The Ocean Cleanup
The largest ocean area where plastic is concentrated by ocean currents is the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, located between Hawaii and California. The huge amounts of plastic trash accumulated there constitute a large threat to our...
plastic in the sea
Aegean Rebreath was set up in 2017 with the aim to clean underwater garbage and local coasts in different locations in Greece. The main concept of the organisation includes the installation of recycling...
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Aurmented reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) are no newcomers to the shipping and shipbuilding world, with some of the pioneering applications stemming from difficult ship constructions and retrofits. However the progress in...
UP400 The most compact portable FC-SMARTGEN system in the world
Karmen Raja, Power Up Energy Technologies, Inc. karmen@powerup-tech.com Hydrogen fuel cells - the future of maritime energy generation and storage. Hydrogen is the perfect power source for fuel...
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Mentat for MarineStartups.com When I was working in the ship repairs industry we had a saying: if we could make the ship sail with half a propeller or even one...
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Text: Eve Jones At Martide, we’re passionate about making life more streamlined and less complicated, and we understand the shipping industry inside and out. As specialists in...
The battery-free Internet of Things from EnOcean Wouldn't it be great if you didn't have to worry if a sensor will run out of juice? The EnOcean modules use energy harvesting from the environment to supply self-powered wireless sensor networks. The technology includes miniaturized energy converters that convert motion, light or temperature differences into electrical [...]
Is shipbuilding neglected by startups? I would say so, it's not the easiest thing to disrupt, both because shipyards have a lot of resistance and because one needs the compounded experience to identify...
marine data analytics in maritime shiiping-867b5a3d
Big data is used to control sensors on a ship and to perform predictive analysis. Enhanced decision making through big data analytics is being actively implemented to avoid and predict additional costs and can be used throughout the life of a ship
Digitalization is bringing along a whole lot of new terms and buzzwords. People sometimes wonder if this is just an influx of marketing terms rather than a blow in the way we are...