Archive for the ‘Short Sea Shipping’ Category

Motoring into a more joined-up era: the challenge which will be posed at the European Short Sea Shipping Conference 2015

Motoring into a more joined-up era: the challenge which will be posed at the European Short Sea Shipping Conference 2015
Jose Anselmo Motoring into a more joined-up era: the challenge which will be posed at the European Short Sea Shipping Conference 2015 Healthy customer demand on key routes coinciding with volatile freight rates and pressures for greater efficiency is among the challenges facing short-sea operators, and...
April 10th, 2015 | Automobiles, Canals, Car trade, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Cruise Ferry, European Union, Events, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Liner Shipping and Trade, Logistics, Markets, Organisations, People and Places, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Short Sea Shipping, Short-sea shipping, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Boosting regional maritime security coordination in west and central Africa

Boosting regional maritime security coordination in west and central Africa
The IMO’s HQ’s in London 26/03/2015 A regional workshop organized by IMO, in cooperation with the Government of Angola, is being held in Luanda, Angola (24-27 March), to discuss the implementation of the Code of Conduct concerning the repression of piracy, armed robbery against ships and...
March 26th, 2015 | Breaking News, Bribery and Corruption, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, ILO, IMO, Legal, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Fraud, Maritime Fraud, Organisations, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory, Safety and Security, Sanctions, Seizures, Short Sea Shipping, Story of the Day, Trade and Commerce, UN | Read More

RORO 2014 is on and better than before

RORO 2014 is on and better than before
Dirk Visser delivering his slides paper RORO 2014* opened earlier this morning at London’s ExCel Conference and Exhibition Centre in east London!  This specialist exhibition dedicated to the roll-on-roll-off industry brings together senior level logistics professionals from across the globe for three...
June 24th, 2014 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, Markets, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Short Sea Shipping | Read More

Finnlines selects Wärtsilä systems to reduce Baltic Sea environmental impact

Finnlines selects Wärtsilä systems to reduce Baltic Sea environmental impact
Wärtsilä scrubber systems are selected for six modern Ro-Ro vessels of Finnlines. Wärtsilä Corporation,  15 May 2014 at 10 am EET – With new stringent sulphur oxide (SOx) emission regulations due to be enforced from January 2015, Finnlines has ordered Wärtsilä Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems...
May 15th, 2014 | Corporate Social Responsibility, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Ship Conversions, Short Sea Shipping, Technical, Technology | Read More

Bureau Veritas to class largest gas-fuelled ro-pax fleet

Bureau Veritas to class largest gas-fuelled ro-pax fleet
  Brittany Ferries LNG-fuelled ropax. Credit Brittany Ferries and STX France Leading international classification society Bureau Veritas is to class a gas-fuelled major ro-ro passenger ferry newbuilding and oversee the conversion of three existing ro-pax ferries to LNG power for Brittany Ferries....
March 10th, 2014 | Breaking News, Classification Societies, Coastal Shipping, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Short Sea Shipping, Technology, Tourism | Read More

The world’s fastest high speed ferry is powered by Wärtsilä Axial Waterjets

The world’s fastest high speed ferry is powered by Wärtsilä Axial Waterjets
The Francisco Wärtsilä Corporation, 23 July 2013 at 12 noon EET – Wärtsilä’s axial waterjets power the ‘Francisco’, the world’s fastest high speed ferry and the first fast ferry to utilize liquefied natural gas (LNG) as fuel. The vessel has successfully passed its sea...
July 23rd, 2013 | Coastal Shipping, LNG, Marine Equipment, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Short Sea Shipping | Read More

Greek Shipping: get your act together! All sectors and stakeholders must come to their senses; politicians and unions first!

Greek Shipping: get your act together! All sectors and stakeholders must come to their senses; politicians and unions first!
John N. Faraclas The following are the main points from the latest John Faraclas live interview to Panos Thomakos on SBC TV last Friday the 8th  of February 2013: 1. On the Markets, Faraclas and following Moundreas’ weekly video on the state of the market- chartering, S & P, as well as the shipbuilding...
February 11th, 2013 | Associations, Bribery and Corruption, Coastal Shipping, Disputes, Energy, Labour Disputes, Logistics, Maritime Tourism, Markets, News, Ocean Shipping, Organisations, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Sales and Purchases, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Short Sea Shipping, Stock Markets, Strikes | Read More

Shortsea 12 The European Shortsea Convention The Mansion House, Dublin Thursday, 24th May 2012

Shortsea 12 The European Shortsea Convention The Mansion House, Dublin Thursday, 24th May 2012
Shortsea 12, The European Shortsea Convention in Dublin, marks the first time Coastlink has entered into a joint venture with the Irish Maritime Development Office (IMDO) to organise a shortsea conference. However, there are strong foundations to this cooperation, IMDO having provided substantial assistance...
April 25th, 2012 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Short Sea Shipping | Read More