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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

(Image: CMR Group)

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

Royston Bringing Advanced Monitoring Tech to SMM

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

More Ships Adding Scrubbers ahead of 2020

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An increase in the number of ships adding cleaning systems to their smokestacks will mean vessels

GEA Presents New Marine Separator

Image: GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft

GEA presents innovative solutions that combine environmental protection with economy - The new GEA

Maritime Safety

AIS Transponders to be Showcased at SMM

Photo courtesy of Ocean Signal

Ocean Signal is highlighting the ATA100 Class A and ATB1 Class B AIS transponders when it joins

This Shore Power Cable Set is Watertight

Photo: Hubbell Marine

Water and electricity do not mix. Having a waterproof shore power cable set is of vital importance

Beele Engineering Develops Fire Safe Plastic Transit System

Photo: Beele Engineering

Beele Engineering has developed a new range of HE plastic transit sleeves and frames to provide

Marine Propulsion

New Royston Agent Strengthens Far East Sales of Enginei

Photo: Royston Diesel Power

Royston Diesel Power has appointed Siam Mechanical Engineering (SME) as its new enginei electronic

Nordic Lady: Keeping a Good Boat Up to Date

The Nordic Lady all back together and ready for sea trials. (Photo: 
 Southeast Diesel)

When Trygve Westergard bought the 98- by 28-foot Judi B in the spring of 2016 he was entering a

Spliethoff Group Prepares for 2020 Sulphur Cap

Photo: Spliethoff Group

On June 26, Spliethoff’s MV Floragracht left the BLRT shipyard in Klaipeda, Lithuania

Marine Power

World’s First High Temperature Accelerometer Unveiled

For the monitoring of gas turbines: the new acceleration and pressure sensors, plus fitting charge amplifiers from Kistler (Photo: Kistler)

Kistler has introduced what it says is world’s first high temperature accelerometer for the

Down Angle Gearbox Developed to the Next Level

Photo: REINTJES GmbH

The Down Angle gearbox series WVSA first exhibited by REINTJES in 2016 will be presented at this

MIRATECH Launches New Catalyst Line

MeC Internal Illustration (Photo:MIRATECH)

MIRATECH announced the launch of a new line of catalyst products for controlling emissions from

Marine Electronics

Transpetro Selects KVH VSAT for 45 Tankers

TracPhone V7-HTS (Image: KVH)

Connectivity solutions provider KVH Industries, Inc. announced that Brazilian oil and gas

Orolia: FCC Approval for SmartFind EPIRB

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Orolia reports that it has received approval from the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

Roxtec Touts Safety Procedures

Roxtec Cable Retention Test (Photo:ORN Marketing AB)

Roxtec Group, a provider of modular-based cable and pipe seals, has been in the field of the

Software Solutions

Actisense Expands Its PRO Range

Photo: Actisense

Actisense has officially launched the latest addition to its PRO range at Seawork International in

Roxtec Secures Order for Britain’s $265m Polar Ship

Photo: Roxtec

International manufacturer Roxtec is helping protect Britain’s new £200m ($265m) polar research

New VR Technology to Transform Yachting, Shipping Industries

(l-r): Richard Hooson, Sam Slater and Greg Beach on a recent client visit to Monaco. (Photo: The Landing)

The global yachting and shipping industries are queuing up to adopt the very latest in immersive