Hammonia Reederei is to retrofit three sister vessels with multiple efficiency technologies on a unique charter agreement to New Orleans-based charterer Intermarine, thanks to a $120, 000 from global non-profit organisation, the Carbon War Room (CWR).
AkzoNobel, the paint company behind marine coatings business International, has launched its 2015 Sustainability Report, which reveals the company celebrated carbon reductions of 0.9 million tonnes in 2015 compared to 2012 levels.
In this week’s spotlight, Fathom Maritime Intelligence examines how test kits can be used to proactively monitor cold corrosion symptoms. One iron test kit is put under the microscope as we investigate how this bespoke technology works and how it can deliver benefits to ship operators by allowing ship operators to reduce cold corrosion for optimum performance, capital, and time savings.
The maritime industry is not beyond the reach of disruptive technology says Oskar Levander, Rolls Royce. Disruptive technology has been seen throughout society and shipping will be no different, says Levander.