Shipping / Operation


Danelec to run data over DNV GL Veracity platform

Voyage data recorder, ECDIS and ship-to-shore information company, Danelec, will now run its data over DNV GL’s Veracity platform. The move will enable the Denmark-headquartered company to pass data securely and efficiently from its DanelecConnect...


Mitsubishi Shipbuilding participates in Roboship project

Japanese yard Mitsubishi Shipbuilding, part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, is taking part in a project to develop a crewless coastal freighter called the Roboship. The project is a joint effort between Japanese joint venture company e5 Lab, some 22...


Greener shipping with another methanol-ready vessel

Proman Stena Bulk Ltd has finalised an agreement to build an additional vessel under its joint venture partnership. Methanol-ready 49,900dwt petrochemical product carrier Stena Prosperous is scheduled to join Stena ProPatria and Stena ProMare in...


Carriers blank more sailings as virus impacts spreads

Data released during the third week of April by Copenhagen-based eeSea, a maritime and supply chain intelligence company, indicated that 302 sailings out of a total of 2,693 in May – equivalent to 11% – had already been cancelled across all of the...

Covid-19, Shipping

ABS extends remote service capability

Following last month’s move by classification society ABS to extend its remote survey and audit services to equipment manufacturers and other clients in the United States, South America and Europe, remote services are now being made available to...

Covid-19 Update, Shipping

Virus tracking tool made available to IG members

Mutual insurers that are members of the International Group of P&I Clubs (IG) can now take advantage of a new digital Covid-19 tracking tool, developed by North P&I Club. The interactive dashboard-based system, originally launched in February,...


Klaveness extends DNV GL Veracity contract

Following a successful pilot project involving three Klaveness Ship Management vessels where shipboard data was collected and streamed to DNV GL’s data platform, Veracity, the shipping company is to commit a further eight vessels to the programme. T...




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