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 ABCON-Friction and Leak-Reducing Additives for Oil http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/propulsion/abcon/ http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/propulsion/abcon/ ABCON produces and sells high-performance additives for blending into mineral lubricating oils. These additives decrease internal friction and thereby reduce wear, energy consumption and environmenta... Thu, 27 Apr 2017 08:59:00 GMT Port of Rotterdam's RAMLAB and Autodesk develop new 3D-printed ship propeller http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsport-of-rotterdams-ramlab-and-autodesk-develop-new-3d-printed-ship-propeller-5798645 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsport-of-rotterdams-ramlab-and-autodesk-develop-new-3d-printed-ship-propeller-5798645 The Port of Rotterdam's Additive Manufacturing Fieldlab (RAMLAB) has successfully developed its first 3D-printed ship component in the form of a propeller, in collaboration with its software partner Autodesk. Wed, 26 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT LSC Shipmanagement takes delivery of new tanker http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newslsc-shipmanagement-takes-delivery-of-new-tanker-5798300 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newslsc-shipmanagement-takes-delivery-of-new-tanker-5798300 South Korea-based JSC Latvian Shipping Company (LSC) subsidiary LSC Shipmanagement (LSCSM) has taken delivery of a new 157,000t tanker. Wed, 26 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Adani Ports and CMA CGM establish JV to operate new Mundra Port container terminal http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsadani-ports-and-cma-cgm-establish-jv-to-operate-new-container-terminal-at-mundra-port-in-india-5798313 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsadani-ports-and-cma-cgm-establish-jv-to-operate-new-container-terminal-at-mundra-port-in-india-5798313 Adani Group unit Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone (APSEZ) has formed a joint venture (JV) with CMA CGM subsidiary CMA Terminals (CMAT) to collaboratively operate a new container terminal at Mundra Port in Gujarat, India. Wed, 26 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Ship Technology Global: Issue 42 http://www.ship-technology.com/features/featureship-technology-global-issue-42-5797500/ http://www.ship-technology.com/features/featureship-technology-global-issue-42-5797500/ In this issue: The changing nature of piracy, building the world’s largest hybrid vessel, the Port of Tilbury’s £1bn expansion plans, detecting toxic gas in shipping containers, cruise ship safety features, the problem of seafarer fatigue, and more. Wed, 26 Apr 2017 13:30:00 GMT ABS and TE SubCom facilitate polar code operational assessment http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsabs-and-te-subcom-facilitate-polar-code-operational-assessment-5797186 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsabs-and-te-subcom-facilitate-polar-code-operational-assessment-5797186 Global marine classification society American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) has collaborated with TE SubCom to facilitate a polar code operational assessment on SubCom's Responder cable-laying vessel. Tue, 25 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Thun Tankers selects Avic Dingheng to build four new tankers http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsthun-tankers-selects-avic-dingheng-to-build-four-new-tankers-5796839 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsthun-tankers-selects-avic-dingheng-to-build-four-new-tankers-5796839 Erik Thun Group subsidiary Thun Tankers has placed an order with China's Avic Dingheng Shipbuilding for the construction of four new 17,500dwt tankers. Tue, 25 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Repsol and Enagás conduct Europe's first pipe-to-ship LNG bunkering http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsrepsol-and-enags-conduct-europes-first-pipe-to-ship-lng-bunkering-5797046 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsrepsol-and-enags-conduct-europes-first-pipe-to-ship-lng-bunkering-5797046 Spanish energy company Repsol has collaborated with Enagás and the Port of Cartagena Authority in Colombia to carry out the first pipe-to-ship liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunkering operation in Europe. Tue, 25 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT New autonomous vessel mission control centre opened at ASV Global headquarters, UK http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsnew-autonomous-vessel-mission-control-centre-opened-at-asv-global-headquarters-in-uk-5795835 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsnew-autonomous-vessel-mission-control-centre-opened-at-asv-global-headquarters-in-uk-5795835 Unmanned and autonomous marine systems provider ASV Global has opened a new mission control centre at its headquarters in Portchester, UK. Mon, 24 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Norway ratifies ship's hazardous and noxious substances compensation treaty http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsnorway-ratifies-ships-hazardous-and-noxious-substances-compensation-treaty-5795456 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsnorway-ratifies-ships-hazardous-and-noxious-substances-compensation-treaty-5795456 Norway has become the first country to give formal consent to a compensation treaty that covers the transport of hazardous and noxious substances (HNS) by ship. Mon, 24 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT EIB signs €150m sustainable shipping deal with ABN Amro http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newseib-signs-150m-sustainable-shipping-deal-with-abn-amro-5795432 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newseib-signs-150m-sustainable-shipping-deal-with-abn-amro-5795432 The European Investment Bank (EIB) has entered an agreement with Dutch bank ABN Amro to invest €150m to support the development of a sustainable shipping fleet in Europe. Mon, 24 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Lagersmit Sealing Solutions-Sealing Solutions for Pumps, Ships and Tidal Turbines http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/bearings/lagersmit/ http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/bearings/lagersmit/ Founded in 1856, Lagersmit Sealing Solutions offers seals and maintenance services for maritime vessels.With more than 35,000 seals installed, the company provides 24/7 services to a vast network of ... Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:06:00 GMT Cruise hits an historic milestone as Iran’s shipping sector approaches full steam http://www.ship-technology.com/features/featurecruise-hits-an-historic-milestone-as-irans-shipping-sector-approaches-full-steam-5792441/ http://www.ship-technology.com/features/featurecruise-hits-an-historic-milestone-as-irans-shipping-sector-approaches-full-steam-5792441/ In mid-April, a cruise ship finished its first commercial Iranian voyage, in the process making a little bit of history. Mon, 24 Apr 2017 08:00:00 GMT GAS Entec and SEoIL Agency to build new LNG-fuelled reefer carrier http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsgas-entec-and-seoil-agency-to-build-new-lng-fuelled-reefer-carrier-5794403 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsgas-entec-and-seoil-agency-to-build-new-lng-fuelled-reefer-carrier-5794403 South Korea-based GAS Entec has entered into a memorandum of agreement (MoA) with refrigeration cargo shipper SEoIL Agency to collaboratively build a new liquefied natural gas (LNG) fuelled reefer carrier. Sun, 23 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Fincantieri selects TMC compressed air system for Virgin Voyages cruise http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsfincantieri-selects-tmc-compressed-air-system-for-virgin-voyages-cruise-5794174 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsfincantieri-selects-tmc-compressed-air-system-for-virgin-voyages-cruise-5794174 Norway-based TMC Compressors (TMC) has been contracted by Italian shipbuilding Fincantieri to provide its environmentally friendly compressed air system for a Virgin Voyages ship. Sun, 23 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Navios Partners to buy Rickmers Maritime's container vessels fleet for $113m http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsnavios-partners-to-buy-rickmers-maritimes-container-vessels-fleet-for-113m-5794318 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsnavios-partners-to-buy-rickmers-maritimes-container-vessels-fleet-for-113m-5794318 Greece-based ship operator Navios Maritime Partners has entered a deal purchase Rickmers Maritime's entire container vessel fleet for a sum of $113m. Sun, 23 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Datum Electronics MD to Speak at MOVE Workshop in Southampton, UK http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/propulsion/datum/presssouthampton-marine-institute.html http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/propulsion/datum/presssouthampton-marine-institute.html Malcolm Habens, managing director of Datum Electronics, is speaking about developments in shaft power measurement at the 'Low Cost Monitoring to Optimise Propulsion Efficiency' workshop at the Southampton Marine and Maritime Institute on Wednesday th… Fri, 21 Apr 2017 15:51:00 GMT Lauridsen Industri-Bio-fuel Valve Solutions for the Naval Industry http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/valves/lauridsen-industri/ http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/valves/lauridsen-industri/ Lauridsen Industri specialises in bio-fuels, valves and industrial solutions for the naval industry. Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:58:00 GMT Southerly Designs-High-Speed Aluminium Fishing, Crew and Patrol Vessel Design http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/project/southerly-designs/ http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/project/southerly-designs/ Southerly Designs offers a range of patrol, crew / offshore support, workboat, fishing and leisure designs, all of which are delivered as a complete design package for the shipyard or owner / builder. Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:54:00 GMT Schaller Automation-Oil Mist Detection Systems http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/propulsion/schaller/ http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/propulsion/schaller/ For more than 40 years, Schaller Automation has been a pioneer in the field of ship diesel engine safety by oil mist detection.SHIP AND POWER PLANT OIL-MIST DETECTION SYSTEMSWith the very successful ... Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:52:00 GMT