Product News

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Spectro Scientific entering into multimillion dollar contracts with U.S. Air Force

Upgrades give Simrad MX Series products GLONASS compatibility 

New Simrad S-Band radar expands Argus portfolio 

Thrustmaster expands product lineup to include waterjets 

John Deere introduces new engines for auxiliary uses in marine applications 

 WorkBoat establishes matchmaking service to connect fleet owners and suppliers 

Dometic Livos product range introduced 

New aluminium motion compensated helideck 

 Caterpillar introduces new offshore generator 

 Coxreels introduces new 1600 Series reels 

AER Supply names Richards Marine as exclusive C-Marine Thruster rep in Pacific Northwest 

 Hougen releases two new electro-hydraulic hold punchers 

 LORD offers new high-performance isolators for electronic boards 

Caterpillar ships its first 3500 series marine gas engines 

Puradyn receives initial order to supply 750 systems for use by U.S. military  

Schottel-propelled tugs built for Post-Panamax era 

New Tweco auto-darkening welding helmet features four sensors, affordable price 

New SNAME technical report recommends guidelines for reducing sulfur oxide emissions 

GulfMark Americas orders Solasolv sunscreens 

Alfa Laval's PureBallast 3.0 gains an intermediate reactor size, IMO type approval 

PPG PMC business shares SSPC honor for coating on USS Freedom 

Elco Motor Yachts launches the EP-10000 electric motor 

Northern Lights to introduce EPA Tier 3 compliant genset at 2014 Miami International Boat Show  

High strength, vibration resistant fastener Huck BOM is unveiled 

Miller offers two new TIG welders 

Kohler Power Systems revamps marine generator line 

AWT releases Fleet Decision Support System 2.0 

Halyard expands range of noise insulation products 

 Furuno introducing MU-T marine monitor series 

Comark’s 15” HMI passes MIL-STD 901D shock testing 

Simrad debuts new marine navigation system 

 Pure UV LED leak detection flashlight pinpoints fluid leaks 

Sherwin-Williams launches interactive marine coatings app  

Coxreels introduces new hose strain relief kit for hose reels 

KVH wins NMEA Product Awards in two categories 

Hornbeck MPSVs to use GE Power Conversion advanced DP technology 

Full-spectrum fluorescent dye pinpoints all oil-based fluid leaks 

Sea Catch quick releases can be fitted with Spring Safety Pin 

FloScan's new Series K stainless steel flowmeters earn ABS certification 

Wesmar to display commercial bow thrusters at International WorkBoat Show 

Air Products to supply nitrogen membrane generators to six PSVs 

Larson Electronics releases 90 Watt high intensity LED light bar 

Kohler Power Systems revamps generator product line 

Schottel presents a new generation of Navigators 

World Wide Metric to exhibit at the 2013 International Work Boat Show 

Coxreels launches new website 

Scania’s marine engines ready for EPA Tier 3 

New fire alarm panel delivers precise incident reporting 

Larson Electronics announces new high-powered LED light bars 

Grindex introduces new drainage and sludge pumps 

Laser-based Emsys leads in scrubber monitoring 

New service supplies continuous emissions data 

EMD's eight-cylinder marine engine available with 2500 bhp rating 

Caterpillar introduces marine hybrid system  

New lifetime lubricated bearings for high pressure deck machinery applications 

 ShipConstructor 2014 released 

MACSEA offers low-cost ship hull monitoring 

Coxreels introduces new HP1125 series 

Simrad Yachting launches MX535B Class A AIS system 

Industrial Scientific introduces Tango TX1 single gas monitor 

FLIR, Navico integrate FLIR M-Series thermal night vision with Simrad multifunction displays 

USCG-approved FireStop fire detection system keeps inspected vessels in compliance 

Rapid USB charger ready to come on board 

Panolin Greenmarine lubricants designed to meet EPA regulations 

Mustang Survival to showcase latest industrial marine solutions at International WorkBoat Show 

Cummins QSK19 and QSK60 EPA Tier 3 certified marine engines now available 

MarineNav introduces CG Elite true digital marine display 

Chevron unveils premium hydraulic oils 

3M introduces Cubitron II Bonded Abrasive Grinding and Cut-Off Wheels 

Maritime Craft Services orders three more Damen Twin Axe Fast Crew Suppliers 

Boatracs, Maritime Compliance International team up to provide Subchapter M compliance solution 

Fast-T Cee-Lok connectors now available from stock in Peerless Electronics e Commerce store 

Coxreels half-inch 1125 Series reels now standard-quipped with zinc-plated plumbing 

Simrad Yachting introduces color instrument with supporting autopilot control 

Becker Marine Systems collaborates with partners to develop environmentally friendly LNG Hybrid Barge 

Larson Electronics launches high intensity LED light with color output 

KVH debuts TracPhone V11 for mini-VSAT Broadband global C/Ku-band service 

Caterpillar announces availability of remote tracking, monitoring, and notification system for Cat-powered yachts and vessels 

Wesmar stabilizers, bow thrusters and sonar populate fall boat shows around the world 

DRCP Series electrical connectors added to Deutsch product line 

Danfoss pressure and temperature controls play role in U.S. shale gas extraction 

Volvo Penta unveils V8-380 advanced technology engine 

Seakeeper M26000 gyro designed to reduce roll by 80 percent on vessels up to 100 feet long 

Hubbell Marine says rugged 50 amp Twist-Lock shore power devices deliver in harsh weather 

New USCG Type Approved fire detection systems from Fireboy-Xintex 

Deutsch releases DRB Series 128 cavity sealed receptacle 

CW Industries develops new alternate action, push button latching switch 

LADD Industries now offering new Deutsch DTSK Series power connectors 

Peerless Electronics and E-T-A showcase new circuit breaker solutions for vehicles, boats 

Cat 3500 EPA Tier 3 engines installed on Harley Marine Tug Boat 

Hubbell Marine's 100-amp shore power cable sets designed to handle big power 

Larson Electronics' Magnalight introduces dual mode high intensity discharge flashlight 

Baker Lyman introduces Corsair TVR V.2 

New Aveva Electrical offers marine market up to 30 percent man-hour savings 

Enclosed CM500 AC-DC switcher designed for extreme environment 

New EZ BoatPort drive-on, drive-off lift designed to handle boats up to 5,000 pounds 

Hobart Brothers unveils new FabCO 712M welding wire 

Continuous duty 3-inch DC blower clears the air 

ZF introduces ZF 5000 series marine transmission 

Superior Plastech offers new hose and pipe floats 

ASA/Jensen Marine's new MSR3012 stereo features full iPod controls and charging capabilities 

Intellocorp, Sea-Flex team up to launch 'cloud-based' maritime software 

MPT simulator upgrade brings added realism to maritime training 

SeaSense Introducing Solid-State Sensing Bilge Switch 

Q3 Marine Training Solutions Offering Freefall Lifeboat Training 

ToolVest Aims to Eliminate Bulky Tool Belts, Keep Workers Safe 

Shakespeare AIS Antennas Designed to Help Owners Monitor Traffic 

Perko Says Its New Rugged Searchlights Are Spot On 

Charles Industries Introduces Intelligent Marine Chargers 

Sea-Fire Offers 3M Novec 1230 Fire Protection Fluid 

Viking Automatic Slide Offers Passenger Evacuation at the Push of a Button 

Northern Lights To Showcase Hybrid-Marine System at Fort Lauderdale Boat Show 

GE Reports Significant Progress in GE38 Engine Qualification Program 

Configurable Digital Input/Output Modules Added to Wago Speedway System 

GE to Supply United States Navy with Additional LM2500 Digital Fuel Control Retrofit Kits 

John Deere Power Systems Introduces Redesigned PowerTech 6068FM75 

HydroComp NavCad 2011 Boasts New Architecture, Interface Improvements 

Iridium Extreme, Company's Smallest Handheld Satellite Phone, Is Launched 

JRC Celebrates Milestone, Delivers 15,000th Tornado radar 

AMOT MPD Detects Metal Particles in Lubricating Oils 

ABS Nautical Systems Releases Next Generation of NS5 Software Suite 

HydroLite-TM Introduced as Portable Integrated, Hydrographic Survey Tool 

Thermal Arc Introduces New 3-in-1 Welding System 

Magnalight Releases New Portable and Rechargeable Battery Powered Light Tower 

Caterpillar to Offer 3500C Tier 3 Marine Power Solutions 

Cat 3500 Series Marine Emissions Kits Certified by the EPA 

JRC introduces new 10.4 inch all-in-one LCD radar 

Phoenix Products Company, Inc. launches the RSL LED Series 

 NLB 605 water jet unit combines UHP with high-horsepower 

ShipConstructor 2011 R2 Released 

Nobeltec Releases Free Admiral 11.1 and VNS 11.1 Service Pack 

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