Thursday, May 26, 2022

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Cyprus shipping news

Steamship Mutual Board Dinner in Cyprus

Steamship Mutual held its group Board meeting in Pissouri on Monday and Tuesday this week. Steamship reported improved underwriting...

OneLearn Global prioritises safety with the launch of its HAZMAT cargo handling eLearning course

The safety of seafarers is being prioritized with the launch of a new eLearning HAZMAT Certification course that covers...

Award ceremony of the student competition with the theme: «The Comparative Advantages of Cypriot...

The Award Ceremony of the Student Research Competition with the theme: "The Comparative Advantages of Cyprus Shipping in Relation...

Columbia Shipmanagement focuses on quality tanker management by launching the CSM Hellas Tanker Management...

Columbia Shipmanagement (CSM) has fired the starting gun on its most ambitious industry collaboration project yet, that will see...

World shipping news

ABP signs new concrete and aggregate partnership

Associated British Ports (ABP) the UK’s leading ports group, has concluded a new, long-term agreement with East Coast Marine...

Crowley inaugurates Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) facility in Peñuelas, Puerto Rico

Strategic LNG hub expands sustainable energy for customers in the Caribbean Crowley, the longest-serving U.S. supply chain company with a...

Crude oil futures continue rising on US Department of Energy data

Crude oil rose by 0.31%-0.55% As of 26 May 2022, 08:41 (UTC+3), Brent Crude futures for July settlement were trading 0.31% higher...

Voyage to net zero in maritime underway as UK confirms £12 million for zero...

Zero emission ferries and vessels are one step closer to being a reality, as Maritime Minister Robert Courts today...

Any new investments in fossil fuels is “Moral And Economic Madness” says Ship It...

The Ship It Zero coalition sent an open letter to shipping companies, including CMA CGM Group, A.P. Moller-Maersk, MSC...

Environmental Groups urge shipping industry to commit to zero-emissions fleets

On May 23, the Ship It Zero coalition sent an open letter to shipping companies, including CMA CGM Group,...

GCN and Europe’s largest export port, the Port of Antwerp-Bruges, Belgium sign cooperation agreement

Giga Carbon Neutrality Inc. (“GCN”), the clean commercial transportation and technology company and The Port Authority of Antwerp-Bruges, Belgium,...

East of Suez Bunker Fuel Availability Outlook by ENGINE

Singapore VLSFO availability is super tight in Singapore amid limited cargo inflows. This comes at a time when HSFO has...

European Commission and International Energy Agency in a common bid to reduce EU reliance...

The European Commission and the International Energy Agency are joining forces to help EU countries reduce their reliance on...

Enviva and MOL Drybulk to deploy bulk carrier to reduce GHG emissions in the...

Enviva, the world’s leading producer of sustainable wood bioenergy, and MOL Drybulk Ltd., a subsidiary of Mitsui O.S.K. Lines...

Hapag-Lloyd Annual General Meeting approves all proposed resolutions

Resolution to pay dividend of EUR 35 per share approved Actions of the Executive Board and Supervisory Board...

Delivery of new W-MAX Class LNG Carrier for Petronas LNG named “LAGENDA SURIA”

The newly-built W-Max class liquefied natural gas carrier for Petronas LNG is delivered at Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding. Two new-building vessels will...

Lloyd’s Register Maritime Decarbonisation Hub and partners launch ‘The Silk Alliance’ to develop a...

The Silk Alliance seeks to develop a fleet-specific fuel transition strategy for container ships operating in Singapore and wider...

VIKAND joins The All Aboard Alliance and participates in inaugural meeting

VIKAND, the global healthcare solutions provider to the international commercial maritime, cruise, yachting, and offshore industries, has become a...

Middle East container ports are the most efficient in the world

World Bank and S&P Global Market Intelligence container port performance index shows ports in the Middle East and East...

Greek shipping news

Bureau Veritas certifies Posidonia 2022 as Greece’s first Sustainable Event

Posidonia Exhibitions SA, the leading trade fair organiser in Greece, and Bureau Veritas , a world leader in testing,...

Green technologies and applications at the Port of Piraeus

Event for the presentation of the European Green C Ports Project in Athens On the occasion of the Green C...

Diana Shipping announced time charter contract for m/v P. S. Palios with Classic Maritime

Diana Shipping a global shipping company specializing in the ownership and bareboat charter-in of dry bulk vessels, today announced...

Grid Telecom to build a new Cable Landing Station in Crete

IPTO's subsidiary intends to offer all the necessary infrastructure for the secure landing and operation of subsea fiber-optic cable...

Hellenic Cables solidifies its decarbonisation strategy, by being one of the first companies worldwide...

Hellenic Cables commits to reach net-zero GHG emissions across the value chain by 2050 Hellenic Cables, the cables segment of...

Allied Shipbroking announced the completion of a spinoff research and valuations department into a...

Allied Shipbroking Ltd. would like to take the opportunity today to announce to you the completion of a spinoff...

TECHNICAL news

ABB Crane OCR with QuayPro module makes successful debut at Exolgan container terminal in...

ABB provides Exolgan Container Terminal with pioneering technology for increased safety, productivity and data quality of cargo-handling processes, supporting the terminal’s plans to...

Maran Gas extends optimised maintenance agreement with Wärtsilä by an additional five years

The technology group Wärtsilä has signed a renewal of its Optimised Maintenance Agreement with the Greek shipping company Maran Gas Maritime. The new agreement will run...

KONGSBERG’S Technologies underpin Innovative Cadeler Foundation Installation Vessel

Kongsberg Maritime has signed a new technology contract of around EUR 28m with Chinese shipbuilder COSCO Shipping  Offshore for an F-Class, Foundation Installation Vessel....

WinGD introduces compact on-engine emissions solution for X-DF portfolio

Swiss marine power company WinGD has introduced an on-engine version of its popular iCER system, enabling the emissions reduction technology to be installed without...

Boskalis receives approval for sale KST and Maju to Rimorchiatori Mediterrane

Boskalis and its co-shareholder KS Investments have received the approval from the regulatory agencies in Singapore for the sale of their harbor towage activities...

Britishvolt acquires EAS, the German-Based advanced Technology Battery Cell Manufacturer

Britishvolt has signed a SPA with the Monbat Group to acquire the advanced technology battery cell developer and manufacturer EAS* for €36m Nordhausen-based...

DIGITALISATION news

NAPA Voyage Optimisation software integrated into Furuno Planning Station to boost shipping efficiency and...

Integration of route planning software will improve operational performance, reduce fuel costs and CO2 emissions while contributing to safe and efficient navigation. Maritime electronics equipment...

Students Experience Intelsat‘s STEM Space learning in Africa

Intelsat’s second annual Africa STEM Space Challenge is well underway. Intelsat’s partnership with MaxIQ Space  delivers its Xinabox Space STEM program to teenagers across the...

Nokia and Taiwan Mobile strengthen partnership with energy-efficient 5G coverage expansion deal

New deal will see delivery of enhanced country-wide 5G coverage; Nokia’s energy-efficient AirScale portfolio will support TWM’s sustainability commitments Expansion of 5G Standalone...

Fleet safety to modernise maritime distress communication

As the successor to Inmarsat’s industry-leading maritime safety service, Inmarsat C, Fleet Safety will facilitate a more proactive approach to distress communication based on...

Spire Global awarded TCOM subcontract for Weather Forecasts at Aerostat Sites

Spire Global a leading global provider of space-based data, analytics and space services, today announced it was awarded a subcontract agreement with TCOM, L.P. (TCOM),...

Emirates Teleport Operator expands using ViaLite Links after 15 Years of trouble-free operation

ViaLiteHD L-Band links are being used by a leading Emirates-based teleport operator to assist in the expansion of its live TV broadcast services. The...

OFFSHORE & ENERGY news

Certifying natural gas on a pathway to a lower-emission energy future

In 2021, ExxonMobil became the first integrated energy company to announce participation in a program to certify natural gas production through a pilot at...

Lhyfe and Trelleborgs Energi join forces for renewable green hydrogen production in Sweden

Lhyfe, a world pioneer and pure player in renewable green hydrogen Lhyfe and the Swedish local energy company Trelleborgs Energi have joined forces in...

Equinor exits all Joint Ventures in Russia

On 27 February 2022, Equinor decided to start the process of exiting the company’s Joint Ventures in Russia. Since then, Equinor has halted all new...

Safe Eurus contract award from Petrobras

Prosafe has been awarded a contract by Petróleo Brasileiro SA  for the provision of the Safe Eurus semi-submersible vessel for safety and maintenance support...

TotalEnergies acquires 50% of Clearway, the 5th largest U.S. renewable energy player

TotalEnergies announces the signature of agreements with Global Infrastructure Partners  to acquire 50% of Clearway Energy Group  the 5th US renewable energy player. This...

YACHTS & CRUISE news

Ports of Stockholm welcomes a new cruise shipping company

Ports of Stockholm welcomed the new shipping company Ambassador Cruise Line to Stockholm. Their vessel Ambience will call at Frihamnen Port in Stockholm on...

Ambassador Cruise Line announces partnership with digital subscription service Readly

Ambassador Cruise Line announced  the launch of their partnership with Readly digital magazine and newspaper app, offering their cruise guests the opportunity to access...

MSC World Europa to feature an enhanced and futuristic MSC Yacht Club

MSC World Europa to feature enlarged and most luxurious Yacht Club to date with futuristic design and enhanced public spaces Ship to offer...

CRN launches the M/Y CIAO superyacht, a perfect fusion of creative excellence and bespoke...

The new 52-metre vessel has been christened in a private ceremony A new work of art in true CRN style has entered the water for...

European ports and Interferry agree priorities for sustainable future

A meeting between the European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) and global trade association Interferry has agreed a common work programme to promote an environmentally...

INTERVIEWS

Accelerating integrated solutions for the energy transition – interview with Luana Duffé

The addition of Luana Duffé to TechnipFMC’s executive leadership team gave new prominence to the company’s New Energy Ventures (NEV) organization. NEV’s role is...

Monjasa: in Limassol to build relations and attract new talents

Cyprus Shipping News asked Monjasa’s General Manager, Theodoros Mitsingas, how his company has evolved in Limassol and what it will take for Limassol to...

An outstanding lawyer takes shipping seriously

Menelaos Kyprianou is the managing partner of the law firm of Michael Kyprianou & Co. LLC. Menelaos obtained an LLB (Hons) degree from Nottingham...

“My Way” an interview with Capt. Eberhard Koch President of Cyprus Marine Club

Capt. Koch is the Chairman, CEO and a Partner of Oesterreichischer Lloyd Shipping Group. He received his diploma in Nautical Sciences (Dipl-Naut.) at Hochschule für...

The Covid crew crisis – Is there a light at the end of this...

Alice Amundsen heads up Gard’s global People claims area. This group is responsible for handling the thousands of crew claims received each year from...

VIDEOCASTS

Cyprus Shipping Videocast – International Day for Women in Maritime – Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou...

International Day for Women in Maritime will be observed on 18 May every year, following a resolution adopted by the IMO Assembly. It will celebrate women...

Cyprus Shipping Videocast – Capt. Eberhard Koch – President of Cyprus Marine Club

We are pleased to announce a new promotional feature of Cyprus Shipping News by inviting key players of the Cyprus Shipping Industry to address our...

Cyprus Shipping Videocast – Leonidas Charalambous – Managing Director at Globalstar Insurance Brokers

We are pleased to announce a new promotional feature of Cyprus Shipping News by inviting key players of the Cyprus Shipping Industry to address our...

Cyprus Shipping Videocast – Andreas Ioannou – Chairman at EPSCO

We are pleased to announce a new promotional feature of Cyprus Shipping News by inviting key players of the Cyprus Shipping Industry to address our...

Cyprus Shipping Videocast – Chris Watson – Senior Director Marketing at KVH

We are pleased to announce a new promotional feature of Cyprus Shipping News by inviting key players of the Cyprus Shipping Industry to address our...

MARITIME EVENTS

Project Cargo and Breakbulk Exhibition 2022 conference to focus on resilient breakbulk supply chains

Free registration now open for exhibition and conference, bringing together industry thought leaders from across the globe Industry experts will share insight into how breakbulk...

Oceanology International closes on a high note

Oceanology International 2022 has now closed, and according to exhibitors and visitors was a resounding success, attracting a total attendance of more than 10,000 over...

Charting the course to sustainable shipping at Alfa Laval’s Marine Innovation Summit 2022

On 29th March, thought leaders from across the maritime industry will come together online for the Marine Innovation Summit 2022. Registration is open for...

The 3rd International Ship Autonomy and Sustainability Summit goes physical

The 3rd International Ship Autonomy and Sustainability Summit takes place during Nor-Shipping 2022, on April 5th.  After the first Summit, arranged in Oslo during...

World class speakers announced for Oceanology International conference

Worldwide thought leaders from multiple fields of ocean science and technology will gather at Oceanology International’s (Oi) Technical Conference, running at London’s ExCel centre...

VACANCIES