BLOC wins competition with blockchain shipping emissions MRV solution

Blockchain technology and governance specialist Blockchain Labs for Open Collaboration (BLOC) has won Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Solve’s Coastal Communities Challenge, for its work in developing shipping Emissions Monitoring Reporting (MRV) solutions. The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Solve’s Coastal Communities Challenge declared blockchain technology and governance experts, Blockchain Labs for Open Collaboration (BLOC), […]

Day of the Seafarer photo competition – winners announced

This year’s Day of the Seafarer campaign held its first-ever photo competition, providing a fascinating insight into the daily life of a seafarer. The photo competition invited men and women working at sea to share photos of what a “Good day at sea” actually looks like, reflecting their experiences of a positive working environment. The […]

Palumbo Group takes control of Viktor Lenac Shipyard

Palumbo Group has acquired Viktor Lenac Shipyard which now becomes a member of the largest ship-repair and conversions group in Mediterranean Sea. The move represents a strategic complement to Palumbo’s current shipyard portfolio. Palumbo Group, with over 50 years of history, manages shipyards in Naples, Ancona, Messina, Savona, Marseilles, Malta and Tenerife giving work – […]

Digital Ship’s Maritime CIO Forum Singapore looks at ‘Shaping the Digital Ecosystem’

The ever-growing use of onboard applications and increased data flows in shipping means that reliable data communications and platforms are even more critical. The opening session of the day at the Maritime CIO Forum, Singapore next Wednesday (10th October) will look at how evolution in connectivity is changing the maritime and transport landscape by improving […]

Asia Maritime Pacific joins forces with Fenwick Shipping Services

Asia Maritime Pacific and Fenwick Shipping Services have announced that the two companies have merged their operations. Asia Maritime Pacific is an international handysize and minibulker owner and operator, headquartered in Hong Kong, with a fleet of over 40 modern dry bulk vessels operating worldwide. It has a network of nine offices and over 100 […]