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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

Marine Corrosion: AI & Corrosion Detection

Photo courtesy of ABS

ABS, Google Cloud and SoftServe completed a pilot project applying artificial intelligence (AI)

Arnlea, Px Sign Six Figure Renewal Contract

Image: Arnlea Systems Ltd

Arnlea Systems, a provider of mobile technology solutions for clients working within the oil and

ABB to Equip Seabourn Duo

Seabourn Venture. Image courtesy of Seabourn

ABB said it has secured a power and propulsion contract for the two debut Seabourn ultra-luxury

Maritime Safety

Wärtsilä Launches High Resolution Radar

Photo: Wärtsilä

The technology group Wärtsilä has launched its RS24 high resolution radar, the world’s first

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

Marine Propulsion

World's First: Torqeedo Powers Electric Freefall Lifeboat

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The German manufacturer of electric outboards Torqeedo provided the integrated propulsion system

Burckhardt Supplies Laby Compressors for LNG Vessel

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Swiss firm specialising in reciprocating compressors, Burckhardt Compression AG is outfitting a 30

MAN to Power Canada's Joint Support Ships

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Canadian shipbuilder Seaspan Shipyards announced Tuesday it has awarded MAN Energy Solutions

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

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

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

Pic: Mitsui O.S.K. Lines

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

Software Solutions

Unique Group to Market Marine Scrubbers

Kamelia Cleantech, A Unique Group Company, Executive Team (Photo: Unique Group)_

Integrated marine and subsea solutions provider Unique Group has become a major shareholder in

Smart Sensor Mapping Breaks New Ground

Photo: Flicq Inc

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