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Old 2021-07-30, 14:09   #30
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We wanted to save $10 on fuel so we made the ship uncontrollable and it cost us $300M. It was a totally worth it.
I wonder what is the life-time saving on the fuel cost of a fleet of ships? Much more than $10 I am sure.

It may well be totally worth it, especially if part of the $300M (and other risks) was covered by insurance payments costing less than $300M.
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