Latest News for: Shipping efficiencies


Creative director of RAAS who makes you rethink retirement

International Business Times 07 Mar 2021
Nonetheless, Shreya mentions that this decision was not easy ... With the onus on minimum wastage, every bit of fabric and embellishment is effectively and efficiently utilized. Even the smallest detail, from the fabric for new designs to the packaging and shipping is handled with due regard for sustainability without compromising on quality ... .

Mechanical Power Transfer for Wind Turbine Powered Boats

The Maritime Executive 06 Mar 2021
Several advances have occurred in mechanical power transfer technology with potential application in wind turbine powered boats, offering higher efficiency and extended service life. These advances are occurring simultaneously to developments in wind turbine technology that offer potential for higher efficiency and greater power output.

Despite decline in cargo volume, NPA revenue hits N350bn

Business Day Online 05 Mar 2021
... billing system (e-billing), which means that payments to the authority is now done online and that has made it more efficient in capturing all the revenue leakages associated with the old payment process,” said Aminu Umar, managing director, Sea Transport Ltd, a ship owner.

Extend Your Crews’ Senses With Automation

The Maritime Executive 05 Mar 2021
Onboard and onshore, for instance, this translates to lesser accidents, significant fuel savings, reduced emissions, efficient operations, and ship designs ... navigational systems, making operational decision-making more seamless, increasing efficiency, and making shipping safer.

Press Briefing by White House COVID-19 Response Team and Public Health Officials

The White House 03 Mar 2021
Finally, I want to credit the execution of the men and women in government and the private sector who came together to work as a team to move this vaccine so rapidly from authorization into arms with incredible efficiency.  This vaccine was approved on Saturday.  The CDC reviewed it on Sunday.

Choices and challenges: the EEXI and the tanker sector

Splash24/7 02 Mar 2021
The IMO’s Energy Efficiency Existing Ship Index or EEXI is not yet in force, but its impact is already being felt across the industry ... In simple terms, the EEXI represents the application of the Energy Efficiency Design Index (EEDI) to existing ships rather than newbuildings.

MOL to Expand Sharing of Ship Operation Data

The Maritime Executive 02 Mar 2021
This data sharing will significantly increase the amount of ship operation data transferred in IoS-OP, and will enable the stakeholders to utilize the data shared in IoS-OP to enhance their corporate value through the pursuit of ship safety and economic efficiency, environmental ...

When will it be possible to go on a cruise again?

The Independent 02 Mar 2021
As the virus crisis developed early in 2020, cruise ships became pariahs ... Before the coronavirus crisis, cruise ships took around 30 million holidaymakers, efficiently and affordably, around the sights of the world each year ... The vast majority of the 270 sea-going ships that were in service worldwide before the pandemic are immobile.

$5.6bn green fund to buy LNG-powered vessels for Japan’s shippers

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 02 Mar 2021
... as this month to aid decarbonization efforts in the shipping sector.

Column: Does a Rural Renaissance Signal a New Way of Life?

The Pilot 02 Mar 2021
For the better part of two decades, I had an unshakable gnawing at the back of my mind to purchase land. Constant military moves brought me to various locales across this great nation but there was never that “aha” moment to act ... Then, increased competition in shipping drove delivery costs down to make moving goods more efficient ... art, science, trade.

Two ship-to-shore cranes arrive at Wando Welch Terminal

The Post and Courier 01 Mar 2021
As vessel sizes increase, SC Ports has consistently invested in bigger cranes to efficiently handle the taller, wider stacks of cargo on mega container ships ... “Our infrastructure investments enable SC Ports to efficiently work mega container ships, ensuring the swift movement of goods to market,” Newsome said.