Wärtsilä launches SceneScan, the first targetless laser sensor for offshore wind farms

Wärtsilä launches SceneScan, the first targetless laser sensor for offshore wind farms

SceneScan Monopole is the first laser sensor developed for offshore wind farm applications where the need for installing fixed reflective targets is eliminated. This ground-breaking technology is designed to increase …
Nov 15, 2018 /  Curious
Diana Shipping signs time charter contract for mv Artemis with Ausca

Diana Shipping signs time charter contract for mv Artemis with Ausca

Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has entered into a time charter contract …
Sep 17, 2018 /  Vessels
Video: British Trawler ‘PETROL BOMBED’ by rival French Fishermen as Scallops War Intensifies

Video: British Trawler ‘PETROL BOMBED’ by rival French Fishermen as Scallops War Intensifies

Around 40 French boats reportedly surrounded British ships to try and stop them fishing in the Channel This is the dramatic moment a British trawler went up in flames after reportedly being petrol bombed by rival …
Aug 29, 2018 /  All
Russian Ship Detained in Port Elizabeth for Cargo of Illicit Arms

Russian Ship Detained in Port Elizabeth for Cargo of Illicit Arms

South African police have detained the Russian-owned freighter Lada after a tip-off about an allegedly illegal cargo of weaponry on board.  According to South African port operator Transnet, …
Aug 24, 2018 /  Curious
Contract award for Safe Scandinavia

Contract award for Safe Scandinavia

Prosafe has signed a contract with Aker BP ASA for the Safe Scandinavia to provide accommodation support at the Ula platform in the Norwegian sector of the North Sea. The firm duration of the contract commencing …
Jul 6, 2018 /  Vessels
Nor Lines New Customer for Titan LNG at the City Terminal Rotterdam

Nor Lines New Customer for Titan LNG at the City Terminal Rotterdam

Shipping company Nor Lines has allocated its two LNG (liquefied natural gas) powered multipurpose vessels to a bi-weekly (liner) service from the SCA terminal in Rotterdam to the Norwegian coast: The MV Kvitnos and the …
Jun 15, 2018 /  Vessels
Royal IHC delivers 4000 tonnes crane vessel GULLIVER to Scaldis

Royal IHC delivers 4000 tonnes crane vessel GULLIVER to Scaldis

On Friday 20 April, Royal IHC handed over the fully self-propelled DP2 crane vessel GULLIVER to Scaldis, a subsidiary of DEME, Jan de Nul and Herbosch-Kiere. IHC managed the complete scope of work including the design, …
Apr 26, 2018 /  Vessels
SAIPEM awarded new contracts in offshore drilling and offshore E&C worth approx USF190Mln in total

SAIPEM awarded new contracts in offshore drilling and offshore E&C worth approx USF190Mln in total

Saipem has been awarded new contracts in Offshore Drilling involving the sixth-generation semi-submersible rig Scarabeo 8, suitable for harsh environments. Drilling activities will take place offshore Norway, and will …
Apr 23, 2018 /  Curious
Sentinel Marine Welcomes Biscay Sentinel into Fleet

Sentinel Marine Welcomes Biscay Sentinel into Fleet

Sentinel Marine has taken delivery of the latest in our fleet of state-of-the-art multi-role emergency response and rescue vessels (ERRVs). The British-flagged vessel, measuring 62m in length, will be the seventh of our …
Mar 29, 2018 /  Vessels
Hamburg Süd to launch new services between West Coast South and Central America and Asia

Hamburg Süd to launch new services between West Coast South and Central America and Asia

Beginning in April, Hamburg Süd is launching a new service network between Asia and South America West Coast, Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean. Concealed behind the well-known service names ASPA and ASCA …
Jan 31, 2018 /  Vessels