27 June

Technologies that will change the future of shipping

Not long ago, UNCTAD published its traditional annual review of the maritime industry Review of Maritime Transport 2018, which contains in-depth internal analysis of shipping over the past year and a fairly accurate forecast for the next few years. According to experts, the shipping industry shows good results. In 2017, the increase was 4%, and the […]

25 June

International Day of Seafarer – 2019

Dear sailors! It’s your professional holiday – International Day of the Seafarer! Congratulations!

21 June

Interesting: the most significant and loaded seaports of the world

Сегодня мы сосредоточим свое внимание на самых продуктивных «морских воротах» мира, в которых ежедневно происходит перевалка, прибытие и отплытие просто гигантского количества кораблей и грузов. Глядя на количество обрабатываемых ими двадцатифутовых эквивалентов (так называемые TEU – от англ. twenty-foot equivalent unit), впору по-настоящему восхититься. И в данный ТОП войдут именно такие порты – самые значимые, […]

19 June

5 interesting facts about the Strait of Messina

The Strait of Messina separates the island of Sicily from the Apennine Peninsula and connects the Ionian Sea to the Tyrrhenian. There are constant currents – weak and double-layered in depth: in the upper layer – to the north (montante), in the lower layer – to the south (skandent). The reason is that the Tyrrhenian […]

13 June

Is Algae fuel the future of shipping?

The American oil miner ExxonMobil has published a video about a project for the production of biofuels from algae with a high oil content. They have been engaged in research on its creation together with Synthetic Genomics, a company engaged in the production of alternative types of fuel, for ten years, reports RPSM:

07 June

Seaspan: 250 guests, amazing atmosphere, unforgettable emotions!

250 guests, amazing atmosphere, unforgettable emotions – it’s all about the party in honor of the Seaspan Odessa Officers Forum 2019!