TE Connectivity recently introduced its Raychem Cat 5e cable that offers high performance Ethernet connectivity at speeds up to 1Gb/s in harsh military, marine and aerospace environments. Combined with TE’s expansive line of connectivity products, the Cat 5e cable can be part of a customisable, end-to-end solution from TE.
Indonesia’s government has made a commitment to ensure telecommunications and broadband access for the country’s fast growing population of 267 million people. In line with this vision, Moratelindo continues to develop the nationwide fibre optic network with the construction of the Jayabaya high speed submarine cable system for Java Island, with Nexans supplying a total of 915km of fibre optic cables for this project.
The integrated navigation and manoeuvring simulator suite from BMT REMBRANDT, has been awarded Class A, B and C certification from DNV GL. The certification further builds on BMT REMBRANDT’s 30 year history as one of the maritime industry’s most recognised advanced project engineering support tools.
In 2020, the world's largest research expedition vessel is due to be launched. The ship will carry a team of international researchers and will be equipped for research and investigation into the entire marine ecosystem.
GTMaritime is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year as a specialist provider of solutions and services that ensure vessel compliance and business operability year-round whilst at sea. Over 4,500 ships transporting goods worldwide across the Atlantic and Pacific use GTMaritime technology for communications that bridge the enormous gap between the ship and the shore.
As the world’s energy transmission needs continue to increase, a new generation of increasingly high performance and efficient power systems will be critical to keep up with the trend. For almost a century, CIGRE has been gathering experts together to share their knowledge and join forces to improve the electric power systems of today and tomorrow.
Provider of highly reliable, harsh environment interconnect solutions, AMETEK has been awarded a $3m US government contract to provide submarine hull penetrators. AMETEK SCP has provided submarine hull penetrators for decades.
Kongsberg Maritime has been awarded significant contracts with Nanjing Jinling Shipyard Co., China to deliver power and hybrid systems to nine (9) Roll on – Roll off (Ro-Ro) vessels ordered by Grimaldi Group, Italy. The contracts are valued at more than NOK 400 million and include an option for three additional vessels increasing the total value to more than NOK 500 Million.
Tugboat winches operate under extremely harsh conditions. Often towing vessels that are many times the size and weight of themselves, their winches must overcome rough seas and extreme loads. Typically hydraulically driven, high pressure pumps are used to convert power from the ships’ engines to the winch. One manufacturer relies on high quality Stromag Vector couplings to accommodate the shock loading and misalignment inherent in the application.