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Alternative fuels the options


DNV GL has issued a new white paper assessing a range of alternative fuels and technologies. Titled “Alternative fuels and technologies for greener shipping”, the paper examines the cost, availability, regulatory challenges and environmental benefits of alternative fuels and technologies.

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As the Environment Wins, Ship Engines May Lose


The upcoming regulations on the sulphur content in ship fuel, lowering it from 3.5% to 0.5% in 2020, is pushing shipping’s fuel mix to be more diverse. This means that natural gas and other low carbon and sulphur alternatives will go to the forefront in order to ensure the protection of the environment.

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2018 Naval Architecture Employment Review


What is the outlook in employment for new graduates and experienced Naval Architects in 2018?

Are the expectations and ambitions of Naval Architects and employers aligned, or will there be a growing disparity between the two parties?

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