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 Survitec completes merger with Wilhelmsen’s marine safety business http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newssurvitec-completes-merger-with-wilhelmsens-marine-safety-business-5689875 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newssurvitec-completes-merger-with-wilhelmsens-marine-safety-business-5689875 Survitec Group, a provider of critical safety and survival technology to the marine and defence markets, has completed its merger with Wilhelmsen’s marine safety business. Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Using big data to combat illegal fishing http://www.ship-technology.com/features/featureusing-big-data-to-combat-illegal-fishing-5688984/ http://www.ship-technology.com/features/featureusing-big-data-to-combat-illegal-fishing-5688984/ The international community is desperately trying to crack down on illegal fishing and is increasingly harnessing the power of big data to achieve this. Given the valuable insight that can be gained from a ship’s location and activities at sea, could… Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Kalmar secures order from Port of Vienna's WienCont Container Terminal http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newskalmar-secures-order-from-port-of-viennas-wiencont-container-terminal-5690248 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newskalmar-secures-order-from-port-of-viennas-wiencont-container-terminal-5690248 Kalmar, a part of Cargotec, has secured an order from the Port of Vienna's WienCont Container Terminal for three twin lift capability empty container handlers. Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT ABB selects Öresund Dry Docks to carry out electrification work on HH Ferries’ vessels http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsabb-selects-resund-dry-docks-to-carry-out-electrification-work-on-hh-ferries-vessels-5688814 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsabb-selects-resund-dry-docks-to-carry-out-electrification-work-on-hh-ferries-vessels-5688814 Switzerland-based technology firm ABB has selected Öresund Dry Docks to carry out its project of electrically powering two HH Ferries’ vessels to make them emission-free. Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Siemens commissions specialised transport vessel http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newssiemens-commissions-specialised-transport-vessel-5688723 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newssiemens-commissions-specialised-transport-vessel-5688723 Siemens has commissioned its first specialised transport vessel, the Rotra Vente. Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT AAL wins at Australia Shipping & Martime Industry Awards http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsaal-wins-at-australia-shipping-martime-industry-awards-5688526 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsaal-wins-at-australia-shipping-martime-industry-awards-5688526 AAL, a leading breakbulk, project cargo and heavy-lift shipping operator, has secured the prize for ‘Excellence in Project Cargo, Breakbulk / Heavy Lift’ at the 21st Annual Australian Shipping & Maritime Industry Awards. Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Hyundai commences construction of King Salman Global Maritime Industries Complex in Saudi Arabia http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newshyundai-commences-construction-of-king-salman-global-maritime-industries-complex-in-saudi-5688405 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newshyundai-commences-construction-of-king-salman-global-maritime-industries-complex-in-saudi-5688405 Shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) has announced the inauguration of King Salman Global Maritime Industries Complex at Ras Al-Khair in Saudi Arabia. Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT LJM Hydraulik-Hydraulic Cylinders for the Marine Industry http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/handling/ljm-hydraulics/ http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/handling/ljm-hydraulics/ LJM Hydraulik develops and manufactures hydraulic cylinders for the marine industry. The manufacturing equipment at LJM Hydraulik is continuously updated and operated by experienced staff. The skill ... Mon, 05 Dec 2016 15:47:00 GMT Rolls-Royce to cut 800 marine business jobs http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsrolls-royce-to-axe-800-marine-business-jobs-5687504 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsrolls-royce-to-axe-800-marine-business-jobs-5687504 UK-based engineering group Rolls-Royce has announced its plan to cut 800 additional jobs in its marine business amidst continuing weakness witnessed in the global maritime market. Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Wärtsilä debuts dry waste treatment portfolio for cruise ships http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newswrtsil-debuts-dry-waste-treatment-portfolio-for-cruise-ships-5687480 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newswrtsil-debuts-dry-waste-treatment-portfolio-for-cruise-ships-5687480 Wärtsilä has developed a complete treatment solution to help handle dry waste in cruise ships. Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Xeneta: inside the world’s leading ocean freight intelligence platform http://www.ship-technology.com/features/featurexeneta-inside-the-worlds-leading-ocean-freight-intelligence-platform-5684180/ http://www.ship-technology.com/features/featurexeneta-inside-the-worlds-leading-ocean-freight-intelligence-platform-5684180/ Just over a year ago, price comparison platform Xeneta took the containerised ocean freight market by storm, and in September, founder and CEO Patrik Berglund was revealed as the winner of this year’s Lloyd’s List Next Generation Shipping Award. Berg… Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Maersk Line to buy container shipping line Hamburg Süd http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsmaersk-line-to-buy-container-shipping-line-hamburg-sd-5687527 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsmaersk-line-to-buy-container-shipping-line-hamburg-sd-5687527 Denmark-based shipping company Maersk Line has agreed to acquire German container shipping line Hamburg Süd from its owner Oetker Group, for an undisclosed sum. Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Highly Advanced PEMA Panel Line Brings Safety and Precise Quality to Irving's Shipyard http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/steel/pemamek/presspema-panel-line.html http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/steel/pemamek/presspema-panel-line.html Over the next 30 years, Irving Shipbuilding is revitalizing the Royal Canadian Navy's combatant fleet by constructing up to 21 modern vessels. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 17:25:00 GMT McMurdo develops new satellite communications system for workboat industry http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsmcmurdo-develops-new-satellite-communications-system-for-workboat-industry-5686333 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsmcmurdo-develops-new-satellite-communications-system-for-workboat-industry-5686333 McMurdo, a part of Orolia Group, has developed a new global satellite communications system, OmniCom, to provide fleet management and vessel monitoring solutions for the workboat, commercial fishing and artisanal fishing industries. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT GE invests in Marine Technical Center to offer better customer experience http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsge-invests-in-marine-technical-center-to-offer-better-customer-experience-5686344 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsge-invests-in-marine-technical-center-to-offer-better-customer-experience-5686344 Global digital industrial company GE has made an undisclosed investment in its flagship dynamic positioning (DP) training school, Marine Technical Center. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Boskalis, Port of Rotterdam Authority, Toll Shipping http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-boskalis-port-of-rotterdam-authority-toll-shipping-5684478 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-boskalis-port-of-rotterdam-authority-toll-shipping-5684478 Royal Boskalis Westminster (Boskalis) has received a €120m ($127.5m) contract from Açu Petróleo for the expansion of the Porto do Açu oil transhipment terminal in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Fincantieri delivers new luxury cruise to Seabourn http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsfincantieri-delivers-new-luxury-cruise-to-seabourn-5686317 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsfincantieri-delivers-new-luxury-cruise-to-seabourn-5686317 Italian shipyard Fincantieri has delivered the first of two ultra-luxury cruise ships to Seabourn Cruise Line, which is a brand of global cruise company Carnival. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 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, 01 Dec 2016 17:35:00 GMT Anglo Belgian Corporation-Diesel and Fuel-Flexible Engines http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/propulsion/anglo-belgian-corporation/ http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/propulsion/anglo-belgian-corporation/ ABC supplies power solutions to people who know that the engine is the heart of their vessel. ABC engines are synonymous with reliability and good performance under the hardest and most demanding conditions, while offering low fuel and lube oil consu… Thu, 01 Dec 2016 14:41:00 GMT Wärtsilä develops new water lubricated seal for workboats http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newswrtsil-develops-new-water-lubricated-seal-for-workboats-5684972 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newswrtsil-develops-new-water-lubricated-seal-for-workboats-5684972 Wärtsilä has developed a new water lubricated seal, Enviroguard SLR, which provides cost-effective reliability for small workboats. Thu, 01 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT