OCIMF: What to do when conducting a remote inspection

OCIMF issued a document providing guidance for OCIMF Programme Participants on commissioning and conducting a Remote Inspection under OCIMF Programmes, given that remote inspections are on the rise and the restrictions remain strict.

DNV GL, Aker BP perform remote surveys of offshore cranes

DNV GL and Aker BP jointly conducted a pilot project concerning remote inspections on three of their offshore cranes on the Norwegian Continental Shelf. On both installations, crane operators and specialized crane technicians on board the platforms used tablets to take close-up video and pictures based on an agreed checklist of selected safety functions, which were shared with DNV GL’s onshore inspectors.

Mercury Drone Port to enhance offshore wind development

In an effort to enhance digitalization within the operations,UK Government agreed to invest up to £5.6 million to promote North Angus and Montrose as a clean growth zone where new technologies can be used to improve energy efficiency.

P&I Clubs: Putting the hacker’s hat on concerning cyber attacks

October, being recognized as Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM), calls for more attention on cyber issues and digitalization. Although we have discussed the numerous dangers and risks arising from a cyber-attack, a new point of view is here, the one of how a P&I Club responds to an attack.

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