Posidonia 2022 to chart new course for global shipping reset

Posidonia 2022 will be held this summer from June 6-10, with the 27th edition of the world’s most prestigious shipping event gearing up to welcome the international maritime community back to its Athens Metropolitan Expo venue, following the pandemic-induced disruption of the 2020 event. Already, nearly 90% of the exhibition floor is committed, and as […]

VIKAND partners with Global Maritime Forum to improve seafarer human sustainability

Maritime Medical and Public Health specialist VIKAND has announced that it is partnering with the Global Maritime Forum to work collaboratively with liked-minded shipping companies to establish robust ecosystems to help improve seafarer human sustainability. This initiative concurs with the Global Maritime Forum’s founding principle which is to provide a platform for collaboration between international […]

IRClass Systems and Solutions Pvt Ltd (ISSPL) announces acquisition of test laboratory

IRClass Systems and Solutions Pvt Ltd (ISSPL), an entity promoted by Indian Register of Shipping, has acquired several verticals of CEG Test House including Food & Agriculture, Pharmaceutical, AYUSH and Environmental Testing. Through the acquisition of this test laboratory, ISSPL will be able to offer testing services to several key verticals under one roof. This […]

FuelTrust announces Carbon Baseline to assess and verify historical GHG performance

FuelTrust has announced the launch of Carbon Baseline, an AI-enabled solution that delivers a detailed and verified baseline assessment of historical vessel and fleet emissions. FuelTrust says its Carbon Baseline service uses cloud-based AI and blockchain technology to deliver a validated historic carbon baseline in weeks, not months, at lower cost. The patent-pending AI Digital […]

ABS appoints Stamatis Fradelos Vice President of Regulatory Affairs

As shipowners navigate an ever more complex regulatory environment, ABS has appointed specialist Stamatis Fradelos as Vice President of Regulatory Affairs. Fradelos, who returns to ABS’ Athens office where he was previously Business Director and member of the IACS Environmental Panel, will spearhead ABS engagement with administrations and regulatory bodies and support the industry with […]

Accelleron – the new face of ABB Turbocharging

ABB has announced that its Turbocharging division, a global leader in heavy duty turbocharging for diesel and gas engines, has unveiled its new brand name “Accelleron”, a compound word of: Access – Accelerate – Excel – on and on, with a bold new color of bright purple representing a powerful, inspirational, and noble brand. The […]