Brookes Bell Acquires Industry-Leading Tribology Consultancy
Brookes Bell has this week announced the acquisition of Neale Consulting Engineers - a leading provider of tribology consultancy services
A Guide to Chemical Cargo Segregation
Segregation is an important part of avoiding the contamination of chemical cargoes. In this article, Brookes Bell examines the details of segregation and the additional measures...
Brookes Bell working on mitigating battery fire risks at sea
Brookes Bell is heavily involved in an industry-wide effort to manage the risk of lithium-ion battery fires by providing practical guidance to shipowners and managers, particularly...
First ‘Freeports’ Launched in the UK
The UK Government has announced the launch of the first ‘Freeports’ in Plymouth, Solent, and Teesside. The Freeports will receive up to £25m in funding to spur growth and...
The M.V. Falmouth Bay Incident: What Happened ?
The humble container has transformed both shipping and global trade. But, it hasn’t eliminated the dangers and risks of transporting cargoes at sea. But, as one particular incident...
The Importance of Samples in Chemical Cargo Disputes
When it comes to the successful resolution of chemical cargo disputes, samples play a crucially important role. In the following article, Brookes Bell takes an in-depth look at the...
Enhanced optimism improves seafarers' happiness
Human beings need to have access to our natural habitat. It is especially true for crew working in the shipping industry, working long hours with limited access to see family and...
The World’s Longest ‘Green Corridor’ Takes a Step Closer to Reality
Thanks to the signing of a memorandum of understanding between the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) and the Port of Rotterdam, what has been dubbed the world’s...