Archive for May, 2015

Willard Marine to present at high speed boat operations forum in Portugal

Willard Marine to present at high speed boat operations forum in Portugal
Bob Beck Anaheim, Calif. – May 1, 2015 – (Marine NewsWire) Willard Marine, a leading manufacturer of aluminum and fiberglass commercial and military boats, will present at the High Speed Boat Operations (HSBO) Forum in Lisbon, Portugal, next week. The HSBO Forum gathers professionals from around...
May 1st, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Port operations unaffected by airstrikes May 01, 2015, Yemen, Saleef Operations at the port of Saleef are continuing as normal, unaffected by airstrikes on a military base in the region yesterday (30 April). The military base is far from the port. Saleef port still running as normal at Security Level...
May 1st, 2015 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Strikes | Read More

ABPmer’s metocean service extends to Baltic Sea

ABPmer’s metocean service extends to Baltic Sea
Image copyright ABPmer ABPmer, a recognised provider of metocean information to the offshore sector, has extended its SEASTATES service to include the Baltic Sea. As with their SEASTATES service for other regions, the Baltic forecast combines meteorological data with high resolution wave models and is...
May 1st, 2015 | Associations, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Environment, Weather | Read More

Shipping Industry faces major dilemma on Ballast Water Management

Shipping Industry faces major dilemma on Ballast Water Management
The Round Table (RT) of International Shipping Organisations (comprising BIMCO, the International Chamber of Shipping, Intercargo and INTERTANKO) is deeply concerned if the international convention to regulate ships’ ballast water comes into force in the near future without a realistic implementation...
May 1st, 2015 | Associations, BIMCO, Environment, Intercargo, International Chamber of Shipping, Intertanko, Pollution | Read More

Sailors’ Society marathon runners raise £25k for seafarers

Sailors’ Society marathon runners raise £25k for seafarers
Ian Offland, Director – Fleet operations for Swire, was part of the 17 strong Sailors’ Society London Marathon team Sailors’ Society marathon runners raise £25k for seafarers in need Running team drawn from across the industry, including Sailors’ Society’s port chaplain, Riva dos Santos Sailors’...
May 1st, 2015 | Associations, Charity, Clubs, Events, HR, Sports | Read More

Sea Where NAMEPA is Going to Save Our Seas

Sea Where NAMEPA is Going to Save Our Seas
Tuesday,  May 5 Presentation at University of New Hampshire’s Marine Docent Meeting, Durham, NH Tuesday,  May 5 Speaker at Mare Forum 2015, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands CLICK HERE for more information Thursday – Friday,  May 7-8 “Safety at Sea” Presentation for the Nautical...
May 1st, 2015 | Associations, Environment, HR, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

Individual RINA – LR Maritime Safety Award presented to Tom Allan

Dr. Tom Allan and Mr. Bruce S. Rosenblatt (President of RINA). The individual Maritime Safety Award for 2014, given jointly by the Royal Institution of Naval Architects and Lloyd’s Register, has been presented to Tom Allan, in recognition of his work at the International Maritime Organization and elsewhere...
May 1st, 2015 | Associations, Awards, Company Profiles, Health and Safety, HR, Person Profiles, RINA (Royal Institution of Naval Architects, Safety and Security | Read More

RINA – LR Maritime Safety Award recognises RCCL

Captain Patrik Dahlgren (Vice President, Marine Technical Operations) and Mr. Clayton Van Welter (Chief Officer Safety) of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd with Mr. Tom Boardley, Marine Director of Lloyd’s Register. The Maritime Safety Award for 2014, given jointly by the Royal Institution of Naval Architects...
May 1st, 2015 | Associations, Awards, Classification Societies, HR, RINA (Royal Institution of Naval Architects, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

2014 Maritime Innovation Award for Subsea Industries

Manuel Hof (Production Executive, Subsea Industries) and Sarah Kenny (MD of QinetiQ Maritime). The 2014 Maritime Innovation Award, given jointly by the Royal Institution of Naval Architects and QinetiQ, has been presented to Subsea Industries for the product Ecolock. The Maritime Innovation Award is...
May 1st, 2015 | Associations, Awards, HR, RINA (Royal Institution of Naval Architects, Technical, Technology | Read More

Implementation of new revenue recognition accounting standards set to be delayed

Implementation of new revenue recognition accounting standards set to be delayed
David Chopping Proposals to push back by 12 months the implementation dates for new international accounting standards covering revenue recognition will have implications for many companies, including those in the shipping industry. On 28 April, the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) tentatively...
May 1st, 2015 | Accountancy, Legal, Regulatory | Read More

CHIOS MARINE CLUB – announcement for CHRISTOFOROS MEROUSIS

CHIOS MARINE CLUB – announcement for CHRISTOFOROS MEROUSIS
Christoforos Merousis Dear members and friends of Chios Marine Club, We would like to inform you about the success of the marathon-runner Christoforos Merousis: Our compatriot excelled once again at the ‘Hamburg Marathon’ on Sunday 26 April 2015. Merousis set his new personal record and showed...
May 1st, 2015 | Associations, Clubs, HR, People and Places, Sports | Read More

IMCA’S CMID: applications for IIMS accredited vessel inspectors opens

IMCA’S CMID: applications for IIMS accredited vessel inspectors opens
Mike Schwarz of IIMS, Hilary Excell of MSA, and Chris Baldwin of IMCA Today (1 May 2015) is a significant date for both the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) and the International Institute of Marine Surveying (IIMS), for it sees the website going live through which those wishing to...
May 1st, 2015 | Associations, News, Regulatory | Read More