Marine operations news, features and events

Cavotec to equip two new berths with charging solution for Fjord1

Cavotec to equip two new berths with charging solution for Fjord1
By Alex Smith | 31 March 2020

The Automatic Plug-in System will charge three electric ferries on the Halsa to Kanestraum route

Wärtsilä conducts ammonia combustion trials

Wärtsilä conducts ammonia combustion trials
By Alex Smith | 31 March 2020

Research will help prepare for future use of the fuel in the shipping industry

Carnival Maritime to implement SCEDAS decision support system

Carnival Maritime to implement SCEDAS decision support system
By Alex Smith | 27 March 2020

Solution will be introduced on 27 vessels operated by Costa Cruises, AIDA Cruises and Costa Asia

Improving cruise operations with passenger movement data

Improving cruise operations with passenger movement data
By Matthew Jensen | 27 March 2020

Paromat can help operators maintain brand loyalty by improving the onboard experience

Viking Safety Academy develops e-learning solution

Viking Safety Academy develops e-learning solution
By Alex Smith | 26 March 2020

Tool could enable seafarers to renew their STCW Certificates during Covid-19 lockdown

Seatronx improves navigation with new river radar display

Seatronx improves navigation with new river radar display
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 23 March 2020

System offers river vessels enhanced visibility in all lighting conditions


Mobile solution Salus could reduce spread of Covid-19

Mobile solution Salus could reduce spread of Covid-19
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 20 March 2020

Digital system can detect symptoms in guests and crews to optimise containment and quarantine

Shipping to play a vital role in world's Covid-19 response, says IMO

Shipping to play a vital role in world's Covid-19 response, says IMO
By Rebecca Gibson | 19 March 2020

Secretary general urges stakeholders to collaborate to transport essential goods and safeguard seafarers

Sonardyne creates Sonardyne Group to align subsidiaries

Sonardyne creates Sonardyne Group to align subsidiaries
By Alex Smith | 16 March 2020

Parent company aims to increase the breadth of its offering for customers

SpecTec Cruise partners with Carnival Corporation

SpecTec Cruise partners with Carnival Corporation
By Alex Smith | 11 March 2020

Company will implement its asset management software solution across cruise corporation’s fleet

New technology to go on show at Posidonia 2020

New technology to go on show at Posidonia 2020
By Alex Smith | 11 March 2020

Start-ups will display their solutions for a range of fields across the marine industry

Silversea Cruises extends partnership with Telenor Maritime

Silversea Cruises extends partnership with Telenor Maritime
By Alex Smith | 10 March 2020

Global communications operator will continue providing 3G services to the line’s ships until 2023

Floating battery service launched in Amsterdam

Floating battery service launched in Amsterdam
By Alex Smith | 09 March 2020

The battery will help meet demand during the peak season for river cruise calls to the city

Climeon to install systems on Havila Kystruten ships

Climeon to install systems on Havila Kystruten ships
By Alex Smith | 05 March 2020

The company’s technology will allow waste heat to be recovered onboard the four vessels

ABB’s onboard solutions receive verification from DNV GL

ABB’s onboard solutions receive verification from DNV GL
By Alex Smith | 05 March 2020

Vessel is the industry’s first to achieve compliance under the classification society’s framework

IMO establishes Department for Partnerships and Projects

IMO establishes Department for Partnerships and Projects
By Alex Smith | 04 March 2020

New department will support member states as they tackle key issues within international shipping

Carnival Maritime implements Wärtsilä Navi-Port solution

Carnival Maritime implements Wärtsilä Navi-Port solution
By Alex Smith | 28 February 2020

Wärtsilä partnered with Carnival Maritime and HVCC Hamburg Vessel Coordination Centre for the project

Quark Expeditions releases first annual Sustainability Report

Quark Expeditions releases first annual Sustainability Report
By Alex Smith | 27 February 2020

Report provides analysis of the company’s Polar Promise strategy for responsible polar travel

Nippon Paint Marine provides coating for Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings

Nippon Paint Marine provides coating for Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings
By Alex Smith | 26 February 2020

A-LF-Sea antifouling system will be applied to 13 ships operating for the cruise company’s brands

Inmarsat launches connectivity services in Saudi Arabia

Inmarsat launches connectivity services in Saudi Arabia
By Alex Smith | 25 February 2020

Fleet Xpress service will be provided for vessels operating in the country’s waters

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