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  • 20 January 2021
    Environment, Innovation, Transition, Vessels

    Austal Australia has launched the VOLTA series of electric-powered high speed ferry solutions, with the introduction of the Passenger Express 46V, a fully electric-powered 46 metre catamaran ferry design. Austal’s new VOLTA series includes on-shore charging infrastructure and in-service support programs for operators. The vessels combine light-weight, low-resistance hull forms, specifically designed, tested and optimised […]

  • 10 December 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Exploration & Production, Market outlooks, Outlook & strategy, Transition

    The world is on track to run out of sufficient oil supplies to meet its needs through 2050 unless exploration speeds up, Rystad Energy reveals.

  • 27 November 2020
    Authorities & Government, Environment, Market outlooks, Outlook & strategy, Regulation & policy, Research & Development, Rules & Regulation, Transition, Vessels

    The new IMO measures addressing greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) have been met with a lot of criticism from the industry as they are likely to slow down the demolition of older, less-efficient ships until they enter into force. To remind, the 75th session of the IMO’s Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC 75) approved, among other […]

  • 2 November 2020
    Business developments & projects, Innovation, Research & Development, Technology

    Swedish tidal energy developer Minesto has made progress on the commissioning of the DG100 tidal kite system in Vestmannasund in Faroe Islands.

  • 19 October 2020
    Business developments & projects, Infrastructure, Innovation, IT & Software

    Shell’s Deepwater business has selected Bentley Systems’ digital twin solutions to streamline its capital projects process and accelerate time to first oil.

  • 10 August 2020
    Business developments & projects, Innovation, IT & Software, Technology

    Norway’s maritime-oriented technology company Klaveness Digital has introduced a new Supply Chain Analytics division aimed at accelerating digitalization throughout the dry bulk industry.

  • 23 July 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Innovation, Research & Development, Technology

    Boston-based Sea Machines Robotics has closed a new $15 million financing round with significant participation by Huntington Ingalls Industries.

  • 14 July 2020

    Ship recycling yards in Turkey that are compliant with safety and environmental requirements of the European Union are full until the end of the year, Clarksons Platou Shipbroking said in a report. The report indicated that there is limited space available at the other EU facilities on the Continent which are not all fully operational […]

  • 3 July 2020
    Project & Tenders

    Denmark is accelerating the tendering procedure for the Hesselø offshore wind farm to allow for the commissioning of the project one year earlier than initially planned. Located in Kattegatt, Hesselø is the second of the three offshore wind farms proposed in the Energy Agreement 2018, the first being the Thor project. Initially, Hesselø was scheduled […]

  • 2 July 2020
    Business & Finance, Market outlooks, Outlook & strategy

    Offshore wind could become a $ 1 trillion industry over the next two decades, and renewable energy in general will create an investment opportunity of between $ 8 trillion and $ 16 trillion by 2030, according to some of the reports recently published. Meanwhile, oil & gas giants are making concrete steps in the renewable […]

  • 1 July 2020
    Vessels

    High Speed Transfers (HST) has awarded Chartwell Marine with a contract to design and deliver a new hybrid Chartwell 24 crew transfer vessel (CTV). The vessel, which will provide dedicated support for the offshore wind sector, is set to be built locally in the UK by Isle of Wight yard Diverse Marine, which was awarded […]

  • 17 June 2020
    Research & Development

    Construction of the onshore substations and transmission system for the Greater Changhua 1 & 2a offshore wind project in Taiwan is moving full speed ahead, according to Ørsted. Ørsted stated it is working with Star Energy Corporation (SEC), a subsidiary of EPC contractor Taiwan Cogeneration Corporation, to implement the highest Quality, Health, Safety and Environment […]

  • 28 May 2020
    Equipment, Vessels

    The technology group Wärtsilä has won an order to provide propulsion solutions for a new 115 metres long high-speed ferry. The vessel is being built by Austal at the Australian shipbuilder’s yard in the Philippines for Danish operator Molslinjen. It will feature four Wärtsilä 31 engines, recognised by Guinness World Records as being the world’s most efficient […]

  • 27 May 2020
    Vessels

    The world’s biggest dual-fuel, low-speed engine WinGD X92DF has been officially launched in China, China State Shipbuilding Corporation revealed. The engine was developed by Winterthur Gas & Diesel (WinGD), a subsidiary of CSSC, built by Shanghai CSSC Mitsui Shipbuilding Diesel Engine Co., and guaranteed by CSSC Marine Power Technology Service. Class society Bureau Veritas awarded […]

  • 19 May 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business developments & projects, Project & Tenders

    The Irish government has designated seven offshore wind projects as relevant, meaning they will be fast-tracked through the new marine planning regime. The selected projects include the Oriel, innogy’s Bray and Kish Banks, Codling I and II, Skerd Rocks and North Irish Sea Array (NISA) wind farms. The announcement means the projects are allowed to […]

  • 2 April 2020
    Business & Finance

    Iberdrola will put its investments in 2020 on a fast track with an aim to surpass last year’s investment record and reach € 10 billion. This will lead to some 4.5 GW of new capacity currently under construction to be commissioned this year.

  • 27 January 2020

    High Speed Transfers (HST) has taken delivery of HST Euan, its fourth FCS 2710 class fast crew supply vessel, from Damen Shipyards. HST Euan was loaded onto a heavy-lift vessel at Damen Shipyards Antalya in Turkey in mid-January bound for Rotterdam, the Netherlands. To remind, Damen floated out the vessel at the beginning of November 2019 and a […]

  • 26 December 2019

    SAMSA is disappointed with the slow growth of the South African Ship Registry.

  • 25 December 2019
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Naval Group and Airspeed have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to respond to the design competition launched by Lockheed Martin Australia for the masts of the Attack-class submarines. Naval Group has developed a new carbon composite mast implementing the latest innovations in composites. Recently, Steve Barlow, Airspeed’s managing director was in France to visit […]

  • 4 December 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Hydroid has integrated an in-mission processor on a REMUS 600 unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV) with the Kongsberg High-Resolution Interferometric Synthetic Aperture Sonar (HISAS) 2040. By integrating the in-mission processing, the high-resolution images from the HISAS module can be quickly downloaded when the vehicle returns from its mission, Hydroid explains. HISAS 2040 provides up to 2cm […]

  • 12 November 2019

    Slow shipping is not the answer to cutting emissions from shipping, the UK Chamber of Shipping pointed out. 

  • 11 November 2019
    Business & Finance

    Slower ship speeds would massively reduce the damage shipping is causing to human health, nature and the climate.

  • 25 October 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Allspeeds has recently tested its new cutting and sealing tool for the decommissioning sector at Balmoral Subsea Test Centre’s submersion tanks. Accrington-based Allspeeds, the sole manufacturer of ‘Webtool’ hydraulic ROV cutters and systems, was awarded a contract by Chevron USA to develop an environmentally friendly, fast intervention tool (FIT) for subsea pipeline decommissioning work. The tool […]

  • 30 September 2019
    Business & Finance

    Mitsubishi Shipbuilding received orders for two large, high-speed ferries from Shin Nihonkai Ferry.

  • 3 September 2019
    Equipment

    Aker Solutions has launched its Intelligent Subsea offering designed to, according to the company, accelerate field development and maximize performance.