Mercy Ships back onboard for Nor-Shipping 2021

Nor-Shipping is welcoming Mercy Ships back onboard as its charity partner for 2021. Your Arena for Ocean Solutions, which takes place in Oslo and Lillestrøm from 1st-4th June, will work with the global organisation to promote and support its efforts to provide world-class surgical care to those most in need. The announcement comes on the […]

StormGeo launches s-Suite, the complete, one-stop solution for shipping companies

StormGeo has launched s-Suite, an innovative software and services suite for shipping customers which acts as a one-stop solution for shipping companies. s-Suite includes Voyage Planning, Onboard Route Optimization, Route Advisory Services and Fleet Performance Management, now combined onto a completesolution, and offered by one company. This flexible solution can be used together or as […]

DNV GL supports Mission to Seafarers Flying Angel Campaign

In recognition of the ongoing crisis affecting seafarers during the COVID-19 pandemic, classification society DNV GL has joined the Mission to Seafarers Flying Angel Campaign as a Gold sponsor. The sponsorship will be used to help fund the development of the Seafarers Happy-at-Sea App, which helps track seafarer welfare, book chaplain visits and order medicine. […]

Industry leading entrepreneur joins fast growing industry innovator

The former MD of Clyde Marine Training and Director of the Clyde Group, has joined Stream Marine Training (SMT) as its Group Managing Director. Colin McMurray career started at sea with BP Shipping where he rapidly progressed through the ranks to Chief Officer and Fleet Training Officer with Seacat containers, before returning ashore and joining […]

Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) marks 10 years of IACS membership

This year, the Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) marks 10 years of full membership of the International Association of Classification Societies. Having been an associate member since 1991, IRClass became a full member in 2010 and has actively participated and contributed within IACS throughout the years. During its membership, IRClass has participated in various important […]

Bilge water alarms consultation under way

Consultation is due to begin on draft legislation that intends to reduce the risk of an accident arising as a result of water coming into a vessel without the crew knowing it is happening. The new regulations would mean that all vessels greater than 24 metres in length but less than 500 gross tonnage would […]

Stella Maris celebrates 100 years of supporting seafarers

100 years after its foundation in October 1920, Stella Maris has developed into the largest ship visiting charity in the world. Born on the banks of the Clyde in Glasgow, Stella Maris is now a truly international network, with over 1,000 chaplains and volunteers in 330 ports across 60 countries. This remarkable team makes 70,000 ship visits […]