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Ship repair market could see boost on retrofits

Ship repair market could see boost on retrofits

Athens - A series of new regulations, most notably the entering into forceof the Ballast Water Management Convention, by September of 2017, as well as the recent cap on the use of sulphur fuels, is bound to lead to increased retrofits, as ship owners will gradually look to keep their vessels compliant

STS labour force is increasing +147 units in Italy
Where corps of deep sea divers dare to go / STORY

Where corps of deep sea divers dare to go / STORY

La Spezia - They can dive to a depth of 300m below sea level to save sailors trapped in a submarine, recover a wrecked ship, repair a strategic methane pipeline or discover thousand-year-old treasure. They descend to a strange world where the sun’s light does not reach

Deltamarin unveils cruise ship of the future

Deltamarin unveils cruise ship of the future

Helsinki - Finnish ship designer Deltamarin has presented an activity cruise vessel concept which was selected as the winner of the company’s internal ship design competition. The Zero Emission ship can sail without harming the environment as it is completely environmentally neutral and does not use any fossil fuels

Leonardo, jump in profits but revenue is down

Leonardo, jump in profits but revenue is down

Rome - Leonardo-Finmeccanica ended the first nine months of the year with a positivenet result of €353 million (including capital gains for the sale of Fata), which is a 121% increase over the 160 million in the first nine months of 2015. The net ordinary result was positive at €343 million (+129%)

Colonial Pipeline plan to cut off dirty jet fuel could hit airlines
Three new eco oil tankers for d’Amico

Three new eco oil tankers for d’Amico

Rome - DIS, d’Amico International Shipping, launched three new eco-ships in the Vietnamese Hyundai Vinashin shipyard: one handysize and two medium range units. The overall investment for the three ships amounts to $104 million

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