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  • 10 December 2014
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Storage, Technology

    On the way from the generator to converter, a wind system generates substantial losses in the transmission of electrical energy. In order to reduce these losses, especially in offshore wind turbines, scientists at the Technical University Dresden want to increase the electricity voltage.  If the generator voltage is doubled, losses on the way from the generator […]

  • 20 February 2019
    Business & Finance

    The containership Stadt Dresden experienced main engine issues while berthing in Venice, Hapag-Lloyd informed.

  • 8 December 2014

    This magnificent view was captured on board the container ship Dresden Express, sailing under the flag of Bermuda. The photo was taken on the Thanksgiving day, during her morning arrival at the Port of Tacoma, located in Washington. The ship, 294-meter long with a breadth size of 32 meters, was built in 1991 and has […]

  • 8 April 2014

    Wasser und Schifffahrtsamt Dresden has announced a tender for disposal of dredging material from the Prossen harbour construction project. This contract will consist of disposal of 13,000 tonnes of dredged material (including transportation), proper disposal (use, recovery or disposal) of polluted dredged material, including handling and transportation from the first transfer station to the disposal […]

  • 10 August 2017
    Business & Finance

    MPC Container Ships, Norway-based owner and operator of container vessels formed in April 2017, has acquired AS Angelina, a 2,217 TEU ship. Built in Germany in 2007, the vessel was bought from an undisclosed German company. As informed, Ahrenkiel Steamship will be the technical ship manager, while the commercial management of the vessel will be handled […]

  • 18 May 2017
    Storage

    The first power transformer built by Siemens for the Beatrice offshore wind farm has left the factory in Dresden and is on its way to Rotterdam. The transformer is expected to arrive on site by end of May, the company’s spokesperson told Offshore WIND.

  • 8 February 2016
    Business & Finance

    The dredging activities at the site of the grounded CSCL Indian Ocean started yesterday afternoon as the authorities plan another attempt of moving the vessel, German Central Command for Maritime Emergencies (CCME) said. The authorities pumped out some 2000t of heavy oil from the grounded vessel, owned by Shanghai-based China Shipping Container Lines, via the German bunkering ship […]

  • 18 May 2017
    Storage

    The first power transformer built by Siemens for the Beatrice offshore wind farm has left the factory in Dresden and is on its way to Rotterdam. The transformer is expected to arrive on site by end of May, the company’s spokesperson told Offshore WIND.

  • 7 March 2013

    An engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract to build a new gas receiving facility in Emden has been awarded to Linde Engineering Dresden GmbH by Gassco on behalf of the Gassled joint venture. Due to begin regular operation in December 2015, the terminal forms part of the Gassco Emden Project (GEP) and will replace the […]

  • 12 June 2013

    The Conference of the Wind Power Engineering Community (COWEC), which is taking place June 18 and 19, 2013, at the Estrel Berlin in Berlin, Germany, will focus on the key challenges facing the wind power industry. More than 80 speakers from 20 countries will provide expert insights into all aspects of the industry, from the […]

  • 21 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    The global certification company for renewable energy services DNV GL has been re-accredited by the German accreditation body Deutsche Akkreditierungsstelle GmbH (DAkkS). This allows DNV GL to conduct conformity assessment of wind turbines and their components, wind farm projects and their assets, small, medium and large wind turbines, on- and offshore technology, ocean energy converters and […]

  • 24 May 2016
    Project & Tenders

    Norway’s Gassco has informed that a new facility in Germany for receiving gas exports from Norway was officially inaugurated in Emden, Germany on Tuesday, May 24, 2016.  This facility replaces the existing Norsea Gas Terminal (NGT) which became operational in 1977 in connection with the development of ConocoPhillips-operated Ekofisk field located in the North Sea, […]

  • 26 February 2014
    Business & Finance

    Vattenfall has decided to sell Vattenfall Europe PowerConsult GmbH, (VPC, a leading engineering and laboratory services company with overall 535 employees) to the Private Equity Investor Palero capital GmbH. The parties have agreed not to disclose the transaction value. The transaction is expected to be closed within the first quarter of 2014. VPC’s headquarter is […]

  • 26 February 2014
    Business & Finance

    Vattenfall has decided to sell Vattenfall Europe PowerConsult GmbH, (VPC, a leading engineering and laboratory services company with overall 535 employees) to the Private Equity Investor Palero capital GmbH. The parties have agreed not to disclose the transaction value. The transaction is expected to be closed within the first quarter of 2014. VPC’s headquarter is […]

  • 8 August 2013
    Research & Development, Storage, Technology

    Together with the Technical University of Dresden and the University of the Federal Armed Forces in Munich, Siemens has carried out research work into a highly efficient and robust medium-voltage converter for feeding electrical energy into power supply grids. The insights gained were successfully implemented within the scope of the research project funded by Germany‘s […]

  • 28 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    The Netherlands-based RMR Shipping has chosen London Thamesport to handle the UK call of its North West Europe – West Africa Ro-Ro service. The first call of the service was made by the 176-metre long Ro-Ro vessel Dresden on May 25, 2014. The vessel has the versatility to handle a wide variety of cargoes through […]

  • 22 April 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Alstom Grid has successfully delivered the offshore substation platform for the Trianel wind farm Borkum in the German North Sea, and handed it over to Trianel Windkraftwerk Borkum GmbH & Co. KG. The offshore installation of the substation, manufactured in Bremerhaven, northern Germany, was completed on 14. April. Borkum is a 56 square-kilometre wind farm, […]

  • 13 June 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

      German military divers are working on bringing up the wreck of a Stuka dive bomber that has been on the floor of the Baltic Sea for 70 years, according to Associated Press. The Stuka wreck was first discovered in the 1990s, about 10 kilometers (6 miles) off the coast of the German Baltic island […]

  • 8 January 2013

    Prolec has recently supplied its Digmaster Pro system to the German Federal Waterways and Shipping Administration during an upgrade of its workboat fleet. The German inland waterway network stretches for around 7300 km. Larger rivers have been canalised, allowing large ships to navigate them. Not surprisingly then, the network is crucial for the German economy […]

  • 23 August 2012
    Business & Finance, Technology

    Two German companies have joined forces to sustainably optimize electricity generation from wind energy. For the first time ever, PCS Power Converter Solutions from Berlin and VEM Sachsenwerk from Dresden are offering a thoroughly tested and perfectly integrated combination of full power converters and synchronous generators. A beer reception at the HUSUM WindEnergy trade fair […]

  • 3 March 2016
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Ceramic Technologies and Systems IKTS in Dresden have successfully tested in-house developed sensor rings designed to monitor the condition of wind turbine foundations at offshore wind farms. Working together with staff from Baltic Taucher in Rostock, the researchers successfully demonstrated the viability of the process in an on-site trial […]

  • 9 April 2015
    Storage, Technology

    Siemens is developing a gas-insulated transmission line for carrying large amounts of energy at high DC voltages. Berlin Technical University and Dresden University of Applied Sciences, among others, are working under the lead management of Siemens on developing a new gas-insulated DC transmission line known as the DC CTL (Compact Transmission Line for Direct-Current High […]