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  • Marine engineering services

    Liverpool UK based ASB Engineering Limited is a new marine engineering company which serves cover the north west coast of England from Pwllheli, Holyhead, Liverpool, Barrow-in-Furness and up to Whitehaven. 06 Jul 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Pedestals pique interest

    UK Marina and pontoon pedestal and equipment supplier Rolec has reported another successful Seawork International Show at the Port of Southampton. 06 Jul 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Rolls-Royce autonomous ship research

    Rolls-Royce is leading a €6.6m autonomous waterborne applications project that aims to produce the next generation of advanced ship solutions. 06 Jul 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Antarctic advisers

    UK shipbuilding risk consultancy Houlder has been awarded a £1.3M contract from NERC (Natural Environment Research Council) to provide technical advice for the commissioning of a new UK polar research vessel. 06 Jul 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Beating the rush for mandatory training

    According to a UK maritime training provider, the requirements enforced by the UK’s new Workboat Code could lead to a last minute rush for personnel to obtain qualifications. 06 Jul 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Cowes breakwater project review

    The UK Cowes Harbour Commission (CHC) has met to review the Cowes Breakwater Project and address the issue of changes in tidal flows and the sedimentation regime, before construction goes any further. 06 Jul 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Making a mesh for St Michael’s

    A UK supplier of marine grade stainless steel to civil engineering projects, Stainless UK, has supplied 650m² of stainless steel reinforcing mesh and nearly 3000 stainless steel bars for use in repair works to the causeway and sea walls at historic St Michael’s Mount in Cornwall. 06 Jul 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • ‘Tedworth’ returns

    The 15-metre dive support vessel ‘Tedworth’, funded by the Ministry of Defence, will be used for underwater maintenance, repairs and inspections on Royal Navy vessels and installations including waterfront jetties in the UK naval harbour of Portsmouth. 06 Jul 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Sicilian secrets revealed

    A joint expedition has recently created three-dimensional underwater maps of Roman shipwrecks in the Aeolian Islands. A team of scientists and experts under the direction of the Professor Sebastiano Tusa, Superintendent of the Seas for Sicily, set out to investigate Roman shipwrecks, originally discovered by Aurora Trust Foundation in 2009 and 2010. 06 Jul 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Human sub speed record

    The WASUB team from the Delft University of Technology has just broken the world speed record for human-powered, one-person propeller driven submarines. 03 Jul 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Putting harbour performance to the test

    Members of Aberdeen Harbour Board have seen their potential flagship expansion project at Nigg Bay given life beyond the drawing board for the first time. The Board have recently observed the start of a series of physical model tests that are being undertaken by hydraulic experts at HR Wallingford. 03 Jul 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Manx pipe wrap

    Manx Utilities in the Isle of Man have installed a new sea outfall pipe at Kirk Michael for the discharge of foul effluent from its treated waste water plant. Hyder Consulting, consulting engineers for the new pipe installation, approached Winn & Coales (Denso) Ltd for advice on a suitable system to protect the joints on the outfall pipe. 03 Jul 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • New fisheries patrol vessel for the Solent

    UK leisure and commercial boatbuilder Ribcraft has supplied a second patrol vessel to the UK’s Southern Inshore Fisheries Conservation Authority (IFCA), which is responsible for the management of inshore fisheries in the coastal waters off Hampshire, Dorset and the Isle of Wight. 03 Jul 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Yanmar diesels for fast crew tender

    The recent increase in offshore wind activities off the northern Dutch coast has led Ubels Offshore to expand its fleet with a fifth vessel. Operating from the port of Eemshaven, Henk Ubels Sr is said to be very satisfied with the Yanmar diesel engines, which power the fast aluminium crew tender ‘Vrijheid III’. 03 Jul 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Salvage 2014 a vibrant industry providing a vital service

    The International Salvage Union has published annual statistics for 2014 showing the value of the salvage industry to the shipping world in general and the often unrecognised contribution to environmental protection. 03 Jul 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Ardent hits the ground running

    Global maritime giants Svitzer and Titan Salvage recently announced the merger of their salvage divisions to be known as ‘Ardent’ (see ‘MJ’ June 2015) and already have two developments to report on. 03 Jul 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • AMC boosts production

    UK’s Aluminium Marine Consultants (AMC) celebrated its acquisition of ISO 9001 quality management certification in June by placing four High Speed Support Vessels (HSSV) under build simultaneously in its new Isle of Wight building hall. 02 Jul 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • SeaZip 4 off to a flying start

    Harlingen-based SeaZip Offshore Service has entered into a partnership agreement with Heerema Marine Contractors (HMC) to contract out the service vessel ‘SeaZip 4’ for its annual summer project activities in the North Sea. 02 Jul 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Multi Cats bound for Scottish renewables duties

    Two Scottish owners have recently taken delivery of Damen Multi Cats in a development which can be viewed alongside the growing marine renewables industry in the region. 01 Jul 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Svitzer’s Australian hybrid quartet complete

    The last in the series of four eco-friendly hybrid tugs have now been delivered to Svitzer for operation at Chevron Australia’s Gorgon LNG installation off the country’s northwest coast. 01 Jul 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Voith water tractors for Port of Alexandria

    Domestic shipyards in Egypt are set to benefit from an order for four new Voith Water Tractors (VWT) for Alexandria Port Authority. 01 Jul 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Busy times for Damen

    Damen are known for their ability to supply tugs from stock to tight timescales and the Gorinchem based shipbuilder recently reported on eight vessel orders covering a wide range from their portfolio. 01 Jul 2015 - Maritime Journal