Marine operations news, features and events

Helping operators to ensure safe cruising in cold waters

Helping operators to ensure safe cruising in cold waters
By Jon Ingleton | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Foreship’s new consulting service will help shipowners to meet Polar Code requirements, says chairman Markus Aarnio

Foreship’s Markus Aarnio speaks about its new Polar Code consulting service

Reygar launches new fleet monitoring system for passenger ships

Reygar launches new fleet monitoring system for passenger ships
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, May 3, 2017

BareFLEET provides detailed insights into all aspects of fleet performance and health

Corvus Energy signs 10-year service deal for Scandline’s hybrid ferries

Corvus Energy signs 10-year service deal for Scandline’s hybrid ferries
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, April 21, 2017

Agreement covers Corvus Energy’s lithium ion-based energy storage systems across the fleet

Metizoft and Fred. Olsen sign IHM agreement

Metizoft and Fred. Olsen sign IHM agreement
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Company to help cruise line manage hazardous materials on its ships 

Navigating the remote

Navigating the remote
By Rebecca Lambert | Monday, April 17, 2017

Managing a fleet of 10 vessels, SunStone Ships provides a full management service to the ever-growing expedition cruise market

SunStone Ships provides a full management service to the ever-growing expedition cruise market

Streamlining day to day crew management

Streamlining day to day crew management
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, April 14, 2017

Creating crew rotas is hard, but a new Adonis tool is making it easy for ferry operators, says Erick Meijer, development director at Adonis

A new Adonis tool is making it easy for ferry operators to plan crew rotas

FosenNamsos Sjø chooses Rolls-Royce Automatic Crossing System

FosenNamsos Sjø chooses Rolls-Royce Automatic Crossing System
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Two new hybrid ferries will use system as they cross the fjord between Flakk and Rørvik in Norway

Stena Line decreases fuel consumption and emissions

Stena Line decreases fuel consumption and emissions
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, April 10, 2017

Ferry operator focused on clean energy, sustainable consumption, life below water, and employee well-being

Always available, wherever operators are sailing

Always available, wherever operators are sailing
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Angela Plott outlines how the Republic of the Marshall Islands Registry benefits cruise operators worldwide

Angela Plott outlines how the Republic of the Marshall Islands Registry benefits cruise operators worldwide

Halton Marine develops chilled beam cruise cabin ventilation system

Halton Marine develops chilled beam cruise cabin ventilation system
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, March 30, 2017

New solution improves energy efficiency and lowers running costs

VIKING Life-Saving Equipment debuts three new safety solutions

VIKING Life-Saving Equipment debuts three new safety solutions
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, March 16, 2017

New VIKING LifeCraft, VEC PlusTM evacuation solution and lifejackets showcased at Seatrade 

Carnival Corporation opens Fleet Operations Center in Seattle

Carnival Corporation opens Fleet Operations Center in Seattle
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

FOCs provide real-time monitoring and support services for corporation’s 102-ship global fleet

Foreship to help Norwegian comply with ballast water convention

Foreship to help Norwegian comply with ballast water convention
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Cruise line to install Ballast Water Treatment Systems on five of its ships

Aalborg invests in new wastewater treatment plant for cruise ships

Aalborg invests in new wastewater treatment plant for cruise ships
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Ships will be able to discharge wastewater into public sewage systems via a connection at the pier

MAN Diesel & Turbo to monitor engines on two Stena Line ferries

MAN Diesel & Turbo to monitor engines on two Stena Line ferries
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, March 1, 2017

PrimeServ specialists will remotely analyse data to provide maintenance recommendations

Carnival Corporation adds scrubbers to 60% of global fleet

Carnival Corporation adds scrubbers to 60% of global fleet
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Corporation on track to meet its aim of deploying systems on 85 vessels across its brands by 2020

MSC Fantasia earns MED certificate following scrubber installation

MSC Fantasia earns MED certificate following scrubber installation
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Yara Marine Technologies’ hybrid scrubber will enable ship to meet sulphur limits

MSC Cruises and ARTA develop LNG bunkering system

MSC Cruises and ARTA develop LNG bunkering system
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, February 2, 2017

System will be used by the line’s four new LNG-powered World Class ships

Carnival Maritime uses machine learning to optimise cruise operations

Carnival Maritime uses machine learning to optimise cruise operations
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, February 2, 2017

Arundo Analytics uses Cortana Intelligence Suite to predict water consumption on Costa ships

MAN Cryo to provide LNG fuel supply system for ro-pax ferry

MAN Cryo to provide LNG fuel supply system for ro-pax ferry
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Caronte & Tourist’s new ferry will be the first of its kind with LNG propulsion