Archive for the ‘Environment’ Category

Your Transformation Update from Fathom World – 26 Jan 2020

Your Transformation Update from Fathom World – 26 Jan 2020
Your Transformation Update from Fathom World – 26 Jan 2020 Hi, If the number of patent applications is an indication of the amount of innovation or change that is coming into our industry, then data sourced by UK-based consultancy Thetius shows that this may be THE coming decade to watch. This...
January 26th, 2020 | Environment, Technical | Read More

Hot Port News fom GAC

Hot Port News fom GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 23-Jan-2020 ROCK EXCAVATION AND DREDGING IN KWAI TSING CONTAINER BASIN Hong Kong SUBMARINE OUTFALL MAINTENANCE WORKS OFF BLACK POINT POWER STATION Hong Kong Rock excavation and dredging in Kwai Tsing Container Basin Thursday, January 23, 2020, Hong Kong For approximately 5 months,...
January 23rd, 2020 | Construction, Containers, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port news from GAC 22-Jan-2020 WORKS AT TUAS WESTERN COAST Singapore INCIDENTS INVOLVING SHIPS UNDERWAY IN SINGAPORE STRAIT EASTBOUND LANE Singapore Works at Tuas Western Coast Wednesday, January 22, 2020, Singapore The working area for works being conducted at Tuas Western Coast has been revised. According...
January 22nd, 2020 | Construction, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Green bonds dispel ‘niche market’ status, The future of infrastructure finance

Green bonds dispel ‘niche market’ status, The future of infrastructure finance
Green bonds dispel ‘niche market’ status, The future of infrastructure finance Wednesday 22 January 2020  –  Vol.11 Ed.4.2 Commentary: Green bonds dispel ‘niche market’ status By Dániel Palotai and István Veres in Budapest Policy-makers must amplify green finance swiftly...
January 22nd, 2020 | Banking, Comment, Environment, Finance, Markets | Read More

Panalpina, now part of the DSV Panalpina Group, recognised as an ‘A lister’ for its efforts to combat climate change

Panalpina, now part of the DSV Panalpina Group, recognised as an ‘A lister’ for its efforts to combat climate change
. Panalpina, now part of the DSV Panalpina Group, recognised as an ‘A lister’ for its efforts to combat climate change Panalpina, which was acquired by DSV in 2019, has been commended for its climate action, achieving a place on non-profit CDP’s ‘A List’ for climate change, based on the...
January 21st, 2020 | Climate, Energy, Environment, Land Trasnport, Logistics | Read More

Fugro partners with Colombian Maritime Authority to complete seep hunting study

Fugro partners with Colombian Maritime Authority to complete seep hunting study
Fugro and DIMAR personnel onboard the ARC Roncador Fugro partners with Colombian Maritime Authority to complete seep hunting study Fugro and the Colombian Maritime Authority (Dirección General Maritima, DIMAR) have completed a joint environmental seep hunting study to help assess the country’s resource...
January 21st, 2020 | Environment, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Ground-breaking ceremony celebrates maritime links with Liverpool

Ground-breaking ceremony celebrates maritime links with Liverpool
. Ground-breaking ceremony celebrates maritime links with Liverpool The Isle of Man’s historic maritime links with Liverpool were celebrated on Friday at a ground-breaking ceremony on the site of the Isle of Man Ferry Terminal in the city.  The event, led by Chief Minister Howard Quayle MHK, was attended...
January 20th, 2020 | Construction, Maritime History and Museums, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Your Transformation Update from Fathom World

Your Transformation Update from Fathom World
Your Transformation Update from Fathom World Hi, Here’s the weekly Transformation that aims to lift the lid on the evolution of the shipping and maritime space. This week we have the first three parts of our examination of how the leading third-party ship management companies have transformed...
January 19th, 2020 | Communication, Environment, IT and Communications, Shipmanagement | Read More

Hempel World Cup Series Miami participants team up to rescue a coral reef

Hempel World Cup Series Miami participants team up to rescue a coral reef
. Hempel World Cup Series Miami participants team up to rescue a coral reef  Ahead of the Hempel World Cup Series event in Miami, USA, sailors and officials teamed up on Friday 17 January to rescue a coral reef. The expedition, led by World Sailing and the University of Miami, and supported by Hempel,...
January 18th, 2020 | Charity, Environment, Oceanology, Pollution, Sailing, Sports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 17-Jan-2020 TERMINAL EXTENDS LANDSIDE OPERATING HOURS Melbourne, Australia SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS & HYDROGRAPHIC SURVEY Hong Kong CORAL TRANSLOCATION Hong Kong Terminal extends landside operating hours Friday, January 17, 2020, Melbourne, Australia Growing volumes...
January 17th, 2020 | Construction, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

New 2020 HELMEPA Refresher Training Program

New 2020 HELMEPA Refresher Training Program
. New 2020 HELMEPA Refresher Training Program A new decade has begun with renewed hopes and aspirations for all of us. Global shipping enters the new era facing a complex, demanding regulatory framework in pursuit of the goal of “Safe, Secure and Efficient Ships on Clean Seas”. To assist its Volunteer...
January 17th, 2020 | Emissions, Environment, Maritime Education and Training, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

Maritime Minister Hails Port’s Green Credentials

Maritime Minister Hails Port’s Green Credentials
.. Maritime Minister Hails Port’s Green Credentials The Maritime Minister, Nusrat Ghani, has today (Thursday, 16 January) hailed the Port of Blyth as one of the leading lights in the British maritime industry’s push for a greener, cleaner future. Visiting the port, the Minister saw first-hand the...
January 16th, 2020 | Environment, News, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Fugro wins geotechnical site investigation contract off the Dutch coast

Fugro wins geotechnical site investigation contract off the Dutch coast
. Fugro wins geotechnical site investigation contract off the Dutch coast Following last year’s geotechnical contract for the Hollandse Kust (west) Offshore Wind Farm Zone, Fugro has been awarded a geotechnical site investigation contract for the Ten noorden van de Waddeneilanden Wind Farm Zone...
January 16th, 2020 | Construction, Energy, Environment | Read More

IBIA & S&P Global Platts – Dubai Conference

IBIA & S&P Global Platts – Dubai Conference
IBIA & S&P Global Platts – Dubai Conference MIDDLE EAST BUNKER FUEL CONFERENCE  WITH S&P GLOBAL PLATTS    March 11-12, 2020 Queen Elizabeth 2 Hotel, (QE2), Dubai, UAE WHERE THE BUNKER INDUSTRY CONNECTS   Dear Colleague, The IMO 2020 sulfur cap has finally arrived. What is...
January 15th, 2020 | Associations, Bunkering, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Adnavem enables sustainable container shipping by launching the Greenest Choice

Adnavem enables sustainable container shipping by launching the Greenest Choice
Andreas Wramsmyr CEO Adnavem Adnavem enables sustainable container shipping by launching the Greenest Choice  The tech company is launching a new service on their online marketplace allowing companies to easily identify the greenest route and consciously choose transport modes with the least impact...
January 15th, 2020 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

ABB presents recommendation for zero-emission marine technology to US Congress

ABB presents recommendation for zero-emission marine technology to US Congress
ABB presents recommendation for zero-emission marine technology to US Congress ABB presents recommendation for zero-emission marine technology to US Congress ABB Marine & Ports delivered testimony in the US House of Representatives Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure about the future of...
January 14th, 2020 | Emissions, Environment, Ports & Terminals | Read More

WOG engages with ChangeNow Summit 2020

WOG engages with ChangeNow Summit 2020
WORLD OCEAN COUNCIL (WOC) ENGAGES WITH CHANGENOW SUMMIT 2020 (PARIS, 30 JAN-1 FEB) WOC Partners to Advance Solutions and Innovations for the Planet 14 January 2020 The World Ocean Council (WOC) is honoured to become Ambassador Partner to ChangeNOW Summit, the impact-accelerator event designed to bring...
January 14th, 2020 | Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

Maxim Kulinko: “First-ever phase-by-phase approach applied to ensure year-round navigation on the Northern Sea Route”

Maxim Kulinko: “First-ever phase-by-phase approach applied to ensure year-round navigation on the Northern Sea Route”
Maxim Kulinko NSR Directorate Maxim Kulinko: “First-ever phase-by-phase approach applied to ensure year-round navigation on the Northern Sea Route” In his interview with IAA PortNews, Maxim Kulinko, Deputy Head of the Northern Sea Route Directorate – Head of Rosatom’s Department for Development...
January 13th, 2020 | Arctic Shipping, Bunkering, Environment, Interviews | Read More

World’s most environmentally friendly RoPax to be safety secured by NAPA

World’s most environmentally friendly RoPax to be safety secured by NAPA
Kvarken Ferry World’s most environmentally friendly RoPax to be safety secured by NAPA Helsinki, Finland – 13 January 2020 – NAPA, the leading maritime software, services and data analysis provider has announced the signing of a new contract with the northernmost year-round ferry, Wasaline, for...
January 13th, 2020 | Environment, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 10-Jan-2020 MARINE WORKS AT NORTH-EASTERN CORNER OF NEW YAU MA TEI TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong HIGH WATER ADVISORY: 30′ AND RISING Lower Mississippi River, United States CARGO VESSEL COLLIDES WITH FISHING BOAT Istanbul, Turkey PORT REMAINS AT ISPS LEVEL 1 Khalifa Bin Salman...
January 10th, 2020 | Construction, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Inland Waterways, Maritime Accidents, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

The future of mussel farming: Damen leads the way with zero emissions research

The future of mussel farming: Damen leads the way with zero emissions research
The future of mussel farming The future of mussel farming: Damen leads the way with zero emissions research Damen Maaskant Shipyards Stellendam coordinating multi-party hybrid and electric propulsion research project Damen Maaskant Shipyards Stellendam is heading a research project to investigate the...
January 10th, 2020 | Emissions, Environment, Fisheries, Food and Drink | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
Hot Port news from GAC 09-Jan-2020 DREDGING AT KWAI TSING CONTAINER TERMINALS 1, 2 & 5 Hong Kong SAFETY & SECURITY ZONES FOR COLLEGE FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS New Orleans, United States UPDATE ON SINGLE-USE PLASTICS BAN India Dredging at Kwai Tsing Container Terminals 1, 2 & 5 Thursday, January...
January 9th, 2020 | Construction, Environment, Pollution, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sports | Read More

Transport-Led Development in London and the South East

Transport-Led Development in London and the South East
Transport-Led Development in London and the South East There is now only 1 week to go until Transport-Led Development in London and the South East which will be taking place on the 15th of January in London. Attend to discover the future plans and strategies for unlocking new areas within the region...
January 6th, 2020 | Aviation, Construction, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

NAMEPA to host 2020 Benkert Awards

NAMEPA to host 2020 Benkert Awards
The Benkert Medallion is presented to maritime-related companies for their outstanding work in marine environmental protection. NAMEPA to host 2020 Benkert Awards  NAMEPA to Host 2020 RADM William M. Benkert Environmental Award Presentation December 17, 2019 – The North American Marine Environment...
January 6th, 2020 | Associations, Awards, Environment, Events | Read More

Low sulphur fuel prices rise USD 165 per MT through December in Singapore

Low sulphur fuel prices rise USD 165 per MT through December in Singapore
Low sulphur fuel prices rise USD 165 per MT through December in Singapore Very-Low Sulphur Fuel Oil (VLSFO) prices have risen to USD 710 per metric tonne in Singapore on 2 January 2020, a price increase of 30%, when compared to 2 December 2019. The newly implemented IMO2020 Sulphur Cap marks a milestone...
January 3rd, 2020 | BIMCO, Bunkering, Emissions, Energy, Ports & Terminals | Read More