Archive for the ‘Technical’ Category

MAN Cryo to Supply Icebreaking RoRos with Fuel Gas Supply System

MAN Cryo to Supply Icebreaking RoRos with Fuel Gas Supply System
Graphical rendering of the new RoRo vessel (picture courtesy Wallenius SOL) MAN Cryo to Supply Icebreaking RoRos with Fuel Gas Supply System Dual-fuel 9L28/32DF engines included in MAN scope of supply Copenhagen, 22nd January 2020 MAN Cryo – MAN Energy Solutions’ marine LNG fuel-gas-system manufacturer...
January 22nd, 2020 | Bunkering, Icebreakers, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

LOC Renewables hosts International Workshop on Offshore Wind Energy (IWOWE) in China

LOC Renewables hosts International Workshop on Offshore Wind Energy (IWOWE) in China
DR RV Ahilan LOC Renewables hosts International Workshop on Offshore Wind Energy (IWOWE) in China LOC Group was pleased to jointly host a workshop with Harbin Engineering University (HEU),  Ocean University of China and City, University of London in Qingdao, China, on 18 and 19 December 2019. The event...
January 22nd, 2020 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Technical, Technology | Read More

Babcock’s LGE business wins first cargo handling system contract for new ethane ships at Jiangnan Shipyard

Babcock’s LGE business wins first cargo handling system contract for new ethane ships at Jiangnan Shipyard
… Babcock’s LGE business wins first cargo handling system contract for new ethane ships at Jiangnan Shipyard Babcock’s LGE business, the global leader in liquid gas solutions, has won a cargo handling system design and supply contract for two Very Large Ethane Carriers (VLEC) at China’s...
January 20th, 2020 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

PEMA announces appointment of Head of Technology

PEMA announces appointment of Head of Technology
​ Pat O’Leary PEMA announces appointment of Head of Technology The Port Equipment Manufacturers Association (PEMA) has appointed Pat O’Leary as its first dedicated Head of Technology, a non-remunerated role to support the Association’s growing editorial output on key challenges facing the global...
January 17th, 2020 | Associations, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä solutions supporting environmentally sustainable performance for two new cruise ships

Wärtsilä solutions supporting environmentally sustainable performance for two new cruise ships
Wärtsilä will supply a comprehensive package of integrated solutions designed to support and enhance the efficiency and environmental sustainability of two new World Class cruise vessels being built by Chantiers de l‘Atlantique for MSC Cruises. Copyright MSC1: MSC Cruises, MSC2: Chantiers de l‘Atlantique. Wärtsilä...
January 17th, 2020 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Adnavem enables sustainable container shipping by launching the Greenest Choice

Adnavem enables sustainable container shipping by launching the Greenest Choice
Andreas Wramsmyr CEO Adnavem Adnavem enables sustainable container shipping by launching the Greenest Choice  The tech company is launching a new service on their online marketplace allowing companies to easily identify the greenest route and consciously choose transport modes with the least impact...
January 15th, 2020 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

ABS Participates in Seminar at the National Technical University of Athens

ABS Participates in Seminar at the National Technical University of Athens
  Dr. Chris Leontopoulos ABS Participates in Seminar at the National Technical University of Athens ABS Greece was invited by the National Technical University of Athens to deliver a seminar on propulsion shafting systems. The lecture took place on the 4 December, 2019 to a group of graduate and...
January 13th, 2020 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Technical, Technology | Read More

New BridgeLink Smart Maintenance service optimises remote support and intervention for critical bridge equipment

New BridgeLink Smart Maintenance service optimises remote support and intervention for critical bridge equipment
The BridgeLink Smart Maintenance Application provides pro-active support to reduce potential down-time and increase efficiency of bridge equipment. New BridgeLink Smart Maintenance service optimises remote support and intervention for critical bridge equipment Pro-active support and maintenance increase...
January 8th, 2020 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä Exhaust Gas Cleaning system gets CCS Type Approval

Wärtsilä Exhaust Gas Cleaning system gets CCS Type Approval
The Wärtsilä Exhaust Gas Cleaning System installed onboard the ’New Treasure’ has received CCS Type Approval. Copyright: Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Wärtsilä Exhaust Gas Cleaning system gets CCS Type Approval Wärtsilä Corporation,  7 January 2020 at 10 am EET – The technology group Wärtsilä’s...
January 7th, 2020 | Technical, Technology | Read More

IUA publishes future tech insight

IUA publishes future tech insight
Tom Hughes IUA publishes future tech insight The deployment of 5G wireless networks is likely to be the single biggest technological change for society over the next few years. This is because it will act as an enabler, laying the foundations for many other new developments – from communication using...
January 6th, 2020 | Associations, Insurance and Reinsurance, IT and Communications, IUA, Marine Insurance, Technical, Technology | Read More

KVH and Kongsberg Digital Successfully Install First Integrated Maritime IoT System on Active Working Vessel

KVH and Kongsberg Digital Successfully Install First Integrated Maritime IoT System on Active Working Vessel
Simrad Echo KVH Watch Antenna KVH and Kongsberg Digital Successfully Install First Integrated Maritime IoT System on Active Working Vessel The vessel, owned and operated by Kongsberg, is using KVH WatchTM IoT Connectivity as a Service and the Kognifai Vessel Insight platform as part of an innovative...
January 2nd, 2020 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Sea trials of Damen Mexican Navy frigate complete

Sea trials of Damen Mexican Navy frigate complete
Mexican Navy’s POLA-class ARM Reformador Sea trials of Damen Mexican Navy frigate complete ARM Reformador project shows economic impact of local shipbuilding Working in close cooperation, Damen Shipyards Group, the Mexican Navy, subcontractors and suppliers have completed successful sea trials of the...
December 27th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Dutch Cabinet decides to build Combat Support Ship Zr.Ms. Den Helder

Dutch Cabinet decides to build Combat Support Ship Zr.Ms. Den Helder
Combat Support Ship artist impression Dutch Cabinet decides to build Combat Support Ship Zr.Ms. Den Helder On 19 December the Cabinet of the Netherlands’ Government has submitted a so-called D-letter to the Parliament, to begin the construction of the Combat Support Ship Zr.Ms. Den Helder. The D-letter,...
December 20th, 2019 | Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Investigating the causes of early stern tube bearing failure

Investigating the causes of early stern tube bearing failure
… Investigating the causes of early stern tube bearing failure DNV GL’s long-standing efforts to ensure safe performance of aft most propeller shaft bearings continue. The class society has recently updated its oil lubrication acceptance criteria to differentiate between environmentally acceptable...
December 17th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä Vessel Traffic Service to increase efficiency of Europe’s 2nd largest RoRo port

Wärtsilä Vessel Traffic Service to increase efficiency of Europe’s 2nd largest RoRo port
The Wärtsilä VTS will effectively manage vessel traffic in the French harbours of Calais and Boulogne to deliver greater operational efficiency and safety. Wärtsilä Vessel Traffic Service to increase efficiency of Europe’s 2nd largest RoRo port Wärtsilä Corporation, 17 December 2019 at 10...
December 17th, 2019 | Health and Safety, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

Cutting costs by optimizing engine performance and Fuel Compatibility Tester

Cutting costs by optimizing engine performance and Fuel Compatibility Tester
Matthias Winkler, Managing Director CMT Cutting costs by optimizing engine performance and Fuel Compatibility Tester Fuel compatibility and Diesel engine performance measurement, particularly in respect of reducing maintenance cost, was the focus of attention for over a hundred members of the shipping...
December 15th, 2019 | Associations, Bunkering, Climate, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Fifth ABS Hellenic Technical Committee Meeting

Fifth ABS Hellenic Technical Committee Meeting
… Fifth ABS Hellenic Technical Committee Meeting More than 40 maritime industry leaders took part in a lively workshop at the fifth ABS Hellenic Technical Committee. The committee heard from three guest speakers. Joe Baker, Anemoi Marine Technologies, UK, spoke on Flettner Rotors; Georgios Bourtzos,...
December 13th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Technical | Read More

Sulphur readiness and Gas as fuel in the focus of Lloyd’s Register Hellenic Technical Committee (HTC)

Sulphur readiness and Gas as fuel in the focus of Lloyd’s Register Hellenic Technical Committee (HTC)
.. Sulphur readiness and Gas as fuel in the focus of Lloyd’s Register Hellenic Technical Committee (HTC) Almost 60 representatives from the Greek shipping industry, participating at the Lloyd’s Register Hellenic Technical Committee (HTC) convened on 10th December 2019, to have a closer look on the...
December 13th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Technical | Read More

SAL Heavy Lift becomes world’s first with new emissions reduction technology

SAL Heavy Lift becomes world’s first with new emissions reduction technology
SAL Heavy Lift becomes world’s first with new emissions reduction technology Hamburg, 11 December 2019 SAL Heavy Lift sets itself as a green-tech front runner and becomes the first shipping company in the world to adopt a new hydrogen/methanol technology to its fleet. With significant emission reductions...
December 11th, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä & CSSC Huangpu Wenchong Shipbuilding Company Limited agree to jointly develop hybrid vessels for the future

Wärtsilä & CSSC Huangpu Wenchong Shipbuilding Company Limited agree to jointly develop hybrid vessels for the future
The signing of the strategic development agreement between CSSC Huangpu Wenchong Shipbuilding Company Limited and Wärtsilä marks a commitment to cooperate in promoting hybrid propulsion solutions. Wärtsilä & CSSC Huangpu Wenchong Shipbuilding Company Limited agree to jointly develop hybrid vessels...
December 9th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Highly anticipated hybrid electric superyacht launched by luxury sailing yacht builder

Highly anticipated hybrid electric superyacht launched by luxury sailing yacht builder
Baltic 142 Canova; picture by Eva-Stina Kjellman Highly anticipated hybrid electric superyacht launched by luxury sailing yacht builder Danfoss Editron has provided the electrical power equipment and control for Baltic 142 Canova yacht. The yacht is one of the most technologically-advanced, high-performance...
December 3rd, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology, Yachting | Read More

Stream Marine Training launches MCA Approved Engine Course

Stream Marine Training launches MCA Approved Engine Course
l-r: Tony in’t Hout and Patrick McCabe, Directors of Stream Marine’s Technical Training business Stream Marine Training Launches MCA Approved Engine Course Stream Marine Training (SMT) has launched its Approved Engine Course (AEC) part 2, at its Glasgow headquarters.   One of only three...
December 2nd, 2019 | Maritime Education and Training, Technical | 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

Wärtsilä and Silverstream to collaborate on accelerating deployment of air lubrication technology

Wärtsilä and Silverstream to collaborate on accelerating deployment of air lubrication technology
Wärtsilä and Silverstream to collaborate on accelerating deployment of air lubrication technology Wärtsilä Corporation, 2 December 2019 at 2 am EET The technology group Wärtsilä, and Silverstream Technologies, the leading air lubrication solution provider, today announced the signing of a Licence...
December 2nd, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

MacGregor secures orders worth approximately EUR 8 million for port development and naval projects in Europe

MacGregor secures orders worth approximately EUR 8 million for port development and naval projects in Europe
MacGregor secures orders worth approximately EUR 8 million for port development and naval projects in Europe CARGOTEC CORPORATION, 29 NOVEMBER 2019 AT 10 AM EET MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has secured orders to provide MacGregor equipment to a European port development project and TTS products to a...
November 29th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Ports & Terminals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More