DNV GL And GSI Cooperate On AI-Based Solution To Improve Welding NDT Efficiency 3

DNV GL And GSI Cooperate On AI-Based Solution To Improve Welding NDT Efficiency

A cooperation agreement has been been signed by DNV GL and Guangzhou Shipyard International Company Limited (GSI) at the Marintec China trade fair in Shanghai. The agreement was related to a joint development project (JDP) for...
DNV GL & Huangpu-Wenchong Sign JDP On 5,000 TEU LNG Dual-Fuel Container Ship 4

DNV GL & Huangpu-Wenchong Sign JDP On 5,000 TEU LNG Dual-Fuel Container Ship

DNV GL and Huangpu-Wenchong Shipbuilding Company (HPWS) signed a Joint Development Project at the Marintec China trade fair in Shanghai for a 5,000 TEU LNG dual fuel containership. The JDP was signed by Ms Wu Ronghui,...
MHI-MME Uses HoloLens 2 Mixed Reality Device In MET Turbocharger Maintenance Training 5

MHI-MME Uses HoloLens 2 Mixed Reality Device In MET Turbocharger Maintenance Training

HoloLens 2 which is a mixed reality device that was launched by Microsoft Corporation in 2019 is being put into use in the marine machinery industry for the first time ever in the world. 3D objects...
DNV GL Awards AiP For “25000 TEU ULCS” World’s Largest Container Ship 6

DNV GL Awards AiP For “25000 TEU ULCS” World’s Largest Container Ship

Hudong-Zhonghua was awarded an Approval in Principle (AiP) by DNV GL at the Marintec China trade fair held at Shanghai for the new gas-fueled 25000TEU Ultra Large Container vessel (ULCS) which was designed at the CSSC...
India: Asian Development Bank Prepares Plan To Increase Use Of Coastal Shipping 7

India: Asian Development Bank Prepares Plan To Increase Use Of Coastal Shipping

Shri Mansukh Mandaviya, the Minister of State for Shipping (I/C) and Chemical & Fertilizers announced that Shri Mansukh Mandaviya informed that the Asian Development Bank (ADB) had prepared an Action Plan for Coastal Shipping in September...
ABS, MAN & SDARI Join Forces To Develop Ammonia-Fueled Low-Emission Container Ship 8

ABS, MAN & SDARI Join Forces To Develop Ammonia-Fueled Low-Emission Container Ship

For the design of a low emission feeder container vessel that is being developed by MAN Energy Solutions (MAN) and the Shanghai Merchant Ship Design & Research Institute (SDARI), ABS will suggest considerations related to compliance...
ABS And CATL Join Hands For Lithium Battery Propulsion Research Project 9

ABS And CATL Join Hands For Lithium Battery Propulsion Research Project

The joint forces of ABS and the Contemporary Amperex Technology Co., Limited (CATL) will research on lithium battery propulsion for the next generation vessels. The Frame Cooperation Agreement that was signed by ABS and CATL at...
Georgia Ports Sets New Record, Exceeds 4.6 Million TEUs In 2019 10

Georgia Ports Sets New Record, Exceeds 4.6 Million TEUs In 2019

The Georgia Ports exceeded about 4.6 million twenty foot container units. This would mean an increase of 14% over volumes that were moved via Savannah three years ago or an additional 550,000 TEUs. The yearly capacity...
Drewry Releases First Low-Sulphur Reference Bunker Index Tracker 11

Drewry Releases First Low-Sulphur Reference Bunker Index Tracker

The publication of the Drewry’s first low-sulphur reference bunker index tracker has been announced. This is a part of the various initiatives that aims at better transparency of fuel costs due to the low sulphur regulations...
BIMCO Submits Biofouling Survey Results To IMO 12

BIMCO Submits Biofouling Survey Results To IMO

BIMCO is working on biofouling management and for better access to in-water cleaning. This is because a lot of states, shipowners and port authorities are attracted towards biofouling. For the transfer of invasive aquatic species (IAS)...