Digital boost to life-saving devices

Life-saving devices utilising wireless technologies are starting to come on to the market thanks to disrupting start-ups seeking to improve crew safety and improve MOB rescues. While shipping has been utilising digital technology to streamline […]

IMO heads off cyber crime at sea

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) is readying for the advent of automation in the shipping industry, with a major scoping exercise to safeguard against future disasters, including oil spills and collisions. Speaking at the regional […]

Australia explores future trends in navigation

A report timed for World Marine Aids to Navigation (AtoN) Day highlights cutting edge new technology to come in the digital age. The 40-page report looks at a futuristic voyage on board the fictitious Blue […]

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 […]