Latest News for: Shipping efficiencies


NVO Consolidation and NWS Shipping Enters Strategic Partnership with project44 to Improve Visibility on Global ...

Victoria Advocate 30 Mar 2023
The partnership allows NVO Consolidation and NWS Shipping now having real-time insights from project44 on available carriers, containers, transit times and terms on a single site to more efficiently plan container transports, mitigate risks and increase resilience in shipping.

Eurostat: Oil import dependency down to 91.7% in 2021

SAFETY4SEA 30 Mar 2023
How can shipping help Europe cut a third of its oil demand by 2030 ... The key measures for shipping were. Mandate fuel efficiency of ships in the Energy Efficiency Directive More ambition in FuelEU and the shipping ETS Shore side electrification Green fuels for shipping Crude oil import dependency. Crude oil import dependency also down ... ....

Norsepower Secures €28M Investment to Expand Rotor Sail Production

The Maritime Executive 30 Mar 2023
This performance data includes installations in collaboration with customers including Bore, Sea-Cargo, Scandlines, Vale, CLdN, Nippon Marine, and Socatra who have selected Norsepower Rotor Sails™ for improving fuel efficiency and reducing the emissions of their shipping operations.

Hyundai Glovis Korean-flagged PCTC is first to sail on biofuel

Seatrade Maritime News 30 Mar 2023
No modifications to the ship’s engine or tanks were necessary to use the drop-in fuel ... MOL to trial liquefied bio-methane on LNG-fuelled ships ... Tae-Woo Kim, Senior Vice President, Head of Shipping Business Division, at Hyundai Glovis, said. “As we strive to provide efficient and ...

A Cruise Is the Best Way to Experience the Mediterranean

Purcell Register 30 Mar 2023
Cruise lines design shore excursions to maximize time in port, getting you to the sites you want to see efficiently and safely, and ensuring your timely return to the ship ... Sailing the Mediterranean for more than 70 years, Costa Cruises is the undisputed leader in the region, offering more new ships and more itineraries than any other cruise line.

CEO MENA: How Axiom Global makes achievement and sense of ownership a team thing

Gulf News 30 Mar 2023
We are into the segment of bunkering, which means supplying fuel to the ships which are calling at the ports ... Take the marine segment — it basically has two aspects that need to be catered to; one, the impact on environment and two, the efficiency of the engine and of the ship.

Robert Jenrick and the return of prison hulks

New Statesman 30 Mar 2023
He said that the government was exploring the possibility of housing migrants on vessels such as disused cruise ships or barges. Detainment on ships is a policy with deep historical roots, and is highly evocative of the repressive and punishing regimes of Georgian and Victorian-era prison hulks.

Libraries Need More Freedom to Distribute Digital Books

The Atlantic 30 Mar 2023
Last week, a district court judge in New York ruled on Hachette Book Group, Inc. v. Internet Archive , a case that is likely to shape how we read books on smartphones, tablets, and computers in the future ... [ Read ... good luck ... Scanning and transmitting a book file via the internet is more efficient and eco-friendly than shipping a print book both ways ... .

Kongsberg to supply Terntank’s methanol ready wind-assisted tankers

SAFETY4SEA 29 Mar 2023
This contract marks Kongsberg Maritime as a front runner in designing low emission and sustainable solutions for the shipping industry ... With these methanol and wind assistance-ready vessels, we take a big step forward in our journey as the forerunner in environmentally efficient and safe shipping.

Wärtsilä converts methanol-ready engines for Celebrity Cruises

SAFETY4SEA 29 Mar 2023
With the launch of our Edge Series of ships in 2018, we set ambitious sustainability goals to make these ships the most energy efficient large vessels at sea ... We share a commitment to decarbonize shipping, and the transparent partnership between our three companies for this ...

W�rtsil� Will Adapt Engine to Tri-Fuel Methanol�for Celebrity Cruises

The Maritime Executive 29 Mar 2023
The first two ships of the class are 1,004 feet long and 129,500 gross tons ... “With the launch of our Edge Series of ships in 2018, we set ambitious sustainability goals to make these ships the most energy efficient large vessels at sea,” said Celebrity Cruises President and CEO Lisa Lutoff-Perlo.

Fuel-cutting retrofits need ‘holistic’ approach to make sense, say experts

Tradewinds 29 Mar 2023
Hapag-Lloyd has a programme to fit new propellers to 80 existing container ships as they go into drydock so that they will be more efficient at lower ...

HMM Middle East Shipping undertakes unique ESG initiatives for a sustainable future

Gulf News 29 Mar 2023
One such company that exemplifies ESG principles is HMM, has been particularly focused on sustainability and corporate social responsibility, taking numerous steps to minimize their carbon footprint, such as investing in fuel-efficient ships and reducing overall emissions.

Norfolk International Terminals rail upgrades on track for 2024 completion

The Virginian-Pilot 29 Mar 2023
“Our rail volume is increasing, and as the ships get bigger and we get more efficient, there will be a growing demand for our rail services,” Virginia Port Authority CEO and Executive Director Stephen Edwards said in a March 21 announcement ... to handle larger ships and more trains.


Longview News-Journal 29 Mar 2023
The new ship will also feature systems to maximize efficiency as well as an advanced wastewater treatment system and an underwater radiated noise management system with hull and engine room designs that minimizes acoustic sound impact, reducing potential effects on marine life.

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