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 Balancing the Arguments for Ballast Water Treatment Testing http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/wastewater/ballast-testing-arguments/ http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/wastewater/ballast-testing-arguments/ 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 http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/wastewater/marinefast/ http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/wastewater/marinefast/ 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 http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/wastewater/msd/ http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/wastewater/msd/ 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 http://www.ship-technology.com/projects/commitment-c-class-ships/ http://www.ship-technology.com/projects/commitment-c-class-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 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsuk-and-ireland-general-lighthouse-authorities-launch-eloran-navigation-system-4424154 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsuk-and-ireland-general-lighthouse-authorities-launch-eloran-navigation-system-4424154 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 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsindia-to-acquire-a-polar-research-vessel-4424181 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsindia-to-acquire-a-polar-research-vessel-4424181 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 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsattacks-on-small-tankers-up-in-south-east-asia-says-imb-piracy-report-4424142 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsattacks-on-small-tankers-up-in-south-east-asia-says-imb-piracy-report-4424142 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 http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/wastewater/dhi/pressdhi-denmark-ballast-water-centre-receives-us-coast-recognition.html http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/wastewater/dhi/pressdhi-denmark-ballast-water-centre-receives-us-coast-recognition.html 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 http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/wastewater/dhi/pressdhi-offers-land-based-test-cycles-with-fresh-and-saline-waters.html http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/wastewater/dhi/pressdhi-offers-land-based-test-cycles-with-fresh-and-saline-waters.html 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 http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/wastewater/dhi-ballast-water-testing-process/ http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/wastewater/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 http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/wastewater/dhi-ballast-water-centre/ http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/wastewater/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 http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/building/noreqfender-product-brochure/ http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/building/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 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. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 10:35:00 GMT Thales unveils new Pastor counter-piracy service solution http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsthales-unveils-new-pastor-counter-piracy-service-solution-4422682 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsthales-unveils-new-pastor-counter-piracy-service-solution-4422682 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 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsmeyer-werft-delivers-royal-caribbeans-new-quantum-of-the-seas-cruise-ship-4422620 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsmeyer-werft-delivers-royal-caribbeans-new-quantum-of-the-seas-cruise-ship-4422620 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 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsdamen-to-perform-repair-works-on-msc-magnifica-cruise-ship-4422675 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsdamen-to-perform-repair-works-on-msc-magnifica-cruise-ship-4422675 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 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newscanada-purchases-new-vessel-for-saint-john-digby-ferry-service-4420835 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newscanada-purchases-new-vessel-for-saint-john-digby-ferry-service-4420835 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 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsmast-calls-for-increased-maritime-security-amid-likely-terrorist-attack-4420848 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsmast-calls-for-increased-maritime-security-amid-likely-terrorist-attack-4420848 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 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newscosta-cruises-takes-delivery-of-new-costa-diadema-from-fincantieri-4420869 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newscosta-cruises-takes-delivery-of-new-costa-diadema-from-fincantieri-4420869 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 http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/bunker_fuels/environmentally-acceptable-lubricants/ http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/bunker_fuels/environmentally-acceptable-lubricants/ 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. 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