Archive for the ‘IMarEST’ Category

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

Exclusive look at Singapore Navy Littoral Mission Vessel for INEC@IMDEX Asia 2017 delegates

Exclusive look at Singapore Navy Littoral Mission Vessel for INEC@IMDEX Asia 2017 delegates
. INEC@IMDEX Asia 2017, the foremost professional conference in the naval engineer’s calendar, will see attendees have the unique opportunity to visit the Republic of Singapore Navy’s latest Littoral Mission Vessel (LMV). In support of the conference theme of ‘Robust Designs, Flexible Capabilities’,...
October 28th, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST, Military | Read More

Secretary UAE branch conferred IMarEST President’s Commendation Award

Secretary UAE branch conferred IMarEST President’s Commendation Award
Nikeel Idnani Dubai, 13 Oct 2016 – Honorary Secretary of the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (IMarEST) UAE Branch – Nikeel Idnani has received the IMarEST President’s Commendation Award for 2016, recognizing exceptional service to the organization. Presenting the annual...
October 25th, 2016 | Awards, Company Profiles, IMarEST, Person Profiles | Read More

Capital Link’s timely Shipping, Marine Services and Offshore Forum

Capital Link’s timely Shipping, Marine Services and Offshore Forum
Nicolas Bornozis Capital Link lead by the Bornozis – Nicolas and Olga, keep the wind of optimism for shipping’s survival alive! Coverage of all sectors of the industry with one of the most comprehensive ever forums the Square Mile has ever witnessed, given that all sectors were duly represented...
October 5th, 2016 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corporate Social Responsibility, Emissions, Energy, Environment, European Union, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, IMarEST, IMO, Intercargo, Intermanager, International Chamber of Shipping, Intertanko, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Markets, P and I Clubs, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Shipfinance, Shipmanagement | Read More

Bright prospects for shipping students thanks to new partnership

Bright prospects for shipping students thanks to new partnership
An innovative new partnership has been announced between the IMarEST’s distance learning arm, MLA, and ABMA Education, an organisation that awards vocational qualifications. They will work together to increase the career development opportunities for students of shipping and logistics diplomas...
August 17th, 2016 | Associations, IMarEST, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore | Read More

Maritime human element training – is it working?

Maritime human element training – is it working?
Statistics continue to show that human factors are the root cause of 65% of maritime related incidents and accident with tangible and direct financial costs, safety and environmental issues. IAMI (International Association of Maritime Institutions) and IMarEST(Institute of Marine Engineering Science...
August 16th, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST | Read More

The gap between education and training of cadets

The gap between education and training of cadets
Skills gap cadet The gap between education and training of cadets – survey to inform round table discussion The IMarEST, together with Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM) Singapore, is holding a high-level round table discussion to discuss the key issues surrounding cadet training and what the shipping...
August 3rd, 2016 | Academia, Associations, HR, IMarEST, Maritime Education and Training, News | Read More

IMarEST bursary to support distance e-learning students globally

IMarEST bursary to support distance e-learning students globally
IMarEST is delighted to announce the launch of a bursary scheme for students enrolling on the Sustainable Maritime Operations degree courses provided by its subsidiary, Marine Learning Alliance (MLA). The bursaries are designed to help students from any country who want to further their career by achieving...
August 3rd, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST, IT and Communications, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Maritime Labour Convention 2006 – Amendments

Maritime Labour Convention 2006 – Amendments
Better conditions on modern tonnage From Christodoulos G. Vassiliades & Co LLC on the latest MLC 2006 ammendments:  MARITIME LABOUR CONVENTION 2006 – AMENDMENTS Following the unanimous adoption by the Special Tripartite Committee of the amendments to the Maritime Labour Convention 2006 (the “Convention”),...
July 25th, 2016 | Associations, BIMCO, Comment, Corporate Social Responsibility, HR, IACS, IMarEST, IMIF, Intercargo, Intermanager, International Chamber of Shipping, International Shipping Federation, Intertanko, ITF, Jobs, Labour Disputes, Legal, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, P and I Clubs, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Winners announced of human-powered submarine races

Winners announced of human-powered submarine races
Anna van Wel and belle van Bree The IMarEST’s European International Submarine Races 2016, held 6th-15th July at QinetiQ’s Ocean Basin in Gosport UK, has concluded with the University of Auckland team’s Taniwha II submarine taking the winning trophy. The team proved that the combination of innovation...
July 19th, 2016 | Academia, Associations, IMarEST, Sports, Underwater Shipping | Read More

IMarEST meeting in Dubai

IMarEST meeting in Dubai
David Henderson Dubai, 10 July 2016 – The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (IMarEST) was set up in 1889 by seagoing engineers in London to form a society representing their shared interests. It has developed to incorporate all areas of engineering relating to the sea –...
July 15th, 2016 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IMarEST, News | Read More