CEO David Hammond spoke in the European Parliament to outline the new voluntary ‘Code of Conduct for Search and Rescue Operations and to urge European institutions to support efforts by NGOs.
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Rolls-Royce and MacGregor, part of Cargotec, have signed a MoU to collaborate on research and development to explore the impact of developments in autonomy for cargo ship navigation.
“Majestic Princess”, the third Royal Princess class unit built by Fincantieri for the shipowner Princess Cruises, was delivered today at the Monfalcone shipyard.
The declaration outlines priorities for the EU’s maritime transport policy, focusing on competitiveness, digitalisation and decarbonisation.
On Saturday, March 25, GD NASSCO christened and launched the Palmetto State – the final ship in an eight-ship ECO Class tanker program.
On 29 March 2017, SCF Group participated as a partner in the “Arctic: Territory of Dialogue” International Arctic Forum, which was held in Arkhangelsk.
ALE has performed the world’s heaviest commercial lift using a land based mobile crane, whilst executing an FPSO integration project in Brazil.
Following another poor year for multipurpose shipping with further erosion of rates making it the worst market in over 10 years, signs of recovery are now evident.
A crew from Spain’s 11th Squadron, which is usually based in Cadiz, is currently deployed with Operation Atalanta, together with their UAV, Scan Eagle.