ABB is to supply its onboard motion monitoring and forecasting system to the Xiang Rui Kou heavy lift vessel, which will complete delivery of the software to the entire Cosco Heavy Transport fleet.
ABB has opened a second Integrated Operations Centre in Helsinki, to provide real time vessel monitoring services to the passenger, cargo and icegoing vessel sectors.
A 38-year old Canadian Coast Guard icebreaker, the Pierre Radisson, is to gain a new lease of life with the installation of a range of new hardware and software systems by ABB, including a remote monitoring system that will allow shore based teams to directly diagnose problems on the vessel from shore.
ABB has opened a new Integrated Operations Center which aims to assist ship operators in remotely managing their fleet from shore.
Transas has launched a high voltage training package for marine engineering and electrical training, combining simulators and real equipment in response to recently introduced STCW requirements.
ABB has opened a new laboratory in Helsinki for research into new marine technologies.
ABB has expanded its research and development capabilities with the opening of a new laboratory in Helsinki, the first lab integrating all of ABB’s shipping industry systems in one place.
ABB reports that it is working with MeteoGroup to equip 140 Maersk Line containerships with advisory software that will help to optimise routes based on factors including hull design and weather.
ABB reports that German-based cruise operator AIDA has selected its EMMA energy monitoring and management system for use across the company’s 10 vessels, with a view to reducing energy costs and emissions across the entire fleet.
ABB reports that it has been selected by Estonian shipping company Tallink Grupp to outfit its new LNG-powered passenger ferry with a number of solutions, including energy management and remote diagnostics.
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