Voyager Blogs

Articles and features discussing the latest news and trends affecting the maritime industry as well as latest updates from Voyager Worldwide

And now, the good news? And now, the good news?

There will be no cheap fuel in future is the common refrain of experts whose job it is to parse the flow of information around the pathways to de…

November 20, 2020 – Voyager News, Voyager Blogs

Are regional regulations such a terrible idea? Are regional regulations such a terrible idea?

The things that work well and are easy to use tend to become those that endure. Things that are difficult to understand and get to grips with ten…

November 4, 2020 – Voyager News, Voyager Blogs

Be careful what you wish for Be careful what you wish for

As a wise person nearly said, if something important needs doing, don’t wait for your customers to do it for you. Shipping’s environmental pr…

October 21, 2020 – Voyager News, Voyager Blogs

An outbreak of speaking truth to power An outbreak of speaking truth to power

With hundreds of thousands of seafarers unable to leave their ships because of COVID restrictions, the industry has appealed for help and with a …

September 17, 2020 – Voyager News, Voyager Blogs

What's coming next and why it matters What's coming next and why it matters

With no end in sight to the crew change crisis and uncertainty surrounding the return to whatever normality looks like in future, the shipping in…

September 9, 2020 – Voyager News, Voyager Blogs

Don’t sail faster, sail better Don’t sail faster, sail better

Now we know for certain that not all risks are created equal, the shipping industry faces a fundamental question; how does it make the necessary …

September 3, 2020 – Voyager News, Voyager Blogs

New risks in the new normal New risks in the new normal

Despite the short term shock to the supply chain, the industry has largely proved resilient in keeping essential supplies moving; the problem is …

July 30, 2020 – Voyager Blogs, Maritime Security

Start-ups and shipping: balancing risk and reward Start-ups and shipping: balancing risk and reward

Nick Chubb cheerfully admits that on coming ashore he quickly realised that his skillset as a junior deck officer gave a fairly limited range of …

July 15, 2020 – Voyager News, Voyager Blogs

After the flood After the flood

Back to normal, business as usual, regular working. All phrases to which millions of people have clung during the last six months as the COVID-19…

June 3, 2020 – Voyager News, Voyager Blogs