Ship Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the web site en-us Ship Technology-Updates Wärtsilä to supply scrubber systems for new NYK BP vessels Wärtsilä has secured a contract to provide exhaust gas cleaning systems for two new Handymax bulk carriers to be owned by Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha Nippon Yusen subsidiary NYK Bulk & Projects Carriers. Thu, 27 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: HIPG, Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries, TORM Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SLPA) and the Government Sri Lanka have granted exclusive rights to Hambantota International Port Group (HIPG) for the development, operation, and management of Hambantota Port, which is currently in its third phase of deve… Thu, 27 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT ReCAAP partners with OCIMF to fight ship piracy in Asia Regional Cooperation Agreement on Combating Piracy and Armed Robbery against Ships in Asia (ReCAAP) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Oil Companies International Marine Forum (OCIMF) to boost the fight against piracy and armed r… Thu, 27 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT NTB goes live with upgraded Navis terminal operating system Germany's North Sea Terminal Bremerhaven (NTB) has become active with the N4 terminal operating system from Navis, following the completion of software migration works at the site. Wed, 26 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT ABS joins industry alliance to advance autonomous shipping US-based classification society American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) has joined the Unmanned Cargo Ship Development Alliance, a group of class organisations, shipyards, equipment manufacturers and designers that aims to collaboratively advance and promo… Wed, 26 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT New IOM report shows 2,361 migrant deaths in Mediterranean sea in 2017 A new report from the United Nations (UN) migration agency International Organisation for Migration (IMO) has revealed that a total of 2,361 migrants and refugees died attempting to enter Europe via the Mediterranean sea from 1 January to 21 July 201… Wed, 26 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Fact Sheet: Consulting, Manufacturing, Engineering and After-Sale Services This white paper contains further information about ShibataFenderTeam's consulting, manufacturing, engineering and after-sale services. Wed, 26 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT A New Dawn for Lobster Fishing Designed by Southerly Designs and built by Xtreme Marine, 'Daydawn' is a product of the changes that the lobster fishing industry has gone through in the past 20 years with reduced catch limits and increased costs in everything from labour to fuel an… Wed, 26 Jul 2017 16:18:00 GMT Ship Technology Global: Issue 45 In this issue: The first digital underwater communications standard, Singapore Port’s plans for the future, new software to limit emissions from marine engines, a project to construct a seaweed cultivation vessel, and more. Wed, 26 Jul 2017 10:44:00 GMT Ballast Water Monitoring-Solutions for Monitoring Ballast Water Treatment Systems Ballast Water Monitoring develops real-time performance monitors for ballast water treatment systems (BWTS) on-board ships. Wed, 26 Jul 2017 08:38:00 GMT Is technology making ships too complex? Maritime safety company Propel suggests that human failure is still top of the agenda when it comes to improving safety. However, in an age where ships are becoming more complex, is technology partly to blame? Wed, 26 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT Samskip to acquire Norwegian shipping firm Nor Lines Netherlands-based container transport firm Samskip has agreed to purchase the activities of Norwegian shipping company Nor Lines from its owner DSD Group. Tue, 25 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT CMA CGM consortium to operate Kribi containers terminal in Cameroon A consortium of CMA CGM Group, Bolloré Transport & Logistics and China-based CHEC has signed a concession agreement to operate the new Kribi container terminal in Cameroon. Tue, 25 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT CMPort finalises new concession agreement for Hambantota port in Sri Lanka China Merchants Port Holdings Company (CMPort) has finalised the terms of a new concession agreement with Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SLPA) and the Government Sri Lanka (GOSL) for the development, management and operation of the Hambantota Port in Sri… Tue, 25 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Textil Bau-Production, Installation and Maintenance of Membrane Structures for Ships Founded in 1999, Textil Bau designs and implements complex membrane constructions on cruise liners and ocean-going yachts, as well as for trade fairs and exhibitions, hotels, gastronomic areas, and landscape gardening and architecture applications wo… Tue, 25 Jul 2017 14:02:00 GMT Hronn Autonomous Offshore Support Vessel Hrönn is an autonomous offshore support vessel currently being developed by Kongsberg Maritime and Automated Ships in collaboration with BOURBON. Mon, 24 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT First vessel to be fitted with IMO Tier III EIAPP-certified Wärtsilä engines launched The first ship to be equipped with International Maritime Organisation (IMO) Tier III engine international air pollution prevention (EIAPP) certified Wärtsilä diesel engines has been introduced into service. Mon, 24 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Port of Felixstowe orders two new gantry cranes from ZPMC UK's Port of Felixstowe, a member of Hutchison Ports, has placed an order with China-based ZPMC to purchase two new gantry cranes, which will be used at the port's Berths 8 and 9. Mon, 24 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT TORM to buy four new MR vessels from GSI Denmark-based shipping company TORM has signed a deal to purchase four new fuel-efficient MR resale vessels from China's Guangzhou Shipyard International (GSI). Mon, 24 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Fincantieri forms new R&D alliance with Mapei Italy-based Fincantieri has signed a new strategic cooperation agreement with Mapei to carry out research and development (R&D) in the field of shipbuilding. Sun, 23 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT