Iridium Can Be the Backbone of Digital Ships

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Iridium reveals more on the GMDSS terminal and plans in the maritime sector.

VIDEO: Brace Yourself for Freefall!

Rough sea can be relentless and unforgiving for those trying to abandon ship as fast as possible. Open lifeboats ...

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Xervo Discloses SOLAS Boat-In-A-Box

Xervo Discloses SOLAS Boat-In-A-Box

The Danish lifeboat producer Xervo has announced a SOLAS version of its Boat-In-A-Box lifeboat and rescue boat ...

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Statoil Chooses VERHOEF Freefall Lifeboat Systems

Statoil Chooses VERHOEF's Freefall Lifeboat Systems

VERHOEF Aluminium BV from the Netherlands has been awarded a five year Framework Agreement by Statoil to provide ...

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Xervo to Outfit Maersk with Lifeboat Systems

Maersk Drilling has chosen to equip its soon-to-be completed XL Enhanced 4 rig with seven Boat-In-A-Box lifeboat ...

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Nine Countries Share Experiences during IMRF European ...

Rescue volunteers from across nine European nations are to participate next week in a seven day Lifeboat Crew ...

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DNV Committed to Enhancing Lifeboat Safety

DNV is taking lifeboat safety one step further. The company claims that maritime lifeboat safety will be enhanced ...

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IMO: SOLAS Amendments on Lifeboat Safety Enter into Force

Amendments to the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) aimed at preventing accidents ...

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The Netherlands: Damen Shipyards to Build Revolutionary ...

The Netherlands - Damen Shipyards to Build Revolutionary Lifeboat

Working with a group of some of the best Dutch marine experts – TU Delft, TNO, Marin, Damen Shipyards and De Vries ...

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Norway: Norsafe Conducts Highest Free-Fall Tests with ...

Norway - Norsafe Conducts Highest Free-Fall Tests with Lifeboat

Norsafe has conducted the highest free-fall drop ever, featuring a so-called free-fall lifeboat. The test was ...

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UK: The Royal National Lifeboat Institution Wins 2011 ...

UK - The Royal National Lifeboat Institution Wins 2011 RINA-LR Maritime Safety Award

The Royal National Lifeboat Institution’s (RNLI) Engineering and Supply Department has won the 2011 RINA-LR ...

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Doubled revenue for Eitzen Maritime Services

Eitzen Maritime Services ASA (OSE: EMS) today reported its third quarter 2007 results. The Company more than ...

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