Imtech (technical services provider in Europe and on the global marine market) has received a major order from the German shipyard Meyer Werft in Papenburg for the energy efficient heating, ventilating and air conditioning (HVAC) technology on board of two new Norwegian Cruise Line cruise ships. Furthermore, an option has been agreed upon for providing HVAC technology on board two more cruise ships.
The lines of a 9,000 TEU container ship series were significantly improved in a joint venture of the Chinese design office Maric and Germanischer Lloyd’s subsidiary FutureShip. Shipowners Schulte Group (Germany) and Costamare Inc. (Greece) had requested the design review in order to optimize the vessel’s efficiency.
Yesterday BDI went as low as 1480!
VIKING Life-Saving Equipment, the market leader in marine and fire safety equipment, is on a winning streak with its innovative Shipowner Agreement servicing contracts being snapped up by shipowners in a series of increasingly large, global deals.
Sinotrans Shipping, the major Chinese drybulk carrier operator, is to acquire the VLCC ‘Grand Sea’ for HK$780 mill ($100 mill).
N.E.I. Treatment Systems, a global market leader in Ballast Water Treatment Systems (BWTS) for the maritime industry, announced today that patents for the Company’s VOS™ Ballast Water Treatment System have been granted in Japan and South Korea.
On Jan 10 Hyundai Heavy Industries, handed over a 317,000DWT VLCC (Very Large Crude Oil Carrier) to Oman Shipping Company (OSC) equipped with the new electrolysis ballast water treatment system.
Hyundai Heavy Industries, the world”s No.1 shipbuilder, received a letter of award (LOA) on January 11 for a $900 million deal to execute the offshore part of Barzan Gas Project in Qatar.
Converteam has been recently awarded a significant order from Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding to supply an Integrated Vessel Energy Plant (IVEP) solution for the Royal Netherlands Navy’s new JSS.
Integral to satisfying demand for a new generation of low emissions vessels powered by natural gas to the commercial market are technical solutions to store and handle LNG on board. With extensive experience in the field, Hamworthy’s gas systems business has recognised the growing potential for wider application. Pressure is mounting to meet the International…
Drug traffickers are stepping up efforts to target cruise liners as a method of smuggling cocaine from the Caribbean and South America to the lucrative markets in Europe, SOCA and the UK Border Agency have warned.
Brightoil enters into a US$4 billion Strategic Co-operation Agreement with China Development Bank for a term of 5 yearsMoves forward on its future development with the strong support received through the strategic co-operation.