Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 Ex deckhouse solution meets product tanker needs

Alfa Laval Pureballast 3 Ex Deckhouse Solution Meets Product Tanker Needs

A new Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 Ex deckhouse solution has been validated for product tankers with Framo ballast pumps. The solution allows Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 Ex to be installed on deck – without any changes...
DNV GL, DSIC Agree to Develop LNG-Fuelled, 23,000 TUE Ultra Large Containership

DNV GL, DSIC Agree to Develop LNG-Fuelled, 23,000 TUE Ultra Large Containership

Classification society DNV GL and Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Company (DSIC), China’s largest shipbuilder, have signed an agreement to develop a 23,000 TEU, LNG-fueled containership. The joint development project (JDP), which was signed this week at the...
Watch Construction Of Future US Aircraft Carrier John F. Kennedy

[VIDEO] Watch Construction Of Future US Aircraft Carrier John F. Kennedy

Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Newport News Shipbuilding division reached the halfway point in the construction of the nuclear-powered US aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy (CVN 79) following the installation of one of the largest units on the ship....
Fit For Purpose: Are Your Bunker Clauses 2020 Ready?

Fit For Purpose: Are Your Bunker Clauses 2020 Ready?

Technical, regulatory and financial aspects of the 2020 global fuel sulphur cap regime understandably loom large in people’s minds. But the importance of the contractual dimension should not be overlooked. BIMCO is forging ahead with an...
The True Cost of Operating Oil-Lubricated Shaft Systems Revealed in Thordon Study

The True Cost of Operating Oil-Lubricated Shaft Systems Revealed in Thordon Study

Thordon Bearings has published a study highlighting the commercial and environmental benefits of seawater-lubricated propeller shaft bearing arrangements, indicating that shipowners can make substantial operational savings by giving up the outdated oil lubricated shaft. The study,...
Copenhagen Research Centre hosts ceremony with first orders for new ME-LGIP (–Liquid Gas Injection Propane) engine already landed

MAN Energy Solutions Unveils ME-LGIP Dual-Fuel LPG Engine

MAN Energy Solutions has revealed its latest two-stroke engine type, a dual-fuel MAN B&W ME-LGIP engine designed for LPG running, at a ceremony in Copenhagen today attended by its Chief Sales Officer, Wayne Jones, along with...
Top Performing German Owners Since 2017

Top Performing German Owners Since 2017 – Oldendorff Carriers tops the list

With SMM next week, VesselsValue has put together an infographic looking at the best performing German owners since 2017 . By comparing every German owners’ fleet value over a 12 month period from September 2017 to...
ClassNK Grants AiP To NYK And JMU For Joint Research On LNG-Fuelled Bulk Carrier Design

ClassNK grants AIP to NYK Line and Japan Marine United for their joint research on an LNG-fuelled 200K DWT bulk carrier design

The design is based on a 200K DWT bulk carrier developed by JMU. Despite its added weight due to the increased amount of equipment such as its LNG-fuelled tank and LNG fuel supply system, it provides...
LR & HHI Join Hands Unlocking The Value Of Applying Blockchain To Maritime

Unlocking The Value Of Applying Blockchain Technology To Maritime

The leading international maritime trade fair taking place 4-7 September in Hamburg, Germany – LR announced a co-operation project with Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI), to explore the value of blockchain when applied to shipbuilding. Earlier this...
Iridium's Maritime Business Continues Momentum with Additional Service Providers for Iridium Certus(SM)

Iridium’s Maritime Business Continues Momentum with Additional Service Providers for Iridium Certus(SM)

MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Iridium Communications Inc. (NASDAQ : IRDM ) announced today that KDDI Corporation, Navarino and NSSLGlobal Ltd., are the newest Iridium Certus service providers for the maritime industry.  Critical to the enablement of the digitalization...