While geopolitical tensions ensured that one risk to shipping played out in the full media glare over the summer of 2019, quiet but profound change was being brought to the emergency services that keep around 1.6 million seafarers safe day in, day out.
Space to cloud analytics firm Spire Global and space-powered Radio Frequency Reconnaissance data provider Kleos Space have announced a collaboration to combine Spire AIS data with KLEOS RF data to create a new shared capability to improve safety at sea.
Carnival Corporation has added its entire fleet to the Sea Traffic Management (STM) Validation project, increasing safety through common situational awareness.
Danelec Marine has introduced a new decision-support tool to enhance maritime safety and enable proactive decision-making in bridge operations.
Wärtsilä has secured the first order for its auto-docking technology. The SmartDock system reduces the risk of human error and improves safety and efficiency by automating the docking procedure and eliminating the need for ship officers to perform technical manoeuvres multiple times a day.
Wallem has updated its corporate identity to mark the beginning of a profound shift in its service offering that will harness the latest technology to improve asset management transparency and efficiency in a program intended to transform the relationship between owners and their ships.
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