Archive for the ‘Associations’ Category

Twelve racers ready for the Youth Match Racing World Championship

Twelve racers ready for the Youth Match Racing World Championship
Harry Price at the 2016 Youth Match Racing Worlds Twelve of the best youth match racers will race out of the Balboa Yacht Club from 31 July to 5 August at the 2017 Youth Match Racing World Championship. The Championship brings together the best youth match racers from around the world, acknowledging...
July 28th, 2017 | Associations, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

BDA CEO meets with new Economic Development Minister

BDA CEO meets with new Economic Development Minister
Minister of Economic Development & Tourism Jamahl Simmons (left) speaks with BDA CEO Ross Webber BDA CEO meets with new Economic Development Minister, affirms positive partnership, “Bermuda open for business” Hamilton, Bermuda, July 27, 2017 – Following a meeting with the Minister...
July 28th, 2017 | Art and auctions, Associations, Banking, Charity, Clubs, Cruise Industry, Environment, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Finance, Holidays, Insurance and Reinsurance, Maritime History and Museums, Maritime Tourism, Oceanology, Politics and Government, Shipfinance, Tourism | Read More

In aid of the Neonatal Intensive Care Units of the State Children’s Hospital in Greece

In aid of the Neonatal Intensive Care Units of the State Children’s Hospital in Greece
Crown Princess Catherine addressing the guests Lifeline Hellas offered us the opportunity to participate in their community spirit at their wonderful Captain’s dinner yesterday, the 26th of July, at the Yacht Club of Greece, in the presence of Crown Princess Catherine and Crown Prince Alexander of...
July 27th, 2017 | Associations, Charity, Communication | Read More

European Maritime Social Partners welcome the Directive ensuring the welfare of seafarers

European Maritime Social Partners welcome the Directive ensuring the welfare of seafarers
Mark Dickinson The European Maritime Social Partners warmly welcome the European Commission’s adoption of their proposal to update their Agreement on the International Labour Organisation (ILO) Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 (MLC).  The ILO MLC amendments entered into force on 18 January 2017 and...
July 27th, 2017 | Associations, European Union, Health and Safety, HR, ILO, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Safety and Security, Shipmanagement | Read More

Eagle Ocean Marine enjoys another successful year amid American Club’s centennial Celebrations

Eagle Ocean Marine enjoys another successful year amid American Club’s centennial Celebrations
Joe Hughes Growing market share and continuing profitability augur well for the future.  NEW YORK, JULY 27, 2017: Eagle Ocean Marine (EOM), the American Club’s fixed-premium P & I and FD & D facility, recently completed another year of steady growth and continuing profitability.  It has...
July 27th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Associations, Events, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs | Read More

IMCA and OCIMF staging Cyber Security seminar for LISW2017

IMCA and OCIMF staging Cyber Security seminar for LISW2017
Richard Benzie The need for cyber security and understanding possible risks is a growing concern across all industries and sectors.  As part of London International Shipping Week the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) and the Oil Companies International Marine Forum (OCIMF) are holding...
July 27th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Oil Industry | Read More

IMarEST and IPPIC launch template for Biofouling Management Plan

IMarEST and IPPIC launch template for Biofouling Management Plan
The International Maritime Organization’s Guidelines for the Control and Management of Ships’ Biofouling to Minimize the Transfer of Invasive Aquatic Species, adopted in July 2011 provide a globally consistent approach to the management of biofouling on ships. The Guidelines give recommendations...
July 26th, 2017 | Environment, IMarEST | Read More

HRAS News: UK P&I Club: Search and rescue operations in the Mediterranean

HRAS News: UK P&I Club: Search and rescue operations in the Mediterranean
Amanda Hastings Amanda Hastings, Claims Executive at UK P&I Club, comments on the effect of Operation Triton on search and rescue operations: “Summer is once again upon us and the media coverage surrounding the refugee and migrant crisis in the Mediterranean continues, as do the criticisms of Operation...
July 26th, 2017 | Associations, Charity, Health and Safety, HR, News, P and I Clubs, Safety and Security | Read More

Last chance to nominate H.E.R.O.s

Last chance to nominate H.E.R.O.s
Bruce Reid The closing date for the IMRF H.E.R.O. Awards is THIS FRIDAY Friday 28 July 2017 is the last day to nominate any unsung maritime heroes in the International Maritime Rescue Federation H.E.R.O. (Honouring Excellence in Rescue Operations) Awards, visit www.imrfhero.org now, to enter your...
July 26th, 2017 | Associations, Awards, Health and Safety, Safety and Security | Read More

2017 IMCA lifting and rigging seminar presentations now online

2017 IMCA lifting and rigging seminar presentations now online
Lifting & Rigging Seminar 2017: Attendees The presentations from the 2017 International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) Lifting and Rigging Seminar with its theme ‘Slings and rigging: ‘The soft revolution’’ held on 14 June at the Novotel Amsterdam Schiphol are now online, as is a...
July 25th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Killini Port towards green sustainable future

Killini Port towards green sustainable future
From the elemed event at Killini The ground-breaking pilot project establishing cold-ironing technology at Killini Port, was presented last Thursday (20/7/2017) at a special event, gathering together public officials, representatives from the local community and stakeholders from social and institutional...
July 24th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, European Union, News, Organisations, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Latest version of free app for seafarers to help combat mental health and physical illness

Latest version of free app for seafarers to help combat mental health and physical illness
Some of the recipes you can make on the Wellness at Sea app The latest version of Sailors’ Society’s Wellness at Sea app for seafarers hopes to further combat high rates of cardiovascular conditions and mental health disorders among seafarers. The enhancements to the free app, sponsored by Bernhard...
July 24th, 2017 | Associations, Corporate Social Responsibility, Health and Safety, HR, IT and Communications, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Safety and Security, Shipmanagement | Read More

BYC’s Christophe Killian wins 51st Governor’s Cup

BYC’s Christophe Killian wins 51st Governor’s Cup
“BYC’s Christophe Killian, Harrison Vandervort and Jack Martin win the 51st Governor’s Cup” Credit: Tom Walker First Winner From Host Club Since 1980 NEWPORT BEACH, CA– Christophe Killian, 20, of host Balboa Yacht Club, Newport Beach, California, won the 51st Governor’s Cup International...
July 23rd, 2017 | Associations, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Tour Leaders Trésors de Tahiti In The Chocolates in Roses

Tour Leaders Trésors de Tahiti In The Chocolates in Roses
… Téva Plichart’s Trésors de Tahiti showed all the traits of potential Tour Voile champions not just in the smooth, assured manner in which they won today’s Act 6 Super Final but also the way in which they managed their route into the final in Roses, Costa Brava. Remarkably the Tour leaders...
July 22nd, 2017 | Associations, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Shipping in Changing Climates

Shipping in Changing Climates
Registrations now open for the ‘go-to’ conference on shipping and GHG emissions: Shipping in Changing Climates Timetabled to take place a week before the London International Shipping Week 2017, 4th -5th September 2017, the Shipping in Changing Climates consortium’s fourth international conference...
July 21st, 2017 | Associations, Climate, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST, Oceanology | Read More

3 Ways to Celebrate the Maritime Industry

3 Ways to Celebrate the Maritime Industry
3 Ways to Celebrate the Maritime Industry Back to the Future MEP Awards Marine Science Paper NAMEPA’s 10th Anniversary Conference and Awards Dinner    REGISTRATION IS OPEN   When:  October 26, 2017 8:00am – 9:30pm Where: ...
July 20th, 2017 | Associations, Charity, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

New Trustees join Human Rights at Sea

New Trustees join Human Rights at Sea
Amanda Hastings Human Rights at Sea is very pleased to welcome two new Trustees in support of the charity’s national and international work, and its development. Mr. Ian Millen and Ms. Amanda Hastings join the charity with immediate effect. Ms. Fiona Laurence, Chair of Trustees, said: “We are very...
July 20th, 2017 | Associations, Charity, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Person Profiles | Read More

BIFA names new chairman

BIFA names new chairman
Mark Bromley Mark Bromley has succeeded Fred Osborn as the elected National Chairman of BIFA – the British International Freight Association – for a two-year period. Osborn becomes Immediate Vice-Chairman for a two-year term. Alongside him is John Stubbings, Group Director and Company Secretary of...
July 20th, 2017 | Associations | Read More

Malta Maritime Forum targets professional education for future growth

Malta Maritime Forum targets professional education for future growth
(l to r standing) Godwin Xerri, MMF Board Member and Managing Director, Focal Marine Shipping Agency, Joe Borg, MMF Chairman and former EU Commissioner, Dr Ann Fenech, MMF Board Member and President of the Malta Maritime Lawyers’ Association, Joseph Bugeja, MMF CEO and General Manager, Malta Motorways...
July 20th, 2017 | Associations, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Harry Price maintains lead in Governor’s Cup match racing

Harry Price maintains lead in Governor’s Cup match racing
“Skippers Clare Costanzo (AUS, Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club) and Leonard Takahashi (NZL,Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron) in a pre-start today. Credit: Bronny Daniels / JOYSAILIN Local favorite Christophe Killian close behind Price as teams fight for four Semi-final positions NEWPORT BEACH, CA –...
July 20th, 2017 | Associations, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

ICHCA calls for cargo operations to improve in 5 key respects

ICHCA calls for cargo operations to improve in 5 key respects
… ICHCA will use its 65th anniversary conference in October to call for improvements to safety, smart technology, sustainability, security and skills across the global cargo chain 19.07.2017 – ICHCA International, the global cargo handling NGO, will use its 65th anniversary event to call...
July 19th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment | Read More

IMCA diving seminar and DMAC workshop to be held

IMCA diving seminar and DMAC workshop to be held
Bryan McGlinchy The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) and the Diving Medical Advisory Committee (DMAC) are staging a two-day IMCA Diving Seminar and DMAC Workshop in London on 25-26 September 2017 that will present a number of topics of interest to the global offshore diving community. The...
July 18th, 2017 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Underwater Shipping | Read More

What is Top of Your Agenda? ICS Addresses Key Issues at its International Shipping Conference 2017

What is Top of Your Agenda? ICS Addresses Key Issues at its International Shipping Conference 2017
IMO’S Secretary-General Kitack Lim The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) will address some of the biggest concerns in modern shipping at its annual conference this year, to be held during London International Shipping Week (LISW). Secretary-General to the IMO, Kitack Lim, and ICS Chairman,...
July 17th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, International Chamber of Shipping | Read More

EAAW VII successfully demonstrated how problems have been solved

EAAW VII successfully demonstrated how problems have been solved
Cdr Ian Hassall RN J Over 120 delegates from Canada, The Netherlands, Poland, UK and USA attended the recent Engine As A Weapon International Symposium (EAAW VII) in Bristol (20 and 21 June at No.1 Brunel Square), with its topical theme ‘Combat Power at Sea’. Organised by FIGS Events Limited on behalf...
July 17th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST, Military, Technical, Technology | Read More

IUA media comment: EU/US covered agreement

IUA media comment: EU/US covered agreement
Dave Matcham Viewers can  find below an IUA comment on announcement by US Department of the Treasury and the Office of the US Trade Representative that they intend to sign Bilateral Agreement between the US and EU on Prudential Measures Regarding Insurance and Reinsurance. https://www.treasury.gov/press-center/press-releases/Pages/sm0124.aspx#.WWkFhgQPFhk.twitter Dave...
July 17th, 2017 | IUA | Read More