DNV GL has introduced its new LNG intelligence portal (LNGi), which aims to bring stakeholders from across the LNG industry together to share market intelligence and contribute to the uptake of LNG as a ship fuel.
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.
Security and risk mapping system RiskMap has added a new live interactive map for viewing and categorising security threats to ships across the world.
A new online tool has been launched to help ship owners and managers searching for private maritime security companies (PMSC) to protect their vessels.
Shipping, logistics and marine services company GAC has introduced a new version of its mobile phone application that gives users access to a directory of GAC contact details.
Radio Holland has launched a new Online Airtime Advisor Tool to assist shipping companies in choosing the most suitable match for their requirements from amongst its satellite communication packages.
The Missing Seafarers Reporting Programme online platform, from Human Rights at Sea, is now fully mobile enabled for all smart phones, tablets and mobile devices, to improve accessibility for immediate reporting of missing seafarers and fishermen globally.
Kontainers, an online booking platform for ocean freight, reports that it has raised $1.3 million through a seed round of funding led by London-based EC1 Capital, with participation from Northstar Ventures and Partech Ventures.
Research conducted by marketing agency Mabox Marine has suggested that 66 per cent of the top 100 companies in the shipping industry are falling foul of the latest Google rules on website responsiveness to mobile devices.
The new DNV GL rules for classification of ships have now been made publicly available online for the first time.
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