Following the success of our meet the buyer event in 2018, we are holding our next event on Monday 16th May 2022 in the Collingwood Suite at the Royal Station Hotel, Neville Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 5DH. This is going to be an excellent networking opportunity for suppliers to meet with our members (buyers). …

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CNITA Compass Adjusters

All MCA qualified To comply with SOLAS and MCA regulations, you must ensure compasses are adjusted at least every two years by a qualified compass adjuster. Failure to do so may cause danger to shipping in general and delays to your vessel by order of Port State Control Inspectors. Our members will always attend the …

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The unique properties of the Magnetic Compass

Why the magnetic compass is still of vital importance When I joined John Lilley & Gillie in 2004, the company had recently bought a 50% shareholding in a software company with the intention of producing its own ECDIS – the Navmaster ECDIS. Then, I was very quickly introduced to a former owner and MD of …

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