Computational Fluid Dynamics

Over just the past fifteen years, the use of Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) has become mainstream in ship design.

Germany: Allianz Report Highlights New Marine Risks

Germany - Allianz Report Highlights New Marine Risks

Despite greatly improved safety records in the century since Titanic, the maritime industry faces new challenges ...

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India: Fire Breaks Out on Board Tanker ‘Royal ...

  The Times of India reports that a fire broke out on Saturday, March 24, on board of Korean 9500 DWT chemical ...

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New Zealand: Barge Smith Borneo Recommences Salvage ...

New Zealand - Barge Smith Borneo Recommence Salvage Operations on Rena

Following recent deterioration of the front and rear sections of the wreck due to heavy weather Maritime New ...

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Australia: Incat Crowther Announces Launch of New ...

Australia - Incat Crowther Announces Launch of New Catamaran Ferry

Incat Crowther announced the launch of 24m catamaran ferry Freedom Sovereign. Launched by Aluminium Marine in ...

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Latvian Shipping Company Publishes Chartering Rates of ...

  For the first time, JSC Latvian Shipping Company (LSC) has published the chartering rates achieved by the ...

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Italy: SMIT Salvage Completes Fuel Removal from Costa ...

Italy - SMIT Salvage Completes Fuel Removal from Costa Concordia

On Saturday morning, CET SMIT Salvage successfully completed its assignment on the removal of fuel from the Costa ...

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Two French Warships Join EUNAVFOR’s ...

Two French Warships Join EUNAVFOR's Counter-Piracy Mission in Gulf of Aden

As of 23 March 2012 the Counter-Piracy force of the European Union (EUNAVFOR) which normally includes between 4 and ...

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Fairmount Fuji Assists Drillship Stena Forth in South Africa

Fairmount Fuji Assists Drillship Stena Forth in South Africa

Fairmount Marine’s multipurpose support vessel Fairmount Fuji has assisted drillship Stena Forth, owned by Swedish ...

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UK: FTSE Group Selects NYK for FTSE4Good Index

UK - FTSE Group Selects NYK for FTSE4Good Index

  NYK was recently selected for the UK-based FTSE Group’s FTSE4Good Index, a major socially responsible ...

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Two Ships Collide in Dover Strait

Two ships on passage in the Dover Strait collided in poor visibility yesterday morning. The ‘Gas Arctic,’ LPG ...

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NSCSA Inks Transport Contract with Qatar Aluminium Company

NSCSA Inks Transport Contract with Qatar Aluminium Company-

Engr. Saleh Al-Jasser, Chief Executive Officer of The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia “NSCSA”, announced ...

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The Netherlands: MT Eras Joins North Sea Tankers Fleet

  North Sea Tankers BV announced, on March 13,  that M/T Eras (5,717 dwt) will join NST’s fleet as of mid ...

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UK: Dalby Offshore Buys Two Transfer Vessels from ...

UK - Dalby Offshore Buys Two Transfer Vessels from Alicat Workboats

Following exhaustive evaluation and various sea trials, Dalby Offshore Renewables have purchased two new crew ...

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Grimaldi Launches New Maritime Service Between Italy ...

Grimaldi Launches New Maritime Service Between Italy and Greece

The Grimaldi Group, world leader in ro/ro transport, announces an important initiative: as from the 11th of April a ...

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EU Confirmes Intention to Extend Counter-Piracy Mission ...

  On Friday 23 March 2012 the Council of the European Union confirmed its intention to extend the EU Naval ...

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Norway: Lunding Charters LNG Powered Supply Vessel ...

Norway - Lunding Charters LNG Powered Supply Vessel 'Viking Prince'

Eidesvik has entered into an agreement with Lunding Norway for chartering of the LNG powered supply vessel Viking ...

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New Zealand: Svitzer Salvors Examine Damage on Rena ...

New Zealand - Svitzer Salvors Examine Damage on Rena Wreck Caused by Heavy Weather

A full team of 16 Svitzer salvors are on board Rena today, examining the damage resulting from Wednesday ...

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NYK-HINODE Line Wins Transportation Contract for ...

NYK-HINODE Line Wins Ocean Transportation of Module Cargo to Ichthys LNG Project, Australia

NYK-HINODE LINE, LTD. has been awarded the ocean carriage for module contract by JKC Joint Venture (JKC J/V) formed ...

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China: Shenzhen Xunlong Shipping Receives New Catamaran Ferry

China - Shenzhen Xunlong Shipping Receives New Catamaran Ferry

On March 21st the 34m long vessel, co-designed and built by Afai Southern shipyard for Shenzhen Xunlong Shipping ...

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UK: Admiralty Launches Global ECDIS Training Initiative

UK - Admiralty Launches Global ECDIS Training Initiative

Admiralty today announced the launch of a global promotion, sponsoring 100 bridge officers to undertake ...

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Greece: Capital Product Partners Announces Employment ...

Greece - Capital Product Partners Announces Employment of Two Vessels

Capital Product Partners L.P. today announced that it secured employment for the M/T ‘Miltiadis M II’ ...

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WSS Middle East Wins World Cargo Alliance Award

WSS Middle East Wins World Cargo Alliance Award

Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) has won the prestigious title of ‘Best Partner 2011 – Middle East’, which was ...

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Norway: Kongsberg Receives DNV Class A Approval for Its ...

Norway - Kongsberg Receives DNV Class A Approval for Its Cargo Handling Simulators

Certificates awarded to KONGSBERG liquid cargo handling training simulators. Kongsberg Maritime’s Neptune ...

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Government Intends to Create Growth and Employment in ...

Government Intends to Create Growth and Employment in The Blue Denmark

Today, the Minister for Business and Growth, the Minister for the Environment and the Minister for Science, ...

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New Zealand: Heavy Weather Causes Further Deterioration ...

New Zealand - Heavy Weather Causes Further Deterioration of Rena

Maritime New Zealand is continuing to closely monitor the condition of the Rena, following recent deterioration of ...

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Norway Based Eitzen Maritime Wins USD 12 Million ...

Norway Based Eitzen Maritime Wins USD 12 Million Military Contract

Eitzen Maritime Services ASA (EMS) today announced that the Company has been awarded a USD 12 million order from ...

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Norway: Havila Shipping Enters New Charter Contracts ...

Norway - Havila Shipping Enters New Charter Contracts with Petrobras and Statoil

Havila Shipping has entered into an agreement with Petrobras, Brazil for the PSV vessel Havila Fortress. The ...

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