Tag: innovation

Impact & Regulations, Shipping

Port of Seattle: Additional funds approved for two more years of maritime innovation

August 12, 2020

Via: Offshore Energy

As explained, the port’s support will help advance economic recovery by offering a maritime accelerator initiative, hosting maritime blue forums and developing a prioritized strategic plan and budget for 2021-2022. The contract would be for two years at the rate […]

Infrastructure, Shipping

Port of Hamburg becomes more sustainable with solar-powered mooring systems

July 14, 2020

Via: Offshore Energy

Although the solar panels might be the first thing to catch the eye, the innovation of solar-powered mooring systems, built by Dutch maritime innovator Straatman BV, lies beneath the surface of the water, the company said. Traditional solutions depend on […]

Travel & Public Transit

The Aviation Industry Finally Discovers Silicon Valley

April 7, 2017

Via: Wired

THE AVIATION INDUSTRY has discovered Silicon Valley, and it’s now in full migration mode. Europe’s Airbus and Brazil’s Embraer have touched down in the Bay Area. So has JetBlue. Lufthansa launched direct service between San Jose and Frankfurt last year, […]