Archive for October, 2014

White Paper – Dynamic and Systemic Execution of Leadership fit for Time of Change

White Paper – Dynamic and Systemic Execution of Leadership fit for Time of Change
Helle Gleie ITOLEAD Consulting Group has after 3 years of work released a White Paper describing why it is relevant and how it is possible, to execute leadership, control and risk manage in a dynamic and systemic way, which fits Time of Change. The White Paper describes the thinking behind the method...
October 29th, 2014 | Communication, Education and Training, HR | Read More

Going Global, subsea vision grows compact Cougar fleet

Going Global, subsea vision grows compact Cougar fleet
Aiming at the global FPSO market, Subsea Vision has added another Saab Seaeye Cougar XT Compact to its ROV fleet. The compact concept is especially suited for working in strong currents and where the spread of equipment is small enough to need little deck space. The addition to their fleet follows expanded...
October 29th, 2014 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä to supply highly efficient integrated propulsion and ship design

Wärtsilä to supply highly efficient integrated propulsion and ship design
The new anchor handling offshore support vessel designed by Wärtsilä, and which is to be equipped with a Wärtsilä integrated propulsion system. Wärtsilä to supply highly efficient integrated propulsion and ship design for two offshore support vessels Wärtsilä Corporation, 29 October 2014 at...
October 29th, 2014 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (29 October 2014)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (29 October 2014)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Tracking gains in Wall Street overnight, the majority of Asian and European stock markets moved broadly higher earlier on Wednesday, on...
October 29th, 2014 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Stock Markets | Read More

Blue MBA appoints Reynir Gislason as Ambassador to champion maritime business strategy…

Blue MBA appoints Reynir Gislason as Ambassador to champion maritime business strategy…
Reynir Gislason Blue MBA appoints Reynir Gislason as Ambassador to champion the renowned maritime business strategy course in the Latin American region Senior maritime executive Reynir Gislason is to become the first Latin American Ambassador for the world-renowned Blue MBA – the Executive MBA in Shipping...
October 29th, 2014 | Academia, Events, HR, Maritime Education and Training, News, People and Places, Person Profiles, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

The Trumpet – the weekly newsletter from VesselsValue.com

The Trumpet – the weekly newsletter from VesselsValue.com
Wednesday 29 October 2014 Generating 300, 000 valuations a year and rising. Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. In this week’s Trumpet: VV in the press: Korean Shipping Gazette VVQ: Ton Mile Demand Seasure’s Demolition Report VV on Twitter and...
October 29th, 2014 | Chartering, HR, Press and Media, Reports, Sales and Purchases | Read More

ClassNK Issues World’s First EEDI Certification for Air Lubrication System Fitted Vessel

ClassNK Issues World’s First EEDI Certification for  Air Lubrication System Fitted Vessel
Noboru Ueda Tokyo – Leading classification society (Chairman and President: Noboru Ueda) has completed the EEDI appraisal of Harvest Frost, the world’s first post-panamax bulk carrier fitted with the Mitsubishi Air Lubrication System (MALS). The HarvestFrost was constructed by Oshima Shipbuilding...
October 29th, 2014 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

GAC EnvironHull starts green hull cleaning operations in Oman

GAC EnvironHull starts green hull cleaning operations in Oman
Sohar fifth port to offer innovative HullWiper system   Sohar, Oman – October 29th, 2014: Oman’s Ministry of Environment and Climate Affairs has granted GAC EnvironHull permission to conduct underwater hull cleaning operations using the brush-and-diver-free HullWiper system at the port of Sohar,...
October 29th, 2014 | Environment, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

DNV GL Container Ship Update | Issue 01 – 2014

DNV GL Container Ship Update | Issue 01 – 2014
Please find herebelow the link to DNV GL’s customer magazine for the container shipping  industry – Container Ship Update – Issue 01.2014, with the following contents: Development of large container ships – what are the limits? Will the Suez Canal limit the size of ULCS? Hull optimisation...
October 29th, 2014 | Container shipping, Containers, Press and Media, Reports | Read More

IMB notes concern over small tanker attacks in SE Asia

IMB notes concern over small tanker attacks in SE Asia
Pottengal Mukundan. London, 29 October 2014 – While pirate attacks on the world’s seas have fallen for the third consecutive  year, small tanker hijacks by armed gangs are escalating in Southeast Asia, reveals the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) International Maritime Bureau (IMB) in its...
October 29th, 2014 | Associations, Bribery and Corruption, Corruption, HR, Maritime Fraud, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Reports, Safety and Security, Sanctions, Seizures | Read More

London Boat Show – a world of adventure, pioneers and innovation

London Boat Show – a world of adventure, pioneers and innovation
Begin your own journey of discovery at the 2015 London Boat Show.  Taking place from 9 – 18 January 2015, this world-renowned event is where adventure starts, pioneers meet and innovation shines.  Immerse yourself in the elements and explore a world of boating, brand new craft being unveiled...
October 28th, 2014 | Associations, Marinas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Sailing, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Sports, Technical, Technology, Yachting | Read More

Institute of Export turns its spotlight on trade with the Nordic nations

Institute of Export turns its spotlight on trade with the Nordic nations
Martin Williams An introduction to the Nordic region – Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden – is being offered to businesses by the Institute of Export, with an afternoon seminar in London on Wednesday November 12. The Institute says: “These countries may have a combined population of less than...
October 28th, 2014 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Taylor & Francis and IMarEST launch new publishing partnership

Taylor & Francis and IMarEST launch new publishing partnership
Taylor & Francis Group and IMarEST (Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology) are pleased to announce a new publishing partnership for 2015. Beginning in January, Taylor & Francis will publish and distribute IMarEST’s highly regarded journals: Journal of Marine Engineering...
October 28th, 2014 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Fugro surveys major submarine cable route

Fugro surveys major submarine cable route
Fugro has recently started a cable route survey for AAE-1, one of the largest submarine cable systems to be constructed in the last decade. Fugro is providing offshore geophysical and geotechnical operations, charting and reporting to support the design and installation of the telecommunications cable....
October 28th, 2014 | IT and Communications, Technical, Technology | Read More

Thermo King advances temperature control technology through revolutionary solutions introduced at Intermodal Europe

Thermo King advances temperature control technology through revolutionary solutions introduced at Intermodal Europe
Visit stand B10 to learn about new technology concept for intermodal, the industry’s first proactive controlled atmosphere solution and our commitment to reduce greenhouse gas footprint during intermodal transportation. WHAT: When transporting perishable or temperature-sensitive products, temperature...
October 28th, 2014 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Development of large container ships – what are the limits?

Development of large container ships – what are the limits?
Economies of scale are the most important factor for container ships in service and the development of new designs. The transportation rate per TEU has driven the trend towards larger vessels and has particularly contributed to the great success of post-Panamax vessels. Today, post-Panamax container...
October 28th, 2014 | Canals, Container shipping, Technical | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Construction of Tuen Mun-Chek Lap Kok Link  October 28, 2014, Hong Kong, Hong Kong  For approximately 12 months, marine works involving reclamation, diving, tunnel construction and seawall construction will be carried out within the area bounded by straight lines joining the following co-ordinates...
October 28th, 2014 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Investing EU funds for a sustainable and efficient European logistics network…

Investing EU funds for a sustainable and efficient European logistics network: the Mediterranean port alternative EU funding for logistics and transport must go to sustainable and scalable solutions. In this respect, the Mediterranean region should play a key role in building the present and future of...
October 28th, 2014 | Banking, Finance, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Tianchen selects AVEVA E3D to optimise design processes

Leading Chinese chemical engineering firm migrates to AVEVA’s most advanced 3D design software Shanghai, China – 28 October 2014: AVEVA today announced that Tianchen, one of China’s largest engineering contractors serving the chemical processing industry, has selected AVEVA Everything3D (AVEVA...
October 28th, 2014 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

One week until 2014 ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Awards

One week until 2014 ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Awards
27 October 2014 – Issued on behalf of ISAF – The 2014 ISAF Rolex World Sailors of the Year Awards will be held in one week’s time at a glittering awards ceremony in Palma de Mallorca, Spain. After an exciting year of sailing across multiple disciplines of the sport, five male and three...
October 28th, 2014 | Awards, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Minister Lui Tuck Yew Formally Launched SGMF

Minister Lui Tuck Yew Formally Launched SGMF
SGMF Global Launch The Society for Gas as a Marine Fuel (SGMF) was formally launched by Minister Lui  Tuck Yew on Wednesday 15th October 2014 in conjunction with the Singapore International Bunkering Conference and Exhibition (SIBCON) 2014. 1, 600 delegates  from over 50 countries attended the event’s...
October 28th, 2014 | Associations, Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

London company market income from overseas rises 10%

London company market income from overseas rises 10%
New IUA research underlines international nature of business models The overall intellectual and economic premium total for the London company market in 2013 was £24.276bn, a new report by the International Underwriting Association has revealed. The figure is up by 0.2% on the 2012 amount of £24.225bn...
October 28th, 2014 | Associations, Insurance and Reinsurance, IUA, Reports | Read More

IUA research highlights London Market concerns

IUA research highlights London Market concerns
Dave Matcham The London Market must remain vigilant in representing its interests to government and regulators, new research by the International Underwriting Association has found. There is a common belief amongst companies and brokers that the market needs to be fully engaged with officials to influence...
October 28th, 2014 | Associations, Insurance and Reinsurance, IUA | Read More

SPNL event focuses on new generation of young professionals and communication technology

SPNL event focuses on new generation of young professionals and communication technology
Sebastian Moore CEO of SETEL Gearbulk (UK) Ltd (the world’s largest operator of open hatch gantry crane handy size ships) presented on their Graduate Training Programme (for the recent graduates who have started their lives as young shipping professionals, being the new generation of young shipping...
October 28th, 2014 | Associations, Banking, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, HR | Read More

Taylor & Francis and IMarEST launch new publishing partnership

Taylor & Francis and IMarEST launch new publishing partnership
David Loosley Taylor & Francis Group and IMarEST (Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology) are pleased to announce a new publishing partnership for 2015. Beginning in January, Taylor & Francis will publish and distribute IMarEST’s highly regarded journals: Journal of Marine...
October 28th, 2014 | Associations, Books, Company Profiles, HR, IMarEST, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Press and Media, Reports, Technical, Technology | Read More