Archive for the ‘Environment’ Category

Sovcomflot advances green shipping along the Northern Sea Route

Sovcomflot advances green shipping along the Northern Sea Route
.Sovcomflot Sovcomflot advances green shipping along the Northern Sea Route Two large-capacity Sovcomflot tankers using cleaner-burning LNG as a primary fuel, Mendeleev Prospect and Lomonosov Prospect, have successfully completed their respective voyages eastbound along the Northern Sea Route (NSR).  Lomonosov...
October 21st, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Bunkering, Environment, LNG, Tenders | Read More

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

Clean Arctic Alliance Welcomes MSC Decision to Avoid Arctic Shipping Route

Clean Arctic Alliance Welcomes MSC Decision to Avoid Arctic Shipping Route
Clean Arctic Alliance Welcomes MSC Decision to Avoid Arctic Shipping Route London, Monday, October 21, 2019:- Responding to the announcement that shipping company MSC “will not explore or use the Northern Sea Route between Europe and Asia for container shipping” and that it believes that shipping...
October 21st, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Climate, Emissions, Environment, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

Interferry innovation conference highlights zero-emissions quest

Interferry innovation conference highlights zero-emissions quest
Guy Platten Interferry innovation conference highlights zero-emissions quest Acknowledging the need to be a leader in the transition to a lower carbon future and eventually net zero emissions, global trade association Interferry convened its 44th annual conference on the theme of innovation –...
October 21st, 2019 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Environment, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

Your Transformation Update from Fathom.World – 20 Oct 2019

Your Transformation Update from Fathom.World – 20 Oct 2019
Your Transformation Update from Fathom.World Hello and welcome to the week’s Transformation. The coming 10 years has been called the decade of research and development. If shipping is to achieve the IMO’s 2050 decarbonisation target it needs to have some of the answers by 2030 in order for...
October 20th, 2019 | Communication, Emissions, Environment | 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

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

Registration is open – OI turns 50 and here is your invite

Registration is open – OI turns 50 and here is your invite
Registration is open – OI turns 50 and here is your invite Celebrate the world’s largest ocean technology exhibition and conference Oceanology International is turning 50, and you are invited to the celebration! The event brings the industry together, from businesses to government and thought leaders...
October 17th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Oceanology | Read More

Green inland shipping event

Green inland shipping event
. Green inland shipping event Innovative vessels visit port of Brussels Green inland shipping event on 16 october 2019 showed the most innovative solutions in inland navigation at the CO2 neutral port of Brussels. Green inland shipping event on 16 october 2019 showed the most innovative solutions in...
October 17th, 2019 | Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

Castrol advises industry to prepare for a “New Normal” in environmental compliance

Castrol advises industry to prepare for a “New Normal” in environmental compliance
. Castrol advsises industry to prepare for a “New Normal” in environmental compliance  Lubricants producer highlights persistent change on the horizon, adding that current compliance preparations are the start of wider industry journey LONDON, UK: Thursday, October 17, 2019 – Leading...
October 17th, 2019 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

ESPO publishes European port sector’s Environmental Report 2019

ESPO publishes European port sector’s Environmental Report 2019
Isabelle Ryckbost ESPO publishes European port sector’s Environmental Report 2019 17 October 2019 Today ESPO presented its annual Environmental Report for 2019 at the GreenPort Congress in Oslo. The ESPO Environmental Report includes more than 60 different environmental performance benchmarks including...
October 17th, 2019 | Environment, Reports | 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

GAC Pindar and MarineShift360 in partnership to develop Life Cycle Assessment tool

GAC Pindar and MarineShift360 in partnership to develop Life Cycle Assessment tool
GAC Pindar and MarineShift360 in partnership to develop Life Cycle Assessment tool GAC Pindar has joined forces with the MarineShift360 international collaboration to develop the first Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) tool to help the recreational and performance yachting world reduce its use of resources...
October 17th, 2019 | Emissions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Sailing, Yachting | Read More

The Union of Greek Shipowners backs Greek proposal to limit main engine power of ships as an immediately effective measure to reduce GHG emissions from ships

The Union of Greek Shipowners backs Greek proposal to limit main engine power of ships as an immediately effective measure to reduce GHG emissions from ships
Theodore El. Veniamis, The Union of Greek Shipowners backs Greek proposal to limit main engine power of ships as an immediately effective measure to reduce GHG emissions from ships In the context of materialising the United Nations International Maritime Organization’s (UN IMO) Initial Strategy for...
October 16th, 2019 | Associations, Comment, Emissions, Environment, IMO, News | Read More

Reed Smith Transportation Industry Group quarterly updates and articles – Q3

Reed Smith Transportation Industry Group quarterly updates and articles – Q3
From Reed Smith Shipping Reed Smith Transportation Industry Group quarterly updates and articles – Q3 This is our Reed Smith Shipping newsletter bringing together our thought leadership for each quarter. Below is a collection of our articles, blogs and webinars from July – September 2019. If...
October 15th, 2019 | Aviation, Emissions, Environment, Legal, Press and Media, Sanctions | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 14-Oct-2019 CONSTRUCTION OF JETTY AT TUAS VIEW Singapore UPGRADING WORKS AT JETTY Merak, Indonesia Construction of jetty at Tuas View Monday, October 14, 2019, Singapore From 01 November 2019 to 30 April 2020, construction work for a jetty at Tuas View will be carried out. According...
October 14th, 2019 | Construction, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

IMO: Addressing barriers to transboundary carbon capture and storage

IMO: Addressing barriers to transboundary carbon capture and storage
IMO: Addressing barriers to transboundary carbon capture and storage Resolution will allow provisional application of an amendment to allow sub-seabed geological formations for CO2 sequestration projects to be shared across national boundaries Transboundary export of carbon dioxide (CO2) for the purpose...
October 14th, 2019 | Emissions, Environment, IMO, Pollution | Read More

The best worldwide performers in health, safety or environmental management are named

The best worldwide performers in health, safety or environmental management are named
Sword of Honour Award The best worldwide performers in health, safety or environmental management are named British Safety Council announces the winners of the 2019 Sword of Honour and Globe of Honour awards The British Safety Council has announced the winners of this year’s Sword of Honour and Globe...
October 14th, 2019 | Awards, Environment, Health and Safety | 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

Addressing invasive species in ships’ ballast water – treaty amendments enter into force

Addressing invasive species in ships’ ballast water – treaty amendments enter into force
. Addressing invasive species in ships’ ballast water – treaty amendments enter into force  The BWM Convention amendments formalizing the implementation schedule for the D-2 standard are now in force.  Amendments to an international treaty aimed at preventing the spread of potentially invasive...
October 14th, 2019 | Environment, IMO, Organisations, Pollution, Regulatory | Read More

Your Transformation Update from Fathom.World – 13 Oct 2019

Your Transformation Update from Fathom.World – 13 Oct 2019
Your Transformation Update from Fathom.World Hello and welcome to the week’s Transformation. I believe the first scrubber was trialled on a ship (the UK ferry Pride of Kent) in 2006, and even then wash water quality was being tested. Now 13 years later the discussions about wash water continue,...
October 13th, 2019 | Environment, Press and Media | 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