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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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...
Autonomous Ships controlled and monitored using phone tablet
The maritime space is now ready for disruption. A hundred years ago, a single ship was manned by 100 crew. Now, that's just down to 15 or 30 at most. The trend continues as technology...
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...
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 [...]
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...
It is a fact that around 90% of the world’s plastic waste ends up in the ocean and if this percentage goes unchanged, by 2050 there will be more plastic than fish in...
Original: wojtek | 20 Aug 2019   2019-08-20T10:46:15Z According to McKinsey Global Institude study on impact of AI and automation, transportation and warehousing are one of the most automatable sectors of economy (3rd place), with 60% potential for automation. Predicting the future demands for production and supplies, improving transportation routines, or automating physical inspection and [...]