Archive for November, 2016

GE Showcases Innovative and Efficient Solutions for International Workboat Show

GE Showcases Innovative and Efficient Solutions for International Workboat Show
GET_Marine_V250   GE Built Leading-Edge Emission Reduction Technology into Its Marine Diesel Engine, Providing the Marine Industry with a Simple Solution to Meet the New Global Standards Digital Software Analytics Helps Marine Industry Achieve Data-Driven Efficiency GE Deepens Its Commitment towards...
November 30th, 2016 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  30-Nov-2016 REVISED TARIFF EFFECTIVE FROM JANUARY Dubai, United Arab Emirates SAFETY AND VIGILANCE DURING FESTIVE SEASONS Singapore Revised tariff effective from January Wednesday, November 30, 2016, Dubai, United Arab Emirates DP World has revised their tariff for Jebel Ali...
November 30th, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

Miraejet Co. Ltd. launches Damen Fast Ferry 4010 JET in Busan

Miraejet Co. Ltd. launches Damen Fast Ferry 4010 JET in Busan
Damen Fast Ferry 4010 Nina Six fast ferries delivered to the Republic of Korea in five years Miraejet Co. Ltd. named its Damen Fast Ferry 4010 JET MV Nina at an official launching ceremony held at the Busan International Ferry Terminal in the Republic of Korea on October 6th. Nina was named after one...
November 30th, 2016 | Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

GE Deepens Its Commitment towards Efficient Maritime Operations by Reinvesting in Its State-of-the-Art DP School

GE Deepens Its Commitment towards Efficient Maritime Operations by Reinvesting in Its State-of-the-Art DP School
DP Workstation The Reinvestment in the Facility Will Provide Better Customer Experience and Hands-on Learning Opportunities The Facility Will Expand Its Current DP Training Capability to Provide Wider Scope of Marine Operations The School Has Recently Obtained Nautical Institute’s Accreditation to...
November 30th, 2016 | Academia, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Technical, Technology | Read More

Navigation Assessments – a guide to best practice

Navigation Assessments – a guide to best practice
Navigation Assessments – a guide to best practice published by The Nautical Institute 30.11.16 – Many maritime incidents could have been prevented by the use of a navigation assessment. The way that an assessment should be conducted to the best advantage of ship operator and crew alike is the...
November 30th, 2016 | Books, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, Safety and Security, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Hampshire’s Steve Mason joins round-the-world powerboat record attempt

Hampshire’s Steve Mason joins round-the-world powerboat record attempt
Steve Mason Hampshire’s Steve Mason (65) is realising his record-breaking ambitions by joining the crew of Team Britannia, the round-the-world powerboat record attempt. The electrical engineer, who was born in Gosport, will join the round-the-world powerboat, which hopes to cut up to seven days off...
November 30th, 2016 | Associations, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

MTM Ship Management extends its commitment to NSSLGlobal VSAT

MTM Ship Management extends its commitment to NSSLGlobal VSAT
VSAT contract expansion with managed crew service enhances long-standing relationship 30 November 2016 – MTM Ship Management Pte Ltd (MTMSM), an international ship management company specialising in product and chemical tankers, bulk carriers and container ships, has expanded its relationship...
November 30th, 2016 | IT and Communications | Read More

Markets losing steam amid Geopolitics’ chaos

Markets losing steam amid Geopolitics’ chaos
John Faraclas Uncertainty rules the Markets and Geopolitics are creating a situation of no return. The World is about to change in its entirety and this is  a  f a c t !!!  The daily briefing by John Faraclas: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) is losing its “momentum”; there isn’t any strength whatsoever....
November 30th, 2016 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (Wednesday, November 30, 2016)

Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (Wednesday, November 30, 2016)
Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (Wednesday, November 30, 2016) Greece: January – October 2016 State Budget Execution and September 2016 General Government Arrears According to the final State Budget Execution data for January – September 2016, the budget balance recorded...
November 30th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Wealth Letter from The Wealth Forums 30 Nov. 2016

Daily Wealth Letter from The Wealth Forums 30 Nov. 2016
Richard Moir, The Wealth Forums CEO Daily Wealth Letter a daily synopsis of the wealth news that’s most relevant, timely and dependable Compiled and edited by Ian Brodie of The Wealth Forums (www.thewealthforums.com) NUMBER 346  WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2016 London keeps its rich allure Brexit may...
November 30th, 2016 | News, Reports | Read More

Newsalert from Oslo Børs: Circular 2/2016

Newsalert from Oslo Børs: Circular 2/2016
Amendments to Member and Trading Rules for Oslo Børs and Merkur Market For: Members of Oslo Børs, Oslo Axess and Merkur Market Date: 30/11/2016 Circular 2/2016 All circulars from Oslo Børs
November 30th, 2016 | Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, November 30, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, November 30, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Awaiting the outcome of the OPEC meeting and ahead of key data releases today, major currency pairs were range-bound in early European...
November 30th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Energy, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Belarus joins IMO

Belarus joins IMO
30/11/2016  – The Republic of Belarus has become the latest Member of IMO, following the deposit of an instrument of acceptance of the Convention on the International Maritime Organization with the Secretary-General of the United Nations on 29 November 2016. With the acceptance of the Convention...
November 30th, 2016 | IMO, Organisations | Read More

The European Tourism Industry welcomes the designation of 2018 as EU-China Year of Tourism

The European Tourism Industry welcomes the designation of 2018 as EU-China Year of Tourism
Marco Digioia The Network for the European Private Sector in Tourism, which gathers the main travel and tourism trade associations in Europe, sees the designation of 2018 as EU-China Tourism Year as a unique opportunity to increase mutual travel trade between the two regions and stresses the need for...
November 30th, 2016 | Maritime Tourism, Tourism | Read More

IMarEST’s Engine as a weapon international symposium 2017…

IMarEST’s Engine as a weapon international symposium 2017…
Cdr Ian Hassall RN IMarEST’s ENGINE AS A WEAPON INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM: CALL FOR PAPERS, THEME AND FIRST MAJOR SPONSOR ANNOUNCED The challenge of total ship integration across the platform, combat and air boundaries, together with the reality of operating and maintaining these complex systems at sea...
November 30th, 2016 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IMarEST, Military, Technical, Technology | Read More

BraemarSA favours traditional training to counter the over-reliance on technology

BraemarSA favours traditional training to counter the over-reliance on technology
Graeme Temple Addressing delegates at the 4th Asian Marine Insurance Conference, BraemarSA’s Far-East Regional Director, Graeme Temple spoke of the root causes of machinery damage, citing a lack of focus on traditional training as a major concern. Speaking at the conference, Mr Temple said: “The...
November 30th, 2016 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Safety and Security | Read More

London Insurance companies identify four BREXIT priorities

London Insurance companies identify four BREXIT priorities
Dave Matcham Four detailed priorities from Brexit negotiations have been identified by companies in the London insurance market. The objectives, issued by the International Underwriting Association (IUA), outline arrangements that will help the city maintain its position as the largest global centre...
November 30th, 2016 | HR, Insurance and Reinsurance, IUA, Marine Insurance | Read More

Propeller repairs increase as winter approaches

Propeller repairs increase as winter approaches
A Hydrex diver bending propeller blades back in to shape Hydrex Underwater Technology has registered an increase in the number of vessels experiencing propeller damage. Dave Bleyenberg, Hydrex Production Executive, explained: “While winter months usually result in an increase in propeller repairs,...
November 30th, 2016 | Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Douglas Owen appointed Secretary General of Bureau International des Containers

Douglas Owen appointed Secretary General of Bureau International des Containers
Douglas Owen Douglas Owen has been appointed Secretary General of the Bureau International des Containers (BIC) following almost four years of service at the organization.   With more than 20 years of experience in the maritime transportation industry, Douglas Owen joined the BIC as Deputy Secretary...
November 30th, 2016 | Associations, Containers, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

Market and Geopolitics plot thickens…

Market and Geopolitics plot thickens…
John Faraclas The situation both in the Markets and Geopolitics very soon will get off-hand… John Faraclas’ daily report: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed 18 points higher than yesterday at 1,202; a ray of hope or thickening of the plot…? Time will tell, but one thing is for sure: things are getting...
November 29th, 2016 | Breaking News, Energy, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

AdvanTec Global Innovations strengthens Marketing and Product nanagement teams

AdvanTec Global Innovations strengthens Marketing and Product nanagement teams
Charlie Moore LANGLEY, BRITISH COLUMBIA – Nov. 29, 2016 – (Marine NewsWire) AdvanTec Global Innovations, parent to the Diamond Sea Glaze, Steelhead Marine, Pacific Coast Marine and Freeman Marine Equipment brands, today announced the following business development appointment that will enhance...
November 29th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  29-Nov-2016 STOP WORK MEETING Bunbury, Australia NEW TOWAGE RATES FROM 6 DECEMBER Esperance & Bunbury, Australia DREDGING AT PERMANENT AVIATION FUEL FACILITY, TUEN MUN Hong Kong CONSTRUCTION & UPGRADING OF BARGE JETTY AT PULAU SEBAROK Singapore Stop work meeting Tuesday,...
November 29th, 2016 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

Greece- Upward revision in Q3 GDP growth raises expectations…

Greece- Upward revision in Q3 GDP growth raises expectations…
Global Economic & Market Outlook (29 November 2016) Greece- Upward revision in Q3 GDP growth raises expectations for a slightly positive full-year reading, sizeable carry over into 2017 The Hellenic Statistical Authority published earlier today its provisional national accounts data for Q3 2016....
November 29th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Operation Atalanta continues to keep the coast of Somalia safe

Operation Atalanta continues to keep the coast of Somalia safe
Patrick Verhoeven ECSA welcomes the European Council’s decision of 25 November to extend the mandate of Atalanta, the European Union’s counter-piracy operation along the East African coast. “The two-year mandate extension comes at the right moment”, said ECSA Secretary General Patrick Verhoeven,...
November 29th, 2016 | Piracy and Terrorism, Safety and Security | Read More

Stealthgas reports Q3 2016 financial and operating results

Stealthgas reports Q3 2016 financial and operating results
Harry Vafias STEALTHGAS INC. REPORTS THIRD QUARTER 2016 FINANCIAL AND OPERATING RESULTS ATHENS, GREECE, November 29, 2016. STEALTHGAS INC. (NASDAQ: GASS), a ship-owning company primarily serving the liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) sector of the international shipping industry, announced today its unaudited...
November 29th, 2016 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, LPG, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More