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ITIC warns on the importance of checking crew COVID-19 tests

(Apr 21 2021)

ITIC - International Transport Intermediaries Club – highlights the importance of thoroughly checking the results of crew COVID-19 tests in a recent case handled by the insurer.



OrbitMI partners with Lloyd’s List Intelligence as data provider for liquid cargos

(Apr 21 2021)

OrbitMI, Inc., a global provider of maritime software and data solutions, announced its partnership with Lloyd’s List Intelligence, the trusted expert serving the global maritime industry for 300 years.



Seafarers are risking their health with prolonged low carbohydrate diet

(Apr 21 2021)

The starkest warning yet that following fad diets can cause more damage than good has been delivered by catering management and training provider MCTC as it sees an increase in popularity by seafarers of the keyogentic (keto) diet.



Decarbonization applications for power generation and propulsion systems

(Apr 21 2021)

As we enter the age of decarbonization, owners and operators are faced with many options for achieving their greenhouse gas emissions reduction targets.



Silverstream Technologies and Shell successfully complete trials of the Silverstream System

(Apr 20 2021)

Retrofit of air lubrication technology achieves verified performance of 6.6% net savings during initial testing.



Strike continues at Libyan port as tanker diverts

(Feb 11 2021)

A tanker has been forced to divert from Libya's Marsa el-Hariga terminal, where strike action among guards has prevented crude from being exported for two weeks.



Wärtsilä and SAACKE sign strategic partnership to expand their marine solution offerings

(Feb 04 2021)

The technology group Wärtsilä has signed a strategic partnership agreement with SAACKE, the Germany based global supplier of marine firing plants for seagoing vessels, offshore plants and LNG tankers.



US imports no Saudi crude oil for first time in 35 years

(Jan 07 2021)

The U.S. didn’t import any Saudi crude the week of Dec. 28 for the first time in 35 years, a reversal from just months ago when the Kingdom threatened to upend the American energy industry by unleashing a tsunami of exports into a market decimated by...



Maximise your online presence and boost your career prospects

(Nov 19 2020)

Join us at this Nautical Institute webinar 19:15 GMT on Tuesday, 24th November 2020.



Ecochlor - deadline for comment for US discharge rules Nov 25

(Nov 11 2020)

Tanker operators may consider providing online comment to the US proposed new "VIDA" discharge rules - deadline is Nov 25 - says Ecochlor



ABS and American P&I Club continue close collaboration on loss prevention initiatives

(Oct 29 2020)

The close collaboration between ABS and the American P&I Club continues to deliver new loss prevention initiatives for the industry.



Life during Covid is a living nightmare

(Oct 29 2020)

Seafarers continue to face a bleak future in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the latest Seafarers Happiness Index report, published today by The Mission to Seafarers.



Jotun launches SeaQuantum III series featuring microZone

(Oct 29 2020)

Sandefjord, Norway. Jotun has announced the launch of a range of premium antifouling coatings to succeed its market leading SeaQuantum S-line offering tailor-made fouling protection.



DNV GL webinar: safety in shipping during the Covid-19 pandemic

(Oct 29 2020)

Two 1-hour sessions available on 5 November 2020.



KR authorized to provide statutory services to Brunei

(Oct 29 2020)

The Korean Register (KR) has been appointed to deliver statutory services on behalf of the Government of Brunei.




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