Archive for the ‘Energy’ Category

Smooth sailing for Humber Electrical

Smooth sailing for Humber Electrical
… The Humber Electrical Engineering Company (heeco) has consolidated its marine presence and developed into new oil and gas markets. The Hull-based electrical manufacturing business has a globally renowned reputation for the design and build of switchboards, motor control centres (MCCs) and control...
June 20th, 2018 | Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military | Read More

Ireland: HSH finances wind farm and expansion of transformer station

Ireland: HSH finances wind farm and expansion of transformer station
Lars Quandel HAMBURG/KIEL HSH Nordbank is making available to its Irish client Seahound Wind Developments Limited long-term project finance of just under € 40 million to realise the Letteragh wind farm project in the west of the Irish Republic. The farm with its six wind energy plants of the Enercon...
June 19th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Banking, Energy | Read More

In Rennes, Geodis implements a new intelligent lighting system to optimise site management

In Rennes, Geodis implements a new intelligent lighting system to optimise site management
After a successful initial pilot phase at the Lille Europe site in Lesquin, GEODIS has outfitted its Distribution & Express platform in Rennes (Brittany, France) with LED lighting and connected sensors. The objectives are to reduce electricity consumption, improve employee well-being with more natural...
June 19th, 2018 | Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Increased transparency and knowledge of supply chain will solve contamination issues says 20|20 Marine Energy

Increased transparency and knowledge of supply chain will solve contamination issues says 20|20 Marine Energy
Industry must develop understanding of marine fuel supply, shun apathy and instigate processes that ensure viable products, or face unparalleled contamination challenges for vessels post 2020 NEW YORK – 13th June 2018: 20|20 Marine Energy, a leading maritime consultancy, today stated that the shipping...
June 13th, 2018 | Bunkering, Energy | Read More

SAL Heavy Lift repeats success by signing Horns Rev 3 shipments

SAL Heavy Lift repeats success by signing Horns Rev 3 shipments
MV Svenja – foundation transshipment for GeoSea Hamburg, 13 June 2018 –  SAL Heavy Lift repeats success by signing contract for shipment of a total of 49 transition pieces for the Horns Rev 3 Offshore Wind Farm. The contract has been signed with GeoSea NV, and underlines SAL’s performance...
June 13th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Logistics | Read More

IBIA’s Justin Murphy food-for-thought

IBIA’s Justin Murphy food-for-thought
IBIA’s CEO Justin Murphy With Posidonia 2018  in full swing we were more than fortunate to have IBIA’s (International Bunker Industry’s Association) CEO Justin Murphy responding live to two of the sector’s most  important issues. Viewers can listen to his live interview with allaboutshipping...
June 8th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Bunkering, Education and Training, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Exhibitions, Interviews, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

HCMR Centre for Marine Research in Posidonia 2018

HCMR Centre for Marine Research in Posidonia 2018
… Hellenic Centre for Marine Research in Posidonia 2018 to support Greek maritime sector and «Blue Growth» in the Mediterranean Athens, 8 June 2018.  The global shipping industry’s interest is attracted by the presence of the Hellenic Centre for Marine Research (HCMR) in Posidonia 2018, the...
June 8th, 2018 | Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents | Read More

HSH Nordbank finances the largest solar park in the Netherlands to date

HSH Nordbank finances the largest solar park in the Netherlands to date
Depiction of the Scaldia solar park © 2018 North Sea Port HAMBURG/KIEL HSH Nordbank is making available to IB Vogt GmbH EUR 41 million in long-term project finance for the construction and operation of the Scaldia solar park in the Netherlands. IB Vogt is developing the project in collaboration with...
May 30th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Banking, Construction, Energy, Finance, News | Read More

“The outcomes of Poseidon Med II event on 21st May 2018”

“The outcomes of Poseidon Med II event on 21st May 2018”
Snapshot from the panel, Poseidon Med II event at Laskaridis Historical Library,21/5/2018 LNG for shipping makes headway through Poseidon Med II The outcomes of Poseidon Med II event on 21st May 2018 A truck loading station in Revithoussa LNG terminal, at least three new LNG-powered vessels, one LNG...
May 24th, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Energy, LNG, News, Ports & Terminals | Read More

CWIND to use BareFLEET across entire CTV fleet

CWIND to use BareFLEET across entire CTV fleet
Cwind vessel BareFLEET, the award winning fleet monitoring system launched by marine innovation company Reygar, will be installed across CWind’s full fleet of Crew Transfer Vessels (CTV). CWind’s CTVs play a big role in supporting offshore wind turbine construction and maintenance for wind farm operators....
May 17th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Diving BDI or another “correction”… wonder?

Diving BDI or another “correction”… wonder?
John Faraclas The BDI had one of its most unexpected falls since the beginning of the year; at minus 65 points it now stands at 1,403 and about to go even below, given the Capes triple digit collapse… Geopolitics take a dive too… John Faraclas’ brief mid-week recap: The Capes lost 195 point and...
May 16th, 2018 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Biofuels pioneer GoodFuels closes growth investment round with Social Impact Ventures

Biofuels pioneer GoodFuels closes growth investment round with Social Impact Ventures
… Amsterdam, May 16, 2018 – Pioneer and market leader in sustainable, advanced biofuels for the shipping and heavy land transport sectors, GoodFuels, has secured a major investment round with Amsterdam-based investment fund Social Impact Ventures (SIV). The investment will be used to boost product...
May 16th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Bunkering, Energy, Environment, Land Trasnport, Markets, News | Read More

Norsepower wins prestigious WWF 2018 Climate Solver Award

Norsepower wins prestigious WWF 2018 Climate Solver Award
24mx4m Norsepower Rotor Sail successfully installed onboard the Viking Grace. Wind-assisted propulsion technology company is the only honouree from the shipping sector in the Nordic awards HELSINKI – 16 May 2018: Norsepower Oy Ltd., the leading provider of low-maintenance, software operated, and data...
May 16th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Awards, Climate, Cruise Industry, Environment, Events, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

DNV GL develops offshore safety guidance for Greek Regulator

DNV GL develops offshore safety guidance for Greek Regulator
London, UK : 25 April 2018. DNV GL has completed a workscope with the European Bank of Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), under funding provided by the EU, to develop guidance for the Greek offshore safety competent authority, Hellenic Ηydrocarbons Resources Management (HHRM), under Greek law 4409/2016...
May 14th, 2018 | Banking, Classification Societies, Energy, Finance, Shipfinance | Read More

Fugro reports successful licensing of seep and geochemical data before Canada’s 2018east coast bid round

Fugro reports successful licensing of seep and geochemical data before Canada’s 2018east coast bid round
High-resolution bathymetric data acquired by Fugro, draped over pre-existing, publicly available GEBCO data for comparison Fugro and partner, Amplified Geochemical Imaging (AGI), have reported recent success selling licences for data from afrontier region offshore Canada. The data were acquired...
May 11th, 2018 | Energy, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Wilhelmsen enables significant stacking, preservation and reactivation cost savings

Wilhelmsen enables significant stacking, preservation and reactivation cost savings
Pål-Arne Aam, Business Manager, Offshore, WSS. Launching their Offshore Preservation & Re-Activation Manual, Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) urge offshore industry players to take a second look at the cost of chemicals and necessary man-hours incurred by using third party service companies, when...
May 11th, 2018 | Drill ships, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

“Time is Fast Running Out” for Global Sulphur Cap says ICS Chairman

“Time is Fast Running Out” for Global Sulphur Cap says ICS Chairman
Esben Poulsson “Time is fast running out” for implementation by IMO Member States of the 0.5% global sulphur in fuel cap by 1 January 2020, says Esben Poulsson, Chairman of the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS). The IMO global sulphur cap for marine fuel is expected to see shipping’s bunker...
May 8th, 2018 | Associations, Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, International Chamber of Shipping, News, Pollution, Regulatory | Read More

Thome Wins Seatrade Maritime CSR Awards Asia

Thome Wins Seatrade Maritime CSR Awards Asia
Olav Nortun, CEO of the Thome Group, accepting the CSR Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia The Thome Group has won the Corporate Social Responsibility award at the 2018 Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia.     The judging panel were impressed with the variety of different ways in which the company encouraged its...
May 4th, 2018 | Awards, Charity, Corporate Social Responsibility, Energy, Environment, Events, HR, Shipmanagement | Read More

EU budget proposal could support shipowners’ transition to decarbonisation

EU budget proposal could support shipowners’ transition to decarbonisation
The European Community Shipowners’ Associations (ECSA) is positive towards the proposal for the EU budget 2021 – 2027 published earlier this week. Specifically the large increase of the EU budget for Research, Innovation and Digital and for Climate and Environment could provide resources to support...
May 4th, 2018 | Associations, Energy, Environment | Read More

Ardent, Lloyd’s Register and Worley Parsons form a consortium

Ardent, Lloyd’s Register and Worley Parsons form a consortium
Reducing the burden: New global oil and gas decommissioning consortium with unique approach for operators. A collaborative supply chain approach to global decommissioning is launched today, offering an end-to end solution from industry leaders, to reduce the decommissioning burden, risk and cost for...
May 1st, 2018 | Classification Societies, Energy, Gas, Oil Industry | Read More

Viking Grace becomes first passenger ship in the world to use a rotor sail for wind-assisted propulsion

Viking Grace becomes first passenger ship in the world to use a rotor sail for wind-assisted propulsion
The “Viking Grace” with its new rotor sail installed 30 April 2018 – Viking Line has installed a rotor sail on the LNG-fuelled Viking Grace, making it the first passenger ship in the world equipped with a rotor sail for the utilisation of wind power. Lloyd’s Register (LR) approved...
April 30th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Technical, Technology | Read More

GAC Taiwan lands agency contract from DSLNG

GAC Taiwan lands agency contract from DSLNG
LNG Maleo ©DSLNG Taiwan, 30 April 2018 – GAC Taiwan has secured an agency contract from Donggi Senoro Liquefied Natural Gas (DSLNG), Indonesia’s leading liquefied natural gas provider, to handle its vessels’ calls and provide discharge agency and husbandry services at the ports of Taichung and...
April 30th, 2018 | Energy, LNG, Ship Agencies | Read More

HHRM and Hellenic Lloyds launch cooperation

HHRM and Hellenic Lloyds launch cooperation
Hellenic Lloyds SA is the successful bidder for specialized services for the assessment of Reports on Major Hazards, further to the relevant tender which had been announced by Hellenic Hydrocarbon Resources Management (HHRM). In particular, based on the agreements to be signed between the two companies,...
April 27th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Energy, Oil Industry | Read More

FUGRO provides seep hunting expertise offshore Brazil

FUGRO provides seep hunting expertise offshore Brazil
An actively seeping mud volcano as imaged by the MBE system of the Fugro Brasilis during calibration efforts. Working for multi-client geoscience data company, TGS, Fugro continues the hunt for hydrocarbon seeps, this time offshore Brazil. Two modern, purpose-built vessels – Fugro Brasilis and Fugro...
April 27th, 2018 | Energy, Gas, Oil Industry, Underwater Shipping | Read More

FUGRO’S award-winning expertise at OTC 2018 includes novel hurricane modelling

FUGRO’S award-winning expertise at OTC 2018 includes novel hurricane modelling
Fugro is making its mark on the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) this year with 14 presentations in the technical programme. Involving 32 of its global experts, Fugro is taking part in six conference sessions throughout the show as presenter or collaborator, and for one session, provides the chairperson....
April 26th, 2018 | Awards, Energy, Environment, Weather | Read More