SUPPLYTIME 2017 – job well done

Its immediate predecessor, Supplytime 2005, was leaning toward owners, who enjoyed certain exceptions when it came to liability. The colour of fairness was red: mark-up changes had to be made to the Bimco form to strike balance. It is for that reason that we consider the Supplytime 2017 a job well done. Read more.


A reality check for autonomous shipping in 2018

Autonomous vessels are generating increasing interest in the shipping industry, both due to novelty and promising commercial benefits. However, despite all the buzz actual investments in projects involving autonomous vessels remain few and far between. This article will take a closer look at the commercial and legal realities explaining why there is no imminent sea change in sight. Read more.