Archive for the ‘IMarEST’ Category

Paradigm shift in Connectivity and Training

Paradigm shift in Connectivity and Training
Nikeel Idnani introducing the event Paradigm shift in Connectivity and Training  Eighty-eight industry stakeholders joined an IMarEST UAE branch technical meeting sponsored by KVH, as they explored the steps shipping needs to take to achieve communication transformation. The KVH speakers – Rob...
May 26th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST | Read More

EAAW VIII and MECSS 2019…

EAAW VIII and MECSS 2019…
Cdr Ian Hassall RN and Kevin Daffey EAAW VIII AND MECSS 2019 LOOK AT THE SAME ISSUES THROUGH A DIFFERENT LENS Two influential Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST) events -Engine As A Weapon International Symposium (EAAW VIII) and the Marine Electrical and Control...
April 16th, 2019 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IMarEST, Military, News | Read More

Cleaning up the HazMat act

Cleaning up the HazMat act
Enthusiastic-Middle-East-maritime-fraternity Cleaning up the HazMat act Safety and environmental responsibility related to sustainable ship recycling, was the focus of attention for 87 members representing a cross-section of the shipping industry who attended an Institute of Marine Engineering, Science...
April 14th, 2019 | Environment, Health and Safety, IMarEST, Safety and Security | Read More

Keynote speakers announced for EAAW VIII and MECSS 2019

Keynote speakers announced for EAAW VIII and MECSS 2019
Cdr Stephen P Markle USN (Ret) and Professor Christopher Hodge KEYNOTE SPEAKERS ANNOUNCED FOR EAAW VIII AND MECSS 2019 The keynote speakers for two influential Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST) events – Engine As A Weapon (EAAW VIII) and the Marine Electrical and Control...
March 28th, 2019 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IMarEST, Military, Technical, Technology | Read More

Training against cyber-attack in the maritime sector

Training against cyber-attack in the maritime sector
The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (IMarEST)’s MLA College, together with the University of Sunderland and Stapleton International, has developed an online Maritime Cyber Risk Awareness Course to help address an industry-wide lack of preparedness against digital threats Modern...
March 13th, 2019 | Communication, Corruption, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST, IT and Communications, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Fraud, Safety and Security | Read More

Scrubber conundrum: Cure better than prevention?

Scrubber conundrum: Cure better than prevention?
(seated l to r) Venkatesh Rao, Kaisa Marton, Richard Hall & Nikeel Idnani. (standing l to r) Bilal Al Habash, Rakesh Bangera, Dabira Chhabra, Jiju Vijayakumar & Sharad Kumar Dubai – As shipping enters the final lap in the race towards meeting the IMO Sulphur cap by January 2020, the industry...
February 24th, 2019 | Associations, Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST | Read More

Two key and complementary IMarEST events being held alongside each other for the first time

Two key and complementary IMarEST events being held alongside each other for the first time
Cdr Ian Hassall RN Two influential Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST) events – Engine As A Weapon (EAAW VIII) and the Marine Electrical and Control Systems Safety Conference (MECSS 2019) – are to be held for the first time alongside each other at America...
January 23rd, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IMarEST, Military, Technical, Technology | Read More

Methanol as a marine fuel: IMarEST-Sea Commerce technical forum

Methanol as a marine fuel: IMarEST-Sea Commerce technical forum
  … For the maritime industry it is the moment of truth to decide on appropriate solutions to comply with the IMO’s 0.5% global marine fuels Sulphur limit and soon to be followed CO2 emissions compliance regulations. Methanol as marine fuel has the potential to address both the emissions regulations....
December 15th, 2018 | Associations, Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, IMarEST, Pollution, Technical | Read More

New recognition for hydrographers

New recognition for hydrographers
The Pearl of Doha in Qatar aerial view The IMarEST has launched a new hydrography descriptor for its Chartered Marine Scientist register to allow hydrographers to distinguish themselves by using the letters “CMarSci(Hydrography)” after their name. No such designation has previously existed and the...
December 12th, 2018 | Associations, Awards, IMarEST | Read More

EU Copernicus-backed research highlights worrying decline in ocean health

EU Copernicus-backed research highlights worrying decline in ocean health
Dramatic changes in the extent of sea ice at the poles, huge variations in the ocean circulation in the Atlantic, a sharp increase in carbon uptake are some of the more sobering findings detailed in a comprehensive new report published as a supplement of the Journal of Operational Oceanography (JOO),...
December 7th, 2018 | Emissions, Environment, IMarEST, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

Cylinder Oil analysis – the sweet spot for improvement

Cylinder Oil analysis – the sweet spot for improvement
Delegates outside the QE2 Dubai, 29 November 2018 – ExxonMobil, the largest publicly traded international oil and gas company, presented an advanced onboard condition monitoring program to optimize engine performance to 146 ship owners/managers, executives from shipyards, engineering firms, oil...
December 3rd, 2018 | Bunkering, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST, Technical, Technology | Read More

Raising the bar with the ‘New GEA Marine Separator’

Raising the bar with the ‘New GEA Marine Separator’
(l to ): Armand Chua, Nikeel Idnani, Anastasiia Rybiakova, Faisal Basir, Sven Mario Jadzinski, Anu Mathew and Bilal Al Habash Under the auspices of the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (IMarEST) UAE Branch, GEA, a leading system supplier of high-performance engine room equipment,...
November 20th, 2018 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, IMarEST, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Tackling maritime emissions – IMO rolls out ship and port toolkits

Tackling maritime emissions – IMO rolls out ship and port toolkits
To reduce emissions across the maritime sector, national authorities need to first quantify those emissions and then develop a strategy to reduce them. A new set of free-of-charge toolkits to assess and address emissions from ships and ports is now available from the International Maritime Organization...
October 18th, 2018 | Emissions, Environment, IMarEST, Pollution | Read More

Swallowing the anchor: How not to choke when making the transition from ship to shore

Swallowing the anchor: How not to choke when making the transition from ship to shore
.. The prospect of coming ashore to progress their career can be daunting to many working at sea, according to a survey into the experiences of those who had made the ship-to-shore transition conducted by the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (IMarEST). Many, understandably, reported...
October 9th, 2018 | Associations, IMarEST, Special Surveys | Read More

Naval Engineers from around the globe gather in Glasgow tomorrow for INEC 2018 and iSCSS

Naval Engineers from around the globe gather in Glasgow tomorrow for INEC 2018 and iSCSS
Duo of topical themes Inspiring Naval Engineering and Revolutionary Technology Inspiring Ship Control 325+ delegates from 18 countries – Australia, Canada, China, Colombia, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, New Zealand, Nigeria, Portugal, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, The Netherlands, UK, United Arab...
October 1st, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, IMarEST | Read More

IMarEST releases report on the human impact of autonomous ships

IMarEST releases report on the human impact of autonomous ships
… In a major piece of research, the IMarEST’s Maritime Autonomous Surface Ships Special Interest Group sought to gauge the potential impacts of self-governing ships and plot out a new course for the shipping industry’s valued workforce. Autonomous technologies could create a competitive advantage...
September 13th, 2018 | Associations, HR, IMarEST, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

From Celestial to Digital navigation

From Celestial to Digital navigation
Emma Wise and Paul Hailwood receive IMarEST tokens of appreciatio Dubai, 8 August 2018 – ChartWorld conceptualized World ECDIS Day four years ago which was very well appreciated by the industry.  As a result, ChartWorld decided to take the concept on tour and over the last 9 months have hosted...
August 20th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IMarEST | Read More

Get more out of your marine data and improve efficiency!

Get more out of your marine data and improve efficiency!
Marine Data Management Awareness Course 09:30 – 17:00 | Tuesday 16 October 2018 IMarEST HQ – 1 Birdcage Walk, London  Data is expensive to collect and needs to be treated as an extremely valuable corporate resource. However, history shows that a majority of organisations rarely, if ever,...
August 3rd, 2018 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Driving performance by leveraging superior connectivity

Driving performance by leveraging superior connectivity
(l to r) Rob Parkin, Milind Karkhanis, NIkeel Idnani and Bilal Al Habash As digital developments and consumer technologies continue to grow apace on land, the Digital Age is also driving a new chapter in ship communications and service.  Under the auspices of the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science...
July 30th, 2018 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST | Read More

Piecemeal regulation hinders the adoption of green technologies

Piecemeal regulation hinders the adoption of green technologies
Seascape – LPG Tanker ship at sunrise. Written by Conte Cicala of Clyde & Co and Mike Jacob of Pacific Merchant Shipping Association Technology in Shipping Series 67% of respondents believe “differences in regional and international regulation will impede adoption” of green technologies....
June 27th, 2018 | Associations, IMarEST, Legal | Read More

Qualifying teams announced for human-powered submarine races (eISR 2018)

Qualifying teams announced for human-powered submarine races (eISR 2018)
Submarine-4 UVIC In July, university teams from around the world will travel to QinetiQ’s Ocean Basin in Gosport, UK to compete in the fourth biennial European International Submarine Races. This unique engineering and sporting challenge has students design, build and race human-powered submarines...
June 19th, 2018 | Associations, IMarEST, Underwater Shipping | Read More

IMarEST partners with Norstar Shipmanagement and Norstar Crew Management

IMarEST partners with Norstar Shipmanagement and Norstar Crew Management
The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST), the world’s largest global marine and maritime professional body, has today announced a partnership with Norstar Shipmanagement in Singapore and Norstar Crew Management in Myanmar. The partnership will support the enhancement, attraction...
May 22nd, 2018 | HR, IMarEST, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Shipmanagement | Read More

RINA-IMarEST meeting 10 May in Dubai

RINA-IMarEST meeting 10 May in Dubai
(l to r) Nikeel Idnani, Konstantinos Papalexopoulos, Andrea Di Bella & Stefanos Chatzinikolaou RINA sponsored an interactive knowledge sharing session on Ship Air Emissions – Main Challenges, Policies and Industry Developments at an Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (IMarEST)...
May 14th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Environment, IMarEST, RINA (Royal Institution of Naval Architects | Read More

Dstl joins programme offering return-to-work placements for scientists and engineers

Dstl joins programme offering return-to-work placements for scientists and engineers
Dstl, part of the Ministry of Defence, has teamed up with the IMarEST and the Women’s Engineering Society (WES) to pilot their STEM Returners programme. The programme is aimed at giving experienced science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) professionals the confidence to step back into their...
May 11th, 2018 | IMarEST | Read More

IMarEST Chief Executive shortlisted for Louis Armstrong CEO Leadership Award

IMarEST Chief Executive shortlisted for Louis Armstrong CEO Leadership Award
… David Loosley, Chief Executive of the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology, has been shortlisted for this year’s memcom Louis Armstrong CEO Leadership Award. Arguably the most prestigious award for an individual within the professional associations sector, the Louis Armstrong...
April 23rd, 2018 | Associations, Awards, IMarEST | Read More