Strategies News

NextGen Link project acquires EU funding

The European Union has given funding to NextGen Link, a project to upgrade an existing maritime link between the Baltic Sea from Finland to ...

Top maritime universities pushing innovation

Universities offer more than just bachelor programmes and degrees.  They fuel innovative thinking and are often the starting point of new...

SEA Europe appoints new chair and new goals

SEA Europe, the association of European shipyard associations and marine technology companies has appointed Kjersti Kleven, co-owner of Norw...

Answering the big question: Fake News

fathom-news regularly asks industry experts opinions on interesting questions facing the maritime industry. This week we asked: What is...

Seafarer’s matter says IMO Secretary General

“It is easy for seafarers to feel lonely and isolated. To imagine that they do not matter. This year, we want to show [everyone] that seaf...

Croissants and coffee with V.Group (video)

V.Group asked Fathom's Editorial Director Craig Eason to join a breakfast chat on its Nor-Shipping stand. The conversation, hosted by V.G...

Heard at Nor-Shipping

During Nor-Shipping 2017, there were a number of interesting discussions on where the maritime industry is now, where it is heading and wha...

V.Group reorganises company structure

V.Group has made changes to the structure of its organisation to make customers the focus of decision making and to develop new standards in...

Universities MOU signed to support IMO research

The World Maritime University and the Korea Maritime and Ocean University have signed a memorandum of understanding to promote academic and ...

Nor-Shipping: Inmarsat seeks disruption

Inmarsat is looking  for next generation vessel services that can use  the growing amount of satellite bandwidth becoming available to shi...

Drawing new battle lines in the fog

IMO and EU may want the same thing, but they are not the only ones with differing opinions on the road to carbon reduction in shipping THER...

Andreas Chrysostomou to join CLIA Europe

Andreas Chrysostomou has joined the Cruise Lines International Association. He has taken the role of Vice President European Government and...

Patrick Verhoeven to leave ECSA

Patrick Verhoeven is to leave his post as secretary-general of the European Community Shipowners Association at the end of August. He will b...