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Marine Digitalisation: Buy or build your own technology?

5 weeks ago

Gone are the days when a decision was needed to embrace digitalisation or not. Digital initiatives have supercharged the maritime sector in abundance over the last couple of years. The question now is whether you should buy the technology you need from a third party or build it yourself.

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Maritime News Round Up – Issue 30

6 weeks ago

The shipping industry currently emits 3% of all greenhouse gases. To keep temperatures within safe limits, experts say, it will have to decarbonise. Could green hydrogen be the answer?

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Maritime News Round Up – Issue 29

8 weeks ago

One solution to the mounting credit and legal risks faced by both buyers and sellers in the bunker market could be to set up a clearing house for marine fuels trades.

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Maritime News Round Up – Issue 28

9 weeks ago

A toning down of the political uncertainty and turmoil stemming from the US has managed to offer a much need reprieve to the dry bulk market. Even though trade uncertainties dominate, it seems that the overall market sentiment is inclined to believe that things will get better than they are today

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Maritime News Round Up – Issue 27

10 weeks ago

The Dutch natural gas market is reinforcing its position as one of the most important trading hubs in the world.

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Maritime News Round Up – Issue 26

11 weeks ago

Marine fuels consultancy Blue Insight has set out the current potential costs for alternative bunker fuels, arguing carbon taxes may be needed to make them more attractive to shipowners

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Maritime News Round Up – Issue 25

12 weeks ago

Shipowners should be looking to bunker very low sulfur fuel oil  (VLSFO) more frequently than they had previously been taking on high sulfur fuel oil because of uncertainty over its shelf life

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Maritime News Round Up – Issue 24

13 weeks ago

The global shipping sector has experienced far-reaching negative impacts as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, but most players in the industry believe it will recover within the next two years.

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Maritime News Round Up – Issue 23

14 weeks ago

Shipowners and operators are increasingly incorporating fleet management tools into their operations as they seek to maximize efficiencies, both in the home office and on their ships. As they grow more comfortable with the benefits of the technology, they are looking for more sophisticated solutions.

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Maritime News Round Up – Issue 22

15 weeks ago

Demand at marine fuel hubs sank by just over 9% overall in second quarter at the peak of the Covd-19 crisis, according to a market survey of bunker sales volumes in 16 leading global bunkering locations...Plus many more stories from across the maritime press this week.

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