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LSA servicing and inspection should be maintained

With an increasing number of vessels returning to service following the easing of Covid-19 restrictions, Survitec has advised that ships’ life-saving appliances (LSA) are maintained according to their original service schedules in order to avoid delays. Operators must [Read more...]

September 12th, 2020|

Silversea gets DNV GL health certificate

Silversea’s ‘Silver Spirit’ has become the first ultra-luxury cruise ship to sail with a certificate in infection prevention for maritime (CIP-M) from DNV GL. The CIP-M programme is built on DNV GL Healthcare’s expertise in infection risk management. [Read more...]

September 12th, 2020|

Hurtigruten taken to task

The Norwegian Maritime Authority (NMA) has criticised Hurtigruten for deviating from health and safety policy and regulations in the midst of the pandemic.   It said in a report that Hurtigruten failed to announce or log both suspicion and [Read more...]

September 12th, 2020|

NCL opts for Brookes Bell safety software

Consultancy Brookes Bell has been contracted by Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) to deliver its software solution SRtP Onboard™ across its ‘Breakaway Plus’ cruise ship class. Brookes Bell was engaged directly by the Meyer Werft shipyard, builder of the [Read more...]

September 11th, 2020|

Hurtigruten in COVID-19 outbreak investigation

Hurtigruten faces potential problems, due to alleged cases of COVID-19 being reported emanating from the expedition cruise ship ‘Roald Amundsen’ after she berthed at Tromso in late July. Initial Norwegian investigations have uncovered issues, which could give rise [Read more...]

August 29th, 2020|