E-seal standard in sight

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Progress on the standardisation front has not been confined wholly to the mechanical seal, as its electronic or β€œsmart” counterpart is a...

Keeping the brakes on correctly

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Brake manufacturers are finding better ways to make sure that brakes maintain their correct torque and coefficient of friction in demanding ...

Insurance claims through the roof

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The very substantial pecuniary effects of the HYUNDAI FORTUNE containership casualty last year are still ricocheting around the marine insur...

Forming close attachments to FLTs

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Performance standards for paper roll clamps have continued to rise as shippers and their customers reduce their damage tolerance levels. Alt...

Trends in the TOS market

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TOS suppliers are finding new opportunities in the US market with the integration of tracking and asset management technologies and with sys...

More boxes overboard

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Unofficial estimates suggest that up to 5,000 containers are lost overboard every year. As containerships get bigger, that figure seems like...

More ways of knowing where everything is

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The technology options for real time locating and position detection systems are increasing rapidly as suppliers look to reduce the cost of ...

Crane power systems on a surge

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The market for mobile electrification systems is diversifying considerably and more operators are willing to try new systems and some are pr...

Ankara struggles with port reforms

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The TCDD port privatisation process has finally moved ahead again with the concession of Mersin and (now most likely) Izmir, but local, priv...