Matson Becomes Newest Member of NAMEPA Recipient of NAMEPA’s 2020 Environmental Innovation Leadership Award

Matson Becomes Newest Member of NAMEPARecipient of NAMEPA’s 2020 Environmental Innovation Leadership Award

Ron Forest

January 14, 2021– Matson, Inc. A US-owned, Hawaii based transportation service has joined NAMEPA in their efforts to Save Our Seas. Carleen Lyden Walker, Co-Founder and Executive Director of NAMEPA, recognized the significance of welcoming Matson as a dedicated steward of sustainability and environment accountability into NAMEPA’s collaboration.

“Matson is a leader in...

https://allaboutshipping.co.uk/2021/01/15/matson-becomes-newest-member-of-namepa-recipient-of-namepas-2020-environmental-innovation-leadership-award/

NAMEPA’s Maritime Sustainability Passport Awarded to MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company

NAMEPA’s Maritime Sustainability Passport Awarded to MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company

Stefania Lallai, Vice President Sustainability, MSC

Jan. 14, 2020 – The North American Marine Environment Protection Association (NAMEPA) has awarded MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) the “Maritime Sustainability Passport” (MSP) Certificate and Seal. The MSP is awarded to companies, organizations and individuals who meet the requirements of the program which encompasses each of NAMEPA’s six Transparency...

https://allaboutshipping.co.uk/2021/01/14/namepas-maritime-sustainability-passport-awarded-to-msc-mediterranean-shipping-company/

American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) joins the International Windship Association (IWSA)

American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) joins the International Windship Association (IWSA)

Guy Laureys – Drydocks World Dubai

Copenhagen, 14 January, 2021

ABS has announced today that it has joined the International Windship Association (IWSA), the not-for-profit organisation that promotes and helps facilitate the uptake of direct wind propulsion solutions for commercial shipping.

ABS has become increasingly involved with wind propulsion over the last few years and released their guidelines for Wind...

https://allaboutshipping.co.uk/2021/01/14/american-bureau-of-shipping-abs-joins-the-international-windship-association-iwsa/

Maersk Supply Service steps up its commitment to clean the Ocean of Plastic

Maersk Supply Service steps up its commitment to clean the Ocean of Plastic

Photo credit to The Ocean Cleanup

A.P. Møller-Maersk has extended its partnership with The Ocean Cleanup for three years, and Maersk Supply Service will continue to provide marine sup-port to rid the ocean for plastic. At the same time, Maersk Supply Service is launching a Plastic Policy to increase its focus on how it can reduce plastic waste from its own operations and supply chain.

Since 2018, Maersk Supply Service A/S...

https://allaboutshipping.co.uk/2021/01/13/maersk-supply-service-steps-up-its-commitment-to-clean-the-ocean-of-plastic/

IAPH to take Environmental Ship Index to the next level with support of Green Award Foundation

IAPH to take Environmental Ship Index to the next level with support of Green Award Foundation

Main photograph: Cameron Venti | Source: Unsplash
IAPH signs agreement with Green Award Foundation to administer and expand the popularized formula-based index which rewards vessels for improved energy efficiency and reduced emissions

January 13 , 2021

The International Association of Ports and Harbors (IAPH) is delighted to announce the signing of a contract with the Green Award Foundation to administer...

https://allaboutshipping.co.uk/2021/01/13/iaph-to-take-environmental-ship-index-to-the-next-level-with-support-of-green-award-foundation/

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