Archive for the ‘Marine Equipment’ Category

Accolades and an order for Fibrelight Emergency ladders

Accolades and an order for Fibrelight Emergency ladders
The Fibrelight Emergency Ladder deployed Fibrelight Developments has now received three exciting and tangible accolades for their Fibrelight Emergency Ladder. First, following exacting testing, the Emergency Ladder was granted the all-important SOLAS Certificate of Type Approval SAS S120038 by Lloyd’s...
September 7th, 2012 | Marine Equipment, News, Safety and Security | Read More

Wärtsilä to supply main engines for nine ships to be built for Kuwait Oil Tanker

Wärtsilä to supply main engines for nine ships to be built for Kuwait Oil Tanker
Wärtsilä RT-flex82T Wärtsilä Corporation, 19 July 2012 at 10 am EET – Wärtsilä’s RT-flex common rail engine technology provides environmental benefits including low fuel consumption and reductions in exhaust emissions. The engine waste heat is utilized to produce onboard electricity....
July 19th, 2012 | Marine Equipment, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Kleven orders 400-tonne advanced offshoreMacGregor crane from Cargotec –

  400t active heave compensatedMacGregor offshore crane onboard North Sea Giant. – Kleven orders 400-tonne advanced offshoreMacGregor crane from Cargotec – 17 July 2012Cargotec has secured a substantial new contract from Norwegian company Kleven Maritime. Delivery includes a 400-tonne...
July 17th, 2012 | Marine Equipment | Read More

Lloyds Register’s Technical Investigation engineers analyse a wide range of failures, both marine and land-based.

Lloyds Register’s Technical Investigation engineers analyse a wide range of failures, both marine and land-based.
Peter Filcek delivering his paper Medium speed diesel engines are the most common power source in the marine industry and since the formation of Lloyd’s Registers  Technical Investigation Department in 1947, LR has have accumulated a wealth of data which can be used to improve the design, materialsand...
April 30th, 2012 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Marine Equipment, Technical | Read More

Brazil’s Belov switches to SAAB Seaeye

Brazil’s  Belov switches to SAAB Seaeye
For working Brazil’s vast oil fields – bigger in size than the State of Florida – Brazilian-based underwater operator, Belov Engenharia, has switched to Saab Seaeye ROVs. It is the first purchase of Saab Seaeye vehicles by Belov, founded in 1981 and a key provider of services across...
December 6th, 2011 | Marine Equipment, Oceanology, Oil Industry, Underwater Shipping | Read More

ABB Onboard DC Grid

 ABB Onboard DC Grid breakthrough Offshore owner first o opt for energy saving power distribution system ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has secured a pioneering first order for its innovative Onboard DC Grid concept, which was launched in May 2011. The company is to equip a...
November 24th, 2011 | Marine Equipment | Read More