Ship Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the web site en-us Ship Technology-Updates CBG Systems-Thermal and Acoustic Insulation Systems for the Marine Defence Industry CBG Systems is an Australian company, based in Tasmania, that specialises in the supply and installation of thermal and acoustic insulation systems for a range of marine, industrial and commercial clients. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 13:43:00 GMT Marine Technic-Marine Spare Parts and Technical Equipment for Vessels and Oil Rigs Since 1978 Marine Technic has been a major and reliable supplier of marine spare parts, technical equipment and other marine and offshore equipment for vessels all over the world. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 09:33:00 GMT ABB nominated for Ship Efficiency Awards 2016 Switzerland-based technology group ABB has been nominated for the Ship Efficiency Awards 2016 for modernising two vessels, Tycho Brahe and Aurora, with emission-free electric technology. Mon, 24 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT Macduff Delivers ‘T.Damla 6’ and ‘T.Damla 7’ Vessels We are pleased to be able to announce the delivery of 'T.Damla 6' and 'T.Damla 7', both 19m shallow draught ASD tugs. The vessels have been completed after an 18-month collaboration between Macduff Ship Design (Scotland) and RMK Marine (Tuzla, Turkey… Mon, 24 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT US Federal Maritime Commission approves OCEAN Alliance The US Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) has approved the formation of OCEAN Alliance, a joint collaboration between COSCO Shipping, CMA CGM, Evergreen Marine, and Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL). Mon, 24 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT Port of Umm Qasr Expansion International Container Terminal Services (ICTSI) opened the first phase of its new green field terminal at the Port of Umm Qasr (North Port) in Iraq in October 2016 through its wholly owned subsidiary Basra Gateway Terminal (BGT). Sun, 23 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT Mersey Maritime and UK’s LJMU introduce new maritime graduate programme UK-based maritime industry body Mersey Maritime and Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) have launched a new maritime graduate programme. Sun, 23 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT Drop in piracy in West Africa and South East Asia seas, says report Maritime piracy has fallen in global hotspots in the third quarter of this year compared with the previous quarter, according to a report by crisis prevention and response consultancy NYA International. Sun, 23 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT Danish Maritime Authority and DTU to study autonomous shipping The Danish Maritime Authority is planning a study into unmanned ship concepts in collaboration with the Technical University of Denmark (DTU). Sun, 23 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT RMT says new ACL UK flagged vessels not employing UK seafarers The UK’s national union of rail, maritime and transport workers, RMT, has said that new Atlantic Container Line (ACL) UK flagged vessels are not employing seafarers from the country. Thu, 20 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT CMA CGM and Engie collaborate to promote LNG as container-ship fuel French container transportation and shipping company CMA CGM Group has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Engie to encourage the use of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to power next-generation container vessels. Thu, 20 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Odfjell Terminals (OTBV), CSPL SPV, Caterpillar Marine, Wärtsilä Odfjell Terminals (OTBV), a joint venture (JV) between Odfjell (51%) and Lindsay Goldberg (49%), has reached an agreement to divest its 29.75% indirect stake in Oiltanking Odfjell Terminals & Co (OOT) in exchange for $130m. Thu, 20 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT Maintenance and Service Solutions for Marine Equipment Sulzer provides maintenance services for cruise liners, dredgers, passenger and naval ships, offshore production, tankers, and support vessels. We help you to minimise disruption and extend the lifetime of your equipment. Thu, 20 Oct 2016 16:13:00 GMT ZEABORN Chooses Hanseaticsoft's Cloud Fleet Manager The Bremen shipping company ZEABORN Shipping announced that it has used the Cloud Fleet Manager by the Hamburg-based software company Hanseaticsoft since June this year. Thu, 20 Oct 2016 14:55:00 GMT Chris-Marine & IOP Marine will Exhibit at the Danish Maritime Fair in Copenhagen For the third year in a row Chris-Marine & IOP Marine will exhibit its range of quality maintenance machines and methods for diesel engines at the Danish Maritime Fair which takes place on 25-27 October in Copenhagen, Denmark. The company will be pre… Thu, 20 Oct 2016 14:42:00 GMT M/S Eeva VG (EcoCoaster 1) Vessel M/S Eeva VG is the first of two dual-fuelled dry cargo carriers based on the VG EcoCoaster design, jointly developed by Meriaura Group, Foreship, and Aker Arctic Technology. Wed, 19 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT Colombia’s SPRC and CONTECAR to install Navis’ N4 terminal operating system Colombia-based container terminals Sociedad Portuaria Regional de Cartagena (SPRC) and Terminal de Contenedores de Cartagena (CONTECAR) have selected Navis’ N4 terminal operating system (TOS) to upgrade their existing systems. Wed, 19 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT Fjord1 selects Rolls-Royce’s automatic crossing system for two new ferries Norwegian ferry company Fjord1 has selected Rolls-Royce’s first automatic crossing system to power two of its new double-ended battery ferries. Wed, 19 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT R&D High on the Agenda for Precision Products A piston ring is a piston ring is a piston ring, or at least that's what most people think. But what it's made of, how well it's engineered and how effectively it seals the combustion chamber, transfers heat from the piston to the cylinder wall and c… Wed, 19 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT Guang Hua Kou Semi-Submersible Vessel Guang Hua Kou is a new semi-submersible vessel being built by COSCO Shipping Company (COSCOL). The 98,000dwt vessel is the second biggest heavy lift vessels of its type in the world, after Dockwise Vanguard. Tue, 18 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT