• Posts Tagged ‘Shipping’

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    Finnish giant Wärtsilä intends to lead the shipping industry’s transformation toward a smart marine ecosystem. The shift is underpinned by four major trends: big data analytics, intelligent vessels, shared capacity and smart ports. NauticExpo e-magazine talked to marine solutions president Roger Holm.   NauticExpo...

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    Last month’s EUROMARITIME fair in Paris inspired NauticExpo e-mag to take another look at the smart container revolution. The system renders a container intelligent, enabling it to communicate specific information in real time on its location and the state of the merchandise it contains. We talked to Tim Baker of...

    Ship owners are increasingly turning to natural-gas-powered vessels, whether out of concern for the environment or for financial reasons. Abundant and stable in price, this fuel seems to be a viable alternative to oil. According to DNV GL, more than 1,000 vessels should be LNG-propelled by 2020, compared to...