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The Platinum, President’s, Gold, Silver and Delegate Transportation sponsors will have exhibition spaces, along with the sponsors listed in the Exhibition Space section below. We will post a map of the conference exhibition area showing the booth locations for each sponsor once all the spaces have been allocated.

Carus aims to bring leading technology based business solutions to the passenger shipping and leisure industry.

By acquiring Quintek in 2015, Carus added on-board POS on to our well established reservations, departure control, e-commerce, CRM and port automation platform; providing our shipping clients with the technical possibility to manage the relationship with customers at key touch-points throughout their journey.

Our advanced products support the sales and business processes of all types of ferry and cruise operators and for almost two decades, Carus has been serving a growing client base across four continents, serving more than 30 million passengers and five million vehicles every year. Our clients span all operational niches of the passenger vessel industry.

In addition to our technology solutions, Carus has established an executive consulting panel drawn from some of the most respected global passenger shipping experts who have operated at boardroom level and have the ability to advise on all aspects of your business.

 www.carus.com/

DNV is the independent expert in risk management and assurance, operating in more than 100 countries. Through its broad experience and deep expertise DNV advances safety and sustainable performance, sets industry benchmarks, and inspires and invents solutions.

Whether assessing a new ship design, optimizing the performance of a wind farm, analyzing sensor data from a gas pipeline or certifying a food company’s supply chain, DNV enables its customers and their stakeholders to make critical decisions with confidence.

Driven by its purpose, to safeguard life, property, and the environment, DNV helps tackle the challenges and global transformations facing its customers and the world today and is a trusted voice for many of the world’s most successful and forward-thinking companies.

DNV is the world’s leading classification society and a recognized advisor for the maritime industry. We enhance safety, quality, energy efficiency and environmental performance of the global shipping industry – across all vessel types and offshore structures. We invest heavily in research and development to find solutions, together with the industry, that address strategic, operational or regulatory challenges.

www.dnv.com/maritime

FRS Clipper is well known as the trusted travel experts across the Pacific Northwest and Western Canada. Since 1986, we have provided year-round fast ferry transportation between Seattle, WA and Victoria, BC along with tour and accommodation packages for more than 8 million guests. We also offer fast ferry transportation and whale watching tours between Seattle and San Juan Island along with travel packages in Vancouver, BC and Portland, OR.

By fast ferry, seaplane, charter motor coach, train, car or helicopter, our award-winning local staff of Pacific Northwest travel experts customize unique and memorable guest travel experiences. Concierge service is our mainstay and the reason why we are regarded as one of the finest, most well-informed travel services in our region.

www.clippervacations.com

Washington State Ferries is the largest ferry system in the United States with a fleet of 21 auto-passenger vessels and 20 terminals on 10 routes. Created in 1951, the state-run system carried an average of 23.4 million riders and 10.3 million vehicles each year from 2010-2019.

As an extension of the state highway network, WSF connects eight Western Washington counties and Vancouver Island in Canada. In addition to providing a critical link for commuting, freight and services, the system is a major tourist attraction and an icon of the Pacific Northwest.

WSF is currently building its first hybrid-electric ferry and converting the fleet’s three largest vessels from diesel to hybrid-electric propulsion.

https://wsdot.wa.gov/travel/washington-state-ferries

Austal is Australia’s global shipbuilder, defence prime contractor and maritime technology partner of choice – designing, constructing and supporting defence and commercial ships for the world’s leading operators. From safe, modern and efficient shipyards operating in Australia, the USA, the Philippines and Vietnam – and service centres located around the world – Austal has been contracted to deliver more than 300 ships to 100 operators in 54 countries, since 1988.

With over 5,700 employees worldwide, the ASX-listed shipbuilder boasts a growing network of skilled and experienced naval architects, designers, engineers and industry-leading manufacturing teams that have developed iconic commercial vessels such as the 127 metre trimaran Benchijigua Express for Fred. Olsen Express and the 109 metre catamaran Express 4 for Molslinjen. The company’s extensive commercial vessel portfolio includes high speed aluminium monohulls, catamarans and trimarans ranging from 30 to 127 metres LOA, customised to suit any operating environment or schedule.

Austal’s innovative technology solutions, including MOTION CONTROL and MARINELINK-Smart offer an enhanced customer experience on-board and greater systems management capability in real-time, for operators.

https://www.austal.com/

For 100 years, Cummins has powered success and impacted everyday life around the world. Cummins brings innovative technologies, comprehensive support and industry-leading expertise to your fleet so that you can focus on the safe and profitable operation of your vessels. We offer a complete line of propulsion, generator and auxiliary power solutions designed for ferries and other marine applications. Our solutions are developed with your needs in mind, including low total cost of ownership, fuel efficiency and reliable operation in the harshest environments. Plus, the unparalleled Cummins service network, in more than 190 countries, provides advanced service and application expertise wherever you are. That’s why every day, you can rely on Cummins to keep your fleet Always On.

https://www.cummins.com/industries/marine

Damen Shipyards Group operates 32 shipbuilding and repair yards, employing 9,000 people worldwide. Damen has delivered more than 6,000 vessels in more than 100 countries and delivers some 180 vessels annually to customers worldwide. Based on its unique, standardised ship-design concept Damen is able to guarantee consistent quality.

Damen’s focus on standardisation, modular construction and keeping vessels in stock leads to short delivery times, low ‘total cost of ownership’, high resale values and reliable performance. Furthermore, Damen vessels are based on thorough R&D and proven technology. Damen offers a wide range of products, including tugs, workboats, naval and patrol vessels, high speed craft, cargo vessels, dredgers, vessels for the offshore industry, ferries, pontoons and superyachts. For nearly all vessel types Damen offers a broad range of services, including maintenance, spare parts delivery, training and the transfer of (shipbuilding) know-how.

Damen also offers a variety of marine components, such as nozzles, rudders, anchors, anchor chains and steel works. In addition to ship design and shipbuilding, Damen Ship-repair & Conversion has a worldwide network of 15 repair and conversion yards with dry docks ranging up to 420 x 80 metres. Conversion projects range from adapting vessels to today’s requirements and regulations to the complete conversion of large offshore structures. DSC completes around 1,500 repair and maintenance jobs annually.

https://www.damen.com/

A call home from the middle of the ocean, a lifeline when disaster strikes, a safely routed flight, a mission-critical ops report. Our world-leading satellite communication networks touch every aspect of life. Inmarsat has led the way in global mobile satellite communications for over 40 years. We solve the toughest connectivity challenges of our customers, anywhere in the world. Working with our global network of partners, we have all your satellite communication needs covered – today and far into the future.

https://www.inmarsat.com

MTU is a Rolls Royce brand.

The product portfolio includes high-speed engines, propulsion systems for ships, power generation, heavy land, rail, and defense vehicles and for the oil and gas industry.

The product range is one of the widest and most modern in the sector covering diesel engines up to 10,000 kW. We offer comprehensive, powerful and reliable engine solutions for yachts, commercial ships and naval vessels. For control and monitoring of engines and propulsion systems, we produce standardized and customized electronic systems.

A full line of service products to helps you maximize uptime and performance.

www.mtu-solutions.com

Rauma Marine Constructions, RMC, is the new beginning of an old story. The long shipbuilding traditions in Rauma form a solid base for continuing construction of high value added ships. Founded in 2014 RMC, as a Finnish maritime cluster company, started a new era for meeting both global and domestic challenges. RMC, the shipyard in Rauma, has earned back its position as a leading yard for design and construction of car-passenger ferries, icebreakers for polar and domestic ice-covered waters as well as naval craft for the Finnish Defence. We represent world-leading expertise in technology for these segments, i.e. areas strongly relied upon by the network, know-how and competitiveness of the Finnish marine industry. Several of the major operators of large car-passenger ferries and ropax vessels are sailing on keels constructed in Rauma. Their recurring return to the shipyard for a next-generation ferry or special vessel is most awarding for RMC. It compiles natural steps securing the development, sustainability and energy efficiency for preserving the environment.

https://rmcfinland.fi/

UES Marine design, manufacture and supply bespoke indoor and outdoor seating, furniture, cabinetry, hardware, insulation fitouts and installation and maintenance programs to the global maritime sector.

We believe in the power of the passenger experience and the impact of a fresh perspective. With over 100 years engineering experience, UES Marine is known for quality, locally manufactured maritime furniture.

Follow us:
Instagram: @uesmarine
Facebook: @uesmarine
LinkedIn: ues-marine

http://www.ues-marine.com

Wärtsilä is a global leader in smart technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation, total efficiency and data analytics, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers. In 2019, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 5.2 billion with approximately 19,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 80 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki.

For the ferry segment Wärtsilä provides a full range of environmentally and economically sound integrated solutions. The company is leading the industry’s transformation into a new era of efficiency with a Smart Marine Ecosystem comprising high levels of connectivity and digitalization. By eliminating the inefficiency ‘waste’ that hampers the industry’s growth and profitability, Wärtsilä aims to create a smarter way of operating and maintaining assets. The company is dedicated to optimizing performance, and achieving the safest, most environmentally sustainable and efficient operating profiles for its customers.

https://www.wartsila.com/marine

Ayres Composite Panels was established in 1996 in Bayswater, Western Australia, Australia.

After six successful years servicing the world out of Bayswater, a US Office was set up in 2002 and manufacturing was started in 2006. Since then, Ayres Composite Panels US LLC is servicing and supplying Americas.

The commitment & dedication, faith in their products, strong customer focus and continual development of lightweight panel technology has put Ayres Composite Panels at the forefront of lightweight panel technology.

Combining low weight and high fire resistance, the AYRLITE® range is particularly suited to the interior fit-out of high performance marine vessels. Ayres Composite Panels leads the way when it comes to lightweight panels for the Marine Industry.

https://www.ayrescom.com/

Boundary Layer Technologies is building hydrofoil electric ferries to move passengers 2x faster and cheaper. Our first vessel, ELECTRA, is expected to operate commercially in Mediterranean waters starting 2024 with a 35 knot cruise speed, 80NM range, and 220 passenger capacity. This is enabled by the company’s proprietary hydrofoil and propulsion pod technology which allows electric vessels to match the performance of conventional high-speed diesel ferries while offering an incredibly smooth and quiet rider experience. Based in California, the company is backed by leading investors from Silicon Valley with a mission to decarbonize air and ocean transport.

https://www.boundarylayer.tech/

E-Dea’s mission is to provide software innovation for ferries, cruises and ports that streamlines booking, ticketing and check-in and improve the passenger experience. Our goal is to be an engine of innovation for our customers. With more than 19 years of experience, we are committed to bring their business to the next level providing the insights and confidence they need to achieve, and consistently exceed, their business goals. We combine industry best practices with innovative technology and world-class services that enable maritime transport operators worldwide to maximize performance, increase revenue, streamline processes and reduce costs.

www.e-dea.it

Green Marine is the leading environmental certification program for North America’s maritime industry. It is a voluntary initiative based on a collaborative approach distinguished by its rigour and transparency. The program’s detailed framework helps its participants to improve their environmental performance beyond regulations. It targets key environmental issues related to air, water and soil quality, and community relations.

Born of a collective industry effort, Green Marine aims to advance the maritime industry’s environmental excellence by encouraging maritime enterprises to adopt concrete measurable actions. The program brings together several types of participants: ship owners, ports, terminals, shipyards, and the Seaway corporations based in Canada and the United States. Several ferry operators are Green Marine certified. To obtain Green Marine certification, participants must complete the certification process. The membership also encompasses associations, supporters and partners that each in their own way support participants in their efforts to continuously reduce their environmental footprint.

https://green-marine.org/

With experience spanning over seventy years, HamiltonJet provides a totally integrated waterjet propulsion solution to the marine industry.

From initial enquiry and right through the lifespan of a vessel, HamiltonJet offers a comprehensive customer support package that is second to none.

HamiltonJet has been providing waterjet propulsion solutions to the marine industry since the 1950s, and has installed more than 60,000 waterjets into vessels around the world. Through this experience HamiltonJet understands the wide range of conditions, situations and tasks a modern vessel needs to be able to undertake on throughout its operating life.

https://www.hamiltonjet.com/

The Hogia Group is a Swedish standard software supplier with 600+ employees, going on our 40th year in the business. Hogia is showing continuous and long term growth in terms of product offering and global presence and we offer a unique range of business critical products for the travel and transport sector. Internationally, Hogia provide ferry operators with reservation and ticketing systems, advanced real time passenger information systems and terminal operating solutions for ports.

One of Hogia Ferry System’s key strengths is integrations, as we see this as a way to the future. With our extensive BOOKIT API, the integration possibilities are nearly endless. Today it is used for ticket machines, mobile check-in, web booking engines to name just a few. We also work in close cooperation with Microsoft and have Gold partner status. They assist us to ensure we always have a modern, reliable platform and they provide us with the latest technology tools available.

https://www.hogia.se/int/ferry-system

Kongsberg Maritime is a global marine technology company providing innovative and reliable ‘Full Picture’ technology solutions for all marine industry sectors including merchant, offshore, cruise, subsea and naval. Headquartered in Kongsberg, Norway, Kongsberg Maritime has manufacturing, sales and service facilities in 34 countries. Kongsberg Maritime solutions cover all aspects of marine automation, safety, manoeuvring, navigation, and dynamic positioning as well as energy management, deck handling and propulsion systems, and ship design services. Subsea solutions include single and multibeam echo sounders, sonars, AUV and USV, underwater navigation and communication systems. Training courses at locations globally, LNG solutions, information management, position reference systems and technology for seismic and drilling operations are also part of the company’s diverse technology portfolio. Additionally, Kongsberg Maritime provides services within EIT (Electro, Instrument & Telecom) engineering and system integration, on an EPC (Engineering, Procurement & Construction) basis.

https://www.kongsberg.com/maritime

Liferaft Systems Australia (LSA) is a dynamic company formed specifically for the design and manufacture of high quality Marine Evacuation Systems (MES) and large capacity liferafts. LSA has developed a product that is synonymous with quality and reliability, which is of paramount importance in the marine safety industry.

LSA products are industry renowned and are installed on all types and sizes of passenger & personnel carrying vessels, including conventional ferries, high-speed craft, cruise ships, military vessels and large private yachts worldwide.

https://www.lsames.com/

REGENT (regentcraft.com) builds seagliders – the world’s first electric flying ferry.  Seagliders are a modern take on wing-in-ground-effect (WIG) vehicles that unlock commercial viability with improved wave tolerance and crowded harbor maneuverability.  With a vehicle that never flies higher than a few meters off the water, we unlock the ability to fly twice as far as an electric aircraft, and certification by maritime authorities which will let us fly first passengers by 2025. Our first seaglider will be capable of 160 nautical miles at 160 kts with zero emissions and existing battery technology.

https://www.regentcraft.com/

RINA provides a wide range of services across the Energy, Marine, Certification, Transport & Infrastructure and Industry sectors.

With a turnover in 2017 of 437 million Euros, about 3,700 employees and 170 offices in 65 countries worldwide, RINA is a member of key international organizations and an important contributor to the development of new legislative standards.

https://www.rina.org/

Seachange builds high-speed, electric, hydrofoiling RoPax ferries made from carbon fibre – giving people a way to get where they need to go that’s good for our oceans and our planet. Recent innovations in the design and manufacture of hydrofoils by the yachting industry have resulted in a significant step-change improvement in efficiency. Our ferry, the Foil 40, is 40 meters long with capacity for 40 vehicles and 200 passengers. With a cruise speed of 45 knots, it can foil smoothly in swells up to 4 meters significant wave height. Our first commercial ferry will be in the water next year and will operate in New Zealand across the Cook Strait.

https://www.goseachange.com/

Shift is unlocking the potential of clean energy through leading-edge energy storage systems. Our pioneering innovation is making low and zero-emissions operations a reality for the maritime and heavy industry by providing customers around the world with a safe, reliable, affordable way to electrify and reduce GHG to fight climate change. We use proven battery technologies to design customized, integrated energy solutions that combine clean, renewable energy from any source with marine and on-land battery use to move customers to full electrification. We work to hybridize and electrify ferries, fishing boats, electric aquaculture support vessels, hybrid offshore support vessels, hybrid tugboats, ports and more. We are the only company that provides maritime and other industries with a subscription, pay-as-you-go service for energy using an integrated battery solution. Customers save money from day one, while meeting climate action goals through electrification. Shift is taking action on climate change now. Join us in the Shift 2 clean energy.

https://shift-cleanenergy.com/

Stena RoRo sets the standard in the RoRo- & RoPax market. With the solid know how combined with its intuitive feel for innovation and for the demands and requirements; Stena RoRo takes the market forward.

Innovators of the RoRo-concept, building RoRo- and RoPax tonnage, supplying tailor-made solutions – all over the globe. The fleet of Stena RoRo are chartered out to first class operators around the world.

All through the organization there is an entrepreneurial way of working and an intrinsic will of taking customer satisfaction to a new level.

Thanks to its commercial and technical approach and long earned experience; Stena RoRo follows their customers – all through the value chain. That’s what Stenability is all about, Stena RoRo’s trademark. We are the operators first choice when it comes to ship supply.

https://www.stenaroro.com/

Volvo Penta is the Volvo Group’s marine specialist and acts as an independent supplier of diesel engines, propulsion, genset and auxiliary systems, supporting customers from the design stage to installation and aftermarket service.

www.volvopenta.com

Crowley Engineering Services provides a diverse range of maritime solutions including engineering, project management, and construction management. Our engineering team delivers a full range of marine and engineering solutions, including detail and conceptual design, shipyard management, and on-site consulting services.

Today Crowley is at the forefront of all-electric and hybrid electric tug technology, being the designer and operator of the United States’ first all-electric tugboat, and with additional research and development being poured into alternate, green fuels, such as hydrogen and methanol, Crowley is dedicated to the future of the industry.

crowley.com

https://www.hornblowercorp.com/

Trade, travel, and commerce open the door to economic opportunities and quality of life at the Port of Seattle, Washington’s largest public port.

The Port owns and operates Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA), Fishermen’s Terminal — home of the North Pacific fishing fleet — and public marinas. The Port also owns two cruise ship terminals, a grain terminal, real estate assets, and marine cargo terminals through its partnership in the Northwest Seaport Alliance.

Port gateways are some of the largest job sites in the state, helping support nearly 200,000 jobs and $7 billion in wages throughout the region. Learn about our operations, focus on equity, and work to be North America’s greenest and most energy efficient port at Port’s website.

www.portseattle.org

With 3,200 miles of shoreline, 50,000 miles of rivers and streams and direct access to the Pacific Ocean, Washington State maritime sector supports a broad range of industries, including maritime logistics and shipping, commercial fishing and seafood production, ship and boat building, repair and maintenance, passenger transportation, and recreational boating.

Thousands of companies benefit from the state’s deep pool of talents, from skilled tradespeople to technicians and technologists. These companies are leveraging Washington’s robust ecosystems in technology, advanced manufacturing, and clean energy to devise a new generation of vessels that are more efficient, carbon free, and profitable to operate.

The industry is as diverse as it is rich in maritime heritage. Multigenerational boat builders are joined by up-and-comers exploring deep-sea exploration vehicles and autonomous craft. Electric propulsion and hydrogen fuel are being tested, implemented, and perfected here. For those who need to put their ideas through their paces, Washington waterways are the perfect testing grounds.

choosewashingtonstate.com

https://new.abb.com/marine

http://www.beurteaux.com/

Corvus Energy is the leading provider of zero-emission solutions for the ocean space.

By being the first company to provide a maritime battery with the needed capacity, lowered cost and safety level, Corvus Energy became pioneers in maritime energy storage systems (ESSs) for almost every vessel type breaking the ground for future development.

The full product portfolio covers batteries for all types of vessels: Lightweight batteries for tourist and fast passenger crafts, large battery systems for cruise and ro-pax and batteries with high cycling capability for ferries and offshore.

Corvus Energy has unsurpassed experience from 600 projects, totaling over 500 MWh and more than 4 million operating hours. The company also develops maritime hydrogen fuel cells in collaboration with the world leader in fuel cell technology, Toyota Corporation.

www.corvusenergy.com

Elliott Bay Design Group (EBDG) is a full-service, employee-owned naval architecture and marine engineering firm committed to the ferry industry. Our team of naval architects, engineers, designers, certified weld inspectors, and analysts have expertise with designing passenger and vehicle ferries and marine facilities, providing ongoing engineering support for fleets of vessels and analyzing the feasibility of marine transportation.

EBDG has been active in passenger vessel design since our company’s origins in the late 1920’s. We support public and private operators with a complete portfolio of services including concept, preliminary, functional, and contract vessel designs; mid-life refurbishments, transportation and environmental studies, capital budgets and security improvements as well as incident response, construction liaison services, bid support, and contract negotiation assistance.

https://www.ebdg.com/

Established in 1947, the Grimaldi Group is a fully integrated multinational logistics company specialised in the operation of roll-on/roll-off vessels, car carriers and ferries. Headquartered in Naples (Italy), the Group employs around 16,000 (both ashore and onboard) people worldwide and comprises shipping companies, port agencies, terminal and logistics operators. With a modern fleet of over 130 ships, it serves over 140 ports in more than 50 countries in the Mediterranean area, in Northern Europe, in West Africa, in North and South America. It is also a dedicated supplier of integrated logistics services based on maritime transport to the world’s major vehicle manufacturers according to the door-to-door model.

The main objective of the Group is to strengthen and expand its international logistics network according to a strategy that gives the highest priority to environmental sustainability and to the achievement of high quality standards.

https://www.grimaldi.napoli.it/

https://jacobs.com/

Metal Shark is a diversified shipbuilder specializing in the design and efficient high-quality construction of welded aluminum and steel vessels from 16’ to over 300’ for defense, law enforcement, and commercial operators from a wide range of markets. Key customers include the US Coast Guard, Navy, Air Force, Army, foreign militaries, law enforcement agencies, fire departments, passenger vessel operators, pilot associations, towboat operators, and other clients worldwide. Together with its global network of partner design firms, Metal Shark offers a portfolio of proven passenger vessel designs, offering the latest advancements in safety, operating economy, and environmental stewardship. With three fully self-contained shipbuilding facilities in Alabama and Louisiana, Metal Shark produces over 200 vessels per year.

https://www.metalsharkboats.com/

https://www.yanmar.com/us/marinecommercial/

Yanmar is a recognized global leader in the design and manufacturing of advanced performance marine diesel engines, gearboxes, generators, and monitoring systems for diverse market segments including fishing, passenger vessels, salvage/towing and offshore. Power ranges from 12 – 6,100 hp (9 to 4500 kW) for propulsion engines, 64 – 4600 kWe for gensets, 2055 – 5685 hp (1533 – 4240 kW) dual fuel engines.

Incat: building efficient vessels, environmentally clean transportation solutions using weight saving technology and lightweight construction methods developed over three decades which can be used to produce ships with transport efficiency well above what is on the water today. The resulting higher efficiency means less energy demand and a simpler transition to alternative fuels and zero emission ships. While electric ships are the future, regardless of the powering & propulsion source used a lightweight ship will always be more efficient to operate.

https://incat.com.au/

Steen Friis Design specializes in designing ship interiors for operators all over the world. We are deeply rooted in the Danish and Scandinavian design tradition, but always looking ahead foreseeing the trends in passenger travel and maritime hospitality and tailoring these to every owner’s distinct fleet portfolio and unique business model. Our team of international designers develop beautiful and flexible interiors for extraordinary passenger experiences.

To help assist shipowners make conscientious choices for their vessels, we have developed The Sustainable Design Strategy. With this approach, we can calculate and evaluate actual accommodation CO2 emissions, which enables us to make a documented difference by selecting the least harmful materials on the market when designing to ensure transparency for the owner and ultimately the passengers.

https://www.osk-group.dk/steen-friis-design

https://www.victaulic.com/

NAIAD DYNAMICS® is the recognized world leader in the design, manufacture & through-life support of actively controlled Stabilizers and Ride Control Systems for commercial ships, naval ships and luxury yachts. Applications throughout range of monohull & multihull vessels from 10m-250m. Unmatched experience with over 14,000 ships, including over 55 navies and most of the world’s fast ferries. Highest quality AtRest® and AtSpeed® Fin Stabilizers, Active Interceptors, Trim Tabs, Canards, T-foils, Lifting Foils, Air Cushion Control, Bow & Stern Thrusters, Integrated Hydraulic Systems, Power Packs, VosPower™ Waterjets, Halmatic Spares, Matesaver™ & related products. Ship Motion Simulation services. Global Service Network plus ND offices in Connecticut, Florida & Maryland USA, United Kingdom, France, Netherlands and Australia.

The Science of Ship Motion Control®

https://www.naiad.com/

DOWNTIME IS MONEY! AT IMS, WE’VE BEEN TRUSTED TO OPTIMISE THE UTILISATION OF OUR CUSTOMERS’ MARITIME ASSETS FOE DECADES.

Because Ship Delivery is not just about getting from Port A to Port B, it’s about optimising your asset, so your ferry is where it needs to be, sooner. We’re always delivering.

https://www.ims.global/

Green Marine is the leading environmental certification program for North America’s maritime industry. It is a voluntary initiative based on a collaborative approach distinguished by its rigour and transparency. The program’s detailed framework helps its participants to improve their environmental performance beyond regulations. It targets key environmental issues related to air, water and soil quality, and community relations.

Born of a collective industry effort, Green Marine aims to advance the maritime industry’s environmental excellence by encouraging maritime enterprises to adopt concrete measurable actions. The program brings together several types of participants: ship owners, ports, terminals, shipyards, and the Seaway corporations based in Canada and the United States. Several ferry operators are Green Marine certified. To obtain Green Marine certification, participants must complete the certification process. The membership also encompasses associations, supporters and partners that each in their own way support participants in their efforts to continuously reduce their environmental footprint.

https://green-marine.org/

Since 1955 Gladding-Hearn Shipbuilding has delivered more than 430 high quality steel and aluminum commercial vessels such as pilot boats, passenger vessels, tugs and research vessels. Our most recent passenger vessel deliveries are two 27m, 150 passenger high speed catamarans to the MBTA in Boston, and a 34m, 320 passenger high speed catamaran to Rhode Island Fast Ferry. Gladding-Hearn has proudly been a member and sponsor of Interferry (aka IMTA) since 1988.

https://gladding-hearn.com/

All American Marine is an internationally recognized and award-winning boat builder with over 30 years of experience in designing and constructing aluminum catamarans and monohulls. We are the technological leader in advanced vessel design and manufacturing in North America and have a 30-year success rate of delivering vessels on time and on budget. We pride ourselves on innovative vessel builds, including hybrid electric and hydrogen-powered vessels. We work on every detail of each vessel’s mission before production to ensure the best-performing vessel in its class. Whether it’s a high-speed passenger ferry, a windfarm support vessel, or an eco-tour vessel, our 20-year relationship with naval architect Teknicraft Design has become a holistic approach that benefits the most critical piece of our process… our operators.

https://www.allamericanmarine.com/

Chairs are the center of the maritime world. They’re where operations are conducted, decisions made, and goals achieved. Alu Design makes the market’s leading maritime bridge and operator chairs. Chairs that set new standards in design, comfort, build quality and value. Our seats provide the best possible working environments, allowing operators to excel.

https://www.alu-design.no/

Brix Marine has earned a solid reputation for pioneering and crafting the world’s most rugged aluminum catamarans and workboats since 1991.

Founded in Canada and moved to Port Angeles, WA in 2001, Brix gained new ownership under Bryton Marine Group in 2017, which fortified the company’s focus on our Core Values and strategic plan for our future.

Our team has developed strong momentum with our boat portfolios and customers. As we look to the future, Brix Marine will honor the legacy we have built and move beyond to deliver exceptional custom boats.

Brix literally means the scientific measure of sweetness in liquid. This translates well to the high-performance boats the company is known for. Our custom projects begin with the first communication and the relationship continues after delivery.

https://brixmarine.com/

CITA Design is marine interior design company servicing clients world-wide through providing design for various types of vessels to the highest quality standards and owner’s satisfaction with quarter-century of marine experience.

CITA Design is a team of interior architects, architects and naval architects with high design skills and professional experience. Thereby enabling big multi-discipline projects to be executed timely and professional.

Each project is assigned a carefully selected team of designers, headed by an experienced project manager. CITA Design cover all aspects required for a success project. Our strategy is to deliver creative designs that are both functional and unique. We are also experienced innovative designs which require on environmentally friendly and high technology approach.

https://www.designcita.com/

gplink monitors your commercial vessels and equipment, allowing you to detect anomalies before they turn into problems. Minimize downtime and maximize your workboat productivity, all from the convenience of your computer or mobile device. Whether you manage a single vessel or a vast fleet, gplink is an invaluable tool designed to help keep your vessels on the water longer and increase your bottom line. Operators of commercial fleets can view multiple assets or follow specific equipment. Monitoring and improving operating habits have proven to be extremely valuable tools for resource management.

https://gplink.com

Incat: building efficient vessels, environmentally clean transportation solutions using weight saving technology and lightweight construction methods developed over three decades which can be used to produce ships with transport efficiency well above what is on the water today.  The resulting higher efficiency means less energy demand and a simpler transition to alternative fuels and zero emission ships. While electric ships are the future, regardless of the powering & propulsion source used a lightweight ship will always be more efficient to operate.

https://incat.com.au/

Trelleborg’s marine and infrastructure operation is a global leader in highly-engineered polymer solutions in the marine, infrastructure and renewable energy industries. It manufactures and installs bespoke fender systems, docking and mooring equipment, navigation and piloting solutions, oil and gas transfer technology and vessel efficiency technology for marine environments all over the world. Its polymer engineering expertise also extends to its range of general marine products, including navigation aids and buoys. Performing in some of the harshest environments, its principal infrastructure offerings include sealing systems for tunnels, dredging hoses, water management solutions, building vibration isolation, and polymer seals for offshore applications.

https://www.trelleborg.com/marine-and-infrastructure

Founded in 1922 in Portland, Oregon, Hoffman Construction Company is a privately held, employee-owned General Contractor and Construction Manager. Beginning with early housing, government and industrial projects, the company has grown to become the largest general contractor headquartered in the Pacific Northwest, responsible for some of the region’s best-known buildings. Hoffman opened its Seattle office in 1929 and has delivered landmark structures such as the Space Needle Century Project renovation, Seattle Central Library, City Hall, and the MoPOP, as well as projects for Boeing, Sound Transit, Colman Dock and the University of Washington. Hoffman works in a wide range of markets, from urban high-rise towers, cultural projects, and government buildings to hospitals, advanced technology manufacturing facilities, water treatment plants, and more.

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The Australian International Marine Export Group (AIMEX) is the peak body for the marine export industry. The objective of AIMEX is to develop and promote Australia’s international competitiveness in the marine sector.

AIMEX represents Australia’s most successful international brands, emerging companies and firms that showcase exciting innovation and technological development.

AIMEX members offer a broad range of marine services and products including:
• Design, manufacture and repair of powerboats, sailboats and light commercial vessels
• Boatbuilding equipment; research and development; technology and innovation
• Marine construction materials
• Ancillary equipment and fittings
• Marina construction and development

https://www.aimex.asn.au/

Cruise & Ferry Review aims to be the best supplier of news and insight into the global passenger shipping industries via a bi-annual print magazine, website and app. Content covers both the cruise and ferry sectors, providing an in-depth look into the areas of building and refurbishment, marine operations, onboard experience, interior design, ports and destinations, and more.

First launched in the early 1990s, Cruise & Ferry Review was acquired by publishers Tudor Rose in 2011, whose investments have transformed the brand into the definitive resource for decision makers in the cruise and ferry industries. Tudor Rose has since created the annual Cruise & Ferry Interiors and Cruise & Ferry Itinerary Planning publications. The former celebrates the work of the individuals and companies involved in creating interiors onboard today’s passenger ships, while the latter explores how cruise line executives, destination experts, deployment specialists and port authorities create compelling itineraries.

https://www.cruiseandferry.net/

Il Battelliere – Nautica Professionale – the only Italian workboat magazine since 1994. Published six times year and sent to more than 1250 operators of the professional boating and ships industry: passenger vessels owners, ferries and fast ferries, tugs and port operators, mooring and pilots, diving, and so on.

http://www.workboats.it/

https://www.marinelink.com/

          

Maritime Publishing is a new media company focused on the commercial and advanced recreational sectors of the U.S. marine transportation and commercial fishing industries. Our publications include Professional Mariner, Pacific Maritime Magazine, Fishermen’s News and Ocean Navigator.

Professional Mariner magazine has been a valuable resource for the owners and operators of commercial maritime vessels of all types in the U.S. and Canada since 1993. Our publication is for professionals who work in the maritime industries both onboard vessels and onshore. The editorial emphasis is on training and licensing, maritime casualties, technology, engineering and regulatory trends and issues.

www.professionalmariner.com

Founded in 1983, Pacific Maritime Magazine is the most widely circulated maritime trade publication on the Pacific Coast, and the only publication in the nation written specifically for West Coast commercial vessel and terminal operators. Our readers make up the operations sector of the West Coast maritime community including Ocean Carriers, Terminal Operators / Port Authorities, Tug and Barge Operators, Shipyards, Naval Architects and Marine Construction Companies.

www.pacmar.com

As drivers of economic growth, facilitating trade and generating thousands of jobs, ports of the Pacific Ocean share a common vision: To provide an efficient, fluid, and cost-effective supply chain in a safe, environmentally sustainable and economically viable manner. The Association of Pacific Ports assists Member Ports in achieving this vision by enabling the sharing of best practices and lessons learned, peer-to-peer networking, and professional development. The APP publishes Pacific Ports Magazine to fulfill this mandate.

https://www.pacificports.org/category/pacificports/

Passenger Ship Technology provides insightful coverage of cruise ships, ferries and fast ferries operating anywhere in the world.

Passenger Ship Technology is a quarterly magazine focusing exclusively on the technology used in passenger shipping. Focusing on the ships themselves, rather than the destinations, the magazine covers cruise ship and ferry design, construction, outfitting, equipping, refurbishment, operation and maintenance – and the legislation that influences these.

Our readers are predominately cruise and ferry superintendents, technical and operational management who specify requirements and evaluate available solutions. Passenger Ship Technology is circulated to those companies who own, operate and manage passenger vessels worldwide.

Visit our website at www.passengership.info

https://www.shippax.com/

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