Companies/Personnel

Schottel completes Nordic reorganisation

Friday, 30 Nov 2018

Germany’s Schottel Group, a specialist in the design and engineering of propulsion and steering systems, has completed a restructuring of its Nordic presence, with the merging of Schottel Norway AS and Frydenbø Schottel Nordic AS...more

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Damen commissions new floating dock in Curaçao

Monday, 26 Nov 2018

A 63,400dwt bulk carrier was the first vessel to enter Damen’s newly commissioned C Dock recently at its Damen Shiprepair Curaçao (DSCu) facility which the shipyard group took over last year.more

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German competition authorities approve MacGregor takeover of TTS

Monday, 12 Nov 2018

Cargotec subsidiary MacGregor, a marine and offshore engineering and cargo handling specialist, has been given the go-ahead by the German Federal Cartel Office for its planned acquisition of the marine and offshore businesses of...more

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Tractebel ramps up offshore wind capability with Overdick acquisition

Monday, 01 Oct 2018

Through its subsidiary Lahmeyer International GmbH, Belgian engineering consultancy Tractebel has strengthened its offshore wind capability with the acquisition of Overdick, a Hamburg offshore engineering specialist.more

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Frank Coles joins Wallem as new CEO

Thursday, 27 Sep 2018

Frank Coles is to join Hong Kong-headquartered ship management firm Wallem at the end of October as its new chief executive.more

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BSM launches a dedicated offshore division

Wednesday, 19 Sep 2018

Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM) has set up a new business unit to focus on the oil and gas and offshore energy renewables markets.more

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Talks held on future of Damen Shipyards Mangalia

Tuesday, 11 Sep 2018

The chairman and owner of Damen Shipyards Group, Kommer Damen, has held a meeting with the Romanian Minister of Economy, Dănut Andruşcă, to discuss the future of Damen Shipyard Mangalia.more

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Schottel appoints new CEO and creates two main business areas

Friday, 31 Aug 2018

Schottel has announced that it has appointed Stefan Kaul as chief executive officer (CEO) and president Industrial Operations.more

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Wärtsilä swoops on Vaasa for Smart Technology Hub

Friday, 24 Aug 2018

Wärtsilä Corporation is to invest around EUR 200 million in a new centre of research, product development and production, at Vaskiluoto, Vaasa, Finland. more

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Helm Operations and ShipTracks announce new partnership

Tuesday, 07 Aug 2018

Canada’s Helm Operations, a marine software developer, and New Orleans-based ShipTracks are to integrate their respective data platforms, enabling Helm Connect users to access vessel location and route data whilst providing...more

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