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Blockchain Technology & Its Advantages for the Shipping Industry
Blockchain Technology & Its Advantages for the Shipping Industry

It’s the era of the Industrial Revolution 4.0! Blockchain, the Internet of Things, Artificial Intelligence, Cloud, Automation and more such technologies are entering in different industries and changing the way they function. The advancement of technologies helps in optimising businesses’ productivity, reducing the operational cost and time involved. One such technology that can usher a […]

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5 Things to Consider When Choosing a Cargo Shipping Company
5 Things to Consider When Choosing a Cargo Shipping Company

The world today is a global village. There is a seamless transfer of goods and products taking place across the globe from one continent to another. The possibilities of cargo export all over the world are endless. Among the various cargo modes, one of the oldest, most reliable, and perfect means of transporting heavy and […]

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An Insight into Ocean Shipping Containers
An Insight into Ocean Shipping Containers

Containers are the lifelines of ocean transport. Studies indicate that around 20 million containers worldwide are on the move at any given time. While they all look the same, a bunch of rectangular boxes varying in size, design and colour, their uses vary greatly. This makes knowing about different shipping containers necessary. It will help […]

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Covid 19 : Maritime Security
COVID-19: Health & Safety Measures On & Off the Port

COVID-19 has changed much for everyone. Stay at home and stay safe is applicable to most people across the globe. However, life at sea and ports cannot stop. They are the global lifelines involved in shipping goods worldwide. Ports and seafarers ensure that the medical supplies, food, fuel, and raw materials continue to reach their […]

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5 Things Deck Officers Should Check During Cargo Watch

Are you planning to ship goods using the marine medium? Did you know the Deck Officer-in-charge will have a vital role to play? Responsible for the navigation, safe handling of vessel and cargo, communications between the ship and shore, handling and delivery of the shipment, the Deck Officer dispenses several crucial roles and responsibilities in […]

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An Insight into the Process of Dry Docking of Ships
An Insight into the Process of Dry Docking of Ships

Is it time to dry dock the vessel? Everyone in the marine space relates to dry docking of ships as the ship has to undergo this process several times during its lifetime. The method of dry-docking involves many details and procedures. In this blog post by Alphard Maritime, we will share you with the necessary […]

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Marine Radars : Alphard Maritime
Marine Radars & Their Use in Shipping

Radar technology entered into the marine space during World War II. From 1942, this technology started getting used in the commercial space. Vessels got equipped with Shipping Radars for safe navigation and enhancing the detection of enemy ships. As radar technology evolved, the marine radar became a vital equipment in the safe navigational watch. With […]

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5 Points to Consider When Preparing for Safety Equipment Survey on Ships
5 Points to Consider When Preparing for Safety Equipment Survey on Ships

Life is precious off and onboard! Safety assumes paramount significance in the maritime industry. Much care and caution need to be observed onboard as a ship is prone to many mishaps and taking every required precaution is a must for a safe and smooth journey. There are several protocols involved and various safety equipment that […]

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Offshore Construction in Shipping Industry, Benefits & Beyond
Offshore Construction in Shipping Industry, Benefits & Beyond

Offshore construction opens new horizons for the shipping industry. It covers an array of facilities built away from the shore and makes the production of many valuable resources possible. It is with these structures that the production of oil, gas and electricity becomes a reality. Even the transmission of these resources onshore is a part […]

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