Companies that own and operate oil tanker plead guilty to environmental crimes in US

The oil tanker PS Dream

The US Department of Justice reports that two related companies that operated the motor tanker PS Dream – Prive Overseas Marine and Prive Shipping Denizcilik Ticaret – have pleaded guilty to conspiracy, knowingly violating the Act to Prevent Pollution from Ships (APPS), and obstruction of justice...

https://www.bairdmaritime.com/shipping/tankers/companies-that-own-and-operate-oil-tanker-plead-guilty-to-environmental-crimes-in-us/

COLUMN | Court reports – Isabel dos Santos versus Angola; Santos of Australia versus Tiwi Island activists [Offshore Accounts]

We’ve said it before and we will say it again; if you want to meet the movers and the shakers of the offshore industry, you don’t need to pay big bucks to attend an expensive conference. Instead, you simply have to go to the public gallery in court, and watch them battle over millions of […]

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COLUMN | The Twelve Days of Christmas 2023: Days 4 to 6: Seadrill, Gulf Drilling International and ADES; five shipping magnates on future fuels; six corrupted states and Al Jazeera [Offshore Accounts]

On the first day of Christmas my true love gave to me… a partridge in a pear tree, according to the ancient English carol, but at Baird Maritime, that’s the cue for a dozen topical features about the offshore industry. Lovers of festive traditions get scrolling, as for the fourth year in a row, we […]

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COLUMN | The end of fossil fuel-powered ships? [Grey Power]

We talk collectively about “the shipping industry”, but the rest of the world will fail to comprehend that it is a collection of very different sectors, united only by the fact that their plant floats. There was something of a reminder of this with COP28 underway in Dubai, provoking various...

https://www.bairdmaritime.com/ship-world/dry-cargo-world/column-the-end-of-fossil-fuel-powered-ships-grey-power/

Dubai’s GITEX Global: Tech and Mobility’s Future

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Dubai’s GITEX Global: A glimpse into the future of tech and mobility, writes Steve Greenfield for CBT News.

The Future of Automotive

Welcome to another edition of The Future of Automotive, with Steve Greenfield, Founder and CEO of Automotive Ventures, where I put recent automotive and mobility news items into context in terms of the broader thematic areas that will potentially impact the industry.

While much of the North American automotive world descended on Las...

https://mfame.guru/dubais-gitex-global-tech-and-mobilitys-future/

TMS Tanker Conference to assess operational challenges

The eighth annual The Maritime Standard Tanker Conference will take place on Wednesday 8th November 2023 at The Atlantis, the Palm, Dubai. This year the primary focus of the three conference sessions will be on environmental protection and sustainability, but the event will also highlight some of the key underlying trends affecting the operation of tankers, in the crude oil, product, chemical and gas sectors.

One of the most interesting parts of the Conference will be Session 2 in the afternoon,...

https://www.themaritimestandard.com/tms-tanker-conference-to-assess-operational-challenges/

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