• TUG & SALVAGE WEEK
    Welcome to Tug and Salvage Week!

    Welcome to Tug and Salvage Week!

  • BAIRD MARITIME AWARDS
    AWARDS 2019 | Best Steering Supplier – Palmarine

    AWARDS 2019 | Best Steering Supplier – Palmarine

  • BAIRD MARITIME AWARDS
    AWARDS 2019 | Best Trawl Monitoring Equipment Supplier – Notus Electronics

    AWARDS 2019 | Best Trawl Monitoring Equipment Supplier – Notus Electronics

  • BAIRD MARITIME AWARDS
    AWARDS 2019 | Best Composite Panel Supplier – Ayres Composite Panels

    AWARDS 2019 | Best Composite Panel Supplier – Ayres Composite Panels

  • BAIRD MARITIME AWARDS
    AWARDS 2019 | Best Seating Supplier – Beurteaux

    AWARDS 2019 | Best Seating Supplier – Beurteaux

  • Welcome to Tug and Salvage Week!
  • AWARDS 2019 | Best Steering Supplier – Palmarine
  • AWARDS 2019 | Best Trawl Monitoring Equipment Supplier – Notus Electronics
  • AWARDS 2019 | Best Composite Panel Supplier – Ayres Composite Panels
  • AWARDS 2019 | Best Seating Supplier – Beurteaux
    DNV GL awards MSC new container ship fire safety notation

    DNV GL awards MSC new container ship fire safety notation

    By Baird Maritime

    DNV GL has awarded a new class notation to mitigate fire risks on container ships to MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company. The notation has been implemented on the largest container ships in the world, the 23,000+ TEU MSC Gülsün class. The new FCS notation is targeted exclusively towards container ships. It is designed ..

    TUG & SALVAGE WORLD
    COLUMN | Mr. Bean – saint or sinner? [Tug Times]

    COLUMN | Mr. Bean – saint or sinner? [Tug Times]

    By Alan Loynd

    Forgive me, gentle reader, I am not referring to that Mr. Bean, but rather to Martin Bean, who is said to be vice-chancellor of the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) and at first glance appears to fall squarely into the category of sinner. He propounds his theories with a certain wit and humour, as you would ..

    TUG & SALVAGE WEEK
    Welcome to Tug and Salvage Week!

    Welcome to Tug and Salvage Week!

    By Neil Baird

    For the past three or four years the Baird Maritime portal has seemingly featured news about newly launched tugs almost daily. Interestingly, the tug sector is apparently the most global of all sectors of the wider maritime market. Tugs are being delivered from South-East Asia and Turkey to South America, Africa and ..

    Danish Maritime Fair 2020 is opening in three months

    Danish Maritime Fair 2020 is opening in three months

    By Super User

    There are only three months until BellaCenter opens its doors for the fifth edition of the international exhibition Danish Maritime Fair, which takes place on May 13-14. Besides easy access and free entrance, the fair offers other improvements and innovations for the visitor. Amongst others, you can follow professional ..

    COLUMN | Devising a strategy for future fuels? [Grey Power]

    COLUMN | Devising a strategy for future fuels? [Grey Power]

    By Michael Grey

    What on earth are people going to be pouring into their diesel engines to support combustion, when the last oil well is capped and hydrocarbons are finally prohibited? It is all very interesting to consider learned papers about “all-electric” ships and wonderful advances in batteries, but realism suggests that the big ..

    COLUMN | Anxiety and the bunker barge [Grey Power]

    COLUMN | Anxiety and the bunker barge [Grey Power]

    By Michael Grey

    We have a new decade, with the 21st century’s teenage years consigned to the history books and a new regime governing the supply and use of marine fuels. It hasn’t exactly crept up on the industry: for months on end there have been warnings about the great leap into the low-sulphur future programmed for the dawn of a ..

    Welcome to Tug and Salvage Week!

    Welcome to Tug and Salvage Week!

    For the past three or four years the Baird Maritime portal has seemingly featured news about newly launched tugs almost daily. Interestingly, the tug sector is apparently ..