Archive for November, 2019

Dynamar Publication BREAKBULK V (2019)

Dynamar Publication BREAKBULK V (2019)
Dynamar Publication BREAKBULK V (2019) Dynamar’s new BREAKBULK V report delves into the status of the world’s major operators of multipurpose/project/heavy-lift ships and their fleets… and their disruptors; those carrying breakbulk cargoes with vessels not specifically designed for that task  ...
November 4th, 2019 | Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fishing Trawlers, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, Reefer ships, Reports, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Statistics | Read More

£3million Cyber-SHIP Lab offers unique opportunity to address global maritime cyber security challenges

£3million Cyber-SHIP Lab offers unique opportunity to address global maritime cyber security challenges
. £3million Cyber-SHIP Lab offers unique opportunity to address global maritime cyber security challenges A unique new research facility designed to address the key cyber security challenges facing the shipping industry is being established at the University of Plymouth. The £3million Cyber-SHIP Lab,...
November 4th, 2019 | Academia, Corruption, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security | Read More

ArtCan has done it again! Open Call : Counter l Balance

ArtCan has done it again! Open Call : Counter l Balance
Kira Phoenix K’inan with Attract Repel on Three Frames ArtCan has done it again! Open Call : Counter l Balance  As part of a very proactive programme set out by ArtCan, every year they run an Open Call for artists in all mediums. This year the name and theme of the exhibition is Counter l Balance....
November 3rd, 2019 | Art and auctions, Awards, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

World Sailing’s Annual Conference wraps up in Bermuda

World Sailing’s Annual Conference wraps up in Bermuda
. World Sailing’s Annual Conference wraps up in Bermuda World Sailing’s Annual General Meeting concluded the 2019 Annual Conference on Sunday 3 November in Bermuda. The ninth and final day of the Conference saw the ratification of the Council decisions made on Friday and Saturday, confirmation...
November 3rd, 2019 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Sailing, Sports | Read More

Your Transformation Update from Fathom World – 03 Nov. 2019

Your Transformation Update from Fathom World – 03 Nov. 2019
Your Transformation Update from Fathom World – 03 Nov. 2019 Hello and welcome to the week’s Transformation,  Do you think that the shipping industry, however one wants to define it, can decarbonise? Probably not without a lot of money, collaboration, and a lot of belief pumped into it....
November 3rd, 2019 | Energy, Environment | Read More

The southern expressway: off like a shot

The southern expressway: off like a shot
The southern expressway: off like a shot This Sunday, a day on from the start of the second leg of the Mini-Transat La Boulangère, the 81 sailors out on the racetrack are benefiting from trade wind conditions that favour slipping along and long surfs: a fairly stable NE’ly breeze of 20/25 knots,...
November 3rd, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Fly me to the Moon Travel newsletter volume 44

Fly me to the Moon Travel newsletter volume 44
. Fly me to the Moon Travel newsletter volume 44 OUT OF THE BOX REASONS TO VISIT GREECE Dear Traveler, «Καλό μήνα» (Kalo Mina). Let’s welcome November, a month filled with gratitude and beautiful moments. The crowds in Greece have thinned out, the sun is shining and the air is crisp. Fall...
November 3rd, 2019 | Maritime Tourism, Tourism | Read More

World Sailing’s Council conclude session at 2019 Annual Conference

World Sailing’s Council conclude session at 2019 Annual Conference
Kim Andersen at the podium World Sailing’s Council conclude session at 2019 Annual Conference After selecting the iFoil as the Men’s and Women’s Windsurfer for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games on Friday, World Sailing’s Council, the main decision making body, concluded their meeting on Saturday 2...
November 2nd, 2019 | Associations, Sailing, Sports | Read More

A very lively start, two returns to port

A very lively start, two returns to port
A very lively start, two returns to port This Saturday at 14:33 UTC, 82 sailors took the start in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria of the second leg of the Mini-Transat La Boulangère in what proved to be a bracing introduction. The racers very quickly had to get their bearings in a fine trade wind, which...
November 2nd, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 02-Nov-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 3-16 NOVEMBER 2019 Worldwide WORLD HOLIDAYS: 3-16 NOVEMBER 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 3-16 November 2019 Saturday, November 2, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 9 Nov (Sat) – Prophet’s...
November 2nd, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Flash news : Clean start for the second leg of the Mini-Transat La Boulangère!

Flash news : Clean start for the second leg of the Mini-Transat La Boulangère!
Flash news : Clean start for the second leg of the Mini-Transat La Boulangère! This Saturday 2 November, the start of the second leg of the Mini-Transat La Boulangère was given at 14:33 UTC in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. The fleet is bound for Le Marin, in Martinique. The race set sail in lovely...
November 2nd, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

‘Only one justification’ for fresh ECB QE, Libra and the global monetary system, and more

‘Only one justification’ for fresh ECB QE, Libra and the global monetary system, and more
‘Only one justification’ for fresh ECB QE, Libra and the global monetary system, and more THE WEEKEND REVIEW Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world 28 October-1 November 2019, Vol.10 Ed.44 Most-Read Commentary ‘Only one justification’ for fresh ECB QE: In...
November 2nd, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Insight, Reports | Read More

Shipping Markets: The Reds are here to stay…

Shipping Markets: The Reds are here to stay…
John Faraclas Shipping Markets: The Reds are here to stay… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) fell 34 points losing also the 1,700 points threshold in a week’s time! At 1,697 seems vulnerable and ultra-CAUTION should be observed. Geopolitics are the name of the game in all fronts and as News is what they...
November 1st, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Insight, Markets, Military, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

EU-backed Wind-Assist Ship Propulsion Project Sets Sail on its Three-Year Voyage

EU-backed Wind-Assist Ship Propulsion Project Sets Sail on its Three-Year Voyage
EU-backed Wind-Assist Ship Propulsion Project Sets Sail on its Three-Year Voyage The WASP (Wind Assisted Ship Propulsion) project, funded by the Interreg North Sea Europe programme, part of the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) to the tune of €5.4 million has been officially approved and launched....
November 1st, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Organisations | Read More

World Sailing and Virtual Regatta extend partnership

World Sailing and Virtual Regatta extend partnership
. World Sailing and Virtual Regatta extend partnership Following the success of the first two eSailing World Championship seasons, World Sailing, the world governing body of the sport, and Virtual Regatta, the leading digital sailing platform, have extended and expanded their relationship through to...
November 1st, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Green light for tomorrow’s start of the second leg of the Mini-Transat La Boulangère

Green light for tomorrow’s start of the second leg of the Mini-Transat La Boulangère
Green light for tomorrow’s start of the second leg of the Mini-Transat La Boulangère “This is what we signed up for!” It’s tomorrow, Saturday 2 November at 14:08 UTC that the start of the second leg of the Mini-Transat La Boulangère will set sail from Las Palmas de Gran Canaria bound for Le...
November 1st, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 01-Nov-2019 PORT SCALES BACK BREXIT MEASURES Rotterdam, Netherlands Port scales back Brexit measures Friday, November 1, 2019, Rotterdam, Netherlands Following recommendations from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Port of Rotterdam Authority has again put its preparatory measures...
November 1st, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Galileo Maritime Academy appoints Captain Julius Valladares

Galileo Maritime Academy appoints Captain Julius Valladares
Anthony H Gould AFNI FRGS Galileo Maritime Academy appoints Captain Julius Valladares  Galileo Maritime Academy appoints Captain Julius Valladares to head its’ MCA commercial courses and bridge simulator school in Phuket. The appointment of Capt. Julius Valladares as Director of Training and Internal...
November 1st, 2019 | Maritime Education and Training, Person Profiles, Yachting | Read More

Celebrating 9,600 drivers trained and £75,000 for 75 years

Celebrating 9,600 drivers trained and £75,000 for 75 years
  .. Celebrating 9,600 drivers trained and £75,000 for 75 years This month we celebrated our road safety results in the presence of HRH The Princess Royal On the 24th October we held our annual Showcase, hosted by Ashurst LLP in London. The event was an opportunity to highlight our achievements...
November 1st, 2019 | Charity, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

IMarEST chairman presents Thordon founder with Engineering’s highest accolade

IMarEST chairman presents Thordon founder with Engineering’s highest accolade
George A. (Sandy) Thomson, 2019 Elmer A. Sperry Award Winner IMarEST chairman presents Thordon founder with Engineering’s highest accolade  On 31st October 2019, George A. (Sandy) Thomson, the founder of Thordon Bearings and a pioneer in the development of advanced polymer materials, was presented...
November 1st, 2019 | Associations, Awards, BIMCO, Events, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles | Read More

Marine Money NYC Nov 13 – a conference and much more

Marine Money NYC Nov 13 – a conference and much more
Marine Money NYC Nov 13 – a conference and much more 20th Annual Ship Finance Forum, Wednesday, November 13, 2019 Convene, 117 West 46th Street, New York City Adding to the many reasons to attend our last event of the year, best selling author Lori Ann LaRocco will be signing copies of her...
November 1st, 2019 | Anniversaries, Banking, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipfinance | Read More

3rd TT Club Innovation in Safety Award Finalists Announced!

3rd TT Club Innovation in Safety Award Finalists Announced!
3rd TT Club Innovation in Safety Award Finalists Announced! The quality of entries was exceptionally high and we are pleased to announce the 5 top entries that have been shortlisted by the judges.  And, in no particular order… Associated British Ports Global Container Terminals Canada Kunz...
November 1st, 2019 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ports & Terminals | Read More

“K” Line: Membership in “Getting to Zero Coalition” to promote GHG emission reduction

“K” Line: Membership in “Getting to Zero Coalition” to promote GHG emission reduction
.. “K” Line: Membership in “Getting to Zero Coalition” to promote GHG emission reduction “K” LINE expresses its concurrence with “Getting to Zero Coalition” (note 1 below), a corporate alliance launched at the United Nations Climate Action Summit in September 2019. In “Getting...
November 1st, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 1, November 2019) I

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 1, November 2019) I
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 1, November 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 1, 2019 Global Markets US Treasuries remained well supported earlier today retaining post-Fed gains amid expectations for further Fed rate easing ahead, as downside global risks prevail. In FX markets,...
November 1st, 2019 | Banking, Reports | Read More

Fast delivery of Damen’s first customised Cutter Suction Dredger to Brazil

Fast delivery of Damen’s first customised Cutter Suction Dredger to Brazil
The CSD350 is a dismountable cutter suction dredger which has a dredging depth between 1 and 9 m Fast delivery of Damen’s first customised Cutter Suction Dredger to Brazil From contract to shipping in just under four months Damen has just shipped a fully customised Cutter Suction Dredger (CSD) 350,...
November 1st, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More