Ship Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the web site en-us Ship Technology-Updates Advanced Wastewater Solutions for the Marine and Offshore Market ACO Marine is a member of the international ACO Group with a sales network operating worldwide. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:30:00 GMT Hillhouse 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. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:07:00 GMT Independence LNG Floating Storage Regasification Unit (LNG FSRU) Independence is the world’s first new-build liquefied natural gas (LNG) floating storage regasification unit (FSRU). It is built at Hyundai Heavy Industries' (HHI) shipyard in Ulsan, South Korea, for floating LNG services provider Höegh LNG. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:51:00 GMT South Africa’s TNPA contracts IHC Merwede for trailing suction hopper dredger South Africa's Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) has contracted IHC Merwede to design, construct and deliver a trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD). Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT BMT and Ares Shipyard deliver first luxury passenger ferry for Qatar BMT Nigel Gee (BMT) and Ares Shipyard have delivered the first two boats in a series of eight luxury passenger ferries for Qatar less than seven months after initial discussions on the project. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT Japanese ship seized following Shanghai court order The Japanese cargo ship Baosteel Emotion has been seized by China over a pre-war debt, following an order by the Shanghai Maritime Court. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT South Korean ferry crew to face criminal and civil charges South Korean President Park Geun-hye has said that some of the crew of the Sewol ferry would face 'criminal and civil' charges for their conduct that led to the deaths of at least 108 people and to a further 194 being missing. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT Edison Chouest Offshore to expand deepwater port facility in Brazil Galliano shipbuilder and oilfield service provider Edison Chouest Offshore will invest $425m to expand deepwater port facilities in Brazil. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT Norcom Technology receives £20k fund for nautical eChart Service Norwich-based developer of software and hardware solutions Norcom Technology has received £20,000 of funding from the East Anglian grant programme, Supply Chain innovation for Offshore Renewable Energy (SCORE), for its nautical eChart Service. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT Tecnicomar-RO Watermakers, Sewage Treatment Plants and Fresh Water Treatment for Ships Tecnicomar is Europe's first manufacturer of watermakers, sewage treatment plants with IMO Marpol MEPC.159(55) approval, water purifying systems and oil-water-separators. A wide range of standard, se... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT Atlantic Mercy Hospital Ship Atlantic Mercy is Mercy Ships’ latest addition to its fleet of travelling hospitals. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT South Korean passenger ferry capsizes leaving two dead and hundreds missing A South Korean passenger ferry has capsized off the south-west coast, leaving two people dead and more than 300 missing. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT Carnival Cruise Lines launches New Orleans’ largest cruise ship Carnival Cruise Lines has launched New Orleans' largest cruise ship, Carnival Dream, which will soon embark upon its inaugural six-day cruise from New Orleans. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT OHPRI to add new sailing education vessel to America’s Tall Ship fleet Oliver Hazard Perry Rhode Island (OHPRI) is set to add its new 200ft square-rigged sailing education vessel (SSV) to America’s Tall Ship fleet. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT MPA and PSA extend deal for port technology R&D programme The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) and PSA have extended their deal to carry out research and developments (R&D) under the Port Technology Research and Development Programme (PTRDP). Mon, 14 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT Fincantieri’s innovation challenge Europe’s leading shipbuilding company Fincantieri is pioneering new technological innovations to make more efficient and cost-effective vessels for the maritime industry and give a real-world application of the Open Innovation paradigm. Frances Marce… Sun, 13 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT Bangladesh and IMO partner for improved ship-recycling standards The Bangladesh Government and International Maritime Organization (IMO) have teamed-up to improve safety and environmental standards in the country’s ship-recycling industry. Sun, 13 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT GasLog to buy three more LNG carriers from BG Group for $468m GasLog has entered into a deal with Methane Services, an affiliate of BG Group, to purchase three more liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers for approximately $468m. Sun, 13 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT MV Olympic Boa Subsea Support and Construction Vessel Olympic Boa is a subsea support and construction vessel owned by Olympic Shipping. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 09:35:00 GMT ISS Australia issues port alert for Cyclone Ita Maritime services provider Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) Australia has issued a port alert of a possible strike from severe tropical Cyclone Ita, category 5, which is moving at wind speeds of 300km/h near the centre and gales extending out to 200k… Thu, 10 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT