Low carbon coastels

Industry Database

Bibby Maritime (UK) has commissioned Encraft to carry out a lifetime carbon emission analysis to assess the environmental impact of their floating accommodation units and compare them with similar land-based accommodation.

Bibby Maritime’s floating accommodation vessels support a variety of projects around the world, in remote locations or where existing accommodation is expensive or difficult to find. They are currently accommodating thousands of workers in the Shetlands, Australia, Papua New Guinea and Norway.

Encraft developed a detailed model that allowed examination of the complex interconnected factors that affect the carbon emissions from both accommodation and the associated services.

The analysis showed that Bibby Maritime’s Coastels are up to 27% more environmentally-friendly than shore based accommodation on comparable deployments. The analysis was carried out using methods set out in ISO 14040:2006 and ISO 14044:2006 life-cycle analysis methodologies.

By Jake Frith

Latest Jobs

Head of Marine / Deputy Harbour Master

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Head of Marine/ Deputy Harbour Master to join our Marine Se... Read more

Marina Operative

Newhaven Marina are currently recruiting for Marina Operatives to join their professional team. Read more

Marine Manager

Provides expert knowledge, operational advice and overarching support to the Gas Fleet teams afloat ... Read more

Marine Terminal Engineer

Our Client is operates under four production sharing contracts (PSCs) with the Malaysian national oi... Read more

Marine Compliance Officer and Deputy Designated Person

This role will have a base of Marine Parade in Southampton but it will be sea faring as well Read more

Systems Administrator

We are looking for a Systems Administrator to join our award winning B2B media company. Read more

View all jobs