Inmarsat and PORT-IT Host Cyber Security Webinar

Press releases   •   Apr 06, 2020 16:03 BST

Inmarsat, the global leader in mobile satellite communications, is joining with partner PORT-IT to run a cyber security webinar for superyacht and yacht management professionals on Thursday (9th April).

Leading Manufacturers Raise Awareness on 406Day about Benefits and Responsibilities of Owning 406 MHz beacons

Press releases   •   Apr 06, 2020 11:00 BST

Safety specialists ACR Electronics, ARTEX, and Ocean Signal are raising 406 MHz beacon awareness and offering important advice on the eighth annual 406Day (#406Day20) today, Monday, April 6th.

Marine Safety Specialists Join Forces to Raise Beacon Awareness on ‘406Day’

Press releases   •   Apr 06, 2020 08:00 BST

UK marine safety specialists Ocean Signal and Ocean Safety are issuing important advice to boat owners about the benefits and responsibilities of owning a 406 MHz beacon on ‘406Day’ (#406Day20) today.

Inmarsat supports yachting sector during COVID-19 crisis with 50% voice call discounts

Press releases   •   Apr 03, 2020 11:42 BST

In a direct response to the COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on the superyacht and leisure yachting sectors, Inmarsat has formalised a sweeping 50% discount for voice calling services, available day and night for three months until the end of June.

KONGSBERG Remote Services now available through Vessel Insight

Press releases   •   Apr 03, 2020 08:45 BST

In the past weeks, KONGSBERG has experienced an increase in the need for remote support and services to the maritime industry. Now, the group has made their Remote Services solution available to customers using Vessel Insight

KONGSBERG technology is integral as Damen signs up to build the world’s first fully-electric ship-handling tug

Press releases   •   Apr 02, 2020 12:00 BST

Kongsberg Maritime are to supply propulsion systems for the world’s first fully-electric, emission-free ship-handling tug, to be built by Damen for Ports of Auckland Ltd. Two US255 L PM FP azimuth thrusters will provide unrivalled manoeuvrability, proven reliability and a bollard pull of 70 tonnes, matching performance with minimal running costs and impeccable environmental credentials

OneOcean expands presence and increases investment in Japan

Press releases   •   Mar 31, 2020 12:51 BST

OneOcean – the maritime industry’s largest digital navigation and compliance provider – is stepping up its operations in Japan with the creation of a new Tokyo office in Shibuya-Ku.

Ocean Signal Launches Complete AIS Kit to Provide Boat Owners with Affordable Man Overboard System

Press releases   •   Mar 31, 2020 09:52 BST

New for 2020, Ocean Signal has combined two of its most technically advanced AIS products to create a cost-saving kit providing boat owners with a complete man overboard system.

New LARS solution will increase efficiency, improve safety and reduce risk of damage to AUVs

Press releases   •   Mar 31, 2020 07:00 BST

Kongsberg Maritime has developed a new LARS (Launch and Recovery System) solution for its HUGIN range of Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs), which is set to bring about a series of far-reaching operational improvements

Kongsberg Maritime offer remote training, e-Learning and assessment, with vessel-specific software

Press releases   •   Mar 30, 2020 08:00 BST

Video conferencing and virtual machines allow in-depth, hands-on training to be safely delivered, maintaining skills and continuing development

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