Archive for the ‘Shiprepair’ Category

Mark Prendergast to retire from Harris PYE engineering group in May 2020

Mark Prendergast to retire from Harris PYE engineering group in May 2020
Mark Prendergast Mark Prendergast to retire from Harris PYE engineering group in May 2020 Mark Prendergast, Chief Executive Officer of Harris Pye Engineering Group, a Joulon company has announced that he is to retire on 30 May 2020. The Harris Pye Engineering Group, global specialists in the provision...
May 23rd, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Company Profiles, Drill ships, Energy, Environment, Gas, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Person Profiles, Ship Conversions, Shiprepair, Supply ships, Technical | Read More

Underwater rudder operation in Dubai

Underwater rudder operation in Dubai
  Hydrex diver performing welding work on the rudder. Underwater rudder operation in Dubai Hydrex as contacted by the owner of a 193-meter roro ship to secure both rudders of the vessel. This would allow the OEM to safely perform repairs on the rudders from inside the engine room. A team of the...
May 21st, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

3DMSI scans the horizon and identifies a great opportunity

3DMSI scans the horizon and identifies a great opportunity
The 3DMSI laser scanner at work in Falmouth Dry Dock 3DMSI scans the horizon and identifies a great opportunity Imagine there was a technology that could provide a 3D scan of the interior and exterior of a ship, including its systems, and synchronise that with the data provided by the ship’s own onboard...
May 20th, 2019 | Finance, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Gibdock converts ferry to run on LNG fuel

Gibdock converts ferry to run on LNG fuel
The “Napoles” Gibdock converts ferry to run on LNG fuel Gibraltar’s Gibdock shipyard has completed a major conversion project so that the Baleària ferry Napoles can operate using LNG as fuel. The three-month project – possibly the most complex and demanding ever undertaken by the...
May 10th, 2019 | Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

HullWiper signs hull cleaning frame agreement with Equinor ASA

HullWiper signs hull cleaning frame agreement with Equinor ASA
HullWiper’s Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) gears up to clean vessel hull. HullWiper signs hull cleaning frame agreement with Equinor ASA   World-class hull cleaning technology to service fleet Norway, 24 April 2019 – HullWiper Ltd has signed a hull cleaning frame agreement with Equinor ASA...
April 24th, 2019 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Shiprepair, Technology | Read More

WinGD and ExxonMobil co-operate to advance adoption of smart shipping technology

WinGD and ExxonMobil co-operate to advance adoption of smart shipping technology
WinGD and ExxonMobil co-operate to advance adoption of smart shipping technology – WinGD and ExxonMobil co-operate to advance adoption of smart shipping technology Deal integrates the benefits of WinGD’s WiDE predictive maintenance system with ExxonMobil’s Mobil Serv℠ Cylinder Condition...
April 9th, 2019 | Bunkering, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair | Read More

Grand opening of EXPOSHIPPING Istanbul today !

Grand opening of EXPOSHIPPING Istanbul today !
From the opening Grand opening of EXPOSHIPPING Istanbul today ! The Region’s Largest Maritime & Shipbuilding Industry Exhibition and Conference Started Today! An international maritime industry affair, Exposhipping Istanbul is set to welcome more than 6,000 trade professionals globally. On the...
April 2nd, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Trident – a Wärtsilä company further extends its underwater servicing capabilities with opening of UAE diving centre

Trident – a Wärtsilä company further extends its underwater servicing capabilities with opening of UAE diving centre
Underwater services Trident – a Wärtsilä company further extends its underwater servicing capabilities with opening of UAE diving centre Wärtsilä Corporation, 1 April 2019 at 2.30 pm EEST Trident, a subsidiary of the technology group Wärtsilä is strengthening its underwater-related servicing...
April 1st, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Strong year confirms Marseille Fos growth trend

Strong year confirms Marseille Fos growth trend
Marseille Volumes last year in key areas of activity confirmed Marseille Fos as the leading French cargo and cruise port – a result matched by dynamic progress at its logistics and industrial sites.     Total cargo throughput improved 1% on 2017 to 81 million tonnes.  Standout performances included...
January 24th, 2019 | Markets, News, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shiprepair, Statistics, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
17-Jan-2019 DOCKING/UNDOCKING HALTED Dammam, Saudi Arabia Docking/undocking halted Thursday, January 17, 2019, Dammam, Saudi Arabia Ship movements for docking and undocking of ships at Dammam port were suspended by the Port Authority/Marine Department from 10:30 hours local time today (17 January) for...
January 17th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Weather | Read More

Number of ships sailing with Selektope®-powered antifouling coatings set to double in 2019

Number of ships sailing with Selektope®-powered antifouling coatings set to double in 2019
Philip Chaabane, I-Tech CEO. January 2019: The largest single volume order received for the barnacle-repelling antifouling ingredient Selektope® coupled with strong commercial developments in late 2018 will see the number of ships using Selektope®-containing antifouling coatings more than double in...
January 11th, 2019 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

SMS Group – new year, new projects, new colleagues

SMS Group – new year, new projects, new colleagues
An SMS fast fitter UK-based SMS Group kickstarts 2019 with refit wins and new staff  UK-based ship repairer the SMS Group has started the year with a focus on core customers and several major refit wins. The business, Southampton’s leading ship repairer, has begun 2019 on a role by winning several...
January 9th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Shiprepair | Read More

Marseille workshops signal shiprepair training plan

Marseille workshops signal shiprepair training plan
Marseille News from Marseille Fos                                Marseille workshops signal shiprepair training plan  Almost 100 delegates representing shiprepair professionals and their customers have been hosted by the Marseille Fos port authority at a day-long meeting to review current...
December 21st, 2018 | Maritime Education and Training, Shiprepair | Read More

Feadship selects MB92 Group as part of new services network

Feadship selects MB92 Group as part of new services network
.. As announced recently at the Superyacht Forum in Amsterdam, the MB92 Group has been chosen to form part of Feadship’s new Services Network. Alongside Amico & Co, Monaco Marine and Rybovich, the MB92 Group will be exclusive providers of Feadship-approved and certified maintenance, repair and...
November 23rd, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Yachting | Read More

Albwardy Damen celebrates its tenth anniversary

Albwardy Damen celebrates its tenth anniversary
Group photo at the new Dubai Maritime City facility Albwardy Damen celebrated its tenth anniversary on the 15th of November by officially opening its new ship repair facility at Dubai Maritime City (DMC). Over 100 guests from both the regional maritime industry and the Dubai government joined the Albwardy...
November 21st, 2018 | Anniversaries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Wärtsilä Seals & Bearings – keeping you in operation

Wärtsilä Seals & Bearings – keeping you in operation
Approximately 90% of the world’s trade is transported by international shipping, making vessel maintenance of utmost importance to the global economy. Yet despite advancements in marine technology and effective safety measures, groundings, collisions and major breakdowns still happen. In such situations,...
November 15th, 2018 | Groundings, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Accidents, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

HullWiper network expands into Gibraltar with SCAMP

HullWiper network expands into Gibraltar with SCAMP
Arrival of the SCAMP Workboat Palencia II at the Gibraltar Berth after attending to a full cleaning of a 285m commercial vessel. Gibraltar, 12 November 2018 – HullWiper Ltd, in partnership with global provider of ship fuel conservation and underwater services SCAMP, is now offering an affordable,...
November 12th, 2018 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä strengthens its position by acquiring Spanish Burriel Navarro

Wärtsilä strengthens its position by acquiring Spanish Burriel Navarro
Burriel Navarro Wärtsilä strengthens its position as a global operator in the underwater services market by acquiring Spanish Burriel Navarro Wärtsilä Corporation, 31 October 2018 at 4.30 pm EET – The technology group Wärtsilä has acquired Burriel Navarro, S.L, a company operating in underwater...
October 31st, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Mergers and Acquisitions, Shiprepair, Technology | Read More

SMS completes major fast ferry refit in Cherbourg

SMS completes major fast ferry refit in Cherbourg
The Normandie Express Southampton-headquartered ship repairer and marine engineering services provider SMS has completed its second major high speed craft refit in France.  SMS has undocked Brittany Ferries’ Normandie Express in Cherbourg on the Ports of Normandy Authority’s (PNA) ship lift. Over...
October 15th, 2018 | Ship Conversions, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Marseille superyacht repair facility

Marseille superyacht repair facility
THE PORT OF MARSEILLE FOS AND MONACO MARINE SEAL THEIR PARTNERSHIP TO CREATE A MEGA YACHT MAINTENANCE AND REFIT CENTRE IN MARSEILLE On Thursday 20 September 2018, the Port of Marseille Fos and Monaco Marine Marseille officially signed their partnership to create a mega yacht maintenance and refit...
September 28th, 2018 | Ship Conversions, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology, Yachting | Read More

Damen Shipyards Galati opens historical exhibition as part of continuing 125 year anniversary celebrations

Damen Shipyards Galati opens historical exhibition as part of continuing 125 year anniversary celebrations
From the opening ceremony Displaying an extensive collection of historical maritime memorabilia, Damen Shipyards Galati has opened an exhibition in the Lower Danube University in the Romanian city of Galati. The exhibition is part of the yard’s 125 year anniversary celebrations that began with the...
September 10th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Events, Maritime History and Museums, People and Places, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

The end of cavitation damage on running gear

The end of cavitation damage on running gear
Only two layers of Ecoshield are required before a rudder is fully protected. Over the last few months a large number of vessels belonging to eight different owners received Ecoshield protection for their rudders, bow thruster (tunnels) and nozzles. The applications were carried out in shipyards in Turkey,...
September 5th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair | Read More

EXPONAVAL 2018 – Join the UK Group today!

EXPONAVAL 2018 – Join the UK Group today!
THE UK PAVILION AT EXPONAVAL 2018  The four day event comprises an exhibition, conference, senior staff delegations and visiting warships and will focus exclusively on naval defence & maritime security issues and equipment procurement. DOWNLOAD INFORMATION FLYER &...
August 30th, 2018 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

HullWiper secures first cleans at new Australian base

HullWiper secures first cleans at new Australian base
The HullWiper ROV undertakes one of its first cleaning jobs at the Port of Townsville. Eco-friendly hull cleaning service available at the Port of Townsville wins new cleaning contracts in its first month of operation Queensland, Australia, 29 August 2018 – HullWiper Ltd’s underwater hull cleaning...
August 29th, 2018 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair, Technology | Read More

Gibdock completes complex ballast water treatment system retrofit

Gibdock completes complex ballast water treatment system retrofit
The “Zambesi” Now that the IMO’s Ballast Water Management Convention has entered into force, more shipowners than ever before are actively looking at the installation of ballast water treatment systems onboard their vessels. Gibraltar-based Gibdock has the skills and capabilities, and favourable...
August 28th, 2018 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Oceanology, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More