NAPA has joined forces with more than twenty industry leaders and academic bodies, as part of the European Commission funded FLARE project to develop a risk-based methodology that will enable “live” flooding risk assessment and control for the passenger sector.
Technology company Clearwater Dynamics has partnered with Kx, a provider of in-memory, time-series database technology, to deliver Horizon, a transformational cyber defence platform that proactively prevents rather than passively responds to attacks.
Following a successful trial period, French maritime company Corsica Linea has deployed Moment’s onboard entertainment solution across its entire fleet, providing a reliable digital platform to passengers that is accessible from their own mobile devices.
Wilhelmsen has announced a new partnership with The Things Industry (TTI) and Semtech Corporation that will leverage Semtech’s LoRa devices to help deliver cost-effective, robust and proven IoT solutions to the maritime shipping industry.
Poole-based marine electronics specialists Actisense has been awarded the title of Small Business of the Year at the British Chambers national Chamber Awards.
Iridium Communications has announced the first seven companies it has authorised to provide its Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS) services, planned for commercial introduction in the first half of 2020.
Kongsberg Maritime has signed an agreement with the Norwegian Society for Sea Rescue to develop new and innovative maritime Search and Rescue (SAR) technologies.
German ship manager and independent charter owner of containerships Leonhardt & Blumberg (L&B) has renewed its long-standing partnership with Marlink for the provision of global VSAT connectivity.
OneWeb and OneWeb Satellites, a joint venture between Airbus and OneWeb, have announced plans to advance the OneWeb Responsible Space program with a commitment to implement an advanced-technology grappling fixture, developed by Altius Space Machines, on OneWeb’s satellites.
Nautilus Labs has signed an agreement with Inmarsat to secure itself as an application provider for Inmarsat’s Fleet Data service.
ABS and Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) have signed a joint development project (JDP) agreement to explore decarbonisation and digitalisation strategies for Very Large Crude Carriers (VLCC) and Ultra Large Container Ships (ULCS).
MAN CEON, MAN Energy Solutions’ umbrella band for its digital products, has developed an augmented-reality maintenance app with a new generation of instructional material.
Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou, has been awarded as International Personality of the Year at the 16th Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards ceremony, held on December 6, 2019 in Athens. The award is given to the individual who has stood out during the year in terms of contribution to the international maritime industry.
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