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IMarEST assists maritime sector as global treaty enters into force to halt invasive species

IMarEST assists maritime sector as global treaty enters into force to halt invasive species
Comb jelly Phylum Ctenophora do not have stinging cells and have a simpler reproductive system than most jellies. The International Ballast Water Management Convention enters into force today (8 September 2017) and the IMarEST remains on standby to support vessel owners, equipment manufacturers and...
September 8th, 2017 | IMarEST, IMO, Regulatory | Read More

IMarEST: INEC 2018 – 14th International Naval Engineering Conference and Exhibition – Call for papers

IMarEST: INEC 2018 – 14th International Naval Engineering Conference and Exhibition – Call for papers
Capt Matt Bolton RN, Ministry of Defence, UK The Call for Papers for the 14th International Naval Engineering Conference and Exhibition (INEC 2018), which will incorporate the International Ship Control Systems Symposium, is now open at www.inec.org.uk. INEC 2018 will be held from Tuesday 2 – Thursday...
September 7th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST | Read More

IMarEST’s Guild of Benevolence helps stranded Seccadi crew, now returned home

IMarEST’s Guild of Benevolence helps stranded Seccadi crew, now returned home
The “Seccadi” A group of nine seafarers from the Panama-flagged cargo ship Seccadi, who were left stranded on UK’s Mersey River for almost three weeks, have now returned home. The IMarEST’s Guild of Benevolence made funds available to support the crew of both this vessel and MV Toba,...
August 16th, 2017 | Associations, Charity, HR, IMarEST, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore | Read More

IMarEST and IPPIC launch template for Biofouling Management Plan

IMarEST and IPPIC launch template for Biofouling Management Plan
The International Maritime Organization’s Guidelines for the Control and Management of Ships’ Biofouling to Minimize the Transfer of Invasive Aquatic Species, adopted in July 2011 provide a globally consistent approach to the management of biofouling on ships. The Guidelines give recommendations...
July 26th, 2017 | Environment, IMarEST | Read More

Shipping in Changing Climates

Shipping in Changing Climates
Registrations now open for the ‘go-to’ conference on shipping and GHG emissions: Shipping in Changing Climates Timetabled to take place a week before the London International Shipping Week 2017, 4th -5th September 2017, the Shipping in Changing Climates consortium’s fourth international conference...
July 21st, 2017 | Associations, Climate, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST, Oceanology | Read More

EAAW VII successfully demonstrated how problems have been solved

EAAW VII successfully demonstrated how problems have been solved
Cdr Ian Hassall RN J Over 120 delegates from Canada, The Netherlands, Poland, UK and USA attended the recent Engine As A Weapon International Symposium (EAAW VII) in Bristol (20 and 21 June at No.1 Brunel Square), with its topical theme ‘Combat Power at Sea’. Organised by FIGS Events Limited on behalf...
July 17th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST, Military, Technical, Technology | Read More

MECSS 2017 Conference programme published

MECSS 2017 Conference programme published
Kevin Duffey MECSS 2017 CONFERENCE PROGRAMME PUBLISHED – ARC FLASH; ENERGY STORAGE, CYBER SECURITY AND MORE Rising to the challenge of the industry’s fundamental responsibility of making people at sea safer, lies at the heart of the Marine Electrical and Control Systems Safety Conference (MECSS). ...
July 7th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST | Read More

Navigating through the thorny thicket of EU MRV

Navigating through the thorny thicket of EU MRV
Members of IMarEST and Verifavia teams Dubai, 18 June 2017 Under the auspices of the IMarEST UAE branch, Verifavia Shipping from France sponsored a technical meeting on the EU MRV regulation. The event was attended by 80 delegates from the Middle East & Indian subcontinent maritime fraternity.  At...
June 20th, 2017 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Environment, European Union, IMarEST, Regulatory | Read More

EAAW VII set for success

EAAW VII set for success
Over 120 delegates from 5 countries are expected at this week’s Engine As A Weapon International Symposium (EAAW VII) in Bristol (20 and 21 June at No.1 Brunel Square), with its topical theme ‘Combat Power at Sea’. Organised by FIGS Events Limited on behalf of the Institute of Marine Engineering,...
June 19th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST | Read More

Highly relevant industrial visit planned for MECSS 2017 delegates

Highly relevant industrial visit planned for MECSS 2017 delegates
The University of Strathclyde’s Power Networks Demonstration Centre (PNDC) is scheduled to play an important role for delegates at the third Marine Electrical and Control Systems Safety Conference (MECSS 2017) being held in Glasgow onWednesday 22 and Thursday 23 November, as it will host an Industrial...
May 30th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, IMarEST, Technical, Technology | Read More

Two major sponsors at IMarEST’S EAAW Symposium to highlight virtual reality

Two major sponsors at  IMarEST’S EAAW Symposium to highlight virtual reality
BMT Defence Services and BAE Systems have joined the Babcock International Group as major sponsors of the 7thEngine As A Weapon International Symposium (EAAW VII) being held in Bristol, UK on Tuesday 20 and Wednesday 21 June 2017, and will be featuring the power of virtual reality (VR) in both the conference...
May 22nd, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST, Military, Technical, Technology | Read More

Dates announced for eISR 2018, human-powered submarine races!

Dates announced for eISR 2018, human-powered submarine races!
… The IMarEST has announced that the fourth European International Submarine Races will take place over a fortnight from 2-13 July 2018, with QinetiQ, a defence technology company, as the principal sponsor for the event. The races are a unique sporting and engineering challenge which involve teams...
April 10th, 2017 | Associations, IMarEST, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Sports, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

IMarEST hosts 114th Annual Dinner with much success

IMarEST hosts 114th Annual Dinner with much success
… Guests gathered for the IMarEST 114th Annual Dinner at Guildhall, City of London to celebrate another year for the Institute. Prof. Chris Hodge OBE FREng FIMarEST, 115th President of IMarEST, gave a warm welcome, speaking of the Institute’s transformation over recent years: “We are now,...
March 22nd, 2017 | Anniversaries, Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST | Read More

IMarEST UAE Secretary awarded Marine Ambassador

IMarEST UAE Secretary awarded Marine Ambassador
Prof. Christopher Hodge presents award to Nikeel Idnan The inaugural Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (IMarEST) Outstanding Contribution Awards were presented at the 114th annual dinner in London. Nikeel Idnani, Honorary Secretary of the IMarEST UAE branch was awarded the worldwide...
March 22nd, 2017 | Associations, Awards, Events, IMarEST, People and Places | Read More

The ‘CYBER ENABLED SHIP’ under the spotlight at 4th FIGS events technical lecture

The  ‘CYBER ENABLED SHIP’ under the spotlight at 4th FIGS events technical lecture
Bernard Twomey THE ‘CYBER ENABLED SHIP’ UNDER THE SPOTLIGHT AT 4TH FIGS EVENTS TECHNICAL LECTURE The introduction of technologies that provide ‘off ship’ support for cyber enabled vessels is moving forward at a rapid rate and is a technology embedded by a number of manufacturers. As Bernard Twomey...
March 20th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST, IT and Communications, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Harnessing the intangible

Harnessing the intangible
Wärtsilä and IMarEST teams Dubai, UAE – Getting an accurate insight into a vessel’s hull fouling condition from energy consumption data is vital for maintaining vessel performance to economically feasible standards. The real-time analysis of “big data” per factors such as weather, water...
February 20th, 2017 | Associations, Bunkering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IMarEST, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

IMarEST and MARINA sign MOU to support Filipino seafarers

IMarEST and MARINA sign MOU to support Filipino seafarers
… The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST), the world’s largest global marine and maritime professional body, has today announced that it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA), an agency of the Philippine government...
February 7th, 2017 | Associations, HR, IMarEST, IT and Communications, Maritime Education and Training, News | Read More

BWTS: Focus on possibilities to have more opportunities

BWTS: Focus on possibilities to have more opportunities
… Under the auspices of the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (IMarEST) UAE Branch, industry leading Ballast Water Treatment System manufacturer – Alpha Laval sponsored an enriching knowledge sharing session focusing on their USCG type approved system which has a...
February 6th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST | Read More

IMarEST opens office in China as membership grows

IMarEST opens office in China as membership grows
(IMarEST President, Dr Jane Smallman and IMarEST Director of Asia Pacific meet the Shanghai International Shipping Center Development & Promotion Organization at their offices in Shanghai The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST), the world’s largest global marine and...
January 26th, 2017 | Associations, IMarEST | Read More

Floating wind farms as vectors for the spread of invasive species

Floating wind farms as vectors for the spread of invasive species
Research begun by the Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS) looks at how floating wind farms could provide a new route for invasive species to spread across the oceans. The movement of marine species from their native territory to other regions where they can have devastating effects on local...
January 19th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Energy, IMarEST | Read More

Are you managing your marine data well?

Are you managing your marine data well?
Marine Data Management Awareness Course Wednesday 8 February 2017  |  One Birdcage Walk, London, SW1H 9JJ Data is the new global currency and a vital asset for success in any market or venture today. Accordingly, a solid understanding of data management is crucial for anyone using marine data. This...
January 17th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST | Read More

INEC 2018!

INEC 2018!
IMarEST’s INTERNATIONAL NAVAL ENGINEERING CONFERENCE AND EXHIBITION MOVES TO AUTUMN 2018 The 14th International Naval Engineering Conference and Exhibition (INEC 2018), with increased scope to include ship control systems – concepts, design, operation and support – will be held from Tuesday 2...
December 21st, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, IMarEST | Read More

LUKOIL & IMarEST UAE discuss Cylinder Lubrication and EAL

LUKOIL & IMarEST UAE discuss Cylinder Lubrication and EAL
The LUKOIL and IMarEST teams LUKOIL presented an innovative approach to optimizing cylinder oil usage to ensure ideal engine lubrication at minimum feed rates as well as the latest in fully saturated ester oils that offer excellent oxidation and hydrolytic stability. 76 ship owners/managers, executives...
December 21st, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST, Technical, Technology | Read More

IMarEST’s Engine as a weapon international symposium 2017…

IMarEST’s Engine as a weapon international symposium 2017…
Cdr Ian Hassall RN IMarEST’s ENGINE AS A WEAPON INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM: CALL FOR PAPERS, THEME AND FIRST MAJOR SPONSOR ANNOUNCED The challenge of total ship integration across the platform, combat and air boundaries, together with the reality of operating and maintaining these complex systems at sea...
November 30th, 2016 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IMarEST, Military, Technical, Technology | Read More

BW Convention -The eggs are broken. Compliance is non-negotiable.

BW Convention -The eggs are broken. Compliance is non-negotiable.
A view from the conference during Q&A time Dubai – RINA and the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (IMarEST), UAE Branch hosted a knowledge sharing session on ‘The role of Classification in the implementation of the BWM Convention’ for the Middle East maritime fraternity. Nikeel...
November 13th, 2016 | Associations, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST, Pollution, Regulatory, RINA (Royal Institution of Naval Architects | Read More