Industry Sectors - VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing



Autonomous Navigation Passes Tough Test

 19 Jun 2018

An autonomous ship model has been successfully tested in Aker Arctic's ice model test laboratory in Helsinki, Finland

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


New Footage of Pilots Fighting Houston Ship Fire

 05 Jun 2018

New footage released online has highlighted the heroic response by two Houston Pilots who tackled a fire when a ship they were piloting broke down and burst into flames

  Health and Safety, Oil, Gas and Chemical Handling, VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing




Editor’s Picks: The Best of Edition 78

 29 May 2018

Edition 78 is here and it’s that time to pick only six papers from the edition that standout due to particularly notable insight, originality and style

  Automation and Optimisation, Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Port Focus, Supply Chain, VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing


The Value of Maritime Simulators: A Much Needed New Approach

  Linking the Supply Chain

This paper addresses enhancing applied research with innovative simulators and complex environments and assesses the impact of new maritime simulation technologies

  Port & Maritime Training, VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing


Digital Disruption in Australia and the Global and Logistic Industry

  Linking the Supply Chain

Michael Bourari, CEO of 1-Stop Connections, discusses digital disruption throughout the global logistics industry. Bourari highlights the three key factors that decision making when importing and exporting...

  Automation and Optimisation, Global Issues, Supply Chain, VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing


Autonomous Ships: Nautical Traffic in Ports

  Linking the Supply Chain

As well as being well-constructed and a smooth read, the paper is supremely interesting as it looks into autonomous ships from a operational logistic perspective

  Automation and Optimisation, VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing


IMO Begins Validating Autonomous Ship Operations

 25 May 2018

The International Maritime Organization has started exploring how autonomous ships could operate safely, securely and in an environmentally friendly way

  Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Shipping, Supply Chain, VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing