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  • Russia’s Nevsky Shipyard signs salvage ship deal

    The Russian Nevsky shipyard is to build four multipurpose small-draught salvage vessels of length 79.85m and width of 17.36m, writes Jaroslaw Adamowski. 31 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • Japanese licensee renews two-stroke agreement

    Wärtsilä and Diesel United Ltd in Japan have signed a ten-year renewal of their co-operation agreement for the sale, manufacturing and servicing of Wärtsilä low speed marine engines. 31 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • Electrostatic charging risk for bio-oils

    Marco van Boven, marketing manager for Parker Hydraulic Filter Division Europe warns that use of bio-oils can increase the likelihood of filter problems. 30 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • Wartsila moves forward in four-stroke propulsion

    Wärtsilä has inaugurated a new factory in China, and upgraded its CP propeller deaign, as well as contracting to supply a dual fuel two-stroke plant for a bulk carrier. 30 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • Revamp for popular scrubber system

    At the recent SMM exhibition in Hamburg, Alfa Laval launched the latest generation of its PureSOx scrubber technology, known as PureSOx 2.0. 30 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • MAN goes for Tier III compliance

    MAN Diesel & Turbo says that one of its four-stroke installations has been certified to meet the forthcoming IMO Tier III emission requirements, following trials onboard a DFDS ro-ro ship. 30 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • Integrated navigation system meets latest IMO standards

    German manufacturer Raytheon Anschütz has upgraded its Synapsis integrated bridge family with regard to network structure and integration capability. 30 Oct 2014 - The Motorship

  • 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