Voyager Blogs

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

The problems of being future-proof The problems of being future-proof

Investing in anything carries an element of risk. Next generation technology will fall in price and grow in functionality the moment you buy the …

January 4, 2023 – Voyager Blogs

Hope is the most precious gift of all Hope is the most precious gift of all

We know that for organised people, Christmas starts early. But for Mission to Seafarers South Wales Port Chaplain Mark Lawson-Jones, getting read…

December 15, 2022 – Voyager Blogs

It's not about the ship… It's not about the ship…

The call to decarbonise the global economy demands radical thinking about how to reinvent industries, business sectors and many of the basic elem…

November 29, 2022 – Voyager Blogs

Can a carbon tax contribute to a just energy transition? Can a carbon tax contribute to a just energy transition?

Just before the COP27 meeting got underway, the International Maritime Organization hosted a symposium, designed to bring together member states,…

November 24, 2022 – Voyager Blogs

Shopping, SIM cards and the ‘new normal’ for seafarers Shopping, SIM cards and the ‘new normal’ for seafarers

What is the true experience for seafarers working onboard ship today? We know the stats and we think we understand the challenges. Very often the…

October 19, 2022 – Voyager Blogs

Smarter money, smarter technology, hold the key to a cleaner shipping industry Smarter money, smarter technology, hold the key to a cleaner shipping industry

Improving access to future fuels, upgrading technology onboard ship to smooth the adoption process, changes to customer behaviour and a willingne…

September 27, 2022 – Voyager Blogs

Supply chain congestion poses health risks for shipping Supply chain congestion poses health risks for shipping

Living as we are in unprecedented times, it’s little surprise to read that two factors continue to heighten the risk profile for shipping and s…

September 1, 2022 – Voyager Product Announcements, Voyager Blogs

Increased voyage efficiency can’t arrive soon enough Increased voyage efficiency can’t arrive soon enough

Congestion has been a fact of life in the shipping industry for years. Neither has it always been a dirty word. For spot trading ships, a strong …

August 18, 2022 – Voyager Product Announcements, Voyager Blogs

Just grin and bear it? Just grin and bear it?

First the good news. The Seafarers Happiness Index, published by the Mission to Seafarers, took a move upward in the second quarter of this year …

August 4, 2022 – Voyager Product Announcements, Voyager Blogs