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Norway Builds World’s First Electric Zero-Emission Fast Ferry

The Maritime Executive 10 Jun 2021
The vessel, which is due to enter service in the spring of 2022, is the first of three as part of a project to develop new modular methods for the design and production of zero-emission fast ferries ... The vessel is designed for a service speed of 23 knots.
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Shi.E.L.D. forecasts West Africa transhipment boom

Seatrade Maritime News 07 May 2021
already has experience in Guinea as technical, operations and crew manager for the vessel Bulk Borneo, a ship it designed and built ... Newbuild vessels could be designed specifically for a project and will have five years until special survey, but will come with a high capex cost and long lead time until deployment.
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Safety of Ammonia as Marine Fuel is Focus of Industry Collaboration

The Maritime Executive 20 Apr 2021
This will ultimately lead to the development of best practices for safeguards in design and arrangements when using ammonia as a shipping fuel ... To illustrate the potential for risk mitigation measures, the project partners will assess alternate vessel designs, optimized to be fueled by ammonia.
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Yara Marine and BAR Partner for Wind Sail Technology on Cargill Vessel

The Maritime Executive 19 Apr 2021
BAR says that the WindWings offers up to a 30 percent reduction in fuel consumption for bulk carriers, tankers, and other large shipping vessels, by combining wind propulsion with route optimization ... According to BAR, the vessel will also feature automated, optimized vessel routing, waste heat recovery, hull form optimization, and a gate rudder.
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Industry Leaders Collaborate to Develop Ammonia Shipping Fuel Guidance

The Maritime Executive 19 Apr 2021
To illustrate the potential for risk mitigation measures, the project partners will assess alternate vessel designs, optimized to be fueled by Ammonia ...Safe operations of ammonia as a fuel is the most important prerequisite to successfully design and deploy ammonia powered vessels.
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Contego Medical Receives CE Mark Approval for Next Generation Carotid Stent

Johnson City Press 17 Apr 2021
The closed cell stent is designed to achieve optimal performance across radial strength, vessel coverage and flexibility, additionally featuring a unique asymmetric hourglass design that is flared at both ends to facilitate wall apposition in tortuous anatomy.
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Can Modeling and Simulation Unlock More Efficiency for Shipping?

The Maritime Executive 13 Apr 2021
If the drawings used to support construction are never produced, how does the class plan review happen? Why not in the same 3D CAD system that was used to design new vessels in the first place? ... Other technologies like hull design optimization and energy saving devices improve the hydrodynamic efficiency of the vessel.
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Nakashima Propeller acquires Becker Marine Systems

Seatrade Maritime News 12 Apr 2021
This includes container ships across the size ranges including feeder vessels, LNG carriers, roro’s and ferries ... Likening it to starting off in fifth gear in a car, he said that a design package for retrofits, based on a vessel’s specific operation conditions, would ensure optimal performance, maximum emission savings and easier EEXI compliance.
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North Star Orders Three SOVs from VARD for Scottish Wind Farm Ops

The Maritime Executive 07 Apr 2021
According to the company, designing the vessels to meet the optimal standards of workability, comfort, safety, and sustainability resulted in the awarding of the long-term charter for North Star to operate the three vessels. Two different designs are being used tailoring vessels to specific tasks on the site.
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Vard to build North Star SOV trio for Dogger Bank ops

Splash24/7 06 Apr 2021
I’m delighted to be able to say that the work which went into to designing the vessels to meet the optimal standards of workability, comfort, safety and sustainability has resulted in us securing the award of three vessels on long term charters, which is a huge step for North ...
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Abeking & Rasmussen Orders MAN Hybrid-Propulsion for Indonesian Navy

The Maritime Executive 09 Feb 2021
It is also an extremely eco-friendly engine, being designed from the outset with compliance to the latest, as well as future, exhaust-gas-emission requirements and utilizes a very compact and flexible SCR system, which enables vessel designers to optimize space on board to the maximum.
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Decarbonization Project Will Conduct Tests on Bulker and Cruise Ship

The Maritime Executive 21 Jan 2021
Novel technologies will not just be stacked onto vessels, but the project will also develop the Future-Proof Vessel (FPV) Design Platform for the design of future low-carbon and energy-efficient ships ... According to BAR, the vessel will also feature automated, optimized vessel routing, waste heat recovery, hull form optimization, and a gate rudder.
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Steel Cutting Begins for New Methanol-Fueled MR Tanker

The Maritime Executive 21 Jan 2021
It will also benefit from several design and technical improvements to optimize energy and fuel efficiency ... The vessels will also be equipped with the latest energy efficiency technology, including continually controlled combustion, optimized tuning, redesigned and aerodynamic ...
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Authority chief: SC Port poised for growth

The Post and Courier 01 Dec 2020
The Leatherman Terminal will have a 1,400-foot wharf, five ship-to-shore cranes with 169 feet of lift height above the wharf deck, 25 hybrid rubber-tired gantry cranes, an expansive container yard, and optimized operations and technology — all designed to handle growing cargo volumes and 19,000-TEU vessels.
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The Gibbs & Cox DLBA Division Selected to Support DARPA NOMARS

Johnson City Press 24 Nov 2020
We will assess the interdependencies of the technical domains and evaluate each domain against overarching variables of cost, endurance, reliability, and manufacturability to ensure that our vessel design is optimized in all aspects of performance, production, and maintainability.
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