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01 December 2023 - Year XXVII
Independent journal on economy and transport policy
21:16 GMT+1




"Coronavirus is causing significant problems for the maritime industry, with volatile supply and demand, port closures, and difficulties with crew changes. Despite the difficulties, the maritime technology community is fighting back against the virus, with a number of startups, tech companies, and other businesses launching services or providing data to help the industry cope with the strain."
  • UK based shiptech startup Geollect has launched a Covid-19 information dashboard to make it easier to track cases and news across geographical areas.
  • Israeli tech scaleup Windward has launched a map proving that the maritime industry is keeping the world afloat. Showing users how many ships are currently inbound to their country with supplies.
  • Geophysical technology company ION is offering their Marlin SmartPort solution to ports free for three months to help them share information online and ease the strain on communications caused by remote working.
  • In partnership with Inchcape World of Ports, PortXchange has launched the Stay Healthy and Connected initiative, offering ports free access to their software during the crisis.
  • Guernsey based tech company Motion Ventures have launched a secure health monitoring system for ships' crews. It is being tested with the UK government and a shore-based version is in use with a Fortune 500 FMCG client. For more information make an enquiry here.
  • Maritime satellite provider Inmarsat is offering a 50% discount on voice calls for seafarers plus, in partnership with Vikand and FrontM, a free video call service for seafarers wishing to speak with a trained health professional. Click here for more information.
  • Crew health and wellbeing software startup Big Yellow Fish is temporarily offering free access to their human element and wellbeing monitoring software to support seafarer mental health. See more information on their website.
  • Recognising that demurrage & detention fees caused by the crisis are causing difficulty for freight forwarders and cargo owners, container tracking startup Dockflow has released a free demurrage and detention fee monitoring tool. Find more information here.
  • Port IoT solution provider Rombit has developed a smart bracelet that helps employees in ports maintain social distancing while maintaining user privacy. The solution is already in use in the Port of Antwerp. Find out more here.
  • Smart container solution provider Traxens has launched new pricing to help their partners manage problems arising from COVID-19. It is now possible to add full smart container tracking for $35 per dry container per ship. Find out more here.
  • Drewry Shipping Consultants has launched a Coronavirus hub where they are collating impact assessments, resources, and expert opinion on the evolving situation. Find out more here.
  • The National Maritime Law Enforcement Academy in the USA is making its digital learning management system and seaport security curriculum available for no cost until July this year. Find out more here.
  • Digital publication and solutions provider OneOcean has made a comprehensive list of national and international COVID-19 documentation available for free. Find out more here.
This content has been provided to Maritime Marketplace by Thetius founder: Nick Chubb.

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Ellerman seals a slot agreement with MSC related to transatlantic shipping routes
It will enter into force on the first January
AdSP of the Northern Adriatic, the Management Committee approves the third change in budget
Confirmed the adjustment of 25.15% of maritime demanial canons for 2024
Revamped the North East Confectural Steering
Paolo Salvaro confirmed to the presidency, while Manuel Scortegagna was appointed vice president.
GNV starts a new recruiting campaign
The first date on Monday and Tuesday in Naples
Logistics group Public Spinelli publishes its first Sustainability Budget
Ok the transfer of the concession of Terminal Ferry Barcelona to the Grimaldi Group
Barcelona / Naples
Deliberation by the Catalan Port Authority after the green light of the antitrust authority
The IMO assembly unanimously confirms the appointment of Velasco as secretary general
The term, lasting four years, will begin next January.
Launched in Ancona the cruise ship Viking Vela
It will be delivered at the end of 2024
Port of the Spezia, signed the contract for the realization of the new pier cruises
The Spezia
Expected two benches of the length of 393 and 339 meters
d' Amico International Shipping will become part of the FTSE Italia Mid Cap Index
Includes the 60 companies with the largest market capitalization listed on the MTA and MIV markets of Borsa Italiana
Santi Casciano appointed CEO of the Going Gateway and Reefer Terminal
Go Ligure
Will take office on December 15
Rexi : signed the conventions with 12 interports for more than 11 million intended for completion of the network
The notice for an additional eight million euros will be published shortly.
Saipem has awarded two offshore contracts worth about 1.9 billion
Are related to activities in Guyana and in Brazil
At the port of Spezia it has been facilitated access to LNG-powered merchant ships
The Spezia
The soak of these units is governed by an Ordinance of the Capitanery in Porto
Visual Sailing List
Departure ports
Arrival ports by:
- alphabetical order
- country
- geographical areas
Maersk Group comes out of the capital of Norway's Höegh Autoliners
Sold the last 20 million shares
End the ferry disincite operations Lider Prestij
You will now proceed to check the safety standards of navigation
Liberated the tanker Central Park
The intervention of the Combined Maritime Force TF 151 made the attackers desisting, forced into surrender
A ship seized in the Gulf of Aden and one hit by a drone in the Indian Ocean
Attacks on the "Central Park" oil tanker and the "CMA CGM Symi" container ship
Gruber Logistics has opened a new branch in France
It is headquartered in Lyon and will focus on providing comprehensive logistics services
The Propeller Club Ports of La Spezia and Marina di Carrara is born
Marina di Carrara
In the association, the number of inscribed members is growing from the apusian port.
Delivery of deliveries to the summit of the Port System of the Straits of the Straits
Mega has recalled the obstacles encountered throughout his tenure
Italian Ports:
Ancona Genoa Ravenna
Augusta Gioia Tauro Salerno
Bari La Spezia Savona
Brindisi Leghorn Taranto
Cagliari Naples Trapani
Carrara Palermo Trieste
Civitavecchia Piombino Venice
Italian Interports: list World Ports: map
ShipownersShipbuilding and Shiprepairing Yards
ForwardersShip Suppliers
Shipping AgentsTruckers
Conference on changes in port logistics
It will be held in the first December in Ravenna
Conference of Uniport on the future of Italian portuality
It will be held on December 5 in Rome
››› Meetings File
Ports cyber hack reveals Australia's 'vulnerability' to attack
(The New Daily)
Economy Minister: Anaklia port project developing “according to plan”, “no delays” in deadlines
››› Press Review File
FORUM of Shipping
and Logistics
Relazione del presidente Mario Mattioli
Roma, 27 ottobre 2023
››› File
Concluded the authorizing process to build the drawers of the new foranea dam in Genoa to go to Ligure
Initially five will be made that will be placed in defence of the construction site.
Ok of the City Council at the Regulatory Plan of the Marina Port of Carrara
Marina di Carrara
AdSP satisfaction for the green light to the new planning tool expected since 1981
Impala Terminals buy at auction the HES Hartel Tank Terminal in Rotterdam
The construction of the terminal for liquid bulk in the Dutch port will be completed thanks to a further investment
A Implementing Regulation specifies the terms of management of the shipping companies for the EU ETS
It was published today in the Official Journal of the European Union
Hapag-Lloyd inaugurates a new computer center in Chennai
It is made in partnership with India's Solverminds
Tunisian OMMP has ordered six tugboats at Turkish shipyard Med Marine
Istanbul / The Goulette
These are means with a tensile capacity of 60 tonnes
Rhenus Overland Italy buys Pesenti Transport & Logistics
The company has a fleet of 25 tractors and 50 between trailers and semitrailer
Collaboration of Fincantieri and IIT for robotics applied to the assistance and safety of operators
Trieste / Genoa
Conference on changes in port logistics
It will be held in the first December in Ravenna
From the cylinder of port reform a company will be born
A Central Spa that would select investment
The new Marebonus is in "Official Gazette"
Rixi : Since December 6, the IT platform will be available to access incentives
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