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Shiprepair & Maintenance: December 2020

Currently operating between Sweden and Demark, ForSea Ferries’ Tycho Brahe will be fitted with new Thordon bearings for improved bow visor reliability

Shiprepair & Maintenance: December 2020

Brazilian operator CBO’s platform supply vessel, CBO Flamengo, is to become Latin America’s first vessel fitted with a battery pack for hybrid propulsion

Shiprepair & Maintenance: December 2020

A decade after investing in its first PEMA robotics solutions, Western Baltija Shipbuilding adds a compact robot solution for micro panel welding to its shipyard

The Naval Architect November 2020

The Covid-19 crisis has hit the European ferry sector hard, but efforts to mitigate the aftermath could drive innovation, writes Kari Reinikainen.

The Naval Architect November 2020

IMOFlexMAX, a prototype chemical tanker concept, would cut greenhouse gas emissions by more than a quarter, according to the company’s estimates.

The Naval Architect November 2020

The new platform, s-Suite, brings together voyage planning, route optimisation under a single interface.

The Naval Architect November 2020

China Merchants Industrial Group is expanding its operations and facilities for the construction of medium-sized cruise ships and, alongside China Shipbuilding Group, helping to grow the country’s comprehensive cruise ship industry.

Ship & Boat International eNews: November/December 2020

The Shenzhen Maritime Safety Administration, China has taken delivery of Shenhai 01, a 78m hybrid diesel-electric rescue vessel.

Ship & Boat International eNews: November/December 2020

Underwater defence and dive specialist JFD has delivered a full-scale mock-up of a submarine rescue vehicle to the Republic of Korea Navy.  

Ship & Boat International eNews: November/December 2020

Heesen has commenced work on SkyFall, an 880gt aluminium motor yacht rated 16,405kW 

Ship & Boat International eNews: November/December 2020

Dutch builder Van der Valk is on track to deliver its latest motor yacht, Helga, in Q1 2021

Ship & Boat International eNews: November/December 2020

ARES Shipyard and Meteksan Defence are primed to launch the prototype of a new series of armed USVs developed for the Turkish Naval Forces.

Shiprepair & Maintenance: 4th Quarter 2020

The pandemic has impacted on the volume and value of work undertaken at the group’s three shiprepair yards, but standard repair activity is now underway again 

Shiprepair & Maintenance: 4th Quarter 2020

Enhanced marketing and after sales support in the region is reflected in new retrofit business

Shiprepair & Maintenance: 4th Quarter 2020

A turnkey technical and financial package aims to generate conversion momentum to meet environmental targets

Shiprepair & Maintenance: 4th Quarter 2020

Evac Group’s Evolution ballast water treatment system is being enhanced by new solutions designed to meet emerging market requirements 

Offshore Marine Technology: 4th Quarter 2020

OPT’s new Subsea Battery solution has been developed to power subsea offshore applications in an environmentally friendly, time-efficient fashion.

Offshore Marine Technology: 4th Quarter 2020

A robotic subsea crack detection tool could provide a cost-efficient means of safeguarding the integrity of offshore platform jackets – especially within the splash zone.

Offshore Marine Technology: 4th Quarter 2020

Demand is picking up for a new breed of WTIV newbuilds capable of transporting and installing the largest offshore wind turbines on the market. 

Warship Technology: October 2020

The US Navy has a chance to transform anti-submarine warfare using mature and maturing autonomous systems, according to a new report from the Hudson Institute

Warship Technology: October 2020

The US Navy is planning to build seven, possibly more, oceanographic research and surveillance vessels to replace T-AGOS 19 and T-AGOS 23 ships, which have a specialised small waterplane area twin hull (SWATH) hullform

Warship Technology: October 2020

The Government Accountability Office (GAO) in the US has reported on serious issues at US Navy-run shipyards that are causing significant delays to maintenance of aircraft carriers and nuclear-powered submarines

Warship Technology: October 2020

The first Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ship (AOPS) for the Royal Canadian Navy, Harry DeWolf, was delivered to the Government of Canada on 31 July 2020

Ship & Boat International eNews: October 2020

Sunseeker International has disclosed a number of design details regarding its forthcoming 88 Yacht.

The Naval Architect: October 2020

DNV GL’s latest forecast on shipping’s route to 2050 goes further than ever before in exploring the different scenarios 

Ship & Boat International eNews: October 2020

Maritime Partner has secured a domestic contract to build a multipurpose workboat/security monohull for the Port of Bergen, Norway. 

Ship & Boat International eNews: October 2020

Thailand-based electric services company Energy Absolute is investing US$33 million into the creation of an all-electric passenger ferry service on Bangkok’s Chao Phraya River.

The Naval Architect: October 2020

The ‘Big Three’ yards dominated orders for a second consecutive month in August

The Naval Architect: October 2020: Marine Power & Propulsion

Fuel cell projects continue to make steady progress, despite the technology falling to the wayside in favour of battery-powered vessels 

The Naval Architect: October 2020

Leading women in the maritime industry virtually sat down and discussed what mechanisms for change can be put into place to improve diversity and gender equality in the sector 

Ship & Boat International eNews: October 2020

Sanmar Shipyards has delivered two Robert Allan Ltd (RAL)-designed terminal support/escort tugs to Orkney Island Council Marine Services. 

The Naval Architect: October 2020

The Japan Weather Association (JWA) has unveiled Polaris Navigation, a weather forecast and optimum ship routing service

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

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