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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.

 

Warship Technology: July/August 2020

 

The US Navy is exploring the acquisition of a new generation of vessels designed to support future amphibious manoeuvre and logistics sustainment operations coherent with the aims of the US Marine Corps’ Force Design 2030 development blueprint. The blueprint was published in March 2020.

Warship Technology: July/August 2020

 

The US Navy has accepted delivery of the first of its DDG 1000 destroyers, three years after it said the vessel had been commissioned.

The Naval Architect Jul/Aug 2020

The EU-backed Seatech project will explore precise engine controlling when used in symbiosis with a dynamic bow wing

Warship Technology: July/August 2020

On 9 June 2020, President Trump issued a memorandum to review required numbers of polar security cutters, US and international basing options for polar security cutters, and options for bridging a gap in polar vessels until US Coast Guard’s new polar security cutters are delivered.

Ship & Boat International: eNews June 2020

Wärtsilä has been contracted to design and equip two all-electric, double-ended ferries for Norwegian operator Boreal Sjö.

Shiprepair & Maintenance: June 2020

SGMF has published its ‘Gas as a Marine Fuel: Work Practices for Maintenance, Repair and Dry-Dock Operations’, which provides guidance on drydocking gas-fuelled vessels 

Shiprepair & Maintenance: June 2020

A Global Industry Alliance for Marine biosafety has been launched by the IMO, which will work alongside the IMO GloFouling Partnerships Project

Shiprepair & Maintenance: June 2020

Shipping association BIMCO has moved closer to establishing a global standard for ship hull cleaning and is aiming for IMO approval within the next two to three years

Ship & Boat International: eNews June 2020

TecnoRib's new Pirelli 42 RIB is intended to serve as a shadow boat or a day cruiser. 

Ship & Boat International: eNews June 2020

The French Defence Procurement Agency (DGA) has ordered 15 harbour and five harbour/coastal tugs from domestic boatbuilder Piriou.

Ship & Boat International: eNews June 2020

India’s National Institute of Ocean Technology(NIOT) has commissioned Sagar Anveshika, the second of two 43m, dynamic-positioning sisters built in West Bengal.

Offshore Marine Technology: 2nd Quarter 2020

2022 will see the delivery of Jan De Nul Group’s latest, ‘super-sized’ floating installation crane vessel. 

Offshore Marine Technology: 2nd Quarter 2020

The 108m Seajacks Zaratan is being prepped for installation work at two of Japan’s up and coming wind turbine sites. 

Offshore Marine Technology: 2nd Quarter 2020

Turbine builder United Wind Logistics has taken delivery of the first of two new deck carriers, ordered to transport turbines to offshore sites.

Offshore Marine Technology: 2nd Quarter 2020

Bureau Veritas has witnessed a 900% increase in demand for remote inspection of offshore assets and equipment since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Naval Architect: June 2020

An uptake of green solutions in the post-pandemic period is vital and antifouling products will be a key player, believes Philip Chaabane, CEO of global bio-tech company, I-Tech  

The Naval Architect: June 2020

Jotun has launched its Hull Skating Solutions (HSS), which it claims will proactively remove fouling from a ship’s hull before it affects performance and becomes a biosecurity problem  

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