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  • Meyer Werft delivers ‘Quantum of the Seas’

    Germany’s Meyer Werft shipyard has delivered the 167,800 gross tonne cruise ship ‘Quantum of the Seas’ to US cruise operator, Royal Caribbean Cruises in Miami. 30 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • KR to lead Asia Pacific gas-fuelled ships project

    Classification society Korean Register says it is joining forces with the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Secretariat (APEC) to promote the use of LNG fuelled ships in the APEC region. 30 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • Renewable ferry power now in operation

    Eco Marine Power says that its Aquarius Management and Automation System (MAS) has now been integrated with a marine solar panel array on board the ferry ‘Blue Star Delos'. 30 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • Teekay stays with monitoring system

    Propulsion Dynamics says that Canada-based shipping company Teekay Corporation has renewed its contract for the Casper service. 30 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • Premium hull coating starts generating cash for owners

    International Paints reports that two ship owners are due to be awarded a combined total of almost US $500,000 from the first claims resulting from a new carbon credits methodology. 30 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • Shipping’s sustainability pledge

    The Sustainable Shipping Initiative (SSI), a coalition of companies from across the global shipping industry, has announced that all of its members have signed a set of shared commitments to set a clear benchmark for sustainable practices. 30 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • 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