Carnival Maritime collaborates with ENSM

Hamburg-based Carnival Maritime GmbH and the French Maritime Academy, ENSM. located at Le Havre and Marseille, have agreed to co-operate to ensure future high standards in nautical and technical training of cadets. The aim of this initiative is to train the next generation of qualified [Read more...]

2018-05-14T08:48:17+00:00 May 14th, 2018|Technology|

DNV GL is to class ICON

The contract was signed with the Meyer Turku Shipyard and covers two vessels with deliveries scheduled for 2022 and 2024. “It is a proud day for DNV GL to have been entrusted with the classification of the first vessels of the new ICON class,” said [Read more...]

2018-05-14T08:46:00+00:00 May 14th, 2018|Technology|

Norwegian signs up to new technology platform

Norwegian Cruise Line has partnered with technology-solutions provider, DeCurtis Corp, to produce a new technology platform project - the patented Cruise Freedom. Following the introduction of the new fully integrated Cruise Norwegian app in December, and the US debut of ‘Norwegian Bliss’, Norwegian's partnership with [Read more...]

2018-05-14T08:38:14+00:00 May 14th, 2018|Technology|

PortMiami introduces NOAA’s real time support system

PortMiami has started using NOAA's Physical Oceanographic Real-Time System (PORTS) navigational safety system. PORTS is a decision-support tool that provides vessel operators with key environmental parameters in real time, including water levels, currents, waves, salinity, bridge clearance (air gap), wind speed and direction, air and [Read more...]

2018-04-15T08:05:34+00:00 April 15th, 2018|Technology|

Telenor expands partnership with Stena

Telenor Maritime, the global maritime mobile operator, has expanded its long-term partnership with Stena Line by introducing the mobile ecosystem on board the passenger ships. Telenor has deploying a connectivity platform with Mobile/3G/4G, Premium Wi-Fi, Ka-VSAT and mobile broadband backhaul, in addition to existing systems [Read more...]

2018-04-15T07:58:49+00:00 April 15th, 2018|Technology|

Plibrico partners with NMBS

Plibrico, involved in monolithic refractories, and maritime repair specialist Nordic Made Boiler Services (NMBS), have signed a global partnership to deliver retrofit supplies and services to the world's cruise ship operators. With the partnership, NMBS will use Plibrico's patented Plico brand refractories in the retrofitting [Read more...]

2018-04-15T07:24:44+00:00 April 15th, 2018|Technology|

CGI wins Meyer Werft IT upgrade

CGI has announced that German shipbuilder Meyer Werft has awarded CGI an IT upgrading contract to help advance the shipbuilder's global growth strategy. CGI's work will support the shipyard in expanding its business through modernisation on both the production and IT sides, as well as through [Read more...]

2018-04-15T06:37:56+00:00 April 15th, 2018|Technology|