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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

Meet the Digital, Zero Emission Cargo Solution

Photo: Kalmar

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, and Yara entered into an agreement in which Kalmar will deliver fully

Wärtsilä’s Nav Systems & Operational Efficiency

The Nacos Platinum system’s conning page showing also the Eniram Trim functionality. (Photo: Wärtsilä)

Wärtsilä is driven to advanceoperational efficiency and safety for ship owners and operators

Rolls-Royce Gas Turbine Selected for Japan’s New Frigate

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Rolls-Royce reports it has been selected to supply its MT30 gas turbine to power a new class of

Maritime Safety

Financiers Turning the Tide on Shipbreaking Practices

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The shipping industry has long been criticised by campaigners for allowing vessels to be broken up

Vesper Marine Launches Watchmate Vision2

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Vesper Marine, manufacturer of marine safety products, has announced the evolution of the world’s

Fincantieri Delivers Italian Naval Frigate

Frigate Photo courtesy Filippo Vinardi;  Fincantieri

The frigate Federico Martinengo was delivered to the Italian Navy at Fincantieri’s shipyard in

Marine Propulsion

Eniram Signs On LNG Powered Bulk Carrier Project

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The Project Forward initiative, which is led by Athens-based Arista Shipping, has produced an

Successful Factory Acceptance Test for The Switch EBL

The Switch expects its advanced and proven DC-Hub concept, with the unique EBL, will see tremendous growth. The DC-Hub distributes energy without the need for auxiliary equipment such as transformers and AC switchboards. (Photo: The Switch)

The Switch Norway, part of Yaskawa Corporation’s Yaskawa Environmental Energy Division

New Beam Trawler Delivered

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Dutch shipbuilder Damen has delivered the first new beam trawler to take to the North Sea in 12

Marine Power

Barrus Showcases New Engines at Seawork

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Barrus pioneered the innovative Post Immersion Restart System (PIRS) in the late 1970s for the

Rolls-Royce Wins Order for MTU Engines in Brazil

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Rolls-Royce said it has won an order to supply MTU engines for four new tugs for Aliança Navegação

Alfa Laval’s HCO Filter Approved by MAN Diesel & Turbo

Moatti 290 filter (Image: Alfa Laval)

The Alfa Laval Moatti 290 filter for hydraulic control oil (HCO) has been approved by MAN Diesel &

Marine Electronics

Kelvin Hughes Radar Secures Type Approval in China

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Kelvin Hughes developer manufacturer of maritime navigation, surveillance and security radar

USB Receptacles Available in New Configurations

Photo: Hubbell Marine

With limited receptacles onboard, charging handheld devices like tablets and smartphones can be a

New Display Enables 'Naval Bridge of the Future'

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Hatteland Display, a global provider of display and computer solutions for naval and professional

Software Solutions

New Low-cost AIS Receiver Unveiled

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Many ports and maritime offices want the benefit of a local AIS feed to see shipping activity

Globecomm Unveils Expanded Nimbus Range

The expanded Nimbus range supports the next generation of hybrid and satellite connectivity. Photo courtesy Globecomm

Globecomm has unveiled an expanded range of its Nimbus smartbox. The Nimbus range now includes

ChartCo Launches New FleetManager Portal

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ChartCo, a global supplier of maritime digital data and compliance services, has announced the