Product and Technical Innovation
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Cemex unveils marine aggregate dredger in Europe

United Kingdom

In an interesting move in Europe, Cemex is using a marine aggregate dredger which it says will extract sand and gravel from the seabed. The Cemex Go Innovation is the first of Damen’s new Marine...

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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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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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Diesel-Electric Newbuilds For Poland

Poland

Two diesel-electric multipurpose vessels are being built to help improve operational capabilities in Poland’s maritime sector next year.Remontowa Shipbuiding yard in Gda?sk is currently...

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Security Supply Contract For TSHD

Belgium

A contract has been signed for the supply of a new alarm and monitoring system (AMS) onboard a trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD).Alewijnse Marine won the AMS contract for DEME's 17,000...

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Powerful TSHD Can Handle Tough Conditions

Netherlands

A newly-built trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) recently handed over to its owner comes with innovative technology to maximise its operational efficiency.TSHD Bonny River, built at Royal IHC’s...

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Estonian Port Invests In Automated Mooring

Estonia

A port in Estonia has ordered a rope-free automated mooring system to facilitate faster berthing processes and improve safety.In the first quarter of 2020, Trelleborg will install six units of its...

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Shipping giant christens its new ship in Durban harbour

South Africa

Durban - Shipping line MSC christened a huge container vessel, more than 300m long, at the Durban harbour quayside on Friday along with the announcement of a youth training initiative.MSC South...

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Kongsberg Digital solutions will fast-track Korean autonomous ship R&D

Norway

Asker, Norway, based Kongsberg Digital has won a contract to supply a fully-featured bridge simulator for a new, state-of-the-art autonomous ship research facility in Ulsan, South Korea.The Korean...

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Tripartite Tech Innovation Targets Emissions

Belgium

A European maritime group is accelerating its investment in hydrogen and low carbon technologies as pressure on the shipping industry to cut emissions grows.Antwerp-headquartered Compagnie Maritime...

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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...