The MARIBILIS project is a supplement project to continue the work done in Marine Research Capacity Development in Namibia, “MARINAM” project in 2012 – 2015 and Improving the Maritime Education in Namibia – HEI ICI project “MARIBIA” in 2013 – 2015.
The MARIBILIS project includes the development of a double degree program in Maritime Engineering between Satakunta University of Applied Sciences, Faculty of Logistics and Maritime Technology and Namibia University of Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering. The project also includes the integration of the Research vessel R/V MIRABILIS, into the Maritime Engineering double degree program and the Electricity Engineering degree program of NUST with a living lab method.
NUST EMBRACES MAINTANANCE SOFTWARE TRAINING
The Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST) through the Faculty of Engineering recently held a training on SERTICA software. SERTICA is a maintenance management system widely used in the field of maritime by shipping companies worldwide. In addition, it has provision for procurement and other relevant functions.