Shipping canals are waterways specifically built along major seawater routes to enable the passage of vessels. Most of the time, these canals are constructed to connect to waterbodies including seas, lakes, and rivers, offering an alternative route to the vessels, particularly cargo ships.
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.
In the year 2018, the maritime industry saw the launch of some of the most impressive vessels which are also currently the largest in the world among their types. Let’s take a look at some of the top launches made in the industry this year.
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.