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biofouling

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Posted: 6 days ago

WEP+ marks progress on marine biofouling research

The Wave and Energy Project (WEP+), a multinational research project into biofouling on offshore ren...

Categories:
  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 6 days ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

HHI to use Jotun’s Hull Skater to protect HMM’s newbuilds from biofouling

South Korean majors Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI), which controls about 10% of the global newbuild ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Global alliance on combating biofouling gets two more members

South Korean shipping and marine supplier Tas Global Co., Ltd and water software development firm DH...

Categories:
  • Collaboration
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

Kuwait Oil’s new oil spill response vessel to feature Evac’s Cathelco MGPS

A new multi-purpose oil spill response and towage vessel being built for the Kuwait Oil Co will be i...

Categories:
  • Equipment
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago
Premium

Shipshave: 1st hull cleaning system for big ships in transit

The idea of cleaning hulls of vessels in transit is now becoming a reality with the innovative syste...

Categories:
  • Innovation
Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

IMO, UNDP and private sector form new alliance

A ground-breaking Global Industry Alliance (GIA) has been launched to tackle two of the most pressin...

Categories:
  • Collaboration
Posted: 7 months ago
  • video
Posted: 8 months ago

Jotun reveals a ‘robotic lawnmower’ to keep ships’ hulls free of biofouling

The Norwegian headquartered firm  Jotun has developed a solution that can offer shipowners “always c...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

Hapag-Lloyd secured 9 percent in energy savings by removing fouling on 33 ships

German container shipping company Hapag-Lloyd has obtained 9 percent in energy savings in the form o...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

Getting proactive on the big biofouling problem

Biofouling is, or should be seen as, public enemy number one when it comes to impacting on marine ec...

Categories:
  • Infrastructure
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

The global biofouling challenge calls for new technology

The rapid pace of technological innovation has had a growing impact on the shipping industry. But as...

Categories:
  • Innovation
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

BioFREE Webinar to Discuss Marine Energy Biofouling

The BioFREE (Biofouling in Renewable Energy Environments) project has started data collection from b...

Categories:
  • Environment
Posted: about 1 year ago
Industry Contribution

Faccin Wind Towers Division: a reliable partner for your wind energy project

Faccin Group created a Wind Towers Division within the company. Why? Eng. Andrea Comparin: “Ac...

Posted: 21 days ago
Industry Contribution

Maritime Insurance Market Update, Q3 2020

‘Clients, advisors and insurers are in the same boat.’ Effective cooperation is necessary to keep ri...

Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

New Project Tackles Biofouling on Offshore Wind Turbines

The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC), NDT Consultants, Brunel University London, Reece Innovatio...

Categories:
  • Operations & Maintenance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

New Project Tackles Biofouling on Offshore Wind Turbines

The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC), NDT Consultants, Brunel University London, Reece Innovatio...

Categories:
  • Operations & Maintenance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

OCEANIC biofouling database goes online

The OCEANIC project team has developed a biofouling database in an effort to help project developers...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Industry Contribution
Partner

It’s all about power flow

Integration of renewable energies on a ship – and in other island networks Interview with Jero...

Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

New Zealand First to Introduce Biofouling Standard for Ships

On May 15, New Zealand will introduce a nationwide standard for biofouling. ...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

ICIT and EMEC Looking into Marine Energy Diofouling

The International Centre of Island Technology (ICIT) and the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) ha...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

ICIT, EMEC diving deeper into biofouling issues

Following the completion of an initial field research in January 2016, the International Centre of I...

Categories:
  • Research & Development
Posted: over 2 years ago
Industry Contribution

“ETICA IP” ROV & USV a staunch green ally for the blue economy indystry & ocean sustainability

By Ioana Laura Grigore. Our concept of blue economy & ocean sustainability in offshore industry ...

Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

AR1500 squeaky clean months after splash (Photo + video)

Atlantis Resources has released footage which shows its AR1500 tidal turbine without any visible bio...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

MERIC studies biofouling to advance marine renewables

Researchers at the Marine Energy Research and Innovation Center (MERIC) of Chile are conducting a bi...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Swansea Uni puts tidal lagoon scholarship up for grabs

Swansea University has opened a call for applications for a studentship that will investigate marine...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

EU-Funded Project Brings New Coating Solution to Market

An aluminium-based coating for offshore energy installations, developed under the EU-funded ACORN pr...

Categories:
  • Operations & Maintenance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

EU-Funded Project Brings New Coating Solution to Market

An aluminium-based coating for offshore energy installations, developed under the EU-funded ACORN pr...

Categories:
  • Operations & Maintenance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Hull Biofouling More Damaging than Ballasting?

The entry into force of the Ballast Water Convention this September will not prevent the transfer of...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

ACORN project moves forward

New phase of the Advanced Coatings for Offshore Renewable Energy (ACORN) project, involving the test...

Categories:
  • Research & Development
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

OCEANIC Project bags €1 million

The OCEANIC Project has been granted €1 million though the first OCEANERA-NET funding call to develo...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago