Archive for the ‘Technology’ Category

WISTA UK – Autonomous Shipping — Small Steps not a Giant Leap

WISTA UK – Autonomous Shipping — Small Steps not a Giant Leap
A group photo just before the presentation WISTA UK – Autonomous Shipping — Small Steps not a Giant Leap The paraphrasing of Neil Armstrong’s words some fifty years ago sums up one visionary’s thoughts on the impact of autonomy on the future of global shipping. A presentation by Filip...
July 25th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs, Technical, Technology, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Scotline Marine Holdings Ltd orders third vessel from Royal Bodewes

Scotline Marine Holdings Ltd orders third vessel from Royal Bodewes
The “Scot Explorer”; her transom Scotline Marine Holdings Ltd orders third vessel from Royal Bodewes Scotline Marine Holdings Ltd is pleased to announce the order from the Royal Bodewes Shipyard of newbuilding number 750 to be named Scot Ranger with Swedish/Finnish Ice Class 1A. After the...
July 25th, 2019 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

MAN Energy Solutions team up with Hydrogenious LOHC Technologies and Frames Group to build hydrogen storage systems

MAN Energy Solutions team up with Hydrogenious LOHC Technologies and Frames Group to build hydrogen storage systems
Analysis of the hydrogen carrier oil – Picture by Hydrogenious LOHC Technologies MAN Energy Solutions team up with Hydrogenious LOHC Technologies and Frames Group to build hydrogen storage systems Cooperation agreement on industrial-scale hydrogenation plants Augsburg, July 25, 2019 − MAN Energy...
July 25th, 2019 | Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Triple National Award Nomination for OrderWise

Triple National Award Nomination for OrderWise
David Hallam managing director at OrderWise Triple National Award Nomination for OrderWise Saxilby-based software specialist OrderWise is celebrating three prestigious award nominations, achieving national recognition for its new robotics technology. OrderWise founder and CEO David Hallam has been...
July 23rd, 2019 | Awards, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

New VR Title from Videotel Helps Protect Cargo

New VR Title from Videotel Helps Protect Cargo
VR immerses the learner in an unrivalled simulation of real-world tasks New VR Title from Videotel Helps Protect Cargo Leading maritime training provider Videotel, has launched a new virtual reality (VR) training title to help ship operators avoid potential claims running into millions of pounds due...
July 23rd, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Aco Marine: Flat packed Clarimar retrofitted to Stena Don

Aco Marine: Flat packed Clarimar retrofitted to Stena Don
The “Stena Don” Aco Marine: Flat packed Clarimar retrofitted to Stena Don FLAT-PACK CLARIMAR SOLUTION OFFERS EASY ACCESS FOR DAMEN SHIPREPAIR DURING STENA DON REFIT ACO Marine has completed the installation and commissioning of a ClarimarMF-10 wastewater treatment plant supplied to Damen...
July 23rd, 2019 | Drill ships, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

American Club member Alert(July 22, 2019) Re-merging of American Club E-Learning systems

American Club member Alert(July 22, 2019) Re-merging of American Club E-Learning systems
American Club member Alert(July 22, 2019) Re-merging of American Club E-Learning systems The following Member Alert is also available on our website at: https://www.american-club.com/files/files/MA_072219_Merging_of_American_Club_E_learning_Systems.pdf JULY 22, 2019 Please note the changes...
July 22nd, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, P and I Clubs, Technical, Technology | Read More

GE appoints Kris Shepherd as general manager of Global Marine Gas Turbine Business

GE appoints Kris Shepherd as general manager of Global Marine Gas Turbine Business
Kris Shepherd GE Appoints Kris Shepherd As General Manager of Global Marine Gas Turbine Business  EVENDALE, OHIO (July 22, 2019) – Kris Shepherd has been appointed the General Manager of GE’s  marine gas turbine business; he is based in Evendale, Ohio. Shepherd is responsible for the full...
July 22nd, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

IEC Telecom enhances maritime service with Iridium CertusTM

IEC Telecom enhances maritime service with Iridium CertusTM
. IEC Telecom enhances maritime service with Iridium CertusTM IEC Telecom set to provide enhanced maritime communications after successfully completing interconnection with Iridium Certus™ Cergy, July 22, 2019: Satellite communications specialist IEC Telecom has successfully completed an interconnection...
July 22nd, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä’s Half year financial report January-June 2019

Wärtsilä’s Half year financial report January-June 2019
Wärtsilä’s Half year financial report January-June 2019 WÄRTSILÄ’S HALF YEAR FINANCIAL REPORT JANUARY-JUNE 2019 STABLE DEVELOPMENT IN NET SALES, EQUIPMENT PROFITABILITY CHALLENGING This release is a summary of Wärtsilä’s Half Year Report January-June 2019. The complete report is attached...
July 18th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

The BDI@2,064; a cause for CC …err Cautious Celebrations

The BDI@2,064; a cause for CC …err Cautious Celebrations
John Faraclas The BDI@2,064; a cause for CC …err Cautious Celebrations The BDI gained 53 points earlier on today and it’s only 173 points apart from that of the end of December 2013 when it stood at 2,247 (2,247 – 2,064= 173) Geopolitics? Well only the 12 Greek Gods know what’s next… Best one...
July 17th, 2019 | Charity, Clubs, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Drill ships, EEZ, Energy, European Union, Insurance and Reinsurance, IT and Communications, Legal, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Marine Insurance, Organisations, Politics and Government, Technical, Technology | Read More

Drones herald in new era of inspections

Drones herald in new era of inspections
The result of six months of development work and trials: A mid-sized commercial drone fitted with a special accessory frame designed and manufactu-red in-house by the Gdansk DNV GL surveyor team is now standard equipment for inspections at DNV GL locations around the world. Drones herald in new era of...
July 17th, 2019 | Aviation, Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

New PBST Brand combines extensive range of Air-Management Systems

New PBST Brand combines extensive range of Air-Management Systems
The recently-launched TCT turbocharger series of PBST increases the overall efficiency of two-stroke engines up to 80% New PBST Brand Combines Extensive Range of Air-Management Systems Augsburg, 15th July 2019 – The PBST brand is positioning itself in the market with a new range of air-management...
July 15th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Nippon Paint Marine reflects on marine coatings

Nippon Paint Marine reflects on marine coatings
Nippon Paint Marine has introduced a range of darker coatings that reflect heat Nippon Paint Marine reflects on marine coatings White paint doesn’t look clean for long. Yet ship coatings of a darker hue absorb more heat, increase the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) requirement...
July 15th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä chosen for another environmentally sustainable hopper dredger from Damen Shipyards

Wärtsilä chosen for another environmentally sustainable hopper dredger from Damen Shipyards
Wärtsilä solutions have again been chosen for another environmentally sustainable large Marine Aggregate Dredger from Damen. Wärtsilä chosen for another environmentally sustainable hopper dredger from Damen Shipyards Wärtsilä Corporation,  15 July 2019 at 11 am EEST – The technology group...
July 15th, 2019 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Colombo Dockyard delivers Cable Laying Vessel to Japanese owner

Colombo Dockyard delivers Cable Laying Vessel to Japanese owner
The “KDDI Cable Infinity” Colombo Dockyard delivers Cable Laying Vessel to Japanese owner LONDON – July 15, 2019: Colombo Dockyard PLC has delivered a modern Cable Laying Vessel to Kokusai Cable Ship Co. Ltd. (KCS). The vessel is the first to be built ‘in its class’ by a Sri Lankan...
July 15th, 2019 | Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

MAN Energy Solutions, DSME and HSD Engine sign strategic agreement on engine digitization

MAN Energy Solutions, DSME and HSD Engine sign strategic agreement on engine digitization
MAN CEON sends and processes data continuously and is designed to monitor thousands of ships or machines in parallel MAN Energy Solutions, DSME and HSD Engine sign strategic agreement on engine digitization Companies aim to build framework for digital cooperation Augsburg, 15.07.2019 − On July 11...
July 15th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Navis Announces Open Registration for First Carrier and Vessel Solutions Customer Conference APAC in Singapore

Navis Announces Open Registration for First Carrier and Vessel Solutions Customer Conference APAC in Singapore
Navis Announces Open Registration for First Carrier and Vessel Solutions Customer Conference APAC in Singapore Customer conference will bring together ship owners, ship managers, ocean carriers, port authorities and industry leaders, to discuss the key issues and opportunities of digitalization in ship...
July 12th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

BMT signs new 43m contract for Kitsap Fast Ferry service

BMT signs new 43m contract for Kitsap Fast Ferry service
An artist’s impression of the ferry BMT signs new 43m contract for Kitsap Fast Ferry service Leading engineering design consultancy BMT announces new 43m High-Speed, Fast Ferry contract (U.K., SOUTHAMPTON at 1300 BST)  –  BMT has announced the signing of a contract for two new 43 metre...
July 10th, 2019 | Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Testing the potential of additive manufacturing

Testing the potential of additive manufacturing
. Testing the potential of additive manufacturing by Ramesh Babu Govindaraj, Principal Material Specialist When Wärtsilä Marine Solutions took the decision to utilize additive manufacturing (AM) to create a vital component for an inert gas system, initial production prototypes displayed an unexpected...
July 10th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Joint industry project to develop 220k LNG carrier with Mark III containment system

Joint industry project to develop 220k LNG carrier with Mark III containment system
.. Joint industry project to develop 220k LNG carrier with Mark III containment system. LR to support LNG growth in China through collaboration with COSCO Shipping LNG Investment, COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry, Jiangnan Shipyard, MARIC, SSSRI and CCS. 8 July 2019 – Lloyd’s Register (LR) has signed...
July 8th, 2019 | Classification Societies, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Chugoku Marine Paints expands Selektope®-containing antifouling coating range

Chugoku Marine Paints expands Selektope®-containing antifouling coating range
Philip Chaabane, I-Tech CEOrine Chugoku Marine Paints expands Selektope®-containing antifouling coating range    A new antifouling coating containing the barnacle-repellent active agent Selektope® has been introduced to the market by Chugoku Marine Paints (CMP). SEA PREMIER 3000 PLUS is the eighth...
July 8th, 2019 | Environment, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä & COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry to cooperate in growth of exhaust gas cleaning market in China

Wärtsilä & COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry to cooperate in growth of exhaust gas cleaning market in China
The signing ceremony was attended by senior management from both Wärtsilä and COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry. Copyright: CHI Wärtsilä & COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry to cooperate in growth of exhaust gas cleaning market in China Wärtsilä Corporation, 08 July, 10 AM, EEST – The technology...
July 8th, 2019 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

Damen signs contract with Karachi Shipyard & Engineering Works for Material Package of two ASD Tugs 2009

Damen signs contract with Karachi Shipyard & Engineering Works for Material Package of two ASD Tugs 2009
General Manager Shipbuilding Commodore (R) Saleem Iqbal SI(M) and Damen regional director Teun Haverkort sign a contract for two Damen ASD Tugs 2009. Damen signs contract with Karachi Shipyard & Engineering Works for Material Package of two ASD Tugs 2009 On 5th July, Damen Shipyards Group signed...
July 5th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

Delivery of first vessel with Wärtsilä HY hybrid technology marks new era in shipping

Delivery of first vessel with Wärtsilä HY hybrid technology marks new era in shipping
The ‘Vilja’, an escort tug operated by the Port of Luleå in Sweden, is the first vessel of its kind operating with the Wärtsilä HY hybrid power module. Copyright: Port of Luleå. Delivery of first vessel with Wärtsilä HY hybrid technology marks new era in shipping Wärtsilä Corporation, ...
July 5th, 2019 | Technical, Technology | Read More