Garbage Management Plan on Vessels: What You Need to Know

MARPOL Garbage Management Plan

Shipping by sea is without a doubt the most inexpensive method for companies to transport sizable amounts of goods. In fact, most international trade today is done by sea freight, with most statistics placing it at over 80% of total trade volume. On the other hand, maritime shipping is also the slowest method, with journeys […]

Discover the VGP Compliance Testing Journey: Step by Step

VGP Compliance Testing Process

If you work in the marine industry or have any interest in maritime operations at all, you have probably heard about the US Coast Guard (USCG) and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and their Vessel General Permit (VGP) requirements for Ballast Water Treatment Systems. The purpose of the VGP is to ensure that vessels sailing […]

Happy International Women’s Day 2024

Happy International Women’s Day 2024

International Women’s Day on the 8th of March is an occasion celebrated globally, dedicated to acknowledging the achievements of women and advocating for gender equality. This year, we embrace the theme of “Inspire Inclusion,” emphasizing the significance of promoting an inclusive environment where women can excel both professionally and personally.  At Mr. Marine, we are […]

Walking for Charity 2023 – Donation to The Ocean Cleanup

Walking for charity donation

Walking for Charity 2023 At Mr. Marine, people and the environment are two of our core values. We are excited to announce that Mr. Marine’s team walked an impressive distance of 7839 km in the past six weeks, almost reaching the Port of Corpus Christi from Rotterdam. For the second year in a row, the […]

Mr. Marine Wishes You Happy Lunar New Year!

Happy Lunar New Year 2024

Message from Mr. Marine As we bid farewell to the Year of the Tiger and welcome the Year of the Dragon, communities around the world make preparations for the festivities of Lunar New Year. This prosperous occasion, also known as Chinese New Year or Spring Festival, is a time for family reunions, delicious feasts and […]

Marine Pollution and Ways to Prevent It

Marine Pollution

In the vast expanse of our oceans, the looming crisis of marine pollution poses a severe threat to the delicate balance of marine ecosystems. From oil spills to the suffocating presence of plastic waste, the urgency of this environmental challenge is evident. Marine pollution, including source pollution, is defined by the 1982 UN Convention on […]

Types of Alarms on Ships – An Overview

types of alarms on ships

Alarm systems – commonly referred to as alarms –  are present on the premises of any facility that holds security and safety in high regards. Whether it’s the building of a governmental agency, a nuclear reactor or even a residential block of apartments, alarms are widely used for numerous reasons, but mainly with the aim […]

Revolutionising the Seas with Maritime Automation

Maritime Automation

In today’s rapidly evolving industrial landscape, process automation systems are steering a transformative revolution in maritime transport and shipping systems. As global trade continues its exponential growth, the maritime sector is harnessing innovative technologies to bolster efficiency, safety, and sustainability. This blog post delves into the profound impact of maritime automation systems, exploring how they […]

Your Guide to Vessel Maintenance

vessel maintenance

The maritime industry relies heavily on the efficient and safe operation of vessels, whether they are massive cargo or tanker ships, luxurious cruise liners, or agile fishing boats. To ensure these vessels perform optimally, vessel maintenance plays an essential role. This article explores the world of vessel maintenance, shedding light on what it is, why […]

Types of Ships – What are the differences?

Types of ships

The advances of technology in the last decades have helped scientists discover numerous planets outside the solar system. Out of the discoveries, many are speculated to harbor water in some form and quantity. However, up to this point, Earth is the only planet known to have stable bodies of liquid water, with oceanic water covering […]

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