Marine Equipment

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Transportation Industry Products, Waste Management & Waste Handling Equipment

Envirocleanse LLC Moves Forward with Patented inTank™ Ballast Water Treatment System

November 9, 2016

HOUSTON, Nov. 2, 2016 - Envirocleanse LLC, division of Charter Brokerage, a BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY company, recently submitted a Letter of Intent to the US Coast Guard and the International Maritime Organization indicating that Envirocleanse will apply for Type Approval of their patented Envirocleanse inTank™ Ballast Water Treatment System. Full-scale shipboard trials were performed earlier in... Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Retractable Stabilizer Cover reduces fin box opening drag.

October 14, 2016

Using 2 air cushions fitted to top and bottom of fin box, SKF Dynamic Stabilizer Cover (DSC) reduces drag and promotes efficiency of passenger vessels with SKF retractable fin stabilizers type S and type Z. Cushions are inflated during normal operation using compressed air from vessel’s pneumatic systems to form smooth, streamlined cover over fin box opening. When stabilizer fin is to... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Transportation Industry Products

General Dynamics Receives $101 Million U.S. Navy Award for Ohio Replacement Submarine Development

October 7, 2016

GROTON, Conn. - The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Electric Boat a $101.3 million contract modification to continue development of the Common Missile Compartment for the Navy's Ohio Replacement submarine and the United Kingdom's Successor-class ballistic-missile submarine. The modification is for the procurement of 22 missile tubes to support the manufacturing of the Common... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Transportation Industry Products

High-Power Speakers withstand harsh marine environment.

October 6, 2016

Along with elliptical shape that lends to reduced profile, CM7123T 8 x 12 in. wakeboard tower speaker set features surface area that allows for delivery of deep bass. Aluminum swivel mounting bracket, included, has 360° turning radius. Along with blue LED backlighting, CM2223RL marine-grade, 8.8 in. dia coaxial speaker set features full-range cone sized to allow these speakers to... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Services, Transportation Industry Products

Clarion Brings Aboard Land 'N' Sea Distribution to Expand Availability of Marine Products to Marine Retailers and Installers

October 3, 2016

As a key Clarion distributor, Land 'N' Sea will provide authorized marine retailers and marine installers access to Clarion's extensive line of marine-grade products CYPRESS, Calif. - Clarion Corporation of America, a leader in consumer and commercial mobile electronics, announced today that Land 'N' Sea Distributing, Inc. has been appointed as a distributor of its marine... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

General Dynamics NASSCO Delivers Fourth ECO Class Product Carrier to American Petroleum Tankers

September 30, 2016

SAN DIEGO - On Monday, September 26, General Dynamics NASSCO delivered the fourth vessel in a series of five ECO Class product tankers under contract with American Petroleum Tankers. The Bay State was delivered during a special signing ceremony at the NASSCO shipyard in San Diego, CA. The Bay State is a 610-foot-long, 50,000 deadweight-ton, LNG-conversion-ready product tanker with a 330,000... Read More

Non-Industrial Products, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Transportation Industry Products

Mikros Systems Awarded $3 Million Task Order to Support the U.S. Navy Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) Program

September 28, 2016

PRINCETON, N.J. - Mikros Systems Corporation (OTCQB: MKRS), a provider of advanced maintenance monitoring solutions, announced today that it has received a $3 million task and delivery order from the U.S. Navy for production, logistics support and future development of its ADEPT® Distance Support Sensor Suite (ADSSS) Condition Based Maintenance (CBM) system for the Navy's Littoral Combat... Read More

Robotics, Transportation Industry Products

General Dynamics Autonomous Underwater Vehicle Detects Threats to Ship Hulls and Structures

September 26, 2016

Using acoustic sonar and high-resolution imaging, Bluefin Robotics' H-AUV records a hull's condition and can identify potential threats to the ship while keeping divers safe. MONTEREY, Calif. - General Dynamics Mission Systems featured the Bluefin Robotics hovering-autonomous underwater vehicle (H-AUV) at OCEANS 2016 in Monterey, California.  The Bluefin Robotics H-AUV locates,... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Transportation Industry Products

Ocean Power Technologies Announces New Contract with the U.S. Department of Defense Office of Naval Research

September 19, 2016

PENNINGTON, N.J. - Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OPTT) (“OPT” or “the Company”) announced today that it has been awarded a contract (or “Contract”), valued at nearly $250,000, by the U.S. Department of Defense Office of Naval Research (“ONR”) to conduct the design of a new mass-spring oscillating PowerBuoy for mission critical sensors.  Such a PowerBuoy differs from... Read More

HVAC, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

VDO AcquaLink Multifunctional Nav Sensor Delivers Accurate Vessel Readings through Satellite Interlink

September 12, 2016

• Calculates and provides necessary vessel navigation data Allentown, PA – Continental Commercial Vehicles Aftermarket offers the VDO AcquaLink® Nav Sensor, an NMEA 2000 certified sensor that provides GPS position, date/time, speed over ground, course over ground, elevation, heading, barometric pressure air, air temperature, rate of turn and pitch/roll data. The VDO AcquaLink Nav Sensor is... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Inertial Labs Motion Reference Units (MRU-B2) Passes Qualification Tests by Norwegian Motion Lab

September 7, 2016

PAEONIAN SPRINGS, Va. - Inertial Labs' CEO and president, Jamie Marraccini, announced that the company has launched its newest product, the Motion Reference Unit (MRU-B2), an inertial sensor-based orientation, positioning, and control solution for a diverse array of marine and subsea applications following qualification tests at Norwegian Motion Lab. The Motion Reference Unit (MRU-B2) by... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services, Transportation Industry Products

General Dynamics NASCO to Build Container Ships for Matson

August 30, 2016

SAN DIEGO - General Dynamics NASSCO, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), announced today it has signed a contract with Matson Navigation Company, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Matson, Inc. (NYSE: MATX), for the design and construction of two Kanaloa Class liquefied natural gas (LNG)-capable containerships with roll-on, roll-off capability. The 870-foot-long, 3,500 TEU... Read More

Non-Industrial Products, Transportation Industry Products

Lockheed Martin Awarded $79.5 Million Contract to Provide an Open Architecture Combat Management System for the U.S. Navy's Frigates

August 25, 2016

COMBATSS-21 is based on a common open architecture combat systems approach to U.S. Navy deployed cruisers, destroyers, littoral combat ships and now frigates MOORESTOWN, N.J. - The U.S. Navy selected Lockheed Martin's (NYSE: LMT) COMBATSS-21 as the combat management system for the Navy's frigate ship program. COMBATSS-21 is the combat management system in operation on the Freedom variant... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Transportation Industry Products

Environmentally-friendly, Economical, Reliable and Simple: Parallel Hybrid Propulsion Offers Nothing But Advantages.

July 29, 2016

  • Environmentally-friendly, economical, reliable and simple: parallel hybrid propulsion offers nothing but advantages.
Electric propulsion generates no emissions and is extremely user-friendly: the vessels that use it are silent, experience much lower levels of vibration and are easier to handle. Last but not least in terms of its advantages: parallel hybrid represents an... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Transportation Industry Products

Ocean Power Technologies Announces the Deployment of its First Commercially Designed PB3 PowerBuoy®

July 18, 2016

PENNINGTON, N.J. - Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OPTT) (“OPT” or the “Company”) announced today the deployment of its commercial design of the PB3 PowerBuoy® approximately four miles off of the coast of New Jersey.  The commercial PB3 incorporates multiple enhancements over early prototypes including a redesigned power take-off (“PTO”), a high-capacity, modular energy... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Ocean Power Technologies Announces the Deployment of its PB3 PowerBuoy with Integrated Payload from National Data Buoy Center

June 30, 2016

Ocean Power Technologies Announces the Deployment of Its PB3 PowerBuoy with Integrated Payload from National Data Buoy Center PENNINGTON, N.J. - Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OPTT) (“OPT” or “the Company”) announced today that it has re-deployed the PB3-A1 PowerBuoy® (“PB3 PowerBuoy” or “PB3-A1”) off the coast of New Jersey after completion of necessary  repairs and... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Transportation Industry Products

Flir Systems and Navionics Collaborate to Deliver Dock-To-Dock Autorouting and Sonarchart Live

May 25, 2016

Latest LightHouse OS Update brings Powerful Navigation Features and Personal Chart Creation to Raymarine Multifunction Displays WILSONVILLE, OR – Raymarine®, a brand of FLIR Systems, and Navionics®, the leader in content and location-based services for the recreational boating and outdoor markets, have collaborated to make several new features available on Raymarine’s LightHouse II... Read More

Green & Clean, Transportation Industry Products

Fuel-Efficient Tanker has environmentally friendly features.

May 12, 2016

Used to transport such products as petroleum, 610 ft long Garden State has 330,000 barrel cargo capacity. This ECO Class, 50,000 deadweight ton product carrier features PMA+ Notation for design that facilitates safe and ergonomic access to vessel structure and spaces. Fuel efficiency features include G-series MAN ME slow-speed main engine and optimized hull form, and other features... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools, Transportation Industry Products

IMTRA Outfits First U.S. Offshore Wind Farm Crew Transfer Vessel

April 27, 2016

Leading Marine Manufacturer and Importer Delivers Searchlight, Wipers and LED Lights New Bedford, Mass. – IMTRA, the leading manufacturer and importer of quality commercial products, announced today that it has delivered top-of-the-line equipment to the first U.S.-flagged offshore wind farm crew transfer vessel (CTV), Atlantic Pioneer. IMTRA has supplied the Colorlight CL20 high-output... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products, Transportation Industry Products

Canvas Experts Wins MFA Award of Excellence

April 25, 2016

Canvas Experts, of Ocean City, Maryland, was honored by the Marine Fabricators Association (MFA) with an Award of Excellence for Rigid Enclosures. Designer Michael Varga and fabricator Victor Albino used Safety Components' innovative BreakWater X™ in their winning installation. When Varga and Albino came upon Brenda Lou, an Albemarle 330 Express, they found the original enclosure was... Read More