Archive for January, 2020

The “F” word “applies” for the Markets and Geopolitics too…

The “F” word “applies” for the Markets and Geopolitics too…
John Faraclas The “F” word “applies” for the Markets and Geopolitics too… The falling markets, an unprecedented for many development – although we have witnessed a BDI down to 290 points in Feb 10 2016 and the falling apart of the European Union with the United Kingdom’s BREXIT  is the...
January 31st, 2020 | Chartering, Comment, Cruise Industry, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Events, Health and Safety, IMO, Insight, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, Politics and Government, Reports, Safety and Security, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

NI Hellenic branch Athens workshop

NI Hellenic branch Athens workshop
Dr Manolis Nikolaidis (Secretary The Nautical Institute-Greek Branch), Capt Nick Pentheroudakis (Hellenic Shipbrokers Association),  Popi Lyrintzi (KCL Group), Capt Maneesh Varma ( The Nautical Institute-London), Capt Nikos Aslanis(Chairman The Nautical Institute-Greek Branch), Ted Zaimis (Treasurer...
January 31st, 2020 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training, Technical, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 31-Jan-2020 IMPLEMENTATION OF WATER CONSERVATION STRATEGY MODIFICATIONS Panama Canal, Panama PRE-ARRIVAL REPORTING REQUIREMENTS Australia CORONAVIRUS UPDATE (31 JANUARY) Australia NOVEL CORONAVIRUS ALERT United Arab Emirates WORKS AT TUAS TERMINAL PHASE 1 Singapore WORKS AT TUAS...
January 31st, 2020 | Canals, Construction, Health and Safety, Medical, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Coronavirus global health emergency – IMO issues advice to Member States, seafarers and the shipping industry

Coronavirus global health emergency – IMO issues advice to Member States, seafarers and the shipping industry
. Coronavirus global health emergency – IMO issues advice to Member States, seafarers and the shipping industry Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) http://www.imo.org/en/MediaCentre/HotTopics/Pages/Coronavirus.aspx Nouveau coronavirus (2019-nCoV) http://www.imo.org/fr/mediacentre/hottopics/pages/coronavirus.aspx  Nuevo...
January 31st, 2020 | Breaking News, Health and Safety, IMO, Medical | Read More

EU shipping wants to see the current seamless European shipping centre maintained after Brexit

EU shipping wants to see the current seamless European shipping centre maintained after Brexit
Martin Dorsman EU shipping wants to see the current seamless European shipping centre maintained after Brexit ECSA insists that the only and most economically sensible future is for the EU and the UK to remain an integrated and seamless shipping centre. Brexit discussions have brought to the forefront...
January 31st, 2020 | Associations, European Union, Organisations, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals | Read More

HFW Litigation: Legal Advice is Dominant

HFW Litigation: Legal Advice is Dominant
HFW Litigation: Legal Advice is Dominant LEGAL ADVICE IS DOMINANT In a Court of Appeal judgment published earlier this week, in which Hickinbottom LJ gave the lead judgment, and Patten and Peter Jackson LJJ both agreed, the Court of Appeal in dismissing an appeal on all grounds, gave helpful clarification...
January 31st, 2020 | Legal | Read More

The 2020s: Entering a new decade of smart, sustainable shipping

The 2020s: Entering a new decade of smart, sustainable shipping
The 2020s: Entering a new decade of smart, sustainable shipping THE ROUTE TO 2030 Shipowners, shipyards and Bureau Veritas Marine & Offshore experts offer their vision of where the marine industry will be by 2030. TÄRNTANK: POWERING THE ENERGY TRANSITION WITH BIOGAS Claes Möller,...
January 31st, 2020 | Classification Societies, Communication, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

How does Coronavirus affect shipping? Read BIMCO’s Shipping Number of the Week

How does Coronavirus affect shipping? Read BIMCO’s Shipping Number of the Week
The BIMCO House How does Coronavirus affect shipping? Read BIMCO’s Shipping Number of the Week  50 million people quarantined in China to contain spread of Coronavirus – how does it affect shipping? The outbreak of the novel coronavirus, declared a global health emergency by the WHO, has caused...
January 31st, 2020 | BIMCO, Health and Safety | Read More

January in review

January in review
  January in review Welcome to the Baltic Monthly Review, bringing you the latest news and comment on industry developments from the heart of the Baltic Exchange. We’ll be including updates on our services and exclusive invites to some of our 40 events across the globe each year. To find out...
January 31st, 2020 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, Reports | Read More

ESPO Monthly Overview – January 2020

ESPO Monthly Overview – January 2020
Dimitrij Zadel ESPO Monthly Overview – January 2020 PORT PRO OF THE MONTH Port pro of the month: Dimitrij Zadel (SI) 31 January 2020 This month we are taking you to Slovenia’s only commercial port, the Port of Koper. In what follows, Mr. Dimitrij Zadel, President of the Management Board, explains...
January 31st, 2020 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Maritime charity issues Coronavirus guidance for its ship visitors

Maritime charity issues Coronavirus guidance for its ship visitors
Maritime charity issues Coronavirus guidance for its ship visitors Global maritime charity has issued guidance for its GB port chaplains and ship visitors following the outbreak of the Coronavirus. The charity also deploys chaplains on cruise ships to support crew welfare. Media have reported the detention...
January 31st, 2020 | Charity, Cruise Industry, Health and Safety, Medical, Ports & Terminals | Read More

INTERCARGO applauds the IMO’s intention to improve casualty investigation reporting

INTERCARGO applauds the IMO’s intention to improve casualty investigation reporting
Dimitris J. Fafalios, president of INTERCARGO INTERCARGO applauds the IMO’s intention to improve casualty investigation reporting Exactly one year ago, in our opening media release for 2019, INTERCARGO reminded that cargo liquefaction continued to be a major risk for dry bulk shipping. Our Association...
January 31st, 2020 | Intercargo, Maritime Accidents | Read More

IMCA speaking at Underwater Intervention in New Orleans

IMCA speaking at Underwater Intervention in New Orleans
Pete Sieniewicz IMCA speaking at Underwater Intervention in New Orleans The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) is being represented by Peter Sieniewicz, IMCA Technical Adviser – Diving at this year’s Underwater Intervention (UI) on 5 February 2020. UI, which takes place in New...
January 31st, 2020 | Associations, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Watershed for Europe and the world

Watershed for Europe and the world
. Watershed for Europe and the world David Marsh in London 31 January 2020 The UK’s departure from the European Union on 31 January, after constant internal attrition during 47 years of adherence, marks an end-point. Not of Europe, but of the hope that a Europe reborn from the ashes of 1939-45 could...
January 31st, 2020 | Comment, European Union, News, Organisations, Politics and Government, Story of the Year | Read More

Family is a bit different in sailing – Hansens working well together

Family is a bit different in sailing – Hansens working well together
… Family is a bit different in sailing – Hansens working well together  2020 Oceania Championship Day One It’s all about family for Danish Hansens Michael Hansen and Mathias Sletten (DEN) had their best ever day racing 49er to kick off proceedings in Geelong. The young duo scored...
January 31st, 2020 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Aces…

Aces…
John Faraclas Aces… Aces come in many forms and categories in all sectors of everyday life, be it business, sports – say tennis for example, negotiations – particularly on S&P, politics – to be impeached or not, in numerology, in card games we might hear the cry “Aces high.”  This is...
January 30th, 2020 | Chartering, Comment, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Health and Safety, Insight, Markets, Military, News, Reports, Safety and Security, Shipping Indices, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 30-Jan-2020 WUHAN CORONAVIRUS Fujairah, United Arab Emirates REPORTING REQUIREMENTS FOR VESSELS WITH CHINA IN LAST 5 PORTS New Orleans, United States FURTHER EXTENSION OF HOLIDAY Qingdao, China TRANSPORT SAFETY DUES Vanino, Russia NEW RATES FOR ECOLOGICAL DUES AT CPC TERMINAL Novorossiysk,...
January 30th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Medical, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The Maritime Association of the Port of New York and New Jersey names 2020 International Maritime Hall of Fame Inductees

The Maritime Association of the Port of New York and New Jersey names 2020 International Maritime Hall of Fame Inductees
From Left: Lisa Lutoff-Perlo, President and CEO, Celebrity Cruises Inc.; James R. Mara, President Emeritus, Metropolitan Marine Maintenance Contractors’ Association; James I. Newsome III, President and CEO, South Carolina Ports Authority; Dr. Nikolas P. Tsakos, President and CEO, Tsakos Energy...
January 30th, 2020 | Awards, Events, News | Read More

Angus Campbell to Chair SHIPPINGInsight 20/20 “A Vision for the Decade”

Angus Campbell to Chair SHIPPINGInsight 20/20 “A Vision for the Decade”
Bernard Schulte’s Angus Campbell at the 2019 SHIPPINGInsight Fleet Optimization &Innovation Conference and Exhibition Angus Campbell to Chair SHIPPINGInsight 20/20 “A Vision for the Decade” Campbell Returns to Fleet Optimization and Innovation Conference and Exhibition for Fourth Year as Chairman  Greenwich,...
January 30th, 2020 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions | Read More

HFW – Insurance Bulletin – January 2020

HFW – Insurance Bulletin – January 2020
Costas FrangeskidesPartnerHolman Fenwick Willan LLP HFW – Insurance Bulletin – January 2020 In this issue: 1. REGULATION AND LEGISLATION Brexit – for better or worse, the UK is leaving the EU. What does this mean for (re)insurers and intermediaries post-Brexit? 2. MARKET DEVELOPMENTS Environmental...
January 30th, 2020 | Communication, Insurance and Reinsurance, News | Read More

Clemenceau’s sister ship heading for the scrapyard – France must act responsibly

Clemenceau’s sister ship heading for the scrapyard – France must act responsibly
Clemenceau’s sister ship heading for the scrapyard – France must act responsibly  The French Courts stopped the scrapping of the asbestos-laden aircraft carrier Clemenceau on the beach of Alang, India [1]. Fifteen years later, France is faced with a second toxic headache. The Clemenceau’s sister...
January 30th, 2020 | Environment, Pollution, Ship Demolitions | Read More

Cobham SATCOM welcomes new tighter safety regulations for the use of fire fighter radios which protect life and assets at sea

Cobham SATCOM welcomes new tighter safety regulations for the use of fire fighter radios which protect life and assets at sea
SAILOR 3965 Fire Fighter Radio Cobham SATCOM welcomes new tighter safety regulations for the use of fire fighter radios which protect life and assets at sea Forward-looking R&D programme means the SAILOR 3965 UHF Fire Fighter radio is already compliant with updated regulations from the IMO and EU Copenhagen,...
January 30th, 2020 | Communication, Health and Safety, IT and Communications, Maritime Accidents, Safety and Security | Read More

Insights from the PwC’s Update for Shipping Industry Update for Finance Professionals

Insights from the PwC’s Update for Shipping Industry Update for Finance Professionals
. Insights from the PwC’s Update for Shipping Industry Update for Finance Professionals PwC Greece – Shipping Industry Update for Finance Professionals: Understanding the upcoming EU sustainable finance regulation, addressing cybersecurity threats, evaluating the new and upcoming accounting changes...
January 30th, 2020 | Accountancy, Banking, Finance, Reports, Shipfinance | Read More

IACS 2020 Blue Book Launched

IACS 2020 Blue Book Launched
  IACS 2020 Blue Book Launched The International Association of Classification Societies is pleased to announce the release of the January 2020 edition of the IACS Blue Book and the accompanying IACS Green Book.  Together, these publications summarise the technical output of IACS and, as such,...
January 30th, 2020 | Associations, Books, Classification Societies, Flags, IACS, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 30, January 2020)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 30, January 2020)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 30, January 2020) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS January 30, 2020 Global Markets Risk-off sentiment prevailed in global equity markets earlier today amid rising worries over the implications of the coronavirus outbreak for global economic growth and financial...
January 30th, 2020 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More