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Construction begins on Sovcomflot’s ice-breaking vessel
27 November, 2014
Finland-based Arctech Helsinki Shipyard has started construction of Russian maritime shipping company Sovcomflot's new ice-breaking, multi-purpose supply vessel with a steel cutting ceremony...
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MacGregor to provide deck equipment package for Intership’s new vessels
Thursday, November 27, 2014 Cargotec subsidiary MacGregor has received a comprehensive deck equipment contract from China's New Times Shipyard for installation on Cyprus-based Intership Navigation's three new...

Trident Alliance gains 14 new members supporting maritime sulphur regulations
Thursday, November 27, 2014 Around fourteen new members have joined Trident Alliance, the shipping industry initiative for robust enforcement of maritime sulphur...

Lloyd’s Register to class Maersk Supply Service’s AHTS vessels
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 Maritime classification society Lloyd's Register (LR) is set to class Maersk Supply Service's anchor-handling tug supply (AHTS)...

Norwegian Cruise acquires Ocean Princess mid-size cruise ship
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 Global cruise operator Norwegian Cruise has acquired Princess Cruises' mid-size cruise ship Ocean Princess to expand its fleet of newly acquired Oceania...

Singapore’s Penguin Shipyard delivers three BMT-designed Flex Ferries
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 Singapore's Penguin Shipyard International has delivered three Flex Ferries to its owner Horizon Ferries, after successfully completing sea...

BOEM and NOPP Partners launch Marine Arctic Ecosystem study
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) and National Oceanographic Partnership Program (NOPP) partners have received an award to conduct a broad Arctic study in US and Canadian...

Dakota Creek to build factory trawler for Fishermen's Finest
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 Seattle-based ship owner Fishermen's Finest has signed a contract with Dakota Creek Industries shipyard to build a new US-flagged environmentally friendly factory...

Fincantieri joins Carnival and CSSC to support Chinese cruise ship industry
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 Fincantieri has signed two memorandum of understandings (MoU) with Carnival Corporation and a subsidiary of China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) to explore the potential for joint...

Corvus to deliver lithium polymer batteries for Fannefjord LNG hybrid ferry
Monday, November 24, 2014 Canadian marine battery manufacturer Corvus Energy and Germany's Siemens have been awarded a contract to install an energy storage system (ESS) on Fannefjord LNG hybrid ferry operated by...

International SOS launches new mobile app for accurate Ebola information
Monday, November 24, 2014 Medical and travel security risk services company International SOS has launched a new mobile app to deliver essential information about Ebola for employees of oil and gas companies travelling...


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Press Releases

Martechnic Provide Efficient and Easy to Handle Oil Testing Equipment
Thursday, November 27, 2014 by Martechnic As oil condition, especially lube oil condition, is still one of the most important topics in shipping, Martechnic is working on technical solutions to further develop...

PANOLIN's VGP-Compliant Stern Tube Lubricant Saves Money and Time
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 by PANOLIN Panolin's Stella Maris stern tube lubricant is based on 100% saturated synthetic ester technology with the most effective performance enhancing...

L.A. Maritime's Cost-Effective Rehooking Options
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 by L.A. Maritime Services L.A. Maritime provides a variety of solutions to vessel owners and offshore operators who must replace ageing and potentially dangerous lifeboat release mechanisms before the mandatory...

EVAL's 2014-2015 Catalogue Now Available for Download in Eight Languages
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 by EVAL EVAL's 2014-15 catalogue of marine life-saving equipment and accessories is now available for free download in eight...

Optimarin BWT System Selected for IMR's New Dr Fridtjof Nansen Vessel
Wednesday, November 05, 2014 by Optimarin The Institute of Marine Research (IMR) has selected Optimarin's market proven ballast water treatment (BWT) system for its new flagship Dr Fridtjof Nansen vessel....

Optimarin Opens New Ballast Water Treatment Market with EX Approval
Wednesday, November 05, 2014 by Optimarin Ballast water treatment (BWT) specialist Optimarin has announced that it has received full EX approval for a modified version of its market proven Optimarin Ballast System...

Optimarin Signs Exclusive Partnership Agreement with Zeppelin
Wednesday, November 05, 2014 by Optimarin Norway-based ballast water treatment (BWT) specialist Optimarin and German-based Zeppelin Power Systems have partnered to meet the growing demand for proven BWT technology in Germany and...

Optimarin Offshore Vessel Orders Account for 50% of New Business
Wednesday, November 05, 2014 by Optimarin Ballast water treatment (BWT) specialist Optimarin has established itself as a supplier of choice for offshore vessels, with more than 50% of its system orders now placed for platform...

International Ballast Water Management Convention Closer to Ratification
Wednesday, November 05, 2014 by Optimarin The international Ballast Water Management Convention is now one step closer to ratification following the United Nations' International Maritime Organization (IMO) meeting last...

PANOLIN Exhibiting at Workboat Show
Monday, November 03, 2014 by PANOLIN Environmentally considerate lubricants specialist PANOLIN will be exhibiting at this year's Workboat Show in New Orleans, US, from 3-5...


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