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  • 15 July 2007

    The design challenges presented by the second generation of Volvo Open 70 are considerable not least for newcomers to the race, Marcelino Botin (pictured, above right) and Shaun Carkeek, who have been tasked with penning the lines of the PUMA Racing Team entry.

  • 22 June 2018

    A subsea search for the missing containers from the YM Efficiency will begin in the next few days.

  • 23 January 2019

    A total of 12 containers lost from the YM Efficiency have until now been located and imaged by ROUV.

  • 30 August 2013

    Vessel efficiency improvement is speeding up. Reduction of emissions is now one of the prime objectives in maritime engineering, leading to numerous innovations in ship propulsion that all help minimising fuel consumption. A quick round-up of recent Dutch initiatives and new technologies reveals green possibilities for ship owners in all sectors of shipping. Naval architects […]

  • 9 April 2014
    Business & Finance

    DNV GL presents a novel approach that overcomes challenges of assessing on board energy efficiency in a consistent manner. As a result, priorities for improvement can be determined accurately. In a new report released today, DNV GL answers the question: How can a ship manager identify the biggest sources of useful energy that are currently […]

  • 8 October 2012

    On 27 September, Offshore WIND was present, along with other press and 250 industry representatives, at the official inauguration of the Large Climate Test Chamber which forms part of the Offshore Wind Infrastructure Application Lab (OWI-Lab), strategically located in a warehouse on the Churchill Dock in the port of Antwerp, Belgium. This public testing and […]

  • 26 July 2018
    Business & Finance

    YM Efficiency lost 81 containers and suffered structural damage following heavy rolling off Newcastle.

  • 27 November 2012
    Business & Finance

    A new container ship design featuring LNG-fuelled propulsion, optimised hull and efficient cargo handling demonstrates that vessels can be both environment-friendly and economic to operate. “The earlier we are consulted during the design of a container ship, the greater the benefits for all concerned,” says Ari Viitanen, Dry Cargo Sales Director at Cargotec. “So we […]

  • 13 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    The latest launch from Blyth Workcats was recently on display at the Seawork Exhibition in Southampton. Clements Engineering has worked with the team at Blyth over many years supplying all their stern gear, shafts and propellers and the team have built a good knowledge of this builder who has been producing successful workboats and catamarans […]

  • 5 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    Seaspan Corporation announced yesterday that it accepted delivery of a 4600 TEU containership, the MOL Efficiency. The containership was constructed by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. in 2003 and expands the Company’s operating fleet to 71 vessels. The MOL Efficiency is on charter to Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd. (“MOL”) under a two-year, fixed-rate time charter. The […]

  • 8 August 2018
    Business & Finance

    Search located 37 containers, which fell from YM Efficiency, off the coast of Newcastle. 42 boxes still missing.

  • 8 May 2020
    Authorities & Government, Infrastructure, Operations & Maintenance, Regulation & policy, Safety, Vessels

    AMSA completes subsea operations, successful recovering 63 shipping containers of YM Efficiency containership.

  • 6 May 2020
    Innovation, Research & Development, Technology, Transition

    The US National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) scientists have fabricated a solar cell with an efficiency of nearly 50 per cent. The six-junction solar cell now holds the world record for the highest solar conversion efficiency at 47.1 per cent, measured under concentrated illumination. A variation of the same cell also set the efficiency record […]

  • 6 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Energy Efficiency Award (previously Clean Ship Award) went to Fjord Lines’ Stavangerfjord – designed and constructed by Bergen Group Fosen. The winner of the award was published at the opening day of Nor-Shipping in Oslo on June 4th 2013. Stavangerfjord is the first international service passenger ferry to run on pure LNG engines. The […]

  • 24 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    At the 110th session of the IMO Council, the 2014-2015 budget was subject to intensive debate. A crucial issue was the prioritisation and effectivisation of the IMO tasks, including the restructuring of the Sub-Committees. The IMO Council intensively debated Secretary-General Koji Sekimizu’s proposal for the 2014-2015 budget. There was general support of the initiatives launched […]

  • 8 May 2007

    Emirates Team New Zealand finished Round Robin Two of the Louis Vuitton Cup at the top of the table, with a win over BMW ORACLE Racing capping an unbeaten run in the second round. By finishing as the top challenger, the Kiwi team now has the right to choose its opponent for the Semi Finals. […]

  • 5 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    ABS, a leading provider of maritime classification services, has released the ABS Ship Energy Efficiency Measures Advisory to provide guidance on the wide range of options available to improve vessel efficiency, reduce fuel consumption and lower emissions. The Advisory assists owners, operators and other stakeholders in conducting the techno-economic analysis needed to meet the challenges […]

  • 4 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Canal & River Trust recently opened a pilot dredging treatment site near Coventry as part of plans to carry out £80 million worth of dredging over ten years. With new legislation, the cost of disposing of dredging via landfill has increased dramatically in recent years, and the site should provide a cost efficient place to […]

  • 30 January 2014

    Believing that improved performance can be achieved through innovative thinking and new ideas, Clipper and its Performance Management team are continuously working on fuel efficiency and energy consumption optimization. One such initiative was the bulbous bow and rudder bulb modifications made on a G-type 9,100 dwt multipurpose carrier, Clipper Galaxy. The bulbous bow (bulb) is […]

  • 5 October 2009

    The 2nd International Conference on “Ship Efficiency” left its more than 200 participants wondering, whether the current proposal to implement an Energy Efficiency Design Index (EEDI) is an appropriate tool to cut ship emissions. Professor Stefan Krueger of TU Hamburg Harburg, Institute of Ship Design and Ship Safety, discussed the pros and cons of the […]

  • 9 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    Siem Shipping has sold one of its less efficient vessels, the Timaru Star, for recycling. The sales price was USD 2.0 million. The transaction will have no profit or loss impact in Q3 2013. The terms of the sale are that the vessel must be recycled according to ISO-standards. The transaction was part of the […]

  • 12 February 2012

    “Many people are unaware of the contamination of their fuel tanks”, states Theo van der Linden of Van der Linden BV. “The sludge in the tanks is actually bacteria, that have been able to grow due to water or condensation.” Van der Linden BV, based in Lienden, the Netherlands, has developed a unique, complementary system […]