Green Ship Award
50 awards were presented at the leading event in Singapore - Singapore Maritime Week 2013.
Due to its energy efficiency performance the container ship APL Yangshan has been honored with Green Ship of the Year award. This award was firstly presented award at Singapore International Maritime Awards 2013. The main environmental feature of APL Yangshan is its electronically-controlled engine, that needs less fuel and therefore releases less emissions. The container ship has also an advanced water treatment system against the invasive species. The owners of the ship reported to continue the improvement of the energy efficiency of their ships.