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How the ship design process needs to change for a sustainable future

Marine vessels are some of the most complex machines on the planet, with many systems that need to work in…

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Looking into low-code applications and how they solve marine problems

We now live in a software-driven world. That fact impacts our lives and businesses. To future-proof their success, companies need…

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Using reality technologies to train and assist the marine workforce

Working in the marine industry comes with a certain amount of risk. Building ships and maneuvering them safely from point…

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What does it mean to have a digital fleet?

Operating a modern fleet is no easy feat. When you add in the many factors outside ship operators’ control, it…

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Creating a digital twin: The key to building a smart vessel

Uncertainty has gripped the marine industry in recent years. Ship owners and operators must concentrate on maintaining tight control of…

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Simulation: Powering innovation in electric ship propulsion

The marine industry has made strides toward building a more sustainable future in recent decades. The IMO has set aggressive…

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How an integrated approach to project management leads to better bids for shipbuilding projects

In recent years, uncertainty in the global economy has led the new-build marine market to contract. There are fewer projects…

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A new business model for the marine industry: Adding ship service & maintenance to your shipyard’s offerings

A ship in dock – rather than out at sea – is expensive for shipyards and ship owners. Yet every…

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Why the marine industry needs to ditch the design spiral in ship design and engineering

While the traditional design spiral method for designing marine vessels has been around for decades, new technology and new pressures…

Light-bulb economics and basic engineering of auxiliary systems

Be it light bulbs or heavy duty assets used onboard marine vessels, the cost of ownership matters. Find out how Siemens technologies enable sustainable designs.