Archive for the ‘Marine Equipment Products and Services’ Category

Elcome International Named Gold-Level Technical Service Partner for Cobham SATCOM

Elcome International Named Gold-Level Technical Service Partner for Cobham SATCOM
DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – March 9, 2016 – (Marine NewsWire) Elcome International, the leading marine solutions provider and system integrator in the Middle East and one of the largest marine technology companies in the world, has received Gold status as a Cobham SATCOM Technical Service Partner...
March 9th, 2016 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Orbital Tracking Corp. Expands Product Portfolio…

Orbital Tracking Corp. Expands Product Portfolio…
Orbital Tracking Corp. Expands Product Portfolio with Development of New Dual-Mode Cellular-Satellite Tracking Device Novel Asset Tracking Device to Provide Global Fleet Management, Logistics and Shipping Customers with Ability to Reduce Cargo Theft and Operating Costs AVENTURA, FL – March 9,...
March 9th, 2016 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

MacGregor delivers optimised cargo system upgrades for CSCL in China

MacGregor delivers optimised cargo system upgrades for CSCL in China
The MacGregor Cargo Boost upgrade allows the ship’s payload capacity to increase by 300 high cube FEU on deck and increases cargo system flexibility CARGOTEC CORPORATION, 9 MARCH 2016 AT 10 AM EET – MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has carried out optimised cargo system upgrades for two 14,...
March 9th, 2016 | Container shipping, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions | Read More

Ocenco EEBD replacement saves shipowners 60%

Ocenco EEBD replacement saves shipowners 60%
Lasse Boesen VIKING Global Trade Manager Thousands of Ocenco M-20.2 EEBDs from 2002 will need replacing before 1 July 2017 – and exclusive distributor VIKING is presenting a hard-to-beat business case, not only for replacing expiring units with exactly the same brand, but also for shipowners replacing...
March 9th, 2016 | Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security | Read More

Xervo now offers Boat-in-a-Box for commercial shipping

Lifeboat producer Xervo has now reimagined and redeveloped its Boat-In-A-Box concept to match the needs of the commercial shipping business, and has already landed its first commercial shipping order for delivery in Q2 2016. The new lifeboat combines Xervo’s well-known safety concept with a compact design...
March 8th, 2016 | Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security | Read More

Principal sponsor for 13th INEC

Principal sponsor for 13th INEC
The impressive list of sponsors for INEC 2016, the 13th International Naval Engineering Conference and Exhibition, being held Tuesday 26 – Thursday 28 April 2016 at The Passenger Shed at Brunel’s Old Station, Bristol, UK has been boosted by the announcement of the Babcock International Group as the...
March 7th, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

ABS approval for Harris PYE boiler

ABS approval for Harris PYE boiler
A Harris Pye boiler Harris Pye Engineering has successfully undergone an ABS Product Design Assessment (PDA) for its Tri-fired 45 tph steam boiler. This forms part of the extensive portfolio of superheated and saturated steam boilers now offered by the global engineering company.  The PDA allows Harris...
March 7th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä internal audit reveals deviations in a limited number of fuel consumption tests of marine engines

Wärtsilä internal audit reveals deviations in a limited number of fuel consumption tests of marine engines
Wärtsilä Corporation, Company Announcement 7 March 2016 at 8.30 a.m. EET Wärtsilä internal audit reveals deviations in a limited number of fuel consumption tests of marine engines Wärtsilä Corporation has, at its own initiative, conducted an internal audit of test processes globally. This was...
March 7th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

IMO gives ship owners more time to liaise with ECDIS manufacturers over new IHO ECDIS Standards

IMO gives ship owners more time to liaise with ECDIS manufacturers over new IHO ECDIS Standards
Thomas Mellor, UKHO. The IMO sub-committee on Navigation, Communications and Search and Rescue (NCSR) has extended the transition period for software updates to existing ECDIS for one year to 31 Aug 2017.  The NCSR accepted the IHO’s proposal to give all ship owners using ECDIS more time to be...
March 4th, 2016 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä research project eliminates problem of ‘singing’ propellers

Wärtsilä research project eliminates problem of ‘singing’ propellers
Wärtsilä and City University London have in a joint research project succeeded in identifying the specific design parameters that create the risk of ‘singing’ propellers. Wärtsilä Corporation, Trade press release, 4 March 2016 at 10.30 am EET – A joint research project carried out...
March 4th, 2016 | Academia, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Sea Hawk Paints captures expert advice via Town Hall meetings

Sea Hawk Paints captures expert advice via Town Hall meetings
CLEARWATER, Fla. – (Marine NewsWire) March 3, 2016 – Today Sea Hawk, the world’s leading premium nautical coating brand, announced the expansion of its Customer Advisory Town Hall Meetings during the New England Boat Show held in The Boston Convention Center this February. The Customer Advisory...
March 3rd, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

GE LM2500+G4 Gas Turbine Hybrid Electric Propulsion…

GE LM2500+G4 Gas Turbine Hybrid Electric Propulsion…
GE LM2500+G4 Gas Turbine Hybrid Electric Propulsion System to Power Italian Navy’s PPA Patrol Ship EVENDALE, Ohio (March 3, 2016) –GE’s Marine Solutions announced it will provide the LM2500+G4 gas turbine that will power the Italian Navy’s new Pattugliatori Polivalenti d’Altura (PPA) multipurpose...
March 3rd, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

VSTEP delivered NAUTIS Full Mission Bridge Simulator to HELMEPA

VSTEP delivered NAUTIS Full Mission Bridge Simulator to HELMEPA
Athens, 3rd March 2016 – HELMEPA purchased a NAUTIS DNV Class A FMB Simulator and Instructor Station for training of its fleet members. The simulator was delivered and installed by VSTEP at HELMEPA premises in Athens, Greece. The simulator purchased by HELMEPA included a NAUTIS DNV Class A FMB...
March 3rd, 2016 | Associations, Charity, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

DNV GL SCRUBBER READY – A step ahead of tomorrow’s regulations

DNV GL SCRUBBER READY – A step ahead of tomorrow’s regulations
Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen Hamburg/London,  3 March 2016. DNV GL has created a new class notation to help shipowners prepare their newbuildings for the installation of a scrubber. SCRUBBER READY ensures that the necessary preparations are in place for a smooth and cost-efficient scrubber retrofit at a later...
March 3rd, 2016 | Emissions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Wärtsilä aligns its marine agreements offering by introducing Lifecycle solutions

Wärtsilä aligns its marine agreements offering by introducing Lifecycle solutions
Wärtsilä aligns its marine agreements offering by introducing Lifecycle solutions – with ground-breaking performance guarantee Wärtsilä Corporation, 3 March 2016 at 11.15 am EET – Wärtsilä broadens its range of marine agreement concepts with Lifecycle solutions – an innovative,...
March 3rd, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

New Whale Watching Vessel Receives Volvo Penta Power…

New Whale Watching Vessel Receives Volvo Penta Power…
New Whale Watching Vessel Receives Volvo Penta Power System from Pacific Power Group Kent, Wash., March 2, 2015 – (Marine NewsWire) Pacific Power Group is powering a new custom-built vessel for whale watching with Volvo Penta engines, engine monitoring and throttle controls that will improve the...
March 2nd, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Maersk Container Industry Develops Reefer Solution to Save Container Operators Millions

Maersk Container Industry Develops Reefer Solution to Save Container Operators Millions
Energy consumption is halved whilst still preserving produce quality during transport with the latest software release for Star Cool refrigeration units. The update has solved a technological challenge long thought impossible. The StarConomy reefer control software designed by Maersk Container Industry...
March 2nd, 2016 | Energy, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Technology | Read More

Army, Navy and Airforce gather at SAAB Seaeye

Army, Navy  and Airforce gather at SAAB Seaeye
Students and staff from ACSC on the steps of Saab Seaeye. Officers from an international group representing the army, navy and air force gathered at Saab Seaeye in Fareham, Hampshire. All 40 officers and defence staff were participants in the premier Advanced Command and Staff Course held at HMS Collingwood. The...
March 2nd, 2016 | Education and Training, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military | Read More

Historic call as Rickmers-Linie carries largest Siemens gas turbine to Turkey

Historic call as Rickmers-Linie carries largest Siemens gas turbine to Turkey
Rickmers-Linie was entrusted with the transport of this 485 -tonne gas turbine made by Siemens for a power plant project in Turkey. A special loading operation has taken place in Bremerhaven, involving Rickmers-Linie’s MV RICKMERS HAMBURG, a 485-tonne Siemens gas turbine, a 465-tonne Siemens generator...
March 2nd, 2016 | Energy, Liner Shipping and Trade, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Trade and Commerce | Read More

First of two energy efficient dry cargo vessels coated with Ecospeed

First of two energy efficient dry cargo vessels coated with Ecospeed
The EEVA VG At the end of January the application of newbuild m/s Eeva VG with Ecospeed was finalized. The vessel is the first of two very energy efficient dry cargo carriers managed by VG-Shipping. They will operate in the Baltic region. Both ships are VG EcoCoasters. They are owned by Meriaura...
March 1st, 2016 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

Elcome International to Showcase Latest in Marine Technology at Dubai International Boat Show

Elcome International to Showcase Latest in Marine Technology at Dubai International Boat Show
DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – Feb. 29, 2016 – (Marine NewsWire) Elcome International, the leading marine solutions provider and system integrator in the Middle East and one of the largest marine technology companies in the world, will showcase a full array of the latest technologies at the Dubai...
February 29th, 2016 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Damen signs MOU with Pearlson Shiplift Corporation

Damen signs MOU with Pearlson Shiplift Corporation
left to right: Marcel Karsijns (Director Civil & Modular Constructions, Damen Shipyards Gorinchem), Douglas Pearlson (Founder, Pearlson Shiplift Corporation) The Damen Shipyards Group and Pearlson Shiplift Corporation have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for close cooperation between...
February 26th, 2016 | Construction, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

COMPIT 2016 – Shipping gets more connected, cooperative and smarter

COMPIT 2016 – Shipping gets more connected, cooperative and smarter
Screenshot from DNV GL’s SurveySimulator – A Virtual Reality Training Tool for Ship Surveys Hamburg/Lecce, 26 February 2016. DNV GL will be the main sponsor of the 15th International Conference on Computer and IT Applications in the Maritime Industries (COMPIT), which takes place from 9–11...
February 26th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Expanding Hydrex services even more

Expanding Hydrex services even more
Hydrex containers and equipment in our main warehouse. Phase 2 of the expansion and renovation of the Hydrex headquarters is now nearing its end. While the finishing touches are being put to the refurbishing of the existing locations, our staff have completely settled in at their new offices. A swift...
February 25th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Falck and VIKING Saatsea launch ‘blended learning’ STCW refresher training

Falck and VIKING Saatsea launch ‘blended learning’ STCW refresher training
VIKING Saatsea 1 Falck Safety Services and VIKING Saatsea have signed a preferred partnership agreement to offer unique blended learning STCW refresher training that combines onboard-online theoretical and practical exercises with practical onshore training. The unique training gives the maritime industry...
February 25th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Safety and Security | Read More