It sounds almost too good to be true. Two 30-somethings hatch an idea to establish a tourism business focused on sustainability, and less than two years after starting their company, they officially become shipowners. Meet Brim Explorer, a new generation of maritime business.
Record breaking Nor-Shipping sees stands moving fast for 2021
After a record breaking Nor-Shipping 2019 organisers have revealed that exhibition stands are already selling fast for the 2021 outing, taking place in Oslo and Lillestrøm, 1 - 4 June.
The Ocean Leadership Conference
A who’s who of leading figures from shipping, ocean industries, politics, business, finance, and more take the stage, and the seats, for the prestigious Ocean Leadership Conference.
Facts and figures
Nor-Shipping 2019 attracted almost 50,000 participants, with 846 of the world’s leading maritime companies showcasing products …
Nor-Shipping 2019 sets new records
In all, almost 50,000 people participated in Nor-Shipping 2019 official events between 3 and 7 June – a 34% increase over 2017 figures.
Relive Nor-Shipping 2019 on YouTube, Flickr and Nor-Shipping TV
Relive the best moments from Nor-Shipping 2019 on Flickr, YouTube and Nor-Shipping TV.
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