SEAFARING: A LABOR OF LOVE

19 jan 2019 Mark Dickinson, General Secretary of the trade union Nautilus International, was awarded the prestigious Merchant Navy Medal for meritorious service last year in recognition of his work on seafarer employment, training and welfare. We speak to him here about support for seafarers: Is it fair to say …

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FIX ME

18 JAN 2019 Vessels can’t talk just yet, but new developments in condition monitoring come pretty close. Vessel operators pay close attention to their hull and machinery, but what if the ship could talk to them directly about its condition? That’s basically the goal of condition monitoring, or condition-based maintenance, …

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