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The increasing emphasis on operational costs is bringing growing ship owner recognition of the role of independent marine diesel engine overhaul and maintenance providers, says Sarah Wade

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LNG bunker fuel: weathering the oil price storm. By Grace Quinn

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How alternative fuels are going to shape the future marine fuel mix. By Dirk Kronemeijer

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Taking place from 6th to 9th September 2016, the 27th SMM will provide further valuable insights to those in the shipping industry. Claus Ulrich Selbach, Business Unit Director of Maritime and Technology Fairs at Hamburg Messe and Congress, tells Jo Cooper what guests should expect from the leading maritime trade fair this year.

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How Japan can lead the marine renaissance. By Tim Schweikert Being an island nation, Japan is inevitably dependent on seaborne trade. Over time, this has led to it becoming a strong player in the global maritime market. Japan’s shipbuilding pedigree has gained the country a foothold in LNG carriers, dry

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How real-time insight into the impact of sand erosion is maximising gas production in the Caribbean Sea

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When it comes to safety at sea, the reliability of equipment is paramount. Libbie Hammond spoke to Chris Feibusch and Henrik Pålsson about dealing with the dangerous issue of counterfeit safety products

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Gerry Northwood asks: is a relaxation of the security in the Indian Ocean the next big risk? The close of 2015 brought significant changes to internationally recognised security policy in the Indian Ocean. In December, the maritime community scaled down the size of the Best Management Practice (BMP 4) High

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As legislation that is yet to achieve worldwide ratification, ballast water treatment regulations have a notably long, and sometimes stormy, history. Here Matt Granitto examines the issues facing ship owners and operators with regards to on-board ballast water management system installation

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Big data delivers a bigger impact. By Esa Henttinen

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