Topics: Freight, Transport
Kongsberg Maritime’s Next Generation Feeder Containership design receives Approval in Principle from DNV
Kongsberg Maritime’s next generation 2000 TEU container feeder vessel design, named Cobalt Blue, has received Approval in Principle from classification society DNV. Cobalt Blue's innovative features include an open-top deck, forward deckhouse, and a modular design to allow easy upgrades to alternative fuel types.
Kongsberg Maritime to provide design and technology for new tugboats to help secure the Suez Canal
Kongsberg Maritime has won a contract to provide the design and equipment for two powerful salvage tugs being built by Alexandria Shipyard as main contractor on behalf of the Suez Canal Authority. The tugs, which will help keep the Suez Canal clear, will be based on Kongsberg Maritime’s UT 722 CDT Design.
KONGSBERG successfully demonstrates autonomous vessel operations on Belgium’s inland waterway network
Kongsberg Maritime has successfully completed a live test of autonomous ship technology on a canal barge in Belgium, which finished a 16.5-kilometre circuit through busy waterways. The demonstration included remote operations and autonomous technology.
Kongsberg Digital awarded the American Bureau of Shipping SMART Data Infrastructure and CyberSafety Product Design Assessment
Kongsberg Digital's cloud infrastructure Vessel Insight has received the American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) Product Design Assessment Certificate for SMART (INF) for data infrastructure in accordance with the ABS Smart Functions Guide, in addition to ABS CyberSafety PDA certification. This is the first time ABS has awarded this combination of endorsements to a single product.
Kongsberg Maritime to provide design, engineering and equipment on three methanol ready, wind-assisted tankers for Tärntank
Kongsberg Maritime will provide design, engineering, and equipment, covering wind-assist and methanol propulsion technology, for three new 15,000dwt tankers for Danish operator Tärntank
Armach Robotics Announces Launch of EverClean
Sustainable solution for ship owners denotes another milestone for Armach’s robotic ship hull cleaning service.
Vale and Kongsberg Digital Join Forces to Reduce Emissions
Vale has signed an agreement with Kongsberg Digital to implement Vessel Insight Connect to Valemax bulk carriers. Vale is expected to use the data gathered from Vessel Insight Connect to check and confirm fuel and emissions savings as part of their Ecoshipping programme.
Kongsberg Digital improves the quality of maritime navigation training with cloud-based simulation
Kongsberg Digital launches new cloud-based navigation simulation solution that provides students with highly realistic training scenarios
Kongsberg has signed contract with Grimaldi for their new class of hybrid Ro-Ro ships
Kongsberg Maritime will supply engineering and technology for two Ro-Ro vessels for the Grimaldi Group. The vessels will join Grimaldi Group’s fleet of low emission, hybrid Ro-Ro vessels known as the Grimaldi Green 5th Generation (GG5G) class.
50 Years of Peters & May: The Global Shipping Company Celebrates its 50th Anniversary
Southampton, UK, 6th February 2023 - Leading global logistics company Peters & May announces its milestone 50th anniversary in 2023, proudly commemorating its history and achievements while celebrating the company’s strong position as a trusted name in today’s market.
Kongsberg to supply heavy duty towing winches on 16 new escort tugs in build at Turkish yard Med Marine
Kongsberg Maritime has signed contracts with Turkish tugboat builder Med Marine to supply Kongsberg's Escort Series of heavy-duty winches for 16 escort tugs
Kongsberg Maritime boosts rudder performance with new DTS system
Kongsberg Maritime has developed a new rudder type, the Direct Trunk Support (DTS) system, which improves manoeuvring and propulsion performance while reducing weight, cutting fuel consumption and emissions
Kongsberg Digital adds Propulsion Analytics’ performance tools to Kognifai Marketplace
Kongsberg Digital has signed an agreement to add Propulsion Analytics’ Engine Hyper Cube® and VesselQUAD® applications to the Kognifai Marketplace
Kongsberg Digital to digitalize SOECHI Lines’ fleet
Kongsberg Digital and SOECHI Lines, one of Indonesia's largest tanker operators, have signed an agreement to implement Vessel Insight on six tanker vessels, which will help digitalize SOECHI's operations, making them more efficient and sustainable.
Double Minehunter Consignment Demonstrates Peters & May’s Heavy-lift Capabilities
A recent contract to transport two 620-ton warships from Belgium to Pakistan as deck cargo has set records as Peters & May’s heaviest and longest double ship movement
Southampton, 10th October 2022 - As Peters & May’s Global Commercial Sales Manager, Robert Blades, says it’s not unusual for the company to transport one vessel of this size, but two of them going onto one ship is highly u
Fischer Panda UK Presents its Ranges and Expertise at the CV Workshop EXPO, Ireland
Top supplier of hybrid mobile power solutions Fischer Panda UK, delighted to attend the CV Workshop EXPO this month and to welcome visitors to its stand S-06.
Gaslog LNG signs agreement connecting entire fleet to Kongsberg Digital’s Vessel Insight
Kongsberg Digital recently signed an agreement on the Vessel Insight infrastructure with Gaslog LNG, a leading global provider of LNG shipping services. This means the entire fleet, counting 35 vessels, will be digitized, resulting in better data collection and utilization for the company.
Peters & May Reports Continued Growth and New Appointments
World-leading global Freight Forwarding specialists Peters & May has continued to strengthen during the first six months of 2022 despite market challenges caused by the ongoing impact of Covid-19 and the conflict in Ukraine.
Kongsberg Digital appoints new CEO
(Lysaker, Oslo): Kongsberg Digital announced today that Shane McArdle is appointed the company's new CEO. McArdle will be Kongsberg Digital's second CEO after Hege Skryseth joined Equinor last week.