GREEN4SEA EUROPORT Awards
SAFETY4SEA & EUROPORT are delighted to announce the winners of the GREEN4SEA EUROPORT Awards on energy efficiency, clean shipping, technology, ship operator and initiative that have showcased excellence and innovation within the maritime industry towards a greener and more sustainable shipping. The awards were presented at a prestigious ceremony on November the 6th, on the sidelines of EUROPORT, in Rotterdam.
The Award winners are:
GREEN4SEA EUROPORT Energy Efficiency Award
For supplying paints and coatings that have been specially developed for unique conditions. These paint systems and products aim to protect surfaces in the shipping market.
GREEN4SEA EUROPORT Clean Shipping Award
Port of Rotterdam
For its commitment to combating climate change and its willingness to play a leading role in the global energy transition. The reduction of CO2 emissions and efficient use of raw and residual materials are important tasks for the Port.
GREEN4SEA EUROPORT Technology Award
For its efforts to promote LNG as a marine fuel. Wärtsilä has launched an LNG Fuel Finder service to allow shipowners and charterers to register their interest in using LNG. In addition, the company has provided various LNG systems throughout the shipping market.
GREEN4SEA EUROPORT Initiative Award
For its Port Environmental Review System (PERS), the only port sector specific environmental management standard which gives ports clear objectives to aim for. A PERS certification is valid for a period of 2 years.
GREEN4SEA EUROPORT Ship Operator Award
For installing scrubbers on its freight ferries used in the Mediterranean. The investment aims to ensure compliance with the 2020 sulphur cap. DFDS based this investment decision on the 2015 scrubber strategy for the transition to the 0.1% sulphur content limit.