Siport21 launches a Shiphandling of Large Vessels Training Course using real-time simulators

Designed for Captains, Officers, and Pilots, Siport21 Maritime Training Centre has expanded its portfolio with a new course “Shiphandling of Large Vessels” for training on these kinds of ships (VLCCs, bulkcarriers, containerships, or LNGCs). The aim of the course, approved by DNV, is to familiarize the attendees with these vessels, their different propulsion systems and…

Chilean National Maritime Authority approves Siport21 Maritime Training Center for developing manoeuvring studies in Chilean ports

Chilean National Maritime Authority (DIRECTEMAR) has approved Siport21 Maritime Training Center for developing manoeuvring studies in Chilean ports thereby, this Center will be the unique non Chilean facility with this certification. This certificate has been approved after an exhaustive analysis of the staff from the Chilean Directorate General of the Maritime Territory and Merchant Marine.…

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Artificial intelligence and machine learning applied to maritime traffic management at Port de Barcelona

The consortium of Siport21, Port de Barcelona, and the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya – BarcelonaTech (UPC) will develop COMPASS+, an innovative system for maritime traffic operational control based on artificial intelligence and machine learning. This project, in a pre-commercial level, has been selected in the second call of the innovation fund Ports 4.0, managed by…

Siport21 develops a simulator for evaluating the cost-benefit and carbon footprint of an OPS installation in a Port

The electrification of ports should be a reality in the European Union by 2030. It is therefore necessary to invest in infrastructure able to supply power to the moored vessels so that they can switch off their auxiliary engines, decreasing the greenhouse gas emissions. To achieve this, the European Union ports must implement OPS (Onshore…