Archive for September, 2019

IMO showcasing tangible progress at global Climate Action summit

IMO showcasing tangible progress at global Climate Action summit
IMO showcasing tangible progress at global Climate Action summit IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim has been reporting on the solid progress being made by the Organization to reduce GHG emissions from international shipping, in support of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, in particular SDG...
September 24th, 2019 | Energy, Environment, IMO, Organisations | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday, 24 September 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday, 24 September 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS September 24, 2019 Global Markets Eurozone preliminary PMIs for September disappointed as the Composite PMI fell from 51.9 in August to 50.4, the lowest level since June 2013, suggesting that the economy came close to stalling at the end of Q3 2019. In reaction...
September 24th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Mentor for success, MAJ urges maritime community as industry celebrates role of women in the shipping sector

Mentor for success, MAJ urges maritime community as industry celebrates role of women in the shipping sector
Claudia Grant, Deputy Director General of the Maritime Authority of Jamaica, chairs the International Maritime Organization’s Implementation of IMO Instruments (III) committee. Mentor for success, MAJ urges maritime community as industry celebrates role of women in the shipping sector The importance...
September 24th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IMO, News, Organisations, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Sky Sports will broadcast all six days of the World Championship

Sky Sports will broadcast all six days of the World Championship
. Sky Sports will broadcast all six days of the World Championship Sky Sport to broadcast all six day of the 2019 World Championship from Auckland! Sky Sport will broadcast live all six days of December’s 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 world championships in Auckland, New Zealand, which is believed to be...
September 24th, 2019 | Press and Media, Sailing, Sports | Read More

Baltic Exchange Risk Forum: 17 October 2019, Hamburg

Baltic Exchange Risk Forum: 17 October 2019, Hamburg
. Baltic Exchange Risk Forum: 17 October 2019, Hamburg Freight & Commodities Forum, Hamburg 17 October 2019 We are delighted to invite you to register for the Freight & Commodities Forum in Hamburg. Featuring industry discussion and first class analytical insight on commodity flows, vessel supply,...
September 24th, 2019 | Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Ship Demolitions, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Reed Smith enhances global Transportation Industry Group with new shipping partners in London and Hong Kong

Reed Smith enhances global Transportation Industry Group with new shipping partners in London and Hong Kong
Nick Austin Reed Smith enhances global Transportation Industry Group with new shipping partners in London and Hong Kong In a move that reflects the firm’s continued commitment to the shipping industry, global law firm Reed Smith today announced that disputes lawyers Nick Austin and Peter Glover will...
September 24th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Legal, News, Person Profiles | Read More

A Spad with influence, Unlocking key sustainable finance policies

A Spad with influence, Unlocking key sustainable finance policies
A Spad with influence, Unlocking key sustainable finance policies Tuesday 24 September 2019  – Vol.10 Ed.39.1 Commentary: A Spad with influence By Brian Reading in London The unconventional power of British government ministers’ special advisers (Spads) has fascinated generations of politicians...
September 24th, 2019 | Banking, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

4th International Green & Smart Shipping Summit (Rotterdam 8-9 Oct) and WOC Collaborate

4th International Green & Smart Shipping Summit (Rotterdam 8-9 Oct) and WOC Collaborate
4th International Green & Smart Shipping Summit (Rotterdam 8-9 Oct) and WOC Collaborate World Ocean Council Engages as Strategic Partner to Advance Science and Solutions for the Future of Shipping 24 September 2019 The 4th International Green & Smart Shipping Summit (Rotterdam, 8-9 October) again...
September 24th, 2019 | Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Oil Spill, Pollution, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Navigating SHIPPINGInsight 2019

Navigating SHIPPINGInsight 2019
Carleen Lyden Walker Navigating SHIPPINGInsight 2019 Dear All: Please find attached the latest developing agenda for SHIPPINGInsight 2019.  It is growing every day, and getting more meaningful. I wanted to break down the days for you, recognizing that you may have specific areas of interest: Day 1 (October...
September 24th, 2019 | Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

The BDI falls in Fall …but

The BDI falls in Fall …but
John Faraclas The BDI falls in Fall …but The BDI’s fall continued in this peculiar season-wise Fall but wait… The 23 points lost brought down the main index to 2,108 points… but not to worry! Geopolitics might become challenging with the challenges that Climate Change and issues brought...
September 23rd, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, People and Places, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 23-Sep-2019 NEW DECK FITTINGS REQUIREMENTS Pilbara, Australia LANE OUTAGES AT PEDRO MIGUEL AND GATUN LOCKS Panama Canal, Panama New deck fittings requirements Monday, September 23, 2019, Pilbara, Australia Pilbara Port Authority has advised that new requirements for Capesize vessels...
September 23rd, 2019 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

IMO Action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from international shipping

IMO Action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from international shipping
IMO Action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from international shipping https://bit.ly/2mbmeUI IMO continues to contribute to the global fight against climate change, in support of the UN Sustainable Development Goal 13, to take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts. IMO has adopted...
September 23rd, 2019 | Associations, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Pollution | Read More

OCIMF issues update of key assessment guide for floating oil facilities

OCIMF issues update of key assessment guide for floating oil facilities
OCIMF issues update of key assessment guide for floating oil facilities 23 September 2019​ – OCIMF today publishes the second edition of its Guidelines on the Marine Assessment of F(P)SOs. The publication is a complete framework for assessing the marine sections of Floating (Production) Storage...
September 23rd, 2019 | Associations, Regulatory | Read More

Ardmore Shipping appoints Dr. Kirsi Tikka to Board of Directors

Ardmore Shipping appoints Dr. Kirsi Tikka to Board of Directors
Dr. Kirsi Tikka Ardmore Shipping appoints Dr. Kirsi Tikka to Board of Directors Monday 23 September: Ardmore Shipping Corporation (NYSE: ASC) (“Ardmore” or the “Company”) today announced the appointment of Dr. Kirsi Tikka to the Company’s Board of Directors. Dr. Tikka has over 30 years of shipping...
September 23rd, 2019 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Shipmanagement | Read More

Cooperation vital to help Lloyd’s Open Form survive – Association of Average Adjusters seminar hears industry views

Cooperation vital to help Lloyd’s Open Form survive – Association of Average Adjusters seminar hears industry views
Cooperation vital to help Lloyd’s Open Form survive – Association of Average Adjusters seminar hears industry views A call for London market insurers to become more closely involved in decisions on casualty salvage was sounded during the autumn 2019 seminar of the Association of Average Adjusters,...
September 23rd, 2019 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Insurance | Read More

Lloyd’s Register signs up to Getting to Zero Coalition.

Lloyd’s Register signs up to Getting to Zero Coalition.
Alastair Marsh Lloyd’s Register signs up to Getting to Zero Coalition. Organisation part of industry alliance leading collaboration for international shipping’s decarbonisation. 23 September 2019, New York – Lloyd’s Register is among senior leaders within the maritime, energy, infrastructure...
September 23rd, 2019 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, News | Read More

OMFIF at the IMF-WBG annual meetings

OMFIF at the IMF-WBG annual meetings
New York City OMFIF at the IMF-WBG annual meetings OMFIF is convening a series of meetings alongside the International Monetary Fund-World Bank Group annual meetings in October. Click here to view the full programme. New York launch of the Global Public Investor 2019 Tuesday 15 October, 18:00, New...
September 23rd, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Meelunie joins forces with GoodShipping Program to decarbonise its ocean freight

Meelunie joins forces with GoodShipping Program to decarbonise its ocean freight
… Meelunie joins forces with GoodShipping Program to decarbonise its ocean freight   Initiative will see 340 tonnes of CO2 removed annually from transshipments on Meelunie’s oldest trading route in Asia AMSTERDAM, 23 SEPTEMBER, 2019 – Meelunie, a leading global supplier of plant-based...
September 23rd, 2019 | Energy, Environment | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday, 23 September 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday, 23 September 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS September 23, 2019 Global Markets Market participants retain a cautious stance against risk assets early on Monday as they await more clarity on US/China trade negotiations. Core government bonds remain well supported, while the GBP gave back part of last week’s...
September 23rd, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Glander International Bunkering opens 8th office globally in Oslo

Glander International Bunkering opens 8th office globally in Oslo
Sverre Vetterstad, Lars Brustad, William Tandberg Glander International Bunkering opens 8th office globally in Oslo The leading marine fuel and lubricant trading firm, Glander International Bunkering has started operations in Oslo, Norway. The Oslo office is the company’s 8th location and aims to expand...
September 23rd, 2019 | Bunkering, Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

Royal patronage adds prestige to TMS Awards

Royal patronage adds prestige to TMS Awards
H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President, Dubai Civil Aviation Authority and Chairman and Chief Executive, Emirates Airline and Group Royal patronage adds prestige to TMS Awards 23rd September 2019, Dubai, UAE: The Maritime Standard Awards has announced that, for the sixth consecutive year,...
September 23rd, 2019 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

HFW Hong Kong Insurance Briefing – September 2019

HFW Hong Kong Insurance Briefing – September 2019
Rosie Ng HFW Hong Kong Insurance Briefing – September 2019 Hong Kong Insurance briefing In this latest Insurance briefing, Rosie Ng provides an overview of the new statutory regime for Hong Kong Insurance Intermediaries, which comes into effect today. Key changes include: Regulated activities Fit...
September 23rd, 2019 | Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal | Read More

DNV GL’s Veracity Strengthens Maritime Digitalization with New Asia-Pacific Hub

DNV GL’s Veracity Strengthens Maritime Digitalization with New Asia-Pacific Hub
Magnus Lande, Head of APAC and Commercial Director, Veracity by DNV GL DNV GL’s Veracity Strengthens Maritime Digitalization with New Asia-Pacific Hub Veracity, DNV GL’s open industrial data platform, opens new base in Singapore with the aim to stimulate closer collaboration in the maritime sector...
September 23rd, 2019 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

A foretaste!

A foretaste!
.. A foretaste! To note:   – The Mini-Transat La Boulangère sailors contested the event prologue this Sunday – A dress rehearsal prior to the start of leg one – No favourable weather window before Wednesday or even Thursday   Despite the delayed start of the 22nd edition...
September 22nd, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Your Transformation Update from Fathom.World

Your Transformation Update from Fathom.World
. Your Transformation Update from Fathom.World Hello, The second half of our assessment of nuclear power takes up the main story of this week. It may be a controversial fuel, but as Gavin Lipsith reveals, there are a lot of things in its favour. We have a look at the latest technology in sail racing,...
September 22nd, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Press and Media | Read More