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  • 21 February 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    A new technique for spool piece/jumper metrology using the BV5000, 3D Mechanical Scanning Sonar from BlueView Technologies, is the subject of an evening meeting of the Hydrographic Society in Scotland to be held on Wednesday, February 29th. Presenters; Pieter Jansen, of Talisman, Trevor Pugh of Technip, and Greg Hammond of Starnet Geomatics will provide an […]

  • 7 September 2017

    Classification societies need to keep pace with the digitalization of the shipping industry in order to support the industry needs, according to the new Chairman of the International Association of Classification Societies (IACS), Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen, CEO of DNV GL – Maritime. “Our industry is becoming more complex,” said Ørbeck-Nilssen. “Digitalisation is changing not only the way […]

  • 14 February 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    After almost two years as an associate member of the organisation, the Italian Hydrographic Society (IHS) has been elected a full member of the International Federation of Hydrographic Societies (IFHS). Based in Catania, Sicily, the IHS is a non-profit enterprise representing leading hydrographic surveying individuals and organisations throughout Italy. Speaking about his society’s membership of […]

  • 1 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    The International Federation of Hydrographic Societies (IFHS) has announced that the Hydrographic Society of Korea (HySK) officially becomes its newest member today, joining its other member societies in Australasia, Benelux, Denmark, Germany, Italy, South Africa and the UK. Based in Seoul, the HySK is headed by its President, Dr Dae Choul Kim of Pukyong National […]

  • 3 October 2006

    On October 26 in Fort Lauderdale, Yachting Developments Limited of New Zealand will find out if one of its latest launchings, Vesper has won a Superyacht Society Design Award for sailing vessels of 23m to 36m. Ian Cook of Yachting Developments says the company is thrilled that Vesper is a finalist in the category, and […]

  • 9 June 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Ian Holden, currently Project Surveyor with DOF Subsea in Aberdeen, has been elected Chairman of The Hydrographic Society UK (THS UK) in succession to David Parker, the UKHO’s Hydrography Manager with particular responsibility for its Civil Hydrography Program (CHP). A former Liverpool Port Hydrographer with responsibility for dredging and survey operations for its Conservancy Agency […]

  • 17 February 2014
    Business & Finance

    Abstracts of papers for presentation at the International Federation of Hydrographic Societies’ 22nd conference and exhibition at Aberdeen’s Exhibition & Conference Centre from 28-30 October are now invited by the organisers, The Hydrographic Society UK. With its theme, Energy & Enterprise, the three-day event is expected to attract a wide international audience drawn from all […]

  • 1 November 2018

    Sailors’ Society: More than a quarter of seafarers seeking crisis response are affected by piracy.

  • 15 October 2015

    Bestobell Marine said it has obtained full type approval from four class societies for its range of globe and check cryogenic valves.

  • 20 November 2012
    Business & Finance

    The Rothes Flood Alleviation Scheme (RFAS) has received a commendation at the 2012 Saltire Society Civil Engineering Awards for its innovative approach to flood alleviation in Rothes, Moray. The £25 million scheme heralds a new era of flood protection for the town of Rothes and its residents. The Saltire Society runs its prestigious annual awards […]

  • 18 October 2006

    ISS, the International Superyacht Society, has announced that noted actress, Stephanie Zimbalist, will emcee the large yacht industry

  • 10 May 2007

    The ISS (International Superyacht Society) has today announced its new president, executive board as well as a new member of its board of directors. With Australian, Lance Cushion’s appointment as ISS president, the organization continues to realize its mandate of truly representing the international nature of the superyacht industry. Paul Madden, Ann Avery, Ken Hickling […]

  • 1 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    The International Federation of Hydrographic Societies (IFHS) announces that the Hydrographic Society of Korea (HySK) officially becomes its newest member today, joining its other member societies in Australasia, Benelux, Denmark, Germany, Italy, South Africa and the UK. Based in Seoul, the HySK is headed by its President, Dr Dae Choul Kim of Pukyong National University’s […]

  • 18 March 2011

      INPEX expressed their deepest condolences at the absolute tragedy caused by the recent massive earthquake that struck the nation’s Tohoku Region on 11 March. INPEX CORPORATION has decided to make a donation and contribution of immediate relief supplies as follows. 1. JPY 200 million (USD 2.44 million) donation for the immediate relief efforts through […]

  • 15 March 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Saab Seaeye has won the ‘Corporate Excellence Award’ from the Washington-based Marine Technology Society. The award is given in recognition of an organisation’s contribution to the industry and to ROV technology. Chair of the Marine ROV Committee, Chuck Richards, presented the award at the Underwater Intervention show in New Orleans to James Douglas of Saab […]

  • 30 March 2018

    Study: More than a quarter of seafarers show signs of depression, and many won’t ask for help.

  • 19 June 2018
    Business & Finance

    Liberian Registry, CCS signed an MoU to help shipyards and shipowners improve innovative strategies.

  • 10 December 2015
    Vessels

    LNG containment designer, GTT said on Thursday it has been granted an approval in principle for cargo handling system on an LNG bunkering ship concept, by the China Classification Society.

  • 6 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    Three senior practitioners from Geosyntec Consultants are set to present at the 32nd Annual Meeting of the Society for Risk Analysis in San Francisco December 9-12, 2012. Principal Environmental Scientist Ruth Custance from Geosyntec’s Santa Barbara office will present “Calculating Inhalation Exposures for Utility Workers at Contaminated Sites” as part of the Trench Models & […]

  • 14 January 2013

    International classification society RINA Group has been chosen as the International Association of Classification Societies (IACS) partner to support the development of Tasneef, a new classification society for the United Arab Emirates. Andrea di Bella, Area Manager Middle East, RINA Group, says, “We are very excited to have been chosen to assist the development of […]

  • 20 May 2011
    Business & Finance

    Classification society ABS announces the opening of an office in Stavanger, Norway to further extend its global reach and provide dedicated support to its growing Norwegian client base. Known for its leadership in offshore classification and technology, the society’s Stavanger office will be staffed with a professional team of offshore engineers and surveyors focused on […]

  • 4 July 2012
    Business & Finance

    Leading international classification society Bureau Veritas has published guidance for designers and builders of Wind Farm Service Ships. Maxime Pachot, offshore service vessel manager at Bureau Veritas, says, “Although some of the existing Offshore Service Vessel fleet can perform the tasks necessary for developing and maintaining offshore wind farms, we see an increasing need for […]