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Maritime Safety

Samson Launches Solution to Streamline MEG4 Transition

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Samson, the developer of high-performance synthetic rope solutions and global market leader in commercial marine applications, has launched a new integrated technology and service solution, Icaria, designed to facilitate the transition process to MEG4 operational best practices.OCIMF’s release of the

Roxtec Secures Order for Britain’s $265m Polar Ship

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International manufacturer Roxtec is helping protect Britain’s new £200m ($265m) polar research vessel - RRS Sir David Attenborough – after supplying a range of specialist safety seals.The new build ship is being funded by the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) built by Cammell Laird in Birkenhead

Orolia: FCC Approval for SmartFind EPIRB

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Orolia reports that it has received approval from the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and Innovation, Science and Economic Development (ISED) for its McMurdo SmartFind G8 AIS Emergency Position-Indicating Radio Beacon (EPIRB). It is reportedly the first EPIRB to have both the international

Larson Electronics: New Emergency LED Light

HALP-EMG-48-2L-LED-SS Main (Photo: Larson Electronics)

Larson Electronics LLC announced the release of a new hazardous area LED light. The product is specifically designed for wet and corrosive marine environments.   This LED, approved by United States Coast Guard , features amber, red, green and blue color options and is ideal for oil rigs, ships, chemical storage centers and offshore applications.

Adonis software Suite to Support Viking's European Ferry Fleet

Adonis AS (Adonis),providers of global maritime HR solutions, has announced that Viking Line AB (Viking Line) will implement the Adonis Personnel Suite for their offices in Mariehamn, Finland and onboard six of their ferries.    The implementation will include Adonis Safety Module for six vessels,

ACR Electronics, Ocean Signal Tout Life-Saving Benefits

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ACR Electronics, Inc. and Ocean Signal are highlighting to commercial owners and operators how the life-saving capabilities of its distress beacons, including their Category 1 automatically-deployed, float-free EPIRBs, are significantly enhanced due to Cospas-Sarsat’s next-generation Medium-Earth Orbit Search and Rescue (MEOSAR) system.

Delta "T" Systems Distributes Cranston-Eagle Hooks

Cranston-Eagle Marine Off-Load Hooks (Photo: Martin Flory Group)

Although SOLAS Chapter III, Regulation 20 (Operational Readiness, Maintenance, and Inspections) is in effect,  injuries and fatalities still occur with lifeboat hooks opening unexpectedly. Cranston-Eagle Marine Off-Load Hooks will not open under load.   They are available exclusively in the United States,

FLIR Introduces Raymarine Axiom XL Multifunction Displays

Axiom XL model (FLIR)

Today, FLIR Systems, Inc. announced the introduction of the Raymarine Axiom XL line of multifunction displays (MFDs) and the immediate availability of two Axiom XL models. Designed for premium yachts and glass bridge installations, Axiom XL displays offer the largest size in the Axiom family.   Engineered to perform in extreme marine conditions,

Beele Engineering Introduces NOFIRNO Gaskets

Beele Engineering's NOFIRNO Technology Based Gasket (Photo: Beele Engineering)

Traditional gaskets must be fastened tightly to be properly sealed. This accelerates wear and tear, compromising the seal's function. To prevent this, Beele Engineering has developed a gasket based on NOFIRNO rubber.   These gaskets can be used in environments with temperatures ranging from -50 Degrees

Eliminating The Risk From Docking & Mooring

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Trelleborg’s marine systems operation has launched a new whitepaper and on-demand webinar outlining design and compliance requirements in docking and mooring equipment, and a new best practice approach to specification.The whitepaper, entitled The Quest for Quality, examines the relationship between cost and quality,