IoT, Artificial Intelligence and unmanned vessels are three innovations that will have major impacts on how vessels are built, operate and how stakeholders interact with cargo shipments or the State with its borders security. This is the era for the invisible and invincible guardians of state borders by water and land, the era of cyber protection and artificial intelligence to support military units, State and Commercial units.
Despite the fact that there have been huge financial losses and a stop in major development projects, there might be a rise in investment opportunities amidst the forthcoming financial crisis due to the virus. The financial crisis is expected both from the virus and also from the conditions caused by bubbles in the economy and can bring disastrous situations. The question following these facts is which place in the world would be a good region for investment.
Mr. Andreas Liveras envisioned the International Large Yacht Owners Association operating their vessels strictly or principally for charter; in mission to unite Owners in a business hub, by monitoring the standard or new clientele agenda. This model was incorporating administration of charters in high standards for a discerning Charterer. Benefits would expand beyond chartering business as the agenda would bring close the ultra-wealthy and successful entrepreneurs in several businesses.
‘Beyond and Behind the New Look’. Lurssen’s raison d’etre goes beyond just giving new looks. Essentially, the privileges presented by the Shipyard entail the technical expertise, the state-of-the-art facilities that allow their project team to deliver state-of-the-art Megayachts but most importantly, the dedicated and specialized customer service put at Owner’s disposal right from the start.
REV Ocean is the idyllic gigayacht featuring a major wave of Innovation with outstanding technology: Plastic collector and Incinerator, advanced systems generating heat power, green pilot system running the ship in the most environmentally positive method and minimising carbon footprint, offering large accommodation for daily living and overnight.
The SeaXplorer is the world’s first private expedition yacht engineered to comply with the IMO Polar Code Cat. B with heavy ice Polar Class reinforcement. Damen introduces best option for an Ice Class gigayacht. Most yachts with no ice strengthening will have difficulty obtaining a Polar Code Category C certificate, the lowest level. The SeaXplorer complies with up to Category B necessary to enjoy the most spectacular scenery and wildlife in the zone between sea.
Hydrogen is the key of the green future as plays an important role in the reduction of carbon dioxide emissions and eliminating sulfur and heavy metals from maritime activities. By weight, hydrogen is a very energy-tight, completely clean fuel. The only by-product is water. It is also very adaptable also hydrogen source can be used in auxiliary fuel cells in addition to internal combustion engines, burners and turbines for propulsion.
This is a real revolution. This is indeed no plastic packaging and deserves the Nobel of Innovation. Taking plastic out of the game, Notpla replaces the plastic with the flexible biodegradable packaging of water and other liquids. Next time you throw a party on board or ashore, remember to organize through Notpla. Likewise the Associations of Yacht Brokers should take a better look on this product. Ooho the sustainable flexible packaging for liquids is made from seaweed-extract, currently named notpla.
OceanPlastik is an impact startup company that wants to create an ecosystem that will provide polished up plastic waste a real value proposition, so has come up with a way to engage people with a smartphone to help in this initiative by localizing and cleaning plastic waste from the environment, in sole goal of cleaning and recycling millions of kilos of plastic waste by using a combination of mobile and decentralized technologies and create global awareness about this problem with the means of a unique ecosystem.
Innovative cosmetic bars and capsules that don’t need plastic to let your guests know your love for the planet. Upon contact with water, they are transformed. The precious plastic-free solid bars are designed to melt with few water drops to release the cleaning essence on skin and hairs. Once in contact with water, the bars start melting to be spread on the body or on the hair. It is essential for the gigayachts and their crew members commit to aligning their efforts to reduce their single-use plastic consumption onboard and to contribute to the elimination of microplastic pollution in our oceans.
Aqua, the 367-foot superyacht is the world’s first hydrogen-powered superyacht concept designed to run entirely on liquid hydrogen and cover a range of 3,750 nautical miles with a minimized carbon footprint, without compromising on comfort and functionality. In the design and development of AQUA, SINOT derived inspiration from owners’ lifestyles, the fluid versatility of water and cutting-edge technology, combining all of this in a 112m superyacht with innovative features.
The Ocean CleanUp Environmental Organization has sole mission the largest cleanup in history by using advanced technologies and a well equipped vessel to rid the oceans of plastic. The TOC passive systems are estimated to remove half the Great Pacific Garbage patch in just five years, and at a fraction of the cost. A megatrawl, 171 foot-long Ocean Starr served as the fleet’s mothership. It was fitted with two 6-meter wide nets designed to capture high volumes of all sizes of plastic debris.
The southern provinces of Morocco offer a combination of natural landscapes and cultural heritage that contribute to a unique tourist offer. However, in order to fully exploit the region’s potential, private and public funding mechanisms are required to build the necessary physical marine infrastructure. Morocco has proven itself in the development of a tourist offer that covers different market segments. Applying the marine infrastructure experience to new projects in the South will help the region realize its potential as a sustainable luxury tourism and Superyachting destination.