Archive for the ‘Anniversaries’ Category

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
HOT PORT NEWS from GAC Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Worldwide – World Holidays: 26 January-8 February 2014 DATE: January 25, 2014 COUNTRY: Worldwide World Holidays: 26 January-8 February 2014 Public holidays around the world in the...
January 25th, 2014 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The GSCC’s 2014 Vassilopita worth to remember

The GSCC’s 2014 Vassilopita worth to remember
  The Chairman of GSCC Harry J. Fafalios delivers his message with Archbishop Gregorius on the left and Captain (Rt.HCG) Costas Amarantidis, H.E. The Greek Ambassador Constantinos Bikas and Emeritus Secretary-General of the IMO Adm (Rt.HCG) Efthymios Mitropoulos Following the Greek Shipping Co-operation...
January 24th, 2014 | Anniversaries, Associations, Events, HR, Shipmanagement | Read More

Foresight Shipping winter barbecue 2014…

Foresight Shipping winter barbecue 2014…
Ravi and Manju Mehrotra Foresight Shipping winter barbecue 2014 – Guests congratulate the Mehrotras on the group’s 30th anniversary London always kicks off the annual calendar in the shipping market with the glorious Winter BBQ hosted by Ravi Mehrotra, executive chairman of Foresight Ltd, by Mrs...
January 18th, 2014 | Anniversaries, Charity, Events | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * United States, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – Safety zone for fireworks display * Australia, all ports – Cyclone Update – Dampier & Port Hedland * Australia, Newcastle – Revision to the Newcastle...
December 31st, 2013 | Anniversaries, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

In Flanders fields, Great War commemorations will flow from 2014-2018

In Flanders fields, Great War commemorations will flow from 2014-2018
Belgian machine gunner guards trench. Source: August 1918 edition of The War Pictorial magazine In Flanders fields, Great War commemorations will flow from 2014-2018,  By James Brewer Visitors from near and far, including Commonwealth countries, will flock to northern Europe in 2014 to pay their respects...
December 29th, 2013 | Anniversaries, Events, Military | Read More

Maritime Law Evolving

Maritime Law Evolving
Now this book, a recapitulation of the evolution of this fascinating area of law has been my bed fellow since the 5th of November just after the Donald O’ May lecture at the Merchants Taylor’s Hall in the City. It was on the occasion of celebrating the 30 years of the Institute of Maritime Law, University...
December 24th, 2013 | Anniversaries, Books, Legal | Read More

InterManager president highlights “interesting times” in his new year message

InterManager president highlights “interesting times” in his new year message
Gerardo Borromeo, Intermanager President The shipping industry has shown great resilience in battling through the recent economic downturn, according to InterManager President Gerardo Borromeo. But he urged caution following a recent jump in new build tanker orders, stating: “We live in interesting...
December 23rd, 2013 | Anniversaries, Intermanager | Read More

At a UK wartime airfield, heroism of Special Operations Executive women finally is honoured

At a UK wartime airfield, heroism of Special Operations Executive women finally is honoured
Prince Charles is invited to unveil the memorial At a UK wartime airfield, heroism of Special Operations Executive women finally is honoured,  By James Brewer Seventy years after risking their lives behind enemy lines, the memory of 75 female agents who spied for Britain during World War II has been...
December 20th, 2013 | Anniversaries, Books, Events, Military, People and Places, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

NI CEO joins WMU for 30th anniversary

NI CEO joins WMU for 30th anniversary
Philip Wake (left) with WMU Associate Professor Dr Ilias Visvikis. In November, Nautical Institute chief executive Philip Wake was honoured to be a guest of the World Maritime University at its 30th Anniversary Dinner and Graduation of the Class of 2013. The Class consisted of 106 Master degree students...
December 19th, 2013 | Anniversaries, Maritime Education and Training, The Nautical Institute | Read More

The Piraeus Marine Club’s Christmas Do…

The Piraeus Marine Club’s Christmas Do…
Andreas Callitsis …greeting or …being greeted by Kate Viena, Olga Micha and Vasso Sella as he enters the club … was the first one from the four attended today – a full program showing the world that Greece’s Shipping continues despite the various hick-ups…local and international…...
December 19th, 2013 | Anniversaries, Clubs, Events, People and Places | Read More

Trinity House 500th anniversary milestone

Trinity House 500th anniversary milestone
The Trinity House building at night THE CORPORATION OF TRINITY HOUSE CELEBRATES 500th ANNIVERSARY MILESTONE  On 20th May, 1514 , a young King Henry VIII granted a Royal Charter to a fraternity of mariners called the Guild of the Holy Trinity “so that they might regulate the pilotage of ships in the...
December 19th, 2013 | Anniversaries, Associations, Maritime History and Museums | Read More

Lloyd’s Register’s Christmas and New Year open house celebration…

Lloyd’s Register’s Christmas and New Year open house celebration…
Captain Panagiotis N. Tsakos with Apostolos Poulovassilis Down Town Piraeus earlier this afternoon, at its Akti Miaouli premises, Apostolos Poulovassilis, EMEA regional manager, together with the management and staff of Lloyd’s Register Piraeus and members from the society’s UK head quarters,...
December 17th, 2013 | Anniversaries, Charity, Classification Societies, Clubs, Company Profiles, Events, People and Places, Technical, Technology | Read More

The “HELMEPA Junior” program celebrates 20 years of operation

The “HELMEPA Junior” program celebrates 20 years of operation
Meeting of the HELMEPA Junior Board of Representatives for the 2012-2013 school year. Schoolchildren, parents, teachers and Coordinators for School Activities from all over Greece, together with HELMEPA’s Chairman, Board Members and staff celebrated the 20th anniversary of the “HELMEPA Junior”...
December 17th, 2013 | Anniversaries, Charity, Environment | Read More

Shipping industry attends Mission’s Christmas Festival

Shipping industry attends Mission’s Christmas Festival
The Mission to Seafarers is pleased to announce the attendance of key shipping professionals at its annual Christmas service: The Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols 2013. The evening was attended by leaders from the shipping industry and loyal supporters, with a performance by the Lloyd’s Choir, at...
December 16th, 2013 | Anniversaries, Associations, Charity, Events | Read More

Tsavliris Christmas party 2013; who wasn’t there!

Tsavliris Christmas party 2013; who wasn’t there!
Andreas A. Tsavliris delivering his Christmas speech Off to the Tsavliris Salvage Group Christmas cocktail party at the Royal Thames Yacht Club in Knightsbridge where last Tuesday over 300 guests enjoyed one of the best ever Christmas events of the last decade! All sectors of the industry where represented;...
December 12th, 2013 | Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Charity, Environment, Events, HR, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Seahorse Club celebrates its 50th Anniversary: Annual Journalist Awards Winners Announced

Seahorse Club celebrates its 50th Anniversary:  Annual Journalist Awards Winners Announced
2013 is a very special year for the Seahorse Club as it celebrates its 50th Anniversary.  To mark the occasion a very special Christmas Party was held in London on Tuesday, 10th December which attracted many Seahorse supporters both old and new. In addition, two new Journalist Awards were launched;...
December 12th, 2013 | Anniversaries, Awards, Clubs, Press and Media | Read More

Liberation Route Europe project marks 70th anniversary…

Liberation Route Europe project marks 70th anniversary…
Commemoration at River Waal near Nijmegen. Copyright Liberation Route Europe Foundation. Liberation Route Europe project marks 70th anniversary of the great land, air and sea push by the Allies,  By James Brewer It was once “the highway to hell, ” a chain of fiercely contested European battlegrounds...
December 4th, 2013 | Anniversaries, Events, Military, People and Places, Politics and Government, Reports | Read More

Hellenic Armed Forces Day 2013

Hellenic Armed Forces Day 2013
Hellenic Centre’s Christina Vagioti, Captain (HN) Apostolos Trivlidis, his wife Mrs. Marianna Stamati, and Captain Michael Kounoupas At a full house in London’s Hellenic Centre, on Thursday the 21st of November, the Hellenic Defence Attaché Captain (HN) Apostolos Trivlidis and his wife Mrs....
November 30th, 2013 | Anniversaries, Defense, Events, Military | Read More

Panama’s National Day: A Nation aiming high

Panama’s National Day: A Nation aiming high
H.E.Ana Irene Delgado addressing the 300-strong guests On the occasion of Panama’s National day, H.E. Ana Irene Delgado, Ambassador and Consul General of Panama to the United Kingdom hosted yesterday at lunch time a Reception at the Conservatory of the Millennium Gloucester Hotel in West Central London. The...
November 27th, 2013 | Anniversaries, Canals, Events, Logistics, Politics and Government, Shipping Centers | Read More

Rhodes Communications Celebrates 30 Years of Business

Rhodes Communications Celebrates 30 Years of Business
Norfolk-Based PR Company Specializes in Vertical Market Business-to-Business Communications for International Clients NORFOLK, Va. – Nov. 26, 2013 – Rhodes Communications, Inc., an international public relations and marketing services company based in Norfolk, Va., celebrates its 30th year of business...
November 27th, 2013 | Anniversaries, Communication, Press and Media | Read More

The IMO 2013 bravery awards ceremony

The IMO 2013 bravery awards ceremony
A standing ovation for one of the winners Mr. Jinguo Yang (posthumously), pictured in the megaframe, a very touching moment Aviation Survival Technician Second Class Randy J. Haba and Aviation Survival Technician Second Class Daniel J. Todd of the United States Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City,...
November 26th, 2013 | Anniversaries, Awards, Charity, Events, Health and Safety, IMO, Maritime Accidents, Safety and Security | Read More

Record turnout at 7th City of London Biennial Meeting

Record turnout at 7th City of London Biennial Meeting
Prof. Costas Grammenos introducing the event and giving a brief account of the Centre’s 30th Anniversary on day 1 20 November 2013 – Hundreds of delegates from as far away as China, Hong Kong and the USA convened in London for the seventh City of London Biennial Meeting. More than 700 senior...
November 20th, 2013 | Academia, Anniversaries, Banking, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, Finance, HR, Markets, Shipfinance | Read More

The Duke of Kent attends Liszt anniversary celebration in Budapest (followed by the article translated into Hungarian)

The Duke of Kent attends Liszt anniversary celebration in Budapest (followed by the article translated into Hungarian)
HRH The Duke of Kent cuts the ribbon at the inauguration of the refurbished Franz Liszt small hall of the Liszt Academy of Music, watched by Prime Minister Orbán and Lady Solti The Duke of Kent attends Liszt anniversary celebration in Budapest (followed by the article translated into Hungarian) By...
November 9th, 2013 | Anniversaries, Charity, Clubs, Events, Music, News, People and Places | Read More

A happy birthday: Oakeshott Insurance celebrates its 20th anniversary, its Lloyd’s accreditation, and a new book by George Grishin

A happy birthday: Oakeshott Insurance celebrates its 20th anniversary, its Lloyd’s accreditation, and a new book by George Grishin
Hanging on George Grishin’s words A happy birthday: Oakeshott Insurance celebrates its 20th anniversary, its Lloyd’s accreditation, and a new book by George Grishin,  By James Brewer A remarkable City marine insurance success story has its origins at the kitchen table of a house in Highgate,...
September 27th, 2013 | Anniversaries, Events, Insurance and Reinsurance | Read More

IMO Symposium debates a Sustainable Maritime Transportation System

IMO Symposium debates a Sustainable Maritime Transportation System
An IMO symposium on a Sustainable Maritime Transportation System, held on world Maritime Day (26 September 2013), provided an opportunity for a discussion on a global agenda for a sustainable maritime transportation system.   The symposium reflected the world Maritime Day theme: “Sustainable Development:...
September 27th, 2013 | Academia, Anniversaries, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corporate Social Responsibility, Energy, Environment, HR, Immigration, Labour Disputes, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Shipfinance | Read More