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Big Data key to boxship future

Companies operating in the container shipping sector are working hard to improve the way they use big data, realising it will play a key role in the future of the business. That’s what Peter Sand, Chief Shipping Analyst at BIMCO , told MarineTraffic in the lead up to the Global

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Emissions estimation using AIS data

With COP21 arriving in Paris in December, Eoin O’Keeffe of UMAS looks at how AIS is informing discussions through its role in estimating greenhouse gas emissions from shipping. Since Corbett and Fischbeck’s seminal paper in 1997, estimation of emissions has improved markedly, most notably due to the availability of AIS. Further studies

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