Wärtsilä first to market with LNG simulator solution for Anglo-Eastern Univan Group

Wärtsilä Voyage has delivered and installed customised LNGPac bunkering and liquid cargo handling simulators at the Mumbai training centre of Hong Kong-based Anglo-Eastern Univan Group. This is a new product for the marine market, reflecting the increasing adoption by fleet owners of LNG fuel, and the consequential need to ensure that crews are sufficiently trained […]

UK Club launches Global Crew Change Advice manual

document gives valuable information on ports during pandemic The UK P&I Club, a leading provider of P&I insurance and other services to the international shipping community, has launched ‘Global Crew Change Advice’, a comprehensive manual that outlines current challenges and issues regarding crew changes in ports throughout the world. An A-Z compendium of global ports, […]

Lloyd’s Register to acquire C-MAP Commercial from Navico Group.

Provider of marine charting solutions, voyage optimisation and fleet analytics will be integrated into i4 Insight platform. Lloyd’s Register (LR) has reached an agreement to acquire Navico Group’s C-MAP commercial marine business, a leading provider of commercial marine cartography and digital publications, shore-side and shipside voyage optimization, cloud-based fleet management and fleet analytics software. The […]

Shipping companies aim to cut single-use plastics with new Charter

The UK Chamber of Shipping has launched its new Single-Use Plastic Charter. The Chamber and its members have a goal of ZERO pollution from ships to sea from plastic and the new Charter, which has 29 industry signatories, aims to encourage companies to ban the use of non-essential single-use plastics by the end of 2021 […]

Ecoflow Propulsor for the Tram project

Servogear are happy to announce that delivery of its Ecoflow Propulsor system are confirmed with the EU-funded emission free fast ferry project, Tram. With this, another milestone within the fast ferry segment is reached for Servogear as this delivery is for the world’s first purely battery-driven fast ferry to operate on a multi stop commuter […]