Now U.K. joins call for zero shipping emissions by 2050

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U.K. calls for zero global shipping emissions by 2050

Following a lead set by Denmark and the U.S., the U.K. is now to push for the IMO to set a target for shipping to zero out its GHG emissions by 2050.
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Schottel
New Rem CSOVs to have Kongsberg PM thrusters

Kongsberg Maritime has signed a contract with Fincantieri’s Vard subsidiary to supply a large package of permanent magnet (PM) thrusters for installation on two new offshore wind construction service operation vessels (CSOVs) recently ordered by Rem Offshore.
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Blount
JDP aims to develop future-proof LNG carrier design

Wärtsilä is working with ABS and China’s Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding (HZS) to develop a vessel giving immediate carbon savings and ready for the adoption of future decarbonization technologies as they mature.
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JA Moody
Fairbanks Morse Defense acquires Hunt Valve

Continuing on the acquisition trail, Beloit, Wis. headquartered Fairbanks Morse Defense (FMD), a portfolio company of Arcline Investment Management, has acquired Hunt Valve Company Inc., a specialty manufacturer of naval valves and electromechanical actuators.
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Empar Syndeck
Damen electric road ferries are on their way to Ontario

What will be first fully-electric road ferries to operate in North America have been loaded on the semi-submersible transport vessel Super Servant 4 and will arrive in Lake Ontario later this month.
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NAG Marine
BAE Systems is helping marine operators get to a zero emission future with electric power and propulsion technology

SPONSORED CONTENT:  As we move toward a zero-emission future, BAE Systems is bringing clean, quiet, alternative propulsion solutions to the open water and creating a new wave of clean transportation.
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