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Posted: 25 minutes ago

Hapag-Lloyd’s ultra large boxship gets its LNG bunker tank in landmark conversion

The world’s first conversion of a large container ship to LNG as fuel has hit a major mileston...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 25 minutes ago
Posted: about 1 hour ago

Over 400,000 seafarers trapped at sea as crew change crisis nears breaking point

More than 400,000 seafarers remain trapped at sea on more than 60,000 cargo ships, as calls to end t...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 hour ago
Posted: 2 hours ago

Australia LNG exports to drop by $17 billion for 2020-21

Australia’s Department of Industry, Science, Energy, and Resources stated in its Resources and Energ...

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  • Market outlooks
Posted: 2 hours ago
Posted: 2 hours ago

Crew member tests positive for COVID-19 on Hapag-Lloyd operated boxship

A crew member on board Mehuin, the Liberia-flagged containership, operated by German liner Hapag-Llo...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 2 hours ago
  • video
Posted: 2 hours ago

Maersk and Ørsted to test offshore vessel charger

Maersk Supply Service and Ørsted will jointly test a prototype buoy that will act as both a mooring ...

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  • Technology
Posted: 2 hours ago
Posted: 2 days ago

Trafigura proposes carbon levy introduction to IMO

Trafigura, one of the world’s largest ship charterers, has proposed that the International Maritime ...

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  • Innovation
Posted: 2 days ago
Posted: 3 days ago

Kongsberg Digital seals strategic digitalisation partnership with MAN

Kongsberg Digital, part of Norwegian maritime technology group Kongsberg, and Germany’s engine...

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  • Collaboration
Posted: 3 days ago
Posted: 3 days ago

Ponant first int’l cruise line to join Green Marine

France-based Ponant has become the first international cruise line to join the Green Marine environm...

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  • Environment
Posted: 3 days ago
Posted: 3 days ago

DP World Australia, MUA closing in on workplace agreement

Australia’s largest container terminal operator DP World Australia expects to finalise workpla...

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  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 3 days ago
Posted: 4 days ago

Seafarer humanitarian crisis in the spotlight of World Maritime Day

On 24 September, the IMO and the global maritime community come together to celebrate the annual Wor...

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  • Human Capital
Posted: 4 days ago
Posted: 4 days ago

Teekay Group becomes member of UN Global Compact

Teekay Corporation, Teekay LNG Partners and Teekay Tankers have joined the United Nations Global Com...

Categories:
  • Environment
Posted: 4 days ago
  • long read
Posted: 4 days ago
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Shipping needs to step up and introduce a carbon levy before EU does

With the EU advancing on its plans to include international shipping in its Emissions Trading System...

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  • Research & Development
Posted: 4 days ago
Posted: 4 days ago

Germans and Scots set up offshore wind and green hydrogen co-op

German wind industry association WAB e.V. has signed a three-year cooperation agreement with Scottis...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 4 days ago
Posted: 4 days ago

Microsoft and C4IR Ocean join forces to save the ocean

The Center for the Fourth Industrial Revolution and the Ocean (C4IR Ocean) is working to promote a s...

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  • Environment
Posted: 4 days ago
Posted: 5 days ago

ABB to power P&O’s eco-friendly super-ferries

Technology company ABB has won a contract with China’s Guangzhou Shipyard International Ltd fo...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 5 days ago
Posted: 5 days ago

Shell teams up with Microsoft in push to lower carbon emissions

Oil major Shell and tech giant Microsoft are embarking on a new strategic alliance to support progre...

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  • Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
Posted: 5 days ago

DNV GL forecasts limited hydrogen uptake as it breaks down fuel choice prospects in shipping’s decarbonization

DNV GL pointed to a relatively limited uptake of hydrogen as a ship fuel in the fourth edition of it...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 5 days ago
Posted: 5 days ago

Supergen ORE Hub director joins Royal Academy of Engineering Fellowship

One of the UK’s leading offshore renewable energy academics has been admitted to the Fellowship of t...

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  • Human Capital
Posted: 5 days ago
Posted: 5 days ago

MPA, SMI launch call for proposals to decarbonise harbour craft industry

To support Singapore’s harbour craft industry’s transition towards a low-carbon future, the Maritime...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 5 days ago
Posted: 5 days ago

Energy transition could force majors to sell or swap $100B in oil and gas assets

To adjust and transform to cleaner sources of energy, the world’s largest oil and gas firms could se...

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  • Transition
Posted: 5 days ago
Posted: 5 days ago

Stena to use large ‘powerbanks’ in charging stations at ports

Swedish Stena Group is developing a solution to use recycled batteries in charging stations at ports...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 5 days ago
  • long read
Posted: 5 days ago
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BP rides the wave of digitalization with reduction in operating costs and revenue boost on the horizon

BP has been doing its part to unlock the value of technology and tap into its benefits. This has bec...

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  • Outlook & strategy
Posted: 5 days ago
Posted: 5 days ago

Nexans eyes carbon neutrality by 2030

Cabling specialist Nexans plans to become carbon neutral by 2030. The company announced this at its ...

Categories:
  • Environment
Posted: 5 days ago
Posted: 5 days ago

Digital naming ceremony held for CMA CGM’s 23,000 TEU behemoth

A first-of-its-kind digital naming ceremony was held today for the 23,000 TEU CMA CGM Jacques Saade,...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 5 days ago
Posted: 5 days ago

New report reveals skills issues in the UK maritime sector

The UK’s Maritime Skills Commission (MSC) has released its Labour Market Intelligence Report t...

Categories:
  • Human Capital
Posted: 5 days ago
Posted: 6 days ago

ITF warns of shipping’s backslide on safety & seafarers’ rights amid COVID-19 impact

The COVID-19 pandemic’s impact on the shipping industry goes beyond the crew change crisis as ...

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  • Human Capital
Posted: 6 days ago