Archive for the ‘Associations’ Category

Minor Dry hiccups with the BDI down to 1,066*

Minor Dry hiccups with the BDI down to 1,066*
Minor Dry hiccups with the BDI down to 1,066* The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost two points since yesterday and now reads 1,066… Geopolitics continue to be messy and soon detrimental for all. WISTA Hellas makes s splash with its successful WISTA Med biennial event at Costa Navarino – south west...
May 24th, 2019 | Associations, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

ECSA visits EU NAVFOR Somalia

ECSA visits EU NAVFOR Somalia
The European Community Shipowners’ Associations visits EU NAVFOR Somalia Operation Atalanta Meeting reiterates: threat of piracy not eradicated off the Horn of Africa. On 23 May, ECSA’s Maritime Security Working Group met with the EU NAVFOR Somalia Operation Atalanta at their operation headquarters...
May 24th, 2019 | Associations, Piracy and Terrorism, Safety and Security | Read More

Supreme Court was right in its ruling on ‘Rule F’ controversy, Association of Average Adjusters annual meeting is told.

Supreme Court was right in its ruling on ‘Rule F’ controversy, Association of Average Adjusters annual meeting is told.
Willum-Richards-2017-2019-chairman-of-the-Association-of-Average-Adjusters-left-with-Lord-Clarke-of-Stone-cum-Ebony Supreme Court was right in its ruling on ‘Rule F’ controversy, Association of Average Adjusters annual meeting is told A senior figure in the judiciary has defended a controversial...
May 24th, 2019 | Associations, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Willum Richards hands over chairmanship of the Association of Average Adjusters on its 150th anniversary to Richard Cornah

Willum Richards hands over chairmanship of the Association of Average Adjusters on its 150th anniversary to Richard Cornah
Richard Cornah, Willum Richards hands over chairmanship of the Association of Average Adjusters on its 150th anniversary to Richard Cornah The Association of Average Adjusters, set for a memorable 150th anniversary after launching the celebrations at its annual general meeting on May 9, 2019, has chosen...
May 24th, 2019 | Associations, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance, Person Profiles | Read More

ESPO congratulates Port of Ceuta, Shannon Foynes Port Company and Port of Melilla for getting EcoPorts’ environmental standard (PERS)

ESPO congratulates Port of Ceuta, Shannon Foynes Port Company and Port of Melilla for getting EcoPorts’ environmental standard (PERS)
From the Awards Ceremony ESPO congratulates Port of Ceuta, Shannon Foynes Port Company and Port of Melilla for getting EcoPorts’ environmental standard (PERS) 24 May 2019 ESPO congratulates Port of Ceuta (Spain), Shannon Foynes Port Company (Ireland) and Port of Melilla (Spain) for getting EcoPorts’...
May 24th, 2019 | Associations, Environment, Ports & Terminals | Read More

BIFA Young Forwarder Network now fully established in the regions

BIFA Young Forwarder Network now fully established in the regions
Pictured left to right are the governors and chairs of Midlands region: Scott Powell (Europa), Colin Smith (Metro Shipping), Chadd Blunt (Millennium Cargo), Jay Williams and Julian Frattaroli (both Kuehne+Nagel). BIFA Young Forwarder Network now fully established in the regions The British International...
May 22nd, 2019 | Associations, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Rail, Trade and Commerce | Read More

CARIBMEPA launched at Caribbean Shipping Association Executive Conference in Jamaica

CARIBMEPA launched at Caribbean Shipping Association Executive Conference in Jamaica
L to R (seated): Vivette Grant, Claudia Grant, and Joanne Edwards from Women in Maritime Association- Caribbean; Carleen Lyden Walker, NAMEPA; Dr. Fritz Pinnock, Caribbean Maritime University; Nicole Martin of IMLI and CARIBMEPA – L to R (standing): Otto Noack, COCATRAM; Mike Edgerton and Max Bobys...
May 20th, 2019 | Associations, Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

HFW Helps BIMCO Draft Industry’s First Offshore Decommissioning Contract

HFW Helps BIMCO Draft Industry’s First Offshore Decommissioning Contract
Paul Dean HFW Helps BIMCO Draft Industry’s First Offshore Decommissioning Contract Global, sector-focused law firm HFW has helped shipping association BIMCO draft an industry standard offshore decommissioning contact. The contract – DISMANTLECON – has been approved by BIMCO’s Documentary...
May 20th, 2019 | BIMCO, Energy, Legal, Oil Platforms and Rigs | Read More

The UGS welcomes the progress made at the UN IMO MEPC74

The UGS welcomes the progress made at the UN IMO MEPC74
Theodore El. Veniamis, The UGS welcomes the progress made at the UN IMO MEPC74  The UGS welcomes the progress made at the UN IMO MEPC74 towards a safe and consistent implementation of the 2020 global sulphur cap on marine fuels and sustainable environmental policies The Union of Greek Shipowners warmly...
May 20th, 2019 | Associations, Emissions, Environment, IMO, News | Read More

BIFA warns of looming deadline for Customs training funding applications

BIFA warns of looming deadline for Customs training funding applications
Robert Keen BIFA warns of looming deadline for Customs training funding applications The British International Freight Association (BIFA) is alerting its members to a looming deadline by which they can apply for funding from the Government’s £5 million grant scheme opened in December 2018, as part...
May 16th, 2019 | Associations, Education and Training, Logistics, Politics and Government, Trade and Commerce | Read More

ECSA marks the European Maritime Day 2019

ECSA marks the European Maritime Day 2019
Martin Dorsman ECSA marks the European Maritime Day 2019 20 May is the European Maritime Day. The Maritime Day was established in 2008 by the Council, the European Parliament and the European Commission as part of the EU Maritime Policy to raise the awareness of the seas and their importance. This year,...
May 16th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Market hiccups with the BDI down to 1,032…

Market hiccups with the BDI down to 1,032…
John Faraclas; picture credits Anny Zade Market hiccups with the BDI down to 1,032… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 11 points thanks – obviously, to the Capes’ ups and downs. Geopolitics still in a mess and the Hellenic Platform of women Scientists make their presence felt! John Faraclas’...
May 15th, 2019 | Academia, Associations, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, HR, Marinas, Markets, News, Politics and Government, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Technology, Tourism, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

New survey from ICS and ECSA paints positive picture for seafarer internet access

New survey from ICS and ECSA paints positive picture for seafarer internet access
Guy Platten New survey from ICS and ECSA paints positive picture for seafarer internet access A new survey from the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) and the European Community Shipowners’ Associations (ECSA) reveals that not only is internet access for seafarers for personal use on board ships...
May 15th, 2019 | Associations, Health and Safety, HR, International Chamber of Shipping, IT and Communications, Safety and Security, Technology | Read More

The BDI@1,043 whilst awaiting …Armageddon

The BDI@1,043 whilst awaiting …Armageddon
John Faraclas The BDI@1,043 whilst awaiting …Armageddon The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) continued its upwards mode and now reads 1,043 – plus 17 points since yesterday. The Geopolitics getting sour and BIMCO makes a splash at the Yacht Club of Greece. John Faraclas’ daily market brief recap: The Capes’...
May 14th, 2019 | Associations, BIMCO, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

WISTA International Welcomes WISTA South Africa

WISTA International Welcomes WISTA South Africa
WISTA South Africa are back ! SOUTH AFRICA WELCOMED BACK TO WISTA INTERNATIONAL May 14, 2019 – The Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association (WISTA) International welcomed South Africa back into the global network of female managers in shipping. The relaunch of WISTA South...
May 14th, 2019 | Associations, News, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Shipping Industry Expresses Concern Over Recent Trade Developments

Shipping Industry Expresses Concern Over Recent Trade Developments
Simon Bennett Shipping Industry Expresses Concern Over Recent Trade Developments Major shipowners’ associations also give full support to the World Trade Organization. A delegation from the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), the Asian Shipowners’ Association (ASA) and the European Community...
May 14th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, International Chamber of Shipping, News, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Rethinking Safety

Rethinking Safety
Rethinking Safety a brand new workshop from The Nautical Institute London: 5 – 6 June 2019 Are you ready for your assumptions to be challenged? Join leading industry expert Nippin Anand PhD FNI at this new two-day NI professional workshop and explore some of the most persistent myths surrounding maritime...
May 14th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety, Safety and Security, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Closest 49er Fleet In History Prepare For Volvo European Championships

Closest 49er Fleet In History Prepare For Volvo European Championships
Closest 49er Fleet In History Prepare For Volvo European Championships The 2019 Volvo Europeans, to be held in Weymouth from 13-19 May includes the 49er, 49erFX, and Nacra17. There are more potential winners than any 49er event in history. Returning to the waters which hosted the 2012 London Olympic...
May 12th, 2019 | Associations, Sailing, Sports | Read More

International Green Shipping and Technology Summit 2019

International Green Shipping and Technology Summit 2019
International Green Shipping and Technology Summit 2019 Under the Auspices of Hellenic Chamber of Shipping | GST 2019| Athens, Greece International Green Shipping and Technology Summit 2019 European Event | Athens, Greece | 29-30 May Brochure 2019 Hellenic Chamber of Shipping...
May 10th, 2019 | Associations, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Technology | Read More

Greek Shipowners put their weight behind the forthcoming UN IMO MEPC 74 for effective and sustainable solutions

Greek Shipowners put their weight behind the forthcoming UN IMO MEPC 74 for effective and sustainable solutions
Theodore El. Veniamis, Greek Shipowners put their weight behind the forthcoming UN IMO MEPC 74 for effective and sustainable solutions Ahead of the critical UN IMO Marine Environment and Protection Committee 74 (MEPC 74) meeting of next week, the Union of Greek Shipowners (UGS) urges IMO Member States...
May 10th, 2019 | Associations, Energy, Environment, IMO, News, Organisations, UN | Read More

IAPH World Port Sustainability winners announced at IAPH 2019 Guangzhou World Ports Conference

IAPH World Port Sustainability winners announced at IAPH 2019 Guangzhou World Ports Conference
. IAPH World Port Sustainability winners announced at IAPH 2019 Guangzhou World Ports Conference IAPH Awards announced in six categories, with one tied award in the Governance and Ethics category. Guangzhou, May 9th 2018 At the main gala dinner of the IAPH Guangzhou 2019 World Ports Conferencethis evening,...
May 9th, 2019 | Associations, Awards, Ports & Terminals | Read More

ESPO supports EU proposal to discuss a harmonized approach on scrubbers at IMO level

ESPO supports EU proposal to discuss a harmonized approach on scrubbers at IMO level
. ESPO supports EU proposal to discuss a harmonized approach on scrubbers at IMO level 09 May 2019 IMO Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC 74), which is commencing next week in London, will discuss an EU proposal on the exhaust gas cleaning systems (scrubbers). The proposal, which has been...
May 9th, 2019 | Associations, Environment, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Lord Mountevans receives Seatrade Lifetime Achievement Award

Lord Mountevans receives Seatrade Lifetime Achievement Award
Lord Mountevans, Chairman of the London International Shipping Week Board of Advisors Lord Mountevans receives Seatrade Lifetime Achievement Award Wednesday 8 May 2019 (London, UK) – Lord Mountevans, Chairman of the London International Shipping Week Board of Advisors, was last night honoured with...
May 8th, 2019 | Associations, Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

The Seatrade 2019 Awards at London’s Guildhall

The Seatrade 2019 Awards at London’s Guildhall
Lord Mountevans The Seatrade 2019 Awards at London’s Guildhall Kira Phoenix K’inan was there last night and reports: It was an absolute pleasure to attend the Seatrade Awards 2019 being the 31st one! The highlights of the evening were hearing guest of honour Professor Dame Jane Francis speak,...
May 8th, 2019 | Associations, Awards, Events | Read More

The Markets: Dirty Capes have it; Geopolitics more than perplexed and Seatrade Awards spectacular change the mood!

The Markets: Dirty Capes have it; Geopolitics more than perplexed and Seatrade Awards spectacular change the mood!
John Faraclas The Markets: Dirty Capes have it; Geopolitics more than perplexed and Seatrade Awards spectacular change the mood! The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) fell 49 points – same more or less fall with last Friday’s the 3rd of May when it fall 47 points, and now stands at 936… The geopolitical uncertainty...
May 7th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, Military, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More