Archives: January 2013

GROWING REGIONAL POWER

January 29, 2013 6:07 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Asia’s growing oil and gas (O&G) drilling and exploration activities will spearhead the growth of local companies providing services to the O&G industry. Daya Materials Bhd and Metech Kenzai Sdn Bhd, for instance, are expecting the O&G industry to generate the bulk of their revenue and profits in 2013, while Dufu Technology Corp Bhdis enlarging its involvement in the sector to reduce dependency on its hard disk drive (HDD) component business.

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DP TAKES CENTRE STAGE AT SINGAPORE WORK BOAT TRAINING AND CERTIFICATION EVENT

January 28, 2013 6:16 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Make 27 February a day when you assist the development of training and certification for the rapidly growing work boat sector of global maritime activity. Baird Maritime – GlobalMET Forum on Work Boats: Training and Certification supported by IDPOA is  the place to be as the work boat industry gathers at Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Center, Singapore 27 February 2013

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HIGHLY DECORATED SIMULATOR

January 26, 2013 6:15 am Published by Leave your thoughts

When Det Norske Veritas (Norway) issued statement of compliance for the Transas navigational and DP simulators it meant that the Transas Navi-Trainer Professional 5000 holds the most advanced certificates set in the maritime simulator industry; it has been certified as a Bridge Operation Simulator Class A with class notation “Integrated simulator system, NAUT AW (SIM), DYNPOS – AUT (SIM), HSC, TUG, ICE, AHTS” and Dynamic Positioning Simulator Class A as per the latest edition of Standard for Certification of Maritime Simulators No. 2.14 January 2011.

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DESKTOP TRAINING SOLUTION

January 23, 2013 5:54 am Published by Leave your thoughts

VSTEP, a European-based developer of maritime simulators and virtual training software is offering a new option in Maritime Simulation with its Nautis Desktop Trainer. Designed to allow smaller maritime schools, corporate training departments and public educators access to dependable, affordable and portable simulation options, the product comes standard with three screens but can be configured for six or more.

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