Monthly Archives : May 2016

Ballast Water Treatment

Ballast Water Treatment: USCG Testing Procedures Near Completion for Alfa Laval PureBallast

Alfa Laval continues to move swiftly towards the submission of a US Coast Guard (USCG) type approval application for Alfa Laval PureBallast 3.1. The company has performed half of the required land-based tests and is set to conclude the remainder of these within Q2.

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Oil Rig

Oil Rig Projects: Roxtec Selected by Apply Emtunga for Maximizing Offshore Accommodation Safety

In the Arendal Yard in Gothenburg, Sweden, Apply Emtunga is building the offshore accommodation modules to the oil rig projects Martin Linge and ETAP. As the living quarters are to be the safest place on a rig Apply Emtunga puts a lot of effort into creating maximum safety. One way to ensure safety is to use Roxtec cable and pipe transits.

Comments Off on Oil Rig Projects: Roxtec Selected by Apply Emtunga for Maximizing Offshore Accommodation Safety / 29th May 2016

east-west trade lanes

The Alliance: A New Partnership Covering All East-West Trade Lanes

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL, President & CEO: Junichiro Ikeda), Nippon Yusen Kaisha, “K” Line, Hanjin, Hapag-Lloyd and Yang Ming have agreed to create a new alliance covering all East-West trade lanes namely, Asia-Europe / Mediterranean, Asia-North America West Coast, Asia-North America East Coast, Transatlantic and Asia-Middle East / Persian Gulf / Red Sea.

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water treatment

Alfa Laval’s PureNOx Prime Water Treatment on Five Large Ethane Carriers

PureNOx Prime, Alfa Laval’s new PureNOx solution for water treatment in Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR), will be part of EGR systems on five very large ethane carriers (VLECs) to be operated by United Ethane Carriers (UEC). This major order from MAN Diesel & Turbo comes only a short time after PureNOx Prime was introduced to the market.

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LNG hybrid barge

Hamburg: The HUMMEL LNG Hybrid Barge in its Second Season

The HUMMEL has for over one year been contributing to improved air quality at the
port of Hamburg. Becker Marine Systems’ LNG Hybrid Barge will also be supplying lowemission
power to the AIDAsol this year.

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danish maritime days

Danish Maritime Days 2016 Themes

Open markets, innovation, sustainability as well as security and safety will be high on the agenda when the global maritime industry comes together for Danish Maritime Days this October. They are the topics which form the thematic framework of the maritime week and they have been decided in close collaboration with the many independent organisers in the open platform.

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Climate Change: What Does It Mean For Marine Life?

Climate change has had a startling effect on the rising temperatures of the oceans. Scientists predict that water temperatures will hit 1.4 – 5.8◦c by the end of the century. This change in the weather and ocean temperature is having a fundamental effect on the marine life that depends on it.

No Comments / 25th May 2016

Fincantieri

Full Scale Deployment of Climeon’s Heat Power Solution for Fincantieri Cruise Ships

/INS. The world leading company in cruise ship construction, Fincantieri, has selected Climeon’s revolutionary heat power system Climeon Ocean for its energy efficient solutions. The Italian Group has purchased six Climeon Ocean™ 450M systems, which will be installed in its upcoming new cruise ships. Total capacity, on all ships is up to 2,7 MW. Fincantieri is the first shipyard contracted to install Climeon Ocean on new cruise ships.

Comments Off on Full Scale Deployment of Climeon’s Heat Power Solution for Fincantieri Cruise Ships / 5th May 2016

Norwegian Escape

New Prestigious Norwegian Escape has a Strong Presence of Alfa Laval systems

In October 2015, Norwegian Cruise Line (Norwegian) received the first vessel in its new Breakway Plus Class. The 164,600 GT Norwegian Escape is not only Norwegian’s largest cruise ship to date, but also one of the largest cruise ships in the world. On board are prominent Alfa Laval systems in a range of key applications. Since entering service, Norwegian Escape has made waves in the cruise industry with its new standards of freedom and flexibility – hallmarks of Norwegian’s Breakaway concept. Boasting 19 decks and 4200 berths over a length of 325.8 m, the vessel displays innovation in every aspect: aesthetic, social and technical.

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Marseille Fos

Port of Marseille Fos to be Supplied VTS Radar Systems From Kelvin Hughes

A world leader in the design and supply of navigation and security surveillance systems, Kelvin Hughes has been contracted by French company AVON Communications to supply five of its SBS-700 radar systems for integration with the Marseille Fos Port Vessel Traffic Management System (VTMS).

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