Date: May 25, 2012
From training simulators to the logistics performance index, we’ve been keeping an eye on all the most interesting stories from the maritime industry. Here’s a selection of articles from the past week:
The Project Horizon study – Project Horizon is a multi-partner European research study, with an aim to provide a better understanding of the way in which watchkeeping patterns can affect the sleepiness levels of ships’ watchkeepers. Factors such as noise, vibration, sailing patterns, port calls, cargo handling and other activities can all reduce the ability of seafarers to gain quality sleep during their rest periods. The full report can be downloaded here.