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IMO released a circular called: "Guidance on best practice for fuel oil purchasers/users for assuring the quality of fuel oil used on board ships." This notice aims to help fuel oil purchasers/users ensure the quality of fuel oil delivered to, and used on board ships, with respect...

The Bahamas Maritime Authority issued a bulletin advising the actions to be taken when Bahamian ships are subject to Port State or Flag State detention. The guidance is applicable to all Bahamian ships that have been detained by PSC authorities, including “Administrative” or preventative detentions...

EU MRV and the IMO DCS have clear ambitions to reduce GHG (greenhouse gases) emissions from ships, and two similar albeit separate regimes have been introduced: EU MRV  – EU Monitoring, Reporting and Verification of CO2  emissions (data collection started 1 January 2018) IMO DCS - IMO Data Collection...

Japanese MOL announced a cooperation agreement with compatriot Kawasaki Heavy Industries, to jointly develop technologies that will enhance vessel reliability and energy-saving operation by vessel steering gear with new sensing capability and big data analysis. The project focuses on control of the steering gear, which...

BY GEMINI NEWS 2018-05-07 20:04:00 [By Frøydis Angard Ulateig] In the future, intelligent wireless bolts in wind turbines or satellites may be able to let the operator know when something is wrong. This could reduce the risk of human injuries and save cost. A research team at NTNU in Gjøvik is working to...

The Maritime Labour Convention (MLC) of ILO ensures comprehensive worldwide protection of the rights of seafarers and fair competition for Member States and shipowners. [embed]https://youtu.be/4Pd0V_cguZw[/embed] [embed]https://youtu.be/fW0_MmEO7o4[/embed] Reference: ECSA European Community Shipowners’ Associations – Youtube Seafarers' Rights International - Youtube See also: Understanding the Importance of Maritime Labour Convention (MLC) A...

The last 26-04-2018 Tainac together with Metalnox Spain, imparted the 1st Technical Presentation and Demonstration of Propellers and Shafting Repairs, with IIMS & Managers as a guests             Here you can find the resume in this video. [embed]https://youtu.be/21MML9pUtsU[/embed]  ...

Airfish-8, una embarcación que se aprovecha del efecto suelo para flotar sobre la superficie del mar y así poder ir más rápido que una embarcación normal. Es una idea en la que se lleva trabajando desde los años 60 del siglo XX. http://www.wigetworks.com/w-w/video123/ProductVideo.mp4?_=1   Fuente: AIRFISH 8...