Intro to Marprof and Sitrep

Intro to Marprof and Sitrep

Welcome, friends, Hopefully many of you know me; Robin (Pete) Townsend, probably from LR, ISO, IMO, RINA etc. I am using this blog for a brief personal update and an intro to my new company Marprof Ltd. After 27 wonderful years with Lloyd’s Register I am now forming...
ARA San Juan

ARA San Juan

My thoughts and prayers go out to the brave souls onboard the ARA San Juan.  All Submariners are a breed apart, the risks they run and the way they have to operate are so far from normality.  The difficulties and skill required to operate a Submarine need a very...
Cyber Security

Cyber Security

Lots of work to do! Time to take the lead as project manager for this standard and ensure it meets stakeholders requirements. Taking the draft provided by Bimco and the developments from our meeting in Tokyo and ensuring it meets the demands of the latest information...
Crisis Management

Crisis Management

I spent a little time commenting on the latest technical specification on guidance for crisis management – a very well written, extensive, informative and thorough document.  ISO and National Standards can be highly sophisticated tools for addressing these...