Plummeting Oil Prices and Its Impact on the Shipping Industry

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While dropping of oil prices certainly indicate good news for the economy in general, many of us still wonder what might be the reason for this drop in oil prices and its impact on the Shipping Industry. Find out about the effects of plummeting oil prices on the shipping industry.

4 Types Of Investments That Kill Seafarers’ Hard Earned Money


Seafarers earn their money through a lot of hard work, courage and grit. Find out how they kill this hard-earned money by investing in inefficient and dubious schemes in spite of consistent savings or investments.

Controllable Pitch Propeller (CPP) Vs Fixed Pitch Propeller (FPP)

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Learn about the design of two main types of ship propellers – controllable pitch propeller (CPP) and fixed pitch propeller (FPP), along with the advantages and disadvantages of each of them.

Types of Bow Designs Used For Ships

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The bow at the foremost part of the ship is one of the most fascinating design aspects that catches one’s attention. Let’s take a look at some of the latest and common bow designs used for ships today.