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.

"Shipbuilding in UK" Market Study Released

Companies in this industry build ships and construct floating structures. Products include commercial ships such as ...

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Volvo Penta Presents D13 MG Marine Genset Engine (Sweden)

  The new Volvo Penta D13 MG marine genset offers more power and high load acceptance, with emission levels in ...

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Italian Firms Look Abroad to International Markets

Workers rioting in Italy’s historic shipyards last week are only the latest sign of a sense of national ...

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TSC to Proceed With Construction of First FLNG Facility ...

Shell Development (Australia) Pty Ltd (Shell) has given notice today to a Technip Samsung Consortium (TSC) to ...

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Petrobras Boosts Shipbuilding in Brazil

This week, Petrobras signed with Hidrovia South American Logistics S.A., in a ceremony held at the Company’s ...

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Norway: New Rudder Force Detection for DP Operations Launched

  The result of an 18 month joint development project between Kongsberg Maritime and Becker Marine Systems has ...

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Norway: Ecore a Step Change in VLOC Design

  Together with FKAB, TGE Marine, Cargotec and MAN Diesel & Turbo, DNV has participated in a joint ...

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MARIS Makes Breakthrough in India

  Electronic Chart Display Information Systems specialist MARIS has made a breakthrough in India, after ...

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TTS Group Signs Contract With Ulstein (Norway)

Through its subsidiary TTS Energy AS, TTS Group ASA’s Energy division has signed a contract worth approximately NOK ...

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Ulstein Group Satisfied With 2010 Financial Results (Norway)

  Ulstein Group did well in 2010 with NOK 2.4 billion (USD 438 million)in operating income and an operating ...

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U.S. House Passes It's Version of 2012 Defense ...

The U.S. House passed its version of the fiscal year 2012 defense authorization bill on Thursday, keeping intact ...

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OOCL and NYK Sign Agreement for Four 13,000 TEU Ships (China)

NYK and OOCL are pleased to announce that they have entered into an agreement for the charter of four 13,000 TEU ...

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China to Become Leading Power in Shipbuilding

If measured by the number of ships produced and the number of vessel orders received, China is the world’s leading ...

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Ferries and Water Taxis to Transport Commuters in Abu ...

Ferries and water taxis are planned to transport more than 1.5 per cent of the total 3.8 million commuters per day ...

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USA: Northrop Grumman Team Completes CANES Critical ...

CANES, the U.S. Navy’s Consolidated Afloat Networks and Enterprise Services program, continued to ...

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The Netherlands: IHC Offshore & Marine Announces ...

IHC Offshore & Marine announces that it will hold naming and launch ceremony of the trailing suction hopper ...

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Construction Begins on HMS Prince of Wales (UK)

Glasgow, United Kingdom: Construction of HMS Prince of Wales, the second of the two new Queen Elizabeth (QE) Class ...

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Dales Marine Services Repairs Fishing Vessel at Leith ...

  Dales Marine Services has taken another significant step forward in the development of activity at its Leith ...

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Beng Kuang Marine to Build Four Crane Barges (Singapore)

Engineering services firm Beng Kuang Marine has won contracts worth S$28.8m ($23.1m) to build four 60 m crane ...

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UK: Pendennis Shipyard Concludes Busiest Refit Season ...

  Pendennis has recently concluded its busiest refit season in their 23 year history, with six vessels being ...

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Finland: Shippax Develops New Sandwich-Structure System ...

  Shippax Ltd is a forward-looking Finnish SME that has boldly begun to develop new innovations for the ...

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Norway: Oshima Shipbuilding and DNV Reveal Concept ...

  Oshima Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. and DNV announced the completion of the first milestone of a joint programme ...

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Alex Salmond’s Independence Plan to Leave Scotland ...

The giant aircraft carrier Prince of Wales could be the last warship built in Scotland, an MP has warned. As ...

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Norway: Goltens Signs Engine Service, Consulting and ...

  Goltens, the leading independent global diesel engine repair company, today signed an engine service ...

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Norway: Kongsberg Maritime Prepares New Generic ECDIS ...

  Kongsberg Maritime is gearing up to offer a new generic ECDIS training course in order to meet the high ...

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Ingalls Shipbuilding Begins Building USS San ...

  Ingalls Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries, announced today that it has begun ...

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Denmark: SWORC A/S Signs Contract with Tuco ApS for ...

  The newly established company SWORC A/S has signed with Tuco ApS, to begin construction of the first of its ...

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