Monitor looks out for hazards

Guardian, from Vesper Marine, is a 24-hour vessel monitoring system that claims to provide complete monitoring of vessels in the coverage area and visibility via electronic navigation systems. Hazards, marine installations, and navigation zonesare also […]

Germany ends migrant deterrent operation

Germany’s withdrawal from EU Navfor MED’s Operation Sophia, the EU’s naval operation to deter mass maritime migration across the Mediterranean Sea, has been met with disappointment by the country’s shipping association. The German Shipowners’ Association […]

Prioritise crew wellness

The year 2018 was a special year for Sailors’ Society, as we celebrated 200 years of supporting seafarers and their families. Needless to say, everyday working conditions and provision of welfare for those at sea […]