A survey by Bureau Veritas on Monday marked the first time ever a Singaporean-flagged harbour tug has undergone a fully accredited annual survey conducted remotely, without a surveyor physically present onboard.
MPA Singapore developed a Maritime Digitalisation Playbook to support its maritime enterprises uncover opportunities in digital transformation and highlight some first steps that maritime companies can take in digitalization and innovation.
In light of the COVID-19 outbreak and the restrictions that has brought, MPA of Singapore issued a circular highlighting measures to support seafarers onboard Singapore-registered ships.
The Maritime and Port Authority (MPA) of Singapore updated the requirements for crew change onboard cargo ships in the port of Singapore.
The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA), the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) and M1 Limited joined forces with Airbus to conduct coastal 5G standalone (SA) network trials at the Singapore Maritime Drone Estate.
Last week, MPA Singapore facilitated a second chartered flight for crew change, following the first full crew change using the new protocol earlier in June. Since 27 March 2020, MPA Singapore has approved more than 4,000 cases of crew sign-on and sign-off , involving some 500 ships for over 300 companies.
MPA Singapore issued circular to draw attention to ship operators when navigation through fishing vessel areas in the coastal waters of Ningbo-Zhoushan Port in China. Safe navigation becomes the top priority in this areas, especially with the commence of the fishing seasons which takes place between May and September.
RMI issued a Marine Safety Advisory providing lessons learned from recent cases where ships have spilled oil overboard or had near misses during bunker operations in Singapore.
Following the COVID-19 outbreak and the major travel restriction issue that has arise, Wilhelmsen coordinated Singapore’s first full crew change for Synergy Group.
The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) and NUS Enterprise, the entrepreneurial arm of the National University of Singapore (NUS), launched the Smart Port Challenge (SPC) 2020.
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