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  • Newbuild LNG carriers for BP Group

    A joint venture of K Line LNG Shipping (UK) Limited and Chandris Hellas Inc has entered into a long-term charter agreement with the BP Group for two new LNG carriers. 31 Jul 2015 - The Motorship

  • Hydrogen powered ferry project

    Sandia National Laboratories of the US and San Francisco’s Red and White Fleet are partnering up to develop a high-speed, hydrogen-fuel-cell-powered passenger ferry and refuelling station. 30 Jul 2015 - The Motorship

  • ‘First’ LNG-powered cruise ships for Costa

    Meyer Werft is to build two new next-generation cruise ships for Costa Cruises, part of Carnival Corporation, which will be the world’s first to run on LNG, representing a major environmental breakthrough. 30 Jul 2015 - The Motorship

  • Elcometer upgrades digital dewpoint meter

    UK-based Elcometer is upgrading its digital dewpoint meter with the next generation Elcometer 319, which is now compatible with both Android and iOS mobile devices for instant report generation. 29 Jul 2015 - The Motorship

  • Sormec cranes for Nigerian OSV

    Global offshore crane manufacturer Sormec has supplied two knuckle-boom marine cranes for a Dutch-built offshore supply vessel operating in one of Nigeria's largest deepwater oil fields. 29 Jul 2015 - The Motorship

  • Sanmar vessels head for Jordan

    Sanmar Shipyards has delivered three more vessels to the Aqaba Port Marine Services Company (APMSCO) for the Sheikh Subah Al Ahmad Al Subah LNG terminal at Aqaba, Jordan. 28 Jul 2015 - The Motorship

  • GTT nets LNG carrier order

    GTT is to supply its Mark III Flex technology for an LNG carrier (LNGC) being built by Japan’s Imabari Shipbuilding Co Ltd. 27 Jul 2015 - The Motorship

  • Transas simulator for Argentinian training centre

    The Centre for Marine Engineer Officers and Chief Engineers in Buenos Aires, Argentina, has taken delivery of a Transas Marine Engine Room Simulator ERS 5000 TechSim. 24 Jul 2015 - The Motorship

  • South African Shipyards enhances cost management

    South African Shipyards is updating its costing process with a new cost management system, CostFact, to ensure its latest naval projects feature cost efficient solutions. 23 Jul 2015 - The Motorship

  • Low sulphur fuel concerns

    The UK P&I Club says that concerns remain over the use of low-sulphur fuel, largely because many countries have their own bespoke requirements with differing rules and costs across jurisdictions. 23 Jul 2015 - The Motorship

  • Mercy Ships selects Evac waste system

    Waste technology expert Evac has been selected to supply its total waste management system to the world’s largest newbuild civilian hospital ship, the 'Atlantic Mercy'. 22 Jul 2015 - The Motorship

  • MTU and Akasol collaborate on energy storage

    MTU Friedrichshafen GmbH is joining forces with Darmstadt-based Akasol GmbH to develop battery systems for MTU’s hybrid and e-drive propulsion systems. 22 Jul 2015 - The Motorship

  • Bahamas drill ship repair

    Grand Bahama Shipyard Limited (GBSL) has completed repairing the 228m drill ship ‘Stena Forth’ ten days ahead of schedule - a job which challenged the yard’s traditional way of approaching project development and execution. 21 Jul 2015 - The Motorship

  • Lloyd Werft to build cruise ship quintet

    Lloyd Werft Bremerhaven (LWB) has signed a letter of intent for three ocean-going cruise liners understood to be of around 120,000gt and two top-end inland cruise ships, writes Tom Todd. 21 Jul 2015 - The Motorship

  • Biofuel regulations threaten tanker productivity

    A spot survey of product tankers has revealed that few are prepared for impending regulations on the monitoring of biofuel discharge, according to Rivertrace Engineering. 21 Jul 2015 - The Motorship

  • GTT North America prepares for LNG lift-off

    As GTT North America prepares to deliver the first LNG bunker barge in the US, general manager Aziz Bamik speaks to The Motorship about the milestone project and how the company plans to develop along with the continent’s burgeoning LNG market. 20 Jul 2015 - The Motorship

  • Selektope antifouling receives EU approval

    A new antifouling agent from Swedish firm I-Tech, Selektope, has been approved for EU-wide use by the European Union Standing Committee on Biocidal Products. 20 Jul 2015 - The Motorship

  • Next-generation LNG carrier concept revealed

    A project between DNV GL, Hyundai Heavy Industries, GTT and ship owner GasLog has concluded with a LNG carrier concept offering claimed energy efficiencies of around 8%, with a 5% increase in cargo capacity. 20 Jul 2015 - The Motorship

  • New order for Sinopacific Shipbuilding

    China's Sinopacific Shipbuilding Group has won a bid for the construction of nine AHTS vessels for Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) and its wholly-owned subsidiary, ESNAAD. 20 Jul 2015 - The Motorship

  • Wärtsilä Ship Power reorganised amid redundancies

    Wärtsilä has renamed its Ship Power division Marine Solutions, and announced plans to make around 600 redundancies, as it reorganises the unit in light of the “sluggish global marine market”. 20 Jul 2015 - The Motorship

  • LNG ferry commissioning problems resolved

    Ship operator Cassen Eils, Fassmer Shipbuilding Company and Wärtsilä Corporation have resolved commissioning issues that delayed the naming and maiden voyage of the €30 million dual-fuel ferry ‘Helgoland’ over the weekend. 20 Jul 2015 - The Motorship

  • Royston engine overhaul for OSV

    Diesel engine specialist, Royston, has successfully completed the overhaul and maintenance of a range of engine components for a platform supply vessel undergoing a scheduled service at Babcock’s Rosyth facility. 16 Jul 2015 - The Motorship