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ISSUE 60 | NOVEMBER 2018
Is it time to scrap the Jones Act?
Opinions are divided over the usefulness of the arcane Jones Act for US shipping
The 80/20 rule to optimising voyages
Why weather forecasting is a shippers’ best bet when it comes to optimising vessel performance
bUILDING AN ETHICAL CARGO SHIP
The story behind a clean-energy vessel that aims to empower Senegalese micro-entrepreneurs
The potential of auto-berthing technology
A new Japanese project is looking into developing new auto-berthing systems
What is the importance of sounding?
As hydrographic survey technologies have improved, so too has port authorities’ ability to map out the seafloor
An interview with Zencargo
Co-founder and CEO Alex Hersham reveals how Zencargo could bring digital efficiency to the next level
Is shipping prepared for cyberattacks?
A cybersecurity expert weighs in on the industry’s lack of preparedness in face of an attack