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green shipping

Towards A Clean Future With Green Shipping

Low-sulphur ship fuel, decarbonisation, ballast water management: Stricter international emission limits have moved environment protection to the top of the maritime industry’s agenda. The topic will also feature prominently at SMM, the industry’s leading international trade fair. Numerous exhibitors will present innovative green technologies, and at the accompanying subject-specific conferences, experts will discuss current trends.

Comments Off on Towards A Clean Future With Green Shipping / 22nd Aug 2018

crane refit

Major Crane Refit Completed at Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam for Fred. Olsen Windcarrier Jack-up Brave Tern

Brave Tern, the 132-metre jack-up operated by Fred. Olsen Windcarrier AS, has completed a major crane refit at Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam. The main operation was the insertion of a 20-metre section into the main boom of the 800-tonne crane, allowing it to reach a height of 120 metres. This upgrade now allows it to install and maintain the next generation of wind turbines.

Comments Off on Major Crane Refit Completed at Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam for Fred. Olsen Windcarrier Jack-up Brave Tern / 22nd Aug 2018

New Markets Reached for SEA\LNG With New Member ÉNESTAS

SEA\LNG, the multi-sector industry coalition aiming to accelerate the widespread adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel, announced that it has welcomed Mexico-based ÉNESTAS to its membership coalition.

Comments Off on New Markets Reached for SEA\LNG With New Member ÉNESTAS / 22nd Aug 2018

digitalisation

Digital Ship’s Maritime CIO Forum 29 August in Tokyo

If Industry 4.0 is to be truly realised, then shipping must embrace a new approach to the traditional supply chain. Moving a container from A to B involves, on average, 30 different actors and 200+ interactions – delivery of goods has never been more transparent, nor more complex.

Comments Off on Digital Ship’s Maritime CIO Forum 29 August in Tokyo / 22nd Aug 2018

galati

125 Years Celebrated by Damen Shipyards Galati

This year the party was larger than usual as it incorporated a celebration of 100 years since Romanian unification and Damen Shipyard Galati’s 125th anniversary.

Comments Off on 125 Years Celebrated by Damen Shipyards Galati / 17th Aug 2018

shiprepair

Newport Shipping Has Signed Cooperation Agreements With Service Companies and Marine Equipment Suppliers

Recent agreements with hatch cover specialist Navitech, machinery specialist IngeJov, and ShipParts.com for turnkey spares supply, allows Newport Shipping to procure spare parts and deliver specialised services on behalf of its customers as part of the Group’s global shiprepair service offering.

Comments Off on Newport Shipping Has Signed Cooperation Agreements With Service Companies and Marine Equipment Suppliers / 15th Aug 2018

propeller shaft

Heddle Marine And Thordon Bearings Team Up to Convert Ships to Pollution Free Propeller Shaft Lines

The agreement will create an action plan in which a specialist team, comprised of Heddle Marine and Thordon Bearings’ personnel, to offer support to ship managers and owners looking to ensure their vessels are fully compliant with environmental legislation prohibiting the discharge of oil from the oil-to-sea interface of ships’ propeller shafts.

Comments Off on Heddle Marine And Thordon Bearings Team Up to Convert Ships to Pollution Free Propeller Shaft Lines / 8th Aug 2018

sustainable shipping solutions

Skoon Energy and Damen Sign Agreement for Sustainable Shipping Solutions Advancement

The agreement combines Damen’s 90 years of experience with the dynamism of a new start-up, founded in 2017, by Daan Geldermans and Peter Paul van Voorst, two students of the Delft University of Technology.

Comments Off on Skoon Energy and Damen Sign Agreement for Sustainable Shipping Solutions Advancement / 27th Jul 2018

marine access solutions

Single Marine Access Solution Provided by Damen, Amplemann and VEEM

At the end of June, Damen Shipyards Group along with Ampelmann and VEEM hosted a Marine Access Event. Over two days, delegates from both the offshore renewable and non-renewable industries had the opportunity to sail from IJmuiden in the Netherlands to experience the latest in marine access solutions.

Comments Off on Single Marine Access Solution Provided by Damen, Amplemann and VEEM / 23rd Jul 2018

Alibaba Cloud And Siemens to Power Industrial Internet of Things in China

Siemens and Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to partner to foster the industrial Internet of Things (IoT) in China.

Comments Off on Alibaba Cloud And Siemens to Power Industrial Internet of Things in China / 13th Jul 2018

fast crew supply vessel

Seawork International 2018: Damen Shows Two New Fast Crew Supply Vessels 2710 and 1204

Damen showed two new Fast Crew Supply vessels to the world for the first time at the 2018 Seawork International Exhibition and Conference, in Southampton, UK. The FCS 2710 and FCS 1204 received their first public viewings and the naming ceremony for the FCS 2710 was also held on the opening day of the show.

Comments Off on Seawork International 2018: Damen Shows Two New Fast Crew Supply Vessels 2710 and 1204 / 6th Jul 2018

Thordon ThorPlas-Blue Found Creating a Safer Working Envirnoment and Reducing Operating Costs

The grease-free ThorPlas-Blue bearings Thordon supplied and installed to a Mississippi River line haul boat recently have helped reduce the vessel’s operating costs while creating a safer working environment for the crew.

Comments Off on Thordon ThorPlas-Blue Found Creating a Safer Working Envirnoment and Reducing Operating Costs / 3rd Jul 2018

marine fuel

Continuing Investment in LNG as a Marine Fuel Critical to Meeting GHG Emissions Targets & Air Quality

SEA\LNG, the multi-sector industry coalition aiming to accelerate the widespread adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel, reiterated how critical continuing investment in LNG as a marine fuel is to meeting both air quality and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions targets.

Comments Off on Continuing Investment in LNG as a Marine Fuel Critical to Meeting GHG Emissions Targets & Air Quality / 3rd Jul 2018

jw automarine

Typhoon International and JW Automarine to Sign Supply Agreement at Seawork 2018

Typhoon International, the world-leading manufacturer of drysuits and maritime workplace equipment, is signing a benchmark distribution agreement with JW Automarine at Seawork.

Comments Off on Typhoon International and JW Automarine to Sign Supply Agreement at Seawork 2018 / 2nd Jul 2018

ballast water

Newbuild vessel Inland Coastal Tanker Elena H Supplied Clean D2 Standard Ballast Water by Damen’s InvaSave

Since the Ballast Water Management (BWM) Convention entered into force on 8th September 2017, newbuild vessels have to meet the D2 standard of the Ballast Water Management Convention.

Comments Off on Newbuild vessel Inland Coastal Tanker Elena H Supplied Clean D2 Standard Ballast Water by Damen’s InvaSave / 29th Jun 2018

climate change

Climate Change: Plastic to be Replaced By Paperboard to Reduce Climate Impact

Replacing plastic with a non-fossil material is a clear trend, not least in the packaging industry. Switching from fossil plastic to an alternative material such as paperboard reduces companies’ climate impact. Changing an established infrastructure takes time, though, especially if it means that the packaging must be redesigned, the packing equipment modified or replaced, and the distribution from manufacturer to consumer is affected.

Comments Off on Climate Change: Plastic to be Replaced By Paperboard to Reduce Climate Impact / 22nd Jun 2018