Monday, January 23, 2023

The New Shipping Dilemma – Staying Profitable in a Carbon-Neutral Future

Maintaining the status quo is not an option for global shipping companies in 2023. In order to meet the challenges ahead around CII & digitalization and

January 23, 2023
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Tuesday, January 3, 2023

Reliable mooring lines made with Dyneema® SK78 fiber enable your vessel to go to the Artic and the Equator and everywhere in-between 

Safe and reliable mooring requires dependable rope behavior. In a series of articles, we have deep dived into the silent saboteurs that degrade rope

January 3, 2023
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Monday, December 19, 2022

Here’s Why 32,000+ Abandoned & Orphaned Offshore Wells Litter the Outer Continental Shelf

Sitting about 12 miles off the Louisiana coast near the mouth of the Mississippi River, an abandoned well has been spilling oil into the Gulf of Mexico for the

December 19, 2022
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Thursday, December 15, 2022

Accurately Predicting The Service Life Of Mooring Lines Starts With First Understanding Their Creep Behavior

Know the FACTs Creep is the third essential rope behavior you need to understand for safe and reliable mooring. Of the four silent saboteurs that degrade

December 15, 2022
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Sunday, November 13, 2022

Four Factors To Consider When Selecting The Right Mooring Lines For Your Vessel

Safe and reliable mooring needs ropes to perform, often in adverse weather and changing port conditions. There are four silent saboteurs that degrade

November 13, 2022
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Monday, November 7, 2022

Mariners Working Together to Map the Seafloor

Unknown or poorly charted waters present many challenges to navigators causing concern for safety. Navigators really need a view of what is under the surface

November 7, 2022
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Monday, October 31, 2022

How API Technology is Transforming Ocean Freight Technology – Top APIs for 2023

These past years, with the boom of international trade, the global ocean freight market has significantly increased. 66 million TEUs are forecasted in

October 31, 2022
Total Views: 2452

Friday, October 28, 2022

Maritime Industry – A Path To The Other Side Of The World

When I was younger, I had no idea that you could become a captain. As a kid I thought it was something you earned with age and a salty

October 28, 2022
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Monday, October 17, 2022

Trinity Tri-Deck Superyacht Auction Happening In Hot Market

The article was written by Jack Mahoney, Director of Boathouse Auctions. The past two years have seen unprecedented demand for superyachts, with shipyards and

October 17, 2022
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Sunday, October 9, 2022

MITAGS Apprenticeship Program Helps Address Deck Officer Shortage

For many companies having a hard time finding quality deck officers, the Maritime Apprenticeship Program (MAP) from MITAGS is a cost-effective way to recruit

October 9, 2022
Total Views: 4061

Saturday, October 1, 2022

Global shipping companies recognized for reducing speeds off California coast to protect blue whales and blue skies

by Blue Whales and Blue Skies MSC, Swire Shipping merit top “Whale Tail” award Shipping companies received awards for reducing speeds in the 2021

October 1, 2022
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Monday, September 19, 2022

Uncovering the Hazards of Abandoned & Derelict Maritime Vessels

$2.6 million. That was the cost of raising the Respect, a 150-foot tugboat that sank in 2006 after thieves stole the copper plug from the vessel’s sea chest.

September 19, 2022
Total Views: 11218

Tuesday, September 13, 2022

Climeon Launches New Waste Heat Recovery Technology

Designed by marine engineers, Climeon’s latest waste heat recovery technology, HeatPower 300 Marine, is set to improve energy efficiency across the shipping

September 13, 2022
Total Views: 1614

Monday, September 5, 2022

The Captain’s Table 2022

The Captain’s Table is a global pitch competition, for startups with unique solutions for the maritime and logistics industry. If you are a startup with

September 5, 2022
Total Views: 1633

Monday, August 29, 2022

Washington State Ferries’ Journey to Hybrid Electric

Washington State Ferries (WSF) is embarking on an ambitious initiative to transition to a hybrid electric ferry system. This transition will improve local air

August 29, 2022
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Monday, August 22, 2022

Be Ready For Any Mission with Propspeed

For any type of vessel – whether it be passenger, military, patrol, search and rescue, fire or spill response or crew transfer vessel – when it comes

August 22, 2022
Total Views: 2393

Friday, August 12, 2022

When Your USCG License is on the Line, Relationships Matter

We all know the saying “relationships matter.” It is applicable to just about all areas of personal and business life. And, it certainly pertains to the

August 12, 2022
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Thursday, July 28, 2022

What Happens When Offshore Workers Are Injured at Sea?

At about 10:30 a.m. on July 18, 2022, a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter approached the Malto Hope, a bulk carrier located about 57 miles off the coast of Newport,

July 28, 2022
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Sunday, July 10, 2022

Three Competitive Advantages of Vessel Performance Monitoring

Like many industries, shipping currently faces numerous notable challenges, but a recent research report on behalf of DTN revealed longer-term

July 10, 2022
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Thursday, June 30, 2022

Offshore Workers Face Another Active Atlantic Hurricane Season

Written by Kurt Arnold Tropical Storm Alex, the first named storm of the 2022 Atlantic hurricane season, struck from June 2 through June 5 before being

June 30, 2022
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