04 Feb '15 MARORKA WINS UASC ENERGY MANAGEMENT CONTRACT
MARORKA has secured a contract with United Arab Shipping Company (S.A.G.) to deliver ship performance monitoring solutions which will help to optimize vessel performance and subsequently seek to reduce the fuel consumption and carbon emissions of the UASC fleet.
“At UASC, we focus on providing our customers with environmentally sustainable and cost-efficient transport solutions. Having worked together with Marorka for some time in helping to optimize our fleet’s fuel performance, we have now selected Marorka energy management solutions for both new buildings and existing vessels. We have been running Marorka systems on two of our vessels and this decision is based on the results of the trials we have undertaken. The Marorka Wallboard has delivered verifiable fuel savings and significant eco-efficiency benefits, as well as greater transparency, which is important for our fleet management team. We look forward to working with Marorka to deliver ever higher levels of eco-efficiency for our customers,” said Mr Waleed Al Dawood, COO UASC.
Ole Skatka Jensen, CEO at Marorka added: “We are very proud of our cooperation with UASC and delighted that they have selected Marorka energy management systems for their fleet. UASC is one of the industry’s largest and most technologically advanced shipping companies and a leader in the global shipping sector. The partnership between UASC and Marorka, will ensure that UASC has the most advanced Energy Management Solution available for its entire fleet and that the fleet is operated in the most cost efficient and environmentally friendly way. Their investment in fuel efficiency demonstrates their ambition to offer environmentally friendly transportation. We look forward to extending Marorka’s cooperation with UASC.”
United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) is a global shipping organization based in the Middle East. Founded in 1976, UASC is present in more than 75 countries around the world, covering over 200 ports and destinations worldwide. UASC offers containerized and conventional cargo transportation, temperature-controlled cargo and value-added services to a diversified global client base, covering the Middle East, Europe, Mediterranean, Indian Sub-continent, Far East, Australia, West Africa and The Americas.