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UK maritime sector highlighted ahead of Brexit

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As discussions over the UK’s withdrawal from the European Union get under way, Brexit negotiators have been reminded of the importance of the country’s maritime sector in negotiations and the need to provide enhanced seafarer employment and training, Nautilus International informed.

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New agreement aims to promote women’s maritime education

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In June 7, Women's International Shipping and Trading Association signed a MoU with the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers, in London. The two organisations will offer five scholarships annually, over the next 10 years, to individuals nominated by WISTA International. The scholarship will cover the Foundation Diploma programme at The Institute.

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Cooperation needed for clean and safe shipping in Baltic

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Politicians, industry stakeholders and maritime Flagship Projects agree on the need to focus on cross-sectorial cooperation, education and training, as well as enforcement of regulations, to turn the region into a leading clean and safe shipping region. This was the outcome of a seminar held in Brussels, on 30 May, under the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region.

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Propel suggests ways to improve safety performance onboard

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Maritime safety specialist Propel finds that human element continues to be a huge contributor factor to major accidents and recommends ways for the industry to change its focus when it comes to improving maritime safety. Despite the continuing downward trend in total vessel losses, the risk of major accidents has increased due to higher potential consequences due to increased ship sizes and complexities of operations increase.

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DMCA, Maersk explore innovation partnership

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Dubai Maritime City Authority representatives visited the Maersk Maritime Training Center in Dubai, the first-of-its-kind center in the Middle East, in order to explore new opportunities with the company, to employ promising potentials in enhancing various components of the maritime community.

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New virtual reality engine room facility introduced

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WinGD announced that installed its W-Xpert Full Mission Simulator, for training complete engine room crews, at the Marine Power Academy Training Centre of Hudong Heavy Machinery, in Shanghai, China. The simulator joins a network of some 20 further installations at strategic locations around the world.

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Kongsberg donates engine room simulator to WMU

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Kongsberg Digital AS donated the K-Sim Engine Room Simulator to the WMU Maritime Risk and System Safety Lab. The simulator will enable training in every aspect of the complex behavior of an engine room, from single sub- and auxiliary systems to the overall running of the operation.

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