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  • Corvus boosts Scandlines battery power

    Corvus Energy is to deliver an additional 2.6 MWh battery system to Scandlines, operator of the world’s largest battery hybrid electric ferry fleet. 28 May 2015 - The Motorship

  • Bright outlook for jackup platform

    When Fugro was looking to kit out its walking jackup platform 'Wave Walker 1' with new lighting, it turned to the UK lighting expert, E LED. 28 May 2015 - The Motorship

  • Shell expands lubricant and app availability

    Shell Marine Products has expanded its port coverage in seven countries, bringing its total network to 532 ports in 40 countries. 28 May 2015 - The Motorship

  • First reference for Clarimar MF system

    The new waste water treatment system from ACO Marine will be installed on Acta Marine’s state-of-the-art wind farm support vessel (WFSV) ‘Acta Orion’. 28 May 2015 - The Motorship

  • RINA launches ferry safety scheme

    Italian classification society RINA has launched an asset integrity management initiative aimed at enhancing safety of ro-pax ferries. 28 May 2015 - The Motorship

  • Korean Register opens green technology centre

    The Korean Register (KR) has opened what it claims is the world’s first green marine technology testing and certification centre in Gunsan, South Korea. 28 May 2015 - The Motorship

  • DNV GL appoints new group CEO

    Remi Eriksen, formerly chief operating officer of DNV GL, has been promoted to group CEO following the planned retirement of Henrik O. Madsen. 28 May 2015 - The Motorship

  • Wärtsilä integrates systems on Evergas carrier

    Sinopacific Offshore & Engineering will today deliver the first of a new class of gas transport vessels, ordered by Danish fuel and gas shipping company Evergas. 28 May 2015 - The Motorship

  • US patent for Evoqua BWMS

    Evoqua Water Technologies has been awarded a second US patent on its technical solution for treating ballast water. 27 May 2015 - The Motorship

  • Wärtsilä BWMs for Jinhai container vessels

    Wärtsilä has received an order for ballast water management systems (BWMS) for three new container ships being built for a major European shipping company at the Jinhai Shipyard in China. 27 May 2015 - The Motorship

  • Excluding inefficient vessels

    Charterers moving one fifth of global shipped tonnage now effectively exclude inefficient vessels, says the Carbon War Room. 27 May 2015 - The Motorship

  • Moran Towing secures LNG fuelling patent

    US-based Moran Towing Corporation, a partner of Elliott Bay Design Group (EBDG), has been granted US Patent 8,967,174 for ‘Articulated conduit systems and uses thereof for fuel gas transfer between a tug and barge’. 27 May 2015 - The Motorship

  • Type approval for Danelec VDRs

    The US Coast Guard (USCG) and China Classification Society (CCS) have added type approvals for Danelec’s DM100 voyage data recorders (VDR) and simplified voyage data recorders (S-VDR). 26 May 2015 - The Motorship

  • MAN signs maintenance contract with Anglo-Eastern

    MAN PrimeServ Turbocharger has signed a Premium Turbocharger Maintenance Contract with Anglo-Eastern Ship Management that covers around 300 turbochargers installed on its fleet. 26 May 2015 - The Motorship

  • Saving paint, saving lives

    Launched at the end of 2012, GAC’s automated hull cleaning unit EnvironHull – a remotely operated machine that can perform rapid underwater hull wiping – will soon be launched in several more key markets. 26 May 2015 - The Motorship

  • Statoil chooses GAC automated hull cleaning

    The energy company will use GAC EnvironHull’s system to clean hulls of its vessels operating in Scandinavia, the Middle East and Asia. 26 May 2015 - The Motorship

  • Relay Engineering joins emerging Manama hub

    The electrical and instrumentation specialist has signed an agreement with Arab Shipbuilding & Repair Yard (ASRY) to offer its services from the yard in the Arabian Gulf. 26 May 2015 - The Motorship

  • Predicting hull roughness: A new method

    Dr Philip Stenson, Technology Leader at International, AkzoNobel’s marine coatings business, discusses what the company says is the first major re-evaluation of average hull roughness (AHR) prediction methodology in almost 30 years. 26 May 2015 - The Motorship

  • Progress on key issues at MEPC 68

    The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has reported progress on several fronts during the 68th session of its Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) from 11 to 15 May 2015. 26 May 2015 - The Motorship

  • Versatilse vessel addresses deepwater challenge

    The ‘Ceona Amazon’ multi-function tie-back, field development and construction vessel is regarded as a game-changer capable of executing all aspects of deepwater projects in environmentally-challenging locations for keener logistic costs. By David Tinsley. 26 May 2015 - The Motorship

  • Circling the square

    The world’s first circular wave and tidal current test facility is using a package of ABB electrical and control equipment - including servo drives and low voltage variable-speed drives - to simulate energetic sea-states typically found in British, European and international waters. 26 May 2015 - The Motorship

  • Air lubrication advances

    Finish marine design and engineering company Foreship is at the cutting edge of a technology that it believes can find a much wider role in the marine industry. Gavin Lipsith reports. 26 May 2015 - The Motorship