MOL Group to Launch Demonstration Test of Mooring Rope with built-in Sensor, Rope Status Monitoring System

MOL Group to Launch Demonstration Test of Mooring Rope with built-in Sensor, Rope Status Monitoring System

Aiming for Safe, Stress-free Cargo Handling TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) yesterday (Mar 11) announced that, in partnership with MOL Coastal Shipping, Ltd., and MOL Information Systems, Ltd., it will start a …
Mar 12, 2019 /  Curious
ABS Recognizes GE's SeaStream* Insight Data-Driven Techniques for Marine and Drilling Equipment Maintenance and Class Surveys

ABS Recognizes GE's SeaStream* Insight Data-Driven Techniques for Marine and Drilling Equipment Maintenance and Class Surveys

ABS awarded GE Service Provider recognition for GE’s Marine Solutions’ SeaStream* Insight—a data analytics-informed solution that provides health and performance monitoring of rig equipment via a …
Nov 30, 2018 /  Curious
Equinor signs contract for improved recovery at Johan Castberg

Equinor signs contract for improved recovery at Johan Castberg

Digital technology developed in Norway will help improve recovery from the Johan Castberg field in the Barents Sea. Equinor has awarded Alcatel Submarine Networks a contract for permanent reservoir monitoring (PRM), …
Sep 4, 2018 /  Curious
NYK Group Develops Diagnostic Tool that Analyzes Sounds to Prevent Machinery Failure

NYK Group Develops Diagnostic Tool that Analyzes Sounds to Prevent Machinery Failure

NYK and MTI Co. Ltd. have jointly developed a diagnostic tool that records, visualizes, and analyzes the operational sounds of a vessel’s engine plant. The tool is one of the group’s big data initiatives to …
Feb 23, 2018 /  Vessels
CMA CGM and VPS successful collaboration in monitoring marine fuel delivery via Mass Flow Meter

CMA CGM and VPS successful collaboration in monitoring marine fuel delivery via Mass Flow Meter

Towards the end of 2016, in anticipation of the mandatory use of mass flow meter technology for the delivery of marine fuels in the port of Singapore, CMA CGM and Veritas Petroleum Services (VPS) combined their mutual …
Feb 9, 2018 /  Curious
Digitalization of BOURBON’s vessel operations: Strategic partnership with Bureau Veritas

Digitalization of BOURBON’s vessel operations: Strategic partnership with Bureau Veritas

This partnership is part of BOURBON’s Smart shipping program, which seeks to optimize safety and reliability of vessels operations at optimum costs First application of the partnership will be real-time …
Jan 11, 2018 /  Curious
BMT and MSI in Joint Alexandroupolis FSRU Terminal Project Award

BMT and MSI in Joint Alexandroupolis FSRU Terminal Project Award

BMT and Metocean Services International (MSI) have been jointly awarded a contract by Gastrade to deploy an Environmental Monitoring System (EMS) and develop metocean criteria to be utilised for the design of the …
Jan 10, 2018 /  Vessels
WWL ASA fleet ready for new CO2 regulations

WWL ASA fleet ready for new CO2 regulations

Wallenius Wilhelmsen group has received class approval for its MRV plans across its fleet and will, therefore, be compliant when the new regulation takes effect from January 1, 2018. The MRV Regulation (Monitoring, …
Dec 6, 2017 /  Curious
MOL Joins Research Project on Use of Vibrating Sensors to Detect Abnormalities in Rotary Machineries

MOL Joins Research Project on Use of Vibrating Sensors to Detect Abnormalities in Rotary Machineries

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) yesterday announced plans to work with Asahi Kasei Engineering Corporation (AEC) on a project to verify predictive detection of abnormalities in marine rotary machineries using vibrating …
Nov 9, 2017 /  Curious
EMSA launches a monitoring, reporting and verification system to help reduce CO2 emissions from shipping at EU level

EMSA launches a monitoring, reporting and verification system to help reduce CO2 emissions from shipping at EU level

THETIS-MRV went live Monday (Aug 7) marking the first of several steps in the EU’s efforts to include the maritime transport sector in its overall policy to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The system will enable …
Aug 10, 2017 /  Curious