KVH Industries, Inc., (Nasdaq: KVHI), announced today that Navis Engineering, a leading maritime dynamic positioning (DP) control system manufacturer, has joined the KVH Watch® Solution Partner program and will offer KVH Watch Cloud Connect services to deliver a remote monitoring solution for their DP and joystick maneuvering control systems.
In a ceremony held on the 20th of December, Damen Shipyards officially handed over the new RoPax 6716 ferry to the Port Authority of Timor-Leste (APORTIL). Built at Damen’s Yichang Shipyard in China, the Berlin-Ramelau arrived on the 9th of December at Timor-Leste’s capital city Dili, to start an extensive training programme for the new crew.
Leading Classification Society ClassNK has released “PrimeShip-PSC Intelligence”, a mobile app to assist the improvement of ship management system and PSC performance, provided free of charge. The application is the mobile version of PSC Intelligence PC version for ship management companies released in 2018.
Efforts to support implementation of the Ballast Water Management (BWM) Convention will continue at the IMO in 2022. For the first time since the pandemic and IMO meetings being held remotely, a virtual Ballast Water Review Group (BWRG) was established during the Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) 77 session.
Damen Shipyards has delivered a new Shoalbuster 3815 SD to Caspian Offshore Construction LLP (COC). The Shoalbuster 3815 SD is one of the newest and largest vessels in the Shoalbuster range and stands out for its ability to operate in waters of no more than 120 centimetres in depth.
ClassNK will make electronic certificates and reports issued for ships as standard service from 30 January 2022.
Leading Classification Society ClassNK has released its “Guidelines for Remote Surveys (Ver. 3.0).” Based on the expertise gained from carrying out many remote surveys, the guidelines have been updated to provide clarification of applicable remote survey items and procedures.
Leading Classification Society ClassNK has added the world’s first liquefied hydrogen carrier built by Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI) to its register.
- ABB and industry partners to develop Hydrogen One, an ultra-low emission long-range towboat able to run for multiple days between fuelings
- Groundbreaking project is also a U.S. first for a fuel cell powered towboat, representing a major milestone in advancing environmentally friendly workboat operations in the U.S. and beyond
Alfa Laval and Orcan Energy have signed a cooperation agreement regarding sales of marine energy efficiency solutions based on Orcan’s Organic Rankine Cycle (ORC) technology.
Tokyo – Leading Classification Society ClassNK has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on cybersecurity with the Panama Maritime Authority (PMA).
- ABB Ability™ OneBox – Marine Signals Monitoring offers shipowners a new point of entry to digitalization, providing data about ship performance to improve efficiency, reduce fuel consumption and cut emissions
- A cost-efficient solution to transforming decision-making onboard, OneBox is scalable and compatible with any data analysis platform
Leading Classification Society ClassNK has obtained the certification of ISO27001*, which is an international standard on information security management, from Japan Quality Assurance Organization (JQA) on 12 November 2021. The certification by the third-party demonstrates that ClassNK Information Technology Department secures and manages information of clients in accordance with ISO27001.
ACR Electronics has won a DAME Design Award in the ‘Life Saving and Safety Equipment’ category for its ResQLink View RLS personal locator beacon at this year’s METSTRADE in Amsterdam.
Rolls-Royce and cellcentric, a joint venture company set up by Daimler Truck AG and Volvo Group AB, are taking the next step in their strategic cooperation for the deployment of cellcentric hydrogen fuel cell modules. Rolls-Royce, through its Power Systems business unit, is to develop complete mtu hydrogen fuel cell solutions based on cellcentric’s fuel cell modules that emit nothing other than water vapour.