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Extension of the continental shelf and natural resources – An overview

By Rajiv Kumar Singh Principal, Aims Maritime Academy Definition of continental shelf as per UNCLOS III 1982: Article 76 of UNCLOS gives the definition of continental shelf....

DIRECTIONAL STABILITY OF THE VESSEL

A ship has available to it motion in three axes. Motion on the “X” axis is roll, motion on the “Y” axis is pitch,...

The Working Principle of Variable Frequency Drives

As per recent energy report, 60 percent of the power produced on board ship is used to operate motors pumps. These pumps are controlled...

TPC (TONNAGE PER CENTIMETER)

It is the required tonnes to cause the ship sink or rise by one centimeter (1cm) from any mean Draught. As per the definition of...

AUTO PILOT

In the early days of the marine industry, the vessels required the continuous attention of seamen to sail safely. As ship range increased, allowing...

5 REASONS WHY LNG ?

  Up to 90% reduction of NOx is achievable. 100% reduction in Sox emitted. Higher calorific value than fuel oil with about 20% reduction...

DIFFERENT TECHNOLOGIES FOR BALLAST WATER TREATMENT

The most common and economic means of transporting goods are indeed the mighty ships sailing all across the vast seas spread across the world. Ships...

ELECTRIC PROPULSION SYSTEM FOR SHIPS

In order to meet the challenge of high operating cost and marine pollution, ships propulsion system have changed from conventional power system to electric...

RVCR-The New Revolutionary Machine Mechanism

(1st among core inventions from India) The Prelude. This article highlights the latest development in Machine Mechanism which is based on an invention by an...

WHAT IS THE KYOTO PROTOCOL?

The Kyoto Protocol is an international agreement linked to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, which commits its Parties by setting internationally...

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