Live From SMM 2016
The Seatrade Maritime reporting team bring you all the key stories in the run-up to, and live on the ground during, SMM 2016, the international shipping exhibition.
Latest Live From SMM 2016
Business opportunities are looking up for ballast water treatment systems (BWTS) manufacturers on news of the ratification of IMO’s Ballast Water Management (BWM) convention, and demand will start picking up…
Bureau Veritas is to class the first containership LNG–fuel conversion for German owner Wessels Reederei.
Marlink has unveiled both a new telemedicine service, called Xchange Telemed, and the recent win of a major German satcoms contract at SMM.
France’s Total Lubmarine has launched a new single oil solution Talusia Optima, a cylinder lubricant suitable for use with fuels ranging in sulphur content from 0.0% to 3.5%.
Rolls-Royce is now pioneering “power-by-the-hour” in the marine field and claims the model could reduce customers’ maintenance costs by as much as 25% over a 10-15-year contract.
The shipping industry has to be prepared for challenges on an unprecedented scale ahead of IMO’s strictest global fuel sulphur content limit, and a clearer indication on the direction of…
Kelvin Hughes (Hall B6 Stand 201) has announced the launch its new 12kW X-band navigation radar transceiver at SMM 2016 in Hamburg, Germany.