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  • 19 August 2020

    Welaptega, owned by integrated subsea technology and services company Ashtead Technology, delivered the Riser/Rope Cleaning and Inspection System (RCIS) to Ocean Installer for its inaugural deployment in May. The project saw riser cleaning operations carried out in Norwegian waters as part of the Balder X project. This project with Ocean Installer marks the first occasion […]

  • 10 June 2020
    Environment, Infrastructure, Innovation, Market outlooks, Technology, Vessels

    The idea of cleaning hulls of vessels in transit is now becoming a reality with the innovative system developed by Norwegian company Shipshave.

  • 27 May 2020

    To ensure that hull cleaning can be carried out in a safe and environmentally sustainable way in the future, a global standard is essential, BIMCO, the world’s largest shipping association, believes. Biofouling, which is the accumulation of various aquatic organisms on ships’ hulls, is gaining increasing importance on the global scene. Apart from impacting ships’ […]

  • 26 May 2020
    Innovation, Vessels

    Oslo-based Wallenius Wilhelmsen has pilot-tested Jotun’s remotely-operated proactive hull cleaning robot onboard one of its RORO carriers. Jotun Hull Skating Solutions combines remotely operated underwater robotic Jotun HullSkater, a special antifouling coating named SeaQuantum Skate and a range of customized services including inspection, technical service and performance level guarantees. The HullSkater is a remotely operated robot […]

  • 16 April 2020
    Business & Finance

    Mud Cat Dredges has just released this beautiful photo of their new Mud Cat MC 40E electric radio remote control dredge system, taken during the cleanup works on a holding pond at a job site in Pennsylvania. Mud Cat was able to provide the dredge immediately from inventory and send a field service technician to […]

  • 20 March 2020
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    In the Romanian harbor of Galati, certain spots were in urgent need of maintenance dredging. For this dredging project, a Damen DOP dredge package was recently shipped to the site. The Port of Galati is located on the Danube river. Being the second largest port of Romania, the harbor needs regular dredging to keep the […]

  • 13 March 2020
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Jotun and Kongsberg Maritime have joined forces to develop a proactive hull cleaning solution called Jotun HullSkater. Jotun HullSkater, a green cleaning machine, is part of Jotun Hull Skating Solutions. This is the first solution developed for proactive bio-fouling control on ships and offers the potential to reduce fuel costs by around US$3.6 million and […]

  • 13 February 2020

    Lateral has launched a new marine growth removal tool, the FlexiClean Micro, for use by smaller remotely operated vehicles (ROVs) to reduce costs and save time. The FlexiClean Micro is a smaller system that the previously released FlexiClean, which was launched in 2014. Lateral said it was responding to the customer demand by introducing a […]

  • 20 December 2019
    Operations & Maintenance

    HullWiper is joining forces with GAC Qatar in preparation to launch its hull cleaning solution at the Qatari port of Ras Laffan in early 2020. GAC Qatar has been granted a license by the country’s Environment Ministry to operate hull cleaning equipment in its waters. HullWiper’s Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) complies with Qatar’s strict regulations, […]

  • 20 November 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Norwegian provider of hull cleaning technology ECOsubsea said it has been given green light by the Dutch regulatory body Rijkswaterstaat to offer hull cleaning services to vessels at all Dutch Ports including Europe’s biggest port, the Port of Rotterdam. ECOsubsea also secured similar permissions in Antwerp, Zeebrugge, Ghent and Southampton. “Ports want evidence that our […]

  • 25 September 2019
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    ECOsubsea, the Norwegian provider of hull cleaning technology, has secured contracts to clean in North European ports of Antwerp and Zeebrugge. The cleaning system has now been approved for use in the two North European ports following around 500 vessel cleanings in Southampton and Norway and its proven ability to meet strict environmental requirements, the […]

  • 12 September 2019

    Equinor is progressing oil spill recovery at the South Riding Point terminal in the Bahamas after the impact of Hurricane Dorian.

  • 29 August 2019

    Japanese FPSO operator MODEC is working to clean up and disperse the remaining oil following an oil spill on the Petrobras-operated Espadarte field offshore Brazil last Friday.

  • 8 July 2019
    Business & Finance

    Wärtsilä and CHI sign an MoU to jointly service the exhaust gas cleaning market in China.

  • 24 June 2019

    Augean North Sea Services, a subsidiary of Augean, has welcomed the arrival of the Curlew FPSO vessel into the Port of Dundee and with it the start of a major contract supporting Shell in its objective to decommission redundant North Sea infrastructure.

  • 10 September 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    The Ocean Cleanup, the Dutch non-profit organization developing technologies to rid the oceans of plastic, has launched the world’s first ocean cleanup system from the San Francisco Bay. The cleanup system (System 001) is set for a two-week trial before continuing its journey toward the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, 1,200 nautical miles offshore, to start […]

  • 16 August 2018
    Business & Finance

    Maersk is providing support to The Ocean Cleanup by installing a pilot clean-up system in the Pacific.

  • 14 August 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Fraser River Pile & Dredge (GP) Inc. recently took delivery of a Damen heavy-duty submersible dredge pump, the DOP350 that will be used to clean a contaminated harbor in the Great Lakes. The Fraser River was contracted by Public Works and Government Services Canada to carry out the cleanup of the largest Canadian contaminated site on the […]

  • 4 June 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    HullWiper has made its hull cleaning technology available as onboard solution that allows all types of vessels to clean their hull fouling on demand. The onboard version of the diver- and brush-free remotely operated vehicle (ROV) gives vessels on a tight schedule the means to perform a partial or full hull clean on a planned […]

  • 25 May 2018
    Project & Tenders, Vessels

    South Korean R&D company, Lattice Technology, received an order for a 15 cubic meter lattice pressure vessel (LPV) LNG fuel tank to be installed onboard a newbuild ship to be deployed for Ulsan Port Authority. 

  • 13 February 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Dutch-based ship hull cleaning service provider Fleet Cleaner has said it aims to set an even higher standard for hull cleaning. The company strongly believes that robotic hull cleaning is the future. “Already we constantly see that our autopilot can control the robot better than any human operator. However, we want to take this to […]

  • 15 September 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Jupa, a Norway based company, has entered into an agreement with BP to deliver SolidCitric cartridges and associated adapter tooling for the Taurus-Libra field in Egypt. The SolidCitric products are specialised tooling for cleaning of subsea equipment experiencing calcareous scaling. Endre Birkeland, managing director of Jupa said; “This is our first international delivery and a […]

  • 17 July 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Osbit has delivered a hybrid monopile cleaning tool to Van Oord, designed to support the installation of offshore wind turbine foundations. The hybrid marine growth cleaning tool is currently supporting a project at the Walney 3 & 4 offshore wind farm in the Irish Sea, where Van Oord has been tasked with installing 87 monopiles […]

  • 2 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    Dutch foundation The Ocean Cleanup has received a helping hand from AkzoNobel in its aim to completely remove plastic from the world’s oceans. Under the agreement between the parties, AkzoNobel will provide advanced, biocide-free coatings technology for all the devices and equipment used by The Ocean Cleanup for the next five years. The most high profile use […]

  • 29 March 2017
    Business & Finance

    The bulk carrier DL Marigold has been allowed to return to New Zealand’s port of Tauranga after it was cleaned by divers at sea outside the country’s waters. The 33,752 dwt bulker returned to Tauranga in the evening hours of March 28 to finish unloading a shipment of palm kernel. “We checked photos taken after the cleaning […]