OMI met to establish strategies to reduce emissions in the maritime industry

18/04/2018 General Luis Gondelles

The Marine Environment Protection Committee (MPEC) of the International Marine Organization (IMO) met at London, United Kingdom, to define a strategy to reduce emissions in the maritime industry of gr ...


Norwegian company focused on autonomous maritime transport is created

16/04/2018 General Luis Gondelles

Willhelmsen sailing group and tech firm Kongsberg created a joint venture called Massterly, the first sailing company that will focus on autonomous maritime transport, through which they intend to off ...


South Korea to take several measures to recover from Hanjin bankrupt

11/04/2018 General Luis Gondelles

Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries announced this week a restructuration plan in the medium term, which includes the construction of 200 ships for the next 3 years with the intention of boost the nation ...


Cosco Shipping Leo will start operating April 10

09/04/2018 General Luis Gondelles

Cosco Shipping Line, looking to expand their lines, is planning the Cosco Shipping Leo to start operating on April 10 and to join the routes between the Far East and Europe (AEUR3), enabling Cosco Shi ...


IBM is developing blockchain projects for the maritime industry

04/04/2018 General Luis Gondelles

Tech company IBM, along shipping lines Mitsui OSK Lines (Mol) and Maersk, is developing plans to use the blockchain technology in the maritime industry with plans like digitalize supply chain or the s ...


The applications of blockchain in the maritime industry

21/03/2018 General Luis Gondelles

Blockchain in the maritime industry is a possibility with several applications that’s starting to flourish: from registration and storage of data to immutability of information with the pass of time ...


Latin American port executives project recovery of the sector by 2018

19/03/2018 General Luis Gondelles

Executives and port authorities from Latin America agreed that a recovery in the Latin American port sector should begin in 2018 after several years in which the concepts "instability" and "uncertaint ...