Archive for the ‘Shiprepair’ Category

ODEBRECHT OIL & GAS accompanied by managers of ALFASHIP, its Agents in Tenerife visit Capt. Antonio M. Padrón

ODEBRECHT OIL & GAS accompanied by managers of ALFASHIP, its Agents in Tenerife visit Capt. Antonio M. Padrón
Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago, “IMO Maritime Ambassador” and Maritime Authority of Tenerife, received the visit of representatives of ODEBRECHT OIL & GAS accompanied by managers of ALFASHIP, its Agents in Tenerife Capt. Antonio M. Padrón (third from the right) with representatives...
March 26th, 2017 | Associations, Gas, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Shiprepair | Read More

Damen InvaSave external ballast water treatment system receives IMO type approval

Damen InvaSave external ballast water treatment system receives IMO type approval
Damen’s InvaSave team are proud to announce the IMO type approval of their innovative ballast water treatment solution Damen’s award-winning, mobile, ballast water treatment system has received IMO type approval. An external ballast water treatment unit designed primarily for use in ports and harbours,...
March 21st, 2017 | Regulatory, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Keeping dry when the outlook is wet

Keeping dry when the outlook is wet
Hydrex Production Executive Dave Bleyenberg (in blue) overseeing a repair operation Dave Bleyenberg explains how Hydrex Underwater Technologies’ next generation Mobdock and cofferdam designs are changing the way in which thrusters are removed and repaired. The introduction of advanced underwater repair...
March 13th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair | Read More

Burgess Marine completes three refits in three months

Burgess Marine completes three refits in three months
Condor Rapide undergoes refit at Cherbourg Britain’s largest independent ship repairer and marine engineering services provider Burgess Marine has recently completed a hugely successful winter refit season in Cherbourg. Despite Brexit, business has boomed as the company has completed two refits for...
March 1st, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair | Read More

MAN Diesel & Turbo – “Stena Line Signs Up for Online Service”

MAN Diesel & Turbo – “Stena Line Signs Up for Online Service”
Stena CEO, Dan Sten Olsson (front, blue helmet) and Stena Line Technical Director, BjarneKoitrand (white helmet) pictured in Augsburg during a tour of the local MAN PrimeServ facility Agreement covers two superferries in Stena fleet MAN Diesel & Turbo recently signed a contract with Stena Line to...
February 28th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Lisnave reports positive performance from 2016

Lisnave reports positive performance from 2016
Los Angeles Spirit, bought by Teekay Tankers in 2016, at Lisnave. Europe’s biggest shiprepair yard, Lisnave, achieved positive results in 2016 although it was another difficult year for providers of such activity on a global scale. The yard’s directors noted that the sector was strongly affected...
February 21st, 2017 | Company Profiles, News, Reports, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

First collaboration for Sydney City Marine and Damen

First collaboration for Sydney City Marine and Damen
Sydney City Marine has completed its first maintenance docking of a Damen vessel since the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Damen Shipyards Group last year. The works signify the successful cooperation between Damen Services in the Netherlands, the Damen Service Hub in Brisbane and...
February 20th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Damen takes position in the Caribbean

Damen takes position in the Caribbean
… Following the agreement made between the Government of Curaçao and Damen Shipyards Group in September last year, Damen Shiprepair & Conversion (DSC) has taken over the management of the Curaçao Droogdok Maatschappij (CDM) as of February 1st, 2017. The location will continue its activities...
February 3rd, 2017 | Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

HYDREX scores at home and away with afloat hull plate repairs

HYDREX scores at home and away with afloat hull plate repairs
Hydrex designed and built a cofferdam so the yard could work on the shell plating from the inside while the vessel was afloat When a high-speed support ship arrived at a yard in Curaçao needing emergency repairs to hull plating, drydock unavailability created a new dimension to an otherwise standard...
February 2nd, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Harris PYE begins work on Kinshorn Port dry dock gates

Harris PYE begins work on Kinshorn Port dry dock gates
Kishorn Port Dry Dock © Kishorn Port Today (9 January) sees Harris Pye, the global engineering group, begin work on refurbishing the historic dock gates at Kishorn Port, last opened nearly 25 years ago. This will be the first step in making them, and the Kishorn dry-dock, operational once more.  The...
January 9th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical | Read More

René Berkvens receives KIVI Honorary Medal for outstanding work as a shipbuilder

René Berkvens receives KIVI Honorary Medal for outstanding work as a shipbuilder
  Micaela dos Ramos (Director Koninklijk Instituut Van Ingenieurs (KIVI)), René Berkvens (CEO of Damen Shipyards Group), Edward Heerema (CEO Allseas). On December 21, René Berkvens, CEO of Damen Shipyards Group, received the KIVI Honorary Medal for Marine Technology. KIVI (est. 1847) is the professional...
December 22nd, 2016 | Awards, Events, People and Places, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Burgess Marine improves service offering and partners in a framework agreement with Houlder

Burgess Marine improves service offering and partners in a framework agreement with Houlder
Burgess Marine CEO Nick Warren Britain’s largest independent ship repairer and marine engineering services provider Burgess Marine has improved its service offering by obtaining third party accreditation to CE Mark structural steel and aluminium fabrications, and by signing a framework agreement with...
December 22nd, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Harris PYE successfully completes refurb aboard Stena Horizon

Harris PYE successfully completes refurb aboard Stena Horizon
The Stena Horizon The Harris Pye Group has successfully completed refurbishment and rebranding of two key areas on the Stena Horizon – separate catering facilities for travel and freight passengers, The new Metropolitan Grill Restaurant and Freight Truckers lounge which were both unveiled to passengers...
December 13th, 2016 | Cruise Ferry, Ship Conversions, Shiprepair | Read More

Propeller repairs increase as winter approaches

Propeller repairs increase as winter approaches
A Hydrex diver bending propeller blades back in to shape Hydrex Underwater Technology has registered an increase in the number of vessels experiencing propeller damage. Dave Bleyenberg, Hydrex Production Executive, explained: “While winter months usually result in an increase in propeller repairs,...
November 30th, 2016 | Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Marina d’Arechi leasure port invests in the ship repairing and maintenance

Marina d’Arechi leasure port invests in the ship repairing and maintenance
The Marina d’Arechi leisure port, in the gulf of Salerno (very close to Capri island and Sorrento Peninsula), has just confirmed order for a 60 tons carrying capacity boat-cart that is expected to strengthen its ship repairing and maintenance capacity. The new system will be supplied by the Italian...
November 28th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair | Read More

Gibdock welcomes back a familiar guest from Louis Cruises

Gibdock welcomes back a familiar guest from Louis Cruises
The “Thomson Majesty” A familiar cruise ship visitor has returned to Gibdock, with the Gibraltar yard undertaking exacting repair and renewal work on Thomson Majesty, the Thomson-operated luxury vessel owned by Louis Cruises. The project involved two weeks in Gibdock’s No. 1 dock for the...
November 28th, 2016 | News, Shiprepair | Read More

Burgess Marine joins forces with Global Services

Burgess Marine joins forces with Global Services
Staff at Global’s headquarters in Exeter Superyacht specialist acquired by Britain’s largest independent ship repairer Burgess Marine  Britain’s largest independent ship repairer and marine engineering services provider, Burgess Marine, has today completed the acquisition of the Superyacht...
November 3rd, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Mergers and Acquisitions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology, Yachting | Read More

New Mobdock reduces rudder repair costs

New Mobdock reduces rudder repair costs
Hydrex’s new Mobdock takes the drydock out of the rudder repair equation The introduction of a new underwater habitat for rudder repairs is saving shipowners thousands of dollars in emergency drydocking costs, according to Hydrex Underwater Technologies’ Production Executive Dave Bleyenberg. Until...
November 3rd, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Waterway Constructions, Australia, takes delivery of Damen DOP250 pump

Waterway Constructions, Australia, takes delivery of  Damen DOP250 pump
Waterway Constructions, based in Sydney, Australia, has taken delivery of a Damen DOP250 submersible dredge pump. The company is a specialist maritime contractor that undertakes construction, maintenance and refurbishment of maritime structures throughout Australia. It owns one of the largest fleets...
October 17th, 2016 | Construction, Inland Waterways, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Preventive Maintenance achieves 202% Return on Investment for turbochargers

Preventive Maintenance achieves 202% Return on Investment for turbochargers
.. Independent study demonstrates that ABB’s Preventive Maintenance model for turbochargers achieves significant cost and operational benefits Baden, Switzerland. October 17 2016: ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has announced study results which show a 202% return on investment...
October 17th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Damen and NSTC offering ferry crew training course in the Philippines

Damen and NSTC offering ferry crew training course in the Philippines
From the training in the fats ferry Interferry Conference offer demonstrates commitment to maritime safety To mark this year’s Interferry Conference in Manila, the Philippines, Damen Shipyards Group has teamed up with Netherlands Shipping Training Centre (NSTC), Managed by the international maritime...
October 14th, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Gibdock delivers for Seatruck with Clipper service

Gibdock delivers for Seatruck with Clipper service
Clipper Point at GIB Gibdock has extended its extensive track record in the passenger and freight ferry market by redelivering the Seatruck Ferries container/ro-ro vessel Clipper Point on-time, after a fast turnaround 11-day renewal project for the Clipper Group-owned operator. The ship has subsequently...
October 11th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Royal HaskoningDHV and Hyundai to design world’s largest maritime yard of its kind in Saudi Arabia

Royal HaskoningDHV and Hyundai to design world’s largest maritime yard of its kind in Saudi Arabia
Amersfoort, the Netherlands, 11 October 2016 – HaskoningDHV UK Ltd, in consortium with Hyundai Engineering & Construction Co., Ltd., has been selected to perform the Front-End Engineering Design (FEED) for the infrastructure of a world-class and globally competitive maritime yard in Ras...
October 11th, 2016 | Construction, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Capers “cooling” down amid hurricanes and geopolitical chaos…

Capers “cooling” down amid hurricanes and geopolitical chaos…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed up just six points earlier on today at 921, given the low plus level of the Capers; Hurricanes and Geopolitics bring chaos, deaths and total global uncertainty. John Faraclas’ weekly recapitulation of the markets and geopolitics: The BDI was up six points...
October 7th, 2016 | Associations, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marinas, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Tourism, Markets, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Regulatory, Reports, Ship Conversions, Ship Demolitions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Shiprepair, Statistics, Stock Markets, Technical, Technology, Tourism, Weather | Read More

DNV GL Bulk Carrier Forum – Presentations

DNV GL Bulk Carrier Forum – Presentations
The DNV GL office in Piraeus, Greece   DNV GL Bulk Carrier Forum Following the successful DNV GL Bulk Carrier Forum held on 3rd of October at its Piraeus premises, viewers can log on the designated box  provided  herebelow and find the presentations delivered by the society’s experts: CLICK...
October 6th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More