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New Zealand to adapt MARPOL Annex VI in reducing shipping emissions

Saturday, 23 March 2019

The Marlborough District Council sent a draft submission to the Ministry of Transport stating that specific regions, as Picton and the Marlborough...

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Maersk joins Dutch partners for world’s largest maritime biofuel pilot

Friday, 22 March 2019

As part of its efforts to tackle climate change, Danish shipping giant Maersk announced it will join forces with members of the Dutch Sustainable...

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VARO, GoodFuels to scale biofuel availability to deep sea vessels in Rotterdam

Friday, 22 March 2019

Dutch company Reinplus Fiwado Bunker, a subsidiary of  fuel supplier VARO Energy, and sustainable fuel company GoodFuels have extended their...

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Authorities seize $38 million worth of cocaine in Port of Philadelphia

Friday, 22 March 2019

A multi-agency examination of imported shipping containers, led by US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and Homeland Security Investigations...

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HMM sets up scrubber installation fund in view of IMO 2020

Friday, 22 March 2019

As part of its efforts to comply with the 2020 sulphur cap, South Korean shipping company HMM announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding...

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Nor-Shipping: Norsk Hydro cyber-attack a clear indicator of cyber risk

Friday, 22 March 2019

After a cyber attack recently hit Norsk Hydro, the threat of hacking has once again been imminent for maritime companies, warns Nor-Shipping. Namely,...

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CSA 2020 briefs industry on positive results of scrubber wash water composition study

Thursday, 21 February 2019

CSA 2020 briefs industry on positive results of scrubber wash water composition study

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Concerns raised over EC scrubber submission

Wednesday, 20 February 2019

The Clean Shipping Alliance 2020 (CSA 2020) expressed strong concerns about a proposal submitted by the European Commission (EC) which urges the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to change its Exhaust Gas Cleaning System (“scrubber”) guidelines.

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Exmar uses Luminultra technology to check water quality

Monday, 18 February 2019

Belgium-headquartered EXMAR Ship Management has selected the LuminUltra Quench-Gone Aqueous (QGA) test kit to monitor the quality of the drinking water produced onboard the LPG FSO NKOSSA II.

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U.N. Security Council Focuses its Attention on Maritime Crime

Wednesday, 06 February 2019

Transnational maritime crime is becoming more sophisticated as criminal groups exploit the open spaces of the high seas, warned Yury Fedotov, Executive Director of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), in a United Nations Security Council hearing on Tuesday.

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Seafarers' Charity Launches New Chaplains’ Directory

Tuesday, 05 February 2019

Seafarers’ charity Stella Maris-Apostleship of the Sea (AoS) has launched a new version of its global port chaplains’ directory which helps seafarers get access to pastoral, practical and emotional support wherever they are in the world.

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UK Government to support safe maritime trade and economic growth across overseas territories

Tuesday, 05 February 2019

The UK Hydrographic Office (UKHO) have today launched a five-day capacity building seminar to help UK Overseas Territories support safe maritime trade.

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      Company News

Shoreham Port Hosts Sustainability Tour

Wednesday, 20 February 2019

Attendees from the Sustainable Business Partnership’s Utilise Plus program enjoyed an informative visit to Shoreham Port this week to learn about sustainability at the Port.

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Wärtsilä EnergoProFin listed in Vancouver Fraser Port Authority EcoAction Program

Tuesday, 19 February 2019

The technology group Wärtsilä’s EnergoProFin, an energy saving propeller cap that delivers average fuel savings of two percent, has been listed in the 2019 Vancouver Fraser Port Authority’s EcoAction Program which provides harbour dues discounts for vessels calling on the Port of Vancouver that meet environmental best practices that reduce emissions, underwater noise and other environmental impacts.

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Mitsubishi Heavy Industries signs LOI to join Charter of Trust for Cybersecurity

Tuesday, 19 February 2019

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) signed a letter of intent to join the Charter of Trust for Cybersecurity in Tokyo, expanding the Charter's reach into Asia.

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ABB to power Iceland’s first electric ferry

Thursday, 14 February 2019

New electric ferry to operate on an Icelandic route known for its harsh weather conditions will benefit from efficiency and sustainability enabled by ABB’s technology.

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Hempel launches powerful and flexible new antifouling solution

Tuesday, 05 February 2019

Today, worldwide coatings manufacturer Hempel launches a powerful new antifouling coating - Atlantic+ - providing flexible and reliable performance.

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GAC Group P&I expert wins Women Professional Excellence

Monday, 19 November 2018

Meena Mathews, GAC Group’s Regional Manager P&I (Protection & Indemnity) – Middle East, has won the Women Professional Excellence for P&I Claims Management title in the Golden Shield Excellence Awards 2018.

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      Safety News
 

22/02/2019 12:02

Navis to Equip a Bulk Carrier Newbuilding Series with Onboard Loading Computer MACS3 - Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide
Navis to Equip a Bulk Carrier Newbuilding Series with Onboard Loading Computer MACS3  Hellenic Shipping News WorldwideNavis, the leading...

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22/02/2019 12:02

China's Massive Belt and Road Initiative - Council on Foreign Relations
China's Massive Belt and Road Initiative  Council on Foreign RelationsChina's Belt and Road Initiative is the most ambitious infrastructure...

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22/02/2019 09:02

Maritime Bulletin Daily Feb 21 – 22 - Maritime Bulletin
Maritime Bulletin Daily Feb 21 – 22  Maritime BulletinAccidents • Cement carrier disabled, interrupted voyage, Baltic sea • Motor...

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22/02/2019 09:02

Bulk carrier with hull crack held off Juan de Fuca for safety assessment - Maritime Bulletin
Bulk carrier with hull crack held off Juan de Fuca for safety assessment  Maritime BulletinBulk carrier HEINA suffered hull crack on Feb 17...

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22/02/2019 09:02

Fleet Xpress powers new Lindblad Expeditions - Sea News
Fleet Xpress powers new Lindblad Expeditions  Sea NewsSea News is the free online news *service* providing in depth coverage of global...

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22/02/2019 09:02

Don't panic: China has not 'banned' Australian coal imports - FreightWaves
Don't panic: China has not 'banned' Australian coal imports  FreightWavesWidespread jitters in the Australian political and business...

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      Security News
 

22/02/2019 10:02

Ramaphosa highlights the importance of the SANDF at Armed Forces Day - defenceWeb
Ramaphosa highlights the importance of the SANDF at Armed Forces Day  defenceWebPresident Cyril Ramaphosa has emphasised the importance of...

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22/02/2019 09:02

Walang magbabayad! Palace: No ransom policy stands amid Abu Sayyaf's threat to behead 3 foreign hostages - Politiko
Walang magbabayad! Palace: No ransom policy stands amid Abu Sayyaf's threat to behead 3 foreign hostages  PolitikoMalacanang on Friday...

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22/02/2019 02:02

Lords of the sea: Pirates unleash terror on ships, crew sailing into Nigerian waters - The Punch
Lords of the sea: Pirates unleash terror on ships, crew sailing into Nigerian waters  The PunchNigeria has recorded the highest number of...

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21/02/2019 11:02

Dissecting Nigerian Navy’s Effort In Protecting Maritime Space - Leadership Newspaper
Dissecting Nigerian Navy’s Effort In Protecting Maritime Space  Leadership NewspaperDissecting Nigerian Navy's Effort In Protecting...

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21/02/2019 09:02

Enhancing naval power - Lakeland Observer
Enhancing naval power  Lakeland Observerspan.p-*content* div[id^=div-gpt] { line-height: 0px; font-size: 0px;} It has been nearly four...

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21/02/2019 08:02

PHOTO ESSAY: Full speech by President Ramaphosa on #ArmedForcesDay | Cape Argus - Independent Online
PHOTO ESSAY: Full speech by President Ramaphosa on #ArmedForcesDay | Cape Argus  Independent OnlineAddress by the President of the Republic...

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      Enviroment News
 

22/02/2019 12:02

Works Begin On New Seawall For The People Of Namoli - Fiji Sun Online
Works Begin On New Seawall For The People Of Namoli  Fiji Sun OnlineMinister for Agriculture, Rural and Maritime Development, Waterways and...

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22/02/2019 12:02

ICC Canada Brings Inuit Message to London IMO Meeting: Time to Ban HFO's in Arctic Shipping - Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide
ICC Canada Brings Inuit Message to London IMO Meeting: Time to Ban HFO's in Arctic Shipping  Hellenic Shipping News WorldwideThis week the...

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22/02/2019 11:02

Bilfinger expanding in international maritime scrubber market - Sea News
Bilfinger expanding in international maritime scrubber market  Sea NewsSea News is the free online news *service* providing in depth...

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22/02/2019 11:02

Newtec Collaborates With Wind River on 5G Technology - RealWire
Newtec Collaborates With Wind River on 5G Technology  RealWireSINT-NIKLAAS, Belgium, 22 February 2019 – Newtec – a specialist in the...

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22/02/2019 11:02

Cobra Gold 19: Memories made in cyberwarfare, civic action and cobra blood - Stars and Stripes
Cobra Gold 19: Memories made in cyberwarfare, civic action and cobra blood  Stars and StripesThe annual exercise, sponsored by U.S. and Thai...

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22/02/2019 10:02

Insight: How Smart Start-Ups Are Changing Maritime - Port Technology International
Insight: How Smart Start-Ups Are Changing Maritime  Port Technology InternationalThe role of start-up organizations in driving the...

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