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Kalmar Unveils New Eco-Friendly Battery

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Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has announced it will introduce a medium electric forklift powered by emission-free lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery technology, as part of its efforts to offer an electric version of every product in its portfolio by 2021.It is the first forklift in the medium-capacity range to be powered by Li-ion batteries,

CSSC CMC Wins MED Certificates from DNV GL

DNV GL presents CSSC CMC with MED certificates at Nor-Shipping. Photo: DNV GL

The international accredited registrar and classification society DNV GL announced the award of three Marine Equipment Directive (MED) certificates to the China State Shipbuilding Corporation Marine Technology Co., Ltd. (CSSC CMC).The MED module B certificates for Echo Sounder, Doppler Speed Log, and

Arcosa Marine Acquires Wintech

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Arcosa Marine, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Arcosa, Inc., has announced the acquisition of the assets of Wintech International, LLC, a leading provider of winches to the marine, rail, and industrial markets. The acquisition expands Arcosa Marine’s product offerings to complement Arcosa Marine’s

R.STAHL Launches New Lighting Series

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R.STAHL TRANBERG has announced the launch of the TRANBERG BlueLine Lighting Series – a portfolio of high quality, cost-effective and next generation lighting for the maritime sector. The announcement was made at Nor-Shipping 2019, taking place in Oslo from June 4 to 7, 2019.The BlueLine Series, which consists of navigation lights,

New Torch Reaming Station in North America

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ABICOR BINZEL USA, Inc., a leader in welding guns and peripherals, formally launched their new Torch Cleaning Station TCS-FP this month.TCS-FP, short for Full Package, combines the latest in torch maintenance developments from ABICOR BINZEL’s industry-leading line of robotic welding peripherals, keeping

US Importer Saves with BISON C-Lifts

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BISON, a global specialist in container lift systems, has announced another successful installation of its best-selling C-Lift A Series in Pittsburg, California.Located in Pittsburg, California, Masterank imports wax in 20 foot ISO tank containers for distribution across the United States. As it takes days to discharge the wax,

Keppel Orders PG Flow Solutions for Gimmi FLNG

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Singaporebased Keppel Shipyard has awarded Norwegian liquid handling and pump specialist PG Flow Solutions a contract to supply high flow seawater pumps to the Gimi FLNG that is being converted at the yard.PG Flow Solutions will deliver four large seawater pumps, each with a capacity of 5,500 cubic metres of water per hour.

MacGregor Bags RoPax Ferry Deal

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MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has received orders to provide linkspans to a customer in Scandinavia and a conversion project for two RoPax ferries operated by a Scandinavian ship-owner.The total order value is approximately EUR 10 million, said a pres release from maritime cargo and load handling service provider.

WACT Invests in Equipment

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The West Africa Container Terminal (WACT) located in Onne Port, has invested in two new Mobile Harbor Cranes, in response to continued volume growth in the Eastern Nigerian market.APM Terminal, who operates WACT, said that this is in addition to an investment of approximately USD2.5 million already made this year.

Samsung Heavy Orders Pumps from SVANEHØJ

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SVANEHØJ, which is located in Aalborg, Denmark, has secured an order from South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries for a total of 42 pumps for three new Very Large Ethane Carriers (VLEC). The ships have been ordered by the Chinese company Zhejiang Satellite Petrochemical and will be used to carry liquid ethane from Texas,