East London Printmakers make a marked impession

East London Printmakers make a marked impession

Joanna Pawlowska. East London Printmakers make a marked impression By James Brewer For 10 days in early...
19th Annual Capital Link Invest in Greece Forum in New York

19th Annual Capital Link Invest in Greece Forum in New York

Mrs. Lana Zochiou, Consul, Consulate General of Greece to New York HE Vasilis Philippou, Consul-General...
High and Lows of Port Risk: TT Club provides guidance

High and Lows of Port Risk: TT Club provides guidance

Dorota Jilli The foremost port and cargo handler insurer, TT Club has spoken of the risk factors most...
Defining decarbonisation pathway for shipping – Zero Emission Vessels 2030 study released

Defining decarbonisation pathway for shipping – Zero Emission Vessels 2030 study released

Katherine H. Palmer Lloyd’s Register (LR) and University Maritime Advisory Services (UMAS) have...

East London Printmakers make a marked impession

Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture — December 12, 2017 at 1:06 AM
Joanna Pawlowska. East London Printmakers make a marked impression By James Brewer For 10 days in early December, the map of London – artistically speaking – took on an eastward tilt. A wealth of screen-printing and etching from more than 90 members of East London Printmakers decked the curvatures of the Art Pavilion, Mile End, a glass-fronted, grass-roofed gallery, in the organisation’s annual Festival...

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Marine Insurance

High and Lows of Port Risk: TT Club provides guidance

High and Lows of Port Risk: TT Club provides guidance
Dorota Jilli The foremost port and cargo handler insurer, TT Club has spoken of the risk factors most commonly facing port...
Dec 11, 2017 11:51

Shipmanagement

Security for Costs – a shield or a sword?

Security for Costs – a shield or a sword?
David Manasyan, Solicitor Security for Costs is generally considered a method of protecting a defendant from the risk of...
Dec 11, 2017 11:48

Organisations

Overview – IMO Assembly, 30th session, 27 November to 6 December 2017

Overview – IMO Assembly, 30th session, 27 November to 6 December 2017
A view from the Assembly 11/12/2017 The Assembly adopted strategic plan, including seven newly-identified strategic directions...
Dec 11, 2017 11:43

Markets

19th Annual Capital Link Invest in Greece Forum in New York

19th Annual Capital Link Invest in Greece Forum in New York
Mrs. Lana Zochiou, Consul, Consulate General of Greece to New York HE Vasilis Philippou, Consul-General of the Republic of...
Dec 11, 2017 18:26

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Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  11-Dec-2017 SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS OFF SAI KUNG Hong Kong DAILY NEOPANAMAX VESSEL RESERVATIONS INCREASED Panama Canal, Panama Submarine outfall inspection works off Sai Kung Monday, December 11, 2017, Hong Kong For approximately 3 weeks, submarine outfall inspection...
December 11th, 2017 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Signals of intent put down in Sanya

Signals of intent put down in Sanya
American Laser Radial racer Charlotte Rose USA’s Charlotte Rose put out a strong signal of intent at the 2017 Youth Sailing World Championships in Sanya, China by dominating the day in the Girl’s Laser Radial. Racing in the 40-boat fleet, Rose won both races, sending out a message to the...
December 11th, 2017 | Associations, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Planning can make your Australian wine supply smoother

11 December 2017 – UK retailers looking to secure more supplies of Australian wines will be boosted by the news that volumes are on the increase and the UK remains the biggest market for Australian wine. With increasing interest from China and the USA in this market, UK retailers may need to think...
December 11th, 2017 | Consumers Market, Food and Drink | Read More

African Ports must harness technology for more effective skills and talent development

African Ports must harness technology for more effective skills and talent development
Lwandile Mabuza, Senior Operations Manager for Transnet National Ports Authority’s (TNPA) Port of Durban’s Point and Leisure Precinct, addressing the Tech TOC session at the African Terminal Operators’ Conference (TOC Africa) in Durban on Tuesday, 5 December 2017. [Johannesburg, South Africa,...
December 11th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ports & Terminals | Read More

24th Annual Board of Representatives of the “HELMEPA Junior” Program

24th Annual Board of Representatives of the “HELMEPA Junior” Program
Mr D. Manos, Executive Vice-President of Costamare Shipping Co. SA Twelve children, 5 to 11 years old, from Agia Paraskevi in Thessaloniki, Alexandroupoli, Antiparos, Chios, Corfu, Florina, Gargalianoi in Messinia, Gerakas in Attica, Gournes in Heraklion-Crete, Ioannina, Vagia in Viotia and Volos convened...
December 11th, 2017 | Associations, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Environment | Read More

HRAS News: Statement for Human Rights Day 2017

HRAS News: Statement for Human Rights Day 2017
Today, we celebrate Human Rights Day at the start of a year-long campaign to mark the forthcoming 70thanniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. On 10 December 1948, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. In 1950, the Assembly passed resolution...
December 11th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Associations, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, December 11, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, December 11, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: While November US payrolls surprised to the upside, data on wages were somewhat disappointing. However, on the back of an ongoing improvement...
December 11th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

SHIPSERV launches latest monitoring and analytics tool to enhance supplier relationships

SHIPSERV launches latest monitoring and analytics tool to enhance supplier relationships
Kim Skaarup, Chief Operating Officer, ShipServ Supplier Performance Report provides shipowners and managers with critical data on procurement performance and trends, enabling improved supplier collaboration   LONDON – 11 December 2017: ShipServ, the world’s leading maritime e-procurement platform,...
December 11th, 2017 | Accountancy, Bunkering, Reports, Ship Supplies, Shipmanagement, Stores and Provisions, Technology | Read More

Middle East PSC inspectors given training in indicative Ballast Water Testing

Middle East PSC inspectors given training in indicative Ballast Water Testing
… Inspectors from Saudi Aramco’s Environmental Protection Department have been given guidance on how to verify that ships entering the Kingdom’s ports are discharging ballast waters in accordance with the D1 and D2 ballast water discharge standards. While the Kingdom’s port state control...
December 11th, 2017 | Environment, Maritime Education and Training, Pollution, Regulatory | Read More

Industrial strategy only viable if it tackles skills gap, say employers

Industrial strategy only viable if it tackles skills gap, say employers
… New report reveals lack of diversity in engineering and technical workforce could be fuelling recruitment shortage 81% of businesses surveyed agree that more employers need to provide work experience to help improve the supply of engineers and technicians Just over one in ten (11%) of the...
December 11th, 2017 | Associations, Jobs, Reports | Read More

VOYAGER Money from GNS and Caxton provides secure and cost-effective vessel cash solution

VOYAGER Money from GNS and Caxton provides secure and cost-effective vessel cash solution
New ship payment card optimises cash flow, streamlines account reconciliation, improves security and provides simple pricing, inclusive of all transaction fees. LONDON, December 11, 2017 — GNS, one of the leading providers of maritime solutions, and Caxton FX, a leading payment card and foreign exchange...
December 11th, 2017 | Accountancy, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  09-Dec-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 10-23 DECEMBER 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 10-23 December 2017 Saturday, December 9, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 16 Dec (Sat) – South Africa Day of Reconciliation 16 Dec (Sat)...
December 9th, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Bermuda meets top law firms in Miami

Bermuda meets top law firms in Miami
Hamilton, Miller & Birthisel: From left, Joe Docal, Director of Travel Industry Sales Latin America & the Caribbean, Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau; Michelle Wolfe, Managing Partner, Meritus Trust; Marlon Hill, Partner, Hamilton, Miller & Birthisel; Lydia Dickens, Senior Manager,...
December 9th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

An upwards surge of the BDI but also a fall in the Wets…

An upwards surge of the BDI but also a fall in the Wets…
John N. Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) ended up the day at 1,702 points bringing a ray (?) of hope but also controlled caution as volatility is the name of the game given the messy geopolitics; the Wets on a falling modus… John Faraclas’ daily and weekly market briefing: The BDI was up 23 points...
December 8th, 2017 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

VIMC welcomes Tim Protheroe

VIMC welcomes Tim Protheroe
Tim Protheroe THE VANCOUVER INTERNATIONAL MARITIME CENTRE WELCOMES  TIM PROTHEROE TO VANCOUVER AND GREYSTOKE MARINE MANAGEMENT Protheroe joins Greystoke Team in VancouverVancouver, BC (December 05, 2017) The Vancouver International Maritime Centre (VIMC) is pleased to welcome Tim Protheroe to Greystoke...
December 8th, 2017 | Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  08-Dec-2017 MARINE WORKS INSIDE CAUSEWAY BAY TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong PORT STATUS UPDATE (8 DECEMBER 2017) Yemen NOTICE OF INDUSTRIAL ACTION Port Jackson & Port Botany, Australia HIGH WINDS CLOSE PORT Al Jubail, Saudi Arabia SERVICE BOAT OPERATION PROHIBITED DUE TO WEATHER CONDITIONS Novorossiysk,...
December 8th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Christophe de Margerie completes her first loading at Sabetta and…

Christophe de Margerie completes her first loading at Sabetta and…
Vladimir Putin at Yamal LNG attending Christophe de Margerie‘s first loading Christophe de Margerie completes her first loading at Sabetta and begins her first commercial voyage for Yamal LNG On 8 December 2017, the icebreaking LNG carrier Christophe de Margerie completed her first loading at...
December 8th, 2017 | Events, LNG, News | Read More

Marine environment protection in Southeast Asia gets fresh backing from Norad

Marine environment protection in Southeast Asia gets fresh backing from Norad
A new IMO-Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (Norad) environmental project in Southeast Asia is set to begin, to support seven countries to protect the marine environment from shipping operations. The four-year project will focus on enhancing the countries’ capacity to implement a number...
December 8th, 2017 | Associations, Environment, IMO, Organisations | Read More

ABB opens first ABB Ability™ Collaborative Operation Center in China

ABB opens first ABB Ability™ Collaborative Operation Center in China
ABB has added Shanghai to its global network of ABB Ability™ Collaborative Operation Centers, after formally opening a new facility to coincide with Marintec 2017. The center supports the shipping industry’s journey towards digitalization and ultimately safer and more efficient vessel operations. The...
December 8th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More