Technology

Pori_waterjets MKFI [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
Innovation, Shipping, Technology

A look at water jets

An increasing number of ships are using water jets instead of propellers for moving vessels through water.

Maersk Line cargo ship unloading containers in Ports of Auckland New Zealand
Engineers, Innovation, Shipping, Technology

A look at the Triple E Class

For port operators, Maersk EEE vessels are proving a challenge having containers stacked 23 rows wide across the deck, whilst most existing ports are equipped with the current post-Panamax cranes with a 22-container row wide vessel reach.

Portliner barge
Energy, Europe, Innovation, Investment, Shipping, Technology

Are batteries a viable option for shipping?

However, efforts by innovators to electrify shipping has only just begun. In a few months, for instance, we will see the first 100 percent electric barges operating in the inland waters serving the European ports of Antwerp, Amsterdam, and Rotterdam.

Eniday, Power, Renewables, Technology, Wind Power

How to design a wind farm

For investors, developers and operators of wind farms, considerable effort and costs are expended in finding a suitable site, gaining planning approval, purchasing its components and supervising its construction and commissioning… This feature looks at some of the issues involved in getting a commercial onshore wind farm fully commissioned and serving the […]

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Energy, Engineers, Industrial journalism, Investment, Journalism, Renewables, Technology

April 2019 business work for clients

Here is a list of some of the business work including energy and technology writing and public relations, I have done for a variety of corporate and media clients worldwide. For more about my work and services ring me in the UK 01865 762710 or from outside the UK on […]