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Busy start to the year for MacDuff Ship Design
Following a successful 2016 with a number of new designs being completed for a range of vessels 2017 has continued in the same vein for Scotland-headquartered Seawork exhibitor Macduff Ship Design with continued work on existing projects, new deliveries and some exciting new contracts. 24 Feb 2017 - Maritime Journal
New supervision-vessel by Maritime Partner
Maritime Partner has signed a deal with Norwegian Rig Shuttle for the delivery of a high-speed supervision vessel. 24 Feb 2017 - Maritime Journal
Combined safety and survival electronics portfolio
Global leaders in safety and survival technologies ACR Electronics and Ocean Signal, both Drew Marine companies, have announced they will be highlighting their combined portfolio of safety products for the commercial market from a joint stand in a new central location in ‘Yellow Hall’ at Seawork International 2017. 24 Feb 2017 - Maritime Journal
Upgraded GPS signals
GPS is now recognised as being vulnerable to jamming either by accident or by design and despite a lot of talk from politicians there is no back up if the system goes down through jamming or spoofing. 24 Feb 2017 - Maritime Journal
Joystick control for shaft drive boats
Swedish marine engine manufacturer Volvo Penta has extended its reach into nearly every part of the marine propulsion sector with its engine ranges now supplemented by a variety of propulsion systems plus a wide variety of ancillary equipment such as interceptors and electronics. 24 Feb 2017 - Maritime Journal
GWave power generation vessel to come to the UK
One of the largest wave energy projects to be developed worldwide is scheduled to be installed at the Wave Hub test site located off the North Cornish Coast, UK. 24 Feb 2017 - Maritime Journal
Fincantieri and Ferretti announce a cooperation agreement
Two major Italian maritime boatbuilders have announced that they have reached a cooperation agreement with the goal of developing commercial and industrial synergies between the two companies. 24 Feb 2017 - Maritime Journal
Echoscope for Moroccan breakwater project
Coda Octopus, the UK-headquartered survey instrument specialist has recently reported the sale of multiple sets of its Echoscope units to the SGTM-STFA joint venture for its breakwater construction projects. 23 Feb 2017 - Maritime Journal
Navionics through iNavX
For those crewmembers who like to augment their vessel’s hardwired navigation systems with the sometimes less reliable but often handier satellite navigation apps accessible on their phone or tablet, iNavX, has announced, in partnership with Fugawi and Navionics, the availability of Navionics charts in the iNavX In-App Chart Store. 23 Feb 2017 - Maritime Journal
GE powership concept
Multinational marine propulsion major General Electric has been busy refining the oft-discussed, but seldom realised concept of a portable power station built within a ship. 23 Feb 2017 - Maritime Journal
Integrated partnership
Integrated marine solutions provider Transas and Japan Radio Company have announced a global strategic partnership. 23 Feb 2017 - Maritime Journal
First cyber security notation
US-headquartered classification society ABS has issued its first notation for the ‘ABS Guide for Cybersecurity Implementation for the Marine and Offshore Industries’. 22 Feb 2017 - Maritime Journal
Mainstay ferry project
A Pembrokeshire UK-based designer, builder and maintainer of workboats has been praised for its commitment to local employment and apprenticeship scheme. 22 Feb 2017 - Maritime Journal
Icom commercial DSC marine transceiver
Japanese marine electronics company Icom has launched a new VHF/DSC marine transceiver to its commercial maritime line up. 22 Feb 2017 - Maritime Journal
Damen feels the commodities price pinch
Damen Shiprepair & Conversion has announced a reorganisation at three Dutch yards within its group. Staff members of Damen Shiprepair Rotterdam, Damen Shiprepair Van Brink and Damen Shiprepair Vlissingen were informed that the overall number of staff will be reduced by approximately 150 employees. 22 Feb 2017 - Maritime Journal
Tideman cabin pilot boat
Netherlands based boatbuilder Tideman Boats has developed a new pilot vessel in conjunction with its customer Brabo Antwerp. 22 Feb 2017 - Maritime Journal
Teledyne RESON and Teledyne PDS open courses
Denmark’s Teledyne RESON A/S has announced a new series of SeaBat and Teledyne PDS training courses. 22 Feb 2017 - Maritime Journal
XPRIZE partnership
Dutch subsea survey major Fugro has announced a partnership with the Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE to support first round testing of the global, three-year competition, which incentivises development of rapid, unmanned and high resolution ocean mapping technologies. 22 Feb 2017 - Maritime Journal
Rovco dives into international waters
UK-based ROV survey start-up company Rovco has taken its firsts steps into international waters and made significant progress towards growing its global footprint following the completion of two subsea survey contracts in Southeast Asia and the Middle East. 22 Feb 2017 - Maritime Journal
IHO Assembly
The inter-governmental International Hydrographic Organization in Monaco is to hold its next general assembly at the local Auditorium Rainer III from 24-28 April. 22 Feb 2017 - Maritime Journal