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  • $20m finance facility for bunker and lubricant buyers
    on August 10, 2020 at 12:00 am

    Bulugo has partnered with Whitehall Finance to provide a credit solution to bunker fuel and lubricant buyers.

  • Svitzer strengthens its leadership
    on August 10, 2020 at 12:00 am

    Effective 1 September 2020, Svitzer CEO Kasper Friis Nilaus has appointed Lise Demant his successor as Managing Director (MD) for Svitzer Europe and Videlina Georgieva as new global Chief Commercial Officer (CCO).

  • Hempel welcomes new COO
    on August 10, 2020 at 12:00 am

    New Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer Katarina Lindström officially joined Hempel on 1 August.

  • Significant savings for energy companies
    on August 10, 2020 at 12:00 am

    Pioneering technology expert tells ADIPEC Energy Dialogue up to 80 per cent of plant shutdowns could be mitigated through combination of advanced electrification, automation and digitalisation technologies .

  • Greener means of transport by Holland Shipyards Group
    on August 10, 2020 at 12:00 am

    Holland Shipyards Group handed over a new build hybrid ferry, named Gaarden, to Schlepp- und Fährgesellschaft Kiel (SFK) in Germany. The vessel will operate as a cycle- and footferry within the waters of the Kieler Fjord.

  • Twin focus on sustainability and innovation
    on August 10, 2020 at 12:00 am

    Two organisations with a focus on sustainability and innovation are progressing their shared aims with the production of two next generation tugs.

  • Roknoor-32 launched by Indian Register of Shipping
    on August 10, 2020 at 12:00 am

    M.V. ROKNOOR-32, a General Cargo vessel, built under the classification of the Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass), was successfully launched from the Delta Shipyard in Chattogram, Bangladesh.

  • This could change life at sea
    on August 7, 2020 at 12:00 am

    Elon Musk wants to make satellite Internet as fast as the one at home.

  • Maersk Flow, a new digital supply chain management platform
    on July 30, 2020 at 12:00 am

    The new platform strengthens the company’s position as global integrator of container logistics helping small and medium sized customers to connect and simplify their supply chains.

  • GAC brings 3,000 Indian seafarers home
    on July 30, 2020 at 12:00 am

    Nearly 3,000 Indian seafarers from Holland America Line, Princess Cruises and Seabourn ships are back with their families after being successfully signed off from their vessels.

  • Bawat is growing rapidly
    on July 30, 2020 at 12:00 am

    The 100% Danish-owned company Bawat has developed a unique ballast water treatment system whose technology is based on pasteurization. The company has within a short time obtained both IMO and USCG approval.

  • London retains lead position in maritime services
    on July 30, 2020 at 12:00 am

    The report highlights that London – “a sophisticated shipping service industry cluster” – retains its leading role in maritime services, having climbed up to the second place overall.

  • Denmark keeps its fifth place
    on July 30, 2020 at 12:00 am

    The Danish merchant fleet is still the fifth largest in the world. The total tonnage operated by Danish shipping companies is at the same level as last year.

  • New market for low carbon fuels
    on July 30, 2020 at 12:00 am

    A new study from marine and energy consultancy BLUE Insight reveals race to gain first mover advantage in estimated $1.4 trillion low carbon shipping market has already begun.

  • Help for stranded seafarers on Danish ships
    on July 30, 2020 at 12:00 am

    The government, together with Danish Shipping, the maritime section of the Danish Metalworkers' Union and the Danish Engineers' Association, has found a solution whereby stranded seafarers on board Danish ships can come home.

  • Digitalization of shipping – more important than ever
    on July 30, 2020 at 12:00 am

    Digitalization, big data, and new technologies such as artificial intelligence are key in enabling the post-COVID recovery, IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim told a a webinar.