Submarine: Shanghai to U.S. in 100 minutes
China is working towards the creation of a supersonic submarine that could in theory travel from Shanghai to San Francisco in less than two hours.
Will voyage optimisation supersede traditional weather routing?
The advent of supercomputers and numerical models has significantly improved the accuracy of weather forecasts over the past decade.
Bigger ships needed for US ethane boom
Lloyd’s Register has issued a report entitled Seaborne Ethane: a Report into the Commercial Need and Technical Requirements for Very Large Ethane Carriers that looks at the commercial landscape, regul...
DNV GL’s Arctic map shows complex risk picture
DNV GL has developed an interactive Arctic Risk Map to present the risks associated with offshore and maritime activities in the Arctic.
Navy-funded whale tagging study begins
Oregon State University researchers will attempt to locate and attach up to 24 long-term satellite tracking tags to blue and fin whales off Southern California, as part of a US Navy-funded study to co...
Flags at sea [infographic]
Conventions at sea and flag etiquette is still very prevalent and important to the maritime industry. This infographic covers the whole topic of flags at sea and outlines the various conventions and t...
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