British innovation prominent across the DAME Design Awards 2016

British innovation prominent across the DAME Design Awards 2016

After accounting for over a quarter of the entrants shortlisted for what was a record year for nominations of the DAME Design Awards 2016, British businesses were rewarded Tuesday (15 November 2016) seeing their latest …
Nov 17, 2016 /  Curious
Boskalis Wins Innovation Award With Multi-Purpose Vessels NDEAVOR And NDURANCE

Boskalis Wins Innovation Award With Multi-Purpose Vessels NDEAVOR And NDURANCE

The Boskalis multi-purpose vessels Ndeavor and Ndurance won the Innovation Award in the category 'Dredging Support Vessel' Thursday evening (Nov10), during the IHS DPC Innovation Awards ceremony in …
Nov 14, 2016 /  Vessels
DEME and Royal IHC win DPC Innovation Award for world’s first LNG powered dredging vessels

DEME and Royal IHC win DPC Innovation Award for world’s first LNG powered dredging vessels

DEME and Royal IHC have been awarded a DPC Innovation Award for the world’s first liquefied natural gas (LNG)-powered Trailing Suction Hopper Dredgers (TSHD). The DPC (Dredging and Port Construction) …
Nov 11, 2016 /  Vessels
World’s first dual-fuel engine for large high-speed vessels presented as part of the GAINN4SHIP INNOVATION Project

World’s first dual-fuel engine for large high-speed vessels presented as part of the GAINN4SHIP INNOVATION Project

Thursday (Oct 27, 2016), in the Navantia facilities in Cartagena (Murcia), an event was held to present the adaptation of a CATERPILLAR 3618 propulsion engine to run on both natural gas (LNG) and diesel. The retrofit was …
Oct 28, 2016 /  Vessels
APL Wins Lloyd's List Asia's 'Technology and Systems Innovation' Award 2016

APL Wins Lloyd's List Asia's 'Technology and Systems Innovation' Award 2016

APL has won the ‘Technology and Systems Innovation’ Award at the Lloyd’s List Asia Awards 2016 on 20 October, in Singapore. The Award recognises APL’s first-of-its-kind interactive …
Oct 21, 2016 /  Curious
Bahri Relying On Big Data To Drive Growth And Transform Maritime Industry Dynamics

Bahri Relying On Big Data To Drive Growth And Transform Maritime Industry Dynamics

Identifying Big Data as the next frontier for sustainable business growth in the maritime industry, Bahri, a global leader in logistics and transportation, has rolled out a series of initiatives aimed at harnessing the …
Sep 2, 2016 /  Curious
Innovative Ship From ULSTEIN VERFT Starts Work In Offshore Wind Service (Video)

Innovative Ship From ULSTEIN VERFT Starts Work In Offshore Wind Service (Video)

The X-STERN innovation, introduced at ONS2014, has become reality. The ‘Windea La Cour’ is soon to be taken in use at the Gemini offshore wind farm. At sea trial, the vessel proved a max speed going astern …
Aug 30, 2016 /  Vessels
CMA CGM develops AQUAVIVA, a new generation of containers to transport live lobsters (Video)

CMA CGM develops AQUAVIVA, a new generation of containers to transport live lobsters (Video)

The CMA CGM Group launches AQUAVIVA, a new generation of containers which allows for the safe carriage of live lobsters in their original water in conditions maintaining their natural habitat. The development of …
Apr 26, 2016 /  Curious
World record holding Wärtsilä 31 engine wins European Marine Engineering Conference award

World record holding Wärtsilä 31 engine wins European Marine Engineering Conference award

The Wärtsilä 31 engine, which has been recognised by Guinness World Records as being the world’s most efficient 4-stroke diesel engine, has won yet another award. At the European Marine Engineering …
Apr 15, 2016 /  Curious
Fleet Xpress successfully trialled in Antarctic waters

Fleet Xpress successfully trialled in Antarctic waters

Inmarsat together with Global Marine Networks and Network Innovations, has successfully trialled Fleet Xpress in Antarctic waters, installed on board the adventure cruise ship Ocean Nova. The service delivered …
Feb 23, 2016 /  Curious