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EU Commission prolongs Cyprus Shipping Deputy Ministry Maritime Transport scheme

EU Commission prolongs Cyprus Shipping Deputy Ministry Maritime Transport scheme
Natasa Pilides, Cyprus Shipping Deputy Minister EU Commission prolongs Cyprus Shipping Deputy Ministry Maritime Transport scheme Approved scheme bolsters the competitiveness of the EU maritime transport sector and ship registration in Europe CYPRUS, 17 December 2019: The EU Commission, under EU state...
December 17th, 2019 | European Union, News, Taxation | Read More

Wärtsilä Vessel Traffic Service to increase efficiency of Europe’s 2nd largest RoRo port

Wärtsilä Vessel Traffic Service to increase efficiency of Europe’s 2nd largest RoRo port
The Wärtsilä VTS will effectively manage vessel traffic in the French harbours of Calais and Boulogne to deliver greater operational efficiency and safety. Wärtsilä Vessel Traffic Service to increase efficiency of Europe’s 2nd largest RoRo port Wärtsilä Corporation, 17 December 2019 at 10...
December 17th, 2019 | Health and Safety, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

IACS Council 80

IACS Council 80
IACS Council 80 IACS Council welcomes substantial progress made on Cyber and IQARB and says farewell to its long-standing Accredited Representative to IMO. The IACS Council held its 80th session (C80) in London last week, where the focus was Cyber Safety, IQARB and Quality matters, along with further...
December 16th, 2019 | Associations, Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IACS | Read More

VIKING to supply HydroPen container firefighting system for V.Ships

VIKING to supply HydroPen container firefighting system for V.Ships
HydroPen product VIKING to supply HydroPen container firefighting system for V.Ships Container firefighting across the V.Ships Hamburg container ship fleet has been entrusted to the HydroPenTM system, after VIKING Life-Saving Equipment secured a contract to protect over 40 ships against one of the industry’s...
December 16th, 2019 | Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security | Read More

Cutting costs by optimizing engine performance and Fuel Compatibility Tester

Cutting costs by optimizing engine performance and Fuel Compatibility Tester
Matthias Winkler, Managing Director CMT Cutting costs by optimizing engine performance and Fuel Compatibility Tester Fuel compatibility and Diesel engine performance measurement, particularly in respect of reducing maintenance cost, was the focus of attention for over a hundred members of the shipping...
December 15th, 2019 | Associations, Bunkering, Climate, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Falling BDI might be worse next week…

Falling BDI might be worse next week…
Falling BDI might be worse next week… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 33 points earlier on today and now stands at 1,355; on a weekly basis the BDI was down 203 points from last week’s (06/12) 1,558. So the 1,400 and 1,500 thresholds has …vanished. The main culprit being, one again, the Capes…...
December 13th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Food and Drink, Holidays, Logistics, Markets, Military, People and Places, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Ship Agencies, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Fifth ABS Hellenic Technical Committee Meeting

Fifth ABS Hellenic Technical Committee Meeting
… Fifth ABS Hellenic Technical Committee Meeting More than 40 maritime industry leaders took part in a lively workshop at the fifth ABS Hellenic Technical Committee. The committee heard from three guest speakers. Joe Baker, Anemoi Marine Technologies, UK, spoke on Flettner Rotors; Georgios Bourtzos,...
December 13th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Technical | Read More

Sulphur readiness and Gas as fuel in the focus of Lloyd’s Register Hellenic Technical Committee (HTC)

Sulphur readiness and Gas as fuel in the focus of Lloyd’s Register Hellenic Technical Committee (HTC)
.. Sulphur readiness and Gas as fuel in the focus of Lloyd’s Register Hellenic Technical Committee (HTC) Almost 60 representatives from the Greek shipping industry, participating at the Lloyd’s Register Hellenic Technical Committee (HTC) convened on 10th December 2019, to have a closer look on the...
December 13th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Technical | Read More

LNG proves compelling for VLCCs

LNG proves compelling for VLCCs
  LNG proves compelling for VLCCs  New independent study confirms LNG delivers strong return on investment for VLCCs on the Arabian Gulf to China trade route LONDON, December 12 2019: SEA\LNG has today released the results of its third investment study, which underlines liquefied...
December 12th, 2019 | Bunkering, LNG, Tankers | Read More

Wärtsilä to divest its ELAC Nautik business ​​​​​​​

Wärtsilä to divest its ELAC Nautik business ​​​​​​​
Wärtsilä to divest its ELAC Nautik business ​​​​​​​ Wärtsilä Corporation, 12 December 2019 at 9 am EET The technology group Wärtsilä announces the divestment of shares in Wärtsilä ELAC Nautik GmbH (ELAC Nautik) to Cohort plc, a UK listed company, specialising in defence,...
December 12th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator wins Lloyd’s List Award for Excellence in Data and Technology Innovation.

Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator wins Lloyd’s List Award for Excellence in Data and Technology Innovation.
l to r: Steve Price, Programme Director, Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator, Jan Przydatek, Director of Technologies, Lloyd’s Register Foundation and Maurizio Pilu, VP Digital Innovation. Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator wins Lloyd’s List Award for Excellence in Data and Technology Innovation. The...
December 11th, 2019 | Awards, Classification Societies | Read More

SAL Heavy Lift becomes world’s first with new emissions reduction technology

SAL Heavy Lift becomes world’s first with new emissions reduction technology
SAL Heavy Lift becomes world’s first with new emissions reduction technology Hamburg, 11 December 2019 SAL Heavy Lift sets itself as a green-tech front runner and becomes the first shipping company in the world to adopt a new hydrogen/methanol technology to its fleet. With significant emission reductions...
December 11th, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

NAPA partners with industry leaders to increase passenger ship safety in European Commission funded FLARE project

NAPA partners with industry leaders to increase passenger ship safety in European Commission funded FLARE project
NAPA Emergency Computer provides an integrated decision support solution for increased safety NAPA partners with industry leaders to increase passenger ship safety in European Commission funded FLARE project Helsinki, Finland 11 December 2019 – NAPA, the leading maritime software, services and data...
December 11th, 2019 | Health and Safety, IT and Communications, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Safety and Security, Technology | Read More

Celebrating 150 years in China: Lloyd’s Register at Marintec 2019.

Celebrating 150 years in China: Lloyd’s Register at Marintec 2019.
CSSC and LR to collaborate on decarbonisation and digitalisation research Celebrating 150 years in China: Lloyd’s Register at Marintec 2019. Maritime conversation dominated by energy efficiency, technology and the need to address decarbonisation challenges at Marintec 2019, which took place last week...
December 10th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Classification Societies, Events, News | Read More

Bureau Veritas Hellenic Marine Technical Committee celebrates its 20-years anniversary.

Bureau Veritas Hellenic Marine Technical Committee celebrates its 20-years anniversary.
The Members of the 31st Hellenic Marine Technical Committe of Bureau Veritas Bureau Veritas Hellenic Marine Technical Committee celebrates its 20-years anniversary. Piraeus, December 10th, 2019 The 31st Hellenic Marine Technical Committee Meeting of Bureau Veritas Piraeus was held on the 19th of November...
December 10th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums | Read More

probunkers receives The Sustainability Award at the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019

probunkers receives The Sustainability Award  at the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019
Probunkers’ CEO Alexander Prokopakis with Lloyd’s Register’s Marine & Offshore Regional Manager, South Europe, Theodosis Stamatelos probunkers receives The Sustainability Award  at the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019 Athens, Greece, December 10th 2019 – probunkers...
December 10th, 2019 | Awards, Bunkering, Energy, Environment, Events, LNG | Read More

Bureau Veritas joins the Coalition for Maritime Environmental and Energy Transition

Bureau Veritas joins the Coalition for Maritime Environmental and Energy Transition
‘Christophe Chauviere, Marine Chief Executive, France for Bureau Veritas formally signs the coalition agreement alongside Elizabeth Borne, Minister for the Ecological Transition. On the left side of Mrs Borne sits Jean-Philippe Bonnet, Délégué régional Méditerranée chez RTE Réseau de Transport....
December 9th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, News | Read More

Wärtsilä & CSSC Huangpu Wenchong Shipbuilding Company Limited agree to jointly develop hybrid vessels for the future

Wärtsilä & CSSC Huangpu Wenchong Shipbuilding Company Limited agree to jointly develop hybrid vessels for the future
The signing of the strategic development agreement between CSSC Huangpu Wenchong Shipbuilding Company Limited and Wärtsilä marks a commitment to cooperate in promoting hybrid propulsion solutions. Wärtsilä & CSSC Huangpu Wenchong Shipbuilding Company Limited agree to jointly develop hybrid vessels...
December 9th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Your Transformation Update from Fathom World – 9 Dec 2019

Your Transformation Update from Fathom World – 9 Dec 2019
. Your Transformation Update from Fathom World – 9 Dec 2019 Hello and welcome to the week’s Transformation, There’s a unique project looking to form deep sea shipping’s CO2 emissions into frozen projectiles that can be dropped from the ship and into deep ocean seafloor sediment that...
December 9th, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, IT and Communications, Oceanology | Read More

Tototheo Maritime co-CEO, Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou awarded as International Personality of the Year at the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019

Tototheo Maritime co-CEO, Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou awarded as International Personality of the Year at the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019
Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou Tototheo Maritime co-CEO, Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou awarded as International Personality of the Year at the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019 Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou, has been awarded as International Personality of the Year at the 16th Lloyd’s List...
December 7th, 2019 | Awards, Energy, Environment, Events, IT and Communications, Person Profiles, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Uncertainty and volatility rule the Markets

Uncertainty and volatility rule the Markets
John Faraclas Uncertainty and volatility rule the Markets The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 17 points and now stands at 1,558 – on a weekly tough basis same was up 30 points from 1,528 (29/11). Geopolitics still sour. John Faraclas’ daily and weekly recaps: The Capes’ BCI was down 52 points at 3,273...
December 6th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Awards, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Markets, Military, Pollution, Regulatory, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Harland and Wolff awarded first contract

Harland and Wolff awarded first contract
.. Harland and Wolff awarded first contract InfraStrata plc (“InfraStrata” or the “Company”) Award of Contract InfraStrata plc (AIM: INFA), the UK quoted company focused on strategic infrastructure projects and physical asset life-cycle management, is pleased to announce today...
December 6th, 2019 | Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

IRClass and ShipParts.com Ink Cooperation Agreement to Promote Indian Equipment Suppliers

IRClass and ShipParts.com Ink Cooperation Agreement to Promote Indian Equipment Suppliers
Representatives of IRClass and ShipParts.com signing cooperation agreement IRClass and ShipParts.com Ink Cooperation Agreement to Promote Indian Equipment Suppliers The Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) and ShipParts.com have signed a cooperation agreement to develop mutually beneficial business...
December 4th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Approval in Principle for LNG dual-fuelled VLCC design

Approval in Principle for LNG dual-fuelled VLCC design
… Approval in Principle for LNG dual-fuelled VLCC design Lloyd’s Register has issued CMES, CNOOC, DSIC and GTT with an Approval in Principle (AiP) for the development of the first efficient LNG-fuelled Very Large Crude Carrier (VLCC) in a new generation of dual-fuelled VLCCs. LR has granted...
December 3rd, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Tankers | Read More

Industry project to design ammonia-fuelled 23k ULCS concept.

Industry project to design ammonia-fuelled 23k ULCS concept.
… Industry project to design ammonia-fuelled 23k ULCS concept.  LR collaborates with DSIC and Man Energy Solutions for first ammonia-fuelled ULCS in China. Lloyd’s Register (LR) has granted Approval in Principle to Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Co. (DSIC) and MAN Energy Solutions for an ammonia-fuelled...
December 3rd, 2019 | Classification Societies, Containers | Read More