BV Approves Design for World’s Largest Gas Carrier

Classification society Bureau Veritas said it has issued novel design approval for what will be the world’s largest very large gas carriers (VLGC). The new 93,000-cubic-meter […]

It is time to manage your on-board data, smarter.

Prioritise business critical bandwidth    Vessel operators and ship captains are increasingly aware of the progressive demand for dependable connectivity on-board to deliver crew welfare, […]

Marine Autonomy: The Future is Being Revealed

  Fugro remote operations center (Photo: Fugro) Automation, where routine tasks are handled by machines, has been talked about throughout maritime sectors for much of the […]

ABS Discusses the Value of Digital Twins in the Offshore Sector

   While it’s barely news anymore that the offshore oil and gas industry has been hit hard by the effects of the global pandemic and […]

ROBOTICS: Meet Your New Offshore Robotic Co-workers; Charles, Eddie, ANYMal & Spot

Within the last 12 months, a series of significant steps have been made in the world of offshore robotics; a number of legged and tracked robots […]

No vaccine, no voyage: Exploring mandatory cruise vaccination

As the cruise industry begins taking to the sea again many cruise companies are making Covid-19 vaccines mandatory for passengers. We speak with cruise companies to […]

Fuels: Is shipping heading in the right direction?

Climate change is high on the agenda for most countries as they look to reduce greenhouse gas emissions significantly over the coming years. The shipping industry […]

Windship Technology reveals ‘Tesla of the Seas’ project

Windship Technology launched its zero-emission ship design, which incorporates large solar arrays, carbon capture, optimized hull shapes and specialized weather routing software. Accordingly, the UK-based company […]

New project to develop hydrogen fuel cell system for C-H2 Ship

Australian Global Energy Ventures (GEV) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Ballard Power Systems for the development of a new fuel cell-powered ship, the […]

Damen invests on autonomous ship technology and collision avoidance

Toine Cleophas (Manager Research, Damen Shipyards Gorinchem), Frank Relou (European Business Development Manager, Sea Machines), Michiel Louwerse (Program Manager Sustainability, Damen Shipyards Gorinchem) / Credit: Damen […]

International Women’s Day 2021: #ChooseToChallenge for more women in shipping

This year’s International Women’s Day is celebrated under the theme #ChooseToChallenge, a concept particularly fitting shipping industry, where only 5% of maritime leadership roles are occupied […]

Watch: 10 tech trends to impact shipping industry

DNV GL’s “Technology Outlook 2030” outlines future technologies and their impact on the shipping industry, focusing on how these technologies will affect various sectors. The report […]