ESRG has announced that its OstiaEdge analytics platform now also monitors emissions, after it struck a partnership with WR Systems, the developer of Emsys.
Tecnitas, the consultancy arm of Bureau Veritas, has launched a new software tool, E2, aimed at optimising energy usage for both individual ships and across fleets.
WR Systems (WR) reports that it has agreed a number of new construction contract awards to supply multiple ship sets of its Emsys emissions monitoring system to shipyards in China and Korea.
Martek Marine has won a series of orders to supply its MariNOx Evolution onboard emissions monitoring and engine efficiency system to Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) and Hyundai Heavy Industries in Korea.
The European Commission has signalled its intention to introduce a monitoring and reporting system to tackle emissions from shipping vessels in the EU.
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) in Japan is to install Emsys laser emissions monitoring equipment from WR Systems onboard two newbuild vessels under construction for Carnival cruise line’s AIDA Cruise brand.
Applied Weather Technology (AWT) has added Emission Control Areas (ECAs) and calculation tools to evaluate the most cost effective voyage track within these zones to its BVS onboard software platform.
AtoBviaC has launched a new Port to Port - Online version of the BP Shipping Marine Distance Tables, offering the user the ability to calculate both SECA (Sulphur Emission Control Area) distances and distances in the North America ECA (Emission Control Area).
DNV has developed a simulation model using global shipping data and technology specific information to predict the deployment of emission reduction and energy efficiency technologies up to 2020, and has released information on the results of its work.
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