Captain honoured for bravery at sea by the IMO

A Captain who assisted in rescuing seafarers after an explosion on a nearby vessel has been awarded with a Letter of Commendation for his acts of bravery at sea by the International Maritime Organization (IMO). Captain Elbrus Ismayilov was leading the P&O Maritime Logistics’ vessel Citadel in the Caspian Sea on 8th May 2019, when […]

Witherbys connects seafarers with launch of online marine library

Maritime publishers Witherbys has put cyber security, flexible access and increased data at the heart of its new ereader software, Witherby Connect, launched today to allow seafarers to access the latest information and guidance instantly and easily. The new software will enable mariners anywhere in the world to continue to reference a library of publications, […]

KVH partners with Kilo Marine for KVH Watch Maritime IoT solution

KVH Industries has announced today (Thursday) that marine technical services leader Kilo Marine has joined the KVH Watch Solution Partner program and will offer KVH Watch connectivity as part of a wide range of marine services. In particular, the digital services that Kilo Marine offers via its V-Node platform will use KVH Watch to provide […]


FrontM and Inmarsat, the world leader in global, mobile satellite communications, have signed an agreement for FrontM to join the fast-growing group of certified application providers to offer a dedicated application for Inmarsat’s Fleet Connect service. This collaboration will enable FrontM to use Fleet Connect over Fleet Xpress to deliver their maritime video streaming based […]

i4 Insight partner with FNT to integrate Condition Monitoring service

New partnership will help shipowners and operators avoid less downtime and improve performance. i4 Insight, creators of a platform that provides a single point of access for multiple data streams and applications offering a holistic view of fleet operations, is partnering with FNT at Sea Services to incorporate ‘Condition Monitoring’, a service that uses advanced […]


Against the backdrop of recent container loss incidents, Britannia P&I Club’s Loss Prevention team is hosting a very timely webinar entitled: Container Stowage – does it all stack up? at 0800 GMT on Thursday 28 January 2021.   The webinar will examine the key issues relating to the stowage and securing of containers. This will […]

Ocean Technologies Group introduces transformational new maritime learning platform

Having brought together market leading maritime learning businesses Seagull and Videotel, Ocean Technologies Group (OTG) set its newly united team the challenge to work throughout 2020 on combining the strengths of these businesses into a new state-of-the-art Ocean Learning Platform. This new release, that will be made available to customers in January 2021, draws on […]