SGS signs new agreement with RCCL

Subsea Global Solutions (SGS) has entered into a new agreement with long term client Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd (RCCL) to provide underwater hull maintenance and repair services for its 58 ship fleet. These include cruise ships trading under the banners of Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity, [Read more...]

2020-01-13T11:50:11+00:00 January 13th, 2020|Technology|

De Hoop orders electrical systems package from Alewijnse and Droste for river pax vessel

Dutch-based Shipyard De Hoop is building a river ship, ‘RheinGalaxie’, for German shipowner Köln-Düsseldorfer Deutsche Rheinschiffahrt GmbH (KD). The relationship between the two companies goes back to the seventies.1970s. Alewijnse Marine and Droste Elektro have joined forces to outfit the vessel with all the NavComs [Read more...]

2020-01-13T10:56:32+00:00 January 13th, 2020|Technology|

Attica employs Verifavia

Greek ferry company, Attica Group has appointed Verifavia Shipping to provide inventory of hazardous materials (IHM) services for 29 of its vessels. One of the first companies in Greece to apply for IHM certification, the addition of Attica Group’s ro-ros takes the total number of [Read more...]

2019-12-13T14:28:29+00:00 December 13th, 2019|Technology|

Silverstream ties up with Wärtsilä

Wärtsilä, and Silverstream Technologies, an air lubrication solution provider, have signed a licence and co-operation agreement for future sales and servicing of Silverstream’s system. As an authorised sales and service partner, Wärtsilä will fully integrate Silverstream’s air lubrication system within its propulsion solutions. By offering [Read more...]

2019-12-13T14:14:54+00:00 December 13th, 2019|Technology|

New engines ideal for ro-ros

Swiss-based engine designer WinGD (Winterthur Gas & Diesel Ltd) has unveiled four new short-stroke engines to address economic engine speeds and accommodate space constraints on several vessel types, including ro-ros. The range, starting with the X52-S2.0 and X62-S2.0 and their dual-fuel counterparts X52DF-S1.0 and X62DF-S1.0, [Read more...]

2019-12-13T14:07:22+00:00 December 13th, 2019|Technology|

Solar Solve wins large NCL order

South Shields, UK based Solar Solve Marine recently received a large order from Norwegian Cruise Lines (NCL). The order is for 21 type-approved patented SOLASAFE roller sunscreens for the navigation bridge windows and 10 rolls of silver adhesive window film for other windows to be [Read more...]

2019-12-13T14:05:25+00:00 December 13th, 2019|Technology|