ClassNK picked up the Lloyd’s List Safer, Cleaner Seas Award for raising global awareness and environmental standards through its ship recycling activities.
Archives for October 2017
Sea Shepherd is known for defending whales, however the place where they are born, their home in the waters of the Great Barrier Reef face an even bigger threat.
Seaborne trade grew by 2.6% in 2016, to reach 10.3 billion tons, but the pace remained below the historical 3% average, and demand for maritime shipping continued to lag behind supply.
The Review of Maritime Transport 2017 says that seaborne trade grew by 2.6 per cent in 2016, reaching 10.3 billion tons.
On October 17th Skangas successfully completed the first small scale LNG loading at the Statoil operated LNG plant at Melkøya island outside Hammerfest in Norway.
The second meeting of the Intersessional Working Group on Reduction of GHG Emissions from Ships has made progress in starting to shape a draft initial IMO GHG strategy.
MOL announced that it has developed a mariner safety education tool goggle, which uses virtual reality (VR) technology created by Tsumiki Seisaku Co., Ltd.
Collaboration results in successful installation of MPD system promoting safer drilling in deep water operations.
U.S. Secretary proposes the largest oil and gas lease sale ever held in the US –76,967,935 acres in federal waters of the Gulf of Mexico, offshore Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida.