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IMO recommends Fleet Safety
Fleet Safety from Inmarsat, a new service incorporating FleetBroadband and a Maritime Safety Terminal (MST) has been recommended for Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS) recognition, after its performance was subjected to intensive ...
2018-03-09 07:13:10
Is 2020 fuel switch safe?
Before 2020 sulphur regulation become reality, voices were raised about hidden safety issues involving fuel switching. In a recent IMO meeting at London, delegations decided that vessels without scrubber cannot carry HFO. In PPR sub-committee,...
2018-03-09 07:09:03
Rolls-Royce Intelligent Awareness changing shipping
Rolls-Royce announced on March 6 that it has unveiled a sophisticated situational awareness system that fuses multiple sensors with intelligent software to mitigate against the safety risks navigators face when operating vessels at night, in adve...
2018-03-08 07:40:29
Denmark plans fleet growth
Denmark, the sixth largest shipping nation in the world, turns out to have recently announced a plan to expand its fleet size. Anne Steffensen, Director General and CEO at the Danish Shipowners' Association, revealed a new national program tha...
2018-03-07 07:18:41
World Fuel Services strengthens customer offering
World Fuel Services (WFS) announced on March 1 a new physical marine fuel supply location in Tampa, Florida. WFS will supply fuel oil and marine diesel from Port Manatee to vessels in the Tampa Bay area. Joe Gowen, SVP Global Marine Supply, sa...
2018-03-05 07:03:49
SEA/LNG coalition adds two more Japanese members
SEA/LNG, the industry coalition aiming to accelerate adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel, has added two more Japanese members: "K" LINE Group and Uyeno Group. Peter Keller, SEA/LNG chairman and executive vice president, TO...
2018-03-05 07:01:40
EU give pressure to IMO MPEC
In its statement on February 26,  the Council of the European Union stated that a progress must be made in coming MEPC 72. The following is the statement. "EMPHASISES the need for the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) to take swif...
2018-03-02 06:46:57
MOL-Russia sign MOU for NSR
On February 26, 2018, Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. ("MOL") signed a Memorandum of Understanding ("MOU") with the Far East Investment and Export Agency ("FEIA") under the Ministry of the Russian Federation for the Development of the Far East ("MINVR"...
2018-03-02 06:40:33
Novatek-Aramco tie for Arctic LNG
It is learned that Russian gas giant Novatek is eyeing Saudi Aramco as its project partner for Arctic LNG-2 project, according to Novatek CEO Leonid Mikhelson’s comment in an interview. Arctic LNG-2 project is aiming to build a three-train l...
2018-03-02 06:38:12
GSD expands to tanker world
Turkish owner GSD Holdings is eyeing tanker business. The company’s CEO Akgun Turer said in an interview that the global economic recovery will stimulate tanker market, and the firm is ready to invest to acquire tankers. Currently, its fi...
2018-02-26 07:15:04
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