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Nor-Shipping is at the center of the oceans. This is where the maritime and ocean industries meet every two years ? a natural hub for key decision makers from across the world to connect, collaborate and do deals to unlock new business opportunity. This is your arena for ocean solutions. The next Nor-Shipping conference in Oslo will be held from June 4-7, 2019.

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Awakening Connectivity

By Nor-Shipping 2018-12-13 21:31:00

Helsinki-based technology group Wärtsilä wants to lay the foundations for a future where connectivity – of systems, industry and stakeholders – drives greater efficiency, environmental performance and living standards. Roger Holm, president of Wärtsilä Marine Solutions, explains ‘An Oceanic Awakening’. “If you connect things you create greater efficiency, understanding and value. That’s smart. Working in isolation is not," Holm says. It’s a simple idea that forms the foundation for some very complex systems and breathtakingly ambitious objectives.  Transforming tomorrow September 2018 saw Wärtsilä launch its...

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Nor-Shipping, DNV GL Partner On "Sustainable Event" Standard

By Nor-Shipping 2018-11-15 19:32:08

Nor-Shipping is aiming to set a new benchmark for the maritime and ocean event segment with a move to achieve ISO 20121 certification from DNV GL. The initiative complements Nor-Shipping’s repositioning as ‘your arena for ocean solutions’ as it evolves to focus on supporting, serving and facilitating sustainable success for its core maritime audience within the rapidly developing ocean space. In becoming the first industry player to embark upon ISO 20121 (The Sustainable Events Management System Standard for Events Organisations) Nor-Shipping is,...

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Nor-Shipping Heads to UN, UN Heads to Nor-Shipping

By Nor-Shipping 2018-09-24 22:03:00

Over the course of the next two days Nor-Shipping is joining a host of business leaders, NGOs, diplomats and politicians at the UN headquarters in New York to help plot a pathway for sustainable commercial activity in the ocean space. Nor-Shipping Director Per Martin Tanggaard will assist a group working on the development of the UN Global Compact’s Sustainable Ocean Business Action Platform, before hosting the next high-level meeting on the initiative in Norway at Nor-Shipping 2019. Part of the...

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How Open Data Could Save Our Oceans

By Nor-Shipping 2018-08-13 20:55:55

According to data strategy and governance pioneer Steven Adler, the maritime industry must share its huge volume of data if it wants to prosper. Adler sees ships as platforms just waiting to be utilized to help us to manage our fragile ocean environments. He believes the data they collect can be pooled to unlock unique insights into the state of the ocean, the trends in its development, and the ways in which we can exploit resources while actually safeguarding and supporting its well-being....

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