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Monthly Archives : July 2021

International Register of shipping

The International Register of Shipping Expanding Its Middle East Operations

This new approval re-enforces INTLREG as being among the leading maritime service providers operating in this region with approvals in two other GCC countries and survey/audit stations properly established to provide service to its clients.

Comments Off on The International Register of Shipping Expanding Its Middle East Operations / 28th July 2021

fleet cleaner

Christening Thunderbird 2: Explosion-safe Cleaning

The TB2 is the second working vessel of Fleet Cleaner, a green scale-up from Delft that uses self-developed robots to clean the hulls of seagoing vessels from fouling such as algae and mussels.

Comments Off on Christening Thunderbird 2: Explosion-safe Cleaning / 27th July 2021

marine compressed air

Walk-to-work Windfarm Vessels to be Supplied Marine Compressors by TMC

Norwegian company Awind AS has signed a contract for two vessel newbuilds that are scheduled for delivery in the first half of 2023. In addition, Awind AS has options for up to four additional CSOVs.

Comments Off on Walk-to-work Windfarm Vessels to be Supplied Marine Compressors by TMC / 14th July 2021

carbon-free solutions

Major Test Programme Towards Carbon-free Solutions With Hydrogen and Ammonia Launched by Wärtsilä

The company is pioneering the adoption of hydrogen and ammonia as viable engine fuels through advanced testing in Wärtsilä’s fuel-flexible combustion engines.

Comments Off on Major Test Programme Towards Carbon-free Solutions With Hydrogen and Ammonia Launched by Wärtsilä / 14th July 2021

fuel savings

Through DeepSea’s Industry-first Performance Routing Platform, Seanergy Achieves Fuel Savings of up to 12%

Collaboration on powerful new Pythia platform will help shipowners and operators reduce fuel consumption and emissions, avoid severe weather, and monitor charter party compliance

Comments Off on Through DeepSea’s Industry-first Performance Routing Platform, Seanergy Achieves Fuel Savings of up to 12% / 14th July 2021

reduce emissions

To Decarbonise Offshore Drilling, FUELSAVE and Seadrill Announce First Partnership

Cleantech provider FUELSAVE will deploy its advanced combustion conditioning technology to reduce primary fuel oil consumption and cut Co2 and GHG emissions in the offshore oil and gas sector for the first time, following the signature of a landmark contract with Seadrill, one of the world’s leading offshore drilling contractors.

Comments Off on To Decarbonise Offshore Drilling, FUELSAVE and Seadrill Announce First Partnership / 13th July 2021

antifouling

With Zero Barnacle Growth After 63 Months in Major Biofouling Hotspots, Tanker Vessel M/T Calypso Validates Selektope® Antifouling Ability

Performance analysis of M/T Calypso, the first vessel coated with a 60-month paint system containing Selektope®, demonstrated average speed loss of just -0.5% during the service period

Comments Off on With Zero Barnacle Growth After 63 Months in Major Biofouling Hotspots, Tanker Vessel M/T Calypso Validates Selektope® Antifouling Ability / 12th July 2021

cloud-based simulators

Wärtsilä Voyage’s NTPRO Navigational Simulator Becomes First Interactive ‘instructor-led’ Cloud Training Solution to Gain New DNV Class D Certification

Wärtsilä Voyage’s NTPRO (Navi-Trainer Professional 5000) navigational simulator has attained certification according to the new DNV Class D standard for cloud-based simulators — making it the first certified cloud solution that offers both interactive instructor-led and student-led training.

Comments Off on Wärtsilä Voyage’s NTPRO Navigational Simulator Becomes First Interactive ‘instructor-led’ Cloud Training Solution to Gain New DNV Class D Certification / 7th July 2021

crew welfare

The Mission to Seafarers Has Raised £320,000 for Its Ongoing Crew Welfare Campaign

The campaign was launched late last year to sustain crew welfare support around the world at a time when it was desperately needed and as the COVID-19 pandemic continued to impact seafarers.

Comments Off on The Mission to Seafarers Has Raised £320,000 for Its Ongoing Crew Welfare Campaign / 6th July 2021

Measuring Fuel Consumption

To Create Industry Standard for Measuring Fuel Consumption Model Accuracy, ZeroNorth Kickstarts Working Group

11 organisations including ZeroNorth, Cargill, UltraBulk and Western Bulk to collaborate to create new methodology for assessing fuel performance model accuracy

Comments Off on To Create Industry Standard for Measuring Fuel Consumption Model Accuracy, ZeroNorth Kickstarts Working Group / 5th July 2021