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ClassNK finds minimum brittle crack arrest toughness for ultra-large container ships
28 July, 2016
Japanese-based ship classification society ClassNK has found that the minimum required brittle crack arrest toughness for extremely thick brittle crack arrest steel plates of 100mm used...
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Mitsui selects Inmarsat’s Fleet Xpress broadband service Thursday, July 28, 2016 Japanese-based shipping company Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) has entered a deal with Inmarsat partner JSAT MOBILE Communications to use its Fleet Xpress broadband connectivity across the majority...

Chinese container ship damaged after hitting expanded Panama Canal wall Wednesday, July 27, 2016 China Shipping Container Lines vessel the Xin Fei Zhou has suffered extensive damage to its hull after hitting a wall of the newly expanded Panama Canal....

HMD, Posco and Ilshin Logistics to build new LNG-fuelled bulk carrier Wednesday, July 27, 2016 Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) has entered a deal with Ilshin Logistics to build a new 50,000dwt liquid natural gas (LNG) fuelled bulk carrier....

NASSCO delivers one ECO-class tanker to American Petroleum Tankers Wednesday, July 27, 2016 General Dynamics NASSCO has delivered an ECO-class tanker, Garden State, to American Petroleum Tankers (APT)....

MSC and CMA CGM to invest in Traxens Tuesday, July 26, 2016 Switzerland-based Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) has joined container shipping company CMA CGM to invest in French start-up...

New IMB report sees drop in sea piracy Tuesday, July 26, 2016 A new report from the International Chamber of Commerce's International Maritime Bureau (IMB) has found that piracy and armed robbery at sea has been reduced to its lowest levels since...

Port Of South Louisiana to sign deal with Cuba’s NPAC in October Tuesday, July 26, 2016 The Port Of South Louisiana is planning to enter into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the National Port Administration (NPAC) of Cuba in order to promote commerce and growth in...

Fratelli Neri orders three news vessels from Damen Monday, July 25, 2016 Italian harbour towage company Fratelli Neri has placed an order with Damen for three new vessels, with one being used by its joint venture Labromare....

G4S issues advice on stopping criminals using 3D printing to steal from shipping industry Monday, July 25, 2016 UK-based security group G4S has issued advice to the global shipping industry on how to combat the increasing risk posed by criminals using 3D printing technology to steal goods shipments....

Wightlink to use Wärtsilä battery solution for new hybrid ferry Monday, July 25, 2016 UK-based ferry operator Wightlink is to install Wärtsilä's hybrid battery technology for its new ferry currently being built at Cemre shipyard in Turkey....

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TSI to Provide Technical Assistance for Oceanographic and Fishery Research Vessel Wednesday, July 27, 2016 by Técnicas y Servicios de Ingeniería TSI will provide technical assistance in noise and vibration matters to Astilleros Armon Vigo during the design and construction of the new oceanographic and fishery research vessel for...

TENMAT Announces Improvements for Marine Relaunch Tuesday, July 26, 2016 by Tenmat Historically TENMAT's service offering in many cases did not meet the market expectations. As we relaunch our marine business we are delighted to announce a dramatic improvement in the...

Sulzer's Operational EBITA and Currency-Adjusted Sales Remained Stable Tuesday, July 26, 2016 by Sulzer In the first half of 2016, Sulzer's operational ROSA and operational EBITA continued to be stable. Order intake, impacted by oil and gas market headwinds, decreased, but increased by...

CASAR to Break Records in Australia Wednesday, July 20, 2016 by CASAR and Lankhorst Ropes CASAR has always been known for the extraordinary performance of its mining ropes. Now they have set a new world record in Australia's Northparkes mine, establishing a new milestone in the...

DESMI Ocean Guard’s Appeal of US Coast Guard’s Decision Has Been Denied by USCG Wednesday, July 13, 2016 by DESMI Ocean Guard On July 12th the US Coast Guard denied DESMI Ocean Guard's appeal regarding USCG's initial decision to reject the use of the MPN test method in type approval testing of ballast water...

Anglo Belgian Corporation Supplies Engines for Environmentally Friendly and Hybrid Texelstroom Ferry Wednesday, June 29, 2016 by Anglo Belgian Corporation Texelstroom, one of the world's first hybrid RoPax-ferries, has been delivered to Koninklijke Texels Eigen Stoomboot Onderneming (Royal TESO). This symmetrical ferry of the latest generation...

Mouawad Consulting and Tasneef Forge Regional Partnership in the UAE and the Middle East Monday, June 27, 2016 by Mouawad Consulting Combining the expertise of Mouawad Consulting in Ballast Water Management and Tasneef´s unique standing as an emerging class society in the region, we are set to cover all the needs of the...

Ro-Ro Ballastable Barge Enters Service Friday, June 17, 2016 by Varenco Varenco is pleased to announce the commencement of service at Dampier by a barge designed, built and deployed for their clients Qube Ports and Bulk in a turnkey project development for Qube...

Experiments Show that Xbee Fuel Additive Helps Reduce NOx Emissions Thursday, June 16, 2016 by Xbee Xbee fuel additive helps reduce Nox emissions and keep them at optimal...

Martechnic to Showcase Iron Check E at SMM 2016 Thursday, June 16, 2016 by Martechnic Martechnic® will present its new test kit Iron Check E; an electronic version of the proved measurement method of iron content in cylinder drain oil....

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