2006 年 41 巻 2 号 p. 160-161
The shipping industry keeps growing about 3 to 5 % per year. This tells us the number of ships increases quickly, at the same time, numbers of fresh crew join into shipping industry. Simplification and Standardization of ship's equipment is becoming an uppermost need.
To respond this growing world trade, ships need to be supplied more efficiently than today. For this, key words are also Standardization and Simplification.