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Significant Ships of 2019

In February next year, The Royal Institution of Naval Architects will publish Significant Ships of 2019, compiled by the editors of The Naval Architect and continuing the successful series of publications first launched in 1990.

The Naval Architect: September 2019

A cost-effective data solution for remote monitoring and maintenance?

The Naval Architect: September 2019

Pacific Green Technologies has reaped the rewards of the sulphur cap with its patented scrubbers, but questions why so many shipowners have failed to take action.

The Naval Architect: September 2019

Tallink and TalTech are working together to develop a ‘Smart Car Deck’ that uses digital solutions to automate vehicle traffic flow and efficiently position passenger cars on a ship’s deck.

The Naval Architect: September 2019

With the EU SRR effectively making IMO’s Hong Kong Convention a reality for many shipowners, third-party auditor Verifavia has successfully branched out into ensuring vessels are HazMat compliant.

The Naval Architect: September 2019

As environmental pressures escalate, heat recovery systems are gaining popularity as a promising efficiency solution. A new compact system developed by Germany-based Orcan Energy offers savings for all ship sizes.

Ship & Boat International: eNews August 2019

Dutch builder Shipyard De Hoop has successfully delivered a passenger/event boat to Rotterdam-based tour operator Spido, following on from its launch in March this year.

Ship & Boat International: eNews August 2019

CMB’s pursuit of hydrogen-powered marine solutions has led the owner to Japan, where it has ordered a coastal passenger ferry fed by a hybrid H2-diesel mix.

Ship & Boat International: eNews August 2019

The Port Glasgow-based builder has come under public control, in an effort to finally deliver the delayed LNG dual-fuel ferry duo ordered by CMAL in Q3 2015.

Ship & Boat International: eNews August 2019

A 3D sonar system, designed to help with collision avoidance and man overboard (MOB) detection, is one of the key features of Benetti's latest, transatlantic-capable megayacht.

Shiprepair & Maintenance 3rd Quarter 2019

Wärtsilä’s Smart Maintenance initiative is gathering momentum and market acceptance, the company reports

Shiprepair & Maintenance: 3rd Quarter 2019

Hydrex diver/technicians have this year performed propeller blade modifications on several tankers and bulk carriers using different techniques

Shiprepair & Maintenance: 3rd Quarter 2019

N-KOM continues to take advantage of its location close to the world’s biggest LNG export facilities to secure a significant volume of specialist gas carrier repair activity

Shiprepair & Maintenance: 3rd Quarter 2019

The Japanese manufacturer Nippon Paint Marine has upgraded its product range with the aim of helping owners and operators reduce fuel consumption and overall environmental impact

Shiprepair & Maintenance: 3rd Quarter 2019

Damen’s various yards in the Netherlands have handled a number of notable offshore related projects so far this year.

Ship & Boat International: eNews August 2019

Ship & Boat International: eNews August 2019

The Naval Architect: July/Aug 2019

For some time, the idea of using hydrogen and fuel cells to power ship fleets was viewed as a fanciful trend. As other green technologies picked up momentum, hydrogen was cast aside. But in the past couple of years, the abundant element has become a mainstream enterprise.

The Naval Architect: July/Aug 2019

Even though LNG has fuelled a variety of ships since 2000, its appeal and primary use has centred on large energy-demanding vessels.

The Naval Architect July/Aug 2019

For many years now, MacGregor has been one of the stalwarts of marine equipment; it’s estimated that every second vessel in the global fleet has some form of its cargo load handling solutions, lashing systems or hatch covers onboard.

The Naval Architect: July/Aug 2019

Japan, as is widely documented, has an ageing population and one of the sectors where it’s being felt most acutely is maritime. Data published in 2015 revealed that 56% of Japan’s 20,000 seafarers involved in domestic cargo shipping were aged 50 or over.

The Naval Architect: July/Aug 2019

On 15 May, Nantong Mobile Joint Investment Promotion Bureau Cruise Manufacturing Co., Ltd. and Ericsson (China) Communication Co., Ltd. successfully opened the 5G NSA Base Station at the Haimen facilities of China Merchants Heavy Industry (Jiangsu), realising the first coverage and application of 5G technology in the shipbuilding industry.

Warship Technology: July/Aug 2019

A design based on the German icebreaker Polarstern II will form the basis of a trio of heavy polar icebreakers for the US Coast Guard.

Warship Technology: July/Aug 2019

The UK Ministry of Defence is examining the concept of an adapted commercial hull that would have flexibility designed-in to it that would be able to accept different ‘mission fits’ to fulfil a role as a forward sea base.

Warship Technology: Jul/Aug 2019

A 15-year delay to submarine disposal risks costing taxpayers £30 million every year, according to a the second of two recent reports on the defueling and dismantling of the UK Royal Navy’s retired nuclear-powered submarines.

Warship Technology: July/Aug 2019

The US Navy and Department of Defense need to act quickly to find solutions to the decline in the size and capability of maritime logistics forces.

Ship & Boat International: eNews July/August 2019

Volvo Penta, ABB and Chalmers University of Technology have launched a feasibility study to assess the most suitable fast-charging solutions for electric vessels.

Ship & Boat International: eNews July/August 2019

The Bangladesh Coast Guard has taken delivery of three new patrol boats, built domestically by state-owned Khulna Shipyard.

Ship & Boat International: eNews July/August 2019

The Line Launcher is intended to provide an accurate, strong line connection with an 80m range, to assist with SAR missions, small craft towing and ship-to-ship/ship-to-shore cargo transfers.

Ship & Boat International: eNews July/August 2019

Teignbridge has launched a new modular propeller concept, designed to enable users to swap individual blades instead of having to remove and repair the entire propeller.

Ship & Boat International: eNews July/August 2019

The charity’s new keelboats will provide training and potentially enable seagoing careers for more than 1,000 cadets yearly.

Shiprepair & Maintenance: June 2019

With IMO’s 2020 sulphur cap now just six months away shipowners are urgently addressing the needs for achieving compliance. But for those intending to do so by using low-sulphur fuels there is the additional headache of the fluctuating availability, stability and quality of these fuels.

Shiprepair & Maintenance: June 2019

Golar LNG’s Methane Princess has returned to service after Damen Shiprepair Brest completed repairs to its hull in the minimum amount of time.

Shiprepair & Maintenance: June 2019

ABB is set to install a new electric power and propulsion system on the 1965-built Italian lake ferry, San Cristoforo.

Shiprepair & Maintenance: June 2019

The Dorset-based shiprepair company Intermarine is aiming to transform the Port of Portland into the UK’s centre for scrubber services after signing an agreement with a Chinese manufacturer.

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