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Belgian, Port Houston and Partners Sign Memorandum of Understanding on Energy Transition Cooperation

Enid News & Eagle 10 Dec 2023
The Center for Houston's Future, Waterstofnet, Port Houston, the Port of Antwerp-Bruges, Exmar, and the Blue Sky Maritime Coalition agreed to explore a win-win partnership around an import-export coalition for renewable and low-carbon molecules, a green shipping corridor and the exchange of best practices, knowledge and research.

Methanol for marine vessels? ORNL and Caterpillar will research fuel source

Oakridger 10 Dec 2023
Department of Energy's Vehicle Technologies Office’s focus on reducing GHG emissions from off-road vehicles such as railway, aviation and heavy transportation vehicles used in agriculture, construction, mining and marine vessels ... In addition to DOE’s Vehicle Technologies Office, the collaboration is funded by the U.S.

Podcast: Action, attention and ‘rethinking the system’ for shipping at COP28

Tradewinds 09 Dec 2023
The Green Seas podcast talks to Jesper Kristensen, chief operating officer for marine at DP World and chief executive at Unifeeder, as well as Blue Sky Maritime Coalition David ...

Fourth Keel Laying for National Security Multi-Mission Vessel Program

The Maritime Executive 08 Dec 2023
... for America’s state maritime academies ... The fourth NSMV is scheduled to be delivered to Texas A&M Maritime Academy in 2025 ... State maritime academies graduate more than half of all new officers each year—the merchant mariners who help keep cargoes and our economy moving.

Christmas convoy departs for West Philippine Sea

Manila Standard 08 Dec 2023
Interviewed on GMA 7’s DZBB Dobol B TV, PCG spokesperson Rear Admiral Armand Balilo said their agency’s maritime safety officer has written a letter to Beijing about the accident. “Yesterday, we informed the concerned flag state and our maritime safety office wrote a letter ...

Texas A&M Celebrates Keel Laying For New Training Ship

The Maritime Executive 07 Dec 2023
CST, Texas A&M University at Galveston, the Texas A&M Maritime Academy, TOTE Services, LLC and Philly Shipyard, Inc ... Fossum, vice president of Texas A&M University, chief operating officer of the Galveston Campus and superintendent of the Texas A&M Maritime Academy.

Raro bound French Navy ship open to public tours

Cook Islands News 07 Dec 2023
While here, the Arago crew will collaborate with the Cook Islands Police Service’s Maritime Surveillance Unit to hold some training with police patrol boat Te Kukupa II personnel ... Police media officer Trevor Pitt emphasised the value of these joint training sessions, especially in honing maritime surveillance procedures like sea boarding.

Houthi Ship Attacks Are Affecting Red Sea Trade Routes

The Washington Institute 07 Dec 2023
According to recent maritime data, Houthi attacks ... One of the vessels, the Unity Explorer (IMO 9726035), is managed by Britain-based Unity Maritime; according to one report, the company’s officers include Dan David Ungar, a resident of Israel and son of an Israeli shipping magnate.

NOAA awards bid to build Newport Marine Operations Center. When it's planned to be complete

The Providence Journal 07 Dec 2023
... sharing common capabilities,” said NOAA Corps Rear Admiral Nancy Hann, director of NOAA Marine and Aviation Operations and the NOAA Commissioned Officer Corps, said in a statement ... Maritime Resource Center, where NOAA's deck officers are trained, is in neighboring Middletown.

METIS Appoints Panos Theodossopoulos as New CEO

The Maritime Executive 07 Dec 2023
METIS Cyberspace Technology has appointed Panos Theodossopoulos as its new Chief Executive Officer, in a move designed to consolidate the company’s position as a leader in maritime digitalisation and extend market penetration ... In recent years, he has specialised in maritime ...

Tanker hits fishing boat off Occ Mindoro, 5 Pinoy fishermen rescued

Manila Bulletin 07 Dec 2023
(PCG PHOTO). Five Filipino fishermen were rescued on Wednesday, Dec. 6, by members of the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) after their fishing boat was hit by bulk carrier off the waters of Paluan, Occidental Mindoro ... 5 ... The PCG said it is now coordinating with MV Tai Hang 8's flag state and port office in adherence to maritime incident procedures. .

Coast Guard drug offload highlights cocaine's path from South America to San Diego

Hastings Tribune 07 Dec 2023
But both events highlighted the way Mexican cartels and South American suppliers ship vast amounts of cocaine and other drugs along maritime routes in the eastern Pacific Ocean ... Department of the Treasury's Office of ... Attorney's Office for the Southern District of California.

Coast Guard drug offload highlights cocaine’s path from South America to San Diego

Stars and Stripes 07 Dec 2023
But both events highlighted the way Mexican cartels and South American suppliers ship vast amounts of cocaine and other drugs along maritime routes in the eastern Pacific Ocean ... Department of the Treasury’s Office of ... Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of California.

IMO and Lloyd’s Register collaborate on seafarer training project

SAFETY4SEA 06 Dec 2023
one for all seafarers, irrespective of their roles, and another for officers with higher-level responsibilities, as well as an instructor handbook for maritime training institutions.�� ... The project is a collaborative project with the�Maritime Just Transition Task Force.

Cypriot president visits Egypt, Jordan to push Gaza aid corridor proposal

Xinhua 06 Dec 2023
... on Tuesday to promote his initiative for the establishment of a maritime corridor to get aid from Cyprus to Gaza, according to a written statement issued by the president's office here.