Orolia Maritime has announced details of its life-saving technology, the FastFind ReturnLink personal locator beacon (PLB) with Return Link System (RLS) used for search and rescue (SAR) operations.
Singapore’s largest shipping company, Eastern Pacific Shipping (EPS), has partnered with global early stage investor and accelerator, Techstars to launch the first dedicated global maritime accelerator called the Eastern Pacific Accelerator powered by Techstars.
Japanese shipping company NYK has signed a long-term Industrial Research & Development project agreement with Tromsø-based Dualog that will see the development of digitised products and services across a tested of 50 vessels with the potential to roll out across NYK’s fleet of 250 ships.
Wärtsilä has launched its Expert Insight predictive maintenance product. This is a digital tool that enables customer support to be delivered by Wärtsilä Expertise Centres to ensure long-term accurate insight for their predictive maintenance strategies.
Digital Ship returned to Athens last week, November 13-14, 2019, for its 17th Annual Maritime Conference & Exhibition.
The Swedish Club has launched a new edition of Navigational Claims, which aims to provide an insight into the causes of maritime incidents and environmental damage, which are often attributed to navigational error.
CyberOwl, a UK-based start-up specialising in protecting industrial systems from cyber-attacks, has been selected as a founding member of the Eastern Pacific Shipping (EPS) accelerator powered by Techstars, a global innovation programme run directly by a shipping fleet operator.
To facilitate shipowner demand for an immediate cybersecurity solution for critical systems, Naval Dome has introduced a new software-based cyber protection that can be easily installed on all ship, port, or offshore OT systems, including navigational equipment, machinery control systems and cargo handling equipment.
EPAK, manufacturer of maritime antenna systems is launching a new generation of antennas as part of its PRO series.
Intellian has launched v130NX, the latest model in its new NX Series VSAT antenna portfolio. The terminal is the first Ku-Ka convertible VSAT terminal with a 1.25-metre reflector, making it suitable for high-speed global Internet on ships, offshore vessels, and superyachts.
Maritime system integrator RH Marine has developed an automation network that requires less hardware, is more flexible and simplifies updates and repairs.
Following a survey conducted by Danica, a Hamburg-based crewing specialist, the company’s managing director Henrik Jensen has stated that: “Our survey shows that 80 per cent of the seafarers who do not have internet access today would move jobs in order to get it. This is a huge warning to those shipping companies who do not offer crew internet access onboard their vessels.”
Sub-sea technology and data company Ocean Infinity has reached a significant milestone in battery technology for Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs).
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