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Learn about our Fuel Efficiency Solutions at 2013 Fleet Optimization Conference

Friday, October 4th, 2013

SI LogoMACSEA will be an exhibitor at the upcoming Fleet Optimization Conference presented by Shipping Insight, October 22 – 24, 2013 at the Sheraton Stamford Hotel in Stamford, Connecticut.  Read More

Controlling Ship Hull Fouling Helps Save Fuel

Thursday, June 6th, 2013

According to some industry estimates, hull and propeller performance degradation can cause fuel penalties in the range of 15 to 20 per cent, with a corresponding increase in GHG emissions. Diligent hull condition monitoring and maintenance can negate these penalties and represents an effective, low-cost energy saving measure available to ship owners for immediate implementation. Read More

MACSEA Presents at Bellona Hull/Propeller Performance Standards Workshop

Monday, February 18th, 2013

The Bellona Foundation, a member of the Clean Shipping Coalition, in cooperation with the Norwegian paint manufacturer Jotun, convened a Workshop in Oslo, Norway on January 15-16, 2013 to explore the realization of a reliable and transparent hull and propeller performance measurement standard. Read More

MACSEA Forms Strategic Alliance with Binsfeld Engineering for Torquemeters

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

MACSEA Ltd, who recently initiated its Hull Medic hull fouling monitoring service, has formed a strategic alliance with Binsfeld Engineering Inc, a leading manufacturer of shaft torque and power measurement systems for the marine industry.

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MACSEA to present hull condition monitoring paper at Intelligent Ships IX – May 25, 2011

Wednesday, May 4th, 2011

MACSEA will present a paper entitled “Using a Ship’s Propeller for Hull Condition Monitoring” at the upcoming Intelligent Ships Symposium IX sponsored by the American Society of Naval Engineers. Read More

Hull Medic™ detects $136K/month in wasted fuel due to hull fouling

Friday, February 25th, 2011

MACSEA’s new Hull Medic system detected the onset of hull fouling that was estimated to cost around $136,000 per month of unnecessary fuel consumption by one Navy ship. Read More

New IMO Regulations & Hull Medic ™

Thursday, February 17th, 2011

In many areas of the world, invasive species have caused species extinction, damaged ecosystems Read More