TMS Ship Finance & Trade Conference 2020Port of Vancouver USAViganTBA GroupTelestackCoaltrans Poland 2020
  • Telestack
  • TBA Group
  • TOC Events
  • MULTIMODAL 2020
  • Coaltrans Poland 2020
  • TMS Tanker Conference 2020

Prevention at Sea signs two MOUs

(Posted on 28/09/18)

Lloyd’s Register certified marine risk assessor and maritime software developer, Prevention at Sea, has recently signed two Memorandums of Understanding (MOUs).
 
The first one has been signed with SQLearn, a leading e-Learning company that provides technological training solutions, and the two companies will collaborate on the development of eLearning training programmes using their combined knowledge of maritime know-how and technology.
 
This will include the use of the latest training techniques, including the use of Virtual Reality (VR), to engage and enthuse the younger generation entering the industry.
 
The second MOU has been signed with Katradis Marine Ropes, a specialist in mooring systems, procedures and products.
 
Katradis has many years’ experience in mooring system and line management best practices and tradition, so combining this with Prevention at Sea’s maritime regulatory knowledge and software expertise will benefit ship operators by enabling the detailed compilation of a ship’s mooring system plan to enable the safer management of its mooring procedures.
 
Both companies will also explore avenues of cooperation by combining technical knowledge and advances in technology to develop innovative products aiming at bettering the industry and enhancing safety.
“I am really happy to announce the signing of these two MOUs,” said Petros Achtypis, CEO of Prevention at Sea.
 
“Both are very significant developments for us as not only does the MOU with SQLearn put us at the front of innovative training techniques to enhance seafarer learning and help reduce mistakes but the agreement with Katradis will give our clients the extra benefit of knowing that we can use our combined specialist knowledge to facilitate a robust and detailed plan for the safe management of a ship’s mooring procedures which is so crucial in preventing serious accidents,” he continued.
 
"We greatly believe that the MOU agreement with Prevention at Sea ltd will help us to better serve our customers, to whom we are deeply committed, by providing them the best solutions when it comes to mooring through a reduction of the operational costs and the maximization of the safety of their vessels and crew."  Konstantinos Katradis (CEO)

Latest News

‘Ray of Light’ amongst COVID-19 clouds

(Posted on 22/05/20)

The COVID-19 pandemic is creating significant challenges for ship operators and seafarers, but new research... Read more


Damen delivers complete package

(Posted on 22/05/20)

Damen Shipyards Group has signed an agreement with Korean yard Hanjin Heavy Industries and Construction... Read more


Online education collaboration

(Posted on 22/05/20)

BIMCO, Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers and Ocean Technologies Group subsidiary Videotel have partnered... Read more


‘e5 Consortium’ to promote zero emissions

(Posted on 22/05/20)

Seven companies - Asahi Tanker Co., Ltd., Idemitsu Kosan Co., Ltd., Exeno Yamamizu Corporation, Mitsui... Read more


Damen signs Verolme scrubber contract

(Posted on 18/05/20)

Damen Shiprepair Harbour & Voyage (DSHV) has signed a joint partnership cooperation with Verolme... Read more


Virtual payments for seafarers

(Posted on 18/05/20)

Maritime Payment Solutions, LLC, a global, industry-leading provider of payment solutions for maritime... Read more


ClassNK grants AiP for autonomous framework

(Posted on 18/05/20)

Leading Classification Society ClassNK granted an Approval in Principle (AiP) to Nippon Yusen Kabushiki... Read more


Britannia declares strong results

(Posted on 18/05/20)

After a third consecutive renewal with a zero general increase, Britannia’s total calls and premiums... Read more


Sailors' Society launches helpline

(Posted on 12/05/20)

International maritime welfare charity Sailors' Society has launched a dedicated helpline for seafarers... Read more


Scorpio Bulkers Q1 results

(Posted on 12/05/20)

Scorpio Bulkers Inc. has reported its results for the three months ended March 31, 2020.The Company... Read more


MULTIMODAL 2020Port of StocktonCleveland Cascades LtdThe Wolfson Centre for Bulk Solids Handling Technology Cimbria Bulk Equipment A/SSailors Society
  • TMS Ship Finance & Trade Conference 2020
  • Sailors Society

Subscribe to our newsletter

Keep up to date with the latest global news in bulk cargo handling and shipping