Industry Sectors - Security, Surveillance and Detection


Securing Future Ports with Multi-Level Cyber Security

  Mega-Ports & Mega-Terminals

With about 90% of world trade carried by the international shipping industry. Ports are vital to the flow of commodities and capital worldwide. Terrorism that interrupts the flow of goods may have a severe...

  Security, Surveillance and Detection


ICHCA Brings Onboard Seven New Members

 12 Jan 2018

ICHCA, the global not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving the safety, productivity and efficiency of cargo handling and movement worldwide, has announced seven new association members in 2018.

  Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping


IMB: Global Piracy at 22-Year Low, Somalian Dangers Rise

 10 Jan 2018

Cases of piracy and armed robbery have hit a 22-year low, but great danger still faces many seafarers traveling near Somalia

  Global Issues, Health and Safety, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping


Rescue Teams Find Body After Oil Tanker Collision

 09 Jan 2018

Rescue crews have found the body of one of the 32 crew members that went missing after an oil tanker collided with a containership off China's east coast

  Health and Safety, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping


IHS Markit: Top Eight Technology Trends for 2018

 04 Jan 2018

IHS Markit, a business information provider, has surveyed its leading technology experts to find out the top eight technology trends for 2018

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Global Issues, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Supply Chain



Video Shows Ship Losing Control in Myanmar River Crash

 04 Jan 2018

A video showing an out of control tanker on the Yangon River in Yangon, Myanmar, has reached nearly 1 million views on Facebook

  Health and Safety, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping


South Korea Seizes Oil Tanker Shipping to North Korea

 04 Jan 2018

South Korea seized Hong Kong-flagged vessel Lighthouse Winmore and questioned its crew on December 29, 2017, according to the New York Times.

  Carriers, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Supply Chain


Pirates Take 10 Bulk Carrier Crew Members Hostage

 22 Dec 2017

Pirates have kidnapped 10 sailors from a merchant ship off the coast of southern Nigeria

  Carriers, Global Issues, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping


MOL Partners with Rolls-Royce to Develop Smart Ships

 22 Dec 2017

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines has signed a deal with UK-based engineering conglomerate Rolls-Royce Marine to research an advisory type of Intelligent Awareness System

  Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping