“Tectonic shifts are within maritime on three fronts right now,” claims Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen, CEO, DNV GL Maritime.
Norwegian shipyard VARD has contracted PG Flow Solutions to supply the engine room pump system to the world’s first autonomous and electric container vessel, the Yara Birkeland.
The Maritime Connectivity Platform Consortium (MCC) has been launched this month to bring common internet standards to maritime navigation and transportation systems.
MSC Cruises, HARMAN, and Samsung Electronics have developed a voice-enabled, artificial intelligence (AI), seven language speaking assistant named ZOE.
RIMS BV has received another two certifications from DNV GL and the Indian Class Register for the use of Remote Inspection Techniques (drones) during surveys of enclosed spaces.
One Sea, an alliance pushing autonomous maritime transport by 2025, has secured new funding and added Shipbrokers Finland as a new partner to support its role as a business ecosystem.
Data-driven maritime services company Nisomar has announced its launch services partnership agreement for the 2018-19 cruise season in Chile with Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings.
Hatteland Display has released a new 43-inch display as part of its Series X MVD product family for bridge navigation and control systems.
Marine Insurance provider Alandia Insurance and cyber-security specialist Deductive Labs have collaborated to provide clients with enhanced cyber-security analysis, assessments, and services.
Martek Anti Drone Systems (M.A.D.S) has announced a new partnership in the Middle East with Exalto Emirates to distribute drone detection and mitigation services for the marine industry.
Japanese oil and gas exploration company INPEX CORPORATION has installed ClassNK-NAPA GREEN for monitoring operations on three of its liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers.
Dutch maritime start-up We4Sea has secured funding from ENERGIIQ, Mainport Innovation Fund II and angel investors to accelerate development and roll out of its fuel and emissions monitoring platform.
Telespazio, a joint venture between Leonardo and Thales, has signed two contracts worth EUR 5 million with the Grimaldi Group for the upgrade of the Neapolitan Shipping Group’s satellite communications capacity.
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