Posts Tagged ‘Norway’

Inmarsat opens office at world-leading facility for maritime technology innovation in Ålesund

Inmarsat opens office at world-leading facility for maritime technology innovation in Ålesund
Inmarsat CEO Rupert Pearce New Norway operation to focus on driving digitalisation of shipping 22 November 2017: Inmarsat (LSE: ISAT.L), the world’s leading global mobile satellite communications company, has opened a new office, at the Norwegian Maritime Competence Center (NMCC) based in Ålesund,...
November 22nd, 2017 | Company Profiles, IT and Communications, News, Technology | Read More

Liberia strikes blow for global shipping with challenge to Brazilian court ruling

Liberia strikes blow for global shipping with challenge to Brazilian court ruling
Scott Bergeron The Liberian Registry, in co-operation with the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), has succeeded in helping the holder of a Liberian mortgage to overturn a decision of the Brazilian courts which, if left uncontested, could have had serious adverse legal and economic consequences...
November 20th, 2017 | Associations, Banking, Energy, Flags, International Chamber of Shipping, Legal, Markets, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Shipfinance | Read More

DNV GL line optimization brings ten per cent fuel savings for Hapag-Lloyd Cruises’ new expedition cruise vessels

DNV GL line optimization brings ten per cent fuel savings for Hapag-Lloyd Cruises’ new expedition cruise vessels
Pressure distribution on the optimized hull Hamburg, 9 November 2017: Design changes made as a result of working with DNV GL has resulted in projected annual fuel savings of more than ten per cent for the new Hapag-Lloyd Cruises passenger expedition ships. The two vessels, HANSEATIC nature and HANSEATIC...
November 9th, 2017 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets | Read More

Crayon approved for listing

Crayon approved for listing
31/10/2017 – Oslo Stock Exchange has resolved to admit the shares in Crayon Group Holding ASA to listing on Oslo Stock Exchange. Oslo Stock Exchange stipulated that, prior to the first day of listing the company must satisfy the listing requirements for Oslo Stock Exchange. If the requirements...
October 31st, 2017 | Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

ESPO Award 2017 Shortlisted projects: Port of Oslo

ESPO Award 2017 Shortlisted projects: Port of Oslo
31 October 2017 The ESPO Award 2017 will be presented to the port authority that succeeds best in the societal integration of the port with the city or wider community in which it is located, through involvement in art or culture. The five projects that are shortlisted for this year’s Award are the...
October 31st, 2017 | Associations, Awards, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The Board of Oslo Børs approves SpareBank 1 Nordvest for listing

The Board of Oslo Børs approves SpareBank 1 Nordvest for listing
Oslo Børs 20/09/2017 – At its meeting on 20 September 2017, the Board of Oslo Børs resolved to admit shares in SpareBank 1 Nordvest to listing on Oslo Børs. The Board stipulated that the company prior to the first day of listing must satisfy the listing requirements on Oslo Børs. The Board...
September 20th, 2017 | Banking, Markets, Stock Markets | Read More

fathom-news e-bulletin 2 Sept. 2017

fathom-news e-bulletin 2 Sept. 2017
Cold ironing, as it is known,  has come a long way, and with hybrid power systems on the market, will likely evolve further as a new term, “electric bunkering”, begins to be heard more. This week K-Line said one of its Norwegian offshore vessels, KL Sanderfjord, had become the first to have a “shore...
September 3rd, 2017 | Bunkering, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News | Read More

PBES Powers World First Electric Aquaculture Support Vessel

PBES Powers World First Electric Aquaculture Support Vessel
The “Elfrida” The new vessel provides a full eight-hour shift with no fuel and no emissions Trondheim, Norway – 15 August, 2017 – Plan B Energy Storage (PBES) today announced a milestone project in the aquaculture industry. The award of the contract for energy storage aboard the electric...
August 16th, 2017 | Emissions, Environment, Fisheries, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Pollution, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Listing of Fjord1 ASA at Oslo Børs

Listing of Fjord1 ASA at Oslo Børs
Public listing of Fjord1 ASA at Oslo Børs Applied date: 08/08/2017 Accepted date: 11/08/2017 Listing date: 15/08/2017 Ticker: FJORD   Fjord1 is a leading transport company in Norway, with a core business of owning and operating ferries and passenger boats. Furthermore, the...
August 15th, 2017 | Reports, Stock Markets | Read More

PBES Appoints Local Business Expert to Develop Energy Storage Markets

PBES Appoints Local Business Expert to Develop Energy Storage Markets
Eivind Aune Norwegian energy storage company strengthens business development resources Trondheim, Norway – August 1, 2017 – Plan B Energy Storage (PBES) today announced that Eivind Aune has joined the firm to develop energy storage markets. Mr. Aune brings decades of experience in Norwegian business. With...
August 4th, 2017 | Energy, Environment, News | Read More

Oslo Børs: Listing of Grong Sparebank at Merkur Market

Oslo Børs: Listing of Grong Sparebank at Merkur Market
Listing date: 14/06/2017 Ticker: GRONG-ME   Grong Sparebank is an independent, local savings bank with its roots dating back to 1862. The bank has its main office in Grong, Norway where it offers traditional banking services to the local community, including bank, insurance, leasing-,...
June 14th, 2017 | Banking, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The Board of Oslo Børs approves EVRY for listing

12/06/2017 – At its meeting on 12 June 2017, the Board of Directors of Oslo Børs resolved to admit the shares in EVRY ASA to listing on Oslo Børs. Admission to listing will be on a conditional basis (“if issued/if sold”) until the second day of listing in accordance with Section 2.5.2 of...
June 12th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

PBES drives faster ROI for marine batteries through new Harpoon product line

PBES drives faster ROI for marine batteries through new Harpoon product line
‘Harpoon’ batteries cut battery cost, weight and volume by 35%*, and use latest advances in lithium-ion cells to deliver a safe, and commercially viable clean tech solution Trondheim, Norway, June 7, 2017 – Plan B Energy Storage (PBES), the leading providers of battery energy solutions for...
June 7th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

“Green corridor” LNG bulker JIP releases new LNG-fuelled Newcastlemax design

“Green corridor” LNG bulker JIP releases new LNG-fuelled Newcastlemax design
The project partners of the “Green Corridor” Joint Industry Project (JIP) came together for a meeting at the DNV GL Group headquarters in Høvik this week. They also presented the results from stage one of the JIP at the Nor-Shipping trade fair today. Oslo, 1 June 2017: At the Nor-Shipping...
June 1st, 2017 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Dubai Maritime Cluster Office makes a big impression at Norshipping

Dubai Maritime Cluster Office makes a big impression at Norshipping
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 01, 2017 • More than 5,500 companies operate in Dubai’s maritime sector, undertaking 13,000 activities • AED 26.9 billion sector supports Dubai economy generating 76,000 jobs • Office’s main priority is to make the emirate one of world’s most competitive...
June 1st, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

PERFECt phase II readies COGES LNG boxship for the order book

PERFECt phase II readies COGES LNG boxship for the order book
PERFECt II presentation at Nor-Shipping 2017 (from left to right): Thomas Eefsen, Chief Commercial Officer, OMT; Pierre Sames, Group Technology and Research Director, DNV GL; Barbara Stanley, Vice President Power Generation, Caterpillar Solar Turbines; Julien Bec, Vice President LNG as Fuel GTT; Juha...
May 31st, 2017 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Oslo Børs: Listing of MPC Container Ships AS at Merkur Market

Oslo Børs: Listing of MPC Container Ships AS at Merkur Market
Listing date: 31/05/2017 Ticker: MPCC-ME MPC Container Ships AS was formed in April 2017 with a management that has been active in the shipping industry for decades. Its main business activity is to own and operate a fleet of container ships, focusing on the feeder segment between 1,000...
May 31st, 2017 | Container shipping, Containers, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

DNV GL at Nor-Shipping: A digital journey to the top of classification

DNV GL at Nor-Shipping: A digital journey to the top of classification
Attendees experience the DNV GL digital journey Oslo, 29 May 2017: DNV GL held it’s traditional press conference at the Nor-Shipping trade fair today. This year, the event took place on the impressive Vision of the Fjords, a DNV GL-classed carbon fibre, hybrid ferry. The content showcased DNV GL’s...
May 29th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wilhelmsen unveils agency by air at Nor-Shipping

Wilhelmsen unveils agency by air at Nor-Shipping
Marking a seismic shift in just how ships agents can support their customers, Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) will soon be delivering its agency essentials via drone. A much talked about technology, with obvious applications for the shipping industry, it is WSS’ships agency team, rather than the company’s...
May 18th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, News, Ship Agencies | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
13-May-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 14-27 MAY 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 14-27 May 2017 Saturday, May 13, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 16 May (Tue) – Norwegian Constitution Day| 18 May (Thu) – Turkmenistan Revival...
May 13th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Fugro commences Mareano for Norwegian Hydrographic Service

Fugro commences Mareano for Norwegian Hydrographic Service
Survey vessel Fugro Helmert Fugro has commenced a hydrographic survey encompassing an area of Norwegian waters of approximately 15,000 square kilometres. Awarded by the Norwegian Hydrographic Service, the contract value is 34.5 million NOK (approximately €3.8 million). The survey is part of the MAREANO...
May 9th, 2017 | Environment, Oceanology | Read More

Changes to the composition of the Oslo Børs Benchmark Index

Changes to the composition of the Oslo Børs Benchmark Index
05/05/2017 – Oslo Børs has revised the composition of the Benchmark Index (OSEBX). The number of companies included in the index will be 62.  The Benchmark Index is intended to be an investable index that comprises a representative selection of all the shares listed on Oslo Børs. Since the...
May 5th, 2017 | Markets, News, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Oslo Børs: Nordnet launches new exchange traded products initiative

Oslo Børs: Nordnet launches new exchange traded products initiative
03/05/2017 – Nordnet is listing its first exchange traded products on Oslo Børs in an initiative comprising both ETNs and Mini Futures. Mini futures are an entirely new product on Oslo Børs. Nordnet is today launching ETNs and mini futures that can be traded without paying brokerage fees. “Thanks...
May 3rd, 2017 | Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Up to 10% Fuel Saving and less than 1 year Pay-off from OptixMarine

Up to 10% Fuel Saving and less than 1 year Pay-off from OptixMarine
NEW SOLUTION FOR FUEL OPTIMIZATION We are proud to present a new solution at Nor-Shipping. A unique solution for “Optimization of Engine” which enables fuel savings for the owner. 5-10% fuel saving Pay-off less than 1 year Lower emission temperatures For more...
May 2nd, 2017 | Bunkering, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Norway is first to ratify 2010 compensation regime for Hazardous and Noxious Cargoes

Norway is first to ratify 2010 compensation regime for Hazardous and Noxious Cargoes
Ms. Dilek Ayhan, State Secretary in the Norwegian Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries, hands over the instrument of ratification of the 2010 HNS Protocol to Mr. Kitack Lim, Secretary-General, IMO. Briefing: 12 21/04/2017 – Norway has become the first country to become a Contracting State...
April 21st, 2017 | Environment, Health and Safety, IMO, News, Organisations, Politics and Government, Safety and Security | Read More