ABB has unveiled a new situational awareness solution that will make vessel operations safer and more efficient. The solution can be used by officers anywhere onboard a ship and marks the next step towards remotely controlled and ultimately autonomous ships.
Inmarsat has launched a vital new service, SafetyNET II, for Maritime Safety Information Providers (MSIPs), marking a key stage in upgrading the Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS), which helps to save thousands of lives at sea each year.
Norwegian technology company has received the first DNV GL cyber security type approval for its K-IMS system, a core component in Kongsberg’s digital ecosystem Kognifai.
KVH VideotelTM has named Capt. Milind Karkhanis as sales director for the Middle East to develop business in this strategically important maritime location. Capt. Karkhanis has more than 40 years’ experience in the maritime industry, including 15 years at sea on tankers, bulk carriers, and container ships; on shore, he worked in Mumbai and Hong Kong in ship manning and operations roles. Capt. Karkhanis has recently relocated to Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
ABB has added ‘Fleet Intelligence’ to its ABB Ability™ Collaborative Operations software, providing marine customers with a single and complete overview of their ship system maintenance needs rather than being faced with piecemeal, standalone reporting solutions.
دولة كالسعودية تحيط بها البحار، طبيعي أن تفكر في الخدمات والصناعات البحرية. تطل على نحو 2600 كيلومتر من الشطآن الطويلة جداًً، من رأس الخفجي في الخليج إلى خليج العقبة في البحر الأحمر. وهذه هي المرة الأولى التي تتجه فيها السعودية للاستفادة منها، يبرر ذلك موقعها البحري المجاور للقارات الثلاث، آسيا وأفريقيا وأوروبا، وأسواقها الكبيرة.
Satellite communications provider NSSLGlobal announced the launch of FusionIP service, combining VSAT and cellular connectivity within the same device.
At a recent event at the Hamburg offices of MAN Diesel & Turbo, Dr Uwe Lauber – CEO of MAN Diesel & Turbo – presented Gerd Wessels, Managing Owner of Wessels Reederei with a take-over certificate marking the formal conclusion of the ‘Wes Amelie’ LNG conversion project.
UK Department of Transport announced the release of a comprehensive guidance for cyber safety and security for the shipping industry.
Transas has introduced a new Survival Craft Simulator (SCS) to prepare crew for the multitude of possible scenarios that can occur during lifeboat drills, aiming to address one of the most notorious sources of accidents in shipping without exposing personnel to physical danger.
Kalmar and Navis, parts of Cargotec, have delivered the first OneTerminal automation solution to International Container Terminal Services Incorporated (ICTSI) at the Port of Melbourne, Australia.
Shore power and charging infrastructure could reduce CO2 emissions by as much as 12.5 million tonnes at Norwegian ports every year, according to a new report compiled by ABB, DNV GL, the Port of Oslo, and Cavotec.