Ship Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the web site en-us Ship Technology-Updates Trelleborg to Present Orkot Marine Bearings at Marintec 2015 Trelleborg Sealing Solutions will be presenting Orkot® Marine Bearings at Marintec, the largest Maritime trade fair in Asia with 1,700 exhibiting companies, held in Shanghai from 1-4 December 2015. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 11:06:00 GMT UK shipping: enticing the next generation At this year’s World Maritime Day, attendees debated maritime training and what needs to be done to attract young people to the industry. So, from a UK perspective, what is happening to ensure the next-generation emerges? Fri, 27 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT Singapore's MTI extends shipping block exemption for five more years Singapore's Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) has extended the competition block exemption for liner shipping agreements order (BEO) for five years through 31 December 2020. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT ESL Shipping agrees to transport SSAB’s inbound raw material Finland-based carrier ESL Shipping has signed a long-term frame agreement with Swedish steel manufacturer SSAB for raw material sea transport. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT Swedish and Finnish ports collaborate to reduce environmental impact on Baltic Sea Three Finnish Trans-European Transport Networks (TEN-T) core ports, Turku, Naantali and HaminaKotka are planning to invest €8.1m in cooperation with shipping companies Ports of Stockholm and Viking Line to improve the condition of Baltic Sea. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT Ship Technology Global: Issue 25 In this issue: Australia's controversial new shipping legislation, strategies for growth in the UK's maritime sector, South Korea's shipbuilding decline, the latest in wind power propulsion, transformative technologies in ship design, and more Thu, 26 Nov 2015 11:34:00 GMT South Korea eases ban on LPG carrier construction at DSME The South Korean Government has reportedly eased the ban on the construction of the five liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) carriers at Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering's (DSME) Okpo shipyard. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT MAN PrimeServ to equip its turbochargers on four Royal Caribbean Cruise vessels MAN PrimeServ has won a contract from Royal Caribbean Cruises to add 30 turbochargers aboard four cruise liners from its fleet. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT BIMCO fights corruption with new clause for charter parties The Baltic and International Maritime Council (BIMCO) has launched an anti-corruption clause for charter parties, which will give owners and charterers a contractual platform for co-operative action to resist demands for illegal payments from port of… Thu, 26 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT ClassNK announces draft amendments to its guideline for container carriers Japan-based ship classification society ClassNK has published draft amendments to its rules and guidance for container carriers. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT ITF Seafarers' Trust launches upgraded Shore Leave app The ITF Seafarers' Trust has rolled out the upgraded version of its offline app designed to help seafarers looking for reliable transport when in port. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT MSC Lirica Cruise Ship MSC Lirica is one of the four Lirica-class ships renovated under the Renaissance Programme initiated by MSC Cruises, the class owner and operator. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT Shipping and aviation to account for 40% of all CO2 emissions in 2050 A new scientific study published by the European Parliament has revealed that the shipping and aviation sectors will contribute 40% of all CO2 emissions in 2050 if left unchecked. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT Oslofjord Tax-Free Shop Case Study In 2013, Infligth Service AB contacted HF interior in order to assist in developing a new tax-free shop onboard the m / v Oslofjord operating between Sandefjord,Norway, and Strömstad, Sweden. Tue, 24 Nov 2015 15:40:00 GMT NG Islander Case Study HF Interior AB can help you schedule, plan, budget and carry out your specific required projects. Tue, 24 Nov 2015 15:23:00 GMT HK HYDRAULIK-KONTOR-Winches, Hydraulic Pumps and Motors and Repairs For over 30 years, HK HYDRAULIK-KONTOR has been a specialised supplier for hydraulic components of deck machinery, including both new and replacement parts. Tue, 24 Nov 2015 14:56:00 GMT UK Government awards contract to build £200m research ship to Cammell Laird The UK Government has officially awarded a contract to Cammell Laird shipyard to build polar research ship worth £200m to be operated for the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) by the British Antarctic Survey (BAS). Tue, 24 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT Wartsila to provide propulsion solution for new French polar vessel Wartsila has been awarded a contract to provide propulsion solutions to a new polar logistics vessel being built for Terre Australes et Antarctiques Françaises (TAAF) and the French Polar Institute (IPEV). Tue, 24 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT IMC to design new cruise catamaran for Indonesia's Bali Hai Cruises Indonesian tourism operator Bali Hai Cruises has awarded a contract to International Maritime Consultants (IMC) to design its next-generation day cruise catamaran. Tue, 24 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT Rolls-Royce to supply 12 azimuthing thrusters to Sanmar Shipyard Turkey's Sanmar Shipyard has awarded a contract to Rolls-Royce for the delivery of 12 azimuthing thrusters and a thruster control system. Mon, 23 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT