SAFETY FORUM REVIEW

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Thursday 31st January 2019

On Thursday 17th January 2019, NWA members travelled to Windemere Lakeside Hotel to attend the 1st NWA Safety Forum of the year, prior to the annual Dinner and AGM. Notably, due to the combination of events, we saw a strong turnout, with around 50 members present to air their views and share their experiences.

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SCOTTISH OFFSHORE WIND DEVELOPMENT EVENTS IN MARCH

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Thursday 31st January 2019

In March, Scottish Offshore Wind is hosting 3 events relating to offshore wind (OW). These are for companies in OW, thinking of diversifying into it, or simply curious. 

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NEW MCA CODE SETS STANDARD FOR MODERN WORKBOAT OPERATIONS - NWA

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Thursday 31st January 2019

Much-anticipated revision to the Workboat Code presented at the National Workboat Association’s 2019 AGM, paving the way for further growth in the UK maritime sector

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AGM ROUND UP – A YEAR OF CHANGE FOR THE NWA

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Thursday 31st January 2019

As ever, we would like to heartily thank all those members who travelled up – or down! – to the Lakeside for our AGM on January 18th. Following another successful year, with continued membership growth and numerous milestones, 2019 is set to be a year of change for the Association.

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REVISED WORKBOAT CODE FINALLY PUBLISHED!

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Thursday 10th January 2019

The MCA have finally published and uploaded the on-line version of the Revised Workboat Code on the Gov.UK website. It can be found in the Small Craft Codes section under Statutory Guidance and is titled; "The Workboat Code, Edition 2".

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MCA REVIEW AND UPDATED SAFETY GUIDANCE

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Wednesday 19th December 2018

Keen observers of the MCA website will have noted recent revisions to and the re-issuing of their guidance on 3 important legal areas of risk assessment.

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MEMBER PROFILE: DAMIAN CROWLEY, MARITAS LTD

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Tuesday 18th December 2018

This month we spoke to Damian Crowley, Managing Director of MARITAS (Maritime Training and Assessment Services) LTD, Chair of the National Workboat Association’s Training Group and a Fellow of the Nautical Institute.

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CHANGES TO THE INMARSAT SYSTEM, MIN 582, AMENDMENT 1

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Tuesday 18th December 2018

Please note that Inmarsat are currently migrating GMDSS Satellite services to a different satellite constellation. Vessels with Inmarsat Ship Earth Stations (SES) operating within the coverage of Atlantic Ocean Region East (AORE) or India Ocean Region (IOR) satellites may need to take action.

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NWA STATS ILLUSTRATE IMPROVING CTV SAFETY

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Tuesday 27th November 2018

27th November 2018 - Safety Statistics released today by the National Workboat Association (NWA) demonstrate progressive improvement in the safety performance of workboat crews and operators, with a considerable drop in the rate of incidents between 2014 and 2017.

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SAFETY FORUM REVIEW

On Thursday 17th January 2019, NWA members travelled to Windemere Lakeside Hotel to attend the 1st NWA Safety Forum of the year, prior to the annual Dinner and AGM. Notably, due to the combination of events, we saw a strong turnout, with around 50 members present to air their views and share their experiences.


Read More

SCOTTISH OFFSHORE WIND DEVELOPMENT EVENTS IN MARCH

In March, Scottish Offshore Wind is hosting 3 events relating to offshore wind (OW). These are for companies in OW, thinking of diversifying into it, or simply curious. 


Read More

NEW MCA CODE SETS STANDARD FOR MODERN WORKBOAT OPERATIONS - NWA

Much-anticipated revision to the Workboat Code presented at the National Workboat Association’s 2019 AGM, paving the way for further growth in the UK maritime sector


Read More

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