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  • 13 February 2020
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Northrop Grumman has signed its first non-exclusive agreement to manufacture niobium-based connectors, the NiobiCon, a new way of making electrical connections underwater. NiobiCon enables power transfer and data exchange underwater without using seals, oil or moving parts. This technology was developed to address the inefficient recharging of unmanned vehicles in underwater environments. When the niobium […]

  • 20 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    Verbrugge International N.V., a leading owner and operator of bulk and break-bulk port terminals and related logistics businesses based in the Netherlands, has today agreed to enter into a strategic partnership with iCON Infrastructure pursuant to which iCON Infrastructure Partners II, L.P. (‘iCON II’) will become a 32% shareholder in Verbrugge. Martin Verbrugge will continue […]

  • 12 July 2016
    Business & Finance

    Aker Solutions has secured a contract from Idemitsu Oil and Gas to provide engineering services for the development of oil and gas resources in the Nam Con Son basin offshore Vietnam. It is the first time Aker Solutions teams up with Idemitsu on a project in Asia Pacific and marks an expansion into a key […]

  • 15 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    TechnipFMC has been awarded a significant contract by PetroVietnam Gas for the Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) of the Nam Con Son 2 Phase 2 pipeline across Nam Con Son basin and Cuu Long basin in Vietnam.

  • 25 May 2018

    The CO2 reduction targets for 2050 can only be delivered with the global rollout of zero CO2 fuels, ICS said.

  • 4 September 2012

    The stabilization of CO2 emissions in the shipping industry has been the burning topic at today’s CO2 and Greenhouse Gas Emissions workshop, held within the framework of SMM’s Global Maritime Environmental Congress (GMEC) in Hamburg, Germany. “The CO2 emission is a wide concern”, Torsten Schram, COO of Germanischer Lloyd, who was in charge of moderating […]

  • 18 October 2018
    Rules & Regulation

    Reducing the amount of time ships spend waiting outside port and at anchor could significantly reduce ship emissions.

  • 23 May 2019
    Business & Finance

    Norden signs a three-year contract of affreightment with Qatar Vinyl Company.

  • 14 October 2011
    Business & Finance

      Recently the French operator Compagnie Maritime Nantaise (CMN) signed a contract with Hyundai MIPO, South Korea for two new RoCon vessels with an option for a third unit. Knud E. Hansen A/S has worked closely with CMN over the past year to develop the design. A number of design options were studied taking into […]

  • 15 November 2017
    Business & Finance, Rules & Regulation

    The shipping industry must take responsibility for its fair share of carbon emissions in order to tackle climate change, according to global transportation conglomerate A.P. Moller – Maersk. “Raising the ambition for global regulation remains crucial to ensure shipping’s contribution to reach the Paris Agreement’s goal of staying below 2°C temperature rise,” John Kornerup Bang, […]

  • 25 June 2015

    A court in the Netherlands has ordered the state to cut greenhouse gas emissions, in what has been described as a landmark ruling, setting precedent for more similar actions around the world. The Hague District Court yesterday (Wednesday) ruled that the state also has to ensure that the Dutch emissions in the year 2020 will be […]

  • 8 July 2020
    Authorities & Government, Environment, Regulation & policy, Rules & Regulation

    The European Parliament’s environment committee voted on Tuesday, July 7, to include CO2 emissions from the maritime sector in the EU Emissions Trading System (ETS). Maritime transport is the only sector with no specific EU commitments to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, despite the fact that global shipping activity is estimated to emit around 2-3% of […]

  • 23 November 2017
    Equipment

    The project will achieve total emission reduction of up to 15.000 ton CO2 per year. This is equal to annual CO2 emissions from more than 7000 cars.

  • 13 May 2019

    The Panama Canal, Qatargas saved 10,000 tons of CO2 emissions compared to alternative routes.

  • 14 January 2019
    Equipment

    Norway has given permission to Equinor and its partners Shell and Total to develop CO2 storage on the Norwegian Continental Shelf.

  • 7 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    French container carrier CMA CGM has improved the CO2 performance of its ships by 4% in 2016 as part of its plans to reduce carbon emissions. The company said that the reduction is in line with its 2025 targets, by when CMA CGM intends to cut its CO2 emissions per transported container by 30%. Between 2005 and […]

  • 5 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    A Nasdaq-listed dry bulk shipping company Pangaea Logistics Solutions has entered into a five-year Contract of Affreightment (COA) for the transportation of two million tons of steel-related products, with an undisclosed client. The first shipment is scheduled to commence in 2016 and the contract will provide a minimum of 570 cargo days for duration of the […]

  • 19 October 2016
    Business & Finance

    The global shipping industry has called on International Maritime Organization (IMO) Member States to give serious consideration to a joint industry submission regarding the need for further progress on addressing the sector’s CO2 emissions. The submission calls on IMO Member States to finalize the adoption of a global CO2 data collection system for international shipping, […]

  • 17 September 2019

    Current levels of gas flaring cause more than 300 million tons of CO2 to be emitted into the atmosphere

  • 1 December 2015

    The international shipping industry is about to undergo additional CO2 reductions that will be achieved in the immediate future, International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) Secretary General, Peter Hinchliffe, highlighted during the United Nations Conference in Paris. “These dramatic further CO2 reductions will be genuine and real. We will have bigger ships, better engines, cleaner fuels and smarter speed […]

  • 24 February 2017

    Unless the International Maritime Organization (IMO) makes significant progress as part of its CO2 reduction strategy for the shipping sector the industry could be vulnerable to regional action, the Chairman of the International Chamber of Shipping, Esben Poulsson believes. Speaking in Indonesia today at The Economist magazine’s World Ocean Summit, Poulsson feared that regional action […]

  • 20 July 2018
    Business & Finance

    Carnival reached a 26.3 pct cut in CO2 emissions, surpassing its 2020 target three years ahead of schedule.