The corona crisis will hit the Dutch maritime manufacturing industry for at least the next two years, says trade organisation Netherlands Maritime Technology. Due to the long-term effects, NMT urges for extra measures in addition to the government support already announced. Although companies are still continuing on the work they have, new orders are not coming in, both in The Netherlands...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Huisman to build 1600-mt crane for Japanese offshore wind

Huisman will deliver a 1600-metric-tonne Leg Encircling Crane to PaxOcean Engineering. The crane will be placed on Penta-Ocean’s new self-elevated platform to install twelve-megawatt wind turbines and various foundations including monopiles. The self-elevated platform (SEP) will...Read more
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Stena Bulk tests bio-fuel on tanker

During the coming weeks Stena Bulk will perform a test running a medium range tanker on one hundred per cent biofuel. The fuel is the MR1-100 bio-fuel oil, produced from used cooking oil and supplied...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk