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Supporting the French Green Shipping Revolution

Supporting the French Green Shipping Revolution
Sarah Zitouni Supporting the French Green Shipping Revolution By Sarah Zitouni, Lean Marine Sweden AB In a world where ecological concerns run high, every industry is under pressure to reduce their environmental impact. The international shipping industry is no exception. During the 45th G7 summit held...
October 21st, 2019 | Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, News, Pollution | Read More

Fuels of the future to decarbonize shipping

Fuels of the future to decarbonize shipping
. Fuels of the future to decarbonize shipping Ammonia and hydrogen are promising potential fuels of the future in a decarbonized shipping industry, which has to switch to alternative, zero carbon fuels in order to meet the targets set out in the initial IMO strategy on reduction of GHG emissions from...
October 18th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMO, Regulatory | Read More

Sulphur 2020: stakeholders prepare for a sea change from 1 January 2020

Sulphur 2020: stakeholders prepare for a sea change from 1 January 2020
. IMO. Sulphur 2020: stakeholders prepare for a sea change from 1 January 2020 Member States and industry stakeholders outline their readiness – and highlight challenges – for sulphur 2020 implementation.  More…    From 1 January 2020, sulphur oxide emissions from ships will be reduced...
October 18th, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, International Chamber of Shipping, Pollution | Read More

New Absa-OMFIF report: African countries progressing towards investment-supportive financial markets

New Absa-OMFIF report: African countries progressing towards investment-supportive financial markets
New Absa-OMFIF report: African countries progressing towards investment-supportive financial markets African countries progressing towards investment-supportive financial markets, Absa-OMFIF report finds Consistent improvements since 2017 launch of Africa Financial Markets Index Average overall score...
October 18th, 2019 | Banking, Energy, Finance, Markets, Reports | Read More

EU/IMO global project drives energy efficiency in the maritime sector

EU/IMO global project drives energy efficiency in the maritime sector
. EU/IMO global project drives energy efficiency in the maritime sector The GMN global network of maritime technology cooperation centres has completed numerous pilot projects over the past three years, helping to drive forward the changes which are required to reduce GHG emissions from shipping. More… A...
October 17th, 2019 | Energy, Environment | Read More

IBIA Annual Convention 2019 – Istanbul Turkey

IBIA Annual Convention 2019 – Istanbul Turkey
IBIA Annual Convention 2019 – Istanbul Turkey The IBIA Annual Convention 2019 is finally here! IBIA’s biggest and most anticipated bunker conference will take place on 22th-24th October 2019, in Istanbul, Turkey. The IBIA Annual Convention 2019 is almost sold out with well over 200 attendees...
October 17th, 2019 | Associations, Bunkering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Markets, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Shipmanagement | Read More

IMO 2020 and alternative fuels symposium 17-18 October

IMO 2020 and alternative fuels symposium 17-18 October
IMO 2020 and alternative fuels symposium 17-18 October Key speakers: there will be panel discussions and opportunities for Q and A. Thursday 17 October 09:45 – 10:30 Member States’ perspectives of IMO 2020 implementation and enforcement • Mr. Nicholas Makar, Deputy Commissioner of Maritime...
October 15th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Bunkering, Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Some Reflections of Dr Sheppard* from Maritime Cyprus

Some Reflections of Dr Sheppard* from Maritime Cyprus
.. Some Reflections of Dr Sheppard* from Maritime Cyprus  ‘SEA CHANGE’ was the theme. Undoubtedly the organisers captured the mood and felt the pulse of a surge of awareness, an urge for a holistic evolution, or is it not a revolution, considering what has been happening on the streets of capital...
October 14th, 2019 | Energy, Environment, Insight, London Shipping Law Centre | Read More

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. joins the International Windship Association

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. joins the International Windship Association
. Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. joins the International Windship Association TOKYO – October 14, 2019: On the back of the recent AIP approval for the Wind Challenger, wind-assisted vessel design by Class NK, Tokyo headquartered MOL O.S.K. Lines Ltd today has announced that it is joining the International...
October 13th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Liner Shipping and Trade, Technical, Technology | Read More

Fugro completes deepwater AUV surveys for Shell in US Gulf of Mexico

Fugro completes deepwater AUV surveys for Shell in US Gulf of Mexico
Fugro Brasilis – close up view Subsea Vessel Fugro completes deepwater AUV surveys for Shell in US Gulf of Mexico Fugro has completed several high-resolution geophysical surveys in the US Gulf of Mexico for Shell International Exploration and Production Company. The project required data collection...
October 13th, 2019 | Energy | Read More

Electric vehicles now make up majority of ABP’s fleet at Southampton

Electric vehicles now make up majority of ABP’s fleet at Southampton
. Electric vehicles now make up majority of ABP’s fleet at Southampton  ABP has welcomed an additional 12 new electric vehicles to its fleet at the Port of Southampton so that electric vehicles now make up the majority of its fleet. Forging ahead with its commitments to improve air quality across...
October 11th, 2019 | Associations, Automobiles, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Wärtsilä Hybrid upgrades will save fuel and reduce greenhouse gas emissions for two offshore supply vessels

Wärtsilä Hybrid upgrades will save fuel and reduce greenhouse gas emissions for two offshore supply vessels
The ’Ocean Art’, one of two Atlantic Offshore vessels to be upgraded with a Wärtsilä Hybrid package. Copyright: Atlantic Offshore Wärtsilä Hybrid upgrades will save fuel and reduce greenhouse gas emissions for two offshore supply vessels Wärtsilä Corporation,  11 October 2019 at 9.30 am EEST The...
October 11th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Technical, Technology | Read More

There is still time to register for the IBIA Annual Convention 2019

There is still time to register for the IBIA Annual Convention 2019
There is still time to register for the IBIA Annual Convention 2019 Over 200 Delegates have already registered to attend the IBIA Annual Convention 2019 We are just 2 weeks away. Secure your place now! This is THE most industry anticipated Conference of the year placed in the calendar prior to the historical...
October 10th, 2019 | Bunkering, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

RINA Event Registration

RINA Event Registration
. RINA Event Registration Submit an abstract for LNG/LPG & Alternative Fuel Ships    29-30 January 2020, London, UK The search for alternative fuels in the marine industry is currently driven by an increasing environment awareness and new regulations to be adopted. RINA invites papers on all...
October 10th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, RINA (Royal Institution of Naval Architects | Read More

VPLP design signs its first ocean transport ship equipped with Oceanwings® wings

VPLP design signs its first ocean transport ship equipped with Oceanwings® wings
VPLP design signs its first ocean transport ship equipped with Oceanwings® wings The naval architecture firm has reached a new milestone with the development of a 121-metre-long RORO vessel for transporting components of the Ariane 6 rocket from Europe to French Guiana. Equipped with four Oceanwings®,...
October 10th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Environment | Read More

One Sea appoints Riku-Pekka Hägg as chairman with mission to grow Autonomous Ship Alliance

One Sea appoints Riku-Pekka Hägg as chairman with mission to grow Autonomous Ship Alliance
Rikku-Pekka Hägg, chairman ONE SEA One Sea appoints Riku-Pekka Hägg as chairman with mission to grow Autonomous Ship Alliance ONE SEA, the industry alliance  whose primary aim is to lead the way towards an operating autonomous maritime ecosystem by 2025, has appointed Riku-Pekka Hägg as Chairman...
October 7th, 2019 | Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

“Enhancing the Understanding of New and Enduring Challenges in Maritime Safety Culture in the Eastern Mediterranean”

“Enhancing the Understanding of New and Enduring Challenges in Maritime Safety Culture in the Eastern Mediterranean”
Dimitris Mitsatsos, Director, General/HELMEPA, presenting the program “Enhancing the Understanding of New and Enduring Challenges in Maritime Safety Culture in the Eastern Mediterranean” OnThursday, 3 October 2019 representatives of the maritime press in Piraeus, Greece were presented with this 3-year...
October 4th, 2019 | Associations, Charity, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, Health and Safety, Maritime Accidents, Press and Media, Safety and Security | Read More

Breaking the Ice: Cooperation for Safe and Responsible Arctic Sea Routes

Breaking the Ice: Cooperation for Safe and Responsible Arctic Sea Routes
Breaking the Ice: Cooperation for Safe and Responsible Arctic Sea Routes World Ocean Council and EU Polar Cluster Members Co-Organize Breakout Session at Arctic Circle 2019 (Reykjavík, 10-13 October) 4 October 2019 The World Ocean Council (WOC) as an ARICE Partner is collaborating with other members...
October 4th, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

“Wind Challenger” Design Acquires Preliminary Approval ~ Realizing Japan’s 1st Large Cargo Ship with ‘Sail’, Aiming at Reduction of GHGs ~

“Wind Challenger” Design Acquires Preliminary Approval  ~ Realizing Japan’s 1st Large Cargo Ship with ‘Sail’, Aiming at Reduction of GHGs ~
Certificate presentation ceremony – From Left: ClassNK Senior Executive Vice President Toshiyuki Shigemi, MOL Senior Managing Executive Officer Yoshikazu Kawagoe, Oshima Shipbuilding President Eiichi Hiraga “Wind Challenger” Design Acquires Preliminary Approval  ~ Realizing Japan’s 1st...
October 3rd, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Classification Societies | Read More

ClassNK Advises Existing Ships to Install Ballast Water Management Systems Early On (Updated in September 2019)

ClassNK Advises Existing Ships to Install Ballast Water Management Systems Early On (Updated in September 2019)
ClassNK Advises Existing Ships to Install Ballast Water Management Systems Early On (Updated in September 2019) Tokyo – In September 2018, Leading Classification Society ClassNK analyzed the retrofitting status of ballast water management systems (BWMS) on its registered ships and confirmed that installation...
September 26th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, Pollution, Shipmanagement | Read More

Ocean Industry Associations to Gather at WOC Sustainable Ocean Summit

Ocean Industry Associations to Gather at WOC Sustainable Ocean Summit
Ocean Industry Associations to Gather at WOC Sustainable Ocean Summit World Ocean Council to Convene the 2nd Global Roundtable of Ocean Industry Association Leaders (ROIAL) at the SOS 2019 (Paris, 20-22 Nov, 2019) 26 September 2019 The 2nd Roundtable of Ocean Industry Association Leaders (ROIAL) will...
September 26th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

IMO: Extreme maritime weather – symposium – 23-25 October – London

IMO: Extreme maritime weather – symposium – 23-25 October – London
. IMO: Extreme maritime weather – symposium – 23-25 October – London International Symposium on Extreme Maritime Weather – Towards Safety of Life at Sea and a Sustainable Blue Economy https://public.wmo.int/en/events/meetings/londonsymposium Identifying ways to reduce the loss...
September 25th, 2019 | Climate, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMO, Oceanology, Organisations, Weather | Read More

IMO showcasing tangible progress at global Climate Action summit

IMO showcasing tangible progress at global Climate Action summit
IMO showcasing tangible progress at global Climate Action summit IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim has been reporting on the solid progress being made by the Organization to reduce GHG emissions from international shipping, in support of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, in particular SDG...
September 24th, 2019 | Energy, Environment, IMO, Organisations | Read More

4th International Green & Smart Shipping Summit (Rotterdam 8-9 Oct) and WOC Collaborate

4th International Green & Smart Shipping Summit (Rotterdam 8-9 Oct) and WOC Collaborate
4th International Green & Smart Shipping Summit (Rotterdam 8-9 Oct) and WOC Collaborate World Ocean Council Engages as Strategic Partner to Advance Science and Solutions for the Future of Shipping 24 September 2019 The 4th International Green & Smart Shipping Summit (Rotterdam, 8-9 October) again...
September 24th, 2019 | Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Oil Spill, Pollution, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Navigating SHIPPINGInsight 2019

Navigating SHIPPINGInsight 2019
Carleen Lyden Walker Navigating SHIPPINGInsight 2019 Dear All: Please find attached the latest developing agenda for SHIPPINGInsight 2019.  It is growing every day, and getting more meaningful. I wanted to break down the days for you, recognizing that you may have specific areas of interest: Day 1 (October...
September 24th, 2019 | Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More