Hybrid icegoing ferry enters service in Sweden; Smit tug evacuates Yantian Express crew as firefighting continues

January 7, 2019 — The electrified ice-class ferry will help the city of Stockholm achieve its target of becoming a fossil fuel-free city by 2040, while providing more comfortable transportation for passengers with lower noise and vibration levels.

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Smit tug evacuates Yantian Express crew as firefighting continues

The 23 crew members aboard the Hapag-Lloyd vessel Yantian Express have been evacuated as firefighting efforts continue.

Offshore wind contract boosts Topaz Energy’s backlog

The charter adds to Topaz’s revenue backlog, which as of September 30, 2018 stood at $1.4 billion.

WFSA sees 2019 as a year of promise for ferry safety

“2019 is a year of promise for ferry safety,” says Dr. Roberta Weisbrod, Executive Director of the Worldwide Ferry Safety Association (WFSA).
Marlink extends and expands VSAT contract with Transpetrol

The renewal secures access to Marlink’s global network and specially-chosen business critical VSAT solutions for the entire Transpetrol tanker fleet.
Naval Dome develops maritime cyber security monitoring dashboard

Naval Dome has developed an innovative approach that enables shoreside as well as shipboard staff to manage the cyber security status of all protected systems onboard ships, even when they are offline.