GENERAL LIGHTHOUSE AUTHORITY RELATED

International Association of Marine Aids to Navigation & Lighthouse Authorities

www.iala-aism.org

The International Association of Lighthouse Authorities is a non-profit body representing over 200 marine aid to navigation authorities, manufactures and consultants worldwide.


The GLAs' Research & Radionavigation Directorate

www.gla-rrnav.org

The Research and Radionavigation Directorate (R&RNAV) undertakes research and development of physical and radio marine aids to navigation (AtoNs), support systems and their integration to support the GLAs' mission "to deliver a reliable, efficient and cost-effective aids to navigation service for the benefit and safety of all mariners"


Northern Lighthouse Board

www.nlb.org.uk

The Northern Lighthouse Board is the General Lighthouse Authority for Scotland and the Isle of Man.


Commissioners of Irish Lights

www.cil.ie

The Commissioners of Irish Lights is the General Lighthouse Authority for the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.


Department for Transport

www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-for-transport

DFT is a ministerial department, supported by 19 agencies and public bodies, working with agencies and partners to support the UK’s transport network.


Trinity House Procurement Portal

trinityhouse.g2b.info

Access to contract opportunities with Trinity House.


ACCSEAS (project completed)

www.accseas.eu

ACCSEAS (Accessibility for Shipping Efficiency Advantages and Sustainability) was a European Union part-funded project involving eleven partners from across the North Sea Region. Its aim was to improve safety, security and environmental protection in the North Sea Region by developing and implementing a practical e-Navigation test bed to harmonise the exchange of electronic maritime information onboard and ashore.




MARITIME AGENCIES

RNLI

rnli.org

Funded by charitable donations, the lifeboat crews and lifeguards of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution have saved at least 140,000 lives at sea since 1824.


Maritime & Coastguard Agency

www.gov.uk/government/organisations/maritime-and-coastguard-agency

The MCA is an executive agency, sponsored by the Department for Transport, working to prevent the loss of life on the coast and at sea. They produce legislation and guidance on maritime matters, and provide certification to seafarers.




EDUCATION

Key Stage 3 and 4 activity packs developed by Sea Vision UK with the support of Trinity House's maritime charity are available to download for free.

www.cpl.biz/sea-vision-action-packs/




LIGHTHOUSE INTEREST AND TOURISM

Rural Retreats

www.ruralretreats.co.uk

For a truly unique holiday why not stay in a lighthouse cottage?


The Association of Lighthouse Keepers

www.alk.org.uk

The Association of Lighthouse Keepers was formed in 1988 by a group of serving and retired Trinity House lighthouse keepers. The association welcomes members throughout the world who share an interest in lighthouses and other coastal and inland aids to navigation.




EVENTS

London International Shipping Week

www.londoninternationalshippingweek.com

London International Shipping Week will be the high level networking opportunity of the year for leaders across all sectors of the international shipping industry.