London-based PR professional Steve Parks, 45, founder and managing director of Wake Media, passed away suddenly from a heart attack on Sunday June 7.
Back at the end of January when Covid-19 first started becoming a concern outside of China had you told me that in June Seatrade Maritime News would be publishing multiple stories in a day about ship managers successfully conducting crew changes...
DNV GL’s ceo for Maritime, Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen, last week described the treatment of seafarers in the face of the global pandemic “a disgrace”.
Despite the difficulties in conducting crew changes due to restrictions around the world to curb the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic Fleet Management has scored considerable success in India and China.
A full crew change has been conducted in Singapore using new guidelines developed by the industry and authorities, with seafarers on chartered flights.