Ship Operations

Discussions on safety at sea and accidents will almost inevitably lead to the issue of the human factor, which unfortunately is credited as the cause of around 70% of accidents.
Vroon Offshore Services has driven down fuel consumption on the vessel VOS Partner by using Caterpillar's new Multi-Engine Optimizer (MEO) with its innovative engine mix.
Giant container shipping line Maersk Line is boosting its deal with BigOceanData to provide vessel tracking services after an initial two-year contract in September 2016.
Shipowners will neeed to do more than simply tweak existing vessel designs and business models if they are to meet the International Maritime Organization's (IMO) ambitious target to reduce greenhouse…
Ship management company Uniteam Marine has been singled out for its contribution to the growth of Cyprus’ economy, winning the country’s 2018 Invest Cyprus International Investment Award.
Wilhelmsen Ship Management (WSM) is expanding into the UK with a new office in Southampton.
Singapore is continuing to invest in navigational safety in the waters of one of the world’s busiest ports as it sees a significant drop in major incidents over the last…
In the great scheme of things, the Pacific Island communities rarely feature, occasional exceptions including the powerful interventions of the Marshall Islands at the recent IMO climate debates.
A Norwegian start-up, Fostech, part funded by government-backed Innovation Norway, is in the final stages of developing a new ‘mixed reality’ technology with far-reaching implications for ship construction and through-life…
Gibralter shipyard Gibdock has been seeing a steady stream of ballast water treatment system (BWTS) retrofit work as owners look to be compliant ahead of the September 2019 deadline.
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