Polarcus, a leading provider of marine geophysical services, is building two seismic vessels of the new generation type SX134 at the Ulstein Verft shipyard. ULSTEIN has designed and built a number of state-of-the-art seismic vessels the past few years, and the contracts attest to the company’s leading role in designing and building seismic ships.
By achieving ATEX certification for a newly developed 18 MW high-speed electric motor, MAN Diesel & Turbo reached a crucial step in further enhancing its compressor technology for the worldwide Oil & Gas industry, extending the company’s lead in the field of hermetically-sealed motor-compressor units. The current step of development is a result of MAN…
Energy-efficient and environmentally friendly propulsion for new LNG transport vessels, to be built by Samsung Heavy Industries in South Korea.
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, (MOL; President: Koichi Muto) today announced that the company has established a joint venture with two local companies in Vietnam and started a tugboat business.
Hamworthy has signed a contract with Golar LNG to deliver a liquefied natural gas regasification system for the West Java FSRU, which will be Indonesia’s first LNG regasification terminal.
Based on its environmental agenda, the A.P. Moller – Maersk Group won the “Environmental Awareness Award” Tuesday at an event in Paris. Maersk became one of 10 winners from a field of entrants that ranged from fish farming to renewable energy and light aircraft to skincare. Together, the entrants employ more than 3.5 million people…
Incat has secured a contract to build the world’s first high speed passenger Ro-Ro ship powered by environmentally friendly Liquified Natural Gas (LNG).
Cargotec’s Marine Service organisation has recently been assessed and certified as an Approved Service Supplier by classification societies Lloyd’s Register EMEA and Italian RINA (Registro Italiano Navale). “In practice, this means that shipowners and operators can be certain that inspections and repair services performed by Cargotec’s Marine Service are supplied in compliance with class and statutory requirements,” says Per-Olof Eliasson, director of Cargotec’s Marine Service operations. “This heralds a new era within our organisation.”
Bjørge Eureka AS, a subsidiary of Bjørge ASA, has received purchase orders from Aibel AS, for delivery of Firewater Pumps, Condensate Export Pumps and Emergency Generator to the new Statoil operated Gudrun oil & gas platform on the Norwegian Continental Shelf.
HATLAPA has been manufacturing marine equipment for the merchant shipping industry for over 90 years and is also well known in the offshore industry. As the offshore industry has shown extensive growth in the recent past, HATLAPA further developed its winch portfolio to meet specific offshore requirements, especially for anchor handling. Along with its growth…
Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has today announced the first order for its new wave-piercing offshore vessel, from Farstad Shipping. The visually striking bow design will enable the vessel to pierce through waves in extreme weather conditions, while maintaining constant speed, reducing fuel consumption and enhancing safety.
In August, Indian bulk export specialists, M/s. VM Salgaocar & Bros. Pvt. Ltd signed an agreement with Cargotec for the supply of a range of MacGregor transloading equipment for handling iron ore at the company’s new terminal in Goa, India.