Norwegian_Escape
Shipping News

World’s Biggest Scrubber System Sets Sail

On a sunny day in the German harbor-town of Hamburg, M/V Norwegian Escape, a brand new cruise ship, sets sail for the first time. On board are five Yara SOx scrubbers – one for each engine. The scrubbers ensure that the cruise is not just pleasurable, but also environmental friendly.

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Gas carrier
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11 New Gas Carriers To Use Wärtsilä Gas Cargo Handling Systems

Complete Wärtsilä Gas Cargo Handling Systems have been specified for a series of six new type Very Large Gas Carriers (VLGCs), as well as for two conventional VLGCs, and for three Medium Gas Carriers (MGCs). The ships are all being built in South Korea at the Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) and Hyundai Mipo Dockyards (HMD) facilities.

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maersk-venturer
Shipping News

Maersk Drilling Secures Contract For Maersk Venturer With Total

Maersk Drilling has been awarded a contract for the drillship Maersk Venturer with oil major Total. The contract covers one exploration well (estimated duration 120 days) in block 14 offshore Uruguay. The estimated contract value for the programme is USD 44m excluding mobilisation. The drilling programme is expected to commence in March 2016.

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Shipping News

Alfa Laval PureSOx Platform Now Offers An Inline Scrubber Design

The Alfa Laval PureSOx exhaust gas cleaning system is a flexible choice for SOx abatement. Its compact construction and multiple configurations, combined with custom engineering, make it easy to adapt for individual vessels. With the launch of an inline I-design scrubber, the PureSOx platform is now even more versatile.

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Shipping News

Transas ECDIS First To Pass New IHO & IEC Standards

Transas Navi-Sailor 4000 ECDIS is the first system in the market to pass all DNV-GL tests according to the new IHO and IEC standards. The new generation of the Transas ECDIS complies with the latest requirements and provides a number of features beyond this.

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