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The Next Generation Of Boat Building: Buckypaper & Graphene

New materials are allowing boat builders to design and create stronger, more durable craft. Buckypaper and graphene are transforming what is capable in the marine industry.

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New Marine Trends To Watch in 2019

New technology and new materials are driving the marine sector forward, allowing for bold new ship designs. Whether built for the shipping industry, cruises, or races, the ways ships are being designe...

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Historical Figures In Engineering: Martha Coston

Martha Coston was an American inventor in the 19th Century, and played a pivotal role in making maritime exploration and sailing significantly safer thanks to her improvement of one of the most import...

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Best Marine Companies To Work For in 2019

The Marine industry has enjoyed growth thanks to an influx of new technology and large scale investment. Revolutionary new designs, materials, and even AI systems are changing the way ships are built ...

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How Engineering Is Making The Marine Sector Safer

Engineering is all about making things better or safer. While the marine industry has enjoyed centuries of innovation, things can always be improved. New technology is making things more efficient for...

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How Satellites Can Defend Against Pirates

Piracy has been a fact of Marine life since the first boats sailed across the seas. As boats have changed, pirates have become more sophisticated, more intelligent and harder to catch. Since internati...

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How Autonomous Technology Will Impact the Marine Industry

Autonomous technology is impacting every industry involved with transportation. Autonomous vehicles, ocean cleaning drones, even autonomous planes: autonomous technology is changing how we think about...

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Why Spain Is Crucial to The Marine Industry

The Marine industry is booming thanks to increased efficiency and a renewed importance on global trade. Spain is one of the global Marine’s sector’s biggest success stories, and the industry is going ...

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Masts and Rigging In Modern Boat Design

As it was discussed in a previous post, an essential part of enhancing boat performance is optimising their weight. Mast and rigging design play an important role on managing the boat’s weight as well...

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What Are Smart Ports and Why Are They Important for The Marine Industry?

Later to adopt new technology, and still mostly running on crude oil fuel when cleaner alternatives are available, the Marine sector could seem low-tech compared to Aerospace or other transportation i...

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How AR Will Play A Role in Naval Combat

Large institutions can sometimes be slow to adopt new technology. New systems take time to learn and may not always integrate well with current standard procedures. Although retraining teams can be ti...

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What is LNG And Why Is It Important to The Marine Industry?

LNG (Liquified Natural Gas) could potentially be the next big shift in the marine industry. Shipping is responsible for transporting around 90% of the goods in the world and is a massive user of carbo...