Leading Port Authorities Combine Forces In Climate Action Program

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Antwerp Port Authority is pleased to announce its participation in the World Ports Climate Action Program. In this new international initiative, the port authorities of Hamburg, Barcelona, Rotterdam, Los Angeles, Long Beach, Vancouver and Antwerp will be joining forces and working together on a number of projects that address the issue of global warming. The
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BP Singapore has merged its fuel oil and gasoil trading teams ahead of the implementation of a tougher sulfur cap on bunker fuel from 2020, trade sources said this week. This could not be confirmed directly with BP at time of publication. The International Maritime Organization’s global bunker sulfur cap is due to fall to
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Genoil Inc. ( GNOLF ), the publicly traded clean technology engineering company for the energy industry, announced today that it has commenced testing Pemex oil by initiating the passing through of the oil through the upgrader to convert heavy oil into light de-sulphured oil. Its Hydroconversion Upgrader (GHU®) could save the shipping industry billions of
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The guided-missile destroyer USS Jason Dunham seized an illicit weapons shipment found aboard a stateless skiff in the international waters of the Gulf of Aden, Aug. 28 now at counted 2,521 AK-47 automatic rifles. The count follows an initial estimate of over 1,000 rifles. The skiff was determined to be stateless following a flag verification
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The classification of certain potentially hazardous cargoes is on the agenda of the IMO’s Sub-Committee on Carriage of Cargoes and Containers (CCC 5, 10-14 September).  The Sub-Committee will consider a newly identified phenomenon which affects some bauxite cargoes, known as dynamic separation, which can cause instability of the cargo and ship says an IMO release.
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Sri Lankan government has signed a 70-year lease agreement with China Merchants Port Holdings on the development of the Hambantota Port, but it can be terminated any time, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe  said on the sidelines of 3rd Indian Ocean Conference which was held in Vietnam recently, according to Sri Lankan media reports.. Wickremesinghe has
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JNPT has been bestowed with “Container Port of the Year” at the Gateway Awards 2018 for the improvement in operational flow, performance efficiency achieved in the financial year 2018, initiatives undertaken to achieve higher levels of productivity and growth across all operations in the port including enhancement of soft and hard infrastructure to provide seamless
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The Ocean Cleanup, the Dutch non-profit organization developing advanced technologies to rid the oceans of plastic, on 8 September 2018 launched the world’s first ocean cleanup system from the San Francisco Bay says an official release.   The cleanup system (“System 001”) is heading to a location 240 nautical miles offshore for a two-week trial before
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Andhra Pradesh-based Krishnapatnam Port is looking to invest Rs 500 crore over the next 18 months for setting up a liquid cargo terminal and expanding container handling capacity, a top official has said. The port is witnessing an increase in capacity utilisations across the bulk and container segment, which is leading to firming up of
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The Fourteenth Technical And Logistics Management Conference, An Annual Event Of Indian Coast Guard Is Being Conducted From September 06 – 08 At Chennai This Year. The Three Day Conference Is Attended By Coast Guard Commander (Eastern Seaboard), Deputy Director General (M&M), Commander Coast Guard Region (East) And The Senior Technical Policy Makers Of The
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