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GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday, 3 September 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday, 3 September 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS September 3, 2019 Global Markets Gilt yields moved further lower across maturities in early trade today, while in FX markets, the GBP came under pressure amid mounting no-deal Brexit fears. The UK House of Commons returns from its summer recess today and Italy’s...
September 3rd, 2019 | Banking, Finance | Read More

LOC Group: Stephen Wood appointed Marine and Salvage Consultant

LOC Group: Stephen Wood appointed Marine and Salvage Consultant
Stephen Wood appointed Marine and Salvage Consultant LOC Group, a leading provider of services to the shipping industry, is pleased to announce Stephen Wood’s appointment to the role of marine and salvage consultant. Stephen will join LOC’s maritime team, where he will develop and strengthen the...
September 3rd, 2019 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles | Read More

AfD surge brings fresh ECB hurdles, Roundtable with Governor Mario Marcel

AfD surge brings fresh ECB hurdles, Roundtable with Governor Mario Marcel
. AfD surge brings fresh ECB hurdles, Roundtable with Governor Mario Marcel Commentary: AfD surge brings fresh ECB hurdles By David Marsh in London The surge of the anti-euro, anti-immigrant right wing Alternative for Germany (AfD) in east German politics poses further complications for the European...
September 3rd, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, News | Read More

Automechanika Shanghai reveals its future roadmap at the 15th edition celebrations

Automechanika Shanghai reveals its future roadmap at the 15th edition celebrations
.. Automechanika Shanghai reveals its future roadmap at the 15th edition celebrations Promotional activities rev up ahead of Automechanika Shanghai’s 15th edition. On 2 September, celebrations jumped into action at the Bellagio Shanghai. Over 180 industry leaders, organisers, long-time supporters,...
September 3rd, 2019 | Accessories, Automobiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

The BDI@2,442; reflections and reality

The BDI@2,442; reflections and reality
John Faraclas The BDI@2,442; reflections and reality The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) ended up earlier on today at 2,442 points – plus 64 since last Friday; Geopolitics worsening. John Faraclas’ brief recap: The Capes’ BCI gained nearly 200 points – 1192 to be precise and now at 4,659 seems on the...
September 2nd, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 02-Sep-2019 MARINE SURVEYS AT BLACK POINT POWER STATION Hong Kong ‘EXTREMELY DANGEROUS’ HURRICANE DORIAN Bahamas INSTALLATION OF FLOATING SEA BARRIER OFF PA WATER-VENTURE (PASIR RIS) Singapore Marine Surveys at Black Point Power Station Monday, September 2, 2019, Hong Kong For...
September 2nd, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Groundbreaking flexible 1,500 passenger Ropax, design by Knud E. Hansen

Groundbreaking flexible 1,500 passenger Ropax, design by Knud E. Hansen
. Groundbreaking flexible 1,500 passenger Ropax, design by Knud E. Hansen KNUD E. HANSEN has released its newest, groundbreaking design, a 154-meter RoPAX ferry that can transport up to 1500 passengers and 440 cars. The vessel also boasts an additional 657 lane meters for trucks and trailers. Its impressive...
September 2nd, 2019 | Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Delivery of bulk carrier Federal Montreal by Oshima Shipbuilding marks Fednav’s 50th DNV GL classed vessel

Delivery of bulk carrier Federal Montreal by Oshima Shipbuilding marks Fednav’s 50th DNV GL classed vessel
l to r: Eiichi Hiraga, President of Oshima Shipbuilding, Paul Pathy, President and CEO of Fednav, and Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen, CEO of DNV GL – Maritime, attended the delivery ceremony of the new 34,500 dwt bulk carrier Federal Montreal at the shipyard on Oshima Island. Delivery of bulk carrier Federal...
September 2nd, 2019 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Petronas license opens the way for GAC Malaysia

Petronas license opens the way for GAC Malaysia
GAC’s Labuan facility comprises 1,800 sqm of covered warehouse space and 7,000 sqm of open yard space. Petronas license opens the way for GAC Malaysia Malaysia, 2 September 2019  – The custodian of Malaysia’s national oil and gas resources has awarded GAC Malaysia the license to provide bunkering,...
September 2nd, 2019 | Bunkering, Logistics | Read More

HFW to boost Market-Leading Shipping Practice with Singapore Partner Hire

HFW to boost Market-Leading Shipping Practice with Singapore Partner Hire
Paul Dean HFW to boost Market-Leading Shipping Practice with Singapore Partner Hire Global, sector-focused law firm HFW is boosting its market-leading shipping practice with the hire of Singapore partner Christopher Metcalf. Christopher is a dry shipping expert and is ranked by The Legal 500 and Chambers...
September 2nd, 2019 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

Maersk Decom and Maersk Supply Service to provide Thames decommissioning

Maersk Decom and Maersk Supply Service to provide Thames decommissioning
The “Maersk Installer” Maersk Decom and Maersk Supply Service to provide Thames decommissioning Maersk Decom, together with Maersk Supply Service, is project managing the removal, recycling and waste management of subsea infrastructure for Perenco’s Thames field in the UK North Sea.  The...
September 2nd, 2019 | Environment | Read More

REV Ocean selects V. Ships leisure as ship management partner for world’s largest reserach and expedition vessel.

REV Ocean selects V. Ships leisure as ship management partner for world’s largest reserach and expedition vessel.
. REV Ocean selects V. Ships leisure as ship management partner for world’s largest research and expedition vessel. LONDON, 2 September, 2019 – V.Ships Leisure, part of V.Group, has today announced that it will partner with REV Ocean to provide a tailored suite of ship management services for...
September 2nd, 2019 | News, Shipmanagement, Yachting | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday, 2 September 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday, 2 September 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS September 2, 2019 Global Markets Market sentiment on risk assets remained cautious in early trade on the back of the latest escalation in the US/China trade dispute with new US and Chinese tariffs coming into effect on Sunday. US markets are closed today on Labor...
September 2nd, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

First ever ABB electric propulsion to be installed on board a bulk carrier

First ever ABB electric propulsion to be installed on board a bulk carrier
Azipod® propulsion to be installed on board Oldendorff Carriers newbuilds First ever ABB electric propulsion to be installed on board a bulk carrier ABB enters new market segment with order to install Azipod® electric propulsion on board two dry bulk carriers from Germany’s largest bulk carrier company...
September 2nd, 2019 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Innovative Wärtsilä LNG fuel storage and supply system to deliver multiple benefits for two new dredgers

Innovative Wärtsilä LNG fuel storage and supply system to deliver multiple benefits for two new dredgers
Wärtsilä LNG fuel storage and supply system for two new trailing suction hopper dredgers. Copyright: Van Oord Innovative Wärtsilä LNG fuel storage and supply system to deliver multiple benefits for two new dredgers Wärtsilä Corporation,  2 September 2019 at 10 am EEST The technology group...
September 2nd, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Integrators select ACO Marine equipment

Integrators select ACO Marine equipment
“Failure to effectively separate and remove the galley FOGs and sludge will cause biological overloading of any treatment system,” said Beavis. Pictured left and right are ACO Marine’s Lipator grease separation systems Integrators select ACO Marine equipment SYSTEM INTEGRATORS SELECT ACO MARINE...
September 2nd, 2019 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

MacGregor secures turnkey project from Cochin Shipyard, India for four 8,000 dwt bulk carrier hatch cover shipsets

MacGregor secures turnkey project from Cochin Shipyard, India for four 8,000 dwt bulk carrier hatch cover shipsets
MacGregor secures turnkey project from Cochin Shipyard, India for four 8,000 dwt bulk carrier hatch cover shipsets CARGOTEC CORPORATION,  2 SEPTEMBER 2019 AT 9 AM EEST MacGregor, part of Cargotec, secured a turnkey contract to deliver 4 shipsets of weather deck hydraulic operated folding hatch covers...
September 2nd, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Synergy Group wins ShipTek Award

Synergy Group wins ShipTek Award
Captain Rajesh Unni, Co-CEO of AOT and CEO and Founder of leading Singapore-based shipmanager Synergy Group Synergy Group wins ShipTek Award SYNERGY GROUP CEO WINS PRESTIGIOUS SHIPPING AWAR Synergy Group’s innovative deployment of technology and strong commitment to seafarer welfare were honoured last...
September 2nd, 2019 | Awards, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore | Read More

CBS Dean of Education Gregor Halff salutes reputation of Blue MBA

CBS Dean of Education Gregor Halff salutes reputation of Blue MBA
Prof Gregor Halff. CBS Dean of Education Gregor Halff salutes reputation of Blue MBA Gregor Halff has held the post of dean of education at Copenhagen Business School for just over a year – but he has long been aware of the signal achievements of the institution. During 10 years working in the education...
September 1st, 2019 | Academia, Maritime Education and Training, News | Read More

Central banks speed up digital trials – OMFIF GPI 2019 special report

Central banks speed up digital trials – OMFIF GPI 2019 special report
Central banks speed up digital trials – OMFIF GPI 2019 special report Central banks speed up digital trials GPI 2019: Policy-makers are beginning to take retail central bank digital currencies more seriously, and their research and experiments are accelerating. Each central bank may have differing...
September 1st, 2019 | Banking, Markets, Reports | Read More

Three in a row for Belcher and Ryan as Hempel World Cup Series Enoshima wraps up

Three in a row for Belcher and Ryan as Hempel World Cup Series Enoshima wraps up
Australia’s Mat Belcher and Will Ryan Three in a row for Belcher and Ryan as Hempel World Cup Series Enoshima wraps up Australia’s Mat Belcher and Will Ryan won their third consecutive Men’s 470 gold medal on the Tokyo 2020 Olympic waters as the Hempel World Cup Series Enoshima event in Japan concluded. Belcher...
September 1st, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Hot Pot News from GAC

Hot Pot News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 31-Aug-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 1-14 SEPTEMBER 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 1-14 September 2019 Saturday, August 31, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 1 Sep (Sun) – Muharram (Indonesia) 2 Sep (Mon) – USA Labor Day 9...
August 31st, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

David Marsh on Germany’s fiscal state, Trade war exacerbates domestic woes, and Markets face investment shakeup

David Marsh on Germany’s fiscal state, Trade war exacerbates domestic woes, and Markets face investment shakeup
. David Marsh on Germany’s fiscal state, Trade war exacerbates domestic woes, and Markets face investment shakeup THE WEEKEND REVIEW  Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world 26-30 August 2019, Vol.10 Ed.35 Most-Read Commentary Something shifting in German fiscal state: Something...
August 31st, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, News | Read More

Surprises sprung as five podiums decided at Hempel World Cup Series Enoshima

Surprises sprung as five podiums decided at Hempel World Cup Series Enoshima
. Surprises sprung as five podiums decided at Hempel World Cup Series Enoshima Five Hempel World Cup Series Enoshima champions were crowned on Saturday 31 August as the first day of Medal Races sprung some surprises. France’s Quentin Delapierre and Manon Audinet claimed a superb Nacra 17 gold, moving...
August 31st, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Rich pickings for the Dry Market amid geopolitical uncertainty

Rich pickings for the Dry Market amid geopolitical uncertainty
John Faraclas Rich pickings for the Dry Market amid geopolitical uncertainty The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) surge of 10 points makes waves as at 2,378 – a five year and eight month high brings smiles, but be CAUTIOUS with Geopolitics as the Trade Wars now enfold dangerously. Geopolitics continue to get...
August 30th, 2019 | Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Immigration, Markets, Politics and Government, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More