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Damen to perform repair works on MSC Magnifica cruise ship
30 October, 2014
Damen Shiprepair Rotterdam has received a cruise repair and maintenance contract from Italian-Swiss shipping company MSC...
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Meyer Werft delivers Royal Caribbean’s new Quantum of the Seas cruise ship
Thursday, October 30, 2014 German shipbuilder Meyer Werft has delivered the new cruise ship Quantum of the Seas to US cruise operator Royal Caribbean...

Thales unveils new Pastor counter-piracy service solution
Thursday, October 30, 2014 Thales has unveiled new service solution Pastor, which is designed to protect vessels against piracy at the on-going Euronaval 2014...

Canada purchases new vessel for Saint John-Digby ferry service
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 The Canadian Government has acquired a new vessel to serve the Saint John, New Brunswick to Digby, Nova Scotia ferry...

Costa Cruises takes delivery of new Costa Diadema from Fincantieri
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 Cruise ship operator Costa Cruises has received its fifteenth ship Costa Diadema from Italian shipbuilder...

MAST calls for increased maritime security amid likely terrorist attack
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 Maritime security firm MAST has warned the shipping industry to enhance security levels to counter the threat of an increasingly likely terrorist...

Crowley delivers new gate for Panama Canal expansion
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 Crowley Maritime has delivered the first gate for the on-going Panama Canal expansion using its heavy lift barge 455...

MCN Beijing launches new chat app for Chinese fishermen
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 Beijing Marine Communication and Navigation (MCN Beijing) has launched chat application Fish Chat aimed at connecting fishermen onboard Chinese coastal fishing...

South Korean prosecutors seek death sentence for Sewol ferry captain
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 South Korean prosecutors have demanded the death sentence for the captain of the Sewol ferry that sank in April leaving more than 304 people...

Fincantieri launches Ponant’s new cruise ship in France
Monday, October 27, 2014 Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri has launched super-luxury cruise ship Le Lyrial, which was constructed for French cruise line Compagnie du Ponant (Bridgepoint Group) at the shipbuilder's...

UN political chief calls for long-term solution to combat piracy off Somalia coast
Monday, October 27, 2014 United Nations political chief Jeffrey Feltman has called for a sustained long-term solution to fight piracy off the coast of...


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Press Releases

DHI Denmark Ballast Water Centre receives US Coast Recognition
Thursday, October 30, 2014 by DHI DHI's ballast water centre in Denmark has received the US Coast recognition of Independent Laboratory (IL), in conjunction with Det Norske Veritas...

DHI Offers Land-Based Test Cycles With Fresh and Saline Waters
Thursday, October 30, 2014 by DHI At our land-based test facility in Denmark, DHI have an optimal position to collect high-quality natural waters to prepare test waters with the salinities required in the IMO G8...

International Conference on Ballast Water Management
Thursday, October 23, 2014 by DHI The International Conference on Ballast Water Management is back for its seventh edition 5-7 November....

Trelleborg’s Orkot® bearings Used on World’s Largest Container Ship
Thursday, October 23, 2014 by Orkot Marine Bearings 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...

Enwa Acquires Rights to Sell Polar International Hydrophore Water Treatment, PWT, Product
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 by Enwa Water Technology Enwa is pleased to announce that it has signed an exclusive distributorship agreement with the Norwegian company Polar International for their freshwater treatment product Hydrophore...

L.A. Maritime is Now Authorised to Inspect, Maintain and Repair OPCO Marine Cranes
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 by L.A. Maritime Services L.A. Maritime, a long-time provider of inspections and services on lifeboat and freefall davits, is pleased to offer inspection, maintenance, and repair of marine cranes manufactured by...

Free White Paper on FluidScan Handheld Infrared Oil Analyser
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 by Spectro Scientific Spectro Inc. has released a free white paper on Ship...

Spectro Inc. Introduces Rugged Q5800 Expeditionary Fluid Analysis System
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 by Spectro Scientific Spectro Inc. has introduced a rugged, portable expeditionary fluid analysis system that gives field operators the capacity to perform comprehensive, laboratory quality, lubricant...

Spectro Inc. to Develop Products with LaserNet Fines Technology Licensing Agreement
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 by Spectro Scientific Spectro Inc. and Lockheed Martin Corporation have signed an exclusive licensing agreement for Lockheed Martin's LaserNet Fines® (LNF) fluid imaging and classification...

Wager Exhibiting Latest Products at International Workboat Show in New Orleans
Monday, October 13, 2014 by Wager Vent check valves and deck equipment specialist Wager will be showcasing its latest products at the forthcoming International Workboat Show in New Orleans,...


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