LR and industry partners launch survey on COVID-19 impact on maritime workforce

Lloyd’s Register (LR) in partnership with the UK Chamber of Shipping, the Mission to Seafarers, Safety at Sea and with the support of other leading maritime organisations, will run an industry-wide survey to evaluate the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on employee wellbeing and operational practice. The online survey, which was launched yesterday on the […]

Eskomarine delivers with ship agency department

Istanbul-based Eskomarine has expanded its business, recently setting up a ship agency department to widen the spectrum of services it offers and to assist owners in as many ways as it can. The  privately owned company serves ship owners primarily , dealing with many customers worldwide. As its Managing Director, Erhan Esinduy, explained: “Our motto […]

Largest open ocean clean-up takes place with sponsorship challenge launched for phase two

Mission Resolve Foundation announced it has gifted Ocean Voyages Institute $25,000 as a challenge grant to other sponsors to join them in their support of their critical upcoming second clean-up expedition. The highly successful first leg of this clean-up expedition includes collaborating organisations such as NASA, Smithsonian, Scripps Oceanography, University of Hawaii, and University of […]