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Tuesday, December 7, 2021
Press Releases

ABS grants Alfa Laval the marine industry’s first approval in principle (AIP) for firing boilers with methanol

Maritime classification society the American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) has granted Alfa Laval the first marine approval for operating boilers on methanol. Alfa

11 mins ago
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Monday, December 6, 2021
Press Releases

Liberia and the Peoples Republic of China Sign Maritime MOU

The Liberian Maritime Authority, and the Maritime Safety Administration of the Peoples Republic of China have signed a Memorandum of Understanding together in

18 hours ago
Total Views: 130

Press Releases

Inchcape Shipping Services partners with Horizon Air Freight to ease Americas deliveries

Press Release – Inchcape Shipping Services and Horizon Air Freight have jointly announced a new partnership that will streamline Inchcape’s last-mile

December 6, 2021
Total Views: 60

Friday, December 3, 2021
Shipping

AkzoNobel Makes Sizeable Marine Coatings Donation To Civilian Hospital Ship Africa Mercy At Drydocking

AkzoNobel’s Marine and Protective Coatings business has reaffirmed its commitment to Africa Mercy, one of the largest civilian hospital ships in the world,

December 3, 2021
Total Views: 1343

Press Releases

Training Resources Limited Announces Acquisition of Hawaii Maritime License Center

Press Release – Training Resources Limited, DBA Maritime Institute (“TRLMI”) today announced that it will be acquiring the assets of Honolulu based

December 3, 2021
Total Views: 236

Press Releases

Mid Atlantic Maritime Academy Acquired by Abrams Marine Group

Press Release – Mid Atlantic Maritime Academy (“MAMA”) announced today that it has been acquired by San Diego based Abrams Marine Group, Inc. Terms

December 3, 2021
Total Views: 641

Thursday, December 2, 2021
Press Releases

Resolve Marine Contracted for Archaeological Stabilization of Clotilda

Resolve Marine, a global leader in specialized marine, emergency response, salvage, wreck and recovery services, today announced that Phase 3 exploration and

December 2, 2021
Total Views: 918

Wednesday, December 1, 2021
Press Releases

HHI receives an Approval in Principle for Hi-Float Floating Offshore Wind Turbine Foundation

Bureau Veritas (BV), a world leader in testing, inspection, and certification, has delivered an Approval in Principle (AiP) to Hyundai Heavy Industries Co.,

December 1, 2021
Total Views: 353

Press Releases

Oceanbird wind propulsion technology accelerates its way to market with JV company

On 22 November, Alfa Laval and Wallenius finalized the 50/50 joint venture that will take Oceanbird wind power solutions from cutting-edge marine concept to

December 1, 2021
Total Views: 1084

Tuesday, November 30, 2021
Environment

UECC Takes Delivery of World’s First Dual-Fuel LNG Battery Hybrid Car Carrier

Norwegian roll-on/roll-off shipping line UECC has taken delivery of the world’s first dual-fuel LNG battery hybrid Pure Car and Truck Carrier (PCTC). The new

November 30, 2021
Total Views: 1872

Monday, November 29, 2021
Press Releases

World’s First Methanol-Fuelled Towboat To Launch In 2023

M/V Hydrogen One is being developed by Maritime Partners in cooperation with ship design from Elliott Bay Design Group and hardware from e1 Marine and ABB

November 29, 2021
Total Views: 439

Shipping

Bulk Carrier’s Cook Arrested in Mauritius for Gruesome Murder of Captain

Chief Cook stabs Captain 45 times on bulk carrier: “It’s done,” he tells crew mates. By Vel Moonien in Mauritius Just ten months after the

November 29, 2021
Total Views: 10256

Press Releases

Damen Shipyards reaffirms its commitment to Germany with three deliveries and a new service hub

Netherlands-based Damen Shipyards has been busy in Germany in recent weeks, delivering three, specialist bespoke vessels and establishing a full-time office to

November 29, 2021
Total Views: 406

Press Releases

Wärtsilä partners with China Classification Society and Tianjin Port Group to advance China’s intelligent vessel standards and next-gen tug technology

Wärtsilä Voyage has signed a strategically significant MoU with China Classification Society and Tianjin Port Group to co-develop China’s next-generation

November 29, 2021
Total Views: 180

Sunday, November 28, 2021
Navy

U.S. Navy Ship Rescues Iranian Mariners Adrift For Eight Days

Gulf Of Oman, Navcent Public Affairs–A U.S. Navy vessel rescued two Iranian mariners Nov. 27 from a fishing vessel after it was adrift for eight days in

November 28, 2021
Total Views: 4645

Thursday, November 25, 2021
Press Releases

Wärtsilä and RINA partner with other stakeholders to deliver a viable hydrogen fuel solution to meet IMO 2050 target

The technology group Wärtsilä, together with class society RINA, ABB, Helbio – a subsidiary of Metacon AB, the Liberian Registry, and an energy major

November 25, 2021
Total Views: 247

Press Releases

Lars Skytte Jørgensen, VP Marine Division, Technology Development Energy Systems, Alfa Laval

The largest organization for academic engineers and architects in Finland, TEK, presents the annual Finnish Engineering Award for a creditable innovation and

November 25, 2021
Total Views: 130

Press Releases

Alfa Laval and Orcan Energy sign a cooperation agreement for the marine market

Alfa Laval and Orcan Energy sign a cooperation agreement for the marine market Alfa Laval and Orcan Energy have signed a cooperation agreement regarding sales

November 25, 2021
Total Views: 156

Press Releases

ClassNK signs Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on cybersecurity with Panama Maritime Authority (PMA)

Press Release – Leading Classification Society ClassNK has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on cybersecurity with the Panama Maritime Authority

November 25, 2021
Total Views: 75

Press Releases

Damen Shipyards achieves official EU Stage V certification for its Emission Reduction system

First shipyard to have achieved this milestone Press Release – Damen has become the first shipyard to achieve official EU Stage V certification for its

November 25, 2021
Total Views: 139