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  • 10 December 2018
    Business & Finance, Rules & Regulation

    A tool for sharing information on ship recycling to drive responsible practice was launched earlier today.

  • 18 April 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The Goliat field was officially inaugurated by Norway Minister of Petroleum and Energy, Tord Lien, on April, Monday 18, 2016. Goliat is the first oil field to come on stream in the Barents Sea. “This is a proud moment for everyone in Eni Norge. It is the culmination of years of hard work by many […]

  • 7 March 2019
    Business & Finance

    SRTI: A growing movement is stepping up the pressure on shipowners to disclose their approaches to ship recycling.

  • 21 October 2019

    The initiative supports projects preventing plastic waste from entering the oceans.

  • 23 February 2016

    The development and use of clean technologies, and facilitating access to finance for their implementation through the Save as you Sail (SAYS) financial concept has been one of the key projects in 2105, the Sustainable Shipping Initiative (SSI), a coalition of companies from across the global shipping industry, said in its progress report. The report details […]

  • 26 April 2012

    The Sustainable Shipping Initiative (SSI) is at Singapore Maritime Week today, launching a series of practical, collaborative action plans aimed at developing a sustainable shipping industry for the future. The SSI is a cross-sector coalition of 16 global companies and two non-governmental organisations working together to tackle some of the sector’s greatest opportunities and challenges. […]

  • 13 January 2016
    Business & Finance

    French seismic player, CGG, has launched a €350-million rights offering to existing shareholders as part of its plan lined up to transform from a seismic acquisition company into an integrated geosciences group. This capital increase is the next step in CGG’s transformation plan in order to adjust to new market conditions following the fleet reduction […]

  • 20 October 2014

    MERIKA (Marine Energy Research Innovation and Knowledge Accelerator) is an initiative by UHI (University of the Highlands and the Islands), located in Scotland and the UK’s outermost region. Funded by the European Union FP7 (REGPOT) programme, the project seeks to establish a marine energy research and innovation hub in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland, […]

  • 3 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    Boskalis is starting a share buyback program to reduce the capital outstanding with the intention to neutralize the dilution resulting from the distribution of the 2016 stock dividend. On 6 June, Boskalis issued over 3.2 million new shares as stock dividend which at that time represented a value of over EUR 100 million. The intention is to […]

  • 20 October 2014

    MERIKA (Marine Energy Research Innovation and Knowledge Accelerator) is an initiative by UHI (University of the Highlands and the Islands), located in Scotland and the UK’s outermost region. Funded by the European Union FP7 (REGPOT) programme, the project seeks to establish a marine energy research and innovation hub in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland, […]

  • 2 November 2009

    APM Terminals has announced it is to reduce its CO2 emissions worldwide by 15% per teu handled by 2012. The terminal operators’ worldwide CO2 emissions of 543,000 metric tonnes in 2007 represented 17.5kg per teu handled. APMT said it will reduce this to 14.96 kg per teu through innovative operational initiatives, best practice sharing, benchmarking, […]

  • 13 March 2015

    Senator Carlos Uresti, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, Railroad Commissioner David Porter and other legislative, agency, and industry leaders announced the filing of Senate Bill 12 to provide financial incentives for state agencies, counties and cities to purchase vehicles that use less-polluting alternative fuels. “Senate Bill 12 will jumpstart the use of natural gas and other […]

  • 29 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    DNV is supporting shipowners and operators through the initial enforcement phase of the Maritime Labour Convention with a range of services and advise that the major port state control bodies will go beyond International Labour Organisation Resolution XVII recommendations to initially just concentrate on passenger ships and bulk carriers. “Paris MoU enforcement will be applied […]

  • 23 April 2015

    Gas infrastructure companies Energinet.dk, Fluxys Belgium, Gasunie, Gaznat, GRTgaz and Swedegas welcomed ONTRAS Gastransport as member of their Green Gas Initiative to achieve a carbon neutral gas supply in 2050.

  • 8 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    The responsibility for protecting merchant shipping from the threat of piracy is one which must be shared by industry and governments alike. Liberia condemns piracy in all its forms. It has signed the Declaration Condemning acts of Violence against Seafarers, and has affirmed its commitment to supply to IMO all information which is provided to […]

  • 7 March 2016

    The Sustainable Shipping Initiative (SSI), a coalition of shipping leaders, and industry stakeholders have developed a roadmap to define tangible milestones across all areas of sustainability that must be collectively delivered to create a sustainable shipping industry by 2040. The roadmap highlights the key defining factors central to implementing core areas in the shipping industry. The […]

  • 13 March 2015

    Senator Carlos Uresti, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, Railroad Commissioner David Porter and other legislative, agency, and industry leaders announced the filing of Senate Bill 12 to provide financial incentives for state agencies, counties and cities to purchase vehicles that use less-polluting alternative fuels. “Senate Bill 12 will jumpstart the use of natural gas and other […]

  • 31 May 2013
    Business & Finance

    Upon the initiative of Denmark, an IMO Sub-Committee developed guidelines that will result in enhanced safety and fewer accidents when transferring persons from one ship to another at sea. Due to a tragic accident during the transfer of a person in the roads of Copenhagen in 2010, Denmark drafted guidelines containing measures to be taken […]

  • 30 May 2018
    Business & Finance

    Oldendorff Carriers has become a member of the Sustainable Shipping Initiative.

  • 17 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    The LNG Rotterdam-Gothenburg project has been acknowledged by the European Commission as a priority project for European transport infrastructure development. The Commission grants 34 million euro (SEK 305 million) to develop small-scale infrastructure for liquefied natural gas (LNG) as an efficient and cleaner alternative for fuel oil and diesel in the North and Baltic Sea […]

  • 4 April 2014
    Business & Finance

    The new independent international maritime initiative “Human Rights at Sea” (HRAS) from the Maritime Practice of 9 Bedford Row International, London, is being introduced as a human rights on-line information, and lobbying platform. Its main goal is to support human rights integration into State, business and individual working practices, as well as promote the wider […]

  • 20 September 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded a coalition of academic and oceanographic research organizations a five-year, $220 million contract to operate and maintain the Ocean Observatories Initiative (OOI). The coalition, led by the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI), with direction from the NSF and guidance from the OOI Facilities Board, will include the University […]