LR, SDARI and MAN join forces on ammonia dual-fuel containership for MSC

Lloyd’s Register (LR), Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC), Shanghai Merchant Ship Design & Research Institute (SDARI) and MAN Energy Solutions (MAN-ES) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for a design for the ammonia dual-fuel operation of an MSC container ship. Under the MOU, a technical specification and the associated design documents will be developed for […]

ClassNK releases “Guidelines for Electronic Logbooks”

ClassNK has released “Guidelines for Electronic Logbooks”. The guidelines specify basic requirements for approving electronic logbooks used on ships. The electronic logbooks for decks, machinery, etc. are expected to become more widespread because of the benefits of reducing the workload on crews for recording tasks, improving accuracy, and transitioning to a paperless system. Meanwhile, under […]

CMA D. ARGOUDELIS opens new branch in Singapore

CMA D. ARGOUDELIS & CO S.A. is pleased to announce the opening of its new subsidiary, CMA Singapore. Strategically located within the largest seaport in Southest Asia, the new facility offers customers additional storage opportunities, and access to one of the premier transport hubs in Asia. CMA Group is one of the largest Automation groups […]

ABS uses simulation and modelling to tackle ammonia’s safety challenge

In a pioneering safety development, ABS is using advanced modelling and simulation technologies to develop emergency response methods to assist ports and crew in responding to ammonia leaks or spills. It is the first step towards a comprehensive and fast ammonia release response system, capable of predicting the behaviour of an ammonia plume and directing […]

PSA BDP expands global network in Gdańsk, Poland with new office opening

PSA BDP, a leading provider of globally integrated and port-centric supply chain, transportation, and logistics solutions, has announced the opening of its first office in Poland. PSA BDP Poland is located in Gdańsk, a port city on the Baltic coast, and will be led by Country Manager, Ms. Agnieszka Moździerz. With this latest addition, PSA […]

Marlink adds next generation Endpoint Security solution to CyberGuard portfolio

Smart network solutions company Marlink has unveiled the latest upgrade to its suite of cyber security tools, adding next generation Endpoint Security to the CyberGuard portfolio. CyberGuard EDR (Endpoint Detection & Response) has been developed based on latest cyber security technology to create the most advanced solution of its type available to the maritime industry. […]

Pioneering WinGD solutions deliver major benefits for new NYK Line carriers

In a first for Swiss marine power company WinGD, its dual-fuel X-DF2.0 engines power two newly delivered car carriers for Japanese ship owner NYK Line. The vessels feature its cutting-edge emissions reduction technology, energy management and digital optimisation solutions with the engine at the heart of the energy ecosystem. The vessels feature the most comprehensive […]

Auramarine announces purchase of Finnish Measurement Systems business operations

Auramarine Oy and Finnish Measurement Systems Oy (FMS) have entered into a business transaction whereby FMS’s business operations will be transferred in their entirety to Auramarine Oy. The transaction supports Auramarine’s strategic goal to offer an extended selection of solutions to its current and new customers. Finnish Measurement Systems has been an active oil analyser […]