Consistent innovation in maritime technology has lead to the advent of several types of marine propulsion systems in the shipping world. Find out about different types of marine propulsion systems used in the shipping world.
Cable laying ship Tyco Resolute is one of the six ships belonging to the Reliance Class fleet of Tyco Telecommunications. It is one of the mightiest cable laying ships out there. Find out more about Tyco Resolute inside the article.
Different types of submarines and underwater vessels are used in the maritime world. The article enumerates different types of underwater crafts used in the marine world.
The TI Class Super Tankers are the finest Ultra large crude carriers in the marine industry. The ships have been used as a bench-mark for several newer ships and still stand as an important example for the modern shipbuilders. Find out more about the “Fantastic Four Ships” in the article.
Transportation of dangerous goods is carried out in large scale through maritime trading modes. In order to ensure utmost safety and to minimize danger from storage of such dangerous goods, they are classified into different categories. Find out more about the dangerous goods classification inside the article.
Fishing vessels have evolved over time with the increase in demand of fishes and sea creatures used as food around the world. Find out about the different types of fishing vessels inside the article.
Sea foam is a natural phenomenon of the ocean which involves formation of white lathery substance which floats on the surface of water and gets accumulated at the sea shores. The formation of sea foam is seen in several parts of the world and continues to intrigue people even today.
RoRo or Roll on Roll off ship is a special type of vessel which is used for the transportation of cars and other automobiles. Find out about the different types of roll on roll off ships used in the shipping industry.
Maritime classification societies were born out of a need to ensure the continued safety and security of the maritime domain with respect to the vessels and the various marine aiding constructions. The role of a classification society is thus quite set and of utmost importance. Find out more inside the article.