The FS MARINE+ Container has been designed to provide ship operators with a more cost-effective, plug-in and play version of its engine combustion optimisation and emissions abatement system

FUELSAVE Introduces Containerized Engine Optimization System

FUELSAVE will unveil a containerized version of its revolutionary FS MARINE+ technology during the SMM 2018 trade fair, taking place during the first week of September, in Hamburg Germany. The FS MARINE+ Container has been designed...
Kongsberg Awared Contract for Grimaldi’s Nine Hybrid RoRo Vessels

Kongsberg Awarded Contract for Grimaldi’s Nine Hybrid RoRo Vessels

Norway’s maritime technology group Kongsberg Maritime has been awarded contracts by China’s Nanjing Jinling Shipyard to deliver power and hybrid systems to nine roll-on/roll-off vessels (RoRo vessels) ordered by Italian Grimaldi Group. The contracts are valued...
The First Ever Blockchain-Based CargoX Smart B/L™ Successfully Completes Historic Trial Mission

The First Ever Blockchain-Based CargoX Smart B/L™ Successfully Completes Historic Trial Mission

The container, processed with the revolutionary new blockchain-based CargoX Smart Bill of Lading™, has been released successfully in the Port of Koper, Slovenia (EU), where it arrived on Sunday, 19 August 2018, completing its journey from...
Crew Training – a factor in Thailand’s worst maritime disaster?

Crew Training – A Factor In Thailand’s Worst Maritime Disaster?

The sinking of the 29-meter tour boat M/V Phoenix off Phuket on July 5th this year with the loss of 47 tourist lives, including 13 children, was the worst man-made maritime disaster in Thailand for many...
YARA Selects VARD To Build World's First Autonomous & Electric Cargo Ship

YARA Appoints VARD To Build World’s First Autonomous & Electric Cargo Ship

Norway fertilizer company, Yara, announced last week it has signed a deal with Norwegian shipbuilder VARD (which is Fincantieri subsidiary) worth almost NOK 250 million (US$30 million) to build an autonomous, zero emission and electric container...
ESL's New Bulk Carrier Promises 50% Less CO2 Emmission

ESL’s New Bulk Carrier Promises 50% Less CO2 Emission

ESL’s New Bulk Carrier Promises 50% Less CO2 Emission ESL Shipping’s LNG-powered and energy efficient dry cargo vessel Haaga was successfully launched at the Jinling Shipyard and moved to the outfitting quay. While taking the delivery...
7 Ships Grounded Off Kaohsiung Port Due To Storm In Taiwan

[BREAKING] 7 Ships Grounded Off Kaohsiung Port Due To Storm In Taiwan

According to Taiwan Maritime and Ports Bureau, a total of 7 ships comprising of containerships and tankers have been grounded by a raging storm on Aug 23 near Kaohsiung, Taiwan. 7 ships are aground due to...
How A Huge Cruise Ship Navigates A Narrow Port

[VIDEO] How A Huge Cruise Ship Navigates A Narrow Port

Huge ships an cruises docking in ports are some of the most exciting things for a maritime lover. it’s a sheer delight to see these behemoths navigating in to narrow ports. Let’s watch how a huge...
French Aquarius Under Italian Guidance

Dutch Government Denies Responsibility – MS Aquarius Under Italian Guidance

On Sunday the MS Aquarius operated by French-Germany charity SOS Mediteranee, rescued 629 migrants, mostly including children, pregnant women and unaccompanied minors. The situation had put the Captain in an awkward position because it was anticipated...
Scorpio Secures Commitment Of USD 195 Mn From European Companies

Scorpio Secures Commitment Of USD 195 mn From European Companies

Times are good for Scorpio a Monaco-based tanker owner who have managed to get commitments of USD 195.9 million worth of loans from four European banks. A whopping amount of USD 53.9 million would be provided...