Ship Operations and Management

Poland hosts new seafarer assessment centre

Maritime e-learning company, Seagull Maritime, and Gdynia Maritime School have joined up to create a new assessment centre in Gdynia, Poland...

MarineTraffic and UNCTAD sign MOU

MarineTraffic and the United Nations Conference on Trade & Development (UNCTAD) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to facilitate ...

Consortium to develop 3D printed ship propeller

Damen Shipyards Group has entered a cooperative consortium with the Port of Rotterdam’s RAMLAB, Promarin, Autodesk and Bureau Veritas to d...

The rapid return of piracy

Experts are becoming increasingly concerned over the re-emergence of piracy off the West and East coasts of Africa following the publication...

WINGD opens VR engineroom training centre

Wintherthur GD, the Swiss two stroke engine maker, has opened a new, fully integrated engine room training simulator in China. Calling it...

Wärtsilä strengthens turbocharger services

Wärtsilä is expanding its turbocharger services to increase flexibility and efficiency for its customers. Wärtsilä currently has ov...

Research expedition vessel given Norwegian funding

The construction of an advanced research expedition vessel has been given the go-ahead with funding from one of Norway’s richest men, Kjel...