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G2 Ocean expands use of e-bills

This article was written by Keith Wallis and published at on June 6, 2020.  G2 Ocean, the Norway-based project cargo and breakbulk operator, is expanding its use of electronic bills of lading (e-bills) amid growing...

Simon Baker new Chartering Director

G2 Ocean has appointed Simon Baker as Chartering Director in Cape Town, South Africa. He replaces John Currie who is retiring after 23 years of service. As part of G2 Ocean’s strategy for 2020 to 2024, the company is...

G2 Ocean takes strong action against COVID-19

Despite the challenges presented by COVID-19 and the uncertainty across the world, we at G2 Ocean, are continuously working to ensure that we can deliver customer's cargo per their requirements. As usual, all our vessels are fully...

New VP Pacific expects growth and expansion

G2 Ocean has appointed Sim Keat Lim as new VP Pacific. He will responsible for leading G2 Ocean’s Pacific trades and further expanding the company’s reach of services in Asia. As part of G2 Ocean’s strategy for 2020 to 2024, the...

G2 Ocean climbs on sustainability ranking

G2 Ocean improves six points in Ecovadis’s annual sustainability ranking and is awarded as one of the top three per cents of transportation companies with regards to sustainability. The sustainability rating...

Rune Birkeland resigns as CEO of G2 Ocean

Rune Birkeland is announcing his resignation from the role as Chief Executive Officer of G2 Ocean. He will be replaced by Chief Commercial Officer Arthur English as of 1 January 2020. Rune Birkeland is announcing that he is resigning...

G2 Ocean marks International Anti-Corruption Day

9 December is the International Anti-Corruption Day. To mark the occasion, G2 Ocean arranged an Anti-Corruption and Anti-Bribery workshop for our employees in Bergen, Rotterdam, Gothenburg and Livorno. Bribery and corruption are...

New Lady joining the G2 Ocean fleet

Star Gaia, a newbuild 64,000 DWT conventional bulk vessel, joined G2 Ocean's bulk pool on the 27th of November. Star Gaia is a conventional bulk vessel, built at Mitsui Chiba Shipyard in Japan. She was named and delivered to Grieg...