أُعلن اليوم عن إبحار أول توربين رياح من أصل توربينات الرياح الخمسة التي تتألف منها محطة «هايويند سكوتلاند» العائمة لطاقة الرياح البحرية، من مكانه بمنطقة ستورد النرويجية، ليصل إلى مقصده الذي يبُعد 25 كیلومتراً شرق ساحل بيترهد في أبدردينشاير في اسكتلندا.
يعتبر المشغلون الآسيويون من الرواد في التعرف على ماهية الخدمات عبر الأقمار الصناعية الجديدة، وما يمكن لها أن تقدمه لتحسين كفاءة الأسطول ورفع معنويات الطاقم وتحفيزه.
Kelvin Hughes is delighted to announce it is to be acquired by HENSOLDT (formerly Airbus Defence Electronics) as a result of an agreement by its owners ECI Partners to sell its investment in the company. Completion of the transaction remains subject to regulatory clearances.
The Norwegian companies Kongsberg Seatex and Radionor have teamed up to develop Maritime Broadband Radio (MBR). Norway is the first nation in the world to implement maritime broadband communication on ships and aircrafts in public service, which enable exchange of information, limiting damage when accidents occur.
On this day of recognition, I would like to celebrate the women and men who commit their careers and their lives to being at sea for extended periods of time.
Engineering company Rolls-Royce and towage operator Svitzer have successfully demonstrated the world’s first remotely operated commercial vessel in Copenhagen harbor, Denmark.
Cobham SATCOM has unveiled its first Iridium Certus ConnectedTM terminal at Nor-Shipping 2017, the SAILOR 4300. Due to go live in the first half of 2018, Iridium CertusSM is a new portfolio of global satellite services powered by Iridium® NEXT, a ground-breaking second-generation L-band global satellite constellation established to deliver an uncompromising solution for the future of global maritime communications.
Inmarsat (LSE: ISAT.L) is giving its full backing to a new joint working group formed by the International Association of Classification Societies (IACS) to develop a coordinated position on cybercrime and its prevention. The maritime industry’s leading satellite service provider said that stakeholder unity was critical in meeting the unpredictability of the cyber security threat to shipping.
ABB Turbocharging will launch a new frame size for its two-stage turbocharging solution, Power2 800-M. With this addition to the portfolio, to be launched mid-2017, the benefits of high pressure ratios, increased turbocharging efficiency and fuel savings will be extended to a wider scope of advanced medium-speed engine configurations.
C-MAP®, a leading supplier of digital navigation products to the maritime market, has launched the Integrated Maritime Suite, a powerful onboard application platform that employs machine learning and customised ship performance models to deliver unmatched voyage optimization.
Inmarsat (LON: ISAT), the world’s leading provider of global mobile satellite communications, has confirmed the successful launch of the fourth, high-speed broadband communications satellite in its transformational Global Xpress (GX) constellation.