Archive for August, 2019

Hot Pot News from GAC

Hot Pot News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 31-Aug-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 1-14 SEPTEMBER 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 1-14 September 2019 Saturday, August 31, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 1 Sep (Sun) – Muharram (Indonesia) 2 Sep (Mon) – USA Labor Day 9...
August 31st, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

David Marsh on Germany’s fiscal state, Trade war exacerbates domestic woes, and Markets face investment shakeup

David Marsh on Germany’s fiscal state, Trade war exacerbates domestic woes, and Markets face investment shakeup
. David Marsh on Germany’s fiscal state, Trade war exacerbates domestic woes, and Markets face investment shakeup THE WEEKEND REVIEW  Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world 26-30 August 2019, Vol.10 Ed.35 Most-Read Commentary Something shifting in German fiscal state: Something...
August 31st, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, News | Read More

Surprises sprung as five podiums decided at Hempel World Cup Series Enoshima

Surprises sprung as five podiums decided at Hempel World Cup Series Enoshima
. Surprises sprung as five podiums decided at Hempel World Cup Series Enoshima Five Hempel World Cup Series Enoshima champions were crowned on Saturday 31 August as the first day of Medal Races sprung some surprises. France’s Quentin Delapierre and Manon Audinet claimed a superb Nacra 17 gold, moving...
August 31st, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Rich pickings for the Dry Market amid geopolitical uncertainty

Rich pickings for the Dry Market amid geopolitical uncertainty
John Faraclas Rich pickings for the Dry Market amid geopolitical uncertainty The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) surge of 10 points makes waves as at 2,378 – a five year and eight month high brings smiles, but be CAUTIOUS with Geopolitics as the Trade Wars now enfold dangerously. Geopolitics continue to get...
August 30th, 2019 | Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Immigration, Markets, Politics and Government, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 30-Aug-2019 TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF LANDING STEPS NO. 1 OF KOWLOON PUBLIC PIER Hong Kong 2019-20 SEASONAL MEASURES FOR BROWN MARMORATED STINK BUG (BMSB) Australia DREDGING UNDERWAY Broome, Australia INSTALLATION OF FLOATING SEA BARRIER OFF CHANGI EAST Singapore DORIAN FORECAST TO...
August 30th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

HFW -The Shipping Law Review – Edition 6

HFW -The Shipping Law Review – Edition 6
The Shipping Law Review – Edition 6 We are delighted to announce the publication of the sixth edition of The Shipping Law Review, an important legal book for the shipping sector, edited by HFW. The book is a cross-jurisdictional companion for those handling shipping disputes and contains a summary...
August 30th, 2019 | Books, Legal | Read More

PAO Sovcomflot: H1 2019 Results

PAO Sovcomflot: H1 2019 Results
Sergey Frank President & CEO of Sovcomflot PAO Sovcomflot: H1 2019 Results (six months to 30 June 2019) Significant turnaround in first half performance reflects success in the industrial projects and the improved market conditions PAO Sovcomflot (SCF Group), a world leader in energy shipping and...
August 29th, 2019 | Accountancy, News, Reports | Read More

Deep concern for the 25 seafarers reported missing aboard “NUR ALLYA” loaded with Nickel Ore in Indonesia

Deep concern for the 25 seafarers reported missing aboard “NUR ALLYA” loaded with Nickel Ore in Indonesia
Deep concern for the 25 seafarers reported missing aboard “NUR ALLYA” loaded with Nickel Ore in Indonesia INTERCARGO’s thoughts and prayers are with the families and loved ones of the 25 seafarers, crew of the Indonesian Flagged 52,400 dwt bulk carrier “NUR ALLYA” (built 2002) reported missing...
August 29th, 2019 | Associations, Intercargo, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents | Read More

Contained rise of the BDI

Contained rise of the BDI
John N. Faraclas Contained rise of the BDI The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained ten points earlier on today as the euphoria of the Capes seems to end… The Wets on low levels. Geopolitics still messy and dangerous. John Faraclas’ brief daily recap: The BDI now stands at 2,277 points  which is 30 points...
August 29th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 29-Aug-2019 PILOTS ISSUE NEW SAFE NAVIGATION RECOMMENDATIONS New Orleans, United States PORT CONDITION WHISKEY SET Miami, United States VICTORY DAY SWIMMING RACES Turkish Straits, Turkey DORIAN FORECAST TO STRENGTHEN INTO MAJOR HURRICANE Bahamas HURRICANE CONDITION WHISKEY SET...
August 29th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Physical limits pushed at Hempel World Cup Series Enoshima

Physical limits pushed at Hempel World Cup Series Enoshima
. Physical limits pushed at Hempel World Cup Series Enoshima The physical limits of the 496 sailors from 46 nations racing at the Hempel World Cup Series regatta in Enoshima, Japan were pushed on Thursday as big waves rolled through Sagami Bay. With thousands of miles of the Pacific Ocean to the East...
August 29th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Fugro’s targeted approach secures second seep hunting success offshore Malaysia

Fugro’s targeted approach secures second seep hunting success offshore Malaysia
Three-dimensional rendering in Fledermaus of Sarawak bathymetry showing a water column anomaly indicative of active gas seepage Fugro’s targeted approach secures second seep hunting success offshore Malaysia Fugro has successfully completed the second of three Malaysian seep hunting and geochemical...
August 29th, 2019 | Underwater Shipping | Read More

Hamburg Commercial Bank generates pre-tax profit of € 96m in the first half of 2019

Hamburg Commercial Bank generates pre-tax profit of € 96m in the first half of 2019
CEO Stefan Ermisch Hamburg Commercial Bank generates pre-tax profit of € 96m in the first half of 2019 – H1: Group net result after tax of € 5 (-70) million – Focused new business: € 3.6 (3.8) billion at better margins – Solid CET1 ratio of 17.0% and leverage ratio of 8.1% – CEO Ermisch:...
August 29th, 2019 | Banking, Reports | Read More

Suppliers are not providing equipment with the level of Cyber security needed to protect critical systems

Suppliers are not providing equipment with the level of Cyber security needed to protect critical systems
“Most companies are operating critical systems that are protected, at best, by only the most basic security solution,” Naval Dome’s Itai Sela told delegates attending a conference organised by the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) Suppliers are not providing equipment with the level...
August 29th, 2019 | IT and Communications, News, Safety and Security | Read More

LISW19 Checklist | Everything you need to know

LISW19 Checklist | Everything you need to know
. LISW19 Checklist | Everything you need to know Get the most out of LISW19 With less than two weeks to go before the start of London International Shipping Week, here’s a checklist to assist you and help you benefit fully from the week: Register for the LISW19 Headline Conference on Thursday...
August 29th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday, 29 August 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday, 29 August 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS August 29, 2019 Global Markets Global sovereign bond markets remained supported in early European trade today while investors maintained a cautious stance on risk assets, amid mounting global growth recession worries and rising fears over a no-deal Brexit scenario...
August 29th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Wärtsilä’s Auto Gasification solution to provide sustainable waste disposal for Princess Cruises vessel

Wärtsilä’s Auto Gasification solution to provide sustainable waste disposal for Princess Cruises vessel
Wärtsilä’s Advanced Waste technology will enable the Regal Princess to dispose of waste safely, efficiently, and with environmental sustainability. Copyright: Princess Cruises Wärtsilä’s Auto Gasification solution to provide sustainable waste disposal for Princess Cruises vessel Wärtsilä Corporation,...
August 29th, 2019 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

How to Win the Next Economic Downturn

How to Win the Next Economic Downturn
How to Win the Next Economic Downturn Companies that move quickly and focus on the future will rebound faster and emerge stronger than before. CLICK TO READ MORE FURTHER READING The Global Landscape of Corporate Vitality The Fortune...
August 29th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets | Read More

Trade war exacerbates domestic woes, Brexit’s impact on Japan-UK relations

Trade war exacerbates domestic woes, Brexit’s impact on Japan-UK relations
US President Donald Trump with Chinese president Xi Jinping Trade war exacerbates domestic woes, Brexit’s impact on Japan-UK relations Commentary: Trade war exacerbates domestic woes By Joergen Oerstroem Moeller in Singapore The US and China both face falling growth, which warrants economic stimulus,...
August 29th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance | Read More

The BDI@2,267 …“makes” waves

The BDI@2,267 …“makes” waves
John Faraclas The BDI@2,267 …“makes” waves The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) after five years and eight months surpassed the 2,247 points it clocked back at the end of December 2013. Geopolitics still getting worse… John Faraclas’ brief daily report: The BDI gained 54 points and now owners should...
August 28th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 28-Aug-2019 REMOVAL OF JETTY AND INSTALLATION OF MONO PILES Singapore VICTORY DAY PUBLIC HOLIDAY Turkey DORIAN NEARING VIRGIN ISLANDS & PUERTO RICO Virgin Islands & Puerto Rico FIGHTING NEAR AIRPORT Aden, Yemen PORT READINESS CONDITION ZULU SET Puerto Rico & Virgin...
August 28th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

LLamasoft Reports Significant Revenue and Customer Growth in First Half of 2019

LLamasoft Reports Significant Revenue and Customer Growth in First Half of 2019
LLamasoft Reports Significant Revenue and Customer Growth in First Half of 2019 Software Subscription Revenue Growth Exceeds 30 Percent ANN ARBOR, Mich. – August 28, 2019 –  LLamasoft, the leading provider of enterprise supply chain design and decision-making solutions, announces strong growth...
August 28th, 2019 | Company Profiles, IT and Communications, Reports, Technology | Read More

Building cold chains across the globe at Cool Logistics Global Conference

Building cold chains across the globe at Cool Logistics Global Conference
Building cold chains across the globe at Cool Logistics Global Conference LONDON, 28.08. 2019 Listening to the constant stream of news bulletins, one may be led to believe that ‘East is East and West is West’, that the world is becoming increasingly de-globalised and about to be broken up into...
August 28th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships | Read More

New floating wave attenuator in Walvis Bay

New floating wave attenuator in Walvis Bay
.. New floating wave attenuator in Walvis Bay Integrated in the development of the new container terminal in the Port of Walvis Bay, NAMPORT has invested in the installation of a new floating wave attenuator to protect the basin for touristic boats in the area. Lindley has been selected by the contractor...
August 28th, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday, 28 August 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday, 28 August 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS August 28, 2019 Global Markets Market focus remains on Italian political developments. Italian President Sergio Matarella is scheduled to meet the leaders of the main political parties this afternoon for feedback on their efforts to form a coalition government....
August 28th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More