Weather Routing vs IMO CO2 regulation: Ship Energy Efficiency Management Plan (SEEMP) (Mandatory from 1-1 2013)
MeteoGroup shipping publish article regarding the evolution of Weather Routing for ICS.
In the latest issue of Shipping Network (The quarterly magazine of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers) Meteogroup was asked to give their vision on the evolution of weather routing.
Dick Moonen and Paul van Vessem describe what role weather routing plays in international shipping and their view on the future.
You can find the latest issue of the magazine including the article here.
Tight stow for the Jumbo Javelin
Jumbo transported two huge Ship-to-Shore Kalmar cranes, combined with a total of 7 knocked down RTG’s from Taicang, China to Cartagena, Colombia for its client Cargotec. Since the STS cranes were too big to handle in their fully assembled shape, both cranes were shipped in (still respectable) parts to fit Jumbo Javelin’s deck and cargo hold. Read more>>
Green Award and MeteoGroup Maritime Join Forces
The Green Award Foundation and MeteoGroup Maritime have signed an agreement to work together to incentivise ship owners with high safety and environmental standards and to eliminate substandard shipping from the world’s oceans. Green Award Managing Director Jan Fransen and MeteoGroup Maritime CEO Peter Stoter signed the agreement in December 2011.