Industry Sectors - Health and Safety

ABS Leads Joint Venture on Dangerous Cargo

 18 Apr 2019

The American Bureau of Shipping and Cargo Incident Notification System have announced the formation of a joint venture to develop best practices

  Carriers, Dry Bulk and Specialist Cargo Handling, Environment and Sustainability, Health and Safety, Oil, Gas and Chemical Handling, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Supply Chain


Maersk-IBM Adds ZIM to TradeLens

 17 Apr 2019

The global cargo carrier ZIM Integrated Shipping Services is the latest firm to join the TradeLens blockchain shipping system developed by Maersk and IBM

  Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Container Handling, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Port Focus, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Supply Chain


Container Explosion Rocks Port of LA

 16 Apr 2019

A container explosion at the Port of LA has destroyed an 18-wheeler truck and damaged several nearby buildings and vehicles, according to multiple media reports and the LA Fire Department (LAFD).

  Carriers, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


Wärtsilä Unveils High Resolution Radar System

 09 Apr 2019

Wärtsilä has launched the RS24 high resolution radar, the world’s first commercially available K-band maritime radar

  Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Health and Safety, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus


New Carbon-Cutting Sustainability Centre Launched

 09 Apr 2019

The American Bureau of Shipping has launched a fresh initiative to help maritime industries transition to lower emissions

  Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Shipping



Weighing Up the Automation Argument

 08 Apr 2019

As part of Edition 84, the official print and digital journal for the upcoming CTAC19, PTI will publish an exclusive paper from Rich Ceci on the outlook for automation

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Dry Bulk and Specialist Cargo Handling, Health and Safety, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Shipping, Terminal Focus


Kongsberg Simulator to Support India’s Shipping Future

 08 Apr 2019

Kongsberg Digital has completed the delivery of a K-Sim Full Mission Engine Simulator to The Institute of Marine Engineers in India

  Automation and Optimisation, Environment and Sustainability, Health and Safety, Port & Maritime Training, Shipping, Supply Chain


World’s Major Shipping Bodies Sign MoU

 08 Apr 2019

The International Chamber of Shipping, Asian Shipowners Association and European Community Shipowners Association have formalised collaboration with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding

  Automation and Optimisation, Dredging, Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Shipping


MPA Unveils E-Navigation Forum for Safer Shipping

 08 Apr 2019

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore has co-organized a workshop to accelerate the development of e-navigation solutions

  Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Health and Safety, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing


Wärtsilä Claims World First in Ship Guidance

 05 Apr 2019

The technology group Wärtsilä has announced a successful conclusion to sea trials of SceneScan, a laser-scanning dynamic positioning (DP) system.

  Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Health and Safety, Shipping, VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing