Sustainability in the heavy lifting industry

Cost efficiency and sustainability, two topics that are frequently discussed in the offshore and maritime industry. There are many developments and innovations going on in this area.

Singapore: Marco Polo Marine Secures New Shipbuilding ...

  Singapore Exchange Mainboard-listed Marco Polo Marine Ltd, a growing integrated marine logistic group ...

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UK: IMCAs New Guidance on Selection of Satellite ...

  Selecting the right satellite positioning system for offshore applications is of vital importance, which is ...

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Norway: Aibel Builds New Subsea Compressors Testing Facility

  Aibel has been awarded a letter of intent from Statoil in connection with the new test facility for subsea ...

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DOF Subsea to Provide Jumper/Spool Installation ...

  DOF Subsea UK secures contract with Tullow Oil to provide Jumper/Spool Installation services from Skandi ...

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Canada: Nuvolt Creates Technological Showcase for ...

  Nuvolt Corporation Inc. announces the establishment of a technological showcase for the maritime market. In ...

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Brazil: Siemens Introduces World’s First ...

  The end-to-end intelligence and dynamic control of the electricity across the grid has become the defining ...

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Norway: Songa Receives LoA from Statoil for Two New ...

  Statoil has awarded the contract for construction of two new drilling rigs for use on the Norwegian ...

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Switzerland: Cargill to Install World’s Largest ...

  Cargill has signed an agreement with Greek ship owner/manager Anbros Maritime S.A. (Anbros) to install the ...

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UK: Strathclyde Student Develops Solution for Offshore ...

An Engineering student at Strathclyde has developed innovative technology to solve a problem which costs the ...

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Greece: Wartsila Inks Dynamic Maintenance Planning ...

  Wärtsilä has been awarded a five-year technical management contract, based on Dynamic Maintenance Planning, ...

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NSSLGlobal Case Study: RSS Discovery (UK)

  As the needs of a vessel and its crew grow, NSSLGlobal is showing that it can provide communications ...

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Pole Star and Radio Holland Netherlands Extend Their ...

  Pole Star and Radio Holland Netherlands have signed a Distributor contract that enables Radio Holland ...

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Switzerland: ABB Wins Power-Propulsion Systems Order ...

  ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, won an order worth more than $40 million to provide ...

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Denmark: Fire Protection of Sprinkler Pipes on ...

  In order to fulfil the new amendment to SOLAS regulation about protection of sprinkler pipes on passenger ...

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Itapoa Terminais Portuarios Becomes First Terminal to ...

  Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation, today announced Itapoá Terminais Portuários went live with Navis ...

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Belgium: Maersk Line Global Head of Refrigeration to ...

  Thomas Eskesen, Global Head of Refrigerated Business for Maersk Line, will deliver a global carrier keynote ...

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Sweden: Consilium, Orange Announce Cooperation ...

  Consilium Marine Group, a worldwide supplier of marine products and customer services, and Orange Business ...

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Wilhelmsen Ships Service Announces First LRE Sales in ...

  Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) New Zealand is pleased to announce the signing of its’ first Liferaft ...

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Wartsila Forms JV with Chinese Company for ...

  Wärtsilä and Jiangsu CuiXing Marine Offshore Engineering Co. Ltd. have agreed to establish a joint venture ...

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UK: Westmark’s P-TRAP Wins Safety at Sea International Award

  Westmark BV, creator of P-Trap®, was named winner in the Security category at the 5th annual Safety at Sea ...

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Japan: ULSTEIN COM System for Ramform W-Class Vessels

  Ulstein Power & Control AS has secured a record contract with Mitsubishi Heavy Industries’ yard in ...

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Wartsila CME Zhenjiang Co. Opens Its New CP Propellers ...

  About 20 per cent of the world’s new build vessels use controllable pitch propellers of the type ...

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Greek Shipowner Thenamaris First to Order G-Type Engine

  Athens-based shipowner Thenamaris has placed a surprise order for four 6G80ME-C9.2 engines to power 4 × ...

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Japanese Government Certifies Ozone-based Ballast Water ...

  Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. today announced that “FineBallast® OZ,” an ozone-based ballast water treatment ...

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The Netherlands: Amarcon Provides OEM Solutions for ...

  The Dutch company Amarcon is widely recognized within the maritime world for her state of the art decision ...

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Norway: Remora AS Signs Agreement for Conducting ...

  During May, 2011 Total E&P Norge AS and Remora AS entered into an agreement for conducting extensive ...

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Australia: Shell Awards FMC Technologies Subsea ...

  FMC Technologies, Inc. announced that it has signed an agreement with Shell Development (Australia) Pty. ...

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