Marine operations news, features and events

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

Wärtsilä and Carnival Corporation sign 12-year maintenance deal

Wärtsilä and Carnival Corporation sign 12-year maintenance deal
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Company will manage all engine maintenance and monitoring work for 79 of the company's vessels

Managing human resources efficiently

Managing human resources efficiently
By Guest | Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Sigrid Kviteberg, project director at Adonis, outlines how the company can help shipowners to implement reliable human resource management systems

Sigrid Kviteberg outlines how Adonis can help shipowners with human resource management systems

Optimising passenger ship maintenance schedules

Optimising passenger ship maintenance schedules
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, January 23, 2017

Stefan Nygård, general manager of portfolio management digitalisation and services at Wärtsilä, explains the benefits of remote condition monitoring to Rebecca Gibson

Wärtsilä's Stefan Nygård explains the benefits of remote condition monitoring

Evac to supply waste treatment systems for Star Cruises ships

Evac to supply waste treatment systems for Star Cruises ships
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, January 12, 2017

Deal to supply equipment for Asia-bound newbuilds is largest in Evac's history

Wärtsilä updates power equipment on Moby Zaza

Wärtsilä updates power equipment on Moby Zaza
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, January 11, 2017

New equipment will help Italian passenger ferry to reduce environmental footprint

TT-Line adds scrubber technology to Peter Pan

TT-Line adds scrubber technology to Peter Pan
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Baltec Marine installs eco-friendly technology on European ro-pax ferry

GE to update propulsion onboard Dawn Princess

GE to update propulsion onboard Dawn Princess
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Equipment to be replaced before ship transitions to P&O Cruises as Pacific Explorer

ABB is targeting the emerging polar market

ABB is targeting the emerging polar market
By Michele Witthaus | Friday, December 2, 2016

Marcus Högblom and Jukka Varis outline how ABB Marine’s technology will power the first of Crystal Cruises’ new Exclusive Class vessels during a conversation with Michele Witthaus

Marcus Högblom and Jukka Varis outline how ABB will power two expedition newbuilds

ABB and Wuchang Ship Building Group to develop green ships

ABB and Wuchang Ship Building Group to develop green ships
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, November 11, 2016

Chinese shipbuilder to use ABB’s power and propulsion expertise to build efficient vessels

MAN Diesel & Turbo engines to power three new cruise ships

MAN Diesel & Turbo engines to power three new cruise ships
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Two vessels will sail for Costa Asia and one will join the P&O Cruises Australia fleet