Latest News for: Shipping investment


ClassNK Entrusted by Anchor Ship Partners with CO2 Evaluation

The Maritime Executive 14 May 2021
for the evaluation of CO2 emissions of ships under its impact investment fund of JPY600 billion (USD5.5 billion), Anchor No.5 Ship Investment Fund ... ClassNK will conduct the evaluation of CO2 emissions, which is one of the indicators for the impact evaluation, for the ships invested by the fund mainly consist of advanced LNG carriers.

Connected Ships Market Size (2021-2028) | Top Manufacturers – ABB, Emerson, General Electric (GE), Hyundai ...

The Sentinel Newspaper 14 May 2021
Hence, the major players in the Connected Ships market are investing for the same reason ... What are the best investment opportunities to bring new products to market and provide advanced services in the Connected Ships market? ... or investment funds in the Connected Ships market?.

Greathorse offloads last cape

Splash24/7 14 May 2021
... shipowning as well as the exit from the capsize sector for Greathorse International Ship Management, part of Tiger Group Investments.

Japan’s parliament passes package of shipbuilding measures

Splash24/7 14 May 2021
Under the revised laws, shipbuilders can get tax breaks, subsidies and low interest loans if the minister of land, infrastructure, transport and tourism approves their business plans, such as those featuring restructuring measures or investment plans aimed at improving productivity.

Powerships: How the multibillion-rand tender was (legally) rigged

Beijing News 14 May 2021
A lack of new investment in South Africa is one thing ... The estimated R225 billion price tag could cost about the same as building the Medupi power station but leave zero investment on the ground and export most of the earnings via gas purchases - and ship leasing costs and dividends to Karpowership's offshore parent.amaBhungane.

Gozo Fast Ferry’s €10m eco seacraft arrive in Malta

Independent Online 14 May 2021
The 40-metre, state-of-the-art vessels, which come at an investment of €10 million, arrived last night on a 148-metre cargo ship and are being offloaded into the sea this morning ... “We have gone through great lengths to invest in quality, and our clients and the environment were foremost in our mind.

Intensive Fishing and the Birth of Capitalism, Part 4

Resilience 14 May 2021
That was rare on English and French ships ... The success of the North Sea and Newfoundland fisheries depended on merchants who had capital to invest in ships and other means of production, fishworkers who had to sell their labor power in order to live, and a production system based on a planned division of labor.

Healogics and Marathon Asset Management Announce Closing of $165 Million Preferred Equity Investment

The Marshall News Messenger 14 May 2021
Healogics, LLC (“Healogics” or the “Company”), the largest outsourced operator of wound care centers in hospitals in the U.S., announced today the closing of a $165 million preferred equity investment from Marathon Asset Management (“Marathon”), a leading global credit manager with $22 billion of assets under management.

Biden’s $86 Billion Pension Rescue Set to Boost Corporate Bonds

Yahoo Daily News 14 May 2021
It could also spur tens of billions of dollars in demand for corporate bonds with the lowest investment-grade ratings, according to Citigroup Inc ... The plans will have to invest the money in high-grade bonds or other securities approved by the agency ... Existing funds could get reallocated into riskier investments like stocks, they added.

Amazon to create 10,000 new UK jobs in 2021 across online retail and cloud computing divisions

Computer Weekly 14 May 2021
“In operations, Amazon will open a parcel receive centre and four new fulfilment centres, as well as continue to expand its delivery station network, creating thousands of new permanent roles on teams including engineering, HR and IT, health and safety, finance, and those that pick, pack and ship customer orders.”.

Bristol’s success will benefit entire region

Citizen Tribune 14 May 2021
plant, invested $24 million in state-of-the-art equipment, and a little over a year ago began shipping high-end cotton towels with the promise of 400 jobs once full production levels are reached ... “We are pleased to hear that Amazon has announced they are making an investment in ...

Houston Needs More Than a Week for Infrastructure

Daily Freeman 13 May 2021
Cargos, ship sizes, and investment needs all continue to grow ... Those billions are in addition to the tens of billions more in private investments along the Ship Channel and nearby industry ... And while we make investments in the local share of the ship channel, we are fortunate to receive INFRA and Port Infrastructure grants to augment the cash needs.

NGOs Call on EU to Exclude Biofuel and LNG from New Clean-Fuel Program

The Maritime Executive 13 May 2021
... initiative, advocating for investment in electrofuels instead ... "This runs the risk of the EU investing billions of euros of public money in fossil natural gas infrastructure and ships, which are doomed to become stranded assets if the EU is to reach climate neutrality by 2050.".

Sisi green-lights Egypt's Suez canal expansion after ship blockage

Beijing News 13 May 2021
After the vessel was freed, Sisi pledged investment to avoid any repetition of the canal closure. Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi approved Tuesday the widening and deepening of the southern part of the Suez Canal, after a stranded mega-ship crippled the critical maritime artery for six days in March.