Computational Fluid Dynamics

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

DNV: The World’s Fleet Composition Is Going to Change ...

The World’s Fleet Composition is Going to Change as We Head for 2020

DNV published Shipping 2020 this year to communicate the results of a comprehensive scenario studying exercise ...

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INTERVIEW: Lloyd’s Register Leads the Way in Increasing ...

INTERVIEW - Lloyd’s Register Leads the Way in Increasing Ship Efficiency

In view of the latest developments on the market concerning a dire need for increasing efficiency of ships, ...

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Maersk Tankers Sells 11 Handysize Vessels to Navigator Gas

  Maersk Tankers exits its Handygas segment by selling all 11 vessels to Navigator Gas. The divestment allows ...

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UK: BAE Systems, GORTT Settle on Disputed OPV Contract

BAE Systems, GORTT Settle on Disputed OPV Contract

Following the announcement on 21 September 2010 regarding the disputed Offshore Patrol Vessel contract with the ...

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China: CMA CGM MARCO POLO Deploys on Maiden Voyage

CMA CGM MARCO POLO Deploys on Maiden Voyage

CMA CGM Group announced that the CMA CGM MARCO POLO, the world’s largest containership, has begun its first voyage ...

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VIDEO: World’s Biggest Salvage Operation: Costa ...

World's Biggest Salvage Operation -Costa Concordia Refloating

The announced salvage operation of capsized Costa Concordia cruise ship is in the full swing. An American-owned ...

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Vessel Operating Costs Expected to Rise Over the Next ...

Vessel Operating Costs Expected to Rise Over the Next Two Years

Vessel operating costs are expected to rise by 3.0 per cent in both 2012 and 2013 according to a new survey by ...

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Damen Shipyards Galati Launches Nuclear Cargo Vessel ...

Damen Shipyards Galati Launches Nuclear Cargo Vessel 1600 (Romania)

On October 25th 2012, Damen Shipyards Galaţi (DSGa), member of Damen Shipyards Group, launches its hull number ...

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Compelling Vessel Propulsion Systems

Propulsion systems

Evolutionary vessel propulsion systems have proved their maturity upon successfully meeting challenges of ...

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2012 Market Energizing Prospect Offshore Vessels

2012 Market Energizing Prospect Offshore Vessels

Rising demand for considerably complex and highly-developed deepwater field undertakings results in greater, more ...

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2012 Maritime Environmentally and Economically ...

2012 Maritime Environmentally and Economically Optimized Solutions

Upon fostering the development and advancement of the Maritime Industry, it is of a striking importance to ensure ...

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Turkey: Larger Vessels to Impact on Mediterranean Port Growth

Turkey - Larger Vessels to Impact on Mediterranean Port Growth

Addressing the 4th Annual Med Freight Conference, APM Terminals Director of Port Investments for Europe and the ...

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Northern Sea Route Cargo Transportation Rises

Northern Sea Route Cargo Transportation Rises

This year the cargo transportation of the Northern Sea Route (NSR), a shipping lane from the Atlantic Ocean to the ...

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The Netherlands: First Container Service at Cobelfret ...

The Netherlands-First Container Service at Cobelfret Terminal

Cobelfret is expanding the schedule of its Radicatel (Rouen)-Dublin container service with calls at the port of ...

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UK: HRH Prince Philip Visit to London Gateway Marks ...

UK - HRH Prince Philip Visit to London Gateway Marks Milestone Week for DP World Team

His Royal Highness Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, has made a historic visit to DP World London Gateway during a ...

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Bermuda: Teekay LNG, Marubeni Acquire Ownership in ...

Bermuda-Teekay LNG, Marubeni Acquire Ownership in Eight LNG Carriers from Maersk

Teekay LNG Partners L.P. today announced that its joint venture with Marubeni Corporation has agreed to acquire ...

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500 Seafarers Hijacked Over Last Three Years

  The hijacking of a tanker with 21 Indian sailors on board by suspected Somali pirates near the Port of Oman ...

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Five Foreign Ships Under Detention in UK Ports During ...

  The Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) announced on friday that five foreign flagged ships were under detention ...

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Norway: Odfjell Announces Crystal Pool Joint Venture

  ODFJELL announces the formation of Odfjell Euroceanica As, a 50/50 Joint Venture between Odfjell SE and ...

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USA: Carnival Corporation Orders Three New Cruise Ships

Carnival Corporation & plc today announced it has reached agreements for the construction of three new cruise ...

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International Shipping Industry Makes First Steps to ...

The international shipping industry has taken its first steps to increase fuel efficiency and reduce ...

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USA: Diamond S Shipping Acquires 30 Medium-Range ...

Diamond S Shipping announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire 30 medium-range ...

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Commission Requests Nine Member States to Comply with ...

  The European Commission has requested Belgium, Estonia, France, Hungary, Austria, Poland, Portugal, Finland ...

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China: COSCO Shipyard Launches Creative Design Contest ...

  Recently, COSCO Shipyard launched a creative design contest for the green ship of the future. The purpose of ...

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Sweden: White Smoke, Frederiet Team Up on LNG Bunkering

White Smoke AB and Frederiet AB have decided to join forces in the development of the world’s first LNG bunker ...

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UK: Maersk, BP and ABN Amro Call for Maximum Efficiency

  Rio Tinto, Maersk Line, Cargill and BP Shipping are among the maritime giants calling on the industry today ...

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UK: Humber Sea Terminal Wins Global Carrier Contract

  Amajor new contract has been won by Humber Sea Terminal to handle a regular schedule of calls for a global ...

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