Oslo is the economic and governmental centre of Norway. The city is also a hub of Norwegian trade, banking, industry and shipping. It is an important centre for maritime industries and maritime trade in Europe. The city is home to many companies within the maritime sector, some of which are among the world's largest shipping companies, shipbrokers and maritime insurance brokers. Oslo is a pilot city of the Council of Europe and the European Commission intercultural cities programme.
Oslo Central was built on the site of the older Oslo East Station (Oslo Østbanestasjon, Oslo Ø), the combining of the former east and west stations being made possible by the opening of the Oslo Tunnel. Oslo Central has nineteen tracks, thirteen of which have connections through the Oslo Tunnel. The station has two buildings, the original Oslo East building and the newer main building for Oslo Central. Each building houses a large shopping centre. The square in front of the station is called Jernbanetorget.
I was still studying as an exchange student in Singapore from BI Norwegian Business School in Oslo, Norway, when I wrote a thesis for a Norwegian company that provides electronic navigational charts for the maritime industry," Steen recalled ... "Gender never became an obstacle in advancing my career in maritime.
The U.K ...SagaPure, the first listed green investment company on the OsloStock Exchange, has announced the acquisition of Hyon, a maritime hydrogen solutions provider ... “Sustainability is at the top of the agenda within the maritime sector and hydrogen will play an important role in the future maritime fuel mix ... toward a low-carbon future.
India has a unique maritime position, with a 7,517-km long coastline and an Exclusive Economic Zone of over two million sq-km ...Norway and India are working together on sustainable ship recycling — key for a green shift in the maritime sector, and on green ports, where the Port of Oslo and JNPT in Maharashtra are starting a collaboration.
Norwegian engineering firm TECO 2030 and its Austrian partner AVL are moving to the next phase of onboard carbon capture and storage (CSS) development to verify and optimise the technology for maritime applications. The Oslo-based company said Wednesday it carried out a ...
Norwegian maritime authorities ...Oslo (APP - UrduPoint / PakistanPointNews - 8th Apr, 2021 ) .Norwegian maritime authorities said late Wednesday that they had begun towing a Dutch cargo ship that was drifting dangerously towards the coast after the crew were forced to abandon it.
Oslo, April 7 (APP - UrduPoint / PakistanPointNews - 7th Apr, 2021 ) .A Dutch cargo ship which has been adrift in rough seas off Norway for two days following a dramatic rescue of its crew is to be towed to calmer waters Wednesday if weather conditions permit, maritime authorities said.
Oslo, (APP - UrduPoint / PakistanPointNews - 7th Apr, 2021 ) .A Dutch cargo ship which has been adrift in rough seas off Norway for two days following a dramatic rescue of its crew cannot be towed to calmer waters until Thursday due to continuing poor weather, maritime authorities said.
WINNIPEG, Manitoba/OSLO...Oslo-based Yara is seeking government subsidies to proceed ... “Everybody is looking for solutions and I think the jury is still out,” said Tore Longva, alternative fuels expert at Oslo-based maritime advisor DNV GL.