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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

Hull Cleaning

Fleet Cleaner Demonstrates ATEX Certified Technology for Hull Cleaning of Tankers During Cargo Ops at Vopak Terminals in Rotterdam

The ATEX certified system has been operational since the beginning of 2021, with the first successful demonstration at the Vopak Europoort terminal in the Port of Rotterdam.

Comments Off on Fleet Cleaner Demonstrates ATEX Certified Technology for Hull Cleaning of Tankers During Cargo Ops at Vopak Terminals in Rotterdam / 23rd June 2021

ship registry

Global Ship Registry: Innovation Leads to Elevation

Maturity and innovation have proved a winning combination as the world’s most technologically inventive ship registry has been elevated to the Paris MoU Grey List from June 2021.

Comments Off on Global Ship Registry: Innovation Leads to Elevation / 23rd June 2021

ICCP-POD

ICCP-POD to be Launched by Amphibious Energy and CORROSION

CORROSION and Amphibious Energy today announced the launch of the new ICCP-POD, an environmentally friendly alternative to using diesel generators to supply energy during the construction phase of wind turbines, and sacrificial anodes to protect turbine foundations against corrosion.

Comments Off on ICCP-POD to be Launched by Amphibious Energy and CORROSION / 16th June 2021

global waste

How Ideel is Changing the Coffee Capsule Industry

59 billion plastic and aluminium coffee capsules are produced yearly, where do most of these end up? Unfortunately, in our landfills. This obviously translates into a big global waste management issue.

Comments Off on How Ideel is Changing the Coffee Capsule Industry / 16th June 2021

decarbonizing maritime

Promising Outlook for a Green Ammonia-powered Vessel Revealed by Nordic Consortium

A major conclusion is that green ammonia holds potential to play a significant role in decarbonizing maritime transport if investors and operators are presented with a credible business model.

Comments Off on Promising Outlook for a Green Ammonia-powered Vessel Revealed by Nordic Consortium / 9th June 2021

marine compressed air system

Siem Offshore to Retrofit Compressed Air System Onboard the JOIDES Resolution

Under the contract, TMC will supply a complete marine compressed air system that consists of three large screw compressors plus refrigerant air dryers and filters to provide a constant supply of dry, clean air. The equipment will be retrofitted onboard the JOIDES Resolution.

Comments Off on Siem Offshore to Retrofit Compressed Air System Onboard the JOIDES Resolution / 8th June 2021