Shipping / Operation


Damen-built high-spec tugs deployed in Portugal

Two highly flexible tugs, Dóris and Tétis, built to Damen’s RSD 2513 design, are now operating in the Port of Leixõs adjacent to the Portuguese city of Porto. The two tugs, capable of towing, pushing and indirect towing, were delivered to the port…


Green hydrogen deal signed at COP27

MAN Energy Solutions and several organisations and companies have signed a ‘Joint Statement on Green Hydrogen and Green Shipping’ to promote the rapid adoption of green hydrogen-based marine fuels this decade. Partners in the collaborative…


Launch of Amon Offshore

Amon Maritime, ship operator based in Norway, has started Amon Offshore, created to build, own and operate a fleet of ammonia-powered supply ships for the Norwegian Continental Shelf. The new company intends to operate services with ammonia-powered…


WinGD and Chord X to offer digital system for CII optimisation

Engine company, WinGD, and emissions data specialist, Chord X, have signed an agreement to develop a digital system enabling ship operators to analyse engine performance and see whether there is scope to improve carbon intensity indicator (CII)…


ZeroNorth makes further advance in box sector with Unifeeder deal

Technology company and Maersk Tankers spin-off, ZeroNorth, is to provide 90 shortsea container vessels operated by Denmark’s Unifeeder AS with a range of digital optimisation systems. The software will raise efficiency in operations including voyage…


Second large E-Flexer to boost Stena’s capacity on Sweden-Poland route

The second of two large E-Flexer RoPax vessels, Stena Ebba, is set to join sister vessel, Stena Estelle, in December on the route between Karlskrona, Sweden, and Gdynia in Poland. The first ship, Stena Estelle, will be deployed on the Baltic Sea…


Tanker Aegean Myth hailed as first SEEMP lll-certified ship

Arcadia Shipmanagement Co. Ltd. has been presented with a certificate by DNV, recognising that its tanker, Aegean Myth, is now compliant with the latest Ship Energy Efficiency Management Plan (SEEMP) requirements. The 2006-built Suezmax tanker is…




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