Companies/Personnel

Inmarsat opens new digital communications centre in Ålesund

Thursday, 30 Nov 2017

Satellite communications company Inmarsat has opened a new office in the Norwegian Maritime Competence Centre (NMCC) at the heart of the influential Sunmøre maritime cluster in Ålesund on Norway’s west coast.more

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ABS now a “Recognised Organisation” in Italy

Wednesday, 08 Nov 2017

Recently authorised as a Recognised Organisation (RO) in Italy, classification society ABS is now approved to undertake statutory reviews and certifications on behalf of the Italian flag administration.more

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Royal IHC reinforces ship repair capability

Friday, 03 Nov 2017

Offshore energy, dredging and mining engineering specialist, Royal IHC, has acquired a 50% stake in Rotterdam Offshore Group (ROG), a ship repair and conversion company with lay-by facilities for vessels of up to 300m, a heavy...more

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ABB acquires Tekomar and boosts digital portfolio

Thursday, 02 Nov 2017

ABB Turbo Systems Ltd has signed up to acquire Tekomar Group Ltd, a Swiss-based marine engine analytics specialist. more

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Hatteland’s new facility a boost to R&D and product development

Friday, 27 Oct 2017

Hatteland Display is relocating its Norwegian headquarters to Aksdal on Norway’s west coast.more

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Dutch subsidiary of BMT stages successful management buy-out

Monday, 16 Oct 2017

Aktis Hydraulics BV, a Dutch subsidiary of BMT Ship & Coastal Dynamics Ltd, has completed a successful management buy-out and will now operate independently.more

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MacGregor chooses Singapore for new head office

Monday, 09 Oct 2017

Following more than three years of operation with a virtual head office, Cargotec subsidiary MacGregor now has new headquarters in Singapore.more

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Change in top management at Voith Group

Wednesday, 04 Oct 2017

Dr Hubert Lienhard, president and CEO of Voith Management GmbH, is to stand down at the end of March 2018, having completed his second term in office.more

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ACR Electronics expands portfolio with UK acquisition

Wednesday, 23 Aug 2017

Fort Lauderdale-based ACR Electronics, an emergency beacon, safety and survival technology specialist, has acquired United Moulders Ltd (UML), a UK-based designer and manufacturer of automatic and manual lifejacket inflation...more

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New CEO appointed at Oman Drydock

Wednesday, 19 Jul 2017

German naval architect and industrial engineer Stephan Aumann has been appointed as the new chief executive officer of the Oman Drydock Company S.A.O.C. located in Duqm on the Arabian Sea. Aumann succeeds Jin Han Lee from Daewoo...more

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