The IMarEST (Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology) and specialist publisher, Witherby Publishing Group, have announced a new publishing partnership. The collaboration will see books being published throughout 2019, which will include both new and updated titles.
The titles offer guidance and best practice for marine engineers, scientists and technologists. In addition, IMarEST publications will be available through Witherby Publishing’s eBook reader platform. IMarEST has over 22,000 members across 128 countries. Witherbys currently publishes for a number of maritime industry bodies including BIMCO, INTERTANKO, Oil Companies International Marine Forum (OCIMF) and the Society of International Gas Tanker and Terminal Operators (SIGTTO).
IMarEST Chief Executive, David Loosley, commented: ‘Witherbys is the leading publisher in maritime knowledge and guidance. We know their publications are engaging, innovative and well-respected throughout the industry. This partnership aims to support our members and marine professionals, helping develop skills necessary in their profession.’
Iain Macneil, Witherby Publishing Group’s CEO, added: ‘It is exciting to work with the IMarEST and provide the most up-to-date content in the areas of marine engineering, science and technology to professionals across the world. We are delighted to be selected by the IMarEST to be their publishing partner. It is a prestigious addition to our maritime publications collection.’ The titles will be available online at www.witherbys.com and other maritime book stockists.