Ship Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the www.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 Project at Pasha Terminal to asses scopes of zero emission technologies http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsproject-at-pasha-terminal-to-asses-scopes-of-zero-emission-technologies-4906179 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsproject-at-pasha-terminal-to-asses-scopes-of-zero-emission-technologies-4906179 The Pasha terminal of the Los Angeles port has partnered with the California Air Resources Board to launch their collaborative Green Omni Terminal Demonstration Project to adopt zero-emission technologies to cater to energy needs. Thu, 26 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT MAN Diesel & Turbo to provide Kappel Propellers to Danaos container vessels http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsman-diesel-turbo-to-provide-kappel-propellers-to-danaos-container-vessels-4905752 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsman-diesel-turbo-to-provide-kappel-propellers-to-danaos-container-vessels-4905752 MAN Diesel & Turbo has secured an order from Danaos Shipping to supply their Kappel propulsion system for the two 8500 twenty foot equivalent unit (teu) container vessels; CSCL Europe and CSCL America. Thu, 26 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Rolls-Royce, Cooper, BMT Defence Services http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-rolls-royce-cooper-bmt-defence-services-4905122 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-rolls-royce-cooper-bmt-defence-services-4905122 Benetti, a yacht maker based in Italy, has awarded a contract to Rolls-Royce to deliver advanced propulsion equipment, including a series of thrusters over the next three years. Thu, 26 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Wilhelmsen advocates post-combustion fuel treatment to protect ship's EGB from soot deposition http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newswilhelmsen-advocates-post-combustion-fuel-treatment-to-protect-ships-egb-from-soot-deposition-4905190 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newswilhelmsen-advocates-post-combustion-fuel-treatment-to-protect-ships-egb-from-soot-deposition-4905190 Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) is advising vessel operators of post-combustion fuel treatment to protect the ship's exhaust gas boiler (EGB) from the corrosive effect of soot depositions. Thu, 26 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT The System for Reducing Risks in Ice Operations Provided by Aker Arctic and Light Structures http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/propulsion/light-structures/pressaker-arctic-reducing-ice-risk.html http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/propulsion/light-structures/pressaker-arctic-reducing-ice-risk.html An intelligent ice load monitoring system for the ships operating in ice covered waters will provide the operators a tool to handle the ships in safe but efficient ways. Wed, 25 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT STX France receives order to build three additional cruise ships for Royal Caribbean cruise http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsstx-france-receives-order-to-build-three-additional-cruise-ships-for-royal-caribbean-cruise-4904698 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsstx-france-receives-order-to-build-three-additional-cruise-ships-for-royal-caribbean-cruise-4904698 South Korea-based STX's French subsidiary has signed a letter of intent with Royal Caribbean Cruise (RCL) to build three new cruise ships, one of which will be delivered to RCL, while the other three will be delivered to RCL's subsidiary, Celebrity C… Wed, 25 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Palfinger to acquire Herkules Harding Holding http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newspalfinger-to-acquire-herkules-harding-holding-4903875 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newspalfinger-to-acquire-herkules-harding-holding-4903875 The Austria-based Palfinger Group is planning to complete a 100% acquisition of Herkules Harding Holding, including its subsidiary, Harding Group, a supplier of lifesaving equipment and lifecycle services for maritime installations and ships. Wed, 25 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Steam Packet announces £170m investment for port facilities improvement on the Isle of Man http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newssteam-packet-announces-170m-investment-for-port-facilities-improvement-at-isle-of-man-4904543 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newssteam-packet-announces-170m-investment-for-port-facilities-improvement-at-isle-of-man-4904543 UK-based passenger shipping company Steam Packet has announced an investment of £170m to improve the port facilities on the Isle of Man. Wed, 25 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Bluetech Finland-Ship Design and Coastal Engineering http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/project/bluetech-finland/ http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/project/bluetech-finland/ Bluetech Finland is an engineering company designing ships and coastal buildings for the marine industry. Wed, 25 May 2016 13:53:00 GMT Offshore Ship Designers unveils new low-emission compact Azistern-e tug http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsoffshore-ship-designers-unveils-new-low-emission-compact-azistern-e-tug-4902292 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsoffshore-ship-designers-unveils-new-low-emission-compact-azistern-e-tug-4902292 Offshore Ship Designers (OSD) has unveiled its powerful, low-emission compact e-tug, adding to its Azistern series of vessels. Tue, 24 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Crowley selects Caterpillar's Asset Intelligence software for vessel monitoring and diagnostics http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newscrowley-selects-caterpillars-asset-intelligence-software-for-vessel-monitoring-and-diagnostics-4903141 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newscrowley-selects-caterpillars-asset-intelligence-software-for-vessel-monitoring-and-diagnostics-4903141 Germany-based Caterpillar Marine's Cat Asset Intelligence software has been selected by Crowley Maritime to be installed into one if its vessels. Tue, 24 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Cooper to deliver large Mantsinen hydraulic crane to Belfast Harbour http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newscooper-to-deliver-large-mantsinen-hydraulic-crane-to-belfast-harbour-4902770 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newscooper-to-deliver-large-mantsinen-hydraulic-crane-to-belfast-harbour-4902770 UK-based provider of specialised heavy lifting equipment Cooper Specialised Handling has been awarded a contract to provide a large crane to Belfast Harbour. Tue, 24 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Martechnic at Posidonia and Marine Maintenance World Expo 2016 http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/bunker_fuels/martechnic/pressposidonio-martechnic-trade-shows.html http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/bunker_fuels/martechnic/pressposidonio-martechnic-trade-shows.html In June 2016, Martechnic® will be a part of two major international trade shows in Europe and will be exhibiting a wide range of its products designed to provide engineers and users with effective technical solutions for on-site oil quality managemen… Tue, 24 May 2016 16:05:00 GMT Xbee: Natural Fuel Additive for Ships http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/bunker_fuels/xbee-natural-fuel-additive/ http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/bunker_fuels/xbee-natural-fuel-additive/ This free presentation shows how the Xbee additive eliminates biomass contaminants in ship fuel and fuel supply systems, and mitigates fuel overconsumption caused by carbon and soot build-ups in engines. Tue, 24 May 2016 13:24:00 GMT Changing behaviour: shipping confronts onboard bullying and harassment http://www.ship-technology.com/features/featurechanging-behaviour-shipping-confronts-onboard-bullying-and-harassment-4865987/ http://www.ship-technology.com/features/featurechanging-behaviour-shipping-confronts-onboard-bullying-and-harassment-4865987/ Working away from the everyday support networks we take for granted places a great deal of strain on the well-being of seafarers. The situation is compounded by the threat of bullying and harassment, but just how bad is it? Tue, 24 May 2016 11:00:00 GMT Pre-Engineered Seawater Desalination Units http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/separators/preengineered-desalination-units/ http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/separators/preengineered-desalination-units/ This white paper provides details about B&P's range of skid-mounted, heavy-duty seawater desalination packages for ships and offshore platforms. Tue, 24 May 2016 08:44:00 GMT Crowley awards construction contract to upgrade port terminal in Puerto Rico http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newscrowley-awards-construction-contract-to-upgrade-port-terminal-in-puerto-rico-4901774 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newscrowley-awards-construction-contract-to-upgrade-port-terminal-in-puerto-rico-4901774 Crowley Puerto Rico Services makes additional investment in the form of a construction contract to improve and modernise its Isla Grande port terminal in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Mon, 23 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Rolls-Royce to deliver advanced propulsion equipment to Benetti http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsrolls-royce-to-deliver-advanced-propulsion-equipment-to-benetti-4902204 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsrolls-royce-to-deliver-advanced-propulsion-equipment-to-benetti-4902204 Rolls-Royce has been selected by Italian yacht builder Benetti to deliver their advanced propulsion equipment that makes use of carbon fibre material for the first time. Mon, 23 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT MPI Discovery Wind Turbine Installation Vessel http://www.ship-technology.com/projects/mpi-discovery-wind-turbine-installation-vessel/ http://www.ship-technology.com/projects/mpi-discovery-wind-turbine-installation-vessel/ The MPI Discovery wind farm installation vessel, owned by MPI Offshore is currently undergoing repairs in A&P Group's Tyne yard. It is one of the world's most advanced and efficient wind turbine installation vessels. Mon, 23 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Basra Gateway Terminal upgrades in-house operating system with Navis’ N4 TOS http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsbasra-gateway-terminal-upgrades-in-house-operating-system-with-navis-n4-tos-4901359 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsbasra-gateway-terminal-upgrades-in-house-operating-system-with-navis-n4-tos-4901359 Basra Gateway Terminal (BGT), a part of International Container Terminal Services (ICTSI), has upgraded their existing in-house operating system to the Navis engineered N4 terminal operating system (TOS). Mon, 23 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT