Tag: <span>Maintenance</span>

BSM adds new tool to monitoring platform to improve ship performance transparency
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BSM adds new tool to monitoring platform to improve ship performance transparency

Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM) is expanding its LiveFleet monitoring platform with a new “Performance Overview” tool to improve decision making around maintenance work and dry-dock planning. LiveFleet is a key component of BSM’s class certified smartPAL, a ship management enterprise resource planning (ERP) system. With the release of the new LiveFleet feature, shipowners will benefit...

ioCurrents and Helm Operations integrate systems to improve onboard maintenance
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ioCurrents and Helm Operations integrate systems to improve onboard maintenance

Data analytics specialist ioCurrents and maritime software firm Helm Operations are integrating their systems to offer vessel operators unique insights into smarter maintenance management, using artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning. During the first stage of this integration, ioCurrents will use its proprietary data analytics platform, MarineInsight, to trigger maintenance tasks in Helm CONNECT based...

Viking Line chooses Wärtsilä solutions for new vessel
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Viking Line chooses Wärtsilä solutions for new vessel

Wärtsilä will provide technical management for a broad scope of solutions installed on Viking Line’s new climate-smart vessel Viking Glory under a three-year contract. Viking Glory begins its first commercial sailing this week. It features many technologies intended to minimise climate impact and air pollution. The new agreement covers six LNG-powered Wärtsilä 31DF engines, two...

Chris-Marine to supply cruise ships with engine maintenance machines
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Chris-Marine to supply cruise ships with engine maintenance machines

Chris-Marine USA has been chosen by Royal Caribbean Group (RCG) to supply critical engine maintenance machines for several Royal Caribbean International and Celebrity Cruises vessels throughout 2022. The Scope of Supply includes over 65 Chris-Marine machines such as CPM (Surface Grinding Machine), VRL (Valve Seat and Recess Lathe), VSL (Valve Seat Lathe) and DGL (Deglazing...

AW Ship Management selects Mimic condition monitoring
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AW Ship Management selects Mimic condition monitoring

AW Ship Management (AWSM) has chosen James Fisher Mimic (JFM) to deliver a full condition monitoring (CM) solution to four vessels. AWSM wanted a proven, modern, and futureproof technology to utilise and support their ongoing maintenance optimisation projects. Mimic 5, JFM’s latest, most feature-rich version of its CM solution, will be installed on four roll-on-roll-off...

NYK signs 13-year maintenance agreement with Wärtsilä
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NYK signs 13-year maintenance agreement with Wärtsilä

Singapore-based NYK Shipmanagement has signed a long-term Optimised Maintenance Agreement with Wärtsilä to facilitate maximum uptime and equipment reliability, with assured maintenance costs. The 13-year contract is for a liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier vessel featuring three Wärtsilä 50DF dual-fuel engines. The agreement covers maintenance and planning support. It includes Expert Insight, which enables dynamic,...

Gaslog secures maintenance agreement with Wärtsilä
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Gaslog secures maintenance agreement with Wärtsilä

Greek shipowner and operator Gaslog has selected Wärtsilä’s optimised maintenance agreement to cover ten of the company’s very large LNG carrier vessels. The agreement is designed to ensure certainty of operations with budgeted maintenance costs. The tailored agreement covers the vessels’ twin two-stroke dual-fuel main engines, enabling them to benefit from the latest condition monitoring...

HullWiper brings hull cleaning operations to Sri Lanka
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HullWiper brings hull cleaning operations to Sri Lanka

In-water hull cleaning specialist HullWiper has formed a partnership with underwater and related services company World Subsea Services to bring sustainable and affordable hull cleaning solutions to vessels calling at the Port of Colombo in Sri Lanka. Strategically located in the Indian Ocean, Colombo Port is one of the country’s largest and busiest ports, particularly...

Shell and Baker Hughes launch AI condition monitoring service
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Shell and Baker Hughes launch AI condition monitoring service

Shell and Bently Nevada, a Baker Hughes business, have launched an intelligent, advanced analytics-based oil condition monitoring and machine health service for the marine sector.  Known as VitalyX, the condition monitoring solution combines Shell Remote Sense lubricant analysis expertise with Bently Nevada’s 60-year experience in condition monitoring and protection to offer an early warning system that...

James Fisher Mimic upgrades condition monitoring software
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James Fisher Mimic upgrades condition monitoring software

James Fisher Mimic (JFM) has launched an upgrade to its condition monitoring technology to improve vessel reliability, increase uptime, enhance safety, and save maintenance costs. Mimic 5 is a cloud-based software solution, designed to accommodate big data. It captures, connects and combines any vessel data and provides actionable insights into machinery health and performance on...

DNV and Nakilat enter JDP to improve vessel software reliability
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DNV and Nakilat enter JDP to improve vessel software reliability

Nakilat, DNV, and a group of yards and system suppliers have teamed up on a joint development project (JDP) to elevate software reliability and maintenance during shipping operations. Vessel functions rely heavily on computerised software-based systems that are becoming more complex, automated and integrated. Software failures or reliability issues can now result in significant safety...