Voices: Howard Fireman, SVP & CTO, ABS
As industry increasingly evolves on the digital transformation path, inevitably the focus turns to the move toward cloud computing.
Iconic USS Ranger Dismantled
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European Shipowners Welcome CO2 Emissions Trading System
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Liberian Registry, ICS Challenge Brazilian Court Ruling
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How Augmented Reality Technology Could Transform Shipping
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French Smart Port in Med
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Talos, Stone Energy Plan $2.5 Bln Merger
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Huon’s Tassie Homecoming
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Gulf Marine Eyes Acquisitions
Gulf Marine Services (GMS), the leading provider of advanced self-propelled self-elevating support vessels (SESVs) serving the offshore oil…
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