ShipBuilding Industry News
Maritime exhibition Europort yesterday opened its doors to welcome international visitors to the 38th edition, once again confirming Rotterdam’s position at the heart of the global maritime industry. This year the exhibition has set its focus on three core themes:..
As the shipping industry digitalises, vessels are becoming sophisticated hubs of connected systems and sensors that generate and exchange data both onboard and back to shore. This connectivity increases the need for cyber security and for ways of verifying the..
BMT has announced new contracts with Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI). BMT will supply vessel performance monitoring systems for four VLCC’s for a Greek owner which comes on the back of current orders already received from SHI for seven vessels (Suezmax..
Wilson Sons Shipyard, part of the Wilson Sons Group, has delivered the SST-Aruá to SAAM SMIT Towage Brazil. The SST-Aruá is the second tugboat in a total order of four. The first of the series, the SST-Aimoré, was delivered in..
In order to address deep learning and the possibilities this technology brings, EIVA established a dedicated software development team earlier this year. The team consists of engineers specialising in machine learning, machine vision and deep learning. One of the results..
On October 21st, 2017, two 25m Swath@A&R pilot tenders for Houston Pilots were christened in Texas, USA. In September, ‘Houston’ and ‘Bayou City’ had already arrived on board a heavy cargo vessel in their new homeport Houston and commenced service..
Schulte Marine Concept (S.M.C), the project management arm of leading international maritime services company Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM), working together with Bernhard Schulte Cruise Services (BS Cruise), has won its first cruise ship contract with Portugal-based Mystic Cruises. Schulte Marine..
Even under the toughest circumstances, with difficult ambient influences, contamination or extreme weather, drag chains have to function flawlessly. This is why Kabelschlepp Metool has developed steel system channels for the cable carrier systems from the M series, with matching..
Royal IHC has announced its acquisition of 50% of the share capital of Rotterdam Offshore Group (ROG). The agreement will enable IHC to strengthen its ship-repair and conversion capabilities with the addition of a dedicated facility in Rotterdam, which has..
Yanmar Europe will be promoting its complete commercial marine range at Europort 2017. Engines on display will include the 6AYM mechanical engine, built for durability and low cost of ownership, and the electronically controlled 6AYEM, which adds a common-rail fuel..
SPM Instrument, leading worldwide provider of condition monitoring technology and products, now announces another milestone in the Intellinova® suite of systems for continuous monitoring of rotating machinery. The high-performance online system Intellinova® Parallel EN is perfectly suited for the condition monitoring..
IFS has recently conducted a global survey on digital change with interesting results regarding the adoption of digital transformation. How oil and gas companies are changing digitally Results show the main driving factor behind digital change is internal process efficiencies..
We at Bachmann Electronic love challenges, especially in the field of automation. We develop and produce maritime-approved hardware and support our customers in realising their solutions. Every day, we enjoy learning more, together with our colleagues and our customers. All..
Allard-Europe, part of DIHAG Holding, is a niche specialist present in many branches. Thanks to our expert staff and high-tech equipment, we advise customers on beneficial and personalised solutions. The company offers advice on casting design and alloy choice throughout..