Autonomous ship project receives EU funding

Kongsberg, a technology systems and solutions group, will install and test autonomous technology on two vessels operating in different environments. It was announced on 21 January that the project will receive funding of about EUR20 […]

LNG bunkering and fuel supply simulator launched

Marine technology manufacturer Wärtsilä is launching a liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunkering and supply system simulator. The simulator will promote greater safety onboard LNG-fuelled vessels by improving the level of training for operators of LNG […]

Winds close down Port of Cape Town

Gale force winds, with an average speed of 60–70 km/h and gusting up to 100 km/h, have effectively shut down operations at the Port of Cape Town since last Thursday, 16 January 2020. Only inbound […]