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At least 38 dead as Philippine ferry capsizes near port of Ormoc City
03 July, 2015
A Philippine ferry carrying 189 passengers and crew has capsized near the port of Ormoc City, killing at least 38...
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Meyer Turku to build two cruise ships for TUI Cruises
Friday, July 03, 2015 Finland's Meyer Turku has signed a contract with TUI Cruises, a joint venture between TUI Group and Royal Caribbean Cruises, to build two cruise...

Bahri orders five further VLCCs from Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries
Thursday, July 02, 2015 The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri) has signed a contract with Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries (HSHI), an affiliate of South Korea-based Hyundai Heavy Industries, to...

Fincantieri building ultra-luxury cruise ship for Silversea Cruises
Thursday, July 02, 2015 Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri has secured an order to build a new ultra-luxury cruise ship for Silversea...

MOL to equip new vessel with methanol-fuelled low-speed diesel engine
Thursday, July 02, 2015 Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding has finished building the world's first methanol-burned, dual-fuelled, low-speed, diesel main engine that will be installed on Mitsui OSK Lines' (MOL) new...

AS Tallink secures €184m loan for its new LNG fast ferry
Wednesday, July 01, 2015 Estonian shipping company AS Tallink's subsidiary Tallink Line has signed a €184m loan agreement with Nordea Bank Finland for its new LNG-powered fast...

Rolls-Royce completes LNG retrofit of Bergen Tankers’ vessel
Wednesday, July 01, 2015 Rolls-Royce has completed the retrofit of Bergen Tankers' chemical and product tanker, Bergen Viking, converting its propulsion from diesel-electric to...

Wärtsilä’s tunnel thruster receives LR type approval from Lloyd’s Register
Wednesday, July 01, 2015 Wärtsilä has received an LR-type approval certificate for its WTT11 tunnel thruster from classification society Lloyd's Register...

Boskalis Westminster to dredge Portsmouth Harbour in UK
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 Boskalis Westminster has secured a £31m contract from the UK Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) to dredge Portsmouth...

GD Nassco lays keel for second APT tanker
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 General Dynamics (GD) Nassco has officially marked the start of construction of American Petroleum Tankers' (APT) second ECO tanker, following a keel-laying ceremony at its shipyard in San...

Maritime and migration agencies collaborate over migration crisis
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 The International Maritime Organization (IMO) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) have agreed to jointly address the humanitarian crisis arising from unsafe mixed...


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Low Cost Shipboard UPS - PS 502-Series
Monday, June 29, 2015 by Powerstar UPS Small lightweight economical 120Vac UPS's come in three power ratings, 550VA, 650VA, and 750VA. You can replace non-delta power UPS's or surge suppressors with the world's lowest cost...

New CEO for Chris-Marine and IOP Marine
Thursday, June 25, 2015 by Chris-Marine & IOP Marine Jens Groth is appointed new Chief Executive Officer for the KrisMa group including Chris-Marine & IOP Marine....

BASSnet™ solutions used by Wallenius to leverage fleet performance
Tuesday, June 16, 2015 by BASS Completing a comprehensive evaluation process involving the foremost fleet management software companies, Wallenius Shipping has picked the market-leading BASSnet™ fleet management software...

New Inflatable Lifejacket Covers
Thursday, June 11, 2015 by EVAL The new inflatable life jacket covers made by eval are fire resistant and...

L.A. Maritime Offer Authorized KBB Turbocharger Service
Thursday, June 11, 2015 by L.A. Maritime Services For six generations, Kompressorenbau Bannewitz GmbH of Germany has been producing KBB Turbochargers equipped with axial-flow and radial-flow turbines. L.A. Maritime of Los Angeles, California,...

Eurogrit is now Sibelco Europe
Thursday, June 04, 2015 by Eurogrit For the past 30 years, Eurogrit has been part of the Sibelco Group. Sibelco is one of the largest mineral companies worldwide, with hundreds of production sites spread across 41...

Opportunities to Work At Sea - ShoreMarinejobs sponsors Seafarers Awareness Week 20-28th June 2015
Tuesday, June 02, 2015 by Shore Marine Jobs Seafarers Awareness Week is highlighting 'Opportunities to Work at Sea', promoting education, training and recruitment services leading to employment in the Royal Navy and Merchant Navy,...

Datum Electronics Awarded New Contract by Griffon Hoverwork
Monday, June 01, 2015 by Datum Electronics Datum Electronics Ltd has been granted a contract to supply Shaft Torsion and Power meters to Griffon Hoverwork for their two new 12000TD...

New Torque Transducer Range Designed to Fit Your Drive Line 50Nm up to 500KNm
Monday, June 01, 2015 by Datum Electronics The standard range of the Datum FF425 Torque Transducer Series is based on DIN flanges to measure from 0Nm-100Nm up to 0Nm-10,000Nm....

Datum Diesel Hawk System Keeps a Constant Watch on the Efficiency of your Engines.
Monday, June 01, 2015 by Datum Electronics The Datum Hawk System, constantly watches the profile of the torsional forces delivered by the engine to its drive shaft....


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