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Radar system

Port of Marseille Fos Awards Kelvin Hughes Second Phase VTS Radar System Contract

Kelvin Hughes, a world leader in the design and supply of navigation and surveillance systems has been awarded the contract for the second phase of a radar system installation by the Port of Marseille Fos in Southern France. The Enfield-based company supplied five SBS-700 radar systems earlier this year that were integrated with the port’s Vessel Traffic Management System (VTMS). The second phase has seen two more, identical models installed and commissioned at the port in July.

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sulphur emission

Alfa Laval PureSOx Saves Reederei H.-P. WEGENER Fuel Cost of Over a Thousand Days

Reederei H.-P. WEGENER, a family-owned business with generations of experience in German coastal shipping, has found proven success with Alfa Laval PureSOx as the solution for meeting sulphur emission limits. In 1000 days of continuous scrubber operation on two of the container vessels it charters out to customers, the company has seen major fuel cost savings.

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Navigation radar

Navigation Radar SharpEye™ Will be Supplied to Singapore Navy by Kelvin Hughes

Kelvin Hughes, a world leader in the design and supply of navigation and security surveillance systems, is delighted to announce that it is supplying its SharpEye™ navigation radar for the Republic of Singapore Navy’s Littoral Mission Vessel (LMV) programme.

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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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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.

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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.

Comments Off on New Prestigious Norwegian Escape has a Strong Presence of Alfa Laval systems / 4th May 2016

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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Seazip

SeaZip Fleet Expansion Continues

Two Damen Fast Crew Suppliers strengthen offshore portfolio In a celebratory atmosphere, marking the sustained growth of its fleet, SeaZip Offshore Services has taken delivery of two Damen Fast Crew Suppliers (FCS) 2610. Continuing the company’s vessel-naming trend, the new…

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Alternative fuels

Alfa Laval Test & Training Centre for LNG and Alternative Fuels Expands

The Alfa Laval Test & Training Centre in Aalborg, Denmark will soon be expanded to five times its current size. This extraordinary development, focused on LNG and other alternative fuels, will address new challenges and possibilities for marine customers as they strive to meet environmental and energy targets. The expansion will create the world’s most advanced test centre for environmental and combustion technology – regardless of fuel type.

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Inline scrubber

Inline Scrubber Design for Alfa Laval PureSOx Platform

The Alfa Laval PureSOx exhaust gas cleaning system now offers an inline scrubber design.

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portXL

PortXL: Damen Joins Rotterdam Start-up Project

Damen is proud to be one of the partners in PortXL, the first start-up accelerator programme specifically designed for the Port of Rotterdam.

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Planet ocean

Rapid Depth Measurements Provided by Planet Ocean

Planet Ocean have received 10 Sea-Bird Scientific SBE-53 Bottom Pressure Recorders. These sensors offer unprecedented bottom-pressure recording capability.

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Plankton

AAL Melbourne Installs Plankton Collection Technology

AAL is supporting the Sir Alister Hardy Foundation for Ocean Science through the installation and carriage of a Continuous Plankton Recorder.

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environmental products

Alfa Laval Environmental Products Selected for the New Petrofac JSD6000

Oil and gas industry service provider Petrofac has selected a range of Alfa Laval environmental products for the new Petrofac JSD6000.

No Comments / 25th June 2015

BlueTEC

World’s First Floating Tidal BlueTEC Platform

The first BlueTEC Tidal Energy platform was formally named by the Mayor of Texel, the Netherlands.

Comments Off on World’s First Floating Tidal BlueTEC Platform / 18th April 2015