New News information at Ship Technology New and updated information from News listed on www.ship-technology.com http://www.ship-technology.com/ en-us http://www.ship-technology.com/ New News information at Ship Technology http://www.ship-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif New LNG carrier delivered to NYK Line consortium http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsnew-lng-carrier-delivered-to-nyk-line-consortium-5692574 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsnew-lng-carrier-delivered-to-nyk-line-consortium-5692574 A new carrier, powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG), has been delivered to a consortium that includes Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK), Mitsui OSK Lines (MOL), Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line), and the Shipping Corporation of India (SCI). Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Norwegian Cruise Line wins approval to operate in Cuba http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsnorwegian-cruise-line-wins-approval-to-operate-in-cuba-5692759 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsnorwegian-cruise-line-wins-approval-to-operate-in-cuba-5692759 Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings has secured approval from the Government of Cuba to operate cruises in the country from March next year. Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Stolt-Nielsen selects ISS to handle port calls in South Africa http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsstolt-nielsen-selects-iss-to-handle-port-calls-in-south-africa-5692581 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsstolt-nielsen-selects-iss-to-handle-port-calls-in-south-africa-5692581 UK-based maritime and logistics service provider Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) has entered into a new agency agreement with Stolt-Nielsen to handle the port calls of Stolt Tankers at South Africa’s Durban, Richards Bay, Cape Town, and Mosel Bay. Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Deals this week: ABB, Kalmar http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-abb-kalmar-5691164 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-abb-kalmar-5691164 ABB has selected Öresund Dry Docks for the electrification of two HH Ferries’ vessels. Named M/F Tycho Brahe and M/F Aurora, the two ferries will be fitted with batteries, an energy storage control system, and Onboard DC Grid technology for emission-… Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT M&As this week: Maersk Line, Survitec Group http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-maersk-line-survitec-group-5691185 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-maersk-line-survitec-group-5691185 Maersk Line has entered into an agreement with Oetker Group to acquire German container shipping line Hamburg Süd, for an undisclosed value. Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Lloyd's Register acquires Seasafe Marine Software & Computation http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newslloyds-register-acquires-seasafe-marine-software-computation-5691300 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newslloyds-register-acquires-seasafe-marine-software-computation-5691300 Lloyd's Register (LR) has purchased UK-based Seasafe Marine Software & Computation (Seasafe) for an undisclosed sum. Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Cobham SATCOM and SpeedCast finalise deal for maritime stabilised antennas http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newscobham-satcom-speedcast-finalise-deal-for-maritime-stabilised-antennas-5691308 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newscobham-satcom-speedcast-finalise-deal-for-maritime-stabilised-antennas-5691308 Global satellite communications and network service provider SpeedCast International has entered into a framework agreement with Cobham SATCOM in the field of maritime stabilised antennas, which offers high-speed connectivity at sea. Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Matson deploys Navis N4 TOS across three ports in Alaska, US http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsmatson-deploys-navis-n4-tos-across-three-ports-in-alaska-us-5691315 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsmatson-deploys-navis-n4-tos-across-three-ports-in-alaska-us-5691315 US-based Matson deployed Navis’ N4 terminal operating system (TOS) at its terminals, located at three ports in Alaska, US. Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Survitec completes merger with Wilhelmsen’s marine safety business http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newssurvitec-completes-merger-with-wilhelmsens-marine-safety-business-5689875 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newssurvitec-completes-merger-with-wilhelmsens-marine-safety-business-5689875 Survitec Group, a provider of critical safety and survival technology to the marine and defence markets, has completed its merger with Wilhelmsen’s marine safety business. Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT ABB selects Öresund Dry Docks to carry out electrification work on HH Ferries’ vessels http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsabb-selects-resund-dry-docks-to-carry-out-electrification-work-on-hh-ferries-vessels-5688814 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsabb-selects-resund-dry-docks-to-carry-out-electrification-work-on-hh-ferries-vessels-5688814 Switzerland-based technology firm ABB has selected Öresund Dry Docks to carry out its project of electrically powering two HH Ferries’ vessels to make them emission-free. Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Kalmar secures order from Port of Vienna's WienCont Container Terminal http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newskalmar-secures-order-from-port-of-viennas-wiencont-container-terminal-5690248 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newskalmar-secures-order-from-port-of-viennas-wiencont-container-terminal-5690248 Kalmar, a part of Cargotec, has secured an order from the Port of Vienna's WienCont Container Terminal for three twin lift capability empty container handlers. Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Hyundai commences construction of King Salman Global Maritime Industries Complex in Saudi Arabia http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newshyundai-commences-construction-of-king-salman-global-maritime-industries-complex-in-saudi-5688405 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newshyundai-commences-construction-of-king-salman-global-maritime-industries-complex-in-saudi-5688405 Shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) has announced the inauguration of King Salman Global Maritime Industries Complex at Ras Al-Khair in Saudi Arabia. Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT AAL wins at Australia Shipping & Martime Industry Awards http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsaal-wins-at-australia-shipping-martime-industry-awards-5688526 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsaal-wins-at-australia-shipping-martime-industry-awards-5688526 AAL, a leading breakbulk, project cargo and heavy-lift shipping operator, has secured the prize for ‘Excellence in Project Cargo, Breakbulk / Heavy Lift’ at the 21st Annual Australian Shipping & Maritime Industry Awards. Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Siemens commissions specialised transport vessel http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newssiemens-commissions-specialised-transport-vessel-5688723 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newssiemens-commissions-specialised-transport-vessel-5688723 Siemens has commissioned its first specialised transport vessel, the Rotra Vente. Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Wärtsilä debuts dry waste treatment portfolio for cruise ships http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newswrtsil-debuts-dry-waste-treatment-portfolio-for-cruise-ships-5687480 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newswrtsil-debuts-dry-waste-treatment-portfolio-for-cruise-ships-5687480 Wärtsilä has developed a complete treatment solution to help handle dry waste in cruise ships. Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Rolls-Royce to cut 800 marine business jobs http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsrolls-royce-to-axe-800-marine-business-jobs-5687504 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsrolls-royce-to-axe-800-marine-business-jobs-5687504 UK-based engineering group Rolls-Royce has announced its plan to cut 800 additional jobs in its marine business amidst continuing weakness witnessed in the global maritime market. Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Maersk Line to buy container shipping line Hamburg Süd http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsmaersk-line-to-buy-container-shipping-line-hamburg-sd-5687527 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsmaersk-line-to-buy-container-shipping-line-hamburg-sd-5687527 Denmark-based shipping company Maersk Line has agreed to acquire German container shipping line Hamburg Süd from its owner Oetker Group, for an undisclosed sum. Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT McMurdo develops new satellite communications system for workboat industry http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsmcmurdo-develops-new-satellite-communications-system-for-workboat-industry-5686333 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsmcmurdo-develops-new-satellite-communications-system-for-workboat-industry-5686333 McMurdo, a part of Orolia Group, has developed a new global satellite communications system, OmniCom, to provide fleet management and vessel monitoring solutions for the workboat, commercial fishing and artisanal fishing industries. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT GE invests in Marine Technical Center to offer better customer experience http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsge-invests-in-marine-technical-center-to-offer-better-customer-experience-5686344 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsge-invests-in-marine-technical-center-to-offer-better-customer-experience-5686344 Global digital industrial company GE has made an undisclosed investment in its flagship dynamic positioning (DP) training school, Marine Technical Center. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Fincantieri delivers new luxury cruise to Seabourn http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsfincantieri-delivers-new-luxury-cruise-to-seabourn-5686317 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsfincantieri-delivers-new-luxury-cruise-to-seabourn-5686317 Italian shipyard Fincantieri has delivered the first of two ultra-luxury cruise ships to Seabourn Cruise Line, which is a brand of global cruise company Carnival. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT