Lloyd’s Register accepted as world’s first IECRE Renewable Energy Certification Body (RECB) for marine energy

Lloyd’s Register (LR) has been accepted as the world’s first Renewable Energy Certification Body (RECB) for marine energy by the International Electrotechnical Commission’s Renewable Energy System, (IECRE), which operates the global conformity assessment system in the three electrically producing renewable energy sectors: solar photovoltaic (PV) energy, wind energy, and marine energy. With IECRE recognition as […]

Wallenius Wilhelmsen names new CEO following global search

The Board of Wallenius Wilhelmsen ASA has today named Lasse Kristoffersen as CEO, who will commence his new role by June 2022. The appointment follows a thorough, global search process to fill the position. Lasse Kristoffersen (pictured) joins Wallenius Wilhelmsen ASA from the role of President and CEO in Torvald Klaveness, which he has held […]

‘Missed opportunity’ to decarbonise shipping at MEPC 77, says ICS

Following the conclusion of the IMO’s Maritime Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) 77 at the end of last week, the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has called it a ‘missed opportunity’ for shipping decarbonisation. ICS Secretary General, Guy Platten, said: “We are disappointed that the words and commitments made by governments at COP26 have not yet […]

Katy Womersley confirmed as new Group Operations Director

Stream Marine Training Group is delighted to announce the appointment of Katy Womersley as the Group Operations Director. Katy will take over from Colin McMurray, who is joining Forth Valley College as a director in January 2022. Katy was a deck officer before coming ashore in 2005 to join Clyde Marine Training (CMT) as an […]

New product catalogue launched ahead of LALIZAS’ 40th anniversary

LALIZAS, a leading manufacturer of lifesaving equipment since 1982, is preparing for its 40th anniversary with release of a new, updated catalogue. With four decades of experience in the global market, manufacturing and distributing lifesaving equipment worldwide through a well-established network of branches, franchises and distributors, LALIZAS introduces its new catalogue as ‘a total safety […]