Bakker Sliedrecht sees business from fishing industry increase again

Bakker Sliedrecht sees business from fishing industry increase again

By upgrading the fishing winch installation of four fishing vessels, Bakker Sliedrecht is re-establishing its name as an electrical drive specialist in the fishing industry. After replacing the outdated and often …
May 16, 2019 /  Curious
Ten crew members rescued from sunken fishing vessel in West Coast

Ten crew members rescued from sunken fishing vessel in West Coast

Ten crew members rescued from sunken fishing vessel in West Coast. SAMSA launches an investigation into the incident. The South African Maritime Safety Authority has confirmed the sinking of a fishing vessel off the …
Feb 19, 2019 /  All
US Coast Guard assists in rescue of five people from sunken vessel near Dutch Harbor

US Coast Guard assists in rescue of five people from sunken vessel near Dutch Harbor

Two Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak helicopter aircrews searched and assisted the good Samaritan fishing vessel Kona Kai with locating five people in a life raft from the sunken commercial fishing vessel Pacific 1, …
Feb 18, 2019 /  Accidents
SAMSA launches a probe into deadly vessel fire at port of Durban

SAMSA launches a probe into deadly vessel fire at port of Durban

The South African Maritime Safety Authority (SAMSA) has confirmed launch of an investigation into the incident of a vessel that caught on fire in Durban on Thursday and in which there were several casualties. SAMSA …
Feb 15, 2019 /  Vessels
Wärtsilä ship design chosen for state-of-the-art fishing vessel

Wärtsilä ship design chosen for state-of-the-art fishing vessel

The technology group Wärtsilä will provide the ship design, as well as the main engine and other propulsion equipment, for a new state-of-the-art fishing vessel. The ship will be built at the Balenciaga …
Jan 22, 2019 /  Vessels
Rolls-Royce to deliver ship design and equipment to a new fishing vessel

Rolls-Royce to deliver ship design and equipment to a new fishing vessel

Rolls-Royce has signed a contract to deliver ship design and an extensive range of equipment to a 70-metre long stern trawler to be built for Engenes fiskeriselskap AS, based in Troms county, northern Norway. This …
Jan 2, 2019 /  Vessels
Danish shipyard orders large equipment package from Rolls-Royce

Danish shipyard orders large equipment package from Rolls-Royce

The Danish yard Karstensens Skibsværft is set build and design two new vessels for trawl and purse seine fishing ordered by two Icelandic ship-owning companies. Rolls-Royce Commercial Marine has been selected to …
Nov 12, 2018 /  Vessels
Rolls-Royce signs largest ever fishing vessel contract

Rolls-Royce signs largest ever fishing vessel contract

Rolls-Royce Marine has signed a contract with Thoma-Sea Marine Constructors, L.L.C. in Louisiana, USA, for the development of a state-of-the-art pelagic trawler. The 100 meter-long vessel is to be built for the Seattle …
Jun 12, 2018 /  Vessels
Rolls-Royce to design and power next-generation trawler for Prestfjord

Rolls-Royce to design and power next-generation trawler for Prestfjord

Rolls-Royce has received an extensive supply order from Spain’s Astilleros Gondan shipyard for the design, propulsion and auxiliary machinery systems for what has been dubbed one of world’s most advanced …
Jun 8, 2018 /  Vessels
Shell Marine launches new engine oil for use in high-speed diesel engines in the fishing and tug boat segments

Shell Marine launches new engine oil for use in high-speed diesel engines in the fishing and tug boat segments

Shell Marine is launching Shell Marine 40, an engine oil for use in high-speed diesel engines in the fishing and tug boat segments, to support and help enhance the performance of engines on board some of the hardest …
Jun 7, 2018 /  Curious