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Brian Johnson: Retirement is right for next chapter

22/04/2022 00:00:00 I have decided to step down as Chief Executive in October 2022. I’ve loved all things maritime for many years – since I was a boy, in fact. Becoming the Chief Executive of the Maritime and Coastguard Agency was an absolute dream come true. Being able to work to make a difference in the world of maritime safety, leading a group of people whose work continues to lead the way in protecting seafarers, saving lives at sea and finding alternatives to help in the battle against climate change, has been an absolute privilege.

The people behind the Flag - Adam Jackson

20/04/2022 00:00:00 The UK Ship Register (UKSR) is committed to delivering round-the-clock personalised service, consistently improving our offer, and ensuring we remain at the front of the shipping industry for all our customers. But we could not deliver this level of service or remain as one of the best-performing flag states, without all the dedicated people behind the scenes here at the UKSR.

III Code Audit – excellent result for the United Kingdom

12/04/2022 00:00:00 The UK continues to hold its own as a leader in the maritime world after the leading international agency responsible for safety of shipping carried out an audit that shows how well it does its work.

Catch up with the UK Ship Register at Shipping Finance – Watch on demand here

24/03/2022 00:00:00 Earlier this month (March 2022), the UK Ship Register was pleased to participate in the Shipping Finance conference in Athens, Greece, delivering three events across the two days for virtual and in-person attendees.

Safety kit saves life of fisherman

15/03/2022 00:00:00 What had started out as an ordinary working day for commercial fisherman Paul turned into his worst nightmare when he went overboard from the Sidney Rose, miles from land.