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 […]

Russia adds to NSR icebreaker fleet

Russia has launched a newly constructed nuclear icebreaker, dubbed Ural after the west-Russian mountain range, at the Baltic Shipyard in St Petersburg. The vessel, with a completed hull and lower bridge superstructure, will now be […]

E-learning titans acquired by investment firm

Two of the industry’s most prominent e-learning providers Videotel and Seagull have been taken under the umbrella of a global investment firm to work together as a combined group.   Oakley Capital partnered with the management teams of […]

ABS prove AI-enabled corrosion detection potential

Classification society ABS, Google Cloud, and Ukrainian software provider SoftServe have successfully demonstrated the accuracy of using artificial intelligence (AI) to detect levels of corrosion and coating breakdown on ships and offshore structures. Representing a […]