The Curious Case of Carrier Profitability

By Luke Robert 09-18-2020 05:14:55

Posted in: Shipping

The pandemic has rattled global supply chains due to demand shocks caused by the lockdown. Its impact accelerated the impetus for...

Photos: 1,000 Dangerous Ways to Rig a Pilot Ladder

By Arie Palmers 09-18-2020 03:03:00

Posted in: Shipping

As a pilot in the Scheldemonden region of the Netherlands, I've seen pilot ladder incidents involving injuries and have d...

Capacity Building Must be a Focus as Sea Piracy Expands

ReCAAP published its half-yearly report in July warning of a dangerous increase in pirate attacks in Asia. The organization report...

Keeping Ship Agents and Shipbrokers up to Pace

By Mikael Lind 09-17-2020 04:46:19

Posted in: Ports

[By Mikael Lind, Jonathan C. Williams, Sue Probert and Juan Carlos Croston] Digitalization offers opportunities for a...

Remembering the 30th Anniversary of Operation Desert Storm

The guided missile frigate Reid fired the first shot of Desert Shield/Desert Storm on 18 August 1990 and, later the same...

Op-Ed: Why LNG is a Starting Point for a Zero Carbon Future

By Peter Keller 09-15-2020 07:42:26

Posted in: Shipping

Progress requires action, and the pathway to decarbonization requires action now. Waiting for utopian solutions does not solve exi...

Shippers Look for Better Security Solutions for the "New Normal"

By 7PSolutions 09-15-2020 02:28:00

Posted in: Ports

Sponsored by 7PSolutions “Containerized cargo is the single largest security vulnerability in maritime shipping. Recent c...

A Primer for a Profitable and Sustainable Maritime Business

By Mikael Lind 09-15-2020 01:57:21

Posted in: Shipping

[By Mikael Lind, Richard Watson, Chye Poh Chua, David Levy, Socrates Theodossiou, Omer Primor, and Alexio Picco] There are two...

Op-Ed: A New Blend of Skills for Ship Agents of the Future

By Neil Godfrey 09-15-2020 01:35:15

Posted in: Shipping

Even as the maritime industry continues to reel from the upheaval and long-term economic impact of COVID-19, serious thought is be...