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The Naval Architect: Marine Power & Propulsion 2020

What was expected to be the year of the sulphur cap has seen priorities dramatically reassessed by plummeting bunker prices caused by the pandemic, writes Malcolm Latarche

The Naval Architect September 2020

An artificial neural network that predicts shaft power, developed in collaboration with the University of Southampton, could lead to fully automated draft and trim

The Naval Architect September 2020

China’s recently launched Experiment 6 meets the nation’s need for a medium-sized geophysical research and survey vessel

The Naval Architect September 2020

Naval architect Noriel Arauz discusses the challenge of leading the technological
transformation of the world’s oldest and largest ship registry

Shiprepair & Maintenance: September 2020

The underwater repair specialist has been mobilising its teams in quick response to repair and maintenance operations in Europe 

Shiprepair & Maintenance: September 2020

Babcock International extends its working relationship with NorthLink Ferries in a new four-year maintenance contract  

Shiprepair & Maintenance: September 2020

Jotun’s robotic antifouling solution Hull Skating Solutions (HSS) will be installed on MSC container ships as part of its first commercial contract  

The Naval Architect September 2020

Can the connectivity needs of unmanned vessels be met? Inmarsat’s head of digital maritime is confident, but suggests there may be some challenges for unmanned remotely operated vessels.

The Naval Architect September 2020

Creating a framework that can facilitate the design and operation of autonomous vessels is a multifaceted problem.

The Naval Architect September 2020

The Naval Architect September 2020

A recent webinar hosted by The Nautical Institute argued the case for better human centred design for ships and marine equipment.

The Naval Architect September 2020

China’s largest shipbuilding conglomerate, China State Shipbuilding Corporation, is heavily engaged in marine technology innovation initiatives  

Ship & Boat International eNews: August 2020

Tennessee-based boatbuilder MasterCraft has launched a next-gen '2021' version of its ProStar ski boat.

Ship & Boat International eNews: August 2020

The Ship & Boat International team has started work on this year’s edition of the annual RINA journal Significant Small Ships, profiling approximately 30 new vessels sized between 5-100m and officially delivered in 2020. 

Ship & Boat International eNews: August 2020

A new flotilla of 90m cargo barges is being readied at a Chinese yard for service in the Northwest Territories of northern Canada.

Ship & Boat International eNews: August 2020

Viking Life-Saving Equipment has delivered three customised versions of its Munin-S1200 craft, fitted out to serve as mobile medical units.

Shiprepair & Maintenance: 3rd Quarter 2020

A specialist in cold straightening shafts and rudder stocks, the Danish company MarineShaft has recently completed a notable project for container operator MSC

Shiprepair & Maintenance: 3rd Quarter 2020

N-KOM continues making progress despite challenging times

Shiprepair & Maintenance: 3rd Quarter 2020

Significant investment is underway at the Hamburg shipyard

Shiprepair & Maintenance: 3rd Quarter 2020

Fitting a novel stern appendage has generated environmental benefits as well as a swift return on investment for a Swiss passenger ship operator

Shiprepair & Maintenance: 3rd Quarter 2020

An important addition to the company’s marine product offer promises significant cost savings and sustainability gains for shipowners and operators

The Naval Architect Jul/Aug 2020

An industry-government partnership aims to establish a UK maritime network and help realise the sector’s 2050 targets, writes Richard Westgarth

Offshore Marine Technology: 3rd Quarter 2020

McNetiq’s new fall protection device uses a magnetic anchor to keep personnel at a safe distance from unprotected edges.

Offshore Marine Technology: 3rd Quarter 2020

The imminent delivery of Malin Sentinel draws to a close Phase 2 of Sentinel Marine’s fleet accumulation programme – and Phase 3 is already underway.

Offshore Marine Technology: 3rd Quarter 2020

Reduced shipping traffic in Q2 gave researchers a rare chance to record the Belgian North Sea without its usual man-made background noise.

Offshore Marine Technology: 3rd Quarter 2020

CDWE has taken the final investment decision (FID) on the construction of what’s reportedly Taiwan’s first domestically built DP3-enabled heavy-lift/wind turbine installation vessel.

Ship & Boat International: eNews July/August 2020

The Ship & Boat International team has started work on this year’s edition of the annual RINA journal Significant Small Ships, profiling approximately 30 new vessels sized between 5-100m and officially delivered in 2020. 

Ship & Boat International: eNews July/August 2020

Reliance on USVs is set to continue in the next couple of years, particularly in the North American marine and offshore segments, where iXblue is making inroads with its DriX drone. 

Ship & Boat International: eNews July/August 2020

A five-hull arrangement is intended to reduce drag, boost fuel efficiency and support autonomous operations aboard BMT’s latest multipurpose vessel concept.

Ship & Boat International: eNews July/August 2020

The Interceptor isn’t solely dedicated to recovering plastic rubbish from the world’s seas – it’s also been developed to prevent it from entering the ocean at all.

The Naval Architect Jul/Aug 2020

Green Ship of the Future’s ‘The Retrofit Project’ promotes a potential 21.7% fuel saving by utilising energy optimisation-based retrofits

The Naval Architect Jul/Aug 2020

The loss of more than 40 containers in an incident off the Australian coast has raised questions about how safely secured they were, but lashing is just one factor amid many

The Naval Architect Jul/Aug 2020

Feasibility of innovative technologies and alternative fuels surveyed, with concept designs for zero- and low-emission ships 

The Naval Architect: Jul/Aug 2020

The pandemic has turbocharged digitalisation across the entire industry, says DNV GL, as it launches its maritime specific infection prevention certificate programme

Warship Technology: July/August 2020

 

Construction of the first of a new class of logistic support ship (LSS) for the French Navy has commenced at the Chantiers de l’Atlantique shipyard in Saint-Nazaire.

 

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