How To Avoid Container Losses

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Considering how many containers are lost at sea, shipping companies and the shipping industry, in general, need practical tools to face this contingency. Data from the World Shipping Council Containers Lost At Sea – 2020 Update shows 1,382 shipping containers, on average, are lost at sea each year.

How Can I Decrease My Alpha Factor Margin?

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There are many pieces of information that are collected when planning a marine operation, from the risk assessment to its alpha factor. These practices are in place to ensure that any process is done safely and that the equipment and crew are protected from unsafe weather conditions.

Weather’s Role In Utility Asset Management

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Utility asset management is an undeniable challenge. Not only are most utility assets expensive and challenging to replace, but utility companies also face a great deal of pressure from both customers and regulatory bodies to keep those assets in continual working order. 

The Effect of Ship Motion on Operability

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The ocean is constantly moving, and therefore, so is your ship. That motion can impact your operability, creating work windows wherein your crew can complete specific tasks. That is why it is so essential for you to prepare a Hazard and Operability Study, better known as a HAZOP analysis.

Weather AI Makes The Case For Human Input

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AI has advanced weather forecasting ranging from more accurate nowcasts to predicting impact. The enhanced data also points to a greater need for risk communicators.

What’s Ahead for Rest of Winter

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While most of the country had a mild start to winter, recent forecasts indicate the possibility for extreme winter weather across portions of the U.S.