Topic: EU

European naval shipbuilding in search of synergy

If the navy wants to remain relevant and up-to-date in these times of rapid technological developments, cooperation is necessary and inevitable. At a national level, Dutch Naval Design was established this year and at a...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Pulse fishing up for another review

Next spring, pulse fishing will be reviewed again after already being banned by the European Parliament. The European Commission promised this when discussing the ICES report during the European Parliament’s Committee on Fisheries on 16...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk
Ships at sea

EU heading for rigorous CO2 reduction for shipping

European shipping is likely to be subjected to much stricter CO2 requirements than hitherto agreed by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) for the sector worldwide. The Environment Committee of the European Parliament has agreed to...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk