Ship deviation monitoring tool launched

Voyage Data Recorder (VDR) supplier Danelec Marine, announced its Bridge Operational Quality Assurance (BOQA) safety and risk management support tool at the Nor-shipping conference in Oslo, in June. BOQA, described as a decision-support tool for […]

Fall in total losses masks continued concerns

Large shipping losses are at their lowest level this century, according to Allianz, but the insurer has warned the market is still facing significant challenges.  Allianz’s Safety & Shipping Review 2019 has stated a decline in major losses by more than 50% year on […]

Burning feeder injures 211 at Thai port

As many as 211 have been injured around the Thailand port of Laem Chabang, after 1,585 teu KMTC HONGKONG caught on fire and exploded while it sat at quayside. The fire was first identified in the […]