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Posted: 13 hours ago

Danaos recoats seven containerships

Athens-based containership owner and operator Danaos has recoated seven of its managed containership...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 13 hours ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

I-Tech: Over 40% of ships had unacceptable levels of barnacle fouling before COVID-19 costing industry billions in additional fuel spending

More than 40% of vessels were suffering from over 10% hard fouling coverage on the hull even before ...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Shipshave: Industry’s first hull cleaning system for commercial ships in transit

The idea of cleaning hulls of vessels in transit is now becoming a reality with the innovative syste...

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  • Innovation
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

IMO, UNDP and private sector join forces to protect marine biodiversity and cut emissions

A ground-breaking Global Industry Alliance (GIA) has been launched to tackle two of the most pressin...

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  • Collaboration
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Hyundai Heavy, Hyundai Mipo get AiP for solvent-free 1 coating system

HHI and HMD acquire AiP for solvent free 1 coating system from Liberian Registry and Korean Register...

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  • Certification & Classification
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

BIMCO: 1st global standard for hull cleaning essential

To ensure that hull cleaning can be carried out in a safe and environmentally sustainable way in the...

Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Wallenius Wilhelmsen tests Jotun’s remotely-operated hull cleaning robot

Oslo-based Wallenius Wilhelmsen has pilot-tested Jotun’s remotely-operated proactive hull clea...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Nippon Paint Marine’s new coating gaining on popularity among dry bulk owners

Nippon Paint Marine’s new coating Neoguard Toughness is becoming popular among dry bulk owners...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Jotun has got Deepsea Stavanger covered

Odfjell Drilling’s semi-submersible drilling rig Deepsea Stavanger is preparing for drilling o...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 2 months ago
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Posted: 2 months ago

Jotun reveals a ‘robotic lawnmower’ to keep ships’ hulls free of biofouling

The Norwegian headquartered firm  Jotun has developed a solution that can offer shipowners “always c...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Penfield Marine taps SGS for underwater hull maintenance

Subsea Global Solutions (SGS) has entered into a new agreement with tanker operator Penfield Marine ...

Categories:
  • Environment
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Hapag-Lloyd secured 9 percent in energy savings by removing fouling on 33 ships

German container shipping company Hapag-Lloyd has obtained 9 percent in energy savings in the form o...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Nippon Paint unveils antivirus surface coating

Japanese marine coating company Nippon Paint and US-based technology company Corning Inc have develo...

Categories:
  • Innovation
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Smooth sailing – Getting proactive on the big biofouling problem

Biofouling is, or should be seen as, public enemy number one when it comes to impacting on marine ec...

Categories:
  • Infrastructure
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

The global biofouling challenge calls for new technology

The rapid pace of technological innovation has had a growing impact on the shipping industry. But as...

Categories:
  • Innovation
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

Jotun and Kongsberg Deliver New Hull Cleaning Solution

Jotun and Kongsberg Maritime have joined forces to develop a proactive hull cleaning solution called...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

HullWiper Set to Launch Hull Cleaning Services in Qatar

HullWiper is joining forces with GAC Qatar in preparation to launch its hull cleaning solution at th...

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  • Operations & Maintenance
Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

ECOsubsea Grows Hull Cleaning Footprint in Europe

Norwegian provider of hull cleaning technology ECOsubsea said it has been given green light by the D...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Subsea Anti-Fouling Robot to Be Tested at Orkney

The second phase of an Innovate UK project has been launched to develop an automated fouling managem...

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  • Equipment
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

Wallenius Wilhelmsen Chooses Jotun HPS for 42 Ships

Wallenius Wilhelmsen has decided to optimize hull performance of 42 of its vessels with Jotun’...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

HullWiper Bags Equinor Contract

HullWiper has signed a hull cleaning frame agreement with Equinor for its fleet of oil and gas tanke...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

BioFREE Webinar to Discuss Marine Energy Biofouling Approach

The BioFREE (Biofouling in Renewable Energy Environments) project has started data collection from b...

Categories:
  • Environment
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

New Project Tackles Biofouling on Offshore Wind Turbines

The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC), NDT Consultants, Brunel University London, Reece Innovatio...

Categories:
  • Operations & Maintenance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

OCEANIC biofouling database goes online

The OCEANIC project team has developed a biofouling database in an effort to help project developers...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Spain floats out marine lab to fight fouling and corrosion

The BiMEP center, an open-sea test area located off the Spanish north coast, has welcomed the protot...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

SHI, BIO-UV Get USCG Type Approvals for BWTS

USCG MSC has issued ballast water management system (BWMS) type approval certificates to South Korea...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago