New Seawork marine conference to focus on billion-dollar market

New Seawork marine conference to focus on billion-dollar market
20 June 2018

Unmanned Surface Vessels and Hybrid Propulsion will be the topics of a new European commercial marine conference taking place at Seawork on Wednesday 4 July.

Estimated at USD 470 million, the Unmanned Surface Vessels (USV) market is expected to reach around USD 1 billion by 2022 due to the ever-increasing need for maritime security, ocean mapping and data.

Shipping industry presses to undermine European Ship Recycling Regulation

Shipping industry presses to undermine European Ship Recycling Regulation
21/06/2018 https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/shipping-industry-presses-to-underm...

Canada: Seafarer shortage looms for ship companies: Training institute, union hiring initiative will be highlighted Sunday in St. Catharines

Seafarer shortage looms for ship companies: Training institute, union hiring initiative will be highlighted Sunday in St. Catharines
Jun 18, 2018 https://www.niagarathisweek.com/news-story/8678896-seafarer-shortage-loo...

All crew, including 6 Indonesians, rescued from listing ship

All crew, including 6 Indonesians, rescued from listing ship
June 20, 2018 (Mainichi Japan) https://mainichi.jp/english/articles/20180620/p2g/00m/0dm/029000c

SENDAI (Kyodo) -- All 18 crewmembers, reportedly including six Indonesians, of a bonito fishing ship were rescued after the ship made an emergency call in the Pacific off northeastern Japan saying it was on the verge of sinking, the Japan Coast Guard said.

Cargo ship out of control, scaring Istanbul residents (Video)

Cargo ship out of control, scaring Istanbul residents Video
STEPAN KOTCHERGA June 16, 2018 http://maritimebulletin.net/2018/06/16/cargo-ship-out-of-control-scaring...

Innovating for the future of the European maritime sector

Innovating for the future of the European maritime sector
19/06/2018 https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/innovating-for-the-future-of-the-eu...

Shipping Industry Critical Meeting in July on Sulphur Cap

Shipping Industry Critical Meeting in July on Sulphur Cap
Aiswarya Lakshmi June 18, 2018 https://www.marinelink.com/news/shipping-industry-critical-meeting-july-...

Analysis: Reducing carbon emissions: is the shipping sector prepared?

Analysis: Reducing carbon emissions: is the shipping sector prepared?
Joe Baker 18 June 2018

The International Maritime Organization has pledged to reduce carbon emissions from shipping by at least 50% by 2050. But is this goal ambitious enough, or will the sector still struggle to achieve it?

Ever since countries first pledged to take charge of their carbon footprints as part of 1997’s Kyoto Protocol, the shipping sector has come under increasing scrutiny for its failure to respond to the climate change challenge.

The economics of the South China Sea conflict

The economics of the South China Sea conflict
Zoilo P. Dejaresco III June 18, 2018 https://business.mb.com.ph/2018/06/18/the-economics-of-the-south-china-s...

The South China Sea conflict is not just about small Filipino fishermen being deprived of their catch there or to have additional beautiful islands we can add as tourist havens on top of our 7,000 plus.

Illness or accident report the vessel

Illness or accident report the vessel
ATTY. DENNIS GORECHO June 18,2018 http://cebudailynews.inquirer.net/180298/illness-accident-reportcthe-vessel

If a seafarer is not feeling well while at sea, he must consult a medical person before disembarkation.

A seafarer must present evidence or report that he complained of any medical condition while working on board the vessel during the term of his contract.

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