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  • 22 January 2021
    Collaboration, Infrastructure, Innovation, IT & Software, Market outlooks, Outlook & strategy

    Better digital collaboration between private and public entities across the maritime supply chain will result in significant efficiency gains, safer and more resilient supply chains, as well as lower emissions, a new report shows.

  • 20 January 2021
    Market outlooks, Outlook & strategy

    Gasum, the Nordic energy company, sees the potential of increased investment in future projects due to the price increase of LNG. In this week’s analysis, Gasum reports that the Risavika LNG reached 30.20 Euro per megawatt-hour. European gas prices remained supported by tight supply and cold weather. However, the weather is expected to change in […]

  • 20 January 2021
    Authorities & Government, Human Capital, Regulation & policy, Rules & Regulation

    The International Chamber of Shipping is calling on governments to put seafarers and frontline maritime shore workers at the head of the vaccine queue and to designate seafarers as keyworkers, to avoid a repeat of the 2020 ‘crew change crisis’.  ICS is demanding that governments, who are once again restricting travel as a reaction to new COVID-19 mutations, recognise the vital role seafarers play in the global supply chain.  The shipping industry knows that healthy, […]

  • 18 January 2021
    Authorities & Government, Human Capital, Infrastructure, Ports & Logistics

    Singapore has become one of the first nations to prioritize COVID-19 vaccinations of frontline maritime personnel as part of its national vaccination strategy to protect frontline personnel. Under the Sea – Air Vaccination Exercise (SAVE), over 10,000 frontline maritime personnel are expected to be vaccinated for COVID-19 by the end of January. These frontline personnel […]

  • 13 January 2021
    Business & Finance

    Athens-based pure-play Capesize vessel owner Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. has reached final agreements with its lenders for the financial restructuring of a total of $179 million, consisting of four senior credit facilities. Under the terms of the restructuring, approximately $87 million of debt maturities falling due in 2020 have been extended to future periods, between […]

  • 11 January 2021
    Authorities & Government, Regulation & policy, Rules & Regulation

    Turkey has increased the levels of maritime pollution fines raising them by 9.11 %, according to the Standard Club. Environmental pollution fines are revised annually and declared in the Official Gazette for the respective year. The fines relate to pollution caused by cargo ships and other naval vessels discharging petroleum and petroleum derivatives, solid waster […]

  • 4 January 2021
    Ports & Logistics, Regulation & policy, Safety

    The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has decided to tighten the testing regime for all shore-based personnel going onboard vessels.

  • 31 December 2020
    Business & Finance, Vessels

    Cyprus-based bulker owner Castor Marine has won financing for two of its dry bulkers worth $15 million from an unnamed European financial institution. The company also received a notification letter from the Nasdaq Stock Market granting the company an additional 180-day extension, or until June 28, 2021, to regain compliance with Nasdaq’s minimum bid price […]

  • 22 December 2020
    Business developments & projects, Collaboration, Transition

    Maritime UK, the collective voice for the UK’s maritime industries, is forming a partnership with Carbon13, the venture builder for the climate crisis, to support entrepreneurs reaching for net zero.

  • 16 December 2020
    Business developments & projects, Collaboration, IT & Software, Research & Development, Safety, Technology

    Following several cyber attacks that happened in the maritime sector this year, the issue of maritime cyber security is gaining prominence.

  • 14 December 2020
    Environment, Technology, Vessels

    Sonihull, the UK-based provider of environmentally friendly anti-fouling systems, has signed an agreement with Norwegian maritime technology group Kongsberg Maritime to be its sole-supplier of ultrasonic anti-fouling systems.

  • 8 December 2020

    ‘Clients, advisors and insurers are in the same boat.’ Effective cooperation is necessary to keep risks manageable and affordable. Erwin van Geyte, Broking Director Aon NetherlandsPeter van den Brink, Industry Director Marine Aon Netherlands Consolidation of insurers We have seen a wave of insurer consolidation in recent years. Where twenty years ago there were dozens […]

  • 8 December 2020
    Business developments & projects, Collaboration

    Germany-based shipping company NSB Group and Korean engine manufacturer STX Engine have signed a cooperation agreement to offer a jointly developed technical service.

  • 27 November 2020
    Authorities & Government, Market outlooks, Regulation & policy

    The US Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) has decided to increase monitoring report requirements for the three major container shipping alliances.

  • 25 November 2020
    Business & Finance, Collaboration, Environment, Ports & Logistics, Rules & Regulation, Transition, Vessels

    Uniper Energy DMCC (UED), a supplier of very low sulphur fuel oil (VLSFO), and Neutral Fuels, a pioneer of net zero biofuels in the UAE, have teamed up to provide maritime biofuel in Fujairah, UAE. The two companies plan to blend UED’s VLSFO and Neutral Fuels biofuel, creating a maritime fuel that meets the International […]

  • 20 November 2020
    Business developments & projects, Ports & Logistics, Project & Tenders

    The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has awarded a total of S$1.625 million to eleven joint industry projects in the areas of maritime digitalisation and additive manufacturing for ship and marine parts.

  • 12 November 2020
    Market outlooks, Outlook & strategy

    Global maritime trade will plunge in 2020 due to the unprecedented disruption caused by COVID-19, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) said in a new report.

  • 11 November 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Equipment

    Back-deck equipment specialist Maritime Developments MDL has opened a new global head office in Westhill, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. The cost-saving move merges two office-based teams previously spread between Aberdeen and Peterhead. This allowed the company to consolidate the costs associated with running two premises, as well as improve productivity. The ‘Maritime House’ integrates MDL’s business acquisition […]

  • 30 October 2020
    Certification & Classification, Collaboration, Environment, Innovation, Research & Development

    Lloyd’s Register [LR] has launched a dedicated centre of excellence to accelerate decarbonisation of the world of shipping. The Maritime Decarbonisation Hub, a joint initiative between Lloyd’s Register Group and Foundation, brings together thought leaders and experts with the aim of helping the maritime industry design, develop and commercialise the pathways to future fuels required for […]

  • 29 October 2020
    Business developments & projects, Infrastructure, Innovation, Transition, Vessels

    With the energy transition well underway not only in the energy production area, but in almost all other industries, the shipping sector also needs to be looking at what fuels will be used to power the ships in the near future. Naval Architect Harry Linskens from DEKC Maritime has discussed efficient and future-proof cargo ships […]

  • 28 October 2020

    One of the guides of the Maritime Museum Rotterdam, Francesca Estourgie, takes you by the hand to discover the ‘Offshore Experience’ exhibition. Francesca takes you on an offshore platform and 3 km under water! She talks about the world’s largest ship and explains what an FPSO can do. The Maritime Museum is open again, so […]

  • 28 October 2020

    Damen and Tata Consultancy Services UK & Europe have received the CIO Magazine Innovation Award 2020 from ICT Media for Triton, a connected vessel platform. Triton represents a step forward in the digital connection of the maritime world and stimulates increased sustainability in shipping. This video was made last year and shows how the two […]

  • 20 October 2020
    Authorities & Government

    Maritime safety authority Maritime NZ has accepted an enforceable undertaking (EU) from one of New Zealand’s biggest stevedoring companies, ISO Limited, after a near-fatal incident involving one of their workers in December 2017.

  • 20 October 2020
    Technology, Vessels

    MacGregor has placed an order with Kongsberg Maritime for its Pile Gripper Guidance System (PGGS) for the Alfa Lift foundation installation vessel, which China Merchants Heavy Industry (CMHI) is currently building for Offshore Heavy Transport (OHT). In August, MacGregor announced an EPC contract for the vessel’s the monopile lifting, skidding and transfer system. The company […]

  • 1 October 2020
    Authorities & Government, Infrastructure, IT & Software

    The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has been hit by cyber attack that has taken out a number of its web-based services.