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Wight Shipyard Co has delivered its latest vessel to high profile Scottish tourism operator Loch Ness by Jacobite.
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On 13thJune 2018, the naming ceremony of the newly-built Damen tugsRotterdamand Beagletook place in the Port of Rotterdam, during Kotug Smit Towage’s annual ‘Maatjes-party’ (Herring with friends,a traditional Dutch event to mark the beginning of th
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Ballast water is an essential component of ship operations, with larger vessels requiring thousands of cubic metres to maintain stability and manoeuvrability.
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Manuplas will showcase its range of vessel fendering systems, foam-filled quayside fenders and marine buoys at the Seawork Commercial Marine and Workboat Exhibition, 3-5 July 2018.
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SenseWARE work with partners that serve the same goal: To supply products that make this world a safer place. 
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DuroWipers has built a strong reputation for supplying the RNLI’s new Shannon class lifeboats with its industry leading wipers and this is continuing into 2018 as more newbuilds enter into service.
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Thursday, 31st May 2018
It has been a busy Winter and Spring period for Bachmann Training with a continued expansion of their Marine Electrical Training Courses.
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Damen Verolme Rotterdam (DVR) has completed a refit project on the MPI Enterprise,a 120-metre, self-elevating, DP2, wind turbine installation vessel owned and operated by MPI Offshore, part of the Vroon Group.
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Thursday, 24th May 2018
Aberdeenshire-based Macduff Ship Design specialises in developing vessels that are tailored to the specific requirements of its clients. This year the company celebrates 25 years since its inception.
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Just weeks after the successful All-Energy 2018, and co-located Smart Urban Mobility Solutions (SUMS 2018), were held at Glasgow’s SEC (2-3 May) 375+ presentations, speeches and academic posters are now online.
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Life Cell Marine Safety is proud to announce that Boating Industry in the United States has chosen Life Cell as a 2018 Top Product
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Compagnie Maritime Monégasque (CMM) and Damen Shipyards Group (Damen) have joined forces to introduce a fast, safe and reliable Fast Marine Access crew change solution for the Brazilian market using a Damen FCS 7011.
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For the 20th consecutive year, MIT will be exhibiting at Seawork, one of the largest European commercial marine exhibitions, where on stand PO5 they will showcase why they are the experts in marine propulsion and driveline systems.
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Wednesday, 16th May 2018
Jenkins Marine are delighted to announce the addition to its fleet of a 50m x 14m flat top spud leg pontoon, ‘CM2007’ following its purchase and recent arrival from Georgia. 
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​​​​​​​Commissioned to compliment her sister ship ‘CRC Galaxy’ a first in-class purpose built shallow draft crew transfer RIB, ‘Voyager’ is constructed from aluminium rather than the GRP build of ‘Galaxy’.
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Work has begun at Damen Shiprepair Dunkerque on the conversion of the trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) Samuel de Champlainfrom diesel-electric propulsion to dual-fuel capability combining MGO and LNG.
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Damen has delivered the first new beam trawler to take to the North Sea in twelve years. Over the last ten months, Damen Maaskant Shipyards Stellendam (Maaskant) has outfitted the 41-metre hull from stock.
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A.S.A.P. Supplies are pleased to announce the promotion of Cheryll Gill from Business Development Director toGeneral Manager.
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Barrus pioneered the innovative Post Immersion Restart System (PIRS) in the late 1970s for the RNLI and the armed services which enabled an engine to be rapidly restarted after being submerged.
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Eland Cables, the global supplier of power, data, control and instrumentation cables and cable accessories, has launched Veriflex® - its own brand range of industrial automation cables. 
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The partnership between Damen Shipyards Group and Ampelmann to extend the benefits of motion-compensated gangway systems to fast crew supply vessels
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Lifting Gear Hire (LGH) has added to its fleet of load cells with a landmark order for Straightpoint (SP) Radiolink plus units, ranging in capacity from 5t to 500t.
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Straightpoint (SP) has made a series of enhancements to its range of loadlink products that includes matching the capacity of its previous 5t and 50t capacity units to industry standard shackle sizes of 6.5t and 55t respectively.
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Straightpoint (SP) is offering a two-year warranty as standard on its full range of load cells and other force measurement equipment, effective 1 April 2018.
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Team Britannia the organisation behind the latest attempt to set the world record for sailing around the world in the fastest time, has appointed Yorkshire-based Maktec Marine as its engine specialist.
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Thursday, 26th April 2018
This year we have been nominated for three awards in the prestigious ‘Reader’s Choice - Weighing Review Awards’.
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Wednesday, 25th April 2018
To be effective all gas detection equipment must be fully functional, correctly calibrated and ready for use when needed. We have been supporting the Marine industry for over 25 years and we continually offer our customers new and advanced products that
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The first of Damen’s revolutionary new RSD 2513 harbour tugs is kicking-off an introduction tour of European ports with visits to some of Italy’s most important ports
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Southampton-based marine & transport business, Williams Shipping, have started working on a contract to transport 82m offshore wind turbine blades for wind energy specialists MHI Vestas. 
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Wednesday, 25th April 2018
Due to the company’s growth and expansion plans, NERO are pleased to welcome Abbey Downes in to the Sales Team.
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National Maritime Shipping CompanyKazmortransflot LLP, a leader in transportation in the Caspian Sea region, has taken delivery of its third Damen Shoalbuster 2709, the last in the current order.
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The last paddle steamer built in Britain, Maid of the Loch, is appealing for volunteers to throw them a lifeline as they get set to sail around Loch Lomond once again.
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Damen Dredging Equipment has launched a new DOP Dredger Series following the success of the DOP submersible dredge pump, which has proved its versatility across the globe.
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Hamburg, 17 April 2018: Classification society DNV GL has issued a new white paper which assesses a range of alternative fuels and technologies.
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Bloctube are proud to announce the launch of their NEW TwinLite 300 Watt LED Twin Beam Search Lights available in their Model 100, 200 and 300 series.
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Thursday, 12th April 2018
DLM’s distributor in Singapore, Talurit Pte Ltd, now has the capacity to calibrate load cells from 0-50t in tension and compression, and 75t-300t in Tension in Singapore.
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Loch Lomond’s paddle steamer, Maid of the Loch, continues its momentum with The Paddle Steamer Preservation Society (PSPS) pledging a further £50,000 to get the Maid sailing once again.
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Performance Inflatables Co., LLC, and Avon Rubber p.l.c. jointly announced today the acquisition by Performance Inflatables Co. of Avon Engineered Fabrications, Inc., Avon Rubber’s US based hovercraft skirt and bulk liquid storage tank business.
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The P&O Cruises Grand-class cruise ship Ventura has just completed a two-week docking at Damen Shiprepair Brest.
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Zeus Hydratech are your official UK distributor for all Daikin hydraulic components.
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Delivery ensures clients fast, cost effective delivery of stock pontoons.
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Tuesday, 27th March 2018
PSM Instrumentation were recently approached by the Singapore division of their Partners Terasaki who'd been awarded the contract to undertake a complete MCMS upgrade of the Machinery Control
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With over 40 years of industry experience, MIT offer full life vessel support, ensuring that your business downtime is kept to a minimum. MIT pride themselves on their customer-driven philosophy.
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Marking a return to production for the high-end yacht industry, Damen Anchor & Chain Factory (AKF) has delivered two galvanized yacht anchors.
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Straightpoint (SP) has received a DNV GL Type Approval Certificate, acknowledging that its equipment meets the rigorous standards of the global quality assurance and risk management company for their use offshore.
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Polish marine electronics integration specialist Navinord has installed a state-of-the-art software package that includes four Straightpoint (SP) load cells on a 440t capacity floating crane, which is currently based near the Third Millennium John Paul II
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Export orders continue to advance Wight Shipyard Co’s reputation as a world leading fast ferry builder with a multiple vessel contract from Mexico’s largest ferry operator. 
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Special offer extended for referrals use code - SEAPLANT Purchase one X300 NMEA Tester and receive your complimentary AMI Beacon Tester*
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Pakistan Customs has taken delivery of two Damen Stan Patrol 1605 FRP patrol boats. The handover ceremony took place on 10th March at Karachi Shipyard & Engineering Works Ltd
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Albwardy Damen, the joint venture shipyard in Sharjah, UAE, between the Damen Shipyards Group and UAE-based Albwardy Investment, has received a prestigious Superbrands 2018 Award
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Damen Marine Components (DMC) and Van der Velden Marine Systems (VDVMS) recently announced a merger. As of 1st January the two companies are operating together as Damen Marine Components Netherlands (DMC NL). 
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For a business and property owner, protecting against potentially catastrophic results of fire such as life loss, property damage and loss of assets is a common challenge.
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SMG, the UK’s largest marine electronics distributor, are pleased to announce an extended partnership with Navico, the world’s leading electronics manufacturer and parent company to the brands: Lowrance, Simrad Yachting and B&G.
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PSM Instrumentation is delighted to announce that their latest products, the Analogue Pressure Transmitters (APT), have both received Marine Type Approval from DNV/GL.
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Wight Shipyard Co has secured its first multi-million pound export order for a 250-passenger river catamaran to operate for Central Danube Region Marketing & Development GmbH’s Twin City Liner – a tourist service running on the River Danube between Vi
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Niron Staal, the specialist steel machining and construction subsidiary of Damen Shipyards Group, is nearing the completion of its first major machining contract for a skyscraper project for its client Hollandia Structures, partner in the VBH structural s
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Damen Shipyards Cape Town (DSCT) has received an order from Armscor – the acquisition agency for the South African Department of Defence – for three Inshore Patrol Vessels (IPV), 62 x 11 metres. The vessels form part of the South African Navy’s Proj
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Winel BV are proud to announce a new addition to their product range, the type ‘CMO’ aluminium OVERFLOW tank vent check valve, suitable for direct discharge ‘over-board’.
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Winel BV are proud to announce a new addition to their product range, the type 'CMO' aluminium OVERFLOW tank vent check valve, suitable for direct discharge 'over-board'. Winel's latest development is manufactured from a seawater resistant ALMG4.5...
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Iskes Towage & Salvage, the leading maritime service provider based in the port of IJmuiden/Amsterdam, has taken delivery of two Damen ASD Tugs 2810. The vessels were built at Damen Song Cam Shipyards, Vietnam, and delivered last year to Damen Shipyards G
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We are delighted to announce that in addition to our existing FTL & LTL traffic flows from the UK to Eastern Europe & Beyond - we can now offer Daily / Weekly despatches from our logistics hub in Yorkshire to Ukraine, North Africa, Iran, &...
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Seafox 5 at Damen Verolme Rotterdam (2)
The 151-metre, self-propelled, DP2 jack-up rig Seafox 5 has left the Damen Verolme Rotterdam (DVR) shipyard following a four-month refit in which the boom of its main crane was lengthened to prepare it for a new contract, along with a range of...
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Wednesday, 14th February 2018
St. Angelo named in the presence of island's Prime Minister On Friday, 9th February Tug Malta's Damen ASD 2913 was named St. Angelo at a ceremony attended by the Prime Minister of Malta, Joseph Muscat, and the island nation's Minister of Transport,...
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Friday, 9th February 2018
Despite the bitterly cold weather, on the 5th February the sun shone for the official opening of the ASAP Supplies, Fareham branch. Attending the ribbon cutting drinks reception included representatives from British Marine, Mercator Media, Euro Car...
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508104 - Water purifier
A.S.A.P Supplies continue to add new brands to their ever-growing range of marine parts and spares. They are pleased to offer 'General Ecology' - World leaders in water purification, to their customers. General Ecology's range of marine drinking water...
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Friday, 9th February 2018
Given the speed of change in the maritime market, it's no longer enough to look just one year, or even five years, ahead. There is a fundamental shift taking place, with shipping now facing a new landscape, thanks to the Fourth Industrial Revolution,...
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Optimising vessel performance has always been on our agenda. Increasing regulation, fluctuations in bunker prices and a growing concern for the global environmental impact of shipping has led to an even higher focus on the way vessels operate. This...
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A new Bluetooth app for smart devices, named after Straightpoint's (SP) Handheld plus display unit, is now available for download and easy connection to the manufacturer's recently launched range of load cells that boast the same technology. The...
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Wednesday, 7th February 2018
At booth 96, our partner Brimmond Group bring the famous Effer 440M Subsea Expo (7-9 February, Aberdeen, UK) is the world's largest annual subsea exhibition and conference: our partner Preffered Marine (part of Brimmond Group and official UK and...
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Monday, 5th February 2018
Corrosion costs industries billions each year. Corrosion protection of steel causes structural instability and poses a serious safety hazard. It causes severe disruption and financial implications in maintaining and replacing structures, and also...
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Leading towage and salvage specialist Multraship has taken delivery of the first of two game-changing CARROUSEL RAVE TUGs (CRT) which will make it easier, safer and more environmentally friendly to work with seagoing vessels at much higher speeds than...
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CDMS SSE Ltd are currently heavily involved in ROV Technology based on frequent client requests for this specialist service. CDMS SSE Ltd and one of the worlds leading ROV manufacturers have teamed up together in a concentrated research and...
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Friday, 2nd February 2018
Isle of Wight ferry operator Red Funnel is investing £3m on a major refurbishment of its ro-pax ferry Red Eagle in a project similar to the new look given to their Red Falcon and Red Osprey in 2014 and 2015. The contract was awarded to SMS with...
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Ad Hoc Marine Designs is championing the feasibility of its Typhoon Class Swath design as the best suited windfarm vessel to meet significant wave height requirements for future rounds of offshore windfarms. The company has recently released...
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Dales Marine has 5 dry docks in Scotland, 3 on the east coast and 2 on the west coast. They range from 112m long to 200m long and can take up to (max.) 21.3m wide vessels. Try our dry dock calculator on our website to see where your vessels can...
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Shipbuilders and marine engineers Cammell Laird recently won the £150m contract to build the Sir David Attenborough polar research vessel against fierce international competition. When it came to alignment of the ships propeller shafts to the...
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Damen Maaskant Shipyards Stellendam has secured another contract to build a twin-rig fly shooting fishing trawler; this time for brothers Rense and Johannes de Boer. This is Damen Maaskant's second fishing trawler contract in as many months, following...
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Dredging Africa (Pty) Ltd has signed a contract with Damen Shipyards Cape Town (DSCT) for the delivery of a Cutter Suction Dredger (CSD) 250. Due to Damen's policy of series building standardised vessels, the CSD was in stock and available for fast...
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Tuesday, 23rd January 2018
Still going strong and looking to the future, Midlands based manufacturing company B Hepworth & Co Ltd is celebrating its 150 years anniversary in 2018. B Hepworth & Co Ltd was founded in 1868 by Mr Benjamin Hepworth, originally as a...
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Workboats' modular design enables easy transportation to oil sands project in northern Canada Recently, at the New Orleans Workboat Festival in the United States, Damen Shipyards Group signed a contract with Canada-based Group Ocean for the...
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Naming and launching of DC ORISANT (c)Royal IHC
Royal IHC successfully named and launched the multi-purpose 5,450m3 trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) DC ORISANT, for a joint venture between Den Herder (Reimerswaal Dredging) and Group de Cloedt. The ceremony took place on 11 January at IHC's...
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Digital Ship is excited to return to Singapore, with the next in our series of Cyber Resilience Forums, taking place during APM on 15 March 2018. Cyber security is high on our agenda with ever-increasing threats being proven to disrupt business...
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French flag vessel to carry out harbour towing work in French Guiana On 9th January, Damen Shipyards Hardinxveld delivered an ASD Tug 2310 SD (shallow draught), named Papillon, to De Boer Remorquage SARL, a subsidiary company of Dutch Dredging...
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Given the speed of change in the maritime market, it's no longer enough to look just one year, or even five years, ahead. There is a fundamental shift taking place, with shipping now facing a new landscape, thanks to the Fourth Industrial Revolution,...
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ASAP Fareham-Branch 2018
Monday, 15th January 2018
ASAP are one of the UK's largest suppliers of marine components and equipment. Since the acquisition of ASAP Supplies by Arleigh International in June 2017, and the resources available from the UK holding company Euro Car Parts, ASAP Supplies have...
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FCS 3307 Guardian 4 (2)
Homeland Integrated Offshore Services Ltd (Homeland) of Lagos, Nigeria, has taken delivery of another Damen 3307 Patrol Vessel for operations in the offshore oil fields in the Gulf of Guinea. This takes the total delivered vessels/Guardians since the...
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Landau UK are delighted to be launching the new 'Lifecord' during London Boat Show 10th – 14th January 2018. The official press launch will be held at 11am on Wednesday 10th January on the Landau UK Stand LB076 at the London Boat Show. There...
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NEXT GEN Marine Power & Propulsion Conference -  Wave & Logo with Southampton & Date
Southampton - 18 & 19 April 2018 All sectors are invited to participate in this unique event that focuses on viable energy solutions for sub IMO / sub 24 metre vessels. As most new power and propulsion technology is proving to be scalable this...
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MAN OVERBOARD Prevention & Recovery Workshop 2018 - Wave & Logo with Southampton & Date
17 April 2018 Southampton UK MAN OVERBOARD Prevention & Recovery Workshop aims to reduce the risk caused by people falling in the water on vessels of all sizes. Fast moving sessions highlight the hard lessons learned from recent fatalities. Viable...
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Dynamic Positioning enabled vessels such as PSV (Platform Support Vessels), OSV (Offshore Support Vessel), DSV (Diving Support Vessel), Ocean Research Vessels or any other type of vessel that require the ability to retain station and maintain bow...
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Two years after its previous visit the Lelie C, owned by Cebo Marine, has left Damen Shiprepair Oranjewerf (Oranjewerf) following a full maintenance programme and a significant upgrade to its cement carrying capacity. The three-week stopover...
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Lancashire-based Northern Diver, known for its range of specialist drysuits and diving equipment, has added several new lines to its range of products for commercial diving and offshore industries, including SOLAS approved equipment. The firm already...
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We are very pleased to announce that NERO have been appointed the official UK distributor for FD-Lok. FD-Lok is a leading manufacturer of twin ferrule compression, pipe fittings, high pressure ball valves, instrumentation fittings and various high and...
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