ClassNK claims that it has released the world’s first software package for use with the new IACS Harmonized Common Structural Rules (CSR) for bulk carriers and oil tankers, which were released at the beginning of July 2012.
Videotel Marine International and BIMCO have extended their cooperation agreement to offer the BIMCO eLearning Diploma Programme (BeDP) to all Videotel on Demand (VOD) users.
Veripos has been awarded a two-year extension on its GNSS positioning contract with E R Offshore GmbH, a subsidiary of the Hamburg-based shipping organisation E R Schiffahrt.
Tokyo-based Nippon Yusen Kaisha, more commonly known as NYK Line, has agreed a deal to install TracPhone V7 mini-VSAT systems from KVH aboard its containerships.
The recently announced O3bMaritime VSAT service, set to be launched in 2013 and promising download speeds of 350 Mbps to ships at sea, has signed its first customer, with the agreement of a multi-year, multi-million dollar contract with Royal Caribbean Cruises.
Norwegian vessel operator Jo Tankers has agreed a deal with Transas Marine for the supply of ECDIS to its fleet.
Solstad Offshore’s fleet of 50 vessels has completed the installation of the Star Information & Planning System (Star IPS) software package from Star Information Systems (SIS).
Raytheon Anschütz has been awarded a contract for the supply of Integrated Navigation Systems from its Synapsis Bridge Control series to a group of new heavy lift carriers being built at Brodosplit shipyard in Split, Croatia for Dutch company Jumbo Shipping.
Saab and Thrane & Thrane have both introduced new AIS products, building on their existing technologies with the addition of improved functionality.
Globalstar reports it has reached a settlement of its prior disputes with Thales Alenia Space France and has agreed to the terms of a commercial proposal for the purchase of six additional spacecraft from Thales.
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