Wednesday, March 9, 2022

The Rapidly Growing Offshore Wind Industry’s Impact on Worker Safety

As a part of her 2022 State of the State Address, Governor Kathy Hochul announced that New York would be investing $500 million in offshore wind. If carried

March 9, 2022
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Monday, February 28, 2022

The Secret Life of Pilots

There has been a great deal of hand wringing about “supply chain” issues during the pandemic. The average reader on this website is probably

February 28, 2022
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Monday, February 7, 2022

Safely Navigating Polar Regions

Relying heavily on chart data and standard navigation tools for safe navigation is risky. Vessels will find themselves in dangerous situations due to lack of

February 7, 2022
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Tuesday, December 14, 2021

A Maritime Worker’s Guide to Winter Safety

December 21 marks the first day of winter in 2021. As temperatures drop across the Northern Hemisphere, maritime workers will face new challenges that put

December 14, 2021
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Saturday, December 4, 2021

Decarbonization of the Shipping Industry

By Thomas Klenum, Senior Vice President, Maritime Operations and Dallas Smith, Vice  President LNG & Alternative Fuels Decarbonization is an issue

December 4, 2021
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Monday, November 22, 2021

Biofouling in focus – a smooth hull reduces your vessel’s GHG emissions

Biofouling can significantly increase ships’ GHG emissions reveals an IMO study delivered at this month’s United Nations summit. The Hempaguard MaX system

November 22, 2021
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Monday, November 15, 2021

Dyneema® SK78: Trusted mooring performance in warm climate and dynamic conditions

The maritime sector is continuously evolving to meet the challenges today. However, one thing remains at the heart of all mooring operations and that is

November 15, 2021
Total Views: 1815

Monday, November 8, 2021

Understanding Refitting a Forward Looking Sonar: Top Questions Answered

Is it easy to add an Argos Forward Looking Sonar to my Refit?  Refitting your vessel with an Argos Forward Looking Sonar is relatively straight forward.

November 8, 2021
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Wednesday, November 3, 2021

Optimizing Vessel Performance with ROVs

Safe and efficient shipping is imperative for the overall success of the maritime industry, however when much of the work happens below the surface there are

November 3, 2021
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Monday, October 25, 2021

Experts share knowledge

Training with the React Trainer tool Time and motivation for education and training is scarce. Our research shows that repeating, teaching and training in your

October 25, 2021
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Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Why the Jones Act Is Still Needed Today

This article is brought to you by Arnold & Itkin LLP. The Jones Act is a source of significant controversy. Some believe it has outlived its purpose.

October 20, 2021
Total Views: 5602

Monday, October 4, 2021

Shipping Companies Receive Awards for Slowing to Protect Blue Whales, Blue Skies

Awardees comment on vessel speed reduction program The Protecting Blue Whales and Blue Skies program recognized 16 global shipping companies for reducing

October 4, 2021
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Monday, September 27, 2021

El Faro: 6 Years Later

This article is brought to you by Arnold & Itkin LLP. It has been six years since El Faro steamed into Hurricane Joaquin, an act that sank the vessel

September 27, 2021
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Monday, September 6, 2021

Overcoming Navigation Challenges with Forward Looking Sonar

Every ship needs protection from the unknown. There are many potential dangers undetectable with traditional navigation tools. FarSounder Argos technology is a

September 6, 2021
Total Views: 3835

Monday, August 9, 2021

For Sale: Blount Small Cruise Ships – Different by Design

The Blount Small Ship cruise vessels are uniquely built with features not found on any other small cruise ship – they are one-of-a kind.   

August 9, 2021
Total Views: 8366

Monday, July 26, 2021

The Problem With Demurrage

By Adrian Challinor, CEO, Osiris Consultants Ltd Demurrage is an issue that is necessary, but nobody likes. Simply put, it is a cost levied by the

July 26, 2021
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Friday, July 16, 2021

Understand the importance of investing in safety in maritime operations

Wilson Sons’ capacity in risk management brings benefits to the environment, employees and customers Safety at Wilson Sons – the largest operator of

July 16, 2021
Total Views: 3151

Monday, July 5, 2021

Robust growth puts Inchcape Liner Division in pole position

Inchcape’s global liner sector head, Hamish White, has overseen some major wins in the last 12 months despite the pandemic, and nails it, when he says

July 5, 2021
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Monday, June 28, 2021

Maine Maritime’s Center for Professional Mariner Development Grows to Meet Industry Demands

Maine Maritime Academy’s Center for Professional Mariner Development (CPMD) continues to expand rapidly and flex to meet the training requirements of

June 28, 2021
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Monday, June 21, 2021

The ‘Ever Given’ Will Ruin More Than Just a Muddy Canal

by James E. Mercante, Esq. No one sets sail expecting to be involved in a marine accident, but even the most experienced mariners will find themselves in need

June 21, 2021
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