Tag: <span>Digital Twin</span>

KR SeaTrust-HullScan interfaces with NAPA Steel 3D model
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KR SeaTrust-HullScan interfaces with NAPA Steel 3D model

The Korean Register (KR) and NAPA have successfully created a ‘live interface function’ for their respective software programs KR SeaTrust-HullScan and NAPA Steel. The function allows real time synchronisation of a ship’s structural data from the NAPA software to KR’s SeaTrust-HullScan. KR SeaTrust-HullScan is a technical software that performs a structural analysis of oil-tankers and...

METIS and Carl Baguhn team up to improve performance of existing ships
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METIS and Carl Baguhn team up to improve performance of existing ships

METIS Cyberspace Technology has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Carl Baguhn, establishing a long-term strategic partnership to improve the environmental performance of existing ships and land-based power plants. Under the brand name ‘GreenFuture’, Carl Baguhn Hamburg will collaborate with its sister companies Carl Baguhn Barranquilla and Twinco Singapore to convert energy-production systems on...

North Star Holdco implements SERTICA fleet management across 47 ships
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North Star Holdco implements SERTICA fleet management across 47 ships

Logimatic has announced that North Star Holdco Group has decided to implement its SERTICA Fleet Management System to all 47 vessels in the fleet, including North Star Renewables and Boston Putford Offshore Safety. North Star Holdco Group specialises in service operation vessels, offshore support, tanker assist and emergency response and rescue vessels. North Star Renewables...

Wärtsilä – virtual fuel flow
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Wärtsilä – virtual fuel flow

Wärtsilä has developed a modelling approach that helps to measure fuel flow without a flow meter. This is valuable for shipowners, operators and technical managers who are looking for transparency without costly investments. Shipping companies are increasingly having to make difficult decisions to increase efficiency. Most companies are still doing this based on noon reports....

Giving flight to wind technology in shipping
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Giving flight to wind technology in shipping

Despite the global pandemic, the world of shipping continues to debate the various methods of achieving lowered emissions. A recent study from the University of Manchester found that if stringent carbon emission mitigation measures are applied comprehensively throughout the next decade, the shipping industry will still be able to make a positive impact to fulfil the...

Unifeeder rolls out We4Sea Digital Twin performance monitoring
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Unifeeder rolls out We4Sea Digital Twin performance monitoring

Unifeeder and We4Sea have signed a cooperation agreement to roll-out the We4Sea Digital Twin based performance monitoring solution across Unifeeder’s fleet with the aim to reduce ships’ fuel consumption and emissions. We4Sea’s Digital Twin provides shipowners and charterers with improved performance insights to help increase fuel efficiency and lower emissions of seagoing vessels. With its...

Saipem implements DNV GL’s ShipManager Hull
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Saipem implements DNV GL’s ShipManager Hull

Energy and infrastructure solution provider Saipem has announced plans to implement DNV GL’s hull planned maintenance system, ShipManager Hull, across five ships, based on 3D digital twins of crane and pipelaying vessels. ShipManager Hull will be installed first on the Saipem 7000, one of the world’s largest crane vessels with a lifting capability of 14,000...

MAN launches real-time data analysis platform
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MAN launches real-time data analysis platform

MAN Energy Solutions has introduced a new digital platform, MAN CEON to collect and evaluate operating and sensor data and monitor in real-time marine engines, turbines and compressors. The new digital platform integrates data and information from MAN machinery and its operational environment and uses intelligent analysis tools for evaluation and forecasting. The platform is...

GE receives AiP from LR for Digital Twin READY
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GE receives AiP from LR for Digital Twin READY

Lloyd’s Register (LR) has provided GE with an Approval in Principle (AiP) to Digital Twin READY for its Predix Asset Performance Management (APM) solution. The agreement, which took place at SMM in Hamburg last week marks the first approval of a digital twin health management solution in the maritime industry. GE’s Predix APM is a...

ABS to pilot condition-based maintenance program for US Navy
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ABS to pilot condition-based maintenance program for US Navy

ABS and the US Navy’s Military Sealift Command (MSC) have entered a two-year project that will see the adoption of a bow-to-stern condition-based class asset management program by the US Navy’s MSC, increasing the Navy’s operational availability and flexibility. ABS will collect data from newly installed hull sensors and sensors on all classed machinery, onboard...

Danish Maritime Authority publishes digital twin report
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Danish Maritime Authority publishes digital twin report

The Danish Maritime Authority has published a report on the digital twin, which shows how vessel performance can be optimised using an exact digital image of a ship. A digital twin is a digital presentation of a vessel that shows its processes and systems and how they interact, based on continuous data collection. A vessel’s...

GE to build digital twin for US Navy
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GE to build digital twin for US Navy

General Electric’s (GE) software and service solutions suite, Predix Asset Performance Management (APM), has been chosen by the US Navy’s Military Sealift Command (MSC) for installation to two of its vessels to optimise performance. The software will be fitted to two replenishment dry cargo ammunition vessels, the William McClean (T-AKE 12) and Medgar Evers (T-AKE...