Subjects: Environmental technology, Recycling
ACR Electronics Announces STC for ARTEX ELT 4000 on Boeing 737 Aircraft
ACR Electronics, the leading global provider of Emergency Locator Transmitters (ELT), has received Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) approval from the Federal Aviation Authority (FAA) for its new ARTEX ELT 4000 on Boeing 737 aircraft.
Fischer Panda UK Highlights Move to Electric as Brand Bellmarine’s New Paris Vessel Launches
Following the launch of a new electric boat for the Seine River using a system by its brand Bellmarine, Fischer Panda UK is highlighting its strengthened capabilities to collaborate with boat builders on projects to launch more electric powered vessels onto UK waters.
Island Offshore secures a lean, clean future for its PSVs with hybrid power vessel conversions via KONGSBERG
Kongsberg Maritime is pleased to announce that it has been contracted by Island Offshore, a leading Norwegian provider of high-quality solutions for the offshore oil industry, to supply turnkey hybrid battery solutions for three of the firm’s UT 776 CD-design Platform Supply Vessels
OneOcean launches EnviroManager+
OneOcean has made some clever advancements to its world-leading environmental compliance platform and today announces the launch of EnviroManager+.
OneOcean’s EnviroManager chosen for Intership Navigation’s fleet
World leading digital compliance and navigation solutions provider, OneOcean, has announced its most recent alliance with Intership Navigation. The ship owning company and third-party management service will use OneOcean’s EnviroManager as its core environmental service across its fleet.
Automatic ferry enters regular service following world-first crossing with passengers onboard
Kongsberg Maritime are proud to announce the world’s first adaptive ferry transit conducted during normal service. This landmark event, which took place on a vessel fully loaded with passengers and vehicles and demonstrated fully automatic control from dock to dock, was made possible by close collaboration between shipping company Bastø Fosen, KONGSBERG and the Norwegian Maritime Authority (NMA)
Good news for environment as test data shows Coppercoat erosion is only 7% of rival products’ rate
Fresh scrutiny of long-term test panels shows that Coppercoat outperformed conventional antifouls by leaching only 4.3% of its coating over five years, compared with rivals’ average of 90-100%
Kongsberg Maritime: KONGSBERG to supply integrated technology for innovative new heavy lift crane vessel
Kongsberg Maritime has secured an approx. US $13 million contract to equip a new heavy lift crane vessel for Offshore Heavy Transport (OHT) with an appropriately innovative technology suite. The vessel, a customised Ulstein Design & Solutions BV design, marks the entry of the Norway-based Offshore Heavy Transport (OHT) into the offshore renewables and installation market.
Norwegian collaboration on tracking and registering plastic in the oceans established
The Institute of Marine Research, shipowner Torvald Klaveness, KONGSBERG and the Norwegian Shipowners’ Association have entered into a public-private partnership to develop a pilot project with the aim of mapping marine plastic and other environmental parameters vital to the health of the oceans.
ChartCo: ChartCo Strengthens its Expertise by Creating a New Technical Executive Role
ChartCo, the leading global supplier of maritime digital data and compliance services, has announced the appointment of Peter McNaney as the company’s Chief Technical Officer (CTO).
Cox Powertrain: Boatswain's Locker Announced as Cox Powertrain's Distributor for Western North America
Cox Powertrain has announced an agreement with California based Boatswain’s Locker as its distributor for COX diesel outboards for western North America.
Cox Powertrain: US Coast Guard Enters into a CRADA with Cox Powertrain
The US Coast Guard has entered into a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) with Cox Powertrain to evaluate and test diesel outboard engine technology.
Rock Seven: Climate research leads on deployment of ‘small satcom’ for secure data from remote and inhospitable locations
With the growing need to secure new data from remote and inhospitable areas of scientific interest balanced against commercial challenges and tough competition for academic budgets as a background, the UK’s Rock Seven is reporting an upsurge in its Iridium satellite communication products being used for environmental science applications in both the Arctic and Antarctic.
Kongsberg Maritime: KONGSBERG Chosen as Primary Acoustic Scientific Research and Mapping Technology Partner for RRS Sir David Attenborough
Kongsberg Maritime has been awarded a contract by Cammell Laird as the primary supplier of the acoustic scientific research and mapping equipment for the British Antarctic Survey’s new Polar Research Vessel, the RRS Sir David Attenborough.
Kongsberg Maritime: KONGSBERG Integrated Propulsion Control System Refit Helps Older VLCC to ‘GoGreen’
Kongsberg Maritime has completed an extensive refit of a 21-year-old Main Engine, Remote Control System aboard a VLCC (Very Large Crude Carrier) during the vessel’s scheduled docking. The original Main Engine, Remote Control System installed at a newbuilding yard in Japan was de-commissioned and the latest Kongsberg AutoChief 600 was commissioned by a Dedicated Refit Team.