Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Wärtsilä and GasLog Sign Maintenance Agreement

Today, the technology group Wärtsilä announced that it has signed a maintenance agreement with Monaco-based GasLog LNG Services, covering eight LNG carriers operating on...

USCG Type Approval for ERMA FIRST BWTS

ERMA FIRST becomes the first full flow electrolysis BWTS vendor worldwide that received the USCG Type Approval on Wednesday, October 18, 2017. The USCG Type...

d’Amico Launches 3 LR1 Vessels at Vietnamese Shipyard

Milano-listed company, d’Amico International Shipping (DIS) recently launched three LR1 (long-range) vessels at the Hyundai Vinashin shipyard in Vietnam. The three vessels are the...

Helm CONNECT Software Receives Class Type Approval

On September 1, 2017, after a detailed review process, Canadian maritime software company, Helm Operations earned Class Type Approval for its planned maintenance software,...

Liberty Blue Appoints KR to Provide Classification Services

Korean Register (KR), an IACS member classification society, has signed an agreement with Liberty Blue, a Leer-based German shipping company to provide classification services to...

Iridium Announces Date for Fourth Iridium NEXT Launch

Yesterday, Iridium Communications Inc. announced that the fourth Iridium NEXT launch has been targeted by SpaceX for December 22, 2017 at 5:26 p.m. PT...

Coldharbour Marine Launches New BWTS for Large Vessels

UK-based Coldharbour Marine, a manufacturer of ballast water treatment systems (BWTS) based on unique inert gas technology, has launched a new treatment process designed...

New Multi-Fuel Bunkering Station for Port of Rotterdam

Today, The Port of Rotterdam Authority announced that it wants a new multi-fuel bunkering station for refuelling with LNG and other cleaner fuels. The...

Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding Group Delivers First of 4 LNG Carriers to Owners

One of four 174,000-cbm Tri-Fuel Diesel Electric (TFDE) liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers vessels was successfully delivered to its owners by Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding Group on October 13. The vessel, Pan...

Hapag-Lloyd Partners with Avantida to Offer ReUse Container Management Services

German ocean carrier, Hapag-Lloyd has teamed up with container repositioning management firm Avantida to offer an application that expedites the re-use of import containers...