Mark Burgess, Merchant Navy Training Board
Five new ratings have begun permanent contracts with DFDS after completing apprenticeships. Could this be the solution to recruiting more UK ratings?
In this guest blog post published by UK Chamber of Shipping, Tore Longva from DNV GL Maritime explains all the different ways by which emissions regulation will be an industry game-changer.
Out of 20 operational shipping lines 8 lines were either being purchased or complete being merged into another big groups , 1 has been bankrupt
Peter Sand, Chief Shipping Analyst, BIMCO
The trade war is a speeding train, accelerating with every trade-restrictive retaliatory measure imposed and becoming ever more difficult to stop.
Bo Sørensen, master mariner / coating inspector
Wire brushing is used and misunderstood, as an easy and cheap method to “clean” corroded spots before painting.
Gunter Schütze, M. Eng., Master Mariner
The article “How Big Data and Analytics are Transforming Recruitment and HR” is informative because it is a pleading for a data based and data analyzing recruiting.
Written by Sam Aubry, Consultant, Maritime & Shipp
Cruises have long been a holiday favourite. Stopping at a variety of destinations and with luxury on-board facilities, tourists worldwide choose to spend their summers on the seas.
When two of the world’s top trading partners, get entangled in a stand-off, where the outbreak of a trade war could become the extended tool of intense negotiations, we’d better prepare for what may come.
The new start up company SeaSearch is about to launch the first maritime platform, which breaks down the traditional silos in maritime thinking and provides services across the industry with only one entry point.
Jakob le Fevre
A personal report from my participation in the 2017 Peter Gast Regatta.
Lars Jensen CEO, Partner at SeaIntelligence
The consolidation in container shipping continues, with OOCL now being taken over by COSCO - with the usual caveat that we need to see the ruling from relevant competition authorities
By leveraging collaboration, communication and trust companies will not only create leaner and more agile organisations it’s also beneficial for retaining and attracting both employees and customers.
AUTOMATED SHIPS ARE ALMOST HERE – WHAT IS GOING TO BE THEIR IMPACT IN SHIPPING?