Products & Services – Page 10

  • The UK Port of Barrow has purchased a new zero-emissions support vehicle Photo: ABP
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    ABP electric vehicle will reduce emissions

    2018-11-06T11:14:00Z

    A new zero-emissions support vehicle has been purchased by the UK Port of Barrow to reduce the usage of diesel vans and lower the carbon footprint of operations.

  • The new hybrid straddle carriers should significantly reduce both fuel consumption and CO2 emissions Photo: Kalmar
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    Eco-efficient hybrid straddle carriers

    2018-10-01T11:48:00Z

    Kalmar will supply 12 hybrid straddle carriers to DP World Southampton to significantly reduce both the fuel consumption and CO2 emissions of its straddle carrier operations.

  • The new addition to Dublin Port’s fleet will play a vital role in meeting the operational needs of Ireland’s largest and busiest port Photo: Goodchild Marine Services
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    Green pilot boat for Dublin Port

    2018-09-27T15:40:00Z

    A UK boat builder has secured a contract with Dublin Port Company to construct a new 17m pilot boat part of the operator''s plan to clean up its operations.

  • Hyster aims to offer the fuel cell and battery powered container handler with a choice of charging options Photo: Hyster
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    Zero-emissions fuel cell container handlers

    2018-09-17T13:10:00Z

    Hyster is developing a zero-emissions container handling truck powered by a Nuvera hydrogen fuel cell combined with a lithium-ion battery.

  • The Mangrove vision is both self-sufficient and fully powered by renewable energy Photo: Wärtsilä
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    Wärtsilä launches smart port vision

    2018-09-13T10:34:00Z

    Wärtsilä has launched an initiative to connect some of the most influential port cities to embrace and develop Smart Marine ecosystems by 2020.

  • DP World is investing in the latest green technology at its UK ports Photo: DP World Southampton
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    Hybrid technology for greener operations

    2018-09-11T11:44:00Z

    DP World says it will invest in the latest green technology at its UK ports to cut emissions and reduce its carbon footprint.

  • for both shipowners and Port State Control (PSC), the ability to conduct accurate shipboard testing of ballast water samples is essential Photo: CTG
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    Consistent ballast testing standards

    2018-09-11T10:55:00Z

    Ports across the globe are at the front line of the fight against invasive aquatic species carried in ships’ ballast waters which have had a significant economic impact throughout the world, writes Dr Brian Phillips, managing director, Chelsea Technologies Group

  • Sweetbridge specialises in allowing clients to unlock the value of their own assets without selling them Photo: Sweetbridge/Youtube
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    Strengthening port efficiency with blockchain

    2018-09-11T10:48:00Z

    While trade through ports is responsible for delivering essential resources to billions of people, a staggering one in five crates are left unaccounted for, leaving behind one major consequence: The environment, writes Mac McGary, president of Sweetbridge

  • LPC has been able to decrease the volume required for the first phase of its deepening by over 40% Photo: LPC
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    Dredging project reaps green benefits

    2018-08-30T14:42:00Z

    An Australian maritime engineering company has used its innovative dredging technology to help a New Zealand port significantly reduce the volume of dredging needed to upgrade its entrance channel.

  • HullWiper’s eco-friendly hull cleaning service is now available at the Port of Townsville Photo: HullWiper
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    HullWiper cleans up shipping in Australia

    2018-08-30T11:08:00Z

    HullWiper’s eco-friendly hull cleaning service is now available at the Port of Townsville the first port in Australia to take advantage of the service.

  • The Indian Register claims to have come up with an effective ballast water treatment solution for ports with muddy waters Photo: The Motorship
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    Ballast water treatment for muddy water ports

    2018-08-28T12:39:00Z

    India has been advocating port-based mobile ballast water treatment since 2013 especially in ports with challenging water quality which can suffer from non-compliance.

  • Port of Koper Konecranes cranes Photo: Konecranes
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    Electric RTGs for Koper dock

    2018-08-23T13:34:00Z

    The operator of Slovenia’s only port has placed an order for five electric RTGs from Konecranes in order to make operations more efficient.

  • Siwertell ship loading system
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    Ship loading system to minimise emissions

    2018-08-15T16:34:00Z

    A new triple-enclosed ship loading system for ore handling operations has been designed to enable close to zero dust emissions.

  • FastBallast uses the Single Turnover One Pulse (STOP) method as an accurate methodology for portable ballast water sampling Photo: CTG
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    Portable ballast monitoring verification

    2018-08-14T09:42:00Z

    Independent benchmark testing on behalf of the Chinese government has identified one method as an accurate methodology for portable ballast water sampling.

  • Kalmar is equipping CTB with ten new next-generation electric and hybrid straddle carriers Photo: Kalmar
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    Kalmar secures double green equipment order

    2018-08-13T11:18:00Z

    Kalmar has secured two new major deals for green electric equipment in Germany and Poland offering operators increased reliability and productivity.

  • The straddle carrier’s driverless technology features integrated navigation and positioning. Photo: ZPMC
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    Efficient hybrid straddle carriers

    2018-08-09T10:56:00Z

    A hybrid straddle carrier with an autonomous navigation system is helping improve operational efficiency during its final testing phase.

  • The Port of Coeymans has employed two DustBoss DB-60 atomised mist cannons from BossTek for dust suppression Photo: BossTek
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    Mist cannon exercises dust control at US port

    2018-08-07T12:13:00Z

    A leader in dust control solutions has helped a port located along the Hudson River control fugitive particle emissions using atomised mist technology.

  • Skoonboxes are planned for trial aboard a diesel-electric inland vessel later this year Photo: Damen
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    Sustainable shipping solutions partnership

    2018-08-01T14:42:00Z

    Damen Shipyards Group and Skoon Energy have signed a cooperation agreement of understanding for the advancement of energy transition in the shipping industry, including electric propulsion.

  • Fleet Cleaner assisted with cleaning 12 oil-fouled vessels at Rotterdam Photo: Fleet Cleaner
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    Fleet Cleaner completes Rotterdam oil cleanup

    2018-08-01T12:34:00Z

    After the recent oil spill disaster involving the Bow Jubail in the Port of Rotterdam, one piece of technology was instrumental in helping the authorities clean ship’s hulls which were fouled by heavy fuel oil.

  • Liebherr has a new low-voltage frequency converter system for marine applications called Liduro Marine Photo: Liebherr
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    Electric drive promises emissions reduction

    2018-07-31T09:12:00Z

    Port equipment manufacturer Liebherr has developed a new low-voltage frequency converter system which promises significant reduction in energy consumption and emissions.