As the North P&I Club informs, the UK Admiralty Court has recently rejected a shipowner’s claim for general average. It specifically concluded that the ship was unseaworthy because of an error in the passage plan. North Club noted that this case has showcased how important a proper berth-to-berth passage planning is, saying that it ‘is much more than just putting courses on a chart or ECDIS.’
The English Admiralty Court introduced changes to the procedural rules that deal with the management of such claims, mainly where electronic track data is available writes Mr. Victor Fenwick in an article published by INCE & CO.
The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office has announced the details of its six free-to-attend ECDIS seminars at Posidonia 2016. The ‘Implementing ECDIS’ seminars are designed to meet the needs of those still adopting ECDIS and the ‘Living with ECDIS’ seminars are for those already operating with ECDIS that wish to be kept informed of new developments.
Now training on all contents from New Orleans to Tokyo, the ECDIS Ltd Inspectors Course recently celebrated the attendance of its 400th student.
The UKHOhas announced the details of its free-to-attend ECDIS Seminars at Nor-Shipping
UKHO is holding a series of free ECDIS Seminars at the Sea Asia 2015 Conference and Exhibition
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BIMCO Launches Survey of ECDIS anomalies
ClassNK: Type specific ECDIS training course certified
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