Alfa Laval received the 2018 GREEN4SEA Technology Award, sponsored by Capital Ship Management, for its USCG type-approved PureBallast 3.1 BWTS, which provides the same performance in fresh, brackish and marine water, including full-flow operation in IMO-regulated waters where the UV transmittance is as low as 42 percent. Other short-listed nominees for this category were Becker Marine Systems Chelsea Technologies Group, GTT and Thordon Bearings.
Prime Marine received the award, sponsored by ABS, for its various initiatives towards GHG emissions reductions, becoming the first shipping company globally that received from ABS the Assessment letter of a Monitoring Plan for Compliance with the EU MRV Regulation.
Dr. George Gratsos received the award, sponsored by Arcadia Ship management, for demonstrating innovative, initiative-driven leadership by holding various positions throughout his career impacting significantly the national and international shipping industry.
SAFETY4SEA is pleased to announce that Elemed Project received the 2018 GREEN4SEA Initiative Award at a prestigious awards ceremony which successfully concluded on March the 6th at the Yacht Club of Greece in Athens, the evening ahead of the GREEN4SEA Conference.
SAFETY4SEA is pleased to announce that V.Ships has received the 2018 GREEN4SEA Dry Operator Award at a prestigious awards ceremony which successfully concluded on March the 6th at the Yacht Club of Greece in Athens, the evening ahead of the GREEN4SEA Conference.
SAFETY4SEA is pleased to announce that Project Forward won the 2018 GREEN4SEA Clean Shipping Award at a prestigious awards ceremony which successfully concluded on March the 6th at the Yacht Club of Greece in Athens, the evening ahead of the GREEN4SEA Conference.
The winners of this year’s GREEN4SEA Awards were announced at a prestigious ceremony which took place on Tuesday 6th of March, 2018 at the Yacht Club of Greece. The awards focus exclusively on initiatives and individuals who foster Environmental Excellence & Sustainable Shipping, following a combination of open nomination and audience-vote.
Mr. Apostolos Belokas, Managing Editor, SAFETY4SEA, is speaking at SKAI TV for the upcoming annual green shipping event. The 2018 GREEN4SEA Conference is due on Wednesday, 7th of March at the Lighthouse at Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center (SNFCC).
The Danish Energy Agency approved Maersk’s sale of Maersk Oil to global oil major Total, including the conditions for such a transfer. As part of the agreement Total will take over Maersk Oil’s organisation, portfolio, obligations and rights with minimal pre-conditions.
The US Department of Energy’s High Performance Computing for Materials Program, will try to find industry partners to participate in short-term, collaborative projects for alternatives which will improve energy saving. This funding aims to help address key challenges in developing, modifying, and qualifying new or modified materials that can perform well in extreme environments.
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Changes to Marine Casualty Reporting Property Damage Thresholds20/03/2018
New regulation to improve cruise ships security20/03/2018
Measuring seafarers welfare20/03/2018
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