DOF, Kongsberg, Sintef Ocean And Norce Join Forces To Provide ‘Intelligent Efficiency’ 1

DOF, Kongsberg, Sintef Ocean And Norce Join Forces To Provide ‘Intelligent Efficiency’

DOF has formed a partnership with Kongsberg Maritime, SINTEF Ocean and NORCE, which aims to reduce fuel consumption and greenhouse gas emissions for complex offshore operations while streamlining fleet-wide maintenance. Enabled through sponsorship and support from...
Damen Shiprepair Brest Carried Out Rapid Repairs To LNGC ‘Methane Princess’ 2

Damen Shiprepair Brest Carried Out Rapid Repairs To LNGC ‘Methane Princess’

Over four days in January, Damen Shiprepair Brest successfully carried out repairs to the hull of the 266-metre, 138,000m³, LNG Carrier LNG Methane Princess. In order to achieve this in the minimum time it was done...
Zero USCG Detentions For World’s Fastest Growing Digital Ship Registry 3

Zero USCG Detentions For World’s Fastest Growing Digital Ship Registry

The world’s fastest growing digital ship registry has recorded a zero percentage detention record with the United States Coastguard (USCG) in the latest figures issued for 2016-2018 Port State Control examinations. The USCG targets flags for...
IMO Issues Additional Guidance Regarding Sulphur 2020 Implementations 4

IMO Issues Additional Guidance Regarding Sulphur 2020 Implementations

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has approved and adopted a comprehensive set of guidance and guidelines to support the consistent implementation of the lower 0.50% limit on sulphur in ships’ fuel oil, which will enter into...
Debmarine Namibia Annonuces To Invest In World’s First Ever Custom-Built Diamond Recovery Vessel 5

Debmarine Namibia Annonuces To Invest In World’s First Ever Custom-Built Diamond Recovery Vessel

Debmarine Namibia announced that its Board of Directors have approved the construction of the world’s first ever custom-built diamond recovery vessel. The new vessel is expected to cost US$468 million (N$7 billion) and represents the largest...
Alewijnse Launches Unique Virtualization & Visualization Platform For The Industry 6

Alewijnse Launches Unique Virtualization & Visualization Platform For The Industry

Alewijnse has introduced a unique virtualization and visualization platform for use on trailing suction hopper diggers. The solution can also be applied to other vessels and brings numerous advantages. The AIViVi system has already been successfully...
ISWAN Announces Mental Health Awareness Training For The Maritime Industry 7

ISWAN Announces Mental Health Awareness Training For The Maritime Industry

A new training course offered by ISWAN will provide management-level personnel on shore and on board ships with an introduction to mental health awareness. The one-day course, provided by the International Seafarers’ Welfare and Assistance Network...
New Industry Standards To Be Set By Wight Shipyard Co (WSC))’s newbuild hybrid vessel 8

New Industry Standards To Be Set By Wight Shipyard Co (WSC))’s newbuild hybrid vessel

UK shipbuilder Wight Shipyard Co (WSC)’s newbuild hybrid vessel promises to set new industry standards in the patrol and pilot sectors helping operators including port and river authorities, Police, MOD and Royal Navy meet strict new...
Rightship And South Pole Deliver First Ever Carbon Offset Shipment 9

Rightship And South Pole Deliver First Ever Carbon Offset Shipment

Global mining company Anglo American has offset the carbon emissions for an ocean freight voyage from South Africa to Europe, using RightShip’s verified carbon accounting tool and offset credits purchased from the South Pole. Anglo American...
Alfa Laval Inaugurates PureSOx Training Centre To Train Commissioning Engineers 10

Alfa Laval Inaugurates PureSOx Training Centre To Train Commissioning Engineers

Alfa Laval inaugurated the Alfa Laval PureSOx Training Centre in Shanghai, China. Focused on the training of commissioning engineers, the new facility will be instrumental in expanding the skilled workforce prior to the global sulphur cap....