We are also working to protect the marine environment and prevent air pollution, maritime and oil pollution mishaps, and ensure the safety of seafarers by providing them with a wide range of training including IT technology and expanding their professional expertise.
onboard activities are integrated with IT technology
as a supplementary tool to make safety management more reliable and efficient.
Seafarers can study at their own convenience during working hours and holidays and also use the platform to access important information.
This web-based education system was recognized and awarded the Transportation Safety Management Excellent Operator Award in October 2019.
This alcohol detection system complies with the revised Seafarers' Code of Practice on Alcohol Management for Seafarers, which came into operation in April 2020.
We contracted with a system company implementing a dedicated app to communicate shipping movements.
Previously this was accomplished by fax whereas current future operations are now paperless.
During the Covid pandemic, ship visits became impossible. We expeditiously implemented web visits utilizing a web based conferencing system.
Recently, we have been aiming to establish safer ship-berthing operations by providing live-berthing coverage using a combination of a web based conferencing system, live AIS information, and exchanging information with shipowners.
We are working on step-by-step research and development to build an advanced navigation support system (including a remote operation center on land) and to introduce it to domestic vessels.