Coast Guard News

May 25, 2022
Three-wing rigs for ships can successfully tackle the problem of Energy Efficiency eXisting ship Index (EEXI) and Engine Power Limitation (EPL), extending the life of current and newbuild vessels, research conducted by London-based auxiliary power system company Windship Technology found.... [Read More]
May 25, 2022
The New Zealand government has committed $30 million of funding for coastal shipping through the National Land Transport Programme (NLTP) to improve domestic shipping services, reduce emissions, improve efficiency and upgrade maritime infrastructure.... [Read More]
May 25, 2022
Maersk Tender and Maersk Trader, the two Maersk Supply Service anchor-handling tug supply (AHTS) vessels currently supporting The Ocean Cleanup in the Pacific Ocean, have been contracted for an additional year of operations. The post Maersk supply vessels to continue ocean plastic clean-up work appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
May 25, 2022
The Netherlands-based wind propulsion solutions provider Econowind and compatriot shipping company Vertom have teamed up to install wind-assist VentoFoil units on multiple vessels by the end of 2022. The post Vertom taps Econowind for wind-assisted propulsion on multiple vessels by year-end appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
May 25, 2022
MacGregor, a part of Finnish Cargotec, has secured a contract to supply comprehensive packages of RoRo equipment for three RoPax ferries powered by four liquefied natural gas (LNG) engines of dual-fuel type with battery assistance. The post MacGregor bags ‘significant order’ to equip Polish hybrid RoPax ferries appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
May 25, 2022
Industry players from across the global maritime value chain came together in Zurich on 24 May to launch the All Aboard Alliance, which will provide a platform for collaborative action to make the maritime industry more diverse, equitable, and inclusive. The post New alliance to make workforce fit for sustainable maritime future appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
May 25, 2022
Swedish public transport organisation Västtrafik has taken delivery of a fourth electric hybrid ferry powered by a battery system from the Dutch manufacturer EST-Floattech. The post EST-Floattech battery powers Sweden’s fourth electric hybrid ferry appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
May 25, 2022
French shipping major CMA CGM has carried out its first liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunkering operation in Spain together with energy companies Enagás and Repsol. The post CMA CGM conducts its first LNG bunkering operation in Spain appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
May 25, 2022
Canadian ship repair yard Shelburne Ship Repair Limited has become the newest participant in Green Marine – the largest voluntary environmental certification program for North America’s maritime industry. The post Canada’s Shelburne Ship Repair joins Green Marine appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
May 24, 2022
The European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) and global trade association Interferry have agreed a common work programme to promote an environmentally sustainable future for the European ferry business through the provision and use of onshore power supply (OPS). The post ESPO, Interferry set priorities for sustainable ferry industry future appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
May 24, 2022
The European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) and global trade association Interferry have agreed a common work programme to promote an environmentally sustainable future for the European ferry business through the provision and use of onshore power supply (OPS). The post ESPO, Interferry set priorities for sustainable ferry industry future appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
May 24, 2022
Singapore-based shipping company Eastern Pacific Shipping (EPS) has taken delivery of STL Yangtze, the first of the company's six new very large ethane carriers (VLECs). The post First tanker powered by ethane joins Eastern Pacific appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
May 24, 2022
The UK government has announced a multi-million investment that aims to kickstart innovation in the maritime sector and tackle shipping emissions. The post UK unleashes £12 million for zero-emission maritime technologies appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
May 24, 2022
US-based cruise holding company Royal Caribbean Group and Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller Center for Zero Carbon Shipping have formalized their collaboration by signing a partnership agreement on 23 May 2022. The post Royal Caribbean joins Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller zero carbon centre appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
May 24, 2022
MEO Group has decided to beef up its fleet by ordering five executive crew boats from Penguin Shipyard International to rejuvenate its fleet. The post Asian vessel owner embarks on fleet rejuvenation mission, adding five brand-new crew boats appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
May 23, 2022
Germany plans to work with Senegal on the development of an offshore gas field amid the severe impact of the war in Ukraine on energy supply and prices. The post Germany striving to develop gas field with Senegal amid supply uncertainties appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
May 23, 2022
Germany plans to work with Senegal on the development of an offshore gas field amid the severe impact of the war in Ukraine on energy supply and prices. The post Germany striving to develop gas field with Senegal amid supply uncertainties appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
May 23, 2022
New mandatory targets must push ports into installing, and subsequently ships into using, shore power technology to reduce emissions, according to the UK Chamber of Shipping. The post UK gov’t urged to act and drive adoption of shore power for ports appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
May 23, 2022
New mandatory targets must push ports into installing, and subsequently ships into using, shore power technology to reduce emissions, according to the UK Chamber of Shipping. The post UK gov’t urged to act and drive adoption of shore power for ports appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
May 23, 2022
On 23 May, five companies from across Asia, Europe, and North America announced their plan to join the NextGen CDR Facility as founding buyers to scale up carbon removal technologies and catalyze the market for high quality carbon removals. The post MOL, partners launch facility for technical carbon removals appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]

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