Safety & Distress – Page 6

  • 2ED2EE44-D8EA-11DE-9F62-F6F1C16069DE.jpg

    New Regatta Fisherman


    At WFE, Regatta introduced its ultimate workwear for professional fishermen, whether engaged in costal or deep sea fishing or in fish farming.

  • D0D39EFC-BE49-11DE-B5F8-F6F1C16069DE.jpg

    Reliable navigation lamps offer versatile mounting options


    Revolutionising navigation lighting, Hella marine has introduced its new NaviLED LED navigation lamps. Ultra reliable and energy-efficient, the compact port and starboard lights provide convenient horizontal surface mounting and are highly visible within two nautical miles.

  • News

    SELEX Communications awarded support contract by Trinity House


    SELEX Communications, a Finmeccanica company, has been awarded a significant, three-year contract by The Corporation of Trinity House, the official General Lighthouse Authority for England, Wales and other British territorial waters (with the exception of Scotland, the Isle of Man, Northern Ireland).

  • 256B96B4-BE49-11DE-B5F8-F6F1C16069DE.jpg

    The sustainable shipboard fire-fighting solution


    Since its introduction by Tyco Fire Suppression and Building Products in 2004, SAPPHIRE® has been widely adopted as the fire suppression system for marine engine rooms and compartments.

  • News

    Russian approval for Wilhelmsen Ships Service


    The Russian Register (RR) has accepted and approved the ISO 9001:2008 certificate held by Wilhelmsen Ships Service for its fire, rescue and safety services network.

  • News

    Research developments on display


    At WFE, Divon-Eurodivón will be exhibiting the most recent developments from its represented companies:

  • News

    Safety equipment from Cosalt


    Cosalt has a long history of supplying and servicing safety equipment for the fishing industry, with origins dating back to 1873 and its initial cooperative offering fisherman products to enable them to carry out their work efficiently and safely.

  • 4B1CDE46-E4BD-11DE-9BFE-F6F1C16069DE.jpg

    Polyurethane boot production


    Established in 1962, Bekina (division of the Vanderbekegroup) specialises in the production of PU (polyurethane) wellingtons/boots.

  • 628A0E2E-E4BC-11DE-9BFE-F6F1C16069DE.jpg

    Safety equipment from Aremoura Safety


    Areamoura Safety, S.L. is the agent for CRV leisure and professional liferafts in Europe and the sole agent for BCB International - Marine Survival equipment in Spain and Portugal.

  • News

    Cosalt's new distributor deal


    Cosalt has reached agreement with maritime equipment store N1 Industrial in Peterhead, UK, to be the official distributor for Cosalt''s marine safety products and services in the area.

  • 8D2343E8-5534-11DE-AE55-F6F1C16069DE.jpg

    Life saved by Comet handflare


    A German fisherman has been rescued after igniting a handflare from marine distress signal brand Comet.

  • News

    Belzona reduces health and safety risk


    The health and safety implications of high temperature in a hydraulic system can not only cause serious injuries such as burns, but in addition, shortened life of the hydraulic hoses which will ultimately lead to failure of the hydraulic system which would be costly to replace.

  • News

    Canadian video on vessel safety


    Canadian fishing industry and workplace safety stakeholders have come together to produce a video that will promote awareness among fish harvesters on vessel safety.

  • 6E724A68-5532-11DE-AE55-F6F1C16069DE.jpg

    Get found with FAST FIND


    The new FAST FIND Satellite Personal Location Beacon (PLB) range was recently unveiled - the most compact, waterproof and versatile 406 MHz emergency location beacon available on the market today, says manufacturer McMurdo.

  • FCB7690E-55A3-11DE-AE55-F6F1C16069DE.jpg

    Patch saves catch


    Miko patches came to the rescue earlier this year when the 60m stern trawler m/v Nybo was struck by trawler Kvannøy whilst at anchor at Vadsø in the Varanger Fjord, Norway.

  • News

    Seafish at Fishing 2009


    Gear technologists will be present at the exhibition to discuss gear related issues as well as other efficiency and technology developments.

  • A98DE1A4-1EAD-11DE-AE55-F6F1C16069DE.png

    New SeaWise™ Stability Monitor from Hook Marine


    As in previous years, safety will be the main theme at the Hook Marine stand (B 22) at Fishing 2009.

  • News

    New Seafish course will save fishermen's lives


    East Coast fishermen have been chosen as the first in the UK to receive a free damage control kit and special training in how to save their boat and their lives if they start taking on water.

  • News

    Chemring Marine MD discusses marine safety


    Chemring Marine’s managing director Robert Hill has had separate meetings with both the UK Chancellor and the Trade Minister to discuss marine safety issues.

  • FCDD5842-13D8-11DE-AE55-F6F1C16069DE.jpg

    Chemring Marine leads call for stricter policing of Euro marine safety standards


    A marine distress signal manufacturer is leading the call for stricter policing of European marine equipment safety standards.