FUGRO awarded three-year positioning contract by DeepOcean Group

FUGRO awarded three-year positioning contract by DeepOcean Group

Fugro has been awarded a contract by DeepOcean for the provision of precise satellite positioning for...
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FUGRO awarded three-year positioning contract by DeepOcean Group

Energy, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping — May 28, 2015 at 6:06 AM
Fugro has been awarded a contract by DeepOcean for the provision of precise satellite positioning for their entire fleet. The contract is valid for three years and also includes the new vessels in DeepOcean’s continuously expanding fleet. DeepOcean is one of the world’s leading providers of safe, high quality, innovative services and technologies for the subsea industry. Fugro, the world’s leading provider...

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Marine Insurance

VIKING parades top safety offerings at Nor-Shipping 2015

VIKING parades top safety offerings at Nor-Shipping 2015
VIKING offers complete service support – including lifeboat and marine fire service – to shipowners Marine safety...
May 27, 2015 19:15

Shipmanagement

Alexia S3’s offer smooth transition to ECAs

Alexia S3’s offer smooth transition to ECAs
Jan Toschka, General Manager, Shell Marine Products Shipowners switching to low sulphur content fuels in line with their...
May 27, 2015 19:23

Organisations

Clarity needed as new rules on reporting formalities loom over shipping community

Clarity needed as new rules on reporting formalities loom over shipping community
Patrick Verhoeven In an effort to gather much needed information and to obtain some clarity regarding the situation on the...
May 27, 2015 18:49

Markets

Construction Begins on Crowley’s Second LNG Ship for the Puerto Rico Trade

Construction Begins on Crowley’s Second LNG Ship for the Puerto Rico Trade
(PASCAGOULA, Miss.; May, 27, 2015) – Another landmark moment has taken place in Crowley Maritime Corp.’s history today...
May 27, 2015 20:23

Recent

Alexia S3’s offer smooth transition to ECAs

Alexia S3’s offer smooth transition to ECAs
Jan Toschka, General Manager, Shell Marine Products Shipowners switching to low sulphur content fuels in line with their obligations in Emissions Control Areas have demanded confidence in the cylinder oils specified to lubricate their engines The shipping world has been settling down to new restrictions...
May 27th, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Regulatory, Supply ships | Read More

Bumper car flooring proves a big hit on Quantum series

Bumper car flooring proves a big hit on Quantum series
Anthem of the Seas ‘Seaplex’ The super-strong bumper car floor for the ‘Seaplex’ sports facilities onboard the new generation of Quantum-class vessels for Royal Caribbean International has been described by Dutch flooring & decking specialist Bolidt as among its toughest ever assignments...
May 27th, 2015 | Environment, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

The Trumpet from VesselsValue.com on 27 May 2015

The Trumpet from VesselsValue.com on 27 May 2015
Wednesday 27 May 2015 Generating 400,000 valuations a year and rising. Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. VV team out last night at The Bandstand to celebrate new recruit Sophie to the marketing team Valuation Analyst Toby Yeabsley wakeboarding after a...
May 27th, 2015 | Reports, Sales and Purchases | Read More

Freeman Marine appoints marine industry veteran Peter White…

Freeman Marine appoints marine industry veteran Peter White…
Freeman Marine appoints marine industry veteran Peter White as operations manager for the Gold Beach Plant GOLD BEACH, Ore. – May 27, 2015 – (Marine NewsWire) Freeman Marine, part of AdvanTec Global Innovations and manufacturer of heavy-duty commercial, military-grade marine doors, windows, hatches...
May 27th, 2015 | Company Profiles, HR, Military, Person Profiles | Read More

ACTA ORION provides firts reference for ACO Marine’s new Clarimar MF range

ACTA ORION provides firts reference for ACO Marine’s new Clarimar MF range
Partner Stocznia shipyard in Police, Poland. ACO Marine has won an order to supply its new range Clarimar MF waste water treatment system for installation aboard Acta Orion, the state-of-the-art wind farm support vessel (WFSV) under construction for Acta Marine at the Partner Stocznia shipyard in Police,...
May 27th, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Shareholders must urge Deutsche Post-DHL to scrap plans to cut German parcel workers’ wages

Shareholders must urge Deutsche Post-DHL to scrap plans to cut German parcel workers’ wages
Steve Cotton Frankfurt, 27 May: UNI Global Union and the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) are calling on shareholders attending today’s Deutsche Post-DHL AGM to warn management to reverse its decision to slash parcel workers’ wages and take away their rights. DP-DHL have announced...
May 27th, 2015 | ITF, Labour Disputes, Strikes | Read More

ITF and UITP join to tackle violence on public transport

ITF and UITP join to tackle violence on public transport
The two global organisations representing public transport operators and workers have joined to tackle violence on urban transport networks. Meeting in Brussels. Belgium, the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) and the International Association of Public Transport (UITP) laid out ways...
May 27th, 2015 | Company Profiles, ITF, Safety and Security | Read More

The Board of Oslo Børs imposes a violation charge on Scana Industrier

The Board of Oslo Børs imposes a violation charge on Scana Industrier
27/05/2015 – At its meeting on 26 May 2015, the Board of Directors of Oslo Børs resolved to impose a violation charge on Scana Industrier ASA of NOK 480,000 for a breach of the duty to disclose inside information to the market. The Board of Directors of Oslo Børs approved the following resolution:...
May 27th, 2015 | Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Democracy Day public holiday May 27, 2015, Nigeria, all ports The Federal Government of Nigeria has declared Friday 29 May a public holiday to mark Nigerian Democracy Day. For information about operations in Nigeria contact GAC Nigeria at nigeria@gac.com Yemeni ports update: 27 May 2015 May 27,...
May 27th, 2015 | Bunkering, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Evoqua Water Technologies receives US patent for SeaCURE™ ballast water management system

· U.S. Patent No. 8,968,575 B2 “METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR TREATING BALLAST WATER” · Second U.S. patent awarded for IMO Type Approved and USCG AMS accepted ballast water treatment system WARRENDALE, PA, USA … Evoqua Water Technologies has been awarded a second United States patent on its technical...
May 27th, 2015 | Awards, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Tankers switch to digital

In July 2015 international regulation requires all tankers to be compliant with IMO rules for the use of ECDIS and ENCs. As many shipping companies start planning that changeover Global Navigation Solutions (‘GNS’) has today published a white paper ‘The Ultimate Guide to Going Digital’, a 7-Step...
May 27th, 2015 | IMO, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Regulatory | Read More

Free UKHO ‘Living with ECDIS’ seminars at Nor-Shipping 2015

Free UKHO ‘Living with ECDIS’ seminars at Nor-Shipping 2015
Seminar to include information on updated IHO ENC Standards The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO) has announced the details of its free-to-attend ECDIS Seminars at Nor-Shipping, which have been updated to include the implications for ship-owners and operators of the updated IHO ENC (Electronic...
May 27th, 2015 | Education and Training, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Stealth Marine Corp news and Stealthgas Q1 results

Stealth Marine Corp news and Stealthgas Q1 results
Gas Kaisen STEALTHGAS NEWS First quarter 2015 Results: §         Revenues for the three months ended March 31, 2015 amounted to $35.7 million, an increase of $1.8 million, or 5.3%, compared to revenues of $33.9 million for the three months ended March 31, 2014, primarily due to the higher...
May 27th, 2015 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Energy, News, Shipmanagement | Read More

First Damen Twin Axe order for Offshore Oil & Gas

First Damen Twin Axe order for Offshore Oil & Gas
Mr. Henk Groen (Managing Director, Rederij Groen), Frits van Dongen (Managing Director, Maaskant Shipyards Stellendam) To develop its large fleet, Groen Offshore, Guard & Support has selected the first Damen Twin Axe Fast Crew Supplier 2610 to be customised with Offshore Oil & Gas standby capabilities....
May 27th, 2015 | Energy, Gas, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, May 27, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, May 27, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Trailing losses in Wall Street overnight, Asian stock markets moved broadly lower on Wednesday after better-than-expected data from...
May 27th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

MARINETRAFFIC.COM releases visualisation of global ship movements for 2013-2014

MarineTraffic, the world’s most trusted AIS vessel tracking service, has released density maps showing global ship movements for the years 2013 and 2014. Its 2014 density map is based on a data subset that consists of over three billion vessel positions. marinetraffic.com/en/p/density-maps In 2014,...
May 27th, 2015 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Spot the silent killer in the workplace

ALTHOUGH the dangers of carbon monoxide (CO) in the home are well publicised, the risks associated with the ‘silent killer’ in the workplace are often overlooked according to a warning from workplace equipment supplier Slingsby. Slingsby supplies more than 35,000 workplace products across all industries...
May 27th, 2015 | Corporate Social Responsibility, Health and Safety, HR | Read More

IMRF and McMURDO partner on SAR initiatives

IMRF and McMURDO partner on SAR initiatives
  Bruce Reid London, Wednesday, May 27. The IMRF, the charity supporting maritime SAR service globally, and McMurdo the world leaders in search and rescue and maritime domain awareness solutions, today announced a partnership aiming at several key search and rescue (SAR) initiatives to be launched...
May 27th, 2015 | Associations, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More