BIMCO Dry Bulk Shipping 2019/3 report: Rates may have climbed out of the abyss, but challenges remain in place for the autumn

BIMCO Dry Bulk Shipping 2019/3 report: Rates may have climbed out of the abyss, but challenges remain in place for the autumn

Peter Sand Dry Bulk Shipping Rates may have climbed out of the abyss, but challenges remain in place...
LISW2019 proves once again that it is the must-attend event of the Global maritime Calendar

LISW2019 proves once again that it is the must-attend event of the Global maritime Calendar

Maritime Minister Nusrat Ghani MP during LISW19 LISW2019 proves once again that it is the must-attend...
Fed divided ahead of key meeting, Capital Structure Forum 2019

Fed divided ahead of key meeting, Capital Structure Forum 2019

. Fed divided ahead of key meeting, Capital Structure Forum 2019 Wednesday 18 September 2019  – Vol.10...
Falling Dry Markets and rising Wets an issue…

Falling Dry Markets and rising Wets an issue…

John Faraclas Falling Dry Markets and rising Wets an issue… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) fell 28 points...

Dry falls further and Wets look peculiar; the drums of war can be heard…

Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce — September 18, 2019 at 8:19 PM
John Faraclas Dry falls further and Wets look peculiar; the drums of war can be heard… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 17 points and now stands at 2,266; the Dirties are gaining momentum. The Drums of War can be heard. John Faraclas brief mid-week recap: The Capes’ BCI lost 62 points and now reds 4,394… The Panamaxes’ BPI lost 32 points and now approach the 2,000 threshold standing at 2,089… No change...

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Marine Insurance

Sentinel Marine recruits seven new cadets to join the North Sea’s youngest fleet of ERRVs

Sentinel Marine recruits seven new cadets to join the North Sea’s youngest fleet of ERRVs
Ian McLeod, who is a third engineer currently onboard the Fastnet Sentinel. Sentinel Marine recruits seven new cadets to...
Sep 18, 2019 9:50

Shipmanagement

PANAMA appoints a New Chief Technical Inspector & Executive Director for their Segumar Miami, Florida Office, USA

PANAMA appoints a New Chief Technical Inspector & Executive Director for their Segumar Miami, Florida Office, USA
Frank Marmol new Head of Segumar Miami PANAMA appoints a New Chief Technical Inspector & Executive Director for their...
Sep 18, 2019 18:08

Organisations

The 2nd Regional Conference of WISTA Americas

The 2nd Regional Conference of WISTA Americas
l to r: WISTA International president Despina Panayiotou- Theodosiou, Maria Noel Vaeza Regional Director of women’s office...
Sep 10, 2019 7:05

Markets

“K” Line Selected as an Index Component by Dow Jones/RobecoSAM for 9th Consecutive Year

“K” Line Selected as an Index Component by Dow Jones/RobecoSAM  for 9th Consecutive Year
.. “K” Line Selected as an Index Component by Dow Jones/RobecoSAM  for 9th Consecutive Year Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha,...
Sep 18, 2019 13:56

Recent

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC 18-Sep-2019 MAINTENANCE DREDGING AT TERMINAL Dahej, India Maintenance dredging at terminal Wednesday, September 18, 2019, Dahej, India The Gujarat Chemical Port Terminal has announced plans to carry out maintenance dredging for about one day on 24/25 September and then for about...
September 18th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Proto, four-way match, and some?

Proto, four-way match, and some?
. Proto, four-way match, and some? Among the 87 sailors competing in the Mini-Transat La Boulangère 2019, 22 are competing in the prototype category. Though four sailors stand out as firm favourites (François Jambou, Axel Tréhin, Erwan Le Méné and Tanguy Bouroullec), there are also some solid outsiders...
September 18th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Crowley Awards Scholarships to Four Cal Maritime Students

Crowley Awards Scholarships to Four Cal Maritime Students
l to r: Stan Herbert, vice president, student affairs, Cal Maritime; James Kling; Samuel Comerford; Jewel McLain; Jenny Johnson, Crowley; Spencer Hoffman; Susan Opp, provost and vice president for academic affairs, Cal Maritime. Crowley Awards Scholarships to Four Cal Maritime Students (LONG BEACH, Calif.;...
September 18th, 2019 | Academia, Corporate Social Responsibility, Maritime Education and Training, Scholarships | Read More

LR approves innovative ethane transportation solution by Babcock LGE

LR approves innovative ethane transportation solution by Babcock LGE
l tto r: Andrew McKeran, LR’s Commercial Director, awarded Neale Campbell, Babcock’s Managing Director, an AiP for its ecoETHN® solution at Gastech 2019 (Houston, Texas). LR approves innovative ethane transportation solution by Babcock LGE LR presents AiP to Babcock for its ecoETHN® solution at...
September 18th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Technical, Technology | Read More

Contemporary Greek diaspora in the UK and beyond

Contemporary Greek diaspora in the UK and beyond
The London Hellenic Centre Contemporary Greek diaspora in the UK and beyond Thursday 10 October 2019, 18:00-21:00 Hellenic Centre, 16-18 Paddington Str, London WIU 5AS The team of the Greek Diaspora Project at SEESOX (South East European Studies) of the University of Oxford, is pleased and honoured...
September 18th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

“K” Line Selected as an Index Component by Dow Jones/RobecoSAM for 9th Consecutive Year

“K” Line Selected as an Index Component by Dow Jones/RobecoSAM  for 9th Consecutive Year
.. “K” Line Selected as an Index Component by Dow Jones/RobecoSAM  for 9th Consecutive Year Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (“K” Line) has been selected again as an Asia Pacific Index component of the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI), one of the leading global indices for ESG investing (*),...
September 18th, 2019 | Awards, Liner Shipping and Trade, Stock Markets | Read More

Brookes Bell acquires specialist petroleum consultancy Associated Petroleum Consultants Ltd.

Brookes Bell acquires specialist petroleum consultancy Associated Petroleum Consultants Ltd.
Brookes Bell acquires specialist petroleum consultancy Associated Petroleum Consultants Ltd. Brookes Bell, the leading international multi-disciplinary technical and scientific consultancy serving the marine and energy sectors, announces the acquisition of Associated Petroleum Consultants (APC) for...
September 18th, 2019 | Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Mergers and Acquisitions | Read More

Maritime Forecast to 2050: fuel flexibility key to competitiveness in low-carbon shipping future

Maritime Forecast to 2050: fuel flexibility key to competitiveness in low-carbon shipping future
.   Maritime Forecast to 2050: fuel flexibility key to competitiveness in low-carbon shipping future DNV GL: Download the Maritime Forecast to 2050 – 3rd edition Download the Maritime Forecast to 2050 >> The Maritime Forecast 2050 examines the future of the shipping industry in a rapidly...
September 18th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, Markets | Read More

“The Shock of the New and the Human Factor”

“The Shock of the New and the Human Factor”
. Shipping and the Law – Xth Edition “The Shock of the New and the Human Factor” Naples, Maschio Angioino, 9th and 10th October 2019 “Shipping and the Law”, the conference organized by Studio Legale Lauro, this year reaches a major milestone, celebrating its Tenth Edition Anniversary....
September 18th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Legal | Read More

Digital Check and the TALL Group of Companies to host 5th Annual cheque imaging conference

Digital Check and the TALL Group of Companies to host 5th Annual cheque imaging conference
The 5th Annual TALL Cheque Imaging Conference, Stationers’ Hall, London Digital Check and the TALL Group of Companies to host 5th Annual cheque imaging conference Digital Check Corp. and the TALL Group of Companies, together will host their fifth annual conference on the state of cheque imaging and...
September 18th, 2019 | Banking, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

BIO-UV Group unveils BIO-SEA easy-to-fit to meet retrofit market requirements

BIO-UV Group unveils BIO-SEA easy-to-fit to meet retrofit market requirements
Ludovic Rouzel, BWT Contracts Manager, BIO-UV Group BIO-UV Group unveils BIO-SEA easy-to-fit to meet retrofit market requirements BIO-UV Group has unveiled a modified, more compact version of its low flow rate BIO-SEA ballast water treatment system (BWTS) to meet market demand for retrofit...
September 18th, 2019 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday, 18 September 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday, 18 September 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS September 18, 2019 Global Markets Market focus is on the outcome of the FOMC’s two-day policy meeting, which concludes later today. Awaiting the FOMC’s verdict, USTs were firmer across the curve, while the EUR/USD was hovering slightly above the 1.10 handle. Greece In...
September 18th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

SAAM Towage contracts Damen for delivery of tug vessel

SAAM Towage contracts Damen for delivery of tug vessel
  . SAAM Towage contracts Damen for delivery of tug vessel In August 2019 Damen Shipyards Group signed a contract with SAAM Towage for the delivery of an ASD Tug 2813 to SAAM Mexico for operations in the port of Veracruz. This order is the latest milestone in a business relationship spanning several...
September 18th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical | Read More

Marine market emissions reduced with new Wärtsilä 31SG pure gas engine

Marine market emissions reduced with new Wärtsilä 31SG pure gas engine
The highly efficient Wärtsilä 31SG pure gas engine is now available for marine applications. Marine market emissions reduced with new Wärtsilä 31SG pure gas engine Wärtsilä Corporation,  17 September 2019 at 10 pm EEST – The technology group Wärtsilä launches the Wärtsilä 31SG pure...
September 17th, 2019 | Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port news from GAC 17-Sep-2019 REPLACEMENT OF WATER PIPELINE BETWEEN PENG CHAU & SUNSHINE ISLAND Hong Kong UPDATED DREDGING RESTRICTIONS Corpus Christi, United States SAUDI ARAMCO PORTS OPEN DESPITE DRONE ATTACKS Saudi Arabia Replacement of water pipeline between Peng Chau & Sunshine Island Tuesday,...
September 17th, 2019 | Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

LR awards Jiangnan Shipyard AiP for 91,000 m3 VLGC Panda 91T design.

LR awards Jiangnan Shipyard AiP for 91,000 m3 VLGC Panda 91T design.
l to r: Mark Darley, LR’s North Asia President, Hu Keyi, Chief of Global Technology of Jiangnan Shipyard and Rafa Riva, LR’s Area Sales and Marketing manager for Americas.   LR awards Jiangnan Shipyard AiP for 91,000 m3 VLGC Panda 91T design. LR presented AiP to Jiangnan Shipyard (Group) Co.,...
September 17th, 2019 | Awards, Classification Societies, Events, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

IUMI calls for more action to improve cargo theft prevention measures

IUMI calls for more action to improve cargo theft prevention measures
Helle Hammer, IUMI Policy Forum Chair IUMI calls for more action to improve cargo theft prevention measures Today – 17 September – IUMI (the International Union of Marine Insurance) has published a revision of its position paper containing recommendations aimed at improving the prevention of cargo...
September 17th, 2019 | Associations, Marine Insurance | Read More

VAKT expands ecosystem with essDOCS collaboration on NWE barge markets

VAKT expands ecosystem with essDOCS collaboration on NWE barge markets
VAKT expands ecosystem with essDOCS collaboration on NWE barge markets  London, UK & Swieqi, Malta – September 17, 2019: VAKT, the company re-imagining commodity post-trade processing underpinned by blockchain, announces a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with essDOCS, a leading enabler of...
September 17th, 2019 | Trade and Commerce | Read More