Seafarers face uphill battle as Happiness Index shows continued decline in Q2 2023

The Mission to Seafarers has published the latest Seafarers Happiness Index (SHI) report for Quarter 2, 2023, revealing a notable decline in overall happiness. The survey, conducted in association with NorthStandard and Idwal, supported by Inmarsat, measures the wellbeing of seafarers worldwide through ten key questions about their work and life. The latest report shows […]

Infineum appoints World Fuel Services as global distributor for its Marine Fuel Additives

Specialty chemicals company Infineum announces that they have entered into a strategic agreement with World Fuel Services. Effective immediately, World Fuel Services will act as global distributor for Infineum’s Marine Fuel Additives product line. On announcing the agreement, Andrea Ghione, Marine Venture Manager at Infineum commented: “At Infineum our purpose is to create a sustainable […]

Edison Chouest and Chartwell Marine to build US offshore wind’s first mini-CTV

US offshore vessel operator, builder and owner Edison Chouest Offshore (ECO) has launched construction of the US offshore wind industry’s first ever mini-crew transfer vessel (CTV), designed by Chartwell Marine (Chartwell), trusted UK pioneer of next-generation vessel design. Set to begin operating in summer 2024 for the global and US offshore wind leader Ørsted and […]