Essays about: "shipping safety"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 23 essays containing the words shipping safety.

  1. 1. Taking Responsibility: A Multi-Stakeholder Evaluation of the Shipbreaking and Ship Recycling Industry in South Asia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Karolina Arvidsson Kvissberg; [2018]
    Keywords : Substandard ship recycling; EHS standards; Stakeholder Influence; South Asia; A.P. Møller-Maersk; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The global fleet of 48,525 merchant ships is responsible for 90% of world trade, making the shipping industry invaluable in today’s globalised world. On average 1,000 of these ships reach the end-of-life and are recycled annually. Close to 80% of these vessels are disposed of on the coasts of India, Bangladesh and Pakistan. READ MORE

  2. 2. A Field Study in Shipping: Near Miss, A Mantra With Dubious Effect on Safety

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Mikkel Andersen; [2018]
    Keywords : Shipping; ISM code; Near-miss; progressive safety; awareness; loss prevention; accident pyramid; KPI; learning; power relations; FLMU06; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Safety is intertwined with learning, without learning safety would be a static construct. To advance, safety concepts and theories all rely on the art of processing knowledge and though learning attaining a contributing effect. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Swedish Container Shipping Industry: An Analysis of Service Quality Perception and its Measurement

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för service management och tjänstevetenskap

    Author : Héloïse Duault; [2018]
    Keywords : Supply Chain Logistics; Transportation; Shipping Industry; Container Shipping; Sweden; Service Quality; Quality Perception; Business-to-Business; Seaport Services; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Title: The Swedish Container Shipping Industry: An Analysis of the Service Quality Perception and its Measurement Purpose of the paper: The aim of this research paper is to gain a greater understanding of the container shipping industry. This way the notion of service quality can be brought to the given industry and acknowledge the perceptions of various actors regarding the aspects of quality in seaports. READ MORE

  4. 4. Autonomous ships and the operator's role in a Shore Control Centre - A comparative analysis on projects in the Scandinavian region and implementing the experience of Mariners to a new field of shipping

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för sjöfart och marin teknik

    Author : Peter Barthelsson; Jacob Sagefjord; [2017]
    Keywords : Shore Control Centre Remote Operator Autonomous Ships Bridge Resource Management;

    Abstract : Automation is a concept that is rapidly evolving in many fields. The development of autonomous cars and trucks are already being seen publicly. Autonomous ships is bound to follow but the complexity of ships creates a big challenge. The main reasons autonomous systems are under continuous development is to improve safety and reduce cost. READ MORE

  5. 5. Ice-Ship Collision in the Arctic Region

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för sjöfart och marin teknik

    Author : Chi Chen; [2015]
    Keywords : Arctic; ice-ship collision; low temperature; non-linear FEA; optimization;

    Abstract : As the global warming enhance the ice melting in the Arctic region, it is easier to access the area once thought to be the forbidden zone for human beings. The shipping and offshore industry can have a lot benefits from the Arctic region. The Euro-Asian shipping route is shorter via the Arctic than traditional Suez Cannel Route. READ MORE