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Report Highlights Pathways to Net-zero for North American Shipping

Posted On: 15-11-2022

HOUSTON – November 11, 2022 – The Blue Sky Maritime Coalition (BSMC) has released a new report today focused on further supporting the North American shipping industry’s journey toward achieving net-zero GHG emissions by 2050. The report, a second in a series identifying the pathways and approaches to accelerate the transition to net-zero emissions, looks at the roles of vessel types, invent..readmore

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SECRO Wins SHIPPINGInsight Innovation Award for Digital Trade Documents Award Presented at 11th SHIPPINGInsight Fleet Optimization & Innovation Conference

Posted On: 20-10-2022

WESTON, Conn. – Oct. 19, 2022 – The prestigious SHIPPINGInsight Innovation Award for 2022 was presented on Thursday, Oct. 13 to Secro, the platform for frictionless digitization of cross-border trade documents, at the 11th SHIPPINGInsight Fleet Optimization & Innovation Conference at the conclusion of SHIPPINGInsight's SHARK TANK. The award is presented annually to honor a solution provider fo..readmore

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NAMEPA Announces the Winners of its Marine Environment Protection Awards

Posted On: 27-09-2022

September 23, 2022: The prestigious NAMEPA (North American Marine Environment Protection Association) Marine Environment Protection Awards for 2022 were announced today. Winners include ABS for the Industry Award, Port of Long Beach, Kai Martin from Pasha Group being honored as an Individual, Blue Sky Maritime Coalition for Association, Seamen’s Church Institute, Department of Energy’s Wind Po..readmore

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Stars are aligning for SHIPPINGInsight 2022! Shell’s Maarten Poort and GENCO’s Johnathan Wobensmith join Lineup

Posted On: 14-09-2022

September 13, 2022: SHIPPINGInsight 2022: Decade of Demand Conference and Exhibition being held October 11-13th at the Stamford Hilton in Connecticut has just announced Shell’s Head of Shipping for the Americas, Maarten Poort, and GENCO’s CEO, John Wobensmith, are to complement key industry leaders such as Diana Shipping’s Semiramis Paliou, ABS’ Chris Wiernicki, International Seaway’s Lo..readmore

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US Coast Guard comes out in force for NAMEPA Register today for NAMEPA’s 15th Anniversary Annual Conference and Marine Environment Protection Awards Dinner: Gazing into the Crystal Ball- The Next 15 Years in Maritime

Posted On: 07-09-2022

September 13, 2022: Carleen Lyden Walker, Co-Founder and Executive Director, announced that both VADM Peter Gautier (Deputy Commandant for Operations) and RDML Wayne Arguin (Assistant Commandant for Prevention Policy) will be adding their guidance to the discussions with VADM assisting in the presentation of the Awards at the North American Marine Environment Protection Association’s (NAMEPA) 15..readmore

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Partners and Participants Lining up for SHIPPINGInsight 2022! Decade of Demand features Industry “Shapers and Movers”

Posted On: 14-09-2022

September 3, 2022: SHIPPINGInsight 2022: Decade of Demand Conference and Exhibition being held October 11-13th at the Stamford Hilton in Connecticut features the maritime industry’s “Shapers and Movers” for navigating the future of shipping in its evolution to meet the many demands being placed on it. Key industry leaders such as Diana Shipping’s Semiramis Paliou, ABS’ Chris Wiernicki, ..readmore

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The International Propeller Club Celebrates its 96th Annual Convention in Athens Largest Chapter, Port of Piraeus, to Host

Posted On: 02-09-2022

September 1, 2022-- The International Propeller Club – one of the world’s oldest international maritime organizations – will have its 96th annual Convention and Port President’s meeting in Athens, Greece at the Grand Hyatt Athens Hotel from September 20-22. The Propeller Club of Piraeus, Greece was founded in 1935 and is the oldest active Club outside the United States, and, in terms of m..readmore

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ShipSafe® Maritime Technologies Inc. joins forces with DANAOS Management Consultants S.A. to build the next generation maritime software solutions using AR and AI.

Posted On: 18-08-2022

Vancouver, B.C, August 15th, 2022 — ShipSafe Maritime Technologies Inc. a startup based in Vancouver, Canada, signed an agreement with DANAOS, a pioneer in ship management systems with over 28 years of experience and serving over 9000 vessels. The partnership will focus on developing the next generation AI/AR based remote inspection platform for the shipping industry. ShipSafe with its niche exp..readmore

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Applications Now Being Accepted for SHIPPINGInsight’s SHARK TANK

Posted On: 18-08-2022

August 15, 2022: Contestants for SHIPPINGInsight’s 2022 SHARK TANK are now being accepted for start-ups and new technologies and services to compete for the prestigious SHIPPINGInsight Innovation Award as a part of SHIPPINGInsight 2022: Decade of Demand Conference and Exhibition being held October 11-13th at the Stamford Hilton in Connecticut. Contestants (“Chum”) in the SHARK TANK will f..readmore

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Class Takes Pole Positions at SHIPPINGInsight 2022 Respond to Demands being Placed on Industry

Posted On: 11-08-2022

August 9, 2022- MARITIME COMMONS- The world's major classification societies will be playing a prominent role in SHIPPINGInsight 2022- the Decade of Demand being held October 11-13th at the Stamford Hilton in Stamford, CT. Top leadership from ABS, DNV and LR will all be on hand to share their insights on industry’s challenges—and solutions—as Platinum Partners, with other class societies ex..readmore

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Report Details CO2 Emissions in North American Waterborne Transportation

Posted On: 30-07-2022

HOUSTON- July 29, 2022 - The Blue Sky Maritime Coalition (BSMC) has released a new report today which provides a current benchmark for CO2 emissions from the major vessel sectors that make up maritime transportation in North America. “Having a complete view of the North American maritime industry’s carbon footprint helps us better understand the sum of the challenge ahead of us and the solu..readmore

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Nominations for NAMEPA’s Marine Environment Protection Awards Open

Posted On: 07-07-2022

July 7, 2022: Carleen Lyden Walker, Co-Founder and Executive Director of the North American Marine Environment Protection Association (NAMEPA) announces that NAMEPA is now accepting nominations for the 2022 Marine Environment Protection (MEP) Awards. NAMEPA annually recognizes companies, educators, associations, government agencies, academic institutions and individuals whose efforts support our m..readmore

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Registration open for NAMEPA’s 15th Anniversary Annual Conference and Marine Environment Protection Awards Dinner

Posted On: 06-07-2022

Registration open for NAMEPA’s 15th Anniversary Annual Conference and Marine Environment Protection Awards Dinner: Gazing into the Crystal Ball- The Next 15 Years in Maritime Join NAMEPA on October 27th, 2022! July 6, 2022: Carleen Lyden Walker, Co-Founder and Executive Director, announced that registration is open for the North American Marine Environment Protection Association’s (NAMEPA)..readmore

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Report Provides Recommendations on Calculating Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Posted On: 24-06-2022

HOUSTON- June 23, 2022 - The Blue Sky Maritime Coalition (BSMC) has released a new report today which recommends methodologies for calculating Scope 1 greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from marine vessels. “Consistent calculations and transparent methodologies for measuring and tracking CO2 emissions are key components for reaching the maritime industry’s decarbonization goals. This report was..readmore

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Tototheo Maritime expands presence in North Europe

Posted On: 16-06-2022

The well-known maritime technology provider, Tototheo Maritime, has recently inaugurated its new office in Bremen, Germany. Headquartered in Cyprus, Tototheo Maritime has been offering state of the art technology solutions and services to the maritime industry for over fourty years, through its owned offices in Limassol and Piraeus, as well as through their partner offices in other regions. How..readmore

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ShipNext Wins SHIPPINGInsight Innovation Award for AI Digital Shipping Marketplace and Transportation Platform

Posted On: 16-06-2022

Award Presented at the Posidonia SHIPPINGInsight SHARK TANK event Athens, Greece – June 9, 2022 – The prestigious SHIPPINGInsight Innovation Award was brought to Posidonia in Athens, Greece for the first time last week and was presented on Thursday, June 9 to SHIPNEXT for their innovative AI digital shipping marketplace and transportation platform transforming a $2 trillion market, at the con..readmore

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EVERY ACTION COUNTS: NAMEPA Celebrates World Ocean Day with Members Ecochlor and Fairfield Chemical Carriers

Posted On: 15-06-2022

June 8th, 2022: The North American Marine Environment Protection Association (NAMEPA) teamed up with corporate members, Ecochlor and Fairfield Chemical Carriers, to co-host a local community cleanup in honor of World Ocean Day in Norwalk, Connecticut. The City of Norwalk graciously provided cleanup materials for the maritime stewards who volunteered their time to Save Our Seas. “Being a par..readmore

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Sir Bu Nair Island, a Safe Haven for Rare Creatures

Posted On: 09-06-2022

A UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE, THE ISLAND IS TESTAMENT TO SHARJAH’S CELEBRATION OF ITS NATURAL ENVIRONMENT SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates, 6 June 2022: Around midnight on June 1, a hawksbill turtle landed on the Sir Bu Nair Island. It’s one of the many that began arriving three months ago to nest on the island, bringing the number of nests to more than 300 spread across 27 beaches. The hawk..readmore

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TRADING IN U.S. WATERS | Towards a Decarbonized Maritime Sector by 2050” Seminar Being Hosted at POSIDONIA 2022 in American-Hellenic Collaboration

Posted On: 27-05-2022

May 26, 2022 The American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce and the North American Marine Environment Protection Association (NAMEPA), in full cooperation with the Commercial Section of the U.S. Embassy in Athens and the Int’l Propeller Club of the United States, Int’l Port of Piraeus and the Maritime Hellas Shipping Cluster-Hellenic Chamber of Shipping, are organizing, under the auspices of the Em..readmore

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Driving diversity in maritime through data

Posted On: 18-05-2022

IMO-WISTA Women in Maritime survey highlights current gender diversity across the sector and sets a benchmark for progress Gender diversity in maritime is extremely fragmented by sector, according to data from the newly-published 2021 IMO-WISTA (Women's International Shipping & Trading Association) Women in Maritime Survey Report. The report, launched on the first IMO International Day for..readmore


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