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  • Green boost for NAMEPA members

    The North American Marine Environment Protection Association (NAMEPA) members have been awarded an automatic positive adjustment (+5 points) towards member vessels’ RightShip Environmental Rating. 22 Aug 2014 - GreenPort

  • Evoqua BWMS accepted by US Coast Guard

    Evoqua Water Technologies’ SeaCURE ballast water management system (BWMS) has received alternate management system (AMS) approval, giving shipowners more choice for type approved and AMS approved solutions. 21 Aug 2014 - GreenPort

  • Looking to the Italians

    The Danish Shipowners’ Association says that it expects the new Italian presidency of the EU to take the lead in the implementation of the EU’s MRV proposal to restrict CO2 emissions for shipping. 20 Aug 2014 - GreenPort

  • New solution set to ‘turbocharge’ gas market

    American Power Group (APG) is working with Scotland-based Marine Fuel Conversions (MFC) to find potential applications and opportunities for its dual-fuel gas solution. 20 Aug 2014 - GreenPort

  • Focused on enlarging and strengthening the hinterland

    The port of Barcelona is a crucial transport and services infrastructure in the Euro-Mediterranean area. On 14-17 October, the port will be hosting the 9th GreenPort Congress and 2nd Cruise Conference. GreenPort Editor, Daniëlla Arbyn Havugimana spoke with the Deputy Director General of the port of Barcelona, Santiago Garcia-Milà. 19 Aug 2014 - GreenPort

  • OMC helps green ports dig deeper

    Australian maritime engineering company, OMC International, is helping ports prepare for larger loads and bigger ships while still remaining ‘green’. 19 Aug 2014 - GreenPort

  • Slowing down to cut emissions

    Six global shipping companies are participating in a new trial incentive programme in the Santa Barbara Channel off the coast of California to slow cargo ships down in order to reduce air pollution. 19 Aug 2014 - GreenPort

  • Ichthys LNG completes Darwin dredging

    Ichthys LNG Project has completed the dredging and disposal of Darwin harbour, removing around 16 million cubic metres of rock and sand to create a deep shipping channel and berthing area for LNG carriers. 15 Aug 2014 - GreenPort

  • Rotterdam takes action

    As the shipping season reaches its peak, the Port of Rotterdam is seeing an increase in congestion, causing shipping companies to divert cargo to nearby Antwerp. 14 Aug 2014 - GreenPort

  • LNG bunkering terminal for Denmark

    Norway-based Liquiline is to design, construct and commission an LNG ship bunkering terminal for Fjord Line AS at the Port of Hirtshals, Denmark. 13 Aug 2014 - GreenPort

  • The port of Arica: Working towards an environmentally efficient port

    Last year, the port of Arica became the 4th Chilean port regarding the transfer of cargo volume. Due to its location, in the extreme north of Chile, Arica seaport is the port of exit of Bolivian cargo towards the Pacific, says Francisco Javier Gonzalez, Chairman of the Arica Port Company. 12 Aug 2014 - GreenPort

  • Cameron LNG project makes progress

    Sempra LNG, GDF Suez, Mitsui, Mitsubishi and Nippon Yusen Kabushiki (NYK) have approved a final investment decision for the development, construction and operation of Cameron LNG terminal in the US. 12 Aug 2014 - GreenPort

  • Terex cranes set for Brazil

    Terex Port Solutions (TPS) is to supply Brazilian terminal operator, Libra Terminais Rio SA, with 12 rubber-tyred gantry cranes (RTGs). 11 Aug 2014 - GreenPort

  • Future fuels: are you ready?

    The Marpol Annex VI regulations centre round ensuring vessels limit pollution in the Baltic and North Sea Emission Control Area (ECA), and time is running out for shipowners to comply. 08 Aug 2014 - GreenPort

  • Clean-up complete at Waukegan Harbor

    The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has finally completed its clean-up of Waukegan Harbor, Illinois US, to remove it from the binational ‘Great Lakes Areas of Concern’ list. 07 Aug 2014 - GreenPort

  • EU supports key infrastructure projects

    More than €320m is being put aside for improving transport infrastructure across Europe as part of the last calls of the trans-European transport network (TEN-T) programme. 06 Aug 2014 - GreenPort

  • Congestion cleared at LA

    APL’s terminal at the Port of Los Angeles (POLA) is apparently now rid of congestion following the implementation of a new appointment system for trucks. 06 Aug 2014 - GreenPort

  • Shipping renewable energy innovation project is launched

    Japan-based Eco Marine Power (EMP) and Blue Star Ferries of Greece, part of the Attica group, are to collaborate on development of renewable energy and fuel-saving solutions. 06 Aug 2014 - GreenPort

  • Improving safety, and reliability in the port

    LED lights help to conserve energy, they last longer and are better for the environment. One of the success stories is the use of Nanhua-Europe LED lighting in different port projects. 05 Aug 2014 - GreenPort

  • Malawi River Basin programme

    Global engineering and development consultancy, Mott MacDonald, has been appointed to work on the first phase of the Shire River Basin Management Programme by Malawi’s Ministry of Agriculture. 05 Aug 2014 - GreenPort

  • German MoU singed for LNG development

    Gazprom and Hafen-Entwicklungs-gesellschaft Rostock, operator of the Baltic Sea port of Rostock, have signed an LNG Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). 04 Aug 2014 - GreenPort

  • Becker LNG barge at SMM

    Becker Marine Systems’ LNG Hybrid Barge will be on show at this year’s SMM exhibition, where it will be christened. 04 Aug 2014 - GreenPort