Archive for the ‘Associations’ Category

Greek Shipping Hall of Fame unveils 2018 Inductees, highlighting glorious past of Greek shipping industry

Greek Shipping Hall of Fame unveils 2018 Inductees, highlighting glorious past of Greek shipping industry
The latest Inductees to the Greek Shipping Hall of Fame – George S. Coumantaros (1922-2016) and John P. Goulandris (1907-1950). Greek Shipping Hall of Fame unveils 2018 Inductees, highlighting glorious past of Greek shipping industry Glittering event in Athens supports children’s charity...
April 11th, 2019 | Associations, Events, News, Story of the Month | Read More

Multi-sector shipping giant MSC joins NAMEPA

Multi-sector shipping giant MSC joins NAMEPA
Carleen Lyden Walker Multi-sector shipping giant MSC joins NAMEPA April 9, 2019- NAMEPA Co-Founder and Executive Director, Carleen Lyden Walker, welcomes The Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) as a new member of NAMEPA. MSC shares a common interest with NAMEPA in maintaining best industry practices...
April 9th, 2019 | Associations, Environment, Shipmanagement | Read More

BIMCO: US seaborne crude oil exports hit record high for fifth month in a row

BIMCO: US seaborne crude oil exports hit record high for fifth month in a row
Peter Sand US seaborne crude oil exports hit record high for fifth month in a row US exports of crude oil have, since August 2018, continued to rise every month, with a new record high in January of 9.6 million tonnes. Exports rose in January on the back of increased sales to Europe, which rose from...
April 9th, 2019 | Associations, BIMCO, Markets, Oil Industry, Reports, Statistics, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

HELMEPA Junior members “dive into the ocean and discover…”

HELMEPA Junior members “dive into the ocean and discover…”
1st Prize of the drawing competition in the category of children 5-7 years old and special Education Schools HELMEPA Junior members “dive into the ocean and discover…” With the theme “I dive into the ocean and discover…”  2,521 children members of the HELMEPA Junior...
April 8th, 2019 | Art and auctions, Associations, Awards, Environment | Read More

Macro Macchiato 08/04/19: There’s No Such Thing As A Good Forecast

Macro Macchiato 08/04/19: There’s No Such Thing As A Good Forecast
.  Macro Macchiato 08/04/19: There’s No Such Thing As A Good Forecast After 25 years as a professional forecaster, IMO 2020 shows me that a lesson I learned very early on still applies… In 1999 I completed my MSc in Operational Research, having gone back to college part time because, with...
April 8th, 2019 | BIMCO, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Global Maritime Leaders in Singapore for 3rd Advanced Maritime Leaders’ Programme

Global Maritime Leaders in Singapore for 3rd Advanced Maritime Leaders’ Programme
Quah Ley Hoon, Chief Executive, Maritime Port Authority (2nd row, 6th from left), Mr Koji Sekimizu, Secretary-General Emeritus, International Maritime Organisation, RSIS-MPA Distinguished Visiting Fellow and Senior Advisor of Maritime Port Authority Academy (2nd row, 7th from left), Mr Yap Ong Heng,...
April 8th, 2019 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Freight sector given more guidance on trade in endangered species in event of no-deal Brexit

Freight sector given more guidance on trade in endangered species in event of no-deal Brexit
Robert Keen Freight sector given more guidance on trade in endangered species in event of no-deal Brexit Following a recent event organised by the British International Freight Association (BIFA), the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs has issued additional guidance on the Convention...
April 8th, 2019 | Associations, Logistics, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Count down under way for start of IMCA’s DP practitioner accreditation scheme

Count down under way for start of IMCA’s DP practitioner accreditation scheme
Andy Goldsmith Count down under way for start of IMCA’s DP practitioner accreditation scheme   The application process for the International Marine Contractors Association’s (IMCA) DP Practitioner Accreditation Scheme will open on 1 May. In preparation, IMCA has created a dedicated page...
April 8th, 2019 | Associations, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

New guidance is now available to assist welfare organisations dealing with incidents of seafarers being abandoned and vessels being arrested or detained.

New guidance is now available to assist welfare organisations dealing with incidents of seafarers being abandoned and vessels being arrested or detained.
New guidance is now available to assist welfare organisations dealing with incidents of seafarers being abandoned and vessels being arrested or detained.  The booklet, entitled Arrested and Detained Vessels, and Abandoned Seafarers, has been produced by the International Seafarers’ Welfare and Assistance...
April 5th, 2019 | Associations, Charity, Health and Safety, HR, Maritime Fraud, Safety and Security | Read More

Capes: Champions of volatility “strike” back… BREXIT too… The USA too…

Capes: Champions of volatility “strike” back… BREXIT too… The USA too…
John Faraclas Capes: Champions of volatility “strike” back… BREXIT too… The USA too… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) was up 27 points earlier on today. Geopolitics continue to be perplexed and the Round Table Arbitration Debate of the LSLC event at Quadrant Chambers the best so far event of its...
April 4th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, London Shipping Law Centre, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The Ambassador of Japan at HELMEPA

The Ambassador of Japan at HELMEPA
l to r:  Dimitris C. Mitsatsos, Y. Shimizu and Chr. Prekezes, HELMEPA Executive Coordinator, at the environmental exhibition in Paleon Faliron The Ambassador of Japan at HELMEPA Today, 4 April 2019, HELMEPA was honored by the visit of Mr. Yasuhiro Shimizu, the Japanese Ambassador in Greece, who has...
April 4th, 2019 | Associations, Climate, Emissions, Environment, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

IMCA appoints technical director

IMCA appoints technical director
Mark Ford IMCA APPOINTS TECHNICAL DIRECTOR  Mark Ford, Technical Manager of the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA), has been promoted to Technical Director of the global organisation. “Mark has been with IMCA for the last seven years and knows the Association perhaps better than...
April 4th, 2019 | Associations, Company Profiles, Person Profiles | Read More

Oversupply Still Major Challenge Warns ICS

Oversupply Still Major Challenge Warns ICS
The Global Maritime Summit 2019 is organised in partnership with the Turkish Chamber of Shipping Oversupply Still Major Challenge Warns ICS Speaking in Istanbul, Simon Bennett, Deputy Secretary General of the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) warned today that avoiding overcapacity and unsustainably...
April 3rd, 2019 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, International Chamber of Shipping | Read More

Do you want to be part of 2020 Bunker historic changes, then take part on the IBIA Annual Convention 2019!

Do you want to be part of 2020 Bunker historic changes, then take part on the IBIA Annual Convention 2019!
With the IBIA Annual Convention 2018, in Copenhagen rated as the #1 Convention of 2018 in the Global Shipping industry, by AllAboutShipping.co.uk,  the IBIA Annual Convention 2019 promises to be even better. The International Bunker Industry Association (IBIA) would like to see you at the IBIA Annual...
April 3rd, 2019 | Associations, Bunkering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Energy, Environment, IMO, News, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

End confusion around the Prudent Uninsured Test, urges claims expert at spring 2019 seminar of the Association of Average Adjusters

End confusion around the Prudent Uninsured Test, urges claims expert at spring 2019 seminar of the Association of Average Adjusters
Nigel Rogers (left) and Keith Jones End confusion around the Prudent Uninsured Test, urges claims expert at spring 2019 seminar of the Association of Average Adjusters Shipowners dealing with repairs and other essentials after a marine casualty are often asked by their insurer to treat such expenses...
April 3rd, 2019 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IUA, Marine Insurance | Read More

HELMEPA’s Environmental exhibition in Tripolis comes to a close

HELMEPA’s Environmental exhibition in Tripolis comes to a close
.. HELMEPA’s Environmental exhibition in Tripolis comes to a close The mobile Exhibition of HELMEPA titled “Marine Environment and Sciences” was hosted at the Apostolopouleio Cultural Center of Tripolis and operated under the auspices of the local Municipality between 19 and 28 March 2019. In cooperation...
April 3rd, 2019 | Associations, Climate, Emissions, Environment, Exhibitions, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

ECSA holds workshop on the practical implementation of IMO GHG strategy

ECSA holds workshop on the practical implementation of IMO GHG strategy
ECSA holds workshop on the practical implementation of IMO GHG strategy The European Community Shipowners’ Associations (ECSA) organised a workshop on the practical implementation of measures to reduce Greenhouse Gas emissions, attended by representatives of the European Commission, the European Maritime...
April 3rd, 2019 | Associations, Energy, Environment, European Union, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMO, Organisations | Read More

The Asian Century and Shipping (Macro Macchiato 01/04/19)

The Asian Century and Shipping (Macro Macchiato 01/04/19)
Mark Williams The Asian Century and Shipping I’ve been spending some time thinking about the longer term changes to our industry which are based on the rise of the emerging markets to a position of dominance in the global economy and in our industry. I wrote in our Macro Macchiato about how the BRICs...
April 1st, 2019 | BIMCO, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Mr. Arun Sharma, Executive Chairman, IRClass Meets with IMO Secretary General

Mr. Arun Sharma, Executive Chairman, IRClass Meets with IMO Secretary General
  IMO’s Secretary-General Kitack Lim and IRClass Arun Sharma Mr. Arun Sharma, Executive Chairman, IRClass Meets with IMO Secretary General During a recent trip to London, Mr. Arun Sharma, Executive Chairman of leading classification society Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass), paid a visit...
April 1st, 2019 | Classification Societies, IACS, IMO | Read More

BMT Joins WOC

BMT Joins WOC
BMT Joins WOC BMT – INTERNATIONAL DESIGN, ENGINEERING, SCIENCE AND RISK MANAGEMENT CONSULTANCY – JOINS WORLD OCEAN COUNCIL WOC – the Global Blue Economy Business Organization – Continues to Grow with the Addition of BMT 1 April 2019 BMT is building on its commitment to responsible maritime...
April 1st, 2019 | Associations, Environment, Oceanology | Read More

YouTube star Crosby, regulator Cox to speak at BCC 19

YouTube star Crosby, regulator Cox to speak at BCC 19
Regulator Jeremy Cox                                                       Comedian Tripp Crosby YouTube star Crosby, regulator Cox to speak at BCC 19 Hamilton, Bermuda, March 29, 2019: YouTube comedian Tripp Crosby and Executive Chair of the Bermuda Monetary Authority...
March 29th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Associations, Banking, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Insurance and Reinsurance | Read More

The NI launches new edition of The Principles of Navigation

The NI launches new edition of The Principles of Navigation
..  The NI launches new edition of The Principles of Navigation 28.03.19 – Safe navigation at sea is dependent on good training, sound practice and long experience – and no organisation is better placed to draw on those qualities than the UK’s Royal Navy. The Nautical Institute is proud,...
March 28th, 2019 | Books, Health and Safety, Maritime Education and Training, Safety and Security, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Keynote speakers announced for EAAW VIII and MECSS 2019

Keynote speakers announced for EAAW VIII and MECSS 2019
Cdr Stephen P Markle USN (Ret) and Professor Christopher Hodge KEYNOTE SPEAKERS ANNOUNCED FOR EAAW VIII AND MECSS 2019 The keynote speakers for two influential Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST) events – Engine As A Weapon (EAAW VIII) and the Marine Electrical and Control...
March 28th, 2019 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IMarEST, Military, Technical, Technology | Read More

United Nations praises InterManager’s schools project

United Nations praises InterManager’s schools project
United Nations praises InterManager’s schools project A pioneering project to involve schoolchildren in the shipping industry has been praised by the United Nations (UN) as a good example of how to educate young people about ocean life. Adopt A Ship, promoted by InterManager, the international trade...
March 25th, 2019 | Associations, Education and Training, Intermanager, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

North American Marine Environment Protection Association and Los Angeles Maritime Institute Sign MOU to Advance Maritime Education

North American Marine Environment Protection Association and  Los Angeles Maritime Institute  Sign MOU to Advance Maritime Education
Carleen Lyden Walker North American Marine Environment Protection Association and  Los Angeles Maritime Institute  Sign MOU to Advance Maritime Education March 22, 2019- The North American Marine Environment Protection Association (NAMEPA) and Los Angeles Maritime Institute (LAMI) have signed a Memorandum...
March 22nd, 2019 | Associations, Environment, Maritime Education and Training | Read More