USS McCain: Human Error Led to "Loss of Steering"

By MarEx 2017-11-01 17:04:21

The U.S. Navy has released its final report into the two collisions involving the USS John S. McCain and USS Fitzgerald, which led to a total of 17 fatalities and combined...


Big Data Boom, Big Benefits

By MarEx 2017-10-16 18:22:29

In the not so distant past, the torrent of data flooding the maritime industry had probably only set pulses racing among information and communication technologies (ICT)...


Fifty Years On, Ship Models Continue to Demonstrate Value

By MarEx 2017-10-07 19:34:19

French engineering firm Artelia is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the creation of Port Revel, its ship handling training center specializing in supertankers, LNG...


ABS Chairman Named MMA Person of the Year

By MarEx 2017-09-22 18:10:26

Christopher J. Wiernicki, Chairman, President and CEO of ABS, was recognized for his distinguished career and service to the maritime industry by the Massachusetts Maritime...


Computer Based Training on Sexual Harassment Released

By MarEx 2017-08-31 23:25:54

The Ship Operations Cooperative Program (SOCP) has released a new computer based training on prevention and response to sexual assault, sexual harassment, retaliation,...

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Sealing Valley Inspired by Silicon Valley

By MarEx 2017-08-29 23:48:43

September 20 sees the kick-off of Sealing Valley – a center of excellence where production, research, development, training and the transfer of knowledge on sealing...

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Fishing and the Human Element

By MarEx 2017-08-26 19:59:28

A recent Nautical Institute Seaways article, in co-ordination with the New Zealand-based FISH Safety Foundation, looked in detail at the growing need to openly discuss safety...


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...

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