The Elastec Oil Skimmer Machine was awarded $1 million in the Oil Cleanup X Challenge for its revolutionary oil skimming machine. Watch the video of the oil skimmer in action.
Oil rigs and DP vessels in Arctic Ocean face problems because of several small and large icebergs that drift on the water surface. MD group has released a video of their “Iceberg Management” system which helps to tow the problematic iceberg away from the oil rig.
Ship accidents at sea are horrifying events feared by everyone. When ship collision videos are caught on tape they exhibit sheer terror and panic among those who become unfortunate spectators. We bring to you 7 chilling ship accident videos caught on tape.
SaveOurSeafarers releases a dramatic video depicting the effects of Somali piracy in the Indian Ocean. The video shows the trauma involved with the piracy attacks but also the economic costs of the rising threat to the maritime industry.
A doumentary depicts the life and stark reality of Bangladesh’s shipbreaking yard workers.
Cardiff University Researcher, Paul Allen, has made a film on the dangers of seafarers’ fatigue, along with a fine researched report. The film makes a strong point on the lethal potential of the fatigue faced by seafarers at sea. Check out the movie inside.
The Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) has unveiled a mobile harbour concept for container ships that can not only solve several problems pertaining to port operation but can also increase the overall trade at ports around the world.
The concept ship NYK Super Eco Ship 2030 is the first step by NYK towards their 2050 “Zero Emissions” goal. The ship is aimed to utilize maximum of the green-power and thus reduce the carbon emissions. Find More in this Video
In the first place, we though this is one of those common ship accidents wherein the ship was repaired after undergoing a few dents and damages. But stay with the video and watch it till the end. You will be as much shocked as we were! Now, we don’t know the name of the ship […]
An uneasy sea is a mariner’s nightmare. The last thing a seafarer would want to face while at sea is rough weather complimented by monster waves. However, when nature turns bitter, there is hardly anything that one can do rather than “Wait, watch, & pray”. In 2007, Calamity Jane, an offshore support vessel went through […]
Marine Insight Launches “Know the Sea” Campaign. Watch the Introductory Video.
The horrendous memories of the worst oil spill of the century that took place at one of British Petroleum oil rigs is still very fresh in the minds of the people. The incident has raised several questions for maritime environment policy makers and authorities. But the damage has already been done. The whole marine sector […]
A real video wherein the lifeboat suddenly snaps and falls into the water. A scary accident which could have turned disaster if crew members would have been inside the lifeboat. Watch the video inside.