Braemar brings LNG expertise to China

As the demand for LNG grows, the Chinese Government has recognised that in expanding its LNG capabilities, it must build-up the skill set of its maritime professionals in this vital sector. A new course created by Braemar Engineering aims to support this growing demand for LNG expertise in China and increase understanding of STCW amendments […]

WatchStander non-lethal anti-piracy system ready for market

Maritime security systems company WatchStander has announced the development of a fully automated system designed to prevent pirates¬† from boarding ships. The object of the system is to make it difficult for the criminals to approach the ship and to persuade them to abort their attacks. The video and data from all incidents will be […]

Standard Club to host seminar on the Maritime Labour Convention in Istanbul

The Standard Club will address an audience of over 120 Turkish ship owner representatives and brokers on the Maritime Labour Convention (MLC) at a seminar at the Turkish Chamber of Shipping in Istanbul on Wednesday 6th November 2013. Turkey is expected to ratify the MLC in the near future. The seminar will also cover other […]