February 28, 2021

Crew-change crisis highlights fundamental industry problems

The coronavirus outbreak has made painfully obvious the reality that the shipping industry does not get the attention it deserves. As a result seafarers are underappreciated […]
February 27, 2021

Shipping’s cyber readiness mixed ahead of IMO deadline

Industry preparedness for cyber threats varies. There is no one-size-fits-all solution for shipping companies seeking compliance when IMO 2021 kicks in.High-profile cyber attacks and the impending […]
February 26, 2021

BIMCO to push for international guidelines for ship/shore communication at IMO

Standardising and harmonising electronic ship/shore communication for reporting purposes is high on the agenda at the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) virtual Facilitation Committee (FAL) meeting next […]