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 BlueLine Cables for Shipbuilding http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/propulsion/blueline-cables/ http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/propulsion/blueline-cables/ Our halogen-free SBlueLine cables are appropriate for flexible use below deck as well as on deck of ships with protected laying without being in permanent contact with oils and fuels. Wed, 22 Feb 2017 17:03:00 GMT Ship Technology Global: Issue 40 http://www.ship-technology.com/features/featureship-technology-global-issue-40-5746747/ http://www.ship-technology.com/features/featureship-technology-global-issue-40-5746747/ In this issue: Jamaica’s ambitions to become a top cruise destination, using hydrogen to power ships, LNG’s current state of affairs, Liverpool’s new container terminal, the impact of increased shipping in Arctic waters, cleaning up wrecks, and more. Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:39:00 GMT DICT's Philippines terminal goes live with Navis N4 terminal system http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsdicts-philippines-terminal-goes-live-with-navis-n4-terminal-system-5746433 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsdicts-philippines-terminal-goes-live-with-navis-n4-terminal-system-5746433 Davao International Container Terminal's (DICT) container terminal in the southeastern part of Philippines has gone live with the N4 terminal system from Navis. Wed, 22 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT MHI-MME retrofits new technology into 80 LNG carriers to run on low sulphur fuel http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsmhi-mme-retrofits-new-technology-into-80-lng-carriers-to-run-on-low-sulfur-fuel-5745565 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsmhi-mme-retrofits-new-technology-into-80-lng-carriers-to-run-on-low-sulfur-fuel-5745565 Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Marine Machinery & Engine (MHI-MME) has announced the completion of retrofitting new technology on 80 LNG carrier vessels to facilitate running on low-sulphur fuel. Wed, 22 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Hyundai Global Services signs MoU with KSS Line to enter eco-friendly ship business http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newshyundai-global-services-signs-mou-with-kss-line-to-enter-eco-friendly-ship-business-5745563 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newshyundai-global-services-signs-mou-with-kss-line-to-enter-eco-friendly-ship-business-5745563 Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) marine services spin-off Hyundai Global Services (HGS) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Korean Shipping company KSS Line to enter the eco-friendly ship business. Wed, 22 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Salish Orca Ferry http://www.ship-technology.com/projects/salish-orca-ferry/ http://www.ship-technology.com/projects/salish-orca-ferry/ Salish Orca is the first of three Salish-class roll on / roll off (Ro-Ro) car and passenger ferries built by Remontowa Shipbuilding for British Columbia Ferry Services (BC Ferries). The new Salish-class ferries will replace the ageing Queen of Nanaim… Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT GTT to provide Mark III cryogenic membrane technology to Hyundai Heavy Industries http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsgtt-to-provide-mark-iii-cryogenic-membrane-technology-to-hyundai-heavy-industries-5744945 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsgtt-to-provide-mark-iii-cryogenic-membrane-technology-to-hyundai-heavy-industries-5744945 French marine engineering company Gaztransport & Technigaz's (GTT) has received an order to provide a cryogenic membrane containment system to South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI). Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Fincantieri wins four new ship orders from Norwegian Cruise Line http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsfincantieri-wins-four-new-ship-orders-from-norwegian-cruise-line-5745112 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsfincantieri-wins-four-new-ship-orders-from-norwegian-cruise-line-5745112 Italian shipbuilding group Fincantieri has secured a deal from Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings to build four next generation ships. Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Ulstein Verft to build new plug-in hybrid vessel for Color Line http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsulstein-verft-to-build-new-plug-in-hybrid-vessel-for-color-line-5745127 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsulstein-verft-to-build-new-plug-in-hybrid-vessel-for-color-line-5745127 Norway's Ulstein has entered a deal to build a new 160m-long, 27.1m-wide plug-in hybrid vessel for Color Line. Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Champion Door Delivers Large Folding Door to the Meyer Shipyard in Germany http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/port/champion-door-ship/pressmeyer-shipyard-germany.html http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/port/champion-door-ship/pressmeyer-shipyard-germany.html Champion Door delivered a gigantic folding door to the Meyer Werft shipyard in Papenburg, Germany in October 2016. Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:52:00 GMT LNG in shipping: analysing the state of play http://www.ship-technology.com/features/featurelng-in-shipping-analysing-the-state-of-play-5737503/ http://www.ship-technology.com/features/featurelng-in-shipping-analysing-the-state-of-play-5737503/ Much has been made of the potential of LNG, but what is the current state of affairs? And, is it really the panacea that many hope it will prove to be? Mon, 20 Feb 2017 09:00:00 GMT HMM to acquire Hanjin's two terminals in Japan and Taiwan http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newshmm-to-acquire-hanjins-two-terminals-in-japan-and-taiwan-5744026 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newshmm-to-acquire-hanjins-two-terminals-in-japan-and-taiwan-5744026 Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) has signed a deal with Hanjin Shipping and Marine Terminals Investment (MTIL) to buy Hanjin Pacific's (HPC) complete share in terminals in Tokyo, Japan and Kaohsiung, Taiwan. Mon, 20 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT SRT Marine Systems wins UK patent for GeoVS Dynamic-3D technology http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newssrt-marine-systems-wins-uk-patent-for-geovs-dynamic-3d-technology-5743743 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newssrt-marine-systems-wins-uk-patent-for-geovs-dynamic-3d-technology-5743743 SRT Marine Systems has been awarded a patent from the UK's Intellectual Property Office (IPO) for its GeoVS Dynamic-3D virtual reality visualisation technology. Mon, 20 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT New Zealand to implement Maritime Labour Convention next month http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsnew-zealand-to-implement-maritime-labour-convention-next-month-5744034 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsnew-zealand-to-implement-maritime-labour-convention-next-month-5744034 New Zealand's maritime safety authority (NZ) has announced it will implement the Maritime Labour Convention (MLC) by early next month, in order to protect local and international seafarers. Mon, 20 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Supply and demand: what can the dry bulk sector expect in 2017? http://www.ship-technology.com/features/featuresupply-and-demand-what-can-the-dry-bulk-sector-expect-in-2017-5742847/ http://www.ship-technology.com/features/featuresupply-and-demand-what-can-the-dry-bulk-sector-expect-in-2017-5742847/ For many in the shipping sector, 2016 was a tough year. The Baltic Dry Index reached an all-time-low in February, while the dry bulk shipping market was in dire need of a revival. So, what do forecasts predict for 2017 and beyond? Mon, 20 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Modal Training to open new marine simulator facility in Immingham, UK http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsmodal-training-to-open-new-marine-simulator-training-facility-in-immingham-uk-5742610 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsmodal-training-to-open-new-marine-simulator-training-facility-in-immingham-uk-5742610 UK-based Modal Training is set to open a new marine simulator training facility at its centre in Immingham, which will feature marine simulators supplied by Kongsberg Maritime. Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Damen Shipyards, Wärtsilä http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-damen-shipyards-wartsila-5741271 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-damen-shipyards-wartsila-5741271 Vloot dab has ordered Damen Shipyards to build a new 25m-long ferry for the transportation of vehicles and passengers between the canal connecting Ghent, Belgium and Terneuzen, the Netherlands. Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT SES and Gilat Satellite Networks to provide broadband connectivity for Caribbean vessels http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsses-gilat-satellite-networks-to-provide-broadband-connectivity-for-vessels-in-caribbean-5742553 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsses-gilat-satellite-networks-to-provide-broadband-connectivity-for-vessels-in-caribbean-5742553 Global satellite operator SES has entered a strategic collaboration with Gilat Satellite Networks to provide broadband connectivity for small ships and vessels operating at sea in the Caribbean. Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Wärtsilä to provide engine service for PGS's seismic vessel fleet http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newswrtsil-to-provide-engines-service-for-pgss-seismic-vessel-fleet-5742587 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newswrtsil-to-provide-engines-service-for-pgss-seismic-vessel-fleet-5742587 Wärtsilä has been selected as the preferred partner to provide engine and other equipment services for Norway-based PGS Geophysical's fleet of eight seismic vessels. Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Maintenance and Service Solutions for Marine Equipment http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/building/marine-equipment-services/ http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/building/marine-equipment-services/ Sulzer provides maintenance services for cruise liners, dredgers, passenger and naval ships, offshore production, tankers, and support vessels. We help you to minimise disruption and extend the lifetime of your equipment. Thu, 16 Feb 2017 16:51:00 GMT