DCS Aviation and Maritime Technology Division Retains CMMI Level 3

DCS Aviation and Maritime Technology Division Retains CMMI Level 3

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — DCS Corporation announced that its Aviation and Maritime Technology Division (AMTD) has successfully maintained Maturity Level 3 (ML3) under the Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) DEV v1.3. The CMMI Institute CMMI DEV...
First class approval programme for AM manufacturers

First class approval programme for AM manufacturers

Classification society DNV GL has released the first approval of manufacturer (AoM) scheme for additive manufacturing (AM) producers wishing to supply products that comply with the DNV GL rules and standards. Additive manufacturing is a term...
DNV GL And Huangpu-Wenchong: 200 Ships And Going Strong

DNV GL And Huangpu-Wenchong: 200 Ships And Going Strong

“The close relationship and comfortable communication between the two companies has enhanced HPWS’s position in shipbuilding. Building high quality vessels that are more efficient and greener is at the core of our strategy, and DNV GL’s...
Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. Announces Fleet Scrubber Initiative

Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. Announces Fleet Scrubber Initiative

STAMFORD, Conn., Sept. 04, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ: EGLE) (“Eagle Bulk” or the “Company”) announced today that it has entered into a series of agreements (the “Agreements”) for the purchase of...
SHI Wins Another Shuttle Tanker For AET 1

SHI Wins Another Shuttle Tanker For AET

– Firm leadership with 69% market share in shuttle tanker market since 2010 – Proven technology and track record behind leadership in shuttle tanker market Samsun Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. (“SHI”) revealed on 3rd that it won...
Q-LNG to order second articulated tug barge bunker vessel

Q-LNG To Order Second Articulated Tug Barge Bunker Vessel

Quality LNG Transport (Q-LNG) has signed a preliminary agreement with VT Halter Marine (VTHM) for the construction of a second LNG bunkering articulated tug and barge (ATB) unit. The construction of a 4,000-m3 ATB LNG bunker...
New ME-LGIP Engine Lands First Retrofit Orders Prior to Official Market Launch

New ME-LGIP Engine Lands First Retrofit Orders Prior to Official Market Launch

MAN Energy Solutions has announced the first retrofit orders for its new MAN B&W ME-LGIP LGP-powered engine. The contract with Oslo-listed BW LPG involves the world’s first retrofitting of four MAN B&W 6G60ME-C9.2 HFO-burning engines to 6G60ME-C9.5-LGIP...
Cummins Introduces IMO III Certified QSK60 Marine Engine Package

Cummins Introduces IMO III Certified QSK60 Marine Engine Package

CHARLESTON, S.C.–(Business Wire)–Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) announced today the new International Maritime Organization (IMO) Tier III certified QSK60 engine package with cleaner emissions and improved warranty is available for a wide range of marine applications, from...
Larger and more efficient than Viking Grace

The Building Of Viking Line’s New Passenger Vessel Starts

03Today, on 3 September, the production of Viking Line’s new passenger cruise ship starts at the Xiamen Shipbuilding Industry Co., Ltd. (XSI) shipyard in China. The first steel plates are being cut in the traditional Steel...
Mystery of the cargo ships that sink when their cargo suddenly liquefies

Cargo Ships that Sink When Their Cargo Suddenly Liquefies

Think of a dangerous cargo and toxic waste or explosives might come to mind. But granular cargoes such as crushed ore and mineral sands are responsible for the loss of numerous ships every year. On average,...