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DSME and KR complete world’s first ship-to-ship LNG bunkering trial

Korean Register (KR) and Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) have completed what is claimed to be the world’s first ship-to-ship (STS) bunkering for gas trial. LNG was successfully supplied from the gas bunkering vessel, SM Jeju LNG2, to…


Industry tie-up provides information about test facilities

Ship agency firm, S5 Agency World, and maritime technology specialist, Voyager Worldwide, have announced a new service to simplify crew changes by providing details of virus test facilities available worldwide through Voyager’s Fleet Insight service.…


Sperry Marine and DNV GL to share digital navigation data

UK-based Sperry Marine, an integrated bridge system and electronic navigation provider, is to share navigation data securely from its digital bridge platform, SperrySphere, with DNV GL. The move will help to streamline the class survey inspection…


3D visualisation studio opens for shipping

Rotterdam-based Maritime Studios, a 3D visualisation studio for the maritime industry, has opened for business and has delivered 3D renders and computer graphics imagery to its first clients. Kevin van Deursen, Creative director at the new studio,…


Havyard sets up new company to promote hydrogen power

Havyard Group has established a new company, Havyard Hydrogen AS, to take the next steps in the development of hydrogen as a fuel for ships. With a particular focus on hydrogen power for large ships sailing long distances, the company expects to have…


Danelec to run data over DNV GL Veracity platform

Voyage data recorder, ECDIS and ship-to-shore information company, Danelec, will now run its data over DNV GL’s Veracity platform. The move will enable the Denmark-headquartered company to pass data securely and efficiently from its DanelecConnect…


Mitsubishi Shipbuilding participates in Roboship project

Japanese yard Mitsubishi Shipbuilding, part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, is taking part in a project to develop a crewless coastal freighter called the Roboship. The project is a joint effort between Japanese joint venture company e5 Lab, some 22…




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