Archive for the ‘Shiprepair’ Category

Key wind-assist propulsion installation starts North Sea operations

Key wind-assist propulsion installation starts North Sea operations
The maiden voyage of the Ankie using the 2 Ventifoils sailing on a trip for Wagenborg Key wind-assist propulsion installation starts North Sea operations Spijk, Netherlands – During the docking of the MV Ankie of Jan van Dam Shipping in January 2020 at the Royal Niestern Sander shipyard, the first...
February 17th, 2020 | Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Sefine Shipyard Turkey and Stone Marine Shipcare in new partnership.

Sefine Shipyard Turkey and Stone Marine Shipcare in new partnership.
.. Sefine Shipyard Turkey and Stone Marine Shipcare in new partnership. Stone Marine Shipcare is delighted to be opening a fully equipped propeller repair and modification base at the Sefine Shipyard in Turkey. The shipyard has been growing rapidly since it first opened in 2005 and Suleyman Yilmaz...
February 9th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technology | Read More

The benefits of a fast and easy Ecospeed application

The benefits of a fast and easy Ecospeed application
Applying Ecospeed is straightforward and easy to learn. The benefits of a fast and easy Ecospeed application Subsea Industries coating systems offer many benefits to shipowners, ship managers and operators. This article takes a look at how applying Ecospeed (or any other Subsea Industries coating) to...
February 3rd, 2020 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Harland and Wolff awarded first contract

Harland and Wolff awarded first contract
.. Harland and Wolff awarded first contract InfraStrata plc (“InfraStrata” or the “Company”) Award of Contract InfraStrata plc (AIM: INFA), the UK quoted company focused on strategic infrastructure projects and physical asset life-cycle management, is pleased to announce today...
December 6th, 2019 | Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

ClassNK Magazine 86th Edition

ClassNK Magazine 86th Edition
. ClassNK Magazine 86th Edition The latest issue of the ClassNK Magazine is available for download here or to view online at the following link: ClassNK Magazine 86 This edition includes a selection of articles about projects supported by ClassNK and its partners, such as: Insights from Mr. Fumihiko...
December 2nd, 2019 | Classification Societies, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Babcock completes NorthLink ferry docking

Babcock completes NorthLink ferry docking
The “Hildasay” in the  drydock Babcock completes NorthLink ferry docking Babcock International, the Aerospace and Defence company, has successfully completed the dry docking of MV Hildasay. The NorthLink freight ferry, which runs between mainland Scotland and the Northern Isles of Orkney...
November 27th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair | Read More

HullWiper wins Environmental accolade

HullWiper wins Environmental accolade
Bjorn Bijma – Director, Technical and Fleet Operations, CSL Australia (sponsors of the award) and Paul Weston – HullWiper representative. HullWiper wins Environmental accolade Underwater hull cleaning solution recognised at  DCN Australian Shipping & Maritime Industry Awards  Melbourne,...
November 18th, 2019 | Awards, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair | Read More

Study demonstrates improved vessel power efficiency, reduced speed loss with PPG marine hull coatings

Study demonstrates improved vessel power efficiency, reduced speed loss with PPG marine hull coatings
The study used the hull performance analysis methodology developed by DNV GL to analyze the performance of various major vessel types, including LNG carriers, bulk carriers, crude oil tankers and cruise vessels. Study demonstrates improved vessel power efficiency, reduced speed loss with PPG marine hull...
November 12th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technology | Read More

Veristar Equipment, the latest BV platform, supports manufacturers

Veristar Equipment, the latest BV platform, supports manufacturers
Laurent Hentges, Vice-President, Operational Excellence Veristar Equipment, the latest BV platform, supports manufacturers Released today: Veristar Equipment is an online platform for equipment manufacturers providing a seamless, efficient and transparent process from start to finish Easy for manufacturers...
October 10th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

LR awards world’s first digital type approval to HHI.

LR awards world’s first digital type approval to HHI.
LR awards world’s first digital type approval to HHI LR awards world’s first digital type approval to HHI. 19 August 2019 – Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. (HHI) has received type approval from Lloyd’s Register (LR) for the network security digital component of its Integrated Smartship Solution...
August 19th, 2019 | Classification Societies, News, Regulatory, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

LOC Group opens new office in Hamburg, Germany

LOC Group opens new office in Hamburg, Germany
LOC Group opens new office in Hamburg, Germany Entry into Germany enables LOC to develop the Renewables and Shipping offering in Europe  LOC has opened a new office in Hamburg, Germany, to develop the Renewables and Shipping offering of the Group within the region. This will be the Group’s sixth...
June 20th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

HullWiper announces first Americas operations base for the Panama Canal

HullWiper announces first Americas operations base for the Panama Canal
HullWiper’s Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) gears up to clean vessel hull. HullWiper announces first Americas operations base for the Panama Canal  In partnership with Talleres Industriales to offer eco-friendly hull cleaning for vessels transiting key waterway Panama, 3 June 2019 – Vessels transiting...
June 3rd, 2019 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair | Read More

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