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ship control systems

Leading Supplier of Ship Control Systems Servowatch Acquired by Rolls-Royce

Servowatch, based in Heybridge, Essex, will significantly expand the ship automation division of the MTU product and solution brand of Rolls-Royce’s Power Systems business.

Comments Off on Leading Supplier of Ship Control Systems Servowatch Acquired by Rolls-Royce / 13th January 2021

geospatial

Power of Location Data to be Unlocked Across the UK’s Blue Economy with Geospatial Data Strategy

Geospatial, or location data, is having a significant impact on our lives. It is transforming the way we complete everyday tasks, supports key decisions on where to develop vital infrastructure and helps us to use resources efficiently.

Comments Off on Power of Location Data to be Unlocked Across the UK’s Blue Economy with Geospatial Data Strategy / 23rd December 2020

Counterfeit Products

Dangers Posed by Counterfeit ADMIRALTY Products Highlighted by UKHO

These counterfeit items pose a significant danger to crew, vessels and cargo, as they have not been assessed by UKHO experts nor supplied by an authorised ADMIRALTY Chart Agent, who both perform vital quality assurance to ensure the integrity of information in genuine products.

Comments Off on Dangers Posed by Counterfeit ADMIRALTY Products Highlighted by UKHO / 14th December 2020

Bureau Veritas

Faroe Islands Capability to Successfully Develop & Build High-specification Vessels Showcased by Bureau Veritas Classed Vessel

Measuring 54 metres in length, Jákup Sverri, which will conduct work for the Faroe Marine Research Institute, is packed with the latest specialized and highly automated equipment for oceanographic and fishing research activities, including pelagic and bottom trawling, underwater acoustic research, hydrographic, seismic, ROV operations, and plankton and bottom sampling.

Comments Off on Faroe Islands Capability to Successfully Develop & Build High-specification Vessels Showcased by Bureau Veritas Classed Vessel / 13th December 2020

Offshore Renewable Energy

New Innovation Challenge Launched by UKHO and Cefas to Support Growth in Offshore Renewable Energy

Latest challenge invites innovators to identify how marine geospatial data can be used to find suitable sites for offshore wind and tidal wave energy infrastructure

Comments Off on New Innovation Challenge Launched by UKHO and Cefas to Support Growth in Offshore Renewable Energy / 2nd December 2020

Marine Innovation Programme Challenge

The First ADMIRALTY Marine Innovation Programme Challenge Won by BMT

For this challenge BMT created a new navigation system, which combines their REMBRANDT® and TUFLOW® simulation technologies to enhance autonomous operations planning and real-time navigation safety in busy waterways and ports.

Comments Off on The First ADMIRALTY Marine Innovation Programme Challenge Won by BMT / 25th November 2020

Propulsion

Shallow-draught Ice-breaking Walk-to-work Vessel to be Fitted with Steerprop’s Azimuth Units

The walk-to-work vessel will operate all year round in harsh ice conditions, transferring service technicians and equipment to and from offshore platforms from Sakhalin Island in the Russian Far East.

Comments Off on Shallow-draught Ice-breaking Walk-to-work Vessel to be Fitted with Steerprop’s Azimuth Units / 23rd November 2020

CO2 Vessel

Breakthrough CO2 Vessel, Tank, Cargo Handling Concept Developed by Høglund and HB Hunte

Automation, gas and system integration specialist, Høglund Marine Solutions, in collaboration with Oldenburg-based HB Hunte Engineering, has developed a breakthrough tank concept for LPG and CO2 transportation, based on existing, proven technology.

Comments Off on Breakthrough CO2 Vessel, Tank, Cargo Handling Concept Developed by Høglund and HB Hunte / 10th November 2020

maritime broadband

Inmarsat and Cobham SATCOM Awarded Contract to Enable Maldives Fisheries Sustainability with Fleet One Maritime Broadband

Cobham’s SAILOR Fleet One utilises the existing Inmarsat-4 satellite constellation to deliver the most reliable global voice calling and internet connectivity via a compact, lightweight antenna, and a simple installation process. The technology’s affordability makes it particularly accessible for smaller boats looking to access maritime satellite communications for the first time.

Comments Off on Inmarsat and Cobham SATCOM Awarded Contract to Enable Maldives Fisheries Sustainability with Fleet One Maritime Broadband / 20th October 2020

blue economy

New Trading Platform Launched by ShipServ for the Blue Economy

ShipServ, the world’s leading maritime trading platform, announced the launch of its new platform that has been developed to help maritime buyers and suppliers seize the social, economic and environmental opportunities of the Blue Economy.

Comments Off on New Trading Platform Launched by ShipServ for the Blue Economy / 14th October 2020

Application & Innovation Centre

Alfa Laval Opens Fluid Handling Application & Innovation Centre in Kolding, Denmark

The centre will reinforce the company’s technology leadership within hygienic fluid handling and put Alfa Laval squarely at the forefront of customer engagement, product innovation and optimization of customers’ processes.

Comments Off on Alfa Laval Opens Fluid Handling Application & Innovation Centre in Kolding, Denmark / 13th October 2020

IHM maintenance

Industry’s First “3-Way Plug & Play” Dashboard Launched by Verifavia to Ensure Efficient IHM Maintenance Procedures

The digital system ensures the IHM can be updated accurately, effectively and in real-time to comply with the EU Ship Recycling Regulation (EU SRR) deadline of 31 December 2020, as well as its ongoing maintenance requirements.

Comments Off on Industry’s First “3-Way Plug & Play” Dashboard Launched by Verifavia to Ensure Efficient IHM Maintenance Procedures / 21st September 2020

Strategic Partnership Announced between CR Ocean Engineering and Oberlin Filter Company

This Oberlin Filtration System is now offered for worldwide marine applications exclusively through CR Ocean Engineering and will integrate seamlessly with any hybrid/closed loop scrubber system supplied by CROE.

Comments Off on Strategic Partnership Announced between CR Ocean Engineering and Oberlin Filter Company / 16th September 2020

Silverstream technologies

Silverstream Technologies Expands Team After Substantial Growth During 2020

The significant expansion of the Silverstream team – by 90% – during 2020, and amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, demonstrates the company’s established position in the shipping industry, the durability of its operations and the increasing demand for radical and proven clean technologies to increase fuel efficiency and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

Comments Off on Silverstream Technologies Expands Team After Substantial Growth During 2020 / 2nd September 2020

Air Lubrication Technology

Silverstream Secures Orders for Air Lubrication Technology on Hyundai Heavy Industries Newbuild LNG Carriers

The milestone order reinforces the market maturity and proven environmental and financial savings of the Silverstream® System and further demonstrates the global appeal of air lubrication as one of the most viable clean technologies available within the shipping industry.

Comments Off on Silverstream Secures Orders for Air Lubrication Technology on Hyundai Heavy Industries Newbuild LNG Carriers / 30th July 2020

machine learning in maritime

Innovate UK Knowledge Transfer Partnership Grant Won by Silverstream Technologies to Advance Machine Learning in Maritime

The two-year partnership will see an Associate of the University of Southampton, secured under the programme, work with Silverstream’s Technical Team with the goal to advance machine learning and artificial intelligence within the Silverstream® System’s control and automation module. 

Comments Off on Innovate UK Knowledge Transfer Partnership Grant Won by Silverstream Technologies to Advance Machine Learning in Maritime / 22nd July 2020