Archive for June, 2018

Summer blues with the BDI@1,341…

Summer blues with the BDI@1,341…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) fall further earlier on today losing six points and on a weekly count 104 points – 1,341 from 1,445 points… Geopolitics are as crucial as ever and be prepared soon for the inevitable as things continue to deteriorate. John Faraclas’ daily and weekly brief...
June 22nd, 2018 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

BDA plans more overseas multi-industry forums in 2018 following successful New York and London events

BDA plans more overseas multi-industry forums in 2018 following successful New York and London events
Hamilton, Bermuda, June 22, 2018 – The Bermuda Business Development Agency (BDA) is planning more overseas multi-industry executive forums to showcase the island’s world-class talent and myriad business opportunities. On the heels of its successful cross-sector event in New York last...
June 22nd, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Video interviews from BDA Executive Forum New York

Video interviews from BDA Executive Forum New York
Hamilton, Bermuda, June 22, 2018 – Bermuda’s Premier, Minister of National Security and leaders of Bermuda’s global business sector highlighted the scope and opportunities of the island’s financial market during last month’s cross-industry forum in New York organised by...
June 22nd, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Finance, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance, Safety and Security | Read More

Your safety matters – IMO rolls out ferry safety video

Your safety matters – IMO rolls out ferry safety video
Overcrowding is dangerous. Listen to crew. Follow instructions. It could save your life. These simple but key messages to ferry passengers are included in a new one-minute animated IMO safety video, to be shown in ferry terminals across the Asia and Pacific region and on national TV channels. The...
June 22nd, 2018 | Cruise Ferry, Health and Safety, IMO, Organisations, Safety and Security | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
22-Jun-2018 BULK CARRIER BLAZE TAMED Port Kembla, Australia MARINE WORKS WEST OF CONVENTION & EXHIBITION CENTRE Hong Kong Bulk carrier blaze tamed Friday, June 22, 2018, Port Kembla, Australia According to local reports, firefighters have gained the upper hand battling a dramatic fire which broke...
June 22nd, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

HFW Insurance Bulletin 22 June 2018

HFW Insurance Bulletin 22 June 2018
Costas Frangeskides, partner HFW INSURANCE BULLETIN, JUNE 2018 EDITION 3 In this issue: Regulation and legislation; Market developments; HFW Publications and events 1. Regulation and legislation UK: FCA regulation of claims management companies: FCA consults on proposed rules Following a review of claims...
June 22nd, 2018 | Insight, Insurance and Reinsurance, IUA, Legal, Marine Insurance | Read More

YES Forum POSIDONIA 2018, YES to Shipping Forum – A new success for its second edition

YES Forum POSIDONIA 2018, YES to Shipping Forum – A new success for its second edition
UGS president Theodore El. Veniamis YES to Shipping Forum, took place with great success last day of the international maritime exhibition “Posidonia 2018”, on Friday, June 8, 2018. A call at the young generation of Greeks to dare to make their own journey like Odysseas and set sail and claim the...
June 22nd, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

European Shipowners encourage the European Commission to have sufficient recycling capacity on the EU approved ship recycling yards list

European Shipowners encourage the European Commission to have sufficient recycling capacity on the EU approved ship recycling yards list
Martin Dorsman European Shipowners encourage the European Commission to have sufficient recycling capacity on the EU approved ship recycling yards list All vessels sailing under an EU flag will eventually be required to use an approved ship recycling facility, once the EU Ship Recycling Regulation effectively...
June 22nd, 2018 | European Union, Organisations, Politics and Government, Ship Demolitions | Read More

Portugal Shipping Week 2018 – Register Free

Portugal Shipping Week 2018 – Register Free
.. MARITIME BUSINESS NETWORKING OF THE HIGHEST QUALITY 17-21 SEPTEMBER 2018 – LISBON Portugal Shipping Week, hosted in the country’s stunningly attractive capital city, will showcase Portugal’s role as a global shipping and logistics maritime centre and highlight Lisbon’s soaring prominence...
June 22nd, 2018 | Cruise Industry, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Holidays, News | Read More

Baleària celebrates 20 years committed to energy efficiency, digitization and the opening of new international routes

Baleària celebrates 20 years committed to energy efficiency, digitization and the opening of new international routes
Baleària’s  “Bahama Mama” The shipping company’s expansion has been continuous ever since it was founded in 1988, and it currently operates 21 routes in five countries with a fleet of 30 ships The Sustainable Development Goals mark the roadmap for the company, which has undertaken...
June 22nd, 2018 | Anniversaries, Cruise Industry, News | Read More

Freight industry urges politicians to vote yes on Heathrow expansion

Freight industry urges politicians to vote yes on Heathrow expansion
Robert Keen Speaking ahead of next Monday’s parliamentary vote on the National Policy Statement for Heathrow expansion, Robert Keen, Director General of the British International Freight Association (BIFA) said: “Hopefully, Monday will see the end of years of procrastination over the expansion...
June 22nd, 2018 | Aviation, Logistics, Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Ince & Co’s landmark US$960 million transaction for longstanding client Golar LNG Limited.

Ince & Co’s landmark US$960 million transaction for longstanding client Golar LNG Limited.
Beatrice Russ, partner, Ince & Co Ince & Co’s London finance team advises Golar LNG on landmark US$960 million post-acceptance lease financing and delivery of FLNG Hilli Episeyo with CSSC Shipping International law firm Ince & Co LLP has advised long-standing client Golar LNG Limited on...
June 22nd, 2018 | Legal, LNG, Markets, Shipfinance | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, June 22, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, June 22, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Fears over a full-blown global trade war and renewed political jitters in Italy kept German Bunds well supported in European trade on Friday. In FX markets, the DXY index retreated from Thursday’s seven-month high. The EUR/USD bounced...
June 22nd, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Bureau Veritas, your partner for Marine Renewable Energy solutions

Bureau Veritas, your partner for Marine Renewable Energy solutions
. Veritas News offshore Working towards a brighter future with technical Marine Renewable Energy services Bureau Veritas Marine Renewable Energy experts can review vessel, floater, cable and turbine designs, from a basis Approval in Principle to a full class or type-certified solution…. Read more+     “Aiming...
June 22nd, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Classification Societies, Energy, Environment | Read More

IUMI Eye June 2018

IUMI Eye June 2018
Please see below the link to the International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI – www.iumi.com) latest edition of the informative IUMI Eye, published today that Navigate has send us:: IUMI EYE June 2018 A few of the key stories include: –          Message from the President – ...
June 22nd, 2018 | Associations, Communication, Marine Insurance | Read More

Oslo Børs: Star Bulk Carriers approved for listing

Oslo Børs: Star Bulk Carriers approved for listing
22/06/2018 Oslo Stock Exchange has resolved to admit the shares in Star Bulk Carriers Corp. to listing on Oslo Børs. It is stipulated that the company prior to the first day of listing must satisfy the listing requirements on Oslo Børs. The Chief Executive Officer of the Oslo Stock Exchange determines...
June 22nd, 2018 | Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Automechanika Shanghai returns for 2018, with digital trends and new zones taking centre stage

Automechanika Shanghai returns for 2018, with digital trends and new zones taking centre stage
Automechanika Shanghai, one of the biggest show on earth Expectations for this year’s edition of Automechanika Shanghai are naturally high following last year’s record breaking show, hailed as the most successful in its history. Continuing to serve as Asia’s largest trade fair for automotive parts,...
June 22nd, 2018 | Automobiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

The Market dries up… Caution?

The Market dries up… Caution?
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) continued its downfall and earlier on today lost 26 points standing at 1,347. Geopolitics with trade wars beginning more than crucial… John Faraclas daily market brief: The Capes’ fall was reduced to 52 points (it was 97 yesterday) and the BCI now reads 2,038,...
June 21st, 2018 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Jewish Bulgaria, photography by Anthony Georgieff

Jewish Bulgaria, photography by Anthony Georgieff
Anthony Georgieff. Jewish Bulgaria, photography by Anthony Georgieff By James Brewer A half-forgotten chapter of 20th European century history emerges from the shadows in a new exhibition in London. The episode has its shameful elements but is one that in large part brings out the better predispositions...
June 21st, 2018 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Insight, Photography, Religion | Read More

AM BestTV features Captive Conference industry leaders

AM BestTV features Captive Conference industry leaders
Bermuda: the place Hamilton, Bermuda, June 21, 2018: Deputy Premier Walter Roban was among industry and government leaders interviewed by AM BestTV’s Meg Green during this month’s 14th annual Bermuda Captive Conference at the Fairmont Southampton.  The three-day conference registered...
June 21st, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance | Read More

The American Club’s Annual Report and Accounts for 2017 and …

The American Club’s Annual Report and Accounts for 2017 and …
Joe Hughes From the Chairman & CEO Shipowners Claims Bureau, Inc., Managers for THE AMERICAN CLUB THE AMERICAN CLUB’S ANNUAL REPORT AND ACCOUNTS FOR 2017. CLOSING OF THE 2015 POLICY YEAR. RELEASE CALLS.   Your Managers are pleased to attach the American Club’s Annual Report and Accounts for...
June 21st, 2018 | Company Profiles, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs, Reports | Read More

New GSCC Council for 2018-2020

New GSCC Council for 2018-2020
Haralambos J. Fafalios was re-elected as chairman of GSCC Following the Elections of the 21st June 2018, the New Council of the GSCC (Greek Shipping Co-operation Committee) for the period June 2018-June 2020, is as follows: Haralambos J. Fafalios, Chairman, Cosntantinos Is. Caroussis, first vice chairman,...
June 21st, 2018 | Associations | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
21-Jun-2018 TRANSPORT OF SAND MATERIAL Singapore SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS Hong Kong MARINE OPERATIONS HALTED DUE TO HIGH WINDS Dammam, Saudi Arabia Transport of sand material Thursday, June 21, 2018, Singapore The working period for the transport of sand material to the stockpile area at Tuas...
June 21st, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Optimising the Norwegian Continental Shelf…

Optimising the Norwegian Continental Shelf…
Lloyd’s Register (LR) has started work with AkerBP for maintenance optimization of its Skarv FPSO infrastructure and equipment on a test project in Norway. Optimising the Norwegian Continental Shelf: Project between AkerBP and Lloyd’s Register tests latest software to optimise maintenance activities...
June 21st, 2018 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

US China Trade War: A Shipper’s Guide

US China Trade War: A Shipper’s Guide
Court Smith VV Analyst Court Smith, discusses what’s next for the shipping industry if possible tarrifs are put in place by the US against China. Tankers The restriction on US crude exports was lifted in December of 2015, removing a market distortion that reduced the value of US crude oil relative...
June 21st, 2018 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More