KR signs MOU with Microsoft Korea to collaborate on digital transformation

Korean Register (KR) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Microsoft Korea to collaborate on digital transformation and enhance their technological capabilities, with the aim of leading the digital transformation of the shipbuilding and maritime industry by leveraging fourth industrial revolution technologies. Through this partnership, a joint working group between the two companies will […]

Channel ports and DFDS join forces to decarbonise cross-Channel transport

Seizing on the recent political declaration by the French President Emmanuel Macron and UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak, climate neutral cross-Channel transportation moved a step closer last week. The Channel ports and ferry operator DFDS signed a Memorandum of Understanding (pictured) to collaborate on decarbonising maritime traffic on the Dover Straits. Routes between Dover and […]

Gulf Marine Services wins two new contract awards

UAE-based Gulf Marine Services (GMS), a leading supplier of self-propelled and self-elevating support vessels for the offshore oil, gas, and renewables sectors, is pleased to announce the award of two new contracts for one of its small K-Class vessels (pictured) in the Middle East Gulf region. The company says that the daily rates secured for […]