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Raytheon Anschütz Announces New Radar NX Software

Raytheon Anschütz announces a revolutionary new navigational radar and chart radar software. An intuitive user interface and a smart range of scalable functionality characterise the new Synapsis Radar NX application. The company developed the Radar NX software in an agile..

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Liebherr Heavy Lift Crane for New Offshore Wind Installation Vessel

Liebherr-MCCtec has been awarded the contract by the Oslo-based company Offshore Heavy Transport (OHT) and China Merchants Heavy Industry (CMHI) to deliver a heavy lift crane for a new generation semi-submersible offshore windfarm foundation installation vessel. On 6 July, CMHI..

Njord Offshore

New Njord Offshore CTV Order for BMT

BMT has secured a new contract to provide Njord Offshore with two 23m crew transfer vessels (CTVs). This follows on from the recent successful launch of Njord Zenith and Njord Zephyr, 27m CTVs designed by BMT and built by Cheoy..

Maritime Awards 2018: The nominees

At the Maritime Awards 2018 Gala, the most innovative and prestigious accomplishments in the maritime industry are celebrated. This year, the most prestigious Dutch maritime awards will be presented for the 21st time. The winners will be announced during the Maritime..

Spliethoff Group prepares for 2020 sulphur cap

Spliethoff Group prepares for 2020 sulphur cap

On 26 June Spliethoff’s mv Floragracht left the BLRT shipyard in Klaipeda, Lithuania, where she was outfitted with an exhaust gas cleaning system (scrubber). In the coming period thirty more vessels of Dutch ship owner Spliethoff Group will follow.

Damen embarks on Danish full electric public transport project for Arriva

Damen embarks on Danish full electric public transport project for Arriva

Damen Shipyards Group recently signed a contract with leading multinational public transport company Arriva Danmark for five fully-electric ferries, known as the Damen Ferry 2306 E3. Damen E3 vessels are designed with the philosophy of being environmentally friendly, efficient in..

2018 European Commercial Marine Awards Announced

The 2018 European Commercial Marine Awards winners were announced on 3 July at a packed ceremony held at the Golden Arrow Restaurant, on site at Seawork International 2018. The awards evening began with the announcement of the Innovation Showcase award..


Subsea 7 Celebrates Build Milestone

The keel laying ceremony for Subsea 7’s new reel-lay vessel took place at Royal IHC in Krimpen aan den IJssel on 5 July. In line with this major milestone Subsea 7 announced the vessel will be named Seven Vega, which..

Artist impression Eureka cement carriers.

Radio Holland Books Order from Royal Bodewes

Radio Holland Netherlands has received an order for a full Nav/Com package for six vessels being built at Royal Bodewes in Hoogezand, highlighting longstanding relationships, both with Royal Bodewes and manufacturer Furuno. Mr Theunis Eelkema, Sales Manager Services North, comments,..

Ulstein Verft to Build Nexans Cable Laying Vessel

Nexans Subsea Operations has announced that it has signed a shipbuilding contract with Ulstein Verft on the construction of a large DP3 cable laying vessel. The vessel will be outfitted for power cable laying, including bundle laying, cable jointing and..

Redwise Marine

Redwise Marine Takes Over DCP

The future of deep sea pilots and offshore VTS pilots of Royal Dirkzwager has been secured following the takeover by Redwise Marine Holding NV. Compliance with IMO resolutions A.486 and A.1080(2) recommending the use of deep sea pilots in the..


T. Mariotti and Damen Partner for Cruise Newbuilding

T. Mariotti, leading Italian luxury cruise shipbuilding company, and Damen Shipyards Group have announced the creation of a new partnership to build cruise vessels. T. Mariotti, which will celebrate its 90th anniversary this year, has a long-standing reputation within the..


Seakeeper Opens First European Office

Seakeeper, one of the leading companies in marine stabilisation, announces the grand opening of its new office in Lavanga, Italy, the first European office for the company. The company’s European sales have increased an average of 30% annually over the past..


Official Start NAVAIS

With the signature of INEA (Innovation & Networks Executive Agency of the European Commission) on the Grant Agreement of NAVAIS, this project officially started on 1 June 1 2018. NAVAIS, is a multiannual research- and innovation program for the shipbuilding..

World Fuel Services Introduces new Supply Vessel

 In a bid to meet customer needs beyond 2020 World Fuel Services (WFS) is pleased to announce a recent investment at its current supply location in Falmouth, UK, to upgrade facilities and the introduction of a new supply vessel. WFS..

T-ISS Nominated for Best Safety Product

T-ISS Safety Suppliers is proud to announce that T-ISS SafeSigns have been nominated for Best Safety Product of the Year at the Safety at Sea Awards 2018. The Safety at Sea Awards recognise those who improve seafarer competence and risk..

100 Years of Marine Distress Signals

Combining Fireworks, Aircraft Engineering and Line Throwers Pains Wessex has been a leading supplier of marine distress signals for well over 100 years. The brandevolved from three very different companies: fireworks business James Pain & Sons, the Wessex Aircraft Engineering..


Offshore Ship Designers adopts OSD-IMT as name for entire group

Offshore Ship Designers (OSD) has changed its company name to OSD-IMT. The goal of the name change is to leverage the strength of both OSD and IMT. IMT is the signature brand-name for vessels designed by OSD’s UK branch, which..

Alphatron Marine

Speedcast Signs VAR Agreement with JRC and Alphatron Marine

JRC and Alphatron Marine are pleased to announce the signing of a VAR agreement with Speedcast International Limited, a provider of remote communication and IT solutions, for Inmarsat’s Global Xpress and FleetBroadband portfolio. With this official agreement in place they..

aluminium cables

First DNV GL Type Approval for Aluminium Cables Onboard Ships

As the competitive and economic pressure on the shipping and offshore industries continues to grow, owners, operators and yards are searching for every efficiency. To support its customers, DNV GL has developed the first type approval scheme for the use..

Danfoss Delivers EM-PMI Motors for Damen’s Volt Processor

Danfoss has successfully designed and delivered two Danfoss permanent magnet electric motors (EM-PMI) with synchronous reluctance-assisted technology for Veth Propulsion, based in Papendrecht, the Netherlands. Both liquid-cooled Danfoss EM-PMI motors with synchronous reluctance-assisted permanent magnet technology have been combined with..

Fischer Panda Introduces New 100kW Electric Motor

Fischer Panda has extended its EasyBox HV electric drive system portfolio with a new 100 kW electric motor. The EasyBox HV systems are designed for commercial boat operators, in particular taxi boats and smaller ferries, requiring drive redundancy. The new 100kW..

Rotterdam Port Fund Invests in EST-Floattech

Investor Rotterdam Port Fund has acquired an interest in EST-Floattech, a Dutch technology firm that develops energy storage systems for fully electric and hybrid maritime applications, as well as mobile land-based applications. EST-Floattech is a global leader in the field..

Corvus Energy to Provide Energy Storage to Charge Fjord1 Ferries

Corvus Energy has been selected by Norwegian Electric Systems (NES) to supply the Energy Storage Systems (ESS) for the shore stations at Brekstad and Valset, Norway. This follows the contract awarded to Corvus Energy in late 2017 to supply the..

New Sustainable Maritime Catapult Center

NCE Maritime CleanTech, a business cluster in which The Switch Norway is active, is establishing a new Norwegian catapult centre to build expertise and testing facilities for the partner organisations in the cluster. The centre aims to make the Norwegian maritime..

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