Maritime Journal - News

Voith power for new double ended LNG ferry (Mon, 20 Aug 2018)
Voith Power Systems will equip a new LNG ferry which will operate on Germany’s Lake Constance when completed in 2020.
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Ampelmann steps up North Sea activity (Mon, 20 Aug 2018)
A global leader in offshore access solutions has strengthened its position in the North Sea after being awarded four new contracts and two extended scopes of work in the basin.
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Hukkelberg takes over FRC range (Mon, 20 Aug 2018)
Hukkelberg Boats, the trademark name for the range of boats built by Brødrene Hukkelberg in Norway has now been expanded to include the Springer range of MOB boats built by Nils S. Hansen.
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Innovative propulsion testbed (Mon, 20 Aug 2018)
UK marine propulsion specialist company Teignbridge has recently launched ‘HRV1’, a unique catamaran for physical testing and rapid prototyping.
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IMO Press Briefings

World Maritime Day theme 2019: "Empowering Women in the Maritime Community" (Mon, 09 Jul 2018)
The 2019 theme will provide an opportunity to raise awareness of the importance of gender equality, in line with the UN SDGs, and to highlight the contribution of women all over the world to the maritime sector.
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Rescue diver from China who saved three from sunken cargo ship to be recognized with IMO bravery accolade (Mon, 09 Jul 2018)
Mr. Zhong Haifeng, Guangzhou Salvage senior diver, will receive the 2018 IMO Award for Exceptional Bravery At Sea for rescuing three people from a sunken cargo ship.
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International Maritime Prize for 2017 to go to Mrs. Birgit Sølling Olsen (Fri, 06 Jul 2018)
Mrs. Birgit Sølling Olsen, former Deputy Director-General of the Danish Maritime Authority, to receive prestigious IMO Prize.
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MEPSEAS project launched to protect South-East Asia marine environment (Tue, 26 Jun 2018)
Seven ASEAN countries launch ambitious MEPSEAS initiative, funded by Norad and implemented by IMO, aimed at improving the environmental health of the seas in the region.
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