Product and Technical Innovation
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Construction Starting On 2MW Tidal Turbine

Scotland, United Kingdom

A multi million pound contract has been signed for the construction of what is set to be the world’s most powerful tidal turbine.Orbital Marine Power Ltd has awarded the main manufacturing contract...

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DEME’s New Dredger “Bonny River” Features SCHOTTEL Propulsion Solutions

Belgium

SCHOTTEL recently announced that the trailing suction hopper dredge named the Bonny River, built at Royal IHC’s Chinese partner yard COSCO Guangdong Shipyard, features its propulsion solutions....

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Schaeffler produces its largest spherical plain bearing

Germany

The special bearing weighs in at around 4.7 tons and has an outside diameter of 1,900 millimeters, a bore diameter of 1,500 millimeters, and a height of 600 millimeters.New Delhi: Auto component...

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IHC introduces new RF system

Netherlands

On 24 May 2019, IHC Systems from Sliedrecht has introduced its latest product, a radio frequency (RF), non-radioactive, density measurement system. IHC Systems managing director, Quentin van...

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Waterking is shipping It's fifth amphibious excavator to West Africa

Netherlands

READY FOR SHIPMENT Fifth Waterking amphibious excavator for one of the West African countries. Last weeks our team of engineers and mechanics finalize the production of another WK 150NG-A with...

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Euronav sells oldest VLCC for FPSO conversion

Belgium

Antwerp, Belgium, headquartered Euronav NV reports that subsidiary Euronav Luxembourg has sold the 2005-built, 305,261 dwt VLCC vessel VK Eddie , the oldest VLCC in its fleet, to a global supplier...

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VIDEO: Japanese companies plan world’s first all-electric tanker

Japan

Four Japanese companies — Asahi Tanker Co., Ltd., Exeno Yamamizu Corporation, Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd., and Mitsubishi Corporation – have formed a strategic partnership to provide new...

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Hopper Barge Repair and Maintenance

OR, United States

Jenkins Marine has contracted Manor Marine to provide slipway, repair and maintenance services for the Split Hopper Barge, ‘Nab’.The 44.10 metre dredging vessel will be on the slipway in Portland,...

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LESSE Is Ready To Get The Job Done

Netherlands

On Friday 2 August, Royal IHC handed over the custom-built 2,300m³ trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) LESSE to Baggerbedrijf de Boer – Dutch Dredging. The vessel is based on the success of...

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Dredger of the month: Auger dredger ECO 200

Netherlands

The move to develop innovative dredger solutions with a conscious approach that extends the industry’s commitment to protect the marine environment has been gaining momentum more than ever before.As...

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Damen Landing Utility Vessel 1608 unveiled for aquaculture industry

Netherlands

2 August 2019D-day for new fish farm landing craftOn 26th July, Damen Shipyards Group and Coastal Workboats Scotland unveiled a new vessel for the aquaculture industry in Oban,...

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First Damen MAD3500 aggregates dredger launched at Damen Shipyards Galati

Netherlands

1 August 2019The first of Damen’s new Marine Aggregate Dredger class, a 103.5 metre MAD 3500, has been launched at Damen Shipyards Galati (DSGa) in Romania. The vessel, to be named the CEMEX Go...

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Scotline Marine Holdings Orders Third Vessel from Royal Bodewes

United Kingdom

Scotline Marine Holdings Ltd is pleased to announce the order from the Royal Bodewes Shipyard of newbuilding number 750 to be named Scot Ranger with Swedish/Finnish Ice Class 1A.After the successful...

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Ulstein and Schottel Partner on Marine Automation and Digitalization

Norway

ULSTEIN and SCHOTTEL announced that they will start cooperating to take the next step in automation and digitalization within marine operations. The former Ulstein subsidiary, Ulstein Blue CTRL,...

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Cameroon: Douala port receives its new Beaver 50 dredger

Cameroon

“(Business in Cameroon) - The Beaver 50 suction dredger baptized vigilance which would be used to maintain water bodies and feet of wharves has arrived in Douala.” This was announced by Douala...