Since May 2005, specific environmentally friendly MARPOL regulations have been in force that stipulates that emissions from main and auxiliary machinery are kept within specific limits. They require, for instance, reduction of sulphur oxide combinations (SOx), carbon dioxide (CO2) and nitrogen oxide combinations (NOx).
In October Cargotec has secured EUR 10 million order from the Sinopacific Group in China for the supply of a further 16-shipsets of anchor-handling systems for BOURBON’s newbuildings.
At a ceremony in Beijing, attended by licensees, company officials, business partners and local dignitaries, MAN Diesel & Turbo celebrated three decades of success in one of its most important markets.
Navios Holdings’ announced today that the Capesize vessel Navios Buena Ventura of 179,109 dwt was delivered from a South Korean shipyard on October 29, 2010.
Wärtsilä Corporation has sold its shares in Assa Abloy AB (publ.), 7,270,350 B shares, for approximately EUR 135 million. Wärtsilä will record a capital gain of approximately EUR 117 million on this sale. The tax on the capital gain is close to EUR 32 million. After this transaction Wärtsilä holds no shares in Assa Abloy.…
TransAtlantic has been awarded a four year contract by ENI Norway for the ice strengthened AHTS vessel Njord Viking, which is currently under construction at the Astilleros Zamakona shipyard in Spain.
Concordia Maritime has now secured financing for the newly ordered Suezmax tanker Stena Supreme. The vessel, which will be built by the South Korean shipyard Samsung, is set for delivery in Q2, 2012.
Wärtsilä, a global leader in complete lifecycle power solutions for the marine and energy markets, and United Shipbuilding Corporation (Sudoexport), Russia’s leading shipbuilder, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding.
Wilden® Receives Patent For Pro-Flo X” Air Distribution System
Micro Motion® Coriolis flowmeters help Rederi AB Transatlantic maximize fuel efficiency and reduce fuel costs by 2 per cent per vessel, with an investment payback time of only two months.
Maersk Line is the first shipping line to receive independent verification of its CO2 emissions data, vessel by vessel. For customers like Starbucks Coffee Company, this means more transparency.
Wilhelmsen Ships Service in Singapore has been appointed by Odfjell Tankers AS to provide ships agency services in Singapore.