Shipping / Operation


MAN subsidiary to assist in Swedish methane terminal development

MAN Cryo, a subsidiary of MAN Energy Solutions, has been commissioned by the Swedish port of Oxelösund to assist in the development and construction of a multi-functional terminal for liquefied methane-based fuels. OxGas, a fully owned subsidiary of...


SAMK receives Wärtsilä simulator for autonomous vessel tests

Satakunta University of Applied Sciences (SAMK) has taken delivery of a navigation simulator and specific mathematical models from Wärtsilä to be installed in its Intelligent Shipping Technology Test Laboratory. The simulator, together with models,...


IMO Secretary-General stresses shipping’s vital role

IMO Secretary-General, Kitack Lim, has issued a statement relating to the coronavirus pandemic, shipping and the global supply chain. “In these difficult times, the ability for shipping services and seafarers to deliver vital goods, including medical...


StormGeo to join DNV GL’s Veracity network

Weather intelligence provider StormGeo and classification society DNV GL have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) in preparation for the integration of the company’s fleet performance and weather data on the classification society’s open data...


Finland and Sweden to collaborate on icebreaker design

The Finnish Transport Infrastructure Agency (FTIA) and the Swedish Maritime Administration (SMA) are to cooperate on next generation icebreaker designs. In a cooperation agreement, the two organisations have agreed to work initially on designs for...


Rotterdam bunker sales demonstrate sustainability trends

Sales of LNG for bunker fuel more than tripled last year in the Port of Rotterdam, compared with 2018, port statistics reveal. In 2019, the port supplied 31,944 tonnes of LNG as marine fuel, compared with 9,483 tonnes the previous year. Meanwhile,...


Nauticor and Fassmer to cooperate on LNG fuelling projects

Hamburg-based Nauticor, an LNG supplier, and Fr. Fassmer, a builder of specialist vessels with its headquarters in Berne, are to cooperate on providing LNG for new and retrofitted vessels. The two companies initiated their collaboration early in...



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The Greek-language issue of Ship&Offshore for Posidonia, Athens, 1-6  June


Digitalisation topics in the maritime industry including 3D visualisation, cyber security and big data


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8 - 11 September

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