Industry Sectors - Environment and Sustainability


Eco Marine Power Unveils Solar Ship Concept

 24 Apr 2018

Eco Marine Power Co. Ltd (EMP), a Japanese technology company that develops renewable energy solutions for ships, has released a concept design for the Aquarius Eco Ship — a low emissions vessel utilizing renewable energy

  Environment and Sustainability


Watch ABB’s Final #RemoteCraneOperators Video

 24 Apr 2018

ABB’s Remote Crane Operator Stories series has continued with Eric Gonzales, who works at Long Beach Container Terminal

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Shipping, Supply Chain


Hapag-Lloyd Sets Climate Goal to Slash its CO2 by 20%

 23 Apr 2018

Hapag-Lloyd has published the company’s first sustainability report and has announced that its climate goal for 2020 is to achieve a 20% reduction in CO2 emissions

  Container Handling, Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Oil, Gas and Chemical Handling, Shipping


Maersk Partners to Tackle $1 Trillion Food Waste Problem

 20 Apr 2018

FoodTrack by Maersk will partner with Rockstart — one of Europe's first multi-vertical startup accelerators

  Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Shipping, Supply Chain


Shell and Toyota Bringing Hydrogen Fuel to Long Beach

 20 Apr 2018

The California Energy Commissioning (CEC) has awarded Shell Oil Products US and Toyota $8 million in funding to develop the first hydrogen-truck refuelling station at the port of Long Beach

  Container Handling, Environment and Sustainability



CMA CGM Committed to Worldwide Emission Ambition

 18 Apr 2018

CMA CGM has released a statement reaffirming their commitment to the IMO’s initial GHG plan to reduce the industry’s CO2 emissions by 50% by 2050

  Carriers, Environment and Sustainability


DNV GL Whitepaper Examines Alternative Shipping Fuels

 17 Apr 2018

Classification society DNV GL has issued a new white paper to assist maritime transport players in preparing for the upcoming Global Sulphur Cap

  Carriers, Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Oil, Gas and Chemical Handling, Shipping, Supply Chain


HHLA’s Smart and Green AGVs

 16 Apr 2018

Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA) will be introducing lithium-ion battery powered container transports to move containers at HHLA Container Terminal Alternwerder (CTA) between ships and the yard, in an effort to improve the Hamburg’s air quality.

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Environment and Sustainability, Port Planning & Finance


Global Shipping Strikes Major GHG Deal

 16 Apr 2018

After a series of meetings at the IMO headquarters, the global shipping industry has finally come to an agreement to slash greenhouse gas emissions by 50% by 2050

  Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Shipping


Vessel Crash Leads to Mississippi River Oil Spill

 13 Apr 2018

The United States Coast Guard has shut off the Mississippi River in downtown New Orleans after a ship collision led to oil spilling into the river

  Environment and Sustainability, Health and Safety, Oil, Gas and Chemical Handling, Shipping