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Bureau Veritas joins Global Industry Alliance

Bureau Veritas has joined the Global Industry Alliance during a ceremony in Singapore today. BV will provide support to the GIA on a ra...

ClassNK releases R&D roadmap

ClassNK has released an R&D Roadmap that details its visions and goals for the next five years. The roadmap outlines ClassNK’s R&...

Shipping in Changing Climates closes

A UK-funded research project looking at the need to decarbonise the shipping industry has come to a close. But with much work to do in under...

The future of a life electric

THE gleaming glass and steel auditorium of a business news and information outlet may seem, at first glance at least, a strange place for DN...

Top maritime financial centres of the world

The leading maritime financial and legal centres of the world are often also recognised for their innovation and R&D.  In its Leading...

Is Hyperloop shipping’s next big disruptor?

There are three different Hyperloop concepts under development. Could any of them really disrupt the freight transport industry? In 2013, e...

EMSA opens up MRV reporting portal

A portal has been created by the European Maritime Safety Agency for ship operators to report annual CO2 emissions of their vessels. The ...

Keeping crew at the core

Earlier this year, BIMCO and ICS reported that there is a current shortfall of about 16,500 officers and a need for an additional 147,500 ...

Seaspan gets entire fleet MRV verified by DNV GL

BOXSHIP tonnage provider Seaspan is getting its entire fleet MRV certified by the class society DNV GL. As with all operators of vessels ...

New attempt to repeal US Jones Act

SENATOR John McCain has introduced new proposals to repeal the US Jones Act The Jones Act, its formal name the Merchant Marine Act of 192...

NextGen Link project acquires EU funding

The European Union has given funding to NextGen Link, a project to upgrade an existing maritime link between the Baltic Sea from Finland to ...

Top maritime universities pushing innovation

Universities offer more than just bachelor programmes and degrees.  They fuel innovative thinking and are often the starting point of new...