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IEC Telecom enhances maritime service with Iridium CertusTM

IEC Telecom enhances maritime service with Iridium CertusTM
. IEC Telecom enhances maritime service with Iridium CertusTM IEC Telecom set to provide enhanced maritime communications after successfully completing interconnection with Iridium Certus™ Cergy, July 22, 2019: Satellite communications specialist IEC Telecom has successfully completed an interconnection...
July 22nd, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wallem reboots agency business with software for simpler workflows

Wallem reboots agency business with software for simpler workflows
Frank Coles, CEO, Wallem Wallem reboots agency business with software for simpler workflows Wallem Group is rolling out cloud-based software to reduce paperwork and streamline workflows across its ship agency business. Simplifying the management of documentation and actions required in port calls in...
July 18th, 2019 | Company Profiles, IT and Communications, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

The BDI@2,064; a cause for CC …err Cautious Celebrations

The BDI@2,064; a cause for CC …err Cautious Celebrations
John Faraclas The BDI@2,064; a cause for CC …err Cautious Celebrations The BDI gained 53 points earlier on today and it’s only 173 points apart from that of the end of December 2013 when it stood at 2,247 (2,247 – 2,064= 173) Geopolitics? Well only the 12 Greek Gods know what’s next… Best one...
July 17th, 2019 | Charity, Clubs, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Drill ships, EEZ, Energy, European Union, Insurance and Reinsurance, IT and Communications, Legal, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Marine Insurance, Organisations, Politics and Government, Technical, Technology | Read More

Drones herald in new era of inspections

Drones herald in new era of inspections
The result of six months of development work and trials: A mid-sized commercial drone fitted with a special accessory frame designed and manufactu-red in-house by the Gdansk DNV GL surveyor team is now standard equipment for inspections at DNV GL locations around the world. Drones herald in new era of...
July 17th, 2019 | Aviation, Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Haifa Port Presents – A Brand-New Website Providing a Full, Transparent Real-Time Data

Haifa Port Presents – A Brand-New Website Providing a Full, Transparent Real-Time Data
.. Haifa Port Presents – A Brand-New Website Providing a Full, Transparent Real-Time Data After lengthy, meticulous planning, Haifa Port this week launched a single ground-breaking website which in effect is six different websites, presenting the Port’s activity in three languages attractively...
July 16th, 2019 | Cruise Industry, IT and Communications, News, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Alpha Ori Technologies secures ClassNK certification for SMARTSHIP™

Alpha Ori Technologies secures ClassNK certification for SMARTSHIP™
Captain Rajesh Unni, Co-CEO of AOT and CEO and Founder of leading Singapore-based shipmanager Synergy Group  Alpha Ori Technologies secures ClassNK certification for SMARTSHIP™ Leading ship classification society ClassNK has confirmed type approval certification for SMARTShip™, the patented digital...
July 15th, 2019 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Shipmanagement | Read More

EQnomics Partners with IRI/The Marshall Islands Registry’s Piraeus Office for Human Capital Development Training

EQnomics Partners with IRI/The Marshall Islands Registry’s Piraeus Office for Human Capital Development Training
EQnomics Partners with IRI/The Marshall Islands Registry’s Piraeus Office for Human Capital Development Training EQnomics reinforces its commitment to the maritime industry having been engaged by IRI/The Marshall Islands Registry’s Piraeus office to provide operational and human capital excellence...
July 11th, 2019 | Flags, HR, IT and Communications, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

NAPA strengthens board with appointment of Tor E. Svensen

NAPA strengthens board with appointment of Tor E. Svensen
Tor E Svensen NAPA strengthens board with appointment of Tor E. Svensen Former CEO of DNV GL Maritime, chairman of IACS and current Vice President, Marine Technology at Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines to add expertise to the development of safety and performance solutions for cruise and beyond Helsinki,...
July 8th, 2019 | IT and Communications | Read More

Maersk Supply Service becomes first company to offer clients unique high-speed internet access with Fleet Xpress

Maersk Supply Service becomes first company to offer clients unique high-speed internet access with Fleet Xpress
Eric Griffin, VP of Offshore Energy, Inmarsat Maritime Maersk Supply Service becomes first company to offer clients unique high-speed internet access with Fleet Xpress Leading Offshore supply vessel operator adds dedicated bandwidth charterer service agreement to fleet-wide Fleet Xpress renewal contract...
July 2nd, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

NAPA helps BC Ferries join the e-log revolution

NAPA helps BC Ferries join the e-log revolution
BC Ferries Cruise Vessel. NAPA helps BC Ferries join the e-log revolution NAPA Logbook makes routines easier, increases transparency, and decreases workload and human error Helsinki, Finland – 24 June 2019 – NAPA, the leading maritime software, services and data analysis provider, today announced...
June 24th, 2019 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

DSME, NAPA, Korea Maritime and Ocean University, and AVL partner to develop digital ships

DSME, NAPA, Korea Maritime and Ocean University, and AVL partner to develop digital ships
l to r: Odin Kwon, Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering, Deog Hee Doh, Korea Maritime and Ocean University, Naoki Mizutani, NAPA and Marko Dekena, AVL LIST signing the co-operation agreement at Nor-Shipping 2019 exhibition in Oslo. DSME, NAPA, Korea Maritime and Ocean University, and AVL partner...
June 17th, 2019 | Academia, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

KVH Announces KONGSBERG as First Partner for KVH Watch IoT Connectivity

KVH Announces KONGSBERG as First Partner for KVH Watch IoT Connectivity
. KVH Announces KONGSBERG as First Partner for KVH Watch IoT Connectivity Connectivity for Kognifai Vessel Insight to be powered by KVH Watch MIDDLETOWN, RI – June 6, 2019 – KVH Industries, Inc., (Nasdaq: KVHI), today announced that KONGSBERG is its first major partner for KVH WatchTM IoT Connectivity...
June 6th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

IUA publishes Cyber Exclusion Clauses

IUA publishes Cyber Exclusion Clauses
Chris Jones IUA publishes Cyber Exclusion Clauses Two new London Market model clauses to help underwriters manage cyber losses have been published by the International Underwriting Association (IUA). The wordings have been developed in order to address issues of non-affirmative or ‘silent’ cover,...
June 5th, 2019 | Insurance and Reinsurance, IT and Communications, IUA, Marine Insurance | Read More

Cyber risk, GDPR and Port State Control – Chios Marine Club hosts expert presentation

Cyber risk, GDPR and Port State Control – Chios Marine Club hosts expert presentation
Captain  Georgios Tsouris introducing the event Cyber risk, GDPR and Port State Control – Chios Marine Club hosts expert presentation A high profile presentation was organized by the Chios Marine Club in the warm and friendly atmosphere of the Angelicoussis Shipping Group auditorium, on the 29th May...
June 4th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IT and Communications, Regulatory, Shipmanagement | Read More

Maritime VSAT Innovator Introduces ‘KVH Watch’ IoT Connectivity as a Service

Maritime VSAT Innovator Introduces ‘KVH Watch’ IoT Connectivity as a Service
.. Maritime VSAT Innovator Introduces ‘KVH Watch’ IoT Connectivity as a Service New KVH Watch service is designed for maritime equipment manufacturers, enabling them to conduct remote monitoring and real-time intervention MIDDLETOWN, RI – June 4, 2019 – KVH Industries, Inc., (Nasdaq: KVHI), today...
June 4th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

DNV GL’s new Digital Solutions CEO focused on plugging customers’ skills gap

DNV GL’s new Digital Solutions CEO focused on plugging customers’ skills gap
Kenneth Vareide DNV GL’s new Digital Solutions CEO focused on plugging customers’ skills gap Høvik, Norway, 03 June 2019 – Kenneth Vareide has been appointed the CEO of DNV GL’s Digital Solutions business area, which is a provider of solutions for managing risk and improving asset performance. ...
June 3rd, 2019 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, News | Read More

RAM Intermodal Software rebrands as MRI Intermodal Software

RAM Intermodal Software rebrands as MRI Intermodal Software
RAM Intermodal Software rebrands as MRI Intermodal Software New name reflects global growth and innovation at MRI Intermodal Software London 31 May 2019 – The leading solutions provider to intermodal leasing companies and international tank operators formerly known as RAM Intermodal Software...
May 31st, 2019 | IT and Communications, Logistics | Read More

Inmarsat partners with Airbus to deliver ground-breaking transformation of Fleet Xpress network

Inmarsat partners with Airbus to deliver ground-breaking transformation of Fleet Xpress network
. Inmarsat partners with Airbus to deliver ground-breaking transformation of Fleet Xpress network Partnership to transform Global Xpress (GX) network capacity, capabilities & operational agility to meet burgeoning market demand – means Fleet Xpress to remain the gold standard for global mobile...
May 30th, 2019 | Aviation, IT and Communications | Read More

The BDI@1,082; Supras “spoil” the broth…

The BDI@1,082; Supras “spoil” the broth…
The BDI@1,082; Supras “spoil” the broth… John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) ended up 16 points earlier on today following the long weekend due to the spring Holiday as well as due to end of the European Union’s election process. Now if we have so far stressed the perplexed and enigmatic...
May 28th, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Art and auctions, Associations, Charity, Chartering, Classification Societies, Climate, Construction, Consumers Market, Container shipping, Containers, Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Energy, Environment, European Union, Holidays, HR, IMO, Insurance and Reinsurance, IT and Communications, LNG, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marinas, Maritime Art, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Mediterranean Shipping, News, Oceanology, Oil Industry, Organisations, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Religion, Reports, Sailing, Shipping Centers, Shipping Indices, Short-sea shipping, Sports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Tourism, Trade and Commerce, Weather, Yachting | Read More

Inmarsat announces digital and crew welfare events at LISW2019

Inmarsat announces digital and crew welfare events at LISW2019
. Inmarsat announces digital and crew welfare events at London International Shipping Week Events on digitalisation and crew well-being on 10th and 11th September to be co-hosted with WISTA International and the four LISW-supported maritime charities, including ISWAN’s International Seafarers’...
May 23rd, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, HR, IT and Communications | Read More

The Maritime Community meet at Digital Ship Forums

The Maritime Community meet at Digital Ship Forums
One of the panels The Maritime Community meet at Digital Ship Forums Earlier this month Digital Ship brought together the maritime community in Athens at the Maritime Cyber Resilience Forum to provide perspective about where the real cyber security threats are in the maritime industry and what to do...
May 23rd, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IT and Communications | Read More

Tototheo Maritime co-CEO Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou selected for “Best Strategic Communication” Efkranti Award

Tototheo Maritime co-CEO Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou selected for “Best Strategic Communication” Efkranti Award
Athena Kanellatou giving the award to Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou Tototheo Maritime co-CEO Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou selected for “Best Strategic Communication” Efkranti Award  The Efkranti Awards are presented annually by the renowned Greek publication Naftika Chronika by Gratia Publications....
May 22nd, 2019 | Awards, Charity, Communication, Events, HR, IT and Communications, People and Places, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Wärtsilä simulator software selected to teach modern navigational skills at three Netherlands training locations

Wärtsilä simulator software selected to teach modern navigational skills at three Netherlands training locations
Wärtsilä NTPRO 5000 simulator software is designed to provide highly realistic training. Wärtsilä simulator software selected to teach modern navigational skills at three Netherlands training locations Wärtsilä Corporation,  22 May 2019, 10:30 AM EEST – Software solutions from the technology...
May 22nd, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

NAPA announced as first service provider for Ship Data Center’s IoS Open Platform

NAPA announced as first service provider for Ship Data Center’s IoS Open Platform
NAPA announced as first service provider for Ship Data Center’s IoS Open Platform NAPA will provide performance analytics and voyage optimization expertise via platform Helsinki, 22 May 2019: NAPA the leading provider of maritime software, services and data analysis, today announced that it has become...
May 22nd, 2019 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technology | Read More

Active Products transition to new Customs Declaration Service with Descartes

Active Products transition to new Customs Declaration Service with Descartes
Active Products transition to new Customs Declaration Service with Descartes London, UK, 21.05.2019 — One of the UK’s many SME importers, Active Products (UK) Ltd, has successfully become an early adopter of HM Revenue and Customs’ (HMRC) new Customs Declaration Service (CDS), following advice...
May 21st, 2019 | IT and Communications, Trade and Commerce | Read More