As the world’s first laser-based targetless relative dynamic positioning (DP) reference system, SceneScan represents a paradigm shift from conventional DP reference systems.
The officer in charge of the dynamic positioning systems on a DP vessel is known as a DP operator. Dynamic positioning, a specialized field, requires adequately skilled and trained professionals. Find out how you can become a DP operator.
Dynamic positioning vessels are special types of ships which are enabled with system that can maintain the ship’s position in the sea. Find out more about the dynamic positioning ship in the article.
As the applications of Dynamic Positioning System increase in the maritime industry, different types of ships are now being fitted with DP systems to improve control and handling over vessels at sea. Learn about fourteen different types of DP enabled vessels inside the article.
The SOV W2W vessel Acta Auriga, currently under construction at Ulstein Verft, Norway, has successfully completed her sea trials last week. The walk-to-work vessel is custom-designed for the offshore energy industry.
GE’s Marine Solutions has been chosen by Shanghai Salvage Bureau, one of the largest rescue and salvage companies in the world, to provide a suite of marine technologies
Bureau Veritas has added a new series of notations and rules addressing the requirements of ESS to support ship operators in reducing emissions.
The DPSS Net product allows customers to reduce operating costs, time and risk associated with Dynamic Positioning operations.
Let’s take a look at modern day dynamic positioning systems and also become familiar with interesting terms associated with these designs.