NAVTOR signals new phase of expansion with first UK office

NAVTOR is continuing its global expansion with the news that the Norwegian e-Navigation specialist is opening its first base in the UK. The firm, which has rapidly built a leading position as a provider of advanced e-Navigation technology and services, has recruited Richard Northover to lead the Somerset-based office. NAVTOR was established in 2011, launching […]

ABB launches industry-leading digital solutions offering, ABB Ability™

ABB yesterday launched ABB Ability, its industry-leading portfolio of digital solutions, at ABB Customer World in Houston. With the commercial launch of more than 180 solutions and services today, ABB is unlocking value for customers in the Fourth Industrial Revolution. By combining ABB’s deep domain expertise with network connectivity and the latest digital technologies and […]

OSM Maritime Group appoints industry veterans to the Board

Jens Lassen, former head of Carnival Maritime and Donald Anderson, former CEO of V. Ships Group, have joined OSM Maritime Group as members of the board. Mr Lassen (pictured below) and Mr Anderson (pictured top) bring a wealth of senior level management experience in shipmanagement, maritime finance, mergers and acquisitions. “Jens Lassen has extensive experience […]

Fleet Management Limited selects Inmarsat’s Fleet Xpress

Inmarsat’s Fleet Xpress, which delivers game-changing maritime connectivity, has been specified by Hong Kong-based Fleet Management Limited, one of global shipping’s largest independent third-party ship managers. Fleet Management Limited (FML), which manages a large fleet of over 400 vessels consisting of bulk carriers, container vessels, general cargo ships, oil tankers, gas carriers and chemical tankers, […]