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Posted: 2 days ago

Study: Scrubbers have lower well-to-wake CO2 footprint than low-sulphur fuels

Using exhaust gas cleaning systems (scrubbers) or low-sulphur fuel oils to meet the IMO 2020 Sulphur...

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  • Environment
Posted: 2 days ago
Posted: 2 days ago

EU Parliament backs plans to make ships pay for pollution

The European Parliament voted on Tuesday to include greenhouse gas emissions from the maritime secto...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 2 days ago
Posted: 4 days ago

Neptune Energy gets nod to drill Norwegian Sea well

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has issued a drilling permit to Neptune Energy for well 64...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 4 days ago
Posted: 6 days ago

World Shipping Council denounces EU’s ETS plans

The World Shipping Council has raised serious concerns for maritime trade and global efforts to redu...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 6 days ago
Posted: 7 days ago

MAN wins 1st order for engines compliant with new Chinese emissions legislation

MAN Energy Solutions has through its Chinese license, CMP, won a series of orders for small-bore, fo...

Categories:
  • Equipment
Posted: 7 days ago
  • long read
Posted: 8 days ago
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Decarbonization: Why are partnerships and coalitions so important?

The maritime industry’s mission to clamp down on emissions hasn’t been derailed by the C...

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  • Outlook & strategy
Posted: 8 days ago
Posted: 8 days ago

FSL Trust settles long-standing dispute with TORM

The Board of Directors of FSL Trust Management Pte, as trustee-manager Singapore-based First Ship L...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: 8 days ago
Posted: 8 days ago

Eni’s Woollybutt field ‘a threat to safety’ after piece of equipment emerges on sea surface

Australian offshore regulator NOPSEMA has started an investigation into an incident involving a piec...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 8 days ago
Posted: 11 days ago

Borr Drilling hit with fresh NYSE listing warning

Offshore drilling contractor Borr Drilling has received its second continued listing standard warnin...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 11 days ago
Posted: 15 days ago

Wilhelmsen, Hyundai Glovis team up on developing hydrogen as marine fuel

Oslo-based Wilhelmsen Group has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with South Korean Hyundai...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 15 days ago
Posted: 15 days ago

Equinor’s Johan Castberg project under investigation amid ‘major challenges’ with FPSO hull welds

Norwegian offshore safety watchdog has launched an investigation into challenges related to the comp...

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  • Regulation & policy
Posted: 15 days ago
Posted: 16 days ago

Stena Drilling finds new gigs for two rigs

Stena Drilling has won two contracts, one for a semi-submersible rig and the other for a drillship i...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 16 days ago
Posted: 21 days ago

California further clamps down on air pollution from ships while docked in ports

California has approved a new regulation designed to further reduce pollution from ocean-going vesse...

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  • Infrastructure
Posted: 21 days ago
Posted: 22 days ago

Mapping of zero-emission projects shows strong focus on hydrogen vessels

There are 66 projects zero-emission pilots and demonstration projects underway in shipping, accordin...

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  • Research & Development
Posted: 22 days ago
Posted: 23 days ago

Panama Canal extends relief measures until year-end

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact the global economy, the Panama Canal Authority has deci...

Categories:
  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 23 days ago
Posted: 24 days ago

UK reviewing offshore transmission regime, seeks industry’s input

The UK government has initiated a review of the country’s offshore transmission regime, as it ...

Categories:
  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 24 days ago
Posted: 28 days ago

German Constitutional Court rules on complaints against Offshore Wind Energy Act

The First Senate of Germany’s Federal Constitutional Court has ruled on constitutional complai...

Categories:
  • Regulation & policy
Posted: 28 days ago
Posted: 29 days 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: 29 days ago
Posted: 29 days ago

Saudi Arabia bans wash water discharge from open-loop scrubbers

Saudi Ports Authority is the latest port to prohibit discharges of exhaust wash water in its waters ...

Categories:
  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 29 days ago
  • long read
Posted: 29 days ago
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Beware of a good pitch: Separating the hype from substance key to successful decarbonization

The shipping industry is faced with a perfect storm. On the one hand, the pressure to decarbonize it...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 29 days ago
Posted: 29 days ago

ITF repatriates fatigued bulker crew after they down their tools in Panama

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) has managed to repatriate the fatigued c...

Categories:
  • Human Capital
Posted: 29 days ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Odfjell gets 1st Chief Sustainability Officer

Norwegian shipping and tank terminal company  Odfjell SE has appointed Øistein Jensen as the company...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Golden Ocean joins Getting to Zero Coalition

Dry bulk shipping major Golden Ocean Group Limited (GOGL) has become a member of the Getting to...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Chevron Marine Lubricants: Issues arising from VLSFO use have very little to do with fuel quality

The main fears around the use of the low sulphur fuel as mandated by the IMO 2020 sulphur cap that e...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

BIMCO: 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: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

IMO: Just In Time Arrival Guide published to support more efficient shipping

​A new guide that aims to provide both port and shipping sectors with practical guidance on how to f...

Categories:
  • Regulation & policy
Posted: about 1 month ago