Ship Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the web site en-us Ship Technology-Updates Service Solutions for Marine Equipment Sulzer Turbo Services is the leading, independent, technically advanced and innovative service and maintenance provider for all types of rotating mechanical and electromechanical equipment worldwide. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 18:18:00 GMT Damen delivers Dutch Multraship’s first Stan Launch vessels Dutch towage and salvage operator Multraship has received its first of two customised Stan Launch 804s vessels, Montis 5, from Damen Maaskant Shipyards Stellendam in the Netherlands. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT DSME selects GTT containment system for Yamal Trade’s Arctic LNGCs Gaztransport & Technigaz (GTT) has secured an order to provide its technology for five large Arctic liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers to be built for Yamal LNG subsidiary Yamal Trade. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT Japan’s MHI to build two LNG carriers for Mitsui Japan's Mitsubishi Heavy Industries has secured an order from Mitsui for the delivery of two next-generation LNG carriers to be used for the Cameron LNG project currently underway in the US. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT Ship Technology Global: Issue 18 In this issue: China eyes the cruise market, the security risks of AIS data manipulation, Thales’ new piracy protection system, Eniram’s efficiency vision, the world’s biggest floating drydock and more. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:19:00 GMT Ineffective enforcement of National Minimum Wage in UK maritime sector National Minimum Wage law has not been completely implemented in the UK maritime sector, leaving seafarers with low salaries, a new Maritime Futures report has revealed. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT Three new Norwegian tugs to feature Wärtsilä’s integrated propulsion solution Wärtsilä will provide its dual-fuel (DF) engines integrated with a customised gas storage and supply system for three new large escort tugs contracted by Norwegian operator Østensjø Rederi. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT Vroon receives second field-support vessel from Fujian South East Shipyard Netherlands-based shipping company Vroon has taken delivery of one of its field-support vessels (FSV), VOS Glory, from Fujian Shipbuilding Trading in Fuzhou, China. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT New EPA Regulations Governing Environmentally Acceptable Lubricants There is growing concern regarding the environmental impact and associated costs of petroleum based fluid discharges. As environmental enforcement agencies increase pressures and costs for petroleum lubricant spills, many offshore operators are using… Wed, 28 Jan 2015 16:32:00 GMT EVAL Company Video EVAL produces marine lifesaving equipment and accessories, including lifejackets, buoyancy aids, automatic safety lights and thermal protective aids. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:41:00 GMT Carnival and CMG sign MoU to boost cruise industry in China Cruise operator Carnival Corporation has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with China Merchants Group (CMG) to explore the potential for two joint ventures (JV) aimed at accelerating development and growth of the cruise industry in China. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT Ural River Cutter Suction Dredger Dredging and marine contractor, Van Oord placed an order with Damen shipyards for a new cutter suction dredger (CSD) in January 2015. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT Coastguards need better training to tackle piracy, says MAST Coastguards in Africa, the Middle East and South East Asia require training and mentoring to help coastal nations combat piracy in their territorial waters and economic zones, maritime security company Maritime Asset Security & Training (MAST) has sa… Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT Investment in US inland waterways will yield positive results, says NWF study Investments in the modernisation of ageing lock and dam infrastructure in US inland waterways will create 350,000 jobs a year, a study by the University of Tennessee and the University of Kentucky has revealed. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT Granly Diesel QSK95 Series Generator Sets Brochure Granly Diesel's QSK95 Series generator sets are engineered with the highest kilowatt per square foot ratio in their class, resulting in a smaller footprint that achieves a 20% improvement in power density. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 17:28:00 GMT Abu Dhabi Ports to install new terminal operating software Abu Dhabi Ports is to implement a new terminal operating system (TOS) to improve general cargo operations at the emirate's ports. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT Cunard’s Queen Victoria cruise ship begins voyage after renovation Cunard Line's Queen Victoria cruise ship has started its 2015 World Voyage following the 20-day refurbishment at the Blohm & Voss shipyard in Hamburg. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT Havyard acquires a further 12.6% shares in Norwegian Electric Systems Ship technology company Havyard Group has acquired an additional 12.6% ownership interest in the technology company Norwegian Electric Systems (NES). Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT DB Schenker and Maersk Line partner to lower CO2 emissions DB Schenker Logistics has signed a six-year strategic agreement with Maersk Line in an effort to reduce carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from ocean freight by 2020. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT Wärtsilä provides LNG reliquefaction and gas-handling systems to LNG carriers Wärtsilä has secured an order from China's Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding for the delivery of LNG reliquefaction plants and gas-handling systems to four LNG carriers being built at its yard. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT