Maersk Line Sustainability Progress Update 2013

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Maersk Line Sustainability Progress Update 2013

Highlights on sustainability for Maersk Line in 2013

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Maersk Line Sustainability Progress Update: Defining the Rules of the Sustainability Game
Major shipping customers are pushing for transparency. Shipping companies are looking for ways to oblige. The result is an industry collaboration that has brought shipping to the forefront in measuring and declaring CO2 emissions. The sustainability game is changing. More and more customers are asking for ways to ensure more sustainable transportation and transparency throughout the...
Apr 14, 2014 10:00 AM ET
Maersk Line Sustainability Progress Update: Extreme Ship Makeover
Ok, here’s how you retrofit a Stepnica Class container ship: First, you cut off the navigation bridge and raise it. Please note that this requires the use of a rather large crane. Now your ship can hold 10 % more containers. Then you modify the engine to make it more efficient at low speeds, you cut off the bulbous bow and put on a smaller one, and suddenly you are looking at a 5 % reduction...
Apr 10, 2014 6:00 AM ET
Maersk Line Sustainability Progress Update: The Rocket Science of Network Optimisation
It’s a lot about understanding the flow of it. We have a global network of more than 550 ships sailing around the world. Drawn on a map it looks like a chaos of spaghetti with lines and routes criss-crossing each other; but to the trained eye it looks like, well, organised spaghetti, « says Søren Toft, Chief Operations Officer. He embodies the recent change of philosophy at Maersk Line...
Apr 8, 2014 5:00 AM ET
Maersk Line Increases Business While Reducing CO2 Footprint
April 7, 2014 /3BL Media/ - “2013 was a good year for Maersk Line – financially as well as in terms of our sustainability performance” says Søren Skou, CEO of Maersk Line. “Our fuel efficiency improvements helped cut CO2 as well as air pollutants like SOx and NOx. So even while our business grew, we were able to reduce our environmental impact in absolute terms.” In 2013, Maersk Line...
Apr 7, 2014 4:00 AM ET