Tag: <span>Yara Marine</span>

EyeGauge wins Yara Marine’s decarbonisation accelerator programme
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EyeGauge wins Yara Marine’s decarbonisation accelerator programme

Yara Marine has announced software design and development specialist EyeGauge as the winner of its Yara Marine X accelerator programme.  EyeGauge’s solution can digitally connect older equipment to enable affordable, rapid data-gathering that would otherwise be unavailable. This allows shipowners to streamline operations and gain efficiencies that will lead to lower emissions. EyeGauge will receive...

Yara’s autonomous zero-emission container ship begins maiden voyage
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Yara’s autonomous zero-emission container ship begins maiden voyage

The world’s first electric and self-propelled container ship, the Yara Birkeland, has departed for its maiden voyage in the Oslo fjord. The Yara Birkeland has been developed in collaboration with the Kongsberg Group and was built by VARD with financial support from Enova. The ship will be operated from Maasterlys’ monitoring and operation’s centre in...

Yara joins the International Windship Association
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Yara joins the International Windship Association

Yara Marine Technologies has joined the International Windship Association (IWSA) to promote the use of wind propulsion to reduce fuel consumption and cut CO2 emissions from ships. “The immense savings gained by modern wind propulsion really caught the interest of both Yara Marine and our established network of ship-owners. BAR Technologies’ bespoke naval architecture gave...

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...

Phoenician Energy’s aluminium air battery chosen to join Yara’s accelerator program
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Phoenician Energy’s aluminium air battery chosen to join Yara’s accelerator program

Yara Marine Technologies started the Yara Marine X program earlier this year to accelerate start-ups that are pioneering green marine technologies. Following months of search, Phoenician Energy’s aluminium-air batteries have been chosen as the winner. “Phoenician Energy’s use of aluminium-air battery technology for the maritime industry, triggered our scientists’ curiosity. Their container battery is especially...

Yara Marine launches start-up accelerator program
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Yara Marine launches start-up accelerator program

Yara Marine Technologies has announced its new corporate accelerator program, Yara Marine X, a start-up competition aiming to provide a home for technology and solutions that will contribute to a greener maritime industry. The competition is designed to attract mature start-ups looking for partners and investors. “We will be recruiting young companies or professionals with...

Covid-19 weakens case for scrubbers
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Covid-19 weakens case for scrubbers

2020 and the global coronavirus pandemic has changed a lot of things for many industries, and the marine exhaust gas cleaning segment is no different. “The coronavirus turned our world upside down virtually overnight,” says Ina Reksten, Yara Marine Technologies COO. The scrubber market was in the middle of a historic boom due to the...

Training paramount for optimum scrubber performance
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Training paramount for optimum scrubber performance

Norwegian scrubber supplier Yara Marine said that training on the use of scrubbers is essential to ensure optimum performance and urged owners and operators to see it as an investment that will pay off in a number of ways. The Norwegian company has delivered over 300 SOx scrubber systems to customers in all major shipping...