“Fire in the Hold” a Relic of the Past with Maritime Thermal Event Monitoring

“Fire in the Hold” a Relic of the Past with Maritime Thermal Event Monitoring: The phrase ‘fire in the hold’ could be consigned to the dustbin of maritime history if the shipping industry was obliged to install thermal imaging systems on all new cargo vessels. Critical thermal event alarm notification and monitoring solutions have received renewed attention from the global maritime sector following a series of devastating fire-related incidents involving cargo ships. “Thermal-based events have a long and unfortunate history in shipping,” says … [Read more...]