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MarineLink.com Gets a Facelift

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MarineLink.com – the commercial maritime industry’s longest running online news site, launched a newly designed version today.  The new mobile-friendly site features a sleek new look, enhanced search and archive functions, easier navigation, videos and much more. The new MarineLink will bring the latest news and editorial, as well as insightful archives to the palm of your hand.

Vigor Delivers Two Pilot boats to M.E.

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Vigor expanded its growing portfolio of international sales with the delivery of two, 19m all-weather pilot boats to The Port of Duqm Company (PDC), SAOC, Sultanate of Oman. The Port has been undergoing a major multiphase expansion and the new pilot boats will play a key role in ensuring the safety of vessels calling on the port.   “This is an important delivery for us,

Superlift on Aircraft Carrier John F. Kennedy (CVN 79)

Construction of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding division placed a 900-ton superlift into dry dock, continuing construction of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy (CVN 79). As Kennedy begins to take shape in the dry dock, the ship’s cost and construction schedule continue on track with significant improvement over its predecessor, the first-of-class Gerald R.

Technology

Ratification of the IMO's BWM Convention Welcomed by CMR Group

Ian Hamilton (Photo: CMR)

RATIFICATION of the IMO’s Ballast Water Management (BWM) convention has been welcomed by CMR Group

Harris Pye's Expertise for Waste Heat Recover Systems

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The Harris Pye Engineering Group is actively working globally with more than 10 companies and

Alfa Laval BWTS: USCG Type Approval Application Filed

Alfa Laval PureBallast BWTS (Photo: Alfa Laval)

After completion of land-based tests with marine, brackish and fresh water – all using the current

Maritime Safety

VIKING Expands Offshore PPE Portfolio

VIKING - Offshore Wind, Helicopter Photo Viking

Marine safety equipment manufacturer and servicing provider VIKING Life-Saving Equipment’s has

Harrington Hoists' Ex Certified Spark Resistant Hoists

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Harrington Hoists, Inc. has introduced their new RCB Ex Certified Spark Resistant hand chain

Sea-Fire Installed Aboard the PMS MAYO

Photo: Sea-Fire Marine

When Petroleum Marine Services sought to upgrade the fire suppression systems on board PMS Mayo

Marine Propulsion

Honda Marine Debuts New 4-stroke Engines

Photo: Honda

Portability, performance and reliability are the hallmarks of Honda Marine’s new and redesigned

Striking Bollard Pull Results for ALP Striker

ALP Striker performed an impressive and most satisfactorily bollard pull test

ALP Striker achieved an impressive and most satisfactory bollard pull results of 309.

PureSOx Installed on Canadian Cement Carrier

Photo: Alfa Laval

As well as being the established choice of scrubber for Emission Control Areas (ECAs)

Marine Power

Top 5 Vendors in the Global Submarine Battery Market

Pic: EnerSys

Countries such as the US, Russia, China, Japan, and India, are investing heavily in the

MAN Expands Low-Speed Portfolio

Traditional HCU, actuator and exhaust valve (right) contra the new Mark 10 platform’s TCEV/FBIV concept (left). As an example, a G95 Mk 10 type (that eventually will be added to the Mk 10 program) has been calculated as saving some 2 tonnes per cylinder in weight going from the traditional HCU setup to the TCEV/FBIV concept (Photo: MAN Diesel & Turbo)

MAN Diesel & Turbo has added three new engines to its large-bore engine program. The engines are

MAN's G-Type Engine Notches 1,500 Orders

Illustration of the G80ME-C9 engine (Photo: MAN Diesel & Turbo)

Just six years after its introduction, MAN Diesel & Turbo has confirmed an order for the 1

Marine Electronics

RH Marine Launches Rhodium Product Line

Photo courtesy of RH Marine

System integrator and innovator of electrical and automation systems RH Marine has officially

NovAtel Launches OEM7 GNSS Technology

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Today at ION GNSS+ 2016, NovAtel Inc., supplier of precision OEM Global Navigation Satellite

Chemgas Shipping Inks Maintenance Deal with Alphatron

From left to right: Arie van der Ven, Manager Maintenance & Projects Chemgas Shipping; Luuk Vroombout, CEO Alphatron Marine; and Dennie van Kempen (QSHE Manager).

Alphatron Marine has signed a premium member contract with Chemgas Shipping covering eight gas

Software Solutions

ABB Digital Application for MXP Turbocharger Self-service Maintenance

Dedicated turbocharger designed and optimized for marine auxiliary engines

The first digital application for condition-based maintenance of an ABB turbocharger has been

Mont Hope Selects DNV GL's ShipManager

Capt. Sanjay Tyagi, CEO, Mont Hope Ship Management

Mont Hope Ship Management, a new and specialized company focusing on services for vessels engaged

New Commercial Shipping Radar from Kelvin Hughes

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Kelvin Hughes has announced the launch of a new range of radar systems for commercial shipping