Monday, September 21, 2020

SULPHUR 2020 – Lowering of Sulphur oxide emissions by 2020

Oxides of Sulphur (SOx) are long known to be severely damaging to people’s respiratory health and they are responsible for harmful acid rain causing...

ITF DRAWS ATTENTION TO CONFINED SPACE FATALITIES IN THE MARITIME INDUSTRY

There has been a massive rise in workers’ deaths in confined spaces — a workplace hazard long familiar to the shipping industry. Since January...

Novel Mammoth Container Ship with SOx Scrubbing Facility- by HMM

SEOUL: An 11,000 TEU capacity container ship furnished with the radical SOx scrubber system has been started by Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM), Korea’s biggest...

NYK TO BUILD METHANOL – FUELED CHEMICAL TANKER WITH GREEN LOAN

NYK will obtain 2 billion yen from Taiyo Life Insurance Company as a green loan to particularly invest in the building of NYK’s first...

India’s first Inland Cargo Vessel Inaugurated from Bengal

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi introduced the inland port, the first ever string of inland waterways and terminals that the central government aims to...

Rolls-Royce steams into electric shipping market

Engineering giant Rolls-Royce has launched its own range of battery powered engines for the shipping industry. They announced the launch of their SAVe energy...

INTERNATIONAL DAY OF THE SEAFARER 2019: GET ON BOARD WITH GENDER EQUALITY

The International Day of the Seafarer is celebrated each year on 25 June. The International Maritime Organization (IMO) is calling on everyone in the...

CHINA SHIPS WORLD’S FIRST “SMART” VLCC

China’s largest shipbuilder Dalian Shipbuilding Industries (DSIC) has delivered the world’s first “smart” Very Large Crude Oil Carrier to China Merchants Energy Shipping (CMES). The...

DEALING WITH BULLYING AND HARASSMENT ONBOARD

How to tackle bullying and harassment onboard. Companies and the management must be receptive for change. Adoption of the zero-tolerance approach will be appreciative. The...

SEASPAN Going In For Share Offering

When a company needs some extra funding for acquisitions or for repaying debts or for redeeming existing preferred shares or even for general corporate...

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