Liberian Registry awards Approval in Principle to Anemoi’s Rotor Sail systems

The Liberian Registry has awarded an Approval in Principle (AIP) to Anemoi Marine Technologies for their Rotor Sail systems. Anemoi’s Rotor Sails are available with three deployment options – fixed to the deck, a folding type, and on rails that can be moved along or across the deck. The folding and rail systems were validated […]

VIKAND partners with Marc-Henry Cruise Holdings, joint owner/operator of Four Seasons Yachts

Global healthcare specialist VIKAND is partnering with Marc-Henry Cruise Holdings, joint owner/ operator of Four Seasons Yachts, to provide its maritime medical expertise in the design and installation of onboard medical facilities for the launch of Four Seasons’ new concept in luxury yacht experiences. Four Seasons is bringing the legendary high standards, service and attention-to-detail […]

ABS strengthens its technology leadership by appointing Patrick Ryan CTO

ABS has appointed Patrick Ryan (pictured) as Chief Technology Officer to support continued development of ABS as a maritime technology leader. Having served in the key executive leadership role of ABS Senior Vice President, Global Engineering and Technology since 2019, Ryan’s appointment to CTO reflects the increasingly pivotal role of technology in the global energy […]

Early detection is key to preventing shipboard electric vehicle fires, advises Survitec

Following several high-profile ship fires involving electric vehicles (EVs), leading Survival Technology solutions provider Survitec is advising operators of vessels transporting hybrid and EVs – such as ferries, ropaxes, roros, PCCs and PCTCs – on how best to prevent and control fire onboard ship involving lithium-ion batteries. As part of ongoing initiatives within the industry […]