Ship managers

Leading Ship Managers Form Global Joint Sourcing Company

Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement and Columbia Shipmanagement have combined their global purchasing power to create an independent sourcing company. In a statement, the company said the move guaranteed constituents lower costs in purchasing a wide range of consumables while ensuring product quality and service. GP General Procurement Company Limited (GenPro) will negotiate master supply agreements with […]

Ship maintenance

Seven companies receive $ 115 million Navy contract amendment for ship maintenance work in San Diego

Seven companies based in California and Virginia have received an amendment to contracts previously awarded to the US Navy for the ongoing maintenance of guided missile destroyers, cruisers and amphibious ships stationed or visiting San Diego. Potential $ 114.7 million contract amendment awarded to Colonna West, East Coast Repair and Fabrication, Epsilon Systems Solutions, Marine […]

Ship maintenance

BIW secures $ 146 million contract amendment to perform vessel maintenance

BATH – Bath Iron Works was awarded a $ 146 million federal contract amendment to continue the maintenance and modernization of existing Arleigh Burke-class destroyers. Arleigh Burkes are the primary type of vessel produced by BIW, a subsidiary of aerospace and defense company General Dynamics. The company is already performing post-delivery maintenance work on 69 […]

Technical ship management

MESPAS rethinks the technical management software for ships

MESPAS, an independent Swiss IT and engineering company, has completely redesigned its technical vessel management software to create a more intuitive, modern and user-friendly interface. The new maritime software solution is easy to use and is similar to Microsoft Office because the new look is built on Microsoft’s design guidelines. In addition, the interface uses […]

Technical ship management

MESPAS reorganizes the technical ship management software – Digital Ship

MESPAS has completely redesigned its technical vessel management software, resulting in a more modern, intuitive and user-friendly user interface. The new look is based on Microsoft’s design guidelines. The new software solution therefore seems familiar and easy to use for those familiar with Microsoft Office products. The interface itself uses the latest and most up-to-date […]

Ship managers

PACC Ship Managers and Satcom Global extend their partnership with the 3-year renewal of Aura VSAT

Singapore-based PACC Ship Managers Pte Ltd (PaccShip) has chosen to extend its sourcing relationship with Satcom Global Ltd, renewing its contract for Aura VSAT for an additional 3 years. Satcom Global has supported over 50 vessels managed by PaccShip with seamless Ku-band connectivity since 2017, with 5 additional vessels expected to join the Aura network […]

Ship managers

PACC and Satcom Global ship managers renew 3-year Aura VSAT contract

Posted on Oct 5, 2020 2:27 PM by The maritime executive Singapore-based PACC Ship Managers Pte Ltd (PaccShip) has chosen to extend its sourcing relationship with Satcom Global Ltd, renewing its contract for Aura VSAT for an additional 3 years. Satcom Global has supported over 50 vessels managed by PaccShip with seamless Ku-band connectivity since […]

Ship maintenance

Ship maintenance delays endanger national security, says congressman

Navy ships that cannot deploy regularly due to maintenance delays are “not worth much,” Virginia Representative Rob Wittman said on Wednesday. And if these ships are not at sea, they are sending the wrong message to American adversaries. “We can have the largest ships in the world, from our nuclear aircraft carriers to our submarines […]