Tanker giants Euronav and Frontline go their separate ways

Following shareholder approval earlier this week, Euronav has announced the sale to CMB NV of all its shares held formerly by Frontline plc and Famatown Finance, while in return Frontline acquires 24 VLCCS from Euronav. In this way CMB regains control of Euronav, holding 49,05% of the shares and launching a mandatory takeover offer for […]

NAVTOR unlocks CII advantage with NavFleet Emissions Simulator

NAVTOR is aiming to simplify CII compliance with the latest release of its NavFleet ship operations platform. Featuring an advanced Emissions Simulator, designed to help shipping companies predict and optimise environmental impact and performance across entire fleets, NavFleet 1.8 delivers operational insights built on high-quality, dual-validated data. The result, says Tor Håkon Svanes, Product Manager […]

AAL takes early stance on the EU’s new carbon emissions trading rules

AAL Shipping (AAL) has become the first project heavy lift carrier to publish a carbon surcharge guidance to help its customers prepare for the increased costs related to forthcoming European Union regulations on carbon emissions. The move comes ahead of the extension of the EU Emissions Trading System (EU ETS) to cover the maritime industry, […]

VIKING changes the shape of the lifeboat market

Maritime safety solutions provider VIKING Life-Saving Equipment is launching an innovative range of lifeboats and davits which it says set new standards for compact and lightweight lifeboat-based evacuation solutions. By challenging traditional lifeboat design, the 40- and 52-person (pictured) VIKING Norsafe Totally Enclosed Lifeboats (TELB) respond to a rising tide of industry demand for space- […]

Marlink extends cyber protection and detection suite to complete digital landscape with CyberGuard UTM solution

Smart digital solutions company Marlink reports it has further strengthened its cyber security portfolio with the addition of CyberGuard Unified Threat Management (CyberGuard UTM) to secure its customers’ digital transformation strategies. CyberGuard UTM reflects the growth of cyber threats in the maritime industry and the need to protect people and assets across a broader range […]

Med Marine and Tunisia’s OMMP sign significant contract for six azimuth stern drive tugs

Med Marine, a leading shipbuilder with a perfect track record in the maritime industry, is proud to announce the signing of a significant contract with OMMP for the construction of six state-of-the-art azimuth stern drive tugs. The momentous contract signing took place at the OMMP headquarters in Tunisia in November 2023, marking a promising partnership […]

Atos and WWF partner up to leverage technology to support biodiversity conservation

Atos and the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) have announced a 3-year strategic partnership to leverage technology to support biodiversity conservation and to encourage businesses to decarbonise. This comprehensive partnership has been designed to tackle three key priorities – business transformation, financing and influence – which are considered essential to effectively tackle the current […]

P&O Maritime Logistics’ multifaceted approach to decarbonisation

P&O Maritime Logistics, a DP World Company, has issued a white paper outlining its decarbonisation strategy authored by head of HSSEQ, Benjamin Neal. Entitled ‘Developing P&O Maritime Logistics’ Decarbonisation Pathway’, it not only reaffirms P&O Maritime Logistics’ commitment to be carbon neutral by 2040 and generate net-zero carbon emissions by 2050 but echoes DP World’s […]