05 October 2021
During the COVID-19 pandemic, the shipping industry has faced challenges when it comes to conducting surveys and inspections physically on board ships. As a result of social distancing requirements during the pandemic, remote surveys and inspections for the certification of materials and components have been successfully used and have proven to be a helpful alternative to on-site surveys. Now, global guidelines are needed.
24 September 2021
BIMCO's Chief Shipping Analyst Peter Sand will attend the Smart Maritime Network – Copenhagen Conference on 6 October as a panelist at 03:55PM. Peter Sand and other experts will discuss the "Role of Leaders and Policy Makers in Digital Trade" and will touch upon the following topics:
- Building a coherent and comprehensive approach to digital transformation
- Leveraging return on investment
- The importance of purpose in a digital transformation strategy
01 September 2021
BIMCO's Dr. Bev Mackenzie will be a panellist in a debate cover emerging scientific issues related to the marine environment and shipping and the importance of engaging seafarers and the broader community in ensuring the delivery of both ESG performance but also supporting a better understanding of the ocean.
11 August 2021
BIMCO and CIRM (Comité International Radio-Maritime) have taken the concept of the onboard software log to the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) to automate and modernise it. As a result, the ISO has published a new standard on a ship software logging system to be used for operational technology onboard ships.
28 July 2021
BIMCO's Jeppe Skovbakke Juhl, expert in maritime digitalisation, will be taking part online in the Digital@Sea Asia Pacific conference held in Sejong in the Republic of Korea (South Korea).
17 June 2021
Standardising and harmonising electronic ship to shore communication for reporting purposes was high on the agenda at the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) virtual Facilitation Committee (FAL) meeting held from 1-7 June 2021 (FAL 45).
07 June 2021
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16 April 2021
BIMCO has published a charter party clause promoting the use of the IMO’s data model framework. The publication is an extension of BIMCO’s strategic objective to encourage greater efficiency and harmonisation in the ship-shore interface.
23 March 2021
Millions of dollars are invested into the research and trials of systems needed to expand autonomous shipping. The question is: will it pay off?
05 March 2021
Digitalisation has taken on a new urgency in the light of the COVID-19 pandemic, in particular when it comes to digital data exchange in ports, and for facilitating trade and logistics in general. BIMCO and other maritime NGOs are inviting public and private players to help create global digital ISO standards to facilitate the digital exchange of data.