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The Naval Architect April 2021

First announced in 2019, the low-speed has been specifically designed to attract the LNG carrier segment

 

The Naval Architect April 2021

An ongoing ShippingLab partnership led by Vessel Performance Solutions will improve performance prediction and decision support

The Naval Architect April 2021

Tackling the problem has wider design implications, writes Kari Reinikainen. 

The Naval Architect April 2021

Is there a relationship between shipboard noise and hypertension among seafarers?

The Naval Architect April 2021

Richard Westgarth of BMT, and MarRI-UK coordinator Dr Tiffany Imron of the University of Strathclyde speak with The Naval Architect about the Zero-carbon Coastal Highway.

Ship & Boat International eNews: March/April 2021

Beautiful boats deserve beautiful marinas, and the increasing popularity of recreational boating has led to a number of these facilities.

Ship & Boat International eNews: March/April 2021

A mixture of solar, wind and battery power will grant unlimited range to Tillberg Design of Sweden’s (TDoS’) proposed ultra-eco-friendly superyacht, Aegir 2.0.

Ship & Boat International eNews: March/April 2021

The offshore wind ‘gold rush’ is back on track, following a brief plateau period in the mid-to-late 2010s. 

Ship & Boat International eNews: March/April 2021

The specifications for the CP420 Natale De Grazia have demanded the biggest self-righting and unsinkable fast patrol boat ever built in Italy. 

Offshore Marine Technology eNews: 1st Quarter 2021

Proponents of offshore wind power in the US remain bullish about the sector’s prospects, and orders for relevant support vessels are picking up pace.

Offshore Marine Technology: 1st Quarter 2021

There has been an increasing use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), or drones, for tank inspections on floating offshore installations over the last five years. 

The Naval Architect March 2021

Decarbonisation of sea transport will be assisted by a Belgian pairing’s determined focus on hydrogen-based propulsion.

The Naval Architect March 2021

The Finnish shipbuilding industry and maritime cluster experienced a tough 2020, with many uncertainties, but there are reasons for confidence.

The Naval Architect March 2021

Cargo misdeclaration may be a common cause of incidents, but there are a multitude of situational and design factors, according to one senior investigator.

The Naval Architect March 2021

A partnership between battery specialists Corvus Energy and Toyota hopes to achieve mass production of hydrogen fuel cells for maritime use by 2024.

The Naval Architect March 2021

As a further taster of Significant Ships of 2020, now available to order, we take a look at one of the notable tankers featured.

Warship Technology: March 2021

French Minister for the Armed Forces Florence Parly has announced the launch of the development phase of a third generation of nuclear-powered ballistic-missile submarines (SSBNs).

Warship Technology: March 2021

Stadt in Norway, which specialises in AC drives and integrated electric propulsion systems, has signed a contract with the Royal Norwegian Navy for a development project that will further enhance the company’s ‘STADT Stealth Lean Propulsion System.’

Warship Technology: March 2021

A concept of operations intended to enable the US Navy to operate more effectively against potential adversaries that could bring concentrated firepower to bear on high value US Navy warships is one of the factors driving demand for a new class of logistics vessels.

Warship Technology: March 2021

Fincantieri Marinette Marine is continuing to mature the design of the US Navy’s new FFG-62 Constellation-class guided missile frigate ahead of beginning construction of the first-in-class, to be named USS Constellation, in early 2022.

Offshore Marine Technology: 1st Quarter 2021

The 130m x 28m ship will be a tweaked version of the Vard 9 02 design. 

Shiprepair & Maintenance: 1st Quarter 2021

An innovative online portal has been specifically designed to ease the complexities of booking shiprepair and retrofit work

Shiprepair & Maintenance: 1st Quarter 2021

MarineShaft continues to invest in new plant and facilities to keep pace with demand for a high-tech repair technique it has developed and refined

Shiprepair & Maintenance: 1st Quarter 2021

Tankers remain the dominant source of activity for leading Portuguese shipyard

Shiprepair & Maintenance: 1st Quarter 2021

The new standard should ensure environmentally friendly and safe underwater maintenance practices 

Ship & Boat International eNews: February 2021

Strategic Marine has delivered a new fast crew boat, Centus Eight, to Malaysian OSV operator Centus Marine.

Ship & Boat International eNews: February 2021

Boston, US-based autonomous systems developer Sea Machines Robotics could find a favourable foothold in the European sector, having entered into a strategic alliance with Damen Shipyards Group in early February.

Ship & Boat International eNews: February 2021

The US Army Corps of Engineers is due to take delivery of a compact tug, launched in January by WCT Marine & Construction. 

Ship & Boat International eNews: February 2021

Torqeedo has launched its Travel 603 electric motor. 

Ship & Boat International eNews: February 2021

Baltic Workboats is hoping to woo the naval and law enforcement sectors with its Patrol 12 RIB series, developed to serve as a flexible, high-speed interceptor with the clout to undertake anti-piracy and counter-terrorist strikes.

Ship & Boat International eNews: February 2021

Austal Australia has unveiled its VOLTA ferry concept, a series of all-electric passenger catamarans capable of speeds in excess of 25knots. 

The Naval Architect February 2021

SOLAS rules say lifeboats should be located close to accommodation spaces, but a growing number of designs are opting for free-release lifeboats at the stern 

The Naval Architect February 2021

TNA speaks to HVAC providers about the increasingly sophisticated ventilation solutions they are being called upon to develop

The Naval Architect February 2021

A non-profit data sharing organisation partnering with some of the world’s leading shipping companies is helping the maritime industry anticipate the risks of high impact, low frequency incidents

The Naval Architect February 2021

As a special preview of RINA's forthcoming Significant Ships of 2020, The Naval Architect takes a look at arguably the most high-profile vessel delivered by a Chinese yard last year: CMA CGM Jacques Saadé