Digitalisation to empower fishing sector in Spain

With the increased emphasis on sustainability, catch traceability, and compliance in the modern Spanish fishing industry, satellite communication is undoubtedly making an impact on the efforts to digitalise operations and crew welfare services. As a reliable international service provider, IEC Telecom is committed to empowering vessel owners with integrated and scalable communication services that ensure […]

More states must ratify MLC if it is to have comprehensive global reach, says SRI

In a statement submitted to the Special Tripartite Committee (STC) meeting held last week, SRI, the international pan-industry body researching maritime and seafarers’ law, called for more States to ratify the Maritime Labour Convention (MLC) to ensure a level playing field in the shipping industry. At the meeting, Deirdre Fitzpatrick, Executive Director of SRI said: […]

Navarino signs MoU with OneWeb to extend enterprise-grade connectivity to commercial ship operators globally

OneWeb, the Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite communications company, and has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with maritime technology company Navarino for the latter to become a global Distribution Partner to deliver high speed, low latency connectivity to the global commercial shipping industry. Combining Navarino’s maritime technology solutions with OneWeb’s high speed, low latency […]

UK Chamber of Shipping calls for green shore power for ports and ships

New mandatory targets must push ports and ships into using shore power technology to reduce emissions, according to the UK Chamber of Shipping. This forms part of a 12-part mandatory regulatory framework being recommended by the industry body, to drive widespread adoption of shore power and other zero emission solutions at UK ports by 2030 […]