Companies/Personnel

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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UniSea to become part owner of Yxney

Tuesday, 08 Jan 2019

Offshore operational support and HSEQ software manufacturer, UniSea AS, is to take part ownership of two-year-old energy efficiency specialist, Yxney AS.more

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South Korean competition authority approves MacGregor takeover plan

Friday, 04 Jan 2019

South Korea’s competition regulator has approved MacGregor’s plan to acquire the marine and offshore businesses of TTS, a leading manufacturer of cranes, davits and winches.more

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Milaha to undertake 18-month upgrade of repair facilities

Thursday, 27 Dec 2018

Qatar’s Milaha has signed up Royal HaskoningDHV, an international project management and engineering consultancy, to develop plans for an 18-month upgrade of its shipyard facilities.more

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IEC Telecom Group targets Danish market

Thursday, 13 Dec 2018

Communications company IEC Telecom Group, headquartered in France but with a worldwide presence, has opened a new office in Copenhagen as it expands its presence in the Scandinavian market.more

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