A bill of lading is a record of traded goods which have been received on board. It is a document that establishes an agreement between a shipper and a transportation company for the transportation of goods.
Oil spill is discharge of oil into the sea by the ship due to the accidents caused by human error or natural calamity.
Ocean engineering is a field of study that deals with marine structures and ocean study. Find out more about the jobs of ocean engineers, education requirements, salary, and future prospects.
A cruise ship is a luxury vessel that is used to take passengers on a pleasure voyage in a journey that is as much a part of the experience as the various destinations on the way.
A cable laying ship is a type of sea going vessel which is used to lay cables on ocean floors. Find out more about cable laying ship inside the article.
Study and understanding of oceans is important for the shipping industry. The data received from the oceans is helpful is several aspects, along with predicting weather and sea condition. Learn about eleven technologies that are used to understand oceans and its activities.
Fight against ocean pollution by traveling around the world on a catamaran propelled by plastic waste: this is the challenge of the Plastic Odyssey project, which has just launched its prototype.
Today ships at sea face several severe climatic conditions. This article explains what ships should be afraid of when at sea.
Kayaks are small type of boats that are used for carrying small quantities of goods and also for leisure purpose. Learn about the different types of kayaks in the article.