IEC Telecom Launches Communication Solution For Small Vessels In Asia

IEC Telecom Group (IEC Telecom), satcom solutions provider, debuts OneGate Marine Compact to equip small and medium sized vessels in Asia, with VSAT-like connectivity by optimizing L-Band capacity.

Following its successful launch in Europe earlier this year, IEC Telecom’s OneGate Marine Compact is now available in Asia allowing small and medium sized vessels, which represent close to 50% of shipping traffic in the region, to enjoy connectivity at sea previously available only to larger vessels.


Navy Claims New Records for Small Business Participation, Improved Overall Acquisition Efficiency

James F. Geurts, the assistant secretary of the Navy for Research, Development and Acquisition, speaks to the crowd about acquisition on Aug. 15, 2019 at the Marine Corps Ground Acquisition Award Dinner in Arlington, Va., in 2019. US Marine Corps Photo

The Department of the Navy continues to do more and more work with small businesses, again in Fiscal Year 2020 breaking records for how much money for goods and services went to small businesses – despite the challenges that the COVID-19 pandemic...

Daseke turnaround evident in Q3 numbers

Flatbed trailers loaded on Daseke rig

Management from the nation’s largest flatbed carrier, Daseke Inc. (NASDAQ: DSKE), attempted to temper the excitement around the company’s third-quarter earnings outperformance during a conference call on Friday.

The Addison, Texas-based company reported earnings per share (EPS) of 22 cents, which significantly outpaced analysts’ expectations calling for a modest loss in the period. Excluding costs related to the transformation of the business, the carrier reported record adjusted EPS of 31 cents...

Σάμος: O εγκέλαδος, η μανία της θάλασσας και η μεγάλη καταστροφή

Συγκλονιστικές εικόνες μεγάλης καταστροφής και μανίας της φύσης απεικόνισε απόψε ο φωτογραφικός φακός αναγνώστη των Ναυτικών Χρονικών.

Όλα σχεδόν τα ισόγεια καταστήματα επλήγησαν από τον μανία του εγκέλαδου και την θαλασσοταραχή που ακολούθησε ενώ πολλά σημεία στην παραλιακή οδό και στο παραλιακό μέτωπο της πόλης έχουν υποστεί σημαντικές ζημιές.

Ο ανθυποπλοίαρχος ΕΝ Ηλίας Ηλιόπουλος, μας απέστειλε πριν λίγη ώρα αποκλειστικές φωτογραφίες από το λιμάνι στο Βαθύ της Σάμου. Ο νεαρός ναυτικός είχε...

SHIPPINGInsight 20/20 is Open for Business

SHIPPINGInsight 20/20 is Open for Business

As a reminder, the conference and exhibition will remain on-demand through October 2021. Registration is complimentary and open to all. Leverage this opportunity to continue to network with our delegates, interact with SHIPPINGInsight partners, and watch segmented SHIPPINGInsight panels. 

With over 100 speakers and 40 companies, SHIPPINGInsight has endeavored to add the opportunity for maritime professionals to gather (albeit virtually) to discuss and...

Με ταχείς ρυθμούς προχωρά το Εθνικό Σύστημα Ολοκληρωμένης Θαλάσσιας Επιτήρησης (ΕΣΟΘΕ)

Δέκα αιτήσεις συμμετοχής κατατέθηκαν στην Α’ φάση του διαγωνισμού για το Εθνικό Σύστημα Ολοκληρωμένης Θαλάσσιας Επιτήρησης, καθώς σήμερα ήταν η καταληκτική ημερομηνία εκδήλωσης ενδιαφέροντος στο Υπουργείο Ναυτιλίας και Νησιωτικής Πολιτικής.

Η σημερινή διαδικασία, σηματοδοτεί την αφετηρία της πορείας που οδηγεί στην ανάπτυξη ενός πλήρους ηλεκτρονικού συστήματος, που διασφαλίζει την επιτήρηση και ενισχύει αποφασιστικά την προστασία των θαλασσίων συνόρων μας. Η λειτουργία του συστήματος, θα...

Election 2020: For Canada, stakes go beyond trade

Trucks cross the the U.S.-Canada border. The US election could impact cross-border trade.

If Canadians could vote in the U.S. presidential election, more than 70% would choose Joe Biden over President Donald Trump, recent polls show. A major reason: Trump’s propensity to pick trade fights with Canada from aluminum and steel tariffs to restrictions on personal protective equipment exports.

“It’s more predictable with Biden. With Trump, you just never know,” Barry Prentice, a professor of supply chain management at the University of Manitoba, told FreightWaves. 

Despite starkly...

OECD: A Strong, Resilient, Inclusive And Sustainable Recovery From Covid-19

On the occasion of the OECD’s 2020 Ministerial Council Meeting (MCM), we* have assembled under the leadership of Spain as MCM Chair, and with Chile, Japan, and New Zealand as Vice Chairs, on 28- 29 October 2020, to exchange views on our COVID-19 recovery plans and our expectations for international...