Archive for the ‘Emissions’ Category

An Easter Day and note to remember

An Easter Day and note to remember
Happy Easter An Easter Day and note to remember Happy Easter, He Has Risen! Part of the Christian World Celebrates Easter today – particularly the Western so to speak Christians. On a unique sunny day with temperatures soaring to 21C,  instead of our classic Easter Sunday visit in Hampstead Heath, we*...
April 21st, 2019 | Anniversaries, Climate, Comment, Emissions, Environment, Events, Food and Drink, Holidays, Insight, Maritime History and Museums, Politics and Government, Pollution, Religion, Reports | Read More

North P&I Club – It’s time to prepare for the big switch

North P&I Club – It’s time to prepare for the big switch
Teijha Smyth, Deputy Director (FE&D), North P&I North P&I Club – It’s time to prepare for the big switch 18 April 2019 – North P&I Club has updated its guidance on the 2020 Sulphur Cap for Members, helping them prepare for the big switch to compliance on 1 January 2020....
April 18th, 2019 | Emissions, Environment, P and I Clubs | Read More

IMO guidance on implementation plan for compliance with 0.50% Sulphur limit under Annex VI

IMO guidance on implementation plan for compliance with 0.50% Sulphur limit under Annex VI
APRIL 16, 2019   IMO GUIDANCE ON IMPLEMENTATION PLAN FOR COMPLIANCE WITH 0.50% SULFUR LIMIT UNDER MARPOL ANNEX VI Your Managers would like to draw your attention to the International Maritime Organization (IMO) guidance as set forth in the annex to the attached document MEPC.1/Circ.878, Guidance...
April 16th, 2019 | Emissions, Environment, IMO, Organisations | Read More

The BDI@738: a good start for the market’s resurrection?

The BDI@738: a good start for the market’s resurrection?
John Faraclas The BDI@738: a good start for the market’s resurrection? The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained 12 points and now stands at 38; a good start for the market’s resurrection… Geopolitics still might produce upheavals in all fronts… John Faraclas’ daily recap: The Capes’ BCI was up...
April 15th, 2019 | Breaking News, Chartering, Corruption, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Environment, Markets, Military, Reports, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Recognizing Resilient Infrastructure – IAPH Award to choose from three examples of IT systems built to last that benefit port users

Recognizing Resilient Infrastructure – IAPH Award to choose from three examples of IT systems built to last that benefit port users
Recognizing Resilient Infrastructure – IAPH Award to choose from three examples of IT systems built to last that benefit port users A proven single window system for all stakeholders, a voyage calculator including carbon footprint and a community 5G network – all strong finalists selected...
April 15th, 2019 | Associations, Awards, Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Pollution, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Independent study reveals LNG reduces shipping GHG emissions by up to 21%

Independent study reveals LNG reduces shipping GHG emissions by up to 21%
Independent study reveals LNG reduces shipping GHG emissions by up to 21%  Landmark Well-to-Wake study represents definitive figures for GHG emissions and confirms LNG as major contributor in meeting IMO’s 2050 GHG targets for shipping LONDON, 11th April 2019: The independent study report launched...
April 12th, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment | Read More

Harvey Gulf selects Wärtsilä solution for first PSV hybrid retrofit in the Americas

Harvey Gulf selects Wärtsilä solution for first PSV hybrid retrofit in the Americas
The Wärtsilä hybrid system has the integrated systems all installed within a single container. Harvey Gulf selects Wärtsilä solution for first PSV hybrid retrofit in the Americas Wärtsilä Corporation, 9 April 2019 at 7 pm EEST – A hybrid retrofit installation, featuring an energy storage...
April 9th, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Ship Conversions | Read More

What a splash that was on the first day of the 23rd Natural & Organic Products Europe 2019 at ExCel!

What a splash that was on the first day of the 23rd Natural & Organic Products Europe 2019 at ExCel!
A general view of the exhibition hall What a splash was the first day of the 23d Natural & Organic Products Europe 2019 at ExCel! Nothing can stop health, beauty and food – the three most ancient issues and causes of human life over many millennia! A great opening with too many guests from all...
April 7th, 2019 | Climate, Clubs, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Consumers Market, Emissions, Environment, Exhibitions, Food and Drink, HR, Medical, Pollution | Read More

The Ambassador of Japan at HELMEPA

The Ambassador of Japan at HELMEPA
l to r:  Dimitris C. Mitsatsos, Y. Shimizu and Chr. Prekezes, HELMEPA Executive Coordinator, at the environmental exhibition in Paleon Faliron The Ambassador of Japan at HELMEPA Today, 4 April 2019, HELMEPA was honored by the visit of Mr. Yasuhiro Shimizu, the Japanese Ambassador in Greece, who has...
April 4th, 2019 | Associations, Climate, Emissions, Environment, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

EMFF: Ticking time-bomb for the ocean

EMFF: Ticking time-bomb for the ocean
..Seas at Risk EMFF: Ticking time-bomb for the ocean The European Parliament plenary voted today on how to spend approximately EUR 6 billion of European taxpayers’ money on ocean-linked activities under the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF) 2021-2027. The decision to reintroduce subsidies...
April 4th, 2019 | Climate, Emissions, Environment, Fisheries, News, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Do you want to be part of 2020 Bunker historic changes, then take part on the IBIA Annual Convention 2019!

Do you want to be part of 2020 Bunker historic changes, then take part on the IBIA Annual Convention 2019!
With the IBIA Annual Convention 2018, in Copenhagen rated as the #1 Convention of 2018 in the Global Shipping industry, by AllAboutShipping.co.uk,  the IBIA Annual Convention 2019 promises to be even better. The International Bunker Industry Association (IBIA) would like to see you at the IBIA Annual...
April 3rd, 2019 | Associations, Bunkering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Energy, Environment, IMO, News, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

HELMEPA’s Environmental exhibition in Tripolis comes to a close

HELMEPA’s Environmental exhibition in Tripolis comes to a close
.. HELMEPA’s Environmental exhibition in Tripolis comes to a close The mobile Exhibition of HELMEPA titled “Marine Environment and Sciences” was hosted at the Apostolopouleio Cultural Center of Tripolis and operated under the auspices of the local Municipality between 19 and 28 March 2019. In cooperation...
April 3rd, 2019 | Associations, Climate, Emissions, Environment, Exhibitions, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

Verifavia Shipping diversifies with launch of inventory of hazardous material (IHM) services

Verifavia Shipping diversifies with launch of inventory  of hazardous material (IHM) services
… Verifavia Shipping diversifies with launch of inventory  of hazardous material (IHM) services  New IHM service offering coincides with opening of new office in Chandigarh PARIS, CHANDIGARH, SINGAPORE – 2nd APRIL 2019: Verifavia, the world’s leading emissions verification company for the...
April 2nd, 2019 | Aviation, Emissions, Environment, Pollution, Ship Demolitions | Read More

ClassNK Provides Support with the 2020 Sulphur Cap

ClassNK Provides Support with the 2020 Sulphur Cap
ClassNK Provides Support with the 2020 Sulphur Cap Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK has developed “Guidance for onboard use of Compliant Fuel Oil with SOx regulation from 2020” and an implementation plan sample for switching to compliant fuel oil in order to support the industry...
April 2nd, 2019 | Classification Societies, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Pollution | Read More

IMO infographic highlights benefits of IMO 2020 sulphur rule

IMO infographic highlights benefits of IMO 2020 sulphur rule
IMO infographic highlights benefits of IMO 2020 sulphur rule Infographic can be downloaded here: ow.ly/DJkc30oh5Y3  The main type of “bunker” oil for ships is heavy fuel oil, derived as a residue from crude oil distillation. Crude oil contains sulphur which, following combustion in the engine,...
April 1st, 2019 | Bunkering, Emissions, Energy, Environment, IMO, Organisations, Pollution | Read More

LR launches industry first airborne noise notation for ships in ports

LR launches industry first airborne noise notation for ships in ports
LR launches industry first airborne noise notation for ships in ports Lloyd’s Register (LR) has released a new airborne noise emission notation (ABN) and ShipRight procedure to meet increasing demand for a standard and methodology to control airborne noise emissions from ships. The new notation...
March 28th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Emissions, Environment, News, Pollution, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Spillcon 2019

Spillcon 2019
Early bird rate ending soon The early bird delegate rate ends on 31st March. Book now at the rate of $1,100 + GST. This rate includes the three day conference, Monday and Wednesday cocktail parties, Thursday conference dinner and pre-registered attendance at a choice of Monday and Friday workshops....
March 28th, 2019 | Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

Are you ready for 2020 Fuels?

Are you ready for 2020 Fuels?
Are you ready for 2020 Fuels? IBC 2019 will most likely be the last conference to get the latest status, market overviews and solutions before you set sail into these challenging waters.  Bureau Veritas VeriFuel is proud to be the main sponsor of the International Bunker Conference (IBC) for the fourth...
March 26th, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Pollution, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

World Premiere: IKEA, CMA CGM and The GoodShipping Program join forces to test sustainable marine bio-fuel oil

World Premiere: IKEA, CMA CGM and The GoodShipping Program join forces to test sustainable marine bio-fuel oil
Picture credit: CMA CGM World Premiere: IKEA, CMA CGM and The GoodShipping Program join forces to test sustainable marine bio-fuel oil  •    Landmark refuelling scheduled for March 19th on a CMA CGM vessel, marks a major step towards the decarbonisation of ocean freight •    Second generation...
March 12th, 2019 | Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, Logistics, Technical, Technology | Read More

More shipowners join CSA 2020 in support of EGCS

More shipowners join CSA 2020 in support of EGCS
Roger Stevens More shipowners join CSA 2020 in support of EGCS Wallenius Wilhelmsen is the latest shipowner to join the Clean Shipping Alliance 2020 (CSA 2020), increasing the organisation’s membership to 35 shipowners operating a combined fleet of almost 2500 vessels. Other companies to have recently...
March 6th, 2019 | Associations, Emissions, Environment, Pollution | Read More

EU-PolarNet White Papers released

EU-PolarNet White Papers released
Five White Papers Published by EU-PolarNet, within which the WOC is a Working Partner, as a Follow-Up to 2018 Workshop Working Towards an Integrated European Polar Research Program 6 March 2019 The EU-PolarNet White Paper Workshop convened 50 international experts in La Cristalera, Spain, in September...
March 6th, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Climate, Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

DNV GL issues Norsepower first-ever design type approval for onboard Wind Propulsion System

DNV GL issues Norsepower first-ever design type approval for onboard Wind Propulsion System
Seppo Liukkonen, Principal Surveyor, DNV GL (centre), presenting the first-ever type approval design certificate for onboard wind propulsion system, to Jarkko Väinämö, Norsepower CTO (right), and Otto Valkeisenmäki, Norsepower Certification Engineer (left). HELSINKI – 5 March 2019: Norsepower...
March 5th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Awards, Bunkering, Classification Societies, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

WOC Announces Conference Chair for the 2019 Sustainable Ocean Summit, Paris, 20-22 Nov

WOC Announces Conference Chair for the 2019 Sustainable Ocean Summit, Paris, 20-22 Nov
Frédéric Moncany de Saint-Aignan, President, French Maritime Cluster The World Ocean Council (WOC) is proud to announce that Mr. Frédéric Moncany de Saint-Aignan, President, French Maritime Cluster, is the Conference Chair for the 7th Sustainable Ocean Summit (SOS), Paris, 20-22 November 2019. Mr....
March 4th, 2019 | Associations, Climate, Emissions, Environment, Pollution | Read More

Ship owners must look beyond 2020 compliance solutions to mitigate risk of costly failures and downtime – says Auramarine

Ship owners must look beyond 2020 compliance solutions to mitigate risk of costly failures and downtime – says Auramarine
Ship bunkering Auramarine launches ‘Get ready for 2020’ initiative to help owners and operators manage the operational impact of new compliant fuels and mitigate the risk of engine damage and downtime, ensuring vessel safety, efficient operations and profitability  Turku, Finland, 28 February...
March 1st, 2019 | Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, News, Pollution, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

World Fuel Services increases bunker capacity in Port of Gibraltar

World Fuel Services increases bunker capacity in Port of Gibraltar
World Fuel Services extends its physical bunker operations capacity in the port of Gibraltar with the addition of two barges World Fuel Services increases bunker capacity in port of Gibraltar Miami, Florida, US (27 February 2019) – World Fuel Services (WFS), via its fully owned subsidiary Gib Oil...
February 27th, 2019 | Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, Pollution | Read More