Marine operations news, features and events

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

Making the climate a cruise priority in the Baltic Sea

Making the climate a cruise priority in the Baltic Sea
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 February 2020

Claus Bødker tells Elly Yates-Roberts how Cruise Baltic is working to help cruise lines meet stricter IMO emissions regulations in the Baltic Sea

Cruise Baltic is working to help cruise lines meet stricter IMO emissions regulations

Making waves with sustainability efforts

Making waves with sustainability efforts
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 24 January 2020

Cruise and ferry operators alike are introducing new initiatives to move closer to achieving their environmental goals

Cruise and ferry operators are introducing new initiatives to achieve their environmental goals

Viking Glory to feature Climeon solutions to reduce carbon emissions

Viking Glory to feature Climeon solutions to reduce carbon emissions
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 19 December 2019

Heat Power System uses waste heat from engines to generate clean electricity

Simplifying fleetwide software upgrades

Simplifying fleetwide software upgrades
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 25 November 2019

Erick Meijer explains how Norwegian software developer Adonis can improve shipping operations with the Adonis Replicator

Erick Meijer explains how the Adonis Replicator can improve shipping operations

Monitoring bearing for maximum engine safety

Monitoring bearing for maximum engine safety
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 04 November 2019

Schaller Automation is developing an intelligent monitoring system called BEAROMOS 2020 to provide early indications of journal bearing anomalies

Schaller Automation is developing an intelligent monitoring system called BEAROMOS 2020

BORA: your new tailor-made digital suite

BORA:  your new tailor-made digital suite
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 18 October 2019

Elly Yates-Roberts speaks with executives from Bora Systems about its new cover-all system for onboard operations

Bora Systems discusses its new cover all system for onboard operations

Viking Life-Saving Equipment’s LifeCraft obtains flag state approval

Viking Life-Saving Equipment’s LifeCraft obtains flag state approval
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 18 September 2019

The inflatable evacuation solution is now cleared for installation on ships worldwide

AIDAperla to feature world's largest ship battery from Corvus Energy

AIDAperla to feature world's largest ship battery from Corvus Energy
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 13 September 2019

The 10 megawatt-hour battery will enable the AIDA Cruises ship to run all-electric at times

Carnival to enhance training with help of University of West Florida

Carnival to enhance training with help of University of West Florida
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 04 September 2019

New programme aims to further the cruise corporation’s sustainability commitments

Regal Princess to feature Wärtsilä waste management solution

Regal Princess to feature Wärtsilä waste management solution
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 02 September 2019

Auto gasification system will help Princess Cruises reduce carbon emissions and ship waste

Norwegian Prime Minister christens Color Hybrid

Norwegian Prime Minister christens Color Hybrid
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 27 August 2019

Color Line named the world’s largest plug-in hybrid vessel on 23 August

Scandlines to install Norsepower’s Rotor Sail on hybrid ferry

Scandlines to install Norsepower’s Rotor Sail on hybrid ferry
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 15 August 2019

The wind propulsion technology will enable Copenhagen to produce even fewer emissions

BIMCO and VDR to chair Motorship Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019

BIMCO and VDR to chair Motorship Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 09 August 2019

Event will also feature a keynote by Carlo Raucci from the University Maritime Advisory Services

Motorship Propulsion & Future Fuels Conference

Motorship Propulsion & Future Fuels Conference
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 08 August 2019

Event will explore ‘greener’ solutions such as electrification and cutting emissions

Serco Northlink Ferries uses Ankaa's crew management platform

Serco Northlink Ferries uses Ankaa's crew management platform
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 19 July 2019

Cloud-based portal provides ferry operator with a simple overview of the crew

AIDA Cruises pursues carbon-neutral cruising

AIDA Cruises pursues carbon-neutral cruising
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 16 July 2019

Cruise line’s latest sustainability report highlights its successes so far and plans for the future 

Inmarsat and Space Norway to improve Arctic connectivity

Inmarsat and Space Norway to improve Arctic connectivity
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 10 July 2019

The cruise industry will benefit from two new satellite payloads which will launch in 2022

Carnival Corporation moves closer to 2020 sustainability goals

Carnival Corporation moves closer to 2020 sustainability goals
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 21 June 2019

Firm releases 2018 report outlining its initiatives surrounding environmental protection and more

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