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EU announces allocate of €1 billion for the ocean protection at Our Ocean Conference

During the Our Ocean Conference in Palau, the EU renewed its pledges towards international Ocean governance, by presenting a list of 44 commitments for the 2020-2022 period for…


Professional Qualification in Marine Corrosion

We are delighted to announce Mr Javier Fernández has been one ofe the five people worldwide to obtain the new Professional Qualification in Marine Corrosion managed by…


First LNG Dual-Fuel VLCC Starts Sea Trials in China

The first LNG dual-fuel VLCC completed construction and has begun sea trials before its entry into service. Built in China at the China State Shipbuilding Company’s Dalian…


EMSA has awarded a framework contract to RINA designed to expand LNG bunkering and storage

In an effort to expand the supply of LNG at regional ports in the Mediterranean, Black, and Caspian seas, the European Maritime Safety Agency has awarded a framework contract to…


Liquid Organic Hydrogen Could Facilitate Hydrogen as Propulsion Fuel

A new Norwegian-German partnership is proposing a solution for zero-emission shipping based on liquid organic hydrogen carrier which they believe can revolutionize the use of…


Northern European Ports Target Shore Power for Large Containerships

Faced with growing calls to improve the environment around major ports and with pending EU regulatory actions requiring ships to reduce emissions while in port, five of Northern…


Containership Orders Reach High with Focus on ULCS

Construction orders for new containerships are at a high, setting new records in March and highlighting the confidence of the shipping industry. The industry trade group BIMCO is…


SAL and Jumbo Announce Joint Venture to Consolidate Heavy Lift Business

Two of the leading operators in the heavy lift and project cargo business are proposing to form a joint venture to enhance operating efficiencies as they seek to realize the…


MARONTEC has been found to conform to the Quality Management System standard: ISO 9001:2015

MARONTEC SERVICIOS TÉCNICOS, S.L. has been found to conform to the Quality Management System standard: ISO 9001:2015 This certificate is valid for the following scope: Sales…


World’s 1st zero-emission container vessel, Yara Birkeland, delivered

The long-awaited zero-emission container vessel Yara Birkeland has been delivered to its owner Yara International, Norway-based shipbuilder Vard informed. Upon delivery, the…