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From Stamp to Screen: DNV GL Issues Over 50,000 Electronic Certificates

By MarEx 2018-02-20 22:26:00

With the introduction of IMO compliant electronic class and statutory certificates DNV GL took classification into new territory. Now, just four months after the launch of this new service, more than 50,000 certificates have been issued. “We have been overwhelmed...

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Wärtsilä and Maersk Drilling Create a Joint 25-year Strategy for Thruster Services

By MarEx 2018-02-20 22:17:00

        Remove label     More    Boomerang        Wärtsilä and Maersk Drilling create a joint 25-year strategy for thruster services to increase uptime and reduce costs Inbox x Brett x Info@ The technology group...

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Goltens Teams Up with Yara Marine on SOx Scrubbers

By MarEx 2018-02-20 22:07:00

Goltens and Yara Marine Technologies have entered into a non-exclusive global engineering and installation pact for Yara’s SOx Scrubber System from 2018, including sales representation in North America, the Middle East and Singapore. “Yara Marine is a leader in exhaust...

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Two Damen ASD Tugs 2810 Delivered to Iskes Towage & Salvage

By MarEx 2018-02-20 17:11:59

Iskes Towage & Salvage, the leading maritime service provider based in the port of IJmuiden/Amsterdam, has taken delivery of two Damen ASD Tugs 2810. The vessels were built at Damen Song Cam Shipyards, Vietnam, and delivered last year to Damen...

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SCF and Shell Adopt LNG as Primary Fuel for Aframax Tankers

By MarEx 2018-02-20 16:23:57

SCF Group (PAO Sovcomflot) has today signed time-charter agreements with Shell for two dual-fueled Aframax tankers, which mark a historic turning point that set new environmental standards for the global tanker industry. At a ceremony held today during International Petroleum...

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U.S. Navy Awards FFG(X) Concept Design Contract to Fincantieri

By MarEx 2018-02-19 18:39:06

The U.S. Navy awarded to Fincantieri subsidiary, Marinette Marine Corporation, a $15M contract to evolve its FREMM-design into the next generation FFG(X) guided missile frigate. Closely matched to U.S. Navy requirements, six FREMM frigates are in service with the Italian...

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New DNV GL Notations Aim to Improve Stern Tube Bearing Performance

By MarEx 2018-02-18 16:06:05

DNV GL has revised its class rules for single stern tube bearing installations and introduced two new class notations, “Shaft align(1)” and “Shaft align(2)”, to help customers better manage the risk of stern tube bearing failure. The new class notations...

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Four New Methanol-Fueled Vessels Welcomed

By MarEx 2018-02-18 15:56:47

Waterfront Shipping Company Ltd. (WFS), Marinvest/Skagerack Invest (Marinvest), IINO Kaiun Kaisha, Ltd. (IINO), Mitsui & Co., Ltd. (Mitsui), and the NYK Group (NYK) are proud to announce their investment to build four new ocean-going vessels powered by clean-burning methanol fuel. ...

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SQLearn Sponsors e-Learning System in Greek Academies

By MarEx 2018-02-18 15:42:13

SQLearn has announced it will provide an integrated e-Learning system to all 10 Merchant Marine Academies (MMA) in Greece free of charge for the next three years, as part of a cooperation with the Ministry of Shipping and Island Policy....

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A Great Start to the Year for GTT

By MarEx 2018-02-18 15:19:44

GTT has received several orders, since the beginning of the year, for the equipment of three LNG Carriers (LNGCs) and one bunkering vessel. The three LNGCs, offering capacities ranging from 174,000 to 180,000 m3, will be built at Samsung Heavy...

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