MAN Awarded Propulsion System Order For Impressive Trawlers 1

MAN Awarded Propulsion System Order For Impressive Trawlers

MAN Energy Solutions has won the contract to supply the propulsion system for 7 × 109-metre Russian factory trawlers. Tersan shipyard will build the first vessel in Yalova, Turkey for Russian Fishery Company (RFC) with a...
DNV GL Releases Autonomous And Remotely Operated Ship Guideline 2

DNV GL Releases Autonomous And Remotely Operated Ship Guideline

As digitalization continues to reshape the maritime industry, the first commercial autonomous vessels are due to launch in the next several years. To help build a safety culture around these new technologies, DNV GL has released...
HHI Receives AiP For Using LPG As A Fuel For VLGC From LR 3

HHI Receives AiP For Using LPG As A Fuel For VLGC From LR

HHI has received an AiP during a presentation at Gastech – the leading exhibition and conference for the global gas, LNG and energy industries held 17-20 September in Barcelona, Spain – from LR for a VLGC...
DNV GL Launches Revised Design Standard And New Certification Guideline For Floating Wind Turbines 4

DNV GL Launches Revised Design Standard And New Certification Guideline For Floating Wind Turbines

DNV GL, the world’s largest resource of independent energy experts and certification body, has published the revised standard for the design of floating wind turbine structures DNV GL-ST-0119, and a new guideline for the certification of...
LNG Industry Set To Benefit From New Mooring Analysis Tool 5

LNG Industry Set To Benefit From New Mooring Analysis Tool

Primarily designed to make the assessment of mooring an LNG carrier alongside a berth a straightforward process, and reduce the likelihood of error with pre-entered ship and berth data, SHIPMOOR uses the combined power of cloud-based...
DFDS Invests In Environmental Compliance For Mediterranean Route Network 6

DFDS Invests In Environmental Compliance For Mediterranean Route Network

DFDS will in 2019 invest DKK 300m to install scrubbers on 12 freight ferries deployed on freight routes in the Mediterranean between Turkey, Italy, Greece and France. The investment will ensure compliance with the new global...
Gulftainer Signs 50-Year, $600 Million Concession To Operate And Expand Port Of Wilmington In Delaware 7

Gulftainer Signs 50-Year, $600 Million Concession To Operate And Expand Port Of Wilmington In Delaware

Gulftainer, the world’s largest privately-owned independent port operator and logistics company based in the UAE, finalised a 50-year concession with the State of Delaware in the USA to operate and develop the Port of Wilmington, significantly...
COSCO Shipping Tanker Successfully Receives Delivery Of Mt Cosnew Lake 8

COSCO Shipping Tanker Successfully Receives Delivery Of Mt Cosnew Lake

The Christening and Delivery Ceremony of Mt Cosnew Lake, a VLCC of 319,000 dwt, of COSCO SHIPPING Tanker (Dalian) was held in Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Port. Present at the ceremony were Mr Yang Shicheng, Managing Director...
Green Corridor JIP Delivers Innovative Bulk Carrier Designs For Low Emissions Future 9

Green Corridor JIP Delivers Innovative Bulk Carrier Designs For Low Emissions Future

“The Green Corridor project brought together key stakeholders in the iron ore and coal trades, and the partners have made great progress in developing greener, more efficient, and future-proof designs. Innovations delivered will benefit not only...
Real Life Incident: Ship Touches Seabed, Hull Breached At Several Places 10

Real Life Incident: Ship Touches Seabed, Hull Breached At Several Places

A vessel was underway at about 16 knots in coastal waters and near darkness. The OOW was at the con with the Master present on the bridge and a helmsman at the wheel. The vessel was...