MSC, A.P. Moller – Maersk, Hapag-Lloyd and Ocean Network Express have officially established a Digital Container Shipping Association (DCSA) to drive standardisation, digitalisation, and interoperability and to make the industry more efficient for both customers and shipping lines.
A new app developed by a specialist demurrage analyst hopes to save the oil and tanker industry millions by simplifying the demurrage claims process. Digital Ship spoke with the creator of the app, Leena Asher to find out more.
ClassNK has released its guidelines on Cybersecurity Management System for Ships, providing guidance on ensuring, implementing, maintaining, and continuously improving the cybersecurity management system of companies and ships with the goal of safe navigation.
Electronic fuel monitoring systems (EFMS) supplier FUELTRAX has announced formal compatibility with data integration service provider, Opsealog.
Rotterdam-based shipping and forwarding company Hudig & Veder has selected Veson Nautical’s Veslink IMOS Platform (VIP) to provide end-to-end functionality, standardised workflows, and easy access to data to assist with Hudig & Veder’s digital transformation strategy.
Copenhagen-based Thorco Projects has selected Navis’ Bluetracker solution to monitor and analyse the fuel consumption and vessel performance of its own and chartered vessels.
The maritime sector is being targeted by highly motivated cyber criminals and the shipping industry should be on the highest alert for a cyber-attack, Itai Sela, CEO of Naval Dome has warned.
In a new industry collaboration, WinGD’s Integrated Digital Expert (WiDE) predictive maintenance technology is joining forces with ExxonMobil’s Mobil Serv Cylinder Condition Monitoring service to provide enhanced insight into vessel performance and engine conditions.
IEC Telecom has launched its Orion Edge+ satellite voice and data communication solution during Sea Asia this week.
Consultant and technology provide Capgemini has announced a five-year contract with BAE Systems Maritime-Submarines. Under the agreement, Capgemini in the UK will take over the provision of a spectrum of IT services, including service orchestration, networking, hosting, end-user computing, DevOps, reporting and analytics, automation, and a digital service desk.
Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation, and South Asia Gateway Terminals (SAGT) have announced an agreement to utilise Navis optimisation and analytics services to help the terminal prepare for further growth.
Lloyd’s Register (LR) has announced a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with ICT company ST Engineering Electronics (STEE), and Mitsui & Co. (Mitsui) to develop an ocean-going autonomous navigation system for the 'World’s Largest Ocean-Going Autonomous Vessel Programme', an initiative funded by the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA).
A mandatory requirement for national governments to introduce electronic information exchange between ships and ports has come into effect from April 8, 2019.
Guidance Marine, a Wärtsilä company, has launched a new high-resolution radar to improve safety in ports. The RS24 radar is the world’s first commercially available K-band maritime radar.
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