From bridge to propeller in one

Havyard is merging its navigation, automation and power systems services into one brand - Norwegian Electric Systems (NES). The merger with Norwegian Control Systems (NCS) will be completed this year, when NES will become the acquiring company. Tor Leif Mongstad CEO of NES and chair [Read more...]

2019-01-28T13:41:38+00:00 January 28th, 2019|Technology|

‘AIDAnova’ bunkered in Tenerife 

On 16th January, 2019, ‘Coral Methane’ successfully carried out her first LNG bunkering operation on the world’s first LNG-powered cruise ship at Santa Cruz de Tenerife in the Canary Islands. She fuelled ‘AIDAnova’, the newest ship from AIDA Cruises, which made history as the cruise [Read more...]

2019-01-28T12:18:42+00:00 January 28th, 2019|Technology|

Tallink to collaborate with TalTech

Tallink and TalTech have signed a collaboration agreement with the aim of developing various solutions for Tallink Grupp’s vessels over the next two years. According to the two-year €100,000 co-operation agreement, signed by Member of the Management Board of Tallink Grupp, Lembit Kitter and the [Read more...]

2019-01-28T12:15:07+00:00 January 28th, 2019|Technology|

MV Werften acquires ship design firm

German shipbuilder MV Werften has expanded its design capabilities with the acquisition of the Rostock-based Neptun Ship Design. Neptun Ship Design will be an independent subsidiary of MV Werften to provide future design services for the shipyard group. In addition to the group’s own designers [Read more...]

2019-01-28T12:09:49+00:00 January 28th, 2019|Technology|

BWMS for ropaxes

Wärtsilä has recently been awarded a number of contracts to supply its Aquarius UV Ballast Water Management System (BWMS). The contracts cover in total 13 systems, the orders for which were all booked in the fourth quarter of last year and the work is being [Read more...]

2019-01-28T11:43:43+00:00 January 28th, 2019|Technology|

SpeedCast renews Carnival contract

Speedcast International recently signed a new contract, with multi-year extension options, with Carnival Corp. The company will provide remote communications and value-added services across the company's cruise ship fleet. The three-year material contract is expected to generate 8-9% of expected full year 2019 revenue, it [Read more...]

2019-01-13T22:29:48+00:00 January 13th, 2019|Technology|