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  • OSIL expands offering

    UK-based oceanographic systems engineering company, Ocean Scientific International Ltd (OSIL), is now offering corer and grab refurbishment services. 29 May 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • New professional standards working group

    A new Maritime Coastguard Agency/Certifying Authority (MCA/CA) working group has been formed to support the application of the new UK Workboat Code, the final issue of which is due later this year. 29 May 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • MoD Procurement Session

    The popular Seawork conference session held by the leader of the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) Boats Team will take place at 11:30 on Wednesday 17 June – for those interested in attending please note that this is a change to its regular scheduling of Tuesday. 28 May 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Expanding civil engineering capacity

    D’Appolonia, the engineering consulting company of Italy’s RINA Group, has strengthened its civil engineering capability by acquiring Milan-based civil engineering consultancy SC Sembenelli Consulting. 28 May 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Passenger shipbuilding returns to the Isle of Wight

    Isle of Wight, UK ferry operator Red Funnel has confirmed that it is bringing fast ferry construction back to the UK with the announcement that its new passenger ferry Red Jet 6 will be built in East Cowes on the Isle of Wight. 27 May 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Seaglaze enjoying success

    Marine windows, doors and hatches manufacturer, Seaglaze Marine Windows, says it has its latest door and window products installed on at least four significant new British built vessels at this year’s Seawork International. 27 May 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • The end of the road for wheel steering?

    This year’s Seawork International will be featuring a demonstrator boat with a steering mechanism unlike anything we’ve seen before. The Ullman Steering Bar System is a new control system for high speed boats which allows the operator simultaneous full control of steering and engine controls all while still being able to hold on in rough seas. 27 May 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • EU project to increase safety at sea

    Danelec Marine is to lead a working group for a “ground breaking” European project that aims to increase safety of navigation and efficiency at sea. 27 May 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Joining forces in navigation

    Norway’s e-navigation specialist Navtor has joined forces with Nautic AB, a leading provider of navigational equipment, charts and publications to the Swedish market, to launch a new navigation company called Navtor Nautic AB. 27 May 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • CWind campaign to protect North Sea windfarm

    CWind is to provide a three-month corrosion protection campaign for Westermost Rough offshore windfarm in the North Sea, owned by DONG Energy, The UK Green Investment Bank and Marubeni Corporation. 26 May 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Seawork takes shape

    Europe’s largest commercial marine and workboat exhibition held in a working port, Seawork International, has released its exciting plans for demonstrations, launches and conferences. Some of the highlights will include Voith, who will be announcing a new marine propulsion system that produces more thrust, reduces noise and vibration, whilst dramatically cutting operating costs. 26 May 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Turnover up for Dutch maritime sector

    Turnover for the Dutch maritime technology sector increased by 17% in 2014 from €6.4bn in 2013 to €7.5bn, said the Dutch trade association, Netherlands Maritime Technology. 26 May 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Walker Marine set to make waves

    New naval architecture consultancy business, Walker Marine Design Ltd, is off to a good start after securing a number of contracts for the offshore wind sector and wider marine industry. 22 May 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Opportunity docks

    The Mayor of London, UK, has invited proposals for the redevelopment of the city’s Albert Island, a slab of land owned by the Greater London Authority in London’s Royal Docks, where there is the potential to create hundreds of new jobs and build vital new marine facilities 22 May 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Seawork sold out

    Seawork International, Europe’s largest commercial marine and workboat exhibition held in a working port, has announced that the event’s exhibition space is now fully sold out. 22 May 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • LNG ferry duo go into service

    Two ground-breaking LNG ferries enter service in Germany soon after a total investment of some €43 million - the biggest in the history of local operator AG Ems. 22 May 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • 'Atair' bids under study

    The first firm bids to build yet another sophisticated new research ship for the German Government are expected this summer following the closure of an invitation to tender. 22 May 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • German rescue group gets new boats

    The German Sea Rescue Service (DGzRS) was taking delivery of a new 28m Class cruiser at the end of May – the first of a new generation of search and rescue boats. 22 May 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Peters & May headline sponsor for Seawork

    International boat transporter, Peters & May has been named as a headline sponsor for this years’ Seawork International exhibition. 21 May 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Enhanced dry suit capabilities

    US based Mustang Survival says it has enhanced the capabilities of its Sentinel Series dry suits using feedback from the United States Coast Guard (USCG) giving improved performance and ease of use. 21 May 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Optimising tug propulsion

    At this year's Tugnology conference in London, UK, MTU showcased its tug portfolio. On the second day of the event the company launched the the simulation tool which it has developed to optimise marine engines. 21 May 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Rotortugs on the Thames

    The Kotug Rotortugs ‘RT Ambition’ and ‘RT Evolution’ have towed the Cruise Ship ‘Viking Star’ into the Port of London up the River Thames, the port’s largest ever cruise call. 21 May 2015 - Maritime Journal