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Wilhelmsen Ships Service names new GM for Kuwait

July 13 - Wilhelmsen Ships Service has appointed Russell Dinwoodie as general manager for the company's operations in Kuwait, writes Alice Davidson.

Dinwoodie's focus will be on maintaining the leading market share in the ships agency that the company has in the region. He will also be responsible for developing product sales, which include the company's Unitor brand of products, to vessel operators and owners in Kuwait.

Dinwoodie comments, "With major infrastructure and investment programmes worth USD104 billion underway, this is a highly important area for Wilhelmsen Ships Service, as the country's development positively impacts on shipping and logistics requirements."

Russell has held various management positions in the transport sector working in the Middle East, South Africa and Canada, and joined Wilhelmsen Ships Service's Maritime Logistics department in 2008.

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Decarbonising shipping comes at a USD1 tn cost

January 22 - At least USD1 trillion of capital investment in land-based and ship-related infrastructure is required to reach the 2050 goal of reducing shipping’s greenhouse gas emissions by 50 percent of 2008 levels.
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Blue Water opens office in Guyana

January 21 - Blue Water Shipping has opened an office in Guyana in order to offer support to the country’s oil industry.
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