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  • Apr 21, 2017, 12:50

    Change of managers on Lewek Inspector

    Change of managers from Forland Shipping AS to OSM Offshore AS, was performed in Walvis Bay, Namibia on Friday 21. April 2017 at 12:00 hrs. GMT &...

  • Feb 20, 2017, 22:30

    Update Lewek Inspector

    Forland Subsea AS has entered into a time charter party with a major international contractor for the Lewek Inspector. The expected charter...

  • Feb 13, 2017, 22:59

    Change of managers on Fugro Saltire

    Change of managers from Forland Shipping AS to OSM Offshore AS, was performed onboard Fugro Saltire, on 13. February 2017 at 12:00 hrs...

  • Jan 14, 2017, 16:41

    Outsourcing of technical management

    Forland Shipping AS, the management company in the Forland Group ("Forland"), signed agreements 12 January 2017 with OSM Offshore AS ("OSM") in...

  • Jan 9, 2017, 16:28

    New CFO in the Forland companies

    Gunnar Jansen is appointed as CFO in the companies in the Forland Group, with effect from March 01(st) 2017.Gunnar Jansen comes from a position...

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The natural environment is important to us

The natural environment
Forland Shipping supports the Norwegian Shipowners’ Association’s vision of zero emissions to sea and air. The shipowner’s goal is to continually improve through learning and business opportunities. 

Environmental strategy
The shipowner respects and takes responsibility for our common environment, but acknowledges the environmental impact of the vessel's activities. Our environmental action programme is designed to guide us in our efforts to realise the vision of zero emissions from the vessel's activities and operations. Forland Shipping will not only comply with all regulatory environmental requirements, but do better than that in specific environmental areas.
 

Environmental Objectives
Forland Shipping shall monitor and measure, on a regular basis, the key characteristics of its operations that can have a significant environmental impact:
 

  • Exhaust gas emissions
  • Garbage / waste.

Reporting and analyses of relevant data to improve our carbon footprint shall be done by use of the our UniSea Emission and UniSea14001 modules. 

Scope and application
Environmental factors related to fuel consumption, fuel by activity, and NOx, SOx, CO2 emissions and waste shall be controlled by use of UniSea.