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RINA News Jobs Special Issue October 2016

RINA News Jobs Special Issue October 2016
The Newsletter of the Royal Institution of Naval Architects October 2016 RINA News – Jobs Special Issue is published regularly, with a worldwide subscription of over 28,000 naval architects and other engineers in the global maritime industry. The following positions are...
October 13th, 2016 | Associations, HR, Jobs, RINA (Royal Institution of Naval Architects | Read More

From the “brig” to the autonomous ship

From the “brig” to the autonomous ship
The president of the Fraternity of the Athenian Hydriots, John Sahinis opening the event The Fraternity of the Athenian Hydriots which was established in 1890 presented with great success 7th Hydra Shipping Conference “From the “brig” to the autonomous ship”  on Saturday, September...
October 13th, 2016 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corporate Social Responsibility, Events, HR, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime History and Museums, Reports, Shipmanagement | Read More

North P&I Club holds its annual seminar at The Yacht Club of Greece

North P&I Club holds its annual seminar at The Yacht Club of Greece
Helen Yacoumis of North (left); Vivi Kolliopoulou and Katerina Panagiotopoulou of Thenamaris Ship Management Inc; and Kostas Katsoulieris and Tony Allen of North at North’s Greek reception on 11 October 2016 Around 150 members and guests attended North’s annual seminar at the Yacht Club of Greece...
October 13th, 2016 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, P and I Clubs | Read More

Thirteen countries share SAR knowledge

Thirteen countries share SAR knowledge
NEW SKILLS LEARNED BY 65 LIFEBOAT CREW MEMBERS IN 5THYEAR OF EXCHANGES   London, Thursday, October 13. Helicopter crash training, survival techniques in cold water, rescuing crew mates from capsized boats and lifeguarding were just some of the activities for the 65 volunteers in the latest European...
October 13th, 2016 | Associations, Charity, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety, HR, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Crowley among First Private Companies to earn U.S. AQUA Lane Certification from CBP

Crowley among First Private Companies to earn U.S. AQUA Lane Certification from CBP
(PORT EVERGLADES, Fla.; Oct. 12, 2016) ­– Crowley Liner Services recently became one of the first private companies in the nation to be certified and validated by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) as part of its new Marine Port Terminal Operator (MPTO) designation, known as the AQUA Lane...
October 12th, 2016 | Associations, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory | Read More

LRQA supports Lloyd’s Register Foundation SOMOS Project

Vincent Doumeizel Lloyd’s Register Foundation has agreed a £500k grant to the world leading food sciences institution, Wageningen University and Research (WUR), supporting the Safe production Of Marine plants and use of Ocean Space (SOMOS). The project was developed jointly between LRQA, the Foundation...
October 12th, 2016 | Associations, Classification Societies, Food and Drink, Oceanology | Read More

ESPO Award 2016 Shortlisted projects: Port of Cartagena presents its project

ESPO Award 2016 Shortlisted projects: Port of Cartagena presents its project
Port of Cartagena 12 October 2016 – The ESPO Award 2016 will be presented to the port authority that succeeds the best in safeguarding and further upgrading the nature in the port area, both on land and at the waterside. The five projects that are shortlisted for this year’s Award are the projects...
October 12th, 2016 | Associations, Awards, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Just what authority and responsibility does the Master have when he is under attack?

Just what authority and responsibility does the Master have when he is under attack?
Dr Aleka Sheppard The shipping industry’s concerns about the significantly evolving changes in the shipmaster’s traditional role over the years is the basis of this year’s renowned Cadwallaader Debate. Dr Aleka Sheppard, Maritime Arbitrator, Founder and Chairman of the London Shipping Law Centre...
October 12th, 2016 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corporate Social Responsibility, HR, Legal, London Shipping Law Centre | Read More

Monthly Olympic Sailing Newsletter

Monthly Olympic Sailing Newsletter
Relive the emotions of the Nacra 17 Medal Race  In This Newsletter Spotting Trends at the Junior World Championships As the Junior World Championships continue to become a more important part of sailor development, you can be sure performance managers around the globe will continue to watch out for...
October 12th, 2016 | Associations, Clubs, Events, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Less authority but more responsibility: A Growing problem for Ship masters?

Less authority but more responsibility: A Growing problem for Ship masters?
Michael Grey The position of the Ship Master, apparently enshrined in centuries of law, custom and practice, is showing evidence of strain in the light of 21st century ship operation and management. The Master’s traditional authority is widely perceived as being diminished while responsibility is...
October 12th, 2016 | Communication, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corporate Social Responsibility, HR, Legal, London Shipping Law Centre, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  11-Oct-2016 JETTY CONSTRUCTION & UPGRADING WORK Singapore UNDERWATER SONAR EXPERIMENT Singapore IMMIGRATION INWARD FORMALITIES Fujairah, United Arab Emirates Jetty construction & upgrading work Tuesday, October 11, 2016, Singapore The working period has been extended...
October 11th, 2016 | Associations, Construction, Immigration, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

See Who’s Being Recognized! – NAMEPA Annual Awards Dinner

See Who’s Being Recognized! – NAMEPA Annual Awards Dinner
Nicky Papapdakis See Who’s Being Recognized!  Jack Buono, President & CEO SeaRiver Maritime Individual Marine Environment Protection Award Harley Marine Services Maritime Industry Marine Environment Protection Award National Ocean Council Government Agency Marine Environment Protection...
October 11th, 2016 | Associations, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

AAA expands its renowned exam system…

AAA expands its renowned exam system…
Keith Martin Association of Average Adjusters expands its renowned exam system with new module on upstream and offshore energy claims The Association of Average Adjusters announces the launch of a new exam module, Upstream and Offshore Energy Claims (A3). This A3 paper can be taken as an alternative...
October 11th, 2016 | Associations, Claims, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance, Maritime Education and Training, News | Read More

Open Forum by Project Connect

Open Forum by Project Connect
A full house at the Tsakos Group of Companies auditorium with George A. Tsavliris at the podium Opportunities at Sea for a successful career in Shipping “Bridge to Success” Following its “Meet the Shipping Community” event of March 9th, Project Connect Athens organised the forum, Opportunities...
October 11th, 2016 | Associations, Charity, Communication, Company Profiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corporate Social Responsibility, Events, HR, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

The Bulgarian Naval Academy acquired VSTEP simulators for its new simulation centre

The Bulgarian Naval Academy acquired VSTEP simulators for its new simulation centre
The Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy (NVNA) in Varna has opened a new simulation centre, The Centre for Integrated Management and Monitoring of the Coastal Zone, and has contracted VSTEP for the supply and delivery of several NAUTIS simulators. Varna, 11 October 2016 – On the 6th of August 2016,...
October 11th, 2016 | Academia, Associations, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

RGCONFERENCE ’16 was a great success!

RGCONFERENCE ’16 was a great success!
Reload Greece’s third annual flagship conference took place on Saturday 24thSeptember, in London. It was run in partnership with the London Business School and SEESOX (South East European Studies at Oxford). The Reload Greece Conference brought together over 200 top professionals,CEOs, diaspora...
October 10th, 2016 | Associations, Charity, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR | Read More

Intermodal Europe 2016 – How technology is helping shape the global maritime industry

Intermodal Europe 2016 – How technology is helping shape the global maritime industry
A view from a past Intermodal event Transport is often seen as an indication of the broader economy. Undoubtedly the container shipping industry has had an unsteady journey over the past 5 years, driving companies to look to more innovative ways to streamline operational costs, provide higher value services...
October 10th, 2016 | Associations, Canals, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

HRH The Princess Royal to attend exclusive event in support of the Mission to Seafarers Singapore

HRH The Princess Royal to attend exclusive event in support  of the Mission to Seafarers Singapore
l to r; Cecilia Leong-Faulkner; Pete Pela, Owner of the Royal Albatross; Deborah Gillies of the Riding for the Disabled Singapore; Lee Wai Pong, Chairman of The Mission to Seafarers Singapore Ambassadors; Nicky Wynne, International Director of Development, The Mission to Seafarers Singapore; Revd Peter...
October 10th, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR | Read More

Forwarders welcome positive signs on Heathrow

Forwarders welcome positive signs on Heathrow
Robert Keen The trade association that represents the UK’s freight forwarding and logistics businesses is pleased that the UK Government appears to be ready to stop its procrastination about the expansion of UK aviation capacity. Robert Keen, Director General of the British International Freight...
October 10th, 2016 | Airline Industry, Associations, Aviation, European Union, Logistics, Markets, Politics and Government, Trade and Commerce | Read More

HERO Long list revealed

HERO Long list revealed
  EEP Liferaft IMRF REVEALS LONG LIST OF H.E.R.O. AWARD ENTRIES FROM MARITIME SEARCH AND RESCUE TEAMS WORLDWIDE London, Monday, October 10. The International Maritime Rescue Federation (IMRF) today reveals the long list of entries for its H.E.R.O. awards – launched in April this year. The 30 finalists...
October 10th, 2016 | Associations, Awards, Health and Safety, News, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Captain Antonio Padron meets reps from ALFASHIP and QUEIROZ GALVAO E GAS

Captain Antonio Padron meets reps from ALFASHIP and QUEIROZ GALVAO E GAS
l to r: Ms. Iryna Krasnikava, Mr. Paulo Cury, Ms. Florence Touchard, Capt. Antonio M. Padrón, Mr. Rodrigo Ribeiro and Mr. Edgar Carnero Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago, “IMO Maritime Ambassador” and Maritime Authority of Tenerife, held a meeting representatives of ALFASHIP and QUEIROZ GALVAO...
October 9th, 2016 | Associations, Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Capers “cooling” down amid hurricanes and geopolitical chaos…

Capers “cooling” down amid hurricanes and geopolitical chaos…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed up just six points earlier on today at 921, given the low plus level of the Capers; Hurricanes and Geopolitics bring chaos, deaths and total global uncertainty. John Faraclas’ weekly recapitulation of the markets and geopolitics: The BDI was up six points...
October 7th, 2016 | Associations, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marinas, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Tourism, Markets, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Regulatory, Reports, Ship Conversions, Ship Demolitions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Shiprepair, Statistics, Stock Markets, Technical, Technology, Tourism, Weather | Read More

Aviation industry en route for Bermuda conference

Aviation industry en route for Bermuda conference
Hamilton, Bermuda, October 7, 2016—Close to 100 delegates are set to attend a major aviation event in Bermuda next week, bringing together air-finance and aircraft registration experts from Europe, the US, the Caribbean and Bermuda. The sixth annual Offshore Aircraft Registration Summit, hosted by...
October 7th, 2016 | Airline Industry, Associations, Aviation, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

European shipowners welcome CO2 deal for aviation and look forward to positive decisions at IMO

European shipowners welcome CO2 deal for aviation and look forward to positive decisions at IMO
Niels Smedegaard European shipowners welcome the International Civil Aviation Organisation’s (ICAO) agreement reached yesterday on a new global market-based measure to control Green House Gas (GHG) emissions from international aviation. “We congratulate our aviation colleagues with this new milestone...
October 7th, 2016 | Associations, Emissions, Environment, IMO, News, Pollution | Read More

Winner of FIATA’s Young Forwarder Award Announced

Winner of FIATA’s Young Forwarder Award Announced
FIATA Young Forwarder of the Year Winner, Shanon Gould receives her award from, on the left TT Club’s Senior Loss Prevention Executive, Mike Yarwood and Huxiang Zhao, President of FIATA The 2016 Young International Freight Forwarder of the Year (YIFFY) Award was announced at the World Congress in Dublin...
October 7th, 2016 | Associations, Awards, Events, HR, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs | Read More