Energy efficiency, reduced carbon print and greater use of renewable energy will b
Approximately 10% of a vessel’s energy costs and emissions are due to fouling on the hull. In the U.S.
Between 2011 and 2018, 92 out of 298 people who fell overboard in EU waters died. Survival chances depend on detection, response method, water temperature, and luck
Due to the imbalances in trade flows, 24% of containers that are being shipped around the world are empty.[1,2] Shipping patterns see containers loaded, for example, w
The unwanted accumulation of biological material on ship hulls, known as fouling, can cause an increase in fuel consumption by up to 40%. In the U.S.
Contemporary vessels are regarded as floating power plants because of the propulsion needed to overcome the friction and drag between the hull and seawater. Forcing
It is estimated that there are 25 million shipping containers in active service around the world, with around 6 million in transit, at any time. For over 60 years,
The electrification of the seas requires energy sources in remote places.
With approximately 3000 ships sailing at any one time, the North Sea is one of the busiest shipping areas in the world. Many of the medium-sized vessels require app
The maritime shipping industry currently transports 90% of the goods traded around the world. The industry is responsible for nearly 3% of the world’s CO2 emissions