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Shipping needs a tech revolution

It's time to look to a world where voyage information and data from ship structures, components and machinery are centrally collected and used to enhance performance.
Wednesday, December 31, 2014 - 05:50
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Shipowners will need to significantly invest in new technologies, fuels and approaches to meet the standards being set under a global agreement to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

THE ocean is the highway of international trade. With more than 90 per cent of the world's goods transported across waters, the global shipping industry helps you turn on your lights, cook your favourite meal and even put petrol in your car. But that's not the only contribution the industry