Dubai has launched a new online portal to provide integrated digital access to a range of maritime services, with the Dubai Maritime Virtual Cluster (DMVC) aiming to provide an interactive platform for knowledge-sharing and research to further promote local growth within the sector.
The Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) has launched ‘Innovation Quay’, a new initiative designed to take advantage of technology in promoting development of Dubai’s maritime sector by providing an integrated facility for major manufacturers and research institutions to support development in areas such as drones, 3D technology, and smart and autonomous ships.
The Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Lloyd’s Register (LR) to jointly undertake research and development, as well as commercialisation, of new maritime technologies and services.
Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) has signed an agreement with DNV GL to collaborate on a range of maritime innovation initiatives to bolster the Dubai maritime sector’s technological capacity, in areas such as smart shipping, digitalisation, Big Data and real time information management.
Elcome International reports that it has established a new calibration lab and electronics component repair facility at its headquarters in Dubai, with the services operated by Navicom Calibration, a wholly owned subsidiary.
Elcome International has announced the signing of fleet service agreements with two major ship operators in the Middle East, covering navigation, communications and other on board electronic systems.
Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) has launched Smart Weather, a new online portal that provides weather information for the shipping sector.
Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) has launched its ‘Dubai Maritime Intelligence Platform’, a project which aims to develop digital systems that will collect and display data for industry stakeholders, to improve the efficiency and competitiveness of the emirate’s maritime sector.
Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) has unveiled its Smart Marine Services Platform, a framework designed to better integrate technology into the DMCA’s scope of work, automate operations, and help the Emirate in its transition to becoming a ‘smart’ city.
Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) reports that it has introduced new initiatives governing the deployment of navigation aids by various entities engaged in maritime activities, to ensure the safety of Dubai’s waters.
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