Live From SMM 2016

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

Oil major ExxonMobil and the marine consultancy Fathom Maritime Intelligence have jointly come up with a report that examines the future of cylinder oil lubrication and provides advice to help…
The ailing container shipping market, which recently witnessed the bankruptcy of Hanjin Shipping, is not expected to stage a sustainable recovery until at least 2018, according to DNV GL.
Raytheon Anschütz says that its next generation Synapsis NX integrated navigation system (INS) and latest examples of smart sensors technology on display at SMM “take navigation systems to the next…
Featured charity The Mission to Seafarers has got its £15,000 fundraising campaign at SMM off to a flying start with a £3,000 donation from Hamburg shipping company Brise Bereederungs (Brise)…
Lloyd’s Register (LR) has signed an MoU with drone company Airobotics to help further develop LR’s use of remote access technologies as part of its Remote Presence Technology Programme.
As many as 10,000 ships of more than 5,000 gt engaged on trades involving port calls in the EU will have to comply with monitoring, reporting and verification (MRV) regulations…
The shipping industry should prepare for a multi-fuel future, a panel of experts agreed in the gmec conference at SMM yesterday.
The current downturn in the offshore vessels segment has put a cap on demand for marine equipment, but Germany’s Schottel has positioned itself to capture opportunities during an upswing with…
Wärtsilä is using the platform of SMM to introduce an updated version of its Nacos Platinum series of navigation, automation and control systems developed at the Wärtsilä Sam Electronics facilities…
DNV GL and Peace Boat have signed on the dotted line a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on developing an Ecoship cruise ship, a concept mooted a couple of years ago…
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