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ASV receives £3m in funding from Innovate UK for MAS research
27 March, 2015
Autonomous Surface Vehicles (ASV) received more than £3m in funding from Innovate UK to undertake research and development for Maritime Autonomous Systems...
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Carnival to build new nine cruise ships by 2022
Friday, March 27, 2015 Cruise operator Carnival Corporation has signed two strategic memorandums of agreement to build a total of nine new cruise ships over a four-year period between 2019 and 2022....

Panama Canal Authority plans new $17bn expansion project
Friday, March 27, 2015 The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) is reportedly planning a new project worth up to $17bn, which will allow the canal to handle the world's biggest...

ABS updates guidance on LNG Bunkering in North America
Thursday, March 26, 2015 Classification services provider American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) has updated its guidance on LNG Bunkering in North America, in a bid to support the transport sector's swift transition to the...

Arctech Helsinki Shipyard launches first icebreaker for Russia
Thursday, March 26, 2015 Finland-based Arctech Helsinki Shipyard has launched a new 16MW icebreaker for the Russian Ministry of Transport, following a naming ceremony held at the...

Front Street Shipyard launches new line of yachts
Thursday, March 26, 2015 US-based boat builder Front Street Shipyard's in-house design team has joined forces with yacht designer Bill Tripp to develop a new line of modern sloops that are now available for...

Korean Register receives USCG authorisation to perform BWM tests
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 Ship classification society Korean Register (KR) has been accepted by the US Coast Guard (USCG) as an Independent Laboratory (IL) to undertake tests, inspections and evaluations for ballast...

Shipping losses in 2014 lowest for ten years, says AGCS
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 A total of 75 shipping loss incidents have been reported worldwide for last year, the lowest number in the last ten years, Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) has...

Singapore’s MPA launches initiatives to enhance maritime communication
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 Singapore's Maritime and Port Authority (MPA) has launched new initiatives to strengthen the use of mobile technology and wireless connectivity, in a bid to improve productivity and crew welfare...

Damen and Bellona Foundation partner to develop low-emission vessels
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 The Bellona Foundation has signed an agreement with Damen Shipyards Group to explore and develop concept...

Rolls-Royce and Sunjin Entech to jointly enhance operations in South Korea
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 Rolls-Royce has signed a service agreement with Busan-based ship repairer Sunjin Entech in a bid to extend its service capability in South...


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Press Releases

Leading Diversity - The New Publication Aimed at Managing Diversity
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 by SEAHEALTH Help is at hand for managers struggling to consider the various diverse backgrounds of their crews; from personality, to age and skill...

Hull Stress Monitoring Systems
Thursday, March 19, 2015 by HULLMOS HULLMOS provides hull stress monitoring systems, ICEMON ice load monitoring system, and curiosity LNG sloshing monitoring....

L.A. Maritime Offers Substantial Savings with FIL-TEC Filters
Monday, March 16, 2015 by L.A. Maritime Services For more than 30 years, FIL-TEC-RIXEN GmbH of Germany has manufactured some of the highest-quality replacement filters for marine and industrial...

Senesco Marine Shipyard Invests in PEMA Vision Welding Portal
Friday, March 13, 2015 by Pemamek Located on the northeast coast of the USA, Senesco Marine Shipyard decided to invest in a more productive and efficient welding...

Marinejobs Sails On
Friday, March 13, 2015 by Marinejobs.co.nz Rob Everall, Managing Director of Marinejobs.co.nz Ltd, has just chalked up his eighth year at the helm of the marine recruitment business, based in Auckland, New...

Globe Bulk Services Sets-up Operations Base in Istanbul
Monday, March 09, 2015 by Globe Bulk Services Globe Bulk Services has opened a new hub office in Istanbul, Turkey, as part of a joint venture with Karas Shipping and...

Load Testing Performed Totals 718t
Wednesday, March 04, 2015 by L.A. Maritime Services G.C. Maritime has performed multiple five-annual, 275t load tests on three heavy-lift marine cargo cranes on-board a ship that belongs to one of the biggest heavy-lift operators in the world....

Evac Integrates Deerberg-Systems, Global Market Leader in Marine Environmental Protection Systems
Tuesday, March 03, 2015 by Evac Evac Group is pleased to announce the acquisition of Deerberg-Systems, a global market leader in marine environmental protection systems for the treatment of dry and wet waste (DW) on-board...

New Emergency Lifebuoy Marker Light and Smoke System ManOverBoard 2010 by Eval
Monday, March 02, 2015 by EVAL The ManOverBoard 2010 combines illumination and smoke for position marking and detection of the wind direction day and night, even in water covered with petrol and fuel....

Maestro Ship Management Purchases Combustion Chamber Monitoring Equipment from Chris-Marine
Monday, February 23, 2015 by Chris-Marine & IOP Marine Regular diesel engine combustion chamber tester inspections are an important complement to existing maintenance procedures, making it possible to customise engine overhaul intervals in order...


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