Security company Protection Group International (PGI) is to provide its web-based risk analysis service – PGI Risk Portal – free to the maritime industry, the company has announced.
A new inter-agency platform for information sharing on migrant smuggling by sea has been launched by the International Maritime Organization (IMO), the International Organization for Migration (IOM) and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC).
The Dubai-based Marcura Group has announced the launch of PortPoint, an online platform with modules for port costs, port information and port agents’ data.
A new payment system from Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) and Brightwell Payments has been launched, designed to simplify crew payments and remove the need for cash on vessels.
A new online learning portal to develop skills in ballast water management (BWM) has been launched by the GEF-UNDP-IMO GloBallast Partnerships Programme and the Global Industry Alliance (GIA).
iMarine Software has announced the release of version 2 of its SeaProcurement (SeaProc) application for the maritime industry.
DNV GL has developed an interactive Arctic Risk Map, which aims to provide a tool for decision-making and transparent communication in dealing with the risks associated with maritime activities in the Arctic.
Maritime Accident Casebook has launched a crowdfunding effort for the year October 2014 – October 2015, seeking $35,000 of sponsorship and support to produce more professional podcasts and develop a project on enclosed/confined space safety.
KVH has redesigned Crewtoo, the social network dedicated to seafarers.
exactEarth, the Canadian provider of Satellite AIS data services, today announced the release of ShipView, a web-based map viewer for customers of its exactAIS service.
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