New collaboration to improve leadership at sea

The Nautical Institute is delighted to announce a new collaboration with The Seafarers’ Charity to develop a new range of training courses aimed at improving the leadership and management skills of seafarers and those working ashore. Increasing reports about bullying, harassment and abuse onboard, and its impact on the work experience and mental health of […]

Spinnaker hosts Maritime People & Culture Conference

UK-based HR and recruitment expert Spinnaker hosted its 15th annual Maritime People & Culture Conference over two days last week at the Grand Connaught Rooms in London (pictured). The event, chaired by Spinnaker Chairman Phil Parry, featured fascinating talks, presentations and panel discussions covering the key issues facing the maritime industry and how HR and […]

Marine casualty specialist Martin Hall joins Hill Dickinson

Martin Hall, one of the world’s leading practitioners in marine casualty, has joined Hill Dickinson after a career spanning more than 40 years at Clyde & Co. During that period, Martin opened and ran Clyde & Co’s Piraeus office for 16 years before returning to London to take on the role of global head of […]

Oslo Bulk adopts BERG Propulsion upgrade to ensure fleetwide EEXI compliance

Bulkship Management, the Oslo-based ship manager with a specialty in geared vessels, has confirmed a significant contract to implement BERG Propulsion’s straightforward ‘EPL for EEXI’ power limitation solution across 10 ships trading in US Gulf and Caribbean waters. Submitted to the class for approval, the new Berg Engine Power Limitation solution is of particular benefit […]