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IMPA launches SAVE, its most ambitious sustainability programme ever, and with some serious industry support

IMPA launches SAVE, its most ambitious sustainability programme ever, and with some serious industry support

Jul 15, 2020
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2020 Lubricants: Managing Change

Welcome to the latest in the current series of briefing papers from Marine Trader, offering guidance on products, services and strategy that are essential to the marine purchaser.

Feb 15, 2020
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Guardian Angel

Our thanks for this briefing paper goes to Navarino. Navarino explains why it’s moving cyber up the shipping agenda, and presents its solution to a very real and very serious threat.

Feb 15, 2018
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Maritime E-Procurement in 2021

Our thanks for this briefing paper goes to ShipServ. That context provides the scope for ShipServ’s next eBook – Maritime e-Procurement: a roadmap to 2021 and beyond - which analyses the current state of e-Procurement in the maritime industry.

Feb 15, 2018
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New Generation Ship-shore Connectivity With Fleet Xpress

Welcome to the latest in the current series of briefing papers from Marine Trader, offering guidance on products, services and strategy that are essential to the marine purchaser.

Feb 15, 2017
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The Marine Procurement Profession: Present and Future Trends

The IMPA membership services department has embarked on an investigative journey in March 2017. The scarcity of current information in the marine procurement industry has prompted us to undertake some research ourselves. We wanted to share the trends, the concerns and the overall state of the profession with our purchaser members and build knowledge within our community.

Feb 15, 2017
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IPU Engine Starting Motors & Systems – Ordering Guide

Smaller engines and generators support essential systems such as navigation, communications, alarms, bilge pumps, re pumps and loading systems. A vessel’s commercial success depends on these engines starting reliably.

Feb 15, 2017
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Understanding Marine Coatings

These supplements have been created as reference tools and can be filed for future reference. Apart from helping with the everyday activities of all professionals, the initiative is designed to be of particular assistance to candidates studying for the IMPA Diploma in marine purchasing and supply.

The first in the series focuses on coatings. Our thanks to Hempel for compiling this comprehensive review of all you need to know...

Feb 15, 2016
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Understanding Logistics

Following our guide to marine coatings, welcome to the second of Marine Trader's briefing papers on essential products and services. The briefings have been created as reference tools for everyday practice and, in particular, to help distance learning candidates studying for the IMPA Diploma in marine purchasing and supply.

In this issue, we draw on the long experience of IMPA president Jan R. Johannessen, purchasing manager at Fred. Olsen Marine Services, for some crucial pointers on the key function of logistics.

Feb 15, 2016
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Understanding Marine Chemicals

Following our guide to Logistics, welcome to the third in a series of Marine Trader 'Briefing Papers' on essential products and services.

These supplements have been created as reference tools for every day practice and, in particular, to help distance learning candidates who are studying for the IMPA Diploma in marine purchasing and supply.

In this issue we focus on the world of marine chemicals. Our thanks go to Wilhelmsen Ships Service for providing us with the interesting and valuable information within the following pages...

Feb 15, 2016
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