All articles by Barney horner

Barney horner

Hempel appoints Katarina Lindström as COO

Katarina Lindström will join Hempel as executive vice-president and chief operating officer from 1 August 2020 and will play a central role in delivering on the company’s ambition to double in size.

Seatrade Cruise Global announces panellists, themes for anticipated 2020 State of the Global Cruise Industry Keynote

World’s largest cruise industry event returns to Miami Beach Convention Center 20-23 April 2020.

5 ways CAT technologies MEO and AI help lower costs and improve efficiencies

Burn less fuel. Run more cleanly. Keep uptime and reliability high. Do it all while keeping costs down. Two technologies from Caterpillar are here to help.

IMO secretary-general assesses progress on sulphur limit implementation

Since 1 January 2020, the global upper limit on the sulphur content of ships’ fuel oil has been reduced to 0.5% from 3.5% (under the so-called “IMO 2020” regulation). This is significantly reducing the amount of sulphur oxide emanating from ships and will have major health and environmental benefits, particularly for people living close to ports and coasts.

Scanship Holding ASA is now Vow ASA

The extraordinary general meeting in Scanship Holding ASA has resolved to change the company’s name to Vow ASA (“Vow”).

Caterpillar Marine congratulates trio on trial of new propulsion

Caterpillar Marine congratulates Stena, Deltamarin and China Merchants Jinling Shipbuilding (Weihai) on the successful sea trial of the first Stena E-flexer Ropax with Mak and CAT propulsion solutions

Leosphere enhances offshore offerings with Windcube suitable for buoys

New solution bolsters Leosphere’s current suite of lidar offerings for the rapidly growing development and operations of offshore wind projects

​Hurtigruten tests biodiesel that potentially can change the shipping industry

On the way to the goal of becoming completely emission free, Hurtigruten has as the first Norwegian cruise line started testing Biodiesel on board the ship MS Polarlys. This fuel can potentially reduce emissions with 95%.

Lithium Werks’ Marine Technology Puts Safety First

Lithium Werks responds to news of battery fire aboard a ferry in Norway

Fuel Cells for Maritime Shipping

Freudenberg Sealing Technologies will act as a technology partner in the Pa-X-ell2 project, with the goal to develop a new generation of fuel cells for use on seagoing vessels.