Archive for the ‘Technology’ Category

Wärtsilä software will enable innovative new Simulation Centre to meet needs of cruise, ferry and superyacht clients

Wärtsilä software will enable innovative new Simulation Centre to meet needs of cruise, ferry and superyacht clients
The new simulation centre will be located at the Lakeside North Harbour business hub, near Portsmouth, UK. Copyright: Lakeside North Harbour Wärtsilä software will enable innovative new Simulation Centre to meet needs of cruise, ferry and superyacht clients Wärtsilä Corporation,  18 April 2019...
April 18th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

New title sponsor for Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition

New title sponsor for Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition
New title sponsor for Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition Marine Resources announced as title sponsor of Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition 2019  Ensuring the next generation of Britain’s superyacht designers Superyacht UK is delighted to announce Marine Resources as title sponsor of its...
April 17th, 2019 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marinas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology, Yachting | Read More

DNV GL awards CMHI AIPs for two new offshore designs

DNV GL awards CMHI AIPs for two new offshore designs
Presentation of the AIPs in Shanghai DNV GL awards CMHI AIPs for two new offshore designs Shanghai, 17 April 2019: Classification society DNV GL has presented China Merchants Heavy Industry (CMHI) with Approval in Principle (AiP) certificates for two new offshore units: an arctic single column drilling...
April 17th, 2019 | Awards, Classification Societies, Events, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Historic Public Services Agreement Signed as Iridium Continues Readying GMDSS Services for Launch

Historic Public Services Agreement Signed as Iridium Continues Readying GMDSS Services for Launch
IMSO Director General, Captain Ahmed Moin and Iridium Director of Maritime Safety and Security Services, Kyle Hurst during the signing ceremony at IMSO headquarters. Historic Public Services Agreement Signed as Iridium Continues Readying GMDSS Services for Launch International Mobile Satellite Organization...
April 16th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Accidents, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

ShipMoney Rolls out Crew Payment Solutions…

ShipMoney Rolls out Crew Payment Solutions…
Stuart Ostrow, President of Maritime Payment Solutions – ShipMoney ShipMoney Rolls out Crew Payment Solutions across Tsakos Columbia Shipmanagement Fleet Seafarers employed on Tsakos-owned vessels operated under its management arrangement with Columbia Shipmanagement will now be paid electronically...
April 16th, 2019 | Accountancy, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technology | Read More

GTMaritime keeps business running with GTMailPlus.Continuity

GTMaritime keeps business running with GTMailPlus.Continuity
GTMailPlus.Continuity GTMaritime keeps business running with GTMailPlus.Continuity GTMaritime launches GTMailPlus.Continuity, a web-based service that gives users access to emails even when end-to-end services ship-shore are offline, so that businesses can continue as usual GTMaritime has added the Continuity...
April 16th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Technical, Technology | Read More

CCG provides first icebreaker reference for Seathigor

CCG provides first icebreaker reference for Seathigor
Jasmin Racicot, from Thordon Distributor RMH Industries, aboard the CCGS Des Groseilliers CCG provides first icebreaker reference for Seathigor CANADIAN COAST GUARD PROVIDES FIRST ICEBREAKER REFERENCE FOR THORDON’S SEATHIGOR SEAL Thordon Bearings has received a Canadian Coast Guard contract to supply...
April 15th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Keppel and DNV GL team up to promote LNG as a ship fuel

Keppel and DNV GL team up to promote LNG as a ship fuel
Signing the framework agreement (front from left): Cristina Saenz de Santa Maria, DNV GL’s Regional Manager for South East Asia, Pacific and India, and Aziz Merchant, Executive Director, Keppel Marine & Deepwater Technology. Keppel and DNV GL team up to promote LNG as aship fuel Singapore,...
April 12th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

ABB strengthens exploration cruise leadership with repeat order from Ulstein for Lindblad Expeditions

ABB strengthens exploration cruise leadership with repeat order from Ulstein for Lindblad Expeditions
National Geographic Endurance rendering. Image courtesy of Lindblad Expeditions Holdings, Inc BILLINGSTAD, NORWAY, APRIL 9, 2019 ABB strengthens exploration cruise leadership with repeat order from Ulstein for Lindblad Expeditions ABB has secured the order covering power, automation, propulsion and digital...
April 9th, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Cruise Industry, Maritime Tourism, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology, Tourism | Read More

New ground-breaking Wärtsilä high resolution radar increases safety in busy ports

New ground-breaking Wärtsilä high resolution radar increases safety in busy ports
The RS24 high resolution radar is the world’s first commercially available K-band maritime radar. New ground-breaking Wärtsilä high resolution radar increases safety in busy ports Wärtsilä Corporation,  9 April 2019 at 1 pm EEST – The technology group Wärtsilä has launched its RS24...
April 9th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

Joint Industry Program in Singapore aims to boost the use of additive manufacturing in the maritime industry

Joint Industry Program in Singapore aims to boost the use of additive manufacturing in the maritime industry
JIP participants at the DNV GL AM technology Centre of excellence, March 2019 Joint Industry Program in Singapore aims to boost the use of additive manufacturing in the maritime industry Singapore, 09 April 2019: DNV GL has been appointed as the lead researcher of the first phase of a new Singapore-based...
April 9th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä SceneScan, the world’s first ‘targetless’ DP laser sensor, to deliver added safety to Topaz Marine fleet

Wärtsilä SceneScan, the world’s first ‘targetless’ DP laser sensor, to deliver added safety to Topaz Marine fleet
The Wärtsilä SceneScan provides accurate positional information for safer operations. Copyright: Topaz. Wärtsilä SceneScan, the world’s first ‘targetless’ DP laser sensor, to deliver added safety to Topaz Marine fleet Wärtsilä Corporation,  5 April 2019 at 9.30 am EEST – The technology...
April 5th, 2019 | Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Industry, Technology | Read More

Venetian style and glamour heads east

Venetian style and glamour heads east
.. YSA Design Insights: Issue 3 Venetian style and glamour heads east Designed for Chinese guests eager to experience the style and elegance of a visit to Venice from the comfort of a luxury ship cruising in regional waters, Costa Venezia was due to reach Tokyo at the end of April after a 53-day maiden...
April 4th, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology, Tourism | Read More

A-ROSA to usher in a new era of city trips with its innovative new ship

A-ROSA to usher in a new era of city trips with its innovative new ship
Simon Provoost (left), Managing Director of Concordia Damen Shipyard, and Jörg Eichler (right), Managing Director and Partner of A-ROSA Flussschiff GmbH, have developed a wealth of innovations for the new A-ROSA ship. Photo: A-ROSA/Tom Kohler A-ROSA to Usher in a New Era of City Trips With Its Innovative...
April 2nd, 2019 | Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Trident – a Wärtsilä company further extends its underwater servicing capabilities with opening of UAE diving centre

Trident – a Wärtsilä company further extends its underwater servicing capabilities with opening of UAE diving centre
Underwater services Trident – a Wärtsilä company further extends its underwater servicing capabilities with opening of UAE diving centre Wärtsilä Corporation, 1 April 2019 at 2.30 pm EEST Trident, a subsidiary of the technology group Wärtsilä is strengthening its underwater-related servicing...
April 1st, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Oceanco’s “Bravo Eugenia” receives the first ever La Belle Classe Explorer Award presented by the Yacht Club of Monaco

Oceanco’s “Bravo Eugenia” receives the first ever La Belle Classe Explorer Award presented by the Yacht Club of Monaco
From the “Bravo Eugenia” delivery – picture credits Francisco Martinez Oceanco’s “Bravo Eugenia” receives the first ever La Belle Classe Explorer Award presented by the Yacht Club of Monaco ALBLASSERDAM, Netherlands, March 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Oceanco’s...
March 31st, 2019 | Awards, Jet set, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology, Yachting | Read More

MB92 La Ciotat Awarded Concession for 200 Metre Dry Dock in La Ciotat

MB92 La Ciotat Awarded Concession for 200 Metre Dry Dock in La Ciotat
A view of La Ciotat shipyards MB92 La Ciotat Awarded Concession for 200 Metre Dry Dock in La Ciotat MB92 La Ciotat announced today that they have signed a contract with La Ciotat Shipyards to extend their occupation of the large 200-metre dry dock for a further three years. The new agreement extends...
March 29th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

IEC Telecom and Thuraya deal paves the way for the supply of VSAT+ services to the Turkish market

IEC Telecom and Thuraya deal paves the way for the supply of VSAT+ services to the Turkish market
…  IEC Telecom and Thuraya deal paves the way for the supply of VSAT+ services to the Turkish market  Istanbul, April 2, 2019: IEC Telecom is to open-up the Turkish maritime and offshore markets to even better value-added voice and data services through a new tie-up that will bring Thuraya’s...
March 28th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, IT and Communications, Technical, Technology | Read More

Keynote speakers announced for EAAW VIII and MECSS 2019

Keynote speakers announced for EAAW VIII and MECSS 2019
Cdr Stephen P Markle USN (Ret) and Professor Christopher Hodge KEYNOTE SPEAKERS ANNOUNCED FOR EAAW VIII AND MECSS 2019 The keynote speakers for two influential Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST) events – Engine As A Weapon (EAAW VIII) and the Marine Electrical and Control...
March 28th, 2019 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IMarEST, Military, Technical, Technology | Read More

Are you ready for 2020 Fuels?

Are you ready for 2020 Fuels?
Are you ready for 2020 Fuels? IBC 2019 will most likely be the last conference to get the latest status, market overviews and solutions before you set sail into these challenging waters.  Bureau Veritas VeriFuel is proud to be the main sponsor of the International Bunker Conference (IBC) for the fourth...
March 26th, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Pollution, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä propulsion solutions producing superior power for two new tug boats

Wärtsilä propulsion solutions producing superior power for two new tug boats
Wärtsilä solutions are delivering outstanding performance for two new tugs operated by the Turkish Directorate General of Coastal Safety. Copyright Yutek. Wärtsilä propulsion solutions producing superior power for two new tug boats Wärtsilä Corporation,  26 March 2019 at 10 am EET – The...
March 26th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Navis N4 TOS Selected to Enhance Terminal Operations & Support Customer-First Approach at North Carolina Ports

Navis N4 TOS Selected to Enhance Terminal Operations & Support Customer-First Approach at North Carolina Ports
Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation, and the provider of operational technologies and services that unlock greater performance and efficiency for the world’s leading organizations across the shipping supply chain, today announced that North Carolina Ports has selected the Navis N4 terminal operating...
March 22nd, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

Surging ahead with an eco-friendly Aframax design

Surging ahead with an eco-friendly Aframax design
Korea’s DHSC  Surging ahead with an eco-friendly Aframax design In a joint development project, Korea’s DHSC and DNV GL have come up with a highly efficient LNG-fuelled Aframax design. DHSC turned to DNV GL for the LNG-specific expertise the shipbuilder was lacking. The resulting design features...
March 22nd, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, LNG, News, Tankers, Technical, Technology | Read More

Learning from incidents the “HOT” way

Learning from incidents the “HOT” way
Preventing incidents takes a learning organization with an effective incident investigation process that delivers meaningful outcomes. This process must be able to explain how and why processes in the safety management system succeed or fail. When this is clear, systemic measures for improvement can...
March 21st, 2019 | Classification Societies, Technical, Technology | Read More

800 technology leaders to discuss digitalization of asset-intensive industries

800 technology leaders to discuss digitalization of asset-intensive industries
800 technology leaders to discuss digitalization of asset-intensive industries 18th March 2019, Oslo – For the second time, Ignite, a technology conference for asset-intensive industries, will gather 800 technology and industry leaders between 12-13 June 2019 in Oslo, Norway. Ignite is hosted...
March 18th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Technology | Read More