Marlink leverages SES capacity to meet booming demand from energy customers

Smart network solutions company Marlink and satellite network provider SES have responded to booming energy sector demand by providing an additional one gigabyte of SES’s O3b satellite bandwidth capacity to Marlink customers. The service now available to Marlink’s energy sector customers makes it possible for them to digitalise rig operations, connect crew with ease and […]

SEA-KIT International secures USV export deal

SEA-KIT International has announced an Uncrewed Surface Vessel (USV) export sale to ThayerMahan, a world leader in autonomous maritime solutions based in Connecticut, USA. The X-Class USV’s award-winning combination of extended range, high sea state endurance and payload capacity attracted ThayerMahan initially to the UK-based USV technology leader. The fact that SEA-KIT’s vessels are already […]

Shipowner decarbonisation survey identifies ‘collaboration crisis’

A survey of shipowners conducted by design and engineering consultancy Houlder has highlighted that reliance on ad hoc collaboration between ship owners, and between technology companies and owners, is currently a major barrier to the decarbonisation of shipping. The research – based upon owner feedback from across the container, tanker, bulk, cruise and ferry sectors […]

Boston Consulting Group and ABS combine expertise to support marine and offshore decarbonisation

Global management consultancy Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and classification society American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) have signed a memorandum of understanding to join their technical and consulting expertise in the maritime and offshore industries, providing joint support to clients’ decarbonisation journeys. The new joint proposition will help clients achieve their net-zero goals, supporting asset owners […]

Nor-Shipping targets renewable potential with first Norwegian Offshore Wind pavilion

Nor-Shipping has announced that its 2023 event, taking place in Oslo and Lillestrøm, 6-9 June, will feature a dedicated offshore wind pavilion for the very first time. Hosted by specialist cluster organisation Norwegian Offshore Wind (NOW), the new area aims to showcase national expertise to a global audience, opening up business opportunity for stakeholders throughout […]