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Construction of Crowley’s commitment-class LNG-powered ship begins
24 October, 2014
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...
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Gulf Craft plans $100m new shipyard and service centre in Dubai Maritime City
Friday, October 24, 2014 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...

Kuwait Oil Tanker receives last medium-range tanker from Hyundai Mipo
Friday, October 24, 2014 South Korea's Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) has delivered the fourth and last medium-range tanker Mutriba to its owner Kuwait Oil Tanker Company...

Astilleros Armon delivers two ferries to Maritime and Port Institute of Angola
Thursday, October 23, 2014 Spain-based shipbuilder Astilleros Armon has delivered two Incat Crowther-designed catamaran passenger ferries to Instituto Marítimo e Portuário de...

Mitsubishi signs licence agreement with China’s CZZH for marine propellers
Thursday, October 23, 2014 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...

Rolls-Royce and Astican Shipyard sign co-operation agreement to enhance services
Thursday, October 23, 2014 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...

Becker Marine Systems names its first LNG hybrid barge Hummel
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 Becker Marine Systems has named the company's first LNG hybrid barge Hummel at the ceremony held at Grasbrook Quay in HafenCity,...

BMT Isis and MSubs partner to develop new Maritime Sea Range
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 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...

Vallianz wins $64m of support vessel contracts in Mexico and West Africa markets
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 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...

Boskalis consortium wins contract for Suez Canal expansion
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 The Suez Canal Authorities has awarded a contract to a consortium, named Challenge Coalition, for the expansion of the canal in...

Jurong Shipyard wins FPSO conversion contract from Singapore’s MODEC
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 Sembcorp Marine's subsidiary Jurong Shipyard has received a contract from Singapore-based MODEC Offshore Production Systems for converting a VLCC into a floating production storage and...


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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,...

sm electrics at the Leading International Trade Fair SMM 2014
Friday, October 10, 2014 by sm electrics In September we, sm electrics, again presented and exhibited at the SMM 2014 trade fair in Hamburg, Germany with a focus on presenting the extension of our Bridge Alert Management (BAM) le...

sm electrics' Intelligent Micro-Controller-Based Acoustics Sounder for Light Signal Devices
Friday, October 10, 2014 by sm electrics sm electrics has significantly developed its systems for light signal devices (LSDs) with a new dynamic acoustics controller (DAC), which generates eight individual...


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