Archives: April 2013


April 24, 2013 6:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Wärtsilä, the marine industry’s leading solutions and services provider, will supply a comprehensive, fully integrated power, propulsion and positioning system for a DP3 Dynamically Positioned offshore accommodation rig being built in China. The contract was signed in January with Cosco (Qidong) Offshore Co. Ltd, the yard building the vessel for Singapore based Axis Offshore.

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April 23, 2013 5:43 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Docking at the Chennai harbour for less than a week before embarking on its next voyage to the Central Indian Ocean Basin, Oceanographic Research Vessel, Sagar Nidhi is the pride of the National Institute of Ocean Technology (NIOT), Chennai. Commissioned for research in 2008, Sagar Nidhi helps NIOT in technology demonstration work on deep-sea mining and tsunami studies.

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