Companies/Personnel

MAN takes 40% stake in hydrogen technology firm

Wednesday, 03 Apr 2019

MAN Energy Solutions has acquired a 40% holding in GP Joule Group subsidiary, H-TEC Systems, a hydrogen technology research and development company.more

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Kongsberg completes Rolls-Royce Commercial Marine acquisition

Tuesday, 02 Apr 2019

Following European Commission approval, Kongsberg Maritime parent company Kongsberg Gruppen has completed the acquisition of Rolls-Royce Commercial Marine (RRCM). more

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Two Embron subsidiaries combine to form Hatteland Technology

Wednesday, 27 Feb 2019

Maritime display and computer manufacturer, Hatteland Display, and industrial computing, networking, security and surveillance company, Elektronix, are to integrate their operations, forming a single entity, Hatteland Technology.more

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Fabrication joint venture to support energy development in Qatar

Monday, 25 Feb 2019

Nakilat, the world’s largest owner of LNG tankers, and McDermott, a multinational engineering group, have announced a new joint venture to provide on- and offshore fabrication services in Qatar.more

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Schulte takes control of hull cleaning outfit

Friday, 22 Feb 2019

The Hamburg-based Schulte Group has bought a majority stake in hull cleaning specialist, TecHullClean Limited (THC), which is headquartered in Singapore and Algeciras, Spain. THC already has a presence elsewhere in Spain,...more

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Classification society and weather specialist join forces

Thursday, 14 Feb 2019

Weather routeing service provider, StormGEO, and classification society DNV GL are to combine their fleet performance functionality in a new ship performance management tool.more

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Yanmar Europe takes Germany’s Noris as partner

Wednesday, 06 Feb 2019

Japanese industrial diesel engine manufacturer, Yanmar, has entered into a partnership with Germany’s Noris Group GmbH, a measuring and automation specialist in various industries, including shipbuilding.more

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MV Werften strengthens ship design capability with Neptun acquisition

Tuesday, 29 Jan 2019

Shipyard group MV Werften is acquiring Germany’s largest ship design office, Rostock-based Neptun Ship Design, in a move that will add another 120 design experts to MV Werften’s existing teams at its yards in Wismar, Rostock and...more

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Havyard streamlines its corporate structure

Friday, 25 Jan 2019

Norway’s Havyard Group is simplifying its corporate structure with the acquisition by subsidiary Norwegian Electric Systems AS (NES) of Norwegian Control Systems AS (NCS), another group company.more

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Torsten Buessow appointed to head Transas

Wednesday, 23 Jan 2019

Wärtsilä has hired ex-DNV GL Maritime Software VP, Torsten Buessow, to head its recently acquired Transas business, a company providing digital data, charts, fleet operation systems and training programmes. more

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