Tag: <span>Emissions</span>

Yara and MPA Singapore join ammonia-fuelled tanker project
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Yara and MPA Singapore join ammonia-fuelled tanker project

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) and Yara International (Yara) have joined an ammonia-fuelled tanker Joint Development Project (JDP). The duo join MISC Berhad (MISC), Lloyd’s Register (LR), Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) and MAN Energy Solutions (MAN), in the coalition known as The Castor Initiative.  Yara will work alongside MISC, LR, SHI and...

Research project to develop ship energy management and decision support system
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Research project to develop ship energy management and decision support system

A new research project is providing important contributions to improving the energy efficiency of ship operations and reducing emissions.  The project called MariData is being run by the Hamburg Ship Model Basin (known as HSVA), a non-profit organisation providing research and consultancy services to the maritime industry. The aim of the project is to develop...

Windship Technology unveils zero emission ‘Tesla of the Seas’
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Windship Technology unveils zero emission ‘Tesla of the Seas’

Windship Technology, a British company with a whole-ship solution to tackle the CO2 emissions of the shipping industry, has unveiled a new triple-wing rig design to facilitate zero emission propulsion. The company also announced an investment partnership with DNV to assess and classify Windship Technology’s whole-ship design. Starting from a clean drawing board, technical director...

Reducing methane slip without compromising on engine performance
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Reducing methane slip without compromising on engine performance

Swiss engine technology company WinGD is helping shipping companies to optimise engine combustion and reduce methane slip with a new intelligent dual fuel engine technology. Intelligent Control by Exhaust Recycling (iCER) is a new technology that has been brought to the market by engine specialists WinGD. The technology, which is integrated into the company’s new...

ABB launches new emission monitoring solution
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ABB launches new emission monitoring solution

ABB has launched a new emission monitoring solution to help the maritime industry keep track of its CO2 footprint and achieve ambitious decarbonisation targets. The digital solution, CEMcaptain, is a multi-component analyser system designed to increase onboard safety, provide process optimisation and substantially reduce ownership costs. CEMcaptain continuously provides real-time data offering reliable measurement of...

Port and terminal information added to Voyager FLEET INSIGHT
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Port and terminal information added to Voyager FLEET INSIGHT

Voyager Worldwide has announced the availability of a new port information module in its Voyager FLEET INSIGHT service. The new data has been added in response to growing focus on port call co-ordination by carriers, shippers and ports as they seek to improve supply chain efficiency and reduce pollution emissions caused by vessels waiting to...

BAR Technologies to lead decarbonisation project
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BAR Technologies to lead decarbonisation project

BAR Technologies, an innovative simulation-driven marine engineering consultancy, has partnered with a world class consortium of universities, vessel charterers, vessel operators, marine technology companies and designers to develop ground-breaking decarbonisation technology for the maritime industry. Set to start in June 2021, project CHEK will last for 36 months. As the 2050 net zero deadlines come...

Cyprus offers 30 per cent tonnage tax reductions to vessels cutting emissions
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Cyprus offers 30 per cent tonnage tax reductions to vessels cutting emissions

The Cyprus Shipping Deputy Ministry (SDM) has announced a new range of green incentives to reward vessels that demonstrate effective emissions reductions. From the fiscal year 2021, annual tonnage tax will be reduced by up to 30 per cent for each vessel that demonstrates proactive measures to reduce its environmental impact, ensuring shipowners are rewarded...

Blueflow launches emission monitor
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Blueflow launches emission monitor

Blueflow Energy Management has launched a new function, the Blueflow Emission Monitor, which delivers a complete tool for compliance monitoring and emission reporting. The tool supports local Emission Control Areas (ECAs) and Sulphur ECAs. A vessel’s momentary emissions are compared with the applicable ECA limits, and instant alarms are sent if the limits are exceeded. Onboard the...

ABB, Hyundai and HHI-EMD strengthen turbocharger service partnership
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ABB, Hyundai and HHI-EMD strengthen turbocharger service partnership

A new agreement between ABB Turbocharging, Hyundai Global Service (HGS) and Hyundai Heavy Industries’ Engine & Machinery Division (HHI-EMD) has established a ‘total service solution’ for ABB and Hyundai customers, delivering optimal efficiency and emissions performance across the entire vessel. Under the agreement, ABB Turbocharging will support HGS in providing long-term maintenance and service to...

Rainmaking to accelerate open innovation platform to tackle decarbonisation
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Rainmaking to accelerate open innovation platform to tackle decarbonisation

Rainmaking is seeking to accelerate its cross-industry, open innovation platform to tackle maritime decarbonisation and supply chain resilience in 2021. Rainmaking Transport’s open innovation platform first set up in Singapore in early 2020, seeks to foster accelerated collaboration between major industry players, such as Vale Shipping and various technology start-ups, to develop innovative solutions that...

Carnival chooses Shell Marine lubricants for 89 ships
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Carnival chooses Shell Marine lubricants for 89 ships

Shell Marine has been awarded a multi-year contract to provide marine lubricants to cruise line operator Carnival Corporation’s global fleet of 89 ships. Carnival will also offset the carbon dioxide emissions from the marine lubricants it purchases from Shell, through Shell’s nature-based carbon credits. Joris van Brussel, general manager, Shell Marine, said: “Shell Marine is...