Let’s take a look at some more ocean mysteries in the second part of the article – Top 10 Amazing Ocean Mysteries and Phenomena.
Do you know which are the biggest container ships today? Check out the list of ten biggest container ships sailing the high seas in the year 2017.
The world is expected to witness the arrival of 26 new cruise ships worldwide in 2017. Let’s take a look at the list of the world’s largest cruise ships, ranked in terms of their size and passenger capacity, among others in 2017.
Several ground-breaking and “world’s first” maritime projects were announced in the year 2014. Let’s take a look at some of the most noteworthy vessels that were unveiled this year.
In the year 2013, the maritime industry saw some very important and interesting shipping projects as they took their initial steps towards reality. As the year comes to an end, we take a look at some of the important new ship projects, concepts and developments that were announced in 2013.
The year 2013 saw the launch of some of the biggest and challenging ship in the history of maritime industry. As the year comes to an end, we take a look at some of the major ships and marine vessels which created news this year.
Rozenburg Windwall, located in the Netherlands (Port of Rotterdam) is a man made structure which protects the ships in the Canal of Caland from harsh billowing winds. Learn more about this unique windwalls inside the article.
Shipping canals are important waterways which provide shorter, alternative maritime routes for merchant ships. Learn about ten most famous shipping canals of the world.
Container shipping companies have a major contribution to the global maritime industry. Find out which are the top 10 container shipping companies in the world in 2012.
With sizes of new build ships increasing every year, the list of the longest ships in the world keeps varying. Find out top 10 longest ships in the world in 2012.
Sinkex or Sink Exercise is a term used for deliberately sinking a ship. Carried out by the navy, Sinkex (portmanteau of Sink Exercise) refers to the process of submerging non-operational vessels. Find out more about this peculiar activity of sinking a ship in the article inside.
A smart phone has without doubt become an integral part of everyone’s life. If you are a seafarer and a smart phone user then here are three important FREE compass apps that you would like to download and use in your smart phone when at the sea.
The use of online vessel tracking services using AIS technology has increased exponentially over the last couple of years. Find out the best three ship finder services available online.
The most important things that you use every day are brought at your table by ships from different parts of the world. In this article we talk about ten widely used commodities which are shipped to all parts of the world using dry bulk carriers.
Water Spout is a phenomenon that results in the formation of vertical water funnel at sea. Similar to a tornado, water spouts are twirling masses of water droplets that can be sometimes destructive. Find out eight facts of water spouts inside the article.
Maritime industry is doing its best to keep up with the pace of the changing technology and environmental regulations. The young generation joining the field should be given the best training before they step in. Find out 4 areas maritime education and research industry should consider without fail.
Some points in the oceans are as deep as the height of the tallest mountain on the surface of earth. Deepest part of the ocean lies at the deepest depth, which has been explored by humans until now. We bring you ten famous deepest parts of the Oceans.
Magdeburg Water Bridge of Germany is a marine architecture marvel which functions as a channel bridge between the Elbe-Havel and the Mittelland Canal, thereby joining the River Elbe in Germany.
Indian Ocean is one of the most important oceans in the world as far as sea trading is concerned. Though loads of information on the Indian Ocean is already available, there are some facts about Indian Ocean that are not so well known. We bring you 11 of such facts.
The Java Sea is one of busiest sea water routes in Asia. The sea, which has recently been in news for the rise in piracy activities, has much more to it than just pirates. Find out eight facts about the Java sea that you might not have known.
CSR is a code of conduct through which a maritime organization achieves its business goals maintaining the decorum of law, ethical and international standards for safety of people involved in the organization, and protection of marine environment.
The Black Sea, also known as Euxine Sea, is one of the major water bodies and a famous inland sea of the world. This marginal sea of the Atlantic Ocean, located between Eastern Europe and Western Asia, has become legendary for long period of time.
Suez Canal and Panama Canal hold a very important place in the shipping industry. These both are one of the busiest waterways because of several benefits they offer. Find our some interesting facts of Suez and Panama Canals in 2011.
A container unit for shipping cargo is selected on the basis of the type and size of cargo. Find out 16 different types of shipping containers that are used for transportation of cargo in the shipping industry.