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Featured Article, Ship&Offshore SmartShip 2021

Route to autonomous ship safety

Autonomous ship technology can improve maritime safety according to One Sea, the industry grouping targeting 2025 as its target for the first autonomous maritime ecosystem. Some of One Sea’s leading technology company members explain why, and how.…

Featured Article , Ship&Offshore 4/2021

Cruising prepares a steady comeback from Covid-19

More cruise ships are about to resume operations. How and when should they prepare? What new regulations should they take into consideration, and how can the quality of operations be enhanced to a new normal? Read more

Featured Article, Ship&Offshore 2/2021

Unique opportunity for design innovation

International shipping faces an unprecedented challenge as it prepares for rapid decarbonisation and the adoption of entirely new marine fuels within one or two ship generations. With most ship construction capacity now centred in Asia, the…

Featured Article, Ship&Offshore 1/2021

Extending uptime for tugs

Rolling movements are often the limiting factor for tug operations in waves. However, the Voith Schneider Propeller (VSP) with its fast and dynamic thrust adjustment, enables efficient active roll stabilisation and dynamic positioning (DP). This…

Featured Article, Ship&Offshore 8/2020

Shipping to demonstrate its green credentials

Writing in these pages a few weeks ago, shipping economist Martin Stopford estimated that today’s fleet of more than 61,000 commercial vessels, plus many thousands of service ships, will generate about half of the shipping industry’s global carbon…

Featured Article, Ship&Offshore 6/2020

Shipping losses at record low, but political tensions cloud the horizon

Large shipping losses are at a record low having fallen by over 20% year-on-year, according to marine insurer Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty SE’s (AGCS) Safety & Shipping Review 2020. However, the coronavirus crisis could endanger the long-term…

Featured Article, Ship&Offshore SmartShip 2020

Smart thinking on smart ships

The digital transformation in the maritime sector continues to progress and is taking on more and more concrete forms. While many companies can already demonstrate clear strategies and concepts, others are still looking for a suitable orientation. To…




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