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Associated British Ports joins Maritime UK diversity charter program

Associated British Ports (ABP) is the latest business to join Maritime UK’s “Diversity in Maritime Charter program”, in an effort to attract a more diverse workforce. To remind, the initiative creates a framework to challenge companies to make progress on gender diversity.

UK drops charges against seven men after Nave Andromeda hijacking

Following the hijacking onboard the oil tanker “Nave Andromeda” back in October 2020, Hampshire Police confirmed that seven men, including two men who had previously been charged, will face no further action as part of the Hampshire Constabulary led investigation.

UK space tech project to track shipping emissions

Through the UK Space Agency, the UK government is funding a project in collaboration with the University of Leicester, which will use satellite analytics to track the greenhouse gas and pollution emissions of shipping fleets.

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