The American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) has launched a new comprehensive support package for offshore operators in Brazil’s complex regulatory environment, with a detailed technical advisory and two new notations. The ABS Practical Considerations for Regulatory Compliance in Brazil provides detailed guidance on ..
It has been an interesting couple of months for the global fishing and aquaculture sectors. Many new and impressive new vessels have been ordered and delivered. At the same time, some important and revealing scientific comment has been made. The industry, overall, has begun to be positioned for a very promising and exciting ..
Spanish operator Baleària is working towards being the first shipping line in the world to obtain the Global Safe Site Covid-19 badge at the highest level (Excellence) from the international certification and inspection body Bureau Veritas (BV), the company said in a statement on Tuesday, May 5. This certifies that ..
Kotug International has completed the 100 per cent acquisition of Marsol International, a UAE-based offshore and marine terminal services provider. The acquisition also covers Marsol’s terminal management and maintenance services, which are currently utilised in 32 offshore marine terminals in more than 20 ..
The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) has selected SHOXS suspension systems to refit and upgrade the charity’s Severn-class lifeboats. Introduced to the RNLI in 1995, the 17-metre Severn-class lifeboats are the largest lifeboats in the RNLI fleet and are designed to handle the toughest weather. The RNLI has ..
Norwegian company Stadt’s electric propulsion solution, Stadt Lean Propulsion, has added a new feature called VariAC. This option give customers the possibility to take advantage of variable speed from diesel or LNG gensets fitted with variable speed-control. VariAC operates on an AC grid with variable frequency in ..
It has been an interesting couple of months for the global fishing and aquaculture sectors. Many new and impressive new vessels have been ordered and delivered. At the ..
Today is an age of acceleration, a time when Moore’s Law is creating profound changes at diminishing intervals, making it difficult to anticipate strategic, social and ..
Absolute 1, the Port of Fremantle’s newest bunkering vessel, replaced her predecessor Vacamonte on April 21. At 6,087 GRT, Absolute 1 is significantly bigger than ..