Wärtsilä and the classification society RINA have announced a novel propulsion arrangement that offers full redundancy, less machinery, lower capital expenditure, reduced operational complexity, and optimised fuel consumption to lower costs and achieve emissions compliance.
In the pursuit of decarbonization in maritime transportation, d’Amico Group has brought together a JIP to test the biofuel blends (B30) derived from advanced second-generation feedstock on board one of its LR1 product tanker already in EEDI Phase 2.
Royal Bodewes, one of the leading shipbuilding yards in Northern Europe, has awarded RINA a contract for plan approval, supervision during the construction and classification of seven new ships, scheduled for staged delivery from October 2022 onwards. The 5267 GT vessels, which are for the large Irish dry cargo operator Arklow Shipping, will be built in Hoogezand in the Netherlands.
RINA, and ShipParts.com, a leading e-commerce platform for sourcing marine equipment, spare parts, and services, have signed a Strategic Cooperation Agreement to enhance the procurement efficiency of the shipping industry.
The Italian company is first cruise operator to obtain certification of the biological risk prevention system on board, developed by RINA. In view of the restart and considering current situation and the opinion of experts, the company will carry out swab tests to all guests before boarding.
As cruise ships become bigger and their passenger capacity increases, innovation spreads throughout the industry through top level safety.
RINA has launched the Digital Ship Notation, the first additional class notation available for shipowners willing to demonstrate the added value of their ship or fleet through the efficient use of digital technology.
d’Amico Group, a world leader in maritime transportation in the Dry Cargo and Product Tankers sectors, RINA and Telemar have partnered to build a new fleet digital operating centre in Rome, Italy.
. The Lloyd’s certification adds to RIMS’ CV of class approvals achieved during 2017. The practical audit was successfully executed on a large deep-water construction vessel