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Cosco secures $300m contract to build accommodation barge and bulk carriers
23 July, 2014
Cosco has announced that its subsidiaries have won contracts worth $300m to build one accommodation barge and seven bulk carriers for different...
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Saab acquires Swedish shipyard ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 Defence major Saab has completed the acquisition of the Swedish shipyard ThyssenKrupp Marine...

Kleven to build multi-purpose support vessel for IES Pioneer
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Norwegian offshore shipbuilder Kleven has secured a contract from Malaysian firm IES Pioneer for the construction of a multi-purpose support...

Kongsberg to supply automation systems for Chinese and Korean offshore vessels
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Kongsberg Maritime has been selected by a group of shipbuilders from China and Korea to provide automation systems for 13 new-build advanced offshore vessels at a cost of Nkr330m...

Sembawang secures $475m FPSO conversion contract from Saipem
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Sembcorp Marine's subsidiary Sembawang Shipyard has won a contract worth SGD600m ($475m) from French firm Saipem to convert two floating storage production offloading (FPSO)...

Evergreen christens new L-type vessel
Monday, July 21, 2014 Evergreen Group has christened its new 8,508 20ft equivalent unit (TEU) L-type container ship Ever Loading, which was built by CSBC Corporation in Taiwan....

Fincantieri to build articulated tug and barges for Kirby
Monday, July 21, 2014 Fincantieri Marine Group's (FMG) subsidiary Bay Shipbuilding Company (BSC) has been contracted by a US-based tank barge operator, Kirby Corporation, to construct articulated tug and barge (ATB)...

Wärtsilä and China State Shipbuilding to establish JV for engine business
Monday, July 21, 2014 Wärtsilä has entered into an agreement with China State Shipbuilding (CSSC) to establish a joint venture (JV), which will acquire Wärtsilä’s two-stroke engine business....

Algoma christens new Equinox-class lake bulk carrier
Friday, July 18, 2014 Canadian flag fleet of dry and liquid bulk carrier Algoma Central Corporation has christened its second Equinox-class bulk cargo vessel, the Algoma Harvester, in Hamilton...

Canada to extend east coast ferry services until 2016
Friday, July 18, 2014 Transport Canada has unveiled plans to provide $58m funding to extend the interprovincial ferry services in the eastern part of the country until...

MTU developing new 16-cylinder gas powered engine for RSD CNG tug
Friday, July 18, 2014 Rolls-Royce Power Systems’ German subsidiary MTU Friedrichshafen is developing a new 16-cylinder gas-powered engine for the reverse stern drive (RSD) compressed natural gas (CNG) tug, which...


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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...

Honeywell Enraf Unveils Fusion4 MSC-L
Friday, July 11, 2014 by Enraf Tanksystem Honeywell Enraf has introduced the Fusion4 MSC-L, the company's most sophisticated multi-stream controller for loading products from refineries and chemical plants into transports such as...

Honeywell Enraf Announces New Terminal Manager Server Software
Thursday, July 10, 2014 by Enraf Tanksystem Honeywell Enraf has announced its next-generation Terminal Manager server software built on the Experion® platform, offering full integration of fire and gas, closed circuit television...

Honeywell Enraf Introduces Fusion4 MSC-A
Wednesday, July 09, 2014 by Enraf Tanksystem Honeywell Enraf today introduced the Fusion4 MSC-A, a highly advanced yet easy-to-use controller that uses intuitive technology similar to today's phone apps to help ensure more efficient and...

Honeywell Improves Environmental Protection and Operator Safety for US Inland Barge Fleet
Tuesday, July 08, 2014 by Honeywell Marine Honeywell reported today that operating companies of all sizes within the US inland barge market are turning to Honeywell's Tanksystem portable level gauging and sampling technology to...

DESMI Secure Full Ownership of DESMI Ocean Guard
Thursday, July 03, 2014 by DESMI Ocean Guard The partners of DESMI Ocean Guard today announced that A.P. Moller-Maersk and UltraAqua have sold their shares in DESMI Ocean Guard to...

Reduced Price ShaftMaster 1000M Torsionmeter for July
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 by Hillhouse Industrial & Marine Hillhouse Industrial & Marine is pleased to announce a significant reduction in price for the month of July for the 1000M model, starting with a base price of...

OxyClean Receives Class-NK Approval
Wednesday, June 18, 2014 by DESMI Ocean Guard DESMI Ocean Guard is pleased to announce that Nippon Kaiji Kyokai, the Japanese classification society Class-NK, has type approved our OxyClean™ ballast water treatment...

POSIDONIA 2014 and RayClean Type Approval
Friday, May 30, 2014 by DESMI Ocean Guard On 2-6 July, DESMI Ocean Guard will appear at the POSIDONIA 2014 exhibition. We look forward to meeting with our current and future clients, suppliers and anyone else who is interested in...


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