Archives: April 2015

AUSSIE MARINERS UP IN ARMS

April 24, 2015 5:16 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Mariners are calling for stronger government policies to put shipping at the heart of Australia’s transport system. Changes in ship and port technology, and the future of the merchant navy, have also been addressed at the 3rd Master Mariners Congress in Launceston this week. Congress coordinator Captain John Lloyd said a shortage of industry opportunities for new graduates was an issue for the maritime workforce. Read the rest of this entry »

VSTEP PROUD OF LATEST ACCREDITATION MOVES

April 22, 2015 5:14 am Published by Leave your thoughts
In a timespan of one month, three types of VSTEP Dynamic Positioning Simulators have been officially certified and accredited by the Nautical Institute and Det Norske Veritas (DNV-GL) certification bodies. The accreditation means the new NAUTIS Dynamic Positioning simulators from VSTEP are fully certified and approved to be used for official DP training courses.

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