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Posted: about 1 month ago

BIMCO: Ship operation in line with new compliance regime counter-intuitive of efficient shipping

The recently approved amendments to MARPOL Annex VI to introduce requirements to the operational eff...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 2 months ago

BIMCO: Lack of capacity for green recycling of large ships persists

Lack of sufficient recycling capability among shipyards included in the EU list to dismantle large s...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

BIMCO: 47% of all dry bulkers delivered in 2020 fitted with scrubbers

Some 47% of all newly built dry bulkers delivered in 2020 are fitted with exhaust gas cleaning syste...

Categories:
  • Equipment
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Shipping bodies urge Jeff Bezos to take a stand for stranded seafarers

The leaders of the major shipping bodies are calling on the Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos to take a stand fo...

Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Sale of 25-year-old VLCC ends 512 days demolition drought

The sale of an almost 25-year-old crude oil tanker marks the end of the 4th longest streak of zero V...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

BIMCO: 500 days since last VLCC was sold to scrapyard

On 2 November 2020, it will be 500 days since the last very large crude carrier (VLCC) left active s...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 3 months ago
  • long read
Posted: 3 months ago

New IMO proposal on GHG reductions triggers criticism

Last week, the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) working group presented a draft tex...

Categories:
  • Regulation & policy
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

BIMCO: A look into 2020 fleet growth

BIMCO has released an overview of the three main shipping sectors and their respective fleet growths...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Fuel oil quality survey sheds light on problems faced by owners during transition to LSFO

An industry survey into the transition to using compliant low-sulphur fuel oil since the beginning o...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Scrubber-fitted containerships overtake crude tankers

The share of the containership fleet fitted with scrubbers exceeded that of the crude oil tanker fle...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

BIMCO: Shipbuilding orderbook hits 17-year low

The total orderbook for dry bulk, container and tanker ships has reached its lowest point in 17 year...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 6 months ago
Industry Contribution

Faccin Wind Towers Division: a reliable partner for your wind energy project

Faccin Group created a Wind Towers Division within the company. Why? Eng. Andrea Comparin: “Ac...

Posted: about 1 month ago
Industry Contribution

Maritime Insurance Market Update, Q3 2020

‘Clients, advisors and insurers are in the same boat.’ Effective cooperation is necessary to keep ri...

Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

BIMCO: Boxship demolition at 41-month high in July

Container shipping demolition has hit a 41-month high in July reaching 52.8 thousand TEU, thereby su...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

COVID-19 impacting shipowners ability to comply with EUSRR

Many shipowners are facing challenges in finalizing the Inventory of hazardous materials (IHM) requi...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 7 months ago
  • long read
Posted: 8 months ago
Premium

Container shipping: Defying the odds during the pandemic?

The massive consolidation drive in the container shipping market that dominated the narrative over t...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 8 months ago
Industry Contribution
Partner

It’s all about power flow

Integration of renewable energies on a ship – and in other island networks Interview with Jero...

Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

BIMCO: 1st global standard for hull cleaning essential

To ensure that hull cleaning can be carried out in a safe and environmentally sustainable way in the...

Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

BIMCO: The crash of the bunker market

The collapse of the oil market has seen prices of marine fuels compliant with the IMO 2020 sulphur r...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

BIMCO: Three out of five converted VLOCs are no longer operating

Converted Very Large Ore Carriers (VLOC) are increasingly becoming a thing of the past with the long...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 9 months ago
Industry Contribution

“ETICA IP” ROV & USV a staunch green ally for the blue economy indystry & ocean sustainability

By Ioana Laura Grigore. Our concept of blue economy & ocean sustainability in offshore industry ...

Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Dry bulk’s overcapacity woes exacerbate road to demand recovery

Over ordering of bulk carriers over the past ten years has set the tone for the upcoming decade as o...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

OPEC+ production cuts have dire implications for oil tankers

The agreement of the members of OPEC and its allies to cut oil production by 9.7 million barrels of ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

BIMCO: Shipbuilding orders spiral down

The shipbuilding sector has been severely impacted by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic causing the cont...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

Sea-Intel: Scrubber Investment Case Undermined

Sea-Intelligence: The low-sulphur premium dropped from a 300 USD/ton to 60 USD/ton. ...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

BIMCO: Tanker Shipping to Face Two Different Realities

The tanker shipping industry will likely face two contrasting realities, shipping association BIMCO ...

Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

BIMCO: Capesize Segment Hit Hardest by Coronavirus

The Capesize segment was massively impacted by the coronavirus but smaller segments are starting to ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Cargo Volumes at Chinese Ports to Drop by 6 Mln TEU

Measures aimed at curbing coronavirus outbreak expected to cut cargo volumes at Chinese ports by ove...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Coronavirus Comes at the Worst Time for Shipping

The outbreak of the coronavirus comes at one of the worst time for the shipping industry. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago