Briefing: 13 December 2017

Global Industry Alliance Task Force meets at IMO HQ

The second meeting of the Global Industry Alliance (GIA) Task Force – a partnership of key maritime stakeholders pursuing low carbon shipping – took place at IMO Headquarters, London on 7 December.

The meeting saw 20 industry representatives from across the Alliance’s 16 member companies discuss how to make further progress on on-going GIA-funded activities and to agree new priority areas to pursue under the partnership.

The GIA is made up of leading shipowners and operators, classification societies, engine and technology builders and suppliers, big data providers, port and oil companies – tasked with identifying and developing innovative ways to encourage use of energy-efficiency technologies and operations.

For more information on the GIA, click here.