Marine operations news, features and events

Rolls-Royce engines to power new hybrid ferry for Color Line

Rolls-Royce engines to power new hybrid ferry for Color Line
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, June 19, 2017

Newbuild was designed by Fosen and will be built by Ulstein Verft in Norway

Port of Kiel opens new wastewater facility at Ostseekai Cruise Terminal

Port of Kiel opens new wastewater facility at Ostseekai Cruise Terminal
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, June 15, 2017

TUI Cruises’ Mein Schiff 3 and Mein Schiff 6 were the first to test the €1.8 million system

Hatenboer-Water to supply water treatment system for Saga newbuild

Hatenboer-Water to supply water treatment system for Saga newbuild
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, June 15, 2017

The system will disinfect fresh water so it's safe for passengers and crew

Scandlines chooses APATEQ system to clean scrub water from ferries

Scandlines chooses APATEQ system to clean scrub water from ferries
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

MarinePaq system is installed at the harbour in Gedser, Denmark

Becker Marine Systems promotes LNG Hybrid Barge for use in Norway

Becker Marine Systems promotes LNG Hybrid Barge for use in Norway
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, June 1, 2017

Barge would provide low-emission power to cruise ships in accordance with Norway’s fjords and ports

Cruise Business Roundtable: Operating to protect the environment

Cruise Business Roundtable: Operating to protect the environment
By Susan Parker | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Susan Parker asks cruise line executives to share their thoughts on current and future green technology, as well as how they are meeting environmental goals and challenges

Cruise line executives share their thoughts on current and future green technology

MTU to supply engines for Virtu Ferries' new high-speed ferry

MTU to supply engines for Virtu Ferries' new high-speed ferry
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, May 26, 2017

Rolls-Royce Power Systems’ subsidiary has previously equipped three vessels for Malta-based operator

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