MDC's new project platform decarbonICE has just seen the light of day, and has the ultimate goal of implementing an innovative Maritime Carbon Capture and Storage solution. We call it decarbonICE. It will enable the shipping industry to drastically reduce the overall CO2 emission for ocean shipping.
MDC er nu trådt ind i 20’erne, fejret ved vores jubilæum i januar 2019. Vi er godt på vej i voksenalderen, med blikket fast rettet på vores rolle som klyngeorganisation for hele det blå Danmark, med fokus på formidling, innovation og samarbejde. I det forgangne år har vi virkelig sat skub i aktiviteterne, leveret på vores projekter og cementeret MDC som knudepunkt for maritime og transportrelaterede foreninger og netværk. Vi har i 2018 blandt andet:
Earlier this week MDC members got the unique chance of getting an engine to the bridge tour of the Celebrity Silhouette Cruise Ship. The focus of the visit was to get into the important environmental practices of a cruise ship which is equipped with 4 MAN main engines and 3 scrubbers. Check out the pictures here
Does the Sustainable Development Goals sound familiar to you? Maybe yes, maybe no, but for many, especially the SME’s, working with the goals is particularly difficult. The transition towards a more comprehensive and prosperous world by 2030 requires all of us to take an active part in working with SDGs. So how do you start working with the SDG’s?
The goal was set for a cleaner future when we had the pleasure of hosting ‘The Baltic Sustainable Cruise Conference 2019’ earlier this week. The conference was opened by the Lord Mayor of Copenhagen, Frank Jensen, who stressed the importance of maintaining the balance between the increasing cruise tourism in the Baltic Sea Region and the impact on…
The overall aim of the Go LNG project was to support and strengthen the LNG value chain in the Baltic Sea Region and with an anchor in Denmark, we have supported connection and promotion of sustainable growth in Danish companies which are offering and using LNG services, knowledge and technologies. 4 years have passed since the Go LNG application was approved, 8 years have passed since the team behind the Go LNG project started their LNG journey.
Yet another fantastic Winter Business Networking took place yesterday. This time the event was hosted by Skuld and we where given some useful tools on how to increase the quality of content on LinkedIn and strengthen the networking mentality.
On the 8th of February 2019, the Maritime Connectivity Platform Consortium (MCC) was established with a signature ceremony during the conference ‘e-navigation underway international 2019’. The Maritime Connectivity Platform (MCP) is an open source technology a digital maritime domain. It brings common internet standards to maritime navigation and transportation systems.
At our More Women at Sea Kick-Off Workshop we got a whole lot closer to an answer! Through facilitated workshops, more than 70 people examined, discussed and hopefully got closer to an answer on which concrete actions the maritime industry can do to attract more women.