ShipBuilding Industry News
In 2008 the European Offshore Wind market had a desperate need for new installation equipment as the older civil construction jack-ups were much too small. Since history seems to repeat itself in the emerging US offshore wind market, GustoMSC introduced..
With stringent emission regulations on the horizon, the market is in need of a system which measures ship’s efficiency and gives an extra edge to fleet management. HMC in conjunction with Eefting Energy, is proud to present an intelligent tool which..
Ampelmann has announced an exclusive partnership with Seaqualize, a Dutch marine motion technology innovator, to collaborate on the development of its latest S-type gangway. The S-type is designed specifically to be fully integrated into large, high speed vessels and dedicated..
The Norwegian ballast water treatment manufacturer MMC Green Technology AS has recently won several contracts for its compact MMC BWMS. The company has installed over 100 systems on board various types of ships worldwide. The company has added a few new compact models in..
Brunvoll has acquired Scana Volda and Scana Mar-El. This enables Brunvoll to offer a complementary product line in Propulsion, Manoeuvring and Positioning Systems. This step has been made to extend the production portfolio of Brunvoll, which is a single source supplier for..
In August and September, Aquality has supplied eight Automatic Cooling Water Treatment Systems to Sembcorp Marine, Singapore for the Heerema Sleipnir Project. With these units, the wish of Heerema has been implemented to control and monitor the water quality of..
ABS approved the design and certified the GMS cantilever system for its self-elevating support vessel (SESV) GMS Evolution delivered in May 2017. As an industry first, GMS Evolution is fitted with a small, removable skidding cantilever system, installed with a..
Falck Safety Services and Simwave are joining forces to serve the maritime and oil and gas industries with combined simulation and practical training. This co-operation means that customers will be able to undertake simulation training at Simwave to complement the..
Subsea 7 has signed a letter of intent with Royal IHC in the Netherlands for the construction of a new reel-lay vessel and associated pipe lay equipment. The cost, excluding capitalised interest, is expected to be below EUR 250 million with..
On Thursday, 14 September around a hundred maritime professionals from the Netherlands and abroad took part in the annual Maritime Charity Golf Event. The event was organised for the seventh time by maritime publisher Yellow & Finch Publishers. At the..
Bemet International recently joined Trivest Software Group, which strengthens the position of the group as international supplier of ERP solutions for project-driven and customer-oriented industries. Bemet International offers an integral CAD/CAM, ERP, quality-and-tools management solution in the metal, woodworking and..
Dredge projects are tendered around the globe on a daily basis. Consequently, dredging contractors constantly have to make new calculations, involving various production parameters, when preparing their project quotations. Damen has introduced an online dredge job calculator to unburden contractors..
As of August 2017, Steve Window has joined Simwave, the maritime simulation centre in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. As Manager for Navigation, he will be responsible for overseeing all training and assessments on the various full-mission bridge simulators that will be..
On Thursday 24 August, at Damen Shipyards Gorinchem, the Council of the Confederation of European Maritime Technology Societies presented Damen CEO René Berkvens with the CEMT Award. The Council bestows the award annually in recognition of the substantial contribution made to..