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16/02/2018 MARPRO Team
Europort Romania 2018 is all set to match the impressive performance of the 2016 edition. The leading maritime event on the shore of the Black Sea is looking to connect the maritime world.
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08/02/2018 MARPRO Team
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Clean Arctic Alliance Comment on High Sulfur Fuel Ban Agreement
18/02/2018 MARPRO Team
Responding to the agreement of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to move towards a ban on the carriage of shipping fuel with sulphur content above 0.5%, Dr Sian Prior, lead advisor to the Clean Arctic Alliance, said:
DESMI upgrades to future-proofed pump testing capability
18/02/2018 MARPRO Team
Danish-based manufacturer DESMI has supplied pumps for more than a century.
TUI Cruises to order a new ship from Meyer Turku
18/02/2018 Marpro Team
TUI Cruises and Meyer Turku have agreed to build a Mein Schiff 7 with delivery in 2023, which is based on the design of New Mein Schiff 1 & 2. The agreement is still subject to financing, which is now being worked on with the banks and Finnvera.
Hot Water Thrown on Pirates
18/02/2018 Maritime Executive
An attack by suspected Abu Sayyaf pirates was thwarted on Friday after boiling water mixed with oil was poured on the men as they tried to board the vessel.
China breaks new ground… again
18/02/2018 Peter Sand, Chief Shipping Analyst, BIMCO
Chinese seaborne imports of iron ore, coal and crude oil have all grown strongly throughout 2017. Both seaborne imports of crude oil and iron ore have reached the highest levels ever recorded, while coal reached the highest level in three years.
Global shipping exhibition gears up for largest show in history
18/02/2018 MARPRO Team
POSIDONIA 2018 TO HOST INTERNATIONAL UNVEIL OF INDUSTRY TITANS JV – INTERNATIONAL MARITIME INDUSTRIES (IMI)
Rolls-Royce partners with Global Internet of Things start-ups
18/02/2018 MARPRO Team
R2 Data Labs, the data innovation team inside Rolls-Royce, has become a major corporate partner of IoT Tribe North, a leading accelerator for tech start-ups.
Breakbulk's Top 10 Companies
12/02/2018 Maritime Executive
As of early January 2018, the 10 largest breakbulk operators by deadweight of multipurpose/project/heavy-lift tonnage combined deployed a fleet of 460 ships, says industry analyst Dynamar.
A.P. Møller - Mærsk A/S grows revenue and underlying profit in year of transformation
09/02/2018 MARPRO team
Growing revenue and improving profit in A.P. Moller - Maersk, primarily driven by Maersk Line. Underlying profit for the continuing operations was USD 356 million, compared to a loss of USD 496 million in 2016.
Evergreen Orders Eight 11,000 TEU Containerships
08/02/2018 MARPRO team
Evergreen Marine Corp. (EMC) entered into an agreement with Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) today to order eight 11,000 TEU containerships. The contracts were signed by EMC Chairman Anchor Chang and SHI President & CEO J.O. Nam.
Next generation hull calculation software: DNV GL launches Nauticus Hull version V20
06/02/2018 MARPRO Team
DNV GL’s Nauticus Hull software has been given a major upgrade to provide improved support for the new DNV GL rules and IACS requirements.
AAL AND HMM TO GLOBALLY COOPERATE AND LAUNCH JOINT FAR EAST –  MIDDLE EAST MPV LINER SERVICE
06/02/2018 MARPRO Team
– Specialist multipurpose carriers and long-standing collaborators, AAL and Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM), are entering an exciting global cooperation.
ERCK RICKMERS SELLS E.R. SCHIFFAHRT AND HARPER PETERSEN
06/02/2018 MARPRO Team
Hamburg entrepreneur Erck Rickmers (53) has decided to sell his ship management and ship brokerage activities.
Stowaway Bird Gets its Own Cruise Ship Cabin
04/02/2018 Maritime Executive
A stowaway galah, a type of Australian cockatoo, has enjoyed a luxury cruise around New Zealand after biosecurity officials allowed it to stay on the vessel.
IRANIMEX2017 confirms position as the Middle East’s largest maritime event
04/02/2018 MARPRO Team
The scale of emerging maritime market opportunities, following Iran’s re-engagement with global trade partners, was brought into sharp focus at IRANIMEX, powered by Europort, which took place on Kish Island, Iran, between 12-14th December 2017.
Rolls-Royce to upgrade six offshore vessels with battery packs
04/02/2018 MARPRO Team
Rolls-Royce Commercial Marine has received an order to deliver a battery-powered energy system for six offshore vessels (PSV’s) which have been built by the yard Cosco Guangdong in China.
SEA\LNG LAUNCHES LNG BUNKER NAVIGATOR TOOL
04/02/2018 MARPRO Team
New tool provides evolving overview of the rapid development of LNG bunkering infrastructure.
Hapag-Lloyd recycles seven more container ships in an eco-friendly manner
04/02/2018 MARPRO Team
Hapag-Lloyd boasts one of the youngest fleets in the industry after merger with UASC / Vessels to be dismantled in line with environmental regulations in certified shipyards
Hamburg Süd to launch new services
04/02/2018 MARPRO Team
Hamburg Süd to launch new services between West Coast South and Central America and Asia
ONE Ready to Take Bookings from February 1
04/02/2018 MARPRO Team
Ocean Network Express Pte. Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as “ONE”) announces that acceptance of bookings for its container shipping service begins in stages from February 1, 2018*.
World’s biggest Rotortug® fra Damen Shipyards
28/01/2018 MARPRO Team
18th January Albwardy Damen in Sharjah hosted a naming ceremony for the world’s biggest Rotortug®, the ART 100-46 RT Raven. The vessel will be operated by Perth-based KT Maritime Services Australia Pty Ltd.
NYK Installs “J-Marine NeCST” Ship Navigation Support Tool on Asuka II
28/01/2018 MARPRO Team
The first commercial product of the “J-Marine NeCST”* ship navigation support tool has been installed on board Asuka II, a cruise ship owned and operated by NYK Cruises Co. Ltd.
“K” Line takes Delivery of 14000-TEU Containership “MILANO BRIDGE”
28/01/2018 MARPRO Team
Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd., Tokyo, ( “K” Line) is proud to announce the delivery of “MILANO BRIDGE,” a 14,000-TEU Containership at Hiroshima Shipyard of Imabari Shipbuilding Co., Ltd, Japan on January 18, 2018.
NYK Subsidiary to Install Wind Turbines at Logistics Terminal in Belgium
28/01/2018 MARPRO Team
A wholly owned NYK subsidiary company, International Car Operators N.V. (ICO), will install up to 11 wind turbines on the grounds of a finished-car logistics terminal that ICO owns and operates in Zeebrugge, Belgium.
NGOs and industry send a very strong signal
28/01/2018 MARPRO Team
Leading environmental organizations and the international shipping industry have joined forces and unitedly call for an explicit ban on non-compliant fuel on board ships from 2020.
REINPLUS FIWADO Bunker and GoodFuels Marine enter into partnership for sustainable inland shipping
28/01/2018 MARPRO team
Advanced Biofuels more widely available for European inland shipping
ONE Launches New “Day ONE” Service Network
28/01/2018 MARPRO Team
Ocean Network Express (ONE) to implement new worldwide service network from April 2018.
Clean Arctic Alliance response to new record volume of goods shipped on the Northern Sea Route
28/01/2018 MARPRO Team
Responding to the latest figures from the Russian Federal Agency for Maritime and River Transport regarding a record volume of 9,737 million tons of goods shipped on the Northern Sea Route during 2017
ENVIRONMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS AND SHIPPING INDUSTRY CALL FOR CARRIAGE BAN ON NON-COMPLIANT FUEL
28/01/2018 MARPRO Team
Leading environmental organizations and the global shipping industry have joined in calling for an explicit prohibition on the carriage of non-compliant marine fuels when the global 0.5% sulphur cap takes effect in 2020.
Rolls-Royce opens autonomous ship research and development centre in Finland
28/01/2018 MARPRO Team
Rolls-Royce has opened a state-of-the-art research facility in Turku, Finland, to develop the technologies Rolls-Royce and its partners require to shape the future of an increasingly more autonomous global shipping industry.
Huisman succesfully load tests world’s first 3D printed offshore crane hook
28/01/2018 MARPRO Team
In the first week of 2018, world’s first 3D printed offshore crane hook, manufactured by worldwide provider of step changing technical solutions Huisman, successfully passed its load test.
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