Safety News
 

28/07/2015 00:07

Boatie deaths down, navigational errors a factor | Gladstone Observer - Gladstone Observer
Gladstone ObserverBoatie deaths down, navigational errors a factor | Gladstone ObserverGladstone ObserverBoatman John Johansen has been with the...

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27/07/2015 12:07

allAfrica.com: Nigeria: Why We Want Maritime Academy Upgraded Into Degree ... - AllAfrica.com
allAfrica.com: Nigeria: Why We Want Maritime Academy Upgraded Into Degree ...AllAfrica.comThe body that certifies you to go to sea is the IMO through...

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27/07/2015 12:07

This Morning from CBS News, July 27, 2015 - CBS News - CBS News
CBS NewsThis Morning from CBS News, July 27, 2015 - CBS NewsCBS NewsThe $105 million penalty is the largest-ever imposed by the National Highway...

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27/07/2015 10:07

MRT woes aside, PNoy claims gains in PHL transport sector | SONA 2015 | GMA ... - GMA News
MRT woes aside, PNoy claims gains in PHL transport sector | SONA 2015 | GMA ...GMA NewsThe President said he has been assured by the Maritime Industry...

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27/07/2015 05:07

Great Barrier Reef: Authorities must check reef islands says World Wildlife ... - Brisbane Times
Brisbane TimesGreat Barrier Reef: Authorities must check reef islands says World Wildlife ...Brisbane TimesGreat Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority...

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27/07/2015 03:07

Hunt on for ship that caused Qld oil spill | SBS News - SBS
Hunt on for ship that caused Qld oil spill | SBS NewsSBSTourism Minister Kate Jones said Maritime Safety Queensland was dealing with the spill....

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      Security News
 

27/07/2015 21:07

Ghana Takes Lead in New Piracy Initiative - The Maritime Executive - The Maritime Executive
The Maritime ExecutiveGhana Takes Lead in New Piracy Initiative - The Maritime ExecutiveThe Maritime ExecutiveTo understand the maritime security...

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27/07/2015 20:07

Expert NATO Shipping Center Speaker Announced for QMARSEC 2015 | Benzinga - Benzinga
Expert NATO Shipping Center Speaker Announced for QMARSEC 2015 | BenzingaBenzingaAn expert NATO speaker has been added to the distinguished panel of...

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27/07/2015 15:07

Maritime court to hear Italy-India shooting case - The Local - The Local.it
The Local.itMaritime court to hear Italy-India shooting case - The LocalThe Local.itItalian marine gets six more months at home (13 Jul 15). Two...

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27/07/2015 15:07

Maritime court to hear Italy-India shooting dispute - Yahoo7 - Yahoo7 News
Yahoo7 NewsMaritime court to hear Italy-India shooting dispute - Yahoo7Yahoo7 NewsMaritime court to hear Italy-India shooting dispute. AFP: July 28,...

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27/07/2015 14:07

Piracy analysis: EU Somali coastguard initiative delivers - IHS Maritime 360 - IHS Maritime 360
IHS Maritime 360Piracy analysis: EU Somali coastguard initiative delivers - IHS Maritime 360IHS Maritime 360The EU's capacity building division...

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27/07/2015 05:07

HIGH STAKES ON THE HIGH SEAS - The Times-Tribune - Scranton Times-Tribune
Scranton Times-TribuneHIGH STAKES ON THE HIGH SEAS - The Times-TribuneScranton Times-TribuneBut maritime security experts, warning that piracy has...

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      Enviroment News
 

16/07/2015 18:07

I-Team: Dangerous cargo on the railways - wwlp.com
wwlp.comI-Team: Dangerous cargo on the railwayswwlp.comBy law, spills of over five gallons are reported to the Massachusetts Department of...

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16/07/2015 18:07

I-Team: Dangerous cargo on the railways | WWLP.com - wwlp.com
wwlp.comI-Team: Dangerous cargo on the railways | WWLP.comwwlp.comBy law, spills of over five gallons are reported to the Massachusetts Department of...

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10/07/2015 08:07

Slew of e-Governance Initiatives Launched Under the Digital India Programme - Business Standard
Slew of e-Governance Initiatives Launched Under the Digital India ProgrammeBusiness StandardIndia mainly produces L.Vannamei (LV) and Black Tiger (BT)...

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10/07/2015 08:07

Slew of e-Governance Initiatives Launched Under the Digital India Programme ... - Business Standard
Slew of e-Governance Initiatives Launched Under the Digital India Programme ...Business Standard... will be benefitted by reduction of processes, time...

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09/07/2015 15:07

Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman Slew of e-Governance Initiatives Launched ... - Orissadiary.com
Orissadiary.comUnion Minister Nirmala Sitharaman Slew of e-Governance Initiatives Launched ...Orissadiary.comIndia mainly produces L.Vannamei (LV) and...

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09/07/2015 13:07

Slew of e-Governance Initiatives Launched Under the Digital India Programme ... - Northern Voices Online
Slew of e-Governance Initiatives Launched Under the Digital India Programme ...Northern Voices OnlineIndia mainly produces L.Vannamei (LV) and Black...

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      Company News

Hyundai, Accenture to Build ‘Smart Ships’

Friday, 17 July 2015

Shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries and Accenture are collaborating to design a “connected smart ship” that will enable ship owners to better manage their fleets and achieve operational savings.

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Thordon Bearings' compac to keep clean

Thursday, 16 July 2015

MSC Cruises has specified Thordon Bearings’ COMPAC water-lubricated propeller shaft system for the first of two (plus option) Seaside-class cruise ships currently under construction at Fincantieri’s Monfalcone yard.

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Polarcus expands environmental accreditations with DNV GL

Thursday, 16 July 2015

Polarcus has recently completed a comprehensive verification process in collaboration with specialists from DNV GL, the international certification body and classification society, to review and audit the company's procedures, methodology, data and calculations, software architecture, and technical documentation related to Polarcus' emissions monitoring and reporting systems.

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ArcelorMittal to Turn Waste Gases to Low-Carbon Fuel

Wednesday, 15 July 2015

ArcelorMittal, the world’s biggest steel company, in partnership with carbon recycling company LanzaTech and Primetals Technologies, a technology and service provider to the iron and steel industry, plan to build Europe’s first-ever commercial scale production facility to create bioethanol from waste gases produced during the steelmaking process.

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‘Green’ certification for New Orleans

Thursday, 09 July 2015

The Port of New Orleans has become the eighth US port to reach ‘green’ certification under the Green Marine environmental programme.

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Environmental award for AkzoNobel

Wednesday, 08 July 2015

AkzoNobel has won an award for its carbon credits methodology for the shipping industry at the 2015 Voluntary Carbon Market Rankings.

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      Shipping News
 

‘Green’ light for Poole development

Wednesday, 15 July 2015

The UK’s Poole Harbour Commissioners (PHC) is making progress on the Port of Poole Master Plan to modernise the commercial port infrastructure...

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Morocco is SAR training hub for African states

Wednesday, 15 July 2015

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NBKB surveys for inland vessels

Wednesday, 15 July 2015

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Antwerp looks for an LNG concessionary

Wednesday, 15 July 2015

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Hong Kong tackles sulphur pollution

Tuesday, 14 July 2015

A green group says that sulphur pollution around Hong Kong’s Kwai Chung and the city’s main container port have fallen markedly since new laws on...

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Noatum to test electric tractors

Tuesday, 14 July 2015

Europe’s first electric terminal tractors are to be tested at Spain’s Noatum Container Terminal this year, as part of a €3.1m low-carbon port...

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      General News
 

‘Green’ Europe-Asia freight solution launched

Thursday, 23 July 2015

The programme for this year’s GreenPort Congress hosted by Copenhagen Malmo Port from 7 to 9 October, will centre on greening the role of ports in the logistics chain.

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Safety Management Code For Domestic Passenger Ships

Thursday, 23 July 2015

UK MCA issues note on how to comply with the Audit and Self-Assessment requirements

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Connect with GreenPort

Tuesday, 21 July 2015

GreenPort magazine is inviting readers to have their say on the environmental demands in the port industry by joining its LinkedIn group or interacting with it on Twitter.

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Greening the role of ports in the logistics chain

Monday, 20 July 2015

The programme for this year’s GreenPort Congress hosted by Copenhagen Malmo Port from 7 to 9 October, will centre on greening the role of ports in the logistics chain.

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Survey on women seafarers’ health reveals need for sanitary products on board

Friday, 17 July 2015

A health survey of nearly 600 women seafarers conducted by IMHA, ISWAN, ITF & SHS has highlighted a continued issue with access to sanitary bins on board.

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CLIA selects Mercy Ships as Charity of Choice

Thursday, 16 July 2015

Cruise Lines International Association to Partner with Mercy Ships to Promote Health and Well-Being in Developing Nations

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      Events

35th WISTA International Conference

Wednesday, 07 October 2015 - Saturday, 10 October 2015

İstanbul
By the aim of 35th International WISTA "Veins of Shipping" Conference 2015, shipping & trade routes, shipping market overview, important trade points such as canals and straits, vessels' safety & quality and more subjects about shipping will be discussed including many representatives and state authorities all around the World who hold a significant role in maritime industry.

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5th Annual Shipping & Offshore CSR Forum

Tuesday, 03 November 2015

Lodnon
With greater industry sophistication, awareness, and expectations, corporate social responsibility (CSR) is an increasingly important issue that shipping and offshore companies cannot afford to ignore. This forum will explore how companies can keep a competitive advantage in terms of gaining market share, attracting top talent, and preserving employee retention by adopting CSR policies.

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World Ocean Council SOS 2015

Monday, 09 November 2015 - Wednesday, 11 November 2015

Singapore
The World Ocean Council (WOC) is proud to announce that the 3rd Sustainable Ocean Summit (SOS) will be held on 9-11 November, 2015 in Singapore. The SOS is the only international, multi-sectoral, business event dedicated to “Corporate Ocean Responsibility”. This first SOS to be held in Asia, the 2015 event is being developed in collaboration with stakeholders in Singapore, Hong Kong and responsible business leadership companies from around the world.

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