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The shipping industry is currently undergoing rapid regulatory changes while facing the pressures of digitization. It is certainly an interesting and exciting time for shipping innovation, but there are no doubts that this transition also poses huge risks and opportunities for long-standing shipbuilding companies. There are numerous reports today from regulatory bodies, class societies, and consultancies that share their predictions for the future of shipping.

How do they really square with the reality of the industry’s adaption? This series is an exploration of the interesting inflection point that the maritime industry is facing.

An Introduction

The existing ocean landscape is at a very interesting point today, not only because established maritime industries are facing a sustainability inflection point but also because of new emergent ocean-related sectors. …


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Here is a list of the cool lot of things you can explore during your quarantine:

Online Learning — Learn Whenever and from Wherever

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It’s this messy process of absorbing everything you encounter in the effort to ironically declutter the landfill of information you gathered this week. Next thing you know, you’re 30 tabs in. I thought…

Janica Echavez

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