Posts Tagged ‘videotel’

The BDI@1,578: an expected volatility and contained fall…

The BDI@1,578: an expected volatility and contained fall…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost six points thanks to the Capes’ fall… Geopolitics as crucial as ever… particularly on the platoon and financial sector… John Faraclas daily briefing: The Capes’ BCI was down 25 points at 2,164 – …the classic volatile size… Panamaxes were...
October 16th, 2018 | Associations, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety, HR, Intermanager, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, Military, Safety and Security, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

KVH Videotel Wins Multiple International Film Awards for “Cyber Security at Sea” Programme

KVH Videotel Wins Multiple International Film Awards for “Cyber Security at Sea” Programme
    James Cleave, Producer, for Videotel holding some of the awards. The maritime training film, a key component to KVH’s commercial shipping cyber security strategy, received five top awards KVH Videotel™ is delighted to announce that it has won a total of nine awards in four recent prestigious...
June 14th, 2018 | Awards, Events, Film Industry, IT and Communications, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Videotel Programme Focusing on Crew Health Promotes Good Practice to Aid Ship Efficiency

Videotel Programme Focusing on Crew Health Promotes Good Practice to Aid Ship Efficiency
Joe Pitcher Videotel, part of KVH Industries, has produced a series of 10 programmes with accompanying workbooks that explore the many aspects of crew health onboard. The “Healthy Living at Sea” series highlights many important areas, including the benefit of eating a balanced diet, regular exercise,...
April 10th, 2017 | Books, Health and Safety, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Videotel’s Ballast Water Management Programme Updated to Help Ships Comply with Newly Ratified Global Treaty

Videotel’s Ballast Water Management Programme Updated to Help Ships Comply with Newly Ratified Global Treaty
Videotel Ballast Water Management Immediate availability of updated programme will assist shipping in complying with maritime regulations that go into effect in 2017 MIDDLETOWN, RI, and LONDON, UK – October 3, 2016 – VideotelTM, a KVH company (Nasdaq: KVHI), has revised its ballast water management...
October 3rd, 2016 | Environment, Film Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Pollution, Shipmanagement | Read More

Videotel Produces New Programme for Safe Navigation in one of the World’s Busiest Shipping Lanes

Videotel Produces New Programme for Safe Navigation in one of the World’s Busiest Shipping Lanes
Nigel Cleave “Safe Passage in the Singapore Strait” is a multi-national training initiative led by the maritime authorities of Indonesia, Malaysia, and Singapore MIDDLETOWN, RI, and LONDON, UK – September 19, 2016 – The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has released a training...
September 19th, 2016 | Film Industry, Health and Safety, Maritime Education and Training, Press and Media, Safety and Security | Read More

Major Commercial Fleets Committing to New KVH Broadband Airtime Plans

Major Commercial Fleets Committing to New KVH Broadband Airtime Plans
KVH’s usage-based airtime plans provide the fastest possible mini-VSAT Broadband network speeds and innovative cloud-based bandwidth management tools MIDDLETOWN, RI – September 12, 2016 – KVH Industries, Inc., (Nasdaq: KVHI), is driving a sea change in the way that global maritime fleets are...
September 12th, 2016 | Communication, IT and Communications | Read More

NSR Report confirms KVH’s Continuing Leadership Position in Maritime VSAT Market

NSR Report confirms KVH’s Continuing Leadership Position in Maritime VSAT Market
Northern Sky Research report shows KVH with double the market share of its nearest Ku-band competitor MIDDLETOWN, RI – September 1, 2016 – The mini-VSAT Broadbandsm service of KVH Industries, Inc., (Nasdaq: KVHI), has once again been cited as the market share leader in maritime VSAT units in...
September 1st, 2016 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News | Read More

Investment in Training Key to Predicted Seafarer Shortage

Investment in Training Key to Predicted Seafarer Shortage
Nigel Cleave Maritime training leader notes the importance of attracting a new generation of mariners LONDON, UK – 18 May 2016 – The BIMCO/ICS Manpower Report released earlier this week indicates that there is a current shortfall of about 16, 500 officers and a need for an additional 147, 500 officers...
May 18th, 2016 | Associations, BIMCO, HR, International Chamber of Shipping, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Shipmanagement | Read More

Videotel Training Programmes to Receive Credit…

Videotel Training Programmes to Receive Credit…
Nigel Cleave Videotel Training Programmes to Receive Credit Toward Science Degrees as Part of Agreement with Marine Learning Alliance Credit for prior learning will be given to seafarers who have successfully completed Videotel programmes and are pursuing maritime science degrees MIDDLETOWN, RI, and...
April 7th, 2016 | Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Joe Pitcher joins maritime training leader Videotel as sales director

Joe Pitcher joins maritime training leader Videotel as sales director
Joe Pitcher LONDON, U.K. – 4 December 2015 – VideotelTM, the leading international provider of e-Learning maritime training programs and a company of KVH Industries, Inc., (Nasdaq: KVHI), has appointed Joe Pitcher as its sales director to lead business development efforts and liaise with Videotel’s...
December 7th, 2015 | Company Profiles, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Person Profiles | Read More

Videotel’s Maritime Training Programs now deployed on more than 12, 000 vessels worldwide

Videotel’s Maritime Training Programs now deployed on more than 12, 000 vessels worldwide
Nigel Cleave The e-Learning maritime training pacesetter reaches several new milestones as vessel operators continue to invest in crew training despite a tough economic climate MIDDLETOWN, RI, and LONDON, UK – November 11, 2015 – Videotel, the leading international provider of e-Learning maritime...
November 12th, 2015 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Technology | Read More

Videotel extends its lead in maritime training with expanded programmes

Videotel extends its lead in maritime training with expanded programmes
Nearly 60 new and updated titles available through the Videotel on Demand (VOD) service; the new print edition of the official STCW catalogue is released MIDDLETOWN, RI, and LONDON, UK – October 14, 2015 – VideotelTM, the leading international provider of e-Learning maritime training solutions...
October 14th, 2015 | Associations, Books, Company Profiles, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Technical, Technology | Read More

Videotel supports concentrated inspection campaign for Enclosed Spaces

Videotel supports concentrated inspection campaign for Enclosed Spaces
looking into Enclosed space Enclosed spaces on ships are potentially highly dangerous environments where seafarer training can make the difference between life and death LONDON, UK – 10th August, 2015 – VideotelTM, the leading international provider of e-Learning maritime training programs and...
August 10th, 2015 | Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Safety and Security | Read More

Videotel receives Norwegian Maritime Authority approval

Videotel receives Norwegian Maritime Authority approval
With this approval, Videotel’s highly regarded training courses have official recognition from the top entity in Norway devoted to maritime issues. MIDDLETOWN, RI, USA, and LONDON, UK – July 13, 2015 – VideotelTM, the leading international provider of e-Learning maritime training solutions and...
July 13th, 2015 | Education and Training, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Videotel produces 500th computer-based training course

Videotel produces 500th computer-based training course
With this milestone, Videotel extends its position as the number one provider in maritime e-Learning, with double the number of CBTs in its portfolio than its nearest competitor MIDDLETOWN, RI, USA, and LONDON, UK – June 2, 2015 – VideotelTM, the leading international provider of e-Learning maritime...
June 2nd, 2015 | Company Profiles, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Technology | Read More

VIDEOTEL training film created for EXXONMOBIL Marine wins media award

VIDEOTEL training film created for EXXONMOBIL Marine wins media award
Lubricating oil is essential for preventing cold corrosion in a marine engine system; an award-winning training video produced by Videotel for ExxonMobil Marine addresses the issue. The Media Communications Association-International recognized the training video with its highest award MIDDLETOWN, RI,...
April 29th, 2015 | Associations, Awards, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Oil Industry, Technical, Technology | Read More

Videotel supports call for action over enclosed spaces

Videotel supports call for action over enclosed spaces
MIDDLETOWN, RI, and LONDON, UK – April 14, 2015 – VideotelTM, the leading international provider of e-Learning maritime training programs and a company of KVH Industries, Inc., (Nasdaq: KVHI), has backed calls by the UK-based maritime union Nautilus for the UK Shipping and Ports Minister to lead...
April 14th, 2015 | Associations, Corporate Social Responsibility, Health and Safety, HR, ILO, IMO, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, Organisations, P and I Clubs, Regulatory, Safety and Security | Read More

VIDEOTEL programme helps shipowners…

VIDEOTEL programme helps shipowners…
Nigel Cleave VIDEOTEL PROGRAMME HELPS SHIPOWNERS WITH LOW SULPHUR FUEL SWITCHOVER PROCEDURES London, U.K. – 26th March 2015 – Videotel™ has responded to concerns from the U.S. Coast Guard about an increasing number of machinery space fuel leakages when vessels are switching to low sulphur fuel...
March 26th, 2015 | Associations, BIMCO, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Safety and Security | Read More

VIDEOTEL launches heavy lifts and project cargoes programme

VIDEOTEL launches heavy lifts and project cargoes programme
 London, U.K. – 25th February 2015 – Videotel™ has produced a new training programme which tackles the often complex handling issues involved in the loading or discharge of project cargoes and heavy lifts. This is particularly relevant if ships’ personnel are involved as serious consequences...
February 25th, 2015 | Academia, Associations, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Videotel launches energy management training course

Videotel launches energy management training course
London, U.K. – 26 January 2015 – VideotelTM, a KVH company, has developed a training course designed to guide maritime personnel in addressing one of the industry’s most important issues: energy management. Experts agree that effective energy management is not just good business practice but...
January 26th, 2015 | Energy, Environment, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Videotel and Mines Rescue Marine launch innovative enclosed space management system

Videotel and Mines Rescue Marine launch innovative enclosed space management system
Enclosed space image London, U.K. – 08 January 2015 – Videotel, in conjunction with Mines Rescue Marine, has launched the innovative and unique Enclosed Space Management System, designed to help effectively assess, audit and manage the safety of enclosed spaces on board ship and combat the number...
January 9th, 2015 | Health and Safety, Safety and Security, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Videotel programmes help ship owners prepare for Jan 1 MARPOL Annex VI deadline

Videotel programmes help ship owners prepare for Jan 1 MARPOL Annex VI deadline
London, U.K. – 18th December 2014 – Videotel™, a KVH company, has recently produced two new programmes designed to help ship owners meet progressively tighter fuel and emission controls including a limit that will go into effect from 1 January 2015. Ship owners and ship managers need to be aware...
December 18th, 2014 | Education and Training, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution | Read More

Multinational crews – working in fusion

Multinational crews – working in fusion
London, U.K. – 10th December 2014 – Videotel™, a KVH company, has developed a new programme aimed at teaching crew aboard a vessel how to work together as a cohesive unit regardless of nationality differences. Ships’ crews today invariably include seafarers serving onboard from many different...
December 10th, 2014 | Education and Training, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Videotel prepares seafarers for Man Overboard response

Videotel prepares seafarers for Man Overboard response
London, U.K. – 24 November 2014 – Falling overboard is a life-threatening emergency, not only for the person in question but also for those involved in their rescue. Every step in the rescue process has its own associated hazards and in such a fraught and potentially distressing situation a well-structured...
November 24th, 2014 | Education and Training, Safety and Security | Read More

KVH offering Videotel’s new Ebola safety video free to mariners

KVH offering Videotel’s new Ebola safety video free to mariners
“Ebola – Staying Safe, ” produced by maritime e-Learning leader VideotelTM, explains the dangers of Ebola and its impact on ships and seafarers London – Nov. 12, 2014 – KVH Industries, Inc., (Nasdaq: KVHI) is offering Videotel’s new video about Ebola safety free to all mariners worldwide...
November 12th, 2014 | Education and Training, Health and Safety | Read More