County Cork Lusitania anniversary conference to welcome Maritime Labour Convention to Ireland

County Cork Lusitania anniversary conference to welcome Maritime Labour Convention to Ireland

The ITF HQ’s in London 24 April 2015 – For your diary: On the occasion of the Lusitania sinking...
Double French gold in Paralympic events

Double French gold in Paralympic events

Saturday 25 April 2015 - Issued on behalf of ISAF Sailing World Cup - France’s Damien Seguin,...
Black Tears Project comes to London…

Black Tears Project comes to London…

Alejandra Corral (Kuska) with Black Tears Project tapestry. Black Tears Project comes to London, weaving...
The Market and Geopolitics: expect the unexpected…

The Market and Geopolitics: expect the unexpected…

John Faraclas Our seventeenth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices...

Enthusiastic crowd at private view evening hails photographer Kitsa Angelakos…

Art and auctions, Paintings and Sculpture, Photography — April 25, 2015 at 11:46 PM
Kitsa Angelakos and husband Anargyros Skinitis with her prints Waves II and Subconscious Series 5 in background.   Enthusiastic crowd at private view evening hails photographer Kitsa Angelakos for her exhibition Searching Within at Old Brompton Gallery, By James Brewer My passion is the sea and cargoships, and that is where I go for inspiration, says photographer Kitsa Angelakos. It was that unremitting...

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Marine Insurance

Black Tears Project comes to London…

Black Tears Project comes to London…
Alejandra Corral (Kuska) with Black Tears Project tapestry. Black Tears Project comes to London, weaving message of defiance...
Apr 25, 2015 6:42

Shipmanagement

FUGRO announces technical workshop program for offshore technology conference

FUGRO announces technical workshop program for offshore technology conference
Reservations are now open for Fugro’s program of technical workshops during the upcoming Offshore Technology Conference, May...
Apr 24, 2015 18:45

Organisations

County Cork Lusitania anniversary conference to welcome Maritime Labour Convention to Ireland

County Cork Lusitania anniversary conference to welcome Maritime Labour Convention to Ireland
The ITF HQ’s in London 24 April 2015 – For your diary: On the occasion of the Lusitania sinking centenary, the...
Apr 25, 2015 19:52

Markets

The Market and Geopolitics: expect the unexpected…

The Market and Geopolitics: expect the unexpected…
John Faraclas Our seventeenth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics...
Apr 24, 2015 19:35

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Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
WORLDWIDE – WORLD HOLIDAYS: 26 APRIL-9 MAY 2015 World Holidays: 26 April-9 May 2015 COUNTRY: Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following:Mon 27 Apr – Freedom Day (South Africa) Fri 1 May – Labour Day / May Day Fri...
April 25th, 2015 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Embed Codes – LIVE Hyères Medal Races – Sunday 26 April

Embed Codes – LIVE Hyères Medal Races – Sunday 26 April
Saturday 25 April 2015 - Issued on behalf of ISAF Sailing World Cup - From 11:00 CEST to 16:50 CEST (09:00 UTC to 14:50 UTC) on Sunday 26 April, live Medal Races from ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyères will be broadcast worldwide on YouTube as well as on ESPN3 in the USA. The world’s top sailors...
April 25th, 2015 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

County Cork Lusitania anniversary conference to welcome Maritime Labour Convention to Ireland

County Cork Lusitania anniversary conference to welcome Maritime Labour Convention to Ireland
The ITF HQ’s in London For your diary: On the occasion of the Lusitania sinking centenary, the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) and Siptu (Services, Industrial, Professional and Technical Union) will hold a one day conference at the National Maritime College of Ireland (www.nmci.ie),...
April 24th, 2015 | ITF, Labour Disputes | Read More

Ups, downs and unpredictability in Hyères

Ups, downs and unpredictability in Hyères
Friday 24 April 2015 - Issued on behalf of ISAF Sailing World Cup - The new ISAF Sailing World Cup format of 40 boats per fleet is stirring up exceptional competition in Hyères following another day of ups, downs and unpredictability. Close, tactical racing with minimal separations across the ten...
April 24th, 2015 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

It’s all systems go for the Port of Ngqura’s automated mooring system

It’s all systems go for the Port of Ngqura’s automated mooring system
Port Elizabeth – 24 April 2015 – The automated mooring system at the Port of Ngqura in South Africa’s east coast is poised to improve port efficiency and safety, cementing the deep water port’s position as a leading transshipment hub for the Sub-Saharan region. The system comprises 26...
April 24th, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Precondition for lock entry April 24, 2015, Germany, Kiel Canal The Kiel Canal authorities have announced that due to limited lock capacity it will be mandatory to check efficiency of vessels’ manoeuvrebility and astern operation before entering Kiel-Canal locks, either from Elbe River or Kiel-Fjord. The...
April 24th, 2015 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Strikes | Read More

IBIA underlines strong Singapore ties and calls for greater use of latest ISO specs

IBIA underlines strong Singapore ties and calls for greater use of latest ISO specs
The special relationship that the International Bunker Industry Association (IBIA) enjoys with Singapore’s Maritime & Port Authority (MPA) was underlined at the annual IBIA Asia dinner last night (23 April). Singapore is a signatory to IBIA’s Port Charter designed to raise bunkering standards...
April 24th, 2015 | Bunkering, Company Profiles | Read More

HELMEPA’s new Environmental Campaign at Kavala under the auspices of the Municipality

HELMEPA’s new Environmental Campaign at Kavala under the auspices of the Municipality
Mr. Dimitris Lemonidis, General Secretary of the Board of Directors of HELMEPA The city of Kavala is the second stop of HELMEPA’s “Educational Community and Public Awareness Campaign on the Marine Environment, Shipping and Sciences”, which continues across Greece with the financial support of Lloyd’s...
April 24th, 2015 | Charity, Climate, Clubs, Communication, Corporate Social Responsibility, Education and Training, Emissions, Environment, Health and Safety, Holidays, News, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

Join the the Ship Efficiency Winners’ Hall of Fame!

Join the the Ship Efficiency Winners’ Hall of Fame!
COULD YOU BE ONE OF THIS YEAR’S FINALISTS? NOMINATE NOW Energy Efficiency Solution Award An award for the technology that has made a remarkable contribution to energy efficiency in shipping operations. SPONSORSHIP AVAILABLE Environmental Technology Award An...
April 24th, 2015 | Associations, Awards, Environment | Read More

EU Mediterranean Crisis Summit ‘Appears to Fall Short’, says Merchant Shipping Industry

EU Mediterranean Crisis Summit ‘Appears to Fall Short’, says Merchant Shipping Industry
Patrick Verhoeven The merchant shipping industry – which in the past 16 months participated in almost 1,000 migrant rescue operations in the Mediterranean – welcomes the decision by EU leaders to triple resources of the Triton operation. The shipping sector similarly supports the commitment of EU...
April 24th, 2015 | Associations, Corporate Social Responsibility, Health and Safety, Immigration, Safety and Security | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, April 24, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, April 24, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GREECE: Speaking to reporters after the conclusion of a meeting held with Greece’s Prime Minister on the sidelines of an emergency EU Summit on migration...
April 24th, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Vitaly Klyuev meets with maritime officials of Singapore

Vitaly Klyuev meets with maritime officials of Singapore
The Russian candidate for the post of IMO Secretary-General Vitaly Klyuev has held several official meetings with the maritime officials of Singapore, including Minister of Transport of Singapore Mr. Lui Tuck Yew, Permanent Secretary Mr. Pang Kin Keong and Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA)...
April 24th, 2015 | IMO, Organisations, Politics and Government | Read More

CLIA Europe highlights importance of cruising to Adriatic Region

CLIA Europe highlights importance of cruising to Adriatic Region
Kerry Anastassiadis, CEO, Celestyal Cruises Further dialogue among stakeholders needed to overcome hurdles to growth  Brussels, 24 April 2015 – CLIA Europe, the association representing the cruise industry in Europe, is represented at this year’s Adriatic Sea Forum, taking place on 23-24 April...
April 24th, 2015 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Events, Exhibitions, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Person Profiles, Tourism | Read More

IMO – domestic ferry safety conference opens

IMO – domestic ferry safety conference opens
IMO’s SG Koji Sekimizu opens the conference 24/04/2015 IMO Secretary-General Sekimizu has opened the Conference on the enhancement of safety of ships carrying passengers on non-international voyages, being held in Manila, the Philippines (24 April), saying ferry passengers expect and deserve...
April 24th, 2015 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Health and Safety, IMO, Politics and Government, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

Spanish ferry operator enrolls in AkzoNobel carbon credits program

Spanish ferry operator enrolls in AkzoNobel carbon credits program
The “Martin i Soler” Leading Spanish ferry operator Baleària has signed up to AkzoNobel’s landmark carbon credits program. The company has enrolled its passenger ferry Martin i Soler into the scheme, which financially rewards ship owners by enabling them to generate income in the form...
April 24th, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ship Conversions, Stores and Provisions, Technology | Read More

Listing of Vistin Pharma ASA at Oslo Bør

Listing of Vistin Pharma ASA at Oslo Bør
Applied date: 23/04/2015 Ticker: VISTIN   Vistin Pharma is a leading producer and supplier of active pharmaceutical ingredients (API), used in medications for diabetes and pain relief, and in cough medicine, and a contract manufacturer (CMO) of finished dose tablets. The company’s...
April 24th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Markets, Medical, Stock Markets | Read More

Don’t miss out at the Singapore Yacht Show

Don’t miss out at the Singapore Yacht Show
Dufour Yachts – exclusive Singapore Yacht Show offer Singapore Yacht Show exhibitor Dufour Yachts is presenting the Dufour 500 for her Asian debut here at this year’s Show. An incarnation of French chic, the Grand Large 500 has won many awards, including, most recently:...
April 24th, 2015 | Associations, Marinas, Sailing, Yachting | Read More

RINA Events Call for Papers April 2015 Issue

RINA Events Call for Papers April 2015 Issue
RINA 2015 Event Programme - Call for Papers Marine Design November 2015 Call for Papers – Abstract Deadline 3 May 2015Marine Design 2015 will return to provide a forum for reporting and discussing Marine Design practice and technical innovation, including Human Systems Integration.Pacific...
April 23rd, 2015 | Associations, Energy, Maritime Education and Training, RINA (Royal Institution of Naval Architects, Technology | Read More

Clyde & Co Shipping Newsletter – April 2015

Clyde & Co Shipping Newsletter – April 2015
To access the PDF version of the newsletter, please click here. Written by legal experts, Clyde & Co’s Shipping Newsletter is a regular publication which reports on recent legal developments and issues of general interest to the marine sector. In this issue: THE “ADVENTURE”...
April 23rd, 2015 | Legal, Marine Insurance, Reports | Read More