Archive for June, 2018

Logistical and platform management contract awarded to SeaRenegy

Logistical and platform management contract awarded to SeaRenegy
OSS Hohe See (photo: Engie Fabricom) SeaRenergy has been awarded by the consortium consisting of Cofely Fabricom NV, Iemants NV und CG Holdings Belgium NV Systems Division to provide logistical support and platform management services to the OSS “Hohe See” during the commissioning phase after the...
June 28th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Logistics | Read More

Be a thought leader at Oi Americas or Oi China

Be a thought leader at Oi Americas or Oi China
TECHNICAL TRACKS: BE A PART OF OUR CONFERENCE Whether you are a technologist seeking to describe a new development, a scientist or an engineer wishing to share a new application or a user of ocean data wanting to share your specific needs, we invite you to submit an abstract to be included in the Oi...
June 28th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Oceanology | Read More

The Journey continues

The Journey continues
“J-class (Orange Sail)”Oil on canvas, 150cm X 100cm The Journey continues   Marine-themed paintings of the Greek artist Chryssa Dellaporta at Hydra The Greek artist Chryssa Dellaporta whom we have  the honour to have featured in earlier reports in Allaboutshipping will exhibit her work...
June 28th, 2018 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Maritime Art, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Dutch Police order six patrol vessels from Damen

Dutch Police order six patrol vessels from Damen
Damen Stan Patrol 2506 artist impressions The Dutch Police has ordered six patrol vessels from Damen Shipyards for its ‘Zeehavenpolitie’ and ‘Landelijke Eenheid’ units.  Three of the new vessels are seagoing (the Stan Patrol 2506) and the other three are for the inland waterways (the Stan Patrol...
June 28th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

GEODIS recognized as a Leader in the 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Third-Party Logistics, Worldwide

GEODIS recognized as a Leader in the 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Third-Party Logistics, Worldwide
GEODIS’ highly structured customer segmentation strategies, strong innovation culture and active Corporate Social Responsibility strategies serve the efficiency of its full-fledged portfolio of services. (Levallois-Perret, France, June, 28) – GEODIS, a worldwide leader in transport and logistics,...
June 28th, 2018 | Logistics | Read More

Shipping Industry Launches New Security Resources for World Fleet

Shipping Industry Launches New Security Resources for World Fleet
Image of website www.maritimeglobalsecurity.org International shipping industry organisations, with military support, have launched a new website dedicated to providing comprehensive maritime security guidance to companies and mariners. Launched today, the new website www.maritimeglobalsecurity.org provides...
June 28th, 2018 | International Chamber of Shipping, Safety and Security | Read More

The Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator launches search for Safetytech Innovators

The Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator launches search for Safetytech Innovators
. The Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator innovation challenges offers trial funding and partnerships with leading marine and energy experts: Kotug and Gassco. Programme seeks safetytech innovators exploring the theme of human safety onboard ships and floating platforms. Winning startups will...
June 28th, 2018 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Safety and Security | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, June 28, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, June 28, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: WTI crude oil prices surged to a 3 ½ year high slightly above 73$/barrel y-day on news that US crude stockpiles declined by the most since September 2016. Meanwhile, the majority of global equity indices traded in the red early on...
June 28th, 2018 | Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Oinousses: Angelakos (Hellas) S.A., annual beach cleaning 2018

Oinousses: Angelakos (Hellas) S.A., annual beach cleaning 2018
Volunteers outside the Municipality Hall. Angelakos (Hellas) S.A. once again organized a voluntary beach clean up of the Oinousses Islands on May 15th, 2018, participating also in HELMEPA’s Campaign of May 4-25, 2018, “Let’s Cleanup Europe”. Dimitris E. Angelakos, Kitsa Angelakou-Skiniti, and...
June 28th, 2018 | Charity, Communication, Environment, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

Vestas and Maersk Supply Service partner to lower logistics and installation costs within sustainable energy solutions

Vestas and Maersk Supply Service partner to lower logistics and installation costs within sustainable energy solutions
… Vestas and Maersk Supply Service have entered into an innovation partnership to jointly develop solutions and next-generation technology for the sustainable energy industry. The partnership aims to address the industry’s future challenges within installation and logistics to decrease the cost...
June 28th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy | Read More

WISTA AMERICAS 2018: Women’s Leadership in the Region‘s Shipping Industry

WISTA AMERICAS 2018: Women’s Leadership in the Region‘s Shipping Industry
WISTAs Americas with WISTA International president Despina Panagiotou Theodosiou* WISTA ARGENTINA was the maiden Wista Association in the American Region to host the First Reginal Wista Conference and its call was an absolute success. The venue for Wista Americas 2018 was the luxurious and antique “Centro...
June 28th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, News, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

The BDI@1,309 – approaching a dangerous zone…

The BDI@1,309 – approaching a dangerous zone…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 14 points earlier on today with more Geopolitical chaos dangerously accumulating. John Faraclas’ midweek briefing: Let us hope the fall will soon be contained as otherwise be prepared for major market hiccups… The Capes’ BCI lost 44 points and now stands...
June 27th, 2018 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Eagle LNG, Crowley to Provide LNG for Pharmaceutical Company in Puerto Rico

Eagle LNG, Crowley to Provide LNG for Pharmaceutical Company in Puerto Rico
… (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; June 27, 2018) ­– Crowley Fuels and Eagle LNG Partners have signed a multi-year agreement to supply a major pharmaceutical company in Puerto Rico with containerized liquefied natural gas (LNG) – an expansion of LNG supply chain services for customers seeking...
June 27th, 2018 | LNG, Medical | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
27-Jun-2018 SEA PARADE Hong Kong TRAFFIC SUSPENDED DUE TO FOG Bosphorus, Turkey REMOVAL OF LIGHT BUOY AND ESTABLISHMENT OF VIRTUAL AID TO NAVIGATION Hong Kong LNG CARGO PROPORTION LEVEL RAISED Suez Canal, Egypt Sea Parade Wednesday, June 27, 2018, Hong Kong A flag raising ceremony will be held at 0800...
June 27th, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

MEPSEAS project launched to protect South-East Asia marine environment

MEPSEAS project launched to protect South-East Asia marine environment
.. Seven ASEAN countries have formally launched an ambitious initiative aimed at improving the environmental health of the seas in the region, through the implementation of key International Maritime Organization (IMO) marine environment protection treaties. http://www.imo.org/en/MediaCentre/PressBriefings/Pages/11-MEPSEASLAUNCH.aspx Senior...
June 27th, 2018 | Climate, Emissions, Environment, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

Piecemeal regulation hinders the adoption of green technologies

Piecemeal regulation hinders the adoption of green technologies
Seascape – LPG Tanker ship at sunrise. Written by Conte Cicala of Clyde & Co and Mike Jacob of Pacific Merchant Shipping Association Technology in Shipping Series 67% of respondents believe “differences in regional and international regulation will impede adoption” of green technologies....
June 27th, 2018 | Associations, IMarEST, Legal | Read More

Fleet Optimization and Innovation Headlines of the Week 2018/06/27

Fleet Optimization and Innovation Headlines of the Week 2018/06/27
Carleen Lyden Walker NEW VENUE | NEW FORMAT | NEW IDEAS | NEW OPPORTUNITIES | NEW ERA Honoring the Mariner This week, we honor mariners and the contributions they make to transporting more than 90% of the world’s goods and energy.  They are the backbone of our industry, enabling ships to be the engine...
June 27th, 2018 | Associations, Charity, Clubs, Communication, HR, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Foss Maritime Centralizes Vessel Operations with Helm CONNECT

Foss Maritime Centralizes Vessel Operations with Helm CONNECT
Pictured (L-R) John Parrot, CEO Foss Maritime and Ron de Bruyne, Founder and CEO Helm Operations U.S. Marine Transportation and Logistics Services Provider Streamlines Fleet Management with Innovative Software Platform SEATTLE, Wash., June 27, 2018 – Foss Maritime has announced that it has kicked...
June 27th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Logistics | Read More

ABS & Probunkers Sign JDP for Fleet of LNG Bunkers

ABS & Probunkers Sign JDP for Fleet of LNG Bunkers
An artist’s impression of PRO 1 Project key to building a reliable global-scale bunkering network  Athens, Greece, June 27th 2018 – ABS has signed a pioneering Joint Development Program (JDP) with  probunkers  to provide technical support as they embark on designing a fleet of specialist...
June 27th, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

International Safety Awards 2019 are launched

International Safety Awards 2019 are launched
International Safety Awards – trophy British Safety Council launches International Safety Awards 2019 with new award categories and improvements to make them more globally accessible The British Safety Council’s International Safety Awards are an internationally recognised accolade for safety...
June 27th, 2018 | Awards | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, June 27, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, June 27, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Oil prices were higher in early European trade on Wednesday with the Brent crude hitting a three week peak of $76.93/br earlier today on news that the US presses all countries to cut oil imports from Iran to zero by November 4. ...
June 27th, 2018 | Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The BDI@1,323; is the fall here to stay?

The BDI@1,323; is the fall here to stay?
John Faraclas The (Baltic Dry Index) lost ten points earlier on today; Geopolitics are totally unsustainable. We live in chaos! John Faraclas brief report: All dry indices fell and let’s hear what the analysts and gurus have to say, as all things being equal, they missed in their assessments the tentative...
June 26th, 2018 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
26-Jun-2018 INSTALLATION OF ARTIFICIAL REEF Singapore Installation of artificial reef Tuesday, June 26, 2018, Singapore From 1 July to 31 December, works to install an artificial reef will be carried out at Sisters Island Marine Reserve. According to the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore’s...
June 26th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Big Hitters to debate ocean sustainability during Portugal Shipping Week

Big Hitters to debate ocean sustainability during Portugal Shipping Week
Ana Paula Vitorino, Portuguese Minister of the Sea The inaugural Portugal Shipping Week has attracted some big hitters to discuss shipping’s role in saving the world’s oceans.   Debating the topic of “Our Ocean, Our Common Future” will be: IMO Secretary General, Kitack Lim United Nations Special...
June 26th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Freight forwarders welcome MPs’ backing for the expansion of Heathrow Airport … but doubts remain

Freight forwarders welcome MPs’ backing for the expansion of Heathrow Airport … but doubts remain
Robert Keen Speaking after yesterday’s parliamentary vote in favour of the National Policy Statement for Heathrow expansion, Robert Keen, Director General of the British International Freight Association (BIFA) said: “Whilst BIFA welcomes the positive news from Parliament yesterday, today’s media...
June 26th, 2018 | Airline Industry, Aviation, Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More