... ship is being built ... "Despite the impact of the COVID-19 on the global cruise industry, we are optimistic of the industry for the mid to long-term," said Chen Gang, general manager of Shanghai Waigaoqiao Shipbuilding, who is also chief designer of the large cruise ship project.
LNG carriers are reportedly ordered by Japan’s largest shipping company Mitsui O.S.K ... Samsung Heavy Industries also won late last month orders from Russian shipping company Sovcomflot and Japan’s NYK to build four LNG carriers.
The voyage for a container from Asia to the US usually takes just two weeks, according to Peter Sand, chief shipping analyst at industry body Bimco ... He is expecting some of the supply chain problems to be resolved next year as the shipping industry sees more containers coming on to the market.
The shipping industry should learn from the global effort to tackle plastic pollution by applying the circular economy mantra - reduce, reuse and recycle - to help guide it on its journey to a zero carbon future, according to key speakers at the CMA Shipping Expo & Conference...Shore power ‘low-hanging fruit’ in shipping’s decarbonisation drive.
HaroldMalone, Principal at Sea/Switch talks about investing in green ship finance and the race to find the Tesla of the shipping industry? ... Do you think the shipping industry needs something like a ‘moonshot’ programme to find the technology needed to transition to a zero carbon future? ... How are we going to find the Tesla of the shipping industry?.
If Norway is to achieve its target to reduce emissions by 50 percent by 2030, the country like much of the global shipping industry needs to develop not only new ships but the hydrogen infrastructure to support the transition.
TECO) has signed a supply frame agreement with the Dutch shipowner Chemgas Shipping BV ... In addition to hydrogen fuel cells, the company is developing carbon capture and exhaust gas cleaning systems for the maritime industry, which will enable ships running on fossil fuels to lower their environmental and climate footprints ....
He noted that the practice of paying huge freight charges to shipping lines to carry their goods to the country and still end up paying for stevedoring and other administrative charges was impacting negatively on the Ghanaian market, as such cost affects the market prices of goods.
18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Chart Industries, Inc ... The non-exclusive cooperation agreement will see both companies develop and use technology to reduce the carbon footprint of the shipping industry ... “We are thrilled to partner with Ionada to help improve the carbon footprint of the shipping industry,” said Chart CEO Jill Evanko.
Such is the scale of industry disruption from decarbonization that a decarbonization strategy likely is now the best business strategy for shipowners. That was the message for the industry from Christopher J ... As we highlighted in our third low-carbon shipping outlook, our industry cannot reach the decarbonization targets alone.
... cargo ship from Asia, Kipper said ... The toy industry is particularly susceptible to shipping delays because 85% of the 3 billion toys sold each year in the United States come from China, said Ed Desmond, executive vice president for external affairs at the Toy IndustryAssociation.
Given the enormous amount of cargo that is shipped from China to the United States via the ports in California before it is distributed to the rest of North America, any slow down or blockage at these ports could create a bottleneck for goods ... The chassis is the wheeled undercarriage designed to carry the shipping containers picked up by truckers.
Palmer’s track record in the shipping industry spans more than 40 years, including senior executive and management positions with the Swire Group, Stolt-Neilsen, IMC Pan AsiaAlliance and Wah Kwong MaritimeTransport... I am very confident that I will see the construction of the first compressed gas and hydrogen ship in the near term.” .
I grew up in a household dominated by talk of ships, trucks, and trains. My father was a pioneer in the shipping container industry, and when that company was sold he went into transport trailers ... The container is just a dumb box without the crane that moves it from the trucks to the yards to the giant ships, all designed around it.