satellites

Vessel fine for satellite phone

The UK P&I Club has been made aware of a Member being fined for the possession of an unauthorized satellite phone on board one of their vessels.

EMSA’s IMDatE ready to go live

On 8 November, users of EMSA’s Integrated Maritime Data Environment (IMDatE) met to give feedback on the integrated maritime services being delivered by EMSA. The new IMDatE platform can combine different types of maritime data coming from EMSA applications, as well as new sources such as satellite AIS and data provided by end-users. The resulting services are specifically tailored to user needs.

Improved port accuracy and safety through novel technology

Eight research institutions from six European countries are involved in the DOCKINGASSIST project, which set out to remove the guess work from the docking and maneuvering of container ships, bulk carriers and other large vessels through the development of a novel wireless network relying on a differential global navigation satellite system.

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Does enclosed space entry need more regulation?

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