Brunvoll Mar-El er systemintegrator på verdens første hybrid katamaran for bruk i kommersiell trafikk.

Norled AS har valgt Servogear og Brunvoll Mar-El hybridsystem i systemleveranse til innovativ plug-in hybrid katamaran hurtigbåt som skal bygges ved GS Marine AS i Gursken. Dette er første hybrid katamaran designet for bruk i kommersiell trafikk. Mer informasjon her.

Signed delivery to SEVEN Russian vessels – in a year!

Our partner Rapp Marine has been cooperating with Russian fishermen since the Soviet times. Over the past year, they have signed contracts for delivery of a full range of deck machinery to SEVEN new fishing vessels in Russia. - We are very happy to announce our newest Russian contract for delivery to four factory trawlers – this is four deliveries to one and the same customer, Murmanseld2, says Tor Idar Øye. The contract was signed this summer. Full Press Release

Optimarin shakes up BWT sector with unique promise for shipowners

Optimarin is announcing another first for the ballast water treatment (BWT) segment. The Norwegian-headquartered BWT specialist, which has focused exclusively on the development of environmentally friendly systems since its foundation in 1994, has become the first manufacturer to offer a five-year parts and servicing guarantee. It’s a move that, according to CEO Tore Andersen, has the potential to redefine what shipowners expect from suppliers in this ultra-competitive sector. Optimarin has a unique track record in BWT. It was the first firm to install a commercial system, back in 2000 on-board the cruise ship Princess Regal, and the first to attain…

Jotun has launched the unique Thermosafe range.

Jotun meets extreme demands of onshore oil, gas and chemical industries with new Thermosafe range providing better corrosion protection, hence less maintenance for the operators. The onshore oil, gas and chemical industries are evolving, and they need protective coating solutions to keep pace with ever more extreme demands. That’s the message from Jotun, one of the world’s leading global paints and coatings provider, which today launches the unique Thermosafe range, enabling customers operating at higher temperatures, with enhanced safety, efficiency and productivity. Full press release  

Networking Event in the Team Norway Pavilion at Kormarine

A Networking Event was held at Kormarin in the Team Norway pavilion Thursday Oct 26th. Sponsored by the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Korea and Innovation Norway. Around 150-200 persons found their way to our pavilion and met friends, colleagues, clients and new business associates. I warm thank to our sponsors and commercial consul Ms Elin Sagbråtenwho gave a speech emphasizing the important and excellent relation between Korea and Norway. In addition, we had a raffle with great prices.

Norwegian Maritime Exporters participated in the official opening of Kormarin this Tuesday

Norwegian Maritime Exporters participated in the official opening of Kormarin Tuesday. Erlend Prytz took part in the ribbon cutting ceremony. A large VIP group consisting of ministers, politicians, bureaucrats, other dignitaries and several media / journalists visited the Team Norway pavilion and NME board member from Jotun, Siri Moldestad Sanna gave a welcoming speech. We have a great pavilion of about 300m2 with companies like Auto-Maskin, Autronica Fire and Security, Brunvoll AS, IKM Testing Korea, Jets Vacuum Technology, Jotun, Kongsberg Maritime, Kyma, Marine Aluminium, Sperre Compressors, R. Stahl Tranberg, TMC and Westad Industrier. Photo courtesy of Tom Erik Ranheim/TMC.  …

Clean Marine Celebrates launch of ground-breaking ‘compact’ scrubber with a seven-system order from Inventor Chemicals Tankers

Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems (EGCS) company Clean Marine has secured a multi-vessel contract from Inventor Chemical Tankers AS (ICT). The agreement, covering seven 19900 DWT chemical tankers, marks the launch of the firm’s revolutionary CleanSOx Compact Hybrid Allstream scrubber to the marketplace. According to Clean Marine CEO Nils Høy-Petersen, the company has been exclusively dedicated to EGCS solutions since its inception in 2006. Full pressrelease

Official Opening of Kormarin

Norwegian Maritime Exporters participated in the official opening of Kormarin Tuesday. Erlend Prytz took part in the ribbon cutting ceremony. A large VIP group consisting of ministers, politicians, bureaucrats, other dignitaries and several media / journalists visited the Team Norway pavilion and NME board member from Jotun, Siri Moldestad Sanna gave a welcoming speech. We have a great pavilion of about 300m2 with companies like Auto-Maskin, Autronica Fire and Security, Brunvoll AS, IKM Testing Korea, Jets Vacuum Technology, Jotun, Kongsberg Maritime, Kyma, Marine Aluminium, Sperre Compressors, R. Stahl Tranberg, TMC and Westad Industrier. Photo courtesy of Tom Erik Ranheim/TMC. +2

Meeting with the Conservative Party in Parliament.

We had an excellent meeting yesterday with three parliament members from the Conservative Party (Høyre​) , Tom-Christer Nilsen​, Margunn Ebbesen​ og Kårstein Eidem Løvaas​ and advisor Lasse Billington​. We presented Norwegian Maritime Exporters work for the Norwegian maritime trade and emphasized the importance of getting support for our industry, backing which would be used to secure the work for the about 60.000 persons employed in our industry.        

Rapp Marine Selected as OHS SSV for New OSU Research Vessel

Rapp Marine has been selected by Gulf Island Shipyard, LLC, as the Overboard Handling System Single Source Vendor (OHS SSV) for Oregon State University’s (OSU) 193 ft x 41 ft multi-mission Regional Class Research Vessel (RCRV), with the option of two additional vessels. "These handling systems and controls will be at the core of these highly capable next generation research vessels", said Project Manager Demian Bailey at Oregon State University's (OSU). Read the news by clicking the button below. Full pressrelease

New contracts for Brunvoll propulsion and manoeuvring systems to the fishing segment

  Aas Mek. Verksted AS, Norway for Sølvtrans AS Charisma Fishing Co.Ltd    Brunvoll has secured new contracts for system supplies. The contracts containing propulsion-, manoeuvring- and control systems are with MAN D&T SE, Germany and Karstensens Skibsværtf A/S, Denmark for a pelagic trawler for the shipowner Charisma Fishing Co. Ltd, Shetland, and with Aas Mek. Verksted AS, Norway for a live fish carrier for the shipowner Sølvtrans AS, Norway. The deliveries from Brunnvoll will take place during 2018. Odd Tore Finnøy, CEO of Brunvoll AS and Hallvard Pettersen, CEO of Brunvoll Volda AS are pleased that Brunvoll asserts themselves well…

Tvilsomme kataloger

NME er blitt oppmerksom på at flere av våre medlemmer/underutstillere har mottatt e-post/brev fra International Trade Fairs Directory (IFTD). E-posten/brevet inneholder et vedlegg, og i dette fremgår at mottaker oppfordres til å bekrefte firmainformasjon for å forbli oppført på ITFDs lister. Med liten skrift fremgår imidlertid blant annet at slik bekreftelse innebærer at bedriften i tilfelle aksepterer en tre års bindende kontrakt, og som årlig koster 1 212 Euro. Mer informasjon her.

Brunvoll signs contract for delivery of propulsion system

Our member, Brunvoll Volda AS has signed a contract with MAN Disel & Turbo SE for delivery of propulsion to a pelagic trawler for the ship owner Odd Lundberg AS of Norway. Brunvoll has earlier said that they are proud to be selected as their suppliers. «Tailor-made propulsion systems are our speciality, and there has been a good dialogue in order to find the best technical solutions for this vessel» - Hallvard Pettersen, CEO of Brunvoll Volda. Read more about Brunvoll, Odd Lundeberg and the contract with MAN Disel & Turbo SE by clicking the button below. Full press release

FINAL CALL FOR THE CRUISE SHIPBUILDING PROMOTION!

We have received the following from our partner UBM and Marintec. The China cruise trips increases 30 percent a year, and to response to the demand, China’s Government has earmarked cruise shipbuilding as a major objective in the “Made in China 2025” programme to upgrade the domestic manufacturing. As the floating hotel on the ocean, it requires at least a few hundred suppliers to complete a cruise order. To ride with the tide, it is important to showcase your latest cruise related products and services at the best possible platform. Marintec China, the largest maritime events in 2017 will be…

IMS GROUP PURCHASES OCEANSAVER ASSETS

On September 20th IMS group signed a purchase agreement with the OceanSaver Trustee to acquire all intellectual property, certificates and assets after OceanSaver’s bankruptcy filed on September 13th 2017. OceanSaver has been a well-recognized supplier of ballast water treatment systems for oceangoing vessels in accordance with UN’s Ballast Water Treatment Convention. OceanSaver was among the first suppliers to be approved by IMO, to successfully complete the stringent test regime by the US Coast Guard and to obtain a USCG type approval in December 2016. More here. For more information contact: Roy Langseth, CEO IMS group, phone +47 926 67 007,…

The oceans – a wealth of opportunities

WEDNESDAY 20 SEPTEMBER 09:00-10:15 in the ECOSOC Chamber at UN Headquarters Norwegian Prime Minister Ms Erna Solberg is pleased to invite you to participate in a high-level side event in the margins of the UN General Assembly. The side event is being co-sponsored by the President of the Republic of Palau, HE Mr Tommy Esang Remengesau. The aim of the event is to promote action and international partnerships that will strengthen the conservation and sustainable use of our oceans and marine resources. By sharing experience and knowledge, it will be easier to find sustainable solutions to today’s challenges. How can…

NME have a new logo!

We have just completed a design process, and we finally updated our logo! We are very pleased with the results, and are looking forward to share the new logo in the future, both on digital media and at upcoming events. We want to thank our members for the collaboration so far, and look forward to further growth and development in the following year.  

SATS INTERNASJONALT – INVITASJON TIL SEMINAR

Har din bedrift produkter og løsninger med et potensial i internasjonale markeder? Eksport og internasjonalisering kan føre til økt vekst og lønnsomhet, men for å lykkes er det viktig å kjenne kundene, forstå behovet og utvikle nye forretningsmodeller. Dato: 31. august (08:30-15:00) Sted: Scandic Ambassadeur Drammen For mer informasjon klikk her. For Program klikk her. Påmelding klikke her.

RAPP MARINE SIGNS NEW ORDER WITH NEW “ODD LUNDBERG”

Our member, Rapp Marine, is proud to have signed a new order with NEW "Odd Lundberg".    This is the third generation of owners from the shipping company Odd Lundberg AS who have selected deck machinery from Rapp Marine. But, as Morten Stenkjær, VP Sales at Rapp Marine AS, states "..this is the first time the shipping company has selected a high-tech electrical solution".     "In the process of selecting equipment, we felt that Rapp Marine was the supplier that satisfied our requirements and had the most innovative solutions... It can also be said of the previous deliveries; that Rapp…

BRUNVOLL SIGNS CONTRACT WITH ULSTEIN DESIGN & SOLUTIONS

Brunvoll has signed another contract, this time with Ulstein Design & Solutions AS for delivery of propulsion and manoeuvring systems for one Exploration Cruise Vessel. The package from Brunvoll consists of gearbox and propeller system, rudder, steering gear, tunnel thruster and control systems. The propulsion system is a twin screw diesel-electric system driven by electric power. We wish them good luck with the delivery prosess, and are proud of having Brunvoll as one of our proud members. To read their full press release, click one of the buttons below. Press Release (English) Pressemelding (Norsk)

INVITATION TO THE CONFERENCE: “SATS INTERNASJONALT”

NB! In Norwegian. Innovasjon Norge, Næringsforeningen i Drammenregionen og Buskerud fylkeskommune inviterer til konferansen "Sats Internasjonalt". På konferansen gis informasjon og nettverk som kan gjøre det enklere å ta skrittet ut i verden. Meld deg på og bli inspirert til å sette ambisiøse mål, og grip de globale mulighetene som finnes for deg og din bedrift.  Sted: Scandic Ambassadeur Drammen Tidspunkt: 31.august (08:30-15:00)  Deltakeravgift: 350,- eks. mva.  For mer detaljert informasjon om programmet klikk her.  For den offisielle invitasjonen klikk på knappen under.  Offisiell Invitasjon

SPECIAL SUMMER OFFER AT RØHNESELMER FOR OUR MEMBERS

By being a member of Norweigan Maritime Exporters you get several benefits and discounts. This summer, Røhneselmer has a special summer offer on their leasing agreements. Log in at our member page to read more about your member benefits. [wpmem_logged_in] The campaign from Røhneselmer can be found here. A list of the most important deals can be downloaded here, and a full list of deals can be found on forhandler.no sin hjemmeside. [/wpmem_logged_in]

KJESTI KLEVEN NEW CHAIR OF SEA EUROPE

At the General Assembly meeting of SEA Europe in Vigo (Spain) on 23 June 2017, SEA Europe appointed Ms. Kjersti Kleven as the association’s new Chair for a period of two years, starting on 1 July 2017. Kjersti Kleven is co-owner and Chair of the Board of the Norwegian shipbuilding group Kleven Maritime AS (KLEVEN). She has served as a board-member and Chair of the Norwegian Association of Maritime Industries for a total of seven years, and was one of the Vice Chairmen of SEA Europe until she takes over as chair. In addition, Ms. Kleven is a member of…

SIS COMPLETES CONTRACT WITH BORR DRILLING LIMITED IN RECORD TIME

One of our members, Star Information Systems (SIS), completes their contract with Borr Drilling Limited in record time.  SIS has signed a contract with Borr Drilling Limited to implement software for management systems on board and onshore. SIS Project Manager, Per Anders Koien, reports that deployment and creating a data structure for complex rig operations on the first pilot rig has been completed in record time - the deployment work was finished before the summer holidays.  To read their full press release, click the button below.  Full Press Release

ZENITEL’S NOR ELECTRONICS SECURED TWO CONTRACTS WITH STATOIL

Nor Electronics, a subsidiary in Zentiel Group, has secured two framework agreements with Statoil's Johan Castberg field.  To read their full press relase, click the button below.  NB! In Norwegian.  Full Press Release

BRUNVOLL SIGNS CONTRACT WITH FITJAR

One of our members, Brunvoll, has signed a contract with Fitjar Mekaniske Verksted AS for delivery of propulsion and menoeuvring systems for a pelagic trawler to the shipowner Cetus AS of Karmøy in Norway. The ship design is from Salt Ship Design. Delivery of the equipment is planned to be within Q1 2018.  The contract partner is Brunvoll Volda AS. Hallvard Pettersen, managing director of Brunvoll Volda says that the company is proud to confirm their position as a major supplier to the fishing fleet. Brunvoll has recently secured important contracts, and according to Pettersen, the company experiences a positive…

RAPP MARINE SUPPLIES COMPLETE ELECTRIC DECK MACHINERY TO NEW KRILL VESSEL

Rapp Marine supplies complete electric deck machinery to the new krill vessel for Vard Group AS, build by Aker BioMarine. This is Rapp Marine's first delivery to a krill vessel. The new and innovative krill vessel is specially developed for sustainable harvesting in the Antarctic and will be equipped with the latest and most advanced eco-friendly technology. Rapp Marine thereby contributes to a sustainable krill fishing and secure good earnings for this new vessel. Rapp Marine annonces a contract for design, manufacture and delivery of complete electric deck machinery, as well as designing the new vessel's complete boom and rig…

RAPP MARINE HAS ANNOUNCED FIVE EXCITING HIGH-TECH JOBS AT THEIR OFFICE IN BODØ

Rapp Marine has recently announced five exciting high-tech jobs. In these days it is rare for Norwegian companies to announce so many high-tech positions in maritime industry at the same time.  Due to the language of the annoncement, the rest of this post is in Norwegian. Rapp Marine har utlyst nå hele fem høyteknologiske, utrolig spennende stillinger. Det hører til sjeldenheten at norske bedrifter nå for tiden utlyser så mange høyteknologiske stillinger innenfor maritim industri samtidig!  Fire av de fem utlyste stillingene er ingeniørstillinger som all har forskjellige funksjoner rettet direkte mot utvikling av våre elektriske vinsjesystemer. Den siste er…

INVITATION AND SIGN-UP FOR THE TEAM NORWAY PAVILION AT SMM 2018 IS READY

Norwegian Maritime Exporters has the pleasure of inviting you to the Team Norway pavilion at SMM 2018. To see the full invitation and link for sign-ups, click here. The Team Norway Pavilion will appear in a unique design that highlights our companies’ connection to each other and our country. This strengthens our brands and draws attention from media and government officials. SMM is know to attract highly relevant visitors and focuses on innovations when presenting their trade fair. Join us to have a collected Norwegian presence at this world leading exhibition in Hamburg.  SMM's web site To find all our events click here. 

WELCOME TO THE NORWEGIAN PAVILION DURING NOR-SHIPPING 2017

Norwegian Maritime Exporters welcome you all to the Norwegian pavilion in HALL C at Nor-Shipping 2017. In addition to many interesting Norwegian exhibitors, the Minister of Trade and Industry, Monica Mæland, are presenting the award "Ship of the year 2017" from the Norwegian pavilion during the exhbition on Tuesday. Hope to see all of you there! Our exhibitors are as follows.

DIGITAL SHIP ANNOUNCES THE MARITIME BIG DATA FORUM AT NOR-SHIPPING 2017 ON 30 MAY

Shipping is waking up to a new digital age, and two of the most important issues within the maritime transport system, where digitalisation is creating increased opportunity for development and innovation, are operational efficiency and safety. Digital Ship's Maritime Big Data Forum will investigate how digital ecosystems have developed and how they are changing the way shipping companies operate, now and into the future of maritime digitalisation. Three focussed sessions will contain plenary presentations and panel discussions: Session 1: An Overview of New Integrated Data Sharing Platforms Session 2: Protection in the Big Data Era Session 3: Survival of the…

JOTUN DEVELOPS WORLD’S FIRST NORSOK APPROVED OFFSHORE MAINTENANCE COATING SYSTEM

Our member Jotun have developed the world's first NORSOK approved offshore maintenance coating system for brush and roller aplication on power tooled and water jetted surfaces.  We congratulate them with this new and innovative development. We are proud to have Jotun on our team. See their whole press release here.

TEAM NORWAY AT SEA ASIA 2017

Team Norway was well represented during Sea Asia in 2017. The Norwegian pavilion represented the exhibitors Ulstein Asia Pte Ltd, Autronica Fire & Security AS, Saint-Gobain Weber, AUTO MASKIN AS, NAVTOR and VARD. NME had as usual a lounge area related to the Team Norway pavilion, where food and drinks were served. We have an impression that exhibitors and visitors have been pleased with the exhibition- with everything from quality at the fair, service level and number of visitors to the Norwegian Pavilion. In total, 80 countries were represented on Sea Asia 2017, and the Norwegian pavilion was among ten…

UPDATED MEMBERHIP BENEFITS THROUGH FORHANDLER.NO

By being a member of Norweigan Maritime Exporters you also get benefits through forhandler.no. Log in at our member page to read more about your member benefits. [wpmem_logged_in] A list of the most important deals can be downloaded here, and a full list of deals can be found on forhandler.no sin hjemmeside. [/wpmem_logged_in]  

DIGITAL SHIP`S MARITIME DATA FORUM @NOR-SHIPPING 2017

Shipping is waking up to a new digital age, and two of the most important issues within the maritime transport system, where digitalisation is creating increased opportunity for development and innovation, are operational efficiency and safety. Much has been made of new and improved integrated platforms designed to influence both of these key elements, and in the last 12 months we have seen various stakeholders launching "ecosystems" designed to improve integration and thus drive both efficiency and safety; between the various systems on-board, from ship to shore, as well as between different onshore devices. Digital Ship's Maritime Big Data Forum…

40% DISCOUNT FOR ALL NME’S MEMBERS

Norwegian Solutions tilbyr alle NMEs medlemmer en rabatt på 40% ved kjøp av annonsering i årets Norshippingutgave av deres magasin. Den digitale utgaven av magasinet vil promoteres gjennom alle Rivieras nyhetsbrev i juni 2017, samt på sosiale medier, med til sammen 170 000 mulige lesere. Data viser at 82% av distribusjonen når nøkkelpersoner i innkjøpsbeslutninger og 81% av leserne er ledere ansvarlig for drift og vedlikehold av eksisterende fartøy samt design og bygging av ny tonnasje. Norwegian Solutions er offisielt godkjent av Nor-Shipping og vil ha ekstra distribusjon av magasinet under messen. Du må være innlogget som medlem for å lese…

INVITATION AND SIGN-UP FOR THE TEAM NORWAY PAVILION AT ONS 2018

Norwegian Maritime Exporters has the pleasure of inviting you to the Team Norway pavilion at ONS 2018. To see the full invitation and link for sign-ups, click here. The Team Norway Pavilion will appear in a unique design that highlights our companies’ connection to each other and our country. This strengthens our brands and draws attention from media and government officials. After ONS in 2016, nine out of ten exhibitors say they made new contracts, and 92% of visitors from 2016 said they would come back at ONS 2018. Join us to have a jointly Norwegian presence at this popular exhibition…

JOIN THE NORWEGIAN OFFSHORE WIND TOUR TO GERMANY

When: 8-11 May 2017 Registration deadline: 27 April 2017 Where: Hamburg and/or Bremerhaven Recently the German authorities allowed four new offshore wind farms, of which three are planned without subsidies. Therefore, Norwegian Energy Partners and Innovation Norway jonitly invite NMEs members and followers to meet the German offshore wind industry to understand more about the development in offshore wind in Gernamy. Participating companies will meet counterparts in Hamburg and Bremerhaven through seminars, socccial networking, B2B events and meeting activities. As participants in the offshore wind tour you will also get a reduced registration fee for the WindForce conference. Registration deadline is Thursday, April…

NY RAMMEAVTALE PÅ ENERGITJENESTER FRA ENEAS

Norske Maritime Eksportører har inngått en avtale med Eneas (www.eneasnett.no), som vil kunne gi våre medlemmer betydelige besparelser. Med 20 års erfaring fra det nordiske kraftmarkedet og over 20.000 kunder har Eneas tyngde og kompetanse til å oppnå betydelige besparelser for våre medlemmer.

NORWEGIAN MARITIME EXPORTERS (NME) MEETING YOU GLOBALLY

The Norwegian maritime industry is a worldwide success story. Defined by innovation, driven by expertise and committed to quality, our suppliers deliver services and products that help global customers excel in the toughest business environments. “Salt water runs through our veins,” explains Erlend Prytz, CEO of Norwegian Maritime Exporters (NME). “The ocean is central to the past, present and future of this country, and we’ve been focused on utilizing its immense opportunities since time began." “Our members aren’t just a collection of companies, it’s a pool of people dedicated to mastering maritime challenges – using their unique expertise to provide…

INTSOK + INTPOW = NORWEGIAN ENERGY PARTNERS

We’re attending the commencement of the merger between INTSOK and INTPOW into Norwegian Energy Partner. A wise choice to combine forces to enhance the effort to market the energy industries of Norway.  An excellent seminar followed by a celebration dinner. Among the keynote speaker; prime minister Erna Solberg, DNV GL CEO Remi Eriksen, Statkraft CEO Christian Rynning-Tønnesen, and Aker Solutions chairman Øyvind Eriksen. Excellent moderated by ONS’ CEO Leif Johan Sevland.

A NOTABLE FIRST FOR RAPP MARINE LATEST CONTRACT

Rapp Marine are pleased to announce a new contract for complete electric deck machinery to a new pelagic trawler for Research Fishing Company in Shetland. In a notable first for the Scottish/ Shetland pelagic fleet, the new FV Research will feature a full electric deck machinery package. – Many thanks to Skippers Gary and Richard Williamson and partners of th_MG_5279e Research Fishing Company for choosing Rapp Marine as their supplier for the third time, and this time choosing in particular our electric system as a solution for the future, says a very pleased Mr. Stenkjær. Join the the technologhy of…

PRE-NOR-SHIPPING PRESS TOUR 2017

We are attending the press tour of 2017. Excellently organized by Blue-C. Several of our members took the opportunity to present news and information about their companies, products and innovation. Among them Kongsberg, Optimarin, Clean Marine (Picture), Light Structures, Eksportkreditt (picture), Jotun and Navtor. NME presented ourselves and our view on the market situation.

9 gode råd for å bygge sikre nettsider

På ERFA 2017 kunne vi annonsere at NMEs medlemsbedrifter nå kan få rådgivning fra Multisys om digitale trusler og informasjonssikkerhet. Dette er en utvidelse av Albarans tilbud til NMEs medlemsbedrifter om advokatbistand. Medlemsbedrifter kan få inntil 2 timer gratis og uforpliktende rådgivning ved hver henvendelse om ny sak. Logg inn som medlem for å lese saken.

7 sjøvettregler for kontrakter

Kontraktsjøvettreglene gir deg noen grunnleggende regler for hvordan man bør tenke og handle ved inngåelse og oppfølgning av kontrakter. Husk at ulykker skjer når du minst venter det, så ta høyde for det uventede. Du må være innlogget som medlem for å lese resten av saken. [wpmem_logged_in] 1. Tenk sikkerhet.   Gode forberedelser er nøkkelen til vellykkede forhandlinger og kontrakter.   Identifiser de viktigste utfordringene ved gjennomføring av kontrakten.   Påse at viktige risikoelement og ansvarsfordeling er regulert i kontrakten, og vurder egen eksponering av risiko og ansvar.   Viktig med en klar og omforent kravspesifikasjon med detaljert beskrivelse av…

7 PRACTICAL GUIDELINES FOR INFORMATION SECURITY

When travelling on business trips around the world it is a great risk to bring computers, tablets and mobilephones. In many countries e-services might try to take control of the gadgets via Wi-Fi, Bluetooth or by phisically break into the hardware, to then install hidden software which can make outsiders able to download all files, read all emails, control the microphone and camera of your device, and get access to the company’s data systems when you get back to the office. Log in to the Members page to read the full article. [wpmem_logged_in] If you need to bring a computer,…

Referat fra årsmøtet i NME

Medlemsmøte NME Rådhusgt. 25 – 7 etg. 21. mars 2017. Takk for gode innspill på medlemsmøtet forrige uke. Referatet fra medlemsmøtet den 21.mars 2017 kan lastes leses her!

MARITIME OPPORTUNITIES IN SOUTH AFRICA – GREEN & SMART PORTS

Interested in joining a company network to unlock maritime opportunities in South Africa, with a special focus on Green/ Smart Ports? Smart ports, terminals, and related logistics and transport industries will be crucial for African countries to achieve their economic growth ambitions over the coming years. To beneficiate and export commodity assets, countries throughout the continent need efficient, innovative transport and logistics environments. Why South Africa? - Concrete business opportunities as a result of drive to develop Blue Economy - Strategic position on a busy sea route - Strong engineering backbone, with companies used to operating in Africa. Potential for…

BUKSÉR OG BERGING AS USED PLT FROM RESTECH NORWAY IN THEIR LATEST RESCUE MISSION

Photo: Buksér og Berging AS On February 22, 2017, the cargo vessel “MV Tide Carrier” encountered engine problems, got in distress west of lighthouse Feistein and started drifting towards shallow waters and land. Two local tugs from Buksér og Berging AS (BB) were called out for tow connection and emergency towage. It was harsh weather and the waves were as high as 10 meters. The waves breaking around the shallow waters made the space for maneuvering limited. “PLT from Restech Norway made the tow connection and emergency towage possible” Luckily, BB’s tug were equipped with Pneumatic Line Thrower (PLT) from…

INTERESTED IN MEETING SINGAPOREAN COMPANIES LOOKING FOR TECHNOLOGY AND SOLUTIONS WITHIN MARITIME AND O&G INDUSTRIES?

International Enterprise (IE) Singapore, together with Innovation Norway will be organizing a Singapore Maritime, Oil and Gas Business Mission to Norway from 13 – 18 March 2017. The mission will cover Oslo, Kristiansand, Trondheim and Bergen. International Enterprise Singapore is keen to help Singapore companies be equipped with the latest and future trends and opportunities in the offshore, subsea and maritime domains, and to acquire relevant technology and capability that is relevant for Asia to address new growth in this sector.The delegation is specifically looking for Norwegian technology and solutions providers within the: Offshore renewables, GAS, LNG, Offshore oil &…

9 viktige råd om digitale trusler og informasjonssikkerhet

Næringsliv og offentlig forvaltning preges nå av økende digitalisering. Det fører til at virksomhetene blir mer effektive og lønnsomme, men også til en økende fare for at virksomheter kan settes ut av spill eller lide betydelige tap. Det er mange eksempler på at bedrifter har gått under etter digitale angrep. I 2016 økte f.eks. antallet angrep av løsepengevirus mot bedrifter i USA med hele 6 000 %. Også norske virksomheter er i økende grad utsatt for digitale angrep. Eksportindustrien er særlig utsatt - spesielt teknologibedriftene. Digital industrispionasje er ofte billigere og langt mer effektiv enn tradisjonelle metoder. Det drives derfor…

LEDIGE PLASSER PÅ SEA ASIA 2017

Vi har fått ledige plasser på SeaAsia 2017. Du må være innlogget som medlem for å lese resten av saken. [wpmem_logged_in] For 20,000,- kan NMEs medlemmer få en plakatstand/roll-up stand inne på et fellesområde. Der er det mulighet for både roll-up og et brosjyrestativ. Det vil være felles bord og stoler på dette området og i NME-loungen, noe som tiltrekker flere messedeltakere til området. Planløsningen for hele utstillingshallen finner du her, og en planløsning for utsillingsdelen til NME (lik som på bildet) finnes her. Vi planlegger gjennomgang for bedre trafikk. Dersom dere likevel skal være på SeaAsia er dette en svært…

GLOBAL GROWTH CANADA 2017

Innovasjon Norge inviterer NMEs medlemmer til et prosjekt spesielt utviklet for norske selskaper som har teknologi til å utvikle seg i det kanadiske markedet. Canada og Norge deler utfordringer med havtrafikk i tøffe nordlige forhold, samt beskyttelse av uberørt natur. Dette mener vi gir muligheter for norsk næringsliv. Målet med prosjektet er å forstå det kanadiske markedet og mulighetene dette gir for norske firmaer, møte relevante partnere, og samle informasjon slik at man kan lage en optimal etableringstrategi for det kanadiske markedet. Det vil være detaljerte presentasjoner og analyser av mulighetene i det kanadiske markedet, i tillegg til konsulenttjenester for…

Årsmøte i NME: 21. MARS 2017

Det kalles herved inn til Årsmøte i Norske Maritime Eksportører NME. Tid: tirsdag 21. mars 2017 kl. 10.00 registrering kl. 09.45 Sted: Rådhusgt. 25, 7. etg. (hos Rederiforbundet). Logg inn for å se agenda og påmelding.

INVITASJON TIL NMES MEDLEMMER: MØTE MED DET TYSKE NÆRINGSRÅDET I HAMBURG

Den norske regjeringen har nylig bestemt seg for å kjøpe nye u-båter fra det tyske verftet TKMS. Denne avtalen åpner for mange muligheter for økt bilateralt næringssamarbeid utover denne kontrakten, også på det sivile området. Norsk næringsliv har også økt sitt engasjement i tysk maritim sektor. Bl.a. har Siem-gruppen overtatt skipsverftet Flensburger og Statoil er delpartner i et stort nytt offshore vindkraft-anlegg (Arkona) i Østersjøen. Du må være innlogget som medlem for å lese resten av saken. [wpmem_logged_in] Tyskland har nylig lansert en ny maritim strategi der det satses særlig på digitalisering og det grønne skiftet. Dette bør også åpne…

VISIT TO ULMATEC PYRO AND GREEN TECHNOLOGY OF NORWAY

We visited ULMATEC Pyro and Green Technology of Norway in Søvik. Great meeting and tour of ULMATEC’s facilities. Very interesting to learn more about Green Technology and its members; Ulmatec Pyro, Sperre Coolers, Anda-Olsen and Teknotherm.

ROGER KRISTENSEN TILDELT ERFA AWARD

Foto: Asle Strønen, Skipsrevyen Mangeårig styreleder og styremedlem i Norske Maritime Eksportører og administrerende direktør Roger Kristensen i Restech Norway AS ble tildelt ERFA Award for 2017. Utmerkelsen er høyst velfortjent og ble tildelt til stormende jubel på ERFAs festmiddag om bord i DFDS «Crown Seaways». Det var adm.dir. Erlend Prytz i Norske Maritime Eksportører som stod for overrekkelsen av diplom og merke. Statuttene er enkle: ERFA Award tildeles en person som på en fremragende måte har bidratt til utvikling av norsk maritim industri eller Norske Maritime Eksportører.

ZENITEL SKAL SØRGE FOR SIKKERHETEN OMBORD NORGES MEST TRAFIKKERTE FERGE

Zenitel, en global leder innen kritiske kommunikasjonsløsninger, har levert kommunikasjons- og underholdningssystemer til Norges mest trafikkerte innlands fergestrekning. Foto: Kaptein Stein Rørvig på broen, Zenitel. I 2014 vant Bastø Fosen en kontrakt for videre drift av Norges mest trafikkerte innlands fergestrekning, mellom Moss og Horten – frem til 2026. Som en del av avtalen skulle tre nye skip bli bygget (for å dekke denne viktige transportruten). Zenitel er stolte av å ha levert kommunikasjons og underholdningssystemer til alle de 3 nye skipene. Fergen er en del av det nasjonale veinettet, Riksvei 19. Riksvei 19 er en del av riksveien over…

ACTA MARINE CONTRACTS ULSTEIN FOR WIND VESSEL

Ulstein Verft AS has signed a contract for the building of a DP2 Construction Support Vessel (CSV) for the Netherlands based Acta Marine B.V. The vessel is primarily aimed at the offshore wind market and carries the new SX195 design from Ulstein Design & Solutions AS. “We are expanding our services and fleet for offshore wind and chose Ulstein for our new construction support vessel. The dedicated SX195 design with the X-STERN, an integrated walk-to-work gangway system and 3D crane, and its accommodation, represents a next step in responding to the market needs,” says Rob Boer, managing director in Acta…

COLOR LINE SIGNS LOI ON THE WORLD’S LARGEST HYBRID VESSEL

Color Line and Ulstein Verft have today agreed on a Letter of Intent (LOI) for the construction of the largest hybrid vessel of the world. “This is an important milestone for us, and we are very pleased that we have been chosen as partner in this very exciting project. We are looking forward to the further cooperation with Color Line,” states CEO Gunvor Ulstein at Ulstein Group. The vessel will be designed by Fosen. The vessel is planned to service Sandefjord-Strömstad from summer 2019. The ferry is a plug-in hybrid, where the batteries are recharged via a power cable with…

SHIP OF THE YEAR 2017: NOMINÉR DIN FAVORITT!

Du kan nå komme med ditt forslag til Ship of the Year 2017. Næringsminister Monica Mæland vil foreta den høytidelige prisoverrekkelsen på åpningsdagen av Nor-Shipping, tirsdag 30. mai. NOMINÈR DIN FAVORITT HER Vi inviterer alle våre lesere til å nominere sin favoritt til årets store prisutdeling. Blant de nominerte vil så juryen velge en vinner som blir offentliggjort på åpningsdagen på Nor-Shipping i Oslo. Kriteriene for å vinne denne kanskje største uavhengige heder og verdighet som et skip kan få, er at det leveres fra et norsk verft i løpet av kalenderåret 2017 og at innovasjonsgraden er høy. – Vi…

– ERFA ER ET FAGLIG OG SOSIALT HØYDEPUNKT, SIER ASLE STRØNEN I SKIPSREVYEN

ERFA 2017 er overstått med mange høydepunkter å se tilbake på. Skipsrevyen har dekket konferansen og kommet med en bildereportasje. Les hele saken og se bildene fra konferansen her! “M/S «Crown Seaways» en route København: Helt siden 1972 har ERFAringskonferansen vært det årlige høydepunkt for norske maritime utstyrsleverandører. 2017 var ikke noe unntak, og også i år gikk hedersbevisningen ERFA Award til en velfortjent mottaker. Det var mangeårig styreleder og styremedlem i Norske Maritime Eksportører, adm.dir. Roger Kristensen, Restech Norway AS, som ble tildelt ERFA Award for 2017 – høyst velfortjent og til stormende jubel på ERFAs festmiddag om bord…

7 KONTRAKTSRÅD FRA ALBARAN

Albarans oppsummering av forhold man bør huske på i forbindelse med kontrakstinngåelse og kontraktsoppfølgning. Du må være innlogget som medlem for å lese resten av saken. [wpmem_logged_in] 1.Formalia Oversittelse av frister, eller feil bruk av varselrutiner, er en hyppig årsak til at leverandører mister krav eller posisjoner som det ellers kunne være mulighet til å nå frem med. Første spørsmål er derfor alltid frist(er)! Hvis frist er oversittet, kan det uansett være for sent. Derfor: la ikke noe få stå ubesvart, og som «tommelfingerregel», aldri mer enn 3 dager. Men Obs! dette er ikke noen vanntett «kjøreregel», for det forekommer…

MARITIME PROTECTION AS SKIFTER EIERE

Kristiansandbaserte Maritime Protection AS ble 30 november 2016, som et datterselskap av Wilhelmsen Maritime Services AS (WMS), fusjonert med det engelske selskapet Survitec Group Ltd (Survitec). Survitec eier nå alle WMS sine tidligere sikkerhetssystemer og -produkter, samt tilhørende service og kompetanse. Etter fusjonen eier Wilhelmsen 20% av aksjene i Survitec Group. Maritime Protection AS er således nå et heleid datterselskap av Survitec. Maritime Protection AS har over 45 års erfaring innenfor nøytralgassanlegg til maritim og offshore bransje på verdensbasis. «Vi ser frem til samarbeidet med våre nye eiere», sier Daglig leder Lars Erik Lunøe. «Survitec har mer enn 160 års…

METIZOFT DELIVERS IHM TO HURTIGRUTEN

Metizoft is happy to announce that we have signed a new contract with Kleven Maritime for the delivery of IHM (Inventory of Hazardous Materials) and Non-Asbestos to one expedition vessel. The contract includes an option for delivery of IHM and Non-Asbestos to an additional expedition vessel. The ships are designed by Rolls-Royce and can carry up to 530 passengers. Both are polar-class vessels. The first ship will be delivered to Hurtigruten in July 2018, while the second ship will be delivered in July 2019.

NYE KONTRAKTER TIL SCANA PROPULSION

Scana Propulsion har sikra kontrakter for levering av reduksjonsgir til to Ankerhandteringsfartøy (AHTS) for Grupo CBO, Brasil, og for eit komplett framdriftsanlegg for ombygging av ein trålar til Harvest Fishing, UK. Kontraktspartnarar er Sotreq SA, i Brasil og Karstensens Skibsværft i Danmark. Den totale kontraktsverdien er ca. 25 mill NOK. SCANA PM 121224Scana Propulsion og Sotreq SA, Brasil har signert kontrakt for levering av reduksjonsgir til to AHTS til Grupo CBO i Brasil. Denne kontrakta er ein erklært opsjon frå den opprinnelege kontrakta på gir til fire skip som har blitt levert frå fabrikken i Volda i 2015 og 2016.…

NEKROLOG FOR DAGFINN APENÆS

Dagfinn Apenæs (født i 1939) gikk bort 8. november 2016. En nestor i salg av norsk skipsutstyr, fra Norsk maritim sektor, har gått fra bordet for siste gang. Dagfinn fra Horten var en humørspreder og historieforteller av rang. Dagfinn mønstret i sin ungdom på som bysse- og messegutt på en av skipene til Norske Amerika linjen. Etter lang tid ute og med et kosthold mer næringsrikt enn hjemme, var han så forandret at moren nesten ikke kjent han igjen da han kom hjem, etter Dagfinn’s egne ord. Etter handelsgym i Tønsberg og Horten tekniske fagskole jobbet han på tegnekontoret på…

Norsafe has signed a new contract with the Swedish Coast Guard (KBV)

On Wednesday December 21st Norsafe signed yet another new contract with the Swedish Coast Guard (KBV) to deliver nine new Magnum 750 MKII boats. The boats are specially developed in close cooperation with KBV and are a continuation of seven boats already delivered between 2015 and 2016. “It is hard to imagine a better Christmas present than this”, says Kjell Sørensen, the leader of this area of business at Norsafe. “This shows that Norsafe is recognised as a high quality provider of specialised boats. The new boats will be delivered over the course of the new year.” For many years…

FULL NORMALISERING AV FORHOLDET TIL KINA

Det kan Utenriksdepartementet melde i dag. – Jeg er glad for at vi i dag i Beijing kan markere en full normalisering av våre politiske og diplomatiske relasjoner med Kina. Dette gir store muligheter for samarbeid. Vi er blant annet blitt enige om å umiddelbart gjenoppta forhandlingene om en frihandelsavtale, sier utenriksminister Børge Brende. Norge har siden 2010 ikke hatt politisk kontakt med Kina. – Situasjonen siden 2010 har vært krevende. Normaliseringen av vårt forhold er et resultat av et langsiktig og møysommelig diplomatisk arbeid på mange nivåer for å gjenopprette tilliten mellom våre to land, sier Brende. Les mer…

DAVIT DESIGNS

Vestdavit’s digital library of 2D and 3D davit drawings is providing a powerful tool for ship designers, allowing them to download davit CAD files to include in their vessel conceptualisation files on a ‘cut and paste’ basis. Vestdavit’s large range of davits, covering naval, coastguard, commercial marine and offshore sectors, can be accessed via a web portal developed with CAD-based platform innovator SolidComponents. Drawings are available as Step files in all relevant CAD formats and the files are easy to work with and download for use within overall vessel design, and continuously updated. “Naval architects log into the Vestdavit digital…

TEAMTEC OG ANDRITZ INNGÅR SAMARBEID

TeamTec og ANDRITZ signerer samarbeidsavtale for global markedsføring av eksosrensesystemet SeaSOx for den maritime industrien. TeamTec og ANDRITZ har signert en samarbeidsavtale for global markedsføring av SeaSOx eksosrensesystem for den maritime industrien. Systemet renser eksos for svovel, andre vannløselige gasselementer samt partikler, for å møte IMO utslippskrav for hoved- og hjelpemaskineri. ANDRITZ vil ha ansvaret for kjerneteknologi og grunnleggende design, samt leveranse av nøkkelkomponenter og dokumentasjon. TeamTec overtar globalt ansvar for salg og markedsføring, inkludert ettersalg og service av SeaSOx-systemet. SeaSOx kan installeres på alle typer skip, enten for nybygg eller som retrofit. SeaSOx bruker sjøvann som rensemedium, og kan…

ULSTEIN ENTERS THE CRUISE AND MEGAYACHT MARKET

We are happy to share with you that Ulstein has entered the cruise and megayacht market. Recently two major contracts have been signed: 1)      Upgrade and conversion of the expedition cruise ship Sea Adventurer 2)      Newbuilding of a megayacht for a private (undisclosed) owner, one of the world’s biggest ship owners: Megayacht contract Read more about our cruise ship designs here Read more about our megayacht designs here

TEAMTEC HAR INGÅTT PARTNERSKAP MED DAMEN

TeamTec har inngått en partnerskapsavtale med Damen for det innovative ballastvannrensesystemet, AVITALIS BWTS. Damen Green Solutions har signert et «letter of intent» med det norske firmaet TeamTec for levering og service av det innovative ballastvannrensesystemet, AVITALIS BWTS. Systemet kombinerer filtrering og en dokumentert, miljøvennlig kjemikaliebehandling som er optimalisert for mellomstore til store skip. AVITALIS er effektiv uavhengig av saltinnhold, turbiditet og temperatur. Intensjonen er å avansere til et fullstendig partnerskap innen slutten av 2016. Per dags dato gjennomgår AVITALIS en IMO typegodkjenningstest og en US Coast Guard (USCG) landbasert test. Det er forventet at IMO typegodkjenning vil bli oppnådd i…

GRAND OPENING OF OFFSHORE KOREA

Several prominent guests from shipyards in Busan, politicians, and other dignitaries visited our pavilion. We introduced our exhibitors, valued members and the Norwegian industry.  Later we had visitor from Korean media. Thus far, we’re getting positive reports from all our exhibitors. Good number of visitors and worthy business.

GETTING READY FOR OFFSHORE KOREA

We are getting ready for Offshore Korea at Bexco in Busan October 19.- 21. Hope to see you there.

CALL FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST IN MYANMAR’S LNG BUSINESS SECTOR

Myanmar is planning to implement bulk import and regasification of LNG project(s) in Myanmar through private sector participation. Electric Power is a vital key to further development of Myanmar. Without power, it is impossible to run trade and industry. Norwegian companies have vast experience in a number of areas such as power generation, power optimisation and power management as well as in all aspects of the LNG business. LNG can play a pivotal role in bringing more power to the country and through LNG flexible power solutions can be found, both big-scale and small-scale. Norway and Myanmar Norway has been…

NYTT MEDLEMSTILBUD: ALBARAN ADVOKAT

NME har nå etablert en samarbeidsavtale med Albaran. Medlemsbedrifter kan nå få inntil 2 timer gratis rådgivning ved hver henvendelse om ny sak. Du må være innlogget som medlem for å lese resten av saken. [wpmem_logged_in] Medlemsbedriftene er ikke forpliktet til å gå videre med bruk av Albaran sak dersom det viser seg å være behov for ytterligere bistand. Dersom medlemsbedriften velger å benytte Albaran videre i en sak, vil det i tilfelle skje etter en oppdragsbekreftelse og på basis av Albarans oppdragsvilkår. Albaran har lang erfaring fra internasjonale kontraktsforhold, bl.a. vår bransje. En av NMEs bedrifter som har benyttet…

NOR-SHIPPING CROWD-SOURCES TO TURN INDUSTRY PROBLEMS INTO PROFIT

Nor-Shipping invites the next generation to find solutions to this generation’s challenges through its unique ‘Problem to Profit’ initiative. The leading global maritime event week, taking place in Oslo and Lillestrøm, Norway, from 30 May to 2 June 2017, will work with key industry players and networks to identify unresolved industry ‘pain points’, before using social media to engage young people in a process that could set a new course for the world of shipping. Nor-Shipping 2017 is taking a pro-active approach to the challenges facing the industry, adopting an overall theme of ‘Catalyst for Change’, while dedicating exhibition Hall…

A NEW BEGINNING FOR THE NORWEGIAN SHIP SUPPLY INDUSTRY

Joining forces with Norwegian Maritime Exporters (NME). Mrs. Marit Eggen, Secretary General of Norske Maritime Leverandører, the Norwegian Maritime Suppliers, writes about exciting news to strengthen Norway''s vibrant ship supply industry. Norwegian Maritime Exporters (NME) Oslo - We are proud to announce that next year the Norwegian ship supply industry and the maritime exporters are planning to gain their forces. E.i. Norwegian Maritime Suppliers (Norske Maritime Leverandører) close their office in Sandefjord, and their members will be operated from our new base in Oslo. The office is situated at the same visiting address as the Norwegian Shipowner Association. Ms Marit…

OPPORTUNITIES IN INDIA’S MARITIME SECTOR

India has a maritime heritage that dates back thousands of years and has heavily influenced the evolution of Indian society. However in independent India, the sector has never received the kind of attention it has in the last two years. More here. This is reflected in a number of policies and initiatives: Granting of infrastructure status to the shipbuilding sector which makes it eligible for tax and other financial incentives. Allowing 100 % foreign direct investment in the shipbuilding sector, and construction & maintenance of ports and harbors. Opening the defense shipbuilding for the private sector and allowing for 49…

SMM 2016: Vision of the Fjords ble årets skip

Kilde: Skipsrevyen Bilde: Vision of the Fjords ble kåret til Ship of the Year 2016. Foto: Vibeke Blich Med brask og bram ble årets skip avduket i den norske paviljongen på verdens største skipsfartsmesse, SMM i Hamburg. Ship of the Year 2016 er «M/V “Vision of The Fjords” bygget av brødrene Aa. Statssekretær Dilek Ayhan fra Nærings- og fiskeridepartementet fikk gleden av å overrekke prisen til byggeverftet Brødrene Aa og rederiet The Fjords. Fartøyet er bestilt av The Fjords AS, og juryen er imponert over at dette selskapet, som er eid av Fjord1 og turistdestinasjon Flåm AS, har tatt ansvar for…

GETTING READY AT SMM

We are getting ready for SMM and we are preparing the Team Norway / Norwegian Maritime Exporters pavilion.  Please visit us and our 45 exhibitors in hall B7 stand stand 344.

BESØK OSS PÅ SMM OG ONS!

Bilde: ONS NME har Team Norway paviljonger på SMM og ONS. Dersom dere medlemmer er på besøk på utstillingene kom gjerne innom for en kopp kaffe og en prat. Besøk oss på våre paviljonger på ONS og SMM. Vi er på følgende stands: ONS: Hall 2 stand 241. SMM: Hall Hall B7, stand 346.

ELTORQUE RELEASES NEW COMPACT & HIGH-PERFORMANCE ACTUATOR

Eltorque, the leading Norwegian supplier of electric valve control, has launched a new super- compact valve actuator, the most sophisticated in their portfolio. Releasing the QT50 A new compact, high-performance actuator. “The market has requeseltorque 160817ted a compact and cost-effective actuator for small valves and in tight spaces. With the QT50, Eltorque has responded to that request by developing the smallest actuator in its class, at 2/3 of the weight and 1/3 the volume of competing products,” says Eltorque CEO Arnstein Kjesbu. The most compact actuator Eltorque has ever offered, the QT50 still delivers the same heralded performance as all other…

ALU DESIGN OPERATOR CHAIR LANDS STARRING ROLE IN STAR TREK BEYOND

Set faces to stunned. Kristiansand’s Alu Design is once again hitting the silver screens this summer, as its MH OCH 300 operator chair follows up its appearance in the 2014 hit Transformers: Age of Extinction with a new role in Star Trek Beyond . The film, released globally on 22 July, will feature the state-of-the-art moulded aluminium chair in a host of key scenes. Alu Design created the MH OCH 300 in 2012. It was produced to deliver the best possible working environment for drilling operators working on offshore rigs - combining comfort, durability, ease of installation and maintenance, with…

METIZOFT SIGNS GREENLOGGER DMS CONTRACT

Mare Safety har vært kunde hos Metizoft siden 2012. Metizoft kvalitetssikrer underleverandører, produserer og sender ut IHM- og Non-Asbestos-dokumentasjon til verft og redere på Mare Safety sine vegne. Som første leverandør har nå Mare Safety også blitt pilotkunde for vårt dokumenthåndteringssystem, Greenlogger DMS. Dette er et system som i utgangspunktet fokuserer på alt av dokumentasjon for skip, men som også har blitt bygd om til å kunne være et dokumenthåndteringsverktøy for leverandører. Systemet har blitt skreddersydd for å dekke Mare Safety sine behov, og vi ser frem til et godt samarbeid også innenfor dette feltet. Metizoft tilbyr også en rekke…

THORQUE+ BANEBRYTENDE FRAMDRIFTSANLEGG FRA SCANA OG INPOWER

Scana Propulsion og Inpower har utviklet den første permanent magnet motoren for direktedrift av skipspropeller som er godkjent i henhold til DnV GL’s gjeldende regelverk for «Redundancy Type R3». Thorque+ gir drivstoffbesparelse, redusert vedlikehold og plassbesparelse i fartøy med elektrisk drift. Thorque+ fra Scana Propulsion og Inpower er et kompakt og drivstoffbesparende propellanlegg med svært kort byggelengde. Scana Propulsion og Inpower har i samarbeid utviklet produktserien Thorque™, som i utgangspunktet er en effektiv og kompakt permanent magnet motor med integrert thrust- og pitch-mekanisme for sammenstilling med vribar propell. Thorque+ er en videreføring av denne teknologien, med en ytterligere forhøyet kvalitet…

SCANA PROPULSION SIGNERER KONTRAKTER FOR FRAMDRIFTSUTSTYR TIL FISKEFARTØY

Scana Propulsion, kjent for bredt utvalg av framdriftsutstyr bestående av gir, propeller, tunnel thrustere og fjernstyring, er stolte over å melde at det er signert nye kontrakter for leveranser til totalt 5 fiskefartøy, til en samlet verdi på 35 mill NOK. Bilde: Snurper/ tråler av Skipskompetanse SK-3101R design til rederiet Lenin Kolkoz for bygging ved Yantar Shipyard. Scana Propulsion har signert en kontrakt med AO Shipyard Yantar, i Kaliningrad i Russland, for levering av framdrifts- og manøvreringssystem bestående av reduksjonsgir, cp-propeller, tunnel thrustere og rorsystem med fjernstyringssystem for tre fartøy. Reder er Lenin Kolkhoz i Petropavlovsk også i Russland. Skipene er…

DIGITAL MARINE SOLUTIONS COMPLETES ACQUISITION OF THE MARINE DIVISION OF JEPPESEN FROM BOEING

Digital Marine Solutions (DMS) announced today it has completed acquisition of the assets of the Marine Division of Jeppesen, a Boeing company. Digital Marine Solutions is owned by the Altor 2003 Fund. Under the terms of the agreement the Jeppesen Marine and C-MAP portfolio will continue to operate as a separate entity under the C-MAP brand name. Operating with its own dedicated resources and management team lead by CEO Egil Aarstad, the new organization’s immediate focus will be on maintaining sales and service to customers that already purchase from C-MAP1/Jeppesen Marine across its Recreational, Commercial marine and Fleet sectors. Moving…

GODSAVTALE SKAL FLYTTE 300.000 TRAILERE BORT FRA VEIEN

De fire borgerlige partiene er enige om tiltak som skal flytte 30 prosent av godstransporten fra vei til sjø og bane innen 2030. Det tilsvarer 300.000 vogntog. Målsettingen skal skjerpes til 50 prosent innen 2050, ifølge Høyre, Fremskrittspartiet, KrF og Venstre. Avtalen bygger på et representantforslag fra KrF, som har vært til behandling i transportkomiteen. – Til tross for at det er bedre for klimaet, er det dyrere og mer avgiftsbelagt for bransjen å frakte gods sjøveien. Det ønsker vi å gjøre noe med. Beregninger viser at mellom 5-7 millioner tonn gods kan flyttes fra vei til sjø, sier KrFs…

ULSTEIN INTRODUCES HIGH CAPACITY, HIGH EFFICIENCY CABLE LAY VESSEL

At the OTC in Houston, ULSTEIN introduced the LX109 design, a high capacity, highly efficient cable lay vessel with compact dimensions. The completely new, patent pending, ULSTEIN Cable Arch system in combination with open top vessel design results in an unprecedented total of 12,500 t of power cable that can be laid as one single piece. A unique feature is the ULSTEIN Cable Arch connecting the forward and aft turntables, allowing to load and lay one continuous cable of up to 12,500 ton. This capacity was made possible by positioning the turntables into the hull instead of their conventional location…

SCANA INDUSTRIER IS BECOMING INCUS INVESTOR

Over the past year, Scana Industrier has developed and implemented a new strategy, in which the company is changing from an industrial group into an industrial investment company. To emphasise the change, today the company is changing its name to Incus Investor ASA (www.incusinvestor.com). Scana Industrier has experienced a turnaround since the financial crisis created significant challenges for the steel industry. In the past year, the company has revised its strategy and built an industrial investment company out of an industrial company steeped in tradition. The change of name was approved by the General Meeting on Tuesday evening. Find more…

OPTIMARIN SHORTLISTED FOR PRESTIGIOUS ‘SAFER, CLEANER SEAS’ AWARD

Optimarin has been confirmed as the sole ballast water treatment (BWT) system supplier to be nominated for the Lloyd’s List North American Awards 2016. Recognised in the highly competitive ‘safer, cleaner seas’ category, the nomination tops the firm’s best ever start to a year, following up on a succession of system orders from names such as Carisbrooke, Atlantis Tankers and Sinopacific Shipbuilding Group. Optimarin CEO Tore Andersen believes this is no coincidence. “Our simple, flexible and market proven Optimarin Ballast System (OBS) technology is at the core of this recognition, but isn’t the sole reason for our recent success,” he…

THE SYSTEM FOR REDUCING RISKS IN ICE OPERATIONS: AKER ARCTIC AND LIGHT STRUCTURES

An intelligent ice load monitoring system for the ships operating in ice covered waters will provide the operators a tool to handle the ships in safe but efficient ways. The state of the art system will monitor the hull loads with optical sensors installed on the steel structures of the vessel. With the information received from the sensors and combined with the ship’s structural capability, the system is able to show operators the loading and risk level imposed by ice impacts. The system will also be able to make a probability forecast of the expected loads. Thus, the new system…

JOTUN’S HULL PERFORMANCE SOLUTIONS DELIVERS CONCLUSIVE PROOF OF FUEL AND EMISSION SAVINGS AFTER FIRST FIVE-YEAR DRY-DOCKING

Jotun has analysed the first ever five-year dry-docking of a vessel treated with its Hull Performance Solutions (HPS) system. The data revealed that Gearbulk’s Penguin Arrow, coated with Jotun’s SeaQuantum X200 in September 2010, recorded a staggering estimated fuel saving and CO₂ emission reduction of USD 1.5 million and 12,055 tonnes respectively, across the 60-month period. Jotun's proprietary HPS offer combines the application of an advanced antifouling coating, a specialised application procedure, a full suite of sensors that record hull performance and a high performance guarantee. The coating limits the growth of organisms on the hull, while the sensors measure…

JOTRON LAUNCHES SOUND RECEPTION SYSTEM

Jotron AS, a leading manufacturer of professional communication systems for land, sea and air safety, is launching the Phontech 8300 MkII Sound Reception System. The Phontech 8300 MkII Sound Reception System is designed to receive and detect foghorn sounds from other vessels and is for use onboard one man operated enclosed bridge class ships. Illustration: Leader of Jotron’s sound reception product development Bjørn Øivind Bjørnsen with Phontech 8300 MkII and Phontech MkII 8301 antenna The Phontech 8300 MkII Sound Reception System is an acoustical-electronic navigational aid which is ISO 14859, IEC60945 and MED approved. Inside an enclosed bridge, this sound…

NME AND INNOVATION NORWAY READY AT APM

Norwegian Maritime Exporters and Innovation Norway are working together on the Team Norway pavilion at APM. More than 500 square meters and close to 40 companies are in the pavilion at APM, which opens tomorrow. APM is a growing show and even in these somewhat difficult times is has grown since the last edition. The Team Norway pavilion is bigger too. This proves the show importance to our members in their presence in South East Asia. APM opens tomorrow Wednesday March 16 and closes on Friday. Official opening of the Team Norway pavilion will be Wednesday at 11:00 AM.

ÅRSMØTE I NME

NME avholdt sitt årsmøte tirsdag 8. mars 2016 i Rådhusgt. 25, 7 etasje hos Rederiforbundet. Det var 20 stemmeberettigede tilstede og 10 fullmakter. Du må være innlogget som medlem for å lese resten av saken. [wpmem_logged_in] I tillegg til de vanlige årsmøte postene ble nye vedtekter for NME godkjent. Nytt styre ble også valgt og hva var vel mer passende enn at vi på kvinnedagen valgte vår første kvinnelige styreleder: Hilde Risan Kongsberg Maritime AS. Ellers består det nye styret av Siri Sana Jotun AS, Roger Kristensen Restech Norway AS, Arne Søllesvik Tranberg AS, Tove Ottesen Souto Jets Vacuum AS…

NAVTOR – MAKING THE WORLD OF NAVIGATION SIMPLER, SAFER AND MORE EFFICIENT

“The best innovations are those that take complex tasks and simplify them, delivering real benefits for users,” Tor Svanes says with a smile. The NAVTOR CEO could easily be talking about smart phones, search engines or driverless cars, but in this case he’s focused on the same field as his business, maritime navigation. “Since it’s launch in 2011, NAVTOR has dedicated itself to bringing innovations to the market that make life simpler for navigators while enhancing safety, security and efficiency for vessel owners and operators. The potential of e-navigation is huge, and we’re seizing upon that to streamline workloads and…

TEAMTEC – JUST ADD WATER

The latest news from TeamTec is a new ballast water treatment system, Avitalistm, developed by TeamTec’s partner, chemical powerhouse Evonik Industries of Germany. Avitalis uses PERACLEAN®, a preparation specially developed by Evonik for ballast water. TeamTec will manufacture, sell and service Avitalis globally. “We are in the process of obtaining US Coast Guard (USCG) approval, and preliminary tests indicate that Avitalis will meet their requirements,” says Chief Marketing Officer Olaf Evjen Olsen of TeamTec. “Peraclean is highly effective, but also extremely green, as it degrades to oxygen, water, and a mild acidic acid, like vinegar. This should make it ‘futureproof’…

OPTIMARIN – LEADING THE WORLD IN BALLAST WATER TREATMENT

Nobody knows ballast water treatment (BWT) like Optimarin. The Stavanger-based team has focused exclusively on the development of simple, flexible and reliable systems since 1994, installing the world’s first BWT solution on a commercial vessel in 2000, aboard the Regal Princess. Picture: Tore Andersen, Optimarin Since that point the firm has gone on to sell around 450 of its market proven Optimarin Ballast Systems (OBS) to owners, operators and shipyards worldwide. In a young sector where many are still finding their feet, Optimarin is up and running. And, in 2016, its gaining momentum like never before. Global impact OBS orders have…

DELTA MARINE TECHNIK NEW AGENT FOR TMC IN NORTH AMERICA

Tamrotor Marine Compressors (TMC), world leading supplier of compressed air systems for marine and offshore use, is happy to announce that effective from 1st February 2016, Delta Marine Technik will serve as exclusive agent for TMC in the USA and Canada. Founded by industry veterans Michael C. Donovan and Tony Beaubouef, Delta Marine supplies specialized marine equipment, carefully considering the requirements of the owner and taking into account the realities of construction and operation to ensure the best overall value. As technical marine professionals with decades of experience in the supply of marine systems, the Delta Marine team understands the…

INDONESIAN CENTER INSTALLS KONGSBERG SIMULATORS

Kongsberg Maritime has completed the delivery and installation of a suite of new bridge simulators for Indonesia’s Ministry of Transportation. The new simulators at the Ministry of Transportation’s Maritime Training Centre, located at its headquarters in Jakarta, will be used for the assessment of Indonesian seafarers applying for seagoing certification, for local and international operations. KONGSBERG simulators will support the Ministry of Transportation to significantly reduce the time taken and the tools required to assess Indonesian seafarers. This is especially important in today’s context, as assessments for the certifications have become more stringent. Contemporary seafarer assessment includes customised criteria pre-defined…

TEAMTEC OG EVONIK SKAL MARKEDSFØRE AVITALIS™ BALLASTVANN RENSESYSTEM

Mandag, 15. februar, 2016, signerte TeamTec og Evonik Resource Efficiency GmbH en samarbeidsavtale om global markedsføring av AVITALISTM ballastvann rensesystem (AVITALISTM). AVITALIS™ er et helautomatisert system som renser ballastvann ombord i skip. AVITALIS™ komplementeres med PERACLEAN® Ocean, en miljøvennlig, effektiv og nedbrytbar kjemikalie som har blitt utviklet spesifikt for rensing av ballastvann. TeamTec overtar det globale ansvaret for produksjon, salg og service av AVITALIS™. Kjemigiganten Evonik, som er representert verden over med et distribusjonsnettverk innen spesialkjemikalier, kommer til å opprettholde ansvaret for salg av PERACLEAN® Ocean, samt ansvar for å videreutvikle teknologien. “TeamTec, som en verdensledende leverandør av spesialutstyr til…

RESTECH NORWAY: MARITIME MARKETS EYED

Back in the 1980s, a captain decided he wanted a more reliable, safe and precise line thrower opposed to the gunpowder rockets that were prevalent at the time. The result was the Pneumatic Line Thrower (PLT), developed by Restech Norway, a firm based within the Arctic Circle. This invention has proved incredibly popular ever since and now new products are in the offing. Roger Kristensen, the firm’s ceo, admits today’s market is tricky. “In these times with low activity in the oil and gas sectors, we have to think of other ways to stay afloat in the market,” he says.…

VELLYKKET ERFA OG UTDELING AV ERFA AWARDS

NME avholdt sin årlige ERFA konferanse i Bergen 26.- og 27. januar. Nærmere 80 deltagere fra en samlet maritim utstyrsindustri fra hele landet var tilstede. Et veldig kompakt og spennende program med viktige saker som stauts i markedene, finansieringsmuligheter, informasjon om havbruksteknologi, muligheter i Vietnam, India, Korea og Kina, presentasjon av Nor-Shippings planer for fremtiden og CO2 fangst var blant postene. Det var også god tid til mingling og nettverksbygging. Mange møtte både gamle og nye kollegaer. Kanskje spesielt hyggelig var det at det var flere førstegansreisende på konferansen som tyder på at nye og yngre krefter kommer til vår…

CLEAN MARINE WINS AWARD FOR THE FASTEST GROWING TECHNOLOGY COMPANY IN EMEA

Clean Marine won the Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited’s (Deloitte Global’s) Technology Fast 500TM EMEA award for the fastest growing technology company within the Clean Technology sector in 2015. Clean Marine also won the Technology Fast 50 Norway award ranked as no. 1 regardless of sectors. The list, compiled by Deloitte Global’s Technology, Media & Telecommunications (TMT) industry group, places Clean Marine as no. 8 among the region’s 500 fastest growing companies. Overall, the EMEA region saw a 1,012 percent average rate of growth in revenue, with companies from over 20 countries featuring in the rankings. Clean Marine’s CEO Nils Høy-Petersen…

PRESTISJEFYLT LOSBÅTKONTRAKT TIL MARITIME PARTNER

Maritime Partner AS skrev i dag kontrakt med Buksér og Berging AS på leveranse av to losbåter, med opsjon på er. Med opsjonene har avtalen en totalramme på om lag 100 millioner kroner. Kontrakten er vunnet i sylskarp konkurranse med både nasjonale og internasjonale tilbydere, og ble formelt signert i Buksér og Berging AS sitt hovedkontor i Oslo på torsdag formiddag. Salgs- og markedsdirektør Gisle Anderssen i Maritime Partner signerte kontrakten på vegne av Ålesundsselskapet. – Vi er er svært stolte over å ha vunnet dette prestisjeoppdraget. Buksér og Berging er en kompetent og krevende kunde som vi har hatt…