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  • New CEO for Transas

    Frank Coles has been announced as the new chief executive officer and member of the board of directors for Transas Marine. 06 Oct 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Tuco Marine unveils new dive support boats

    Denmark-based Tuco Marine is expanding its range of ProZero workboats and daughter crafts with two new dive support and ROV support vessels. 06 Oct 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • New Norway Manager for GNS

    Jon Folkedal has been appointed as the first Country Manager for Global Navigation Solutions (GNS) in Norway. 06 Oct 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Renewables trenching contract for ESS

    Scotland-based Ecosse Subsea Systems (ESS) is to carry out pre-cut seabed trenching prior to Prysmian Group’s cable laying on the Wikinger offshore windfarm – the second Baltic Sea renewables project for ESS. 05 Oct 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Plug and play tug transmission

    With the Prop.act clutch system, German marine transmission specialist Ortlinghaus has launched a system on the market that it claims offers new deployment opportunities, particularly in the main drive train of harbour tugs. 05 Oct 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Hybrid ‘cookbook’ for smaller yards

    The hybrid car market has taken off, so why not workboats? It’s not down to lack of interest Dennis Doerffel of UK-based REAP Systems told MJ; instead the issue centres on the individuality of the builds. And the builders. 05 Oct 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Seahaven Maritime Academy launched

    A new training establishment has opened its doors in East Sussex, UK. Seahaven Maritime Academy, based in Newhaven docks, is a privately owned and run business with the emphasis on personal service. It’s the brainchild of Steve Brand, CEO and chief instructor who, after a lifetime at sea, much of it as an instructor and examiner, saw a need for more student focused training. 05 Oct 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • LED Range Light

    Australia-headquartered AtoN specialist Sealite has introduced a new high intensity LED Range Light, which provides over 420,000cd and, the company claims, has a visible range of over 23NM. 05 Oct 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Exceptional vision for a fast vessel

    Norwegian operator, Umoe Mandal, has purchased six External Panorama Pantograph heavy duty windscreen wipers from UK based DuroWipers to equip a newbuild Surface Effect Ship (SES). 02 Oct 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Many questions, one 'Solution'

    It might sound simple: having one capable, well-worked vessel, Netherlands-based DUC Marine went about designing another. However, the ‘Solution’ has had to resolve some conflicting demands. 02 Oct 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Kentish Flats connects to grid

    During August, Swedish renewable energy company Vattenfall announced that it has produced the first power to the National Grid from the Kentish Flats Extension (KFE) offshore wind farm in the UK North Sea. 02 Oct 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Minesto 'Deep Green' technology rides the waves of progress

    Hot on the heels of the recent news that Swedish tidal energy outfit Minesto has received an additional €3.5M from KIC InnoEnergy, late last month the company's board has also revealed that it has decided to apply to list shares in the company on First North at NASDAQ Stockholm 'and conduct a new issue of units directed to the public in Sweden of approximately EUR 10 million.' 02 Oct 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Cheetah exporting

    Among a string of exports this summer, UK catamaran workboat builder Cheetah Marine reports that it has delivered two 7.9m hydrographic survey vessels. 02 Oct 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Harbour Closure Orders

    According to Andrew Oldland QC, partner at UK-based Michelmores Solicitors, recent changes to legislation have made it possible for Statutory Harbour Authorities (SHA) to apply for Harbour Closure Orders (HCO). 02 Oct 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Shallow Survey 2015

    The UK Hydrographic Office and the Maritime Coastguard Agency, joint organisers of the 7th biennial shallow water survey conference involving detailed assessments of a common dataset derived from testing of individual multibeam systems, report a successful world gathering last month at Plymouth University attended by over 200 delegates. 01 Oct 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Hydro 2015

    Developing sustainable hydrography in Africa and elsewhere is one of the principal themes of the International Federation of Hydrographic Societies' 23rd Hydro conference at Cape Town's International Convention Centre from 23-25 November. 01 Oct 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • UK west coast offshore surveys

    Bibby HydroMap, the UK-based hydrographic and land survey organisation, reports successful completion of major surveys for the €30m Swedish-owned Deep Green tidal current marine energy project offshore Holyhead, west of Anglesey, UK. 01 Oct 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • 3D map of Antarctica

    Germany’s Alfred Wegener Institute, the Helmholtz Centre for Polar & Marine Research (AWI) and Dresden Technical University’s Instititute for Cartography have jointly produced a 3D map of the Antarctic continent and the seafloor of the Southern Ocean. 01 Oct 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Shell commissions DeepOcean ROV services

    DeepOcean, the Norwegian offshore services organisation with subsidiary concerns in Brazil, Holland, Mexico, Singapore and the UK, has been commissioned by Shell for provision of ROV-based survey services in the North Sea under a three-year contract plus options. 01 Oct 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Omani continental shelf contract for Gardline CGG

    Gardline CGG, the Anglo-French specialist survey organisation based in Singapore, has been awarded a contract by Oman’s Foreign Affairs Ministry for studies of a proposed extension to its continental shelf limits in accordance with UN Convention of the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) regulations. 01 Oct 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Teledyne Reson extends SeaBat range

    Teledyne Reson has extended its range of SeaBat sounders with introduction of a miniature high-resolution forward-looking sonar system, SeaBat 7130. The American-owned Danish company says it is primarily intended for use on AUV/UUVs while also being applicable for ROVs and small submarines 01 Oct 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • IMCA revises offshore multibeam guidelines

    The Offshore Survey Division of the International Marine Contractors Asssociation, the UK-based trade organisation representing over 1,000 companies in more than 60 countries, has revised its Guidelines for Use of Multibeam Echosounders for Offshore Surveys. 01 Oct 2015 - Maritime Journal