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 Kuwait Oil Tanker receives last medium-range tanker from Hyundai Mipo http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newskuwait-oil-tanker-receives-last-medium-range-tanker-from-hyundai-mipo-4416130 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newskuwait-oil-tanker-receives-last-medium-range-tanker-from-hyundai-mipo-4416130 South Korea's Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) has delivered the fourth and last medium-range tanker Mutriba to its owner Kuwait Oil Tanker Company (KOTC). Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Construction of Crowley’s commitment-class LNG-powered ship begins http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsconstruction-of-crowleys-commitment-class-lng-powered-ship-begins-4416143 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsconstruction-of-crowleys-commitment-class-lng-powered-ship-begins-4416143 VT Halter Marine has started construction on the first of two liquefied natural gas (LNG)-powered, combination container-roll-on / roll-off (ConRo) ships for Crowley Maritime's liner services group. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Gulf Craft plans $100m new shipyard and service centre in Dubai Maritime City http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsgulf-craft-plans-100m-new-shipyard-and-service-centre-in-dubai-maritime-city-4416126 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsgulf-craft-plans-100m-new-shipyard-and-service-centre-in-dubai-maritime-city-4416126 Luxury yacht and fibreglass boat manufacturer Gulf Craft has signed an agreement with Dubai Maritime City (DMC) to invest $100m in a new shipyard in a bid to develop a global manufacturing facility. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT International Conference on Ballast Water Management http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/wastewater/dhi/pressinternational-conference-ballast-water-management.html http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/wastewater/dhi/pressinternational-conference-ballast-water-management.html The International Conference on Ballast Water Management is back for its seventh edition 5-7 November. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:34:00 GMT Orkot® TLM & TXM Marine Bearings http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/bearings/orkot-tlm-txm-marine-bearings-wp/ http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/bearings/orkot-tlm-txm-marine-bearings-wp/ Trelleborg Sealing Solutions is a world-leading manufacturer and supplier of bearings and bearing materials to the shipping and marine industries. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:18:00 GMT Orkot: Engineering Manual http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/bearings/orkot-engineering-manual/ http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/bearings/orkot-engineering-manual/ Orkot® is the brand name of a range of proprietary composite bearing materials consisting of a matrix of fabric-reinforced polymers from Trelleborg Sealing Solutions. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:12:00 GMT Trelleborg’s Orkot® bearings Used on World’s Largest Container Ship http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/bearings/orkot-marine-bearings/presstrelleborgs-orkot-bearings-play-a-vital-role-on-the-worlds-largest-container-ship.html http://www.ship-technology.com/contractors/bearings/orkot-marine-bearings/presstrelleborgs-orkot-bearings-play-a-vital-role-on-the-worlds-largest-container-ship.html Orkot® Marine Bearings, developed and manufactured by Trelleborg Sealing Solutions, have contributed to the building of the world’s largest and most efficient container ships, the Maersk Triple E-class family, built by Korea’s Daewoo Shipbuilding. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 10:45:00 GMT Rolls-Royce and Astican Shipyard sign co-operation agreement to enhance services http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsrolls-royce-and-astican-shipyard-sign-co-operation-agreement-to-enhance-services-4414650 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsrolls-royce-and-astican-shipyard-sign-co-operation-agreement-to-enhance-services-4414650 Rolls-Royce has signed a co-operation agreement with Astican Shipyard in Las Palmas, Canary Islands, to improve its service in the wake of increasing demand in the rig and drillship industry. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Mitsubishi signs licence agreement with China’s CZZH for marine propellers http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsmitsubishi-signs-licence-agreement-with-chinas-czzh-for-marine-propellers-4414649 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsmitsubishi-signs-licence-agreement-with-chinas-czzh-for-marine-propellers-4414649 Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Marine Machinery & Engine (MHI-MME) and China's Changzhou Zhonghai Marine Propeller (CZZH) have signed a licencing agreement allowing the former to provide the manufacturing and marketing rights of its marine propellers fo… Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Astilleros Armon delivers two ferries to Maritime and Port Institute of Angola http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsastilleros-armon-delivers-two-ferries-to-maritime-and-port-institute-of-angola-4414641 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsastilleros-armon-delivers-two-ferries-to-maritime-and-port-institute-of-angola-4414641 Spain-based shipbuilder Astilleros Armon has delivered two Incat Crowther-designed catamaran passenger ferries to Instituto Marítimo e Portuário de Angola. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Worldwide Marine Service http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/satellite/worldwide-marine-service/ http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/satellite/worldwide-marine-service/ We help you achieve continued operational performance, at all times with the highest quality marine support network available every hour of the day around the world. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:46:00 GMT VisionMaster FT ECDIS http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/satellite/visionmaster-ft-ecdis/ http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/satellite/visionmaster-ft-ecdis/ VisionMaster FT ECDIS is a unique electronic chart display and information system, providing effective support for safe and easy route planning. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:37:00 GMT VisionMaster FT Radar http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/satellite/visionmaster-ft-radar/ http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/satellite/visionmaster-ft-radar/ Northrop Grumman Sperry Marine's VisionMaster FT Radar (VMFT Radar) provides ship owners and operators with innovative marine navigation tools to meet the challenges faced in today's maritime environment. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:22:00 GMT Integrated Platform Management System (IPMS) http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/satellite/integrated-platform-management/ http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/satellite/integrated-platform-management/ The Northrop Grumman Sperry Marine Platform Management System provides a sophisticated solution that matches the needs of the most demanding warship automation and control requirements, scalable to any size vessel or budget. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:17:00 GMT Becker Marine Systems names its first LNG hybrid barge Hummel http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsbecker-marine-systems-names-its-first-lng-hybrid-barge-hummel-4413155 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsbecker-marine-systems-names-its-first-lng-hybrid-barge-hummel-4413155 Becker Marine Systems has named the company's first LNG hybrid barge Hummel at the ceremony held at Grasbrook Quay in HafenCity, Germany. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT BMT Isis and MSubs partner to develop new Maritime Sea Range http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsbmt-isis-and-msubs-partner-to-develop-new-maritime-sea-range-4413227 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsbmt-isis-and-msubs-partner-to-develop-new-maritime-sea-range-4413227 BMT Isis and Plymouth-based MSubs have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to jointly develop a fully instrumented Maritime Sea Range to test unmanned craft. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Vallianz wins $64m of support vessel contracts in Mexico and West Africa markets http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsvallianz-wins-64m-of-support-vessel-contracts-in-mexico-and-west-africa-markets-4413249 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsvallianz-wins-64m-of-support-vessel-contracts-in-mexico-and-west-africa-markets-4413249 Offshore support vessels provider Vallianz Holdings has secured letters of award and new charter contracts worth $64m in Mexico, West Africa and the Asia Pacific region. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Integrated Bridge Systems: Maximising Navigational Safety and Efficiency http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/satellite/integrated-bridge-systems/ http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/satellite/integrated-bridge-systems/ When you need to maximise your shipboard efficiency and safety, Northrop Grumman Sperry Marine's Integrated Bridge System is the ultimate solution. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:50:00 GMT NAVIGAT X MK1: Microprocessor Controlled Digital Gyrocompass System http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/satellite/navigat-x-mk1-microprocessor/ http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/satellite/navigat-x-mk1-microprocessor/ With a watchful eye on the demands made on navigation and ship control technology emerging from the 21st century, Northrop Grumman Sperry Marine has created the NAVIGAT X MK 1 Digital Gyrocompass System. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:47:00 GMT NAVIPILOT 4000 Series http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/satellite/navipilot-4000-series/ http://www.ship-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/satellite/navipilot-4000-series/ The highly reliable NAVIPILOT 4000 ensures continuous self-tuning adaptation for accurate steering and efficient fuel consumption, which is unique to all other autopilots in the marine industry. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:42:00 GMT