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Maersk Training’s Anthony Greener, Maritime Business Development Manager, discusses the pivotal importance of correct training in the industry and the latest trends for 2016 The UK’s offshore industries are set for significant growth over the coming years and skilled workers are becoming more sought after to fill the increasing number

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Simply adapting the risk and safety concepts of land-based LNG developments is not the solution when it comes to FLNG design, believes Suba Sivandran The emergence of the floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) concept has seen an unprecedented focus on development activity and has reinforced the commercial interest in these

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Peter Mantel discusses how many stakeholders are starting to embrace new technologies, which can deliver significant benefits to operational performance The shipping industry holds tradition, custom and practice in high esteem, and quite rightly so. However, the old ways are not necessarily the most effective ways in the modern world.

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Patrice Flot examines the development of modern sensor technology for high horsepower engines and gensets Accurate and reliable sensor systems are critically important for verifying the performance of industrial engines and gensets. Effective engine monitoring ensures safe and efficient running, safeguarding people and the environment, whilst minimising operational and maintenance

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Reducing atmospheric emissions from marine shipping Carrying as much as 90 per cent of world trade, the international shipping industry is crucial to the intercontinental trade activities that underpin the global economy. It has been estimated that if the growth of the past 150 years continues, the current eight billion

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As the UK’s leading renewable energy trade association, RenewableUK represents a leading voice in championing renewable energy as a key component in tackling climate change. Andrew Dann speaks with Wave and Tidal Development Manager, Dee Nunn regarding the role played by tidal energy in addressing this complex issue Today more

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Mooring integrity monitoring in today’s market. By Rizwan Sheikh The need for mooring integrity monitoring has of late come back under the spotlight, not least because the use of floating production systems in the offshore oil and gas industry has been predicted to grow at a significant rate between now

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Jan Christensen explains why knowledge is key in operating efficiently in ECA zones It’s a fairly basic principle, but when having to make important decisions, understanding the options available to you is always the key. When it comes to fuel procurement, a mistake that can be made is in following

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From being little more than mobile cameras in their earlier guises, today’s electric ROVs are now able to perform an array of tasks so effectively that their success is prompting discussions on whether they are closing the gap on their larger, hydraulic cousins Electric ROVs can carry more than ever

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Dharmendra Singh and Ashok Bafana take a look at cloud computing in the shipping industry As an instrument ofglobal trade, the fortunes of the shipping industry naturally mirror the ups and down of the global economy. With the establishment of the World Trade Organization in the early 1990s, a truly

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