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Pieter Heerema - Sailing Around the World Alone

How to explain what it is like to sail the Vendée Globe, a round-the-world solo yacht race, non-stop and without ...

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Cutting Edge Technology to Manage Energy Consumption

One of the key issues ship owners and operators are facing is ensuring the efficient use of energy while at the ...

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The Maritime Industry Responds to Upcoming Regulations

The next few years will see some significant changes in emission regulations for shipowners. These include the ...

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Heat from the Port no Longer Goes to Waste

Joining forces under the banner Warmtealliantie Zuid-Holland (Zuid-Holland Heat Alliance), five parties including ...

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Minerva

One of the biggest conundrums in ship owners’ and ship designers’ offices today is which will be the fuel for ...

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Egbert Wagenborg

Only ten years ago, the motto of Dutch-built cargo ships was multi-purpose. A ship had to be versatile to adapt to ...

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RT Borkum

Rotortug is a spin-off company from Rotterdam-based towage operator Kotug. Rotortug BV develops and markets the ...

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Weather Routing

Seamen must be the first group of people who had an extensive knowledge of the weather. They recognised cloud ...

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BigRoll Is Taking It a Step Further

“BigRoll has delivered on its promises, we have grown from an ambitious newcomer to a reliable partner in the ...

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A Lecture about Speed versus Safety at Sea

Is it possible for ships to sail faster through rough water and keep the safety of the crew a priority? Lex ...

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Furuvik

Commissioned by Eureka Shipping of Oslo, Norway, Royal Bodewes has developed and built a 6,145 DWAT cement carrier ...

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Goulphar

Along with South-East Asia and Japan, Europe has an infrastructure which relies heavily on ferries and RoRo vessels ...

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Dutch Ingenuity at Work with Expansion of Panama Canal

Last March, it was announced that the Panama Canal Authority (ACP) ordered a vessel scheduling and maritime ...

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Circular Economy

There is a popular game to play during team building – try to get a bucket full of water across an obstacle ...

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The Vision of Jan Kees Pilaar

The yard Damen Shiprepair Rotterdam is located next to the river the Nieuwe Maas. The area, part of the Port of ...

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The Re-Emergence of Wind Power

A recently published report entitled “Study on the Analysis of Market Potentials & Market Barriers for ...

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A Matter of Measurement

Efficient ships are inherently more sustainable. As such, to reach sustainability targets, the maritime industry is ...

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The Dutch Maritime Cluster Monitor 2016

The Netherlands is a maritime nation. This fact is proven by the numbers recently released by Maritime by Holland, ...

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All Hands on Deck

Looking back, I have to conclude that it has been a turbulent year for the Dutch maritime industry. We’ve had both ...

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Digital Optimisation

Taking a look at the world around us, it is clear that technology is making boundless industrial and societal ...

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Looking at the year 2050 with NISS

When celebrating a centennial anniversary, it is tempting not to look back. But the National Institute for Shipping ...

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