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Australia bans container ship Vega Auriga’s entry into local ports
01 September, 2014
The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has banned the container ship Vega Auriga (IMO 9347786) from using or entering any of the country's...
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US FTA approves construction of new ferry terminal in Mukilteo, Washington
Monday, September 01, 2014 The US Federal Transit Administration (FTA) has approved plans to design and construct a new ferry terminal, which will eventually replace the existing 60-year-old Mukilteo Ferry Terminal...

British Antarctic Survey selects Synectics for surveillance assistance
Sunday, August 31, 2014 British Antarctic Survey (BAS) is set to install Synectics solutions onboard the marine ice-class royal research ship (RRS) James Clark Ross, for increased surveillance...

Irregular crossings of the Mediterranean Sea leave nearly 300 dead in the past week
Friday, August 29, 2014 More than 300 deaths have been recorded in the Mediterranean Sea in the past week, due to irregular sea crossings by migrants from North Africa to...

KKR and Borealis Maritime acquire nine ships
Friday, August 29, 2014 Global investment firm KKR and Borealis Maritime have acquired nine feeder container vessels in an undisclosed transaction....

Wärtsilä to provide maintenance services for Harvey's eight new LNG offshore vessels
Friday, August 29, 2014 Finland-based Wärtsilä has entered into a five-year technical management agreement with Harvey Gulf International Marine (Harvey Gulf) to support its LNG offshore supply...

Italy to ban big cruise ships from entering Venice lagoon
Thursday, August 28, 2014 The Italian Government is set to ban large cruise ships from entering Saint Mark's lagoon in Venice, in order to reduce the damage to the city's foundations....

Rolls-Royce to supply additional offshore cranes for Brazilian PSVs
Thursday, August 28, 2014 Rolls-Royce has been awarded a contract for the delivery of offshore cranes in support of nine platform supply vessels (PSVs), which are under construction at Detroit Brasil's shipyard in...

Trojan Marinex BWTS gains US Coast Guard AMS acceptance
Thursday, August 28, 2014 Trojan Technologies has received alternate management system (AMS) acceptance from the US Coast Guard (USCG) for its Marinex ballast water treatment (BWT) product...

EBDG supports Vigor Marine in M/V Columbia’s repower
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 Elliott Bay Design Group (EBDG) has successfully completed the repower of the Alaska Marine Highway System's (AMHS) flagship vessel, M/V...

Schiebel S-100 Camcopter deployed to help save refugees in Mediterranean Sea
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 The Unmanned Air System (UAS) Schiebel S-100 Camcopter has been deployed to help save the lives of refugees in the Mediterranean Sea as part of an operation called Migrant Offshore Aid Station...


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Press Releases

Wortelboer to Appear at SMM Fair in Hamburg
Monday, September 01, 2014 by Wortelboer Netherlands-based anchor and chain cables specialist Wortelboer are set to appear at the world's leading marine trading event, the SMM fair, in Hamburg,...

Hillhouse Industrial & Marine Installs Newest Torsionmeter System
Thursday, August 28, 2014 by Hillhouse Industrial & Marine Hillhouse Industrial & Marine has just installed their newest torsionmeter system, the ShaftMaster 1000F, on the vessel Pacific Tracker from the MURAD fleet....

Introducing the Portable Iron-Check
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 by Martechnic To determine the significance of iron content in lube oil, especially with regard to cylinder drain oil, Martechnic has developed an easy-to-handle iron test....

Maritime Security Company ESC Global Security Aims to Seize the Market with Support of International Recognition
Thursday, August 21, 2014 by ESC Global Security Maritime security company ESC Global Security (ESC) hopes to seize the market with its new high-level international...

INTERSCHALT to Introduce New Products at SMM 2014
Monday, August 18, 2014 by Interschalt Maritime Systems INTERSCHALT, the software vendor, service provider and producer of VDR systems, will showcase product innovations that make shipping more efficient, safer and more sustainable at SMM 2014....

SES Awarded Military Contract for MARS Tankers
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 by Ships Electronic Services Ships Electronic Services (SES), an industry leader in the supply, installation and maintenance of maritime electronics, has won a substantial contract from Finmeccanica - Selex ES, to supply...

SES Achieves Industry Certifications
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 by Ships Electronic Services Ships Electronic Services (SES), one of the UK's leading marine electronics supply and service companies, has achieved approvals in several categories of Bureau Veritas and Lloyds...

SES Fits TV Antennas to UK's Latest Advanced Research Vessel
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 by Ships Electronic Services Ships Electronic Services (SES) has won the contract to update the satellite TV antennas for the RRS James Cook, the research vessel operated by the National Oceanography Centre (NOC) based...

Sail Logger VL92 Balder Blastcleaned with Eurogrit Aluminium Silicate Abrasives
Thursday, July 17, 2014 by Eurogrit The company Cornet Groep has received the order from Scheepswerf Bocxe Delft Shipyard to completely blastclean and coat the sail logger VL92...

MT Modular Monitoring System
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 by Martechnic The most common contaminate of lube oil is water that causes problems and damage in machines and...


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