Posts Tagged ‘Norway’

Norway boosts IMO’s GreenVoyage-2050 GHG project

Norway boosts IMO’s GreenVoyage-2050 GHG project
IMO’s Secretary-General Kitack Lim with Norway’s Sveinung Oftedal Norway boosts IMO’s GreenVoyage-2050 GHG project Partnerships and innovations are essential to combat climate change through reductions in GHG emissions. Norway has provided an additional NOK 40,000,000 (US$4.3. million)...
November 13th, 2019 | Environment, Flags, IMO | Read More

IMCA’s diving heritage to the fore

IMCA’s diving heritage to the fore
Allen Leatt IMCA’s diving heritage to the fore The International Marine Contractor’s Association (IMCA) is participating as a partner in the globally renowned Bergen International Diving Seminar in Norway on 13-14 November 2019 NUI AS is hosting the seminar on behalf of the Association...
November 7th, 2019 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Underwater Shipping | Read More

GearConsult appointed agent for Hydrex and Subsea Industries in Norway

GearConsult appointed agent for Hydrex and Subsea Industries in Norway
Mr. Ludvig Nyquist, CEO and manager for GearConsult and Ms. Tamara Slight, External Relations Executive for Subsea Industries and Hydrex during the official signing of the agreement. GearConsult appointed agent for Hydrex and Subsea Industries in Norway Hydrex and Subsea Industries have a new representative...
October 28th, 2019 | Marine Equipment, Ship Agencies | Read More

DNV GL strengthens ocean space research activities with extra resources

DNV GL strengthens ocean space research activities with extra resources
Bente Pretlove DNV GL strengthens ocean space research activities with extra resources  25 October 2019, Høvik, Norway – DNV GL, the risk management and quality assurance company, is strengthening its commitment to exploring new ocean opportunities by dedicating extra resources to its ocean space...
October 25th, 2019 | Aviation, Classification Societies, News, Shipmanagement | Read More

Containership fires: it is time to take action, says IUMI

Containership fires: it is time to take action, says IUMI
Helle Hammer, IUMI Policy Forum Chair Containership fires: it is time to take action, says IUMI This year has already seen an alarming number of container ship fires including Yantian Express, APL Vancouver, Grande America, E.R. Kobe and KMTC Hong Kong. The escalation is of growing concern to IUMI (International...
October 18th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Container shipping, Events, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, News | Read More

Norway’s leading producer of sustainable salmon unveils first hybrid fish farming boat

Norway’s leading producer of sustainable salmon unveils first hybrid fish farming boat
. Norway’s leading producer of sustainable salmon unveils first hybrid fish farming boat  Edel is the first hybrid vessel built for the aquaculture sector by Norwegian shipyard Moen Marin and NRS Farming’s first diesel-electric boat. Danfoss Editron has supplied two 105kW permanent magnet motors...
September 5th, 2019 | Fisheries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Høglund to supply gas solutions to Norway’s first LNG bunker vessel

Høglund to supply gas solutions to Norway’s first LNG bunker vessel
. Høglund to supply gas solutions to Norway’s first LNG bunker vessel Oslo, 27 August 2019 – Høglund has been awarded a contract by Bergen Tankers to deliver a cargo handling system (CHS) for the LNG bunker vessel Bergen LNG, the company announced today.  As part of a long-term charter...
August 28th, 2019 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Oslo Børs: Monthly Statistics July 2019

Oslo Børs: Monthly Statistics July 2019
Oslo Børs: Monthly Statistics July 2019 06/08/2019 The monthly statistics report for the Oslo Børs equity markets is published. The report includes information about listed shares on Oslo Børs, Oslo Axess and Merkur Market for the month of July 2019. The monthly report for the equity markets includes...
August 6th, 2019 | News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Compliance vs Indifference

Compliance vs Indifference
. Compliance vs Indifference  A tale of two cities… In the last two weeks it has been my pleasure to travel to both Athens (Hellenic American Maritime Forum) and Oslo (NorShipping) and meet with maritime stakeholders.  While all carry the passion for shipping, they are often diametrically opposed...
June 12th, 2019 | Environment, Regulatory | Read More

ROMAS project completes first phase of remote machinery operation testing

ROMAS project completes first phase of remote machinery operation testing
ROMAS Kim Gunnar Jensen at the shore based engine control centre used in the ROMAS project ROMAS project completes first phase of remote machinery operation testing Oslo, 6 June 2019: Classification society DNV GL, automation systems vendor Høglund, ferry operator Fjord1, and the Norwegian Maritime...
June 7th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

AiP granted to Shanghai Merchant Ship Design and Research Institute for J-lay heavy lift vessel design.

AiP granted to Shanghai Merchant Ship Design and Research Institute for J-lay heavy lift vessel design.
AiP granted to Shanghai Merchant Ship Design and Research Institute for J-lay heavy lift vessel design AiP granted to Shanghai Merchant Ship Design and Research Institute for J-lay heavy lift vessel design. LR presented the AiP in a ceremony at Nor-Shipping 2019, taking place this week in Oslo, Norway. 4...
June 4th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Collaboration announced at Nor-Shipping 2019, taking place this week in Oslo, Norway.

Collaboration announced at Nor-Shipping 2019, taking place this week in Oslo, Norway.
LR-and-HGS-collaborate-on-digital-solutions-to-benefit-shipping Collaboration announced at Nor-Shipping 2019, taking place this week in Oslo, Norway. 4 June 2019 – Lloyd’s Register (LR) and Hyundai Global Service (HGS) have announced a new collaboration that will deliver added value to the shipping...
June 4th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions | Read More

Wärtsilä Operim enables smarter performance and greater profitability

Wärtsilä Operim enables smarter performance and greater profitability
Wärtsilä Operim utilises data collection and cloud-based analytics to enhance operational performance. Wärtsilä Operim enables smarter performance and greater profitability Wärtsilä Corporation, 4 June 2019 at 2 pm EEST – The technology group Wärtsilä is launching a new, digital version...
June 4th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Lloyd’s Register’s active engagement on ocean industry issues recognised with attendance at high-level UN meeting.

Lloyd’s Register’s active engagement on ocean industry issues recognised with attendance at high-level UN meeting.
Elaine Roberts Lloyd’s Register’s active engagement on ocean industry issues recognised with attendance at high-level UN meeting. Company among a select group of 35 maritime organisations to collaborate on sustainable ocean business principles. Lloyd’s Register (LR) will attend the ‘High-Level...
June 3rd, 2019 | Classification Societies, Organisations, UN | Read More

VIKING wins Norwegian police patrol boat contract

VIKING wins Norwegian police patrol boat contract
Viking Norsafe police patrol boat – front perspective VIKING wins Norwegian police patrol boat contract Global safety products manufacturer and service provider VIKING Life-Saving Equipment has won a major contract to build and supply a VIKING Norsafe Munin S1200 patrol boat for the Norwegian police...
May 20th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 11-May-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 12-25 MAY 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 12-25 May 2019 Saturday, May 11, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 13 May (Mon) – Day following the birthday of Buddha (Hong Kong) 17 May (Fri) –...
May 11th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The Oslo Stock Exchange imposes a violation charge on Element ASA

The Oslo Stock Exchange imposes a violation charge on Element ASA
The Oslo Stock Exchange imposes a violation charge on Element ASA 09/05/2019 On 9 May 2019, the Oslo Stock Exchange resolved to impose a violation charge on Element ASA of NOK 586,200 for breach of the duty to disclose inside information.   The Oslo Stock Exchange has passed the following resolution: “For...
May 9th, 2019 | Corruption, Stock Markets | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 04-May-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 5-18 MAY 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 5-18 May 2019 Saturday, May 4, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 7 May (Tue) – Kazakhstan Defender of the Fatherland Day 9 May (Wed) – Kazakhstan...
May 4th, 2019 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

800 technology leaders to discuss digitalization of asset-intensive industries

800 technology leaders to discuss digitalization of asset-intensive industries
800 technology leaders to discuss digitalization of asset-intensive industries 18th March 2019, Oslo – For the second time, Ignite, a technology conference for asset-intensive industries, will gather 800 technology and industry leaders between 12-13 June 2019 in Oslo, Norway. Ignite is hosted...
March 18th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Technology | Read More

AllAboutShipping’s top 25 Exhibitions for 2018

AllAboutShipping’s top 25 Exhibitions for 2018
… and it’s a blue carpet! Following the first two special surveys on the Top 100 individual in Shipping as well as on the Top 25 Companies we move now to the Exhibitions. Thee were over 500 that come to our attention and our teams and appointees managed to participate to nearly 100 (one hundred)…...
February 18th, 2019 | Awards, Exhibitions, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Dulwich Picture Gallery shines dreamlike light on Harald Sohlberg: Painting Norway

Dulwich Picture Gallery shines dreamlike light on Harald Sohlberg: Painting Norway
Fisherman’s Cottage by Harald Sohlberg. Dulwich Picture Gallery shines dreamlike light on Harald Sohlberg: Painting Norway By James Brewer  Tall and slender but sturdy trees are the sole witnesses to many of the dramatic scenes painted by Norway’s Harald Sohlberg. He had no need to insert the...
February 14th, 2019 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

LR receives approval to carry out verification activity on the Norwegian Continental Shelf.

LR receives approval to carry out verification activity on the Norwegian Continental Shelf.
08 February 2019 – The Norwegian Maritime Authority (NMA) has approved Lloyd’s Register (LR) as a recognised classification society for the construction of mobile units in the N The Lloyd’s Register HQ’s Building orwegian Continental Shelf (NCS).This follows a change to section three...
February 8th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Construction, Energy, Oceanology | Read More

SAL Heavy Lift delivers bridge sections from China to Norway

SAL Heavy Lift delivers bridge sections from China to Norway
MV Trina discharging unit 1.2 73,8 x 5,5 x 5,8 m – 321 t Hamburg, 28 January 2019 – SAL Heavy Lift delivers 12 bridge sections for the Beitstadsundbrua bridge from China to Norway. The final bridge is part of the largest road construction project in northern Trøndelag, will measure 580 m in...
January 28th, 2019 | Construction, News | Read More

GAC Norway opens new Arctic Circle branch in response to growing demand

GAC Norway opens new Arctic Circle branch in response to growing demand
GAC Norway’s Regional Manager Henning Kjøs Lien (far right) with the team he is working with at Tromsø: Reidun K. Lie (SIVA representative); Marit Andreassen, Linken (Receptionist & Coordinator) and Dan Røberg (shipping agent). Tromsø, Norway, 24 January 2019 – Growing interest in year-round...
January 24th, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry | Read More

Corvus Energy Details Plans for Expansion with Battery Factories in Norway and Canada

Corvus Energy Details Plans for Expansion with Battery Factories in Norway and Canada
A new fully automated battery factory will be built near Bergen, Norway. Set to open in Q3 2019 with capacity to build 400 MWh annually, the factory located will serve the rapidly expanding European market for maritime energy storage systems (ESS). Fully automated factory in Norway and semi-automated...
November 22nd, 2018 | Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More