Posts Tagged ‘VIKING’

VIKING Wins Greek Coast Guard Tender

VIKING Wins Greek Coast Guard Tender
The VIKING ambulance boat VIKING Wins Greek Coast Guard Tender VIKING Life-Saving Equipment has been declared the winning bidder in a tender covering three offshore high-speed ambulance boats that will support emergency services in the Aegean Sea. The international tender was concluded after a cooperation...
October 29th, 2019 | Health and Safety, Safety and Security | Read More

VIKING and Norsafe sailing under same flag at Nor-Shipping

VIKING and Norsafe sailing under same flag at Nor-Shipping
Liferaft in ice VIKING and Norsafe sailing under same flag at Nor-Shipping  Following last year’s acquisition of Norwegian lifeboat builder Norsafe by VIKING Life-Saving Equipment, the two companies are joining forces at Nor-Shipping to showcase their complete safety solution.  For decades, the name...
June 3rd, 2019 | Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security | Read More

Torqeedo provides electric propulsion for new VIKING LifeCraft™

Torqeedo provides electric propulsion for new VIKING LifeCraft™
.. Torqeedo provides electric propulsion for new VIKING LifeCraft™ Innovative new evacuation system with electric inflatable boats passes heavy weather tests, wins DMA approval  Gilching, Germany (April 2, 2019) – Torqeedo has developed a specialized high-thrust electric propulsion system for...
April 2nd, 2019 | Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security | Read More

VIKING’s LifeCraft™ passes toughest ever test at sea

VIKING’s LifeCraft™ passes toughest ever test at sea
VIKING LifeCraft HWST 2018 Rough seas with wave heights up to 50% above the stipulated heavy weather testing requirements proved no obstacle for VIKING’s innovative LifeCraft™ system, paving the way for cruise ship operators worldwide to benefit from all the advantages that this new hybrid –...
November 19th, 2018 | Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Accidents, Safety and Security | Read More

VIKING named exclusive distributor for new container firefighting solution

VIKING named exclusive distributor for new container firefighting solution
HydroPen™ 1 VIKING is now the worldwide distributor for Rosenby Engineering’s revolutionary HydroPen™ System, which enables crew to safely and efficiently tackle costly container fires at heights. Esbjerg, Denmark, 22 August 2018. Maritime safety equipment manufacturer and global servicing provider...
August 22nd, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security | Read More

Technava and VIKING keep boosting efficiency for Greek shipowners

Technava and VIKING keep boosting efficiency for Greek shipowners
Shipowner Agreement This year, Greek maritime company Technava celebrates 50 years of playing a key role in the supply of equipment and technical support to the Greek shipping industry. A hallmark of that success has been a long-standing alliance with global maritime safety equipment manufacturer and...
June 1st, 2018 | Anniversaries, Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

VIKING strengthens offerings to Japanese shipowners

VIKING strengthens offerings to Japanese shipowners
… Sea Japan 2018: The combined capability of supplying extended service interval liferafts and the recent Japanese government approval for its liferaft range has upped the competitiveness of VIKING safety solutions for Japanese shipowners. Esbjerg, Denmark, 11 April 2018. Leading maritime safety...
April 9th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Marintec 2017: New VIKING MES cuts servicing costs

Marintec 2017: New VIKING MES cuts servicing costs
… Mandatory servicing of marine evacuation systems (MES) on board passenger vessels is both costly and labour-intensive. At Marintec 2017, VIKING will introduce visitors to its latest MES solution that enables shipowners and operators to significantly reduce servicing costs and administration. Set...
November 30th, 2017 | Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security | Read More

VIKING becomes IMPA ACT preferred supplier

VIKING becomes IMPA ACT preferred supplier
VIKING CEO Henrik Uhd Christensen Esbjerg, Denmark – 22 November 2017: Global marine, offshore and fire safety equipment and servicing provider VIKING Life-Saving Equipment has announced it is now a Preferred Supplier under the IMPA ACT programme. IMPA ACT is an initiative of the International Marine...
November 22nd, 2017 | Associations, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Nor-Shipping 2017: VIKING has the power to simplify safety

Nor-Shipping 2017: VIKING has the power to simplify safety
VIKING Life-Saving Equipment Senior Vice President, Benny Carlsen This year’s edition of Nor-Shipping will see VIKING showcase its ability to optimize and simplify safety for shipowners and seafarers alike. Presenting the latest evolution of its successful Shipowner Agreement concept, along with brand...
May 29th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

OTC 2017: VIKING fields new offshore safety solutions to protect people and business

OTC 2017: VIKING fields new offshore safety solutions to protect people and business
PS4191 Anti-Exposure suit, offshore 1 This year’s Offshore Technology Conference (OTC 2017) in Houston will see VIKING present bold and innovative products and solutions that make thinking beyond traditional offshore safety choices a wise move in terms of both safety and efficiency. Esbjerg, Denmark,...
May 1st, 2017 | Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

VIKING unleashes wave of innovations at Seatrade Cruise Global

VIKING unleashes wave of innovations at Seatrade Cruise Global
VEC Plus VIKING has chosen Seatrade Cruise Global in Fort Lauderdale to showcase a host of innovative safety solutions and servicing concepts, proving once again that the company is closely aligned with cruise line operator needs and priorities. Gamechanger round the corner Marine and offshore safety...
March 10th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security | Read More

VIKING Saatsea introduces 24/7 onboard ISPS Code courses

VIKING Saatsea introduces 24/7 onboard ISPS Code courses
… Shipowners hoping to save training costs, reduce risks and increase the efficiency of ISPS Code maritime security compliance can now take advantage of new, computer-based training from VIKING Saatsea.   Esbjerg, Denmark, March 2017 – VIKING Saatsea, the maritime e-learning unit of marine and...
March 6th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

‘Streamlined safety’ and ‘convenient compliance’ are key for shipowners at SMM 2016

‘Streamlined safety’ and ‘convenient compliance’ are key for shipowners at SMM 2016
VIKING Nadiro Drop-In-Ball™ technology Streamlined safety equipment procurement, servicing convenience and regulatory compliance are on the radar as global shipowners continue their search for cost and efficiency improvements. VIKING is bringing visitors to SMM 2016 a chance to experience and discuss...
September 1st, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

North Sea gets 360° safety equipment servicing coverage

North Sea gets 360° safety equipment servicing coverage
Jens Peter Kruse The European Aviation Safety Authorities’ Part 145 approval of VIKING’s Bergen, Norway, servicing station heralds the completion of a ring of safety around the North Sea for aviation suits and lifejackets maintenance and repair needs. Marine and aviation safety equipment manufacturer...
January 15th, 2016 | Airline Industry, Associations, Aviation | Read More

VIKING and Daemyung Marine invest in Korea

VIKING and Daemyung Marine invest in Korea
Thanks to the new joint venture between VIKING and Daemyung Marine, Korean shipowners and foreign-flag visitors will have faster access to locally stocked products and service agreements direct from the manufacturer.  Esbjerg, Denmark,  7 January 2016 – Marine safety equipment manufacturer and servicing...
January 7th, 2016 | Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

VIKING and PVA team up for USCG coastal safety compliancy

VIKING and PVA team up for USCG coastal safety compliancy
VIKING Americas VP, Al Osle Coastal vessel operators trying to come to terms with upgraded US Coast Guard regulations for survival craft have been helped along the way by VIKING at the annual Passenger Vessel Association and U.S. Coast Guard Industry Day in Miami.  Marine safety equipment manufacturer...
November 23rd, 2015 | Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Technical, Technology | Read More

VIKING parades top safety offerings at Nor-Shipping 2015

VIKING parades top safety offerings at Nor-Shipping 2015
VIKING offers complete service support – including lifeboat and marine fire service – to shipowners Marine safety equipment leader VIKING Life-Saving Equipment will appear in force at Nor-Shipping 2015, displaying both innovative products and services that are proving popular with shipowners...
May 27th, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security | Read More

VIKING lifts safety to new heights at OTC

VIKING lifts safety to new heights at OTC
Alexander Gundersen, VIKING Global Sales Manager, Offshore A record-breaking offshore evacuation system is one of several highlights to be presented at the stand of leading marine and fire safety equipment and service provider VIKING Life-Saving Equipment (VIKING) at OTC 2015 in Houston, Texas. Chuting...
April 20th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security | Read More

VIKING in top form to meet global challenges

VIKING in top form to meet global challenges
As a global supplier of maritime safety equipment, VIKING’s 37 subsidiaries are represented in 70 locations, including the USA. For the 2014 financial year, VIKING Life-Saving Equipment A/S has again managed to lift both its top and bottom line to record levels. Turnover grew 7 percent to DKK 1.728...
March 19th, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Safety and Security | Read More

New VIKING ETSO transport suit tough to beat

New VIKING ETSO transport suit tough to beat
New ETSO- and SOLAS-approved helicopter transfer suit in high visibility yellow promises higher comfort and safety, combined with a unique equipment exchange scheme that ensures serviced suits are always on hand. Esbjerg, Denmark. February 10, 2015 – “When it comes to passenger suits for helicopter...
February 10th, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security | Read More

VIKING’s arctic suit triumphs over extreme temperatures

VIKING’s arctic suit triumphs over extreme temperatures
A long-time favorite of mariners facing arctic survival risks, VIKING’s PS5002 immersion suit has been upgraded and independently tested at temperatures as low as -62.6 degrees Celsius. Marine and fire safety equipment leader VIKING Life-Saving Equipment has released the latest model of its popular...
November 24th, 2014 | Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security | 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

Statoil joins VIKING’s safety management success story

Statoil joins VIKING’s safety management success story
VIKING is ready with all the answers to a new hot topic for offshore infrastructure owners and operators at its stand at OTC 2014. The topic is single-source safety equipment servicing – and judging by industry reactions, VIKING seems to have uncovered – and solved – a significant hassle for its...
April 28th, 2014 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security | Read More

VIKING takes 360o safety servicing offshore

VIKING takes 360o safety servicing offshore
New, transparent multi-year service agreement concept from VIKING revolutionizes the way offshore owners and operators solve the difficulties of managing multiple brands, equipment types and regulatory approvals for safety equipment and servicing. Handling safety equipment servicing has always been a...
August 14th, 2013 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security | Read More