Maritime Risk Focus: Inventory of Hazardous Materials (IHM)

(http://www.MaritimeCyprus.com) Over the last decade international and regional ship recycling legislation has been adopted, some of which is already in force. The IMO Hong Kong Convention and the European Union Ship Recycling Regulation are two key pieces of such legislation. A cornerstone in both the Hong Kong Convention and the EU Ship Recycling Regulation is…

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Cyprus Marine and Maritime Institute (CMMI) and the Arab Academy for Science Technology and Maritime Transport sign MoU

(http://www.MaritimeCyprus.com) The Cyprus Marine and Maritime Institute (CMMI) and the Arab Academy for Science Technology and Maritime Transport (AASTMT) digitally signed on Thursday, 28th of May 2020 an MOU to formalize their partnership in the areas of Marine and Maritime Education, Training, Research, Technological Development and Innovation. Both organizations will undertake to promote the exchange of…

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APL England which lost 40 containers in rough seas off Australia found with serious defects

(http://www.MaritimeCyprus.com) A preliminary inspection of troubled cargo ship APL England, which lost 40 containers in rough seas off the NSW coast, has unearthed a major defect and serious concerns with how the load was secured. Australia Maritime Safety Authority (ASNA) inspectors found lashing arrangements were inadequate and securing points on the deck of the ship…

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Research for Augmented Reality in the Maritime Industry

Living through this industrial revolution, the maritime sector has already begun to implement digital solutions. Big data analytics of ships, augmented and virtual reality, cloud technologies, machine learning and cognitive artificial intelligence are some relevant examples of the technologies now implemented by shipping companies. Augmented reality (AR) technology is becoming one of the main digital…

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ICS updates health guide to ensure crew safe measures during the CoronaVirus pandemic

(http://www.MaritimeCyprus.com) The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has issued updated health guidance for the global shipping industry to ensure ship operators and crew can safely deal with seafarers struggling with medical conditions during the coronavirus pandemic. Alarming reports indicate that in some cases seafarers are being denied medical attention by port authorities. Many cases of seafarers…

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