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Posted: about 1 year ago

CWind Taiwan aligns ops with COVID-19 measures

CWind Taiwan, part of Global Marine Group, has taken steps in line with guidelines recently issued b...

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  • Safety
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EU Commission extends consortia block exemption

The European Commission has prolonged for another four years the regulation outlining the conditions...

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  • Regulation & policy
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Posted: about 1 year ago

EU Commission Extends Consortia Block Exemption

The regulation is now extended until April 25, 2024. ...

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  • Rules & Regulation
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Scrubber Uptake Hits 4,000 Ships

There are approximately 4,000 ships fitted or about to be fitted with a scrubber. ...

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  • Rules & Regulation
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Sea-Intel: Scrubber Investment Case Undermined

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

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  • Rules & Regulation
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ITF Slams Flag States for Failure to Protect Seafarers

ITF criticizes flag states over failure to protect seafarers’ and passenger’s health during the huma...

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  • Rules & Regulation
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MSC Investigating How HSFO Was Left on Board MSC Joanna

MSC is looking into the matters that led to the carriage of HSFO on board of one its containerships....

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
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UAE Bans MSC-Operated Boxship for Violating Carriage Ban

FTA has banned the Panama-flagged containership MSC Joanna from operating in UAE waters and ports. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
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ICS: Ships Violating IMO 2020 Face Serious Fines, Detention

Major port state regimes to rigorously enforce the IMO’s Sulphur 2020 from March 1st. ...

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  • Rules & Regulation
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Safe Bulkers Delays 5 Scrubber Installations

Safe Bulkers has pushed the installation of scrubbers on five of its vessels for the second quarter ...

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  • Business & Finance
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Scrubber Fitting No Longer an Issue of If but of How Fast

An unprecedented surge of inquiries on how scrubbers can be fitted at short notice. ...

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  • Business & Finance
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IMO Moves Toward Arctic Heavy Fuel Oil Ban

IMO agreed on the draft amendments to MARPOL Annex I to ban the use and carriage of HFO. ...

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  • Rules & Regulation
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SEALNG: 175 LNG-Fueled Ships in Operation, 203 on Order

There are 175 LNG-fueled ships currently in operation, with 203 on order. ...

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  • Rules & Regulation
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Seanergy Boasts Smooth Transition to IMO 2020

Seanergy wraps up its IMO 2020 compliance plan.

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
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Readers’ Picks of the Week (27-31 Jan, 2020)

Here are the most read stories of the past week.

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
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NYK Exploring Ammonia as Carbon Neutral Marine Fuel

Japanese shipping major NYK is looking into using ammonia as marine fuel. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
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Study: LNG as Marine Fuel not Such a Cool Choice?

Study: LNG might not reduce greenhouse gas emissions on a life-cycle basis. ...

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  • Business & Finance
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Seafarer Happiness Down amid Stress over New Regulations

Workload stress caused by changes in regulations among key reasons impacting the seafarers’ ha...

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  • Rules & Regulation
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Too Early to Draw Conclusions on VLSFO's Carbon Emissions

IBIA: still premature to draw valid conclusions on the level of VLSFO’s black carbon emissions...

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  • Rules & Regulation
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Readers' Picks of the Week

Here are the most read stories of the previous week. ...

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  • Business & Finance
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Ammonia-Powered Fuel Cell to Be Installed on a Vessel

A consortium that wants to install an ammonia-powered fuel cell on a vessel wins EU backing. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
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Port of Karachi Bans Discharge of Scrubber Wash Water

The Port of Karachi in Pakistan implements a ban on discharge of wash-water from open-loop scrubbers...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Kitack Lim: Prices for Compliant Fuels Stabilizing

Kitack Lim: Prices for compliant fuels appear to be stabilizing. ...

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  • Rules & Regulation
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Port of Rotterdam Points to Rise in LNG Bunkering

Europe’s top bunkering port, the Port of Rotterdam, has seen an increase in LNG bunkering at t...

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  • Rules & Regulation
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VLSFO Not So Environmentally-Friendly after All?

New blends of marine fuels with 0.50% sulphur content can contain a large percentage of aromatic com...

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  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: about 1 year ago