Monday, 06 March 2017 16:12

Dubai launches maritime Innovation Quay

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.

Tuesday, 29 November 2016 12:25

DMCA and Lloyd’s Register sign R&D MOU

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.

Tuesday, 13 September 2016 11:57

Elcome introduces calibration and repair lab

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.

Tuesday, 12 July 2016 13:55

DMCA introduces Smart Weather portal

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.

Friday, 23 November 2012 00:00

Dubai unveils plan for navigation aids

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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