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polluted rivers

Dying Rivers and Lakes in the World Due to Pollution

The third largest river in the world and the most sacred river in Hinduism has now become one of the filthiest. After all, this is where 400 million people living near it dump their waste.

No Comments / 24th December 2019

cyprus shipping

Cyprus Shipping Deputy Ministry Maritime Transport Scheme Prolonged by EU Commission

The prolongation of the system is expected to encourage ship registration in Europe, as well as the presence and growth of shipping companies and maritime operations in the EU.

Comments Off on Cyprus Shipping Deputy Ministry Maritime Transport Scheme Prolonged by EU Commission / 24th December 2019

lng exports

GAC NA Opens New Office at Lake Charles to Serve Growing LNG Exports

Located at the heart of the US Gulf Coast, the port of Lake Charles is the twelfth busiest port in the USA, according to the US Army Corps of Engineers waterborne statistics, with around 1,000 vessels calling annually.

Comments Off on GAC NA Opens New Office at Lake Charles to Serve Growing LNG Exports / 23rd December 2019

hull cleaning

Hull Cleaning Operations to Launch in Qatar by HullWiper

GAC Qatar is the only company to have been granted a license by the country’s Environment Ministry to operate hull cleaning equipment in its waters.

Comments Off on Hull Cleaning Operations to Launch in Qatar by HullWiper / 22nd December 2019

HELMEPA Junior

HELMEPA Junior Representatives: “People beware, don’t pollute the waters!”

This was the message of the children-representatives of 6,004 members of the “HELMEPA Junior” Program, who came to Athens to celebrate 26 years of “HELMEPA Junior”.  

Comments Off on HELMEPA Junior Representatives: “People beware, don’t pollute the waters!” / 21st December 2019

marine compressed air

TMC Announces Major Retrofit Contract

The big retrofit project, which begun earlier this year, is conducted in connection with the installation of scrubbers at the vessels in question. TMC will provide new marine compressors and air dryers for each of the vessels.

Comments Off on TMC Announces Major Retrofit Contract / 20th December 2019

hull cleaning

Hull Cleaning: HullWiper Expands Its Clean Shipping Operations in Gibraltar

About 60 hull cleans have been carried out in the Port of Gibraltar by HullWiper since its launch there in 2017. Growing demand for safe, eco-friendly in-port hull cleans will be met with HullWiper’s Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) operating in the Strait of Gibraltar day or night, quickly, cleanly and efficiently.

Comments Off on Hull Cleaning: HullWiper Expands Its Clean Shipping Operations in Gibraltar / 15th December 2019

adjustment business

AqualisBraemar Set to Ramp Up Its Adjustment Business

AqualisBraemar’s adjusting service specialises in the investigation and resolution of insurance claims and commercial disputes within both the energy (offshore and onshore), power and marine industries.

Comments Off on AqualisBraemar Set to Ramp Up Its Adjustment Business / 14th December 2019

energy efficient

Norsepower and SWS Joint Project for Energy Efficient VLCC Designs

The impact of the installation of Norsepower’s Rotor Sail solution, including a review of structural reinforcement and visibility calculation, was reviewed using computational-fluid dynamics (CFD) during the joint development project (JDP) – confirming a potential of 6-10% fuel and emissions savings, dependent on operating routes.

Comments Off on Norsepower and SWS Joint Project for Energy Efficient VLCC Designs / 13th December 2019

Marine Compressor Technology: TMC and Sauer Compressors Enter Cooperation Agreement

Whereas TMC is the world’s leading supplier of screw compressors for marine and offshore use, Sauer Compressors is the leading global supplier of piston compressors for the commercial shipping, offshore and navy segments. Most vessels require both screw and piston compressors in order to fulfil their on-board compressed air requirements.

Comments Off on Marine Compressor Technology: TMC and Sauer Compressors Enter Cooperation Agreement / 11th December 2019

whale shark

10 Most Endangered Marine Species

The marine ecosystem of the world is comprised of animals that are interdependent. If one species begins to lower in numbers, others are affected. From plastics to environmental toxins, many marine species are endangered or at risk. We must take…

No Comments / 7th December 2019

polluted waters

Oysters Could Be the Solution to Hong Kong’s Polluted Waters

This concept was inspired by an initiative made by the New York Harbor School called the “Billion Oyster Project” that aims to restore one billion live oysters in the waters of the New York Harbor by 2035. 

No Comments / 2nd December 2019

Ocean Cleanup

We Are Seeing the Beginning of the World’s Largest Ocean Cleanup

What scientists call the “wow factor” of ocean trash is a huge wake up call for the world’s population, especially with the effects being increasingly felt around the world. It’s about time that we get our act together and find solutions to clean up this mess.

No Comments / 29th November 2019

seawater cooling

Hydroniq Coolers to Deliver Seawater Cooling System to Sølvtrans vessel

Hydroniq Coolers will equip the wellboat with its Rack seawater cooling system. The Rack seawater cooler differs from other cooling systems as it is integrated in the hull below the vessel’s main engine room, which frees up valuable space in the engine room.

Comments Off on Hydroniq Coolers to Deliver Seawater Cooling System to Sølvtrans vessel / 29th November 2019

sulphur cap

Compliance “Temperature Check” Launched by RightShip Ahead of 2020 Sulphur Cap

Information gathered will be displayed on a per-vessel basis in RightShip’s vetting platform Qi, improving the accessibility of compliance pathway data for owners and charterers and helping the industry to manage new safety risks arising from the Sulphur Cap. 

Comments Off on Compliance “Temperature Check” Launched by RightShip Ahead of 2020 Sulphur Cap / 26th November 2019

LNG

DNG Energy: South Africa Will Be a Major Global Force Within LNG Bunker Market

DNG Energy’s continuing development of LNG bunkering facilities at Algoa Bay utilises Africa’s abundance of natural gas reserves to overcome the shortage of infrastructure as a barrier to the adoption of LNG as a fuel.

Comments Off on DNG Energy: South Africa Will Be a Major Global Force Within LNG Bunker Market / 24th November 2019