Ship Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the ship-technology.com web site http://www.ship-technology.com/ en-us http://www.ship-technology.com/ Ship Technology-Updates http://www.ship-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Advanced Wastewater Solutions for the Marine and Offshore Market http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/wastewater/environmental-wastewater-solutions/ http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/wastewater/environmental-wastewater-solutions/ ACO Marine is a member of the international ACO Group with a sales network operating worldwide. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:30:00 GMT Hillhouse ShaftMaster http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/propulsion/shaftmaster/ http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/propulsion/shaftmaster/ We are very interested in working with your company to provide you with the ShaftMaster, which measures shaft horsepower, shaft RPM and shaft torque. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:07:00 GMT Independence LNG Floating Storage Regasification Unit (LNG FSRU) http://www.ship-technology.com/projects/independence-lng-floating-storage-regasification-unit-lng-fsru/ http://www.ship-technology.com/projects/independence-lng-floating-storage-regasification-unit-lng-fsru/ Independence is the world’s first new-build liquefied natural gas (LNG) floating storage regasification unit (FSRU). It is built at Hyundai Heavy Industries' (HHI) shipyard in Ulsan, South Korea, for floating LNG services provider Höegh LNG. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:51:00 GMT South Africa’s TNPA contracts IHC Merwede for trailing suction hopper dredger http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newssouth-africas-tnpa-contracts-ihc-merwede-for-trailing-suction-hopper-dredger-4219215 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newssouth-africas-tnpa-contracts-ihc-merwede-for-trailing-suction-hopper-dredger-4219215 South Africa's Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) has contracted IHC Merwede to design, construct and deliver a trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD). Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT BMT and Ares Shipyard deliver first luxury passenger ferry for Qatar http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsbmt-and-ares-shipyard-deliver-first-luxury-passenger-ferry-for-qatar-4219286 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsbmt-and-ares-shipyard-deliver-first-luxury-passenger-ferry-for-qatar-4219286 BMT Nigel Gee (BMT) and Ares Shipyard have delivered the first two boats in a series of eight luxury passenger ferries for Qatar less than seven months after initial discussions on the project. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT Japanese ship seized following Shanghai court order http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsjapanese-ship-seized-following-shanghai-court-order-4218308 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsjapanese-ship-seized-following-shanghai-court-order-4218308 The Japanese cargo ship Baosteel Emotion has been seized by China over a pre-war debt, following an order by the Shanghai Maritime Court. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT South Korean ferry crew to face criminal and civil charges http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newssouth-korean-ferry-crew-to-face-criminal-and-civil-charges-4218212 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newssouth-korean-ferry-crew-to-face-criminal-and-civil-charges-4218212 South Korean President Park Geun-hye has said that some of the crew of the Sewol ferry would face 'criminal and civil' charges for their conduct that led to the deaths of at least 108 people and to a further 194 being missing. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT Edison Chouest Offshore to expand deepwater port facility in Brazil http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsedison-chouest-offshore-to-expand-deepwater-port-facility-in-brazil-4216030 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsedison-chouest-offshore-to-expand-deepwater-port-facility-in-brazil-4216030 Galliano shipbuilder and oilfield service provider Edison Chouest Offshore will invest $425m to expand deepwater port facilities in Brazil. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT Norcom Technology receives £20k fund for nautical eChart Service http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsnorcom-technology-receives-20k-fund-for-nautical-echart-service-4215970 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsnorcom-technology-receives-20k-fund-for-nautical-echart-service-4215970 Norwich-based developer of software and hardware solutions Norcom Technology has received £20,000 of funding from the East Anglian grant programme, Supply Chain innovation for Offshore Renewable Energy (SCORE), for its nautical eChart Service. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT Tecnicomar-RO Watermakers, Sewage Treatment Plants and Fresh Water Treatment for Ships http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/separators/tecnicomar/ http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/separators/tecnicomar/ Tecnicomar is Europe's first manufacturer of watermakers, sewage treatment plants with IMO Marpol MEPC.159(55) approval, water purifying systems and oil-water-separators. A wide range of standard, se... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT Atlantic Mercy Hospital Ship http://www.ship-technology.com/projects/atlantic-mercy-hospital-ship/ http://www.ship-technology.com/projects/atlantic-mercy-hospital-ship/ Atlantic Mercy is Mercy Ships’ latest addition to its fleet of travelling hospitals. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT South Korean passenger ferry capsizes leaving two dead and hundreds missing http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newssouth-korean-passenger-ferry-capsizes-leaving-two-dead-and-hundreds-missing-4215539 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newssouth-korean-passenger-ferry-capsizes-leaving-two-dead-and-hundreds-missing-4215539 A South Korean passenger ferry has capsized off the south-west coast, leaving two people dead and more than 300 missing. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT Carnival Cruise Lines launches New Orleans’ largest cruise ship http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newscarnival-cruise-lines-launches-new-orleans-largest-cruise-ship-4214963 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newscarnival-cruise-lines-launches-new-orleans-largest-cruise-ship-4214963 Carnival Cruise Lines has launched New Orleans' largest cruise ship, Carnival Dream, which will soon embark upon its inaugural six-day cruise from New Orleans. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT OHPRI to add new sailing education vessel to America’s Tall Ship fleet http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsohpri-to-add-new-sailing-education-vessel-to-americas-tall-ship-fleet-4214613 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsohpri-to-add-new-sailing-education-vessel-to-americas-tall-ship-fleet-4214613 Oliver Hazard Perry Rhode Island (OHPRI) is set to add its new 200ft square-rigged sailing education vessel (SSV) to America’s Tall Ship fleet. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT MPA and PSA extend deal for port technology R&D programme http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsmpa-and-psa-extend-deal-for-port-technology-research-and-development-programme-4214603 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsmpa-and-psa-extend-deal-for-port-technology-research-and-development-programme-4214603 The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) and PSA have extended their deal to carry out research and developments (R&D) under the Port Technology Research and Development Programme (PTRDP). Mon, 14 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT Fincantieri’s innovation challenge http://www.ship-technology.com/features/featurefincantieris-innovation-challenge-4205134/ http://www.ship-technology.com/features/featurefincantieris-innovation-challenge-4205134/ Europe’s leading shipbuilding company Fincantieri is pioneering new technological innovations to make more efficient and cost-effective vessels for the maritime industry and give a real-world application of the Open Innovation paradigm. Frances Marce… Sun, 13 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT Bangladesh and IMO partner for improved ship-recycling standards http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsbangladesh-imo-improved-ship-recycling-standards-4214001 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsbangladesh-imo-improved-ship-recycling-standards-4214001 The Bangladesh Government and International Maritime Organization (IMO) have teamed-up to improve safety and environmental standards in the country’s ship-recycling industry. Sun, 13 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT GasLog to buy three more LNG carriers from BG Group for $468m http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsgaslog-buy-three-more-lng-carriers-bg-group-468m-4213927 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsgaslog-buy-three-more-lng-carriers-bg-group-468m-4213927 GasLog has entered into a deal with Methane Services, an affiliate of BG Group, to purchase three more liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers for approximately $468m. Sun, 13 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT MV Olympic Boa Subsea Support and Construction Vessel http://www.ship-technology.com/projects/mv-olympic-boa-subsea-support-and-construction-vessel/ http://www.ship-technology.com/projects/mv-olympic-boa-subsea-support-and-construction-vessel/ Olympic Boa is a subsea support and construction vessel owned by Olympic Shipping. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 09:35:00 GMT ISS Australia issues port alert for Cyclone Ita http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsiss-australia-warns-ports-of-possible-cyclone-strike-off-the-north-eastern-australian-coast-4213010 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsiss-australia-warns-ports-of-possible-cyclone-strike-off-the-north-eastern-australian-coast-4213010 Maritime services provider Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) Australia has issued a port alert of a possible strike from severe tropical Cyclone Ita, category 5, which is moving at wind speeds of 300km/h near the centre and gales extending out to 200k… Thu, 10 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT