Subjects: Navigation, Vessels, Harbour
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 TO DIGITALISE ODFJELL’S LOGBOOK AND REPORTING SYSTEMS
Odfjell Ship Management is to start the digitalisation of their fleet using a digital logbook system from Kongsberg Digital.
VETUS-Maxwell to Showcase Benefits of its BOW PRO Thrusters in New Connected Joystick Solution at Sanctuary Cove
VETUS-Maxwell is showcasing the high performance of its unique BOW PRO thruster range within a new integrated outboard joystick solution at this year’s Sanctuary Cove Show.
Kongsberg’s advanced Maritime Broadband Radio solution granted FCC waiver
The United States Federal Communications Commission has granted permission to Kongsberg to use the 5.725-5.850 GHz communications band in the US for its Maritime Broadband Radio (MBR) products, which are key to effective autonomous surface vehicles or remotely operated vehicles
VETUS to Provide Expertise in Key Industry Discussion Panel at Italian Electric Boat Show
VETUS CEO, Marcel Borsboom, has been selected to form part of a discussion panel between the Netherlands and Italy which will explore the implementation of electric boating operations across Italy.
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.
New Kongsberg Digital technology empowers offshore vessel operations to reduce cost and emission
Kongsberg Digital has upgraded its Vessel Performance application, enabling significant cost and emission reductions in offshore operations
VETUS Announces New Technology-Leading Thruster for Smaller Boats
VETUS, a world leader in bow thruster technology, has introduced a new smaller boat BOW PRO thruster for 140 mm tunnels. Suitable for vessels up to 9 m (30 feet) the BOWA0401 features a brushless induction motor which allows for long runtimes and eliminates the downtime usually needed for motor maintenance.
406Day Signals Pre-Season Reminder of Life-Saving Benefits of 406 MHz Beacons
This April 6th, leading UK safety specialists Ocean Signal and Ocean Safety are joining forces for the 11th 406Day campaign to raise awareness about life-saving 406 MHz beacon technology.
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
VETUS Announces New Purpose-Built Headquarters
The waterfront and purpose-built HQ will be constructed in the same neighborhood of Schiedam, where VETUS founder Willem den Ouden started the business from his home, nearly 60 years ago. The plans for the new 9,500 m² facility offer a thoughtfully laid out office space to encourage collaboration and creativity and will vastly improve the employee environment.
YANMAR Commits to a Low Carbon Future that Redefines the Boating Experience
As the drive towards decarbonization in the marine sector intensifies, Floris Lettinga, Director of Sales and Marketing, YANMAR Marine International, explains how the company’s deep legacy of sustainability is inspiring a vision which unites greener solutions with enhanced time on the water for its customers
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 DIGITAL TO PARTNER UP WITH NORWEGIAN VOYAGE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM PROVIDER DATALOY SYSTEMS
Kongsberg Digital has a new partnership with a leading provider of commercial maritime software, Dataloy Systems, a Norwegian company. The agreement helps both companies secure better access to market data and customer insights.
Yacht Stevedore Solutions Granted a 10-Year Non-Restrictive Stevedore License
Having successfully completed its first year operating within Port Everglades, Yacht Stevedore Solutions (YSS) is granted a 10-year non-restrictive stevedore license. As the only company to completely specialize in yacht handling and logistics in Port Everglades, the license extension opens up business opportunities for YSS and the prospect of company growth, pursuing business beyond just yachts.
Kongsberg Maritime to supply propulsion systems for the Philippine Navy’s new offshore patrol vessels
Kongsberg Maritime will supply six sets of Controllable Pitch Propeller systems to the Philippine Navy's new 94-metre offshore patrol vessels, which will be built by Hyundai Heavy Industries
New SD15 propeller hub from Flexofold shown for first time at Boat Show Denmark 2nd-5th March 2023
Flexofold, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of folding propellers for sailboats, launches a new and improved SD15 propeller hub for the SD15 saildrive.
Alternative Diesel Fuel types now compatible with Fischer Panda generators
Paraffin-based alternative diesel fuels produced under the Fischer-Tropsch procedure and complying with the European standard EN15940, can be used for the complete diesel generator portfolio currently supplied by Fischer Panda.