Tag: Transport

Aarhus, Denmark - July 20, 2017: The high-speed ferry EXPRESS 2 of the shipping company Molslinjen is moored at the pier in the port of Aarhus (Denmark).
Engineering and Technology, Industrial journalism, Shipping, Technology

Pump it up! Bigger and better uses for water-jet technology

Water jets are no longer used just for thrill-seeking jet-skiers. Now larger boats in a variety of applications are using the technology for propulsion – so what’s powering the trend? The first thing that may come to mind when you think of water-jet propulsion is the jet skis that are […]

Engineering and Technology, Innovation, International Maritime Organization, Shipping

Cyber pirates terrorising the high seas

Fancy security hardware and software alone will not be not enough to prevent cyber crime. Industry and corporate culture are also crucial to make sure that developers, operations staff and partners work harmoniously together to manage security in central enterprise applications and infrastructure, and in distributed/edge IoT-enabled ships and vessels.

Bernd Eilitz Siemens Wind Power GmbH & Co. KG SGRE CC&PA EC Beim Strohhause 17-31 20097 Hamburg, Germany Tel.: +49 40 2889-8842 Mobile: +49 172 7741889 mailto:bernd.eilitz@siemens.com http://www.siemens.com/wind
Design, Shipping, Technology

Why Adaptation Is the New Reality for Offshore Wind Energy Logistics

Everything about the wind energy business is getting bigger. For example, current turbines averaging 4.1 MW with a hub height of 90 meters will soon be replaced by 11-MW giants with hubs 125 meters off sea level and blades spanning 190 meters. Their blade tips will cut the air at well over […]

Copy writing, Journalism

Recent work in August

Here are a few examples describing or introducing some of my recent energy journalism, copywriting and other corporate communication work, which I have completed for various clients during the month of August. Energy Focus How energy companies are evolving In the past, an energy company might focus on just one […]

Design, Shipping, Technology, Trains, Transport

Transport

Getting on the Right Track The question being asked by the region’s football fans is – “Will it be possible to take a train from major cities – such as Kuwait City, Riyadh or Abu Dhabi – to see the World Cup in Qatar in 2022? The Gulf Coast Countries […]