Archive for the ‘Technology’ Category

DSME, NAPA, Korea Maritime and Ocean University, and AVL partner to develop digital ships

DSME, NAPA, Korea Maritime and Ocean University, and AVL partner to develop digital ships
l to r: Odin Kwon, Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering, Deog Hee Doh, Korea Maritime and Ocean University, Naoki Mizutani, NAPA and Marko Dekena, AVL LIST signing the co-operation agreement at Nor-Shipping 2019 exhibition in Oslo. DSME, NAPA, Korea Maritime and Ocean University, and AVL partner...
June 17th, 2019 | Academia, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Dr. Mirka Wilderer Named CEO of De Nora Water Technologies

Dr. Mirka Wilderer Named CEO of De Nora Water Technologies
Dr. Mirka Wilderer Named CEO of De Nora Water Technologies Milan, Italy—June 10, 2019 – Global leader of sustainable technologies, De Nora has named Dr. Mirka Wilderer to lead the company’s Water Technologies group as chief executive officer effective June 1, 2019. Dr. Wilderer, who replaces retiring...
June 10th, 2019 | Technology | Read More

ROMAS project completes first phase of remote machinery operation testing

ROMAS project completes first phase of remote machinery operation testing
ROMAS Kim Gunnar Jensen at the shore based engine control centre used in the ROMAS project ROMAS project completes first phase of remote machinery operation testing Oslo, 6 June 2019: Classification society DNV GL, automation systems vendor Høglund, ferry operator Fjord1, and the Norwegian Maritime...
June 7th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL, Kongsberg and Subsea 7 finish DP remote digital survey pilot

DNV GL, Kongsberg and Subsea 7 finish DP remote digital survey pilot
Subsea 7’s diving support vessel Seven Kestrel (Care of Subsea 7) DNV GL, Kongsberg and Subsea 7 finish DP remote digital survey pilot  Oslo, 6 June 2019: Classification society DNV GL, Kongsberg Maritime and Subsea 7 have successfully concluded the pilot testing of Kongsberg Maritime’s (KM) DP...
June 6th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

RCL, Wärtsilä, and DNV GL announce Navigator of the Seas to feature industry first fire prevention notation

RCL, Wärtsilä, and DNV GL announce Navigator of the Seas to feature industry first fire prevention notation
Navigator of the Seas  RCL, Wärtsilä, and DNV GL announce Navigator of the Seas to feature industry first fire prevention notation Oslo, 5 June 2019: Even though great strides have been taken in detecting, containing and extinguishing fires, the best time to fight a fire is before it starts. The desire...
June 6th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Sovcomflot’s tanker Gagarin Prospect receives Next Generation Ship Award 2019 at Nor-Shipping

Sovcomflot’s tanker Gagarin Prospect receives Next Generation Ship Award 2019 at Nor-Shipping
. Sovcomflot’s tanker Gagarin Prospect receives Next Generation Ship Award 2019 at Nor-Shipping Gagarin Prospect, an LNG-fuelled Aframax crude oil tanker owned and operated by Sovcomflot (SCF Group), has won Next Generation Ship Award 2019, which was announced at Nor-Shipping 2019 Official Opening...
June 4th, 2019 | Awards, Bunkering, LNG, Technical, Technology | Read More

Scrubber manufacturer PGT appoints new head of marine

Scrubber manufacturer PGT appoints new head of marine
Nick Mahoney Scrubber manufacturer PGT appoints new head of marine Emission Control Technology Provider Pacific Green Builds Out Senior Management Team Appointing Nick Mahoney as head of its new Marine Trading Division Pacific Green Technologies Inc. (OTCQB: PGTK), developer of the ENVI-Marine™ and...
June 4th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä Operim enables smarter performance and greater profitability

Wärtsilä Operim enables smarter performance and greater profitability
Wärtsilä Operim utilises data collection and cloud-based analytics to enhance operational performance. Wärtsilä Operim enables smarter performance and greater profitability Wärtsilä Corporation, 4 June 2019 at 2 pm EEST – The technology group Wärtsilä is launching a new, digital version...
June 4th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Stena RoRo converts two vessels to SERTICA in only 5 weeks

Stena RoRo converts two vessels to SERTICA in only 5 weeks
Time is of the essence when Stena Roro decides to replace two existing systems onboard Stena Foreteller and Mont Ventoux with a new Fleet Management System. Stena RoRo converts two vessels to SERTICA in only 5 weeks Stena Roro initially signed up to SERTICA Maintenance and Procurement but decided to...
June 4th, 2019 | Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Ship Conversions, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä offers the world’s first commercially available auto-docking system

Wärtsilä offers the world’s first commercially available auto-docking system
Successful advanced testing of the Wärtsilä SmartDock solution was completed over a four-day period, which was followed with a product demonstration to customer groups. Wärtsilä offers the world’s first commercially available auto-docking system Wärtsilä Corporation, 06 June 10:30AM, EEST...
June 3rd, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä HY for Dredger enhances dredging efficiency and sustainability

Wärtsilä HY for Dredger enhances dredging efficiency and sustainability
The Wärtsilä HY for Dredger is designed specifically to increase the efficiency and sustainability of dredging operations. Wärtsilä HY for Dredger enhances dredging efficiency and sustainability Wärtsilä Corporation, 27 May 2019 at 10 am EEST – The technology group Wärtsilä has launched...
May 27th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Svitzer begins landmark trial of new line handling technology

Svitzer begins landmark trial of new line handling technology
Svitzer’s new line handler prototype Svitzer begins landmark trial of new line handling technology Remotely operated line catcher prototype could be a step-change innovation that improves safety standards for tug crews, reducing risk and increasing efficiencies for customers COPENHAGEN,...
May 23rd, 2019 | Ports & Terminals, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

OCTOMAR Serviços Marítimos takes delivery of Damen Fast Crew Supplier 2206

OCTOMAR Serviços Marítimos takes delivery of Damen Fast Crew Supplier 2206
The Fast Crew Supplier (FCS) 2206  OCTOMAR Serviços Marítimos takes delivery of Damen Fast Crew Supplier 2206 Independent Angolan diving services company OCTOMAR Serviços Marítimos Limitada has taken delivery of its first vessel from the Damen Shipyards Group; a Fast Crew Supplier (FCS) 2206....
May 23rd, 2019 | HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä simulator software selected to teach modern navigational skills at three Netherlands training locations

Wärtsilä simulator software selected to teach modern navigational skills at three Netherlands training locations
Wärtsilä NTPRO 5000 simulator software is designed to provide highly realistic training. Wärtsilä simulator software selected to teach modern navigational skills at three Netherlands training locations Wärtsilä Corporation,  22 May 2019, 10:30 AM EEST – Software solutions from the technology...
May 22nd, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

I-Tech expands team with Technical Director appointment

I-Tech expands team with Technical Director appointment
Dr. Markus Hoffmann I-Tech expands team with Technical Director appointment I-Tech AB, the bio-technology company responsible for the unique marine anti-fouling active agent Selektope®, has appointed Dr. Markus Hoffmann to the role of Technical Director. In the newly-created senior position, Dr. Hoffmann...
May 22nd, 2019 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Technology | Read More

NAPA announced as first service provider for Ship Data Center’s IoS Open Platform

NAPA announced as first service provider for Ship Data Center’s IoS Open Platform
NAPA announced as first service provider for Ship Data Center’s IoS Open Platform NAPA will provide performance analytics and voyage optimization expertise via platform Helsinki, 22 May 2019: NAPA the leading provider of maritime software, services and data analysis, today announced that it has become...
May 22nd, 2019 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technology | 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

ABB to enable world’s first hydrogen-powered river vessel

ABB to enable world’s first hydrogen-powered river vessel
Concept illustration of a push boat powered by fuel cell system ABB to enable world’s first hydrogen-powered river vessel ABB will provide a power and propulsion solution for a newbuild vessel operating along the Rhône river in France to run entirely on hydrogen fuel cells ABB strengthens its position...
May 21st, 2019 | Inland Waterways, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Alfa Laval’s Anders Lindmark moves from ballast water treatment to exhaust gas cleaning

Alfa Laval’s Anders Lindmark moves from ballast water treatment to exhaust gas cleaning
Anders Lindmark takes on new role as Business Unit President, Gas Systems Alfa Laval’s Anders Lindmark moves from ballast water treatment to exhaust gas cleaning Anders Lindmark, formerly Head of Alfa Laval PureBallast, has transitioned from ballast water treatment into another compliance application....
May 21st, 2019 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

“K” Line Announce the delivery of Coal Carrier “MIYAGAWA MARU” for JERA Global Markets Pte. Ltd.

“K” Line Announce the delivery of Coal Carrier “MIYAGAWA MARU” for JERA Global Markets Pte. Ltd.
The Coal Carrier “MIYAGAWA MARU” Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. “K” Line Announce the delivery of Coal Carrier “MIYAGAWA MARU” for JERA Global Markets Pte. Ltd. Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd., Tokyo, (hereafter called “K” Line) is proud to announce the delivery of “MIYAGAWA MARU,” a 100,000...
May 21st, 2019 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, 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

VIKING wins Norwegian police patrol boat contract

VIKING wins Norwegian police patrol boat contract
Viking Norsafe police patrol boat – front perspective VIKING wins Norwegian police patrol boat contract Global safety products manufacturer and service provider VIKING Life-Saving Equipment has won a major contract to build and supply a VIKING Norsafe Munin S1200 patrol boat for the Norwegian police...
May 20th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

SMS Towage calls on Damen for two ASD 2411 Tugs

SMS Towage calls on Damen for two ASD 2411 Tugs
The Damen ASD 2411 ‘Manxman’ on its maiden voyage to SMS Towage on the Humber Estuary SMS Towage calls on Damen for two ASD 2411 Tugs UK towage company SMS Towage has purchased two tugs from Damen Shipyards. The first vessel, called Manxman, was handed over on 12 April, just seven days after contract...
May 20th, 2019 | Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Market hiccups with the BDI down to 1,032…

Market hiccups with the BDI down to 1,032…
John Faraclas; picture credits Anny Zade Market hiccups with the BDI down to 1,032… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 11 points thanks – obviously, to the Capes’ ups and downs. Geopolitics still in a mess and the Hellenic Platform of women Scientists make their presence felt! John Faraclas’...
May 15th, 2019 | Academia, Associations, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, HR, Marinas, Markets, News, Politics and Government, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Technology, Tourism, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

New survey from ICS and ECSA paints positive picture for seafarer internet access

New survey from ICS and ECSA paints positive picture for seafarer internet access
Guy Platten New survey from ICS and ECSA paints positive picture for seafarer internet access A new survey from the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) and the European Community Shipowners’ Associations (ECSA) reveals that not only is internet access for seafarers for personal use on board ships...
May 15th, 2019 | Associations, Health and Safety, HR, International Chamber of Shipping, IT and Communications, Safety and Security, Technology | Read More