Computational Fluid Dynamics

Over just the past fifteen years, the use of Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) has become mainstream in ship design.

NRF: Imports at US Ports to Keep Growing through Summer

Imports at US major retail container ports should see steady increases through the summer and into the fall, ...

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Imports at Top US Container Ports Set to Rise

Despite developments in Washington, imports at the major US retail container ports should see double-digit ...

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Dockers to Shut Down US East Coast, Gulf Coast Ports?

The International Longshoremen’s Association (ILA) has called for a one-day shutdown of US East Coast and ...

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Major US Retail Ports Busy During Holidays

Imports at the major US retail container ports saw a larger than expected increase during the industry’s busy ...

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Holiday Shopping Raises Imports at Top US Container Ports

Imports at major retail container ports in the US are expected to be up 3.2 percent this December over the same ...

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U.S. Retailers Fear for Cargo aboard Hanjin Ships

The National Retail Federation and the Hardwood Federation have led a coalition of 120 organizations representing ...

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August Import Volume Set to Rise in US Container Ports

An increase in cargo import cargo volume at major retail container ports in the US is expected in August as the ...

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NRF: US Import Volumes Drop from Last Year’s Records

Import cargo volume at major retail container ports in the US is expected to be at some of its highest levels ever ...

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NRF: US Imports on a Steady Rise

Import cargo volume at the United States’ major retail container ports has begun its annual climb toward ...

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Cargo Volumes at US Container Ports Expected to Go Down

Import cargo volume at major US retail container ports is expected to decline year-over-year for the next few ...

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NRF: Strikes at East, Gulf Coast Ports Not the Way to Go

The US National Retail Federation called on the International Longshoremen’s Association and the U.S. Maritime ...

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Major US Retail Ports to Top 18M TEU in Imports in 2015

Import cargo volume at major U.S. retail container ports is expected to increase 8.3 percent this month over the ...

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Larger Ships Good News for US Retailers, But Not for Long

Some U.S. retailers are paying less to transport their merchandise this year due to the use of more large-capacity ...

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US Retailers Urge Passage of Port Statistics Bill

The US National Retail Federation and more than 100 other business groups have issued a letter calling for passage ...

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US Container Import Volumes Back to Normal

US Container Import Volumes Back to Normal

Import cargo volume at major US retail container ports has returned to normal levels following ratification of a ...

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PORTS Act Aimed at Tackling Port Disruptions Introduced

Legislation that would amend the United States Taft-Hartley Act to allow governors to intervene in port labor ...

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Vessel Oversupply to Drag US Freight Rates Down

Vessel Oversupply Will Drag US Freight Rates Down

Import cargo volume at major US retail container ports is returning to normal levels as officials prepare to count ...

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Import Cargo Volumes at US Ports Not Subsiding

Import cargo volume at the United States’ major retail container ports is expected to rise 16.9 percent this month ...

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NRF Calls for Negotiations at U.S. West Coast Ports

The National Retail Federation yesterday urged maritime management and the union representing dockworkers along the ...

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