Australia Gets New Under-Ice AUV

By MarEx 2017-08-18 18:15:09

The University of Tasmania's Australia Maritime College (AMC) has named its new autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV), capable of diving up to 5,000 metres, operating...


Alert! Compendium Produced for Maritime Colleges

By MarEx 2017-07-05 18:48:23

Lloyd’s Register Foundation and The Nautical Institute have produced a special limited edition bound set of all 40 issues of the Institute's Alert! human element...

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Ice Navigator Certification Scheme Launched

By MarEx 2017-07-03 18:34:59

The Nautical Institute has launched its Ice Navigator Training and Certification Scheme, developed in response to rapidly growing demand for officers with proven expertise in...


e-Navigation Solutions Tested on Navigators

By MarEx 2017-06-19 20:11:53

The E.U.-funded EfficienSea2 project has evaluated the human impact of a wide variety of e-Navigation solutions through a full-scale simulation test. The simulations,...


India, Philippines Compete for Global Share of Seafarers

By Noel Tarrazona 2017-06-12 00:45:47

Over the last month, at least three major national organizations in India have drafted plans to address the declining global market for Indian seafarers. India has 1.3...


A Mind for Safety

By Thomas Montgomery 2017-05-25 23:25:55

Every day, the typical person makes between 2,000 and 10,000 decisions. Many of these are conscious choices, while others are done without much thought. For example, when you...


Watertight Doors Awareness Campaign Gets Underway

By MarEx 2017-05-03 20:02:52

GARD and DNV GL have joined forces to launch an awareness campaign on watertight doors. Watertight doors are crucial for reducing ship vulnerability in cases of flooding, as...


Video: Meet the New America's Cup Sailor

By MarEx 2017-03-29 21:37:02

The modern America's Cup sailboat looks nothing like the vessels used ten years ago – and the modern America's Cup sailor has changed as well. With the...


Nautical Institute Launches Command Diploma Scheme

By MarEx 2017-03-26 20:40:17

The Nautical Institute as launched a new distance learning program for new masters. The Command Diploma Scheme is intended for those about to take command as well as those...


CHIRP Video: Best Practice ECDIS Use

By MarEx 2016-12-02 17:24:10

The latest issue of U.K. charitable trust CHIRP’s Maritime Broadcast discusses the management and use of ECDIS, along with flash fires and a near miss, as part of its...

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