Marine Insurance, News, Person Profiles — October 6, 2015 at 9:24 PM
Agnes Choi. Agnes Choi and Colin Sprott take on prestigious roles at IUMI By James Brewer Two new executive committee vice-chairmen have been selected by the International Union of Marine Insurance. The choice of Agnes Choi of Hong Kong and Colin Sprott of Lloyd’s was unanimously backed by the IUMI 2015 conference in Berlin. Both have been strong supporters of IUMI. Ms Choi is chief distribution officer...
John Walmsley. Commercial Fraud: the Client, the Thief, the Offshore Bank Account and the Lawyer By John Walmsley of JKW...
Oct 6, 2015 17:35
[Durban Bay, South Africa, 06/10/2015] With close to 60% of the work already completed on Transnet National Ports Authority’s...
Oct 6, 2015 21:03
John Faraclas Our fortieth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics...
Oct 2, 2015 17:04
Sale establishes the transportation industry’s most comprehensive provider of real-time...
Oct 6, 2015 16:56
John Walmsley. Commercial Fraud: the Client, the Thief, the Offshore Bank Account and the Lawyer By John Walmsley of JKW Law, London Headlines have once again focussed attention on allegations of fraud — most recently Volkswagen’s admission that they were designing and installing software...October 6th, 2015 | Banking, Corruption, Finance, Legal | Read More
CLOSURE OF ANCHORAGE Port Kembla, Australia CLOSURE OF ANCHORAGE Port Kembla, Australia MARINE WORKS OFF EAST OF HONG KONG CONVENTION & EXHIBITION CENTRE Hong Kong CLOSURE TO TRAFFIC FOR BRIDGE WORKS Bosphorus, Turkey JOAQUIN MOVING NORTHEASTWARD OVER OPEN NORTH ATLANTIC Bermuda Closure...October 6th, 2015 | Associations, Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More
Volkswagen – errors and emissions 2016 will mark 80 years of Volkswagen car manufacturing – the “people’s car” was launched in 1936 at the Berlin motor show. There would have been little expectation...October 6th, 2015 | Emissions, Environment, Legal, Pollution, Technical | Read More
A recording of Benedek Istvánffy’s St Benedict Mass. Keynotes in the musical history of Hungary, a cornucopia of major and minor composers By James Brewer One of the most gifted composers of the 18th century is undergoing a revival in his native Hungary after a long period of neglect. Benedek Istvánffy...October 6th, 2015 | Associations, Clubs, Communication, Music | Read More
Seaspan Chooses KVH’s Complete miniVSAT Broadband 2.0 Communications Solution for its Container Ships
Seaspan, a leading independent owner, operator, and manager of containerships is installing top-of-the-line KVH mini-VSAT Broadband 2.0 systems complete with network management and IP-MobileCast content delivery services MIDDLETOWN, RI – October 6, 2015 – Seaspan, one of the world’s leading containership owners,...October 6th, 2015 | Containers, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More
James Fanshwave on the left of the panel who was also the key note speaker Unmanned vessels are already a reality in today’s shipping industry, and will play a larger role in future, delegates to The Nautical Institute’s latest seminar were told. More than seventy people attended London Branch’s...October 6th, 2015 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology, The Nautical Institute | Read More
Crowley 2015-2016 scholarship recipients (FAIRBANKS, AK.; October 6, 2015) – Crowley Maritime Corporation has awarded Crowley Scholarships to four University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) students, Allyson Wukovich, Isaac Peacock, Ashley Johnson and Gabriel Smith. Chosen for their academic achievements...October 6th, 2015 | Academia, Associations, Awards, HR, Scholarships | Read More
Modal Training left to right Sam Whitaker and Patrick Henry Plans for Modal Training Limited, the first organisation in the UK to offer integrated, multimodal logistics training for sea, road, rail and air, as well as a full range of support services, were unveiled today, Thursday 1 October 2015, at...October 6th, 2015 | Associations, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Maritime Education and Training, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More
- GE’s hybrid propulsion system is an exceptionally versatile solution suited to the fluctuating operational scenarios of today’s naval vessels GE has a strong presence in the pacific region with its LM2500 aeroderivative gas turbine engines powering multiple Royal Australian Navy (RAN) ships GE...October 6th, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More
International law firm, Thomas Cooper, is pleased to announce the appointment of three new partners, Employment specialist, Nick Humphreys, Corporate Law expert Sharon Fryer and Shipping and Offshore specialist Steffen Pedersen. Nick Humphreys and Sharon Fryer have both joined the...October 6th, 2015 | Company Profiles, HR, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More
22 exemplary staff who was bestowed the Best Ambassador of the Yer Awards Singapore, 6 October 2015 – Singapore Post (SingPost) is proud to honor exemplary staff that has gone above and beyond their duties to serve customers in the last year. SingPost has been recognizing its staff for their high...October 6th, 2015 | Associations, Awards, Communication, Company Profiles, Consumers Market, Corporate Social Responsibility, HR | Read More
Shipping industry companies are being sought to assist the ‘VoyagOR’ project which is aiming to make shipping operations more cost-effective through the use of route optimisation systems. The VoyagOR project team is keen to engage with businesses that stand to benefit from improved route Optimisation. ...October 6th, 2015 | Associations, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More
Damen Shiprepair & Conversion reinforces its commitment to global customer service levels by acquiring D. van de Wetering With the aim of further improving the quality of the service towards its customers, Damen Shiprepair & Conversion (DSC) has taken over Dutch repair yard D. van de Wetering...October 6th, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Mergers and Acquisitions, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More
Jim Teasdale Terry Weston has been confirmed as Chief Executive of Maritime and Engineering College North West (MECNW) following the retirement of his predecessor, Jim Teasdale, at the end of September. Jim Teasdale was a founder director and chief executive of Birkenhead-based Maritime and Engineering...October 6th, 2015 | Academia, Associations, Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Wall Street closed in the black overnight with energy equity shares registering the biggest gains, after Friday’s US disappointing...October 6th, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More
One of the largest, most modern and most diversified independent fleets in the world to install Inmarsat’s newest content innovation 06 October 2015: Inmarsat (LSE:ISAT.L), the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services, today announced that Maersk Tankers, the owner and...October 6th, 2015 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More
CARGOTEC CORPORATION, 6 OCTOBER 2015 AT 10 AM (EEST) MacGregor, part of Cargotec, will supply deck machinery for a new 65m emergency rescue & response vessel (ERRV) for Sentinel Marine. The ship has been designed by Focal Marine & Offshore Pte Ltd and will have a bollard pull of 100 tonnes...October 6th, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More
Join 3.000 pre-registered delegates This is an event not to miss if you work in the maritime business The Train Workshop is humming of activities, with more than 200 companies and organisations eagerly preparing for...October 5th, 2015 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions | Read More
(Birkeroed, Denmark – Oct. 5, 2015) – (Marine NewsWire) Danelec Marine today announced that it is expanding its presence in Brazil by naming Telnav Telecomuniçacões Navais a Certified Service Center. With nearly 30 years of market experience, Telnav employs a technical staff of 15 engineers...October 5th, 2015 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More