Archive for the ‘Technology’ Category

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

Introducing El Dorado: A TPM20 Tech Experience

Introducing El Dorado: A TPM20 Tech Experience
.. Introducing El Dorado: A TPM20 Tech Experience Introducing El Dorado The mythical city of El Dorado has come to represent a place that promises untold fortunes to those who find it. But that’s the challenge – it’s not easy to determine where El Dorado is or exactly what it represents. Technology...
October 17th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Liner Shipping and Trade, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, 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

A win for mental health with Synergy technology award

A win for mental health with Synergy technology award
Collecting the 2019 SAFETY4SEA Technology Award for Synergy Group: Mr. Antonios Vrondissis, Vice President QHSE and Vetting of Navios group (left); Mr. Rune Zeuthen, the recently appointed head of Synergy’s new Europe office located in Copenhagen (centre); and Dimitrios Maniatis, COO, Diaplous (right). A...
October 3rd, 2019 | Awards, Technology | Read More

A world first in 3D printing

A world first in 3D printing
A world first in 3D printing Lloyd’s Register and Lloyd’s Register Foundation support the development of the world’s first 3D printed rescue boat. Lloyd’s Register (LR) is partnering with Singapore’s National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Cluster (NAMIC), Autodesk, ST Engineering’s...
September 25th, 2019 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, 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

BMT spins-off SMART to GreenSteam following strategic review

BMT spins-off SMART to GreenSteam following strategic review
BMT spins-off SMART to GreenSteam following strategic review https://www.bmt.org/news/2019/bmt-spins-off-smart-to-greensteam/ (TEDDINGTON, U.K., 20 SEPTEMBER 2019 at 0630 BST)  –  BMT, a leading international design, engineering, science and management consultancy, has sold its UK-based SMART...
September 20th, 2019 | Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

Joint development project to design LNG-fuelled VLCC

Joint development project to design LNG-fuelled VLCC
LR’s Commercial Director, Andy McKeran and GTT’s CEO and Chairman, Philippe Berterottière, during the announcement at Gastech 2019 (Houston, Texas). Joint development project to design LNG-fuelled VLCC.  Lloyd’s Register in JDP with China Merchants, GTT, CNOOC and DSIC for first in...
September 19th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

GTT’s Mark III Flex containment system wins Bureau Veritas approval for application on ice-breaking ‘Arctic’ LNG carriers

GTT’s Mark III Flex containment system wins Bureau Veritas approval for application on ice-breaking ‘Arctic’ LNG carriers
: Matthieu de Tugny, the President of Bureau Veritas, Marine & Offshore presents AIP to GTT GTT’s Mark III Flex containment system wins Bureau Veritas approval for application on ice-breaking ‘Arctic’ LNG carriers Approval in principle has been granted for the system that may be used in Ice...
September 19th, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Classification Societies, Technology | Read More

LR approves innovative ethane transportation solution by Babcock LGE

LR approves innovative ethane transportation solution by Babcock LGE
l tto r: Andrew McKeran, LR’s Commercial Director, awarded Neale Campbell, Babcock’s Managing Director, an AiP for its ecoETHN® solution at Gastech 2019 (Houston, Texas). LR approves innovative ethane transportation solution by Babcock LGE LR presents AiP to Babcock for its ecoETHN® solution at...
September 18th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Technical, Technology | Read More

BIO-UV Group unveils BIO-SEA easy-to-fit to meet retrofit market requirements

BIO-UV Group unveils BIO-SEA easy-to-fit to meet retrofit market requirements
Ludovic Rouzel, BWT Contracts Manager, BIO-UV Group BIO-UV Group unveils BIO-SEA easy-to-fit to meet retrofit market requirements BIO-UV Group has unveiled a modified, more compact version of its low flow rate BIO-SEA ballast water treatment system (BWTS) to meet market demand for retrofit...
September 18th, 2019 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

Marine market emissions reduced with new Wärtsilä 31SG pure gas engine

Marine market emissions reduced with new Wärtsilä 31SG pure gas engine
The highly efficient Wärtsilä 31SG pure gas engine is now available for marine applications. Marine market emissions reduced with new Wärtsilä 31SG pure gas engine Wärtsilä Corporation,  17 September 2019 at 10 pm EEST – The technology group Wärtsilä launches the Wärtsilä 31SG pure...
September 17th, 2019 | Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

LR awards Jiangnan Shipyard AiP for 91,000 m3 VLGC Panda 91T design.

LR awards Jiangnan Shipyard AiP for 91,000 m3 VLGC Panda 91T design.
l to r: Mark Darley, LR’s North Asia President, Hu Keyi, Chief of Global Technology of Jiangnan Shipyard and Rafa Riva, LR’s Area Sales and Marketing manager for Americas.   LR awards Jiangnan Shipyard AiP for 91,000 m3 VLGC Panda 91T design. LR presented AiP to Jiangnan Shipyard (Group) Co.,...
September 17th, 2019 | Awards, Classification Societies, Events, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More