Paris MoU 2014 Annual Report published: “Adjusting Course”

Paris MoU 2014 Annual Report published: “Adjusting Course”

Richard Schiferli 2014 ANNUAL REPORT ON PORT STATE CONTROL “Adjusting Course” Refusal of access (banning)...
Update on port operations in Greece

Update on port operations in Greece

Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) is advising the following details on the current capital controls and...
DNV GL launches external hearing of new rule set

DNV GL launches external hearing of new rule set

Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen Hamburg, 1 July 2015 – Today more than 800 customers and stakeholders will receive...
United Greeks overwhelming wish to remain in Europe

United Greeks overwhelming wish to remain in Europe

Earlier on tonight at Athens’ Constitution Square thousands of Greeks defying an unprecedented rain,...

ISAF appoints Peter Sowrey as new CEO

Associations, Person Profiles, Sailing, Sports, Yachting — July 1, 2015 at 1:52 PM
Peter Sowrey The world governing body for sailing, International Sailing Federation (ISAF) has appointed former Managing Director of Business Process Outsourcing and Sales for Accenture as the new Chief Executive Officer effective immediately. ISAF President Carlo Croce said, “Peter has vast experience in business and working at the top level with major companies across the world. The decision for the...

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Marine Insurance

Paris MoU 2014 Annual Report published: “Adjusting Course”

Paris MoU 2014 Annual Report published: “Adjusting Course”
Richard Schiferli 2014 ANNUAL REPORT ON PORT STATE CONTROL “Adjusting Course” Refusal of access (banning) has been used...
Jul 1, 2015 11:59

Shipmanagement

Paris MoU 2014 Annual Report published: “Adjusting Course”

Paris MoU 2014 Annual Report published: “Adjusting Course”
Richard Schiferli 2014 ANNUAL REPORT ON PORT STATE CONTROL “Adjusting Course” Refusal of access (banning) has been used...
Jul 1, 2015 11:59

Organisations

Paris MoU 2014 Annual Report published: “Adjusting Course”

Paris MoU 2014 Annual Report published: “Adjusting Course”
Richard Schiferli 2014 ANNUAL REPORT ON PORT STATE CONTROL “Adjusting Course” Refusal of access (banning) has been used...
Jul 1, 2015 11:59

Markets

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, June 30, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, June 30, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC...
Jun 30, 2015 12:36

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Poseidon Med Announcement

Poseidon Med Announcement
POSEIDON MED ANNOUNCEMENT: STAKEHOLDERS CONFERENCE AT ZAPPEION CANCELLED We regret to announce that the Conference of the POSEIDON MED Programme, which was scheduled to take place on 30th June at the Zappeion Megaro, has been cancelled due to force majeure. The latest developments have created significant...
July 1st, 2015 | Associations, Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

National Boat Shows re-brands as British Marine Boat Shows

National Boat Shows re-brands as British Marine Boat Shows
As British Marine unveils a strong new identity, National Boat Shows (NBS) has also re-branded to become British Marine Boat Shows. This aligns it with the new British Marine brand. The British Marine Boat Shows’ portfolio contains two world-leading events: the Southampton Boat Show, which this year...
July 1st, 2015 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

HFW Briefing: Argentine judge orders seizure of assets of oil drillers operating in the Falkland Islands

HFW Briefing: Argentine judge orders seizure of assets of oil drillers operating in the Falkland Islands
Paul Dean, partner Holman Fenwick Willan On 27 June 2015 a Federal Judge of Tierra del Fuego, Lilian Herraez, ordered the seizure of goods and assets, worth US$156,432,000, of companies alleged to be involved in the illegal exploration and exploitation of hydrocarbons off the Falkland Islands. The order...
June 30th, 2015 | Drill ships, Energy, Legal, Seizures | Read More

Transnet Awards Bid for Cape Town Cruise Terminal

Transnet Awards Bid for Cape Town Cruise Terminal
Richard Vallihu [Cape Town, South Africa, 30/06/2015]  Transnet National Ports Authority awarded the V&A Waterfront (Pty) Ltd the status of Preferred Bidder for the development of a cruise terminal at the Port of Cape Town, Transnet said on Tuesday. Once all negotiations are concluded, the V&A...
June 30th, 2015 | Associations, Construction, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Moore Stephens says shipping confidence equals seven-year low

Moore Stephens says shipping confidence equals seven-year low
Richard Greiner Overall confidence levels in the shipping industry fell during the three months to May 2015 to a level equal to the lowest rating recorded in the past seven years, according to the latest Shipping Confidence Survey from international accountant and shipping adviser Moore Stephens. Respondents...
June 30th, 2015 | Reports | Read More

MSc in International Shipping Finance and Management

MSc in International Shipping Finance and Management
ATHENS UNIVERSITY OF ECONOMICS AND BUSINESS   Athens University of Economics and Business through its School of Business Administration (Departments of Accounting and Finance, and of Management Studies and Technology) and its School of Economics (Department of International & European Economic...
June 30th, 2015 | Academia, HR, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

INTERMANAGER welcomes the appointment of Mr. Ki-Tack Lim as the new IMO Secretary-general

INTERMANAGER welcomes the appointment of Mr. Ki-Tack Lim as the new IMO Secretary-general
Captain Kuba Szymanski InterManager, the international trade association for in-house and third party ship managers, has welcomed the appointment of Mr Ki-tack Lim of the Republic of Korea as the incoming Secretary-General of the International Maritime Organisation. Speaking minutes after the announcement...
June 30th, 2015 | Associations, IMO, Intermanager | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
  30/06/2015 SHOALING IN THE HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL United States, Houston, Texas DREDGING OFF WEST JURONG CHANNEL Singapore, Singapore HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL DRAGON BOAT RACES 2015 Hong Kong, Hong Kong PLANNED CLOSURE CANCELLED Turkey, Turkish Straits Shoaling...
June 30th, 2015 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Associated British Ports unveil Hull’s biggest billboard

Associated British Ports unveil Hull’s biggest billboard
The banner on the silo at the Port of Hull measures 29 metres by eight metres (image courtesy of ABP/David Lee Photography Motorists heading west along Hedon Road towards the city centre in Hull now have a new landmark to look out for as Associated British Ports (ABP) has unveiled what is rumoured to...
June 30th, 2015 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

Aspida is the first PMSC to be permanently approved by CNAPS

Aspida is the first PMSC to be permanently approved by CNAPS
Aspida is the first PMSC to be permanently approved by CNAPS to provide armed guards onboard French flagged vessels. Aspida est la première EPPN à être approuvée indéfiniment par CNAPS de fournir des gardes armés à bord des navires battant pavillon français. As of June 12 2015 Aspida is the...
June 30th, 2015 | Piracy and Terrorism, Regulatory, Safety and Security | Read More

Mr. Ki-tack Lim (Republic of Korea) elected as IMO Secretary-General

Mr. Ki-tack Lim (Republic of Korea) elected as IMO Secretary-General
Ki-tack Lim (Republic of Korea) who was elected as IMO Secretary-General Mr. Ki-tack Lim (Republic of Korea) has been elected as the Secretary-General of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), with effect from 1 January 2016, for an initial term of four years. Mr. Lim is currently president...
June 30th, 2015 | Associations, IMO, News, Organisations, Politics and Government, Story of the Day | Read More

UK Maritime Unites for Seafarers Awareness Week

UK Maritime Unites for Seafarers Awareness Week
A full house attending the event! Last week saw a surge of activities around the UK during Seafarers Awareness Week; combining many events and media opportunities, with participants working together to raise the profile of seafaring and maritime jobs to the public – particularly young people, parents...
June 30th, 2015 | Academia, Associations, Charity, Communication, Events, HR, IMarEST, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, News, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Greek shipowners debate future at TradeWinds Forum‏

Greek shipowners debate future at TradeWinds Forum‏
A debate on the future of Greek shipping topped off a lively afternoon of wide ranging discussion at TradeWinds Shipowners Forum in Athens last Thursday. Offering instant reaction to the fevered negotiations taking place in Brussels, four in five participants used the online delegate polling system to...
June 30th, 2015 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums | Read More

Alexander van den Bosch to Become New EFIP Director

Alexander van den Bosch to Become New EFIP Director
Alexander van den Bosch Alexander van den Bosch has been appointed as the new Director of the European Federation of Inland Ports (EFIP). He succeeds Kathrin Obst, who took on a position at the European Commission, DG MOVE in April. Alexander van den Bosch (picture) has been working for more than thirteen...
June 30th, 2015 | Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Survey reveals 73% of exporters enjoying growth in international trade

Survey reveals 73% of exporters enjoying growth in international trade
  Lesley Batchelor. Almost three quarters of exporting businesses are experiencing growth in their export trade according to the latest International Trade Survey commissioned by the Institute of Export. The annual survey, sponsored by AIG and carried out by TAEFL, also found a similarly positive...
June 30th, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Evergreen’s penultimate L-type is named

Evergreen’s penultimate L-type is named
(from left to right) Mr. Sun-Quae Lai, CSBC Chairman, Mr. Pier Luigi Maneschi, Chairman of Evergreen Shipping Agency (Italy) S.p.A., his wife Mrs. Anna U. Obermeier and Mr. Bronson Hsieh, Evergreen Second Vice Group Chairman June 30, 2015 – Evergreen Group today held the naming ceremony for EVER...
June 30th, 2015 | Environment, Liner Shipping and Trade, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Listing of Sevan Drilling Limited at Oslo Børs

Listing of Sevan Drilling Limited at Oslo Børs
Public listing of Sevan Drilling Limited at Oslo Børs Applied date: 24/04/2015 Accepted date: 26/05/2015 Listing date: 30/06/2015 Ticker: SEVDR       Sevan Drilling Limited is an international offshore drilling contractor specializing in the ultra deepwater segment....
June 30th, 2015 | Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Wärtsilä Tunnel Thruster granted ground breaking Type Approval certificate by Lloyd’s Register

Wärtsilä Tunnel Thruster granted ground breaking Type Approval certificate by Lloyd’s Register
The Wärtsilä WTT11 tunnel thruster has successfully passed the final step of the Lloyd’s Register (LRS) classification society’s Type Approval process. Wärtsilä Corporation, 30 June 2015 at 10.00 am EET – Wärtsilä has successfully passed the final step of the Lloyd’s Register...
June 30th, 2015 | Associations, Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

Propeller Club of London welcomes Nick Harvey of Seafarers UK as its guest speaker for June Luncheon

Propeller Club of London welcomes Nick Harvey of Seafarers UK as its guest speaker for June Luncheon
Propeller Club President-Ian Millen and Seafarers UK Campaigns Manager Nick Harvey The prestigious Naval Club in Mayfair opened its doors once again on Wednesday 24th June for this month’s Propeller Club luncheon, with over 30 members and guests turning out for the event. The Guest Speaker for the...
June 29th, 2015 | Associations, Charity, Clubs, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corporate Social Responsibility, Events, HR, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training | Read More