Shipping / Operation


Nauticor and Fassmer to cooperate on LNG fuelling projects

Hamburg-based Nauticor, an LNG supplier, and Fr. Fassmer, a builder of specialist vessels with its headquarters in Berne, are to cooperate on providing LNG for new and retrofitted vessels. The two companies initiated their collaboration early in...


Hapag-Lloyd and HHLA renew collaboration agreement

Hapag-Lloyd AG, one of the world’s largest container lines, and terminal operator Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA) are to continue their existing agreement to collaborate for another five years, the companies have announced. This will provide...


Kiel commissions Germany’s largest shore power system

The Port of Kiel has introduced Germany’s largest shore power system capable of supplying two ships simultaneously. The new set-up, called Siharbor supplied by Siemens, will go into test mode during this year’s cruise season at the port, a key...


Svitzer signs ten-year service deal with Rolls-Royce

Maersk group subsidiary, Svitzer AS, has signed a ten-year preventive maintenance agreement with Rolls-Royce, covering spare parts planning and delivery for 17 tugs operating in six countries, powered by MTU-brand Series 4000 engines. The cost of the...


RINA adopts VR to enhance surveys

Italian classification society, RINA, has teamed up with VRMedia, a virtual reality (VR) specialist, to hasten the development of ship inspections with remote input using augmented reality technology. VRMedia’s Kiber system, which comprises a headset...


OSV owner notches up 20% fuel savings with batteries

Ålesund-based Golden Energy Offshore has revealed fuel savings of 20% by using Kongsberg Maritime’s SAVe Energy battery system on board the two platform supply vessels, NS Orla and NS Frayja. Golden Energy and Kongsberg have been monitoring and...


New VSAT antenna to enhance connectivity

Intellian has launched a new VSAT antenna which supports both Ku-band and Ka-band networks and is compatible with geostationary, medium- and low-earth orbit constellations. The v130NX, the company said, is the world’s first Ku-Ka convertible VSAT...



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The Greek-language issue of Ship&Offshore for Posidonia, Athens, 1-6  June


Digitalisation topics in the maritime industry including 3D visualisation, cyber security and big data


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