Ship maintenance

US NAVSEA develops cold spraying technique for ship maintenance

The US Naval Seas Systems Command (NAVSEA) 04 × 3 Tactical Innovation Implementation Laboratory (TIIL) has led the development of a novel cold spray technique, which can improve the routine maintenance of vessels and extend the life of components of older vessels. The cold spray process works by jetting a combination of metal powder and […]

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Quebec’s Davie shipyard splits billion-dollar ship maintenance contracts

The Davie shipyard in Quebec is in the process of securing a share of the multi-billion dollar federal contracts for the maintenance of 12 Canadian navy ships. Public Services and Procurement Canada announced in a statement Thursday that it intends to sign contracts worth $ 7 billion with Davie, in Levis, Que., Irving Shipbuilding Inc. […]

Ship managers

Verifavia signs with two ship managers

Verifavia, an emissions verification company for the transport sector (aviation and navigation), has announced a major cooperation with two of the largest ship managers in the world, namely Wallem Ship Management in Hong Kong and Zeaborn Ship Management in Hamburg ( a consolidation of ER Schiffahrt and Rickmers Shipmanagement), to perform verification services for the […]

Ship managers

Ship managers plan to work together to tackle shipping challenges

Posted on October 16, 2018 9:26 AM by The maritime executive Meeting the challenges of tomorrow’s maritime commerce is a top priority for ship managers as they develop strategies to achieve environmental goals and embrace the rapid technological advances in our industry. Ship managers gathered in London this week for the annual general meeting of […]

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DND union in Esquimalt protests privatization of warship maintenance – Victoria News

DND Union in Esquimalt Protests Privatization of Warship Maintenance National decision could affect jobs on west coast, union says Department of National Defense employees were in Esquimalt near Canteen Road this afternoon, protesting a deal the Liberal government made with a French company to maintain Arctic offshore patrol vessels and joint support ships. Protesters stopped […]

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DND union in Esquimalt protests privatization of warship maintenance – Saanich News

DND Union in Esquimalt Protests Privatization of Warship Maintenance National decision could affect jobs on west coast, union says Department of National Defense employees were in Esquimalt near Canteen Road this afternoon, protesting a deal the Liberal government made with a French company to maintain Arctic offshore patrol vessels and joint support ships. Protesters stopped […]

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Navy plans to improve vessel maintenance contracts to ensure availability on time and on budget

Lt. Cmdr. Taylor South, right, assigned to the Forward Deployed Regional Maintenance Center (FDRMC), and Kevin Eppleman, a civilian diver assigned to the Mid-Atlantic Regional Maintenance Center (MARMC), perform an inspection of the cruiser’s propeller Ticonderoga-class guided-missile USS Hue City (CG 66) in Souda Bay, Greece, July 3, 2017. US Navy photo. SAN DIEGO – […]