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February 11, 2016

Getting a Handle on Data Usage

FEBRUARY 11, 2016—New Web Portal from KVH Helps Commercial Fleets Manage Data Usage (Extended coverage from Marine Log's February 2016 issue)   As ships rely increasingly on broadband connectivity to improve operational efficiency and...
February 11, 2016

Bunkering Up

FEBRUARY 11, 2016—More milestones for LNG as a marine fuel (Extended coverage from Marine Log's February 2016 issue) Last year, General Dynamics NASSCO earned the bragging rights for building and delivering the world’s first LNG-fueled...
February 11, 2016

The Nordic Influence

FEBRUARY 11, 2016—  In Part one of our two-part profile of the Nordic maritime sector, we look at the world merchant controlled by shipowners in Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden, as well as the vessel construction and repair activities at...
February 11, 2016

GTT and DSME team on new LNG containment system

FEBRUARY 11, 2014 — LNG membrane containment specialist GTT (Gaztransport & Technigaz) has signed a cooperation agreement with South Korea's Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) for the industrialization of its new NO96 Max...
February 11, 2016

Cruise Shipping: Travel with a purpose

FEBRUARY 11, 2016— Tara Russell leads the cruise industry to new depths of social impact with Fathom (Extended coverage from Marine Log's February 2016 issue) By Shirley Del Valle, Managing Editor Visionary, consistent, and determined—these...
February 11, 2016

Compact Aquarius UV BWMS picked for crane ship

FEBRUARY 11, 2014 — A new crane ship designed by Netherlands based Royal IHC\will feature the Wärtsilä Aquarius UV Ballast Water Management System (BWMS). The first vessel of this design is currently under construction at a shipyard in China...
February 11, 2016

New 55 kW Onan marine generator is Tier 3 certified

FEBRUARY 11, 2014 — Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) has released of a new U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Tier 3-certified Onan marine generator, the 55-kW MDDCM. "The expansion of our EPA Tier 3 marine product lineup to 55 kW with the...
February 11, 2016

Study: Best practices to tackle tug/towboat crew fatigue

FEBRUARY 10, 2015 — The American Waterways Operators has hailed a study conducted for the Transportation Research Board of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine that finds "there is currently no scientific data to support...
February 11, 2016

VIDEO: Newport News tests CVN 72 steam catapults

FEBRUARY 11, 2014 — Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division has begun testing the updated catapult systems aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72), which is nearing the end of its mid-life...
February 10, 2016

Navy budget: The game begins

FEBRUARY 10, 2015 — The Department of the Navy’s $164 billion FY 2017 budget submission is lower than widely expected by defense analysts. It is 3.5 percent less than last years spending projections and down two-and-a-half percent from the FY...