UK Government appoints expert team to advise on future of maritime

Ground-breaking new technology such as autonomous ships and digital ports will be on the agenda with the appointment of a group of experts to help advise on the future of maritime. Transport Secretary Chris Grayling today (Tuesday) announced the appointment of the team, who will work closely with industry contacts to help make sure the […]

SHI’s Smart Ship Solution secures ABS Cyber Approval

ABS granted a Certificate of CyberSafety Compliance for Samsung Heavy Industries’ (SHI) Smart Ship Solution demonstrating adherence to the ABS Guide for Cybersecurity Implementation for the Marine and Offshore Industries and ISO 27000 series, IT Security Control Code of Practice. The goal of SHI’s Smart Ship Solution is improving vessel efficiencies using real time data […]

Wallem handles Viking Sun call to Shanghai for spectacular christening

Wallem Shipping China (Wallem Ship Agency) was proud to handle the call earlier this month of the Viking Sun to Shanghai on its inaugural 2018 Viking World Cruise. The ship docked on Shanghai’s historic Bund where it was the star of an elaborate christening ceremony. Ahead of the call, the Wallem China team helped to […]