Will social be the game changer that surprises us all?

As sociological trends have increasingly risen up the shipping industry agenda, the LISW21 Conference takes an in-depth look at the ‘Social’ aspects of ESG. Moderating the panel will be Steve Davies, Chief Executive Officer of Anglo International. Bringing together experts from the fields of people, trade, finance and innovation, he will be leading a discussion […]

ClassNK releases Guidelines for Additive Manufacturing (3D Printing)

ClassNK released its “Guidelines for Additive Manufacturing(3D Printing)” that summarize the approval requirements for metallic marine equipment by additive manufacturing technology as part of its effort to meet the industry’s demand for a third-party certification for marine equipment manufactured with an advanced technology. Additive manufacturing technology is a method for manufacturing by laminating and combining […]


The Standard Club announces the launch of its new business model as the separation from Charles Taylor is complete. This new model will enable the club’s Board to manage day-to-day operations for the long-term benefit of its members and brokers by bringing its core management operations in-house. Charles Taylor will continue to provide a range […]

InterManager members double onboard oxygen provision after life-threatening incidents

Ship managers have pledged to go above and beyond international maritime regulatory requirements in their onboard provision of medical oxygen – to be better able to save the lives of crew at sea. The move follows a life-threatening scenario when a seafarer suffering from Covid-19 almost died during a long ocean crossing due to a […]