Halifax Shipyard celebrates handover of HMCS Fredericton

Halifax Shipyard celebrates handover of HMCS Fredericton

Friday (Oct 12), Halifax Shipyard celebrated the handover of Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) Fredericton to the Royal Canadian Navy following the completion of an extensive docking work period. The docking work …
Oct 15, 2018 /  Naval
Wärtsilä and Royal Caribbean extend their partnership to 2028

Wärtsilä and Royal Caribbean extend their partnership to 2028

The marine and cruise industry is moving more and more toward long-term partnerships. Wärtsilä and Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. are leading the way by strengthening their long-term cooperation and extending …
Oct 5, 2018 /  Curious
HMCS Montreal arrives at Halifax Shipyard for docking work period

HMCS Montreal arrives at Halifax Shipyard for docking work period

The Royal Canadian Navy’s Halifax-class frigate, Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) Montreal, arrived at Halifax Shipyard Monday for a 53-week docking work period (DWP) that includes routine maintenance and …
Aug 15, 2018 /  Naval
Wärtsilä’s divers enable operators to avoid unscheduled dry-dockings

Wärtsilä’s divers enable operators to avoid unscheduled dry-dockings

Vessels’ repair needs do not always match with planned maintenance schedules. With specialist underwater teams, no vessel is far from fast, high-quality repair and refurbishment that enable operators to avoid the …
Aug 6, 2018 /  Curious
Wärtsilä to provide optimised maintenance for a complete fuel gas handling system for Viking Grace

Wärtsilä to provide optimised maintenance for a complete fuel gas handling system for Viking Grace

The technology group Wärtsilä and Viking Line, a Finnish ferry company, have signed an Optimised Maintenance agreement for the Wärtsilä LNGPac system onboard passenger ferry Viking Grace (see …
Apr 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Maintenance dredging at Australia’s Port of Weipa

Maintenance dredging at Australia’s Port of Weipa

NORTH Queensland Bulk Ports Corporation (NQBP) will soon begin maintenance dredging at the Port of Weipa. Dredge vessel TSHD Brisbane will work within the port’s south channel and inner harbour between 5 April and …
Mar 29, 2018 /  Curious
Wärtsilä to ensure the continuous operations of Hidrovias Group’s pusher tugs in South American rivers

Wärtsilä to ensure the continuous operations of Hidrovias Group’s pusher tugs in South American rivers

The technology group Wärtsilä and Girocantex Uruguay, a subsidiary of Hidrovias Group, have signed a 5-year Optimised Maintenance agreement on the fleet of eight pusher tugs operating in the challenging rivers …
Mar 23, 2018 /  Curious
Wärtsilä and Crowley extend maintenance agreement for 11 articulated tug barges

Wärtsilä and Crowley extend maintenance agreement for 11 articulated tug barges

The technology group Wärtsilä and Crowley Petroleum Services are continuing their co-operation by extending and expanding their maintenance agreement for 11 articulated tug barges (ATBs) owned and operated by …
Mar 21, 2018 /  Vessels
NorSea Group and Wilhelmsen wins maintenance contract in offshore wind

NorSea Group and Wilhelmsen wins maintenance contract in offshore wind

NSG Wind and Wilhelmsen Ship Management have together won a five-year frame agreement with TenneT, a leading European electricity transmission system operator. NSG Wind and Wilhelmsen Ship Management have secured a …
Feb 21, 2018 /  Vessels
Wärtsilä and Maersk Drilling create a joint 25-year strategy for thruster services to increase uptime and reduce costs

Wärtsilä and Maersk Drilling create a joint 25-year strategy for thruster services to increase uptime and reduce costs

The technology group Wärtsilä and the global drilling contractor Maersk Drilling have joined forces in a unique co-operation to create a 25-year thruster maintenance strategy for Maersk’s three …
Feb 20, 2018 /  Vessels