World Maritime University and RINA sign MoU for leadership and innovation of maritime future

In recognition of mutual interests in maritime education and research, inspection, certification and consulting engineering multinational RINA has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the World Maritime University (WMU), the institution established by and for the international maritime community within the UN system. The MoU is aimed to promote academic, technical, and educational exchange between […]

Nor-Shipping announces four finalists for Next Generation Ship Award

Nor-Shipping has revealed the final shortlist for this year’s Next Generation Ship Award, with the winner to be announced on Monday 5 June at Oslo City Hall. The prestigious accolade, now in its tenth year, pits newbuilds, retrofits and conversions against one another, with the title going to the project trailblazing new industry standards for […]

PSA forms new JV investing in renewable energy in China

PSA has partnered with Beibu-Gulf Port Group (BPG) and COSCO Shipping Group (COSCO) to form a joint venture (JV) company in China’s Guangxi Qinzhou Port District investing in wind and solar energy production. PSA Group says the JV, with its focus on renewable energy production, is aligned with and will help the Group reach its […]

Leadership of ABS Chairman, President and CEO recognised with industry award

ABS Chairman, President and CEO Christopher J. Wiernicki has been awarded the GREEN4SEA Leadership Award recognising his industry leadership and contribution to a more sustainable industry. Wiernicki, a naval architect and engineer, has more than 35 years of extensive commercial, government and international experience in marine and offshore design, operations, infrastructure and safety management, ports […]

ERMA FIRST issues ‘Alternative Maritime Power: The Key to Greener Ports’ whitepaper

ERMA FIRST, a leading sustainable marine solutions provider, has published a new whitepaper which presents alternative maritime power solutions as the key to greener ports as the regulatory landscape increasingly favours shore power capabilities. Available to download from the ERMA FIRST website , the new whitepaper – Alternative Maritime Power: The Key to Greener Ports […]