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Prestigious MCA award unveiled at annual Chamber of Shipping dinner

07/02/2023 00:00:00 A deck officer with a passion for saving lives at sea has been given the Maritime and Coastguard Agency’s Officer Trainee of the Year 2022 award. Daisy Jarvis, who began volunteering for the RNLI as lifeboat crew while still at school, is currently serving as a third officer in the Royal Fleet Auxiliary.

UK recognised as one of the worlds top flag states by ICS

03/02/2023 00:00:00 The UK Flags position as one of the world’s top performers in maritime safety has been given an early boost this year with the publication of the International Chamber of Shipping’s (ICS) Flag State Performance Table (2022/23).

Register for Our Upcoming Offshore Wind Decarbonisation Conference

31/01/2023 00:00:00 In association with the Scottish Maritime Cluster and the Workboat Association, we invite you to join the latest of our free decarbonisation events. The UK-wide conference will look at all aspects of decarbonisation in the offshore wind sector, bringing the latest research and evidence for progress in decarbonisation.

P&O Cruises praised for innovative use of cleaner fuels in Arvia

25/01/2023 00:00:00 Lead surveyor Chris D’Alcorn has praised P&O Cruises for their innovative use of cleaner fuels following Arvia joining the UK flag last month. P&O Cruises’ vessel is the largest ever built for the UK market, and the seventh largest cruise ship in the world, but it is the propulsion system that has really excited Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) teams.

UKSR a Silver Sponsor for the UK Chamber of Shipping’s Annual Dinner

20/12/2022 00:00:00 The UK Ship Register is honoured to be a silver sponsor for the UK Chamber of Shipping’s Annual Dinner in 2023; a much-anticipated, black-tie event that takes place yearly at iconic hotels in London.