Marine Log Introduces the Digital Marketplace Directory for Remote Business Connections

Marine Log Introduces the Digital Marketplace Directory for Remote Business Connections
With the industry implementing temporary, staggered office schedules and remote work policies, there is a need to make sure your brand still maintains a strong presence in front of Vessel Owners and Operators, Shipyards, and Naval Architects. To help facilitate that effort on your behalf, Marine Log will be launching a Digital Marketplace Directory as a cost-effective way to remind these key maritime groups that you are open for business to help keep the industry moving through this difficult time.

MAN milestone: Dual-fuel two-strokes notch up one million operating hours; Marine Log launches Digital Marketplace Directory

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MAN milestone: Dual-fuel two-strokes notch up one million operating hours

MAN Energy Solutions reports that its portfolio of two-stroke, dual-fuel engines has accumulated one million operating hours, all running on clean fuels such as LNG, LPG, ethane and methanol. Full Article


Nordic American Tankers Ltd. (NYSE: NAT) – Strong position for our ships


Hamilton, Bermuda, April 2, 2020

In our messages during March we informed you that the dividend for the first quarter of 2020 would be double the dividend of the last quarter of 2019, rising from 7 cent to 14 cent. Dividend is a priority. The start of 2Q is much stronger than 1Q 2020.

IMO Secretary-General seeks UN support over “keyworker” designation for seafarers

IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim has asked the United Nations system agencies to support IMO in its request to governments to declare seafarers, port personnel and other crucial maritime workers as key personnel. Mr. Lim made the plea during a virtual meeting (1 April) with other UN chiefs and the UN Secretary-General.  The meeting addressed the impact of COVID-19 on, among other things, disruption and restrictions to travel, trade flows, global logistics, supply of food, pharmaceuticals and medical equipment.

Possibility of Holding the Melges 24 Worlds in Miami in Late 2020 Under Consideration

Possibility of Holding the Melges 24 Worlds 
in Miami in Late 2020 
2016 Melges 24 World Championship in Miami – photo © Pierrick Contin
March 31, 2020 – Miami, USA – After cancelling the 2020 Melges 24 World Championship, that was expected to be held in Charleston, SC, USA on May 1-9, the International Melges 24 Class Association has been working to find solution, that will have positive effects both for our association and sailors, such as finding the way still to have the Worlds in 2020.

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