d’Amico, ABS, MAN ES, RINA, LR, Liberian Registry & Trifigura Join Forces To Test Biofuel Decarbonisation Potential

d’Amico, ABS, MAN ES, RINA, LR, Liberian Registry & Trifigura Join Forces To Test Biofuel Decarbonisation Potential

In the pursuit of decarbonization in maritime transportation, d’Amico Group has brought together a JIP to test the biofuel blends (B30) derived from advanced second-generation feedstock on board one of its LR1 product tanker already in EEDI Phase 2.

RINA Awarded 7 New Builds Contract By Royal Bodewes

RINA Awarded 7 New Builds Contract By Royal Bodewes

Royal Bodewes, one of the leading shipbuilding yards in Northern Europe, has awarded RINA a contract for plan approval, supervision during the construction and classification of seven new ships, scheduled for staged delivery from October 2022 onwards. The 5267 GT vessels, which are for the large Irish dry cargo operator Arklow Shipping, will be built in Hoogezand in the Netherlands.

Costa Cruises Introduces COVID-19 Tests For All Guests On Board; Earns Biosafety Trust Certification

Costa Cruises Introduces COVID-19 Tests For All Guests On Board; Earns Biosafety Trust Certification

The Italian company is first cruise operator to obtain certification of the biological risk prevention system on board, developed by RINA. In view of the restart and considering current situation and the opinion of experts, the company will carry out swab tests to all guests before boarding.