Floating transhipment at the Cuxport Terminal

. The “Rolldock Sea”, a semi-submersible vessel flying the Dutch flag, arrived at the Cuxport Terminal in Cuxhaven on 15 November. The semi-submersible vessel took on board the “Gian Lorenzo Bernini” backhoe dredger there and is now transporting it to Mozambique. Thanks to the 140 metre long and 24 metre wide semi-submersible vessel, the difficult Read more about Floating transhipment at the Cuxport Terminal[…]

Ems Maritime Offshore to participate in traffic control measures during construction of Fehmarnbelt tunnel

The offshore specialists Ems Maritime Offshore GmbH (EMO) have participated in the tender by the Danish Femern A/S project enterprise regarding the provision of nautical specialists involved in traffic control measures for the Fehmarnbelt tunnel project, and have been awarded the contract for this five-year project.  In connection with the offshore construction of the Fehmarnbelt Read more about Ems Maritime Offshore to participate in traffic control measures during construction of Fehmarnbelt tunnel[…]

Imedos technology for static vessel analysis: Targeted identification of high-risk individuals for severe progressions of COVID-19

Despite initial easing of lockdowns and restrictions related to the Corona pandemic, it remains central to identify high-risk individuals in order to protect them from both an infection with the virus as well as possible severe progressions of COVID-19. According to the Robert-Koch-Institute, these risk groups include people with underlying diseases, such as cardiovascular diseases, Read more about Imedos technology for static vessel analysis: Targeted identification of high-risk individuals for severe progressions of COVID-19[…]

FLUME® system with new automatic mode

For decades, FLUME® ROLL STABILIZATION SYSTEMS have been providing more safety and a higher comfort-level, lower fuel consumption and the possibility of increased cargo capacity on several hundred vessels. Now Hoppe Marine also has a fully automatic version of the proven FLUME® system in development, which automatically adjusts the level of the roll damping tank Read more about FLUME® system with new automatic mode[…]

Lauda Varioshake celebrates its premiere

LAUDA, the world market leader for constant temperature equipment and systems, is expanding its product range of reliable laboratory devices for a wide spectrum of applications with the new Varioshake shakers. The LAUDA Varioshake product line comprises ten shakers in three sizes with five different shaking motions, as well as three shaking incubators in three Read more about Lauda Varioshake celebrates its premiere[…]

Satellite Navigation Mass: GPS, Galileo, Glonass and Badiou and the technical consequences for tracking purposes in maritime market

Satellite locating is the simple answer to the question: Where am I or my object? Years ago it was unthinkable to get an own position by a “satellite navigation technology”. The first navigation satellite was launched to the orbit on February 22nd 1978. But today, almost 40 years later, it is totally different. GNSS (Global Read more about Satellite Navigation Mass: GPS, Galileo, Glonass and Badiou and the technical consequences for tracking purposes in maritime market[…]

IUU – illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing

IUU is getting more and more important these days as this is a serious threat to sustainable fishing and a huge damage of the marine environment. To reduce the IUU problem the VHF based “real-time-tracking” devices vmsTRACK-PRO by the German Weatherdock AG are the most suitable and cost effect solution possible in the market. To Read more about IUU – illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing[…]

Medica 2018: Diagnostic software detects arteriosclerosis at an early stage

Arteriosclerosis is one of the widespread diseases. If the blood is no longer pumped properly through the veins, a heart attack or stroke may be the consequence. In most cases, the disease is only diagnosed at an advanced stage. Computer scientists from Kaiserslautern are working on software that will enable doctors to detect calcification early Read more about Medica 2018: Diagnostic software detects arteriosclerosis at an early stage[…]

Cost effective AIS vessel management system

IUU also occurs not only in high seas, but also in the exclusive economic zones of coastal States by national and foreign vessels and in river and inland fisheries. However, in marine fisheries, while it is difficult to estimate precisely the total IUU catch in tonnage or value terms, the level of IUU fishing has Read more about Cost effective AIS vessel management system[…]

Tata Steel UK places order with SMS group for the supply of a converter

Tata Steel UK has placed an order with SMS group (www.sms-group.com) for the supply of a 330-ton converter for its integrated steel plant in Port Talbot in Wales, Great Britain. The SMS group scope of supply and services furthermore includes a new trunnion ring, the lamella-type vessel suspension system, a new secondary gear unit for the installed Read more about Tata Steel UK places order with SMS group for the supply of a converter[…]