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April 22, 2016 | Maritime | NEWSHullPIC Conference showcases the next generation of hull and propeller performanceJotun and DNV GL joined together to launch the inaugural HullPIC conference, held in Castello di Pavone, Italy, recently. The new annual conference aims to put the spotlight on hull and propeller performance solutions, showcasing today’s state-of-the-art systems, and looking ahead to tomorrow’s innovations. More than 80 stakeholders attended the conference, which seeks to help the maritime industry maximize the opportunities offered by new hull and performance solutions.
April 21, 2016 | Maritime | PRESS RELEASEDNV GL welcomes Lindanger to fleet – world’s first methanol fuelled ocean-going vesselLaunched at the Hyundai Mipo dockyard in Ulsan, South Korea, the Lindanger is owned by Norwegian firm Westfal-Larsen. The vessel is the first of two dual- fuelled 50,000 dwt tankers that will be chartered to global marine transportation company Waterfront Shipping.
April 12, 2016 | Group | Maritime | PRESS RELEASEStrengthening Norway’s role as a clean shipping front-runnerOslo: The Norwegian authorities have established ambitious targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. In 2030, emissions should be reduced by 40% compared to the levels of 40 years earlier. Shipping – as a significant contributor to emissions – will likely be required to meet the same targets. To do so, the authorities and industry must work closely together.