Posidonia 2024 – Navigating uncharted waters in the face of global change

Posidonia 2024 is already on track to be the biggest ever in the long history of the world’s most prestigious shipping exhibition, as the safety and resilience of the international maritime community take centre stage during a crucial year underpinned by a complex volatile backdrop of widespread ongoing geopolitical conflicts and the enforcement of environmental […]

Mobile Satellite Users Association names 2024 officers

The Mobile Satellite Users Association (MSUA), a global not-for-profit focused on amplifying the voices of the millions of users of satellite services for mobile communication, navigation, and safety, will be chaired by Erwan Emilian of IEC Telecom and vice chaired by Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch of Viasat, Inc. “I am privileged to continue serving as the Chairman […]

Seatrium delivers first locally built membrane LNG bunker vessel for use in Port of Singapore

Seatrium Limited reports that it last week successfully delivered ‘Brassavola’, Singapore’s first membrane LNG bunker vessel built locally by the Group, to owner Indah Singa Maritime Pte. Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mitsui O.S.K Lines (MOL). Following delivery, Brassavola will be chartered by Pavilion Energy to supply LNG bunker in the Port of Singapore. The […]

Babcock’s LGE business wins LPG and ammonia China contracts

Global marine liquefied gas solutions company Babcock has won contracts to provide its LPG and ammonia cargo handling and fuel gas supply systems. The contracts are for two mid-size LPG carriers for a Chinese shipyard customer and European owner plus six Very Large Ammonia Carriers (VLACs) for a Chinese shipyard customer and an Asian-based shipowner. […]

Yara Marine Technologies to join Okapi portfolio

Leading technological innovator, Yara Marine Technologies (YMT) has been acquired by Geneva-based Okapi Supply Trading Advisory SA (formerly Sarl) to expand its maritime solutions portfolio. With a shared commitment to advancing sustainable solutions for the maritime industry, this new relationship sets the stage for the green solutions provider to accelerate the reach and impact of […]

Fukujin Kisen selects Marlink to equip its owned fleet with smart hybrid network

Marlink has won the contract to deploy its smart hybrid network solutions on the owned fleet of leading Japanese shipowner Fukujin Kisen Co Ltd. Marlink already provides communications solutions to the Fukujin Kisen fleet and the increase of its commitment reflects Marlink’s consistent delivery of innovative solutions to the company, helping to optimise vessel operations […]