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  • 6 January 2012

      The United States Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA) today began work on a comprehensive strategic plan that will develop long-term objectives and institutional goals. The USMMA will undergo its next accreditation evaluation in 2016 and a core requirement of American higher education accreditation is that an academic institution has a current strategic plan. “The U.S. […]

  • 6 September 2011
    Business & Finance

    The NYK-TDG Maritime Academy (NTMA) is one of the first three maritime academies to have been recognized by Japan’s Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT) under a new certification program for graduates of overseas maritime academies. The NTMA is jointly run by NYK and business partner Transnational Diversified Group (TDG). The new certification […]

  • 20 November 2014
    Research & Development

    IMarEST announced its acquisition of Plymouth University’s Hydrographic Academy (HA). The new venture – Marine Learning Alliance Ltd. – sees IMarEST experts and HA academics develop a new suite of e-learning courses to run alongside existing Hydrographic Academy programmes. IMarEST will build on the HA’s existing innovative methods to provide blended distance and mobile e-learning, […]

  • 31 January 2014

    The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration announced on Wednesday that America’s six state maritime academies – California Maritime Academy, Great Lakes Maritime Academy, Maine Maritime Academy, Massachusetts Maritime Academy, SUNY Maritime College, and Texas Maritime Academy – and the United States Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA) in Kings Point, NY, will each receive $1 million […]

  • 17 June 2015

    Leonardo Academy said that the Maryland Energy Administration has awarded the Maryland Natural Gas Refueling Station Grant, which Leonardo Academy submitted on behalf of GAIN Clean Fuel.

  • 18 September 2012
    Human Capital

    Osiris Projects today announced the launch of their new Career Development Academy. The programme is designed to provide employees with a bespoke structured development plan designed to optimise individual abilities and talent. The Academy will provide resources and opportunities for members to achieve their career goals; offering mentoring, access to external training and work experience, […]

  • 18 September 2012
    Business & Finance

    Osiris Projects yesterday announced the launch of their new Career Development Academy. The programme is designed to provide employees with a bespoke structured development plan designed to optimise individual abilities and talent. The Academy will provide resources and opportunities for members to achieve their career goals; offering mentoring, access to external training and work experience, […]

  • 3 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    Transas-Naval Academy partnership started in 2001 when Transas Marine supplied its Navigational, later Engine Room and GMDSS simulators to the Academy. In July 2012, Transas Marine has signed a contract with the Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy for the extension and upgrade of the Transas Navigational and GMDSS simulators, and a long-term update/upgrade, service, support and […]

  • 21 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    A cooperation agreement between the Ministry of Transport of Yemen and the Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport was signed in Alexandria. The agreement, signed by the Minister of Transport, Dr. Waed Badeeb and the Head of the Academy, Dr. Ismail Abdul Ghafar Ismail provides for the establishment of a branch of the […]

  • 24 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    An official opening of the upgraded training complex equipped with the Transas state-of-the-art simulators for N.Y. Vaptsarov Naval Academy took place on September, 30. Numerous high-rank officials attended the ceremony, dedicated to the start of a new academic year. Among them was Mr. Rosen Plevenliev, the president of Bulgaria and the supreme commander of the […]

  • 31 January 2014
    Business & Finance

    America’s six state maritime academies – California Maritime Academy, Great Lakes Maritime Academy, Maine Maritime Academy, Massachusetts Maritime Academy, SUNY Maritime College, and Texas Maritime Academy – and the United States Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA) in Kings Point, NY, will each receive $1 million from a government program that recycles obsolete vessels, the U.S. Department […]

  • 13 October 2014

    The Norstec Academy will be exhibiting in the Careers Fair at RenewableUK 2014 in Manchester. On Thursday 13th November 2014, at the Manchester Central Convention Complex, the Norstec Academy will be hosting the following: 13.30-14.15 Exchange Room 10 FREE Networking lunch for students interested in finding out about offshore renewables and the Norstec Academy 14.30-15.45 Charter […]

  • 9 August 2012
    Business & Finance

    Subsea 7’s Allen Leatt, Senior Vice President Engineering, has recently been elected a Fellow of the UK’s prestigious Royal Academy of Engineering. The Academy brings together the country’s most eminent engineers from all disciplines to promote excellence in the science, art and practice of engineering. At its Annual General Meeting in July, the Academy elected […]

  • 5 June 2009

    Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) recently presented the first annual Elmer A. Sperry Junior Navigator of the Year Award to Midshipman First Class Kyle Szatkowski in ceremonies at the U.S. Naval Academy. The Elmer A. Sperry Junior Navigator of the Year Award was established by Northrop Grumman’s Sperry Marine business unit, to honor the midshipman […]

  • 14 April 2016
    Business & Finance, Human Capital

    The former university library of the Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) is set to become a Dutch offshore energy knowledge hub following the opening of the De Oude Bibliotheek Academy (DOB-Academy). DOB-Academy is described as the new education centre and meeting place for professionals in the offshore energy industry. The academy offers training sessions, workshops, seminars for the […]

  • 17 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA) has celebrated the rechristening of the Academy’s new training vessel, the Kings Pointer. The ceremony was attended by the US Department of Transportation officials, as well as Senator Charles Schumer, and Representatives Timothy Bishop and Steve Israel. The Obama Administration has made a comprehensive effort to renew facilities and teaching infrastructure […]

  • 28 June 2005

    Sarawak is to have its own maritime training academy by December this year. State Second Finance Minister Datuk Seri Wong Soon Koh performed the earth-breaking ceremony at the former Public Works Department’s divisional office at Upper Lanang Road here Tuesday. He said the RM11.5 million academy, to be known as the Sarawak Maritime Academy, would […]

  • 3 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    On June 1, the NYK-TDG Maritime Academy (NTMA) welcomed 180 new students to its new campus in Calamba, about 50 kilometers south of Manila. Two ceremonies were held — an opening ceremony for the sparkling new crew training facilities, maritime academy, classrooms, and lodgings, and then an entrance ceremony for the incoming class. NTMA is […]

  • 13 January 2012
    Business & Finance

    Massachusetts Maritime Academy (MMA) recently hosted the grand opening ceremony for the start-of-the-art, American Bureau of Shipping Information Commons Building, which houses the Academy’s new cutting-edge Full Mission Ship Simulator, supplied by Transas USA Inc. The 42,000 square foot academic building combines maritime tradition with the latest technology in maritime training, including the campus library, […]

  • 27 November 2013

    An initiative to increase Maritime Resource Management (MRM) training in the maritime industry has been taken by ALL Academy International AB who now offers MRM training licences. “Lack of MRM continues to be a key factor in maritime accidents and there is an urgent need to do something about it. More shipping companies need to […]

  • 17 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    The ACE Winch Academy has received accreditation for the delivery of its training programmes from the internationally recognised training authority, City & Guilds. The accreditation is a major milestone for the ACE Winch Academy in achieving its aims to be the global leader in the provision of proficient, certified training programmes, designed to suit the […]

  • 22 August 2012

    U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood announced that the Department’s Maritime Administration has secured a new training vessel for the U. S. Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point, NY. In an agreement with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), the Academy will receive a space shuttle solid rocket booster recovery ship, the MV Liberty Star, […]