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Posted: 18 days ago
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Availability of carbon-neutral fuels will be a big problem

Despite all the talk about the future of carbon-neutral fuels the industry is ‘bombarded with’ on a ...

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  • Green Marine
Posted: 18 days ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Viking Line says it has cut vessel emissions by a third

Finland-based ferry company Viking Line has managed to cut emissions from its vessels by 30 percent ...

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  • Green Marine
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Hapag-Lloyd to make 150+ ships fit for the future

German container shipping company Hapag-Lloyd has embarked on a massive fleet upgrade program in an ...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Maritime industry to spend $931 mln on AI solutions in 2022

The maritime industry is forecast to spend $931 million on artificial intelligence (AI) solutions in...

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  • Innovation
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Asian shipbuilder unveils new fast crew boat design

Strategic Marine has revealed its new 38m offshore fast crew boat (FCB) design with 40 knots plus se...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Nippon Paint Marine systems for Evergreen's 24,000 TEU ship

Ever Alot, believed to be the world’s largest containership by TEU-carrying capacity, has floated ou...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Greensea launches autonomous hull cleaning spin-off

Marine software firm Greensea Systems has launched a spin-off company that uses its digital expertis...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

Subsea Tech unveils new biofouling inspection, cleaning tool

French engineering company Subsea Tech has developed a new solution for the inspection and cleaning ...

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  • Technology
Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

New biofouling mgmt rules for ships visiting Australia

International ships arriving in Australian waters will see a change in how they manage biofouling in...

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  • Regulation & policy
Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

Eagle Bulk to speed up decarbonisation with Jotun’s hull-cleaning solution

The US-based shipowner Eagle Bulk Shipping has signed a commercial agreement with marine coatings pr...

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  • Operations & Maintenance
Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

UK’s navy ships embrace green tech to reduce environmental footprint

The UK’s Royal Navy has revealed that its newest warships feature the latest green credentials...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 8 months ago
Industry Contribution

SeaRenergy and ASSC bring “Spirit of Emden” into service – offering Cargo Runs in the German North Sea

The accelerating expansion of offshore energy projects together with the backlog of works due to the...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 13 days ago
Industry Contribution

Collaboration enables Damen to lead hydrogen introduction

Seven partners from the inland shipping industry join in the WEVA project, resulting in the construc...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 24 days ago
Posted: 9 months ago

IMO, Norad embark on new biofouling project

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) and the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (...

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  • Collaboration
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

IMO study: Slime-free hulls reduce GHG emissions

The preliminary results of a new study by Global Industry Alliance (GIA) for Maine Biosafety, an ini...

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  • Environment
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

HullWiper joins forces with World Subsea Services for sustainable hull cleaning

HullWiper has entered into a partnership with World Subsea Services to bring sustainable and afforda...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 10 months ago
Industry Contribution

Haptic control development for mechatronic devices

The current generation of maritime remote-control systems has countless features to ensure ship safe...

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  • Equipment
Posted: 24 days ago
Posted: 11 months ago

U-Ming picks Jotun hull skating robots for dual-fuel bulkers

Taiwanese shipping company U-Ming, Shanghai Waigaoqiao Shipyard (SWS) and Norwegian marine coatings ...

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  • Equipment
Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

Biofouling becomes big issue after increase in idling ships

Ship operators have been faced with increasing problems caused by biofouling occurring during growin...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Frontline buys six ECO VLCC newbuilds for $565.8 million

Norwegian tanker owner and operator Frontline has entered into an agreement to acquire six ECO-type ...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 year ago
Industry Contribution

The Pioneers of Offshore Engineering

GustoMSC, part of NOV’s Marine and Construction business, is recognized for providing advanced desig...

Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Industry must tackle barnacle fouling in ship niche areas

Barnacle fouling is hugely prevalent in ship niche areas and the shipping industry needs to take ste...

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  • Research & Development
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Hempel supplies protection coatings for O2 tidal turbine

Denmark-based coatings supplier Hempel has provided coatings to protect Orbital Marine Power’s O2, t...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

DSS to use ABS app for monitoring ship performance

Classification society ABS has signed an agreement with Diana Shipping Services (DSS), a subsidiary ...

Categories:
  • Environment
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

HMM’s smart, LNG-ready 16,000 TEU newbuilds set to enter into service

South Korea’s national flagship carrier HMM expects the first of eight 16,000 TEU-class newbuilding ...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Chantiers De’l Atlantique hands over MSC Virtuosa

French shipbuilder Chantiers De’l Atlantique has delivered MSC Virtuosa, MSC Cruises’ newest M...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

WMU, partners join forces on decarbonizing long-distance shipping

The World Maritime University (WMU) is partnering with industry majors on the EU funded Horizon 2020...

Categories:
  • Research & Development
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Two 12,000 TEU F-type boxships join Evergreen’s fleet

Evergreen Line has taken delivery of two new 12,000 TEU class F-type containerships featuring optimi...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Kongsberg chooses Sonihull antifouling systems

Sonihull, the UK-based provider of environmentally friendly anti-fouling systems, has signed an agr...

Categories:
  • Technology
Posted: about 1 year ago