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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....

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...

FUEL CELL TECHNOLOGY: THE MOST PRACTICAL, VIABLE ZERO-EMISSIONS SOLUTION

Batteries are a zero-emission power solution for smaller vessels that operate with short duty cycles, for example, small passenger ferries and lake service boats....

SHIP ENERGY EFFICIENCY

Almost 90% of world trade is carried by approximately 90000 ships through sea routes. Just like other modes of transportation which uses fossil fuels,...

EEDI

  Regulation 20 Attained Energy Efficiency Design Index The actual EEDI of a vessel is called the attained EEDI and its calculated based on guideline published by...

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...

CYLINDER LUBRICATION SYSTEM

Introduction Cylinder lubrication is an accessory applied to facilitate the operation of a two- stroke crosshead diesel engine. Failure in operation may cause considerable damage...

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...

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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