Disruptive Innovation

Industry Transformation: What you said

During the Fathom Fleet Transformation event we asked industry experts a series of questions about the state oif the industry and how they p...

It’s time to talk about how, not why

Flemming Bo Larsen describes himself as someone with  highly structured strategic maritime methodology coursing through his veins. After sp...

International Smart Ship Awards launched

Fathom News is pleased to announce the launch of its Smart Ship Awards, sponsored by Tototheo Maritime The Smart Ship Awards are the firs...

Fleet Transformation: Disruption and the start-up

In our recent Webinar on digital enablement and deliberate transformation, one of our guests was Sasan Mameghani. Mameghani launched Main...

Raising the liability issue of autonomy

LIABILITY is going to be a key challenge to resolve in the evolution of unmanned ships according to engineering experts. Qinetiq head of ...

RIMS BV approved as drone survey supplier

Robotics in Maintenance Strategies (RIMS BV) has been approved by Bureau Veritas (BV) as a service supplier for Remote Inspection Techniques...

Is Hyperloop shipping’s next big disruptor?

There are three different Hyperloop concepts under development. Could any of them really disrupt the freight transport industry? In 2013, e...

The rise of the hackathons

THESE hackathons just keep popping up. Maersk Tankers is the latest company to seek out digital solutions by bringing in coders, hackers, p...

Shipping: Electric before Autonomous

By Roar Adland (Ph.D., MICS), Shipping chair professor at Norwegian Scchool of Economics (NHH) I recently emailed Tesla's Elon Musk a...

Bourbon joins Hrönn autonomous ship project

France-listed offshore shipping group Bourbon has teamed up with Norwegian technology firm Kongsberg and UK-based Automated Ships Ltd The...