07/02/18 - Smart sails
Autonomous cars are already being tested on the streets and it looks like crewless ships will follow in the water, we believe at Gosling Insure a Boat. Rolls-Royce, which is working on autonomous technology in the maritime sector, envisages a remotely-operated local vessel being in operation by 2020 and a remotely-operated autonomous vessel in international […]
17/06/17 - Mass Decommissioning Of North Sea Oil Rigs In The Pipeline
After over 10 years of careful planning and over 300 studies, Shell is preparing to dismantle the Brent field rigs.
17/05/17 - Hushcraft Thrust Pilot Pod Drive
Hushcraft is testing out its full hybrid diesel-electric conversion system on Eva May, a revamped 1979 Princess 41. Is this new technology up to speed, or just a big waste of energy? Hybrid boats are nothing new, with serial hybrids – the most common kind, combining a diesel engine and an electric motor – readily […]