Latest News for: Ship design


Kongsberg Maritime engineering and equipment methanol, wind-assisted

The Maritime Executive 28 Mar 2023
Kongsberg Maritime will supply design, engineering, ... “This contract marks Kongsberg Maritime as a front runner in designing low emission and sustainable solutions for the shipping industry,” said Rune Ekornesvåg, Sales Director Ship Design in Kongsberg Maritime.

Russian Pacific Fleet boats fire Moskit cruise missiles during training in Sea of Japan

Ruptly 28 Mar 2023
P-270 Moskit is a supersonic anti-ship cruise missile designed to defeat surface ships, landing formations, convoys, and single ships under conditions of enemy fire and electronic countermeasures.

MHI launches tests of liquefied CO2 transport vessel

SAFETY4SEA 28 Mar 2023
Mitsubishi Shipbuilding is in charge of all aspects from the ship design through construction, including the cargo containment system, applying its gas handling technologies and expertise cultivated through the construction of liquefied gas carriers (both LPG and LNG types).

The end of the supply chain crisis and what we need to learn for the ...

SAFETY4SEA 28 Mar 2023
Reducing GHG emissions from shipping will lead to higher maritime transport costs, be it from economic measures such as mandatory contributions per ton of CO2 emitted, or more traditional technical measures such as fuel standards and further operational efficiency targets which can only be met with more expensive ship designs and technologies.

Navigating the future: the promise of autonomous boats

Technology Org 28 Mar 2023
For instance, last year, a private organization deployed an autonomous ship named the Mayflower for oceanic research purposes ... In the future, the design of these ships will need to consider ways to automatically send distress signals or provide information to aid in rescue efforts.

GMF: Shipping industry can save $50 bn through operational efficiency

SAFETY4SEA 28 Mar 2023
The shipping industry is facing a major transformation as it is working towards full decarbonization by 2050 ... It is designed to encourage shipping companies to reduce emissions through measures such as operational efficiencies, investments in low-carbon technologies and adopting alternative fuels.

Aging shadow fleet carrying Russian oil poses disaster risk

The Lawton Constitution 28 Mar 2023
The 26-year-old vessel hasn’t had a full inspection since 2017, according to a database dedicated to promoting safe shipping ... By year 20, the ships’ fate — to be sold for scrap — is usually sealed ... Port authorities also tend to scrutinize older ships more closely ... The traders and shipping firms doing these deals often have opaque ownership structures.

Samsung Heavy debuts chatbot

Splash24/7 28 Mar 2023
... Industries has developed SBOT, an artificial intelligence-based chatbot, and applied it to ship design.

Chauffeurs and delicious cocktails: These truly all-inclusive cruise holidays are making waves, with unmatched dining ...

The Daily Mail 28 Mar 2023
Your ship may be smaller, but it is modern, spacious and exquisitely designed, with all-balcony cabins, wraparound decks and a fantastic choice of speciality restaurants ... Two new boutique ships, Spirit of Adventure and Spirit of Discovery, offer every guest their own balcony cabin and plenty of space to socialise (Pictured.

How Arab-Islamic migration, language and culture shaped modern Latin America 

Arab News 28 Mar 2023
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL ... FASTFACTS ... (Supplied) ... “In Valencia, Spain, the word chaucho was used to designate horsemen and pastors,” Elia said, adding that most of the crews of the Spanish ships that explored the Americas since the 15th century were composed of Moors, and that the first person to catch sight of the Americas was Rodrigo de Triana, a Moor ... ....

Neste charters Terntank’s methanol and wind ready tankers

Splash24/7 27 Mar 2023
The 15,000 dwt ships were ordered by Terntank, designed by Kongsberg, and will be built by China Merchants Jinling Shipyard in Yangzhou.

ABB’s Mid-Range Azipod® on Four Cruise Vessels Built by Fincantieri

The Maritime Executive 27 Mar 2023
ABB’s integrated power and propulsion solution meets modern design requirements for medium-sized vessels, providing onboard space savings, reliability and safety ... Space saved by locating the motor outside the ship allows for more flexible design and frees up space for cabins, cargo or other features.

Neste and Terntank sign for wind and methanol powered tankers

SAFETY4SEA 27 Mar 2023
Their innovative design and onboard emission reduction technologies will further reduce Neste’s environmental impact and emissions of shipping, as the company states ... The ships are due for delivery during the second half of 2025 and beginning of 2026 ... The ships can operate on new low-emission fuels such as e-methanol to meet net-zero emission goals.

‘There is nothing warm and welcoming about it.’ San Diego’s cruise ship terminal will get ...

Hastings Tribune 27 Mar 2023
Three hours later, their blissful mood had turned sullen after enduring an excruciatingly long wait to board their ship — including two hours under the hot sun ... It was originally designed more as an overflow facility for the B Street Terminal and is ill-suited for the increasingly larger ships now sailing today.

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