Product and Technical Innovation
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Trimble Releases New Marine Construction Software

CA, United States

Trimble has released its new Trimble Marine Construction Software for Positioning that provides contractors with the ability to perform their own pre-/post-construction hydrographic survey. The...

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FLIR Introduces M300 Series Marine Cameras

VA, United States

M300 Series Combines Thermal and High-Definition Visible Imaging to Offer Professional Mariners, First Responders, and Recreational Boaters Increased Situational Awareness and Safer...

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Eastern launches new 5,100-hp escort tug for Bisso Offshore

FL, United States

Eastern Shipbuilding Group Inc., Panama City, Fla., has launched the first of two 80’x38’x13’2?, 5,100-hp Z-drive tugs. The C.D. White is being built for Bisso Offshore LLC, a division of E.N. Bisso...

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NSF picks operator for third Regional Class Research Vessel

LA, United States

A consortium co-led by the Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium (LUMCON) and the University of Southern Mississippi (USM) has been awarded a four-year National Science Foundation (NSF)...

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Rohr-Idreco Dredge Systems commissions another Jet Suction DRAGA for a German customer

Netherlands

This efficient dredger is equipped with 3D-DGPS system and able to pump a mixture of 1100m3/hr, at a depth of 13m and to a distance of 300m. All of this with only 250kW of installed power. RIDS will...

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First X-Bow polar vessel named, delivered and set to explore

FL, United States

The first in a series of expedition ships being built for Miami headquartered SunStone Ships was named Greg Mortimer in a ceremony held today at China Merchants Heavy Industries (CMHI) shipyard in...

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Fednav takes delivery of 35,000 dwt ice class bulker

Quebec, Canada

Montreal, Quebec, headquartered Fednav Limited yesterday took delivery of the Federal Montreal, its newest Great Lakes-suitable handysize vessel, in a ceremony at Japan’s Oshima Shipyard.The Federal...

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USACE issues solicitation for cutter suction head dredge for Azerbaijan

PA, United States

The Marine Design Center (MDC) of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) has issued a solicitation to acquire a new, non-propelled, cutter suction head dredge. The project is being accomplished...

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The Robot Ship Set To Cross The Atlantic And Change The World

United States

The blocky, 36-foot-long, yellow- and white-striped vessel bobbing off the coast of the United Kingdom sure doesn’t look like much. But Maxlimer just might be the most important ship in the world...

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Dutra Launches New Hydraulic Dump Scow ES15

DC, United States

On August 20, 2019, Dutra’s new Jones Act built Hydraulic Dump Scow ES15 was successfully launched, christened, commissioned and will finish sea trials and additional testing this week. Next week...

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Fincantieri Bay to build 5,400 cu.m. LNG barge

WI, United States

Barge will be paired with suitable tug to operate as ATBNorthStar Midstream, a portfolio company of funds managed by Oaktree Capital Management, L.P., has formed Polaris New Energy (PNE), a marine...

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New 7,000-hp McAllister tug arrives in Charleston

SC, United States

McAllister Towing and Transportation Co. Inc.’s 6,770-hp tug Capt. Jim McAllister arrived today at the Port of Charleston, S.C. The Capt. Jim was delivered by Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Panama City,...

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Fincantieri Bay cuts first steel for Great Lakes bulker newbuild

WI, United States

Interlake President Mark W. Barker: “We are extremely proud to build our company’s first ship since 1981 on these freshwater shores with the hardworking women and men who help power our industry...

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Rohr-Idreco Dredge Systems commissions a new dredger in Bonita Springs, Florida

FL, United States

This week we did the commissioning of a new dredger for our client in Bonita Springs, Florida. The dredger is equipped with an IDP 450 pump powered by a 750 Kw energy efficient permanent magnet...