Seaspan to roll out GL HullManager across entire fleet

Seaspan Ship Management (Vancouver) one of the leading container vessel managers, has chosen Germanischer Lloyd’s (GL) GL HullManager system to upgrade its in-house hull integrity management system. The condition based monitoring software will be implemented across Seaspan’s entire fleet of 76 vessels over the next several years. “We developed our own temporary Hull Structure monitoring […]

Seafarers’ charity welcomes launch of National Ferry Fortnight

Seafarers’ charity the Apostleship of the Sea has welcomed the 2013 launch of National Ferry Fortnight and the focus it gives to the hard work of ferry crews.  Each year the Passenger Shipping Association promotes a National Ferry Fortnight. This year’s two-week event will take place from 2-16 March. The fortnight is designed to improve […]

Ambrey Risk aims to set new training standards

Maritime security specialist, Ambrey Risk has been awarded the United Kingdom’s City & Guilds’ Centre Status in February 2013 and also plans on expanding its training programme with the appointment of Mick Clifford, OBE, as Training Director and risk mitigation expert Ian Kelly as Training Manager. Together, these two security training experts will head a comprehensive training […]