Maritime software company Veson Nautical has announced that it has surpassed the milestone of adding the 10,000th user on its platform, spread across some 250 companies worldwide.
ClassNK has announced the release of its new PrimeShip-PSC Intelligence software, provided free of charge to assist shipping companies in improving their PSC performance.
Witherby Publishing Group has launched a new web portal called LNG Port Info, providing information for each LNG import and export terminal, from the LNG carrier’s perspective, covering more than 135 LNG ports in approximately 45 countries.
Maritime software developer Prevention at Sea reports that it has signed two new Memorandums of Understanding (MOUs), with e-Learning company SQLEarn and mooring systems firm Katradis Marine Ropes, to explore ways of leveraging their respective capabilities to deliver new products to the shipping sector.
Marine operations software company Helm Operations has been acquired by Toronto-based Volaris Group, joining SpecTec, ShipNet, and Idea Yacht in the stable of maritime software companies bought by the Canadian firm.
Former Transas CEO Frank Coles has agreed to join Hong Kong-headquartered shipmanagement group Wallem as its new chief executive officer, leaving his role at the head of the Transas organisation less than six months after announcing the sale of that business to Wärtsilä for €210 million.
GoodFuels Marine reports that it has successfully completed what it claims is the world’s first bunker delivery and transaction using blockchain technology, in collaboration with Blockchain Labs for Open Collaboration (BLOC).
Leonhardt & Blumberg, an independent charter owner specialist of feeder containerships, has begun the roll out of Buss Data’s CrewSTAR applications to selected vessels in its fleet, including both office and vessel modules.
GasLog has agreed a contract with Kongsberg Digital (KDI) for the delivery of a new LNG simulator package for training of GasLog’s LNG carrier crews.
IUMI (International Union of Maritime Insurance) reports that it has successfully concluded a large loss database pilot project, a proof of concept exercise aiming to demonstrate how the use of a wider range of data on large losses across the marine insurance industry could benefit the sector.
Penguin International Limited, a Singapore-based designer and operator of aluminium workboats, has agreed a deal with Royston Diesel Power for enginei EFMS (electronic fuel management system) units to be installed on a range of new specialist maritime security vessels and multi-role crew boats.
Maritime e-procurement company Kinnetik Solutions has announced a new agreement with Tero Marine to integrate its Cloud-based purchasing system with the TM Master fleet management software package.
Maritime software company Hanseaticsoft is launching an improved crewing module for its fleet management system, with Cloud Crewing 2.0 aiming to help shipping companies to better manage crews across multiple ships.
North P&I Club has been awarded the UK government-backed Cyber Essentials Plus accreditation, awarded to companies who have successfully implemented systems to protect themselves against common cyber threats.
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