Kris Vanherle is a biochemical engineer and holds a master degree in environmental sciences. After working for a year and a half as a stock and a logistic manager in an assembling company, he is now working for Transport & Mobility Leuven as a researcher. He has broad expertise in the environmental aspects of transport and has managed several studies for European national governments on behalf of TML. A key research field in which Kris is active, is the quantification of emissions emitted by the various transport modes. To this end he developed and managed various emission models (EMMOSS, TREMOVE, …). In relation to this, Kris is regularly involved in impact analysis of various measures to reduce environmental impact of transport (eco-taxation, CO2 standards, subsidies for new green technologies, scrappage schemes, …) based on quantitative model studies. Kris is co-author of MIRA-MIRA-T 2007 and S 2009 published by the VMM.
- Offshore Energy 2016 Kicks-Off Tomorrow 24 oktober 2016Offshore Energy 2016 timelapse from Navingo BV on Vimeo. Tomorrow will see the kick-off of Offshore Energy where companies from the oil & gas and renewable industries will meet for networking, knowledge sharing and business. The past days the organization worked hard to get everything ready. Here is a little time-lapse to see the progress […] […]World Maritime News
- Ports Support North Sea, Baltic Sea Designation as NECA 24 oktober 2016The port authorities of Antwerp, Hamburg, Rotterdam, Le Havre and Bremen/Bremerhaven have voiced their support of the North sea and the Baltic countries’ submissions to designate the North Sea and the Baltic Sea as Nitrogen Emission Control Areas (NECA) by 2021. European Ports are experiencing pressure to reduce their environmental footprint. Ports that acco […]World Maritime News
- G E Shipping Inks Contract to Buy Supramax Bulker 24 oktober 2016Mumbai-based Great Eastern Shipping Company Ltd. (G E Shipping) has signed a contract to buy a Supramax dry bulk carrier from an unnamed shipowner. The 58,000 vessel, which was built in 2009, is expected to join the company’s fleet in the third quarter of the 2017 financial year. In August 2016, the company took delivery of […] […]World Maritime News World Maritime News