ABS Chairman Named MMA Person of the Year

By MarEx 2017-09-22 18:10:26

Christopher J. Wiernicki, Chairman, President and CEO of ABS, was recognized for his distinguished career and service to the maritime industry by the Massachusetts Maritime...


Computer Based Training on Sexual Harassment Released

By MarEx 2017-08-31 23:25:54

The Ship Operations Cooperative Program (SOCP) has released a new computer based training on prevention and response to sexual assault, sexual harassment, retaliation,...

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Sealing Valley Inspired by Silicon Valley

By MarEx 2017-08-29 23:48:43

September 20 sees the kick-off of Sealing Valley – a center of excellence where production, research, development, training and the transfer of knowledge on sealing...

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Fishing and the Human Element

By MarEx 2017-08-26 19:59:28

A recent Nautical Institute Seaways article, in co-ordination with the New Zealand-based FISH Safety Foundation, looked in detail at the growing need to openly discuss safety...


Australia Gets New Under-Ice AUV

By MarEx 2017-08-18 18:15:09

The University of Tasmania's Australia Maritime College (AMC) has named its new autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV), capable of diving up to 5,000 metres, operating...


Alert! Compendium Produced for Maritime Colleges

By MarEx 2017-07-05 18:48:23

Lloyd’s Register Foundation and The Nautical Institute have produced a special limited edition bound set of all 40 issues of the Institute's Alert! human element...

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Ice Navigator Certification Scheme Launched

By MarEx 2017-07-03 18:34:59

The Nautical Institute has launched its Ice Navigator Training and Certification Scheme, developed in response to rapidly growing demand for officers with proven expertise in...


e-Navigation Solutions Tested on Navigators

By MarEx 2017-06-19 20:11:53

The E.U.-funded EfficienSea2 project has evaluated the human impact of a wide variety of e-Navigation solutions through a full-scale simulation test. The simulations,...


India, Philippines Compete for Global Share of Seafarers

By Noel Tarrazona 2017-06-12 00:45:47

Over the last month, at least three major national organizations in India have drafted plans to address the declining global market for Indian seafarers. India has 1.3...


A Mind for Safety

By Thomas Montgomery 2017-05-25 23:25:55

Every day, the typical person makes between 2,000 and 10,000 decisions. Many of these are conscious choices, while others are done without much thought. For example, when you...

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