Denmark and Japan have signed a maritime agreement to strengthen cooperation in key areas of shared interests, such as the environment, digitalisation and quality shipping. The agreement includes a partnership agreement that was agreed between the two countries in 2014.
Nordic Tankers Trading, Danish tanker company, announced their intention to create a new company in partnership with V.Group, international marine services business, to secure growth in ship management operations.
Transas announced that has signed a partnership agreement with Satcom Global to add integrated connectivity to THESIS, its unified platform for digital operations on ships and in shore-based offices. Satcom Global is an established provider of global satellite services to the maritime industry.
Digital solutions company, Transas and global marine electronics company, Japan Radio Company, announced their new strategic cooperation. The two companies will work together in research and development, product distribution and project collaboration, driving growth and accelerating innovation.
EGD Shipholding AS has joined Klaveness as partner in two combination carriers under construction in China. The agreement includes possibilities for further co-investments.
Bureau Veritas has entered into a strategic partnership with Dassault Systèmes www.3ds.com, the 3DEXPERIENCE Company, world leader in 3D design software, 3D Digital Mock Up and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions, in which Bureau Veritas will use Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE platform to drive a digital transformation of its services to shipowners and offshore operators.
Maersk Line has signed an agreement with RUSAL, a leading global aluminium producer,with the intention to cooperate within cargo transportation for the long term.Under the agreement, RUSAL and Maersk Line will cooperate for the long-term with regards to transport of RUSAL’s products, particularly aluminium and alloys
Great Southern Shipping Australia and Rizhao Port group of China have planned a new container shipping line plying a triangular weekly route from Rizhao, on China’s central east coast, to Brisbane, Sydney, Bell Bay, Melbourne, Fremantle and return.
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines , Nippon Yusen Kaisha, “K” Line, Hanjin, Hapag-Lloyd and Yang Ming have agreed to create a new alliance covering all East-West trade lanes namely, Asia-Europe / Mediterranean, Asia-North America West Coast, Asia-North America East Coast, Transatlantic and Asia-Middle East / Persian Gulf / Red Sea.
Kongsberg Maritime has entered a partnership with class society DNV GL to issue Product Certificates for Maritime Simulator Systems required by maritime training providers in order to meet flag state requirements under STCW regulation I/12. The partnership enables Kongsberg to support training providers with an expanded scope of supply with support for mandatory requirements, whilst enabling DNV GL to reduce the overall cost of its certification services for training centres.
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