Archive for the ‘Technical’ Category

World-Link appraises Cybersecurity solution at IMarEST UAE

World-Link appraises Cybersecurity solution at IMarEST UAE
90 delegates attended World-Link appraises Cybersecurity solution at IMarEST UAE Dubai, 7 Nov 2019 World-Link Communication in conjunction with the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (IMarEST) UAE Branch hosted a knowledge sharing session for 90 delegates who connected with the...
November 11th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

PEMA launches its official video

PEMA launches its official video
PEMA launches its official video The Port Equipment Manufacturers Association (PEMA) has launched its official video that provides a snapshot of the Association’s vital work in the global ports and terminals sector. Established in 2004, PEMA has grown rapidly – 18 new members have joined the...
November 7th, 2019 | Associations, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Technical | Read More

IntelliTug Project – Autonomous harbour tug takes a big step towards reality

IntelliTug Project – Autonomous harbour tug takes a big step towards reality
Following successful installation of a first-of-its-kind Dynamic Positioning (DP) system onboard the harbour tug ‘PSA Polaris’, trials are now being carried out in the Port of Singapore under real-world conditions. IntelliTug Project – Autonomous harbour tug takes a big step towards reality Wärtsilä...
November 7th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

The BDI falls a point that could be a turning point unless the war begins…

The BDI falls a point that could be a turning point unless the war begins…
John Faraclas The BDI falls a point that could be a turning point unless the war begins… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost a point and now stands at 1,801 points despite the upwards Capes’ mode as all other indices fall. Very cynically, unless we see a war – any war, which we believe that same will...
October 29th, 2019 | Academia, Art and auctions, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Container shipping, Containers, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, IT and Communications, Markets, Military, Paintings and Sculpture, Politics and Government, Shipping Indices, Special Surveys, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Technical, Technology, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Your Transformation Update from Fathom.World 27 Oct. 2019

Your Transformation Update from Fathom.World 27 Oct. 2019
Your Transformation Update from Fathom.World 27 Oct. 2019 Hello and welcome to the week’s Transformation, India’s sudden announced ban of all single use plastics on ships in its waters will certainly get people’s interest this week. While such a move is bold and in line with growing...
October 27th, 2019 | Associations, Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution, Press and Media, Technical, Technology | Read More

Norsepower Rotor Sails confirmed savings of 8.2% fuel and associated CO2 in Maersk Pelican project

Norsepower Rotor Sails confirmed savings of 8.2% fuel and associated  CO2 in Maersk Pelican project
.. Norsepower Rotor Sails confirmed savings of 8.2% fuel and associated  CO2 in Maersk Pelican project Two 30-metre tall Rotor Sails installed match initial fuel saving expectations COPENHAGEN, LONDON, HELSINKI – 24 OCTOBER 2019: Norsepower Oy Ltd., together with project partners Maersk Tankers,...
October 24th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

Lasting protection for scrubbers and outlets

Lasting protection for scrubbers and outlets
Ecospeed applied to inside of new scrubber system. Lasting protection for scrubbers and outlets Last month the inside of the scrubber of a container vessel and the scrubber pipe and outlet of an oil tanker were protected with Ecospeed. Similar applications have been planned for both customers in the...
October 22nd, 2019 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä retrofit will reduce environmental impact of ferry operating in ecologically sensitive waters

Wärtsilä retrofit will reduce environmental impact of ferry operating in ecologically sensitive waters
The German ferry ‘Münsterland’ will be retrofitted with a package of Wärtsilä LNG solutions to minimise its environmental footprint. Copyright: Aktien-Gesellschaft ‘Ems’ Photographer: Peter Andryszak. Wärtsilä retrofit will reduce environmental impact of ferry operating in ecologically...
October 22nd, 2019 | Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Technical, Technology | Read More

GE: World Leader in Naval Electric Drive Power and Propulsion

GE: World Leader in Naval Electric Drive Power and Propulsion
Shown is GE’s LM2500 marine gas turbine. GE: World Leader in Naval Electric Drive Power and Propulsion BUSAN, REPUBLIC OF KOREA (October 21, 2019) – GE’s gas turbine and electric drive power and propulsion systems are proven to meet the most demanding needs of world navies. Today at the MADEX...
October 21st, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Technical, Technology | Read More

ABB to bring autonomous technology to the Port of Singapore

ABB to bring autonomous technology to the Port of Singapore
Tugboat illustration – Image credit ABB ABB to bring autonomous technology to the Port of Singapore ABB signs a landmark contract with Singaporean shipyard Keppel Offshore & Marine to enable autonomous tug operation in 2020 ABB, in collaboration with Keppel O&M’s technology arm, Keppel...
October 21st, 2019 | Ship Conversions, Technical, Technology | Read More

Deltamarin signs design contracts with Merima

Deltamarin signs design contracts with Merima
Deltamarin signs design contracts with Merima Deltamarin has signed two design contracts with Merima Oy, a Finland-based company providing turnkey interior solutions for passenger vessels. The contracts cover HVAC and interior design for Merima’s turnkey areas aboard the ferry newbuildings for Tallink...
October 18th, 2019 | Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

“K” LINE, MOL, & NYK Share Data with ONE through the Common Data Platform “IoS-OP”

“K” LINE, MOL, & NYK Share Data with ONE through the Common Data Platform “IoS-OP”
“K” LINE, MOL, & NYK Share Data with ONE through the Common Data Platform “IoS-OP” Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (”K” LINE), Mitsui O.S.K Lines, Ltd. (MOL), and Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK) have begun sharing of operational data acquired from the monitoring system installed in...
October 18th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Technical, Technology | Read More

Kalmar wins PEMA innovation award

Kalmar wins PEMA innovation award
Innovation leaders: PEMA president, Ottonel Popesco (second from left) with Pekka Yli-Paunu, Pia Vuorela and Jari Hamalainen from Kalmar. Kalmar wins PEMA innovation award Cargo handling solutions provider Kalmar has won the 2019 Port Equipment Manufacturers Association‘s Innovation Award for...
October 17th, 2019 | Associations, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

MSC Cruises returns to Thordon to kep the seashore clean

MSC Cruises returns to Thordon to kep the seashore clean
Thordons’ COMPAC propeller shaft bearings MSC Cruises returns to Thordon to kep the seashore clean Thordon Bearings has received an order to supply a water-lubricated propeller shaft bearing solution to Fincantieri’s Monfalcone shipyard for installation to MSC Seashore, the third...
October 16th, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

IBM: World’s first autonomous research vessel to launch

IBM: World’s first autonomous research vessel to launch
. IBM: World’s first autonomous research vessel to launch IBM Boards Mayflower Autonomous Ship Project IBM Systems, AI, cloud and edge technologies at helm in one of world’s first autonomous transatlantic voyages Mission to expand humankind’s knowledge of the ocean and remove barriers to marine...
October 16th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

DFDS Selects NaturaLINE® Refrigeration Units to Support its Short-Sea Service in a Sustainable Way

DFDS Selects NaturaLINE® Refrigeration Units to Support its Short-Sea Service in a Sustainable Way
Kinder to the environment – Shown here are several of DFDS Logistics’ 50 new 45-foot intermodal containers refrigerated by Carrier Transicold NaturaLINE® units, the only container refrigeration system that uses a natural refrigerant with an ultra-low global warming potential. DFDS Selects NaturaLINE®...
October 15th, 2019 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Reefer Containers, Technical, Technology | Read More

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. joins the International Windship Association

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. joins the International Windship Association
. Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. joins the International Windship Association TOKYO – October 14, 2019: On the back of the recent AIP approval for the Wind Challenger, wind-assisted vessel design by Class NK, Tokyo headquartered MOL O.S.K. Lines Ltd today has announced that it is joining the International...
October 13th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Liner Shipping and Trade, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä Hybrid upgrades will save fuel and reduce greenhouse gas emissions for two offshore supply vessels

Wärtsilä Hybrid upgrades will save fuel and reduce greenhouse gas emissions for two offshore supply vessels
The ’Ocean Art’, one of two Atlantic Offshore vessels to be upgraded with a Wärtsilä Hybrid package. Copyright: Atlantic Offshore Wärtsilä Hybrid upgrades will save fuel and reduce greenhouse gas emissions for two offshore supply vessels Wärtsilä Corporation,  11 October 2019 at 9.30 am EEST The...
October 11th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Technical, 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

GE Marine Gas Turbines Power USS CINCINNATI; Commissioned by United States Navy

GE Marine Gas Turbines Power USS CINCINNATI; Commissioned by United States Navy
Shown is the USS CINCINNATI at its commissioning on October 5, 2019 in Gulfport,Mississippi. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Rosalie Chang. GE Marine Gas Turbines Power USS CINCINNATI; Commissioned by United States Navy EVENDALE, Ohio – (October 7, 2019) – GE Marine’s LM2500...
October 7th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Technical, Technology | Read More

One Sea appoints Riku-Pekka Hägg as chairman with mission to grow Autonomous Ship Alliance

One Sea appoints Riku-Pekka Hägg as chairman with mission to grow Autonomous Ship Alliance
Rikku-Pekka Hägg, chairman ONE SEA One Sea appoints Riku-Pekka Hägg as chairman with mission to grow Autonomous Ship Alliance ONE SEA, the industry alliance  whose primary aim is to lead the way towards an operating autonomous maritime ecosystem by 2025, has appointed Riku-Pekka Hägg as Chairman...
October 7th, 2019 | Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

ClassNK releases “Guidelines for Remote Surveys” – ICT utilization in remote surveys

ClassNK releases “Guidelines for Remote Surveys” – ICT utilization in remote surveys
ClassNK releases “Guidelines for Remote Surveys” – ICT utilization in remote surveys Tokyo – Leading Classification Society ClassNK has released “Guidelines for Remote Surveys” in preparation for carrying out remote surveys (*1) using ICT (Information and Communication Technology) (*2)....
October 4th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL’s Veracity Strengthens Maritime Digitalization with New Asia-Pacific Hub

DNV GL’s Veracity Strengthens Maritime Digitalization with New Asia-Pacific Hub
Magnus Lande, Head of APAC and Commercial Director, Veracity by DNV GL DNV GL’s Veracity Strengthens Maritime Digitalization with New Asia-Pacific Hub Veracity, DNV GL’s open industrial data platform, opens new base in Singapore with the aim to stimulate closer collaboration in the maritime sector...
September 23rd, 2019 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL awards AIPs to DSME for ethylene carrier cargo tank designs

DNV GL awards AIPs to DSME for ethylene carrier cargo tank designs
The certificates were presented at DSME’s booth at Gastech in Houston (left to right): Odin Kwon, Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of DSME, receives the AIP certificates from Johan Petter Tutturen, DNV GL – Maritime Business Director Gas Carriers (image courtesy of DNV GL) DNV GL awards AIPs to DSME...
September 20th, 2019 | Awards, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, News, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hybridization is an attractive option for feeder vessels

Hybridization is an attractive option for feeder vessels
. Hybridization is an attractive option for feeder vessels Dear Viewers, The shipping industry must cut GHG emissions. A new joint study demonstrates how hybrid power systems can make a difference. MAN Energy Solutions, DNV GL and Corvus Energy looked into hybridization options for larger cargo vessels...
September 20th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Container shipping, Containers, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Markets, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More