Clarksons: A Quarter of Ships on Order to Be Fitted with Scrubbers

According to Clarksons, 2018 has seen enthusiasm for scrubbers grow and now over 25 percent of the orderbook by tonnage is confirmed to feature scrubbers. Nevertheless, the figure is still under 3 pct of the fleet. “Our current scrubber list is north of 1,000 vessels but this probably underplays the latest position,” Clarksons said in a […]

RINA Launches The First Digital Ship Notation; GNV Certifies Its Fleet

RINA, the classification, certification, inspection, testing and consulting multinational has launched the Digital Ship Notation, the first additional class notation available for shipowners willing to demonstrate the added value of their ship or fleet through the efficient use of digital technology. GNV is the first company to receive the new notation, certifying 11 ships of […]

Verifavia Shipping Reminds Companies Of Imminent IMO DCS Deadline

Verifavia, the world’s leading emissions verification company for the transport sector (aviation and shipping), today urged ship owners and operators to submit their data collection plans to verifiers by the recommended IMO deadline of September 1st 2018. The IMO Data Collection System (IMO DCS) which came into force on March 1st 2018 requires ships of […]