ICS, ECSA & ANAVE Move Full Speed Ahead Towards Full Decarbonisation 1

ICS, ECSA & ANAVE Move Full Speed Ahead Towards Full Decarbonisation

An event regarding the decarbonisation of shipping was organized by the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), the European Community Shipowners’ Associations (ECSA), and the Spanish Shipowners’ Association (ANAVE) at the COP25, the UN Climate Change Conference...
Maersk Launches New Visibility Tool “Captain Peter” 2

Maersk Launches New Visibility Tool “Captain Peter”

The new Remote Container Management (RCM) platform has been launched by Maersk. It is featured with the virtual assistant Captain Peter. More than 3,600 companies have signed up since it’s launch in September, 2017 for RCM...
Container Jacking Systems Make Their Mark In Intermodal Container Logistics

Container Jacking Systems Make Their Mark In Intermodal Container Logistics

Container Jacking Systems Make Their Mark In Intermodal Container Logistics With installation in more than 20 countries, C-Lifts are coming up as a more possible equipment for lifting which is a competitor for the mid-range container...
The Ocean Cleanup Chooses DNV GL To Verify Origin Of Their Ocean Plastic

The Ocean Cleanup Chooses DNV GL To Verify Origin Of Their Ocean Plastic

The Ocean Cleanup Chooses DNV GL To Verify Origin Of Their Ocean Plastic DNV GL has been working with Ocean Cleanup for 18 months for the establishment of a set of needs and processes of verification...
Ships Dumped 35 Million Tonnes Of Contaminated Water Off Coast BC, Canada 3

Ships Dumped 35 Million Tonnes Of Contaminated Water Off Coast BC, Canada

According to a study commissioned by WWF-Canda, about 35 million tonnes of washwater waste was dumped in the BC coast by 30 ships that had scrubbers in 2017. Hazardous sulphur oxides are eliminated by the scrubbers...
AST Announces Service Provision For Iridium’s Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS) 4

AST Announces Service Provision For Iridium’s Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS)

Applied Satellite Technology Ltd (AST) has announced to be a Service Provider for Iridium’s Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS). In the first half of 2020, the new service plan will go live. It will...
FURUNO Presents New Solid-State & IMO-Compliant Magnetron-Free X-Band Radar/Chart Radar 5

FURUNO Presents New Solid-State & IMO-Compliant Magnetron-Free X-Band Radar/Chart Radar

NEW 800W IMO Solid-State device X-band Radar/Chart Radar has been introduced by FURUNO. It provides with a Radar Solution that is entirely Magnetron-free for the first time in both X-band and S-band along with X-band models...
Royal Caribbean Wins ‘Best Cruise Line Overall’ 6

Royal Caribbean Wins ‘Best Cruise Line Overall’

The Royal Caribbean International had yet another record breaking year. It won five awards at the Travel Weekly Readers’ Choice Awards on the 15th of December, 2019 It was awarded the “Best Cruise Line Overall” and...
ABB Wins €157 Million Contract To Power Genting’s Next-Generation Cruise Vessels 7

ABB Wins €157 Million Contract To Power Genting’s Next-Generation Cruise Vessels

ABB gets a contract of €157 million for the supply of power, propulsion and digital solutions to the six ‘Universal Class’ vessels of Genting Hong Kong which aims to bring the leading hotel brands to the...
CLIA Releases 2020 State Of The Cruise Industry Outlook Report 8

CLIA Releases 2020 State Of The Cruise Industry Outlook Report

2020 State of the Cruise Industry Outlook report has been released by the largest cruise industry trade organization of the world, Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA). According to the report, in 2018, 1,177,000 jobs have been...