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Category : Innovation & technology

Fuel Saving

Are you using the best method for testing the water‐tightness of your hatches?

Poor maintenance of hatch‐covers, seals and coamings, resulting in water entering a ship’s hold can lead to devastating consequences. Testing that hatch covers are weather‐tight is a fundamental requirement for preventing damage to cargo and ensuring the safety of a…

Comments Off on Are you using the best method for testing the water‐tightness of your hatches? / 14th April 2015

Generator Sets

DBR’s Success in Generator Sets Continues

DBR’s Success in Generator Sets Continues as they put together a 40 foot DNV 2.7-1 container generator set for a vessel owned by Jan De Nul Group.

Comments Off on DBR’s Success in Generator Sets Continues / 11th April 2015

Alternative Fuels

Alfa Laval to Strengthen its Global Commitment to the Use of Alternative Fuels

Alfa Laval has entered into a patent licence agreement with Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) for the use of DSME’s patents on high pressure fuel gas supply systems. The agreement signed in March 2015 enables Alfa Laval to further…

Comments Off on Alfa Laval to Strengthen its Global Commitment to the Use of Alternative Fuels / 10th April 2015

Flex Tunnel

First Two Van der Velden® FLEX Tunnel Systems Sold

Van der Velden Marine Systems is celebrating the first two orders of its Van der Velden® FLEX Tunnel system.

Comments Off on First Two Van der Velden® FLEX Tunnel Systems Sold / 4th April 2015

Severn Provider

Fast Crew Supplier Severn Provider Ready for Offshore Markets

The naming ceremony took place for Severn Offshore Services Ltd’s new multipurpose wind farm vessel Severn Provider.

No Comments / 2nd April 2015

Thordon Bearings

Britannia Rules the Waves With Thordon Bearings’ Compac System

Thordon Bearings seawater-lubricated COMPAC propeller shaft system was given a royal ‘seal’ of approval.

No Comments / 19th March 2015


ACO Marine’s New Water Maker Opens Up Opportunities for Wastewater Re-use

Leading wastewater treatment systems specialist ACO Marine has launched a novel water recovery system

No Comments / 18th March 2015


The Arctic Ignorance

The Arctic is usually joked as being the home of Igloos & penguins. However, the actual history of the Arctic goes far beyond what we might have considered.

3 Comments / 19th February 2015

emergency breathing

New Emergency Breathing System Designed for Helicopter Crews and Passengers.

HANSEN PROTECTION AS has now released its new approved emergency breathing system designed for helicopter crews and passengers.

No Comments / 22nd January 2015


MarineCo Orders Newly Designed Damen MultiCat 2712

MarineCo UK has contracted Damen Shipyards Group for a Multi Cat 2712. The vessel will be delivered in April 2015.

No Comments / 9th January 2015

Ship Intelligence

Rolls-Royce Has Unveiled its ‘Ship Intelligence’ Vision for the Future.

Rolls-Royce says that the ‘big data’ concept is leading to a host of possibilities and has unveiled its ‘ship intelligence’ vision for the future.

No Comments / 24th December 2014

Container Vessel

UASC Names First Ever LNG-Ready Ultra Large Container Vessel at HHI Shipyard in Ulsan

United Arab Shipping Company today named the industry’s first ever LNG-ready ultra large container vessel.

No Comments / 22nd December 2014

Saving lives at sea

Saving Lives at Sea with Wireless Technology

The LYNCEUS project was initiated following the Costa Concordia tragedy with the purpose of revolutionizing rescue operations at sea,

No Comments / 25th November 2014

Fuel Saving

Opportunity For Innovation in Fuel Saving Technologies

How the EU Sulphur Directive for Marine Fuels offers an opportunity for innovation in fuel saving technologies

No Comments / 13th November 2014

marine jet power

Marine Jet Power: Introducing the all new MJP Hybrid

Marine Jet Power is proud to introduce a totally new product concept – optimized for high-speed applications and featuring a superior and well proven pump unit. The MJP Hybrid waterjet combines the very best characteristics of the revolutionary MJP DRB series with the highly respected MJP Ultrajet series.

No Comments / 14th October 2014

Miniature Navigation System

New Miniature Navigation Systems: Much More Accurate, Robust, and Versatile

New Miniature Navigation Systems: up to 0.2* Roll, Pitch and Heading

No Comments / 12th October 2014