, the global healthcare charity that provides free medical services to the world’s least advantaged peoples through a fleet of first-class hospital ships, announced today that it has appointed Gert van de Weerdhof as InterimChief Executive Officer (CEO) to replace current MercyShips CEO, Tom Stogner, who retires June 25, 2021 ... ABOUT MERCY SHIPS..
It also found that South Africa held an untapped opportunity to supply the global shipping industry with zero-carbon fuels ...Within this decade, the shipping industry must start to replace traditional heavy bunker fuel with new zero-carbon shipping fuels generated from renewable energy, to meet decarbonisation targets.
The PolarisMedia head writes for Splash today on the takeaways from two recent high profile shipping moments in the media. Two torpedoes have slammed into the reputational hull of the maritime industry recently ... It was a golden opportunity to champion the industry and grow understanding.
The lagoon city of Venice risks being christened ‘endangered’ by the UN art heritage agency if cruise ships do not stop docking there for good, an Italian news agency, Ansa, reported ...Following the April ban, large ships were ordered to dock at the Marghera industrial port until the construction of a cruise terminal outside the lagoon.
Finance Minister Hong Nam-ki / Yonhap ... Meanwhile, Hong said the government will unveil a set of measures to nurture the country's shipping industry next week. The country is working on strategies to rebuild the country's shipping industry as the sector is recovering from industrywide slumps. (Yonhap). .
ACLS), a leading supplier of innovative, high-productivity solutions for the semiconductor industry, announced today that it has shipped a Purion VXE™ high energy system to a leading CMOS image sensor manufacturer located in China. This is the first Purion VXE shipped to this chipmaker.
Industrial chemical zone TA’ZIZ and Fertiglobe, an Adnoc and OCI company and a global leader in urea and ammonia, have signed an agreement for Fertiglobe to join the world-scale blue ammonia production project at TA’ZIZ in Ruwais, Abu Dhabi... downstream industrial uses.
"A lot of fresh lemons are sold to the hotel and catering industry ... This has contributed to a further decline in the demand, and more lemons are being shipped to the processing industry, which has not been able to offset the lack of balance ... Argentina has been very cautious this year in shipping fruit, given last year's black spot interceptions ... � ... T.
Port health officers should also be empowered to distribute vaccines onboard ships, and the industry could increase efforts to establish vaccination hub ports, said Unni... “We have seen clearly with the EU’s role on decarbonisation that things can change very quickly in shipping when world leaders are involved,” said Unni.
Six years ago, the first ship was converted to operate on methanol propulsion, the 1,500-passengers car ferry Stena Germanica ... Methanex through its subsidiary, the Waterfront Shipping Company, has also developed tankers operating on the fuel. Methanol is viewed as one of the possible transition fuels available for the shipping industry ... ....
AmaWaterways leads the river cruise industry in innovation highlighted with the launch of AmaMagna, which at twice the width of traditional river ships, offers a new dimension in luxury river cruising ... With the highest-rated ships in Europe according to the third edition of Berlitz ... INDUSTRY KEYWORD.
A potential link-up between the two oil and gas industry and shipping industry contractor giants has long been mooted as global activity levels were hammered by the coronavirus pandemic, which say operators rein in spending and ...