Falcon inspecting the dam structure at Barrage de Thurins

Falcon for dam and bridge inspection

French dams and bridges inspection specialist, IDCBTP, has chosen a Saab Seaeye Falcon for detailed infrastructure examination. “We chose the Saab Seaeye Falcon because it’s a reliable system that’s simple to use and to upgrade,” […]

From left, Hiroaki Sakashita, President & CEO, ClassNK, and Jun Kambara, President, TSUNEISHI FACILITIES & CRAFT CO., LTD.

First ‘Provider Certification’ for organisations: ClassNK grants Innovation Endorsement certification to TFC

Classification Society ClassNK granted its first Innovation Endorsement “Provider Certification” for organisations to TSUNEISHI FACILITIES & CRAFT CO., LTD. (TFC). Upon examining TFC’s established organisational structure for innovation and its innovation activities, the Society granted […]

Roles of nine member companies

‘Ship Carbon Recycling Working Group’ confirms that carbon recycled methane can be recognised as zero emission ship fuel

The “Ship Carbon Recycling Working Group” (WG) of Japan’s Carbon Capture & Reuse (CCR) Study Group has confirmed that carbon recycled methane produced by methanation technology [1] can be recognised as zero-emission ship fuel. A […]

The use of a dual-fuel LNG engine can provide a commercially robust solution compared with alternative fuel technologies

Tackling the fuel conversion conundrum

An LNG solution could resolve headache for shipowners as they wrestle with retrofit options in face of environmental agenda to cut emissions. The need to upgrade ships in line with new environmental rules represents a […]