MASHCON 2019

MASHCON 2019

5th International Conference on Ship Manoeuvring in Shallow and Confined Water with focus on manoeuvring in waves, wind and current.

Research on use of Maritime English in the simulator

Research on use of Maritime English in the simulator

Roy Peters (Master student Nautical Sciences), spent a month in Turku (Åbo), Finland, where he carried out research at Novia University of Applied Sciences’ maritime facility (Aboa Mare).

Maritime Law @Antwerp Maritime Academy

Maritime Law @Antwerp Maritime Academy

Covering the fundamentals of Maritime Law.

Workshop Air Quality Monitoring in Cuba

Workshop Air Quality Monitoring in Cuba

Antwerp Maritime Academy organized a 10-day workshop about the development and calibration of Arduino air quality monitoring systems in close collaboration with the Universidad Central "Marta Abreu" de Las Villas (Santa Clara, Cuba). The workshop took place at April 15-26, 2019. A Belgian delegation of 3 co-workers and 6 students of the Antwerp Maritime academy went to Cuba to follow that workshop. It is part of the ongoing AIR@PORT project where both institutes are working together to analyse the air quality in the port city Cienfuegos using cheap monitoring systems.

2nd Corrosion and Fouling Symposium 1 April 2019 @Antwerp Maritime Academy

2nd Corrosion and Fouling Symposium 1 April 2019 @Antwerp Maritime Academy

Corrosion and fouling are two major problems affecting all shipborne commercial activities. National and international experts will present overviews about current evolutions, challenging case studies and new possibilities of state-of-the-art monitoring systems.

Autonomous ship model tested at the Antwerp Maritime Academy

Autonomous ship model tested at the Antwerp Maritime Academy

Affordable technology with a great result.

DPO Antwerp Maritime Academy

DPO Antwerp Maritime Academy

Louis Descheemaecker was appointed Data Protection Officer (DPO) for the Antwerp Maritime Academy.

Highlights from Manila

Highlights from Manila

The Antwerp Maritime Academy was part of the IMLA25-IMEC30-ICERS14 joint international conference held in Manila, Philippines.

HZS @ MRCC

HZS @ MRCC

On 5 and 8 November our second year’s students visited the Maritime Rescue and Coordination Centre (MRCC) in Ostend.