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Typhon will aim to deter pirates from attacking its convoys

Typhon will aim to deter pirates from attacking its convoys

Drone vessel survey first for DNV GL
DNV GL has taken a step up with its survey work by conducting its first offshore vessel survey using drone technology. 10 Aug 2017 - The Motorship
Fuel efficiency measured through engine performance software
Ship operators can verify fuel savings, evaluate engine data and understand operating conditions and efficiency through new engine performance software. 09 Aug 2017 - The Motorship
Project seeks to address ships’ biofouling
A new project which seeks to protect marine ecosystems from the negative effects of invasive aquatic species has been given the green light. 08 Aug 2017 - The Motorship
Slow uptake hinders NOx technology progress
Equipment manufacturers have yet to reap the rewards of investment in Tier III NOx abatement technologies, according to updates from the two leading low-speed engine designers. 08 Aug 2017 - The Motorship
Hybrid propulsion to reduces Antarctic vessel emissions
The owners of an Antarctic cruise ship aim to reduce its emissions through a hybrid power electric and propulsion system. 07 Aug 2017 - The Motorship
Streamlining ship design and production to cut costs
Two industry heavyweights are looking to offer operators new solutions to better streamline integration between early stage design and production planning. 07 Aug 2017 - The Motorship
NIA threat increases as antifouling systems less effective
Hull antifouling systems are becoming less effective which is increasing the NIA threat. 04 Aug 2017 - The Motorship
Pollution predictions slashed as shipping growth slows
Researchers have cut shipping emissions forecasts because of new data highlighting the recent global slowdown in marine transport. 02 Aug 2017 - The Motorship
Autonomous shipping alliance launched
The Unmanned Cargo Ship Development Alliance has formed to design and deliver an unmanned cargo ship with the aim of advancing prospects for autonomous shipping. 31 Jul 2017 - The Motorship
Hisafuku Kisen in sail and solar trial
Preparations have begun for sea trials of the world’s first deployment of ECO Marine Power’s (EMP) patented rigid sail and solar power system in 2018. 31 Jul 2017 - The Motorship
Fincantieri construction improvement partnership
Fincantieri has partnered with Mapei to help it optimize installation times, reduce the weight of materials, improve acoustic insulation and develop the use of adhesives products in shipbuilding applications. 24 Jul 2017 - The Motorship
Bureau Veritas to supply Ascenz’s Shipulse
Belgium-founded Bureau Veritas will offer Shipulse, Singapore-based Ascenz’s technology for real time ship performance and monitoring in a deal to service shipowners worldwide. 21 Jul 2017 - The Motorship
Wärtsilä pins 2017 prospects on vessel mix
The Finnish technology group Wärtsilä has raised the outlook for its marine business in 2017 from ‘soft’ to ‘solid’, citing a favourable mix of vessel types despite soft numbers. 21 Jul 2017 - The Motorship
ClassNK engine diagnostics for MOL duo
ClassNK Consulting Service’s next-generation diagnostic monitoring system is to be installed on a Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) ship duo. 20 Jul 2017 - The Motorship
HHI smart ship solution completes field tests
Hyundai Heavy Industries’ (HHI) new integrated smart ship solution (ISSS) has completed field tests on a pure car truck carrier and a very large ore carrier. 20 Jul 2017 - The Motorship
74-vessel Rolls-Royce contract
Siem Offshore and Subsea 7 have signed a joint three-year service agreement with Rolls-Royce, covering 74 offshore vessels. 19 Jul 2017 - The Motorship
Drilling productivity project expanded
A project between GE and Maersk Drilling to reduce improve drilling process efficiency and productivity has been expanded to nine vessels and over 100 equipment assets in a multi-year deal. 18 Jul 2017 - The Motorship
JF Mimic monitoring software for Stolt
James Fisher Mimic will provide its specialist condition monitoring software to the Stolt Tankers fleet to enable it to enhance operational safety and improve the technical reliability of its key assets. 17 Jul 2017 - The Motorship
Bourbon joins automated offshore vessel project
Offshore services company Bourbon has signed a memorandum of understanding to support Automated Ships’ project to build the world’s first automated offshore vessel. 11 Jul 2017 - The Motorship
TMC supplies air system
Oslo-headquartered TMC Compressors (TMC) has won a contract from German MV WERFTEN to supply a complete compressed air system to two cruise ships being built for Genting Hong Kong. 07 Jul 2017 - The Motorship