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Posted: 17 hours ago

Support surges to keep ports open during COVID-19

Support for the Port Authorities Roundtable (PAR) COVID-19 declaration, initiated by the Maritime a...

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  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 17 hours ago
Posted: 19 hours ago

Klaveness: CLEANBU vessel Barracuda makes 1st switch from dry cargo to jet fuel

Klaveness Combination Carriers’ (KCC) CLEANBU vessel MV Barracuda completed last week the firs...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 19 hours ago
Posted: 21 hours ago

Cat chooses The Switch drive train technology for Twin Fin bulkers

Finland-based Yaskawa Environmental Energy / The Switch has signed a contract with US company Cater...

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  • Technology
Posted: 21 hours ago
Posted: 3 days ago

Three electrically powered RMG cranes at DCT Gdansk fully operational

Three new electrically powered Rail-Mounted Gantries (RMG cranes) dedicated for DCT Gdansk’s railway...

Categories:
  • Equipment
Posted: 3 days ago
Posted: 3 days ago

Eagle Bulk pledges to keep ship recycling sustainable

US-based ship owner and operator Eagle Bulk Shipping developed a ship recycling policy in 2019, comm...

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  • Environment
Posted: 3 days ago
Posted: 3 days ago

HAROPA Le Havre becomes IPCSA member

France’s Le Havre port has become a member of the International Port Community Systems Associa...

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  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 3 days ago
Posted: 4 days ago

DP World to accelerate digitisation of global trade with TradeLens blockchain platform

Dubai-based terminal operator DP World has completed the early stages of integration with TradeLens,...

Categories:
  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 4 days ago
Posted: 5 days ago

Sweden’s newest freight port opens for business

Sweden’s newest freight port Stockholm Norvik Port has been commissioned into service having welcome...

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  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 5 days ago
Posted: 7 days ago

Western Bulk joins Oceanbolt online data platform

Norwegian dry bulk specialist Western Bulk has signed up with Oceanbolt, an Oslo-based tech startup...

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  • Collaboration
Posted: 7 days ago
Posted: 10 days ago

Nippon Paint Marine’s new coating gaining on popularity among dry bulk owners

Nippon Paint Marine’s new coating Neoguard Toughness is becoming popular among dry bulk owners...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 10 days ago
Posted: 10 days ago

De Hoop conducts remotely-operated sea trials for Silver Origin

Dutch shipbuilder De Hoop has come up with some innovative ways to overcome challenges to the constr...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 10 days ago
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Posted: 11 days ago

Watch NYK test remote navigation of a tugboat

Japanese shipping major NYK has tested remote navigation of a tugboat as a part of the Japanese gove...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 11 days ago
Posted: 11 days ago

DCSA: eBL standard – the holy grail of global trade

The Digital Container Shipping Association (DCSA) believes that the potential of eliminating paper f...

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  • Innovation
Posted: 11 days ago
Posted: 13 days ago

P4G Getting to Zero Coalition Partnership to map the business case for shipping’s sustainable energy shift

Global Maritime Forum, World Economic Forum, Friends of Ocean Action, International Association of P...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 13 days ago
Posted: 13 days ago

China Merchants orders VLCC pair featuring pioneering technology

China Merchants Energy Shipping (CMES) has placed an order for the construction of two 307,000 dwt v...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 13 days ago
Posted: 13 days ago

European shipowners: Investments in making fleet greener will no longer be possible after COVID-19

Investments in the reduction of air emissions from ships would no longer be possible in a post coro...

Categories:
  • Market outlooks
Posted: 13 days ago
Posted: 13 days ago

Yang Ming’s 2,800 TEU newbuilds to get Smart Ship notations

Ten new 2,800 TEU containerships being built for the Taiwanese shipping company Yang Ming by compatr...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 13 days ago
Posted: 14 days ago

Study: Existing retrofittable solutions can secure double-digit savings

Retrofittable solutions have the potential to bring double-digit savings for owners with a return on...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 14 days ago
Posted: 14 days ago

Alfa Laval wants to become carbon neutral by 2030

Alfa Laval, a Swedish-based supplier of products and solutions for heat transfer, separation and flu...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 14 days ago
Posted: 14 days ago

Rand wraps up American Steamship acquisition

Rand Logistics completed the acquisition of American Steamship Company (ASC) from GATX Corporation....

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 14 days ago
Posted: 18 days ago

Seaspan Ship Management opts for Alfa Laval Aalborg steam solution

Hong Kong-based containership manager and owner Seaspan Ship Management has opted for low-sulphur fu...

Categories:
  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 18 days ago
Posted: 18 days ago

NYK’s autonomous ship framework gets ClassNK AiP

Classification society ClassNK has granted AIP to NYK Line and its group company MTI Co., Ltd. for t...

Categories:
  • Certification & Classification
Posted: 18 days ago