Shipping News
 

The impact of ship autonomy on IMO conventions

Thursday, 14 November 2019

In September 2019, shipping experts from around the world gathered at the IMO headquarters to discuss how to proceed on the topic of Maritime...

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Wife of victim files first lawsuit against Conception operator

Thursday, 14 November 2019

Following the fatal incident of the dive boat "Conception", the wife of one of the victims filled a lawsuit against operator Truth Aquatics in...

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Affinity: LNG not perfect, but it’s the best future fuel option

Wednesday, 13 November 2019

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BNP commits to Poseidon code, Japan’s banks remain on sidelines

Wednesday, 13 November 2019

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Shipping’s bridge to 2030 is already in place

Wednesday, 13 November 2019

A leading shipbroker remarked to a recent conference panel session that for more shipowners to commit to LNG as fuel required much more support from...

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Infographic: MPA Singapore port performance in October

Wednesday, 13 November 2019

MPA Singapore issued its port-performance for October 2019, focusing on key port indicators, such as the number of vessels arriving, the container...

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Shipowners trust VIKING to manage safety

Friday, 25 October 2019

For the last decade, the ‘VIKING Shipowner Agreement’ has been a widely recognised concept among commercial ship and offshore asset owners looking to gain safety related efficiencies by streamlining equipment sourcing, servicing and compliance.

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Norsepower Rotor Sails confirmed savings of 8,2% fuel and associated CO2 in Maersk Pelican project

Thursday, 24 October 2019

Norsepower Oy Ltd., together with project partners Maersk Tankers, Energy Technologies Institute (ETI) and Shell International Trading and Shipping Company Ltd., announced successful trial results of two Norsepower Rotor Sails onboard the Maersk Tankers product tanker, Maersk Pelican.

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GTMaritime protects onboard cyber security in record numbers

Thursday, 24 October 2019

GTMaritime has seen exceptional growth in the use of its secure, maritime optimised email software and other cyber-security solutions as vessel owners and operators step up a gear to harden onboard networks and protect their ships from digital threats.

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Castrol advises industry to prepare for a “New Normal” in environmental compliance

Tuesday, 22 October 2019

Leading global lubricants supplier Castrol advised the shipping industry to expect a period of ‘new normal’; where continuous change in environmental compliance standards is driven by regulation, adding layers of technical complexity for owners and operators.

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DESMI: Savings on board your ship - Compliance, Operational Efficiency & Reliability

Tuesday, 15 October 2019

The newly established Greek Branch of DESMI PUMPING TECHNOLOGY A/S made recently the first customers event at the hotel Athenaeum Intercontinental where DESMI experts from pumps, automation management systems and BWTS made technical presentation for the greek customers.

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Despina Panayiotou awarded as Woman Leader in International Shipping

Friday, 11 October 2019

Tototheo Maritime co-CEO, Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou was awarded as Woman Leader in International Shipping at the WHO IS WHO International Awards.

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      Company News

Carnival Corporation Supports Catalyst to Help Advance Women in Workplace

Thursday, 07 November 2019

As part of its overall commitment to advance diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace, Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) is supporting Catalyst's Now Is the Moment—Be a Catalyst campaign, which has raised $21 million toward its $25 million goal.

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ABS Achieves New International Safety Standard

Thursday, 07 November 2019

ABS has received the ISO 45001:2018 certificate, which demonstrates compliance with the new global standard recognizing the management system for a safe and healthy workplace.

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AkzoNobel supporting The Ocean Cleanup in purge on plastic in rivers

Tuesday, 29 October 2019

A new project to help rid the seas of plastic waste has been launched by The Ocean Cleanup, with AkzoNobel providing coatings technology for the garbage-gathering system.

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Bureau Veritas Solutions calls for industry to embrace the benefits of ship recycling best practice

Wednesday, 23 October 2019

Bureau Veritas Solutions Marine & Offshore is encouraging the shipping industry to embrace higher standards in ship recycling and offering its guidance to help meet the challenge of compliance.

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ClassNK participates in the Getting to Zero Coalition

Friday, 11 October 2019

Leading Classification Society ClassNK is participating in the “Getting to Zero Coalition” (*1), an international corporate coalition that promotes the de-carbonization of the maritime industry.

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Maersk Supply Service awarded integrated solutions project in Brazil

Thursday, 10 October 2019

Maersk Supply Service will provide an integrated mooring lines life extension solution for Shell’s FPSO Fluminense, including project management, engineering, interface management and offshore execution off the coast of Rio de Janeiro.

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      Safety News
 

14/11/2019 09:11

Saudi Arabia Exerts Efforts to Enhance Security of Int’l Sea Lanes - Asharq Al-awsat English
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14/11/2019 08:11

Global Maritime Satellite Communication Market-Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2019-2024) - Montana Ledger
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14/11/2019 08:11

Maritime Bulletin Daily Nov 13 – 14 - Maritime Bulletin
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14/11/2019 07:11

Oil tankers 'go dark' off Venezuela to evade US sanctions - Minneapolis Star Tribune
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14/11/2019 07:11

Reel Deal: Bid to improve Gerroa boat-launching safety - Illawarra Mercury
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14/11/2019 03:11

First Lawsuit Filed in Connection with Conception Dive Boat Fire - The Maritime Executive
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      Security News
 

14/11/2019 08:11

Kenya committed to meeting maritime framework expectations - Kenya Broadcasting Corporation
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13/11/2019 11:11

UNCLOS – important legal instrument to solve maritime issues - http://en.vietnamplus.vn/
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13/11/2019 09:11

Armed Maritime Security Market 2018 – Industry Demand, Share, Size, Future Trends Plans, Growth Opportunities, Key Players, Application, Demand, Industry Research Report by Regional Forecast to 2023 | 360 Market Updates - Find Market Report
Armed Maritime Security Market 2018 – Industry Demand, Share, Size, Future Trends Plans, Growth Opportunities, Key Players, Application, Demand,...

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13/11/2019 09:11

Report of the Secretary-General on the situation with respect to piracy and armed robbery at sea off the coast of Somalia (S/2019/867) - Somalia - ReliefWeb
Report of the Secretary-General on the situation with respect to piracy and armed robbery at sea off the coast of Somalia (S/2019/867) -...

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13/11/2019 07:11

EU to ‘increase presence and improve support’ for Sahel partners fighting terrorism - The Defense Post
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12/11/2019 12:11

Govt extends GSDF mission in Sinai for 1 year - The Japan News
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      Enviroment News
 

14/11/2019 09:11

Global Maritime Information Market 2019-2023 Growth, Market Size, Key Developments, Revenue, Type, Application, Manufacturers - Boston Life News
Global Maritime Information Market 2019-2023 Growth, Market Size, Key Developments, Revenue, Type, Application, Manufacturers  Boston Life...

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14/11/2019 08:11

Kenya committed to meeting maritime framework expectations - Kenya Broadcasting Corporation
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14/11/2019 08:11

Global Maritime Satellite Communication Market-Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2019-2024) - Montana Ledger
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14/11/2019 07:11

ESG investing – is shipping on the wrong side of 'vice' and 'virtue'? - Seatrade Maritime News
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14/11/2019 07:11

Norway boosts IMO's GreenVoyage-2050 GHG project - Sea News
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14/11/2019 01:11

Navy EOD Modernizing Tactics, Training Models to Adjust to the New Maritime Fight - USNI News
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      Events

Capital Link Hong Kong Forum

Monday, 18 November 2019

Hong Kong
In cooperation with the Hong Kong Government, Capital Link is honored to organize a forum that will open the Hong Kong Maritime Week (HKMW) on Monday, November 18, 2019. The Capital Link Hong Kong Forum will take place in conjunction with and immediately after the Opening Ceremony of the HKMW. The Forum will commence at 10.00 am and will conclude by 6.00 pm. There are several initiatives under way aiming to reinforce Hong Kong’s position as a major hub for the global shipping industry, which will be highlighted during the Forum and the HKMW. Capital Link's Hong Kong Maritime Forum will discuss hot topics of critical significance for the industry and for Hong Kong, featuring industry leaders from the global and the Hong Kong maritime communities. A number of global industry leaders are coming to Hong Kong for this Forum and the HKMW to exchange views, discuss and debate with their Hong Kong counterparts. The Forum will provide an overview of the developments and outlook of the various shipping markets and will discuss topics on the Greater Bay Area, the challenges of technology and the environmental regulations, the changing landscape in finance and capital markets, the significance of seafarers welfare & training, and will conclude with high level discussions on the future direction of the industry and its transformational impact on shipping. Capital Link’s Forums are well known for their large attendance by shipowners, financiers, investors and a wider audience of industry participants. They provide rich informational content coupled with unique networking opportunities. We look forward to having you with us in Hong Kong!

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European shipping week

Monday, 17 February 2020 - Friday, 21 February 2020

Brussels
Europe’s shipowners will once again join forces with the European Parliament, Council and European Commission to place shipping and maritime at the top of the agenda when European Shipping Week is held in Brussels for the third time during the week of February 17-21, 2020.

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