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Forget hacking a car - what does it take to hack an oil tanker?

Forget hacking a car - what does it take to hack an oil tanker?

The internet is awash with scare stories about family cars being hackable. Luckily, it’s almost all scaremongering: the hacks that have taken place have been staged by researchers, searching for vulnerabilities as cars’ online connectivity increases. Yet as the Internet of Things advances, and more and more systems like buildings, transportation, power grids and healthcare are connected, there is a growing, legitimate security concern. ...

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Improving power infrastructure resilience to extreme weather and climate change – call for abstracts

In 2012, Superstorm Sandy hit New York City and the New Jersey coast. It brought an unprecedented storm surge and consequent flooding that caused havoc to electrical power supplies. Hundreds of thousands of people were left without power for several ...

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Get your hybrid cranes now!

Hybrid cranes for land in ports are coming now, and they are reporting phenomenal fuel savings of 40-70%! This falls neatly in line with our own simulations of battery hybrid crane operations on ships, see here, where we simulated a reduction in ...

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