Worldwide maritime shipping news from BlueOceanMag the online magazine for innovation in the maritime sector, startups and investors.

Other Ports Shipping

Navis Collaborates with i4sea and Teqplay

Navis, a provider of operational technologies and services that will improve performance and efficiency for leading organizations across the global shipping industry, announced that it will leverage the solutions offered by two startups: Navis collaborates with i4sea and Teqplay, as part of the Navis Smart Suite offering, specifically enhancing Navis’ capabilities to deliver port call

Read more
Europe Shipping

PierNext publishes 2040 trends for ports

PierNext is a digital knowledge hub spearheaded by Port of Barcelona to report on the innovation that is transforming logistics and international trade, with a particular emphasis on ports and maritime trade. It has recently published “4 social trends, the key to ports in 2040“, as a result of a joint project of Port of

Read more
Asia Other Shipping Startups

Spire Maritime announces revenue growth and expansion into Asia

Spire Global, a global data service provider and leader AIS data solutions and weather forecasting, announced the year-over-year results for its maritime business unit. Spire Maritime expanded into Asia and celebrated a four-fold increase in bookings in 2019. It continued to build on its successes after launching in January 2019 offering its first weather product

Read more
Modular ship
Other Shipping Startups Technology

Modular ships for waterways

Alego Development has patented the Alego Modular Vessel, modular ships focused intended to be used in waterways. It has LNG/ Electric-Hybrid propulsion, shallow draft and a flexible modular design. These vessels are suitable for a wide variety of applications and operational conditions. All Alego modules are of standardized design, enabling transport with existing infrastructure. Alego’s

Read more
agreement inmarsat-i4sea
Other Shipping Startups

i4sea and Inmarsat sign an agreement

Inmarsat has signed an agreement with Brazil-based startup i4sea to join a fast-growing group of certified application providers for Fleet Data. Recently, Inmarsat closed an agreement with Nautilus Labs, as well. i4sea will provide a high-precision sea and weather forecasting application with up to seven days forecasting in advance through i4cast®’s Atm Ocean ® tool

Read more
Europe Shipping Startups

Shiplyst: transparent pricing to real-time tracking

Shiplyst is a B2B marketplace, and its customers include exporters or importers who are looking to send freight through the ocean. Mumbai-based ocean freight procurement marketplace Shiplyst helps exporters and importers to instantly generate freight quotes. The startup was picked by 500Startups to be part of their winter batch and showcase its technology to global

Read more
Advantages of maritime transport shipping
Shipping Startups

Advantages of Maritime transport

There are many advantages of maritime transport: that is why the main transport mode for global trade is ocean shipping; around 90% of traded goods are carried by ship. For a long time, maritime transport was the most effective mean (and in some cases the only available) for trading. Nowadays we have planes, trains, trucks…

Read more
tech startups
Accelerator Cybersecurity Ports Security Shipping Startups

Rainmaking pairs tech startups and maritime giants

Rainmaking, a corporate innovation and venture development firm, has matched five maritime giants with eight startups as part of its ‘Trade & Transport Impact Programme’. Cargotec, HHLA (Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG), Inmarsat, Shell, and Wärtsilä have been paired up with startup teams from eight different countries. They will work on 13 separate projects with

Read more
Shipping Startups

What Makes BitNautic Different?

More and more people everyday are getting curious about BitNautic and how it is special, in this world full of good-for-nothing startups and scammy ICOs. We have decided to make a list of three things that make our project stand out in this boring landscape, and that will convince you to be a part of our

Read more
North America Shipping Startups

Nautilus Labs and Inmarsat sign an agreement

Nautilus Labs, the technology firm advancing the efficiency of ocean commerce through artificial intelligence, and Inmarsat, the world leader in global, mobile satellite communications, have signed an agreement for Nautilus Labs to join a premier group of dedicated application providers for Inmarsat’s Fleet Data service. Nautilus Labs will use the Fleet Data API (Application Programming

Read more