Articles from the May 1, 2016 edition
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Propulsion Options for Better Steering and Fuel Efficiency
The last year has seen continued development of propulsion systems to meet the needs of operators of specialized vessels like harbor and escort tugs, ferries and fireboats. These range from... Full story
The Millennials: How to Recruit, Train and Retain the Next Generation of Mariners
The Millennials, those born between 1982 and 2000, are currently the largest demographic group in the US population. Now numbering 83.1 million according to the US Census, they represent more than one quarter of the nation’s population, and will... Full story
It’s probably no surprise that deepwater drilling expenditures are expected to be less than anticipated during the period 2016-2020, due to falling oil prices, according to Douglas-Westwood energy consultants. While current projects will likely...