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…


Rotterdam embarks on ambitious shore power strategy

The Port of Rotterdam and the Municipality of Rotterdam have announced a joint programme to provide shore power for a ‘significant share’ of sea-going vessels calling at the port by 2030. This will enable ships to shut down their generators, plug in…


Marlink and Quadrille launch news channel for seafarers

Maritime communications company Marlink and software partner Quadrille are extending their existing partnership with the launch of a dedicated news and information channel for seafarers. The multi-language Marlink channel, XChange Media, is a…


Kongsberg and MAN to formalise digital partnership

Kongsberg Digital and MAN Energy Solutions are to provide joint digital infrastructure for vessels in the Høegh Autoliners fleet. The project will mark the first step in the two companies’ digital partnership, formalising plans set out in a…


Abu Dhabi Ports boosts logistics division

Abu Dhabi Ports has acquired MICCO Logistics, marking a further step in the port’s strategy of strengthening its international and regional distribution network. MICCO is being integrated into Abu Dhabi Ports Logistics, making the division the…




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