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.
The pages of maritime history is filled with several maritime accidents, ranging from gruesome to less fatal ones. However, there are few horrifying stories that still bring shiver among people. The Kursk Disaster is one such accident.
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.
An Automated Guided Vehicle (AGV) or Automatic Guided Vehicle as the name suggests is a vehicle that is controlled and operated with the help of
Semi-submersible vessels are big ships used as oil drilling and production platforms for oil.In addition,Semi submersible are also used as heavy duty cranes.
The ABT Summer was a Liberian registered oil cargo vessel, which caused an oil spill after a detonation rocked the ship and sunk it, leading to an oil spill disaster. Find out more about the ABT Summer Oil Spill Incident inside the article.