Archive for the ‘Technical’ Category

Concordia Damen nominated to build new, sustainable training vessel for STC Group

Concordia Damen nominated to build new,  sustainable training vessel for STC Group
Training vessel Ab Initio Concordia Damen nominated to build new,  sustainable training vessel for STC Group Following a competitive European tender process, Concordia Damen has been nominated to build a new training vessel for the STC Group. The new vessel will be used in the training of students...
April 3rd, 2020 | Maritime Education and Training, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL’s remote surveys surge with 15,000 completed since launch

DNV GL’s remote surveys surge with 15,000 completed since launch
DNV GL introduced remote surveys in October 2018. More than 15,000 surveys have been completed remotely since then. DNV GL’s remote surveys surge with 15,000 completed since launch Hamburg/Høvik, 26 March 2020: The impact of the global COVID-19 crisis has reinforced the value of DNV GL’s industry...
March 26th, 2020 | Classification Societies, Health and Safety, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

MAN Cryo develops liquefied methane terminal in Swedish port city Oxelösund

MAN Cryo develops liquefied methane terminal in Swedish port city Oxelösund
.. MAN Cryo develops liquefied methane terminal in Swedish port city Oxelösund Multi-functional terminal extends Swedish methane infrastructure significantly and improves access for the country’s industry Augsburg, 26th of March 2020 −  OxGas, a company fully owned by the Port of Oxelösund in...
March 26th, 2020 | Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

DFDS automates procurement processes with new SERTICA integration developed by MAN Energy Solutions and Logimatic.

DFDS automates procurement processes with new SERTICA integration developed by MAN Energy Solutions and Logimatic.
. DFDS automates procurement processes with new SERTICA integration developed by MAN Energy Solutions and Logimatic. Logimatic and MAN Energy Solutions collaborate to standardize the exchange of RFQ and PO information between shipping companies and suppliers. A direct integration between the procurement...
March 26th, 2020 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

LOC China appoints Shi Wenchao as Managing Director

LOC China appoints Shi Wenchao as Managing Director
LOC China appoints Shi Wenchao as Managing Director LOC Group, the premier international engineering and marine consulting firm, is pleased to announce the appointment of Shi Wenchao to the role of Managing Director of LOC China. Shi Wenchao will be based in Shanghai and will oversee the Group’s Chinese...
March 26th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Technical | Read More

Wärtsilä simulation technology creating an essential testing environment for smart marine solutions

Wärtsilä simulation technology creating an essential testing environment for smart marine solutions
The Wärtsilä navigation simulator is an essential enabler in the ISTLAB project aimed at creating a testing environment for smart autonomous vessels. Photo: SAMK / Pekka Lehmuskallio Wärtsilä simulation technology creating an essential testing environment for smart marine solutions Wärtsilä...
March 23rd, 2020 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Chugoku Marine Paints: Solvent-free epoxy for water ballast tanks

Chugoku Marine Paints: Solvent-free epoxy for water ballast tanks
Chugoku Marine Paints: Solvent-free epoxy for water ballast tanks Chugoku Marine Paints to supply solvent-free epoxy for MR tanker newbuildings’ water ballast tanks in South Korea (Hyundai Mipo Dockyard) Following many years of extensive prototype trials in field tests, Chugoku Marine Paints, Ltd.,...
March 23rd, 2020 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Tankers, Technical, Technology | Read More

Charting a Course for the Future at the International Wind Propulsion Forum

Charting a Course for the Future at the International Wind Propulsion Forum
MV Ankie – ventifoil Charting a Course for the Future at the International Wind Propulsion Forum A tail wind is strengthening in the industry when it comes to decarbonisation, with an increasing number of companies assessing, trialling and installing wind propulsion solutions and it was with that...
March 20th, 2020 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Technical, Technology | Read More

NAPA, ClassNK and JMU confirm viability of 3D model-based approval with new feasibility study

NAPA, ClassNK and JMU confirm viability of 3D model-based approval with new feasibility study
Trial of 3D model based approval using NAPA Designer NAPA, ClassNK and JMU confirm viability of 3D model-based approval with new feasibility study Successful trial sets the scene for faster, easier approvals, and it lays the foundations for commercial digital twin applications Tokyo – 19 March...
March 19th, 2020 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

StormGeo and DNV GL sign MoU to accelerate maritime data sharing

StormGeo and DNV GL sign MoU to accelerate maritime data sharing
Veracity Portal Oslo, 18 March 2020: StormGeo and DNV GL announced today that they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to drive digitalization and data standardization in the maritime industry. In the MoU, both parties aim to strengthen the presence and integration of StormGeo’s fleet...
March 19th, 2020 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

How ABB technology is supporting a sustain-able future for Arctic shipping

How ABB technology is supporting a sustain-able future for Arctic shipping
How ABB technology is supporting a sustainable future for Arctic shipping. Image credit – Sovcomflot How ABB technology is supporting a sustain-able future for Arctic shipping High in the Arctic Circle lies the Northern Sea Route, one of the planet’s vital shipping arteries. It cuts a journey...
March 16th, 2020 | Arctic Shipping, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Studio Navale, COVID-19 Announcement

Studio Navale, COVID-19 Announcement
Studio Navale, COVID-19 Announcement Important information about Studio Navale reaction for the COVID-19 case WE STAY HOME!  In continuation of the Hellenic Government announcement about the infection of the Novel COVID-19, known as corona-virus, Studio Navale aims to continue business as...
March 13th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Technical | Read More

Significant ships of 2019

Significant ships of 2019
Significant Ships of 2019 Comprising a selection of around 35 newbuildings over 100m in length delivered during the year, the 2019 edition of Significant Ships will be published in February 2020. Featuring general arrangements, ship descriptions, technical particulars and photographs, the publication...
March 13th, 2020 | Books, RINA (Royal Institution of Naval Architects, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Initial sea trials successfully completed by Wärtsilä & PSA Marine’s ground-breaking ‘IntelliTug’ project

Initial sea trials successfully completed by Wärtsilä & PSA Marine’s ground-breaking ‘IntelliTug’ project
A PSA Marine Tug Master providing feedback on the smart navigation system during a usability test conducted on Wärtsilä’s autonomous ship simulator. Initial sea trials successfully completed by Wärtsilä & PSA Marine’s ground-breaking ‘IntelliTug’ project Wärtsilä Corporation,  13...
March 13th, 2020 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Accidents, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

MAN Re-Enters Finnish Market with Baltic Order

MAN Re-Enters Finnish Market with Baltic Order
Graphical rendering of the ‘MySTAR’, which will be powered by 5 × MAN 8L51/60DF dual-fuel main engines (picture courtesy RMC) MAN Re-Enters Finnish Market with Baltic Order MAN 51/60DF engines running on LNG to power innovative Estonian shuttle ferry built by RMC Copenhagen, 11th March 2020 − MAN...
March 11th, 2020 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Common Structural Rules Software updated with multiple improvements

Common Structural Rules Software updated with multiple improvements
The Lloyd’s Register bulding in the City Common Structural Rules Software updated with multiple improvements. 10 March 2020 – Common Structural Rules Software LLC, a joint venture company formed by Lloyd’s Register (LR) and the American Bureau of Shipping (ABS), has released updates with...
March 10th, 2020 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

GE LM500 Engines to Power Four New CHAMSURI II-Class Patrol Boats for Republic of Korea Navy

GE LM500 Engines to Power Four New CHAMSURI II-Class Patrol Boats for Republic of Korea Navy
GE LM500 marine gas turbine GE LM500 Engines to Power Four New CHAMSURI II-Class Patrol Boats for Republic of Korea Navy EVENDALE, OHIO (March 9, 2020) — GE Marine announced that its 4.6 MW LM500 marine gas turbines will power ships 13 through 16 of the Republic of Korea Navy’s PKX-B patrol...
March 9th, 2020 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Technical, Technology | Read More

Vafias Group announces the delivery of its 31st ship under construction in Japan!

Vafias Group announces the delivery of its 31st ship under construction in Japan!
The LPG “ECO TEXIANA” Vafias Group announces the delivery of its 31st ship under construction in Japan! The LPG ECO TEXIANA 5000 cbm fully pressurized VCM carrier was delivered from MURAKAMI shipyard in Japan and was named by the ambassador of Japan in Greece his excellency mr Yasuhiro Shimizu The...
March 5th, 2020 | LPG, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Sperry Marine delivers VisionMaster FT bridge for research vessel Belgica

Sperry Marine delivers VisionMaster FT bridge for research vessel Belgica
The “Belgica” Sperry Marine delivers VisionMaster FT bridge for research vessel Belgica State-of-the-art oceanographic research vessel Belgica was launched on February 11, 2020 at Astilleros Freire shipyard in Vigo, Spain, equipped with a Sperry Marine integrated bridge system. The result...
March 4th, 2020 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

MacGregor secures deck machinery and cargo handling solution contract for the US Coast Guard Polar Security Cutter programme

MacGregor secures deck machinery and cargo handling solution contract for the US Coast Guard Polar Security Cutter programme
. MacGregor secures deck machinery and cargo handling solution contract for the US Coast Guard Polar Security Cutter programme CARGOTEC CORPORATION,  3 MARCH 2020 AT 10:00 AM EET – MacGregor secures deck machinery and cargo handling solution contract for the US Coast Guard Polar Security Cutter...
March 3rd, 2020 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Bureau Veritas issues Approval for the Design of a ‘Cryo-Powered Regas’ System for FSRUs

Bureau Veritas issues Approval for the Design of a ‘Cryo-Powered Regas’ System for FSRUs
Photo taken at the Tokyo offices of MOL (L to R): H.G. Son, DSME Tokyo Representative; Kazuo Yamashita, Country Chief Executive, Bureau Veritas Marine & Offshore, Japan; Yoshikazu Kawagoe, Senior Managing Executive Officer and Chief Technical Officer, Mitsui O.S.K. Lines; and Hiroyuki Nakano, Executive...
March 3rd, 2020 | Classification Societies, Gas, News, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

Babcock Celebrates UK Engineering Excellence on-board HMS Prince of Wales aircraft carrier

Babcock Celebrates UK Engineering Excellence on-board HMS Prince of Wales aircraft carrier
HMS Prince of Wales visits Liverpool Babcock Celebrates UK Engineering Excellence on-board HMS Prince of Wales aircraft carrier Today, Babcock is delighted to take part in an event on – board HMS Prince of Wales, to celebrate the engineering achievement and national endeavours of those that contributed...
March 2nd, 2020 | Military, Technical, Technology | Read More

Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 certified for installation on Chinese-flagged vessels

Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 certified for installation on Chinese-flagged vessels
  Alfa Laval PureBallast reactors  Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 certified for installation on Chinese-flagged vessels Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 has become one of the first non-Chinese ballast water treatment solutions to be type approved by the China Classification Society. With the Chinese type approval...
March 2nd, 2020 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä and partners to pursue greater fuel efficiency in major EU-funded project

Wärtsilä and partners to pursue greater fuel efficiency in major EU-funded project
The bow-mounted wing captures wave energy and dampens the ship’s motion. Wärtsilä and partners to pursue greater fuel efficiency in major EU-funded project Wärtsilä Corporation, 2 March 2020 at 10 am EET – The technology group Wärtsilä, together with a consortium of six other industry...
March 2nd, 2020 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

HESGB 25th Anniversary surpasses any previous event

HESGB 25th Anniversary surpasses any previous event
HESGB president Dimitris Monioudis’ welcome speech HESGB 25th Anniversary surpasses any previous event a note by Anny Zade With Dimitris Monioudis at the helm, his super team of members and the events secretariat, this HESGB (Hellenic Engineers Society of Great Britain) Anniversary, its Silver...
March 1st, 2020 | Anniversaries, Associations, Charity, Clubs, Events, Food and Drink, People and Places, Social Columns, Technical, Technology | Read More