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IMO Sets Remote Meeting Plan For September-December 2020

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: IMO has issued the calendar of meetings for September-December 2020, setting dates for remote sessions of the IMO Council and Committees. The first scheduled meeting is set to be a simultaneous, remote extraordinary sessions of all Committees (expected to be held 16-18 September), to address …

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Mission To Seafarers Extend Nominations For Singapore Seafarers’ Awards To Recognise Shipping’s Key Workers

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Leading international seafarer welfare charity, The Mission to Seafarers, has extended nominations for its annual Seafarers’ Awards, hosted in Singapore, until 30 September. The welfare of seafarers has become an acute concern during the COVID-19 pandemic and this extension gives the maritime community the opportunity …

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Indian Register of Shipping Launches Vessel for Unichart Navigation

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: M.V. ROKNOOR-32, a General Cargo vessel, built under the classification of the Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass), was successfully launched from the Delta Shipyard in Chattogram, Bangladesh. Ordered by Unichart Navigation Limited, M.V. ROKNOOR-32 is the first in the series of five vessels and is …

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A.P. Moller – Maersk Launches Maersk Flow

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: To further assist small and medium sized businesses with the complexity of managing their supply chains, Maersk is launching Maersk Flow – a digital platform which provides customers and their partners with everything they need to take control of their supply chain, from factory to …

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ABB To Power The World’s Largest Diamond Recovery Vessel For De Beers

Chennai: Port Wings NEWs Network: ABB wins contract from Damen Shipyards Group to deliver an advanced power system for the world’s first custom-built diamond recovery vessel. ABB will supply an integrated power system package that will ensure the world’s largest and most technologically advanced diamond recovery vessel meets exceptional safety, …

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