Archive for July, 2019

International Freight Logistics Network launches all-new network for healthcare and pharma logistics

International Freight Logistics Network launches all-new network for healthcare and pharma logistics
International Freight Logistics Network launches all-new network for healthcare and pharma logistics The International Freight and Logistics Network (IFLN), a global organization of freight forwarders and logistics companies headquartered in Houston, Texas, has taken another big step in its ambitious...
July 23rd, 2019 | Health and Safety, Logistics | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, July 23, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, July 23, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, July 23, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Global equity markets traded in the black on Tuesday amid expectations for further monetary policy easing from major central banks and positive developments...
July 23rd, 2019 | Banking, Finance | Read More

Triple National Award Nomination for OrderWise

Triple National Award Nomination for OrderWise
David Hallam managing director at OrderWise Triple National Award Nomination for OrderWise Saxilby-based software specialist OrderWise is celebrating three prestigious award nominations, achieving national recognition for its new robotics technology. OrderWise founder and CEO David Hallam has been...
July 23rd, 2019 | Awards, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Save the date – Symposium on IMO 2020 and Alternative Fuels (17-18 October 2019)

Save the date – Symposium on IMO 2020 and Alternative Fuels (17-18 October 2019)
. Save the date – Symposium on IMO 2020 and Alternative Fuels (17-18 October 2019) IMO is hosting a Symposium on IMO 2020 and Alternative Fuels  on Thursday, 17 October and Friday, 18 October 2019 in the Main Hall at IMO Headquarters, London, United Kingdom.  This one and half day symposium aims...
July 23rd, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Bunkering, Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

New VR Title from Videotel Helps Protect Cargo

New VR Title from Videotel Helps Protect Cargo
VR immerses the learner in an unrivalled simulation of real-world tasks New VR Title from Videotel Helps Protect Cargo Leading maritime training provider Videotel, has launched a new virtual reality (VR) training title to help ship operators avoid potential claims running into millions of pounds due...
July 23rd, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

“K” Line: Japan’s first Pure Car Carrier “TOYOTA MARU No.10” Awarded “Ship Heritage” Recognition

“K” Line: Japan’s first Pure Car Carrier “TOYOTA MARU No.10” Awarded “Ship Heritage” Recognition
The “TOYOTA MARU No.10” “K” Line: Japan’s first Pure Car Carrier “TOYOTA MARU No.10” Awarded “Ship Heritage” Recognition July 23, 2019 Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd.  Japan’s first Pure Car Carrier “TOYOTA MARU No.10” Awarded “Ship Heritage” Recognition TOYOTA...
July 23rd, 2019 | Automobiles, Car trade, Maritime History and Museums | Read More

New speakers announced for Delphi Economic Forum V

New speakers announced for Delphi Economic Forum V
. New speakers announced for Delphi Economic Forum V The exciting lineup of the next Delphi Economic Forum V is shaping up! Our most recently confirmed speakers include: Bernard Kouchner Internationally renowned politician and physician Bernard Kouchner co-founded the Nobel Peace...
July 23rd, 2019 | Communication, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Person Profiles | Read More

Aco Marine: Flat packed Clarimar retrofitted to Stena Don

Aco Marine: Flat packed Clarimar retrofitted to Stena Don
The “Stena Don” Aco Marine: Flat packed Clarimar retrofitted to Stena Don FLAT-PACK CLARIMAR SOLUTION OFFERS EASY ACCESS FOR DAMEN SHIPREPAIR DURING STENA DON REFIT ACO Marine has completed the installation and commissioning of a ClarimarMF-10 wastewater treatment plant supplied to Damen...
July 23rd, 2019 | Drill ships, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

Shelton far outside the mainstream, Central banks and climate change

Shelton far outside the mainstream, Central banks and climate change
. Shelton far outside the mainstream, Central banks and climate change Commentary: Shelton far outside the mainstream By Mark Sobel in Washington In a recent Washington Post article, Judy Shelton – one of President Donald Trump’s nominees for the Federal Reserve board – called for an internationally...
July 23rd, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Banking, Climate, Comment, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Finance, Markets, News, Pollution, Reports | Read More

The BDI@2,191 approaches …the all time high for 5Y and 7M

The BDI@2,191 approaches …the all time high for 5Y and 7M
John Faraclas The BDI@2,191 approaches …the all time high for 5Y and 7M The BDI is just 56 points apart as of the end of Dec 2013 when the BDI stood at 2,247… Geopolitics being conspicuously “silent” might turn explosive to a degree of no return. John Faraclas’ daily recap: With only 56 points...
July 22nd, 2019 | Bunkering, Chartering, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Markets, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Reports, Sanctions, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

American Club member Alert(July 22, 2019) Re-merging of American Club E-Learning systems

American Club member Alert(July 22, 2019) Re-merging of American Club E-Learning systems
American Club member Alert(July 22, 2019) Re-merging of American Club E-Learning systems The following Member Alert is also available on our website at: https://www.american-club.com/files/files/MA_072219_Merging_of_American_Club_E_learning_Systems.pdf JULY 22, 2019 Please note the changes...
July 22nd, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, P and I Clubs, Technical, Technology | Read More

Nothing Better Than Zimmermann in St Tropez!

Nothing Better Than Zimmermann in St Tropez!
… Nothing Better Than Zimmermann in St Tropez! by Elena Sendona Australian brands are usually known for great rash guards and diving suits in the realm of swimwear! Yet Zimmerman for many years now sets the bar higher and higher in Resort Wear and Ready-to-Wear in general. Lace trims, crochet tops...
July 22nd, 2019 | Fashion | Read More

Brandon Maxwell is Touching Hearts!

Brandon Maxwell is Touching Hearts!
.. Brandon Maxwell is Touching Hearts! by Elena Sendona He is humble to the point that many well-dressed ladies became aware of his immense creative caliber this year, while watching him fashion-choreographing Lady Gaga at the Met Gala and later was receiving his CFDA Award as Designer of the Year for...
July 22nd, 2019 | Fashion | Read More

We All Loved Oscar!

We All Loved Oscar!
. We All Loved Oscar! by Elena Sendona Very elegant, talented, and prolific! This designer belongs to the Pantheon of Couturiers, an exceptional case in the history of American fashion. He has dressed many beautiful and important women, and they all loved him. From the wedding dresses, to the evening...
July 22nd, 2019 | Fashion | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot port News from GAC 22-Jul-2019 OVERSTAY PENALTY COSTS INCREASED Indonesia SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS AT HUNG HOM FAIRWAY Hong Kong REDUCTION OF LIGHT DUES Suez Canal, Egypt VESSELS URGED TO TAKE SAFETY MEASURES Straits of Hormuz Overstay penalty costs increased Monday, July 22, 2019, Indonesia Overstay...
July 22nd, 2019 | Canals, Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Taxation | Read More

Carolina Herrera Gives Us Joy!

Carolina Herrera Gives Us Joy!
. Carolina Herrera Gives Us Joy! by Elena Sendona Wes Gordon is the man at the helm of a historic fashion house that represents the vision of a woman. The look is always attention-getting, impeccable, and easy-to-wear. The colors in the palette are joyful; a reason to celebrate femininity with a big...
July 22nd, 2019 | Fashion, News, People and Places | Read More

‘A British First’ cruise call for Port of Southampton

‘A British First’ cruise call for Port of Southampton
The “Spirit of Discovery” – Photo credit: Andrew Sassoli-Walker ‘A British First’ cruise call for Port of Southampton The Port of Southampton has rolled out the red carpet to welcome guests from Saga Cruises’ newest cruise ship on her maiden voyage around the UK. Passengers...
July 22nd, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Maritime Tourism, Tourism | Read More

ECSA pleads for seafarers’ welfare on UK vessel held in the Strait of Hormuz

ECSA pleads for seafarers’ welfare on UK vessel held in the Strait of Hormuz
Martin Dorsman ECSA pleads for seafarers’ welfare on UK vessel held in the Strait of Hormuz At around 16h00 GMT, on 19 July, UK-registered vessel Stena Impero was accosted by unidentified crafts and a helicopter in a transit in international waters through the Strait of Hormuz. Soon after, both...
July 22nd, 2019 | Associations, Health and Safety, Safety and Security, Sanctions, Seizures | Read More

Survitec inks deal fo global distribution rights to pioneering evacuator system

Survitec inks deal fo global distribution rights to pioneering evacuator system
Eugene Verstegen, co-owner of Evacuator Worldwide and inventor of the Evacuator system Survitec inks deal for global distribution rights to pioneering evacuator system Survitec has signed a partnership agreement with Netherlands-based manufacturer Evacuator Worldwide for the global distribution rights...
July 22nd, 2019 | Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Accidents, Safety and Security | Read More

Diversity Study Group – Diversity in Shipping study

Diversity Study Group – Diversity in Shipping study
Heidi Heseltine, Co-Founder of the Diversity Study Group Diversity Study Group – Diversity in Shipping study The first ever survey and study to explore levels of diversity and inclusion across the shipping industry has been announced by the newly-formed Diversity Study Group.    The Diversity...
July 22nd, 2019 | News, Special Surveys, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Diana fixes Kamsarmax “Myrto” on period to Cargill

Diana fixes Kamsarmax “Myrto” on period to Cargill
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES DIRECT CONTINUATION OF TIME CHARTER CONTRACT FOR M/V MYRTO WITH CARGILL ATHENS, GREECE, July 22, 2019 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a...
July 22nd, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GE appoints Kris Shepherd as general manager of Global Marine Gas Turbine Business

GE appoints Kris Shepherd as general manager of Global Marine Gas Turbine Business
Kris Shepherd GE Appoints Kris Shepherd As General Manager of Global Marine Gas Turbine Business  EVENDALE, OHIO (July 22, 2019) – Kris Shepherd has been appointed the General Manager of GE’s  marine gas turbine business; he is based in Evendale, Ohio. Shepherd is responsible for the full...
July 22nd, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Tindall Riley Team Raises Money for The Brain Tumour Charity

Tindall Riley Team Raises Money for The Brain Tumour Charity
The Tindall Riley team at the start of the ride Tindall Riley Team Raises Money for The Brain Tumour Charity A group of 14 intrepid cyclists from Britannia’s managers, Tindall Riley, circumnavigated the Isle of Wight on Friday 19 July to raise money for The Brain Tumour Charity. Covering a total distance...
July 22nd, 2019 | Charity, Corporate Social Responsibility, P and I Clubs | Read More

IEC Telecom enhances maritime service with Iridium CertusTM

IEC Telecom enhances maritime service with Iridium CertusTM
. IEC Telecom enhances maritime service with Iridium CertusTM IEC Telecom set to provide enhanced maritime communications after successfully completing interconnection with Iridium Certus™ Cergy, July 22, 2019: Satellite communications specialist IEC Telecom has successfully completed an interconnection...
July 22nd, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Exploring the key issues shaping the health, safety and wellbeing agenda

Exploring the key issues shaping the health, safety and wellbeing agenda
Cary Cooper Exploring the key issues shaping the health, safety and wellbeing agenda British Safety Council 11th Annual Conference – Health, safety and wellbeing in the modern workplace, 16 October 2019 One of the major events in the calendar of health, safety and wellbeing professionals is fast...
July 22nd, 2019 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Health and Safety, Safety and Security | Read More