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  • Weatherdeck installation of Emsys-iS Marine Emissions Monitor

    Marine emissions monitor distributor deal


    Goltens Worldwide will act as the distributor for an an emissions monitoring solution, Emsys-iS Marine Emissions Monitor. The deal also covers Emsys Maritime Ltd’s Emsys-PM Smoke Density Monitor products.

  • A ballast tank’s first full coat of E-Marine 2000 universal primer.

    New PSPC-compliant universal primer launched


    Nippon Paint Marine has added a new anti-corrosive universal primer to its E-Marine range of paints.

  • IMES will present the next generation of its EPM electronic handheld device at its booth at SMM in Hamburg in September.

    IMES to showcase next EPM generation


    IMES GmbH, the Germany-based specialist in cylinder pressure sensors and engine monitoring systems, will present the new generation of its successful electronic handheld devices type EPM at SMM in Hamburg.

  • Peter Nielsen, President of Marine Separation & Heat Transfer, Alfa Laval

    Alfa Laval acquires Scanjet


    Alfa Laval has signed an agreement to acquire Scanjet, a leading supplier of marine tank cleaning equipment. 

  • When combined with HEAT-FIT, ecoFIT pipes and fittings can now withstand fire with a temperature of up to 1000°C for 30 minutes at a pressure of 3 bar.

    Fire-retardant pipe jacket system


    A new lightweight, corrosion-free, and efficient thermoplastic piping system has been launched for applications onboard. 

  • Smart Panoramic Edge Camera System (S.P.E.C.S). Enhances marine safety, provides 360 degree situational awareness, streamed directly to the bridge in real-time.

    Wärtsilä launches smart camera system


    Wärtsilä Voyage has launched a Smart Panoramic Edge Camera System (S.P.E.C.S) that provides 360-degree situational awareness, streamed directly to the bridge in real-time.

  • The ‘Conmotator’ project aims to develop interfaces between existing Motor and Drive elements to allow the commercial exploitation of an integrated electrical machine where the power electronics and motor are contained within a single physical unit at the

    UK Funding To Drive Electric Revolution


    A new UK research project is to be launched to strengthen know-how and capabilities in electrification technologies. Led by GE Power Conversion, the initiative has been approved for government co-funding, as part of a broader programme of sponsorship of studies related to power electronics, electrical machines, and drives (PEMD).

  • Benny Carlson, owner of Marinfloc AB

    Call to change bilge water separator regulations


    It is impossible to expect a bilge water separator approved according to MEPC 107 (49) which came into force in 2005 to work with the same efficiency today, says Benny Carlson, Owner of Marinfloc.

  • Mitsubishi Shipbuilding has received an order for high pressure fuel gas supply systems for six LNG-fuelled car carriers

    MHI receives first order for high-pressure FGSS


    Mitsubishi Shipbuilding has received an order from Imabari Shipbuilding for Fuel Gas Supply System (FGSS) for six LNG-fuelled car carriers. The supplier announced that it is the first order for an FGSS for high-pressure dual fuel engines.

  • Burckhardt Compression experts working on the compressor skid in the confines of the compressor machinery room (CMR)

    Dry-docking of LNG vessel includes major service for boil-off gas compressor


    Burckhardt Compression has delivered a comprehensive overhaul service for Teekay LNG, a leading marine transportation company. As part of a long-term service agreement (LTSA) between the two companies, extensive planning and project management have ensured the time-critical project was completed on time, with a perfect safety record.

  • Lars Skytte Jørgensen, VP Technology Development Energy Systems, Alfa Laval Marine Division

    Alfa Laval receives first AIP for firing boilers with methanol


    Classification society ABS has granted Alfa Laval the first marine approval for operating boilers on methanol. Alfa Laval received an approval in principle (AIP) on 4 November 2021, based on extensive solution testing at the Alfa Laval Test & Training Centre.

  • Huisman has been awarded a contract for two 2,000t+ capacity leg encircling cranes for a pair of wind turbine installation vessel newbuildings.

    Huisman awarded leg encircling cranes contract for Cadeler WTIVs


    Huisman has been awarded a contract to design and construct the leg encircling cranes (LEC) for two wind turbine installation vessels (WTIV) by COSCO Shipping (Qidong) Offshore Co., Ltd.

  • The offshore trial of Seaqualize's inline Active Heave Compensator (iAHC) was successfully concluded in November 2021.

    Dutch technology developer trials inline AHC solution for offshore vessel


    The first offshore trials of an inline Active Heave Compensator (iAHC) have been completed, according to the Netherlands-based technology developer Seaqualize. 

  • A next generation electric crane has been installed at Nghe Tinh Port in Vietnam

    MacGregor upgrades variable frequency drive electric cranes


    Cargotec company MacGregor has announced that it has improved the efficiency of its variable frequency drive (VFD) electric cranes, with a next generation version of its electric crane solutions offering 15% efficiency increases compared with its existing design.

  • Viktor Friberg, Head of Marine Separation/Vice President BU Marine Separation and Heat Transfer, Alfa Laval

    Alfa Laval wins LPG fuel supply system orders from Japanese market


    Alfa Laval has received an order for three units of the Alfa Laval FCM LPG, the low-flashpoint fuel supply system (LFSS) developed in partnership with MAN Energy Solutions.

  • Wärtsilä will supply Cargo Handling and LPG FSS for two new VLGCs for Oriental Energy. (© Oriental Energy)

    Wärtsilä to supply cargo handling and LFSS for Oriental Energy VLGCs


    Wärtsilä has been awarded the contract to supply the cargo handling and LPG Fuel Supply Systems for two new very large gas carrier vessels (VLGC). The 93,000cbm vessels are being built for China-based Oriental Energy at Jiangnan shipyard.

  • Bureau Veritas has awarded approval in principle (AiP) to GTT’s Mark III membrane tank technology for the containment of ammonia (image courtesy of GTT).

    GTT obtains first AiP for NH3 membrane containment system


    Bureau Veritas awarded the industry’s first approval in principle (AiP) for an ammonia membrane containment system to French technology and engineering company Gaztransport & Technigaz (GTT) in February for its Mark III membrane tank technology.

  • Svanehøj’s DW fuel pump can handle multiple types of fuel Photo: Svanehøj

    Future-proofing fuel pumps


    A customised solution for a new LPG carrier is set to demonstrate the flexibility of Svanehøj’s Deepwell (DW) fuel pump, said to be a true multigas pump.

  • VLEC

    Svanehøj VLEC pump systems order


    Svanehøj has secured a pump systems order for two very large ethane carriers (VLEC) as it expands its range for the VLEC segment in the form of longer pumps with a larger capacity that can work efficiently at temperatures as low as -104°C.

  • Wärtsilä has won a repeat order from Samsung Heavy Industries for its gas handling systems for VLECs (credit: Wärtsilä)

    Repeat cargo handling and reliquefaction contract for SHI VLECs


    The cargo handling system and fuel supply system supply contract for two 98,000 cbm Very Large Ethane Carriers (VLEC) at Samsung Heavy Industries has been awarded to technology group Wärtsilä.