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2014-01-14 20:20:01

Innovative Rigid Sail Technology Being Readied for Sea Trials Fukuoka, Japan, Jan 15, 2014 - (JCN Newswire) - Eco Marine Power (EMP) is pleased to announce that its innovative rigid sail technology for ships - the "EnergySail" - has passed a range of function tests which were conducted at the Aquarius Innovation Lab in Osaka, Japan.The EnergySail is a unique renewable energy platform for shipping designed by EMP that is able to harness...

2014-01-07 04:20:08

PARIS, January 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - In line with its strategy, BOURBON achieves US$ 770 million of vessel sales in 2013 - BOURBON sells 12 additional vessels to ICBC Financial Leasing for US$ 378 million and concludes a new sale and bareboat charter agreement with Standard Chartered Bank for US$ 150 million BOURBON announces the transfer of ownership of 12 vessels to the Chinese company ICBC Financial Leasing ("ICBCL") for a total value of approximately US$...

2013-12-24 23:02:07

Ensure you can meet all relevant ballast water deadlines and corporate targets cost-effectively. Woodland Hills, CA (PRWEB) December 24, 2013 Infocast, the leading business intelligence and networking events producer in the water management industry, has announced its inaugural Ballast Water Management Summit, scheduled for February 25 – 27, 2014 in Long Beach, CA. New regulations for ship ballast water management are being implemented by the US Coast Guard within the year that are...

2013-11-20 23:20:36

The global market for ballast water treatment equipment was valued at nearly $1.4 billion in 2012 and is expected to reach $2.1 billion in 2013. BCC Research projects the market to grow to $8.5 billion by 2018, and register a five-year compound annual growth rate of 32.9% from 2013 to 2018. Wellesley, Mass. (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 According to a new technical market research report, Ballast Water Treatment: Technologies and Global Markets from BCC Research (http://www.bccresearch.com),...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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