GREEN4SEA Conference & Awards

5 Apr 2017
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GREEN4SEA Conference & Awards

5 Apr 2017
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  • rotterdam

    Port of Rotterdam: Heading towards sustainability

    Port of Rotterdam cited a series of objectives and initiatives to achieve sustainability until 2050. The initiatives are related to Paris Agreement signing, promotion of LNG as a marine fuel, heat alliance, waste recycling, among others. ...

  • ships

    Europe to manufacture ships of the future

    A new European research project seeks to revolutionise the shipbuilding sector by replacing steel with composite materials for the construction of more efficient large length ships, the University of Limerick announced. ...

  • oil

    PTP seeks $7.4 million over oil spill in Malaysian terminal

    Malaysian Pelabuhan Tanjung Pelepas Sdn Bhd has filed a lawsuit against Rising Star Shipping Sdn and The Shipowners’ Mutual Protection and Indemnity Association (Luxembourg) Singapore Branch, in relation to the oil spill at its premises from 2016. ...

  • london

    Project underway for Thames air quality strategy

    The Port of London Authority is working with the Mayor of London and Transport for London on new research to help it develop an Air Quality Strategy for the tidal Thames. The project involves shore side power, emissions from vessels during trips and an inventory of all emissions from vessels on the river.  ...

  • engines

    First ship with IMO Tier III EIAPP certified engines launched

    The first vessel operating with the IMO Tier III Engine International Air Pollution Prevention certified Wärtsilä diesel engines was launched on July 12, Wärtsilä informed. Wärtsilä’s NOR system enables vessels to be compliant with global NOx emission control area regulations and boosts overall performance of the engine. ...


Latest News

Optimarin, Goltens ink spare parts and service deal

BWTS specialist Optimarin has signed an agreement with Goltens Green Technologies for the use of a global network of spare parts warehousing and service engineers. Now Optimarin will be able to use facilities in Asia, North America and the Middle East to provide its customers with commissioning and maintenance of the Optimarin Ballast System (OBS).

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bwts

Damen provides mobile BWMS for port use

In this video, Damen explains how his solution, the IMO certified InvaSave BWMS, can be effective for use in ports as its mobile, containerised format means that it can be operated from the dockside or from onboard a vessel alongside.

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dates

ICS urges IMO to finalise BWM implementation dates

ICS says that IMO decision on BMW implementation dates at the forthcoming MEPC 71, will be critical, having significant implications for around 40,000 existing ships and urges IMO to back a carefully crafted proposal, from a broad coalition of governments. ICS supports that a pragmatic proposal would allow shipping companies to identify and invest in far more robust technology to the benefit of the marine environment.

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DFDS orders Ro-Ro duo at Jinling yard

DFDS has ordered two more large freight ships which are to be built at the Jinling shipyard in China by naval architects Knud E. Hansen. In total, DFDS has ordered four large ro-ro ships to service freight customers across the North Sea from 2019 and 2020. The ships are the first DFDS-owned vessels built according to the new IMO environmental standards.

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program

Santa Barbara program protecting air and marine life expanded

In an initiative to cut air pollution and protect whales in the Santa Barbara Channel region, Santa Barbara County Air Pollution Control District and partners announced that the Vessel Speed Reduction voluntary incentive program will include for the first time the San Francisco Bay Area. This week, ships began to be enrolled in the program.

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Challenges and opportunities emerging from the Arctic change

Α recently published report presents the European perspectives towards a changing Arctic and suggests how the European Union and its Member States can play a positive role in several policy areas. For the shipping sector, Europe should set ambitious targets and mandatory requirements for Arctic shipping and support environmental and security monitoring.

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sustainability

Lloyd’s Register presents sustainability goals

Supporting the UN's Sustainable Development Goals, Lloyd's Register embraces three key sustainability themes – Sustainable Oceans, Low Carbon Futures and Resource Efficiency – which play crucial roles in creating long-term value for earth, business and stakeholders.

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