Archive for the ‘Awards’ Category

Environmental Awards 2018 honor HELMEPA

Environmental Awards 2018 honor HELMEPA
The Chairman of the Judging Committee Dr Katia Lazaridis, Deputy Rector of Academic Affairs and International Relations at Harokopio University, presenting HELMEPA’s honorary award to the association’s representative Constantinos Andreadis On Tuesday, July 10, 2018, the Hellenic Marine Environment...
July 12th, 2018 | Associations, Awards, Environment, Events, People and Places | Read More

Wärtsilä 34DF engine awarded EPA Tier III certification in diesel mode

Wärtsilä 34DF engine awarded EPA Tier III certification in diesel mode
A 6-cylinder Wärtsilä 34DF dual-fuel engine. Wärtsilä Corporation, 10 July 2018 at 10.00 a.m. EEST – The technology group Wärtsilä announces another milestone achievement with regard to its Wärtsilä 34DF dual-fuel engine. The 34DF engine has been awarded the USA Environmental Protection...
July 10th, 2018 | Awards, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Rescue diver from China who saved three from sunken cargo ship to be recognized with IMO bravery accolade

Rescue diver from China who saved three from sunken cargo ship to be recognized with IMO bravery accolade
IMO Award for Exceptional Bravery at Sea A rescue diver from China who made a series of underwater dives to rescue three people from a sunken cargo ship will receive the 2018 IMO Award for Exceptional Bravery At Sea.  http://www.imo.org/en/MediaCentre/PressBriefings/Pages/14-C120Bravery.aspx   A...
July 9th, 2018 | Awards, Health and Safety, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Associated British Ports, North Sea Port, Ports of Rotterdam and Tallinn in the running for the ESPO Award 2018

Associated British Ports, North Sea Port, Ports of Rotterdam and Tallinn in the running for the ESPO Award 2018
Guadeloupe Ports Caraïbes is the winner of the ESPO Award 2017 06 July 2018 The ESPO secretariat received four submissions for the 10thedition of the ESPO Award. Under the theme “Ports as a good work environment for everyone”, the ESPO Award 2018 will award the port authority which has an innovative...
July 6th, 2018 | Awards, Ports & Terminals | Read More

InterManager Secretary General awarded honorary degree

InterManager Secretary General awarded honorary degree
InterManager Secretary-General, Captain Kuba Szymanski, receives his honorary doctorate from Solent University Secretary General of InterManager, Captain Kuba Szymanksi, has been awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Maritime Studies by Solent University. In addition to his role at InterManager, Captain...
July 6th, 2018 | Academia, Awards, HR, Intermanager | Read More

Calling for more nominations for the IMRF Awards

Calling for more nominations for the IMRF Awards
. Anyone with knowledge of an individual or team that has been made an exceptional contribution to maritime search and rescue is being urged to submit an entry for theInternational Maritime Rescue Federation (IMRF) Awards now.  Theresa Crossley, CEO IMRF says: “Entries are coming in from around...
July 6th, 2018 | Awards, Charity, Communication, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Groundings, Health and Safety, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

IACS awarded Seatrade’s Anniversary Award…

IACS awarded Seatrade’s Anniversary Award…
The then IACS Chair Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen receiving the award from Emma Howell IACS AWARDED SEATRADE’S ANNIVERSARY AWARD IN RECOGNITION OF 50 YEARS’ DEDICATED SERVICE TO SAFETY, THE ENVIRONMENT, AND SUPPORT OF THE IMO IACS was honoured and delighted to receive the Industry Anniversary Award at the...
July 3rd, 2018 | Associations, Awards, Classification Societies, Environment, Events, Health and Safety, IACS, News, Safety and Security | Read More

Dr Ravi K Mehotra, CBE wins Lifetime Achievement Award at Seatrade Awards 30th Anniversary Celebration

Dr Ravi K Mehotra, CBE wins Lifetime Achievement Award at Seatrade Awards 30th Anniversary Celebration
Seatrade Awards 2018 winners gather onstage at the 30th anniversary celebrations Friday 29 June (London, UK) – This year’s Seatrade Awards was a celebration of 30 years rewarding excellence across the shipping industry. The event had a celebratory feel which culminated in the last award which...
June 30th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Awards, Events, People and Places, Story of the Week | Read More

Corvus Energy named “Supplier of the Year” for 4th consecutive year

Corvus Energy named “Supplier of the Year” for 4th consecutive year
Corvus Energy, the marine industry’s leading supplier of battery energy storage, has been named “Supplier of the Year” at the Electric & Hybrid Marine Awards 2018. Electric & Hybrid Marine Awards 2018 recognizes Corvus Energy, supplier of battery energy storage systems, for its...
June 29th, 2018 | Awards, Energy | Read More

International Safety Awards 2019 are launched

International Safety Awards 2019 are launched
International Safety Awards – trophy British Safety Council launches International Safety Awards 2019 with new award categories and improvements to make them more globally accessible The British Safety Council’s International Safety Awards are an internationally recognised accolade for safety...
June 27th, 2018 | Awards | Read More

Online Nominations Now Being Accepted for 2018 SHIPPINGInsight Awards

Online Nominations Now Being Accepted for 2018 SHIPPINGInsight Awards
… STAMFORD, Conn. – June 21, 2018 – Nominations are now being accepted for the 2018 SHIPPINGInsight Award, to be presented at an Awards luncheon on the second day of the seventh SHIPPINGInsight Fleet Optimization Conference & Exhibition, Oct. 16-18, in Stamford, Connecticut. The award is...
June 21st, 2018 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

KVH Videotel Wins Multiple International Film Awards for “Cyber Security at Sea” Programme

KVH Videotel Wins Multiple International Film Awards for “Cyber Security at Sea” Programme
    James Cleave, Producer, for Videotel holding some of the awards. The maritime training film, a key component to KVH’s commercial shipping cyber security strategy, received five top awards KVH Videotel™ is delighted to announce that it has won a total of nine awards in four recent prestigious...
June 14th, 2018 | Awards, Events, Film Industry, IT and Communications, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

The 2018 Bagong Bayani Award for Community and Social Service

The 2018 Bagong Bayani Award for Community and Social Service
Captain Augusto P. Buenaventura receiving the trophy (The third person from the right) “2018 Bagong Bayani Award for Community and Social Service” Awarded to Captain of HAMBURG BRIDGE for Rescue Operation at Sea Captain Augusto P. Buenaventura, the Master of containership HAMBURG BRIDGE, has been...
June 14th, 2018 | Awards, Health and Safety, Immigration, Safety and Security | Read More

PD Ports director Jim French recognised in Queen’s Birthday Honours List

PD Ports director Jim French recognised in Queen’s Birthday Honours List
Jim French MBE Jim French, PD Ports’ Director Portcentric Logistics and former RHA (Road Haulage Association) Chairman, has been awarded an MBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List for services to young people in the transport industry. Jim started his career as a traffic office trainee before moving...
June 12th, 2018 | Awards, HR, News, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Piraeus Port Authority sets high standards for quality and environmental management

Piraeus Port Authority sets high standards for quality and environmental management
LR’s Nick_Brown presents certificates to Capt. Weng Lin of PPA at Posidonia Piraeus Port Authority (PPA) awarded double certification against ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 by Lloyd’s Register (LR) 06 June 2018 – At a ceremony today held during international shipping exhibition Posidonia,...
June 6th, 2018 | Awards, Classification Societies, Environment | Read More

SingPost named Asia Pacific Regional Champion in global postal service index

SingPost named Asia Pacific Regional Champion  in global postal service index
Singapore Ranking by Universal Postal Union across 173 postal services worldwide places SingPost 7th in the world SINGAPORE, 28 May 2018 – Singapore Post (SingPost) has been ranked seventh in the world by the Universal Postal Union (UPU) – the United Nations agency that oversees and coordinates...
May 28th, 2018 | Awards, Communication, Consumers Market | Read More

Chairman’s Award for HSSE Excellence highlights GAC’s corporate social responsibility

Chairman’s Award for HSSE Excellence highlights GAC’s corporate social responsibility
GAC Dubai Managing Director Ronald Lichtenecker accepts the 2017 Chairman’s Award for HSSE Excellence from its founder, GAC Group Executive Chairman Björn Engblom. Prize money for safety and environmental initiative will support efforts to beat hunger Dubai, UAE, 17 May 2018 – The GAC Group’s...
May 17th, 2018 | Awards, Corporate Social Responsibility, HR | Read More

AAL triumphs again at AFLAS Awards

AAL triumphs again at AFLAS Awards
Jack Zhou, AAL (Left) receiving the award from Patrick Lam, Yantian International Container Terminals (Right) May 17, 2018 – AAL, one of the world’s leading global breakbulk and heavy lift operators, has been named ‘Best Shipping Line – Project Cargo’ at the prestigious 2018 Asian Freight,...
May 17th, 2018 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Norsepower wins prestigious WWF 2018 Climate Solver Award

Norsepower wins prestigious WWF 2018 Climate Solver Award
24mx4m Norsepower Rotor Sail successfully installed onboard the Viking Grace. Wind-assisted propulsion technology company is the only honouree from the shipping sector in the Nordic awards HELSINKI – 16 May 2018: Norsepower Oy Ltd., the leading provider of low-maintenance, software operated, and data...
May 16th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Awards, Climate, Cruise Industry, Environment, Events, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Winners from inaugural Seafarers Awards announced by The Mission to Seafarers

Winners from inaugural Seafarers Awards announced by The Mission to Seafarers
l to r: Capt Rajesh Unni, Jan Webber, Capt Rob Walker, Enver Bilgi (Zenith Maritime – on behalf of Servet Akturk), The Reverend Canon Andrew Wright, Vijay Rangroo (MTM Ship Management), Marlon Roño (on behalf of Capt Jonathan Adriatico) Awards recognise seafarers, shore-based staff, volunteers...
May 15th, 2018 | Awards, Charity, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR | Read More

The crew of Sodebo Ultim’ wins Nice UltiMed!

The crew of Sodebo Ultim’ wins Nice UltiMed!
The winners ,the crew of Sodebo Ultim’ ©Jean-Marie Liot / A.S.O Crossing the finish line off Rauba Capeù at 13 hours 59 minutes 28 seconds French time, the crew of Sodebo Ultim’ has taken the win in the main event of the Nice UltiMed after 3 days, 57 minutes and 28 seconds of racing, after a breathtaking...
May 5th, 2018 | Awards, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Thome Wins Seatrade Maritime CSR Awards Asia

Thome Wins Seatrade Maritime CSR Awards Asia
Olav Nortun, CEO of the Thome Group, accepting the CSR Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia The Thome Group has won the Corporate Social Responsibility award at the 2018 Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia.     The judging panel were impressed with the variety of different ways in which the company encouraged its...
May 4th, 2018 | Awards, Charity, Corporate Social Responsibility, Energy, Environment, Events, HR, Shipmanagement | Read More

The longest serving member of staff at Southampton-based maritime charity Sailors’ Society has retired

The longest serving member of staff at Southampton-based maritime charity Sailors’ Society has retired
In recognition of her dedicated service to the charity, His Royal Highness Prince Michael of Kent presented Ann with a certificate at Sailors’ Society’s 200th anniversary service The longest serving member of staff at Southampton-based maritime charity Sailors’ Society, has retired yesterday ...
May 4th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Awards, Charity, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime History and Museums, Person Profiles | Read More

Fracino founder – ‘oracle of expresso’ – in final line up for lifetime achievement award

Fracino founder – ‘oracle of expresso’ – in final line up for lifetime achievement award
Fracino founder in final line up of lifetime achievement award Fracino founder in final line up for lifetime achievement award  Frank Maxwell, founder of exporter Fracino – who has been instrumental in powering the Birmingham espresso coffee machine manufacturer to a global brand – is up...
May 2nd, 2018 | Awards, Company Profiles, Food and Drink, Person Profiles | Read More

Marine Towing of Tampa awarded industry First Sub M Certification

Marine Towing of Tampa awarded industry First Sub M Certification
Industry leaders use Helm CONNECT to earn First Certificate of Inspection (COI) issued under new Coast Guard regulations for towing vessels Tampa Bay –  Leading harbor towage operator Marine Towing of Tampa earned an industry first on April 20th, when its 86.7 foot, 4200 hp towing vessel Endeavor became...
May 1st, 2018 | Awards, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More