Archive for the ‘Technology’ Category

Damen Shipyards Group celebrates Multraship Carrousel RAVE Tug winning the Maritime KVNR Shipping Award

Damen Shipyards Group celebrates Multraship Carrousel RAVE Tug winning the Maritime KVNR Shipping Award
. Damen Shipyards Group is celebrating the success of Multraship and its innovation arm Novatug in winning the Maritime KVNR Shipping award 2018. Working with a number of industry partners they developed the ground-breaking Carrousel RAVE Tug (CRT) design that is safer, stronger and more manoeuvrable...
November 16th, 2018 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Lloyd’s Register wins the 2018 PRCA Best B2B Award for its Technology Radar campaign.

Lloyd’s Register wins the 2018 PRCA Best B2B Award for its Technology Radar campaign.
PRCA Annual Awards 2018 recognises the ‘ground-breaking’ research and media campaign taken by Lloyd’s Register to deliver commercial insights that drive change for their clients, transforming the energy industry for the better. Lloyd’s Register (LR), a leading global provider of engineering and...
November 16th, 2018 | Awards, Classification Societies, Events, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, People and Places, Technology | Read More

Looking from the outside in: new industry report reveals how predictive analytics is set to transform oil and gas, but are we doing enough?

Looking from the outside in: new industry report reveals how predictive analytics is set to transform oil and gas, but are we doing enough?
Nial McCollum Insight from companies across the world brings the future in focus on the pace and development of predictive analytics. A new industry report launched today – an extension of the global Technology Radar survey series produced by Lloyd’s Register (LR) – reveals the pace, development...
November 15th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Insight, Reports, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä Seals & Bearings – keeping you in operation

Wärtsilä Seals & Bearings – keeping you in operation
Approximately 90% of the world’s trade is transported by international shipping, making vessel maintenance of utmost importance to the global economy. Yet despite advancements in marine technology and effective safety measures, groundings, collisions and major breakdowns still happen. In such situations,...
November 15th, 2018 | Groundings, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Accidents, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

ForSea (formerly HH Ferries Group) completes conversion of the world’s largest battery ferries, powered by ABB

ForSea (formerly HH Ferries Group) completes conversion of the world’s largest battery ferries, powered by ABB
Aurora electric ferry in open water. Image courtesy of ForSea Inauguration of Tycho Brahe and Aurora marks successful completion of a high-profile conversion project with ABB’s technology at its heart. The largest emission-free ferries in the world have been officially welcomed into service after guests...
November 14th, 2018 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Technology | Read More

ABB signs breakthrough contract for marine automation in China

ABB signs breakthrough contract for marine automation in China
Viking Line cruise ferry. Image courtesy of Viking Line First marine automation system contract signed in China for a cruise ferry sets new benchmark for systems integration. ABB has won its first marine automation system contract for a cruise ferry in China, after the technology package for Chinese-built...
November 14th, 2018 | Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

Thuraya’s highly anticipated X5-Touch Satellite Smartphone Launches in stores in less than a month

Thuraya’s highly anticipated X5-Touch Satellite Smartphone Launches in stores in less than a month
Thuraya X5-Touch the world’s smartest satellite phone First Android based satellite & GSM phone in the industry offering unparalleled flexibility for users Dubai, UAE, November 13, 2018 –Thuraya Telecommunications Company, a subsidiary of the Al Yah Satellite Communications Company (Yahsat),...
November 13th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

British innovation wins top prize at DAME Design Award 2018

British innovation wins top prize at DAME Design Award 2018
Lesley Robinson Winners of the prestigious DAME Design Award 2018 were announced today with British designed and manufactured products receiving over 40% of the accolades presented, including Overall Winner. At the leading global design competition for new marine equipment and accessories, creativity...
November 13th, 2018 | Associations, Awards, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology, Yachting | Read More

STX receives AiP from LR for LNG-fuelled 50k dwt MR tanker

STX receives AiP from LR for LNG-fuelled 50k dwt MR tanker
The vessel design 13 November 2018 – Lloyd’s Register (LR) has presented STX with approval in principle for a 50k dwt MR tanker design capable of using LNG as a fuel. This development is the result of close collaboration between STX and LR. STX incorporated an LNG-fuelled propulsion system...
November 13th, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Gas, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Tankers, Technical, Technology | Read More

Scrubber Statistics – Alternative Fuels Insight Platform (AFI)

Scrubber Statistics – Alternative Fuels Insight Platform (AFI)
… Georgios TERIAKIDIS, Regional Business Development Manager, South East Europe, Middle East & Africa, DNV GL – Maritime advises on the  Scrubber Statistics – Alternative Fuels Insight Platform (AFI): DNV GL’s Alternative Fuels Insight (AFI) platform is a new application, offered...
November 13th, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Pollution, Statistics, Technical, Technology | Read More

Multraship / Novatug scoop KVNR award for CARROUSEL RAVE TUG

Multraship / Novatug scoop KVNR award for CARROUSEL RAVE TUG
From the awards ceremony Leading towage and salvage specialist Multraship and its innovation arm, Novatug, have won the prestigious Maritime KVNR Shipping Award 2018 for their ground-breaking Carrousel RAVE TUG (CRT) design. The award was presented to Leendert Muller, managing director of Multraship,...
November 13th, 2018 | Awards, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

HullWiper network expands into Gibraltar with SCAMP

HullWiper network expands into Gibraltar with SCAMP
Arrival of the SCAMP Workboat Palencia II at the Gibraltar Berth after attending to a full cleaning of a 285m commercial vessel. Gibraltar, 12 November 2018 – HullWiper Ltd, in partnership with global provider of ship fuel conservation and underwater services SCAMP, is now offering an affordable,...
November 12th, 2018 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Looking from the outside in: new industry report reveals how predictive analytics is set to transform oil and gas, but are we doing enough?

Looking from the outside in: new industry report reveals how predictive analytics is set to transform oil and gas, but are we doing enough?
Lloyd’s Register HQ’s in London Insight from companies across the world brings the future in focus on the pace and development of predictive analytics. A new industry report launched today – an extension of the global Technology Radar survey series produced by Lloyd’s Register (LR) –...
November 12th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Gas, Insight, Markets, Oil Industry, Reports, Technology | Read More

Capes “sink” the BDI at 1,395…

Capes “sink” the BDI at 1,395…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 33 points earlier on today and now stands at 1,395; Geopolitics still messy and IBIA’s Annual Convention makes waves. John Faraclas’ daily briefing: The  volatile Capes’ BCI three-digit loss of 101 points bringing down this index at 2,296 points was...
November 6th, 2018 | Associations, Bunkering, Chartering, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Insight, Legal, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Fraud, Maritime Fraud, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Oil Industry, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Regulatory, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Technology, Tourism | Read More

Bureau Veritas, Naval Group and Dassault Systèmes Deliver First 3D Classification Process for a Significant Vessel Project

Bureau Veritas, Naval Group and Dassault Systèmes Deliver First 3D Classification Process for a Significant Vessel Project
Matthieu de Tugny, Chief Operations Officer, Bureau Veritas Marine & Offshore Collaborative project uses 3DEXPERIENCE platform to create 3D model of new Naval Group frigate  Digital continuity and real-time collaborative 3D design review integrates ship design and classification verification,...
November 6th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

A new Portal Dedicated to STS experts

A new Portal Dedicated to STS experts
From DYNAMARINe to all our viewers: A new Web portal dedicated to Ship to Ship transfer expert professionals We are pleased to inform you that the new portal named “STS experts”: http://stsexperts.myfleet360.net/ is available online. This portal is addressed to STS superintendents, STS mooring...
November 1st, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä Aquarius UV Ballast Water Management System set for USCG Type Approval

Wärtsilä Aquarius UV Ballast Water Management System set for USCG Type Approval
The Wärtsilä Aquarius UV Ballast Water Management System. Wärtsilä Corporation,  1 November 2018 at 10 am EET – The technology group Wärtsilä’s Aquarius UV Ballast Water Management System (BWMS) has successfully completed all the required testing procedures, and has now been submitted...
November 1st, 2018 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Regulatory, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä strengthens its position by acquiring Spanish Burriel Navarro

Wärtsilä strengthens its position by acquiring Spanish Burriel Navarro
Burriel Navarro Wärtsilä strengthens its position as a global operator in the underwater services market by acquiring Spanish Burriel Navarro Wärtsilä Corporation, 31 October 2018 at 4.30 pm EET – The technology group Wärtsilä has acquired Burriel Navarro, S.L, a company operating in underwater...
October 31st, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Mergers and Acquisitions, Shiprepair, Technology | Read More

MacGregor signs Letter of Intent on strategic cooperation with CSSC

CARGOTEC CORPORATION, 30 OCTOBER, 2018 AT 2.30 PM  EET   MacGregor sees that this cooperation will further strengthen its presence in Asia and specifically in China, the world’s biggest shipbuilding market. CSSC is a very important partner for MacGregor, as it is the primary shipbuilding group...
October 30th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

IMCA launches eCMID 11 and eMISW 4 QUESTION SETS

IMCA launches eCMID 11 and eMISW 4 QUESTION SETS
Mark Ford Updated eCMID question sets include cyber security, Maritime Labour Convention and vessel reactivation IMCA M 167 rewritten as single reference point on inspection process and report use The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) has launched an updated suite of question...
October 30th, 2018 | Associations, Health and Safety, IT and Communications, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä Ship Design enables unique capabilities for new factory fishing trawler

Wärtsilä Ship Design enables unique capabilities for new factory fishing trawler
The specially designed unique bow design of the trawler enhances efficiency. The 121 metres long factory trawler will also be capable of processing fish from other vessels. Wärtsilä Corporation, 26 October 2018 at 12 noon EEST The technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to provide the ship...
October 26th, 2018 | Fisheries, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Daikin Reefer – 50 years of innovation

Daikin Reefer – 50 years of innovation
Shin Funuta Daikin Reefer has been central to the evolution of the refrigerated container market since the very beginning, becoming one of the first major manufacturers in 1968. As global populations and average salaries grow, and free trade agreements enable products to be transported between more...
October 25th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Technical, Technology | Read More

Norsepower and NAPA collaboration scoops 2018 DIMECC Prize

Norsepower and NAPA collaboration scoops 2018 DIMECC Prize
Norsepower’s Rotor Sails installed on board Bore’s M/S Estraden. NAPA and Norsepower‘s partnership in data verification and analysis of Norsepower’s Rotor Sail Solution awarded the 2018 DIMECC Prize Helsinki, Finland – 25 October 2018 – NAPA, the leading maritime data analysis,...
October 25th, 2018 | Awards, Events, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

MOL Chooses NAPA’s Performance Monitoring and Analysis Solution for 80 of Its Time-Chartered Bulk Carriers

MOL Chooses NAPA’s Performance Monitoring and Analysis Solution for 80 of Its Time-Chartered Bulk Carriers
 Helsinki, Finland and Tokyo, Japan – 24 October 2018 – NAPA, the leading maritime software, services and data analysis provider today announced that it has signed an agreement with MOL (Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd.) to provide performance analysis and reporting for 80 of MOL’s time-chartered bulk...
October 24th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Liner Shipping and Trade, Technology | Read More

MSC Orders 5,000 Carrier XtendFRESH Systems for Perishable Shipments

MSC Orders 5,000 Carrier XtendFRESH Systems for Perishable Shipments
The largest order of refrigerated containers featuring Carrier Transicold’s XtendFRESH controlled-atmosphere technology is being fulfilled for MSC. MSC Enhancing Perishable Commodity Shipping with Record Order of 5,000 Carrier Transicold XtendFRESH™ Systems Containers leased through SeaCube and...
October 23rd, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Technical, Technology | Read More