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Source: NOAA The ocean has been around for billions of years. Yet, we only started measuring oceanographic variables in the late eighteenth century. We've got a long way to go before we can fully understand it.  What...
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The breadth of the Ocean Economy that Marine Startups is addressing is vast and goes well beyond the shipping operations optimization. One of the most lucrative yet often overlooked segments by startups is...
Data Mining in maritime
Significant improvements in communication with ships and new digital sensor technologies in shipping now allow receiving and transmitting telemetry of large amounts of operational data in maritime. The digital revolution in the maritime industry is...
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Technology is changing the way that pretty much every industry on the face of the planet operates. And one sector that is having to adapt to a new way of doing things is the shipping...
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For years (and we mean many years), the ocean helped us mitigate the early effects of human emissions by absorbing greenhouse gases, like carbon dioxide and heat, from the atmosphere. As a result, more than 90...
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There is a 24% increase in piracy due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, which has shut down many businesses and job opportunities around the world. The temptation of a little quick money led many to choose the illegal path - Maritime Piracy.
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Anyone who has a part to play in hiring crew for their shipping company or clients’ vessels, knows that maritime recruitment isn’t as simple as just finding a qualified seafarer and placing him or her...
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Fuel consumption optimization systems not only provide the amount of fuel used during the voyage but also provide additional data related to fuel usage and vessel performance monitoring.
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Crew retention can be an issue in small to medium sized shipping companies with many facing a constant struggle to fill certain seafarer vacancies - and then having difficulty holding on to seamen once the...
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How can shipping companies control the reduction of air emissions for a vessel or even a fleet? How to control the performance of the units, accordingly, prevent accidents and make navigation safe?