• MARITIME SECURITY WEEK
    VESSEL REVIEW | Australian HDPE patrol RHIB demonstrator model hits the water

    VESSEL REVIEW | Australian HDPE patrol RHIB demonstrator model hits the water

  • PASSENGER VESSEL WEEK
    VESSEL REVIEW | Kilimanjaro VII – Brand new fast ferry for Tanzania’s Dar es Salaam – Zanzibar route

    VESSEL REVIEW | Kilimanjaro VII – Brand new fast ferry for Tanzania’s Dar es Salaam – Zanzibar route

  • PASSENGER VESSEL WEEK
    VESSEL REVIEW | Prinses Amalia – High-end event/tour boat for Rotterdam

    VESSEL REVIEW | Prinses Amalia – High-end event/tour boat for Rotterdam

  • PASSENGER VESSEL WEEK
    VESSEL REFIT | Hybrid water taxi for the mayor of Venice

    VESSEL REFIT | Hybrid water taxi for the mayor of Venice

  • VESSEL REVIEW | Ocean Swell X – Highly automated, beamy lobster boat for Atlantic Canada

    VESSEL REVIEW | Ocean Swell X – Highly automated, beamy lobster boat for Atlantic Canada

  • VESSEL REVIEW | Australian HDPE patrol RHIB demonstrator model hits the water
  • VESSEL REVIEW | Kilimanjaro VII – Brand new fast ferry for Tanzania’s Dar es Salaam – Zanzibar route
  • VESSEL REVIEW | Prinses Amalia – High-end event/tour boat for Rotterdam
  • VESSEL REFIT | Hybrid water taxi for the mayor of Venice
  • VESSEL REVIEW | Ocean Swell X – Highly automated, beamy lobster boat for Atlantic Canada
MARITIME SECURITY WEEK
FEATURE | Time to rethink the concept of coastal defence?

FEATURE | Time to rethink the concept of coastal defence?

By Allan McDougall

When dealing with capital projects, we have seen the navies of the world modernising their capital ships and their ability to project power. While there is little doubt that that kind of sea power is becoming increasingly important in terms of protecting national interests, trade routes and alliances, there is a question ..

COLUMN | McDermott: Top management reaps the rewards of company’s financial crisis [Offshore Accounts]

COLUMN | McDermott: Top management reaps the rewards of company’s financial crisis [Offshore Accounts]

By Hieronymus Bosch

Do you work for McDermott International Inc.? If so, you probably haven’t seen a pay rise in many years. You will have seen many hard working and honest colleagues laid off for the offshore construction company. What you are about to read may make you very angry. Are you a supplier for McDermott, wondering why your ..

MARITIME SECURITY WEEK
FEATURE | Maritime security vessel market sees growth and innovation

FEATURE | Maritime security vessel market sees growth and innovation

By Trevor Hollingsbee

There is no doubt that the maintenance of maritime security is being given increased priority by many governments. Disputed maritime boundaries, rampant narcotics smuggling, and large-scale irregular migration are among the catalysts for the expansion of paramilitary maritime forces, operating offshore, middle water, and ..

MARITIME SECURITY WEEK
EDITORIAL | The maritime security sector takes off

EDITORIAL | The maritime security sector takes off

By Neil Baird

It seems as though there has been a continuous boom in the maritime security sector ever since the New York Twin Towers terrorist attacks in September 2001. While it was an aviation act, it certainly had the very pronounced effect of awakening the world to the reality of how vulnerable it is to terrorism ..

MARITIME SECURITY WEEK
Welcome to Maritime Security Week!

Welcome to Maritime Security Week!

By Alex Baird

It’s everything maritime security this week and next at BairdMaritime.com as we visit all four corners of the globe to bring you the latest news, vessel reviews, features and opinion pieces covering all aspects of the global maritime security sectors. Assault Craft • Interceptors • Patrol • Police • Coast ..

COLUMN | Scrubbed out [The Boroscope]

COLUMN | Scrubbed out [The Boroscope]

By Kent Stewart

“Nobody fits an open loop scrubber on their ship to clean the environment”. These are the words of legendary US based Norwegian ship financier, Morten Arntzen. Morten Arntzen is probably one of the most experienced and knowledgeable people in world shipping. This cynical statement could almost be followed by, “It’s ..

Welcome to Maritime Security Week!

Welcome to Maritime Security Week!

It’s everything maritime security this week and next at BairdMaritime.com as we visit all four corners of the globe to bring you the latest news, vessel reviews, ..