WHAT’S NEW

27 September 2017

Strategy development workshop held in Singapore

Following the Future-Ready Shipping Conference 2017 in Singapore, the GloMEEP Project held a one-day workshop on the "Development of maritime energy efficiency and emissions strategies and their implementation" which served as a platform for participants to exchange views on the national strategy development process. Co-organized by the Singapore Maritime Port Authority and co-sponsored by the Singapore Cooperation Programme, the workshop... Read more

26 September 2017

Future Ready Shipping Conference sees the expansion of the GloMEEP GIA

The Future-Ready Shipping Conference 2017, held from 25 to 26 September in Singapore, witnessed the expansion of the GloMEEP Global Industry Alliance to Support Low Carbon Shipping (GIA). The Conference welcomed two new members to the GIA: Bureau Veritas and the Port of Rotterdam. Philippe Donche-Gay, President Marine & Offshore, Bureau Veritas said that he was delighted BV was able... Read more

25 July 2017

Future-Ready Shipping Conference 2017

The Future-Ready Shipping Conference 2017 – the joint Singapore-IMO International Conference on Maritime Technology Transfer and Capacity-Building. While great technological advances have been made towards achieving sustainable shipping, a gap remains between such advances and their widespread uptake. Technology-transfer and deployment need to be fast-tracked to support the effective implementation of requirements for ships' energy efficiency under MARPOL Annex VI, and to further the... Read more

6 July 2017

Low-carbon shipping alliance gains momentum

Just days after the announcement by IMO of the ground-breaking Global Industry Alliance (GIA), another commercial company has joined the initiative to help shipping and related industries transition towards a low-carbon future. The Grimaldi Group, a global shipping and logistics company, has become the fourteenth company to join the GIA, a public-private partnership initiative in which 'industry champions' from various... Read more

29 June 2017

Global Industry Alliance launched to support low carbon shipping

Leading shipowners and operators, classification societies, engine and technology builders and suppliers, big data providers, and oil companies have signed up to a new Global Industry Alliance (GIA) to support transitioning shipping and its related industries towards a low carbon future. Thirteen companies have signed up to launch the GIA, under the auspices of the GloMEEP Project, a Global Environment... Read more

26 June 2017

Regional workshop on PSC and Enforcement of MARPOL Annex VI held in South Africa

A regional training workshop on “Port State Control and Enforcement of MARPOL Annex VI” took place in Durban, South Africa from 22 to 23 June 2017. The two-day workshop aimed to train Port State Control Officers on how to effectively enforce the provisions set out in MARPOL Annex VI. Hosted by the Department of Transport of South Africa, PSCOs from across the... Read more

20 June 2017

Workshop on IMO Model Course 4.05 on Energy Efficient Operation of Ships held in South Africa

A national workshop on the implementation  of IMO Model Course 4.05 on Energy Efficient Operation of Ships has been held in Durban, South Africa from 19 to 20 June 2017, which aims to capacitate maritime training institutes to deliver IMO’s Model Course 4.05 to seafarers. The workshop, hosted by the Department of Transport of South Africa, covers in detail various methods for... Read more

31 May 2017

Training for maritime educators held in Georgia

A national workshop on the implementation of IMO Model Course 4.05 on Energy Efficient Operation of Ships is being held in Batumi, Georgia from 31 May to 1 June, providing training to maritime educators to introduce the topic of energy efficiency into their teaching curriculum. The workshop, developed under the GloMEEP Project, covers in detail various measures and practices for... Read more

26 April 2017

Training on Model Course 4.05 on Energy Efficient Operation of Ships underway in Panama

A sub-regional GloMEEP LPC workshop on the implementation of IMO Model Course 4.05 on Energy Efficient Operation of Ships is underway in Panama City, from 25 to 26 April 2017, which aims to capacitate maritime training institutes to deliver IMO’s Model Course 4.05 to seafarers. The workshop covers in detail various measures and practices for improving energy efficiency of ships... Read more

2 March 2017

Regional Train-the-Trainer course on Energy Efficient Operation of Ships, India

A regional Train-the-Trainer course on Energy Efficient Operation of Ships is being delivered in Mumbai, India from 28 February to 3 March 2017, preparing the personnel needed to cascade knowledge on energy efficiency for ships and related efforts for mitigation of greenhouse gas emissions from international shipping. The course includes both comprehensive technical training on energy efficient ship operation and the regulatory requirements as... Read more

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