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Nor-Shipping Awards call for entries

Sep 16, 2014 07:57 GMT Oslo, Norway, September 16, 2014 Nor-Shipping announces the call for entries for the Nor-Shipping 2015 Awards: the Energy Efficiency Award, the Next Generation Ship Award and the Young Entrepreneur Award.

Nor-Shipping 2013: More happening than ever before

Jun 11, 2013 09:14 GMT Oslo, Norway, June 11, 2013: Nor-Shipping 2013 expanded to include more activities and elements than ever before – both those organized by Nor-Shipping as well as the wider maritime community.

Tre vinnere kunngjort for Nor-Shipping Awards

Jun 04, 2013 21:05 GMT Oslo, 4 juni 2013: Nor-Shipping kunngjorde i dag vinnerne av Nor-Shipping Awards for 2013. Prisene, som ble tildelt under Nor-Shippings åpningskonferanse, er en utmerkelse for prestasjoner innen tre ulike områder - energieffektivitet, nyskapende skipsdesign og ungt entreprenørskap.

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Call for entries

Sep 16, 2014 06:26 GMT We invite you to propose nominees for the Nor-Shipping 2015 Awards – the Energy Efficiency Award, the Next Generation Ship Award and the Young Entrepreneur Award.

What’s Next?

Sep 16, 2014 06:24 GMT Many of you ventured from around the world to Hamburg, Germany for SMM last week. Like Nor-Shipping, SMM is held every other year but during even-numbered years such that these two must-attend global maritime events alternate with each other.

Supporting seafarers

Aug 12, 2014 14:08 GMT The maritime community takes its corporate social responsibility seriously and so does Nor-Shipping. For the 2015 event, cooperation is in place to support the welfare charity Mission to Seafarers, which serves merchant sailors around the world.

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2013 Young Entrepreneur Award winner Tor M. Østervold of ECOsubsea (Norway)

Sep 16, 2014 07:48 GMT

Young Entrepreneur Award Nominee: Styrk Bekkenes, Noreq AS (Norway)

May 21, 2013 14:53 GMT Named “Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year” for western Norway in 2011, Bekkenes is now Managing Director of Noreq. Together with five former colleagues, Bekkenes started the long process of establishing a new company in the maritime industry. Founded in 2006, Noreq is now one of the key players in the lifesaving industry with nearly 130 employees in eight countries.

Young Entrepreneur Award Nominee: Tor M. Østervold, ECOsubsea

May 21, 2013 14:51 GMT Born into a family of fishermen, Østervold came up with the idea of hull cleaning without using toxic materials or expensive docking based on his experience from working on board a commercial vessel while he was completing his master’s in international shipping in Plymouth. He is CEO of ECOsubsea, a company he founded in 2008 and whose partners include Wilh. Wilhelmsen and Innovation Norway.

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Nor-Shipping 2013 Opening Conference brochure

Mar 08, 2013 09:16 GMT One of Nor-Shipping’s objectives is to keep the industry firmly on the public radar. The Nor-Shipping 2013 Opening Conference is an opportunity to do just that. This conference addresses topics and encourages dialogue that can truly make a difference for our collective future, moving the industry forward and gaining attention and respect.

Nor-Shipping 2013 official brochure

Mar 08, 2013 08:26 GMT Established more than 50 years ago, Nor-Shipping is the premier forum for the global maritime industry, with international maritime executives gathering for a week filled with exhibitions, conferences, debates, meetings and networking. Nor-Shipping 2013 takes place from June 4-7.


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