Australia’s third and final next generation warship has been launched in Adelaide, bringing the most complex defence project in the nation’s history a step closer to completion.
IACS member, Korean Register (KR) has significantly updated its SeaTrust-HullScan software to offer much faster operating speeds and many more functions.
SeaTrust-HullScan V2 is a specific software package developed for the structural strength analysis of bulk carriers, double hull oil tankers, containers ships based on KR's Rules and the Harmonized CSR.
The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) fears ‘chaos and confusion’ unless the UN International Maritime Organization (IMO) urgently resolves some serious issues concerning the successful implementation of the 0.5 percent sulphur in marine fuel cap, which is scheduled to come into effect globally overnight on 1 January 2020.
Digitally driven services through ABB Ability™ Collaborative Operations Centers bring decisive shift towards remote vessel management techniques.
Twelve months after Miramar, Florida, became the third of ABB’s “Level 1” Collaborative Operations Centers to open its doors, 24/7 remote support for ships anywhere in the world is already the new normal for close to 1,000 vessels.
Rolls-Royce and Finnish shipowner Finferries have signed a collaboration agreement to jointly develop strategies and solutions to optimise the safety and efficiency of marine operations through developing the technology for decision supporting systems and to demonstrate remote and autonomous ferry operations.
On 17 of May 2018 medium sea tanker of the project 23130 «Academic Pashin», the yard number 901 started sea trials on the Ladoga Lake.
The construction of the vessel is carried out in accordance with the state contract for the Ministry of Defense of Russian Federation. The project was developed by "Spetssudoproekt" CJSC.
Norway-based offshore operator joins list of leading companies choosing a GNS Bundle solution that delivers fixed cost on a per-vessel basis.
GNS, one of the leading providers of maritime solutions has signed up Norwegian offshore service and supply shipping company, SolstadFarstad, to a fixed price bundle covering its complete digital and paper navigation requirements.
Ceremonial granting of the Employer Compliance Certificate to Volga Shipping Company (part of UCL Holding) was held at the Nizhny Novgorod Chamber of Commerce and Industry on 16 May 2018. The company is included into a unified register of the Nizhny Novgorod region employers with guaranteed observance of employees' labor rights.
Damen Shipyards Group has signed a contract with Corpetrolsa Group of Guayaquil, Ecuador, for the supply of three tugs; one Stan Tug 1205 and two Stan Tugs 1606. The tugs will be operated by Corpetrolsa subsidiary DLEN S.A. to support its bunkering operation.
Damen has held the first viewing of its innovative UV 4312 Fish Farm Support Vessel. The new class is the result of extensive discussions with the global fish farming industry and the result is a versatile vessel specifically designed to undertake the maintenance and support tasks particular to saltwater fish farms. The open day took place at the group’s headquarters at Damen Shipyards Gorinchem and was held for the benefit of operators from across the global sector.
In March 2018, Konecranes was selected to supply two Konecranes Gottwald Model 5 Mobile Harbor Cranes for the Port of Dover’s new cargo facilities as part of the Dover Western Docks Revival (DWDR) development.
The world’s first satellite device that combines the Inmarsat Fleet Xpress Network Service Device (NSD) with the RedPort Optimizer Enterprise satellite router and VoIP gateway was launched today by RedPort Global.
The single rackmount appliance will manage ship networks with satellite broadband routing, VoIP connectivity and crew services, and replaces at least three pieces of hardware that were previously required for Fleet Xpress installations.
Ocean Safety has been appointed by Ocean Signal to become their exclusive UK servicing agent for the Ocean Signal M100. This professional Man Overboard device incorporates both AIS and 121.5MHz homing beacon.
Maran Tankers Management is the Oil Tanker Shipping unit and Anangel Maritime Services is the Dry Bulk Carrier Shipping unit of Angelicoussis Shipping Group Limited.
MAYNARD, MA (May 14, 2018) ─ USA-based ballast water treatment system (BWTS) manufacturer, Ecochlor, Inc. announced today the completion of a contract to retrofit 36 vessels, including Suezmaxes, Aframaxes, VLCCs, Minicapes and Capes for Angelicoussis Shipping Group Limited (ASGL). Installations are expected between 2018 – 2020 in Singapore, Dubai, Qatar and China.
The biennial Posidonia 2018 Conference Programme is once again upon us with its trademark thought provoking constellation of conferences, seminars, workshops and heated panel discussions which are yet again set to shape the global shipping agenda and define the future of an industry that sits at the core of world economic developments.