Posts Tagged ‘Norway’

Investment in Canadian battery production

Investment in Canadian battery production
Corvus Energy is investing to expand its battery manufacturing facility in Richmond, B.C. The company’s innovative multi-megawatt hour energy storage system ‘Blue Whale’ for large maritime vessels will begin shipping from the facility in early 2021. Investment in Canadian battery production Corvus...
March 25th, 2020 | Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 21-Mar-2020 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 22 MARCH-4 APRIL 2020 Worldwide UPDATED COVID-19 INFORMATION Norway SAFETY MEASURES FOR VESSELS Grand Bahama Anchorage, Bahamas MARINE CREW DEEMED ESSENTIAL Canada INSTRUCTIONS TO PORTS FOR DEALING WITH COVID-19 PANDEMIC India COVID-19 RESPONSE (20...
March 21st, 2020 | Health and Safety, Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Dualog grows its sales base to deal with IMO 2021 Cyber Security issues

Dualog grows its sales base to deal with IMO 2021 Cyber Security issues
Richard Bjercke, new Sales Manager at Dualog with special responsibility for the UK market. Dualog grows its sales base to deal with IMO 2021 Cyber Security issues Tromsø-based maritime digital platform provider Dualog has appointed a new sales manager with special responsibility for the UK market.  Richard...
March 9th, 2020 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security | Read More

ESPO is looking for a Senior Policy Advisor in the field of environment, sustainable development, cruise and ferry

ESPO is looking for a Senior Policy Advisor in the field of environment, sustainable development, cruise and ferry
ESPO is looking for a Senior Policy Advisor in the field of environment, sustainable development, cruise and ferry 03 March 2020 – The European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) represents the port authorities, port associations and port administrations of the seaports of the 22 Member States of...
March 3rd, 2020 | Associations, Cruise Industry, Environment, Jobs, Ports & Terminals, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

Wärtsilä and partners to pursue greater fuel efficiency in major EU-funded project

Wärtsilä and partners to pursue greater fuel efficiency in major EU-funded project
The bow-mounted wing captures wave energy and dampens the ship’s motion. Wärtsilä and partners to pursue greater fuel efficiency in major EU-funded project Wärtsilä Corporation, 2 March 2020 at 10 am EET – The technology group Wärtsilä, together with a consortium of six other industry...
March 2nd, 2020 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Amid virus crisis, Europe fights back, The future of payments and more

Amid virus crisis, Europe fights back, The future of payments and more
. Amid virus crisis, Europe fights back, The future of payments and more THE WEEKEND REVIEW Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world 24-28 February 2020, Vol.11 Ed.7 Most-Read Commentary Amid virus crisis, Europe fights back: ‘Europe needs a project.’ This statement from...
February 29th, 2020 | Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Health and Safety | Read More

Norway’s green sovereign wealth push, The UK’s position after Brexit

Norway’s green sovereign wealth push, The UK’s position after Brexit
. Norway’s green sovereign wealth push, The UK’s position after Brexit Thursday 27 February 2020  –  Vol.11 Ed.9.3 Commentary: Norway’s green sovereign wealth push By Håvard Halland The world’s largest sovereign fund, Norway’s $1tn Government Pension Fund Global, will soon be...
February 27th, 2020 | Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums | Read More

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