Product and Technical Innovation
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Huta Marine Gets Split Hopper Barges From APT Global

United Arab Emirates

Huta Group receives delivery of TWO New Split Hopper BargesHerein are some pictorials during different visits of HUTA Marine team at APT Global Marine Shipyard; while taking a lead in the...

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Wilhelmshaven FSRU to have GTT containment system

France

Paris-headquartered LNG containment system specialist GTT says it has received an order from Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) for the equipment of the new 26,000-cubic-meter...

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Wärtsilä LNG tech ordered for KNOT newbuilds

Finland

The Finnish technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to provide tech solutions for KNOT’s two 124,000-DWT shuttle tanker newbuilds. Wärtsilä will provide its Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC)...

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Hudong-Zhonghua finalising works on 4th Yamal LNG carrier

China

China’s Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding is wrapping up the construction of a liquefied natural gas carrier that will serve Novatek’s Yamal project in Russian Arctic.The 174,000-cbm LNG Megrez is the...

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Construction starts on Finnlines’ hybrid RoRo vessel

China

The construction of Finnlines’ newest environmentally friendly roll-on/roll off (RoRo) vessel commenced on 8 June 2020 with the steel cutting ceremony in the Chinese Nanjing Jinling shipyard....

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Liebherr Grab Crane with enclosed hydraulic system projects against dust intrusion

Germany

Bulk goods handling is always combined with a high amount of dust. Mobile harbour cranes from #Liebherr are completely protected against dust thanks to their enclosed hydraulics system. This results...

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DNV GL, ABB team up to advance maritime digitalisation

Classification society DNV GL and technology company ABB have signed a new memorandum of understanding (MOU) to accelerate digitalisation in the maritime industry. The agreement was signed remotely...

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Walk To Work Vessels Switch Projects

Netherlands

Two Walk to Work vessels have switched projects in what is a first for their owner.Acta Marine’s Acta Centaurus has been working on the Borssele I,II wind farm, supporting Van Oord during the...

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Hamburg's HHLA Takes Delivery of Two New Gantry Cranes

Germany

Two new container gantry cranes have arrived at the HHLA Container Terminal Burchardkai (CTB) in Hamburg. With a total of five new container gantry cranes – the first three were delivered at the...

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Wärtsilä to Supply Simulator for Inland Shipping Training

Finland

The technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted by the City of Duisburg, Germany, to provide the latest in simulator technology for inland waterway navigation. The simulator will consist of seven...

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Companies team up to build world’s first shallow draft ice-breaking W2W vessel

Netherlands

Royal Niestern Sander shipyard and a joint-venture between Mercury Sakhalin and Pola have signed an agreement for the construction of the world’s first shallow draft ice-breaking walk to work...

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Challenging Operations affect efficiency

Many vessels spend time in challenging and complex environments, or are deployed in difficult operational profiles, where hull fouling can have a marked impact on efficiency and raise fuel costs....

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A new robot may help keep ships’ bottoms clean

It stops shellfish and seaweed from growingALL SHIPS suffer from fouling: the build-up below the waterline of shellfish, seaweeds and other organisms. This causes drag, which slows the affected...

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WaterKing Announces New Deliveries

Netherlands

Some of our new deliveries last monthWK 150NG-A to NorwayWK 300NG-5 to GermanyHalf perforated dredging bucket number 2Set of NATO XL pontoons for Germany #Waterking #modularpontoons #dredgingbucket...

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Royal IHC to deliver design package and key components for new TSHD of Weeks Marine Inc.

Netherlands

Royal IHC (IHC) has been awarded the contract for the engineering and equipment delivery for a new 6,540m³ Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger (TSHD) for Weeks Marine Inc. (Weeks). This is an identical...