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.

HMM partners with SHI on smart ship technology

South Korean shipping company Hyundai Merchant Marine has signed a MoU with compatriot shipbuilding giant Samsung Heavy on smart ship technology. Under the MoU, the two companies will collaborate in the research, development and innovation in the field of smart ship solutions.

Port of LA to enhance supply chain via new data service

Port of Los Angeles plans to launch a new supply chain key dashboard data in order that all supply chain stakeholders have access and can use forward-looking information to better plan and prepare for inbound cargo.

Port of Los Angeles becomes member of Tradelens

The Port of Los Angeles’ digital connections are expanding as it signed a new agreement with TradeLens, a blockchain-based digital container logistics platform, jointly developed by Maersk and IBM.

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