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 ClassNK partners with Mitsui to develop engine monitoring systems http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsclassnk-partners-with-mitsui-to-develop-engine-monitoring-systems-4332760 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsclassnk-partners-with-mitsui-to-develop-engine-monitoring-systems-4332760 Japan-based ship classification society Nippon Kaiji Kyokai (ClassNK) will work with Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding and MES Technoservice to support research in the development of a monitoring system for the Mitsui MAN B&W engine. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 10:51:00 GMT Hillhouse ShaftMaster http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/propulsion/shaftmaster/ http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/propulsion/shaftmaster/ We are very interested in working with your company to provide you with the ShaftMaster, which measures shaft horsepower, shaft RPM and shaft torque. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Dorian LPG and Phoenix Tankers to set up VLGC pool http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsdorian-lpg-and-phoenix-tankers-to-set-up-vlgc-pool-4332954 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsdorian-lpg-and-phoenix-tankers-to-set-up-vlgc-pool-4332954 Dorian LPG has partnered with Mitsui OSK Lines’ division, Phoenix Tankers, to build a very large gas carrier (VLGC) pool, which will run from Singapore and London. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Damen completes refurbishment for Seajack’s jack up vessels http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsdamen-completes-refurbishment-for-seajacks-jack-up-vessels-4332367 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsdamen-completes-refurbishment-for-seajacks-jack-up-vessels-4332367 Damen Shiprepair & Convention has completed repair and renewal works for two of the jack up vessels owned by Seajack at its Shipdock Amsterdam shipyard. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Fincantieri secures new cruise ship order from Princess Cruises http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsfincantieri-secures-new-cruise-ship-order-from-princess-cruises-4331097 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsfincantieri-secures-new-cruise-ship-order-from-princess-cruises-4331097 Italian shipbuilding major Fincantieri has secured a €600m order to build a new cruise ship for Princess Cruises, a brand of US cruise group, Carnival. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT ASV selects Planet Ocean for marine technology solutions http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsasv-selects-planet-ocean-for-marine-technology-solutions-4331674 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsasv-selects-planet-ocean-for-marine-technology-solutions-4331674 UK-based Autonomous Surface Vehicles (ASV) has selected Planet Ocean as its technology partner to provide solutions for marine science applications. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Hyde Marine partners with Goltens to simplify BWTS installation on vessels http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newshyde-marine-partners-with-goltens-to-simplify-bwts-installation-on-vessels-4330760 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newshyde-marine-partners-with-goltens-to-simplify-bwts-installation-on-vessels-4330760 US-based Calgon Carbon’s subsidiary Hyde Marine has partnered with Goltens Green Technologies to simplify the process of installing Hyde Guardian Gold ballast water treatment system (BWTS) on vessels. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 23:00:00 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. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:48:00 GMT Ship Technology Global: Issue 14 http://www.ship-technology.com/features/featureship-technology-global-issue-14-4330325/ http://www.ship-technology.com/features/featureship-technology-global-issue-14-4330325/ In this issue: the essentials of cruise entertainment, in-cabin gadgets and luxury trends, the threat of cyber piracy, eco hull cleaning for carbon credits, the search for alternative fuels, standardising port reporting across Europe and more. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:02:00 GMT 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. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 14:29:00 GMT Burger Boat to build passenger vessel for Wendella Sightseeing http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsburger-boat-to-build-passenger-vessel-for-wendella-sightseeing-4330316 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsburger-boat-to-build-passenger-vessel-for-wendella-sightseeing-4330316 Wendella Sightseeing has awarded a contract to Burger Boat for the development of a steel passenger vessel. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT ABS selected to class world’s first CNG vessel http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsabs-selected-to-class-worlds-first-cng-vessel-4329823 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsabs-selected-to-class-worlds-first-cng-vessel-4329823 Indonesia-based Pelayaran Bahtera Adhiguna has selected American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) to class its compressed natural gas (CNG) vessel, which is claimed to be the first of its kind in the world. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Globecomm to equip Malaysia’s PBJV barge with VSAT connectivity http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsglobecomm-to-equip-malaysias-pbjv-barge-with-vsat-connectivity-4329993 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsglobecomm-to-equip-malaysias-pbjv-barge-with-vsat-connectivity-4329993 US-based Globecomm Maritime has secured a contract to equip Kota Laksamana 101, a barge owned by Malaysian upstream player PBJV Group, with its Ku-Band VSAT and L-band connectivity services. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Raytheon to debut maritime security solution at SMM 2014, Germany http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsraytheon-to-debut-maritime-security-solution-at-smm-2014-germany-4328640 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsraytheon-to-debut-maritime-security-solution-at-smm-2014-germany-4328640 German navigation system maker Raytheon Anschütz will debut its new shipborne security solution, ShipGuard, at SMM 2014 fair, to be held between 9 and 12 September in Hamburg, Germany. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT nora systems-PVC-Free nora® Rubber Floor Coverings and Stair Tread Solutions http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/interiors/nora-systems/ http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/interiors/nora-systems/ nora systems produces a variety of rubber floors for transportation and nontransportation applications, known under the trade names of norament® and noraplan®. The extensive range of transport application areas for nora® floor coverings and stair tre… Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT GAIL to purchase a third of LNG vessels from Indian builders http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsgail-to-purchase-a-third-of-lng-vessels-from-indian-builders-4328876 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsgail-to-purchase-a-third-of-lng-vessels-from-indian-builders-4328876 GAIL (India) has decided to purchase a third of liquefied natural gas (LNG) ships built by Indian ship makers, with an aim to boost shipbuilding in the country. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT ABS and MPA sign maritime research and development agreement http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsabs-and-mpa-sign-maritime-research-and-development-agreement-4328164 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsabs-and-mpa-sign-maritime-research-and-development-agreement-4328164 ABS has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) to promote maritime research and development (R&D) and innovation. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Costa Concordia reaches Genoa for scrapping http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newscosta-concordia-reaches-genoa-for-scrapping-4328333 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newscosta-concordia-reaches-genoa-for-scrapping-4328333 The wrecked Italian cruise ship Costa Concordia has successfully completed its four-day, 280km final voyage to the port of Genoa for scrapping. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Maersk tests BELCO marine scrubber system on container ship http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsmaersk-tests-belco-marine-scrubber-system-on-container-ship-4327965 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsmaersk-tests-belco-marine-scrubber-system-on-container-ship-4327965 Danish business conglomerate Maersk Group, in collaboration with Belco Technologies, a wholly owned subsidiary of DuPont, has tested the BELCO marine scrubber system on its Tukang container ship. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Southern Towing to equip six towboats with MTU engines http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newssouthern-towing-to-equip-six-towboats-with-mtu-engines-4327431 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newssouthern-towing-to-equip-six-towboats-with-mtu-engines-4327431 Memphis-based Southern Towing is planning to equip its six inland waterway towboats with 12 MTU Series 4000 Ironmen engines. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT