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  • 10 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    The pilot and the captain of the Panama-flagged car carrier City of Rotterdam, which was involved in a collision with a ferry in December 2015, have received suspended sentences of four months in prison each. Judge Jeremy Richardson of The Crown Court at Kingston Upon Hull, was cited by Hull Daily Mail as saying that the case […]

  • 8 February 2017
    Business & Finance

    The distortion of the pilot’s spatial awareness due to ‘relative motion illusion’ aboard the Panama-flagged car carrier City of Rotterdam was reported as the cause of a collision between the vessel and the DFDS-owned ferry Primula Seaways in early December 2015. The incident between Primula Seaways and City of Rotterdam in the Humber Estuary, UK, stemmed from the […]

  • 15 June 2012

    Silence and tranquillity aboard a seagoing monster machine that uses a more than one metre wide drill head to blast into sub sea rocks: it seems an illusion. Yet, this is what Loggers’ shock, vibration and noise control achieves with automated air suspension. Comfort and healthy working conditions for the crew aboard such heavy machinery […]

  • 26 November 2012
    Business & Finance

    In response to the growing European market for wind energy, Chevalier Floatels has initiated the development of a new design concept for staff accommodation and transport to offshore wind farms installations. Chevalier Floatels’ ethos is that their vessels are more than just ‘floating accommodations’. The wellbeing and comfort of the staff on board is paramount. […]

  • 21 March 2013

    Fraser Yachts continues to add to its impressive fleet of yachts for sale with the arrival of the imposing 88m ILLUSION, by far the largest yacht ever to be built in China. Her wide beam of 15.6m will create huge volume over the six decks and create a gross tonnage of 3,500GRT. ILLLUSION is scheduled […]

  • 21 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    Fraser Yachts continues to add to its impressive fleet of yachts for sale with the arrival of the imposing 88m ILLUSION, by far the largest yacht ever to be built in China. Her wide beam of 15.6m will create huge volume over the six decks and create a gross tonnage of 3,500G RT. ILLLUSION is […]

  • 31 March 2013

    Video: Discovery Channel to Air Construction of World’s Largest Ships Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering’s Okpo Shipyard, South Korea is building the world’s largest ships – Maersk Line’s 400m long Triple-E container vessels. Maersk and Discovery Channel have teamed up to bring you every stage of construction from design to maiden voyage. In this six […]

  • 8 July 2014

    Most of charterers use survey services to monitor the bunkering operation process and ensure receiving the total amount of ordered fuel from the supplier.   The presence of a bunker surveyor on board during bunkering operation could be considered questionable.  What is the real necessity for a surveyor to be there? What should he/she control? […]

  • 9 August 2007

    ISA launches the fifth ISA120 M/Y Illusion at the end of June and delivers her in mid July. The black and white boat featuring darkened walnut highlighted with Lalique inlays stainless steel trim and beveled mirrors throughout the interior. Hull number five of the highly successful composite based ISA 120 series is a one hundred […]

  • 26 January 2015
    Equipment

    Motion Software, the Aberdeen-based hardware, software and tagging specialist for the oil and gas industry, has announced the availability of a new smartphone for use in hazardous areas in the offshore market. The new Smart-E 01, which is suitable for use in Zone 1 ATEX-compliant areas, is designed for operationally challenging environments such as the […]

  • 30 May 2014

    NYC-based PIRA Energy Group reports that a significant surge in the amount of LNG being sold under long-term contract in 2014 is limiting the diet for spot LNG in Asian markets. In the U.S., the EIA reported the season’s first “true” triple-digit storage injection. In Europe, PIRA is under no illusion that the prices being reported in […]

  • 23 March 2015
    Business & Finance, Technology

    Barge Master has delivered its first Barge Master T40 (BM-T40) motion compensated knuckle boom crane. The BM-T40 is installed on the ‘Walk to Work’ vessel the Kroonborg of Wagenborg. The BM-T40 is designed for offshore support vessels that are used to transfer small loads and personnel to (unmanned) offshore oil and gas platforms or wind turbines. The […]

  • 23 March 2015
    Business & Finance, Technology

    Barge Master has delivered its first Barge Master T40 (BM-T40) motion compensated knuckle boom crane. The BM-T40 is installed on the ‘Walk to Work’ vessel the Kroonborg of Wagenborg. The BM-T40 is designed for offshore support vessels that are used to transfer small loads and personnel to (unmanned) offshore oil and gas platforms or wind turbines. The […]

  • 22 February 2017

    The Dutch LNG supplier, PitPoint said the LNG Motion project received €27.8 million (Approx: US$29.2 million) under the European Union’s CEF Transport facility.

  • 2 November 2012
    Business & Finance

    OSIL  announced the launch of a Vessel Motion Monitoring System (VMMS), a system designed to monitor motion of a vessel in order to increase safety of transfers during offshore wind farm operations. With a second generation 6 DoF (Degrees of Freedom) motion sensor, the Vessel Motion Monitoring System monitors safety thresholds for heading, heave, pitch, […]

  • 16 July 2014

    The Government of Georgia has invited local and international companies for the expressions of interest in the Deep Water Sea Port of Anaklia project.   “I do believe that the new Deep Water Sea Port of Anaklia will be of historical importance for the country. We have worked very hard on this issue and the decision […]

  • 24 July 2014

    German operator of crew transfer vessels, OPUS MARINE GmbH, has decided to invest into innovation and report impact forces applied to boat landings in offshore wind farms. Also body forces which the service technicians have to experience during the transit will be reported. For this purpose OPUS MARINE has signed an agreement with MIR Maritime […]

  • 17 December 2019
    Business & Finance

    Sif has removed the Vineyard Wind project from its 2020 order book since the U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) has not yet issued a permit. Sif stated that the 800MW offshore wind project is still in its order book, but no longer for 2020 as manufacturing of the 84 monopiles next year “has […]

  • 13 May 2015
    Technology

    Van Aalst Group has introduced a new motion compensated gangway system under the brand name Safeway. Thanks to several innovations, the Safeway gangway bridge makes it possible for vessels to land at a broad range of offshore constructions, varying from small unmanned installations in the Southern North Sea to large offshore production units in the […]

  • 13 December 2018
    Project & Tenders, Technology

    Ørsted has awarded BMO Offshore with a contract extension for the supply of vessel motion monitoring systems onboard its crew transfer vessels (CTVs).

  • 3 December 2012
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    The movement of tectonic plates over a volcanic hotspot typically results in a narrow chain of seamounts, such as the Hawaiian-Emperor Seamount Trail. This hotspot trail is fed by a deep-mantle plume, which scientists believe drifted 15 degrees southward over millions of years because of a Pacific Ocean-wide “mantle wind.” But a new study that […]

  • 12 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    DHT Holdings, Inc. announced that Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. and certain of its subsidiaries filed rejection motions on December 6, 2012 with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware, which motions seek the Court’s approval to reject the bareboat charters for the Overseas Newcastle and the Overseas London. Pursuant to these two bareboat […]