Schneider Electric takes on feasibility study to develop UK’s first maritime green corridor

Shore power and energy conversion specialist Schneider Electric announces that it is a technical partner in an eight-month consultancy project to design and deliver the UK’s first green shipping corridor between the Ports of Dover, Calais and Dunkirk as part of the UK’s Clean Maritime Demonstration Competition (CMDC). As a key technical partner in the consultancy […]

ClassNK grants Innovation Endorsement Provider certification to FUKUJIN KISEN

Classification Society ClassNK has granted its Class C Innovation Endorsement Provider Certification to FUKUJIN KISEN CO., LTD, a ship owning company based in Ehime, Japan. FUKUJIN KISEN aims to pursue a new style of ship management utilizing digitalization, called “Next-Generation Ship Management”, and a rewarding and comfortable work environment for employees and seafarers based on […]

Diversity Study Group launches DEI Maritime Masterclass Series

Diversity Study Group, the leading consulting, training, benchmarking, and networking organisation on diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) in maritime, has unveiled its new DEI Maritime Masterclass Series, as well as details of its first masterclass on how maritime professionals can realise their DEI ambitions. Founded in 2018, the Diversity Study Group supports the global maritime […]

China wins record $3bn order from CMA CGM for 16 large containerships

China State Shipbuilding Corporation is reported to have won an order from France’s CMA CGM Group to produce 16 large container vessels worth more than USD 3 billion. It is believed to be the most expensive single newbuilding ever placed and certainly the largest ever containership order won by the Chinese shipbuilding industry. The order […]

NAMEPA announces annual Safety at Sea event with AMVER awards

NAMEPA (North American Marine Environment Protection Association) will be holding its annual Safety at Sea Seminar as an in-person event at The AGU Conference Center in Washington DC, on Thursday, May 18th beginning at 1:30EDT. This annual event will be enhanced by the presentation of the United States Coast Guard’s (USCG) AMVER awards to shipowners […]