The Nautical Institute celebrates 50 years

In 2022 The Nautical Institute celebrates its 50th anniversary. The Institute plans to mark this milestone by hosting a series of international events looking ahead to the next 50 years. These include our AGM, conference and dinner in Plymouth, UK in July and more technical seminars, networking and celebratory events across the world. The theme […]

MPC expresses concern over situation at P&O Ferries

The Maritime Professional Council (MPC) of the UK notes with concern the termination of the employment of 800 UK seafarers employed by P&O Ferries and the detrimental impact this has on the reputation of the industry as a whole. The MPC wishes to highlight the blow the loss of these seagoing posts will have on […]

Maritime Professional Council launches

Five leading UK maritime professional bodies have come together to form the Maritime Professional Council of the UK with the aim of influencing lawmakers. The formal launch of the Maritime Professional Council of the UK took place on HQS Wellington at 1200 hours on Merchant Navy Day, 3rd September 2021. Over 40 VIP guests, including […]