May 06, 2016
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May 05, 2016
With the continued success of LUKOIL Marine Lubricants and the ever growing demand upon us to supply lubricants, we have recently launched an additional supply barge named ‘LUKOIL Marine’.
With a length of 45m and a capacity of 800 dwt divided into several compartments, ‘LUKOIL Marine’ will supply a variety of products including Navigo TPEO 30/40, Navigo TPEO 40/40, Navigo 40 MCL, Navigo 100 MCL, Navigo 70 MCL and Navigo 6 SO.
‘LUKOIL Marine’ becomes the third in a fleet of barges which includes ‘Transwift’ with a capacity of 100 dwt, and ‘Marine Success’ with 350 dwt, delivering lubricants in Singapore.
Fluidmecanica has signed a new contract with Francisco Cardama, S.A. Shipyard to supply of towing winch and hydraulic installation for the hulls: BE-252, BE-252 (Morocco) and C-241 (Iraq).
Towing winch has a drum belt brake keeping force of 100 Ton.
Austal Limited is pleased to announce it has been awarded a US$18.5 million contract to procure long-lead-time materials for the twelfth Expeditionary Fast Transport vessel (EPF 12), for the U.S. Navy.
The award covers materials including main propulsion engines, water jets, stern ramp and other long-lead-time items, to support the detail design and construction of EPF 12.
Market-leading instrument engineering solution features significant upgrades to enhance user experience by offering more flexibility to fit work processes
May 5, 2016 - Intergraph® Process, Power & Marine, part of Hexagon and the world’s leading provider of enterprise engineering software enabling smarter design and operation of plants, ships and offshore facilities, has released SmartPlant® Instrumentation 2016, the latest version of its industry-leading instrumentation solution.
May 04, 2016
Wind farm with 40 turbines will contribute to supply clean energy to thousands of households in England
May 4, 2016 - ABB will deploy 40 special transformers to equip wind turbines for an offshore wind farm in the Irish Sea. The MHI Vestas Offshore Wind turbines are 195 m (640 ft) tall - around two-thirds the height of the Eiffel Tower - and weigh 1000 metric tons, approximately double a fully-loaded Airbus A380 plane.
Its 80 m (262 ft) rotor blades sweep through an area equivalent of three soccer fields and can produce up to eight megawatts of power, making it the most powerful wind turbine in the world.
May 4, 2016 - Bureau Veritas has reinforced its position in value-added marine services with the acquisition of leading international consultancy TMC Marine Ltd.
TMC has been providing pre and post casualty advice and support to the marine industry since 1979. The business focuses on marine claims and accident investigations, salvage and wreck removal consultancy and marine expert witness services for a client base that spans P&I clubs, law firms, marine insurers, salvage companies and ship owners.
Headquartered in London, TMC has a network of offices in the US, China, Singapore and Australia. It employs over 50 people and generated revenues of EUR 8.5 million in 2015.
May 4, 2016 - A collaboration of ten industry, government, and Indigenous partners announced today the launch of an education and apprenticeship program to create job opportunities for 20 Indigenous students in metal fabrication.
The program, offered through the Nova Scotia Community College (NSCC) Akerley Campus in Dartmouth, offers successful students the unique opportunity to build a lasting career in shipbuilding at Irving's Halifax Shipyard.
Dorchester based, Tritex NDT have launched their new Multigauge 5650 Surveyor thickness gauge.
The new gauge, based on the already very popular original Multigauge 5600, has new features including the option to simply exchange the probe and the gauge automatically switches to single echo mode for measuring GRP, plastic or uncoated metal.
The German navigation system manufacturer Raytheon Anschütz was awarded a retrofit contract of steering gear control systems for two luxury cruise ships chartered by Noble Caledonia Ltd. The cruise ships will be retrofitted with the Anschütz NautoSteer AS advanced steering gear control system.
Keppel Offshore & Marine (Keppel O&M), through its wholly owned subsidiary, Keppel Offshore & Marine USA, Inc., has completed the acquisition of Cameron International Corporation's (Cameron) offshore product division, which comprises the LETOURNEAUTM jackup rig designs, rig kit business, as well as its aftersales and aftermarket services. The acquired company will operate as Keppel LeTourneau with offices in the United States, United Arab Emirates and Singapore.
The acquisition will not only broaden Keppel O&M's suite of jackup rig designs but also expand its business in the provision of aftersales and aftermarket services.
May 3, 2016 - Navig8 Product Tankers Inc., an international shipping company focused on the transportation of petroleum products, today announced that it has taken delivery of the Navig8 Express, a 74,000 DWT LR1 tanker from STX Offshore & Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. The Navig8 Express will operate in Navig8 Group’s LR8 commercial pool.
Thus far the Company has taken delivery of six LR1 and five LR2 product tanker newbuildings and anticipates that its entire newbuilding fleet will be delivered by the end of 2016.
Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has been awarded the contract to upgrade seven ship-to-shore (STS) cranes at the Port of Tanjung Pelepas (PTP) in Malaysia.
With a value of more than EUR 20 million, the order is the largest crane upgrade project to date globally for Kalmar. Site work is scheduled to commence in the third quarter of 2016.
A major manufacturer of two-stroke engines has agreed to validation tests of an Alfa Laval hydraulic control oil (HCO) filter based on unique technology.
The approval to test the final HCO filter design comes after successful concept testing on the crude oil tanker Stena Suède.
May 4, 2016 - The Port Equipment Manufacturers Association (PEMA) has recently welcomed Merford Cabins as its 100th member company.
The historic milestone was reached in March, less than 12 years after the Association was first conceived by five founding members as a neutral voice and forum for suppliers of port crane and handling equipment.