Latest News for: Ship designers


Greece says charterers should pay EU emissions trading costs

Seatrade Maritime News 10 May 2021
... Commission it should consider, instead of integrating shipping into the European Emissions Trading Scheme designed for other industries, the creation of a dedicated shipping fund that will be consistently financed by the shipping industry, depending on the emissions of each ship.

Berlin museum’s star exhibit ‘looted in genocide’

The Times/The Sunday Times 10 May 2021
The ship is 15 metres long, made from a single tree trunk and designed to carry 50 people, and is evocative for many young Germans of Disney’s ...

Why are modern 50mm lenses so damned complicated?

Digital Photography Review 09 May 2021
Lenses like Nikon's Z 50mm F1.2 S are bigger, heavier, more costly and more complex than older F1.2 designs ... First, some optical history Back in the days when men were iron and ships were wood, there were some things you could rely on. One of those things was your wide-aperture prime lens was a relatively simple double-guass design.

Hong Kong leaders failing to take pulse of the people

South China Morning Post 09 May 2021
My wife and I visit markets and venues around Hong Kong daily, and we see and feel a decline in the ...

Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, and Richard Branson each have a different plan for space. Here's ...

Business Insider 09 May 2021
Settlers will get there using a fleet of 1,000 SpaceX Starships - the towering, 387-foot-tall rocket ship the company is designing for deep-space travel.Jeff Bezos ... A sneak peek at the final design of Blue Origin's New Shepard capsule for suborbital space tourists.

India's covid response backed by a coalition of US corporates, says Nisha Biswal

Live Mint 09 May 2021
NEW DELHI ... The “Global Task Force on Pandemic Response ... This is because the US sees India as one of its “anchor partners" in the Indo-Pacific region, Biswal says. Here are edited excerpts from an interview. ... Govt ... In coordination with the Government of India, they will be assembled and shipped to designated healthcare facilities for immediate use ... .

Chinese drones a killer eye in the sky in Myanmar

Asiatimes 09 May 2021
The military acknowledged on April 29 that five rockets were fired by an unknown source were launched into the airbase, though no casualties or damage to military equipment were reported ... Images ... SIPRI’s data covers major conventional weapons such as aircraft, armored vehicles, artillery, radar systems, missiles, and ships designed for military use.

Baltic Sea Operator Expands Fleet with New TundRA

The Maritime Executive 08 May 2021
These new tugs are specifically designed for the year-round service in the Baltic Sea and particularly in the Northern part of the Gulf of Bothnia, which is covered with heavy ice in wintertime, where ice coverage lasts up to 3 months ... The tug was designed and constructed to the following Bureau Veritas Notation..

Texas A&M Maritime Academy NSMV Named for the State

The Maritime Executive 08 May 2021
The ship is the fourth in a new class series of vessels specifically designed to support both maritime training needs and disaster response capabilities ... The 524-foot state-of-the-art ship represents a significant investment by the federal government in supporting the future of the maritime industry and future merchant mariners in Texas.

ClassNK Issues AiP to Kawasaki Heavy Industries for CCS

The Maritime Executive 08 May 2021
Having received an application from Kawasaki, ClassNK carried out the design review of the newly developed CCS*2 for a hydrogen liquified carrier based on its Part N of Rules for the Survey and Construction of Steel Ships incorporating the IGC Code, and its guidelines incorporating the IMO’s interim recommendations.

Graduation is happening: Here are special gift ideas for the Class of 2021

The Oregonian 08 May 2021
Stationery company Minted has artist-designed announcement cards that also read “Stronger for this” and “So this gal’s [or guy’s] still graduating ... The frame is built and assembled by hand and then shipped to you. The company also offers design services ... Customize the color and add text, logo, monogram, collegiate symbol or a personal design.

Quiz about Coke

Business Line 08 May 2021
Pop Culture. 1 ... 2 ... 3 ... 4. This specific innovation, the first of its kind for such a product, was originally designed as a convenience for US soldiers during World War II but could not be used because of the lack of raw material ... 5 ... 6 ... 7 ... 8 ... The ‘six-pack’ was first designed by Coca-Cola ... The Coca-Cola aluminium pull-top cans which were easier to ship abroad.

Disney Imagineer Reveals Galactic Starcruiser Detail They Are Most Excited For Fans To Experience

Cinema Blend 07 May 2021
As a design fan and Star Wars nerd, those two things coming together has been extremely fun to see coming to life aboard the ship. While the Halcyon, the starcruiser that guests have boarded, is the height of luxury, it's not a "new" ship by any means, and so some of the design elements are a bit dated for the era in which the trip takes place.

Shi.E.L.D. forecasts West Africa transhipment boom

Seatrade Maritime News 07 May 2021
already has experience in Guinea as technical, operations and crew manager for the vessel Bulk Borneo, a ship it designed and built. The ship is owned by PT ABL and loads around 35,000 tons of bauxite per day into bulk carriers ... WISTA Africa group promotes effective mentoring of women in shipping.

Hot breakbulk market underlines MPV newbuilding shortfall: Drewry, Toepfer

Journal of Commerce 07 May 2021
BBC Chartering."][/caption]Aging ship designs, uncertainty about supplies of next-generation ship fuels, and a demand recovery ...