Port authorities agree to build on distribution park
Dr Stelios Kyriacou, General Manager of BALPURE® BWMS, De Nora
De Nora addresses common misconceptions relating to chlorine, hydrogen and
MILAN, November 19, 2018: De Nora, a market leading supplier of electrochlorination equipment, today highlighted the superior safety aspects of electrochlorination (EC) ballast water treatment systems (BWTS) in large flow, hazardous area installations. Addressing misconceptions in the market relating to chlorine, hydrogen and system...
- Finalists announced for IMCA awards
- Awards to be presented at IMCA’s Annual Seminar, 28-29 November
The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) has announced the finalists for its Safety and Environmental Sustainability Awards.
Three companies have been short-listed for each award. Both awards will be presented on Day 1 of IMCA’s Annual Seminar, on 28 November at the World Forum in The Hague, The Netherlands. The awards are based on the best safety and environmental...
Announcement completes company’s intermodal portfolio
The ship will reduce its carbon dioxide emissions by more than 9,000 tons a year
The shipping company Baleària has begun retrofitting its Nápoles ferry to be powered by liquified natural gas. The ferry arrived at the Gibraltar Gibdock shipyards yesterday where they will modify the engines and install an LNG tank with the work expected to be completed by February 15th.
Thus, the two engines currently on the ship (MAN9L48/60) will become 9L51/60DF versions which are dual-fuel liquefied natural gas...
Ennore port in India is handling another damaging oil spill today. The product tanker was discharging oil at the port when a hose snapped at 04:00 on Sunday morning with around two tonnes of furnace oil spilling into the water. The coast guard has been working to contain the spill with a boom,...
Danish owner Ultrabulk is teaming with three British outfits to look at retrofitting a ship with sail technology. British utility Drax, operators of the giant Drax Power Station located in North Yorkshire, is partnering with the Smart Green Shipping Alliance (SSGA), Ultrabulk and Humphreys Yacht...
Bjørn K. Haugland is a Naval Architect who got the sustainability perspective when he lived in China a few years ago. He started in the oil & gas industry and then worked with quality assurance of marine operations for a couple of years, but when he saw the environmental challenges his social interest became his focal point and today Bjørn is the Chief Sustainability Officer in the entire DNV GL Group.
We discuss the changes to the industry today, how innovative the maritime industry is but how...
The Antwerp Port Authority, and its investment subsidiary Port of Antwerp International (PAI), has signed an agreement to support the sustainable development of ports in developing countries
As is customary at this time of the year the editor tells me to stick my neck on the line and make my predictions for 2019. Let’s start with the hottest game in town at the moment – liquefied natural gas (LNG) where rates have zoomed up in the final quarter with reports of spot […]