Friday, July 20, 2018

Port emissions training for Argentina

IMO's work supporting countries to reduce emissions in ports has reached Argentina, the seventh country to benefit from a port emissions training package. Around...

DHT Holdings Announces Agreement to Install Scrubbers on 12 VLCCs

DHT Holdings, Inc. on Tuesday announced that it has entered into agreements to install exhaust gas cleaning systems, also known as scrubbers, on twelve...

Supporting sulphur 2020 consistent implementation

An IMO working group is meeting (9-13 July)  to develop guidelines to support the consistent implementation of the 0.50% limit for the sulphur content...

NICO International enters into a partnership with Cleanship Solutions Ltd.

Cleanship Solutions Ltd. - well-known, impartial, UK based company specializing in ballast water management and exhaust gas cleaning retrofit engineering, entered in to a...

Hamburg Süd Publishes Second Sustainability Report Prepared in Accordance with GRI G4 Standard

Hamburg Süd on Tuesday published its new Sustainability Report. Under the title “On a sustainable course”, the shipping company reports on more than 80...
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IMO releases Circular MEPC 1/Circ. 877 to Member States for the use of ε-ORB...

The IMO, in accordance with the provisions of Article 11 of MARPOL, has circulated details of the Liberian Government’s letter confirming that it has...

US Crude Oil Exports Hit Europe Aframax Rates; VLCCs Cut Clean Tankers Demand

US crude oil exports to the Mediterranean and West European countries have dragged down Aframax rates in these areas, seriously hurting the earnings of...

ECOSPEED TAKES TO THE MERSEY

The hull of the polar research ship RRS Sir David Attenborough took to the water on Saturday protected by the most environmentally-safe hull coating ever developed –...
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Cargill launches global CO2 Challenge to help decarbonize the shipping sector

On June 28 Cargill launched the “CO2 Challenge” which aims to find and scale new technologies capable of reducing a ship’s gross CO2 emissions...

Dirty Tankers: OPEC Boosts Crude Oil Output but Excess Tonnage Remains

Freight rates have risen over the last quarter on VLCCs and Suezmaxes. However, there have been supply-side shocks which threaten to reduce tonne-mile demand...