Computational Fluid Dynamics

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

Greece: Danaos Corporation Receives New Containership ...

Greece - Danaos Corporation Receives New Containership in its Fleet

Danaos Corporation, a leading international owner of containerships, announced that on December 15, 2011, it took ...

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Rents for LNG Carriers Reach Record, Says Pareto Securities

Rents for LNG Carriers Reach Record, Says Pareto Securities

Investment bank Pareto Securities reports that rents for ships hauling liquefied natural gas (LNG) reached a record ...

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Vessel Atlas Joins Rescue Mission in Sea of Okhotsk, Russia

Rescue Vessel Atlas Joins Rescue Mission in Sea of Okhotsk, Russia

Following the overturn of Russia’s Kolskaya drilling rig on December 18, the Atlas rescue vessel has joined ...

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Hamburg Sud and Partners to Upgrade Transatlantic Service

Hamburg Sud and Partners to Upgrade Transatlantic Service

In collaboration with Hamburg Süd and ZIM, Grand Alliance members Hapag-Lloyd, NYK and OOCL have decided to upgrade ...

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Greece: Diana Containerships Signs MoU for Purchase of ...

Diana Containerships Inc., a global shipping company specializing in owning and operating containerships, today ...

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Northern Offshore Hires Fairstar to Transport Drilling ...

Northern Offshore Hires Fairstar to Transport Drilling Rig from Malta to Northern Europe

Fairstar Heavy Transport N.V. (FAIR) has been awarded a contract by Northern Offshore to transport the jack-up ...

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Cargotec Provides MacGregor RoRo Equipment to Grenland ...

Cargotec Provides MacGregor RoRo Port and Terminal Equipment to Grenland Havn, Norway

Cargotec supplies MacGregor floating terminals for water taxis to Norwegian municipalities and a hydraulically ...

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New Ultra Large Containerships Call at Port of Le ...

  The Port of Le Havre now accounts for the port of choice for the world’s top shipping lines. It ...

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Jack up Rig Sinks Offshore Russia

Jack up Rig Sinks Offshore Russia

After an oil drilling platform capsized Sunday in the Sea of Okhotsk off Russia’s east coast, 4 workers have ...

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Denmark: Maersk Line Appoints New CEO

Denmark-Maersk Line Appoints New CEO

Søren Skou has been appointed new CEO of Maersk Line with effect from 9 January 2012. Søren Skou was previously CEO ...

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Germany: Five Stars for Ernst Russ

Germany - Five Stars for Ernst Russ

The shipping company Ernst Russ strives continuously for the highest quality, safety and environmental standards in ...

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Norway: Statoil Increases Recovery Through Light Well ...

Statoil Increases Recovery Through Light Well Intervention

Statoil is cutting the costs of increased recovery from fields in operation by hiring in light well intervention ...

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IMO’s Anti-piracy Campaign Contributes to ...

IMO's Anti-piracy Campaign Contributes to Reducing Piracy Attack Proportions

At the end of a year in which the World Maritime Day theme of “Piracy: orchestrating the response” has been central ...

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Rosatomflot Expects More Cargo on Northern Sea Route

  Vyacheslav Ruksha, head of nuclear icebreaker fleet operator Rosatomflot, stressed that the expected ...

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STX Finland Starts Construction of Double Ended Ferry

STX Finland Starts Construction of Double Ended Ferry

STX Finland Oy’s Rauma Shipyard started a production of a Double Ended newbuilding no. 1380 for Finferries, ...

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Greece: Excel Maritime Announces Three New Charter Agreements

Greece - Excel Maritime Announces Three New Charter Agreements

Excel Maritime Carriers Ltd., an owner and operator of dry bulk carriers and an international provider of worldwide ...

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Germany: 70 Ton Bollard Pull Tug Gets Voith Propulsion System

Germany - 70 Ton Bollard Pull Tug Gets Voith Propulsion System

The port of Haifa is one of the largest ports in Israel and a key hub for trade in the Eastern Mediterranean. The ...

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Denmark: Lloyd’s List Ranks Maersk Chiefs as Most ...

Denmark - Lloyd's List Ranks Maersk Chiefs as Most Influential in Shipping Industry

Chief Executive Nils Smedegaard Andersen and Eivind Kolding at Danish shipping and oil group A.P. Moller-Maersk, ...

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Bourbon Opens New Affiliate in Saint Petersburg, Russia

Bourbon Opens New Affiliate in Saint Petersburg, Russia

Bourbon opens a new affiliate in Saint Petersburg, Bourbon Baltic, which will provide clients with first-class ship ...

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The Netherlands: Damen Shipyards to Build Four PSVs for WWS

The Netherlands - Damen Shipyards to Build Four PSVs for WWS

The Dutch shipbuilder, Damen Shipyards Group, has agreed with Norwegian shipowner World Wide Supply (WWS) to build ...

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UK: DP World, Shell Open Tanker Jetty at London Gateway

UK - DP World, Shell Open Tanker Jetty at London Gateway

DP World’s London Gateway and Shell are celebrating the joint efforts to advance London Gateway into an efficient ...

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Denmark: Maersk Line Introduces Standard Bunker ...

Denmark - Maersk Line Introduces Standard Bunker Adjustment Factor

Maersk Line is replacing the existing Bunker Adjustment Factor (BAF) by its new Standard Bunker Adjustment Factor ...

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UK: Environment Secretary Appoints James Cross as Chief ...

UK - Environment Secretary Appoints James Cross as Chief Executive of MMO

Environment Secretary Caroline Spelman has appointed James Cross as Chief Executive of the Marine Management ...

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UK: Hamworthy Krystallon Installs World’s First Ever ...

Hamworthy Krystallon Installs World’s First Ever Commercial Scrubber System

Hamworthy Krystallon, the world leading marine scrubbing technology manufacturer, today installed its seawater ...

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Norway: Crude Oil Tanker Gets OceanSaver Mark I BWT System

Crude Oil Tanker Gets OceanSaver Mark I BWT System

Oceansaver has achieved a milestone for the ballast water treatment industry with the commissioning of the first ...

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The Netherlands: Huisman Secures New Contract with Subsea 7

Huisman Secures New Contract with Subsea 7

Huisman, the specialist in lifting, drilling and subsea solutions, has secured a new contract with Subsea 7 to ...

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Denmark: Kongsberg Provides Equipment for MOSAIC

Denmark - Kongsberg Provides Equipment for MOSAIC

Kongsberg Maritime simulators have been selected for the forthcoming MOSAIC 2 facility (Maersk Offshore Simulation ...

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