Industry leaders sign call for action on shipping decarbonization

Industry leaders sign call for action on shipping decarbonization

OCTOBER 4, 2018 — The chief executives of Euronav, Cargill Ocean Transportation and Gaslog are among a group of 34 CEOs and industry leaders brought together by the Global Maritime Forum that has signed a call for action in support of decarbonization of the marine industry.

To achieve this, they believe the maritime industry needs to accelerate both technological and business model innovation, improve operational and technical energy efficiency, and transition to zero-carbon fuels and new...

https://www.marinelog.com/index.php?option=com_k2&view=item&id=30656:industries-leaders-sign-call-for-action-on-shipping-decarbonization&Itemid=227

Newport Shipping buys 100 scrubbers for turnkey retrofits

Newport Shipping's COO Roy Yap (seated left) and, Puyier General Manager Ryan Gao sign partnership agreement

OCTOBER 3, 2018 — London headquartered Newport Shipping Group has purchased 100 exhaust gas scrubbers, with options for an additional 100, from Chinese exhaust gas cleaning system manufacturer Weihai Puyi Marine Environmental Technology Co (Puyier. and has alsosigning of cooperation agreements with engineering services providers Harris-Pye and Goltens

Newport Shipping provides shipowners with a range of drydocking and related services through a worldwidew network of six shipyards with thirteen...

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The time to start planning is now

With ship owners, ship managers and operators still coming to terms with the new low sulphur IMO cap there is an urgent need for them to focus on a ship implementation plan before the regulations come into force on January 1 2020 according to Olivier Baiwir, CEO of Aderco.

The IMO’s Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) will discuss proposals from Norway at their 73rd session in October covering implementation plans for ships to be developed according to an agreed IMO guidance and...

http://www.allaboutshipping.co.uk/2018/10/03/the-time-to-start-planning-is-now/

Newport Shipping Group Purchases 100 Scrubbers

Newport Shipping’s COO Roy Yap (seated left) and Puyier General Manager Ryan Gao sign a partnership agreement for the supply Puyier’s marine exhaust cleaning systems

Newport Shipping Group has purchased 100 scrubbers with options for an additional 100 units from Chinese scrubber manufacturer Weihai Puyi Marine Environmental Technology Co (Puyier).

The bulk purchase of scrubbers, which aims to safeguard shipowners against any price hikes or production bottlenecks as demand increases, coincides...

http://www.allaboutshipping.co.uk/2018/10/03/newport-shipping-group-purchases-100-scrubbers/

Maritime CEO Forum: Sulpur cap like playing poker blind with half the cards

“Playing poker blind with half the cards,” was how moderator Thomas Söderberg, the founder of Tribini Capital, introduced the choices facing owners with the global sulphur cap less than 15 months’ away. In a one-off special 2020 Vision panel at yesterday’s Maritime CEO Forum in Hong Kong, owners,...

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