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Digital Disruption

All around the maritime industry businesses are on the lookout for the digital disruptor. The threat of a tech-led business overturning the industry, rewriting its rules and shifting its balance of power could come from within, or from one of the established tech giants with sprawling logistics businesses. The maritime industry will look and feel very different in ten years’ time, thanks to new technologies and news ways of working.  


The evolutionary opportunities of end-to-end digitalisation

Any transformation will suffer a degree of disruption along the way, and digitalisation is not the only transformation shipping has to take on board
International Digital Disruption Technology and Innovation



Petya attack will not stop shipping digital revolution, says Maersk Line

Danish carrier is ensuring all ports it works with can receive and release its containers, says Asia Pacific chief executive Robbert van Trooijen

Asia Pacific Containers Safety

Rolls-Royce invests in research amid weak market

Company looks to autonomous ship ventures as first-half losses double

Europe United Kingdom Marine

Latest From Digital Disruption

Update to cyber guidelines raises deeper security questions

Petya ransomware attack a wake-up call for entire shipping industry 
Europe Denmark

Maersk cyber attack should serve as a timely warning to others

Shipping companies are poorly prepared for another attack, argues digital security expert
Europe Denmark

A textbook response to a digital disaster

Maersk's response to the Petya cyber attack has been good, but other companies might struggle to cope
Containers Maersk Group

The time is right for digitalisation to change the shipping industry

The advent of the internet combined with a prolonged downturn have created ideal conditions for a digital sea change in shipping, says Containerchain’s Chris Collins

Asia Pacific Europe

New tech must not compromise ship safety, says Lloyd’s Register

Digitalisation is surrounded by hype, but will have far-reaching effects on shipping companies’ core assets

Europe Lloyds Register

Marcura to launch digital tools for dry bulk shipping

Chartering systems aim to improve work flows for owners, charterers and brokers
Dry Bulk Brokers

Radical approach to technology needed in digitalisation age

Industry can no longer simply use technology but must embrace it, experts argue in Oslo

Technology and Innovation Ship operations

Business models can be built around data sharing

Shipowners urged to find ways to unlock full potential of digitalisation despite data ownership issues

Ship operations Norshipping

What is driving digital platforms?

While demand may not be spurring the growth of data-sharing initiatives, data is becoming more valuable

Ship operations Norshipping
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