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Unique lighthouse heritage in the spotlight in Incheon

One could almost hear visitors holding their breath as soon as they entered the first-ever World Lighthouse Heritage Exhibition. Staged by the Korean Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries (MOF) at the Songdo ConvensiA Centre in Incheon, this exhibition marks a brave initiative that has come to full fruition against a tight deadline. Officially opening the […]

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A Satellite-Based Augmentation System for the Australian region

The Australian Government has allocated some $225 million to develop a world-leading satellite-based positioning capability.  The funds are to be allocated as follows: $160 million to deliver a Satellite-Based Augmentation System (SBAS), which will provide improved positioning capability across Australia, with applications in aviation, maritime, agriculture, mining and other industries; and $64 million to establish […]

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News

Risk Assessment using IWRAP MK2 Course

The course will be held for the purpose of providing information and knowledge that are concerned with IWRAP (IALA Waterway Risk Assessment Program tool) to participants by conducting a training workshop and introducing a case study utilized in Japan. Please download the flyer here or connect to your account and register online here: http://www.iala-aism.org/product/risk-assessment-using-iwrap-mk2-course/

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Best Practice at its best!

An innovative element of the 19th IALA Conference in Incheon was a special session devoted to a “Best Practice Competition”. Eight presentations (all excellent and all deserving of an award!) led a team of five judges to declare as the winner the United States Coast Guard (USCG) for its disaster preparations and response during the […]

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Committee Structure 2018-2022

At its meeting in December 2017 the Council decided on the new Committee Structure for the period 2018-2022. The arrangement of four technical Committees has served IALA well over many years. An important factor is also the practical consideration of space and facilities at IALA HQ, including secretarial support and documents management. The Committees proposed […]

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Editorial

Message from the Secretary-General

The 19th IALA Conference held at Incheon’s prestigious Songdo ConvensiA Centre from 28 May to 2 June 2018 beat all previous records, attracting over 500 participants from 65 countries spread around the globe. The large exhibition staged by the Industrial Members’ Committee also had a record number of exhibitors and was supported by a special […]

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