Intermodal Asia 2020 launches alongside China Container Shipping Industry Association

Intermodal Asia will take place in Shanghai, China from 17th to 19th March 2020 bringing the container and intermodal industry together. The 2020 event was officially launched on 3rd December in a press conference in Shanghai, hosted by Intermodal Asia and the China Container Shipping Industry Association (CCIA). It was an opportunity to explain the […]

Thomas Miller Specialty concludes purchase of Lodestar Marine’s book of business

Thomas Miller Specialty, a global insurance provider across a number of sectors including marine, offshore and general aviation, announced today (Friday) it has concluded the purchase of Lodestar Marine’s book of business. Vicky Clarke, underwriter at Lodestar Marine is joining the Thomas Miller Specialty team. Vicky has over 13 years’ experience in the marine insurance […]

BIMCO agrees that climate ambitions will not be achieved by Europe acting alone

BIMCO has welcomed the recognition of the European Commission (EC) that climate change is a global issue that requires mobilisation of partners internationally. In The European Green Deal, published on 11th December 2019 by the European Commission, it is highlighted in the introduction that “the environmental ambitions of the Green Deal will not be achieved […]

HullWiper expands clean shipping in Gibraltar

HullWiper is expanding its operations in Gibraltar in partnership with global ship fuel conservation and underwater services provider SCAMP, with a second underwater hull cleaning unit that will be operational in the first quarter of 2020. About 60 hull cleans have been carried out in the Port of Gibraltar by HullWiper since its launch there […]