Saturday, April 21, 2018

India Celebrates National Maritime Day – Commemorating a Rich Maritime Tradition

April 5 is celebrated as the National Maritime Day in India every year. This day is celebrated to remember the contribution of seafarers, mariners, navy...

Global Crude Tanker Shipping Market Overview

Crude oil tankers have a vital role to play within the energy value chain. Their main role is to transport crude oil from production...

Exclusive Interview with Freddy Ingemann – Founder & CEO of Moscord, the ‘Maritime Amazon’

Sea News (SN) interviewed Freddy Ingemann (FI), Founder & CEO of Moscord, which has created waves by becoming the new ‘Maritime Amazon’. Below, he...

‘Dry Docking of Large Vessels’ – An Insight

Dry-docking is when a vessel is taken to the service yard and brought to dry land so that submerged portions of the hull can...

Sulphur Cap 2020 – Impact on Shipping Companies, Freight Rates

Within two years it will be illegal to power a ship with fuel having more than 0.5% sulphur content, unless the vessel is fitted...

The Felt Benefits of Clean Shipping

The present sulphur content in shipping fuel does not just raise environmental concerns, but also has negative implications on the health and well-being of...

Indonesia’s Protectionist Regime for Coal – ‘Unwelcome’

Indonesia is one of the world's largest producers and exporters of coal. Since 2005, when it overtook Australia, the country is the leading exporter...

Arctic Shipping: An Overview, by Dr Dwayne Ryan Menezes – Director, Polar Research &...

The following article has been contributed by Dr Dwayne Ryan Menezes, Founder and Director of Polar Research and Policy Initiative (PRPI), exclusively for Sea News. This...

Exclusive Interview with Osman Bilgin – MD, Mare Supply & Services

MARE was founded in 2015 by Mr. Osman Bilgin, as an all-inclusive ship supply and maritime services company, with a focus on each client’s...

Exploring the Concept of a ‘Digital Twin’ in the Maritime Scenario

Bernard Marr, best-selling author & keynote speaker on business, technology and big data, said, "While the concept of a digital twin has been around since...