Bourbon to sell 41 ‘non-smart’ ships
France-based offshore vessel provider Bourbon has announced plans to sell 41 of its old supply vessels, known as the ‘non-smart fleet’, as they are not compatible with the company’s current ‘smart shipping’ project.
JPB and Pelindo I to partner on shipping connectivity
Malaysia-based MMC Group unit Johor Port (JPB) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Pelabuhan Indonesia I (Pelindo I) to collaborate on the establishment of new roll-on / roll-off (RoRo) activities and shipping connectivity between a selection of their respective ports.
Deals this week: Glider Yachts, DFDS, BMT
Glider Yachts Limited has raised an undisclosed sum in a new venture funding round, which will be used to finance the construction of a new SL24 sports limousine model.
NYK and partners test new onboard IoT platform
Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK) has carried out a trial run of a next-generation, onboard internet of things (IoT) platform in collaboration with the Monohakobi Technology Institute (MTI), Nippon Telegraph and Telephone (NTT), and NTT Data.