Friday, June 22, 2018

Van Oord, Shell Marine Ink 5-Year Pact

Global maritime contractor Van Oord has signed a five-year partnership agreement with Shell Marine covering the lubrication needs for its entire fleet of vessels....

Marine Fuel Standards to Triple Price Gap between Canadian Crude and U.S. Oil

Canada's oilsands industry, hard hit by a price storm this year, could be sailing straight into a pricing typhoon stirred up by new fuel...

Hyundai Heavy Industries’ Iran Deal in Trouble

Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) is facing an increasingly uncertain outlook for its expanding business deals with Iranian companies amid the renewed U.S. sanctions against...

Piracy and Sea Robbery Situation in Asia in May 2018: ReCAAP ISC

A total of eight incidents of armed robbery against ships¹ were reported in Asia in May 2018. No piracy incident was reported. There was...

KVH Announces 6-Level Cybersecurity Strategy for Maritime VSAT Network

As the maritime industry turns to digitalisation to help improve operational efficiency, there is increasing awareness of the importance of protecting networks and vessels...

ClassNK Releases Guidelines for Liquefied Gas Carrier Structures – Independent Prismatic Tanks –

Leading Classification Society ClassNK has released its Guidelines for Liquefied Gas Carrier Structures – Independent Prismatic Tanks. The Guidelines specify the technical requirements specifically...

Global Marine Group appoints Simon Hibberd as Managing Director for SB Submarine Systems

The Global Marine Group (GMG), a provider of offshore engineering services to telecommunications, renewables and oil & gas industries, has appointed Simon Hibberd as...

ABB Ability Lands Major Deal for 9 Heavy Lift Vessels Servicing Kazakh Oil Field...

ABB Ability™ Marine Advisory System – OCTOPUS marine software will map the safest and most efficient routes for a fleet of heavy lift vessels...

Inmarsat Research Programme Offers Unique Maritime IoT Insights

Original research commissioned by Inmarsat suggests that the maritime industry is more amenable to adopting analytic, management and operational tools applied through the Internet...

MarineTraffic and NAPA to Develop Joint Services for Improving Fleet Operational Performance

Global ship tracking company MarineTraffic and maritime software, services and data analysis provider NAPA have agreed to collaborate in developing a set of new...