Archive for August, 2019

Trelleborg to showcase comprehensive LNG offering at Gastech 2019

Trelleborg to showcase comprehensive LNG offering at Gastech 2019
James Hermary, Product Manager, LNG Applications, Trelleborg Fluid Handling Solutions Trelleborg to showcase comprehensive LNG offering at Gastech 2019 August 28, 2019 – Trelleborg will showcase its portfolio of industry leading LNG transfer technology at this year’s Gastech in Texas (17 –...
August 28th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, LNG | Read More

Høglund to supply gas solutions to Norway’s first LNG bunker vessel

Høglund to supply gas solutions to Norway’s first LNG bunker vessel
. Høglund to supply gas solutions to Norway’s first LNG bunker vessel Oslo, 27 August 2019 – Høglund has been awarded a contract by Bergen Tankers to deliver a cargo handling system (CHS) for the LNG bunker vessel Bergen LNG, the company announced today.  As part of a long-term charter...
August 28th, 2019 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

“Club Med 2” in Chios

“Club Med 2” in Chios
The “Club Med 2” about to berth at the Port of Chios Continuing our drone coverage events – particularly from Chios, Greece, today we have an impressive drone footage of the biggest sailing ship on Planet Ocean, the “Club Med 2”  at the port of Chios thanks to  Konstantinos...
August 28th, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Maritime Tourism | Read More

Markets face investment shakeup, Roundtable with Governor Mario Marcel

Markets face investment shakeup, Roundtable with Governor Mario Marcel
Markets face investment shakeup, Roundtable with Governor Mario Marcel Commentary: Markets face investment shakeup By Gary Kleiman in Washington Early in 2019 emerging market debt and equity asset classes were a favourite in global investor surveys. But fund managers admit that prospect for emerging...
August 28th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, Reports | Read More

Gains for both Dry and Wet Markets amid global uncertainty

Gains for both Dry and Wet Markets amid global uncertainty
John Faraclas Gains for both Dry and Wet Markets amid global uncertainty The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) with the 2,213 points gained this morning (45 plus since last Friday the 23/8) is only 34 points away from equalising the end of Dec 2013 level of 2,247 points… The Geopolitics still a liability for...
August 27th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Performance Shipping Inc., announces the sale of a panamax container vessel, the m/v Pamina

Performance Shipping Inc., announces the sale of a panamax container vessel, the m/v Pamina
Performance Shipping Inc., announces the sale of a panamax container vessel, the m/v Pamina ATHENS, GREECE, August 27, 2019 – Performance Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of vessels, today announced that it has signed, through...
August 27th, 2019 | Sales and Purchases | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 27-Aug-2019 ESTABLISHMENT OF ACOUSTIC MONITORS FOR DOLPHIN SURVEY BETWEEN SHEK KWU CHAU & SOKO ISLANDS Hong Kong TROPICAL STORM DORIAN MOVES INTO EASTERN CARIBBEAN Eastern Caribbean Establishment of acoustic monitors for dolphin survey between Shek Kwu Chau & Soko Islands Tuesday,...
August 27th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Flying the flag for London

Flying the flag for London
Admiral Tony Radakin CB ADC, The First Sea Lord and Chief of the Naval Staff Flying the flag for London The arrival of three prestigious ships in London to celebrate LISW19 underlines the importance that is now attached to this world-leading event. The Royal Navy’s Type 23 Frigate HMS Argyll,...
August 27th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums | Read More

BIMCO: Record high seaborne US crude oil exports in June 2019 benefits oil tankers

BIMCO: Record high seaborne US crude oil exports in June 2019 benefits oil tankers
Peter Sand BIMCO: Record high seaborne US crude oil exports in June 2019 The highest US crude oil exports to China in 11 months lifted total seaborne US crude oil exports to a record high at 11.9 million (m) tonnes in June 2019. Also contributing to the June record was South Korea, as exports to the...
August 27th, 2019 | BIMCO, Markets, News, Tankers | Read More

Mikkel Ebdrup of Airland Logistics, a graduate of the Blue MBA, delivers ‘the impossible’ in heavy-lift freight

Mikkel Ebdrup of Airland Logistics, a graduate of the Blue MBA, delivers ‘the impossible’ in heavy-lift freight
Mikkel Ebdrup. Mikkel Ebdrup of Airland Logistics, a graduate of the Blue MBA, delivers ‘the impossible’ in heavy-lift freight  Mikkel Ebdrup has a key role in a company whose motto is “delivering the impossible daily.” He offers a telling illustration of the scale of the tasks which he and...
August 27th, 2019 | Aviation, Logistics, Maritime Education and Training, News | Read More

Something shifting in German fiscal state, US and European monetary policy roundtable

Something shifting in German fiscal state, US and European monetary policy roundtable
. Something shifting in German fiscal state, US and European monetary policy roundtable Tuesday 27 August 2019  Vol.10 Ed.35.1 Commentary: Something shifting in German fiscal state By David Marsh in Berlin Several factors are pushing Germany towards jettisoning its long-cherished ‘schwarze Null’...
August 27th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 26-Aug-2019 PILOTS PROPOSE RATE ADJUSTMENTS FOR COMING DECADE Sabine, United States AMENDMENTS TO RULES REGULATING MARITIME TRAFFIC SCHEME Turkish Straits, Turkey Pilots propose rate adjustments for coming decade Monday, August 26, 2019, Sabine, United States The Sabine Pilots...
August 26th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Assessing industry risk to marine biodiversity

Assessing industry risk to marine biodiversity
Assessing industry risk to marine biodiversity World Ocean Council Event at U.N. To Advance Science-based Threat and Risk Assessment for Determining Effects of Human Activity on Ocean Biodiversity 26 August 2019 The World Ocean Council (WOC) is organizing an official Side Event at the U.N. Headquarters...
August 26th, 2019 | Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday, 26 August 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday, 26 August 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS August 26, 2019 Global Markets Risk-off sentiment prevailed in early trade, with European equity markets opening lower and Asian bourses losing ground in today’s session, following the latest tit-for-tat trade war escalation between the world’s two largest...
August 26th, 2019 | Banking, Finance | Read More

Sea Commerce hosts Brazil seminar to share knowledge on Methanol as marine fuel

Sea Commerce hosts Brazil seminar to share knowledge on Methanol as marine fuel
Mari Couva is among the latest additions to the Methanol-fuelled merchant fleet. (Picture: Waterfront Shipping) Sea Commerce hosts Brazil seminar to share knowledge on Methanol as marine fuel September event will seek to raise awareness of IMO2020 compliant fuel with local shipowner and operator community 26...
August 26th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 24-Aug-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 25 AUGUST-7 SEPTEMBER 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 25 August-7 September 2019 Saturday, August 24, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 26 Aug (Mon) – August Bank Holiday (UK) 26 Jul (Mon)...
August 24th, 2019 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Pier Carlo Padoan on Italy’s latest setback, Macri defeat prompts crisis fears, and G7 descends on Biarritz

Pier Carlo Padoan on Italy’s latest setback, Macri defeat prompts crisis fears, and G7 descends on Biarritz
. Pier Carlo Padoan on Italy’s latest setback, Macri defeat prompts crisis fears, and G7 descends on Biarritz THE WEEKEND REVIEW  Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world 19-23 August 2019, Vol.10 Ed.34 Most-Read Commentary Italy’s latest crisis just beginning: Italian...
August 24th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, News | Read More

Markets rebound amid worse ever geopolitics

Markets rebound amid worse ever geopolitics
John Faraclas Markets rebound amid worse ever geopolitics The BDI (Batic Dry Index) ended up 50 points and now reads 2,168; same was also up 80 points since last week’s closing (16/8) when it stood at 2,088. Geopolitics continue to worsen with the Trade Wars widening and spreading in many fronts. John...
August 23rd, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Immigration, Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
 Hot Port News from GAC 23-Aug-2019 UNLOADING OF CAISSON UNITS Hong Kong SOUTH WEST PASS DRAFT INCREASED Mississippi River, United States NEW TOWAGE PROVIDER RATES Eden, Australia PIER CONSTRUCTION COMPLETE, READY FOR CRUISE SHIPS Gilimas Port, Lombok, Indonesia DREDGING IN TEMASEK FAIRWAY Singapore Unloading...
August 23rd, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Calling all content creators! BorderlessLive is in 3 weeks!

Calling all content creators! BorderlessLive is in 3 weeks!
Calling all content creators! BorderlessLive is in 3 weeks! People do not buy goods & services. They buy relations, stories & magic’ – Seth Godin  In case you haven’t heard, on Friday 6 September, the much-anticipated show, BorderlessLive, will open its doors for the very first time,...
August 23rd, 2019 | Tourism | Read More

Vessel powered by ABB Azipod® propulsion reaches North Pole for the first time in history

Vessel powered by ABB Azipod® propulsion reaches North Pole for the first time in history
Commanding officer Geir-Magne Leinebø and expedition leader CAATEX Dr. Hanne Sagen at the North Pole. Photo courtesy of the Norwegian Coast Guard Vessel powered by ABB Azipod® propulsion reaches North Pole for the first time in history Norwegian Coast Guard’s vessel KV Svalbard was on an international...
August 23rd, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Story of the Day | Read More

Geest Line returns to Portsmouth

Geest Line returns to Portsmouth
  Geest Line returns to Portsmouth Eastern Caribbean shipping firm Geest Line is returning to Portsmouth two years after relocating to Dover. The company moved its cargo handling operation to the Kent port due to scheduling difficulties at Portsmouth, which have now been resolved. Geest Line’s...
August 23rd, 2019 | Logistics, Ship Agencies | Read More

Oslo Børs: The Merkur Market Appeals Committee resolves to uphold the decision to impose a violation charge on Lavo.tv AS of NOK 300,000

Oslo Børs: The Merkur Market Appeals Committee resolves to uphold the decision to impose a violation charge on Lavo.tv AS of NOK 300,000
Oslo Børs: The Merkur Market Appeals Committee resolves to uphold the decision to impose a violation charge on Lavo.tv AS of NOK 300,000 23/08/2019 On 17 June 2019, Oslo Børs ASA imposed a violation charge on Lavo.tv AS of NOK 300,000 for breaches of the duty to disclose inside information. The Merkur...
August 23rd, 2019 | Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday, 23 August 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday, 23 August 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS August 23, 2019 Global markets Ahead of Fed Chair Jerome Powell’s speech today at 3pm GMT at Jackson Hole in Wyoming, markets retain a waiting stance; in Wall Street, the S&P and NASDAQ closed in marginally negative territory last night, Asian bourses traded...
August 23rd, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

HRH The Princess Royal to welcome global maritime leaders to London International Shipping Week

HRH The Princess Royal to welcome global maritime leaders to London International Shipping Week
. HRH The Princess Royal to welcome global maritime leaders to London International Shipping Week HRH The Princess Royal will officially welcome five hundred of the world’s leading maritime executives, diplomats and heads of government to the UK for London International Shipping Week in September. The...
August 23rd, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, News | Read More