Over 70% of ship owners, operators and managers* believe that it would be helpful to have shared input/operational responsibility between on-board crew and shore-based personnel at all times.
Archives for August 2016
Alfa Laval FlowSync is an automatic control system that synchronizes the oil feed to Alfa Laval separators with the engine load.
The company plans to cut 650 jobs worldwide, including 150 in the Netherlands, and scrap 24 ships despite making EUR440 million profit in 2015 and EUR148 million in the first half of 2016.
The Ministry of Shipping has formulated a revised Central Sector Scheme to provide financial support to Major/ Non-Major Ports/ State Governments for creation of infrastructure.
Only two years have passed since Ulstein Group introduced the X-STERN hull line innovation at the ONS maritime exhibition in Stavanger.
Wärtsilä and Finland based Gasum have signed a joint cooperation agreement aimed at developing the use, distribution, and service solutions for natural gas in marine and onshore applications.
Two mariners who were stranded on an uninhabited Pacific island in Chuuk State, Federated States of Micronesia are safe, Friday, after writing “SOS” in the sand.
While conducting search and rescue operations off the Libyan coast, the MSF rescue vessel Bourbon Argos was approached and attacked by a group of armed men onboard an unidentified speedboat.
Scientists from the NOC, will work with CNCo using its multi-purpose vessel, MV Shengking to record changing patterns in the flow of carbon dioxide between the air and oceanic surface waters.