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Market in Red – in its entirety amid perplexed Geopolitics

Market in Red – in its entirety amid perplexed Geopolitics
John Faraclas Market in Red – in its entirety amid perplexed Geopolitics The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost nine points earlier on today and now stands at 1,846 points. The Wets were comparatively in a worst position. Geopolitics with the wider Middle Eastern mess, BREXIT and other issue is a dangerous...
October 21st, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, Reports, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

GE: World Leader in Naval Electric Drive Power and Propulsion

GE: World Leader in Naval Electric Drive Power and Propulsion
Shown is GE’s LM2500 marine gas turbine. GE: World Leader in Naval Electric Drive Power and Propulsion BUSAN, REPUBLIC OF KOREA (October 21, 2019) – GE’s gas turbine and electric drive power and propulsion systems are proven to meet the most demanding needs of world navies. Today at the MADEX...
October 21st, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 21-Oct-2019 PORT DUES REBATE FOR VESSELS HANDLING TRANSHIPMENT VEHICLES Singapore DREDGING AT TUEN MUN PUBLIC CARGO WORKING AREA Hong Kong NEW TUG REQUIREMENTS Port Lincoln, Australia OFFSHORE PILOT SERVICES SUSPENDED Lake Charles, United States Port dues rebate for vessels handling...
October 21st, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Inmarsat releases field guide to ICT best practice at sea

Inmarsat releases field guide to ICT best practice at sea
. Inmarsat releases field guide to ICT best practice at sea As day-to-day operations at sea become ever more reliant on ICT, Inmarsat has published a practical guide to help ship managers build onboard networks that are resilient and reliable 21 October 2019: Inmarsat, the world leader in global mobile...
October 21st, 2019 | IT and Communications, Shipmanagement | Read More

IMRF delivers tailored training to boost maritime SAR capabilities across Africa

IMRF delivers tailored training to boost maritime SAR capabilities across Africa
Image shows the course attendees taking part in a practical exercise as part of the course. IMRF delivers tailored training to boost maritime SAR capabilities across Africa The International Maritime Rescue Federation has held a basic rescue boat operating course, in conjunction with the RNLI, specifically...
October 21st, 2019 | Associations, Health and Safety, HR, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, Safety and Security | Read More

Dachser opens new logistics center in Freiburg

Dachser opens new logistics center in Freiburg
from left to right: Peter Kraus, Logistics Manager, Ecomal Europe GmbH, Markus Riesterer, Director Gewerbepark Breisgau, Ralph Bartsch, General Contractor Unglehrt, Michael Gaudlitz General Manager Dachser Logistics Center Freiburg, Michael Schilling, COO Road Logistics Dachser and Thomas Hörmann, Head...
October 21st, 2019 | Jobs, Logistics | Read More

Cook Islands, Sao Tome and Principe accede to Cape Town Agreement, 46 declare support

Cook Islands, Sao Tome and Principe accede to Cape Town Agreement, 46 declare support
Cook Islands, Sao Tome and Principe accede to Cape Town Agreement, 46 declare suppor The Cook Islands and Sao Tome and Principe have become the latest States to become Party to the Cape Town Agreement on fishing vessel safety. They deposited their instruments of accession during the Torremolinos Ministerial...
October 21st, 2019 | IMO | Read More

Sovcomflot advances green shipping along the Northern Sea Route

Sovcomflot advances green shipping along the Northern Sea Route
.Sovcomflot Sovcomflot advances green shipping along the Northern Sea Route Two large-capacity Sovcomflot tankers using cleaner-burning LNG as a primary fuel, Mendeleev Prospect and Lomonosov Prospect, have successfully completed their respective voyages eastbound along the Northern Sea Route (NSR).  Lomonosov...
October 21st, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Bunkering, Environment, LNG, Tenders | Read More

Safe fishing, legal fishing: conference pushes ratification of Cape Town Agreement

Safe fishing, legal fishing: conference pushes ratification of Cape Town Agreement
Safe fishing, legal fishing: conference pushes ratification of Cape Town Agreement A Ministerial Conference (21-23 October) has opened in Torremolinos, Spain, to garner momentum towards entry into force of the Agreement. This will also help to combat illegal, unregulated and unreported (IUU) fishing. The...
October 21st, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Fisheries, IMO | Read More

Anglo-Eastern and Naval Dome ink Cyber MOU

Anglo-Eastern and Naval Dome ink Cyber MOU
Capt. Hojgaard said: “Cyber threats are amongst the most serious challenges the global shipping industry faces.” Anglo-Eastern and Naval Dome ink Cyber MOU Global ship manager Anglo-Eastern has inked a memorandum of understanding on cyber security with Naval Dome. Signed by Capt. Bjorn Hojgaard,...
October 21st, 2019 | Corruption, IT and Communications, Maritime Fraud, Safety and Security, Technology | Read More

Supporting the French Green Shipping Revolution

Supporting the French Green Shipping Revolution
Sarah Zitouni Supporting the French Green Shipping Revolution By Sarah Zitouni, Lean Marine Sweden AB In a world where ecological concerns run high, every industry is under pressure to reduce their environmental impact. The international shipping industry is no exception. During the 45th G7 summit held...
October 21st, 2019 | Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, News, Pollution | Read More

HRH The Princess Royal attends Mission to Seafarers celebrations in Yokohama

HRH The Princess Royal attends Mission to Seafarers  celebrations in Yokohama
HRH The Princess Royal being welcomed at Christ Church in Yamate,   HRH The Princess Royal attends Mission to Seafarers  celebrations in Yokohama Yokohama, October 18, 2019: The Mission to Seafarers held a maritime service and lunch in Yokohama, attended by its President, HRH The Princess Royal and...
October 21st, 2019 | Charity, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Clean Arctic Alliance Welcomes MSC Decision to Avoid Arctic Shipping Route

Clean Arctic Alliance Welcomes MSC Decision to Avoid Arctic Shipping Route
Clean Arctic Alliance Welcomes MSC Decision to Avoid Arctic Shipping Route London, Monday, October 21, 2019:- Responding to the announcement that shipping company MSC “will not explore or use the Northern Sea Route between Europe and Asia for container shipping” and that it believes that shipping...
October 21st, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Climate, Emissions, Environment, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

Interferry innovation conference highlights zero-emissions quest

Interferry innovation conference highlights zero-emissions quest
Guy Platten Interferry innovation conference highlights zero-emissions quest Acknowledging the need to be a leader in the transition to a lower carbon future and eventually net zero emissions, global trade association Interferry convened its 44th annual conference on the theme of innovation –...
October 21st, 2019 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Environment, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday, 21 October 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday, 21 October 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday, 21 October 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS October 21, 2019 Global Markets Global equity indices advanced on Monday amid hopes for progress in the US/China trade dispute. All eyes are on the Brexit developments, with the leader of the House of Commons...
October 21st, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

ABB to bring autonomous technology to the Port of Singapore

ABB to bring autonomous technology to the Port of Singapore
Tugboat illustration – Image credit ABB ABB to bring autonomous technology to the Port of Singapore ABB signs a landmark contract with Singaporean shipyard Keppel Offshore & Marine to enable autonomous tug operation in 2020 ABB, in collaboration with Keppel O&M’s technology arm, Keppel...
October 21st, 2019 | Ship Conversions, Technical, Technology | Read More

Nam June Paik: an avant-garde genius and his ‘topless cellist’ collaborator commemorated at Tate Modern

Nam June Paik: an avant-garde genius and his ‘topless cellist’ collaborator commemorated at Tate Modern
Charlotte Moorman with TV Cello and TV Eyeglasses. Nam June Paik: an avant-garde genius and his ‘topless cellist’ collaborator commemorated at Tate Modern  By James Brewer Visionary artist Nam June Paik was among the first to foresee the rise of a new mass media as a many-headed Goliath, to hail...
October 20th, 2019 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture, Photography | Read More

Vancouver Fashion Week: New Talents for SS20

Vancouver Fashion Week: New Talents for SS20
. Vancouver Fashion Week: New Talents for SS20 by Elena Sendona Vancouver Fashion Week is the fastest-growing fashion week in the world and the only industry event that actively seeks out to showcase international award-winning designers from over 25 global fashion capitals. For 33 seasons, VFW has...
October 20th, 2019 | Accessories, Consumers Market, Events, Fashion, News | Read More

Fall 2019: Cynthia Rowley is Into 70s Whimsy

Fall 2019: Cynthia Rowley is Into 70s Whimsy
…>>>> Fall 2019: Cynthia Rowley is Into 70s Whimsy by Elena Sendona Cynthia Rowley is always fun to watch as she is seasonally unfolding her playful, active, and energized spirit with creations that bring into the forefront leisure as priority, in the sense that busy women have the...
October 20th, 2019 | Accessories, Fashion | Read More

Your Transformation Update from Fathom.World – 20 Oct 2019

Your Transformation Update from Fathom.World – 20 Oct 2019
Your Transformation Update from Fathom.World Hello and welcome to the week’s Transformation. The coming 10 years has been called the decade of research and development. If shipping is to achieve the IMO’s 2050 decarbonisation target it needs to have some of the answers by 2030 in order for...
October 20th, 2019 | Communication, Emissions, Environment | Read More

BREXIT: Sticks nix hick pix

BREXIT: Sticks nix hick pix
…and now back again to House of all Parliaments BREXIT: Sticks nix hick pix Following our yesterdays point/note as well as todays Super Saturday’s deliberations in the House of Parliament, I guess Ariadne’s Thread says it all. There is more bad news to come as well as good news depending on...
October 19th, 2019 | European Union, Politics and Government | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 19-Oct-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 20 OCTOBER-2 NOVEMBER 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 20 October-2 November 2019 Saturday, October 19, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 23 Oct (Wed) – Chulalongkorn Day (Thailand) 27 Oct...
October 19th, 2019 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

BIMCO: Tanker deliveries are soaring as demolitions hit decade-lows

BIMCO: Tanker deliveries are soaring as demolitions hit decade-lows
Peter Sand BIMCO: Tanker deliveries are soaring as demolitions hit decade-lows Delivered tonnage of crude oil tankers have grown by +37%, whereas total fleet demolitions for 2019 have slumped to the lowest in a decade with a reduction of 52% from the year before. Full story here, including all graphics: https://www.bimco.org/news/market_analysis/2019/20191016_tanker_deliveries_are_soaring Tanker...
October 19th, 2019 | Associations, BIMCO, Markets, Reports, Ship Demolitions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Tankers | Read More

IMF’s raison d’être in jeopardy, Europe’s fiscal fisticuffs, and more

IMF’s raison d’être in jeopardy, Europe’s fiscal fisticuffs, and more
IMF’s raison d’être in jeopardy, Europe’s fiscal fisticuffs, and more THE WEEKEND REVIEW   Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world 14-18 October 2019, Vol.10 Ed.42 Most-Read Commentary Imperilled co-operation at IMF annual meetings: With multilateral co-operation...
October 19th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, Insight, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Dry and Wet Markets in the red amid perplexed Geopolitics…

Dry and Wet Markets in the red amid perplexed Geopolitics…
John Faraclas Dry and Wet Markets in the red amid perplexed Geopolitics… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost eight points since yesterday and now stands at 1,855 points; on a weekly basis the losses were 69 points – from 1,924 (11/10). The Wets losses were substantial. As for the Geopolitics: couldn’t...
October 18th, 2019 | Civil Unrest, Markets, Military, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More