Τριπλή συμμαχία για τη δοκιμή ενός νέου βιοκαυσίμου

Τριπλή συμμαχία για τη δοκιμή ενός νέου βιοκαυσίμου

Η IKEA Transport & Logistics Services, ο όμιλος CMA CGM και το GoodShipping Program ανακοίνωσαν την επιτυχή ολοκλήρωση ενός προγράμματος δοκιμών βιοκαυσίμων στα πλοία της CMA CGM, το οποίο υλοποιήθηκε μέσα στο 2019.

Το GoodShipping Program περιελάμβανε τη δοκιμή ενός βιοκαυσίμου (Bio-Fuel Oil) αντίστοιχου του μαζούτ (HFO) στο πλοίο CMA CGM ALEXANDER VON HUMBOLDT, κατά τη διάρκεια του ταξιδιού που πραγματοποίησε τους μήνες Σεπτέμβριο και Οκτώβριο από τη Βόρεια Ευρώπη στην Ασία. Το εν λόγω...

https://www.naftikachronika.gr/2019/12/01/tripli-symmachia-gia-ti-dokimi-enos-neou-viokafsimou/

Ten Nordic Ports Collaborate on Sustainable Development Goals

10 Nordic ports have signed a declaration to work together on the environmental challenges related to the United Nation's Sustainable Development Goals.

The declaration emphasizes the importance of sharing knowledge, information and best practices within a variety of different environmental areas:

•  Energy use and alternative energy sources
•  Emission of air and water pollutants from port operation and vessels
•  Biological diversity and the prevalence of invasive species
•  Innovative...

https://www.maritime-executive.com/article/ten-nordic-ports-collaborate-on-sustainable-development-goals

Survey: Most German Shipping Companies will use LSFO

The vast majority of ships in the German fleet will run on low sulfur fuel oil (LSFO) from January 1, according to a survey undertaken by the German Shipowners’ Association (Verband Deutscher Reeder, VDR). 
    
81 percent of the companies surveyed will be using LSFO with a sulfur content of 0.5 percent in the future. 11 per cent will continue to use heavy fuel oil (HFO) and scrubbers. Six percent of respondents indicated that they will be using other fuels, such as those prescribed for...

https://www.maritime-executive.com/article/survey-most-german-shipping-companies-will-use-lsfo

New Buoy to Aid in Tsunami Prediction

University of South Florida (USF) geoscientists have tested a new shallow water buoy that can detect the small movements and changes in the Earth’s seafloor that are often a precursor to deadly natural hazards, like earthquakes, volcanoes and tsunamis.

The buoy, created with the assistance of an $822,000 grant from the National Science Foundation’s Ocean Technology and Interdisciplinary Coordination program, was installed off Egmont Key in the Gulf of Mexico last year and has been producing data...

https://www.maritime-executive.com/article/new-buoy-to-aid-in-tsunami-prediction

振华重工“三航风和”自升式风电安装船完成站桩吊重试验

振华迄今建造的最大液压式起重机顺利完成站桩吊重试验11月28日,中交三航局“三航风和”自升式风电安装船所配备的两台液压绕桩式1200T&360T起重机完成站桩工况下吊装试验,试验结果表明各项指标均符合设计要求。船东及船级社CCS亲临吊装试验现场,共同见证本次试验的顺利

https://news.soship.com/show/166411/