Stage is set for Panama Maritime XIV

The Panama Maritime XIV World Conference & Exhibition will be held from 17th to 20th March 2019 at the Megapolis Convention Centre in Panama City. The main theme of the conference is ‘Taking advantage of the evolutionary trends of the industry: a more ecological, digital and autonomous maritime industry’. During this edition of Panama Maritime, […]

World’s first iVLOC delivered with DNV GL class

The world’s first intelligent very large ore carrier (iVLOC), the DNV GL-classed Pacific Vision, was delivered by Shanghai Waigaoqiao Shipyard to China Merchants Energy Shipping Company. The vessel is the world’s first VLOC to implement DNV GL’s SmartShip descriptive notation. To qualify for the notation, Pacific Vision has been outfitted with an integration platform, a […]

Elomatic collaborates with NYK Group to create emission-free cargo ship

Elomatic has partnered with Japanese shipping company NYK Group and NYK’s technology arm MTI to create the concept design for a futuristic emission-free pure car and truck carrier (PCTC), – the NYK SUPER ECO SHIP 2050. Compared to current vessels, the NYK SUPER ECO SHIP 2050 will reduce CO2 emissions by 100%. The energy-efficient vessel […]