The www.allaboutshipping.co.uk top 25 Annual Dinners, Charity events, Receptions and  parties for 2018

The www.allaboutshipping.co.uk top 25 Annual Dinners, Charity events, Receptions and parties for 2018

A panoramic view of the Great Hall duringthe HESGB Annual Dinner and dance Following our special surveys...
Irene Panagopoulos: how merchant shipping connects with the art world

Irene Panagopoulos: how merchant shipping connects with the art world

Irene  Panagopoulos Irene Panagopoulos: how merchant shipping connects with the art world By James Brewer “Shipping...
KR certifies Songa Shipmanagement as cyber security compliant​

KR certifies Songa Shipmanagement as cyber security compliant​

Joanne Pauline CCSO (Company Cyber Security Officer) Songa Shipmanagement, Kenneth MacLeod, CEO Songa...
London P&I Club reports further growth in owned entry

London P&I Club reports further growth in owned entry

Reto Toggwiler THE London P&I Club saw further growth in its mutual owned entry following the conclusion...

The www.allaboutshipping.co.uk top 25 Annual Dinners, Charity events, Receptions and parties for 2018

Awards, Charity, Clubs, Events, Food and Drink, News, People and Places — February 22, 2019 at 11:59 PM
A panoramic view of the Great Hall duringthe HESGB Annual Dinner and dance Following our special surveys on the top 100 individuals in Shipping for 2018, as well as Allaboutshipping’s top 25  Companies, Conferences  and Exhibitions we bring you herebelow the best Annual Dinners, Balls, Charity events, Receptions and Awards that took place in some of  Planet Ocean’s shipping Centres such as Denmark,...

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Marine Insurance

The BDI@634; what a week that was… in Geopolitics too!

The BDI@634; what a week that was… in Geopolitics too!
John Faraclas – picture by ecopack77 The BDI@634; what a week that was… in Geopolitics too! The BDI (Baltic Dry Index)...
Feb 22, 2019 23:45

Shipmanagement

Crowley Christens LNG-Powered Ship MV Taíno in Puerto Rico

Crowley Christens LNG-Powered Ship MV Taíno in Puerto Rico
… sponsor Clara Crowley Crowley Christens LNG-Powered Ship MV Taíno in Puerto Rico, Heralding New Era of World-Class...
Feb 22, 2019 22:20

Organisations

“It’s ALL about Shipping” talks: Natasa Pilides, Cyprus Shipping Deputy Minister

“It’s ALL about Shipping” talks: Natasa Pilides, Cyprus Shipping Deputy Minister
r to l:Mrs. Natasa Pilides, Shipping Deputy Minister, Cyprus with Ms. Gina Panayiotou, Head of Shipping, Michael Kyprianou...
Feb 17, 2019 18:20

Markets

The BDI@634; what a week that was… in Geopolitics too!

The BDI@634; what a week that was… in Geopolitics too!
John Faraclas – picture by ecopack77 The BDI@634; what a week that was… in Geopolitics too! The BDI (Baltic Dry Index)...
Feb 22, 2019 23:45

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Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
22-Feb-2019 CYCLONE WEAKENED BUT FORECAST TO STRENGTHEN AGAIN Southern Queensland/Northern New South Wales, Australia SILT CURTAINS AT NORTH-EASTERN CORNER OF NEW YAU MA TEI TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong TEMPORARY WITHDRAWAL OF WEATHER BUOY SOUTHWEST OF SHA CHAU Hong Kong CONTAINER GROWTH PUSHES THROUGHPUT...
February 22nd, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Greece takes centre stage for RINA

Greece takes centre stage for RINA
l to r: Maro Varvate, Spyros Zolotas, Nello Sulfaro, Massimo Volta and Stefanos Chatzinikolaou Recognising the importance of the Greek shipping market RINA, the ship classification, testing, inspection, certification and consulting engineering multinational, announced this week that it has restructured...
February 22nd, 2019 | Classification Societies | Read More

Is This Tomorrow?

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Phoenix Will Rise by Rana Begum and Marina Tabassum Architects. Is This Tomorrow? Visions of the future by architects and artists at Whitechapel Gallery By James Brewer A decade after the end of World War II, London was making its lopsided recovery. The City and its institutions – the stock exchange,...
February 22nd, 2019 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places, Social Columns | Read More

Charity calls for ship owners to embrace conflict resolution as a matter of urgency, following three knife attacks at sea in as many weeks

Charity calls for ship owners to embrace conflict resolution as a matter of urgency, following three knife attacks at sea in as many weeks
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February 22nd, 2019 | Charity, Claims, Corruption, Health and Safety, News, Piracy and Terrorism | Read More

Rehrig Pacific Selects ORBCOMM’s Analytics Services to Power Its Vision™ Business Intelligence Platform

Rehrig Pacific Selects ORBCOMM’s Analytics Services to Power Its Vision™ Business Intelligence Platform
Leverages ORBCOMM’s advanced technology to enhance Rehrig’s software suite and provide their customers with improved performance, usability and reaction time ROCHELLE PARK, N.J., February 22nd 2019 – ORBCOMM Inc. (Nasdaq: ORBC), a global provider of Machine-to-Machine (M2M) and Internet...
February 22nd, 2019 | Consumers Market, Environment, IT and Communications, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

The BDI@630: Supras “save” the day..

The BDI@630: Supras “save” the day..
John Faraclas The back and forth (ups and downs) on a plus / minus basis of the BDI (Baltic Dry Index) never happened before at such a pace of a week nor same was expected at this particular time sawing the volatility as well as the unexpected uncertainty and conditions prevailing in the chartering Markets,...
February 21st, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Reports | Read More

INTERCARGO Benchmarking Bulk Carriers 2017-18 report

INTERCARGO Benchmarking Bulk Carriers 2017-18 report
The INTERCARGO Benchmarking Bulk Carriers 2017-18 report has been sent to the printer. Members will be receiving their free copy. Non-members may order the report at info@intercargo.org or from Witherby Publishing Group (www.witherbys.com). Executive Summary INTERCARGO’s 2017–2018 Benchmarking...
February 21st, 2019 | Associations, Dry Bulkcarriers, Intercargo, Markets, Reports | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
21-Feb-2019 TROPICAL CYCLONE OMA Queensland/New South Wales, Australia WORK-FREE DAY DECLARED AHEAD OF ELECTIONS Nigeria Tropical Cyclone Oma Thursday, February 21, 2019, Queensland/New South Wales, Australia A Cyclone Watch has been issued for coastal parts of southeast Queensland and northern New South...
February 21st, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

CSA 2020 briefs industry on positive results of scrubber wash water composition study

CSA 2020 briefs industry on positive results of scrubber wash water composition study
Captain Mike Kaczmarek, vice president, Carnival Corporate Shipbuilding. Photo by Andy Newman/Carnival Cruise Lines The Clean Shipping Alliance 2020 took advantage of the 6th session of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) Sub-Committee on Pollution Prevention and Response (PPR6) held in London...
February 21st, 2019 | Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Pollution, Reports | Read More

CGS at London Glassblowing Gallery INSPIRED

CGS at London Glassblowing Gallery  INSPIRED
Lisa Pettibone CGS at London Glassblowing Gallery INSPIRED 31st May – 15th June 2019 London Glass Blowing Gallery are hosting an exhibition by CGS members with a challenging theme. London Glass Blowing asked CGS to invite its members to apply to this imaginative show INSPIRED. Members were asked for...
February 21st, 2019 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

2018 preliminary figures (IFRS): Hamburg Commercial Bank shows solid new business and strong capital ratio

2018 preliminary figures (IFRS): Hamburg Commercial Bank shows solid new business and strong capital ratio
CEO Stefan Ermisch Hamburg – Hamburg Commercial Bank AG closed the 2018 financial year with net income before taxes of € 97 (-453) million, according to preliminary figures. Contributing factors included a good operating performance and new business almost at the previous year’s level, as well...
February 21st, 2019 | Banking | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, February 21 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, February 21 2019)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Appetite for risk taking was supported in early trade on Thursday, favored by a combination of increased optimism for a positive outcome in US/China trade talks and the dovish tone of the minutes from the 30 January FOMC meeting released...
February 21st, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Financing emerging Asia infrastructure, Geographic inequality and the rise of economic hubs

Financing emerging Asia infrastructure, Geographic inequality and the rise of economic hubs
. Commentary: Financing emerging Asia infrastructure By Jang Ping Thia in Beijing Despite much discussion and effort, private capital is still not playing the role it can or should in financing infrastructure projects in emerging Asia. Increased geopolitical uncertainty and shifts in terms of sources...
February 21st, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance | Read More

Midweek blues: The BDI@622 as Capes continue to disappoint…

Midweek blues: The BDI@622 as Capes continue to disappoint…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 13 points earlier on today “THANKS” to the cursed Capes… Geopolitics continue to be more than messy. John Faraclas’ brief recap: The Capes lost 72 points and the BCI now stands at 578 – it lost the 600 points threshold and things might get sour…...
February 20th, 2019 | Banking, Chartering, Comment, Corruption, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Insight, Markets, News, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
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February 20th, 2019 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

North P&I Club Delivers Landmark 200 Million GT at 2019 Renewal

North P&I Club Delivers Landmark 200 Million GT at 2019 Renewal
Paul Jennings, Chief Executive Officer, North P&I Club 20 February 2019 – North P&I Club has successfully concluded its 2019 renewal and, for the first time in the Club’s 159-year history, is projecting total entered tonnage to exceed 200 million gross tonnes. This landmark achievement...
February 20th, 2019 | P and I Clubs | Read More

GE to Supply LM2500 Gas Turbine Auxiliary Equipment for Indian Navy’s P17A Frigates

GE to Supply LM2500 Gas Turbine Auxiliary Equipment for Indian Navy’s P17A Frigates
Shown is an Indian Navy P17 frigate.  BENGALURU, INDIA (February 20, 2019) – GE Marine will provide gas turbine auxiliary equipment for the LM2500 engines that will power the Indian Navy’s new P17A frigates. This contract is with India-based Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited (MDL) and Garden...
February 20th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

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February 20th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Safety and Security | Read More

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February 20th, 2019 | Jobs, Maritime History and Museums, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More