Port Cities: Cape Town

Shipping connects the world with the journeys between ports. Take a journey through the port cities and get to know them. Standing between the majestic Table Mountain and the vast expanse of the Atlantic Ocean, Cape Town is a testament to the harmonious blend of history, culture and natural beauty.   Let’s learn more about…

Maritime Trends: Biodiesel

The potential of biodiesel, a renewable fuel made from organic materials like vegetable and animal fats, to lessen the maritime industry’s carbon footprint is gaining attention. Biodiesel is non-toxic, biodegradable, and emits fewer greenhouse gases than traditional fossil fuels. These characteristics make biodiesel a valuable alternative for maritime shipping.   Biodiesel as a Marine Fuel…

Tsunami-Proof Construction

Every year on November 5, we commemorate World Tsunami Awareness Day, an important reminder of the devastating impact of tsunamis and the necessity of being prepared.   This article will examine the idea of tsunami-proof cities and buildings, showcasing creative engineering concepts and designs that can minimise the effects of tsunamis and pave the way…

Most Haunted Sea Creatures

Do you like horror films? If yes, then join our voyage under the sea. But remember, for the most part, reality is stranger than fiction. There is a world of unusual and unfathomable beings that challenge our comprehension of the natural world down beneath the seas where the sun’s rays scarcely reach. Most eerie underwater…

Methanol Fueled Shipping

The colourless, flammable liquid methanol is a compelling candidate to power the enormous ships that travel across the globe. Methanol is an economical, safe, and proven marine fuel that can meet or surpass both present and future emissions limits, making it a viable option for the shipping sector.   Methanol as a Marine Fuel  …

Maritime Films – 2

Those depictions on the silver screen will delight you if you have a penchant for staggering oceans, choppy waves, and reckless sailors. It’s impossible to mention all the beauties of cinema yet here are the second half of some of the greatest maritime adventures.   Longitude     In two interconnected tales, the marine chronometer…

Sea Survival Stories

Remember Robinson Crouse, a novel by Daniel Defoe, the story of A sailor stranded on a desert island who must tap into his creativity and tenacity to survive. The novel’s in-depth description of events on the island offers insightful advice on how to survive in the wilderness. For ages, sailors and explorers even have utilized…

Port Cities: Shanghai

Shipping connects the world with the journeys between ports. Take a journey through the port cities and get to know them. We are acquainted with cities that never sleep but what about a port that can not rest? Shanghai integrates every aspect of a prosperous city: culture, business, entertainment, and beauty.   A fascinating past…