GCMD selects Lloyd’s Register for LCO2 offloading concept study

The Global Centre for Maritime Decarbonisation (GCMD) is pleased to award its concept study on offloading liquefied CO2 (LCO2) captured onboard ships to Lloyd’s Register, supported by their partner Arup. Shipboard carbon capture can be a mid-term solution for decarbonising international shipping. For the industry to operationalise shipboard carbon capture technologies, addressing the offloading of […]

VIKAND partners with cruise operator Compagnie Française de Croisières (CFC)

Global healthcare specialist VIKAND is partnering with Compagnie Française de Croisières (CFC) to provide its full medical service to ensure the highest level of care for both passengers and crew on CFC’s cruise vessel M/V Renaissance. Under the partnership agreement VIKAND will provide a team of experienced French speaking medical professionals both onboard and ashore […]

Ocean Network Express launches ONE Eco Calculator as milestone towards net zero

Ocean Network Express (ONE) is pleased to announce the launch of the ONE Eco Calculator, which calculates carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from ONE’s operating vessels. The tool is one of the company’s milestones in its journey to net zero. With the ONE Eco Calculator, units are expressed as either Tank-to-Wake (TTW), a measure of emissions […]

Veson Nautical announces intent to acquire VesselsValue

Veson Nautical (Veson), provider of maritime freight management solutions, has announced its intent to acquire vessel valuation provider VesselsValue. The move will add a market-leading company and brand with a proprietary data set and unique modelling capabilities to Veson, while bringing onboard a team dedicated to the maritime industry. VesselsValue was founded in 2011 with […]

Tenable chosen by Wärtsilä to solve operational technology (OT) asset management challenges

Wärtsilä has selected exposure management company Tenable to manage its operational technology (OT) asset inventory collection and provide holistic visibility into its OT environment. The deployment allows Wärtsilä to answer its customers’ questions around asset delivery, reducing supply chain risks and taking a proactive stance on cybersecurity. With Tenable OT Security, Wärtsilä will be able […]

Important news for all DP Operators and DPVMs

From the beginning of 2024, The Nautical Institute will require that all Dynamic Positioning Operators (DPO) and Dynamic Positioning Vessel Maintainers (DPVM) show evidence of Continuing Professional Development as well as experience in order to renew their certificate. This means that all DPOs and DPVMs will be required to demonstrate a yearly undertaking of an […]

One Sea and ESA sign MoI to support autonomous shipping with space solutions

The One Sea Association and the European Space Agency (ESA) have decided to establish a strategic collaboration to promote the development of new space-enabled services which will support the maritime sector’s transition towards autonomous shipping. Autonomous shipping offers new opportunities to deploy safe, commercially viable, and environmentally sustainable maritime operations. Satellite communications and satellite navigation […]