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  • Contract for two high-speed fast ferries – option for third.

    Contract for two high-speed fast ferries – option for third.

    04/07/2019

    BMT has announced the signing of a contract for two new custom designed 43m high-speed, passenger Fast Ferries. Commissioned by Kitsap Transit the two vessels will join the Kitsap Fast Ferry service in Seattle USA. READ more

  • Fast charging-at-sea feasibility

    Fast charging-at-sea feasibility

    27/06/2019

    A new collaborative partnership is to conduct a feasibility study on fast charging-at-sea. READ more

  • New Products, New Branding, New Era

    New Products, New Branding, New Era

    13/06/2019

    In 1976 an engineer started a company manufacturing water jet propulsion units and boats some 30km from the coast of Finland in a small town named Alaharma. Some 43 years later, and under the ownership of a family-owned company HT Group, READ more

  • BMT wins crucial offshore wind vessel contract for the U.S. market

    BMT wins crucial offshore wind vessel contract for the U.S. market

    13/06/2019

    BMT, a leading international design, engineering, science and risk management consultancy, has been awarded a crucial contract to design two advanced Crew Transfer Vessels (CTVs) for the expanding U.S. offshore wind industry. The vessels will be READ more

  • ZF Services UK to unveil latest propulsion technology

    ZF Services UK to unveil latest propulsion technology

    30/05/2019

    Following show success at Seawork 2018, ZF Marine, worldwide leader in marine propulsion systems, is returning to exhibit its propulsion range for fast craft, pleasure craft and commercial vessels; including two transmission products, ZF 400 A and READ more

  • New High-Speed Fireboat for Singapore

    New High-Speed Fireboat for Singapore

    28/05/2019

    BMT Specialised Ship Design, a subsidiary of BMT, has completed and delivered its latest design, a 35 metre, high-speed aluminium firefighting vessel built by Penguin Shipyard (Singapore). READ more

  • Latest from Garmin

    Latest from Garmin

    17/05/2019

    At this year’s Seawork Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd, will showcase its suite of pioneering marine products designed for individuals working within the commercial sector and vessels from fishing boats and workboats to RIBs. READ more

  • NRG Marine supply Karstensens’ new builds

    NRG Marine supply Karstensens’ new builds

    14/05/2019

    NRG Marine’s Sonihull ultrasonic anti-fouling systems have been fitted to 12 of the latest pelagic fishing new builds from world-renowned Karstensens Skibsvaerft A/S shipyard in Skagen, Denmark. READ more

  • SONIHULL is first to get ATEX approval

    SONIHULL is first to get ATEX approval

    10/05/2019

    Seawork exhibitor, NRG Marine Ltd has announced that Sonihull, its ultrasonic anti-fouling system, has been certified as compliant with 94/9/EC ATEX Approval, the regulation applied to all equipment intended for use in explosive atmospheres. READ more

  • Gothenburg introduces Volvo Penta-powered electric ferry

    Gothenburg introduces Volvo Penta-powered electric ferry

    08/02/2019

    An all-electric ferry service is to be introduced in Gothenburg as part of the City’s ElectriCity project. The electric marine propulsion system is being provided by Volvo Penta, following the success of sister company’s Volvo Buses in supplying READ more