Italian Constitutional Referendum on December 4: A turning point in European Politics

Italian Constitutional Referendum on December 4: A turning point in European Politics

Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (Friday, December 02, 2016) Italian Constitutional...
Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, December 02, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, December 02, 2016)

Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD...
IUMI gets ready for 2017 conference in Tokyo

IUMI gets ready for 2017 conference in Tokyo

.. IUMI gets ready for 2017 conference in Tokyo By James Brewer Planning is well underway at the General...
Accumulation management: does it matter to a marine insurer?

Accumulation management: does it matter to a marine insurer?

Richard Turner. Accumulation management: does it matter to a marine insurer? By James Brewer Accumulation...

Hot Port News from GAC

Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals — December 2, 2016 at 7:56 PM
  02-Dec-2016 ENHANCEMENTS TO ANNUAL ADMINISTRATIVE FEE (AAF) SCHEME Singapore Enhancements to Annual Administrative Fee (AAF) scheme Friday, December 2, 2016, Singapore The AAF scheme was introduced on 1 January 2014 to provide an alternative payment mode option applicable to all Singapore-registered owners for registration and crewing-related services. Under the scheme, owners would...

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Marine Insurance

IUMI gets ready for 2017 conference in Tokyo

IUMI gets ready for 2017 conference in Tokyo
.. IUMI gets ready for 2017 conference in Tokyo By James Brewer Planning is well underway at the General Insurance Association...
Dec 2, 2016 7:58

Shipmanagement

Scotline’s new acquisition

Scotline’s new acquisition
The “Scot Leader” Scotline are pleased to announce the purchase of Scot Leader, IMO 9404235 (formally MV Odertal)....
Dec 2, 2016 18:49

Organisations

2020 Vision: World Fuel Services prepares for the new global sulphur cap

2020 Vision: World Fuel Services prepares for the new global sulphur cap
From 1 January 2020, a new global sulphur cap on marine fuels will come into effect which will turn the whole bunker industry...
Dec 1, 2016 10:12

Markets

Scotline’s new acquisition

Scotline’s new acquisition
The “Scot Leader” Scotline are pleased to announce the purchase of Scot Leader, IMO 9404235 (formally MV Odertal)....
Dec 2, 2016 18:49

Recent

18th Annual Capital Link Invest in Greece Forum in New York – 12 Dec. 2016

18th Annual Capital Link Invest in Greece Forum in New York – 12 Dec. 2016
A great day is coming up for Nicolas Bornozis and his Capital Link team! An International Summit On Greece in New York Featuring Top US Investors, Global Investment Banks & Institutions and the Greek Government 18οAnnual Capital Link Invest in Greece Forum Extroversion and direct communication...
December 2nd, 2016 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets | Read More

DNV GL – EU Monitoring, Reporting and Verification (MRV): what to do now

DNV GL – EU Monitoring, Reporting and Verification (MRV): what to do now
The DNV GL office in Piraeus, Greece Following comes from DNV GL’s George Teriakidis: Dear all, The EU Monitoring, Reporting and Verification scheme (MRV) is in force and will require to take a number of actions over the coming months. We will keep you informed on what steps you need to take and...
December 2nd, 2016 | Classification Societies, Regulatory | Read More

ClassNK Magazine – 78th Edition

ClassNK Magazine – 78th Edition
The latest issue of the ClassNK Magazine is available for download here or to view online at the following link: ClassNK Magazine 78This edition includes a selection of articles about projects supported by ClassNK and its partners, such as: - An interview with Mr. Gary S. Vogel, CEO of Eagle Bulk...
December 2nd, 2016 | Classification Societies, Press and Media, Reports | Read More

Energy-saving Wärtsilä EnergoProFin propeller cap increases efficiency of controllable and fixed pitch propellers

Energy-saving Wärtsilä EnergoProFin propeller cap increases efficiency of controllable and fixed pitch propellers
Wärtsilä EnergoProFin energy saving solution increases propeller efficiency and creates fuel savings of up to five percent. Wärtsilä Corporation, 2 December 2016 at 10 am EET - Wärtsilä EnergoProFin is a state-of-the-art energy saving solution that increases propeller efficiency and creates fuel...
December 2nd, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Three years of low Markets

Three years of low Markets
John Faraclas The BDI looks downwards and peace on earth too given the three years worsening of the situation in both fronts; John Faraclas’ daily report: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed down eight points since yesterday at 1,196 points, four points below the 1,200 threshold that many believed to...
December 1st, 2016 | Markets, News, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Cat® Marine EPA Tier 4 engines installed on McAllister tug duo

Cat® Marine EPA Tier 4 engines installed on McAllister tug duo
Environmentally conscious 3516E propulsion engines will power two azimuth stern-drive escort and rescue tugs destined for operation on the U.S. East Coast in milestone installation Horizon Shipbuilding (Bayou LaBatre, AL) is in the process of installing the first production EPA Tier 4 certified units...
December 1st, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Caterpillar Marine receives type approval DNV GL certification…

Caterpillar Marine receives type approval DNV GL certification…
Caterpillar Marine receives type approval DNV GL certification for Cat Asset Intelligence analytics and monitoring solution Virginia Beach, VA – Caterpillar Marine has received Type Approval certification from DNV GL for Cat® Asset Intelligence (Cat AI) software, demonstrating Caterpillar’s commitment...
December 1st, 2016 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  01-Dec-2016 LANDING ENDORSEMENT FOR SHIP CREW MEMBERS Sri Lanka LOCK CLOSURE FOR MAINTENANCE Kiel Canal, Germany IMMIGRATION FEE FOR JOINING CREW Yanbu, Saudi Arabia NEW DUES IN EFFECT Sabetta, Russia Landing endorsement for ship crew members Thursday, December 1, 2016, Sri...
December 1st, 2016 | Canals, Immigration, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Caterpillar to deliver 3500 marine engines and generator sets direct from Tianjin

Caterpillar to deliver 3500 marine engines and generator sets direct from Tianjin
Deliveries of 3512 and 3516 marine engines and generator sets are on track to begin at Caterpillar’s established facility in Tianjin, China from February 2017 The first Cat Marine engines and generator sets to be produced at the company’s plant in Tianjin, China are being prepared for delivery. Caterpillar...
December 1st, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

HFW Insurance Bulletin

HFW Insurance Bulletin
In this week’s Bulletin: 1. Regulation and legislation England & Wales: Government announces crackdown on whiplash claims France: Class actions in the health sector are coming IAIS publishes...
December 1st, 2016 | Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal, Marine Insurance | Read More

48 hour strike in Greece – Seamen’s Union

48 hour strike in Greece – Seamen’s Union
View of the Piraeus Port Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) is advising of a 48 hour strike by the Seamen’s Union in Greece from 2-4 December. The strike is due to affect all domestic and local ferry routes to and from Piraeus to the Greek Islands.  Earlier, the Crew Union of the Tug boats also confirmed...
December 1st, 2016 | Labour Disputes, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Strikes | Read More

Transport Operators Liability in Russia Can be Extensive Warns TT Club

Transport Operators Liability in Russia Can be Extensive Warns TT Club
TT Club, the international freight and logistics insurer with over 25 years’ experience of the Russian market warns forwarders and logistics operators offering services within the region to consider their liabilities beyond just cargo protection London & St Petersburg, 1st December, 2016 TT Club,...
December 1st, 2016 | Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs | Read More

Armitt group signs contract with Hutchison Ports

Armitt group signs contract with Hutchison Ports
(l to r): Nicholas Marshall, Commercial Director Armitt,, Clemence Cheng, Managing Director Hutchison Ports Europe (seated), Allan Seedhouse, Director Armitt, Charles Gray, Managing Director Armitt (seated), Mark Taylor, Director, Hutchison Logistics (UK) ARMITT GROUP SIGNS CONTRACT WITH HUTCHISON PORTS...
December 1st, 2016 | Construction, News, Ports & Terminals | Read More

European Shipping Week 2017 announces a top-level line-up of speakers

European Shipping Week 2017 announces a top-level line-up of speakers
Trouble viewing this email? follow this link   #ESW2017  European Shipping Week 2017 Conference Wednesday 1 March, at the Steigenberger Wiltcher’s Hotel, Brussels.The European Shipping Week flagship conference will attract up to 400 high-powered...
December 1st, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

New book: Voyage Planning with ECDIS

New book: Voyage Planning with ECDIS
New book: ”Voyage Planning With ECDIS” Geomares Publishing proudly introduces its newest book ‘Voyage Planning with ECDIS’. The book, aimed at navigators worldwide, is written by Professor Ralph Becker-Heins (also author of the succesful Ecdis Basics) and now available in our bookstore! About Whether...
December 1st, 2016 | Books | Read More

CLIA names Vice President, Public Relations, Europe

CLIA names Vice President, Public Relations, Europe
Catharine Couplan Cruise Lines International Association Names Vice President, Public Relations, Europe (BRUSSELS, 1 December 2016) – Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) announced that Catherine Couplan has joined the organization as Vice President, Public Relations, Europe. Couplan will...
December 1st, 2016 | Associations, Cruise Ferry, Markets, Person Profiles | Read More

Diana fixes “New Orleans” and “Melite” on period with Koch and Uniper respectively

Diana fixes “New Orleans” and “Melite” on period with Koch and Uniper respectively
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES TIME CHARTER CONTRACTS FOR M/V NEW ORLEANS WITH KOCH AND M/V MELITE WITH UNIPER  ATHENS, GREECE, December 1, 2016 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that,...
December 1st, 2016 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

Fugro GeoServices receives RoSPA award for health and safety achievement

Fugro GeoServices receives RoSPA award for health and safety achievement
Team members at Fugro GeoServices Ltd celebrate their recent RoSPA Gold Medal Award. FUGRO GEOSERVICES RECEIVES HIGH-RANKING INDUSTRY AWARD FOR CONSISTENT HEALTH AND SAFETY ACHIEVEMENT Fugro GeoServices Ltd earns Gold Medal status in 2016 awards run by leading UK health and safety organisation RoSPA...
December 1st, 2016 | Awards, Energy, Environment, Events, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Damen Technical Seminar on vessel automation goes like clockwork in Brisbane, Australia

Damen Technical Seminar on vessel automation goes like clockwork in Brisbane, Australia
From Damen Technical Seminar in Brisbane On November 3rd and 4th, Damen Services Brisbane, the Australian service hub for the international Damen Shipyards Group, held a two-day technical seminar that took an in-depth look at the technologies that underpin vessel automation. Industry professionals from...
December 1st, 2016 | Academia, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More