Most Cargo Ships Over 20,000 GT are ECDIS Ready -UKHO

Most Cargo Ships Over 20,000 GT are ECDIS Ready -UKHO

According to UKHO, 72 percent of cargo ships over 20,000 gross tonnage are ECDIS ready, following deadline on July 1, 2017; 9,680 cargo ships over 20,000 gross tonnage using an ENC service   Almost …
Jul 12, 2017 /  Vessels
TU Varna Unveils Brand New Maritime Simulator Wing

TU Varna Unveils Brand New Maritime Simulator Wing

Varna’s Technical University’s simulation center officially unveiled its brand new simulation wing back on the 21st of May, this year. The simulation center opened its doors back in 2012, but TU …
Jun 11, 2015 /  Curious
U.K. Changes Stance On ECDIS Training Requirement

U.K. Changes Stance On ECDIS Training Requirement

The United Kingdom Maritime & Coastguard Agency has decided to revise its take on the type of specific ECDIS training, commenting that from now on the responsibility of finding a proper way to conduct the …
Jun 1, 2015 /  Curious
Maersk Line Selects Sperry To Upgrade 80 Ships

Maersk Line Selects Sperry To Upgrade 80 Ships

The Sperry Marine business unit of the Northrop Grumman Corporation has been selected by Maersk Line for some upgrading procedures which involve over 80 vessels of the latter’s fleet. The upgrades will …
Apr 28, 2015 /  Vessels