The shipping giant, AP Moller Maersk, which is keen on becoming carbon neutral, is expanding its investment in the same to cut down the emissions. As per the reports, company will be putting Air Lubrication System on one of its ship. If you hear the industry experts, this system tends to give around 10% reduction in energy consumption. The company will install one of Silverstream Technology’s proprietary Air Lubrication Systems which tends to create a air bubble carpet around the hull, so it have less resistance with water and hence lesser load on the engine. Maersk is also coming up with METHANOL powered ships which are due to be out of the yard from the year 2023.
As per the recent news coming from the corona spread, it is believed that around 26 ships of united states navy have positive corona cases or are infected with corona. This is sad news. United States is among the largest hit country by the corona virus. All over the world, weather merchant ships or navy […]
As we know that prices of crude oil have touched rock bottom, China is taking advantage of such situation by importing crude oil in bulk with help 117, very large crude carrier ships. And after processing storing the same for future. China is among the biggest importer of the crude oil in the world. Storing […]
UPDATE 2: Official Statement by Company: Hamburg, 18 April 2020, 0720 hours – Managers Zeaborn Ship Management regret to advise that in the afternoon of 16 April 2020 one of its valued seafarers of its managed container vessel Spirit of Hamburg has suffered fatal injuries following what is believed to be a violent incident with […]