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.
ABS has appointed cyber expert Ian Bramson as its global head of cybersecurity to meet demand for better control and visibility of cyber risks.
OneWeb has secured spectrum rights in the Ku- and Ka-band as a result of its satellites transmitting the designated frequencies in the correct orbit for more than 90 days. This has enabled OneWeb to meet the requirements to secure spectrum bands over which it has priority rights under International Telecommunication Union (ITU) rules and regulations.
Seafarer happiness has slipped this quarter with the most unhappy seafarers being the ones that work onboard cruise ships and ferries, finds the latest Seafarers Happiness Index.
BASS has launched the BASSnet Crew Portal, a Progressive Web App that gives seafarers comprehensive access to personal details, sailing plans and travel documents while at sea or on shore.
Intelsat has successfully launched Intelsat 39 to provide video distribution and connectivity services for maritime service providers, mobile network operators, enterprises, governmental entities, and aeronautical service providers operating in Africa, Asia, Europe and the Middle East.
A large number of recent observations and detentions due to lack of certificated training, or, navigation incidents based on poor knowledge have led ECDIS, a part of eMaritime Group, to launch a ‘Peace of Mind’ service.
The Indonesian Ministry of Transportation is introducing a new regulation from August 20, 2019 that requires all Indonesian and foreign-flagged ships sailing in Indonesian waters to install and activate Automatic Identification System (AIS).
Maritime Strategies International has launched MSI HORIZON, a new digital platform that enables clients to access the consultancy’s proprietary macro and shipping market models and asset valuations data via a single interface.
Logistics solution provider Bulk Container Group (BCG) has acquired UK-based Kale Europe, a boutique maritime consulting firm specialising in the areas of digital transformation and technology across the logistics supply space.
exactEarth has been selected by Airbus Defence and Space as AIS partner to support its Ocean Finder maritime service.
Sovcomflot has chosen the ABB Ability Marine Remote Diagnostic System (RDS) for eleven vessels operating in the Arctic and Russia’s Far East, helping to optimise safety and performance through 24/7 remote support.
Poseidon Navigation Services has announced that its cyber protection software is ready for launch.
NYK has formed a joint venture with Philippines-based Transnational Diversified Group (TDG) to launch electronic money platform “MarCoPay” for seafarers.
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