Archive for the ‘Environment’ Category

NAMEPA and Partners are Finalists in Lloyd’s List Americas Awards

NAMEPA and Partners are Finalists in Lloyd’s List Americas Awards
Carleen Lyden Walker NAMEPA and Partners are Finalists in Lloyd’s List Americas Awards  NAMEPA, Liberian Registry and ProSea Selected as Finalists for 2019 Lloyd’s List Americas Awards for Collaborative Environmental Training Program The North American Marine Environment Protection Association...
August 19th, 2019 | Awards, Environment, Flags, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

WOC and PIANC Sign MOU

WOC and PIANC Sign MOU
WOC and PIANC Sign MOU WOC and the World Association for Waterborne Transport Infrastructure  (PIANC) sign MOU World Ocean Council and PIANC to Partner on Addressing Port/Coastal Infrastructure Adaptation to Extreme Weather Events and Advancing Young Professionals 16 August 2019 The World Ocean Council...
August 16th, 2019 | Climate, Emissions, Environment, Oceanology | Read More

Boat Show makes waves with community beach clean

Boat Show makes waves with community beach clean
Boat Show makes waves with community beach clean The boating community is being called upon to take part in a beach clean next Saturday (24 August 2019) to protect and support the iconic coastal habitat and wildlife. The clean, organised by Southampton International Boat Show, powered by Borrow A Boat,...
August 15th, 2019 | Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Pollution | Read More

Team Malizia and climate activist Greta Thunberg are on their way across the Atlantic

Team Malizia and climate activist Greta Thunberg are on their way across the Atlantic
Team Malizia and climate activist Greta Thunberg are on their way across the Atlantic Journey for the future. . Team Malizia and climate activist Greta Thunberg are on their way across the Atlantic with minimal CO2 emissions, a journey that aims to change the mindset of people around the world. Torqeedo...
August 14th, 2019 | Charity, Climate, Emissions, Environment, Sailing | Read More

Clean Arctic Alliance asks COSCO to come clean on Arctic Fuel Choice

Clean Arctic Alliance asks COSCO to come clean on Arctic Fuel Choice
Clean Arctic Alliance asks COSCO to come clean on Arctic Fuel Choice Beijing, 12 August 2019:- Responding to reports that the 190m-long COSCO-owned cargo vessel Tian’en is due to arrive in the Swedish port of Gävle on August 18, having traversed the Arctic’s Northern Sea Route between the Pacific...
August 12th, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Bunkering, Climate, Emissions, Environment, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

Nothing can stop the “Typhoon”…

Nothing can stop the “Typhoon”…
The “Typhoon” Nothing can stop the “Typhoon”… The Athanasios K. Laskaridis Foundation purchase of the Typhoon, a 76 meters long built in 2004 in Norway,  a specialist vessel to clean up the seas and coast lines –  even in areas which are inaccessible,  is a more than welcome...
August 11th, 2019 | Charity, Environment, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Surprise surprise the BDI is on the up…

Surprise surprise the BDI is on the up…
John Faraclas Surprise surprise the BDI is on the up The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) ended up eight point higher since yesterday and now stands at 1,720 points. Geopolitics as usual enigmatically perplexed might produce explosive situations from which Humanity will be greatly affected and conversely Shipping;...
August 8th, 2019 | Bribery and Corruption, Chartering, Comment, Corruption, Environment, Immigration, Insight, Markets, Military, News, Reports, Sanctions, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Time is ripe for radical EMU reform, OMFIF-DZ BANK capital markets conference

Time is ripe for radical EMU reform, OMFIF-DZ BANK capital markets conference
. Time is ripe for radical EMU reform, OMFIF-DZ BANK capital markets conference Thursday 8 August 2019  – Vol.10 Ed.32.3 Commentary: Time is ripe for radical EMU reform By Marcello Minenna in Rome Euro area reform is proceeding at a snail’s pace. The May European elections exposed a politically...
August 8th, 2019 | Banking, Climate, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Politics and Government, Reports | Read More

Port of Los Angeles and nearby Marine Exchange join NAMEPA

Port of Los Angeles and nearby Marine Exchange join NAMEPA
Kip Louttit, Marine Exchange of Southern California Port of Los Angeles and nearby Marine Exchange Join NAMEPA NAMEPA Expands US West Coast Presence as The Port of Los Angeles and Marine Exchange of Southern California Join as New Members August 7, 2019 – Carleen Lyden Walker, Co-Founder and Executive...
August 7th, 2019 | Associations, Clubs, Environment | Read More

2019 NAMEPA Marine Environment Protection Award Nominations Open

2019 NAMEPA Marine Environment Protection Award Nominations Open
2019 NAMEPA Marine Environment Protection Award Nominations Open NAMEPA annually recognizes companies, associations, government agencies, academic institutions and individuals whose efforts support our mission to “Save Our Seas”.  Since our inception in 2007, NAMEPA has been engaging maritime...
August 7th, 2019 | Associations, Awards, Environment | Read More

Worldwide Terminals Fernandina chooses Octopi by Navis’ SaaS TOS as part of its port modernization project

Worldwide Terminals Fernandina chooses Octopi by Navis’ SaaS TOS as part of its port modernization project
Worldwide Terminals Fernandina chooses Octopi by Navis’ SaaS TOS as part of its port modernization project Port of Fernandina, operated by Worldwide Terminals Fernandina, will go live with Octopi Q4 2019 Oakland, CA — August 7, 2019 — Octopi, part of  Navis, and Cargotec Corporation, provider...
August 7th, 2019 | Construction, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

Chelsea Technologies appoints Elizabeth Paull as its new managing director to drive further growth at a crucial time in the maritime sector

Chelsea Technologies appoints Elizabeth Paull as its new managing director to drive further growth at a crucial time in the maritime sector
Elizabeth Paull, managing director, Chelsea Technologies Chelsea Technologies appoints Elizabeth Paull as its new managing director to drive further growth at a crucial time in the maritime sector Former Sonardyne business development manager aims to further develop Chelsea Technologies as the market...
August 7th, 2019 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

ClassNK participates in a Working Group for Zero Emission Alternative Fuels

ClassNK participates in a Working Group for Zero Emission Alternative Fuels
ClassNK participates in a Working Group for Zero Emission Alternative Fuels Tokyo – Leading Classification Society ClassNK is participating in the “Cross-industrial Working Group Related to Zero Emission Alternative Ship Fuels” established by the CCR Study Group (*). This working group which ClassNK...
August 5th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Emissions, Environment | Read More

AAL’s Adoption Of The IMO Low Sulphur Regulation 2020

AAL’s Adoption Of The IMO Low Sulphur Regulation 2020
The “AAL Melbourne” AAL’s Adoption Of The IMO Low Sulphur Regulation 2020 August 2, 2019 – With widespread discussion and reporting about the IMO 2020 ‘Sulphur Cap’ regulation, coming into effect January 1st 2020, we would like to clarify our position and how we plan to move forward...
August 2nd, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Liner Shipping and Trade, Pollution | Read More

The Port of Venice calls upon European Ports to develop a new form of sustainable cruising together

The Port of  Venice calls upon European Ports to develop a new form of sustainable cruising together
The Port of  Venice calls upon European Ports to develop a new form of sustainable cruising together Venice, 1 August 2019 Palma de Mallorca, Marseille, Barcelona are a few of the European ports that the President of the North Adriatic Sea Port Authority, Pino Musolino, has sent a letter to in recent...
August 1st, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Environment, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Nidec ASI supplies the complete power management system for the mega yacht Wider 165

Nidec ASI supplies the complete power management system for the mega yacht Wider 165
. Nidec ASI supplies the complete power management system for the mega yacht Wider 165 Nidec ASI supplies the complete power management system for the mega yacht Wider 165 and charts the course for the 100% electrical navigation of the future Milan, August 1st, 2019 – Nidec ASI – head of...
August 1st, 2019 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology, Yachting | Read More

Join in the festivities of the August 15 holiday in Attica, under the majestic full moon!

Join in the festivities of the August 15 holiday in Attica, under the majestic full moon!
The full moon above the Temple of Posidon at Cape Sounion Join in the festivities of the August 15 holiday in Attica, under the majestic full moon! The greatest religious holiday of the summer and the most enchanting full moon of the year in a magical combination! This August in Attica we visit beautiful...
August 1st, 2019 | Environment, Events, Maritime Tourism, Religion, Tourism | Read More

Accelerating Islamic finance growth, International capital markets conference

Accelerating Islamic finance growth, International capital markets conference
… Accelerating Islamic finance growth, International capital markets conference Commentary: Accelerating Islamic finance growth By Mohamed Damak in Dubai Total Islamic finance assets increased by only around 2% in 2018, compared with 10% in 2017. The market is unlikely to fare much better in the...
August 1st, 2019 | Banking, Climate, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, Finance, Markets, News, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Topaz Energy and Marine Joins WOC

Topaz Energy and Marine Joins WOC
Topaz Energy and Marine Joins WOC Topaz Energy and Marine, a Leading Provider of Marine and Logistics Solutions to the Global Offshore Industry, Joins the WOC – the Global Blue Economy Business Organization 1 August 2019 The World Ocean Council is honored to announce the membership of Topaz Energy...
August 1st, 2019 | Energy, Environment, Logistics | Read More

KR launches KR GEARs for GHG emission data management and Ship Implementation Plans

KR launches KR GEARs for GHG emission data management and Ship Implementation Plans
KR launches KR GEARs for GHG emission data management and Ship Implementation Plans The Korean Register (KR) has established a new greenhouse gas (GHG) online data management system KR GEARs (GHG Emission Authentic Reporting System). The new service will help shipowners to comply with GHG regulations...
July 31st, 2019 | Classification Societies, Emissions, Environment, Pollution | Read More

Outdoor workers are most affected by air pollution in hot weather

Outdoor workers are most affected by air pollution in hot weather
The Time to Breathe campaign poster Outdoor workers are most affected by air pollution in hot weather British Safety Council welcomes HSE guidance on working in hot weather and looks forward to the regulator’s advice for outdoor employees working in polluted urban air As temperatures in Britain soar...
July 25th, 2019 | Climate, Emissions, Environment, Health and Safety, Pollution | Read More

MAN Energy Solutions team up with Hydrogenious LOHC Technologies and Frames Group to build hydrogen storage systems

MAN Energy Solutions team up with Hydrogenious LOHC Technologies and Frames Group to build hydrogen storage systems
Analysis of the hydrogen carrier oil – Picture by Hydrogenious LOHC Technologies MAN Energy Solutions team up with Hydrogenious LOHC Technologies and Frames Group to build hydrogen storage systems Cooperation agreement on industrial-scale hydrogenation plants Augsburg, July 25, 2019 − MAN Energy...
July 25th, 2019 | Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

From Aspirational to Feasible to Practical

From Aspirational to Feasible to Practical
From Aspirational to Feasible to Practical – the pathway to Zero-Emissions Shipping  Peering into the future – the near future, not the distant future – we see the beginnings of a pathway towards a goal that some believe is only aspirational: a zero-emissions shipping industry. It...
July 24th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Pollution | Read More

DNV GL supports 2020 sulphur compliance with online Ship Implementation Plan

DNV GL supports 2020 sulphur compliance with online Ship Implementation Plan
Sample vessel in DNV GL’s web-based Ship Implementation Plan application DNV GL supports 2020 sulphur compliance with online Ship Implementation Plan Oslo, 18 July 2019: As the days count down to the entry into force of the 2020 0.5% sulphur cap, preparation is key. DNV GL offers a free web-based application...
July 24th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Classification Societies, Emissions, Energy, Environment | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 23-Jul-2019 SEAWALL REINSTATEMENT WORKS AT SIU SAI WAN Hong Kong Seawall reinstatement works at Siu Sai Wan Tuesday, July 23, 2019, Hong Kong For approximately 5 months, seawall reinstatement works will be carried out within the area bounded by straight lines joining the following...
July 23rd, 2019 | Construction, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More