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    Successful trial of 100% bio diesel on board CTV

    2021-12-03T11:12:00Z

    As part of a programme of activity working towards carbon neutrality, Tidal Transit has fully tested a MAN V12 diesel engine using 100% renewable fuel on board a crew transfer vessel.

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    Cowes adopts carbon management plan

    2021-12-02T12:04:00Z

    Cowes Harbour Commission (CHC) on the Isle of Wight, UK, has adopted the Carbon Management Plan developed by technical and commercial facilitator of long-term maritime sustainability, Cedar Marine.

  • Huisman 2000mt leg encircling crane
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    Big cranes for big turbines

    2021-12-01T16:33:00Z

    Huisman has been awarded a contract from COSCO Shipping (Qidong) Offshore Co., Ltd. for the design and construction of two >2,000mt Leg Encircling Cranes.

  • BW Ideol has signed an agreement to acquire a 5% ownership in the 30MW EOLMED floating wind pilot project
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    Key French floating wind acquisition

    2021-12-01T16:23:00Z

    French renewables key player BW Ideol has signed an agreement to acquire a 5% ownership in the 30MW EolMed floating wind pilot project in the French Mediterranean.  

  • The Copernicus Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich satellite has just completed 12 months of intensive in-orbit testing
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    Critical access to sea rise data

    2021-12-01T14:49:00Z

    Critical data on sea level rise is now available courtesy of a unique European-American satellite ocean altimetry mission.

  • The AutoNaut is a tiny remote operated satellite guided vessel
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    Zero carbon uncrewed boat

    2021-12-01T13:51:00Z

    A 5m zero-carbon uncrewed vessel has returned from 16 weeks in the Atlantic where it has been gathering surface current data.

  • Indonesia is blessed with vast tidal energy resources
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    Scottish know-how could help harvest Indonesia’s vast tidal resources

    2021-11-30T16:38:00Z

    UK tidal energy developer Nova Innovation has won funding that could deliver the first ever tidal turbine array in Indonesia.

  • 'Rotra Mare' will be extended by 20.6m
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    Major chop job for ‘MS Rotra Mare’

    2021-11-30T16:21:00Z

    Commissioned by Amasus Shipping, Holland Shipyards Group is currently working on a lengthening conversion of offshore wind transport vessel MS Rotra Mare in collaboration with Niestern Sander.

  • Ring Vampire is starting its journey as a commercial and tactical platform
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    New tactical RIB is a Who’s Who of cutting edge European commercial marine players

    2021-11-30T15:49:00Z

    Built by UK RIB builders Ring Powercraft the new ‘Vampire’ is a collaboration project to create a Rapid Deployment Transporter on a fully modular RIB platform.

  • Steisdal TetraSpar under tow
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    Offshore wind and fishing roadmap

    2021-11-30T12:46:00Z

    There’s a new roadmap for constructive interaction between Scotland’s fishing and floating offshore wind industries.

  • OneLearn Global’s latest maritime course is on mooring vessels
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    Mooring vessels safely

    2021-11-29T13:13:00Z

    Crew safety is at the heart of a new online mooring vessels course.

  • The naming ceremony for Herman Sr’s Brutus has taken place at Hardinxveld
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    Tugs delivery and order round-up

    2021-11-29T11:34:00Z

    This month sees four tug deliveries and orders for a further six vessels of interest to report along with news of a new tug design from OSD-IMT.

  • ABS' new notation guide covers multiple vessel types, including tugs
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    ABS remote control notation examined

    2021-11-29T11:24:00Z

    Keppel Offshore & Marine’s tug Maju 510 is the world’s first tug to receive ABS’s Remote Control Navigation Notation allowing a look at the classification society’s guide for such.

  • 'RT Imperieuse' is heading to Port Hedland
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    New Kotug Rotortugs for Australia

    2021-11-29T11:15:00Z

    Rotterdam-based towage provider Kotug has strengthened its shiphandling operation at Port Hedland, Australia with the arrival of two new ART80-32 Rotortugs.

  • Schottel is enhancing its service offering
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    Schottel enhances service provision in Canada

    2021-11-29T11:09:00Z

    Schottel’s US and Canadian arms have joined forces with two Canadian companies to enhance support provision for the increasing local fleet of Schottel-propelled vessels.

  • Smit Salvage can call on Boskalis-owned tugs (Photo-Peter Barker)
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    A whirlwind of work for Smit Salvage

    2021-11-25T12:15:00Z

    Smit Salvage has reported an exceptionally busy period including assisting vessels caught up in a hurricane in the US and grounded ships in West Africa.

  • The HaiSea Marine three vessel order is Corvus' 500th reference (Corvus Energy)
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    Tug battery order marks Corvus’ 500th project

    2021-11-25T11:32:00Z

    Corvus Energy has revealed that its order for batteries for three zero-emission tugs under construction at Sanmar Shipyards will be its 500th project order.

  • Svitzer will provide towage services to the Royal Australian Navy (Svitzer)
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    Australian naval contract heads to Svitzer

    2021-11-25T11:27:00Z

    Svitzer Australia has won a long-term contract to provide towage and associated services to the Royal Australian Navy.

  • 'Freyja' heads home to Iceland (Photo- Peter Barker)
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    TOWLINES

    2021-11-25T11:14:00Z

    The Icelandic Coast Guard’s emergency response fleet has been enhanced with the addition of a powerful anchor handling tug supply vessel previously employed in the offshore oil industry.

  • Dunes
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    Dynamic dunes study

    2021-11-25T09:54:00Z

    A study to help offshore wind farm development has found underwater dunes in the Dunkirk area of France are very dynamic.