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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Customer relationship management (CRM) is a domain which can help shipping companies to know and serve their customers in a better manner. Find out 8 reasons to implement customer relationship management (CRM) in the Maritime Industry.
The Ship-shore interface plays an important part in ensuring efficient working of the shipping trade. This brings in the importance of ship shore interface management in the shipping world. Find out what is ship shore interface management and what is its importance in the shipping world.