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Universe Shipping opts for RMS 2000 V-rotor systems from Damen Marine Components
Universe Shipping opts for RMS 2000 V-rotor systems from Damen Marine Components

AJOT | January 27, 2022 | Maritime | Bulk

The rotor manoeuvring system is back

Orca AI appoints industry leaders to its advisory board 
Orca AI appoints industry leaders to its advisory board 

AJOT | January 27, 2022 | Maritime | Technology

Orca AI, the industry leading AI-based navigation safety platform, has announced the joining of three industry leading executives to the company’s Advisory Board. Through their strategic guidance and support, Orca AI will continue to make vessels and crews safer through its unique collision avoidance system. 

BIO-SEA M receives USCG certification
BIO-SEA M receives USCG certification

AJOT | January 27, 2022 | Maritime | Technology

The new BIO-SEA M-Series ballast water treatment system BIO-UV Group introduced last year has received type approval certification from the United States Coast Guard (USCG).

Damen Shipyards to build four RoPax ferries for Penang Port Sdn. Bhd., Malaysia

AJOT | January 27, 2022 | Maritime | Breakbulk News | Ports & Terminals

ZIM provides update on operational cooperation agreement with the 2M partners
ZIM provides update on operational cooperation agreement with the 2M partners

AJOT | January 27, 2022 | Maritime | Liner Shipping

• The parties have agreed to extend their existing collaboration on the Asia – USEC and Asia – USGC trades • New Pacific North-West and Asia to Mediterranean services to be operated by ZIM independently

Finnlines welcomes service upgrade to its Finland–Sweden route
Finnlines welcomes service upgrade to its Finland–Sweden route

AJOT | January 27, 2022 | Maritime | Breakbulk News

Finnlines introduces a larger vessel to operate between Finland and Sweden and upgrades services to cargo carriers and private passengers. The Star class ro-pax vessels Finnswan and Europalink will jointly start on the Naantali–Långnäs–Kapellskär route, departing today in the evening from both Naantali and Kapellskär.

South Jersey Port Corp. announces appointment of Perks to Director of Engineering

AJOT | January 26, 2022 | Maritime | Breakbulk News | Ports & Terminals

DNV selected to lead “pioneering” ammonia bunkering safety study in Singapore
DNV selected to lead “pioneering” ammonia bunkering safety study in Singapore

AJOT | January 26, 2022 | Maritime | Technology | Energy | Alternative

DNV has been selected to lead an ammonia bunkering safety study by the Global Centre for Maritime Decarbonisation (GCMD) in Singapore.

Italian shipping magnate Aponte attempts daring move into aviation
Italian shipping magnate Aponte attempts daring move into aviation

Bloomberg | January 26, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines | Maritime | Liner Shipping

The Italian billionaire who turned a one-boat cargo operation into the world’s biggest shipping company thinks he can save an airline operation that’s landed a profit just once in 75 years of flying.

Hendry Marine Industries announces industry veteran McCreary as President of Gulf Marine Repair
Hendry Marine Industries announces industry veteran McCreary as President of Gulf Marine Repair

AJOT | January 26, 2022 | Maritime

Hendry Marine Industries has announced the appointment of Richard McCreary as President of Gulf Marine Repair effective January 31, 2022. Richard brings a wealth of executive level leadership experience in the ship repair and construction industry.

IDFA, Port of Los Angeles and CMA CGM form joint initiative to advance US dairy exports

AJOT | January 25, 2022 | Maritime | Liner Shipping | International Trade | Ports & Terminals

[Freightos Weekly Update] Transpac ocean rates stable as transatlantic climb

AJOT | January 25, 2022 | Maritime | Liner Shipping

The world’s largest container line makes a play for Italian air carrier

Bloomberg | January 25, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines | Maritime | Liner Shipping | Logistics

Harvey Gulf selects SailPlan to optimize fleet emissions as part of its netzero atrategy
Harvey Gulf selects SailPlan to optimize fleet emissions as part of its netzero atrategy

AJOT | January 24, 2022 | Maritime | Technology | Energy | Alternative

SailPlan, the maritime cleantech company that reduces ship emissions and saves companies time and money, announced that Harvey Gulf International Marine (Harvey Gulf), one of the world's premier deepwater marine transportation companies, has entered into a commercial agreement to add SailPlan to its fleet. The company has already seen quantifiable emissions reductions beginning with the Harvey Power, a 310-foot Platform Supply Vessel. The addition of SailPlan makes the Harvey Power the first Platform Supply Vessel in North America to be equipped with a real-time emissions optimization capability.

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