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Baleària celebrates 20 years committed to energy efficiency, digitization and the opening of new international routes

Baleària celebrates 20 years committed to energy efficiency, digitization and the opening of new international routes

Baleària’s  “Bahama Mama” The shipping company’s expansion has been continuous...
The Market dries up… Caution?

The Market dries up… Caution?

John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) continued its downfall and earlier on today lost 26 points standing...
Jewish Bulgaria, photography by Anthony Georgieff

Jewish Bulgaria, photography by Anthony Georgieff

Anthony Georgieff. Jewish Bulgaria, photography by Anthony Georgieff By James Brewer A half-forgotten...

Hot Port News from GAC

Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals — June 22, 2018 at 7:31 PM
22-Jun-2018 BULK CARRIER BLAZE TAMED Port Kembla, Australia MARINE WORKS WEST OF CONVENTION & EXHIBITION CENTRE Hong Kong Bulk carrier blaze tamed Friday, June 22, 2018, Port Kembla, Australia According to local reports, firefighters have gained the upper hand battling a dramatic fire which broke out aboard a bulk carrier as crews were unloading dolomite at Port Kembla Harbour early on Monday morning (18...

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Marine Insurance

AM BestTV features Captive Conference industry leaders

AM BestTV features Captive Conference industry leaders
Bermuda: the place Hamilton, Bermuda, June 21, 2018: Deputy Premier Walter Roban was among industry and government leaders...
Jun 21, 2018 22:35

Shipmanagement

Ince & Co’s landmark US$960 million transaction for longstanding client Golar LNG Limited.

Ince & Co’s landmark US$960 million transaction for longstanding client Golar LNG Limited.
Beatrice Russ, partner, Ince & Co Ince & Co’s London finance team advises Golar LNG on landmark US$960 million...
Jun 22, 2018 12:18

Organisations

European Shipowners encourage the European Commission to have sufficient recycling capacity on the EU approved ship recycling yards list

European Shipowners encourage the European Commission to have sufficient recycling capacity on the EU approved ship recycling yards list
Martin Dorsman European Shipowners encourage the European Commission to have sufficient recycling capacity on the EU approved...
Jun 22, 2018 14:48

Markets

European Shipowners encourage the European Commission to have sufficient recycling capacity on the EU approved ship recycling yards list

European Shipowners encourage the European Commission to have sufficient recycling capacity on the EU approved ship recycling yards list
Martin Dorsman European Shipowners encourage the European Commission to have sufficient recycling capacity on the EU approved...
Jun 22, 2018 14:48

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YES Forum POSIDONIA 2018, YES to Shipping Forum – A new success for its second edition

YES Forum POSIDONIA 2018, YES to Shipping Forum – A new success for its second edition
UGS president Theodore El. Veniamis YES to Shipping Forum, took place with great success last day of the international maritime exhibition “Posidonia 2018”, on Friday, June 8, 2018. A call at the young generation of Greeks to dare to make their own journey like Odysseas and set sail and claim the...
June 22nd, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Freight industry urges politicians to vote yes on Heathrow expansion

Freight industry urges politicians to vote yes on Heathrow expansion
Robert Keen Speaking ahead of next Monday’s parliamentary vote on the National Policy Statement for Heathrow expansion, Robert Keen, Director General of the British International Freight Association (BIFA) said: “Hopefully, Monday will see the end of years of procrastination over the expansion...
June 22nd, 2018 | Aviation, Logistics, Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Oslo Børs: Star Bulk Carriers approved for listing

Oslo Børs: Star Bulk Carriers approved for listing
22/06/2018 Oslo Stock Exchange has resolved to admit the shares in Star Bulk Carriers Corp. to listing on Oslo Børs. It is stipulated that the company prior to the first day of listing must satisfy the listing requirements on Oslo Børs. The Chief Executive Officer of the Oslo Stock Exchange determines...
June 22nd, 2018 | Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Automechanika Shanghai returns for 2018, with digital trends and new zones taking centre stage

Automechanika Shanghai returns for 2018, with digital trends and new zones taking centre stage
Automechanika Shanghai, one of the biggest show on earth Expectations for this year’s edition of Automechanika Shanghai are naturally high following last year’s record breaking show, hailed as the most successful in its history. Continuing to serve as Asia’s largest trade fair for automotive parts,...
June 22nd, 2018 | Automobiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

The American Club’s Annual Report and Accounts for 2017 and …

The American Club’s Annual Report and Accounts for 2017 and …
Joe Hughes From the Chairman & CEO Shipowners Claims Bureau, Inc., Managers for THE AMERICAN CLUB THE AMERICAN CLUB’S ANNUAL REPORT AND ACCOUNTS FOR 2017. CLOSING OF THE 2015 POLICY YEAR. RELEASE CALLS.   Your Managers are pleased to attach the American Club’s Annual Report and Accounts for...
June 21st, 2018 | Company Profiles, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs, Reports | Read More

New GSCC Council for 2018-2020

New GSCC Council for 2018-2020
Haralambos J. Fafalios was re-elected as chairman of GSCC Following the Elections of the 21st June 2018, the New Council of the GSCC (Greek Shipping Co-operation Committee) for the period June 2018-June 2020, is as follows: Haralambos J. Fafalios, Chairman, Cosntantinos Is. Caroussis, first vice chairman,...
June 21st, 2018 | Associations | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
21-Jun-2018 TRANSPORT OF SAND MATERIAL Singapore SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS Hong Kong MARINE OPERATIONS HALTED DUE TO HIGH WINDS Dammam, Saudi Arabia Transport of sand material Thursday, June 21, 2018, Singapore The working period for the transport of sand material to the stockpile area at Tuas...
June 21st, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Optimising the Norwegian Continental Shelf…

Optimising the Norwegian Continental Shelf…
Lloyd’s Register (LR) has started work with AkerBP for maintenance optimization of its Skarv FPSO infrastructure and equipment on a test project in Norway. Optimising the Norwegian Continental Shelf: Project between AkerBP and Lloyd’s Register tests latest software to optimise maintenance activities...
June 21st, 2018 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

US China Trade War: A Shipper’s Guide

US China Trade War: A Shipper’s Guide
Court Smith VV Analyst Court Smith, discusses what’s next for the shipping industry if possible tarrifs are put in place by the US against China. Tankers The restriction on US crude exports was lifted in December of 2015, removing a market distortion that reduced the value of US crude oil relative...
June 21st, 2018 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Online Nominations Now Being Accepted for 2018 SHIPPINGInsight Awards

Online Nominations Now Being Accepted for 2018 SHIPPINGInsight Awards
… STAMFORD, Conn. – June 21, 2018 – Nominations are now being accepted for the 2018 SHIPPINGInsight Award, to be presented at an Awards luncheon on the second day of the seventh SHIPPINGInsight Fleet Optimization Conference & Exhibition, Oct. 16-18, in Stamford, Connecticut. The award is...
June 21st, 2018 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Sailors’ Society launches Wellness at Sea e-learning

Sailors’ Society launches Wellness at Sea e-learning
Wellness elearning site International maritime welfare charity, Sailors’ Society, has launched an online version of its widely respected Wellness at Sea coaching programme. The e-learning platform opens up the globally renowned course, which until now was only available in a classroom setting, to thousands...
June 21st, 2018 | Charity, Communication, Health and Safety, HR, IT and Communications, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore | Read More

Offshore Ship Designers adopts OSD-IMT as name for entire group

Offshore Ship Designers adopts OSD-IMT as name for entire group
New name leverages quality and aligns company in a single brand name  Offshore Ship Designers (OSD) has changed its company name to OSD-IMT. The goal of the name change is to leverage the strength of both OSD and IMT. IMT is the signature brand-name for vessels designed by OSD’s UK branch, which was...
June 21st, 2018 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, June 21, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, June 21, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Eurozone government bonds retained a firm tone in European trade on Thursday supported by lingering concerns over an escalating trade dispute between the world’s two biggest economies, the ECB’s new dovish rate forward guidance...
June 21st, 2018 | Banking, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Approval Explorer – a new search engine to identify, locate and contact certified service suppliers and product manufacturers

Approval Explorer – a new search engine to identify, locate and contact certified service suppliers and product manufacturers
The new Approval Explorer allows users to identify, locate and contact Bureau Veritas approved service suppliers or manufacturers Paris-La Défense, France, June 21, 2018 – Bureau Veritas Marine & Offshore today launched the latest addition to their end-to-end and integrated platform of digital...
June 21st, 2018 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Liberia backs Australia’s push for IMO reform

Liberia backs Australia’s push for IMO reform
Scott Bergeron The Liberian Registry has confirmed its support for an initiative by Australia calling on the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to reconsider transparency and the role of industry bodies in the organisation. Liberia is the largest flag state to support the push by Australia, which...
June 20th, 2018 | Flags, IMO, News, Organisations, Politics and Government | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
20-Jun-2018 SEAWALL REPAIR WORKS AT TAI O Hong Kong PORT STATUS UPDATE (20 JUNE) Hodeidah, Yemen Seawall repair works at Tai O Wednesday, June 20, 2018, Hong Kong For approximately 4 months, seawall repair works will be carried out within the area bounded by straight lines joining the following co-ordinates...
June 20th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Markets unsustainable yet again with the BDI@ 1,373…

Markets unsustainable yet again with the BDI@ 1,373…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost earlier on today 46 points; Geopolitics coupled with the trade warring aspect of tariffs and other measures due, are already creating havoc, even among allies… John Faraclas brief midweek recap: The Capes lost nearly 100 points, to be precise 97 and the...
June 20th, 2018 | Markets, News, Organisations, Politics and Government, Reports, Shipping Indices, Trade and Commerce | Read More