DeepSea’s CEO and Co-Founder, Roberto Coustas in marine shipping op-ed

OP-ED: AI-enabled predictability—an immediate opportunity for fuel and emissions savings

By Roberto Coustas, co-founder and CEO, DeepSea Technologies Imagine that you could wake up every day and know with a degree of 99% accuracy what your day will entail. The length of

Christina Couvillion, CEO of Quality First Marine

Q&A: Christina Couvillion, CEO of Quality First Marine

As a female CEO in a male-dominated industry, Christina Couvillion had her hands full when she founded Covington, La.-based Quality First Marine in 2005. Since then, she has taken the company to

Norwegian Coastal Express vessel

Green upgrades underway at Hurtigruten’s Norwegian Coastal Express

Norway’s Hurtigruten Group is planning a major environmental upgrade of all seven of its Norwegian Coastal Express ships, aiming to cut CO2 emissions by least 25%, and NOx emissions by 80%. The

May 2021

In this issue of Marine Log, we answer why cybercrime is heading to the sea, dive into propulsion and emissions, talk about dredging, and more.

Kerry: U.S. seeks IMO goal of zero emissions by 2050

It’s official. The United States wants to set an IMO target of achieving zero-emissions from shipping by 2050. The current goal is far less ambitious. The commitment was made by Special Presidential

Total and MSC Cruises ink LNG fuel supply agreement

In a ceremony held in Paris on March 25, Total and MSC Cruises confirmed an agreement covering the annual supply of approximately 45,000 tons of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) to MSC Cruises’

black carbon emissions

Pacific islands propose hefty levy on ships’ GHG emissions

As we reported yesterday, the shipping community is calling for a $5 billion IMO shipping decarbonization R&D effort to be funded by a $2 per ton tax on marine fuels. Two pacific

MEPC 75 approves draft regs on decarbonizing existing ships

As widely expected, IMO’s Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC), which is holding its 75th session virtually November 16-20, has approved draft new mandatory regulations to cut the carbon intensity of existing ships.

Rethinking the conventional wisdom on scrubbers

Saint Sulpice, Switzerland, headquartered Daphne Technology has come up with an all-in-one exhaust gas cleaning solution called SulPure that, it says, removes SOx and NOx pollutants simultaneously from large ocean-going vessels’ engines

Volvo Penta IPS installations mark a milestone, for customers and for the environment

Volvo Penta says that its Inboard Performance System (IPS) is an example of a technology that takes a significant step forward in increasing efficiency and reducing emissions, while also continuing to improve