Archive for the ‘IMarEST’ Category

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

Chief Executive of IMarEST appointed to government Maritime 2050 panel

Chief Executive of IMarEST appointed to government Maritime 2050 panel
David Loosley David Loosley – Chief Executive of the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology – has been appointed to a maritime panel by Transport Secretary, Rt Hon Chris Grayling. Working in partnership with industry, the government aims to challenge the sector to think about...
April 19th, 2018 | IMarEST, Politics and Government | Read More

Technology in Shipping: Shape up or ship out?

Technology in Shipping: Shape up or ship out?
Heidi Watson Shape up or ship out? What lies ahead for shipping crews in the wake of technological change Technological advancements mean that unmanned vessels and smart shipping are no longer a mere notion but a real possibility. In that context, Clyde & Co teamed up with Institute of Marine Science,...
March 12th, 2018 | Associations, IMarEST, Legal, Reports, Shipmanagement | Read More

Every drop in the ocean counts

Every drop in the ocean counts
l to r: Nikeel Idnani (IMarEST UAE), Zacharia George (Drew Marine UAE), Larry G. Beaver (RSC Bio Solutions USA), Ian Nielsen (RSC Bio Solutions USA) & Pradeep K. Govindan (Drew Marine) Dubai, 7 March 2018  – 101 delegates from the Middle East maritime community attended a captivating IMarEST...
March 10th, 2018 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST | Read More

New general manager, offshore & marine at Harris PYE

New general manager, offshore & marine at Harris PYE
Richard Price Richard Price has been appointed General Manager for Offshore & Marine within the Power Services Division of Harris Pye, a Joulon company.  A Chartered Engineer and Chartered Marine Engineer with the IMarEST, Richard Price gained a Master’s degree in mechanical engineering from Southampton...
March 8th, 2018 | Company Profiles, IMarEST, Person Profiles | Read More

IMarEST’s Scottish Branch 64th Annual dinner

IMarEST’s Scottish Branch 64th Annual dinner
A full view during the chairman’s speech Glasgow, 17 February  2018  – The Scottish Branch of IMarEST hosted its 64th Annual Dinner with commendable success; Anna Kaparaki and Eleni Bouri report: Around 250 members and guests attended the 64th Annual Dinner of the Scottish Branch of the...
February 17th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Charity, Communication, Events, Food and Drink, IMarEST, People and Places | Read More

Principal sponsor announced for duo of IMarEST learned society events – INEC AND iSCSS 2018

Principal sponsor announced for duo of IMarEST learned society events – INEC AND iSCSS 2018
Capt Matt Bolton RN, Ministry of Defence, UK L3 MAPPS is to be the Principal Sponsor of the 14th International Naval Engineering Conference and Exhibition (INEC 2018); which incorporates the long-established International Ship Control Systems Symposium (iSCSS 2018); both are being held in Glasgow from Tuesday...
January 25th, 2018 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IMarEST | Read More

Shipping needs uniform rules to adopt Green Technologies

Shipping needs uniform rules to adopt Green Technologies
Green container ship on river Elbe. Costs hindering implementation of energy management technology Over two thirds (68%) of global marine industry executives believe that a lack of uniform international environmental regulations will impede the adoption of green technologies in shipping, according to...
January 22nd, 2018 | Associations, Energy, Environment, IMarEST, Technical, Technology | Read More

BAWAT: A simple, pragmatic approach to the BWTS paradigm

BAWAT: A simple, pragmatic approach to the BWTS paradigm
MarEST, Bawat and Unique group teams Under the auspices of the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (IMarEST) UAE Branch, Bawat from Denmark sponsored an enriching knowledge sharing session focusing on their unique patented technology that represents perhaps the simplest technology...
December 5th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IMarEST, Pollution | Read More

Concern over cyber liability and lack of regulation hindering implementation of unmanned ships

Concern over cyber liability and lack of regulation hindering implementation of unmanned ships
… Concern over increased cyber security threat Uncertainty surrounding insurance cover availability Doubts raised over industry readiness for new technology Almost two thirds (64%) of global marine industry executives believe there is uncertainty surrounding liability issues relating to unmanned...
November 21st, 2017 | Books, IMarEST, Legal, Technical, Technology | Read More

5-4-3-2-1 ….. the clock is ticking for MECSS 2017

5-4-3-2-1 ….. the clock is ticking for MECSS 2017
Kevin Daffey The Marine Electrical and Control Systems Safety Conference (MECSS 2017) opens tomorrow (Wednesday 22 November) at Glasgow’s Technology & Innovation Centre (TIC). Delegates have travelled to be at the two-day event from Japan, The Netherlands, Norway, and from all around the UK;...
November 21st, 2017 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IMarEST | Read More

Presenting: Technology in Shipping Report 2017

Presenting: Technology in Shipping Report 2017
Technology in Shipping Technology is reshaping the marine industry. Over the next few years new technologies will completely transform shipping: an industry that is the engine of 90% of global trade. Clyde & Co and IMarEST teamed up in a joint initiative to seek insight on emerging technologies...
November 20th, 2017 | Associations, IMarEST, Legal, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

STEM Returners: creating new talent pools in STEM

STEM Returners: creating new talent pools in STEM
… Help is finally on the way for the thousands of STEM candidates who want to return to engineering after a career break, but fear that their skills are out of date.  An exciting new ‘STEM Returners Programme’ is specifically designed to help them return to their former careers, as well as...
November 13th, 2017 | Academia, HR, IMarEST, Jobs, Maritime Education and Training | Read More