Ship Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the web site en-us Ship Technology-Updates Balancing the Arguments for Ballast Water Treatment Testing In the marine industry, underlining conversations convey a message for the need for ballast water treatment procedures and testing protocol. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:34:00 GMT MarineFAST Sewage Treatment Systems The LX-Series comprises certified type II marine sanitation devices (MSDs), ideal for small vessels. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:34:00 GMT Inspected Vessels and Offshore Structures Require Marine Sanitation Devices All marine sanitation devices (MSDs), whether type I, II or III, must be US Coast Guard (USCG) certified for inspected or uninspected vessels with galley(s) and toilet facilities. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:34:00 GMT Commitment (C) Class LNG-Powered ConRo Ships The Commitment (C) Class liquefied natural gas (LNG) powered combination container Roll-On/Roll-Off (ConRo) ships are being built by VT Halter Marine for Crowley Maritime Corporation's liner services group. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT UK and Ireland General Lighthouse Authorities launch eLoran navigation system UK and Ireland General Lighthouse Authorities have launched seven land-based eLoran radio navigation stations to deliver additional position, navigation and timing (PNT) information to ships in the event of GPS satellite system failure. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT India to acquire a polar research vessel The Government of India has approved the acquisition of polar research vessel (PRV) to support its research in the Antarctic and Arctic regions. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT Attacks on small tankers up in South East Asia, says IMB piracy report Attacks on small tankers have increased although the total number of pirate incidents in the maritime industry is diminishing, International Maritime Bureau (IMB) has revealed. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT DHI Denmark Ballast Water Centre receives US Coast Recognition DHI's ballast water centre in Denmark has received the US Coast recognition of Independent Laboratory (IL), in conjunction with Det Norske Veritas (DNV). Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:50:00 GMT DHI Offers Land-Based Test Cycles With Fresh and Saline Waters At our land-based test facility in Denmark, DHI have an optimal position to collect high-quality natural waters to prepare test waters with the salinities required in the IMO G8 guidelines, including freshwater. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:43:00 GMT DHI Ballast Water Testing Process Testing ballast water management systems (BWMS) for type approval requires preparation by manufacturers. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:35:00 GMT DHI Ballast Water Centre Our Ballast Water Centre offers biological performance evaluation of ballast water management systems (BWMS) according to International Maritime Organization (IMO) and United States Coast Guard (USCG) standards. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:28:00 GMT NoreqFender Product Brochure Since 2006, NoreqFender has built a strong brand and today we are one of the world's leading suppliers within fender products and solutions. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:27:00 GMT MV Olympic Boa Subsea Support and Construction Vessel Olympic Boa is a subsea support and construction vessel owned by Olympic Shipping. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 10:35:00 GMT Thales unveils new Pastor counter-piracy service solution Thales has unveiled new service solution Pastor, which is designed to protect vessels against piracy at the on-going Euronaval 2014 exhibition. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT Meyer Werft delivers Royal Caribbean’s new Quantum of the Seas cruise ship German shipbuilder Meyer Werft has delivered the new cruise ship Quantum of the Seas to US cruise operator Royal Caribbean International. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT Damen to perform repair works on MSC Magnifica cruise ship Damen Shiprepair Rotterdam has received a cruise repair and maintenance contract from Italian-Swiss shipping company MSC Cruises. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT Canada purchases new vessel for Saint John-Digby ferry service The Canadian Government has acquired a new vessel to serve the Saint John, New Brunswick to Digby, Nova Scotia ferry route. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT MAST calls for increased maritime security amid likely terrorist attack Maritime security firm MAST has warned the shipping industry to enhance security levels to counter the threat of an increasingly likely terrorist attack. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT Costa Cruises takes delivery of new Costa Diadema from Fincantieri Cruise ship operator Costa Cruises has received its fifteenth ship Costa Diadema from Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT The Proven Performance of EnviroLogic Environmentally Acceptable Lubricants in the Offshore and Marine Industries The unique lubricant formulas developed by RSC Bio Solutions' chemists and engineers are designed to meet or exceed the performance attributes of many conventional products. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:33:00 GMT