• Who’s Who: Maritime Movements for May/June 2021

    Who’s Who: Maritime Movements for May/June 2021

  • MEPS WEEK
    GEAR | Veth Propulsion identifies opportunities in Pacific maritime market

    GEAR | Veth Propulsion identifies opportunities in Pacific maritime market

  • MEPS WEEK
    Welcome to Marine Engines and Propulsion Systems Week!

    Welcome to Marine Engines and Propulsion Systems Week!

  • NAVAL ARCHITECTURE WEEK
    Welcome to Naval Architecture Week!

    Welcome to Naval Architecture Week!

  • MEPS WEEK
    GEAR | MAN to supply turbochargers for Turkish Suezmax tanker trio

    GEAR | MAN to supply turbochargers for Turkish Suezmax tanker trio

  • Who’s Who: Maritime Movements for May/June 2021
  • GEAR | Veth Propulsion identifies opportunities in Pacific maritime market
  • Welcome to Marine Engines and Propulsion Systems Week!
  • Welcome to Naval Architecture Week!
  • GEAR | MAN to supply turbochargers for Turkish Suezmax tanker trio
TUG AND SALVAGE WEEK
GEAR | Crowley’s first fully-electric tug to get ABB propulsion

GEAR | Crowley’s first fully-electric tug to get ABB propulsion

By Baird Maritime Gear Editor

ABB will deliver an integrated electric propulsion system and advanced vessel control technology for Crowley Maritime Corporation’s fully-electric tug eWolf, which will be built for operations at the Port of San Diego. Crowley said the tug will be the first all-electric, battery-powered harbour tug ever built and ..

TUG AND SALVAGE WEEK
GEAR | Turkish yard orders propellers, thrusters for HaiSea Marine’s terminal support tugs

GEAR | Turkish yard orders propellers, thrusters for HaiSea Marine’s terminal support tugs

By Baird Maritime Gear Editor

Schottel has been selected to deliver a total of ten rudder propellers and two transverse thrusters to Turkey’s Sanmar Shipyards. The units are for installation in two LNG-fueled escort tugs as well as three battery-powered harbour tugs ordered by Canadian operator HaiSea Marine. The Robert Allan Ltd-designed vessels ..

SPAIN WEEK
GEAR | Spanish Navy taps local firm for ship engine maintenance

GEAR | Spanish Navy taps local firm for ship engine maintenance

By Baird Maritime Gear Editor

Spanish defence shipbuilding company Navantia has been awarded a contract for engine maintenance on the surface ships and submarines of the Spanish Navy. Navantia said the agreement is firm until 2023 and will yield annual revenues of around €25 million (US$29.6 million). The company has also been awarded a two-year ..

PASSENGER VESSEL WEEK
GEAR | Fjord1 awards contract for ferry conversions, charging stations

GEAR | Fjord1 awards contract for ferry conversions, charging stations

By Baird Maritime Gear Editor

Norwegian ferry operator Fjord1 has contracted Norwegian Electric Systems (NES) to act as system integrator and deliver power control, distribution and battery systems to three ferries that will be converted from gas and diesel propulsion to zero-emission battery operation. NES will also deliver equipment and control ..

Who’s Who: Maritime Movements for May/June 2021

Who’s Who: Maritime Movements for May/June 2021

By Baird Maritime

WORK BOAT WORLD: Finnlines‘ board of directors has appointed Tom Pippingskold, CFO, as Vice President and Deputy CEO of Finnlines as of May 6, 2021. In this new position, Pippingskold serves as the deputy to the President and CEO. Pippingskold has been Chief Financial Officer of Finnlines since October 1, 2013. He ..

Blast kills one, injures three at Chattogram shipbreaking yard

Blast kills one, injures three at Chattogram shipbreaking yard

By Baird Maritime

Bangladeshi media reports that an explosion at a shipbreaking yard in Chattogram over the weekend has left one person dead and three others critically injured. The incident occurred at around 14:00 local time on Saturday, June 19, as workers were dismantling a ship using acetylene torches at the SN Corporation yard in ..

Welcome to Fishing and Aquaculture Week!

Welcome to Fishing and Aquaculture Week!

The global fishing industry has suffered a “trial by fire” for at least twenty of the past thirty years thanks to the depredations of sections of the wider so ..