Archive for the ‘IT and Communications’ Category

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

New survey from ICS and ECSA paints positive picture for seafarer internet access

New survey from ICS and ECSA paints positive picture for seafarer internet access
Guy Platten New survey from ICS and ECSA paints positive picture for seafarer internet access A new survey from the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) and the European Community Shipowners’ Associations (ECSA) reveals that not only is internet access for seafarers for personal use on board ships...
May 15th, 2019 | Associations, Health and Safety, HR, International Chamber of Shipping, IT and Communications, Safety and Security, Technology | Read More

DQPro Recognised as a London Market Insurtech Leader

DQPro Recognised as a London Market Insurtech Leader
Nick Mair DQPro Recognised as a London Market Insurtech Leader DQPro, the data monitoring platform, now being used by 12 global insurance carriers and 35% of the London market; identified in Oxbow Partners’ 2019 Insurtech Impact25 report as one of the emerging insurtechs likely to have a major impact...
May 3rd, 2019 | Insurance and Reinsurance, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reports | Read More

Telenor Satellite selects Newtec technology to meet growing bandwidth demand

Telenor Satellite selects Newtec technology to meet growing bandwidth demand
Suiting high-end vessel customers – including cruise and ferry operators in the North and Baltic seas. Telenor Satellite selects Newtec technology to meet growing bandwidth demand   Telenor Satellite to triple vessel VSAT throughput with Newtec Dialog® platform enabling more scalable services for...
May 2nd, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Aon and HudsonAnalytix team on Integrated Cyber Security Strength

Aon and HudsonAnalytix team on Integrated Cyber Security Strength
Cynthia Hudson, CEO of HudsonAnalytix Aon and HudsonCyber come together to deliver integrated cybersecurity capabilities to the global marine industry LONDON (April 29, 2019) – Aon plc (NYSE:AON), a leading global professional services firm providing industry-leading cybersecurity solutions, is joining...
April 29th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security | Read More

Wallem to implement the Complete Enterprise Solution from BASSnetTM

Wallem to implement the Complete Enterprise Solution from BASSnetTM
Frank Coles, CEO, Wallem Wallem to implement the Complete Enterprise Solution from BASSnetTM HONG KONG / OSLO, NORWAY: As a core backbone for their vision to be the leading provider of technology-driven maritime solutions and transform customers experience the Wallem Group has chosen BASSnet™ Fleet...
April 25th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement | Read More

Yesterday’s Fiction is Today’s Reality

Yesterday’s Fiction is Today’s Reality
.. Yesterday’s Fiction is Today’s Reality It All Began 50 Years Ago. . . “HAL 9000 is the on -board supercomputer of the spaceship Discovery in the film 2001: A Space Odyssey by Stanley Kubrick and the book of the same name by Arthur C. Clarke . Its name is the acronym for Heuristic...
April 24th, 2019 | Anniversaries, IT and Communications, Office Equipment, Technology | Read More

Another success story from BlueGrowth Alumni!

Another success story from BlueGrowth Alumni!
.. Another success story from BlueGrowth Alumni! keeano – The Social Coastline Guide The idea which Ilias Bogordos had on May 2017, was simple, yet powerful. How to connect the community of those being affiliated with the coastlines either for work or pleasure worldwide, by being able to share live...
April 24th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Maritime Tourism, Technology, Tourism | Read More

ETF and ECSA welcome the adoption of the Regulation establishing a European Maritime Single Window environment

ETF and ECSA welcome the adoption of the Regulation establishing a European Maritime Single Window environment
ETF and ECSA welcome the adoption of the Regulation establishing a European Maritime Single Window environment April 2019 The EU Social Partners in the maritime sector, ECSA and ETF, welcome the adoption by the Members of the European Parliament of the proposal for a Regulation establishing a European...
April 18th, 2019 | Associations, HR, IT and Communications | Read More

Wärtsilä software will enable innovative new Simulation Centre to meet needs of cruise, ferry and superyacht clients

Wärtsilä software will enable innovative new Simulation Centre to meet needs of cruise, ferry and superyacht clients
The new simulation centre will be located at the Lakeside North Harbour business hub, near Portsmouth, UK. Copyright: Lakeside North Harbour Wärtsilä software will enable innovative new Simulation Centre to meet needs of cruise, ferry and superyacht clients Wärtsilä Corporation,  18 April 2019...
April 18th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Waruna Group Selects Videotel Performance Manager to Optimize Crew Training

Waruna Group Selects Videotel Performance Manager to Optimize Crew Training
. Waruna Group Selects Videotel Performance Manager to Optimize Crew Training The Indonesia-based Waruna Group, which has subsidiaries in shipping, shipyards, and ship building, has recently signed up to Videotel Performance ManagerTM (VPM), a breakthrough solution for maritime training developed by...
April 17th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Shipmanagement | Read More

Historic Public Services Agreement Signed as Iridium Continues Readying GMDSS Services for Launch

Historic Public Services Agreement Signed as Iridium Continues Readying GMDSS Services for Launch
IMSO Director General, Captain Ahmed Moin and Iridium Director of Maritime Safety and Security Services, Kyle Hurst during the signing ceremony at IMSO headquarters. Historic Public Services Agreement Signed as Iridium Continues Readying GMDSS Services for Launch International Mobile Satellite Organization...
April 16th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Accidents, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

GTMaritime keeps business running with GTMailPlus.Continuity

GTMaritime keeps business running with GTMailPlus.Continuity
GTMailPlus.Continuity GTMaritime keeps business running with GTMailPlus.Continuity GTMaritime launches GTMailPlus.Continuity, a web-based service that gives users access to emails even when end-to-end services ship-shore are offline, so that businesses can continue as usual GTMaritime has added the Continuity...
April 16th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Technical, Technology | Read More

ClassNK Releases Cyber Security Management System for Ships

ClassNK Releases Cyber Security Management System for Ships
ClassNK Releases Cyber Security Management System for Ships Tokyo – Leading Classification Society ClassNK has released its Cyber Security Management System for Ships.   As part of the ClassNK Cyber Security Series, ClassNK regularly releases guidelines and standards that outline cyber security measures...
April 15th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Thorco Projects Selects Navis’ Bluetracker for Charter-Party Compliance Monitoring and Analysis of Operating Fleet

Thorco Projects Selects Navis’ Bluetracker for Charter-Party Compliance Monitoring and Analysis of Operating Fleet
Thorco Projects Selects Navis’ Bluetracker for Charter-Party Compliance Monitoring and Analysis of Operating Fleet Oakland, CA and Flensburg, Germany—April 11, 2019—Navis, the leading provider of maritime software solutions for efficient and compliant cargo and vessel performance, announced...
April 12th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Shipping Industry on Red Alert for Cyber-Attack

Shipping Industry on Red Alert for Cyber-Attack
  Naval Dome CEO Itai Sela Shipping Industry On Red Alert For Cyber-Attack  The maritime sector is being targeted by highly motivated cyber criminals and the shipping industry should be on the highest alert for a cyber-attack, warned Naval Dome CEO Itai Sela today. Speaking at the Singapore Maritime...
April 11th, 2019 | Corruption, IT and Communications | Read More

Global launch of data utilization platform announced at Sea Asia Exhibition

Global launch of data utilization platform announced at Sea Asia Exhibition
Global launch of data utilization platform announced at Sea Asia Exhibition Tokyo – The wholly owned subsidiary set up by ClassNK, Ship Data Center Co., Ltd. (ShipDC), announced the global launch of IoS-OP (Internet of ships open platform), a platform for data distribution and utilization under common...
April 9th, 2019 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Electronic information exchange mandatory for ports from 8 April 2019

Electronic information exchange mandatory for ports from 8 April 2019
.. Electronic information exchange mandatory for ports from 8 April 2019  A mandatory requirement for national governments to introduce electronic information exchange between ships and ports comes into effect from 8 April 2019.  The aim is to make cross-border trade simpler and the logistics chain...
April 8th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Ports & Terminals | Read More

At the NYC Maritime Hackathon 2019—Connecting Big Data and Maritime…

At the NYC Maritime Hackathon 2019—Connecting Big Data and Maritime…
NYC Maritime Hackathon 2019 winning team “Doc-it” presents its solutions to judges,seated on far right, as well as event participants. At the NYC Maritime Hackathon 2019—Connecting Big Data and Maritime: 150 Developers, Designers, Entrepreneurs, Maritime Executives, Investors and Influencers...
April 4th, 2019 | Banking, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Finance, IT and Communications, Logistics, Shipfinance | Read More

MOL Nordic Tankers A/S extends live trial to whole fleet with 20|20 Marine Energy and Bunkermetric after successful pilot

MOL Nordic Tankers A/S extends live trial to whole fleet with 20|20 Marine Energy and Bunkermetric after successful pilot
MOL Nordic Ace MOL NORDIC TANKERS A/S EXTENDS LIVE TRIAL TO WHOLE FLEET WITH 20|20 MARINE ENERGY AND BUNKERMETRIC AFTER SUCCESSFUL PILOT  MOL Nordic Tanker A/S conducting live trials on its whole fleet with BunkerPlanner software to optimize marine fuel procurement and reduce fuel costs by 2% to 4%...
April 4th, 2019 | Bunkering, IT and Communications, Tankers | Read More

BSNL granted authorisation to provide Inmarsat’s in-flight and maritime GX services in India

BSNL granted authorisation to provide Inmarsat’s in-flight  and maritime GX services in India
BSNL granted authorisation to provide Inmarsat’s in-flight  and maritime GX services in India 3 April 2019: Inmarsat, the world leader in global mobile satellite communications, today announced that its Indian telecommunications partner, BSNL, has received an In-Flight and Maritime Connectivity...
April 3rd, 2019 | Aviation, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

GPS rollover – 6 April 2019: are you ready?

GPS rollover – 6 April 2019: are you ready?
GPS rollover – 6 April 2019: are you ready? 02/04/2019  – Maritime users of the Global Positioning System Standard Positioning Service (GPS-SPS) are urged to check their systems ahead of the week counter roll over on 6 April 2019. Some outdated GPS receiver systems may cease to function...
April 2nd, 2019 | IMO, IT and Communications, News, Regulatory | Read More

U-Freight strengthens partnership with Easyship to target global e-commerce market

U-Freight strengthens partnership with Easyship to target global e-commerce market
U-Freight strengthens partnership with Easyship to target global e-commerce market Hong Kong, April 1, 2019, the U-Freight Group (UFL) is further strengthening its relationship with Easyship, the leading global cloud-based shipping software and technology platform that enables e-commerce merchants to...
April 1st, 2019 | IT and Communications, Logistics | Read More

IEC Telecom and Thuraya deal paves the way for the supply of VSAT+ services to the Turkish market

IEC Telecom and Thuraya deal paves the way for the supply of VSAT+ services to the Turkish market
…  IEC Telecom and Thuraya deal paves the way for the supply of VSAT+ services to the Turkish market  Istanbul, April 2, 2019: IEC Telecom is to open-up the Turkish maritime and offshore markets to even better value-added voice and data services through a new tie-up that will bring Thuraya’s...
March 28th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, IT and Communications, Technical, Technology | Read More

Training against cyber-attack in the maritime sector

Training against cyber-attack in the maritime sector
The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (IMarEST)’s MLA College, together with the University of Sunderland and Stapleton International, has developed an online Maritime Cyber Risk Awareness Course to help address an industry-wide lack of preparedness against digital threats Modern...
March 13th, 2019 | Communication, Corruption, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST, IT and Communications, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Fraud, Safety and Security | Read More