‘ELMAR’ Interreg South Baltic Project was a host of demo boats workshops and international e-mobility conference in Klaipeda & Rusne Island, Lithuania on 5th and 6th June, 2019

Demo boats workshops and International e-mobility Conference took place in early June at the Klaipeda University Marine Research Institute organized by ELMAR project. On the first day the e-mobility conference featured 7 presentations on new boats building and each of these was followed by a lively discussions. The next day was dedicated to retrofitting of existing wooden or 'classic boats' and building traditional wooden boats. The Report with summary of this event together with all presentations & short videos are available to all interested.

STM inspires yet another global standard – enabling further interoperability

The International Electrotechnical Commission, IEC, has approved a new work item SECOM – Secure Exchange and COMmunication of S-100 based products. What does it mean in practice? SECOM will mean interoperability, since the goal is to standardize how data is exchanged. SECOM aims to support all S-100 products that define what data is exchanged, making it a cornerstone for exchange of maritime information.