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biofouling

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Posted: 10 hours 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...

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  • Collaboration
Posted: 10 hours ago
Posted: about 1 month 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: about 1 month ago
Posted: 4 months ago
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Shipshave: Industry’s first hull cleaning system for commercial ships in transit

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

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  • Innovation
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

IMO, UNDP and private sector join forces to protect marine biodiversity and cut emissions

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

Categories:
  • Collaboration
Posted: 4 months ago
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Posted: 5 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...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 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...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Smooth sailing – 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: 6 months ago
Posted: 6 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: 6 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

BioFREE Webinar to Discuss Marine Energy Biofouling Approach

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

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

New Project Tackles Biofouling on Offshore Wind Turbines

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

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  • Operations & Maintenance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year 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: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year 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: about 1 year 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 Biofouling

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...

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  • Research & Development
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 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 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 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 2 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Swansea University puts tidal lagoon research 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 3 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 3 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
Posted: over 4 years ago

ORE Catapult takes closer look at biofouling

The project led by the ORE Catapult could see the creation of a detailed map to identify the type, s...

Categories:
  • Environment
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

ORE Catapult-Led Project to Study Biofouling

A new project has been launched to take a close up look at attaching organisms living on renewable e...

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

ORE Catapult-Led Project to Study Biofouling

A new project has been launched to take a close up look at attaching organisms living on renewable e...

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