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Ship & Boat International: eNews April 2018

 

Bergen-based short-sea and coastal cargo vessel operator Wilson Group has awarded a provisional order to a Chinese yard for two 88m single-decker newbuilds.

Ship & Boat International: eNews April 2018

UK builder Meercat Boats is hoping to sweep aside last year’s woes, as it celebrates the launch of its latest workboat – billed as its “most robust to date”.

The Naval Architect: April 2018
Prioritising loading flexibility and efficiency, SDARI-designed Da Ji is an assured contribution to a sector in recovery.

The Naval Architect: April 2018
After last year’s attack on Maersk, cybercrime finally appeared on shipping’s radar. However, the lack of information sharing amongst shippers must be addressed if the industry is to reap the benefits of cyber security

The Naval Architect: April 2018
In January, the Danish government published its Maritime Denmark report, setting out its vision towards 2025. The head of the Danish shipowners association explains how the country aims to lead from the front.

Offshore Marine Technology: 1st Quarter 2018

 

Vroon Offshore Services’ new subsea support vessel VOS Stone commenced work at the Arkona wind farm in March.

Offshore Marine Technology: 1st Quarter 2018

 

Equipped with 2G Robotics’ ULS-500 PRO system, Kongsberg’s Hugin AUVs can be used to detect UXO at subsea sites.

Offshore Marine Technology: 1st Quarter 2018

 

OOS International hopes to boost its offshore wind farm construction support contract opportunities with two semisubmersible heavy-lifters.

Innovation in shipbuilding: March 2018

Japanese shipbuilder says the laminate lay-up tween decks offer improved capacity utilisation and optimised loading.

Innovation in shipbuilding: March 2018

It’s not so simple, warn Denis Morais and Mark Waldie, of ShipConstructor Software providers SSI.

Innovation in shipbuilding: March 2018

The ever-changing demands of shipbuilding seemingly precludes the use of automated production lines. Dutch production robotics company Kranendonk demonstrates this need not be the case.

Ship & Boat International: eNews March/April 2018

A combination of R&D and feedback from military and professional end users is credited with influencing the development of Norsafe’s new Munin S1200 Open model.

Ship & Boat International: eNews March/April 2018

 

The Philippines has the potential to become a major maritime hub in the Asia-Pacific, given further investment in training and infrastructure, and more publicity for its smaller boatbuilders.

Ship & Boat International: eNews March/April 2018

Astilleros Gondán has completed two sister service operation vessels (SOVs) for shipowner Østensjø Rederi,  for deployment at offshore wind farms off the UK coast. 

Ship & Boat International: eNews March/April 2018

 

Future trends for the application of marine composites could include wider adoption of sensor-enhanced, 'smart' materials.

Ship & Boat International: eNews March/April 2018

 

A forthcoming hydrographic research vessel newbuild for the South African Navy has been based on a proven Vard Marine design.

Ship & Boat International: eNews March/April 2018

 

Tourists in Cancun are benefiting from an alternative to lengthy and muggy bus rides, care of two new passenger ferry sisters, City Jet 1 and City Jet 2.

Warship Techology: March 2018

A large number of patrol boats are being built for the Indonesian Navy at yards in the country under its ‘Minimum Essential Force’ programme.

Warship Technology: March 2018

La Rochelle, France-based Advanced Aerodynamic Vessels (A2V) believes a revolutionary hullform it has developed has potential application as a fast patrol vessel/coast guard vessel.

Warship Technology: March 2018

UK submarine rescue specialist JFD was due to deliver the first of two innovative submarine rescue systems to the Indian Navy in March 2018.

The Naval Architect: March 2018

Automation and integration look set to take up the increasingly challenging task of achieving further efficiency improvements. Norwegian Control Systems’ project for Fjord1 provides a convincing test case.

The Naval Architect: March 2018

The Finnish company has decided to fit its latest newbuilding with ABB’s versatile propulsion system, report Kari Reinikainen and Alan Lam.

The Naval Architect: March 2018

French carrier CMA CGM’s 22,000TEU generation will use LNG fuel on Asia/Europe round-voyages, putting down a new marker for the industry.

Shiprepair & Maintenance: 1st quarter 2018

Some significant upgrades are underway, and others planned, at the leading US East Coast shiprepair yard.

Shiprepair & Maintenance 1st quarter 2018

The Italian shipyard group handled a number of notable refits and upgrades during 2017, including a major conversion of Silversea Cruises’ Silver Cloud.

Shiprepair & Maintenance: 1st quarter 2018

In recent times, the Gibraltar shipyard has become something of a specialist in docking complex offshore vessel types.

Ship & Boat International: eNews February 2018

 

UK shortsea specialist Scotline has initiated a further stage of fleet modernisation by ordering a 90m, single-deck cargo vessel in the Netherlands from the Royal Bodewes Group.

Ship & Boat International: eNews February 2018

 

Naval architect C-Job has submitted a design tender for five all-electric car and passenger ferries, intended for deployment in Amsterdam, the Netherlands in the 2020s.

Ship & Boat International: eNews February 2018

 

Honolulu-based tour operator Hawaii Experiences has placed a repeat order with Washingtonian builder Armstrong Marine, following the successful January handover of the aluminium catamaran tour boat, Mirai.

Ship & Boat International: eNews February 2018

 

A collaboration between Canadian naval architect Robert Allan Limited (RAL) and tech specialist Kongsberg Maritime has boosted the former group’s plans for the development of a crew-free, remote-controlled fireboat.

Ship & Boat International: eNews February 2018

 

Suzuki Marine has made its complete range of outboards available on finance in the UK, in a bid to attract new customers who may wish to break down their expenditure on marine engines into monthly payments.

Ship & Boat International: eNews February 2018

 

A new ‘off the shelf’ harbor tug concept developed by Offshore Ship Designers (OSD) promises to balance low wash and reduced fuel consumption with high bollard pull and multiple deck configurations.

The Naval Architect: February 2018

As per its name, this trailblazing SDARI-designed vessel features an advanced array of cyber systems, incorporating AI technology and big data to optimise whole-ship performance.
 

The Naval Architect: February 2018

Why does ergonomics still struggle to be taken seriously by ship designers? The Naval Architect looks at recent work to create a shared platform that gives greater emphasis to the end-user experience.

The Naval Archtect: February 2018

Whether it’s newbuilds in a series or a conversion, adding capacity to existing designs is no quick fix, write Kari Reinikainen and Alan Lam.

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