Glamox Aqua Signal GmbH is a company in the Glamox Group. Glamox is a Norwegian industrial group that develops, manufactures and distributes professional lighting solutions for the global market. Glamox Aqua Signal is a leading supplier of lighting solutions to the world's marine and offshore markets, including recreational boats and mega yachts.
Preparations for a long sea trip involve a long list of tasks that need to be carried out before the ship departs from the port. This article is about the tasks that need to be carried out to ensure a safe and uneventful trip. In the following, tasks are listed for easier comprehension.
MTG Dolphin started with shiprepair activity in 1991. Presently it is one of the leading shipyards in Black/Mediterranean Seas with wide experience in chemical/product tankers, container vessels, bulk carriers, reefer vessels, dredgers, LPG carriers, RO-RO, Car carriers and offshore vessels.
For many decades now, Jowa has been a trusted and reliable supplier of technical environmental protection equipment to the shipping industry. We can offer every conceivable service for installation, operation, monitoring and control of Jowa's equipment our own personnel or one of our trained representatives all over the world. Spare parts are available from one of our offices or representatives worldwide.
Cargo handling used to be a thoroughly manual operation. However, in recent years, it has evolved into a highly mechanized process where high-end state of the art equipment is heavily involved in every step of the process. But, human factor has not been eliminated completely. It is still part of the process and along with it, comes an abundance of safety concerns.
Greece-based ship-owners have lived up to their reputations as being amongst the most active buyers, spending a rough amount of $7 billion on asset purchases in 2014. The Greek Fleet has increased by 134 vessels in the last year, breaking the 300 million tonnage threshold. Besides this, the average age of the Greek Fleet has been reduced further to a comfortable 13.25 years old.