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4G Connect: Internet Afloat for Commercial Users

4G Connect (Image: Digital Yacht)

Now available in most coastal areas, 4G LTE cellular connectivity provides a very effective, low cost and fast solution for internet connectivity while in port or coastal waters when users want fast access for entertainment and browsing.   Digital Yacht said its new 4G Connect solution is geared for workboat, ferry and utility users as well as commercial ships,

CMR to Supply CCTV Systems for Newbuild Semi-Submersibles

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Marine automation and instrumentation specialists CMR Group said it has secured an order from industrial conglomerate Kongsberg Maritime AS for new closed-circuit television (CCTV) video surveillance systems for two new semi-submersible heavy lift, construction and accommodation vessels.    The deal, which includes spare parts and maintenance support,

Wärtsilä 20 Diesel Engine Gets a Power Upgrade

The upgraded Wärtsilä 20 engine gaines added power from increased cylinder output of 220kW. (Photo: Wärtsilä)

An upgraded version of the Wärtsilä 20 diesel engine features greater power density thanks to increased cylinder output. The new engine will receive its officially launch at the Marintec conference and exhibition in Shanghai, China from December 5 to 8.   According to the manufacturer, the increased maximum output of the new Wärtsilä 20 will enable

Technology

Wärtsilä Tests Remote Service Capabilities

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The technology group Wärtsilä has successfully tested its remote guidance service

Wärtsilä to Provide BWMS for Eletson's Tankers

Eletson Vesssels (Photo courtesy of Wärtsilä)

The technology group Wärtsilä’s dual technology option for Ballast Water Management Systems (BWMS)

GEA Marine Separator Bags New Orders

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The technology supplier GEA said that the first contracts for orders for new GEA Marine Separator

Maritime Safety

Furuno Introduces FAR22X8BB Radar

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With more than 60,000 installations on vessels ranging from tugboats to aircraft carriers

Viking LifeCraft Put to the Test

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Viking's new LifeCraft system, a hybrid system intended to replace lifeboats/liferafts

A-60 Fire Damper Is Slimmer Than All Others

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Average marine fire dampers don't take bulkhead and deck thicknesses into consideration.

Marine Propulsion

Med Marine's New Tug Fleet Completed

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With the new tug MED XXIX recently put into service, Turkey-based Med Marine’s new fleet of six

Wärtsilä to Power Ponant's New Cruise Ship

Ponant’s new cruise vessel will feature advanced environmental performance with Wärtsilä LNG solutions. (Image: Ponant)

Wärtsilä’s 31DF dual-fuel engine, which emphasizes outstanding efficiency, extremely economical

New Thruster Solutions Developed for Arctic Shipping

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A team of European marine research institutes and companies have developed creative technologies

Marine Power

Corvus Energy Scores Green Certification

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Corvus Energy has announced that it has achieved ISO 14001:2015 certification for its

Wärtsilä Reorganizes Into Marine and Energy Units

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Finnish based technology group Wärtsilä announced plans to reorganize into two business areas

MAN Propulsion for 7 Russian Factory Trawlers

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MAN Energy Solutions said it has won the contract to supply propulsion systems for seven new

Marine Electronics

Kraken Robotics Nets Ocean Infinity Deal

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The marine technology company Kraken Robotics has received $1.7 million purchase orders from Ocean

Epic Gas Switches to GNS and Voyager

Pic: GNS

GNS, the maritime technology company, has been awarded the contract to supply the fleet of

MOL Conducts Test of Class Survey Using Drones

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Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) announced that it participated in a demonstration test of ship class

Software Solutions

Smart Sensor Mapping Breaks New Ground

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Flicq Inc. an innovator in the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) solutions has announced that

KOTC Moves its Navigational Needs to ChartCo

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KOTC selects ChartCo for back-of-bridge management software and navigational, regulatory and

Royston Bringing Advanced Monitoring Tech to SMM

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Advanced fuel monitoring and energy management technology, designed to deliver significant cost