The use of LNG as fuel for ships is booming. The use of LNG means that hazardous areas will be present on ships which have to be taken into account with respect to the technical equipment. Ingo Emde explains what this means for you as a shipbuilder.
Digitalisation has always stopped short of systems and processes in which explosion protection must be implemented. However, there is now a technology that is ready to bring these sectors safely into the digital age for the first time: Ethernet-APL.