Shipping giant Maersk to trial battery solution

The shipping giant says it expects the upgrade to improve vessel performance and reliability while reducing carbon emissions

Maersk freight ship
Maersk plans to sail to forefront of clean shipping

The Danish shipping giant will eventually stop using fossil fuels altogether in its bid for carbon neutrality

Oil firm warns 200 UK jobs at risk

Oil company Maersk has warned around 200 jobs could be at risk. The firm said it is facing “ongoing challenges in the market” and is consulting on a proposed “three weeks on, three weeks off” change in rota. It expects to implement the changes in the second quarter of 2016. A spokesperson said: “All options […]

Global oil players meet to identify technology gaps

Global offshore players will meet in Aberdeen tomorrow to draw up a blueprint to meet the oil industry’s biggest technology challenges. BP, Kuwait Oil, Statoil, Total, Maersk and Tullow will be among the organisations gathering to identify technology gaps in the sector. The meeting is being convened by the ITF, a not-for-profit organisation that acts […]