Slow Steaming To 2020: Innovation And Inertia In Marine Transport And Fuels

Discussions of “peak oil demand” tend to focus of passenger vehicles, often from a US and European perspective, and they ignore other markets, such as marine transport, which collectively would also


Zero Emissions Container Ship: Yara Birkeland design revealed and test model demonstrated for the first time

A six-meter long model of the final design of the autonomous and zero emission container vessel “Yara Birkeland” was launched in SINTEF Ocean’s 80 meter long sea laboratory in Trondheim, Norway


Risk assessments for mooring operations

Mooring has always been a dynamic operation. In 2016, the Club has experienced a high volume of claims which arose from three main areas of causation:

1.Inadequate supervision/procedures – These include


Lloyd Register : HMD receives approval in principle for cargo handling system design for 6,600m3 LNG bunkering vessel

Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) has received approval in principle (AiP) from Lloyd’s Register (LR) for a cargo handling system design for a 6,600 m3 LNG bunkering vessel.

HMD and the Hyundai


World Oilfield Equipment: Mixed fortunes across the oilfield service and equipment sectors

The latest update to the World Oilfield Equipment Market Forecast shows little movement in global spending expectations over the next 5 years. Thus far, 2017 has seen a strengthening onshore rig