Sunday, April 22, 2018

Devastated by Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico’s Road to Recovery via the Sea

Natural disasters usually quell in a short span. But their impact on life and livelihood in the affected region often requires a generation to...

Game Changer – 3D Printing in the Maritime Industry

Wohlers Associates forecasted that we can expect the 3D printing industry to reach USD 10.8 billion by 2021. The maritime industry will be among...

Crude Oil Industry Forecast, Market Impact and Assessment

The market consuming crude oil currently is facing issues amidst supply cuts by OPEC and its allies, and rising U.S. shale output, with a...

Exclusive Interview with Peter Ludvigsen, CEO & Founder at Blockshipping ApS

Sea News (SN) interviewed Peter Ludvigsen (PL), CEO & Founder at Blockshipping APS about the Global Shared Container Platform (GSCP) and the impact it will...

Perils of Ship Breaking in Bangladesh

Bangladesh is one of the six surviving ship-breaking nations in the world, along with China, India, Turkey, Pakistan and Myanmar. Ship dismantling in Chittagong...

Bulker & Tanker Trends – 2018

The trend in shipping cycles across various vessel types is upending expectations about their total valuations against each other. Dry bulk asset values have...

Understanding the Autopilot System on Ships

Autopilots have evolved from simple course holding systems to adaptive computer systems that offer reduced fuel costs and increased transit times. These new systems...

The Role of Satellite Technology in the Maritime Industry

Satellites have helped the maritime industry through various issues that include piracy, distress, navigation, oil spills, etc. They help track a ship's position when in...

Exclusive: Lars Fischer, MD Softship, on the Industry’s Need for ‘Digital Integration’

Sea News received exclusive insights from Lars Fischer, Managing Director, Softship Data Processing Singapore Ltd. - the leading provider of software solutions to the...

Gas Detection: An Essential Safety Component in Marine Vessels

Gas Detectors for vessels is a device that detects the presence of gases in ships, often as part of a safety system. This type...