Archive for the ‘Anniversaries’ Category

HRAS News: UK Anti Slavery Day – 18 October 2018

HRAS News: UK Anti Slavery Day – 18 October 2018
UK Anti Slavery Day – 18 October 2018 Thursday 18th of October is Anti-Slavery Day in the UK. While many may think slavery is a thing of the past, modern slavery is estimated to be a £115 billion industry. Human trafficking is an intertwined issue with modern slavery, with the ILO estimating 21 million...
October 19th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Charity, Communication, Corruption, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore | Read More

NAMEPA Annual Conference and Awards Dinner Highlights Corporate Sustainable Responsibility

NAMEPA Annual Conference and Awards Dinner Highlights Corporate Sustainable Responsibility
October 14, 2018 – The North American Marine Environment Protection Association (NAMEPA) will be hosting its 11th Annual Conference and Awards Dinner on Thursday, October 25th aboard the Hornblower Infinity at Pier 40 in New York City. This year’s conference theme is “The New CSR: Ethical, Strategic,...
October 15th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Associations, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón at the celebration events of the 170 years of the FRED OLSEN shipping company in Cádiz

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón  at the celebration events of the 170 years of the FRED OLSEN shipping company in Cádiz
l to r: Capt. Jens Gulowsen (Braemar), Capt. Mikael Degerlund (Boudicca), Capt. Henrik Mattsson (Black Watch), Capt. Juha Sartela (Boudicca), Capt. Antonio M. Padrón, Mr. Fred Olsen Jr, President of FRED OLSEN CRUISE LINES, Capt. Jozo Glavic (Braemar), Capt. Valentin Giuglea (Black Watch), Capt. Rommel...
October 11th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Communication, Company Profiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Port Solent’s Prosecco Festival returns this October

Port Solent’s Prosecco Festival returns this October
Port Solent Prosecco Festival fire dancers Following the success of last year’s event, Port Solent is offering Prosecco lovers another evening to remember on Saturday 20 October from 6.30pm with a show-stopping, glitz and glamour-styled festival of Prosecco. Spread across the entire Boardwalk, guests...
October 1st, 2018 | Anniversaries, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Food and Drink | Read More

GTMaritime celebrates 20 years delivering essential maritime communications with excellence

GTMaritime celebrates 20 years delivering essential maritime communications with excellence
GTMaritime, the maritime communication specialists, are celebrating 20 years of delivering essential maritime communications with excellence. Since 1998 GTMaritime has been providing a range of technology solutions to the maritime industry that serve to enable effective communications over satellite. In...
October 1st, 2018 | Anniversaries, Company Profiles, IT and Communications | Read More

The BDI@1,524 …hooray hooray?

The BDI@1,524 …hooray hooray?
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) clinched 21 points earlier on today greatly assisting the mood for the World Maritime Day! Geopolitics in perplexed jeopardy; ultra-caution should be observed. John Faraclas daily briefing: The Capes’ BCI managed a good 39 points plus and now stands at 1,949...
September 27th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, IMO, Markets, News, Organisations, Reports, Shipping Centers, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daikin Reefer celebrates 50 years of Market – leading reefer innovation

Daikin Reefer celebrates 50 years of Market – leading reefer innovation
Shin Furuta, President, Daikin Reefer, With quality and reliability at its core, Daikin Reefer continues to push the boundaries of reefer technology OSAKA, 27 September 2018: Daikin Reefer, a leading global supplier of container refrigeration equipment, is this month officially celebrating its 50th...
September 27th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Events, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
22-Sep-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 23 SEPTEMBER-6 OCTOBER 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 23 September-6 October 2018 Saturday, September 22, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 22 Sep (Sat)-24 Sep (Mon) – Mid-Autumn Festival 23 Sep (Sun) – September...
September 22nd, 2018 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Damen Shipyards Galati opens historical exhibition as part of continuing 125 year anniversary celebrations

Damen Shipyards Galati opens historical exhibition as part of continuing 125 year anniversary celebrations
From the opening ceremony Displaying an extensive collection of historical maritime memorabilia, Damen Shipyards Galati has opened an exhibition in the Lower Danube University in the Romanian city of Galati. The exhibition is part of the yard’s 125 year anniversary celebrations that began with the...
September 10th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Events, Maritime History and Museums, People and Places, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

The 9th Hydra Shipping Conference: Romanticism in Shipping

The 9th Hydra Shipping Conference: Romanticism in Shipping
Hydra, the Port 9th Hydra Shipping Conference Saturday September 15th 2018 Every September since 2009, the Fraternity of the Athenian Hydriots, organizes the “Hydra Shipping Conference” in the historic island of Hydra.A tradition in the world of Shipping, with guests from the Maritime Business...
September 8th, 2018 | Academia, Anniversaries, Charity, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime History and Museums, People and Places | Read More

Honouring Mikis Theodorakis: a great night at the Armata 2018 in Spetses

Honouring Mikis Theodorakis: a great night at the Armata 2018 in Spetses
Mezzo-Soprano Eleni Voudouraki In tribute to the world-famous composer Mikis Theodorakis, a special performance took place earlier tonight in Spetses at the Posidonion Square, as part of the Armata 2018. Featured in a programme orchestrated, chorally produced and musically directed and conducted by Panagis...
September 7th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime History and Museums, Music, News, People and Places | Read More

Antwerp Towage celebrates tenth anniversary

Antwerp Towage celebrates tenth anniversary
. Harbour towage specialist Antwerp Towage marked its tenth anniversary on 6 September with a ceremony at Waterfront Bar & Resto in Antwerp which was attended by many prominent industry representatives and port users. Antwerp Towage NV was established in 2008 as a joint-venture between leading towage...
September 7th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
06-Sep-2018 SEA PARADE IN HONG KONG Hong Kong SEA PARADE IN HONG KONG Hong Kong MARINE WORKS IN THE HUNG HOM FAIRWAY Hong Kong 2018 NATIONAL DAY FIREWORKS DISPLAY Hong Kong RECONSTRUCTION WORKS FOR SHARP ISLAND PIER Hong Kong PROCEDURE OF REPORTING MARINE OR SECURITY INCIDENT INVOLVING SINGAPORE-REGISTERED...
September 6th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory, Safety and Security, Sports | Read More

Merchant seafarer union RMT celebrates Merchant Navy Day by flying the Red Ensign

Merchant seafarer union RMT celebrates Merchant Navy Day by flying the Red Ensign
Mick Cash Merchant seafarer union RMT today celebrated Merchant Navy Day by flying the Red Ensign, the flag of the UK Merchant Navy from Maritime House in London and Regional Offices across the country. RMT General Secretary, Mick Cash said: “We are pleased to participate in the annual Merchant Navy...
September 3rd, 2018 | Anniversaries, HR | Read More

Evergreen Group Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Evergreen Group Celebrates 50th Anniversary
Evergreen Group’s senior executives celebrated the Group’s 50th anniversary with birthday cakes, looking forward to providing customers and the general public with better service across sea, land and the sky. “Full Steam Ahead” into the future Taipei, Taiwan (01 September, 2018) – Evergreen...
September 2nd, 2018 | Anniversaries, Company Profiles, Liner Shipping and Trade, News, People and Places, Story of the Day | Read More

Panama Maritime XIV Conference & World Exhibition

Panama Maritime XIV Conference & World Exhibition
Panama Maritime 2019 Organising Committee PANAMA MARITIME XIV CONFERENCE & WORLD EXHIBITION 17-20 MARCH 2019 Panama City will be 500 years old in 2019 and of course Panamanians are planning on celebrating in a grand style, as they know how to do –and to help celebrate Panama´s contributions to...
August 27th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Shipping Centers | Read More

A tribute to the Wife of the Seafarer at Galaxidi

A tribute to the Wife of the Seafarer at Galaxidi
The sculpture by Kostas Ananidas An early tribute to the Wife of the Seafarer at Galaxidi Nearly 10 years ago – 20 September 2008, in a  unique gathering of the international shipping community at Galaxidi, at the centre more or less of the Corinthian Gulf in Greece, the unveiling ceremony of the...
August 26th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMO, Maritime Art, Maritime History and Museums, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places, Shipping Centers, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Charity wants to hear your memories of the sea

Charity wants to hear your memories of the sea
Picture of Kit Gibson (left) and Jonah Gibson (right) making memories and building sandcastles on a family holiday A 200 year old maritime charity is calling on people to share their memories of the sea to highlight our connection and dependence on the sea. Stuart Rivers, Sailors’ Society’s CEO explained:...
August 17th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Charity, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Photography, Reports | Read More

Damen Shipyards Galati celebrates 125 years

Damen Shipyards Galati celebrates 125 years
from the celebrations Galati yard has delivered over 1,300 vessels during proud history On 15th August, Damen Shipyards Galati held a party for the annual celebration of Ziua Navalistului – Shipbuilder’s Day. This year the party was larger than usual as it incorporated a celebration of 100 years...
August 16th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Events, News, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Councils across the UK will be flying a Red Ensign on Merchant Navy Day

Councils across the UK will be flying a Red Ensign on Merchant Navy Day
Councillor Lindsay Hall, Westminster Lord Mayor Red Ensign for Merchant Navy Day Councils across the UK will be flying a Red Ensign on Merchant Navy Day  The Right Worshipful Lord Mayor of Westminster, Councillor Lindsey Hall, is supporting Seafarers UK’s ‘Fly the Red Ensign for Merchant Navy Day’...
August 14th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Events, HR | Read More

TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show to be full with more brands in 2018

TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show to be full with more brands in 2018
Record sales of exhibition space as this year’s Show virtually sold out  TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show 2018 will welcome over 80 new brands to its 500+ strong fleet of exhibitors, as well as seeing around 100 companies increase the size of their stand or number of berths this year. The...
July 31st, 2018 | Anniversaries, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marinas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Sailing, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Sports, Technical, Technology, Tourism, Yachting | Read More

Don’t miss Lodia* 2018 in Chios

Don’t miss Lodia* 2018 in Chios
. Don’t miss in Chios, the island of the winds, the island that rules Planet Ocean’s waves** and in particular at Vrontados, the second largest town on Greece’s fifth largest island, Lodia 2018. This year the Sailing, Water Polo and Swimming races coincide with the Vrontados Centennial***!...
July 25th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Associations, Charity, Events, Sailing, Sports | Read More

Thome Group Celebrates 55 Years in Business

Thome Group Celebrates 55 Years in Business
Thome is still a family run business – Olav and Claes Eek Thorstensen July 2018 is a significant milestone in the history of the Thome Group because it was 55 years ago this month that the company was first incorporated in Singapore.  The expansion of the business from its humble beginnings as...
July 17th, 2018 | Anniversaries, News, Shipmanagement | Read More

Port Solent celebrates its 30th anniversary by going back to the 80s

Port Solent celebrates its 30th anniversary by going back to the 80s
Lisa Fowler Get your leg warmers on and join Port Solent to celebrate its 30th Birthday on Saturday 28 July with an 80’s themed event suitable for all the family, featuring live music, outdoor cinema, children’s activities and the return of the Lively Lady, the very first boat to visit the marina...
July 16th, 2018 | Anniversaries, News, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Celebrating 50 years of pioneers and first-evers at TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show

Celebrating 50 years of pioneers and first-evers at TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show
The legacy boat show! This year TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show celebrates its golden anniversary. Over the last 50 years it has been the launchpad for boating legends, seen the evolution of ground-breaking technology and tracked the rise of global marine brands…and shows no sign of stopping! Taking...
July 12th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More