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Subject:eMAR News - 08/08/2015

IMO pours cash into energy-efficiency fight
A two-year project aimed at accelerating the uptake of energy-efficient measures for shipping is being part funded by the IMO. In conjunction with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Global Environment Facility; the IMO will give $2 million to the Global Maritime Energy Efficiency Partnership project – or GloMEEP for short.
http://www.imarest.org/themarineprofessional/item/1690-imo-pours-cash-into-energy-efficiency-fight 

Ports and the Internet of Things (IoT)
With ports becoming increasingly important in the global economy, cities are turning to intelligent solutions enabled by the Internet of Things (IoT) to improve occupational and environmental efficiencies.
http://www.greenport.com/news101/energy-and-technology/enabling-energy-efficiency 

The race is on to develop the first ocean-going autonomous vessel
The gauntlet has been set to develop the world’s first autonomous unmanned vessel that can sail across the Atlantic Ocean. Plymouth University hopes to be the first to utilise the latest navigation and automation technology to develop a vessel that can sail from Europe to North America without crew.
http://www.marinemec.com/news/view,the-race-is-on-to-develop-the-first-oceangoing-autonomous-vessel_38807.htm 

Navy takes cyber threat seriously
Increasing levels of computer control and automation mean protecting vessels against electronic attack has become a focus of shipbuilding for the Navy.
http://www.marsecreview.com/2015/08/navy-takes-cyber-threat-seriously/

 
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