Safety News
 

25/04/2018 12:04

A One-Off for the Awassi Express - The Maritime Executive
ABC OnlineA One-Off for the Awassi ExpressThe Maritime ExecutiveWhy does Emanuel Exports still have an export license? The question was asked by...

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25/04/2018 07:04

MPA Singapore signs seven agreements to drive digitalisation and innovation in maritime sector - OpenGov Asia
OpenGov AsiaMPA Singapore signs seven agreements to drive digitalisation and innovation in maritime sectorOpenGov AsiaThe MOU will see MPA and RCN...

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25/04/2018 07:04

Pacific maritime leaders see community based approach as key - Scoop.co.nz (press release)
Pacific maritime leaders see community based approach as keyScoop.co.nz (press release)Bekir Sitki Ustaoglu, Head Asia-Pacific Section of IMO...

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25/04/2018 03:04

Man and boy found after sea search near Ningaloo Reef off WA's Pilbara coast - Radio Australia
Radio AustraliaMan and boy found after sea search near Ningaloo Reef off WA's Pilbara coastRadio Australia"It was reported that a three-metre...

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25/04/2018 02:04

KOTUG Acquires Full Ownership of KT Maritime Services Australia - The Maritime Executive
The Maritime ExecutiveKOTUG Acquires Full Ownership of KT Maritime Services AustraliaThe Maritime ExecutiveTogether with our motivated office staff...

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25/04/2018 02:04

Two boys found safe after disappearing on inflatable boat - 9news.com.au
9news.com.auTwo boys found safe after disappearing on inflatable boat9news.com.auTwo young brothers have been found safe and well after 21 hours lost...

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      Security News
 

24/04/2018 08:04

Spain eyes EU piracy mission HQ as Brexit sell off continues - Lexington Herald Leader
Spain eyes EU piracy mission HQ as Brexit sell off continuesLexington Herald LeaderSpain looks set to take charge of the European Union's...

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24/04/2018 07:04

Spain eyes HQ of EU piracy mission amid Brexit planning - WSOC Charlotte
Spain eyes HQ of EU piracy mission amid Brexit planningWSOC CharlotteROTA, Spain (AP) - Spain looks set to take charge of the European Union's...

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23/04/2018 12:04

Sea marshals help keep maritime terror at bay - Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide
Sea marshals help keep maritime terror at bayHellenic Shipping News WorldwideWhen a ship sails serenely into Singapore's waters, it is hard to...

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23/04/2018 11:04

Countering China's Militarization of the Indo-Pacific - War on the Rocks
War on the RocksCountering China's Militarization of the Indo-PacificWar on the RocksIn situations short of military conflict, however, China will...

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23/04/2018 08:04

'Lets collaborate to fight pirates' - BusinessGhana
'Lets collaborate to fight pirates'BusinessGhanaHe attributed the problem to lack of collaboration by way of information sharing among the...

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20/04/2018 12:04

Ramaphosa approves Op Copper extension - defenceWeb
defenceWebRamaphosa approves Op Copper extensiondefenceWebThe South African Navy has been involved in Operation Copper since the SAS Mendi commenced...

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      Enviroment News
 

25/04/2018 07:04

MPA Singapore signs seven agreements to drive digitalisation and innovation in maritime sector - OpenGov Asia
OpenGov AsiaMPA Singapore signs seven agreements to drive digitalisation and innovation in maritime sectorOpenGov AsiaThese MOUs are intended to help...

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25/04/2018 07:04

Pacific maritime leaders see community based approach as key - Scoop.co.nz (press release)
Pacific maritime leaders see community based approach as keyScoop.co.nz (press release)Thierry Nervale SPC's Deputy Director for Oceans and...

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25/04/2018 02:04

New Communication Centre for the Oceans Gears Up - The Maritime Executive
The Maritime ExecutiveNew Communication Centre for the Oceans Gears UpThe Maritime ExecutiveA new non-profit environment association aiming to raise...

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24/04/2018 05:04

All aboard the shipping industry's climate change agreement ... - WikiTribune
WikiTribuneAll aboard the shipping industry's climate change agreement ...WikiTribuneThe International Maritime Organization (IMO) has created the...

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24/04/2018 02:04

New Jersey Blocks Offshore Drilling - The Maritime Executive
The Maritime ExecutiveNew Jersey Blocks Offshore DrillingThe Maritime ExecutiveNew Jersey Governor Phil Murphy has signed bipartisan legislation that...

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23/04/2018 12:04

Dedicated force for coastal security need of the hour: Bhaskar Rao - The Hindu
The HinduDedicated force for coastal security need of the hour: Bhaskar RaoThe HinduMr. Rao, who earlier was the Inspector General of Police (Internal...

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      Company News

CMA CGM aims to reduce by 50% CO2 emissions in 2050 as IMO’s decision

Wednesday, 18 April 2018

he CMA CGM Group, a world leader in maritime transport, welcomes the adoption, by member countries of the IMO, of a strategy aimed at reducing carbon emissions by 50% in 2050 in the maritime transport industry.

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SHI’s Smart Ship Solution Secures ABS Cyber Approval

Tuesday, 27 March 2018

ABS granted a Certificate of CyberSafety Compliance for Samsung Heavy Industries’ (SHI) Smart Ship Solution demonstrating adherence to the ABS Guide for Cybersecurity Implementation for the Marine and Offshore Industries and ISO 27000 series, IT Security Control Code of Practice.

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Star Bulk and Eco Marine Power Commence Renewable Energy Study

Thursday, 22 March 2018

As part of its continued focus on bringing renewable energy solutions to shipping, Eco Marine Power (EMP) announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Star Bulk S.A. (Star Bulk) covering a joint study project focused on the feasibility of using EMP’s technologies on existing and new bulk carriers.

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Hill Dickinson wins Maritime Professional Services Award

Monday, 19 March 2018

International commercial law firm Hill Dickinson has won the Maritime Professional Services Award at the 2018 Mersey Maritime Industry Awards.

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Cyber security service provider Nettitude joins the Lloyd’s Register group

Monday, 19 March 2018

Lloyd’s Register (LR), one of the world’s leading providers of professional services for engineering and technology, announces the acquisition of Nettitude, a market-leading provider of cyber security services with some of the most sophisticated technical capabilities in the industry.

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Certification of Environmental Management PERS of PPA S.A. by ESPO

Monday, 19 March 2018

The Piraeus Port Authority S.A. announces the successful completion of the environmental certification review in accordance with the Port Environmental Review System (PERS) and the receipt of the new PERS Certificate.

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      Shipping News
 

DNB reverses $41m of impairments in first quarter

Thursday, 26 April 2018

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Skou looks to refiners to fill IMO 2020 fuel gap

Thursday, 26 April 2018

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Skou hits out over state subsidies for owners

Thursday, 26 April 2018

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Cyber security library for shipping: Everything you need to know

Thursday, 26 April 2018

Cyber security threats are not only increased, but they are becoming a part of maritime daily business. Therefore, it is important all industry’s...

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Wärtsilä, Templar Executives to establish cyber academy

Thursday, 26 April 2018

Wärtsilä will cooperate with the cyber security company Templar Executives to set up a cyber academy in Singapore. The academy will offer courses to...

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ICS Chairman: IMO agreement can decarbonise shipping

Thursday, 26 April 2018

Speaking at the Singapore Maritime Week, the Chairman of the International Chamber of Shipping, Esben Poulsson, said the adoption by IMO of a strategy...

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Concordia Maritime collaborates with the Swedish Institute for the Marine Environment to measure microplastics in the oceans

Thursday, 19 April 2018

Together with the Swedish Institute for the Marine Environment, Concordia Maritime has initiated a preliminary study to determine the feasibility of gathering important information on the volume of micoplastics in the oceans.

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IMO agrees to cut 50% emissions by 2050

Wednesday, 18 April 2018

The International Maritime Organisation (IMO) has adopted a highly anticipated climate change strategy for shipping.

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Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC), 72nd session, 9-13 April 2018 Outcome

Tuesday, 17 April 2018

IMO's key environmental meeting adopted an initial GHG strategy for shipping, adopted amendments to the Ballast Water Management Convention; approved an amendment related to implementation of the sulphur 2020 fuel oil limit; agreed to develop a ban on heavy fuel oil the Arctic following an impact assessment; and agreed to address the issue of marine plastic litter from shipping.

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UN body adopts climate change strategy for shipping

Monday, 16 April 2018

Nations meeting at the United Nations International Maritime Organization (IMO) in London have adopted an initial strategy on the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions from ships, setting out a vision to reduce GHG emissions from international shipping and phase them out, as soon as possible in this century.

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BIMCO applauds new IMO emissions-strategy

Monday, 16 April 2018

"The IMO has done something no one has done before: set an absolute target for emission reductions for an entire industry.

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UK P&I Club supports IMRF maritime mass rescue projects

Monday, 16 April 2018

The UK P&I Club has made a significant donation to the International Maritime Rescue Federation (IMRF) to support its work developing resources, training and building preparedness for maritime mass rescue operations.

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      Events

Green Marine’s 11th annual conference

Wednesday, 30 May 2018 - Friday, 01 June 2018

Vancouver, Canada
The main aim of the GreenTech conference is to gather together everyone with an interest in improving maritime transportation’s environmental performance. As with previous years, there will be expert knowledge, actual experience and best practices shared, along with detailed information about innovative sustainability initiatives and great networking opportunities.

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6th Analyst & Investors Day Forum

Monday, 04 June 2018

Athens
The Analyst & Investor Day brings together public and private shipping company executives, investors, analysts, financiers, and other industry participants who visit Athens from all over the world for the biannual Posidonia event. Attendees will exchange views on the shipping, financial and capital markets, alternative finance, private equity, as well as investor attitudes towards shipping. The Forum features as panelists industry leaders from the Greek and global shipping communities, the Global Shipping Heads of major shipping banks, top investors and analysts. There are sector roundtable discussions dedicated to the dry bulk, tanker, container, LPG and LNG sectors, as well as panel that discusses opportunities across all sectors. The Forum will also address issues of critical importance for shipping, such as access to and availability of capital, bank and alternative finance, the impact of technology and new regulations. It is a highly exclusive event providing unique opportunity to exchange views and information and network.

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