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Indonesia Maritime Industry towards Global Maritime Axis
06/12/2017 Sponsored News Story
The 7th of maritime exhibition in Indonesia – INAMARINE 2017, which was held successfully, attracted all maritime professional companies in South East Asia itself and several countries.
Golar LNG signs agreement with Erma First to install BWTS
30/11/2017 Sponsored News Story
Oslo based Golar LNG has agreed with ERMA FIRST, to install a Ballast Water Treatment System (BWTS) on up to 16 LNG vessels.
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Maersk Line obtains final regulatory approval and closes the acquisition of
06/12/2017 MARPRO Team
On 1 December 2016, Maersk Line announced its intention to acquire Hamburg Süd. The acquisition triggered a regulatory approval process in 23 jurisdictions which was successfully concluded on Tuesday 28 November with the approval of the acquisition.
NYK-TDG Maritime Academy Graduates Its Class of 2017
06/12/2017 MARPRO Team
On November 11, the NYK-TDG Maritime Academy (NTMA), which is located in the suburbs of Manila and jointly run by NYK and the Transnational Diversified Group (TDG),* proudly graduated the 152 students comprising the academy’s Class of 2017.
Hamburg Süd remains Hamburg Süd
06/12/2017 MARPRO Team
Hamburg Süd remains a commercially independent brand under new owner – Significantly greater product range through global service network – Own sales force provides unchanged level of care to Hamburg Süd customers
NORDEN opens office in Vancouver and expands global reach
06/12/2017 MARPRO Team
NORDEN continues to expand its global reach and local presence with the opening of a new office in Vancouver, Canada.
Dutch consortium studies possibilities for autonomous shipping
06/12/2017 MARPRO Team
It was announced in the framework of the Smart Shipping Challenge 2017 that a Dutch consortium of nearly 20 partners launched a project this month to study and demonstrate the technical possibilities for autonomous shipping.
  DNV GL releases the new issue of MARITIME IMPACT magazine
06/12/2017 MARPRO Team
Just in time for the Marintec China trade fair in Shanghai, DNV GL has published this year’s second issue of the classification society’s customer and stakeholder magazine MARITIME IMPACT. The theme of the issue is: ‘Smart Operations’.
Rolls-Royce and the European Space Agency to collaborate on shipping’s digital future
30/11/2017 MARPRO Team
Rolls-Royce and the European Space Agency (ESA) have signed a ground-breaking cooperation agreement aimed at pursuing space activities in support of autonomous, remote controlled shipping and promoting innovation in European digital logistics.
Hapag-Lloyd successfully completes integration with UASC
30/11/2017 MARPRO Team
Today, Hapag-Lloyd successfully completed the integration of UASC into the Group.
World’s first Class approved 3D printed ship’s propeller unveiled
30/11/2017 MARPRO Team
Following a rigorous testing process, verified by Bureau Veritas, the world’s first Class approved 3D printed ship’s propeller, the WAAMpeller, has been unveiled at Damen Shipyard Group’s headquarters in the Netherlands.
Dutch maritime companies invite you to join Marintec 2017
30/11/2017 MARPRO Team
A lot of Dutch maritime companies are represented at Marintec 2017. Visitors can find these companies at the Holland Pavilion. Marintec 2017 takes place from December 5 till 8 in Shanghai.
Damen wins 2017 Dutch Logistics Award
30/11/2017 MARPRO Team
Damen Shipyards Group has won the 2017 Dutch Logistics Award. This prestigious prize was presented by the Netherlands Association of Logistics Management (vLm) in recognition of Damen’s high standards of logistical management and efficiency.
Good housekeeping essential to keep a vessel ship-shape
30/11/2017 MARPRO team
The American Club launches free pocket guide to maintaining a safe working environment on board
Research partnership aims to enable Zero Emission Ships
29/11/2017 MARPRO Team
By combining existing technologies in a new way, we can build ferries that represent a quantum leap for the environment. That is the idea behind a new R&D project involving four major players in the maritime sector.
Call for United Front on Cargo Safety
29/11/2017 MARPRO Team
Four industry organisations representing different sectors of the supply chain have been drawing attention, in particular, to the responsibilities of container owners and operators.
Don´t miss out on great opportunities
28/11/2017 MARPRO Team
During the last months we have compiledsome good advice for you, in case you want to be offered interesting jobs and proceed with your career
Rolls-Royce opens first Ship Intelligence Experience Space
28/11/2017 MARPRO Team
Rolls-Royce has opened the first in a series of ship intelligence experience spaces to show its customers, suppliers and partners how the latest digital solutions can transform the marine industry.
A.P. Møller - Mærsk A/S strengthens the Executive Board
28/11/2017 MARPRO TEam
A.P. Møller - Mærsk A/S strengthens the Executive Board to accelerate the vision of becoming the global integrator of container logistics for the benefits of customers and global trade
Introducing Celebrity Flora: The Celebrity Revolution Continues
27/11/2017 MARPRO Team
The Celebrity Revolution Continues with a New Ship Designed for the Galapagos Islands
Norwegian Cruise Line Orders PrimeServ Upgrades for Multiple Vessels
27/11/2017 MARPRO Team
Engine insulation to be brought up to SOLAS standard in advance of required timeline
Seaspan Announces $1M Investment to University of Victoria for Hybrid Electric Technology Research
27/11/2017 MARPRO Team
The Dennis & Phyllis Washington Foundation (the “Foundation”), in conjunction with Seaspan, announced today a $1 million investment to the University of Victoria (UVic) to support innovative teaching and research.
Unveiling the potential of the outermost regions for sustainable blue growth
27/11/2017 MARPRO News
The report "Realising the potential of the Outermost Regions for sustainable blue growth" presents the results of a study prepared for the European Commission.
Wärtsilä introduces its Smart Marine Ecosystem vision
27/11/2017 MARPRO News
Wärtsilä intends to lead the industry’s transformation towards a Smart Marine Ecosystem.
US Navy Deploys Unmanned Submersibles in Argentine Submarine Search
20/11/2017 MARPRO Team
The U.S. Navy has deployed unmanned underwater vehicles (UUV) to join in the search for the Argentine navy's submarine, A.R.A. San Juan, in South Atlantic waters.
Unifeeder welcomes Nils Smedegaard Andersen as Chairman of the Board
20/11/2017 MARPRO Team
Unifeeder, the largest Pan-European feeder and shortsea operator, today announced the appointment of Nils Smedegaard Andersen as new Chairman of the Board of Directors.
Maritime Disruptors Academy is open for registrations
20/11/2017 MARPRO Team
Danish Shipping has just launched a new academy for employees in Danish shipping companies together with the tech consultancy DareDisrupt.
Rolls-Royce unveils Crystal blue luxury yacht with advanced digital technology and hybrid propulsion
20/11/2017 MARPRO Team
Rolls-Royce has unveiled a ground-breaking luxury yacht concept designed to showcase the advantages of advanced ship intelligence solutions and hybrid propulsion based on LNG fuel and battery power in the marine leisure market.
Damen acquires Daewoo’s shares in Daewoo Mangalia Heavy Industries
20/11/2017 MARPRO Team
Damen Shipyards Group has entered into a share purchase agreement with Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) for the acquisition of its majority share in Daewoo Mangalia Heavy Industries (DMHI).
DNV GL line optimization brings ten per cent fuel savings
20/11/2017 MARPRO Team
DNV GL line optimization brings ten per cent fuel savings for Hapag-Lloyd Cruises’ new expedition cruise vessels.
Europort confirms role as international maritime business hub
15/11/2017 MARPRO Team
Europort’s vital role as a hub for global maritime business was reflected in its continuing attractiveness to international visitors and a series of business deals signed while the 2017 event was in session.
NORDEN's third quarter of 2017
13/11/2017 MARPRO Team
Expectations for the adjusted results for the year are raised to USD -10 to 30 million (previously USD -20 to 20 million) as a result of higher expected Dry Cargo earnings.
Agreement on EU CO2 quotas excludes shipping for now
13/11/2017 MARPRO Team
Nov. 9th, the European Parliament and the EU member states agreed on a revision of the EU's Emissions Trading System, ETS.
Raytheon Anschütz launches new PilotStar NX
13/11/2017 MARPRO Team
With the new PilotStar NX, the German-based navigation company Raytheon Anschütz continues the path of simplifying autopilot handling in combination with superior steering performance.
Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics ASA reports strong underlying results in the third quarter
13/11/2017 MARPRO Team
Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics ASA reports strong underlying results in the third quarter due to continued positive development for Ocean volumes and cargo mix.
Wilhelmsen eyes efficiency gains by sharing data on DNV GL’s Veracity platform
13/11/2017 MARPRO Team
Wilhelmsen is exploring concrete ways of leveraging their data on DNV GL’s Veracity industry platform.
A.P. Møller - Mærsk A/S grows revenue and underlying profit in the third quarter of the year
13/11/2017 MARPRO Team
In Q3, the revenue of A.P. Møller - Mærsk A/S' continuing operations increased by 14% year on year driven by higher freight rates in Maersk Line. The underlying profit was USD 248m.
BIMCO November Shipping Market Overview & Outlook 2017
13/11/2017 MARPRO Denmark
Dry bulk shipping: Take good care of the recovery. Tanker shipping: Q4 only delivers temporary upside as overcapacity remains an issue. Free download of full report.
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