When I watch people seeing television, I used to see people often changes the channel since the programme is boring. Now you have more channels, programmes and it keeps on expanding with time. Now I thought idea of introducing programme store similar to app store in mobile to enhance the experience of television. In app … More Business concept – One television channel and programme store (Similar to app store) to eliminate boring programme; to bring more efficient television programme and to make opportunity gate bigger for new comers
There is much speculation and criticism has been there after the release of apple iphone 5c and 5s. Also there is a criticism from the people stating that there is no difference from the previous phone other than the finger print technology. Now the apple Inc bought mobile security firm Authen Tec for 356 million … More Apple and its pricing strategy
There is a lack of synchronise thinking between ship yard , harbour and owners. Due to this synchronise thinking the innovations in ports equipments which in turns reduces port handling time of the ship. This chain link further reduces the lead time in supply chain management. In my last article I wrote about the concept … More Containerisation in parcel chemical tanker
When I thought about further containerization, the concept of unicontainerization raised in my mind. Since economy of scale of ship size increasing, there is a need for further containerization is important. There is lack of synchronized thinking between ship owners , ship manufacturers and the harbor. In Triple E class , there is a specific … More UNICONTAINERIZATION – FURTHER CONTAINERIZATION AND REDUCTION OF TIME SPENT IN PORT
1. UNCTAD – United Nations conference on trade and development – It was established in 1964 to help the developing nation in trade and commerce of this globalization era. It influences trade and commerce in turn it influences shipping industry. It intervened in ship registration and open registration issue. Article 5, 6 & 7 deals … More Organization and regulators influencing shipping industry
Service Costs Distance of round tripService frequencyPort of calls in round voyageAverage on operating speed ( Knots)Days at portDays at SeaDays per port of callTotal voyage timeOutward voyage cargo capacity utilizationReturn voyage cargo capacity utilizationContainer shipped outward ( TEU )Container Shipped Inward ( TEU )Annual Tansport Capacity ( TEU ) Ship Costs Operation costs ( … More The Factors to be considered before placing a container ship in trade.
MARPOL has done a tremendous job of implying fear and guilt into our system with regard to marine pollution. We have seen that seafarer’s very much afraid of throwing even paper in vast ocean even though there is no policeman to watch and punish. Supposed they threw unknowingly , they feel guilty for their act. … More How IMO did through MARPOL ? And how the Chennai traffic department failed to do ?
Many shipping companies has now involved in R&D for the future fuel saving technique. The innovation in design, propellers and rudders, machineries associated with the fuel saving etc., Now the talks are revolving around the shipping circle about future fuel as the LNG fuel cell and hydrogen fuel cell. Now the NYK have designed the … More NYK future ship model 2030 – A Review
GoAir CEO Giorgio De Roni made a bold decision by cut shorting male crew members while recruiting future in order to cut costs. The aircraft loaded with heavier weights burns more fuel than the same aircraft loaded with lighter. The male crew member weighs averagely 15 kg heavier than the female crew member. For an … More How employing a female crew can save 3 crore rupees anually than employing male crew ?