Topic: Maritime awards

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Dutch seaports win International Award for Sustainability

The Dutch seaports of Rotterdam, Amsterdam, Terneuzen/Vlissingen, Moerdijk, and Groningen have jointly won the “World Ports Sustainability Award”. The seaports received the award after they examined how they could contribute to making occasionally risky cargo...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Jan Valkier Elected Port Personality of the Year

CEO Jan Valkier of shipping company Anthony Veder has been chosen Port Personality of the Year 2019. The Rotterdam-based foundation behind the award (Stichting Havenman/vrouw van het Jaar) selected him for his company’s fleet expansion...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Maritime Innovation Award Goes to Econowind Unit

With their design of a wind assisted propulsion system, the eConowind unit, the ship designers at Conoship International landed themselves the Maritime Innovation Award. The award was presented at the Maritime Awards Gala, which took...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

VIDEOS: Presenting the KVNR Shipping Award Nominees

Who has made the biggest difference for the Dutch shipping industry; Heerema’s shorepower solution or the political parties behind the Merchant Shipping Protection Act? One of these will be presented with the Royal Association of...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Bravo Eugenia Wins Yacht of the Year Award

Oceanco’s 109-metre motoryacht Bravo Eugenia has taken home another award. At a gala event in Cannes at the InterContinental Carlton Hotel, it won the World Yacht Trophy Award for “Yacht of the Year” in the...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk