IMarEST: A more coherent skills framework for remotely operated vessel pilots

As remotely operated vessels (ROVs) become more capable and more autonomous, they are finding their way into an expanding range of scientific and industrial applications. To ensure the individuals who manage and operate theseRead More

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IMarEST: Steering towards an industry level response to marine plastic pollution

“Although existing regulations –particularly MARPOL and the London Convention– explicitly prohibit the dumping of plastic at sea, these frameworks have their limitations” says a report from the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & TechnologyRead More

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ABS hosts ‘Empower Hour’ at Nor-Shipping to focus on the role of women within the maritime industry

Nor-Shipping 2019 saw ABS hold its first ‘Empower Hour’, an opportunity for women innovators to network and discuss trends in the maritime industry. The event was developed in support of IMO World Maritime DayRead More

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Hamburg’s Cruise Sector is Growing Whilst Also Focussing on Sustainability

Hamburg’s three cruise terminals have been exceeding their growth forecasts with current figures above the normal European market development. In the worldwide ranking of home ports, Hamburg counts among the top 20, and inRead More

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Discover What Drives The Maritime World – Read the latest SMM Insights e-paper

SMM – the leading international maritime trade fair in Hamburg from 4th to 7th September. For this year SMM is proud to announce record breaking numbers of exhibitors from all over the world, and,Read More

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