Ocean Technologies Group partners with World Cetacean Alliance to reduce ship strikes and risks posed to marine mammals

Whether it’s fishing fleets, cargo ships, cruise liners or whale-watching vessels, collisions with ships are one of the greatest known threats to whales, dolphins, and porpoises. Such ship strikes pose a significant risk to large whale species, including critically endangered species such as the North Atlantic right whale. Ocean Technologies Group (OTG) have partnered with […]

TT Club supports NaVCIS to help combat freight crime

The National Vehicle Crime Intelligence Service (NaVCIS) is a police unit with a freight team that collates, analyses and disseminates Road Freight Crime information across England and Wales. The unit has been recently tasked by the UK Government’s Home Office with delivering a Problem Profile on freight crime. TT Club is supporting NaVCIS Freight and […]

Aberdeen’s port expansion boosts regional cruise tourism

The expanded Port of Aberdeen will welcome a wide range of new cruise vessels to the city in 2023, which could boost the regional economy by more than £1.5 million. More than 25 cruise calls are currently scheduled from April and September*, with up to 12,000 tourists visiting the North East of Scotland. The benefit […]

Lloyd’s Register and Seably integrate their systems to ease crew trainings and certificate management

Lloyd’s Register (LR) and Seably have announced that they will be integrating their web-based systems to ease crew trainings and certificate management by streamlining processes and automating exchange of data. The newly formed LR Digital Solutions division offers, among other solutions, Cloud Fleet Manager (CFM), a cloud-based management system for shipping and ship management companies. […]

Maersk and MSC to discontinue 2M alliance in 2025

Liner giants MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) and Maersk have mutually agreed to terminate, effective in January 2025, the present 2M alliance. In a joint statement, CEO Vincent Clerc of A. P. Moller – Maersk, and CEO Soren Toft of MSC said: “MSC and Maersk recognize that much has changed since the two companies signed […]