Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Cyborg Crew: A Technology on the Brink of Revolutionizing Global Shipping

State-of-the-art technology is already on its way making inroads into the marine industry. The year 2018 has already witnessed seen some owner-operators using the...

Transforming Global Shipping Industry with Artificial Intelligence

Artificial intelligence (AI) is helping the shipping industry to become increasingly dynamic. Technology that was developed for autonomous cars and drones is now making...

US Sanctions on Iran Oil will hurt Shipping Industry more than you think

The first U.S. sanctions have been reimposed on Iran with little sign of either side softening its position. Curbs on oil exports will follow...

WILL SHIP OWNERS BE REELING FROM YET MORE REGULATIONS?

There is never a calm sea when you’re involved in the shipping world. The waves of economic fortune change as often as the global...

Green Shipping and Fuel-Saving by Renewable Energy

We live in an era where global forums are raising serious concerns about environmental pollution due to the increased use of fossil fuels. While...

Shipping Industry Trends – 2018

Since the beginning of 2018, there have been developments that leave doubt over the global economy, including the United States’ imposition of restrictions on...

Djibouti’s International Investment Sets Economic Emergence On Fast Track

In recent times, the Republic of Djibouti terminated the DCT (Doraleh Container Terminal) concession, in which DP World is a shareholder and operator. This...

“Ice-Breakers” Technology’s Gift to Explore Arctics

An icebreaker is a special-purpose ship designed to move and navigate through ice-covered waters, and provide safe waterways for other boats and ships. For...

No Reason to Block out the Future

The recent fuel contamination problems that have affected bunkering in Houston and Singapore have exposed the soft underbelly of fuel supplies in the run...

Cape Horn ~ Once Feared

Cape Horn is one of the world’s most dangerous places to sail in – making every sailor approach it with rapt attention, and be...