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Emergency Towing Vessel Contract awarded to Marnavi Spa

05/06/2023 00:00:00 The UK Government’s Maritime & Coastguard Agency (MCA) has awarded a five-year contract for its Emergency Towing Vessel (ETV) to Marnavi Spa, with the ship now operating under the UK flag.

Red Ensign Group (REG) Technical Forum

07/03/2023 00:00:00 An ongoing commitment to pioneering technology, sharing resources and continuing improving the expertise it offers to the maritime world at large as well as its own members will be the focus of this week’s Red Ensign Group Technical Forum.

Consultation on passenger counting regulations for UK passenger vessels.

28/02/2023 00:00:00 A consultation on passenger counting regulations for UK passenger vessels. The consultation is open for four weeks from 28th February - 28th March 2023.

UK Ship Register announced as Platinum Sponsor of LISW23

21/02/2023 00:00:00 The UK Ship Register (UKSR) is a long-time supporter of London International Shipping Week (LISW) and is proud to be a Platinum Sponsor for this year’s event (LISW23).

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.