Search results for: Sustainable solutions

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  • 8 June 2012

    In 2011 Navingo organised the first conference on ‘sustainability in the maritime industry’. Representatives from shippers, ship owners, builders and equipment manufactures gathered in Rotterdam to think and discuss how to make our world of ships green. The second edition took place in Rotterdam on 12 April. Regularly we proudly claim that transport by sea […]

  • 20 September 2016
    Business & Finance, Technology

    US-based wave energy developer, Atmocean, has been selected to present its wave energy solution at the UN Sustainable Solutions Summit.

  • 20 September 2012

    Global marine supplier Alfa Laval now offers a set of sustainable solutions designed to help ship owners and operators comply with current and pending environmental regulations. Grouped under the conceptual name “Pure thinking”, the products will provide security as existing legislation is tightened, as well as compliance with new laws such as those that will […]

  • 20 June 2019
    Business & Finance, Rules & Regulation

    A new biofuel is being piloted with select Maersk customers engaged in sustainable solutions.

  • 20 September 2012
    Business & Finance

    Global marine supplier Alfa Laval now offers a set of sustainable solutions designed to help ship owners and operators comply with current and pending environmental regulations. Grouped under the conceptual name “Pure thinking”, the products will provide security as existing legislation is tightened, as well as compliance with new laws such as those that will […]

  • 20 June 2019
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian offshore vessel owner Solstad Offshore needs more time to work out a sustainable solution for the company’s current financial position as restructuring talks continue.

  • 20 May 2020
    Innovation

    Sustainable solutions in the maritime industry come in various forms, but they share one thing. Implementation has to be as easy as possible. Sometimes companies use the most accepted shape in shipping for their products: the intermodal container. A shape people in the maritime industry know how to handle. A container can be transported on […]

  • 1 June 2012

    Caterpillar Marine Power Systems announced that Harley Marine Services is participating in a field follow study of the Cat® 3500 United States EPA Tier 3 compliant marine propulsion engines scheduled for completion in summer 2012. Two Cat 3512C HD engines are installed on the John Quigg, a 4,500 horsepower tractor tugboat positioned in Los Angeles […]

  • 3 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) has released its “Sustainable Solutions to America’s Water Resources Needs: Civil Works Strategic Plan 2014-2018” that articulates five goals that will guide USACE into the future. According to the USACE director of Civil Works, Steven L. Stockton, “This strategic plan presents USACE’s commitment to responsibly develop the Nation’s water resources, while protecting, […]

  • 21 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    Maersk Line’s Triple-E class joins the ranks of the world’s top 100 sustainable solutions. The Sustainia100 award was announced at Rio+20. At the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (UNCSD), Maersk Line’s Triple-E class was chosen for a prestigious list of innovative solutions that drive sustainable development. Standing for Economy of scale, Energy efficiency, and […]

  • 20 December 2010
    Project & Tenders

    Damen has been tasked with developing the first environmentally friendly ferry design for the Dutch shipping company Rederij Doeksen. Based in Harlingen, Rederij Doeksen operates passenger and car ferries between Harlingen and the Dutch Wadden islands of Vlieland and Terschelling. This will be the first time Gorinchem-based Damen has specifically designed a ferry aiming at […]

  • 21 December 2010

    Damen has been tasked with developing the first environmentally friendly ferry design for the Dutch shipping company Rederij Doeksen. Based in Harlingen, Rederij Doeksen operates passenger and car ferries between Harlingen and the Dutch Wadden islands of Vlieland and Terschelling. This will be the first time Gorinchem-based Damen has specifically designed a ferry aiming at […]

  • 2 July 2020

    When it comes to innovation in the maritime sector, sustainability is one of the main drivers. These sustainable solutions are as diverse as the shipping industry itself. Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference, wants to promote the sustainable transformation of the maritime sector. To give these new products a spot in the limelight we created the […]

  • 1 April 2018
    Business & Finance

    Baggerbedrijf de Boer – Dutch Dredging, a Sliedrecht based dredging company, recently started the deepening of the Oranjestad cruise-channel on Aruba, commissioned by Aruba Port Authority. The dredging program includes removal of approximately 200,000m³ from the waterway. Dredged material will be used in a land reclamation for the purpose of the expansion of the industrial-area […]

  • 21 August 2012

    On Monday 20 August the Danish Ambassador Friis Arne Petersen opened the China-Denmark Seminar on Shipbuilding Innovation. China and Denmark share the ambition of keeping the maritime sector in a global leadership position, and the seminar focused on the advantage of sharing expertise between the two countries. Sustainable solutions are the future The seminar was […]

  • 11 December 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    The European Union’s Interreg North Sea will fund the DecomTools project to develop eco-innovative concepts for the end-of-life for offshore wind farms.

  • 3 July 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    VSMC has been contracted by German firm RWE Innogy to lay and bury the infield cables of the Nordsee Ost offshore wind farm in Germany. Recently, VSMC also won contracts from E.ON and DONG Energy to install the export cables of two wind farms along the English coast, in partnership with Boskalis Offshore Subsea Contracting. […]

  • 16 November 2015
    Business & Finance

    Italian shipping companies Grimaldi Group, Ignazio Messina and Vittorio Bogazzi & Figli are facing strong criticism from the NGO Shipbreaking Platform for their poor shipbreaking practices. The global coalition of 19 environmental organisations said it calls upon the companies to take necessary actions to ensure the sustainable recycling of their end-of-life fleet as a matter of urgency. As a […]

  • 10 May 2006

    India has compeletly failed to find a sustainable solution to clean ship breaking operation, with a view to safeguard the interests of both the industry and workers, said the Greenpeace India. It also drew attention to the imminent docking of SS Norway at Alang and said that country like Bangladesh has refused this toxic carrier […]

  • 24 June 2020
    Business developments & projects, Infrastructure, Outlook & strategy, Regulation & policy

    The maritime sector is not only subject to rapid technological developments and digitization, but also to new legislation and strict environmental requirements. The sector is continuously in search for competitive advantages and sustainable solutions. On a daily basis, organizations have to deal with defects, a shortage of (suitable) work force, liability and financial issues. Over […]

  • 18 February 2020

    We connect the maritime and offshore world for sustainable solutions. Via valuable insights and foresights we provide an overview on what is going on in our industries.  Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference has an extensive two day programme from 27 till 29 of October 2020 which informs about projects, new products, companies, market opportunities and […]

  • 11 November 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Deltares has launched a Spanish version of the serious game Port of the Future ’Juego serio Puerto de Futuro’. The ‘Puerto del Futuro’ game will allow the Dutch Embassies in Latin American countries to facilitate dialogue, raise awareness of the current policy challenges for ports, and help port stakeholders to achieve sustainable development. “The rapid […]