IMO pushes forward with work to meet ship emission reduction targets

IMO pushes forward with work to meet ship emission reduction targets

The IMO Intersessional Working Group on Reduction of GHG Emissions from Ships has made significant progress in pushing forward with work to help achieve the ambitious targets set out in the initial IMO strategy on reduction of GHG emissions from ships, which aims, as a matter of urgency, to decarbonise international shipping in this century

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NTSB to USCG: Act on duck boat safety; VIDEO: New Metal Shark pilot boats go to work in New Orleans

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NTSB to USCG: Act on duck boat safety

November 14, 2019 – The Coast Guard still hasn’t acted on recommendations made 17 years ago, and then again after the deaths last year of 17 people aboard the modified WWII DUKW Stretch Duck 7.

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Raja Muda Regatta – AY Pre-Regatta Report

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AY Pre-Regatta Report

2019/20 AY Grand Prix Event

Celebrating the 30th Raja Muda Regatta…
By AsianYachting MultiMedia
15th Nov 2018: This year the Royal Selangor Yacht Club are having a double celebration, 50 Golden Years (1969 – 2019) of the club and 30th anniversary of the Raja Muda Selangor Int. Regatta. From what started out as fun, island hopping races, along the West Coast and a chance for sailors to see more of the Malaysian Peninsula, has maintained the original spirit and turned into a strong brand, with far reaching impact on the Asian and International sailing community. HH The Raja Muda of Selangor, Tengku Amir Shah will be skippering the Beneteau 44.7 Fujin and joined by his farther, HRH Sultan of Selangor Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah, some past winners and participants, at the gala dinner and prize presentation in Langkawi.

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The race is back on!

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Paris, Thursday 14th November 2019

The race is back on!

What a day of twists and turns for “Brest Atlantiques”! Maxi Edmond de Rothschild were the first to pass through the Cagarras Islands today at 12:16, followed by Actual Leader in second. Sodebo Ultim 3, who at one point had taken the lead, were thinking long-term and decided to alter their course in order to better preserve their boat. MACIF, docked in Rio since Wednesday evening for a pitstop, set sail once again at 16:10. 

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MACIF approaches Rio tonight for a pitstop

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Press Release
Paris, Wednesday 13th November 2019

MACIF approaches Rio tonight for a pitstop

Following Maxi Edmond de Rothschild’s pitstop on Tuesday, MACIF remains in the lead of “Brest Atlantiques”, but tonight will be making a stop themselves in Rio De Janeiro for repairs to their central hull rudder. Sodebo Ultim 3 is expected about five hours later in the Cagarras Islands and should be able to take the lead, with Actual Leader and Maxi Edmond de Rothschild following behind.

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Norway boosts IMO’s GreenVoyage-2050 GHG project

Norway boosts IMO's GreenVoyage-2050 GHG project

​Partnerships and innovations are essential to combat climate change through reductions in GHG emissions. Norway has provided an additional NOK 40,000,000 (US$4.3. million) to the IMO-Norway GreenVoyage-2050 project, which will support GHG reductions in line with the IMO initial strategy for reducing greenhouse gas emissions from shipping. This supports UN SDG 13 on climate action. The project aims to assist countries to implement legal, policy and institutional reforms, build capacity and initiate and promote global efforts to demonstrate and test innovative technical solutions for reducing GHG emissions from shipping. IMO is currently in the process of selecting pioneer pilot countries, new pilot countries, partner countries, industry partners and strategic partners at national, regional and global levels.

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3rd Annual Maritime Capital Forum Reinforces Singapore’s Role as Leading International Maritime Centre

Singapore Shipping Association (SSA) in conjunction with the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA), will be running the 3rd Annual Maritime Capital Forum from 18th to 19th November at the Fullerton Hotel Ballroom in Singapore. 

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