GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 11, December 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 11, December 2019)

. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 11, December 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS December...
Remembering Paul Volcker and Wilhelm Nölling, Forecasting Lagarde’s direction

Remembering Paul Volcker and Wilhelm Nölling, Forecasting Lagarde’s direction

Paul Volcker and Wilhelm Nölling Remembering Paul Volcker and Wilhelm Nölling, Forecasting Lagarde’s...
Celebrating 150 years in China: Lloyd’s Register at Marintec 2019.

Celebrating 150 years in China: Lloyd’s Register at Marintec 2019.

CSSC and LR to collaborate on decarbonisation and digitalisation research Celebrating 150 years in China:...
Bureau Veritas Hellenic Marine Technical Committee celebrates its 20-years anniversary.

Bureau Veritas Hellenic Marine Technical Committee celebrates its 20-years anniversary.

The Members of the 31st Hellenic Marine Technical Committe of Bureau Veritas Bureau Veritas Hellenic...

Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator wins Lloyd’s List Award for Excellence in Data and Technology Innovation.

Awards, Classification Societies — December 11, 2019 at 8:18 PM
l to r: Steve Price, Programme Director, Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator, Jan Przydatek, Director of Technologies, Lloyd’s Register Foundation and Maurizio Pilu, VP Digital Innovation. Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator wins Lloyd’s List Award for Excellence in Data and Technology Innovation. The Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator was presented with the award for Excellence in Data and Technology...

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Marine Insurance

Achieving Nirvana Through Technology

Achieving Nirvana Through Technology
. Achieving Nirvana Through Technology  How many of us have tried multiple strategies to reach Nirvana (an ideal condition...
Dec 11, 2019 19:50

Shipmanagement

SAL Heavy Lift becomes world’s first with new emissions reduction technology

SAL Heavy Lift becomes world’s first with new emissions reduction technology
SAL Heavy Lift becomes world’s first with new emissions reduction technology Hamburg, 11 December 2019 SAL Heavy Lift...
Dec 11, 2019 12:30

Organisations

Global project launched to tackle plastic litter from ships and fisheries

Global project launched to tackle plastic litter from ships and fisheries
The GloLitter Partnerships Project agreement was signed by IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim and His Excellency Wegger Chr....
Dec 5, 2019 11:56

Markets

NAPA partners with industry leaders to increase passenger ship safety in European Commission funded FLARE project

NAPA partners with industry leaders to increase passenger ship safety in European Commission funded FLARE project
NAPA Emergency Computer provides an integrated decision support solution for increased safety NAPA partners with industry...
Dec 11, 2019 10:54

Recent

The European shipping industry welcomes the European Green Deal

The European shipping industry welcomes the European Green Deal
Martin Dorsman The European shipping industry welcomes the European Green Deal  The European shipping industry fully welcomes the unveiling of the European Green Deal by the European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen at the European Parliament today. “It is an ambitious plan that Europe...
December 11th, 2019 | Associations, Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment | Read More

SAL Heavy Lift becomes world’s first with new emissions reduction technology

SAL Heavy Lift becomes world’s first with new emissions reduction technology
SAL Heavy Lift becomes world’s first with new emissions reduction technology Hamburg, 11 December 2019 SAL Heavy Lift sets itself as a green-tech front runner and becomes the first shipping company in the world to adopt a new hydrogen/methanol technology to its fleet. With significant emission reductions...
December 11th, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Fugro wins nearshore site characterisation contract for Copenhagen megaproject

Fugro wins nearshore site characterisation contract for Copenhagen megaproject
Fugro’s Skate 3 modular jack-up acquiring high-quality geotechnical data in Copenhagen’s harbour for the Lynetteholmen island megaproject Fugro wins nearshore site characterisation contract for Copenhagen megaproject Danish consulting firm COWI has awarded Fugro a nearshore geotechnical site investigation...
December 11th, 2019 | Construction | Read More

Willbur Ross and John Paulson Optimistic on Greece’s Comeback as a Business & Investment Destination

Willbur Ross and John Paulson Optimistic on Greece’s Comeback as a Business & Investment Destination
Willbur Ross and John Paulson Optimistic on Greece’s Comeback as a Business & Investment Destination. New York, December 10, 2019 On Monday December 9, 2019, the “21st Annual Capital Link Invest in Greece Forum” concluded with an Official Dinner at the Union League Club, presenting the “2019...
December 11th, 2019 | Banking, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Finance, Markets, Shipfinance | Read More

JFD Australia’s submarine rescue system triumphs in international exercise

JFD Australia’s submarine rescue system triumphs in international exercise
. JFD Australia’s submarine rescue system triumphs in international exercise JFD has again set new global benchmarks for international submarine rescue following the successful completion of rigorous exercises off the coast of Western Australia. In a range of weather conditions, JFD’s fully-integrated...
December 10th, 2019 | Health and Safety, Safety and Security | Read More

2019 Connie Awarded to Bruce A. Fenimore; Sara Mayes Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award

2019 Connie Awarded to Bruce A. Fenimore; Sara Mayes Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award
Connie Award Recipient Bruce A. Fenimore, Chief Executive Officer, Columbia Group andLifetime Achievement Award Recipient Sara Mayes, President and CEO, Gemini Shippers Group 2019 Connie Awarded to Bruce A. Fenimore; Sara Mayes Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award Containerization & Intermodal...
December 10th, 2019 | Awards, Logistics | Read More

Conditions of shipbreaking workers in India remain appalling

Conditions of shipbreaking workers in India remain appalling
Conditions of shipbreaking workers in India remain appalling Local authorities fail in enforcing national labour laws Today, The Indian Express reveals that conditions for the shipbreaking workers at the beach of Alang, India, have not improved. Based on the findings of recent independent research carried...
December 10th, 2019 | Health and Safety, Ship Demolitions | Read More

Human Rights at Sea: Eleven Seafarers in Eight Languages send Human Rights at Sea a video message of solidarity

Human Rights at Sea: Eleven Seafarers in Eight Languages send Human Rights at Sea a video message of solidarity
… Human Rights at Sea: Eleven Seafarers in Eight Languages send Human Rights at Sea a video message of solidarity Our Latest News Eleven Seafarers in Eight Languages send Human Rights at Sea a video message of solidarity Dec 10, 2019 12:29 am London. UK. On World Human Rights Day 2019, from within...
December 10th, 2019 | Charity, Health and Safety, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Safety and Security | Read More

probunkers receives The Sustainability Award at the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019

probunkers receives The Sustainability Award  at the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019
Probunkers’ CEO Alexander Prokopakis with Lloyd’s Register’s Marine & Offshore Regional Manager, South Europe, Theodosis Stamatelos probunkers receives The Sustainability Award  at the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019 Athens, Greece, December 10th 2019 – probunkers...
December 10th, 2019 | Awards, Bunkering, Energy, Environment, Events, LNG | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday, December ,10 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday, December ,10 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday, December 10, 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS December 10, 2019 Global Markets Investors adopted a cautious stance on risk assets earlier today amid market uncertainty ahead of the 15 December headline for the US administration to decide whether to...
December 10th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Fed’s enduring target rate debacle, Outlook for Chile and Latin America

Fed’s enduring target rate debacle, Outlook for Chile and Latin America
. Fed’s enduring target rate debacle, Outlook for Chile and Latin America Tuesday 10 December 2019 – Vol.10 Ed.50.1 Commentary: Fed’s enduring target rate debacle By Pierre Ortlieb in London A critical issue looms over US monetary policy-making: the choice of alternative reference and...
December 10th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Markets | Read More

Islands upon islands: Greece’s secluded Lipsi hops into the eco-limelight

Islands upon islands: Greece’s secluded Lipsi hops into the eco-limelight
Island after island. Islands upon islands: Greece’s secluded Lipsi hops into the eco-limelight By James Brewer Ideal vacations for many thousands of people mean Greek islands, and a single name, Lipsi in the south-eastern Aegean, signifies a wealth of them. Lipsi is the collective name for 25 tiny...
December 9th, 2019 | Exhibitions, Maritime Tourism, News, Tourism | Read More

Navis to acquire Jade Logistics,enhancing mixed cargo offerings

Navis to acquire Jade Logistics,enhancing mixed cargo offerings
Navis to acquire Jade Logistics, enhancing mixed cargo offerings Navis to Acquire Assets of Jade Logistics, Provider of Terminal Operating System for Mixed Cargo Terminals Oakland, CA — December 9, 2019 — Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation, and the provider of operational technologies and...
December 9th, 2019 | Logistics, Mergers and Acquisitions | Read More

Bureau Veritas joins the Coalition for Maritime Environmental and Energy Transition

Bureau Veritas joins the Coalition for Maritime Environmental and Energy Transition
‘Christophe Chauviere, Marine Chief Executive, France for Bureau Veritas formally signs the coalition agreement alongside Elizabeth Borne, Minister for the Ecological Transition. On the left side of Mrs Borne sits Jean-Philippe Bonnet, Délégué régional Méditerranée chez RTE Réseau de Transport....
December 9th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, News | Read More

Freight association lends support to diversity in logistics

Freight association lends support to diversity in logistics
Carl Hobbis Freight association lends support to diversity in logistics The British International Freight Association (BIFA) is adding its support to The Big Logistics Diversity Challenge 2020, which is being organised by Nimble Media Ltd, in association with Talent in Logistics. As a Supporting Organisation,...
December 9th, 2019 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Logistics, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019, The Winners

Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019,  The Winners
Winners of 2019 Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019 THE WINNERS Economou, Hadjieleftheriadis, Martinos and Youroukos win awards in front of over 1,000 at annual shipping gala – M/Maritime, Latsco Shipping, Levante Ferries and Piraeus Bank among others honoured – Shipowner George Economou...
December 9th, 2019 | Awards, Company Profiles, Events, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

Wärtsilä & CSSC Huangpu Wenchong Shipbuilding Company Limited agree to jointly develop hybrid vessels for the future

Wärtsilä & CSSC Huangpu Wenchong Shipbuilding Company Limited agree to jointly develop hybrid vessels for the future
The signing of the strategic development agreement between CSSC Huangpu Wenchong Shipbuilding Company Limited and Wärtsilä marks a commitment to cooperate in promoting hybrid propulsion solutions. Wärtsilä & CSSC Huangpu Wenchong Shipbuilding Company Limited agree to jointly develop hybrid vessels...
December 9th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 9, December 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 9, December 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 9, December 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS December 9, 2019 Global Markets Global equity markets kicked off the week on a positive tone supported by Friday’s stronger-than-expected US non-farm payrolls data. Meanwhile, US Treasuries opened higher...
December 9th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More