Maritime makes waves in seafarer wellbeing

A number of major maritime companies and organisations have launched crew wellbeing initiatives to coincide with the International Maritime Organization’s Day of the Seafarer on 25 June. The IMO noted “strong momentum” in the industry […]

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Evergreen opts for scrubbers on newbuildings

Evergreen Marine Corporation will have scrubbers installed on 20 container ship newbuildings that will be completed in 2020. The Taiwanese liner operator’s chairman, Anchor Chang, told shareholders at the company’s annual general meeting on 22 […]

Ulsan Port Authority plans to replace its old tugs with LNG-fuelled tugs. Credit: Ulsan Port Authority

Ulsan port seeks LNG-fuelled tugs

Ulsan Port Authority (UPA) plans to replace its old tugs with liquefied natural gas- (LNG)-fuelled tugs. The South Korean government has recently unveiled incentives to assist in the development of LNG bunkering, including the construction […]