Stunning launch reception augurs well for a record-breaking LISW23 in September

It is full steam ahead for LISW23 following last night’s sparkling Launch Reception at the impressive office of Norton Rose Fulbright (NRF), overlooking the London skyline. Over 200 guests – including the UK’s Maritime Minister, top Government officials, industry leaders, Sponsors, Supporting Organisations, and the press – celebrated the launch of the 10th Anniversary of […]

Hugo Wynn-Williams joins MLOCS Board of Trustees

Maritime London Officer Cadet Scholarship (MLOCS) is pleased to announce that Hugo Wynn-Williams was unanimously elected as a new Trustee on and with effect from 18 January 2023. MLOCS Board of Trustees Chairman Tony Vlasto said: “Hugo brings a wealth of experience from his long and successful career in the insurance sector. He is the […]

GAC North America opens new office in Seattle

Seattle, Washington, United States, 19 January 2023 – GAC North America – Shipping has opened its new office in Seattle, Washington, to support its growing customer base with a presence in the Pacific Northwest. The Seattle office, which will be GAC’s 20th office in the United States, will provide ship agency, husbandry, and protecting agency […]

Jiangnan Shipyard to install Silverstream® System on LNGC series for ADNOC Logistics & Services (L&S)

Clean technology company Silverstream Technologies has signed an agreement with CSSC Jiangnan Shipyard Group Co. Ltd to supply its market-leading air lubrication technology, the Silverstream® System, on the newbuild LNG carrier programme being constructed for Abu Dhabi National Oil Company Logistics & Services (L&S). The proven performance of the Silverstream® System will deliver a 5-10% […]

KVH introduces new enterprise-grade cybersecurity and email services for mariners

KVH Industries is introducing two new value-added services for commercial vessels and fleets: KVH Managed Firewall, providing an added level of protection against cyber threats; and KVH Cloud Email, a reliable, secure email solution allowing commercial seafarers to send and retrieve email over any available data connection. Both services are compatible with KVH’s TracNet™ hybrid […]

Seatrade Maritime Logistics Middle East to put digitalisation in focus

Held under the patronage of the UAE Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure, Seatrade Maritime Logistics Middle East, the flagship event of the UAE Maritime Week, will put digitalisation in the maritime industry under the spotlight. The conference and exhibition is scheduled to be held on 16-18 May, 2023, at the Dubai World Trade Centre. The […]

NAVTOR commits to collaborative future with Smart Maritime Network

NAVTOR has been announced as the latest industry leader to join the Smart Maritime Network (SMN). The Norway-headquartered technology specialist, the world’s largest distributor of ENCs and a pioneer of innovative e-Navigation and fleet performance solutions, has accepted an invitation to join SMN’s Smart Maritime Council. This will see the team working with fellow members, […]

UK’s top port for port-centrics for logistics potential ranked as Port of Liverpool

The Port of Liverpool has been ranked as the UK’s top port for port-centric logistics potential in a new industry study. Property adviser Knight Frank analysed and ranked 41 UK ports based on 13 criteria, assessing their potential for future logistics investment and development, in its latest Future Gazing report. The Port of Liverpool topped […]