June 26, 2017
New issue of "Maritime Market" #3(61) is preparing.
Advertisement orders are accepted until Aug. 21, 2017.
The magazine will be distributed on the exhibitions RAO/CIS Offshore, NEVA (St.Petersburg, Russia).
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Cruise & Maritime Voyages (CMV) selects Damen Shiprepair Rotterdam to carry out maintenance and repair works on recently purchased cruise ship
Damen Shiprepair Rotterdam (DSR), part of Damen Shiprepair & Conversion has completed maintenance and repair works on the newest member of CMV’s fleet, the cruise ship Columbus. The full scope of works was concluded within a tight timescale, thus ensuring that the vessel could sail to the London Cruise Terminal in Tilbury, UK in time for her naming ceremony and inaugural cruise.
On the 29th of Juny 2017 a solemn ceremony of launching the single-deck dry cargo vessel of mixed “river-sea” navigation RSD49 project “Pola Sevastiana”, is going to take place on the slip of Nevsky Shipyard. The construction of vessel is provided by the order of LLC "Pola Rise" (Russia). The project was developed by CJSC “Marine engineering Bureau-design-SPb”.
In May 2017 Silvasti Heavy Ltd, member to the Cargo equipment Experts (CEE) network in Finland, transported a 290 ton transformer in Finland. Silvasti was responsible for the delivery from Helsinki Port to a substation in South Finland. The transport included mainly rail transportations.
The transport by railway took 4 days. All the reloading phases required jacking and skidding work, which were done by using Silvasti's customized jacking and skidding equipment. This special jacking equipment has a lifting capacity up to 380 tons.
June 23, 2017
Saint Petersburg, Russia • Pavilion: 7, Stand: 4093
Marine Technics will take part into the eighth “International Marine Defence Show-2017” which will be held from 28 June to 2 July in “LenExpo”, Saint Petersburg. It is one of the world leading exhibitions in naval architecture, maritime armament and shipbuilding.
“Marine Technics” will present marine equipment of own production: genset ÌÒ ÌÌÇ;genset ÌÒ on the basis of Weichai.
For the first time our clients and visitors will see horizontal and vertical marine pumps.Also on the stand of our company you will see semi-submersible propeller Eliche Radice, radar MDC7000.
We are looking forward to seeing you at our stand!
Italian tug operator Rimorchiatori Riuniti has continued to expand its fleet with the deliveries of two new Damen tugs; an ASD 2913 called Danimarca and an ASD 2411 called Columbia.
The delivery of the Danimarca took place in Genoa on 14 June 2017. This new tug will join the ASD 2913 Germania that joined the company’s fleet at the beginning of the year. Like her sister vessel, the Danimarca has also been installed with FiFi 1 and an aft winch, in addition to oil recovery and escort capabilities.
This extra equipment, combined with a bollard pull of 80 tonnes, means that Rimorchiatori Riuniti will be able to sign these two ASD 2913 tugs up for offshore tasks as well as harbour assistance duties.
ECDIS updates and crew welfare improvements in focus
Reederei Hamburger Lloyd, a Hamburg-based shipping group will move its fleet of 9 container ships and 6 bulkers to Marlink’s innovative Sealink Plus VSAT package including unlimited L-band backup.
June 22, 2017
AET, one of the world's leading petroleum and chemical tanker owners and operators, and the Norwegian energy company Statoil ASA announce that they are extending their partnership in the North Sea shuttle tanker sector. Statoil has, today, awarded a long-term contract to AET, a subsidiary of Malaysian energy shipping group, MISC Berhad, to own and operate two specialist DP2 Offshore Loading Shuttle Tankers (OLSTs).
These new vessels are in addition to the two AET DP2 ships currently on charter in the same area for Statoil. The two existing DP2 tankers are owned and operated by AET Sea Shuttle AS (AETSS), a joint venture company formed in 2012 that is also 95% owned by AET and 5% by Norwegian ADS Shipping.
Four different vessel designs – Multi Cats, Pusher Tugs, Stan Pontoons and Side Floaters – will operate on the Russian Gazprom Amur Gas Processing Plant Project
Damen Shipyards Group has secured an order with German heavy lift company Combi Lift to build a total of 19 specially customised shallow draught vessels. The vessels will be used to transport oversized and heavy lift cargo for the Gazprom Amur Gas Processing Plant Project in the Russian Far East. The multiple vessel order comprises four Multi Cats 2608SD, four Pusher Tugs 2612SD, seven Stan Pontoons 8916SD and four Side Floaters 8605SD.
Napier Port continues to rely on Konecranes to further strengthen its important position on New Zealand’s North Island. In December 2017 six new lift trucks will be delivered to the terminal, situated in the rapidly growing Hawke’s Bay region.
The most recent order from Napier Port includes two Konecranes Liftace R 6-41 MS reach stackers, two Konecranes Liftace FDC 25 K7 DB empty container handlers, and lastly, two Konecranes Liftace FDC 480 G4 full container handlers. Another two FDC 480 G4 full container handlers have recently been put into operation in the terminal.
A brand-new antifouling product containing the unique bio-repellent ingredient Selektope® has been launched onto the global market
The increasing diversification in the range of Selektope®-containing products available to ship owners suitable for different vessel requirements demonstrates the unrivalled versatility of the antifouling ingredient. It also demonstrates a growing commitment to the technology as demand from ship owners for antifouling coatings comprising Selektope® intensifies.
Global maritime shipping industry at the tipping point of digitisation: better data sharing and collaboration needed
The maritime industry and broader ocean supply chain are suffering from major and costly inefficiencies due to ineffective data sharing and poor cross-industry collaboration, according to a new report and industry survey released by the Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network in coordination with Navis and XVELA, both part of Cargotec's Kalmar business area.
Four major international trade associations – BIMCO, INTERCARGO, International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) and INTERTANKO – have made a joint proposal to the UN International Maritime Organization (IMO) concerning ambitious CO2 reductions by the international shipping sector, which is responsible for transporting about 90% of global trade and 2.2% of the world’s annual man-made CO2 emissions.
June 21, 2017
Engines Bukh DV 24RME will be installed on lifeboats
«SPB Marine» LLC has signed regular agreement with «Pella-Fiord» Company for the delivery of two Bukh DV 24RME engines. The engines will be installed on free-fall lifeboats.