Rolls-Royce and Finferries demonstrate world’s first Fully Autonomous Ferry

Rolls-Royce and Finferries demonstrate world’s first Fully Autonomous Ferry

Rolls-Royce and Finnish state-owned ferry operator Finferries have today successfully demonstrated the world’s first fully autonomous ferry in the archipelago south of the city of Turku, Finland. The car ferry …
Dec 3, 2018 /  Vessels
TEN, Ltd Announces 24th Long-Term Charter Year-to-Date

TEN, Ltd Announces 24th Long-Term Charter Year-to-Date

Tsakos Energy Navigation Ltd (TEN) (NYSE:TNP) today announced the charter with profit sharing provisions of one suezmax tanker for 18 months to a major oil concern. This increases the number of vessels fixed on secured …
Nov 26, 2018 /  Vessels
Langh Tech delivers scrubber systems for the Greek market

Langh Tech delivers scrubber systems for the Greek market

Langh Tech has secured a large deal in Greece for the delivery of 10 shipset scrubber systems for Bulk Carriers and Product Tankers. Shipping companies Marmaras Navigation and Delta Tankers, owned by Mr. Diamantides, …
Nov 15, 2018 /  Vessels
NYK Introduces Advanced, Next-generation Ship’s Bridge to Improve Navigation and Reduce Marine Accidents

NYK Introduces Advanced, Next-generation Ship’s Bridge to Improve Navigation and Reduce Marine Accidents

NYK has completed a new concept for a ship's bridge and employed it on a large containership currently being managed by the NYK Group. The new bridge concept has been given the name “Integrated information and …
Sep 27, 2018 /  Vessels
ABB and Raytheon Anschütz bring the benefits of electric, digital and connected bridge to Ritz-Carlton

ABB and Raytheon Anschütz bring the benefits of electric, digital and connected bridge to Ritz-Carlton

Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection’s first “anti-cruise” luxury vessel (see also CruiseMapper) will benefit from a full integration of ABB’s propulsion, automation and dynamic positioning package with …
Sep 26, 2018 /  Cruise
FURUNO, Cosco Shipping Technology and HEISEI TRADING Establish Joint Venture to Develop the Maritime Business in China

FURUNO, Cosco Shipping Technology and HEISEI TRADING Establish Joint Venture to Develop the Maritime Business in China

FURUNO ELECTRIC CO., LTD. announced yesterday that on 10th of September, FURUNO, COSCO SHIPPING Technology (CS Tech) which is a group company of China COSCO Shipping Corporation Limited, and HEISEI TRADING CO., LTD …
Sep 13, 2018 /  Curious
Rolls-Royce and MOL verify enhanced navigational safety with Intelligent Awareness tests aboard passenger ferry

Rolls-Royce and MOL verify enhanced navigational safety with Intelligent Awareness tests aboard passenger ferry

The capacity for Intelligent Awareness and machine learning technologies to significantly improve navigational safety has been verified by Rolls-Royce and Japanese shipping company Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL), …
Sep 11, 2018 /  Curious
Gulf Navigation Holding upgrades its fleet to meet new IMO standards

Gulf Navigation Holding upgrades its fleet to meet new IMO standards

Upgrading the ships with state-of-the-art technologies reduces the company’s operational expenses by over 5% and enables its fleet to compete globally by entering EU and US markets Gulf Navigation Holding (PJSC), …
Aug 15, 2018 /  Curious
Bilfinger Secures Scrubber Orders Worth Millions from Maritime Shippers

Bilfinger Secures Scrubber Orders Worth Millions from Maritime Shippers

Freighters and tankers to be fitted with flue-gas scrubbers Contracts with a value in excess of 40 million euros Scrubber technology has huge market potential The industrial services provider Bilfinger is …
Aug 14, 2018 /  Curious
CNCo expands North America presence with new office in Vancouver

CNCo expands North America presence with new office in Vancouver

The China Navigation Company (CNCo), celebrated the official opening of its new branch office in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, on 9 August 2018. Caption: CNCo Vancouver opening ceremony   The …
Aug 13, 2018 /  Vessels