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Tag: Safety

Lloyd’s Register: Preparing for maritime cyber security challenge in Greece

Imagine you are an Information Security Manager for a shipping company and while docked in port, a service technician boards your ship to perform a software update of the Voyage Data Recorder system and unknowingly introduces a virus.

Biomass handling facility relies on Talentum Flame Detectors for conveyor safety

Flame detectors work in tandem with watermist system to protect over 700 metres of conveyors

Ultrasonic testing helps improve safety at sea

For the bulk carrier, Cygnus prides itself on making high quality ultrasonic thickness gauges (UTGs) and leak detectors that are entirely focused for the job in hand — and that are both highly ruggedized and simple to use.

World-first approval for VIKING LifeCraft™ Survival Craft

The Danish Maritime Authority (DMA) has officially approved the VIKING LifeCraft™ Survival Craft as a Novel Life-Saving Appliance, meeting the requirements for replacing conventional lifeboats on passenger ships...

ABS Partners with SecurityGate to Deliver the Most In-Depth Cyber Risk Analysis

“ABS is the global leader in marine and offshore cyber security. This partnership with SecurityGate takes us to the next level,” said Christopher J. Wiernicki, ABS Chairman, President and CEO.

The Polish Register of Shipping weighs in on bulker safety issues

The random nature of the ocean, wave conditions, a wide variety of shipping operations, indiscriminate loading conditions, arbitrary shipping routes and decisions by the crew are all contributing factors to the safety of a vessel...

thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions receives award for digital services

As part of a benchmarking study carried out by the University of St. Gallen, thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions has been presented with the Successful Practice award for digital services.

Cyber security threat awareness initiative wins award for GAC

GAC Group IT and Corporate Academy honoured in CIO 100 Awards

INTERCARGO: “2019 is a year for dry cargo owners to prepare their vessels for landmark changes in shipping”

INTERCARGO held its Executive and Technical Committee meetings in Hong Kong on 4 and 5 March 2019, along with the Dinner Reception on the first day for Members and Guests.

Brazil to launch corruption probe into Vale dam disaster

Brazil’s authorities will investigate miner Vale SA over possible corruption in misleading officials about the safety of its dam that burst and killed hundreds, a spokeswoman for the Mines and Energy Ministry said on Friday.

Cargo liquefaction continues to be a major risk for dry bulk shipping

INTERCARGO welcomes the latest amendment to the International Maritime Solid Bulk Cargoes Code (IMSBC 04-17)

Sydney ferry fatality highlights need for effective wastewater management

The importance of maintaining chemical toilets onboard ship has been raised following an incident in February onboard a Sydney Harbour-operating passenger ferry in which a high level of toxic gas was detected

Dunlop Conveyor Belting

The safety and critical importance of conveyor belt technology

Joint Development of an Innovative Method for Ship Hull Inspection

Joint Development of an Innovative Method for Ship Hull Inspection and Maintenance Using Drone and Image Analysis System

MV "Solomon Trader" oil spill becomes an environmental disaster

Around 60 tonnes of oil has spilled from the bulker Solomon Trader, that ran aground on a coral reef in the Solomon Islands, on 4 February.

Navis to provide dedicated bulk carrier newbuilds loading computer

Navis, the leading provider of maritime software solutions for cargo and vessel performance and compliance, today announced it will equip a series of nine new build 82,000 dtw bulk carriers with the dedicated bulk version of MACS3 loading computer.

INTERCARGO: Dry Bulk Market Optimism Moderated Through to 2019

INTERCARGO’s 2017–2018 Benchmarking Report is published after a second year of solid improvement in the dry bulk market.

ClassNK releases new PrimeShip-HULL software

ClassNK has released the latest version of its design support software PrimeShip-HULL (HCSR) Ver.6.0.0, developed in response to the IACS Common Structural Rules for Bulk Carriers and Oil Tankers (CSR BC & OT).

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