Archive for the ‘IT and Communications’ Category

SHIPSERV awarded ISO 270001 certification

SHIPSERV awarded ISO 270001 certification
Kim Skaarup, Chief Operating Officer, ShipServ QMS International certification recognises ShipServ’s robust information security management system and ability to combat cyber security threats LONDON – 6 June 2017: ShipServ, the world’s leading maritime e-procurement platform, today announced that...
June 27th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Regulatory, Safety and Security | Read More

Hanseaticsoft launches Cloud MRV to help shipping companies…

Hanseaticsoft launches Cloud MRV to help shipping companies…
Hanseaticsoft launches Cloud MRV to help shipping companies comply with new EU MRV regulation Ahead of the new EU MRV (Monitoring, Reporting and Verification) regulation which comes into force on 1st January 2018, Hanseaticsoft, a leading provider of maritime software, has launched Cloud MRV, a new...
June 26th, 2017 | European Union, IT and Communications, Organisations, Regulatory, Shipmanagement | Read More

AkzoNobel releases Intertrac Vision Lite, introducing Intertrac Vision to Wider Audience

AkzoNobel releases Intertrac Vision Lite, introducing Intertrac Vision to Wider Audience
… June 21, 2017 – A wider set of customers can embark on a ‘Digital Voyage’ – a new customer experience with AkzoNobel’s Intertrac Vision Lite. The new iPad App offers a lite version of Intertrac Vision, AkzoNobel’s big data hull performance prediction tool. Free-to-use Intertrac Vision...
June 23rd, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

The New World

The New World
Frank Coles, CEO Transas A message from Frank Coles, CEO of Transas on the International Day of the Seafarer 23 June 2017: On this day of recognition, I would like to celebrate the women and men who commit their careers and their lives to being at sea for extended periods of time. The future facing...
June 23rd, 2017 | Anniversaries, IMO, IT and Communications, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Organisations, Shipmanagement | Read More

Q88 says market demands need to be strictly listened to when it comes to software solutions

Q88 says market demands need to be strictly listened to when it comes to software solutions
Fritz Heidenreich Stamford – 22 June 2017 – Software providers need to be more aware of the precise demands being voiced by today’s shipowners and charterers and must match or exceed these if they are to win business in this highly competitive yet still potentially lucrative market, according to...
June 22nd, 2017 | Chartering, IT and Communications, Markets, News, Sales and Purchases | Read More

Evergreen rolls out sea freight services for Alibaba.com members

Evergreen rolls out sea freight services for Alibaba.com members
An Evergreen containerhsip June 21, 2017 — Evergreen Line has teamed up with Alibaba.com, a leading wholesale marketplace for global trade under Alibaba Group, to provide Alibaba.com members with the option of booking sea freight services online with guaranteed space and prices. Evergreen Line has...
June 21st, 2017 | Consumers Market, IT and Communications, Liner Shipping and Trade, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Thuraya IP M2M Service launched to connect the Internet of Remote Things

Thuraya IP M2M Service launched to connect the Internet of Remote Things
… The new service enables applications in utilities, logistics, oil and gas, and renewable energy DUBAI, UAE, 21 June, 2017 – Thuraya Telecommunications Company today announced the launch of the Thuraya IP M2M Service to support high volume, high throughput machine-to-machine (M2M) applications....
June 21st, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Environment, Gas, IT and Communications, Logistics, Oil Industry | Read More

ClassNK unveils longitudinal strength assessments software “PrimeShip-HULL(Rules) /PartC15” in response to latest rule amendments

ClassNK unveils longitudinal strength assessments software “PrimeShip-HULL(Rules) /PartC15” in response to latest rule amendments
PrimeShip-HULL(Rules)/PartC15_image 1 Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK released a new longitudinal strength assessments software “PrimeShip-HULL(Rules)/PartC15” as part of its prescriptive calculation suite “PrimeShip-HULL(Rules)”. For ensuring further safety and streamlining...
June 16th, 2017 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Regulatory, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

ETF and ECSA joint statement at the occasion of the EU Digital Assembly June 2017

ETF and ECSA joint statement at the occasion of the EU Digital Assembly June 2017
Digitalisation in shipping: Smart digital solutions to alleviate administrative workload on crew and companies On the occasion of the “Digital Assembly 2017” co-organised on 15 & 16 June by the European Commission and the Maltese Presidency of the Council of the EU the European seafarers and...
June 15th, 2017 | Associations, European Union, IT and Communications, Politics and Government, Regulatory | Read More

Inmarsat enhances installation support network to meet accelerating Fleet Xpress service uptake

Inmarsat enhances installation support network to meet accelerating Fleet Xpress service uptake
FX Port Map_screen Unprecedented market response prompts more than fivefold expansion in installation port network for high-speed broadband service 15 June 2017: Inmarsat (LSE: ISAT.L) has responded to extraordinary levels of demand for its ground-breaking Fleet Xpress service by boosting from six to...
June 15th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

ORBCOMM acquires inthinc, INC.

ORBCOMM acquires inthinc, INC.
Accelerates ORBCOMM’s entry into the fleet management market by adding best-in-class vehicle telematics and driver safety solutions to its IoT offering Rochelle Park, NJ, June 13, 2017 – ORBCOMM Inc. (Nasdaq: ORBC), a leading global provider of Machine-to-Machine (M2M) and Internet of Things...
June 13th, 2017 | Automobiles, IT and Communications, Land Trasnport, Mergers and Acquisitions, Technical, Technology | Read More

The Board of Oslo Børs approves EVRY for listing

12/06/2017 – At its meeting on 12 June 2017, the Board of Directors of Oslo Børs resolved to admit the shares in EVRY ASA to listing on Oslo Børs. Admission to listing will be on a conditional basis (“if issued/if sold”) until the second day of listing in accordance with Section 2.5.2 of...
June 12th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

SingPost unveils SmartPost initiative

SingPost unveils SmartPost initiative
Harnessing technologies like near-field communication, SmartPost will equip SingPost’s postal staff with new skills and tools to elevate their operational capability and efficiency SINGAPORE, 12 June 2017 – Singapore Post (SingPost) announced SmartPost, a transformational initiative that will be...
June 12th, 2017 | Communication, IT and Communications, Technical, Technology | Read More

MarineFields Holdings Ltd and Inmarsat have signed an MOU

MarineFields Holdings Ltd  and Inmarsat have signed an MOU
Socrates Theodossiou and Roland Spithout MarineFields Holdings Ltd (a member of Tototheo Maritime) and Inmarsat (LSE:ISAT.L) have signed an MOU to partner in investigating how sea traffic management and satellite connectivity can make port calls more efficient for all stakeholders through improved information...
June 8th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Digital Ship is bringing The Maritime CIO Forum to Tokyo on 30 August 2017

Digital Ship is bringing The Maritime CIO Forum to Tokyo on 30 August 2017
Shipping is waking up to a new era, where digitalisation is creating increased opportunity for development and innovation. With this in mind, Digital Ship is excited to be heading back to Japan to hold the next in our series of highly respected Maritime CIO Forums, where the focus will be on how to...
June 8th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IT and Communications, Shipmanagement | Read More

NYK and DNV GL cooperate to unlock the potential of maritime data

NYK and DNV GL cooperate to unlock the potential of maritime data
At the Nor-Shipping presentation (from L to R): Hideyuki Ando, Senior General Manager, MTI/NYK Group, Trond Hodne, Sales and Marketing Director, DNV GL – Maritime, Svein Steimler, President and Chief Executive Officer, NYK Group Europe Ltd. Oslo, 1 June 2017: At Nor-Shipping 2017, NYK and DNV GL...
June 7th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, IT and Communications, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä introduces its Eniram SkyLight 2.0 monitoring & predictive analysis system update

Wärtsilä introduces its Eniram SkyLight 2.0 monitoring & predictive analysis system update
The Eniram Skylight 2.0 adds nautical maps, weather, and route implementation to aid predictive analysis. Eniram, a Wärtsilä company, has introduced a major update to its performance monitoring system targeted at commercial shipping operators. The Eniram SkyLight 2.0 adds nautical maps, weather layers,...
May 31st, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology, Weather | Read More

KVH Announces CHARTlink for ChartCo, Delivering Charts and Publications to Vessels at Sea Seamlessly

KVH Announces CHARTlink for ChartCo, Delivering Charts and Publications to Vessels at Sea Seamlessly
PassageManager, ChartCo’s application for chart management, voyage planning, and more. The charts depicted are delivered by KVH’s CHARTlinkTM for ChartCo. Gigabytes of ChartCo digital content will be multicast via KVH’s IP-MobileCast content delivery service, eliminating cost and delay MIDDLETOWN,...
May 31st, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Inmarsat offers risk assessment for cyber security industry working group

Inmarsat offers risk assessment for cyber security industry working group
30 May, 2017: Inmarsat (LSE: ISAT.L) is giving its full backing to a new joint working group formed by the International Association of Classification Societies (IACS) to develop a coordinated position on cybercrime and its prevention.  The maritime industry’s leading satellite service provider said...
May 30th, 2017 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Safety and Security | Read More

DNV GL at Nor-Shipping: A digital journey to the top of classification

DNV GL at Nor-Shipping: A digital journey to the top of classification
Attendees experience the DNV GL digital journey Oslo, 29 May 2017: DNV GL held it’s traditional press conference at the Nor-Shipping trade fair today. This year, the event took place on the impressive Vision of the Fjords, a DNV GL-classed carbon fibre, hybrid ferry. The content showcased DNV GL’s...
May 29th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Lloyd’s Register: First ships in the world to be certified Cyber SAFE delivered

Lloyd’s Register: First ships in the world to be certified Cyber SAFE delivered
Trammo Dietlin, the first ship to be awarded the notation Cyber (AL-SAFE) 29 May 2017 – The first ships to be classed with Lloyd’s Register’s cyber notations have been delivered to Global United in Korea. Built by Hanjin Heavy Industries, in collaboration with Alpha Ori Technology, the ships...
May 29th, 2017 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

HudonAnalytix wins 2017 Digital Innovation Award

HudonAnalytix wins 2017 Digital Innovation Award
l to r: Liz McCarthy of Lloyd’s List; Max Bobys and Cynthia Hudson of HudsonAnalytix: Joe Hughes of the American Club who presented the award. Maritime Cyber Security System Powered by NTELX Technology New York–  HudsonAnalytix walked away with the prestigious Lloyd’s List 2017 Intelligence...
May 26th, 2017 | Awards, IT and Communications, Technical, Technology | Read More

Port news from Marseille Fos

Port news from Marseille Fos
View of the Marseilles port passenger terminal Marseille Fos to cut port dues for eco-friendly ships Marseille Fos has joined the World Ports Climate Initiative (WPCI) and is now set to reduce port dues for ships performing better than required under air pollution regulations.  From July 1 this year...
May 26th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wilhelmsen enhancing ship management with big data

Wilhelmsen enhancing ship management with big data
Carl Schou president of Wilhelmsen Shipmanagement Wilhelmsen Ship Management (WSM) aims to deliver unparalleled customer experience by continuously developing our digital solutions. Even before Digital Shipping became a buzz word, WSM has been deploying various digital reporting systems onboard as part...
May 26th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Satcom Global completes rapid rollout of Aura VSAT across Parakou Fleet

Satcom Global completes rapid rollout of Aura VSAT across Parakou Fleet
… North Shields, UK, 26th May 2017; Leading Singapore based ship management company, Parakou, has selected Satcom Global Aura VSAT for installation across its fleet of tankers. The global Ku-band VSAT service is now live on eight vessels, following an eight week rapid installation programme in...
May 26th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More