“Guidelines for Shipboard CO2 Capture and Storage Systems” released

ClassNK has released “Guidelines for Shipboard CO2 Capture and Storage Systems” which include provisions for indicating the class notation for vessels equipped with CO2 capture and storage systems or designed as “ready” for their installation. In addition to fuel transition, interest in capturing CO2 from ships’ exhaust gas is growing as a way to reduce […]

ZEBOX launches Singapore hub to drive sustainable innovation in Asia Pacific

Startup accelerator ZEBOX has announced the launch of its Asia Pacific hub in Singapore. All set to tap the vibrant and fast-growing Asian markets from Singapore, ZEBOX Asia Pacific will address business and sustainability challenges across a range of sectors, including supply chains, logistics, transport and energy. ZEBOX was founded in 2018 by Rodolphe Saadé, […]

Singapore and Chinese tech companies partner up to digitally transform supply chains

Singapore-based global technology company CrimsonLogic, a leader in digital trade facilitation solutions and part of the PSA Group, announces that it has entered into a strategic collaboration with Shanghai Data Group, a Chinese enterprise which manages Shanghai’s public and state-owned enterprise data. This collaboration will see CrimsonLogic work together with Shanghai Data Group to improve […]

LR grants Approval in Principle to HD HHI and KSOE ammonia FSRU

Lloyd’s Register (LR) has awarded Approval in Principle (AiP) to HD Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) and Korea Shipbuilding & Offshore Engineering (KSOE) for its Ammonia Floating Storage Re-Gasification Unit (FSRU), the first of its kind in Korea. HHI’s ammonia-FSRU will store liquefied ammonia transported from production areas and can perform regasification to supply to shipowners […]

Latest edition of Drug Trafficking and Drug Abuse On Board Ship published

ICS is pleased to announce that the new 2023-2024 edition of Drug Trafficking and Drug Abuse On Board Ship has been published -and is available for purchase. Considered the leading industry publication on the topic, this 7th edition has been fully updated by industry experts to assist shipping companies, Masters and officers with understanding how […]

Next generation of ocean talent revealed in shortlist for Nor-Shipping Young Entrepreneur Award 2023

Nor-Shipping, in partnership with YoungShip International, has announced the final four talented individuals set to battle it out for this year’s Young Entrepreneur Award. The four are: Capt. Alexandra Hagerty (pictured), the Founder of Captains Without Borders; André Risholm, Founder & CEO, Amon Maritime; Christina Aleixendri Munos, Co-founder and CEO, Bound4Blue; and Danielle Southcott, Founder, […]

Hempel’s SeamFlow reduces emissions and costs with minimal vessel downtime

Coatings company Hempel A/S is showcasing its unique new solution, SeamFlow, for the first time in Asia at his week’s Sea Asia event in Singapore. The world’s first seam fairing solution for ship hulls is designed to reduce friction on the underwater area of vessel hulls and can reduce fuel consumption by up to 2.5%. […]

IEC Telecom’s Xpand Portfolio offers advanced Starlink connectivity for yachting

As IEC Telecom Group continues its commitment to expanding digitalisation at sea, this week the satcom expert is heading to Palma International Boat Show to showcase its new connectivity solution, aiming to transform the quality of service on board leisure vessels. Yacht owners are investing heavily in connectivity infrastructures. The latest Superyacht Connectivity Report reveals […]