Applied Weather Technology (AWT) was acquired by StormGeo in January 2014, and has changed its name as part of the process of merging with its parent company. Below you will find the 5 most asked questions regarding the transition.
Wording is everything when it comes to maritime disputes, especially those involving speed and fuel consumption. Anyone who works in this area knows that words like “about” mean different things to different people and can cause a lot of angst.
Thought Leader and VP of Shipping Products, Mike O'Brien, looks into the future of the shipping industry to discuss how advancing technologies such as increased digital connection, autonomous shipping and vessel motion sensors will alter the way we route ships.
Estimates for the number of containers lost vary from a couple of hundred each year, all the way to 10,000. However, the most recent and widely accepted report is from the World Shipping Council, which in 2014, polled its member companies. These companies make up 90% of the world’s containership capacity.