BV claims success with ‘SAFEGUARD’

Greek-based Attica Group, owner of Superfast Ferries, Blue Star Ferries, and Hellenic Seaways, claimed to have taken all necessary precautionary measures from the first moment the COVID-19 pandemic occurred. The focus has been on the protection of the passengers and crew members of its vessels [Read more...]

2020-06-15T15:38:50+00:00 June 15th, 2020|Safety|

Adonis adds new features to help fight virus

Supplier of Human Resourse Systems, Adonis is adding new functionality to its Time & Attendance software module to help companies to fight the risk of virus infections as they prepare to start sailing again after the Covid-19 pandemic. Adonis patented Time Clock, the electronic time [Read more...]

2020-05-29T08:55:01+00:00 May 29th, 2020|Safety|

Real time health screening now available

Rescompany (Resco) has unveiled technology to offer advanced real-time health screening. Given the devastating impact COVID-19 has had on the cruise industry, every operator will need to introduce new policies and procedures to restore the confidence of both guests and crew alike, the company said. [Read more...]

2020-05-29T08:32:37+00:00 May 29th, 2020|Safety|

Survitec in milestone MES delivery

Delivery of Stena Lines’ new E-Flexer ropaxes have marked the 100th reference for Survitec’s Marin Ark 2 marine evacuation system (MES). First of class ’Stena Estrid’, delivered last January, is currently serving the Holyhead/Dublin, route, while newly delivered ‘Stena Edda’ is operating on Stena Lines’ Belfast/Birkenhead [Read more...]

2020-05-29T08:12:42+00:00 May 29th, 2020|Safety|

New world order

Before returning to service, many cruise lines and travel partners are working to establish new and enhanced health and safety procedures and protocols in line with Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) recommendations, a major travel agency said. UK travel agency, ROL Cruises, pointed out that [Read more...]

2020-05-29T07:51:54+00:00 May 29th, 2020|Safety|