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  • Making the most of the UK’s coasts

    UK-based New Economics Foundation (NEF) is launching a new initiative with the aim of restoring the health of the marine environment and using the UK’s coasts to create more jobs. 29 Jun 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • TMQ at Seawork

    The Australian owned manufacturer and distributor of marine-based electronic products, TMQ Electronics, unveiled a wide a range of new equipment, autopilots and accessories at Seawork International this year. 29 Jun 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • CEDA Dredging Days 2015

    The CEDA Dredging Days conference and exhibition returns to the Ahoy Rotterdam on 5-6 November 2015 in conjunction with Europort 2015. 29 Jun 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • European Dredging Summit 2015

    ACI’s European Dredging Summit 2015 will take place in Antwerp, Belgium on 7 and 8 October 2015. 29 Jun 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Dutch expertise begets Indonesian newbuild

    Dutch expertise has contributed to Indonesia’s developing maritime industry in the shape of 'Barito Equator', a Damen 2500 trailing suction hopper dredger built at the country’s Steadfast Marine shipyard. 29 Jun 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Largest South African dredger launched

    Royal IHC has launched the 5,500m³ trailing suction hopper dredger Ilembe from its shipyard at Kinderdijk in the Netherlands. The dredger is being built for Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA), the national port authority of South Africa. 29 Jun 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Hybrid Marine Power & Propulsion Conference

    The first international ‘Hybrid Marine Power & Propulsion Conference’ is being held at the RNLI Lifeboat College, Poole UK from 6 to 8 October 2015. 29 Jun 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • DEME in €1.67bn Singapore contract

    The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) and the Dredging International Asia Pacific-Daelim Joint Venture (DDJV) have signed a contract for the Tuas Terminal Phase 1 reclamation, wharf construction and dredging project. 26 Jun 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Boskalis maintains positive outlook

    Royal Boskalis Westminster had a good first quarter of 2015, reporting increased revenue compared to the same period in 2014. Revenue was stable when adjusted for acquisitions, divestments and currency effects. 26 Jun 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Sand supply for Dutch motorway works

    The Directorate General of Public Works (Rijkswaterstaat) in the Netherlands has awarded the project to improve the Hoevelaken motorway interchange to the A1/28 joint venture established by the Royal BAM Group and Van Oord. 26 Jun 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • German HVDC connection commissioned

    Prysmian Group has successfully commissioned the High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) offshore grid connection project, HelWin2, off the North Sea coast of Germany in a contract with the Dutch-German transmission system operator TenneT. 26 Jun 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Golden Arrow hits home at Seawork

    The UK's Golden Arrow Marine says its had its most successful year yet at Seawork International, largely helped by the new Moteurs Baudouin M26.3 common rail fully electronic diesel engine, making its UK debut at the show. 25 Jun 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Seiche acquisition

    Seiche Ltd has announced its recent acquisition of Ashridge Engineering Ltd. Seiche Ltd specialises in the design, development and manufacture of Underwater Acoustic Solutions for the oil and gas and renewable energy industries. 25 Jun 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Hybrid awards

    The winners of the second annual Electric & Hybrid Marine Awards have been announced at a ceremony hosted at Electric & Hybrid Marine World Expo in Amsterdam. 25 Jun 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Self righting lifeboats for the Netherlands Antilles

    The Royal Netherlands Lifeboat Organization (KNRM) and the Citizens Rescue Organization (CITRO) of Curacao in the Netherlands Antilles, have taken their new self righting rescue craft into service. 25 Jun 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Small diameter tube bender

    Tube bending machine specialist Unison has launched what it believes is a new category of tube bending machine designed to substantially lower the cost and skill level required to produce precision tubular parts in small volumes. 25 Jun 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Revised rules for offshore cranes

    Classicisation society RINA is launching revised rules for offshore cranes and new standards for cranes that will be used for transhipment of bulk cargoes at sea. 25 Jun 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • 5 gigawatt milestone

    RenewableUK, the trade association for the wind and marine energy industries, has recently highlighted the fact that the UK’s offshore wind capacity has surpassed five gigawatts (GW), a significant milestone in the sector. 25 Jun 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Thames Garden Bridge project

    An innovative anti-microbial copper-nickel alloy will be used to clad the new Thames Garden Bridge over the Thames in London, not only making it look good but also helping to prevent fouling and corrosion in a marine environment. 25 Jun 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Ocean Signal lights up Seawork

    Long term Seawork exhibitor Ocean Signal, launched a new signal distress flare at the exhibition this year which it said is the smallest and most powerful on the market. 25 Jun 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • The Hydrographic Society UK elects new chairman

    Ian Holden, currently Project Surveyor with DOF Subsea in Aberdeen, has been elected Chairman of The Hydrographic Society UK (THS UK) in succession to David Parker, the UKHO’s Hydrography Manager with particular responsibility for its Civil Hydrography Programme (CHP). 25 Jun 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Survey for world’s longest HVDC route

    MMT of Sweden is to carry out bathymetric and geophysical mapping as part of the world’s longest HVDC (High Voltage Direct Current) route survey between Iceland and the UK. 25 Jun 2015 - Maritime Journal