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Vard Delivers World's First Electric, Autonomous Container Feeder

Fincantieri's Vard division has delivered the zero-emissions container vessel Yara Birkeland to her owner, fertilizer manufact...

Rystad Predicts Shortage of Wind Farm Installation Vessels

In a new report, the consultancy Rystad Energy predicts that the world's supply of offshore wind turbine installation vessels...

Finland and Japan are Studying Hydrogen Powered Ship Designs

An increasing number of projects are seeking to develop hydrogen-based power technologies that can be commercially viable for the...

Report: Alcohol Contributed to Fatal Crushing Accident on Freighter

The UK's Marine Accident Investigation Branch (MAIB) has released its report on a fatal accident aboard the freighter Karina C...

Floating Port Concept Addresses Offshore Wind Installations Challenges

The rapid growth in the offshore wind generation field is creating challenges both for ports and installers. The inefficiencies&nb...

Projects Explore Solid Oxide Fuel Cells to Replace Diesel Generators

Two projects underway in South Korea are each seeking to develop Solid Oxide Fuel Cell (SOFC) technology to be used to replace the...

German Navy to Field Laser Weapon Demonstrator

Germany's navy joining the growing club of military forces developing shipboard laser weaponry. Germany's defense procurem...

US Coast Guard Conducts Tests of Unmanned Surface Vehicles

The US Coast Guard recently conducted a series of tests to evaluate the performance and potential applications of unmanned surface...

PIRIOU Develops 100m Cable Vessel

In order to further penetrate new markets, PIRIOU has developed a new cable layer vessel, designed to lay and repair both fiber-op...

Kongsberg Maritime Supply SIMRAD Sonar Equipment for Pelagic Trawler

Kongsberg Maritime is pleased to announce that it will be supplying a portfolio of SIMRAD sonar equipment for a new 75m Pelagic tr...

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