Are you ready for the new normal?

At last year’s Simcenter conference in Prague, the keynote speaker Nancy Rademaker used cassette tapes as one example of the ‘old normal’ – something which was the standard once but has now been re……

Simcenter Amesim ready to sail the high seas

 

 
Simcenter Amesim has been serving the marine industry for quite a long time. It is reflected in our long-standing relationships with Hyundai Heavy Industries, Man Diesel……

Brabant’s DMS Holland Magnus Master

If there’s anything that can disrupt a relaxing trip on the water, it’s an unstable boat. Whether you’re fishing, scuba diving, or just out on the water, ship stability is an essential part……

Improving existing technology to meet shipping emissions targets

“This is a very important signal for the shipping industry and the maritime cluster to work full steam ahead to reduce greenhouse gas emissions” said Panos Laskaridis, president of ECSA, The European……

Simulation-driven ship design: how to have your cake and eat it

My daughter has recently discovered a love of baking. Every weekend she chooses a new recipe from her cookbook, buys the ingredients then sets out to make her latest creation. As a parent I’m encoura……

Celebrating Engineer INNOVATION

 

 
“Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower” – Steve Jobs, Founder of Apple Corporation
 
From Archimedes to Galileo, Newton and Navier, history i……

Flying through the city: navigating on digital water

Humans have used rivers for transportation ever since we worked out how to build boats: letting the water take the strain means we can transport more goods or people over greater distances using less……

Vessel hybridization, too ambitious you said?

In one of his  previous article  Jan Van Os, vice president of marine industry strategy for Siemens PLM Software, explains how digitalization in the shipbuilding industry supports the oppor……

World Maritime Day 2018: Better shipping for a better future

Today is World Maritime Day 2018: this year the International Maritime Organization (IMO) is celebrating 70 years since the convention establishing the organization was adopted. To mark this event, t……