Given the pace at which technological advancements are changing the efficiency of operations and trade flows, many ports have embarked on a digital strategy, but true disruption has yet to come for most ports in the developing world.
Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) announced Monday that it has won orders for 10 LNG-fuelled aframax tankers valued at KRW751.3bn ($601m) from an Oceania-based shipowner.
Ocean-going vessels going on full electric propulsion may still not be a foreseeable scenario at least in the near future. However there’s no denying that shipping has an eye on a battery-powered future, attested by an increasing interest in the...
Spatial big data company GeoSpock will partner with Singapore Exchange (SGX) to build an advanced global maritime spatial database with the Baltic Exchange to bring insights to global maritime air emissions.
The Singapore Shipping Association (SSA) has announced the formation of a new Digital Transformation Committee to help member companies improve efficiencies by leveraging on technology.
The adoption of technology in shipping should be seen as enabler for the shipping industry allowing skilled maritime professionals to improve safety and efficiency.
Singapore is enforcing the use of mass flow meters (MFMs) for all distillates bunker delivery from 1 July 2019, following on from the mandated use of MFM systems for heavy fuel oil delivery since the beginnning of 2017.“With effect from 1 July...
Kongsberg Maritime has opened a new regional headquarters in Dubai Maritime City (DMC).