Dryships Inc. announces acquisition of 100% of Heidmar Inc

Dryships Inc. announces acquisition of 100% of Heidmar Inc

DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ:DRYS) (DryShips), a diversified owner and operator of ocean-going cargo vessels, yesterday announced it has completed the acquisition of 100% of the issued and outstanding shares of Heidmar Inc. …
Jun 11, 2019 /  Curious
The Danish Maritime Authority launches a pilot project on digital certificates for seafarers

The Danish Maritime Authority launches a pilot project on digital certificates for seafarers

Today, MUMBAI MÆRSK heads out from the Port of Aarhus for destinations in Europe, Africa and Asia with crew certificates that are entirely digital instead of traditional paper certificates. This is simpler, faster …
May 30, 2019 /  Vessels
The Danish Maritime Authority supports development of safe electric ferries

The Danish Maritime Authority supports development of safe electric ferries

Electric ferries are in rapid development, and the Danish Maritime Authority (DMA) is actively engaged in ensuring that safety is part of the innovative efforts taking place in Blue Denmark. The DMA is working in a …
Jan 25, 2019 /  Curious
Norway’s new mothership - HNoMS Maud will support surface vessels and subs at sea worldwide

Norway’s new mothership - HNoMS Maud will support surface vessels and subs at sea worldwide

Norway’s new mothership - HNoMS Maud will support surface vessels and subs at sea worldwide. The design is based on BMT’s scalable AEGIR platform and provides global task force support from one multi-role …
Dec 10, 2018 /  Naval
FSL Trust announces Heidmar’s Sigma Pool agreement for two vessels

FSL Trust announces Heidmar’s Sigma Pool agreement for two vessels

FSL Trust Management Pte. Ltd. (FSLTM), as trustee-manager of First Ship Lease Trust (FSL Trust), announces a new pool agreement for the two LR2 vessels, 2006 built and each 109,672 DWT, FSL Piraeus (ex-Torm Margrethe) …
Aug 2, 2018 /  Vessels
LMG Marin to design the Jan Mayen Class Coast Guard Vessels

LMG Marin to design the Jan Mayen Class Coast Guard Vessels

LMG Marin announced on Tuesday that the Norwegian Defence Materiel Agency (NDMA) has placed an order for a series of three Jan Mayen Class Coast Guard vessels of LMG Marin design. The ships will be built by VARD …
Jun 28, 2018 /  Naval
VARD secures contract for three Coast Guard Vessels for the Norwegian Materiel Agency

VARD secures contract for three Coast Guard Vessels for the Norwegian Materiel Agency

VARD announced earlier today a new contract for the construction of three coast guard vessels for the Norwegian Defence Materiel Agency (NDMA) in Norway. The value of the contract exceeds NOK 5 billion. The Norwegian …
Jun 25, 2018 /  Naval
Historic growth in Danish shipping registries continues

Historic growth in Danish shipping registries continues

Another 11 ships from TORM and NORDEN will fly the Danish flag soon. This builds on the historic milestone when Danish shipping registries recently reached 20 mio. BT. and are the fastest growing registers in the …
Jun 1, 2018 /  Curious
A digital twin to develop Blue Denmark

A digital twin to develop Blue Denmark

DMA’s has prepared a report on “the digital twin”; a digital twin presents a ship digitally throughout its lifetime. Imagine having access to every bit of information on your ship – from engine …
Mar 20, 2018 /  Curious
PSC campaign focusing on safety of navigation

PSC campaign focusing on safety of navigation

The two major Port State Control regimes – Paris MoU and Tokyo MoU – will focus especially on navigational safety in a so-called Concentrated Inspection Campaign (CIC) which will take place from 1 September …
Sep 4, 2017 /  Curious