Gender equality taken seriously by IMO

The IMO’s decision to dedicate 25 June, this year’s International Day of the Seafarer, to gender equality is indicative of a gradual cultural shift in the sector towards being more visibly inclusive. Given that shipping […]

Noise and vibration training course upgraded

A long-running course for marine designers and engineers on assessing noise and vibration has been “completely overhauled”, with a view to make it more engaging and interactive for designers, superintendents, surveyors, inspectors, suppliers, and consultants […]

AI to streamline operations and improve safety

The development of AI-powered technologies for application onboard ships and ashore is accelerating faster than expected. Last year, the industry was awash with talk of fast-paced technological developments, new partnerships, and collaborations to further promote […]