Maritime

IGC 2016

  • 8 December, 2023

Introduction: The International Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Liquefied Gases in Bulk, commonly known as the….

Satellite communications in Maritime environments

  • 23 May, 2023

The origins of satellite communications in the maritime industry can be traced back to the mid-20th century when advancements in….

The Evolution of Communication Technology on Ships

  • 23 May, 2023

Introduction: The history of communication technology on ships is a fascinating journey that spans centuries, witnessing significant advancements in maritime….

SIRE 2.0 – Next Leap in Tankers Vetting

  • 11 April, 2023

SIRE 2.0: Next Leap in Tankers Vetting The maritime industry plays a crucial role in global trade, with millions of….

Molten Salt Reactors – Ship propulsion

  • 6 April, 2023

Preface Molten salt reactors (MSRs) have been proposed as a potential power source for ships, particularly for naval vessels, due….

Future fuels on ships

  • 30 March, 2023

In terms of regulations, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) has set a target to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from shipping….

LNG vessels – Introduction

  • 29 March, 2023

LNG ships – Journey through time Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) ships are vessels designed to transport LNG from one location….

Sinking of the Derbyshire

  • 20 March, 2023

  Background The sinking of the MV Derbyshire was a maritime disaster that occurred on September 9, 1980. The vessel….

Exxon Valdez – The birth of MARPOL

  • 27 March, 2023

The Exxon Valdez oil spill was one of the largest environmental disasters in United States history. It occurred on March….