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  • Popular Damen ferry for Korea

    Damen Shipyards Group has received an order from South Korean operator, Seaspovill, for a fast ferry. 19 Sep 2014 - Maritime Journal

  • MTU responds to IMO Tier III

    Rolls-Royce brand, MTU, is responding to the upcoming IMO Tier III emission standard with SCR exhaust after-treatment systems for the marine industry. 18 Sep 2014 - Maritime Journal

  • Netherlands Maritime Technology international launch

    Netherlands Maritime Technology was officially launched on the international stage during the SMM Exhibition 2014 last week. 17 Sep 2014 - Maritime Journal

  • Sat comms merger

    NSSLGlobal, an independent service provider of satellite communications, has announced its merger with the ESL group of companies, a satellite solution provider and system integrator specialising in custom solutions for the government, fishing, commercial shipping and offshore industries. 17 Sep 2014 - Maritime Journal

  • Resisting shock loads

    Netherlands headquartered maritime ropes supplier, Lankhorst Ropes, claims to have enhanced the performance of its LankoForce rope with the introduction of the latest high modulus polyethylene (HMPE) yarns from Dyneema. 17 Sep 2014 - Maritime Journal

  • EMEC tidal and wave testing

    The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) has two new videos which demonstrate the facilities provided at its grid connected wave and tidal test site in Orkney. 17 Sep 2014 - Maritime Journal

  • Swedish steel for floating platforms

    Swedish steel specialist SSAB is entering into an agreement with Hexicon AB to develop far off shore wind farm platforms. The combined technology will offer advantages within the market for renewable energy. A first demonstration unit is planned for Swedish waters in 2017. 17 Sep 2014 - Maritime Journal

  • Sea Tech Week

    Sea Tech Week, the international ocean science week held from 13 to 17 October 2014 in Brest, north-west France, is set to showcase marine renewable energies. 17 Sep 2014 - Maritime Journal

  • Yamal dredging gets 'Environmental Captain'

    Environmental management is key to dredging works for Russia's Sabetta Port Project which commenced last month. 17 Sep 2014 - Maritime Journal

  • Dredging delivers for coastal protection

    A £36m coastal defence scheme from Clacton Pier to Holland Haven on the UK's east coast is underway. 17 Sep 2014 - Maritime Journal

  • MeyGen power deal

    THE developers of the world’s biggest tidal array have signed a multi-million pound deal to sell electricity generated by the UK project. MeyGen has signed a 10-year Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with independent energy firm SmartestEnergy for its tidal stream project in the Pentland Firth. 17 Sep 2014 - Maritime Journal

  • SMM 2014 sets new record

    This year’s SMM Exhibition proved to be a great success, with more than 2,100 exhibitors from around the world, including 150 first-timers, and 50,000 industry visitors taking to the Hamburg halls. 16 Sep 2014 - Maritime Journal

  • New MAN 175D unveiled at SMM

    MAN Diesel & Turbo unveiled the first 12-cylinder version of its new high-speed engine family at the 2014 SMM exhibition in Hamburg. 16 Sep 2014 - Maritime Journal

  • Burgess Marine acquires Meercat Workboats

    The UK’s largest independent ship repairer, Burgess Marine, has successfully acquired 100% of the share capital in Meercat Workboats Ltd. 16 Sep 2014 - Maritime Journal

  • Waterjet satisfaction

    Successful sea trials of Tampa Yacht Manufacturing’s latest 50 Fast Attack Craft have resulted in high praise for the performance of its Swedish and UK manufactured MJP waterjets. 16 Sep 2014 - Maritime Journal

  • Positive port paper

    The latest Barometer Report from Swedish headquartered Trelleborg, which discusses the issues impacting ports and terminals around the globe, has revealed the most optimistic outlook on investment since the annual industry survey began in 2010. 16 Sep 2014 - Maritime Journal

  • OSIL buoy for Cyprus installation

    UK-based Ocean Scientific International Ltd (OSIL) has supplied a 1.2m Tern Buoy to Gardline Environmental Ltd, for installation in Cyprus. 15 Sep 2014 - Maritime Journal

  • Transas T-Bridge

    Transas Marine has expanded its product portfolio with the launch of the T-Bridge, which the Swedish headquartered company claims is the most advanced integrated navigation system ‘where professional bridge equipment meets aviation, automation and even tablet technology’. 15 Sep 2014 - Maritime Journal

  • Further expansion for Tidal Transit

    Norfolk UK based crew transfer expert, Tidal Transit, is expanding due to continued growth in the construction, maintenance and operation of offshore windfarms in UK coastal waters. 15 Sep 2014 - Maritime Journal

  • SMM showcase

    This year’s SMM saw Denmark headquartered global safety specialist, Viking, release more innovations than at any other point in its 50-year history, including new developments in PPE clothing, safety equipment outsourcing, onboard training solutions, and evacuation systems. The company also released a catalogue that almost doubled the number of maritime products. 15 Sep 2014 - Maritime Journal

  • Ghost ship concept

    Researchers at classification society DNV GL have developed ‘ReVolt’, a vessel that is greener, smarter and safer than conventionally fuelled and operated vessels. Autonomous, fully battery powered and highly efficient – ‘ReVolt is claimed to be a new shipping concept that offers a possible solution to the growing need for transport capacity. 12 Sep 2014 - Maritime Journal

  • Tier III genset

    The German based Rolls-Royce brand MTU and Fairplay Towage are to test an MTU diesel genset with SCR exhaust aftertreatment in a harbour tug in order to verify compliance with IMO Tier III emission requirements that come into force as of 2016. The nitrogen oxide (NOx) emissions will be cut by 90% compared with the IMO Tier I regulation that was introduced in 2000. 12 Sep 2014 - Maritime Journal