Essays about: "Maritime Sector"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 25 essays containing the words Maritime Sector.

  1. 1. Offshore wind to hydrogen for powering port land mobility : Case study in Port of Valencia.

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Energisystem och byggnadsteknik

    Author : Jose Luis Blay Pomar; [2022]
    Keywords : wind-to-hydrogen; port land mobility; Port of Valencia; hydrogen;

    Abstract : Maritime cargo transport is a major energy consumer and polluting sector, accounting for 90% of world trade in goods and responsible for 2.5% of global greenhouse gas emissions per year. READ MORE

  2. 2. Autonomus sea trade, possibility for the near future? : A study on the possibility and probability of unmanned vessel trade, economical sustainability and willingness from ship and cargo owners.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Sjöfartshögskolan (SJÖ)

    Author : Albert Modin; [2022]
    Keywords : sea trade; autonomous; maritime; shipping;

    Abstract :  The advanced technology has influenced every industry including the automotive sector, communication industry, maritime, and electronic sector. Through a qualitative research method this study aims to explore the possibility of employing unmanned and automated sea vessels in sea trade along with its major benefits and challenges to get a clearer view of where and when unmanned and automated sea vessels is going to change the future of the maritime sector. READ MORE

  3. 3. Hydrogen Fuel Cell Lifetime Simulation in Marine Applications

    University essay from KTH/Kraft- och värmeteknologi

    Author : Yifeng Zhong; [2022]
    Keywords : maritime transportation; FEMFC; lifetime simulation; degradation mechanism; empirical relationship; semi-empirical approach; sjötransport; PEM-bränsleceller; livslängdssimulering; nedbrytningsmekanism; empiriskt samband; semi-empiriskt tillvägagångssätt;

    Abstract : Maritime transportation emits about 3% of global greenhouse gas, International Maritime Organization (IMO) aims to reduce shipping’s emissions by 50% with respect to 2008 levels. Proton exchange membrane fuel cells (PEMFCs) are considered among the most promising clean technologies for decarbonizing the maritime sector. READ MORE

  4. 4. Supply Chain Resilience: Disruptions in Global Maritime Transportation

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS)

    Author : Vivien Andresen; Mathilda Björn; [2022]
    Keywords : Supply chain resilience; Global maritime transportation; Dynamic and operational capabilities; Supply chain risk management; Supply chain disruptions; COVID-19 and Suez Canal blockage-21;

    Abstract : Supply chain resilience has become an important topic within supply chain management, as increasingly complex supply chains set out for increased risk in these networks. Supply chain resilience is a risk management approach that includes the ability to mitigate disruptions through specific capabilities. READ MORE

  5. 5. Inclusion of maritime transportation in the European Union Emission Trading System - A study investing the effects on the Swedish forest industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Caroline Ferning; [2021-06-18]
    Keywords : EU ETS; Swedish forest industry; Competitiveness; Shipping; Maritime transportation;

    Abstract : Shipping has a leading role in our globalised world and accounts for 90 % of the global trade volume transported over the world. International Maritime Organization (IMO) forecasts that the demand for shipping will increase in the future, hence leading to a rise in emissions. READ MORE