Category : Safe seas

Ahead of 2020, VeriFuel Urges Cooperation and Transparency Across The Marine Fuel Supply Chain

To mitigate the risks of an increasingly fragmented and complex bunkering marketplace, VeriFuel is calling on the industry to work together more effectively to find solutions that support the smooth transition to new fuels.

Comments Off on Ahead of 2020, VeriFuel Urges Cooperation and Transparency Across The Marine Fuel Supply Chain / 18th Feb 2019

ACO Marine to Meet Increased Demand for Stainless-steel Wastewater Treatment Products

ACO Marine Managing Director Mark Beavis explained the boom in the river cruise market is one of the main driving forces behind the ramp up in production.

Comments Off on ACO Marine to Meet Increased Demand for Stainless-steel Wastewater Treatment Products / 7th Jan 2019

Hull Biofouling: Subsea Industries Welcomes Tau Research

According to recent research published by Tel Aviv University’s School of Zoology, half the ships passing along the Mediterranean coast of Israel are carrying invasive ascidians, presenting a global threat to ecosystems around the world.

Comments Off on Hull Biofouling: Subsea Industries Welcomes Tau Research / 19th Jul 2017

liquefied natural gas

Three New Members Welcomed by SEA\LNG to Grow its Reach and Experience

SEA\LNG, the multi-sector industry coalition aiming to accelerate the widespread adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel, announced the addition of three new members to the coalition. All representing key aspects of the LNG value chain, Bureau Veritas, Clean Marine Energy, and Gas Natural Fenosa have joined SEA\LNG to break down the barriers to LNG uptake and assure its vital role as a clean and economically viable alternative to traditional bunker fuels.

Comments Off on Three New Members Welcomed by SEA\LNG to Grow its Reach and Experience / 17th Feb 2017

fuel treatment

New Investment Committed by ADERCO in the UK for a Stronger Maritime Future

Peter Stevenson now leads Aderco Ltd from their new offices in Hampshire with additional staffing levels to provide a best-in-class service. The company will also serve as a reporting line for the company’s worldwide network of distributorships. Peter Stevenson joined Aderco from Simplex-Turbulo earlier this year and is now beginning the next phase of the planned company strategy.

Comments Off on New Investment Committed by ADERCO in the UK for a Stronger Maritime Future / 4th Feb 2017

hurricane katrina

Why Hurricane Katrina Was So Bad In New Orleans

Why Hurricane Katrina Was So Bad In New Orleans

No Comments / 9th Nov 2015

shipwreck

Part of Believed Tsunami Shipwreck Found Off Oregon Coast

Part of believed tsunami Shipwreck sighted near the Oregon Coast.

No Comments / 22nd Apr 2015

Wreck Removal

Wreck Removal Convention Enters into Force

The Nairobi International Wreck Removal Convention enters into force.

No Comments / 16th Apr 2015

Sea Water

Seawater is a Viable Environmentally Acceptable Lubricant for Propeller Shafts

Thordon Bearings questions oil-based stern tube seals and bearings when the industry can use the most environmentally safe lubricant there is – seawater.

No Comments / 8th Jan 2015

unsafe seas

IMO Calling to Address Unsafe Sea Passages

IMO has joined with other UN agencies in calling for concerted action from the international community to address unsafe sea passages.

1 Comment / 12th Dec 2014

dead sea animals

500 More Dead Sea Animals

Another mysterious wave of dead sea animals has washed ashore in Peru, the possible consequence of radiation releases from the nuclear facility in Japan.

2 Comments / 11th Dec 2014

rescue operation

ICS Repsonds to Migrant Crisis with Guidelines for Large Scale Rescue Operations at Sea

the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has published new Guidance on Large Scale Rescue Operations at Sea.

1 Comment / 11th Dec 2014

Cruise Ship

Billion Gallons of Sewage Dumped in the Ocean by Cruise Ships Every Year

Cruise ships are not the most environmentally friendly vacation destination. With over a billion gallons of sewage dumped into the open ocean every year.

3 Comments / 10th Dec 2014

Marine life

Marine Life: The Invisible Pollution

The oceans are being flooded with a myriad of man-made noises. The impact is producing harmful, and in some cases, even deadly effects on marine life.

No Comments / 6th Dec 2014

Oil Recovery

Major Focus on Oil Recovery From Wrecked Vessels

Major Focus on Oil Recovery From Wrecked Vessels since they can pose an environmental threat as they often carry large quantities of oil or other chemicals.

No Comments / 30th Nov 2014

Europe's Seas

Europe’s Seas Face Bleak Future

Europe’s seas are in a “serious state of decline” as a result of coastal development, overfishing and pollution from agriculture, warn scientists.

No Comments / 28th Nov 2014