CSC welcomes approval of EU ETS law by EU Parliament

The Cyprus Shipping Chamber welcomes the formal approval of the new EU ETS law yesterday by the European Parliament. The law embraces the calls of European Shipowners through the European Community Shipowners’ Associations (ECSA), to earmark revenues generated by EU ETS allowances, to facilitate the decarbonisation of the shipping industry. At least 20 million ETS […]

NorthStandard opens new headquarters for Asia in Singapore

NorthStandard has opened the doors of the Singapore office that establishes its new headquarters in Asia, located in expanded and fully refurbished premises at the former North address of Springleaf Tower, Anson Road. Establishment of a single office was marked out as a priority during the merger between North P&I and The Standard Club, given […]

PSA expands cargo solutions network in Türkiye with acquisition of Alisan Logistics

PSA International Pte Ltd (PSA) has through its fully owned subsidiary, PSA-BDP Turkey Supply Chain Solutions Pte Ltd, signed an Agreement to acquire 75% of the shares of privately held ALISAN Logistics A.S. (ALISAN). ALISAN is a logistics company located in Türkiye and active in fast moving consumer goods (FMCG), chemicals, automotive industries and agro […]

Grimaldi inaugurates new G5 vessel class with delivery of Great Antwerp

The Grimaldi Group has taken delivery of the vessel Great Antwerp at the Hyundai Mipo Dockyard Co. Ltd. in Ulsan, South Korea. This is the first of the six multipurpose ro-ro units commissioned from the Korean company just over two years ago. The vessel inaugurates a new class called G5, which is the evolution of […]

KONGSBERG forms new Kongsberg Discovery business area for Sensors and Robotics

Kongsberg Gruppen (KONGSBERG) is a global leader within advanced robotics and sensor technology to map, monitor and understand ocean space. IN recognition that the ocean is a crucial part of solving global climate, food and security challenges, this technology will become part of a new business area, Kongsberg Discovery. Until the turn of the year, […]

Innovation Norway funds Alma’s zero-emission vessel technology

Innovation Norway has awarded Alma Clean Power AS in Bergen up to 49 million NOK in funding for a project aiming to develop environmental technology that will enable zero-emission ocean-going vessels. “This is an important project for the green transition with a potential to contribute to the goal of a 50% reduction in emissions in […]

KPI OceanConnect appoints Dorthe Bendtsen as Chief Operating Officer

KPI OceanConnect, a leading global marine energy provider, is pleased to announce the promotion of Dorthe Bendtsen to the role of Chief Operating Officer (COO). Bendtsen, who previously held the position of Head of Corporate Services at KPI OceanConnect, has been an integral part of the company’s executive management team for the past 14 years. […]

ZeroNorth enters into new emissions reduction partnerships

Technology company ZeroNorth has today announced it is now partnering with the Global Maritime Forum and is a Mission Ambassador for Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller Center for Zero Carbon Shipping. These partnerships highlight ZeroNorth’s role as an active and collaborative organisation that is committed to working together with wider industry stakeholders to reduce barriers to immediate […]

Vega-Reederei to tackle cyber-security with Inmarsat Fleet Secure UTM solution

Inmarsat has secured an agreement with long-standing Fleet Xpress customer Vega-Reederei (Vega) to install Fleet Secure Unified Threat Management (UTM) across the Hamburg-based ship manager’s fleet of existing and newbuild vessels. The deal represents a proactive move to secure Vega’s fleet against growing cyber threats while achieving regulatory compliance, as the company rejuvenates with four […]

Survitec doubles operations in Miami to support cruise sector

Global Survival Technology solutions provider Survitec has cut the ribbon on a new customer service centre in Miami, Florida, doubling its operations to facilitate anticipated demand for its award-winning Advanced Evacuation System, Seahaven, which received full classification approval last year. The new 371m2 facility will also provide round-the-clock sales and service support to cruise ship […]