National Marine Electronics Association recognises KVH Marine Systems with 2018 Product of Excellence Awards

The top marine electronics professionals in the country have honoured two of KVH Industries’ marine antenna systems for product excellence. KVH’s TracPhone V7-HTS received the National Marine Electronics Association’s (NMEA) 2018 Product of Excellence Award in the satellite communications antenna category, while the TracVision TV3 received the 2018 Product of Excellence Award in the satellite […]

MAJ Deputy DG to chair IMO sub-committee

Claudia Grant, Deputy Director General of the Maritime Authority of Jamaica (MAJ), has been elected chairman of an important sub-committee of the International Maritime Organization (IMO). An experienced maritime professional, Mrs Grant now chairs the Sub Committee on Implementation of IMO Instruments (III), having been elected during the 5th session of the Sub Committee held […]

Britannia announces team for Greek office opening

Britannia has finalised its Greek office opening plans by announcing the team that has recently taken up residence in Piraeus, Greece. The office will be tasked with enhancing service delivery to its Greek members and is part of an ongoing expansion of the Club’s regional hub network that will also shortly see the opening of […]

A&P Falmouth competes dry docking of ABC Maritime’s Troy

A&P Falmouth has completed the dry docking of ABC Maritime’s double hull oil and chemical tanker, Troy. Beating competition from European shipyards, A&P Falmouth carried out a comprehensive 17-day refit package during the vessel’s dry-docking last month. Work included the class intermediate survey, renewal of the main deck cargo heating pipework, extensive deck cargo washing […]

Yanmar appoints South West European Regional Manager to lead new operation in France

Yanmar Marine International has appointed Julio Arribas as its South West European Regional Manager, a position that encompasses the roles of General Manager of both Yanmar Equipment Iberica, and the newly-established Yanmar France SAS. Mr Arribas will spearhead the launch of Yanmar’s strengthened distribution operation and selective dealer network in France after the leading engine […]

GTMaritime celebrates 20 years delivering essential maritime communications with excellence

GTMaritime, the maritime communication specialists, is celebrating 20 years of delivering essential maritime communications with excellence. Since 1998 GTMaritime has been providing a range of technology solutions to the maritime industry that serve to enable effective communications over satellite. In addition to providing the solutions, GTMartime also provide services that help ensure business operability 365 […]

Deal or No Deal – the solution is Dover

Britain’s ongoing reliance on Dover has been highlighted again with the cost of trying to divert traffic to other UK ports calculated to be around £2.5 billion. Dover handles more international lorries than all other UK ports combined.  Up to 110 miles of freight traffic pass through the port every day, taking advantage of the […]