Saturday, August 20, 2016
Sunday, July 21, 2013
Emma Maersk’s Wärtsilä-Sulzer Super Ship Engine – Part 2
A look "under the hood" of the World's Largest container ship ever built. The engine that powers the Emma Maersk.
Wednesday, February 8, 2012
Saturday, January 7, 2012
Container Shipping Companies – The Ten Largest Visualized
UDPATED: January 2012 The data visualization above represents the worlds 10 largest container shipping companies by TEU capacity. WORLD TEU CAPACITY: 15,899,687 For those who prefer more traditional data we...
Monday, October 31, 2011
A gCaptain Halloween – Navy Ships in Razzle Dazzle
Some of you may remember a cartoon which appeared during World War I, a drawing showing an inquisitive stranger talking with the gateman at a railway crossing. The gate was...
Tuesday, April 5, 2011
Emma Maersk – The Secret Story of Building The World’s Largest Container Ship
Emma Maersk – Photo By Tidewater Muse Emma Maersk The Emma Maersk is a true modern marvel. She is the world’s largest container ship, the longest container ship currently in...
Monday, December 20, 2010
Interesting Ship of The Week – The ‘J.W. Westcott II’
The J.W. Westcott II, owned and operatd by the J.W. Westcott Company based in Detroit Michigan, is a 45-foot-long tugboat that acts as a USPS contracted mail courier, delivering mail and other packages to vessels...
Saturday, September 18, 2010
Dodge Morgan (1931-2010) – The passing of an American sailing icon
Associated Press When I was a kid, I remember being mesmerized by a 2-hour TV special about a man who spent 150 days sailing his 60-foot sailboat, American Promise, 27,000 miles around...
Tuesday, August 10, 2010
Thursday, July 29, 2010
Wednesday, June 23, 2010
Friday, March 26, 2010
Caspian Sea Monster – World’s Fastest Ship OR Largest Plane?
From the gCaptain Archive: World’s Fastest Ship OR Largest Plane? Thrilling Wonder brings us the story of The Caspian Sea Monster. Built during the cold war this Russian plane...
Thursday, June 18, 2009
Wednesday, May 13, 2009
Friday, February 27, 2009
Tuesday, December 9, 2008
Friday, December 5, 2008
Friday, November 14, 2008
Wind Propulsion Vessel E-Ship 1 – Interesting Ship of The Week
This weeks Interesting Ship is brought to us by MarineBuzz.com: Thanks to increasing oil prices! Here comes E-Ship 1 from ‘Enercon’, one of the world’s leading companies in the wind...
Wednesday, October 15, 2008
Thursday, September 25, 2008
Ulstein X-BOW, A Viking Ship Redesigned for Modern Use
A vessel found in 700 AD, several centuries before Vikings ruled Norway, an Oseberg ship from approximately 800 AD and the vessel knarr from around year 1000 AD all have...
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