Posts Tagged ‘Hamburg’

GE Marine and DSIC receive Lloyd’s Register Approval in Principle for gas turbine-powered LNG Carrier design

GE Marine and DSIC receive Lloyd’s Register Approval in Principle for gas turbine-powered LNG Carrier design
HAMBURG, GERMANY (September 10, 2014) – GE Marine and Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Company (DSIC) announced today at the SMM 2014 exhibition they have received Approval in Principle (AiP) for their jointly developed gas turbine-powered LNG carrier design. The AiP, issued by Lloyd’s Register, was...
September 10th, 2014 | Environment, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Cuxhaven: The North Sea base port for offshore wind

Cuxhaven: The North Sea base port for offshore wind
Cuxhaven Port Association members present themselves at the WindEnergy fair Hamburg/Cuxhaven, 9 September 2014 – Members of the Cuxhaven Port Association (HWG) will exhibit at the WindEnergy fair from 23 to 26 September in Hamburg, among them the Cuxhaven Economic Development Agency, AMBAU GmbH, Cuxport...
September 9th, 2014 | Alternative Sources of Energy | Read More

GNS launches first vessel management system

GNS launches first vessel management system
At SMM in Hamburg, Germany this week, Global Navigation Solutions (‘GNS’), the maritime services group, is launching its Vessel Management Service (‘VMS’), the first integrated management system for total navigation compliance, to give shore-based ship managers more control of navigation compliance,...
September 9th, 2014 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

ECO Insight: DNV GL launches new performance management portal

ECO Insight: DNV GL launches new performance management portal
Albrecht Grell, head of the Maritime Advisory division at DNV GL at the podium wuth Matthias Ritters and Andreas Bodmann at the pannel Hamburg, 9th Sept. 2014 – DNV GL introduced ECO Insight, a unique performance management portal to the shipping community at the SMM trade fair in Hamburg today. Combined...
September 9th, 2014 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Technical, Technology | Read More

Caterpillar Marine Launches New Part Load Kits for the MaK M 32 E engine platform at SMM 2014

Caterpillar Marine Launches New Part Load Kits for the MaK M 32 E engine platform at SMM 2014
Hamburg, Germany – Caterpillar Marine is pleased to announce the introduction of optional part load kits for the MaK M 32 E platform. Developed specifically for offshore vessels, the M 32 E part load kits are available for both constant speed and variable speed operations. Both kits combine lowest...
September 9th, 2014 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä launches upgraded version of successful tanker design

Wärtsilä launches upgraded version of successful tanker design
The upgraded SK5054 tanker design. Wärtsilä Corporation, 9 September 2014 at 1 pm EET – Wärtsilä announces the launch of its SK 5054 MkII ship design, a further development and upgraded version of the successful SK 5054 design. The launch of the new chemical and oil products tanker design...
September 9th, 2014 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Tankers, Taxation, Technical | Read More

DNV GL releases the latest issue of Maritime Impact magazine

DNV GL releases the latest issue of Maritime Impact magazine
Published in time for the SMM 2014 in Hamburg, this second edition of DNV GL’s Maritime Impact Magazine for customers and stakeholders covers emerging trends in the shipping industry. Maritime Impact – issue 02-2014 “The theme for this year’s SMM fair is ‘keeping the course’. In the business...
September 9th, 2014 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Press and Media, Regulatory, Reports, Ship Conversions, Ship Supplies, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

On show at SMM – faster, easier Type Approval service

On show at SMM – faster, easier Type Approval service
LR provides the assurance that a client’s product conforms to recognised national and international industry quality standards, and the LR Rules. Drawing on our technical expertise and capability, we provide dedicated support throughout the Type Approval process of independent design review, sample...
September 9th, 2014 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Regulatory, Ship Conversions, Ship Supplies, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Shell’s marine & power innovation centre enters second decade

Shell’s marine & power innovation centre enters second decade
Shell Marine Products (SMP) is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its Marine & Power Innovation Centre (MPIC) in Hamburg, Germany, marking a decade of its innovative approach in developing lubricant technology for the marine industry. Established in 2004 within Shell Technology Centre Hamburg, the...
September 8th, 2014 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä introduces high efficiency Controllable Pitch Propeller system

Wärtsilä introduces high efficiency Controllable Pitch Propeller system
The new Wärtsilä CP propeller system offers greater efficiency and a reduced environmental impact. 8 September 2014 – At the SMM exhibition and conference in Hamburg, Germany, Wärtsilä is introducing its latest development of large Controllable Pitch (CP) Propellers, based on the previously...
September 8th, 2014 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

The Power of Shipping

The Power of Shipping
MAN Diesel & Turbo Presents Technologies for Emissions Reduction and its New High Speed Engine at the SMM Inspired by the motto “The Power of Shipping”, MAN Diesel & Turbo will be showcasing its products and services at the SMM international maritime trade fair in Hamburg next week....
September 3rd, 2014 | Company Profiles, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

E.R. Schiffahrt and Fraunhofer CML develop Crew Planning Software

• First-ever ship and route-specific crew planning tool optimises scheduling of working hours • Automated documentation of working and resting hours • Reporting and compliance support for ship command • Product launch at SMM Hamburg, held from 9 to 12 September Hamburg, 03 September 2014...
September 3rd, 2014 | HR, IT and Communications, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technical | Read More

UK Hydrographic Office to hold free ECDIS Seminars at SMM

UK Hydrographic Office to hold free ECDIS Seminars at SMM
  Captain Paul Hailwood The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO) has announced that it will be bringing its renowned ECDIS seminars to next week’s SMM maritime trade fair in Hamburg. The UKHO’s ECDIS seminars will focus on ECDIS Implementation, Policy and Procedures and are free to attend...
September 2nd, 2014 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Rickmers-Linie appoints Interliner Agencies as agent for South Central Europe

Rickmers-Linie appoints Interliner Agencies as agent for South Central Europe
The Rickmers Savannah Hamburg, 2 September 2014 – Hamburg based Rickmers-Linie has appointed Interliner Agencies as its new agent in South Central Europe. The agency contract covers Slovenia, Austria, Czech Republic, Hungary, Slovakia, Croatia, Serbia, Albania, Bosnia & Hercegovina, Macedonia and...
September 2nd, 2014 | Associations, Liner Shipping and Trade, Logistics, Ship Agencies | Read More

VIKING steps up the pace of innovation at SMM

VIKING steps up the pace of innovation at SMM
The VIKING LifeCraft – a revolutionary hybrid 1 September, 2014 – This year’s SMM in Hamburg will see VIKING release more innovations than at any other point in its 50-year history, including new developments in PPE clothing, safety equipment outsourcing, onboard training solutions, and...
September 1st, 2014 | Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security | Read More

Eaton Ensures Safety, Compliance and Operational Readiness

Eaton Ensures Safety, Compliance and Operational Readiness
Stand 308, Hall B6 Shipbuilding, Machinery & Marine Technology Exhibition 9th – 12th September Hamburg, Germany Power management company Eaton will demonstrate its expanded ability to deliver electrical, explosion-proof and hydraulic equipment for the marine and offshore industry at the international...
August 21st, 2014 | Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Full speed ahead to Shipbuilding, Machinery & Marine Technology Fair 2014

Full speed ahead to Shipbuilding, Machinery & Marine Technology Fair 2014
WEG will showcase its wide range of drive solutions for the maritime industry WEG, a leading global supplier of drive systems, will showcase its wide range of reliable, robust and efficient systems for the shipbuilding and offshore industry at this year’s SMM (Shipbuilding, Machinery & Marine Technology...
July 31st, 2014 | Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

Expert Market Survey: Shipping industry takes an optimistic view of the future

Expert Market Survey: Shipping industry takes an optimistic view of the future
Christian Nieswandt Shipping companies predict increased turnover and profits in 2014 Strong dynamic growth and increasing rates are expected in the bulk carrier market Shipping companies also see market opportunities for smaller and very large container vessels A wave of new construction will exacerbate...
July 8th, 2014 | Banking, Markets, Shipfinance | Read More

HSH Nordbank finances EuroCore office building in Munich

HSH Nordbank finances EuroCore office building in Munich
HAMBURG/KIEL HSH Nordbank is providing a Maple Knoll Capital and a group of inves-tors with portfolio finance of EUR 90 million for an office building in Munich’s Allach dis-trict. The 60, 000 sqm in office space is fully let. The main tenant with just under 70 percent is T-Systems International...
June 24th, 2014 | Banking, Construction, Finance | Read More

Making a DATE with DNV GL…

Making a DATE with DNV GL…
Nikos Boussounis, DNV GL Maritime Senior Vice President and Regional Manager for the East Mediterranean, Black & Caspian Seas, Making a DATE with DNV GL: New Support Centre at Piraeus will bring customers direct access to experts DNV GL, the world’s leading ship classification society and a leading...
June 13th, 2014 | Classification Societies, Events, Maritime Education and Training, Technical, Technology | Read More

HSH Nordbank starts fiscal 2014 with a good first quarter

HSH Nordbank starts fiscal 2014 with a  good first quarter
Constantin von Oesterreich, • New business almost doubled year on year to EUR 2.1 billion • Loan loss provisioning expense down substantially • Pre-tax profit of EUR 354 million • Common equity Tier 1 capital ratio including buffer solid at 13.0 percent – capital protection clause working...
June 6th, 2014 | Banking, Reports | Read More

HSH Nordbank AG: Core Bank making progress in terms of operating profit…

HSH Nordbank AG: Core Bank making progress in terms of operating profit…
Constantin von Oesterreich Core Bank making progress in terms of operating profit – capital ratios strengthened by guarantee New business up 12 percent to EUR 7.6 billion – driven by corpo-rate and real estate clients with an amount of EUR 5.6 billion Higher loan loss provisions for ship loans in...
April 10th, 2014 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Shipfinance | Read More

Maritime Broadband’s C-Bird™ Solution Sets the New Industry Standard for VSAT Communications at Sea

Maritime Broadband’s C-Bird™ Solution Sets the New Industry Standard for VSAT Communications at Sea
NEW YORK – March 19, 2014 – (Marine NewsWire) Maritime Broadband’s C-Bird™, the most reliable, affordable and efficient VSAT communications solution available for continuous connectivity at sea, is gaining wide acceptance among major companies in the shipping industry. The company recently added...
March 19th, 2014 | Communication, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

HSH Nordbank finances Hamburg real estate portfolio for US investor Castlelake

HSH Nordbank finances Hamburg real estate portfolio for US investor Castlelake
HAMBURG/KIEL HSH Nordbank is making EUR 200 million available to the US Castlelake Group to finance the purchase of a commercial real estate portfolio in Germany. The Hamburg-based Becken Group is participating in the purchase, which was completed at the end of last year, as a co-investor. The 109 properties...
March 3rd, 2014 | Banking | Read More

Inmarsat Maritime opens Smart Operations dialogue

Inmarsat Maritime opens Smart Operations dialogue
18 February 2014 – Inmarsat (LSE:ISAT.L), the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services, has staged the inaugural ‘Smart Operations’ conference, the first in a series of events seeking an open debate in the maritime industry over the operational benefits of integrated...
February 18th, 2014 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More