A 90 meter yacht resembling a beautiful tropical island has been designed to offer luxury, style, and environment never offered before.
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The eco-friendly collapsible cargoshell shipping containers are finally being tested for ISO certification. If accepted and adopted by Germanische Llyod, the green container can work wonders to reduce the carbon emissions from the shipping industry worldwide.
Boat mechanic is a specialized career which requires adequate training and skills. Boat mechanical training schools provide necessary skills and training to make a boat mechanic ready for the market. Find out more about boat mechanics and boat mechanical jobs inside the article.
Cristobal Colon is one of the largest and technologically advanced dredging ships in the world. With its great dredging capacity and design, this largest ship has been the talk of the town. Find out more about the dredger inside the article.
A Ship that can generate power from waves? The Fraunhofer Centre for Manufacturing Innovation has designed a ship-mounted renewable energy harvesting system which would utilize wave power to generate electricity. Continue reading to know more.
Hull failure condition though not a very common thing in shipping should be tackled in an extremely smart and cautious way. In order to ensure this, hull failure scenarios are carried out on ships as a part of ship’s safety drills. We bring to you a free sample of hull faiture scenario.
Borealis is a heavy lift construction vessel (crane vessel), which was launched in March 2010 and is used since then for numerous construction activities at the high seas such as installation of platforms, moorings, decks, and removal of platforms.
The marine industry, as a response to the increasing global focus on environmental issues and responsibilities, has established a bi-national, voluntary program named Green Marine that aims to improve participants’ environmental performance beyond regulatory compliance.
Cardiff University Researcher, Paul Allen, has made a film on the dangers of seafarers’ fatigue, along with a fine researched report. The film makes a strong point on the lethal potential of the fatigue faced by seafarers at sea. Check out the movie inside.