Transport Minister John Hayes believes that by investing in the Royal Navy, the UK shipbuilding industry will be kick-started with new skills learnt and older proficiencies reinvigorated.
Global shipping attentions will be focused on the UK capital as industry leaders meet in London from September 11 to 15. The Fairplay team will be out in force to capture their views and insights
14 Sep 2017
Despite ebullient tone of LISW many in the industry have acknowledged that the relevance of London as a maritime hub had been in decline for a number of years
13 Sep 2017
Autonomous vessels are here to stay, so what are the challenges facing the industry?
13 Sep 2017
The Hong Kong Maritime & Port Board signs collaboration agreement with Maritime London to strengthen and support business opportunities in the maritime business sector from Asia to Europe.
12 Sep 2017
Shipping industry in great danger from digital crime, according to cyber security expert and not enough is being done from those at the top.
Four seafarer charities discussed the topic of 'fair shipping' during London International Shipping Week 2017 (LISW17). The debate that followed – in which I was a speaker – elicited strong views, particularly around elements in the supply chain that are beyond the industry’s control.