Deal Signed for Japan's First LNG-Fueled Tug

By MarEx 2017-05-23 22:24:39

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) has ordered Japan's first LNG-fueled tug from Kanagawa Dockyard in Japan. Yanmar will supply the high-perfromance dual-fuel engines, and...

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DSME Loses LNG Patent Dispute

By MarEx 2017-05-18 19:57:03

South Korea's Supreme Court ended a three-year-old patent dispute on Wednesday with the dismissal of an appeal filed by Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering...


The 100-Foot DP2 Workboat

By MarEx 2017-05-18 19:08:13

On Wednesay, Damen Shipyards delivered an unusual new "renewables service vessel," the Voe Vanguard, based on its existing Multicat design.  The...

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Intercargo Requests Changes to Ballast Water Requirements

By MarEx 2017-05-14 21:22:14

Industry body Intercargo has highlighted some of the technical and operational difficulties faced by bulk carrier owners in meeting the requirements of the IMO Ballast Water...

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OOCL Hong Kong Christened

By MarEx 2017-05-14 19:28:25

The OOCL Hong Kong was christened at Samsung Heavy Industries on Friday. The Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL) vessel will be a titan among container ships with a...


Ways to Boost Energy Efficiency

By Maria Bännstrand 2017-05-14 03:52:08

Widely used so-called energy efficiency indices and KPIs measure CO2 emissions, and there is indeed a connection between energy and emissions, but the distinction should be...

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Autonomous, Zero Emissions Ship Planned for 2020

By MarEx 2017-05-09 20:02:38

Norwegian fertilizer company Yara has teamed up with Kongsberg to build the world’s first autonomous and zero emissions ship. Named Yara Birkeland, the vessel will...


Mystic Seaport Museum Unveils a Century of Women

By MarEx 2017-05-04 21:43:59

The Mystic Seaport maritime museum in Mystic, Connecticut, has produced a video that gives an intimate glimpse of women’s lives over the past 100 years. The video...


Harvey Gulf Gets New Jones Act Subsea Construction Ship

By MarEx 2017-05-02 17:57:47

On Tuesday, offshore vessel operator Harvey Gulf announced the delivery of the first in a series of two Jones Act-compliant subsea construction vessels, the MPSV Harvey...


Construction Commences on Australian Shipyard

By MarEx 2017-05-01 23:47:50

Australian construction contractor Civmec has begun construction of what will become Australia’s largest undercover shipbuilding and repair facility. The project is...

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