Shipping / Operation


Meriaura targets carbon-neutral transport

Finnish shipping group Meriaura has started the preparation and design of a container feeder ship which will be part of a transport concept that targets 100% carbon neutrality. The concept is based on hybrid propulsion that enables the ship to…


Hydrogen-powered vessel on River Seine

The European Innovation Project Flagships is set to deploy the world’s first commercial cargo transport vessel operating on hydrogen, plying the river Seine in Paris. The hydrogen cargo transport vessel will be owned by French inland shipowner…


Egil Ulvan Rederi chosen to realise hydrogen-powered vessel project

Norwegian shipping company Egil Ulvan Rederi has won a contract to build and operate a new type of zero-emission cargo ship. The contract was awarded by Heidelberg Cement Norway and Norwegian agricultural cooperative Felleskjopet AGRI who aim to…


DSME and KR complete world’s first ship-to-ship LNG bunkering trial

Korean Register (KR) and Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) have completed what is claimed to be the world’s first ship-to-ship (STS) bunkering for gas trial. LNG was successfully supplied from the gas bunkering vessel, SM Jeju LNG2, to…


Industry tie-up provides information about test facilities

Ship agency firm, S5 Agency World, and maritime technology specialist, Voyager Worldwide, have announced a new service to simplify crew changes by providing details of virus test facilities available worldwide through Voyager’s Fleet Insight service.…


Sperry Marine and DNV GL to share digital navigation data

UK-based Sperry Marine, an integrated bridge system and electronic navigation provider, is to share navigation data securely from its digital bridge platform, SperrySphere, with DNV GL. The move will help to streamline the class survey inspection…


3D visualisation studio opens for shipping

Rotterdam-based Maritime Studios, a 3D visualisation studio for the maritime industry, has opened for business and has delivered 3D renders and computer graphics imagery to its first clients. Kevin van Deursen, Creative director at the new studio,…




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