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 ..
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 ..
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 ..
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 ..
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 ..
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 ..
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 ..
Fugro has completed using one of its unmanned surface vehicles (USVs) for an entirely remote near-shore inspection of three gas trunklines in the North West of Australia ..
The US Coast Guard responded to a report of a capsized schooner in the Kennebec River in Maine on the evening (local time) of Friday, July 30. Coast Guard Sector Northern ..