Archive for October, 2014

ClassNK Establishes New Renewable Energy Department

ClassNK Establishes New Renewable Energy Department
Noboru Ueda Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK (Chairman and President: Noboru Ueda) has announced the establishment of a new Renewable Energy Department. This new department which began operations on 1 October 2014 will oversee a diverse range of activities related to renewable energy,...
October 1st, 2014 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hellenic Lloyd’s SA meets with major manufacturers and Academia…

Hellenic Lloyd’s SA meets with major manufacturers and Academia…
All the world on stage at Lloyd’s Register Energy Efficiency Solutions Forum held at Aegean Shipping Management On Thursday 25 September Hellenic Lloyd’s SA held the Energy Efficiency Solutions – A holistic view Forum. The event was hosted by Aegean Shipping Management in their auditorium. The...
October 1st, 2014 | Associations, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, Events, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Ice-strengthened research vessel given lifelong Ecospeed protection

Ice-strengthened research vessel given lifelong Ecospeed protection
In August the bow area of the underwater hull  of Royal Research Ship (RRS) James Clark Ross was coated with Ecospeed in Frederikshavn, Denmark. The ship is one of two ice-strengthened research vessels operated by British Antarctic Survey (BAS). The other, RRS Ernest Shackleton has been sailing...
October 1st, 2014 | Arctic Shipping, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

IHS Maritime 360.com weekly – news, video and insight

IHS Maritime 360.com weekly – news, video and insight
‘K’ Line pays $67.7M to resolve US anti-trust allegations Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (‘K’ Line) has agreed to pay $67.7M fine to the United States Department of Justice to settle allegations of anti-trust law violations.Japan’s third biggest shipping company, led by Jiro...
October 1st, 2014 | Press and Media | Read More

‘K’ Line pays $67.7M to resolve US anti-trust allegations

‘K’ Line pays $67.7M to resolve US anti-trust allegations
Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (‘K’ Line) has agreed to pay $67.7M fine to the United States Department of Justice to settle allegations of anti-trust law violations. (source: IHS Maritime 360) Japan’s third biggest shipping company, led by Jiro Asakura, had entered into a plea agreement and...
October 1st, 2014 | Accountancy, Claims, Liner Shipping and Trade, Organisations, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipmanagement | Read More

Inland Ports elect Hans-Peter Hadorn as new EFIP President

Inland Ports elect Hans-Peter Hadorn as new EFIP President
Hans-Peter Hadorn Brussels,  01 October 2014 – The European Federation of Inland Ports (EFIP) has elected Hans-Peter Hadorn, the CEO of Port of Switzerland (Basel) as its new President. He succeeds Jean-Louis Jérôme, Director of the Port of Strasbourg, who had held the presidency since 2012. EFIP...
October 1st, 2014 | Associations, Canals, Company Profiles, HR, Inland Waterways, News, People and Places, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

David Kellett To Be Awarded ISAF Beppe Croce Trophy

David Kellett To Be Awarded ISAF Beppe Croce Trophy
David Kellett David Kellett (AUS) is to be awarded the ISAF Beppe Croce Trophy which honours an individual for their outstanding voluntary contribution to the sport of sailing. The ISAF Beppe Croce Trophy, first presented in 1988 in memory of Beppe Croce, the ISAF President from 1969 to 1986, will be...
October 1st, 2014 | Associations, Awards, Clubs, Events, News, People and Places, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More