Archive for the ‘Technical’ Category

British excellence dominates DAME Award finalists

British excellence dominates DAME Award finalists
More than a quarter of products nominated are designed and manufactured by British Marine members The nominations for the prestigious DAME Design Award 2018 have been announced, with British design and innovation shining through as UK products account for 28.6% (18) of the 63 selected entries. As the...
October 19th, 2018 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Bavaria Yachts is relying on 100 percent “Made in Giebelstadt”

Bavaria Yachts is relying on 100 percent “Made in Giebelstadt”
Pressing the restart button at Bavaria Yachts and activating the demoulding of the first hull in the production line-  l to r: Dr. Tobias Brinkmann, Dr. Ralph Kudla, Kai Brandes, Erik Appel and Christian Hartmann); Photo credit: Bavaria Yachts Bavaria Yachts is relying on 100 percent “Made in Giebelstadt” Reinforcement...
October 17th, 2018 | Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology, Yachting | Read More

New Wärtsilä Hybrid Centre will boost sustainable shipping

New Wärtsilä Hybrid Centre will boost sustainable shipping
The new Wärtsilä Hybrid Centre will provide customers with the opportunity to learn more about the Wärtsilä HY hybrid power module. Wärtsilä Corporation, 17 October 2018 at 2 pm EEST – The technology group Wärtsilä has inaugurated its new Hybrid Centre, the first of its kind in the world....
October 17th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Rivertrace to supply Oil Content Monitor for Alfa Laval PureBilge Separator

Rivertrace to supply Oil Content Monitor for Alfa Laval PureBilge Separator
Rivertrace’s Oil Content Monitors (OCM), Smart Bilge Producers of water quality monitoring products Rivertrace, have signed an agreement as a preferred supplier of Oil Content Monitors (OCM) for Alfa Laval PureBilge Separator. Alfa Laval’s PureBilge is the market leading centrifugal type oily...
October 16th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, 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

Chelsea Technologies announces “significant” wash water monitor order from Fuji Electric

Chelsea Technologies announces “significant” wash water monitor order from Fuji Electric
Chelsea Technologies’ Wash Water Monitor Order from Japanese scrubber manufacturer reflects moves by Asian shipowners to align with an industry-wide uptake of scrubber technology  15 OCTOBER 2018 – Chelsea Technologies Group (CTG), a world leader in the design and manufacture of sensors for...
October 15th, 2018 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

Properly preparing boats for winter

Properly preparing boats for winter
Liqui Moly’s Marine Antifreeze LIQUI MOLY presents biodegradable frost protection Marine Antifreeze October 2018 – Boats are mostly stored in the dry over winter. For skippers this means either going to a lot of effort to empty all the water pipes or using a frost protection agent. LIQUI MOLY...
October 11th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

KR upgrades container securing strength assessment software – SeaTrust-LS

KR upgrades container securing strength assessment software – SeaTrust-LS
Korean Register (KR) – an IACS member classification society – has released the latest version of SeaTrust-LS, its container securing strength assessment software. SeaTrust-LS has been significantly enhanced by incorporating KR’s new 2018 guidance for container securing assessment and...
October 11th, 2018 | Associations, Classification Societies, IACS, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Aderco shows the smart way to comply with IMO 2020

Aderco shows the smart way to comply with IMO 2020
Aderco – the world’s leading fuel treatment provider – has launched a new video offering a concise and detailed insight into the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) 2020 sulphur cap. Available on YouTube (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CIHkXjsHklw) the 4:27m video outlines in clear, concise...
October 8th, 2018 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

Two 24 m Explorer Type Motor Yachts delivered to owners

Two 24 m Explorer Type Motor Yachts delivered to owners
. Recently the two Danish Owners Lars and Per Thrane have taken delivery of these two remarkable yachts designed by KNUD E. HANSEN and build by Holland Jachtbouw Zaandam, Netherlands. The yachts have been transferred to Denmark and are safely moored in a marina north of Copenhagen. The yachts are mainly...
October 5th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology, Yachting | Read More

ClassNK releases Guidelines for Vehicles Carrier Structures

ClassNK releases Guidelines for Vehicles Carrier Structures
Tokyo – Leading Classification Society ClassNK has released its Guidelines for Vehicles Carrier Structures. The Guidelines specify the technical requirements specifically related to the structural strength assessments of vehicles carriers by using direct calculation. Vehicles carriers are designed...
October 5th, 2018 | Automobiles, Classification Societies, Regulatory, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

UK’s largest marine simulation training centre to operate using Wärtsilä equipment

UK’s largest marine simulation training centre to operate using Wärtsilä equipment
l to r: Lars Lippuner, Head of Commercial Operations, Warsash School of Maritime Science and Engineering; Alex Ponomarev, Area Sales Manager, Wärtsilä; Muhammad Shafique, Senior Lecturer, Warsash School of Maritime Science and Engineering; Syamantak Bhattacharya, Dean, Warsash School of Maritime Science...
October 5th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Saab Seaeye – Smart torque tool takes off

Saab Seaeye – Smart torque tool takes off
The new small self-calibrating class 1-4 torque tool is bringing considerable savings to torque tool tasks. Considerable savings in major torque intervention projects are reported by five subsea operators who were early to adopt the new smart electric torque tool from TMT and Saab Seaeye and is now available...
October 4th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator Announces Four New Innovation Challenges and Industry Pilots for Safetytech Startups

Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator Announces Four New Innovation Challenges and Industry Pilots for Safetytech Startups
Prof Richard Clegg The latest round of innovation challenges from the Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator, ‘Innovation in Detecting Safety Risks in Critical Infrastructure Industries’, offers startups trial funding and partnerships with leading commercial partners: Scorpio, Pacific International...
October 4th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä and Royal Caribbean extend their partnership to 2028

Wärtsilä and Royal Caribbean extend their partnership to 2028
Allure of the Seas Wärtsilä Corporation,  4 October 2018 at 11.30 am EEST – The marine and cruise industry is moving more and more toward long-term partnerships. Wärtsilä and Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. are leading the way by strengthening their long-term cooperation and extending their...
October 4th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Bloc wins MIT solve competition for coastal communities with Blockchain Shipping Emissions MV Solution

Bloc wins MIT solve competition for coastal communities with Blockchain Shipping Emissions MV Solution
Deanna MacDonald CEO of BLOC presenting at the MIT’s Solve’s Coastal Communities Challenge, for its work in developing shipping Emissions Monitoring Reporting (MRV) solutions. Recognition for project focused on custody chain and traceability for marine fuels as part of instigating blockchain...
October 4th, 2018 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Newport Shipping Group Purchases 100 Scrubbers

Newport Shipping Group Purchases 100 Scrubbers
Newport Shipping’s COO Roy Yap (seated left) and Puyier General Manager Ryan Gao sign a partnership agreement for the supply Puyier’s marine exhaust cleaning systems Newport Shipping Group has purchased 100 scrubbers with options for an additional 100 units from Chinese scrubber manufacturer Weihai...
October 3rd, 2018 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, 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

Daikin Reefer celebrates 50 years of Market – leading reefer innovation

Daikin Reefer celebrates 50 years of Market – leading reefer innovation
Shin Furuta, President, Daikin Reefer, With quality and reliability at its core, Daikin Reefer continues to push the boundaries of reefer technology OSAKA, 27 September 2018: Daikin Reefer, a leading global supplier of container refrigeration equipment, is this month officially celebrating its 50th...
September 27th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Events, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Technical, Technology | Read More

ABB to boost sustainability and efficiency for pioneering superyacht

ABB to boost sustainability and efficiency for pioneering superyacht
ABB’s Onboard DC Grid™ on a superyacht – illustration ABB will deliver electric, digital and connected solutions for one of the first superyachts built to meet strict new emissions standards. The 80-meter superyacht, built at the Nobiskrug shipyard in Germany, will feature a wide scope of ABB’s...
September 27th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology, Yachting | Read More

Wärtsilä HY hybrid power module gets further validation with AIP from ABS

Wärtsilä HY hybrid power module gets further validation with AIP from ABS
The innovative Wärtsilä HY hybrid power module establishes a new benchmark in hybrid marine propulsion. Wärtsilä Corporation,  27 September 2018 at 10.30 am EEST – The technology group Wärtsilä’s hybrid power module, the innovative Wärtsilä HY, has been granted Approval in Principle...
September 27th, 2018 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

Businesses must digitise trade documents to get on board the UK’s export drive

Businesses must digitise trade documents to get on board the UK’s export drive
Simon Streat of Bolero International. Businesses must digitise trade documents to get on board the UK’s export drive By Simon Streat, VP Product Strategy, Bolero International Expanding the UK’s export trade has become a vital strategic objective for everyone in business and government. While the...
September 26th, 2018 | Comment, IT and Communications, Markets, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

IIMS launches its unique Marine Surveying International Fest 2018

IIMS launches its unique Marine Surveying International Fest 2018
A rolling 24-hour extravaganza for marine surveyors and anyone who touches the surveying profession – no need to leave your office to take part! Most professions and many activities increasingly recognise their own special international days. Such examples are World Radio Day and International...
September 26th, 2018 | Associations, Technical, Technology | Read More

Celebrating the UK’s Year of Engineering at INEC/iSCSS … and Exhibitions News

Celebrating  the UK’s Year of Engineering at INEC/iSCSS … and Exhibitions News
18 countries represented by speakers and delegates STEM Day being held for students from four schools at INEC/iSCSS Young presentation authors also being lauded In less than two weeks speakers and delegates from 18 countries will meet in Glasgow at INEC 2018 – the 14th International Naval Engineering...
September 24th, 2018 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Technical, Technology | Read More

Vittoria Shipyard launches the “Rome-Moscow” tug for the Russian Federation

Vittoria Shipyard launches the “Rome-Moscow” tug for the Russian Federation
The “РИМ—MОСКВА” (Rome-Moscow) tug The eight million euro vessel will be deployed in the operations to dismantle nuclear submarines in the Barents Sea The Company President Duò said: “With this build we strengthen our positioning in the domestic and international harbour and...
September 24th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More