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Ballast Water Treatment Systems

Ballast Water Treatment Systems: Gibdock Completes Complex Retrofit

Underlining its capabilities in this field, Gibdock has just completed a complex ballast water treatment system retrofit onboard the 179m, 34,500dwt bulk carrier Zambesi.

Comments Off on Ballast Water Treatment Systems: Gibdock Completes Complex Retrofit / 9th September 2018

Seatrade Maritime Middle East 29-31 October 2018 Dubai

Comments Off on Seatrade Maritime Middle East 29-31 October 2018 Dubai / 7th September 2018

COMPAC

Thordon Bearings COMPAC Seawater Lubricated Propeller Shaft Bearing System Guaranteed for Life

To date, the COMPAC bearing has been offered with a 15-year wear life guarantee, but with the development announced at the SMM 2018 trade show in Hamburg, Germany, Thordon, the global leader in seawater lubricated propeller shaft bearings, is guaranteeing that its tough polymer bearings will not need to be replaced throughout a vessel’s operational life.

Comments Off on Thordon Bearings COMPAC Seawater Lubricated Propeller Shaft Bearing System Guaranteed for Life / 7th September 2018

Wastewater Treatment Systems: River Cruise Sector Embraces ACO Marine

With a low-height design and capacity to treat the waste streams generated from up to 250 persons, the ACO Maripur is available in modular sections to allow easier access to the installation site using existing access routes, reducing the requirement to cut a hole in the ship’s side.

Comments Off on Wastewater Treatment Systems: River Cruise Sector Embraces ACO Marine / 6th September 2018

green ship propulsion systems

New Member Added to the Siship BlueDrive Family: Siship BlueDrive Eco

The Siship BlueDrive topology is based on DC technology and offers a wide range of benefits such as continuously reliable operation, a leaner design due to fewer components, an extended life cycle and fuel savings.

Comments Off on New Member Added to the Siship BlueDrive Family: Siship BlueDrive Eco / 5th September 2018

cargo loading

New Crane Device ‘YawSTOP’ to Cut Loading Time of Shipping Cargo

While dynamic positioning systems automatically maintains a vessel’s position despite wind and currents, and heave compensated cranes adjust for wave and roll, rotation control of suspended cargo is frequently handled by vessel or harbour crew with taglines attached to the corners of the load. This is a highly inefficient method to load and unload goods and equipment, and also represents a significant HSE-risk.

Comments Off on New Crane Device ‘YawSTOP’ to Cut Loading Time of Shipping Cargo / 4th September 2018

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 August 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 August 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 August 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 August 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 August 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 August 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 August 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 July 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 July 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 July 2018