Britannia strengthens underwriting team

Britannia has bolstered its underwriting presence with three significant appointments as part of the company’s growth strategy and to further enhance service delivery. The recruitment drive comes as the curtain falls on the prestigious 30-year underwriting career of Steve Myatt, who has decided to step down from his role as underwriting Director, marking the successful […]

Prevention at Sea gains another flag recognition for its Oil Record Book software

Maritime technology and risk minimisation company Prevention at Sea has gained recognition from the Bahamas Maritime Authority (BMA) for its multi-award winning ε-ORB (Oil Record Book) software developed in conjunction with the Liberian Ship Registry. “I am really pleased that the BMA is ready to provide the required approval to ship operators using our ε-ORB […]

Wind assist technology primed to support Paris-aligned decarbonisation in shipping

Tuomas Riski, CEO of Norsepower Oy, the provider of low- maintenance, software operated, and data verified auxiliary wind propulsion systems, today (Wednesday) said wind power was ready to be a part of meeting Paris-aligned greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction targets set by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) in April this year. Norsepower’s Rotor Sail Solution alone […]

Seven Hapag-Lloyd container vessels benefit from MacGregor Cargo Boosts

MacGregor, part of Cargotec, is upgrading and optimising the container stowage systems onboard seven Hapag-Lloyd C-class (Samsung 9,300 TEU series) container vessels. A contract for four vessels was signed in December 2017 and was shortly followed by a further three in January 2018.  The work is being carried out under a MacGregor Cargo Boost service, […]

Chiquita stays fresh with 2500 energy-efficient reefer containers from Maersk Container Industry

Dedicated to creating more sustainable shipping practices, the world-renowned banana producer is further bolstering its fleet of Star Cool Integrated containers and adding more controlled atmosphere systems to deliver premium banana quality. The new batch of 2,500 Star Cool Integrated containers from Maersk Container Industry (MCI) will be deployed in Chiquita Brands International’s (Chiquita) shipping […]