November 16, 2017

ESPO welcomes agreement between EU Parliament and Council for global solution on CO2 from shipping

Last week, the European Parliament and the Council reached an agreement with regard to the CO2 emissions from shipping and agreed to align any EU action […]
November 16, 2017

BBC: Brexit: How the Netherlands is braced for ‘no deal’

The Netherlands could be one of the hardest-hit EU countries if the UK leaves the bloc without an agreement. The Dutch government is expected to unveil […]
November 14, 2017

Portsmouth’s new towage service is a boost for maritime industry

Portsmouth International Port has launched a dedicated towage service for commercial ships with the appointment of the UK’s largest independent tugboat operator. Starting from this month […]
November 14, 2017

23,500 teu ULCVs: How big is too big?

The news that the ULCVs on order by CMA-CGM and MSC could end up as large as 23,500 teu, another increment on the current maximum of […]