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  • New ECDIS, radar and satellite equipment

    Simrad has recently introduced a new type-approved ECDIS, the E5000 system, designed to provide fast and simple route planning and trouble-free chart updates. 29 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • Efficient propulsion systems for anchor handling support ships

    Wärtsilä has provided both the basic design and the high-efficiency integrated propulsion systems for two new AHTS type vessels being built at the Colombo Dockyard in Sri Lanka. 29 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • Exhaust gas cleaning for two MR tankers

    Norwegian company Clean Marine says it has been selected by Hyundai Mipo Dockyard in South Korea to supply exhaust gas cleaning systems for two new MR tankers 29 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • Deck crane with synchronised control

    Mitsubishi Heavy Industries has completed delivery of the first three examples of a 50t deck crane featuring a newly-developed synchronised control system. 29 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • MAN Diesel names next CEO

    The new CEO of MAN Diesel & Turbo SE will be Dr Uwe Lauber, who takes over responsibility for the Augsburg-based group with effect from 1 January 2015. 29 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • Goltens opens service facility in Houston

    Goltens Worldwide has opened a new full service facility in Houston, Texas, which the company says is now operational and ready to support customer requirements. 29 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • Deltamarin designs FPSO conversion

    Deltamarin of Finland has entered into a contract with Jurong Shipyard of Singapore for the basic engineering of the Libra FPSO. 29 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • Kleven and Rolls-Royce undertake large conversion project

    Kleven’s Myklebust Verft and Rolls-Royce are cooperating on a project to modify the offshore support ship ‘Aker Wayfarer’ to enable it to undertake deepwater subsea equipment support operations. 29 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • Cruise repair contract for Damen Rotterdam

    Damen Shiprepair Rotterdam has been awarded a repair and maintenance contract from MSC Cruises, with respect to the 2010-built, 293m ‘MSC Magnifica’. 29 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • MHI bulk carrier delivered

    The first of three Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) designed bulk carriers has been delivered to US based Archer Daniels Midlands Company (ADM), following completion at Oshima Shipbuilding in Nagasaki. 29 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • Tapping into Scandinavian markets

    The UK’s Cammell Laird shipyard has signed a new agreement designed to step up its company profile in the thriving marine and offshore markets in Scandinavia. 28 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • Ecoships customises ship efficiency

    Ecoships, a subsidiary of Newport Shipping Group, has launched a customised version of the Six Sigma DMAIC approach to process and performance evaluation. 27 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • Waste heat recovery system operates at lower temperature

    A waste heat recovery system has been launched which is able to convert engine jacket water heat into electrical energy, unlike other systems on the market which need heat sources of much higher temperatures. 24 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • Teledyne gyrocompass certified by DNV

    UK-based Teledyne TSS’ SGB 2000 gyrocompass can now be used onboard IMO-registered vessels after being certified by Det Norske Veritas (DNV). 24 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • Ferry operators welcome BWM convention move

    Ferry trade association Interferry has praised a decision by the recent IMO MEPC 67 that could exempt certain ferry operators from fitting equipment required by the impending Ballast Water Management Convention. 24 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • IBIA welcomes MARPOL Annex VI compromise

    The International Bunker Industry Association (IBIA) says it welcomes the compromise solution on the issue of ensuring bunker quality which was agreed at the recent MEPC 67 meeting. 24 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • Steerable thruster approved before production

    Wärtsilä reports that DNV GL has issued approval for the design of its WST-14 thruster, indicating that the design fully complies with the classification rules. 24 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • IMO reports MEPC 67 outcome

    The International Maritime Organization’s Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) held its 67th session at IMO headquarters in London from 13 to 17 October, and the following items were agreed. 24 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • Shiprepair revived in southern UK port

    Burgess Marine and Shoreham Port report that the two organisations plan to revitalise shiprepair operations at Shoreham. 24 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • Hydrex appoints UK agent

    Belgium-based Hydrex has appointed European Marine and Machinery Agencies Ltd as agent for the UK and Ireland for its underwater maintenance and repair services and Ecospeed and Ecoshield products. 23 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • New standard set for LNG containment systems

    TI Group, subsidiary of Wilhelmsen Technical Solutions (WTS) has reached a major milestone, completing the gas trial for the first LNG carrier built to a Boil Off Rate (BOR) of 0.08% per day. 22 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • Navico acquires Maris

    ACQUISITION: Navico Holding AS, parent company to the Simrad brand of navigational marine electronics, is to acquire Maris (Maritime Information Systems A/S) from The Grieg Group. 22 Oct 2014 - The Motorship