Friday, June 22, 2018

Embracing Cloud Technologies in the Maritime Sector

Technology is the driving force across many industries today and the maritime industry is beginning to embrace the many advantages the utilisation of technology...

Global Shipping Industry and CO2 Emissions

A battle is under way to force the global shipping industry to play its part in tackling climate change. If shipping does not clean...

The Amoco Cadiz Spill – A Supertanker Disaster

When super-tankers heavily loaded with oil crash, the environmental cost is always high and the global media spotlight bright. These ships transport vast amounts...

An Analysis of Shipping Market’s Behaviour During 2017-18

In the fiscal year ended March 31, 2018 the global economy continued to be steady on the whole despite rising geopolitical tensions in some...

China Paves New Routes through Latin America – by Terry Gidlow, CEO, WaterFront Maritime...

As far as global infrastructure projects go, the Chinese Government’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) is perhaps the most ambitious plan to reshape global...

Chabahar Port: Deferring Development Could Prove Costly for India

In May 2016, India pledged up to USD 500 million to develop and operate Iran's Chabahar port as part of a trilateral engagement between...

Occupational Safety: Most Essential Component of Modern Day Shipping

The daily operation of oil tankers involves many hazards. There are many items that should be complied with to ensure a safe working atmosphere....

Revisiting the Biggest Maritime Disaster in History – the Wilhelm Gustloff Sinking

On January 30, 1945, some 9,000 people perished aboard this German ocean liner after it was torpedoed by a Soviet submarine and sank in...

Saurish Nandi, CEO of Proternio Consulting, Talks about His Unique Concept – DataccioConnect

Sea News (SN) interviewed Saurish Nandi, CEO & Founder of Proternio Consulting about 'DataccioConnect' - his unique model that encourages a digital dialogue among...

Armed Guards in the Fight Against Piracy

Today, it is has become common practice to use an armed guard escort while traversing through pirate infested waters. However, there was a time...