Archive for the ‘Safety and Security’ Category

Damen FCS demonstrates versatility again in collaborative technology project

Damen FCS demonstrates versatility again in collaborative technology project
Qualification test in North Sea Damen FCS demonstrates versatility again in collaborative technology project Delft Dynamics, Next Ocean and Damen perform qualification test in North Sea Damen Shipyards Group, in collaboration with Delft Dynamics and Next Ocean, has trialled a new approach to search and...
November 14th, 2019 | Aviation, Health and Safety, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Technology | Read More

Enhancing Maritime Safety Culture

Enhancing Maritime Safety Culture
(L-R) L. Makris, Surveyor (Yachts & Small Crafts) /Hellenic Lloyd’s, Dr N. Mazarakis, Professor /Marine Meteorology, RADM J. Drymoussis, Deputy Commander/Hellenic Navy Fleet, G. Genikaliotis, Chairman/Vourkari Sailing Club and C. Triantafillou, HELMEPA “Enhancing Maritime Safety Culture” The...
November 14th, 2019 | Charity, Classification Societies, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Safety and Security | Read More

GTMaritime takes Cyber Security Award at Smart4Sea EUROPORT 2019

GTMaritime takes Cyber Security Award at Smart4Sea EUROPORT 2019
Cyber Security Award at Smart4Sea EUROPORT 2019 GTMaritime takes Cyber Security Award at Smart4Sea EUROPORT 2019 Industry-leading data and communications solutions company GTMaritime has won the Smart4Sea Award 2019 for Cyber Security, after a public vote recognised GTMailPlus as the product making the...
November 12th, 2019 | Associations, Awards, Safety and Security | Read More

World-Link appraises Cybersecurity solution at IMarEST UAE

World-Link appraises Cybersecurity solution at IMarEST UAE
90 delegates attended World-Link appraises Cybersecurity solution at IMarEST UAE Dubai, 7 Nov 2019 World-Link Communication in conjunction with the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (IMarEST) UAE Branch hosted a knowledge sharing session for 90 delegates who connected with the...
November 11th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

Latest Seafarers Happiness report paints optimist picture across the shipping industry

Latest Seafarers Happiness report paints optimist picture across the shipping industry
Latest Seafarers Happiness report paints optimist picture across the shipping industry New report from the Mission to Seafarers shows increased positivity and satisfaction among those working at sea LONDON, 4 NOVEMBER 2019: After concerning reports earlier in the year, the latest Seafarers Happiness...
November 4th, 2019 | Health and Safety, HR, Insight, Reports, Safety and Security | Read More

£3million Cyber-SHIP Lab offers unique opportunity to address global maritime cyber security challenges

£3million Cyber-SHIP Lab offers unique opportunity to address global maritime cyber security challenges
. £3million Cyber-SHIP Lab offers unique opportunity to address global maritime cyber security challenges A unique new research facility designed to address the key cyber security challenges facing the shipping industry is being established at the University of Plymouth. The £3million Cyber-SHIP Lab,...
November 4th, 2019 | Academia, Corruption, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security | Read More

Virtual Reality Finnish Disruptive Innovation transforms Maritime Safety Training and Education.

Virtual Reality Finnish Disruptive Innovation transforms Maritime Safety Training and Education.
John Faraclas testing the MarSEVR, Virtual Reality Finnish Disruptive Innovation transforms Maritime Safety Training and Education. London. Allaboutshipping.co uk was invited on October 29, 2019 to attend a presentation of the MarSEVR (Maritime Safety Education with Virtual Reality) in London at the...
October 30th, 2019 | Events, Health and Safety, HR, Insight, IT and Communications, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, News, P and I Clubs, Safety and Security, Shipmanagement, Technology | Read More

Risk specialist joins Navigate Response as Crisis Response Manager

Risk specialist joins Navigate Response as Crisis Response Manager
Tom Adams Risk specialist joins Navigate Response as Crisis Response Manager Navigate Response, the global maritime crisis communication consultancy, announced today that Tom Adams has joined its expanding London team as a Crisis Response Manager. Tom joins Navigate Response from the security sector...
October 30th, 2019 | Civil Unrest, Claims, Company Profiles, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Groundings, Health and Safety, Maritime Accidents, News, Person Profiles, Piracy and Terrorism, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

VIKING Wins Greek Coast Guard Tender

VIKING Wins Greek Coast Guard Tender
The VIKING ambulance boat VIKING Wins Greek Coast Guard Tender VIKING Life-Saving Equipment has been declared the winning bidder in a tender covering three offshore high-speed ambulance boats that will support emergency services in the Aegean Sea. The international tender was concluded after a cooperation...
October 29th, 2019 | Health and Safety, Safety and Security | Read More

Grupo Stier celebrates its 25th anniversary with reception in the City of London

Grupo Stier celebrates its 25th anniversary with reception in the City of London
Ida Stier greeting captain Chris Adams Grupo Stier celebrates its 25th anniversary with reception in the City of London by James Brewer. Ida Stier, founder and chief executive of Grupo Stier, welcomed guests from many sectors of the maritime industry to a reception in London to mark the 25th anniversary...
October 26th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Claims, Company Profiles, Defense, Disputes, Events, Flags, Groundings, Health and Safety, Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, News, P and I Clubs, People and Places, Person Profiles, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Ship Agencies, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

BDI’s positive (?) hiccup amid further Geopolitical tensions…

BDI’s positive (?) hiccup amid further Geopolitical tensions…
John Faraclas BDI’s positive hiccup amid further Geopolitical tensions… The BDI gained six points earlier on today and now reads 1,785 thanks to the Capes bouncing back with 53 points. Geopolitics continue to be in a perplexed deteriorating mess in all fronts in all five continents and seven seas....
October 24th, 2019 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Health and Safety, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Markets, Military, P and I Clubs, People and Places, Safety and Security, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Tankers, Tourism, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The Markets: still in red; the geopolitics more than explosive

The Markets: still in red; the geopolitics more than explosive
John Faraclas The Markets: still in red; the geopolitics more than explosive The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 27 points and now stands at 1,779 points losing the 1,800 point-threshold. The Geopolitical situation is not just perplexed, its explosive and except despicable thing to happen in all fronts....
October 23rd, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Insight, Markets, Military, News, Safety and Security, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

7th Annual HELMEPA – USCG meeting in Washington, DC

7th Annual HELMEPA – USCG meeting in Washington, DC
A commemorative photo call of the participants 7th Annual HELMEPA – USCG meeting in Washington, DC On Tuesday 15 October 2019, representatives of seven managing companies members of HELMEPA, accompanied by its Director General, Dimitris Mitsatsos and the Executive Coordinator Christiana Prekezes,...
October 22nd, 2019 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Health and Safety, Safety and Security | Read More

IMRF delivers tailored training to boost maritime SAR capabilities across Africa

IMRF delivers tailored training to boost maritime SAR capabilities across Africa
Image shows the course attendees taking part in a practical exercise as part of the course. IMRF delivers tailored training to boost maritime SAR capabilities across Africa The International Maritime Rescue Federation has held a basic rescue boat operating course, in conjunction with the RNLI, specifically...
October 21st, 2019 | Associations, Health and Safety, HR, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, Safety and Security | Read More

Anglo-Eastern and Naval Dome ink Cyber MOU

Anglo-Eastern and Naval Dome ink Cyber MOU
Capt. Hojgaard said: “Cyber threats are amongst the most serious challenges the global shipping industry faces.” Anglo-Eastern and Naval Dome ink Cyber MOU Global ship manager Anglo-Eastern has inked a memorandum of understanding on cyber security with Naval Dome. Signed by Capt. Bjorn Hojgaard,...
October 21st, 2019 | Corruption, IT and Communications, Maritime Fraud, Safety and Security, Technology | Read More

2019 Q3 IMB Piracy Report

2019 Q3 IMB Piracy Report
Captain P. Mukundan Maritime piracy incidents down in Q3, yet Gulf of Guinea remains a hot spot London and Kuala Lumpur, 15 October 2019 – The International Chamber of Commerce International Maritime Bureau’s (IMB) report for the third quarter of 2019 demonstrates fewer incidents of piracy and armed...
October 15th, 2019 | Bribery and Corruption, Corruption, Health and Safety, Maritime Fraud, Piracy and Terrorism, Reports, Safety and Security, Seizures | Read More

Lifeboat crews across Europe swap places

Lifeboat crews across Europe swap places
Image provided by Mats Ryde, SSRS, Exchange 2019 Lifeboat crews across Europe swap places IMRF holds its 8th annual European Lifeboat Crew Exchange, where crew members swap places to learn about different equipment and gain experience in new locations. The International Maritime Rescue Federation (IMRF) has...
October 10th, 2019 | Associations, Health and Safety, HR, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, Reports, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

The BDI@1,767 with Geopolitics in dire straits…

The BDI@1,767 with Geopolitics in dire straits…
John Faraclas The BDI@1,767 with Geopolitics in dire straits… What a week that was in all fronts; the BDI down, the Geopolitics in total disarray and Shipping at the cross-roads of a new era. John Faraclas’ daily and weekly recaps: The BDI was up after a long time given its continuous fall and gained...
October 4th, 2019 | Civil Unrest, Comment, Disputes, Markets, News, Reports, Safety and Security, Sanctions, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Celebrating 1 million hours of safety in the Port of Ngqura

Celebrating 1 million hours of safety in the Port of Ngqura
The Port of Ngqura’s leadership celebrated their safety achievement with employees in the workplace by wearing blue overalls and handing out chocolates to them Celebrating 1 million hours of safety in the Port of Ngqura  [Port Elizabeth, 4 October 2019] Transnet National Ports Authority’s (TNPA)...
October 4th, 2019 | Health and Safety, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

“Enhancing the Understanding of New and Enduring Challenges in Maritime Safety Culture in the Eastern Mediterranean”

“Enhancing the Understanding of New and Enduring Challenges in Maritime Safety Culture in the Eastern Mediterranean”
Dimitris Mitsatsos, Director, General/HELMEPA, presenting the program “Enhancing the Understanding of New and Enduring Challenges in Maritime Safety Culture in the Eastern Mediterranean” OnThursday, 3 October 2019 representatives of the maritime press in Piraeus, Greece were presented with this 3-year...
October 4th, 2019 | Associations, Charity, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, Health and Safety, Maritime Accidents, Press and Media, Safety and Security | Read More

The Bulletin: Bugs in the system

The Bulletin: Bugs in the system
The Bulletin: Bugs in the system Autumn 2019 Vol.10 Ed.4 Bugs in the system: Cyber readiness in global finance For law-abiding people, rapid advances in digitalisation offer convenience, ease of access and cost efficiency. For the criminally minded, it presents countless openings for large-scale cyber...
October 1st, 2019 | Corruption, IT and Communications, Safety and Security | Read More

Volatility and uncertainty bring the BDI@1,963… What next..?

Volatility and uncertainty bring the BDI@1,963… What next..?
John Faraclas Volatility and uncertainty bring the BDI@1,963… What next..? Per our upload earlier on today the BDI (Baltic Dry Index) went on a free fall headed by the triple digit fall of the Capes. Geopolitics still getting sour. John Faraclas end of the day recap: The BDI lost 90 points thanks...
September 26th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Events, IMO, Insight, Markets, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Safety and Security, Sanctions, Seizures, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Moran Cyber- Digital Security’s Future at SHIPPINGInsight

Moran Cyber- Digital Security’s Future at SHIPPINGInsight
. Moran Cyber- Digital Security’s Future at SHIPPINGInsight SHIPPINGInsight 2019 Breakfast Briefing: The Future of Maritime Digital Security: Captain Alexander Soukhanov, Director of Moran Cyber Moran Cyber is pleased to invite you for breakfast during the SHIPPINGInsight conference on Wednesday,...
September 26th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IT and Communications, Safety and Security | Read More

Fleet Secure Endpoint wins Best Security Product Award at Safety at Sea Awards

Fleet Secure Endpoint wins Best Security Product Award at Safety at Sea Awards
Peter Broadhurst, Senior VP Safety and Security, receiving the award from broadcaster Colin Murray (left) and Guy Platten, Secretary General, International Chamber of Shipping. Fleet Secure Endpoint wins Best Security Product Award at Safety at Sea Awards Leading industry award for Inmarsat’s cyber...
September 19th, 2019 | Awards, IT and Communications, Safety and Security, Shipmanagement | Read More

Global Maritime Security Conference (7-9 October)

Global Maritime Security Conference (7-9 October)
Global Maritime Security Conference (7-9 October) “GLOBAL MARITIME SECURITY CONFERENCE” – ADVANCING INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION FOR A SAFE, SECURE AND SUSTAINABLE OCEAN ECONOMY (ABUJA NIGERIA, 7-9 OCTOBER 2019) International Collaboration to Tackle the Security Threats Affecting the Blue Economy 17...
September 17th, 2019 | Piracy and Terrorism, Safety and Security | Read More