Archive for the ‘Energy’ Category

Come aboard the sail cargo vessel Ceiba – Own part of the Sail Cargo Future

Come aboard the sail cargo vessel Ceiba – Own part of the Sail Cargo Future
In Costa Rica’s ecologically friendly corridor, a young cargo shipping company is seeking investors beginning June 1st, 2017. The Sociedad Anónima Ceiba restricted its early-bird share sales to affiliated individuals in order to maintain control before acquiring infrastructure. The fledgling S.A.,...
May 26th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Environment, Markets | Read More

Wärtsilä’s hybrid system increases offshore supply vessel’s engine efficiency

Wärtsilä’s hybrid system increases offshore supply vessel’s engine efficiency
The “Viking Princess” The technology group Wärtsilä has signed an agreement with Eidesvik Offshore to install a hybrid system with batteries on board of its vessel Viking Princess. It will become the first offshore supply vessel in which batteries reduce the number of generators on board....
May 26th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, News, Supply ships, Technical, Technology | Read More

IMCA aims to set the Jones Act record straight

IMCA aims to set the Jones Act record straight
Allen Leatt On May 10, 2017, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) issued Customs Bulletin & Decisions, Vol. 51, No. 19, ‘Withdrawal of Proposed Modification and Revocation of Ruling Letters Relating to Customs Application of the Jones Act to the Transportation of Certain Merchandise and Equipment...
May 25th, 2017 | Associations, Energy, Trade and Commerce | Read More

‘GoodShipping Program’ hands cargo owners control of their carbon footprint

‘GoodShipping Program’ hands cargo owners control of their carbon footprint
Dirk Kronemeijer, CEO, GoodFuels AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS: MAY 24, 2017: A new ground-breaking initiative will hand cargo owners the opportunity to control and greatly reduce the carbon footprint of their ocean freight. The ‘GoodShipping Program’ enables ocean cargo owners with a quick, transparent...
May 24th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Emissions, Energy, Environment | Read More

Crowley Fuels Honored with “Alaska Safe Truck Fleet of the Year” Award

Crowley Fuels Honored with “Alaska Safe Truck Fleet of the Year” Award
(ANCHORAGE, Alaska; May 23, 2017) – Crowley Fuels has been honored with the ConocoPhillips/Alaska Trucking Association (ATA) “Alaska Safe Truck Fleet of the Year” award in the Line Haul Division (fleet size under 50 units) for continuing to perform at an elite level of safety. ConocoPhillips/ATA...
May 23rd, 2017 | Associations, Awards, Energy, Land Trasnport, Logistics | Read More

Poseidon Med II event in Patras

Poseidon Med II event in Patras
Poseidon Med II partners presenting, Patras, 19/5/2017 * Poseidon Med II event in Patras highlights the benefits of LNG as fuel and its prospects for sustainable development in Western Greece The benefits of the use of LNG as a safe and eco-friendly fuel for the local community of Patras, was the core...
May 22nd, 2017 | Associations, Classification Societies, Energy, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

All-energy and sums 2017 hit the proverbial spot

All-energy and sums 2017 hit the proverbial spot
Scotland’s First Minister speaking in the opening plenary session at All-Energy 2017 All-Energy, the UK’s largest annual renewable and low carbon energy exhibition and conference held in Glasgow on 10 and 11 May at the Scottish Event Campus (SEC, formerly SECC) certainly hit the proverbial spot in...
May 19th, 2017 | Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

Columbia Shipmanagement receives DNV GL certification for energy and safety management

Columbia Shipmanagement receives DNV GL certification for energy and safety management
l to r: Certificate handover in Hamburg with Torsten Schramm (DNV GL), Carsten Sommerhage, Axel Schulz (both CSM), Dirk Lange and Olaf Quas (both DNV GL). Hamburg, 19 May 2017: DNV GL has confirmed that Columbia Shipmanagement complies with the highest standards in energy and safety management. Torsten...
May 19th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Energy, News, Shipmanagement | Read More

Capers cannot define the market… nor a market

Capers cannot define the market… nor a market
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained seven points since yesterday – thanks to the Capers, and now stands at 1,012. The Geopolitics as we have warned you are on a turning point and wonder what next… John Faraclas’ daily recap: The Capers with 50 points plus lifted the BCI 2014 at 1,695...
May 11th, 2017 | Chartering, Energy, Markets, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Reports, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics | Read More

IMCA supports CBP decision on Jones Act

IMCA supports CBP decision on Jones Act
Allen Leatt The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) welcomes withdrawal of the Customs and Border Protection (CBP) notice to revoke and modify rulings relating to offshore vessels under the Jones Act. Allen Leatt, Chief Executive of IMCA, explains: “Members of the International Marine...
May 11th, 2017 | Associations, Energy, Politics and Government | Read More

Winner of All-Energy marine renewable energy investment challenge announced

Winner of All-Energy marine renewable energy investment challenge announced
Joachim Amland of Tidetec AS with Judith Patten of All-Energy The winner of the All-Energy Marine Renewable Energy Investment Challenge sponsored by Atlantis Resources was announced today (11 May) at the end of the plenary session: ‘The effects of Brexit on the renewable and low carbon energy sectors’. Tim...
May 11th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Awards, Energy, Environment, Events, People and Places | Read More

Finalists announced for All-Energy Marine Renewable Energy Investment Challenge

Finalists announced for All-Energy Marine Renewable Energy Investment Challenge
Tim Cornelius The five finalists in the All-Energy Marine Renewable Energy Investment Challenge, taking place on Wednesday 10 May on the first afternoon of the UK’s largest renewable and low carbon energy exhibition and conference being staged at Glasgow’s Scottish Event Campus (SEC – formerly...
May 9th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Awards, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Exhibitions, HR | Read More

VesselsValue launches OSV discounted Cash Flow Valuations

VesselsValue launches OSV discounted Cash Flow Valuations
… Global OSV fleet has a Discounted Cash Flow value 2.5 times higher than its Market Value VesselsValue (VV), the world’s leading online valuation provider, is launching daily Discounted Cash Flow (DCF) valuations for Offshore Support Vessels (OSVs). This new valuation type looks to increase VesselsValue’s...
May 8th, 2017 | Energy, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Sales and Purchases | Read More

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón participates in the 1st Iberoamerican Offshore Congress

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón participates in the 1st Iberoamerican Offshore Congress
Capt. Antonio M. Padrón delivering his paper Capt. Antonio M. Padrón, IMO Maritime Ambassador and Maritime Authority of Tenerife, participated in the “1st Iberoamerican Offshore Congress” held in Venezuela The Congress was organized by the CONSORCIO COSTA AFUERA, under the slogan “Towards...
May 6th, 2017 | Academia, Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Gas, HR, Maritime Education and Training, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Shiprepair | Read More

Golden Week’s BDI@994 is a reality…

Golden Week’s BDI@994 is a reality…
John Faraclas The BDI went under the 1,000 point threshold thanks to the Golden Week in the FarEast… The geopolitical events have deepened causing more concern. John Faraclas’ daily and weekly recap: The BDI lost ten points since yesterday and now stands at 994; it lost 115 points since last week’s...
May 5th, 2017 | Banking, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Fixtures, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Paragon Offshore’s logistics base in Abu Dhabi completed with GAC’s support

Paragon Offshore’s logistics base in Abu Dhabi completed with GAC’s support
Oil and gas spares and supplies at Paragon Offshore’s newly established logistics support base at Mina Zayed port. Abu Dhabi, UAE, 5 May 2017 – GAC Abu Dhabi has completed the preparation, construction and relocation of a logistics base dedicated to supporting Paragon Offshore’s operations. The...
May 5th, 2017 | Drill ships, Energy, Logistics, Ship Agencies, Supply ships | Read More

Offshore wind’s role at ALL-ENERGY 2017

Offshore wind’s role at ALL-ENERGY 2017
Crowded aisle All-Energy 2016 Offshore wind has played an important role at All-Energy, the UK’s largest renewable and low carbon energy exhibition and conference, since the first event in the annual series was staged in 2001. This year is no exception for over 15.5 hours will be devoted to offshore...
May 4th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

FUGRO’S Hydrographic surveys to improve maritime safety in Papua New Guinea

FUGRO’S Hydrographic surveys to improve maritime safety in Papua New  Guinea
Fugro has been awarded a total of six contracts by the National Maritime Safety Authority (NMSA) of Papua New Guinea. The hydrographic survey packages are expected to contribute to capacity development in the country, which has over 5,000 kilometres of coastline. The surveys will be conducted utilising...
May 4th, 2017 | Energy, Oceanology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Pure cobalt in Idaho

Pure cobalt in Idaho
Wayne Tisdale of Scientific Metals. Pure cobalt in Idaho: Scientific Metals Corp furthers scarce resource By James Brewer North-western US state Idaho is popular for its fishing, rafting, hunting and other recreations. Suddenly the state has become a beacon for a potentially more lucrative outdoor activity:...
April 29th, 2017 | Energy, Markets, Mining, News | Read More

China’s largest semi-submersible sets new records for COSCO

China’s largest semi-submersible sets new records for COSCO
The world’s second-largest semi-submersible vessel Xin Guang Hua, On February 25, the 100,000 dwt semi-submersible vessel Xin Guang Hua easily took the 31,000 ton load of the cylindrical Western Isles FPSO at Shanghai Luhuashan South Anchorage and began her journey via the Indian Ocean to the North...
April 28th, 2017 | Energy, Oil Industry | Read More

Plethora of Ministers at All-ENERGY 2017

Plethora of Ministers at All-ENERGY 2017
Nicola Sturgeon The build-up to All-Energy 2017 (Glasgow, 10-11 May) sees the announcement that not only will Scotland’s First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon MSP be taking part in the opening plenary session on 10 May, but two other Scottish Government Ministers will be at the UK’s largest renewable and...
April 21st, 2017 | Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Germany’s most sustainably transported coffee arrives

Germany’s most sustainably transported coffee arrives
The “Avontuur” Organic coffee transported between continents by wind, the sailing cargo ship the Avontuur will arrive in Bremen, Germany on Earth Day 2017 signalling a foundational shift towards a truly sustainable shipping culture. Timbercoast, the owner of the Avontuur, with their partners...
April 15th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Energy | Read More

Corvus Energy to deliver battery solutions to cut emissions in Chinese ports

Corvus Energy to deliver battery solutions to cut emissions in Chinese ports
Corvus Energy’s Orca ESS to Power Multiple Hybrid RTG Cranes at Changshu Port Richmond, BC – April 13, 2017 – Corvus Energy is pleased to announce that it will provide Orca Energy lithium-ion energy storage systems (ESS) for four hybrid rubber-tired gantry cranes (RTGs) for CCCC Shanghai Equipment...
April 13th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Poseidon Med II participated at the AII & EUSAIR Round Table discussion…

Poseidon Med II participated at the AII & EUSAIR Round Table discussion…
“Poseidon Med II participated at the AII & EUSAIR Round Table discussion on Transport & Energy Connections” LNG Bunkering and Small-Scale LNG initiatives were highlighted by Poseidon Med II delegates at the Round Table discussion on Transport & Energy Connections, which was co-organised...
March 31st, 2017 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

fathom-news e-bulletin 26 March 2017

fathom-news e-bulletin 26 March 2017
INSIGHT In-depth topical analysis The 10 unmanned water craft that talk of the future There are a number of uniquely interesting projects underway that highlight how automation in shipping is advancing. More. FOCUS Short features and analysis Key...
March 26th, 2017 | Associations, Energy, Environment, Reports | Read More