Archives: May 2016

NEW DATA ON SEAFARER STATS

May 25, 2016 5:29 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The Baltic and International Maritime Council (BIMCO) and the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) have released their latest five-year report on the state of the shipping industry’s global workforce, highlighting the imbalances between the supply of qualified and competent seafarers available for service on ships trading internationally, and the industry’s demand for seafarers to operate the world’s merchant fleet. Read the rest of this entry »

NI GATHERS TO TALK ABOUT DP

May 11, 2016 5:51 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Safety and efficiency in marine operations will be the focus of a major conference to be held in Aberdeen next month. Measures to enhance safe operations, minimise costs and maximise economic control and loss prevention will be examined during the two-day event, organised by the leading global international representative body for maritime professionals, The Nautical Institute. Read the rest of this entry »