Archive for the ‘IT and Communications’ Category

Real-time parcel tracking technology secures funding; begins second wave of deployment

Real-time parcel tracking technology secures funding; begins second wave of deployment
Anders Persson Following strategic investment and successful pilots, ParceLive to be deployed by leading cross-border retailers, logistics providers and carriers  London, UK – January 17, 2017 – Internet of Things innovator Hanhaa, today announced that its ParceLive device and monitoring system...
January 17th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Logistics, Technology | Read More

Europort tackles shipping’s big issues for 2017

Europort tackles shipping’s big issues for 2017
Shipping’s data revolution, its environmental responsibilities and its continuing reliance on ‘the human factor’ will be the focus of attention as the eyes of the maritime world turn once more to Rotterdam between 7th-10th November 2017, for the staging of the long-established, and always well-supported...
January 12th, 2017 | Corporate Social Responsibility, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, IT and Communications, Ports & Terminals, Technology | Read More

Major Clients Continue Selecting Veson Nautical

Major Clients Continue Selecting Veson Nautical
GLOBAL SHIPPING LEADERS CONTINUE TO SELECT VESON NAUTICAL SOLUTIONS d’Amico Societa di Navigazione S. p. A. and TATA NYK Join the Veson Nautical Community Boston, MA, USA – January 11, 2017 - Veson Nautical, the leading provider of commercial maritime software and services, today announced that...
January 11th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technical | Read More

Seagull Training App v2.0 enriched for ease of use

Seagull Training App v2.0 enriched for ease of use
Roger Ringstad Seagull Maritime has significantly upgraded the Seagull Training App, the mobile software solution that has revolutionised the way seafarers track their training records and receive critical safety alerts. Available in both Android and iOS formats, the newly enhanced app can be used across...
January 11th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Maritime Education and Training, Technology | Read More

Transas brings THESIS to its 2017 forum for change

Transas brings THESIS to its 2017 forum for change
Frank Coles Speakers at The Transas Global Conference in Malta will provide leadership and guide discussion towards the shipping industry’s digital operations eco-system CORK, IRELAND – 10th January, 2017: The speaker line-up at the next annual Transas Global Conference confirms that the innovative...
January 10th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IT and Communications | Read More

Thuraya SeaStar brings full accessibility to maritime satellite communications

Thuraya SeaStar brings full accessibility to  maritime satellite communications
… Entry point terminal introduces affordable communications to small scale and regional maritime markets  Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 10th, 2017: Thuraya Telecommunications Company today announced the launch of Thuraya SeaStar, the new circuit switched voice terminal that brings full...
January 10th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

ONE Transas Magazine Issue 1

ONE Transas Magazine Issue 1
Please find the latest issue of the ONE Transas Magazine, the magazine for all who want to debate shipping’s future. In this issue: Transas Global Conference 2017 ECDIS Upgrade Deadline Approaching Cybersecurity Transas THESIS CSMART Case Study Future of Smart...
January 5th, 2017 | Communication, Company Profiles, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

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Happy New Year!  Order your books without shipping costs! To celebrate the New Year you can order all our books without shipping costs. Until  31 January 2017 the postage for your books is free. Visit our webstore   NEW: Voyage Planning With ECDIS, A Practical Guide for NavigatorsAuthor: Ralph...
January 5th, 2017 | Books, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Crowley Government Services Group Achieves ISO/IEC 27001:2013 Certification

Crowley Government Services Group Achieves ISO/IEC 27001:2013 Certification
l to r: Sharon Baris, director, contract administration; Mike Golonka, vice president, government services; Maria Hope, manager, technology and Lisa Leone, business systems analyst (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; December 28, 2016) ­– Crowley Maritime Corp.’s government services group has achieved worldwide...
December 28th, 2016 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Regulatory | Read More

NEWTEC announces record growth and senior leadership change

NEWTEC announces record growth and senior leadership change
Newtec HQ in Sint-Niklaas, Belgium SINT-NIKLAAS, Belgium, 21 December 2016. Newtec – a specialist in designing, developing and manufacturing equipment and technologies for satellite communications – today announced record revenue and profitability growth figures, including revenue growth...
December 21st, 2016 | Accountancy, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

FUGRO’S G4 satellite correction service optimises latest Galileo launch

FUGRO’S G4 satellite correction service optimises latest Galileo launch
FugroG4 Satellite Positioning COMPR As a result of a significant Fugro technology achievement, users of its G4 satellite correction service will be among the first in the world to benefit from Galileo’s much anticipated ‘initial services’ launch. This week Fugro further extends its leading technology...
December 16th, 2016 | Communication, IT and Communications | Read More

Thuraya donates books and helps displaced Syrian children in Lebanon get back to school

Thuraya donates books and helps displaced  Syrian children in Lebanon get back to school
.. Support given to restore structured classroom life for refugees Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 15 December 2016: Thuraya Telecommunications Company has supplied books for classrooms in Lebanon, where displaced Syrian children are being helped to return to structured school life.  Thuraya is supporting...
December 15th, 2016 | Associations, Books, Charity, Communication, Corporate Social Responsibility, Immigration, IT and Communications | Read More

Vroon Extends 140-plus Vessel Contract for KVH mini-VSAT Broadband Solution

Vroon Extends 140-plus Vessel Contract for KVH mini-VSAT Broadband Solution
Martin Kits van Heyningen Successful five-year contract for VSAT broadband connectivity is extended, and more vessels to be provided with KVH’s IP-MobileCast content delivery service and KVH OneCare services MIDDLETOWN, RI – December 14, 2016 – KVH Industries, Inc., (Nasdaq: KVHI), has announced...
December 14th, 2016 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Thuraya named Satellite Operator of the Year in Telecom Review Awards

Thuraya named Satellite Operator of the Year in  Telecom Review Awards
… Thuraya wins for innovation, extension into new markets, and next generation plans Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 14, 2016: Thuraya Telecommunications Company has won Telecom Review’s Satellite Operator of the Year Award at the seventh annual It’s All About Smart Networking Summit...
December 14th, 2016 | Awards, IT and Communications | Read More

Quantimetrica: Control any device with short voice commands

Quantimetrica: Control any device with short voice commands
Dr. Yianni Doumenis Quantimetrica:  Control any device with short voice commands by Dr. Yiannis Doumenis    Quantimetrica Ltd. is a company based in London, UK with a footprint also in San Francisco, California, Austin, Texas, USA and Athens, Greece. Quantimetrica specialises in voice recognition...
December 13th, 2016 | Corruption, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Technical, Technology | Read More

SpeedCast Launches ‘SpeedMail Business Unlimited’

SpeedCast Launches ‘SpeedMail Business Unlimited’
A ground-breaking cloud solution that ensures unlimited business email via satellite Sydney, Australia, December 13, 2016 - SpeedCast International Limited (ASX: SDA), a leading global satellite communications and network service provider, today announced the official release of SpeedMail...
December 13th, 2016 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

ClassNK releases mobile app for PSC inspection

ClassNK releases mobile app for PSC inspection
Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK has released the ARRIVAL CHECKLIST for PSC, the preparatory checklist mobile app for PSC inspections. ARRIVAL CHECKLIST for PSC digitalizes the updated contents of ClassNK’s PORT STATE INSPECTIONS POCKET CHECKLIST and is now available for smartphones...
December 12th, 2016 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Safety and Security | Read More

In a digital age, Admiralty procedures should not remain unscrutinised and unchallenged

In a digital age, Admiralty procedures should not remain unscrutinised and unchallenged
Darryl Kennard delivering his slides paper and the panel with Dr. Neil Baines, The Hon. Mr. Justice Tear, Mark Jones and Richard Sarll Admiralty procedures which did not sufficiently acknowledge the part played by digital aids in litigation came under the microscope at a London Shipping Law Centre Seminar...
December 9th, 2016 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IT and Communications, Legal, London Shipping Law Centre, Marine Insurance | Read More

DVB Bank launches its first mobile app – DVB AirApp

DVB Bank launches its first mobile app – DVB AirApp
Frankfurt/Main, 7 December 2016 - DVB Bank SE (ISIN DE0008045501), the international transport finance specialist, launched its first mobile app. This application is called DVB AirApp (AirApp) providing an overview of commercial airliners compiled by DVB’s Aviation Research team. The AirApp...
December 7th, 2016 | Banking, Communication, Finance, IT and Communications, Shipfinance, Technical, Technology | Read More

Lloyd’s Register’s ship emergency response service boosted by Seasafe acquisition

Lloyd’s Register’s ship emergency response service boosted by Seasafe acquisition
London, 6 December 2016 – Lloyd’s Register (LR), the global engineering, technical and business services organisation has added to its portfolio of advanced data, digital and software solutions with the acquisition of Seasafe Marine Software & Computation (Seasafe). An unexpected incident,...
December 6th, 2016 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Mergers and Acquisitions | Read More

Caterpillar Marine receives type approval DNV GL certification…

Caterpillar Marine receives type approval DNV GL certification…
Caterpillar Marine receives type approval DNV GL certification for Cat Asset Intelligence analytics and monitoring solution Virginia Beach, VA – Caterpillar Marine has received Type Approval certification from DNV GL for Cat® Asset Intelligence (Cat AI) software, demonstrating Caterpillar’s commitment...
December 1st, 2016 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

MTM Ship Management extends its commitment to NSSLGlobal VSAT

MTM Ship Management extends its commitment to NSSLGlobal VSAT
VSAT contract expansion with managed crew service enhances long-standing relationship 30 November 2016 - MTM Ship Management Pte Ltd (MTMSM), an international ship management company specialising in product and chemical tankers, bulk carriers and container ships, has expanded its relationship with...
November 30th, 2016 | IT and Communications | Read More

Helm to launch Subchapter M Compliance software at International Workboat Show

Helm to launch Subchapter M Compliance software at International Workboat Show
Victoria, BC – Today, software developer Helm Operations announced that it will launch its innovative Subchapter M compliance software, Helm CONNECT Compliance, at the International Workboat Show (IWS) in New Orleans from November 30 – December 2. Helm has been selling its Compliance software since...
November 28th, 2016 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

New IMO website for kids promotes junior sectors of MEPAs

New IMO website for kids promotes junior sectors of MEPAs
A new kids-friendly website created by the International Maritime Organization(IMO) is now online and can be visited at http://kids.imo.org The website includes a special animation on the work of IMO towards protecting the marine environment and the atmosphere, as well as information on issues such as...
November 24th, 2016 | Associations, Charity, Communication, Environment, IMO, IT and Communications, Organisations | Read More

WCA launches eCommerce Logistics Network

WCA launches eCommerce Logistics Network
David Yokeum Connecting logistics providers in the new economy MIAMI, FL.,Thursday, 24th November 2016 - WCA Ltd has launched the world’s first dedicated eCommerce logistics network in response to the changing global economy and a marked shift towards online consumerism. The network is open to all...
November 24th, 2016 | IT and Communications, Logistics, Technical, Technology | Read More