Articles By Raunek Kantharia

Raunek Kantharia is a marine engineer turned maritime writer and professional blogger. After a brief stint at the sea, he founded Marine Insight in 2010. Apart from managing Marine Insight, he also writes for a number of maritime magazines and websites.

10 Resources For Seafarers To Know Everything About The Deadly Ebola Virus Disease


Ship’s crew visiting ports in countries affected by Ebola Virus must be aware of all the risks related to the fatal disease. Checkout ten important resources that seafarers must go through to increase their knowledge on the possible risks from EVD.

Download FREE eBook – A Guide to ECA Compliance For Ships + 4 Bonuses


From 1st January 2015 onwards, ships operating in Emission Control Areas (ECAs) will have to use fuel which does not contain more than 0.10% of sulphur. Download this ebook to prepare yourself for the upcoming ECA regulation.

New FREE eBook: A Guide To Prevent Bunkering Malpractices [Download]


Marine Insight and Bunker Detectives brings to you a new FREE pocket guide that provides vital information on the major types of bunker frauds prevalent in the shipping industry and how they can be identified. Download your copy now!

New FREE eBook: A Pocket Guide To Safe Confined Space Entry On Ships


The new FREE guide on safe working procedures in enclosed spaces provides information on practical safety procedures and risk assessments that needs to be taken before making entry into confined spaces on ships.

10 Amazing “World’s First” Maritime Vessels Under Development


The maritime industry is moving towards an increased use of green technologies driven primarily by new emissions standards. As a result, maritime vessels are being built with technologically advanced systems and designs. Let’s take a look at ten amazing one-of-its-kind vessels that are presently under development.