European shipowners urge for certainty as soon as possible on EU-UK trade framework

European shipowners urge for certainty as soon as possible on EU-UK trade framework

European shipowners touched upon some key issues regarding Brexit in today’s public hearing in the European Parliament’s Transport committee’s hearing on the « Impact of Brexit on Maritime …
Feb 20, 2018 /  Curious
CO2 emissions reductions in shipping – European Shipowners discussing the impact of improved machinery, propulsion, operation and design

CO2 emissions reductions in shipping – European Shipowners discussing the impact of improved machinery, propulsion, operation and design

In the European Shipowners’ seminar on CO2 reductions in the shipping industry one message was clear: in order to achieve CO2 reductions across the world merchant fleet, a combination of different measures is …
Sep 21, 2017 /  Curious
Piracy situation still serious in the Gulf of Guinea

Piracy situation still serious in the Gulf of Guinea

European shipowners are concerned about the continued piracy, armed robbery attacks and kidnapping for ransom events in the Gulf of Guinea (GoG), and particularly off Nigeria. According to the latest International …
Jun 30, 2017 /  Piracy
Eighty-Seven Crowley Vessels Honored with Jones F. Devlin Awards Recognizing 670 Combined Years of Safe Operations

Eighty-Seven Crowley Vessels Honored with Jones F. Devlin Awards Recognizing 670 Combined Years of Safe Operations

Eighty-seven Crowley Maritime Corporation-owned or managed vessels recently received the Chamber of Shipping of America (CSA)’s annual Jones F. Devlin Awards in recognition of their outstanding safety records in …
Jun 21, 2017 /  Curious
Shipowners encourage EU-China leadership in shaping IMO CO2 strategy

Shipowners encourage EU-China leadership in shaping IMO CO2 strategy

Following the decision of the United States to withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement, the European Community Shipowners' Associations (ECSA) and the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) encourage the intentions of …
Jun 7, 2017 /  Curious
New Quetzal terminal welcomes largest vessel to call a Guatemalan Port

New Quetzal terminal welcomes largest vessel to call a Guatemalan Port

8,600 TEU capacity CSAV Traiguen introduces weekly direct calls to USA and Canada The 8,600 TEU capacity CSAV Traiguen became the largest container ship to call a Guatemalan port when it arrived at Terminal de …
Apr 19, 2017 /  Vessels
ECSA: Operation Atalanta continues to keep the coast of Somalia safe

ECSA: Operation Atalanta continues to keep the coast of Somalia safe

The European Community Shipowners' Association (ECSA) welcomes the European Council’s decision of 25 November to extend the mandate of Atalanta, the European Union’s counter-piracy operation along the East …
Nov 30, 2016 /  Piracy
Cruise lines and European shipowners welcome the revision of port reception facilities directive

Cruise lines and European shipowners welcome the revision of port reception facilities directive

The Cruise Lines International Association Europe (CLIA Europe) and the European Community Shipowners’ Associations (ECSA) welcome the revision of the European directive on port reception facilities for …
Nov 16, 2016 /  Curious
Ninety-seven Crowley Vessels Win Awards for Environmental Safety

Ninety-seven Crowley Vessels Win Awards for Environmental Safety

Ninety-seven vessels owned or operated by Crowley Maritime Corp. have been recognized by the Chamber of Shipping of America (CSA) with Certificates of Environmental Achievement. The association’s awards honor …
Nov 16, 2016 /  Curious
New European Border and Coast Guard Agency to strengthen EU’s maritime borders

New European Border and Coast Guard Agency to strengthen EU’s maritime borders

European shipowners are pleased with the recent launch of the European Border and Coast Guard Agency, ECSA said in its press release. ECSA supports the creation of this new Agency allowing efficient European border …
Oct 14, 2016 /  Curious