ABS grants AIP for HHI floating storage and offloading design

ABS has granted Approval in Principle (AIP) to Hyundai Heavy Industries’ (HHI Group) design for a Floating Storage and Offloading (FSO) vessel that is intended for operations in Mexican waters. The two-million-barrel cargo tank capacity design was reviewed for its compliance with the ABS Guide for Floating Production Installations. “As a leader in offshore classification, with.

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New App Improves Safety of Vessel Inspections

New Vessel Inspection App facilitates safer vessel inspections and improves collaboration between APM Terminals and shipping lines during port calls. Learning from previous incidents, compiling inspection reports and escalating defects is of crucial importance for the Operations teams at APM Terminals. To facilitate this, while focusing on user experience and enabling faster and easier exchange.

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Bahri signs multi-ship deal for Alpha Ori SMARTShip

Alpha Ori Technologies (AOT) has signed a strategic partnership agreement with the ship management division of Saudi Arabian national carrier Bahri. The deal includes the installation of AOT’s patented SMARTShip™ digital platform across a substantial part of the Bahri fleet. AOT, the world’s leading provider of digital shipping solutions, will complete the deployment of SMARTShip.

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Digitalizing the maritime sector set to boost the competitiveness and resilience of global trade

A new report launched today by the World Bank and the International Association of Ports and Harbors (IAPH) shows that better digital collaboration between private and public entities across the maritime supply chain will result in significant efficiency gains, safer and more resilient supply chains, and lower emissions. Maritime transport carries over 90% of global.

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NebulARC develops 3D tracking solutions for shippers

Supply chain orchestration platform NebulARC on Monday said it has developed computer vision and 3D tracking solutions to help shippers to monitor and track shipments in real-time. The one-stop solution is expected to reduce man-hours, eliminate risks and accidents in man-to-machine interactions, and increase overall efficiency by over 25 per cent by way of eliminating.

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Who is Capt Rajesh Unni – one of 100 most influential people in global shipping of Lloyd’s List

When Lloyd’s List named Captain Rajesh Unni in the venerable maritime publication’s list of 100 most influential people in global shipping for 2020, it capped a remarkable run for the former ship master-turned-shipping entrepreneur in one of the most tumultuous years for global shipping marked by the crew change crisis triggered by the pandemic and.

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New firm focuses on Terminal Digitalisation

DSP Data and System Planning (DSP) and Ideal Tech Labs (ITL) have formed a strategic partnership, founding a new company under the brand of DSP LAB Pvt Ltd. Based in India, the new company will operate in the container and general cargo terminal industry to expedite digitalisation of operational processes through the latest technologies and.

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Freightwalla joins hands with Maersk to provide spot rates on its platform

To bring more transparency and reliability in import and export shipments, India’s leading digital forwarding startup Freightwalla has partnered with Maersk to offer spot rates on its platform. Inaccuracy and un-reliability were the two significant challenges that are being solved by Freightwalla while providing end-to-end supply chain services to the larger EXIM fraternity. It will.

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