Finding Life and Farming Minerals Deep Under the Sea

By Gemini News 2017-04-28 19:23:01

[By Nancy Bazilchuk and Anne Sliper Midling] Japanese researchers have access to the largest scientific vessel ever constructed, one that has a 120 metre...


The Uber of Container Logistics

By Frank Kho 2017-04-27 19:22:18

What does the "uberization" of personal transport and other services portend for the container shipping industry and terminals? Uberize(verb): To change the...


Stepping Up a Gear for Ballast Water Treatment

By Evoqua 2017-04-26 12:55:56

The convention is ratified. Regulations are due to enter into force. Manufacturers have developed and honed their technologies. Engineering companies and yards are optimising...


Comite Maritime International: How does it work?

By Erik Kravets 2017-04-24 21:41:31

When we talk about being members in international maritime organizations, typically the discussion on these pages circles around the Baltic and International Maritime Council...


Better Dynamic Positioning for Operations in Ice

By Gemini News 2017-04-24 20:52:33

[By Grete Wolden] How can ships travelling in the Arctic maintain their position when ice pushes them in different directions? Travelling in ice-choked waters can be a...


Bureau Veritas Releases New "Digital Twin" Program

By Bureau Veritas 2017-04-20 14:22:56

Veristar AIM3D, based on the Dassault Systèmes 3DEXPERIENCE platform, combines a digital twin of any marine or offshore assets with smart data in a collaborative...


Call for IMO to Reconsider Tin in Silicone Coatings

By Subsea Industries 2017-04-19 18:41:01

The re-emergence of organotin in marine hull coatings is of increasing concern, with academics and environmentalists calling on IMO to investigate the use of tin in...


Removing Marine Debris for Good

By DESMI 2017-04-19 15:19:46

Marine and aquatic debris is one of the most widespread solvable pollution problems, plaguing oceans, rivers and lakes around the globe. DESMI is applying its expert...


The Two Happiest Days in a Man's Life

By Erik Kravets 2017-04-09 21:05:47

Buying a yacht can be a big deal. For most people, such a vessel is a significant investment. The upfront cost, the berth fees and the maintenance all add up. Unless they are...


Advanced Analytics Go Beyond Weather Forecasting

By MarEx 2017-04-09 18:32:17

Artificial intelligence and deep learning, or machine learning, are an increasing part of the advanced analytics StormGeo offers to shipping through its meteorological...

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