The big question answered: Disruption

Fathom-news asks industry experts opinions on some of the key questions facing the maritime industries. This week we asked: What is disr...

The rapid return of piracy

Experts are becoming increasingly concerned over the re-emergence of piracy off the West and East coasts of Africa following the publication...

A new stern twist

A concept that initially emerged in the 1960s to improve propulsion and fuel efficiency is finally gaining ground in ship design.  The asym...

What lies beneath?

Ship-sourced underwater noise is more than a nuisance, and there are strong calls for something to be done about it The gleaming blue of th...