WÄRTSILÄ FINALIZES PURCHASE OF TRANSAS

04th may 2018 The technology group Wärtsilä has finalized its acquisition of navigation software and training firm Transas. The purchase, which was announced in March 2018, has a transaction value of $250 million.  Transas offers integrated bridge systems, digital products, electronic charts, ECDIS systems, bridge simulation, training and ship traffic control …

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FATIGUE IMPLICATED IN OVERTAKING INCIDENT

29th april 2018 The U.K. Marine Accident Investigation Branch has released its report on the collision between two Hong Kong registered vessels, Huayang   Endeavour  and Seafrontier, in the Dover Strait in July 2017. Both vessels, a bulk carrier and a tanker, sustained damage but the accident did not result in any injuries …

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