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 Port of Grangemouth orders new Liebherr container crane http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsport-of-grangemouth-orders-new-liebherr-container-crane-5852182 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsport-of-grangemouth-orders-new-liebherr-container-crane-5852182 Scotland's Port of Grangemouth has placed a new order with Swiss port crane manufacturer Liebherr for a new ship-to-shore container crane. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Abu Dhabi Ports to develop and operate Fujairah Port for 35 years http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsabu-dhabi-ports-to-develop-and-operate-fujairah-port-for-35-years-5852202 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsabu-dhabi-ports-to-develop-and-operate-fujairah-port-for-35-years-5852202 Abu Dhabi Ports has signed a 35-year concession agreement that provides exclusive rights to develop the Port of Fujairah's infrastructure and manage its operations. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: EGR systems, DFDS, Rolls-Royce http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-egr-systems-dfds-rolls-royce-5851312 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-egr-systems-dfds-rolls-royce-5851312 EGR systems has received a contract from Norway-based Knutsen OAS Shipping to supply four MAN B&W 5G70ME-GI engines for its two new 180,000m³ liquefied natural gas (LNG) tankers. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT DAMAC to redevelop Port Sultan Qaboos in Oman http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsdamac-to-redevelop-port-sultan-qaboos-in-oman-5851853 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsdamac-to-redevelop-port-sultan-qaboos-in-oman-5851853 The Government of Oman has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with DAMAC International to transform the country's Port Sultan Qaboos into a mixed-use waterfront destination. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Kongsberg to provide HUGIN AUV for University of Gothenburg's marine research project http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newskongsberg-to-provide-hugin-auv-for-university-of-gothenburgs-marine-research-project-5851934 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newskongsberg-to-provide-hugin-auv-for-university-of-gothenburgs-marine-research-project-5851934 Sweden's University Of Gothenburg has selected Kongsberg Maritime's HUGIN autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) with the aim of assisting the expansion of the country's capabilities in the field of unmanned platform-based marine research. Wed, 21 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Wärtsilä to power four new Erik Thun tankers http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newswrtsil-to-power-four-new-erik-thun-tankers-5850738 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newswrtsil-to-power-four-new-erik-thun-tankers-5850738 Wärtsilä has secured a contract to provide engines, propellers, and fuel supply systems for four new tanker vessels, which are set to be owned by Sweden's Erik Thun. Wed, 21 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT APM Terminals to lay off 160 jobs at Gothenburg terminal in Sweden http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsapm-terminals-to-layoff-160-jobs-at-gothenburg-terminal-in-sweden-5850291 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsapm-terminals-to-layoff-160-jobs-at-gothenburg-terminal-in-sweden-5850291 Global port operator APM Terminals has unveiled a plan to cut 160 positions at its facility in Gothenburg, Sweden. Wed, 21 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Rolls-Royce and Svitzer demonstrate remotely operated commercial vessel in Denmark http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsrolls-royce-and-svitzer-demonstrate-remotely-operated-commercial-vessel-in-denmark-5849459 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsrolls-royce-and-svitzer-demonstrate-remotely-operated-commercial-vessel-in-denmark-5849459 Rolls-Royce has collaborated with Denmark-based towage operator Svitzer to demonstrate the world's first remotely operated commercial vessel in Copenhagen harbour. Tue, 20 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Knutsen orders four MAN B&W 5G70ME-GI engines for two new LNG tankers http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsknutsen-orders-four-man-bw-5g70me-gi-engines-for-two-new-lng-tankers-5849118 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsknutsen-orders-four-man-bw-5g70me-gi-engines-for-two-new-lng-tankers-5849118 Norway's Knutsen OAS Shipping has placed an order with EGR systems for four MAN B&W 5G70ME-GI engines, which will power two new liquefied natural gas (LNG) tankers. Tue, 20 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT ICS urges IMO to finalise ballast water implementation dates http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsics-urges-imo-to-finalise-ballast-water-implementation-dates-5849317 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsics-urges-imo-to-finalise-ballast-water-implementation-dates-5849317 The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has urged the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) to support a proposal from a broad coalition of governments regarding implementation dates for the installation of ballast water treatment systems. Tue, 20 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Finland's VTT develops new technology for autonomous ship navigation systems http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsfinlands-vtt-develops-new-technology-for-autonomous-ship-navigation-systems-5848003 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsfinlands-vtt-develops-new-technology-for-autonomous-ship-navigation-systems-5848003 VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland is developing a new steering technology for the remote-monitored and controlled autonomous ships of the future. Mon, 19 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT DFDS orders two new large freight ships http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsdfds-orders-two-new-large-freight-ships-5847753 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsdfds-orders-two-new-large-freight-ships-5847753 Shipping service provider DFDS has placed a new order for two 6,700 lane meter load capacity ships. Mon, 19 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Qatar Petroleum provides fuel-oil bunkering solution in ports http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsqatar-petroleum-provides-fuel-oil-bunkering-solution-in-ports-5848334 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsqatar-petroleum-provides-fuel-oil-bunkering-solution-in-ports-5848334 Qatar Petroleum (QP) has started offering fuel-oil bunkering facilities for every vessel lifting seaborne imports or exports at its Qatari ports. Mon, 19 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Rolls-Royce engine to power Color Line's new hybrid ferry http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsrolls-royce-engine-to-power-color-lines-new-hybrid-ferry-5846915 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsrolls-royce-engine-to-power-color-lines-new-hybrid-ferry-5846915 Rolls-Royce has won a contract to supply four of its Bergen B33:45L diesel engines to power the Norwegian cruise and transport company Color Line's new hybrid ferry. Sun, 18 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Abu Dhabi Ports' cruise terminal sees 48% increase in passenger traffic http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsabu-dhabi-ports-cruise-terminal-sees48-increase-in-passenger-traffic-5846541 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsabu-dhabi-ports-cruise-terminal-sees48-increase-in-passenger-traffic-5846541 United Arab Emirates-based Abu Dhabi Ports Cruise Terminal has witnessed a 48% overall increase in passengers and a 40% increase in vessel calls during the 2016 / 2017 cruise season from the previous year. Sun, 18 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT NGOs urge Brazil to stop dumping toxic ships on South Asian beaches http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsngos-urge-brazil-to-stop-dumping-toxic-ships-on-south-asian-beaches-5846567 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsngos-urge-brazil-to-stop-dumping-toxic-ships-on-south-asian-beaches-5846567 Brazil's CONTTMAF trade union federation, its member SINDMAR and several NGOs have jointly asked the Brazilian Government to stop the practice of beaching toxic ships in South Asia. Sun, 18 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: MPC Container Ships, Havyard Group, Ultra Electronics http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-mpc-container-ships-havyard-group-ultra-electronics-5844071 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-mpc-container-ships-havyard-group-ultra-electronics-5844071 Norwegian container ship manufacturer MPC Container Ships has raised $75m through a private placement of shares. Thu, 15 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT MAN Diesel & Turbo to provide new engines for four new dredgers in China http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsman-diesel-turbo-to-provide-new-engines-for-four-new-dredgers-in-china-5845439 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsman-diesel-turbo-to-provide-new-engines-for-four-new-dredgers-in-china-5845439 MAN Diesel & Turbo has secured a set of contracts to supply its engines for four new trailing suction hopper dredgers (TSHD) owned by the Chinese companies CHEC Dredging Company (CHECD), Jiangsu Haixin Shipping Heavy Industry, and Huanghua Port Burea‚Ķ Thu, 15 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Belgium's Zeebrugge port begins ship-to-ship LNG bunkering http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsbelgiums-zeebrugge-port-begins-ship-to-ship-lng-bunkering-5845533 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsbelgiums-zeebrugge-port-begins-ship-to-ship-lng-bunkering-5845533 Belgium's port of Zeebrugge has started its first ship-to-ship liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunkering services. Thu, 15 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT German Maritime LNG Platform signs arctic commitment against use of HFO http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsgerman-maritime-lng-platform-signs-arctic-commitment-against-use-of-hfo-5845223 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsgerman-maritime-lng-platform-signs-arctic-commitment-against-use-of-hfo-5845223 German Maritime LNG Platform has signed the Arctic Commitment, supporting the ban of heavy fuel oil (HFO) use in Arctic shipping. Thu, 15 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT