By Gernot Seebacher
It is estimated that there will be 60 million electric cars on the road by 2030. There is a message here for the marine community. If the automobile industry – the industry that most relies on fuel – is looking for alternatives, shouldn’t marine look, too? Continue reading
The chicken or the egg?
The following are some idle thoughts on Great Lakes fleet renewal. Continue reading
By GERNOT SEEBACHER
Bilge water: a tale of two ships
In the more than 30 years that I have been involved with bilge water, I have come to appreciate the bilge water problem faced by engine room crews. When I started out, I thought, “Give me a few years and I’ll be able to solve the bilge water problem. After all, what’s the big deal? We deal only with oil and water.” Well, I found out it isn’t quite that simple. Continue reading