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Hanwha Ocean, Amogy and Hanwha Aerospace Forge Partnership to Decarbonize Maritime Sector with Ammonia as a Zero-Emission Fuel

Hanwha Aerospace and Hanwha Ocean completed joint R&D to secure MWh-class ESS technology for large LNG carriers. The companies will leverage Hanwha’s energy expertise to create synergy in the eco-friendly shipbuilding industry in response to …
Apr 23, 2024 / Curious

Six new Sallaum Lines vessels to drive sustainability with Wärtsilä solutions

Technology group Wärtsilä will supply a range of solutions aimed at minimising the carbon footprint of six new Pure Car Truck Carrier (PCTC) vessels being built for Dubai based Sallaum Lines DMCC. Part of the order was booked by Wärtsilä in 2023 and …
Apr 23, 2024 / Curious

Opsealog and Jackson Offshore Renew Contract for Fleet Digitalization

Opsealog, a provider of data integration and analysis services for the maritime and offshore industry, announced today the extension of its partnership contract with Jackson Offshore Operators (JOO), a shipowner operating in the offshore sector in …
Apr 23, 2024 / Curious

Imoto Lines and Marindows launch next-generation zero-emission container ship project

Imoto Lines and Marindows, as a first step in transforming the future of domestic maritime shipping, will build the next generation of zero-emission domestic container ships capable of hybrid operation using Japan’s first exchangeable container …
Apr 23, 2024 / Curious

Overseas Shipholding Group Awarded Federal Grant to Design Marine Transport For Liquified CO2 Captured by Florida’s Largest Emitters

Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. (NYSE: OSG) (OSG), a leading provider of energy transportation services, announced today that the Company has been awarded a $3,000,000 grant from the United States Department of Energy for the engineering and design …
Apr 23, 2024 / Curious

Carras Aquataurus Becomes World’s First Vessel to Earn ABS Biofuel-1 Notation

Carras (Hellas) S.A. is taking the next step in its sustainability journey by receiving the ABS Biofuel-1 notation for its Aquataurus Ultramax bulk carrier, the first vessel in the world to qualify. The notation is assigned to vessels that use a …
Apr 23, 2024 / Curious

Three Cargill Innovations Win the Prestigious 2024 Edison Awards™

Cargill honored for innovations across the smart transportation, health & beauty care solutions, social & cultural impact – environmental solutions categories The Edison Awards™, named after the American inventor Thomas Alva Edison, recognize …
Apr 22, 2024 / Curious

Kotug International selected EST-Floattech for the containerized battery system for world’s first fully electric pusherboat

EST-Floattech has announced that KOTUG International B.V. (KOTUG), the leading international towage and maritime company, has chosen EST-Floattech’s containerized energy storage solution with Octopus Series for the E-Pusher 1 (Type M). On board the …
Apr 22, 2024 / Curious

Wärtsilä cargo handling and fuel gas supply systems continue to be the choice for Very Large Ethane Gas Carriers

Wärtsilä Gas Solutions, part of technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to supply the cargo handling and fuel gas supply systems for three new 98k Very Large Ethane Gas Carrier (VLEC) vessels. The ships are being built at the HD Hyundai Heavy …
Apr 22, 2024 / Curious

Belships Announces Fleet Expansion

Belships has expanded its newbuilding program with two new 64 000 dwt Ultramax bulk carriers which will be delivered in 2028. The vessels are leased on similar terms as previously announced transactions, and Belships is not required to make any down …
Apr 22, 2024 / Curious